Approach Mt Kilimanjaro from the north for the opportunity to see amazing mountainside African animals – monkeys and even the occasional elephant – on the ascent of this unforgettable mountain.
This epic East African adventure tour travels from Zimbabwe to Kenya. Safari in the Serengeti, go gorilla trekking, visit Lake Malawi and much more. This mind-blowing East African adventure tour combines all the region's most unforgettable experiences.
Walk backwards in time along the Great Wall and stare down an army of Terracotta Warriors before leaping into the future of Shanghai's incredible high-rise towers on this fast-paced tour of China's highlights.
Jump onboard this Overland tour between two of South America's most iconic cities - Lima and Quito. Reaching along the back of the continent, discover places of immense natural beauty and explore regions off the tourist trail. From Peru's sparse landscapes to Ecuador's jungle clad mountains...
Comparable to the Himalayas and the Rockies in terms of snow-capped alpine beauty, Perus Cordillera Huayhuash is a mountain-climbers dream come true.
Its a wide-open space between the aptly named Red Centre and Adelaide, and we intend to make the most of it on this 9-day trek full of good company and good times. From touring national parks to wine tastings in the Barossa Valley to hitting up the iconic Great Ocean Road...
Climbing the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, spotting condors at Colca Canyon, feeling like a local at a Lake Titicaca homestay, being able to choose the excursions that interest you, exploring Lima and La Paz.
Witnessing panoramic views and prayer flags in the Himalayas, exploring rhododendron forests and tiny hamlets, meeting Sherpa herders, experiencing teahouse lodges and high passes.
The difference between a tourist and a traveller? Tourists visit. Travellers explore. And once youve seen, smelled, felt, and tasted northern Tuscany, youll want to devour as much of it as possible. This journey into Garfagnana offers plenty of exercise for mind, body, and soul alike.
The Atlas Mountains reward their visitors with a stunning combination of valleys, summits and traditional villages clinging to mountainsides. On this active adventure through one of Morocco's most naturally beautiful regions, you'll experience magnificent views and enjoy meeting local people.
Overloaded with natural wonders and steeped in history, the wild Kimberley region of Australia is the ideal place for an off-road adventure tour.
From the heart of Marrakech’s Medina to the top of Mt Toubkal, this Moroccan adventure offers you a sublime combination of city sights and mountain trekking.
Begin your adventure with your head in the clouds in the Costabonne Mountains and finish with your feet firmly in the warm waters of the Mediterranean. This trekking trip can be strenuous at times, but it’s well worth working up a sweat when you can finish your days with superb French dishes and win
Journey Overland through the amazing lands of Nepal and India, taking in the colourful cultures, impressive icons and stunning sights along the way.
This extremely varied trip offers everything from fascinating ancient Kathmandu to game-watching in Chitwan. However the highlight is a short trek, visiting some of the most interesting villages in the Annapurna foothills, while surrounded by magnificent mountain views.
Immerse yourself in the wild splendor of Alaska during the most brilliant season. Combine five days at the Denali Education Centers riverside campus with three nights at North Face Lodge in Kantishna, the heart of Denali. This small family-owned lodge near Wonder Lake offers unparalleled views.
With their rugged walking trails, varied and picturesque scenery, lofty passes, non-technical peaks and the guarantee of a cheerful welcome from the Berber people, the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco are the perfect choice to explore on an adventure trekking holiday.
South of the High Atlas, the long chain of the Anti-Atlas is characterised by rugged rock formations, striking fortified Kasbahs, terraced valleys and hidden oases. The Anti Atlas provides a superb destination for mountain walking in winter, suitable both for first-time trekkers and for the pros.
For those looking to travel to Peru on a tour that includes epic day hikes in the legendary Andes Mountains and to Machu Picchu along with creature comforts along the way, here is the tour for you. This Peru trip visits all of the significant Inca sites, ending each rigorous day of high-altitude hi
If taking the least populated path to Peru's most popular sight sounds appealing, our Alternative Inca Trail Peru tour is the right Macchu Picchu tour for you. This less traveled route to one of civilization's most stunning achievements, the hidden city of Machu Picchu.
A trekking adventure like no other. Few know about the Simien, let alone travel there. Get there quick for a trekking and cultural experience of a lifetime.
South of the Atlas Mountains, the Jebel Sahro is a mountainous region of volcanic origin that makes an excellent destination for some winter sunshine, culture and exercise. This is a rugged world of gorges, rock spires and mesas that shelters a number of picturesque Berber villages.
This trekking adventure incorporates Patagonia's finest mountain landscapes. From your base in Puerto Natales, head into the spectacular Torres Del Paine National Park to witness its eponymous towers - soaring granite pillars that loom above the rolling steppe.
Experience trekking in the Himalayas with an experienced guide and explore the Annapurna Mountains. Along the way, visit Kathmandu, Pokhara and the beautiful Begnas Lake.
Camels, and mountains, and Bedouins, oh my! From a camel trek across the desert to a traditional Bedouin lunch, this is the Egypt experience you dont get at the resorts of Sharm. Spend the day climbing Mount Matamir, trekking to the Nawamis tombs, and reveling in gorgeous panoramic views.
Druk Yul means 'Land of the Thunder Dragon', the local name for the country known to the world as Bhutan. It lies in the heart of the vast Himalaya and to both its west and east, rugged mountain ranges stand between it and the hill districts of India.
Discover Albanian cultural attraction and modern history
Experience the centuries-old Inca Trail trek, the most famous of Peru hiking tours. This Peru tour provides the adventurous traveler with an invigorating high mountain hiking experience. If you seek to explore the culture, history, and grandeur of the Peruvian Andes, this trip is for you.
Experience a rare African treat visit an endangered mountain gorilla family in the bamboo landscapes of Rwandas Parc National des Volcans. Starting in Kigali, youll travel into Rwandas land of eight volcanoes for one memorable hike, followed by a choice of treks.
Travel to Tanzania and embark on an ascent of mighty Mt. Kilimanjaro along the Machame Route. Stay at Shira, Barranco and Barafu camps and summit Uhuru peak.
This amazing Peru travel package takes you through the rich biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest, to the hidden city of Machu Picchu and along the legendary Inca Trail. One of the most popular of our Peru Tours, your explorations begin in the Amazon, where experienced naturalist guide you.
Wonderful trekking adventure holiday walking amongst the mountains of the Jebel Sahro in Morocco. Our 10-day walking adventure holiday in Morocco takes us from Marrakech to explore the heart of the Jebel Sahro.
This trek is our interpretation of the classic trek route in Bhutan.
Travel to Nepal and hike through the Annapurnas, one of the most naturally beautiful and remote regions on the planet, on this Active adventure. Through rocky terrain, lush forests and fields of wildflowers, and under the shadow of snowy peaks, spend each day walking through the wonder of nature.
In the 15th century, Peru was the heartland of the Inca Empire. Today, the country is rich in both Inca and Spanish colonial culture. Our jumping off point is Lima, nestled between the mountains and the sea and offering some of Latin America’s finest seafood.
Travel to Nepal and visit Kathmandu before venturing out into the Nepalese countryside to experience the Himalayas, trekking to view Everest in its entirety. Fly to Lukla then enjoy a four-day trek, staying in teahouses in the village of Phakding, the market town of Namche Bazaar and Monjo.
This is one of Peregrine’s shortest and most rewarding trips in Peru. It will take you high into the Andes Mountains following along ancient Inca trails. Your ultimate destination is the sensational ruins of Machu Picchu, perched on a mountaintop overlooking the magnificent Urubamba River.
Trek to the highest point in Africa – enjoy mountain scenery, sensational views and a great sense of achievement! The Rongai route is one of the least travelled paths to the summit so it's the perfect route if you want to beat some of the crowds on the other tracks.
This spectacular adventure treks through the Annapurna foothills to the wild and remote Kopra Ridge – one of the best vantage points in the Himalaya. We stay in newly constructed lodges, a joint venture between Peregrine and the local community whose profits benefit local schools and village project
Southern Patagonia presents a veritable wilderness of huge glaciers and awe-inspiring granite peaks, the most famous of which are the Torres del Paine and Cerro Fitz Roy. Our popular itinerary accesses all of the best viewpoints, without the need for sustained multi-day trekking or backpacking.
This accessible Annapurna trek showcases the cultural and physical diversity of the most beautiful corner of Nepal. The lodge-based trek takes in terraced hillsides, picturesque villages and rhododendron forests, all with the constant backdrop of the magnificent Himalaya.
Our Cuba trekking holiday achieves visiting the sights and walking in the mountains. This holiday encompasses walking to allow you to stretch your legs between visiting some of the historic and famous sights that Cuba is so famous for.
The ultimate and classic high alpine trekking holiday adventure along the Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt. Taking a dramatic and uncompromising line to explore the heart of the European Alps, this challenging high altitude alpine trekking holiday links together Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn.
Classic alpine walking holiday along the Haute Route from Chamonix in France to Zermatt in Switzerland. Taking a dramatic and uncompromising line to explore the heart of the European Alps, this ultra-classic Alpine walking adventure links Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn.
Gozo is Malta's laid-back neighbour and is just perfect for walkers. Our superb new one-week holiday on this gorgeous Mediterranean island explores the coastline of rocky bays and clear blue inlets on foot. Over 4 days of walks we complete a circumnavigation of the island.
Straddling northern Italy and Slovenia, the limestone massif of the Julian Alps is at its wildest and most impressive in the Triglav National Park. Similar to the Dolomites, the Julian Alps form the northernmost part of the Dinaric Alps & are seemingly designed for perfect mountain walking holiday.
West of Guatemala City, the highland area of the altiplano is bounded to the south by a string of impressive volcanic peaks. Rich in Maya culture and blessed with a wonderful climate, this picturesque region is the focus of our great volcano trekking holiday extravaganza.
At the southern tip of India, the states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu offer a range of adventure travel experiences unlike anything else on the Indian Subcontinent. Combining a great travel experience and 5 days of trekking, this is a deservedly popular South Indian adventure holiday.
Close to the former hill-station of Darjeeling, the Singalila Ridge Trek runs north towards the towering presence of Kangchenjunga (8586m). This is an extraordinary trekking holiday, which manages to effectively combine a short but very special trek with a memorable cultural experience.
Dating back to the First World War, when they were used to access mountain-top military positions, the via ferrata or 'iron ways' of the Dolomites cross some of the region's steepest and most impressive limestone cliffs and towers. Excitement guaranteed on this high level trekking holiday!
Morocco's Atlas Mountains including Mount Toubkal, North Africa's highest mountain, provide a fantastic range of trekking options for the winter hiker from November through to April. Fully guided, this is a short and very special winter walking holiday.
Corfu is one of the most beautiful Greek islands and on this walking holiday we explore the southern part of the island. We visit ancient villages framed by vineyards, walk through shady olive groves and relax in riverside tavernas. We also climb Agii Deka, the island's second highest mountain.
Starting out in the west and with a first day of trekking through dense stands of forest, rich in wildlife, the peaceful and relatively little-trekked Lemosho Route climbs to trek across the scenic moorland of the Shira Plateau and offers great views of Kibo's southern glaciers.
Following the ancient high-level route between Paro and Thimpu, the Druk Path is a simply excellent short trekking experience in Bhutan. Offering easy trekking within a pristine landscape, this popular holiday provides a taste of the unique and fascinating culture of Bhutan.
This very different Moroccan adventure begins with a drive south from Marrakech, across the Atlas and through the Draa Valley, to a fixed camp amongst the palm groves at Ouled Driss. Here, we meet our Berber cook team and Saharan camel drivers and set off on an unforgettable journey into the desert.
A one week trekking holiday in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco, to the summit of Toubkal. With their rugged walking trails, varied and picturesque scenery, lofty passes, non-technical peaks and the guarantee of a cheerful welcome from the Berber people.
East of Kangchenjunga, the Himalayan ranges extend through the former kingdom of Sikkim into the adjacent territory of Bhutan. This is a wonderfully varied adventure holiday in a part of the world that is as fascinating as it is relatively little-visited.
This real adventure trekking holiday visits Inner Dolpo, one of the least accessible and yet most alluring corners of Nepal. For the connoisseur of Himalayan trekking and for anyone who wishes to visit an unspoilt region of near mythical status, this trek is an absolute must.
From November to April, the snow-covered peaks of the Atlas provide a fantastic range of options for the winter hillwalker. Fully guided this is a short, challenging and very special winter walking break.
On the west side of Mount Toubkal, the highest peak in Morocco, the tributary valleys above the River Nfis are amongst the most fertile and attractive in the Atlas and have been home to Berber people for generations. A perfect introduction to the delights of trekking and to Morocco!
If you are looking an introduction to Nepal Himalaya trekking then this is the perfect trip for you. Staying in lodges whilst on our eight day trek in the Annapurna region makes this holiday great for those who do not like camping. This is Nepal mountain holiday at its best.
A classic walking holiday along the complete GR20 Haute Route in Corsica. The GR20 Haute Route in Corsica, is classed as one of the finest and hardest mountain walking routes in the whole of Europe. It is unquestionably one of the great walking adventure holidays.
The Adriatic Dalmatian coastline with its island chains, is one of the most scenically dramatic in Europe, dotted with towns and villages which are medieval in character and Mediterranean in ambience. This new walking holiday to Croatia explores the very best of the areas of the Dalmatian Coast.
Trek through Swedish Lapland and climb its highest peak on one of Europe's most wild and remote hikes, the 'King's Trail' or 'Kungsleden', on this superb walking holiday. Superb trekking and the unforgettable experience of daylight at midnight makes this a unique adventure holiday.
East of the Black Sea and separated from Russia by the long chain of the Caucasus Mountains, Georgia is one of the most exciting adventure travel destinations in Europe. This is a short trekking holiday at a generally easy pace.
The Sultanate of Oman has long captured the imagination of desert lovers. Under the guidance of our Arabian hosts, this desert discovery follows ancient trails of nomadic tribes and desert explorers. This is a walking holiday graded within our GREEN level.
On this incredible trekking adventure, youll spend 13 challenging days traversing forests of rhododendron, isolated hamlets and mountain villages. For six to seven hours a day, make your way along the trails of this challenging circuit on and around one of the worlds highest mountains.
From the soaring heights of Africa's highest peak to the endless plains of the Serengeti, discover the best of Tanzania. In the company of our expert guides, explore the world's best game parks in pursuit of Africas Big Five and climb iconic Mt Kilimanjaro.
Perfect for outdoor enthusiasts who want to experience one of the worlds most pristine wilderness settings, this challenging 2-week adventure packages the regions essential highlights into one incredible journey.
Possibly the most scenic route to the summit, Machame boasts different paths to the summit and back.
This is Himalayan trekking at its very best, a course of a long and continuous traverse of the little-known Bhutanese region of Lunana. If you are looking for a supreme trekking adventure, in a high mountain wilderness which sees very few foreign visitors, then this is definitely for you.
Superb alpine trekking holiday adventure trekking with some easy climbing in the Bernese Oberland of Switzerland. This is an excellent walking holiday and an ideal introduction to glacier trekking and climbing easy Alpine peaks.
This trek through the heart of the Western Bernese Oberland offers challenging walking, spectacular scenery, small and comfortable mountain refuges and up to six summits above 3000 metres. This new glacier trek offers an excellent introduction to Alpine summits and short sections of glacial travel.
Gazing upon the towering, steeple-like peaks of Patagonias Cordillera del Paine for the first time, youd swear they were lifted straight from a Lord of the Rings movie.
Salkantay has been dubbed the most spectacular peak in the Peruvian Andes. On this trip, youll trek in the shadows of this impressive mountain, interact with its inhabitants and explore its forgotten ruins.
Get set for pure adventure on this tour of the Canadian Rockies. Travelling from Vancouver, visit Banff, Jasper, Lake Louise, Yoho National Park and much more.
Travel to Peru and retrace the steps of the Inca, Peru's fascinating ancient civilization. Follow Inca traditions from Lima to Cuzco, journey through the fertile heartland of the Sacred Valley and trek along the Inca Trail.
Travel to Peru to discover the Inca, Peru's ancient civilisation. Walk the Inca Trail and visit Cuzco, Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley and Ollantaytambo's ruins on this express Peruvian tour.
Go trekking in Nepal on an adventure that takes you to Mount Everest Base Camp. Explore the Nepalese Himalayas from Kathmandu as you conquer this Everest Adventure tour.
Experience the incredible terrain of Nepal on the ultimate adventure trek – Mount Everest Base Camp. It’s a tough hike, but the breathtaking scenery – especially the Gokyo Lakes – and the feeling of achievement are more than enough reward.
The 14-day itinerary is creatively designed to capture Nepal's beauty, people and culture in the shortest period of time. The trek to the Everest region is one of our most rewarding journeys.
We will be overwhelmed by the visuals, from the lush rolling hills to the quaint villages scattered throughout the area, which speed past us while we take a ride along rural dirt roads.
Iceland is one of those rare places on Earth that feels more science-fiction than fact, even when youre actually there. Gushing geysers, bubbling hot springs, mammoth volcanoes and acres of polar ice lend this laid back island nation a palpably otherworldly allure.
A traverse of the Manaslu and northern sections of the Annapurna Circuit make this one of our most popular treks.
A classic trek through Sherpa villages to the base of Mount Everest and Kala Pattar
One of the most spectacular treks in the Everest region with its serene turquoise lakes and stunning views of Mount Everest.
A trek in the Langtang & Helambu regions to the stunning Gosainkund Lakes
Our classic Annapurna Circuit trek with a crossing of the Thorong La (5416m).
Our commitment to running superb adventures in India and Nepal is underlined by the fact that we have successfully operated this trip since 1980! In essence, we combine our North India Adventure with our Annapurna Trek.
It's easy to grasp the ancient Inca mindset. Easy, that is, once your lungs adjust to the rarefied Andean air. Once your brain absorbs the heart-stopping splendor of your surroundings. You're atop Salkantay Pass at 15,200 feet.
From the high of Morocco's Mount Toubkal to the exotic coastal town of Essaouira, this magical Moroccan experience brings together two of Morocco's most contrasting trekking regions. This is a delightful, yet challenging, Moroccan walking holiday.
In our 30th anniversary year we are pleased to offer this superb trekking and climbing holiday to arguably the world's most spectacular mountain area, the Karakoram. It's great to be offering this classic trip once again.
At 2499 metres, Rysy is the crowning glory of the Polish High Tatra. This brand new walking holiday combines an ascent of Rysy and a beautiful walk through the mountains, with sightseeing in the mountain resort of Zakopane and the old walled city of Krakow.
With colonial charm, ancient Inca history and llamas around every corner, Peru is a destination with a difference. On the other hand, Visitors come to Argentina and fall in love with the leafy boulevards, hip galleries, elegant architecture and effortlessly smooth citizens of Buenos Aires.
Got two months? Want to make the most of them? There can be no better way to do so than the most sprawling of all our South American trips. Imagine 60 solid days spent exploring Colombias Lost City, ambling around Machu Picchu after conquering the Inca Trail in Peru, enjoying a homestay deep in the
The Julian Alps lie at the eastern extremity of the main European alpine chain. This classic Lakes and Mountains' walking holiday is the perfect introduction to moderate alpine hiking in a spectacular setting and with all the comforts of a hotel base.
With its 2500 metre peaks, emerald-green tea plantations, vast forest reserves and tropical coastline, few places can rival the geographical variety of this teardrop-shaped island at the southern tip of India. This walking holiday offers a real insight into Sri Lankan culture.
This outstanding adventure in the Indian Himalaya is no ordinary trekking holiday. Beginning in the small town of Udaipur with its Hindu temples we follow the little trekked Miyar Valley with its pristine alpine pastures surrounded by snow capped mountains.
This adventure, trekking and walking holiday in Japan takes in the land of contrasts - from the magnificent natural wonder of Mt Fuji to the dynamic modernism of Tokyo. Our holiday to Japan includes 5 nights in Kyoto embracing the culture of Japan.
This superior trekking holiday allows us to make the most of Peru's scenic Vilcabamba Massif, using upgraded hotels and luxury lodges throughout. This holiday in Peru is Andean trekking in style!
On this superb trekking holiday in Patagonia, Chile we explore the very best of the region's vast wilderness, huge glaciers and awe-inspiring granite peaks, the most famous of which are the Torres del Paine and Cerro Fitz Roy.
The highest mountain and the delights of the coast, combined with vibrant, historic Las Palmas, make this is a walking week crammed full of contrasts, with that special holiday feeling. This week-long walking escape covers all the hiking highlights of Gran Canaria.
For those short on time, our new long weekend in Jordan encompasses the very best for trekking in this alluring country. Following a float in the Dead Sea, delve deep into the heart of the Wadi Rum to enjoy a short trek through an incredible desert landscape.
Trek Africa's highest mountain on a much less crowded route compared to the Marangu and Machame trails. With its gentle gradient and sense of unspoilt wilderness, the Rongai Route approaches Kilimanjaro from the north and is less crowded than the most popular trails.
Trek one of the seven wonders of the world, the Great Wall of China. Stepping out across the peaceful semi-ruin of a section of the Great Wall is like walking in the footsteps of the past.
Spain's third highest mountain range, the Picos de Europa is a region of dramatic limestone peaks and lush valleys. Carpeted in beautiful wild flowers in spring, this area is also known as 'Green Spain'. Its terrain, tranquility and inaccessibility make the Picos a walker's paradise.
The Taurus Mountains form a chain that runs parallel to the Mediterranean coast from Lake Egridir in the west to the upper reaches of the Euphrates River in the East. The area offfer fantastic walking opportunities for trekkers who can enjoy the jagged limestone peaks on the northern flanks.
The delightful island of Evia is a real hidden treasure, with old stone paths connecting quaint villages tucked away on the slopes of the mountains. This walkers paradise is little known outside of Greece and offers unique history and culture.
Little known outside Slovenia, the Julian Alps are the unsung mountains of Europe. This trip encompasses all the very best of this special mountain range, with an opportunity to reach the summit of Mt. Triglav, which rewards with views to Austria, Italy and Croatia.
Spectacular ridge walks amidst limestone towers and rural landscapes of the Aitana Massiff. Although close to the Costa Blanca, the dramatic massif of Sierra de Aitana has remained a secret from all but a few discerning visitors. We follow traditional footpaths and mule tracks...
Walk the highest trek in the world to Everest North Advanced Base Camp. After the success of the 2013 expedition to the North Col, Exodus is returning to the high climbs of Mount Everest. New for 2015 we are operating officially the highest trek in the world, to Advanced Everest Base Camp at 6,400m.
Travel freely and explore the world exactly as you have always dreamed! This Hop-On Hop-Off bus passes are a flexible and independent way to travel on different types of transport (public buses, shuttle vans, ferries, trains and planes) to exciting destinations...
This is an ambitious holiday designed for experienced mountain or hill walkers who want to experience the beauty and solitude of the landscapes covered by Peru’s best Andean treks. You start with a couple of days to acclimatise among ice-blue lakes in the deeply glaciated scenery around...
Located at the southern tip of mainland South America, shared by Chile and Argentina, the rugged territory of Patagonia is renowned for its breathtaking scenery and particularly for the incredible Torres del Paine; this is the setting for this superb trekking holiday.
Backpacking in the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes in Katmai National Park is a trip of a lifetime. Near the end of the Alaska Peninsula and along the crest of the Pacific Rim of fire there sits a National Park of legend and lore.
Our incomparable 12 day combination adventure will take you backpacking and hiking through the Arrigetch Peaks region of the central Brooks Range and canoeing down the wild and scenic Alatna River.
Straddling the districts of Garhwal and Kumaon, close to the Nepalese border, Nanda Devi (7817m) is the geographical and spiritual high point of India. Visits to several villages and shepherds' camps provide a wealth of cultural interest and help to make this a wholly memorable trekking holiday.
Completing a splendid circuit trek of Mount Toubkal (4167m/13672ft) and the opportunity to climb to its summit, this Moroccan holiday provides the best of the Atlas Mountains within just a week and a half. This spectacular short trekking holiday gives a real taste of Morocco.
This easy Nepal trekking holiday begins with the short flight to Lukla, gateway to the Khumbu. This short trek offers an excellent introduction to the delights of trekking in the Himalayas, including those all-important views of Mount Everest.
North of the Annapurnas and off-limits to travellers until the early 90s, the ancient and mysterious kingdom of Mustang is geographically and culturally a part of Tibet. Mustang prospered in the 15th Century, when its strategic location enabled it to dominate the salt trade between Tibet and Nepal.
Home to Everest Base Camp and the famously friendly Sherpas, the Khumbu trekking region boasts some of the most extraordinary high mountain scenery on earth. This is a very worthwhile trip - offering outstanding viewpoints and providing interesting objectives for any visitor to the Nepal Himalaya.
Peru's Cordillera Huayhuash, together with its larger and better-known northern neighbour, the Cordillera Blanca, provides arguably the best trekking and climbing in the whole of South America and the perfect area for a high level trekking holiday.
An amazing walking holiday adventure in Transylvania trekking across the Carpathian Mountains of Romania to the summit of Moldoveanu. The Carpathian Mountains run in a great arc across Romania, rising to over 2500 metres in Transylvania and include some of the wildest mountain walking in Europe.
This classic Bhutan trek, from Paro to Thimpu via the village of Laya and the Punakha Valley, is acknowledged to be one of the world's great treks. It has everything; from picturesque farmland and ancient forest, to alpine pasture and quite challenging high mountain passes.
This excellent, and fully guided, Corsican walking holiday showcases Corsica's rich natural treasures; from the mist-veiled mountainous terrain beneath the peak of Paglia Orba (2525m), down to the stunning natural stone towers and cool blue Mediterranean waters of the Gulf of Porto.
Trek on ancient trails to see the awesome Himalayas up close, visit remote temples and monasteries and meet the villagers who live in this challenging environment. Plus take an elephant-back safari in a spectacular national park and explore the sacred treasures of Kathmandu Valley.
Eight day trek follows the Torres del Paine Circuit in Patagonia. We explore this beautiful region, admiring views of the spectacular Paine massif with its sheer granite towers, sweeping glaciers and bright blue lakes.
A trek through the spectacular High Atlas Mountains is not just one of the most scenic hikes in the world—it’s also an immersion into the culture of the Berber people, Morocco’s original inhabitants.
This relatively short trekking holiday in Bhutan combines a 5-day trek through an unspoiled region of Eastern Bhutan with a tour of Bhutan's most important and iconic sights. The trek takes us through a little-visited area of Bhutan and is newly opened up to trekkers.
This brilliant one walking week holiday focuses on summitting the highest peak in the Pyrenees, Pico Aneto (3404m). Our 3-day expedition starts from Hospice de France and up to the frontier via either the Port de Venasque or the Port de la Glere.
North of Kathmandu (its peaks visible from the Nepalese capital on a clear day) the Langtang Himal is known for its brilliant trekking and spectacular landscapes. Taking a helicopter flight back to Kathmandu at the end of the trek allows us to achieve so much more within a 2-week holiday.
Starting out from the Hushe Valley, we cross the Gondoro La to reach the junction of glaciers known as Concordia. This is a sustained and challenging high-level adventure, with more of the feeling and logistics of an expedition than a trekking holiday.
This is an excellent adventure holiday for families with fit and active children. Reaching the summit of Mt Toubkal is a challenge. In recognition of the fact that there are enthusiastic and energetic families who would like to tackle Toubkal together, we offer this as a family adventure.
From Manali in the Kulu Valley, this adventurous trekking holiday heads west into the mountains of the Pir Panjal, a remote and little-visited area that is home to nomadic Gaddi shepherds during the summer months. This is a rarely-undertaken trek through a wild and beautiful corner of the Himalaya.
Amongst the peaks and high valleys of the Nepal Himalaya there are many long and demanding trekking routes and one of the best and most challenging of these is the circuit of Dhaulagiri via French Pass. This is adventure travel at its best - a brilliant trek in a rarely-visited part of Nepal.
Trekking to the Everest Base Camp, conquering high passes and glaciers, witnessing Sherpa villages and panoramic views, meeting locals during teahouse stays. Everest is more than a mountain, and the journey to its base camp is more than just a trek.
A wild mountain walking holiday in the Rila and Pirin mountains of Bulgaria. Our exploration of this fascinating country manages to combine its finest trekking with the very best of local hospitality. This is a real mountain journey with significant amounts of ascent and descent on most days.
The Cordillera Blanca is an apt name for this range, with its snow-fluted summits, knife-edge ridges, tumbling glaciers, blue mountain lakes and steep-sided valleys. This high level trail through the Peru's Cordillera Blanca is likely to provide one of the most satisfying of trekking holidays!
Experience the splendour of Kili with an extra day to acclimatize on your way to the summit of Africa's highest peak. Considered by many to be the most scenic path to the summit, the Machame boasts different routes to the summit and back.
Overlooked by many travellers to Central America, El Salvador is the smallest country in the region and one of the most charming. It has everything you would expect; Spanish colonial towns, cloud forest trails, an indigenous culture, unspoiled Pacific Ocean beaches and more than 20 volcanic peaks.
Stretching 120 kilometres from the Sorata Valley in the north to the Zongo Valley in the south, the Cordillera Real is a most impressive mountain range, with a host of high peaks, including 6 over 6000 metres. KE's trek through the southern section of this Royal' range is a genuine classic.
The lost world of Venezuela is a destination with snow-capped peaks of the Andes, abundant wildlife in the Llanos, beautiful coastline, lush jungle, indigenous tribes, interesting colonial history and friendly South American hospitality.
With its rugged coastal scenery and impressive mountains, the Atlantic island of Madeira is a walker's paradise. With daily walks of between 4 and 6 hours and plenty of time to enjoy our atmospheric sea-side locations, this is a brilliant walking holiday in Madeira.
This walking and climbing holiday, trekking to the summit of Mount Ararat in Turkey, is a true adventure travel experience. This is a short but extremely rewarding walking adventure holiday, trekking in a very different corner of the world.
Visit South America and travel through Peru. Tour Lima, the Amazon Jungle, Cuzco, the Sacred Valley, Ollantaytambo, Aguas Calientes and Machu Picchu.
Travel to Chiang Mai and trek through northern Thailand to discover hilltribe culture, village life and local experiences on this hilltribe trek.
Inca trail trip to Machu Picchu, one of South Americas most interesting cultural sites.
This classic expedition is well suited to advanced/beginner-intermediate climbers, especially those with future goals on the bigger peaks of the Himalayas. We will warm up on Nevado Yanapaccha and then climb the eastern most peak in the Huascaran Massif, the beautifully fluted Nevado Chopakalki.
This trip is truly the best of two worlds and experience the breathtaking natural splendour of Patagonia.
Home to both high mountains and lowland jungle, the suprising diversity of Nepal makes it perfect for a family adventure holiday. We have designed this holiday to offer a taste of Nepal's finest elements, conscious that it should work within half term holidays as well as Christmas and Easter breaks.
The Lanjia, or peaceful in Hmong language, is an eco-friendly community-based lodge nestled high on a hill in the Chiang Rai Province, northern Thailand. Offering dramatic vistas of the Mekong Valley and Laos, it is in complete harmony with the lush green environment.
A remarkable program that will appeal to the avid trekker who is also seeking an appreciation of the rich cultural heritage of Tibet.
If the classic trek to the base of the world's highest mountain is not enough in one trip, then try our combination of Everest Base Camp, Kala Pattar, and the stunning 6189m Island Peak.
Spectacular traverse from Gokyo Lakes to Kala Pattar affording incredible views of Mount Everest
A spectacular high altitude trek to Gokyo Ri and beyond
Unique high altitude trek across two spectacular Andean ranges.
Langtang is situated close to the Tibetan border and remote valley enclosed by snow-capped mountains that culminates in the peak of Langtang Lirung (7246m). The religious of Tamang people closely resemble those of the people of Tibet inhabits the area. We make our trek through larch and rhododendron
Experience a world of sand, sunsets and Saharan dune walking on this adventure in Morocco. Beyond the Atlas, the road descends the palm-fringed Draa Valley to Zagora and comes to an end in the vicinity of the village of M'Hamid.
This walking and camping holiday is fully supported with a trek crew and camels that carry all of our equipment. During each day's walk you need only carry what you require that day. The holiday involves coastal walking with some ascent and descent on a variety of terrain.
The western Balkans region is one of the most exciting parts of Europe for the adventure traveller. Bosnia-Herzegovina sits at the heart of this area; its stupendous mountains, largely devoid of tourists, and the iconic and atmospheric towns of Mostar and Sarajevo, are a recipe for travel delight!
Colombia is an underrated country for travelers, but with our safe, social and budget-friendly group trips, we want to change that. After all, theres so much culture and beauty to this region that it would be a shame to let it go unexplored plus you can say you got here before everyone else.
A week of serendipitous coastal walking in the Algarve of Portugal through the Sudoeste Alentejano en Costa Vicentina' National Park, to Cabo de Sao Vincente, the southwestern-most point on the European continent. The holiday is perfect for lovers of long distance path walking.
This excellent new walking holiday takes place in the Cyclades, a Greek island group in the Aegean Sea, southeast of mainland Greece. Flying to Santorini takes us directly to the heart of this Greek island idyll and lets us make the most of our week in the Cyclades.
Trek all the way from Shana, west of Paro, following the border with Tibet, to Lunana beneath Gangar Puensum, the highest unclimbed mountain on Earth! Not for novices, this tough trek is the holy grail for seasoned Himalayan trekkers.
The Swiss High Level Route traverses the heart of the Valais Alps, taking a classic line from Arolla to Saas Fee with tremendous views of the Matterhorn and the opportunity to ascend the Pigne d'Arolla and the Tete Blanche.
This classic trekking route around the high peaks of the Ecrins National Park has long been a favourite amongst French 'randonneurs'. Largely following the route of the GR54 we explore the high valleys of the Valgaudemar Oisans and Briancon regions.
At the extreme northern tip of South America, hidden within the rainforest that cloaks the slopes of the 5500 metre-high Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, the archaeological site known as Teyuna or the Lost City (Ciudad Perdida) is Colombia's version of Machu Picchu.
Explore one of the most unusual environments on the earth, the Atacama Desert, and scale the mysterious Licancabur Volcano (5920m) on this adventure trekking holiday in Chile and Bolivia. The Atacama Desert sits at the northern tip of Chile, sandwiched between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean.
Pick somewhere different to go for your next adventure like, really different. These ten days in the gorgeous northern half of the Philippines will stay with you forever. Meander down the streets of Manila and trek through remote villages to see stunningly green rice terraces.
Colorado, USA, is home to some of the most breathtaking mountain scenery in the world, including a collection of 53 peaks of over 14,000ft (4267m), known as the Colorado Fourteeners; during this rewarding two-week trekking holiday we hope to summit seven of the best.
The Way of Saint James' is one of the world's oldest pilgrimages. Our version of this famous route takes us from Sarria all the way to Santiago de Compostela, over the last 100 kilometre stretch that qualifies us for the Compostela' - the pilgrimage certificate.
At the easternmost tip of Spain, the region of Catalonia shares a mountainous frontier with France, where the long chain of the Pyrenees finally tumbles down to meet the Mediterranean. This Cap Creus walking holiday includes 5 splendid days of walking and full of contrast.
Trek through the wilderness of the Canadian Rockies. The beautiful Canadian Rockies represent a small but magnificent part of the vast chain that runs virtually the whole length of the North American continent. Bursting with national parks and staggering scenery...
Exhilarating one-week trek to the summit of North Africa's highest mountain. Mt Toubkal stands 4167m above sea level and commands superb views of the High Atlas Mountains. Our trek passes through impressive landscapes on well-defined paths and is, surprisingly, not too strenuous.
Discover the highlights of Italy's Amalfi coast on foot. The Amalfi Coast is one of the most dramatic and beautiful coastlines in Europe. Mountains rise steeply out of the Mediterranean far below and picturesque towns nestle neatly in isolated coves.
Demanding trek through isolated parts of the Indian Himalaya and Tibetan borderland
The undiscovered lands of Old Castile, one of the historic medieval kingdoms of Spain, encompass an incredibly varied landscape where high plains and fertile valleys alternate with rugged hills, dramatic windy ridges and deep wooded gorges. Enjoy the typical warm Spanish hospitality.
Bosnia & Herzegovina is a beautiful country with swathes of rugged wilderness. This itinerary includes some of the best trekking the region has to offer: ascending Bosnia's highest peak, Maglic Mountain, passing hidden waterfalls and glacial lakes and heading into the Perucica Forest.
The Julian Alps are the most easterly extension of the great Alpine Range. The jagged limestone peaks hold some of Europe's best scenery and walking. During the week we will enjoy five varied walks, both inside the national park and on the more distant peaks of the beautiful Karavanke Range.
Nestled deep in the heart of the Southern Alps are the jagged peaks and rolling hills of the Queyras, one of the oldest mountain ranges of the Alps and one of the last to be opened to the public, it offers both an undisturbed natural beauty and off the beaten track feel.
Walk Europe's most challenging long distance trek. This itinerary takes away some of the routes usual hardships as we stay in private refuges, only carry daypacks and take a rest day in the beautiful citadel of Corte, allowing us to enjoy the fabulous walking.
The feeling of solitude as we walk through tiny villages, get close to creaking glaciers and cross the Inca Chiriasqa Pass is truly magical. We also explore the beautiful city of Cuzco, spend a day walking between Inca temples and fortresses, and discover the majestic ruins of the Sacred Valley.
This full-circuit trekking itinerary includes five of the best walking areas in Iceland. We start in Thorsmork Valley exploring the new craters from the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokul Volcano, before heading to Skaftafell National Park, home of the huge Vatnajokull Ice Cap.
Climb Africa's second highest mountain. The majestic triple peaks of Mt Kenya are a sight to behold. Following less used routes, we use the Burguret Route and Sirimon Trail to ascend and descend, passing spectacular alpine moorland, forests, glaciers and tarns.
The dramatic skyline of peaks and jagged volcanic plugs which tower over the highland plateaux of the Simien Mountains compete with rugged gorges and deep gullies to form what is, arguably, the most awe-inspiring landscape in Africa. Trek through the Chess pieces of the Gods.
Trekking past stunning Andean peaks, turquoise glacial lakes, and remote Quechuan settlements; this is Peru at its most authentic. A day of hiking in Peru will surely create indelible memories - 11 days of hiking and trekking on this adventure may change you forever.
Our new and exclusive 7-day backpacking trip in Denali National Park is a shorter, less strenuous, but no less spectacular version of our amazing 10-day adventure through the biggest mountains in North America and the crown jewel of the National Park system!
Now you can combine authentic Alaska solitude, a visit to the quaint small town of Talkeetna, an amazing round trip scenic floatplane flight into Denali National Park, all with the greatest basecamp hiking trip in Alaska. Experience the real Denali National Park!
Are you looking to test your off-trail backpacking skills in Americas largest national park? This rarely seen area of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park is arguably Alaskas most dramatic wilderness. You can hike on dry tundra directly beneath a vertical, heavily glaciated north face over 7000tall.
A stunning Mediterranean island walking holiday adventure trekking the delights of the White Mountains of Crete. Fall under the spell of the White Mountains on this walking holiday on the beautiful Mediterranean island of Crete!
In the remote north-western corner of India, the Himalayan region of Ladakh is a truly inspirational destination for a trekking holiday. This popular holiday offers a real taste of the magical landscapes of Ladakh.
An explosive walking holiday in Sicily's Aeolian Islands featuring the volcanoes of Etna and Stromboli. If you are looking for an exciting Mediterranean walking holiday, this is one to consider.
Extending for thousands of kilometres across Central Asia, the Tien Shan is one of the world's great mountain ranges. This brilliant 2-week adventure holiday in Kazakhstan spends time at the spectacular heart of the Tien Shan range and provides a real taste of Central Asia!
A challenging trekking holiday in the remote Kangchenjunga region of the Nepal Himalaya. Varied and sustained, this popular trek is rated amongst the most beautiful walks in the world.
North of the idyllic settlement of Paro, with its dramatic, cliff-side Taktsang Monastery, the pristine valley of the Paro Chu provides a passage between Himalayan foothills to the high peaks on the border with Tibet. A spectacular circuit trek to Chomolhari Base Camp and across 3 high passes.
Walking through forest and farmland, our trekking takes us across high passes, descending to spend time in and explore friendly villages. Luxuriant vegetation, exotic bird species, towering waterfalls and hot springs to are all part of the scene on the endearing paradise of Reunion Island.
One of Italys most exquisite landscapes is the enchanting Lake District, beloved by poets, writers, and artists since the days of the Roman Empire.
An exciting and challenging walking holiday adventure trekking in the Jotunheimen region of Norway. The trails are predominantly good but there are sections of scree, bare rock, boulder fields and some easy scrambling. This is probably the most famous and best mountain walking route in Norway.
On the south side of the rugged Sorrentine Peninsula, which separates the gulfs of Naples and Salerno, the famously picturesque Amalfi Coast is a region of steep cliffs and sheltered coves, with numerous small towns interspersed by terraced farmland where olive and lemon trees are grown.
Located on the edge of the Arabian Peninsula, the desert state of Oman is probably the Middle East's most under rated walking destination. With its striking scenery, friendly people and year-round sunshine, Oman delivers a real flavour of authentic Arabia.
Forming a natural boundary between the states of Alberta and British Columbia and rising to over 3500 metres, the snow-capped Canadian Rockies include some of the world's finest mountain scenery; to make the most of this dramatic region. This holiday is a series of day hikes to the Canadian Rockies.
This lodge-based trek follows the legendary "Everest Trail", and is a suitable Everest trekking holiday in Nepal for the family. If you are looking to introduce your children to the delights of real Himalayan trekking, this adventure holiday has been purpose-made for youngsters.
This off-the-beaten trail trekking holiday in Nepal visits the remote region of Humla, sandwiched between the peaks of the Saipal Himal and the Tibetan border. An excellent circuit trek well off the 'beaten track'.
After a pleasant 4-day introductory hike to Koto on the north side of the Annapurnas, we leave the main 'circuit' trail and trek north to the isolated village of Naar. If you want to get off the beaten track - try this one!
The interconnected Biafo and Hispar glaciers provide an unlikely natural highway that cuts through the heart of the Karakoram Range. Stunning scenery and a genuine sense of adventure in a high mountain wilderness are key attractions of this magnificent trekking holiday inh the karakoram.
Our classic trekking holiday begins with a jeep road transfer from Kathmandu. This is the perfect trekking holiday for those who want to experience a quieter side of Nepal at lower altitudes while still offering exceptional views of Everest.
Close to Ladakh's eastern border with Tibet, the rarely visited high plains of the Chang Tang are coloured in just a few places by beautiful turquoise lakes, such as Tso Kar and Tso Morari - this trekking and climbing holiday is the perfect way to view this remote and stunning landscape.
In the far north of Albania, a range of rugged peaks rises to a high point at Jezerca (2694m) and is known locally as the Albanian Alps. Albania is a superb adventure travel destination, blessed with stunning mountain scenery and fascinating history.
This walking holiday takes place close to the border of Italy and Austria where several striking mountain massifs of the Dolomites rise dramatically above peaceful green valleys. With its singular blend of culture and landscape, this is an exceptional hiking holiday.
Away from its popular resorts, there is another, more rugged and traditional side of Mallorca waiting to be discovered. Perfect early and late in the year, this excellent walking week shows Mallorca at its finest, from secluded bays and timeless villages, to scenic high valleys and rocky crests.
The Annapurna circuit trek includes the chance to experience the best of Nepal's landscapes, from the hot and humid farmland around Pokhara, to the high alpine environment and spectacular mountain scenery of the valley above Manang.
North of Pokhara, one of the greatest of Himalayan treks to the Annapurna Sanctuary, follows the valley of the Modi Khola into the heart of the Annapurnas. Here, giant peaks such as Annapurna 1, Gangapurna and Machhapuchhre encircle the natural amphitheatre known as the Annapurna Sanctuary.
Lying between the High Atlas and the Anti-Atlas, the extinct volcano of Jebel Sirwa is the high point of a rarely visited mountainous area. A get-away-from-it-all holiday with six days of varied walking in a spectacular corner of Morocco where the Berber way of life has changed little for centuries.
From the sacred peaks of Tibet to lush green Nepalese valleys, explore the best of the Himalaya on this 2-week tour. Discover mighty temples and small outposts on a journey that offers incredible vistas at every turn of the trail. So make sure your camera is charged you're going to need it.
With its vast central icecap and rugged, fjord-cut eastern coastline, Greenland has one of the most spectacular landscapes in the world. This polar hiking holiday shows this off to great effect, as we explore amongst the fjords and viewpoint to the north of Ammassalik Island.
Classic volcano climbing holiday and adventure in Iceland, walking in the land of fire and ice. A simply breathtaking variety of Icelandic mountain scenery makes this one of the most unusual climbing expeditions on offer.
Travel to Peru to uncover the ancient civilization of the Inca. Discover Cuzco, the Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley and the Ollantaytambo ruins on this week-long trip to Peru.
Travel from Kolkata to Kathmandu on this captivating journey through India and Nepal. Visit colourful Kolkata and modern Kathmandu on a tour into the foothills of the Himalayas.
Our carefully crafted Everest Base Camp Trek ensures proper acclimatization, allowing you to fully enjoy one of the worlds most stunning adventures and discover why this has become one of our most rewarding journeys.
This active, high-altitude trek takes you along the 500-year old royal road of the Inca Trail to the ancient citadel of Machu Picchu, stopping along the way to deeper understand Peru's people past and present.
As far as ultimate American adventures go, this trip from Anchorage to Ushuaia ticks all the boxes.
Come and join your SEIT Outback Australia guide on a trek around the base of Uluru as you explore the most profound and culturally significant monolith in Australia Your SEIT Outback Australia guide will meet you at the entrance to your accommodation at Ayers Rock Resort.
Think you know Costa Rica? Trade in the same old settings for the real deal. Trek into the heart of the jungle to live with three families in a remote village.
Travel to Thailand and experience an intoxicating blend of ancient temples, steamy rainforest trails and raucous markets in Chiang Mai. This is a full-throttle short break that features the best Thailand’s northern region has to offer.
A stunning traverse of the Indian Himalaya
A challenging trek in the Annapurnas to the seldom visited Nar region and Tilicho Lake.
An exhilarating trek around the peaks and passes of the Cordillera Huayhuash.
Mera Peak (6461m) is the highest trekking peak in Nepal and a suitable challenge for a first-time climb in the Himalaya. Our specially devised itinerary allows optimum time for building fitness and acclimatisation - key factors that have contributed to our success record.
Ascend 5 peaks including Cotapaxi (5897m) and the Chimborazo (6310m).
A remote trek into one of Nepal's most beautiful and rarely visited areas
If you,re looking to conduct your own pilgrimage along a route filled with the beautiful countryside and rustic villages of Northern Spain start here, at the Camino de Santiago. In this eight-day trip, you,ll complete the last 100km of the pilgrimage route to Santiago and receive a certificate.
Cross the swirling sands of the Sahara, watch dawn break across the dunes and rock the Kasbahs of Moroccos fascinating past on a family adventure to remember.
Trekking in the Annapurna region is the best approach to have a close look at the formation of mysterious nature's wonders which have facilitated this region to be highly concentrated trekking spot amongst the world since 1977 when it was first time opened for the foreigners.
Shey Phoksundo National Park (3555 sq km) of mid-western Nepal is focal point of Upper Dolpo, behind the Mount Dhaulagiri massif, towards the Tibetan Plateau. The part provides good habitat for snow leopard, blue sheep, Ghoral, Himalayan Black Beer etc.
Just north of Kathmandu are two lovely sites where one may experience Tamang and Sherpa life, temperate forest and alpine pastures, glaciers, lakes and snowy peaks. Helambu valley, noted for its scenic grandeur and pleasant climate is just north of the Kathmandu Valley. One can stay in highland mona
Named after the Lisu hill tribe village that is found near the lodge, Lisu Lodge is part of a community-based project that aims to conserve the natural heritage of the hill tribes of northern Thailand. The Lisu migrated from southern China and Tibet in the early 20th century.
This Peru tour offers an invigorating high-mountain hiking opportunity, trekking the Inca Trail to the legendary hidden city of Machu Picchu and visiting legendary Lake Titicaca. Our Peru travel begins with a visit to Cusco and the Sacred Valley followed by the most famous of Peru hiking tours, the
This trip is the perfect Central Asian odyssey! A combination of trekking in Tajikistan's Fann Mountains and exploring Uzbekistan's Silk Road Cities in just 2 weeks. This trip is for anyone interested in the romance of the Silk Road.
South of the high valleys leading to Mount Everest, the Solu Khumbu district is the traditional homeland of the Sherpa People. Quieter than the Everest and Annapurna areas, this trek explores a region rarely visited by tourists. Enjoy the views of Everest and the warm welcome of the Sherpa people.
Our journey in Burma, the Golden Land, begins in the former British colonial city of Yangon. No visit to Burma is complete without a trip to the magnificent Schwedagon Pagoda, the cultural heart of the nation, and a walk around the historical colonial district of the city.
Situated at the junction of France, Italy and Switzerland, the glaciated massif of Mont Blanc is circled by one of the world's greatest and most popular long distance walks - the Tour du Mont Blanc. This superb adventure presents the best of the Mont Blanc region.
Our circuit trek takes us through a high mountain environment of hanging valleys, snow covered Alpine peaks, towering cliffs and impressive glaciers in the shadow of the highest peak situated entirely in Italy - Gran Paradiso.
This spectacular adventure treks through the Annapurna foothills to the wild and remote Kopra Ridge one of the best vantage points in the Himalaya. We stay in newly constructed lodges, a joint venture between us and the local community whose profits benefit local schools and village project
Just a short journey inland from the package holiday crowds of Benidorm, there is a very different side to the Costa Blanca amongst the rugged limestone peaks and traditional, white-painted villages of the Marina Baixa and Marina Alta regions. This is a great holiday and great value too!
This unforgettable wilderness trek takes you to the base of the worlds tallest peak- Mt Ev.erest, past beautiful mountain scenery and right into the heart of the Sherpa homeland. This venture displays the unbelievable scenery of the remote Gokyo Valley and its grandeur of beautiful turquoise lakes.
The Chemin de la Liberte' was the toughest of several escape routes across the Pyrenees during the Second World War; you can follow in the footsteps of history, from France to Spain, on this wonderful week long trekking holiday.
Trekking the Prokljetije or Accursed Mountains, this walking holiday crosses several international frontiers in the wild borderlands of Kosovo, Albania and Montenegro. Offering a glimpse into ancient and traditional cultures of the Balkans, this unique trekking holiday won't disappoint.
A magnificent trekking discovery of the ancient Incan Empire! Walking the quieter Salkantay Trail to Machu Picchu, this scenic journey starts at former Incan capital of Cusco and finishes on the waters of Lake Titicaca. An epic walking holiday of Andean exploration.
An active adventure to the Indian Himalaya to discover the beauty of Ladakh. Tucked away in northern India, Ladakh or 'Little Tibet' is one of the great adventure travel destinations. We acclimatise as we explore the colourful bazaar and visit ancient Buddhist Monasteries.
Ascend Pico Turquino, Cuba's highest peak. Cuba is divided by three distinct mountain ranges. To the west, we walk through tobacco fields and rustic farmlands in Vinales, a mountainous area full of limestone karsts.
Spectacular trekking in Bulgaria's mountain landscape. The Rodopi Mountains are a hauntingly beautiful and mysterious region which, according to legend were the home of Orpheus.
This demanding trek around the range is one of the world's most spectacular mountain circuits, and the true walking enthusiast is rewarded with unequaled views of its turquoise glacial lakes, jagged snow-capped peaks and stunning hanging glaciers that extend thousands of meters from the peaks.
Offering an unrivalled combination of history and dramatic scenery, the ancient Inca Trail winds its way from the powerful Urubamba River, across mountain passes and through cloud forests, passing several crumbling fortresses before reaching the lost city of Machu Picchu.
Fjord Norway is a landscape born from violence; yet the artistry of nature leaves a world etched with beauty. The thunder of cascading waterfalls remains a constant companion as we set off on foot and immerse ourselves in one of the most beautiful and tranquil places on the planet.
Behind Mallorcas faade lies a tranquil and timeless landscape. Rising abruptly out of the islands interior are the craggy outcrops of the Tramuntana Mountains. Enjoy coastal panoramas and walks up into the dramatic Tramuntana Mountains.
The High Tatra mountains are among the most rugged and spectacular in Europe, part of the granite Carpathian Range, rising to almost 2500m. The dramatic scenery, combined with a sophisticated network of footpaths, makes it a popular walking destination. Summit Poland's highest mountain, Mt Rysy.
The Haute Route is one of Europe's best known long distance ski-touring routes; running roughly parallel is a spectacular summer trek from Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn. Covering approximately 100km, it links the valleys of the Haute Savoie in France to the Swiss Valais.
The small village of Villabassa is nestled close to the Austrian border and sandwiched between the spectacular, jagged limestone peaks of the Dolomites. From here we enjoy an excellent choice of routes with the opportunity to relax in comfort at the end of a day's walking.
Trek the Rongai Route and relax on Zanzibar's stunning beaches. After the exhilaration of standing on top of Africa, dip your toes in the crystal clear Indian Ocean off Zanzibar, the perfect place to round off your adventure.
Join Alaska Alpine Adventures on our signature backpacking trip through this most amazing region of Lake Clark National Park! We dramatically improved the itinerary in 2011 and are now finishing the adventure with a 1-hour visit to Dick Proenneke's log cabin on Upper Twin Lake.
For over a decade, Alaska Alpine Adventures has been pioneering new backpacking routes through Alaskas spectacular national parks and wildlife refuges, and while weve explored some of the most wild and remote parks the state has to offer, weve never experienced anyplace as magnificent as Denali!
Join us for our Ultimate Alaska Multisport - potentially Alaska's best adventure sampler. Explore Prince William Sound from the cockpit of a sea kayak, don crampons and climb glacier ice in the Matanuska Valley, and board a float plane for a spectacular flight into Denali National Park.
Join us this summer for a truly exploratory hiking and rafting expedition into the seldom visited Aniakchak National Monument & Preserve, located along the volcanically active "Ring of Fire" in the heart of the Aleutian mountains.
Some of the highest volcanoes on earth can be found in Ecuador, at the northern end of the Andean Chain. Starting out to the north of the capital city of Quito, we gain acclimatisation with 5 days of scenic trekking that includes the ascent of Imbabura (4609m / 15121ft).
Walking the "costa rica" - a name meaning rich coast - of Central America, awakening each day to the sounds of the living forest. Costa Rica is nature at its inspiring best from the wild jungles of the Caribbean coast, to the Monteverde Cloud Forest, to the impressive Arenal Volcano.
The sacred Ausangate (6372m), the highest snowy mountain in the Cusco area. A high and wild trekking circuit winds its way through this rarely-visited range. If you are looking for a remote and challenging alternative to the Inca trail trek then this is the holiday for you!
In the remote Ngari Province in far western Tibet, an area which is too high to support agriculture and which is home only to nomadic Drogpa herdsmen, lies the strikingly symmetrical Mount Kailas (6714m) which is revered by the devout of several religions.
Viewed from Marrakech, Morocco's snow-capped Atlas mountains provide inspiration for a fantastic trekking holiday in Morocco. Our stunning trekking itinerary begins in the picturesque Bou Guemmez Valley and leads south-westwards through the impressive Atlas range.
Mera Peak is one of Nepal's highest trekking peaks and its summit panorama takes in 5 of the world's 8000 metre peaks - Kangchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse, Everest and Cho Oyu. Mera Peak is the perfect choice for fit and keen hillwalkers looking to take part in a real Himalayan climbing expedition.
Following a route trekked by Lord Curzon in 1905 and by Shipton and Tilman 30 years later, this excellent adventure trekking holiday traverses the western edge of the Nanda Devi Sanctuary. This is a great trek and an unforgettable journey into the mystical Hindu territory of Garhwal.
Flying in to the Ladakhi capital of Leh, the shapely peak of Stok Kangri (6120m) is prominent on the southern skyline. The climb on Stok Kangri is both challenging and interesting. This is a wonderfully varied trekking holiday, perfectly suited to someone seeking their first Himalayan summit.
A simply unbeatable walking holiday, adventure trekking high in the Italian Alps with easy climbing to Alpine summits. Alpine walking and straightforward climbing doesn't get any better than this!
Journey into the realm of the GodsAthena, Apollo, Hercules, Poseidon and the mighty Zeus. Our epic journey to Greece concludes in Athens, as we bid farewell to a land of beautiful islands, ancient temples, friendly faces and a mythology that would even make the gods smile.
Our challenging trek is one of the finest cultural and scenic routes in the Himalaya, bringing us to the magical village of Laya (12,610'), so remote it has its own traditional dress and culture, and to ethereal Lingshi, with its monastery clinging to the edge of a sheer hilltop.
Our fantastic 9-day trek brings us through traditional hamlets, wild rhododendron forests, and into a grand alpine realm to Jangothang (13,250'), right at the base of Chomolhari, with a return route through the remote Yaksa Valley (Valley of Yaks).
Encompassing Europes highest point, the legendary Mont Blanc Circuit is one of the worlds great treks. This single itinerary combines a series of breathtaking Alpine panoramas with distinct cultural experiences in France, Italy, and Switzerland.
Sandwiched between Briancon and the Italian border, the remote Alpine region of Queyras offers exceptional trekking with a distinctly 'off-the-beaten-track' feel. The quality of the hiking in this hidden corner of the French Alps is a revelation!
Close to Spain's northern coast, the Picos de Europa is a region of steep-sided valleys, isolated villages and rugged limestone peaks. This great walking holiday makes a logical and continuous west to east traverse passing through the separate massifs that comprise this dramatic mountain range.
With its spectacular scenery and unique mix of cultures, Vietnam is one of the most welcoming of countries. Close to the border with China, the mountainous terrain of northern Vietnam is home to a diversity of ethnic minority groups whose traditional lifestyles have changed little for centuries.
Nestled at the eastern end of the Sierra Nevada, the traditional whitewashed village of Mairena is the perfect base from which to explore this delightful corner of Spain on our centre based, guided, walking holiday.
This simply superb walking holiday offers a splendid mix of Mediterranean and mountain scenery combining spectacular mountain walks in the Durmitor National Park, coastal hiking along the Adriatic with visits to several ancient monasteries.
The Mount Everest National Park has been a popular destination for trekkers, since the very first expeditions to the Nepalese side of Everest in the 1950's. Twin bedded and heated rooms, en suite bathrooms and pleasant dining areas can now be a part of your trekking holiday to Everest.
Descending from the Tibetan Border to Chame on the Annapurna Circuit, the newly accessible valley of the Naar-Phu Khola is one of the most exciting trekking destinations in Nepal. We spend 9 days exploring this lost Buddhist region, trekking northwards as far as the remote stone-built village of Phu
Makalu (8481m), the world's fifth highest summit, is normally climbed from a basecamp at Sherson (4700m), a lovely high grazing area close to the tip of the Barun Glacier and surrounded by an awe-inspiring array of Himalayan peaks. This is a lodge-based holiday for the connoisseur of Nepal trekking.
South of the high valleys leading to Mount Everest, the Solu Khumbu district is the traditional homeland of the Sherpa People. Situated at elevations of between 2000 and 4000 metres, with rugged ridge and valley scenery, this is a beautiful part of Nepal.
Situated on the border between Poland and Slovakia and with 25 summits above 2500 metres, the Tatras is the highest range of the Carpathian Mountains chain. With a classically Alpine landscape and good trails linking comfortable and scenically located refuges, this is a fantastic trekking holiday.
Ethiopia is a very different destination for a trekking holiday in Africa. Known as 'The Roof of Africa', Ethiopia is a land of surprises, with a wealth of superb trekking and a rich cultural heritage to explore.
This trip will reward you with an intriguing combination of mountainscapes and a 3-day Lares treka less-traveled but equally rewarding and challenging alternative to the classic Inca Trail. Because we run our own treks, we can ensure the fair treatment of our support staff and the quality of food.
At 5895m, Mt Kilimanjaro is Africa's highest peak and this adventure along the Marangu Route will get you to the top safely, quickly and with your budget in mind.
Follow a lesser trekked path up Kilimanjaro, walk through ever-changing ecosystems towards the summit. Conquer Africa's highest peak from the drier, northern side of the mountain. Follow the Rongai Route, climbing the mountain from the North and descending via the popular Marangu Route.
An exceptional and ambitious trekking adventure holiday walking in the Karakoram Mountains of Pakistan across the Gondoro La from K2. Truly, one of the finest high mountain experiences on Earth!
Experience the rarified air of Europe as you trek the Alps from France to Italy and Switzerland on this active 10-day adventure. This challenging hiking circuit will reward you with mesmerizing views of glaciers, steep valleys and, of course, Mont Blanc itself.
Jebel Toubkal, Moroccos 4,167m-tall peak, has captivated mountaineers for centuries. Our ascent up the rocky giant of North Africathe tallest in the regionis no picnic, but is accessible to anyone in good shape and hungry for a thrilling high-altitude adventure.
A classic one week walking holiday adventure in the Alps from Chamonix in France to Zermatt in Switzerland. Led by English guides and fully supported with access to luggage on all but two nights, this holiday offers nothing less than the best of the best in the Alps.
Traverse the Nepal Himalaya in this excellent new trekking and climbing holiday. Making a complete high level circuit of the Everest region before crossing into the Rolwaling Valley, this long and sustained expedition ranks amongst our toughest trips.
There are many under-explored places in Alaska, and then there are places that remain virtually unexplored. The Revelation Range is one such place, a mountain range so rugged and remote that it has been essentially overlooked.
Embark on a 15-day Annapurna trekking experience in Nepal. Cross the Himalayas and visit Kathmandu and Pokhara, and walk through some of the world's best scenery during this amazing adventure.
Travel to Ethiopia and visit the unique landscapes and cultures of this almost untouched region before visiting Kenya and experiencing the thrill of a Kenya safari in the Samburu Reserve.
Join Mountain Madness on this once in a lifetime guided climb up Mount Kilimanjaro- the roof of Africa! On this trekking ascent of Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa and one of the Seven Summits, you will enjoy first class style the entire way!
Join us on this porter-supported trek to one of South America's most interesting cultural sites. Machu Picchu is situated at an altitude of 8,200 feet in the Urubamba River Valley of Peruvian Andes.
Trekking the Inca Trail and then arriving at the Sun Gate above the 15th Century Inca citadel of Machu Picchu is one of the outstanding highlights of any visit to Latin America. We begin this superb 8-day walking holiday in Peru exploring Cusco and the Sacred Valley.
This exciting trekking holiday starts out at Darcha in the Lahaul Valley and crosses the Shingo La (5090m) to reach the southern edge of the Himalayan region of Zanskar. Including the fascinating overland journey to and from Manali, this is a classic circuit trek in a remote and unspoiled area.
Trek through Vietnam's mountainous region in the north-west to experience hiltribe culture and ancient customs, and discover stunning scenery and friendly people. Set on the slopes of a beautiful emerald green valley, Sapa is the heart of this unique piece of Vietnam.
This exhilarating trip through the mountains features day treks through some of Italys most unbelievable scenery, with plenty of visits to small villages along the way to soak up the unique local Ladin culture and cuisine.
After a very dark period, Colombia has regained control, is much more relaxed and primed to share its ancient and colonial heritage, its abundant natural beauty and a sincere warmth that makes everyone feel genuinely welcome.
Classic ascents of Pokhalde, Chukhung Ri & Island Peak in the heart of the Everest region.
The remote Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan is well known for it's untouched wilderness, rich Buddhist culture and a history steeped in mystique and legend. Our journey encompasses all that Bhutan has to offer taking in the 'must see' highlights of both western and central Bhutan.
Mera (6460m) & Island Peak (6189m) are two of the most popular trekking peaks in the Nepal Himalaya and this expedition combines attempts on both mountains with a trek through the remote Honku Valley and a crossing of the spectacular and difficult Amphu Labsta Pass.
Take the challenging and less-traveled Lemosho route up to the highest peak in Africa, considered by many to be the most beautiful path up the western breach of the mountain to the Shira Plateau. This adventure starts off with a few long days as you gain altitude.
Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is a moderate natured trek that starts at Phedi, a short drive of about 45 minutes from Pokhara, which takes you to the foot [Base Camp, 4130m] of Mt. Annapurna, one of the most glorious peaks in the world.
he Dhaulagiri Base Camp is a challenging and one of the best trek among the many trekking in Nepal. The mountains name Dhaulagiri comes from Sanskrit where dhaula means dazzling, white, beautiful and giri means mountain, the 7th highest mountain in the world.
Trekking on this region offers stunning contrasts, where high waterfalls cascade into deep gorges, craggy rocks rise from lush green forests, and colorful flowers bloom beneath white snow peaks. This unique landscape shelters some of the last pristine mountain ecosystems on earth.
Meet the three giants of the Himalaya: Everest, Lhotse and Cho Oyu. This is a journey for the committed trekker, exploring friendly Sherpa villages and dramatic valleys on the way to the best views of Everest atop Kala Patar.
Rara Lake is Nepal's largest body of water. For a refreshing aspect of Nepali culture quite unlike other parts of the country, this short circular trek to one of the Himalaya's most beautiful and unspoilt lakes, will delight both the first time trekker and the seasoned veteran of Himalayan travel.
If you are looking for a short break easy walking holiday to Nepal and an introduction to Nepal Himalaya trekking then this is the perfect trip for you. Staying in Luxury Lodges whilst on our four day trek in the Annapurna region makes this holiday great for those who are not so keen on camping.
After Everest, the Annapurna range of mountains north of Pokhara are the most well known in Nepal and the highest peak, Annapurna I, has the distinction of being the first 8000-metre peak ever to be climbed. This is the ultimate Annapurna experience and is placed among the world's top treks.
La Gomera, the greenest of the Canary Islands. On this holiday we will enjoy six of the best walks on the island, each of around 6 - 7 hours duration and covering the full gamut of the wide variety of landscapes and walking on offer in La Gomera.
In 2007, owner Dan Oberlatz and longtime client Mark Stevens (a man who this year took his 13th consecutive trip with AAA) completed a 55-mile traverse of the remote and rugged Neacola Mountains, deep in the inner sanctum of Lake Clark National Park.
The St Paul Trail is Turkey's second long distance footpath after the Lycian Way. Slightly easier but wilder and more varied than the Lycian Way, this is a moderately-paced walking holiday following in the footsteps of St Paul as he brought the message of Christianity to the Greco-Roman world.
Everyone wants to visit an undiscovered region before it becomes a hotbed of tourism.
The Tour des Combins is a relatively new long distance path which describes a complete walking circuit of one of the most famous peaks in the Alps, the Grand Combin (4314m). Over 6 days of walking we travel through high Alpine meadows where edelweiss grows.
On this hut-to-hut hiking adventure through the White Mountains, youll experience not only heart-warming American hospitality, but also some of the most exhilarating scenes of the Appalachians. Witness stunning views from Mt Lafayette and Mt Garfield.
Known as the Nature Island of the Caribbean', the wild and untamed island of Dominica (not to be confused with the Dominican Republic) is the perfect holiday destination for keen walkers and naturalists; those looking for a Caribbean walking holiday with a difference.
Based in the quiet resort of Cirali, close to one of the most unspoilt beaches in the Mediterranean, we enjoy a variety of day walks along the Turquoise Coast on this week long Mediterranean walking holiday. Our walks take us from the ridges of the Taurus Mountains with views over the coast.
This superb family adventure holiday treks for 5 days along the coast of Morocco between Agadir and Essaouira. This stretch of the Atlantic is wild, dramatic, remote and beautiful. Camping out amongst the dunes, we enjoy ever-changing views of headlands, cliffs and endless fine sand beaches.
The trek to Gokyo provides an excellent opportunity to see an eyeful view of the Mt. Everest at close range. This trek is to be considered as an alternative trek to the traditional Everest Base Camp trek that offers magnificent view of the mountain peaks and the Ngozumpa Glacier.
The Camino de Santiago de Compostela is one of the world's oldest pilgrimage routes, and in 1987 was declared the first European Culture Route. Since Apostle James tomb was discovered in the ninth century, the route has also been known as 'The Way of St James'.
Beautiful trekking in the Western Dolomites. Val di Fassa lies between Marmolada (3343m), the Dolomites' highest peak, and Catinaccio (2981m), the famous long ridge that glows red in the setting sun.
Ladakh remains one of the best places to experience the unique culture of the High Himalaya. As our trek follows the Markha River, we discover a landscape where lofty peaks of the Stok, Matho and Zanskar Ranges tower above picturesque Ladakhi villages and verdant valleys below.
New Zealand epitomises contrasting scenery and culture and is an ideal country for adventure travel. Explore both islands as you weave your way through New Zealand on this active trip, visiting all the main highlights and many off-the-beaten-track attractions.
Ecuador is liberally sprinkled with some of the world's highest peaks. Our acclimatisation starts with the Pinan Trek in the highlands of the Cotacachi-Cayapas Reserve before we head south to discover Otavalo Indian market and relax in the hot springs, ready for our first climb of Imbabura Volcano.
Walk in Spain's highest sierra; from Moorish Los Berchules to beautiful Granada. Walk amidst forest and wild meadows. Discover Moorish settlements and white-washed villages. Enjoy Spanish hospitality and traditional cuisine at our family-run hotel. Explore Granada and the Alhambra Palace.
Azores, born from the immensity of the Atlantic Ocean, this lush green archipelago of volcanic islands is a far cry from its mainland government of Portugal. Be it pocked with steep craters, a haven for wildlife or a place of historic interest, each of the nine islands is quite unique.
Turkey has long been underrated as a trekking destination, but with the fairytale rock formations of Cappadocia to enchant its visitors it should not be overlooked. This unique landscape was formed by the eruptions of three volcanoes; Mount Erciyes, Mount Hasan and Mount Melendiz.
South-western Bulgaria is dominated by two dramatic mountain ranges, the Pirin and the equally imposing Rila. We begin in the Pirin Mountains, trekking across glacial moraines and high passes, and attempting an ascent of Mt Vihren. Moving on to the Rila Mountains.
This fascinating, lesser-known Mediterranean country has a wild and rugged landscape where agricultural life has remained unchanged for decades and UNESCO World Heritage Sites reveal the diverse heritage of a hospitable nation. We can share their wealth of knowledge about this captivating country.
Our three-part itinerary includes the Inca Trail (or alternative Moonstone trek), which takes in beautiful mountains and cloud forest as we follow a historic route to Machu Picchu, the best-preserved and most dramatic Inca ruin. Trekking, jungle and indigenous culture - the best Peru has to offer.
In the Mont Blanc massif there is one giant which stands alone amongst a myriad of snow-capped peaks. Looming over the climbing mecca of Chamonix, the majesty of Mont Blanc has captivated climbers for centuries and calls all would-be explorers to join them atop of Western Europes highest peak.
For those who like to enjoy the comfort of a bed every night we offer the Mont Blanc circuit as a fully accommodated walking holiday, with all nights spent in a variety of lodgings from family run 2 and 3-star hotels to basic inns or pensions.
Oman, the most beautiful of the Gulf States, boasts a rugged landscape with a mountain range whose rock formations are both spectacular and of immense geological interest. There is also time to explore Muscat old town, and Nizwa Fort, the former capital.
Taking the western approach we cross the caldera of Shira Volcano, traversing beneath the southern icefields of Kibo. We have eight days on Africas highest mountain, which means plenty of time for acclimatisation and soaking up the ever changing scenery.
This journey is ideal for adventure and history lovers, combining different ecological zones, from high-altitude deserts to the rainforests, passing through important archaeological centers and experiencing incredible wildlife observation. Explore Cusco, horseback ride through surrounding ruins...
The world's most spectacular wilderness mountain treks can be hard to reach. Not so in Argentine Patagonia: world-class hiking trails are just a short drive away from the airports of El Calafate, Los Glaciares National Park, and Ushuaia in Tierra del Fuego National Park.
This tremendously varied trekking holiday showcases the best of Ecuador's breathtaking natural environment, as we explore amongst the country's towering volcanoes. After sightseeing in Quito we travel north to the area around Otavalo.
The Tour du Mont Blanc is a classic walking holiday adventure around Mont Blanc in the heart of the Alps of Europe from Chamonix, France trekking through Italy and Switzerland. This holiday provides an excellent introduction to long-distance trail walking in the Alps of Europe.
Trekking in Bhutan amongst the lofty ridges of the Himalayas, breathtaking views abound as we witness a rich Buddhist culture, friendly people, and few other visitors.The Kingdom of Bhutan is ancient Asia's last enclave, hidden in the mighty Himalayas.
A wonderful and wild walking holiday trekking amongst the unique landscapes of Iceland. Our trekking route takes us across the dramatic volcanic region of the Fjallabak, one of the most spectacular places for a walking holiday in Europe.
As seen from the characterful hill-station of Darjeeling, the five-summited massif of Kangchenjunga dominates the northern horizon. Providing a brilliant travel experience, as well as first-class trekking amongst fabulous mountain scenery, this is a simply superb trekking holiday in Indian Himalaya.
East of the Stubai Alps and the Brenner Pass between Austria and Italy, the tranquil Zillertal Alps lying within the province of Tyrol, have a peaceful ambience far removed from some of the more popular Alpine walking areas. This outstanding trip offers a great taste of Austrian Alpine trekking.
A superb walking holiday adventure trekking in the Italian Alps with easy climbing to the summit of Gran Paradiso. This is one of the Alps most straightforward 4000 m/13000 ft summits and our easiest Alpine climbing holiday that combines nicely with classic walking in the stunning Italian Alps.
This trek is rapidly gaining a reputation as one of the finest in the Middle East. Six days of trekking takes us through the most rugged country in Jordan, straddling the edge of the great Rift Valley.
We pioneered this route in 2006 and found it to be perhaps Alaskas most quintessential backpacking trip. In addition to the magical solitude and intimate beauty of Lake Clark National Park, this traverse also gives a comprehensive introduction to Alaska backcountry travel.
The Inca Trail is recognised to be one of the world's greatest treks. Traversing the foothills of Peru's Cordillera Vilcabamba, provides an unforgettably dramatic trek to the fabulous Inca ruins of Machu Picchu.
Classic walking holiday adventure trekking around Monte Rosa in the Swiss Alps. One of the finest long-distance trekking opportunities in alpine Europe is the walking circuit of the huge, many-summitted massif of Monte Rosa (4634m/15200ft) in the Swiss Alps.
The southern edge of the Central Asian republics is defined by the rocky barrier of the Pamirs which includes the little-visited Fann Mountains. This spectacular range has numerous snow-capped 5000 metre peaks and the potential for brilliant trekking, through rocky valleys and across high passes.
This one week walking holiday follows the Lycian Way on the Lycian Peninsula which is part of Turkey's Turquoise Coast, a region famous for its wonderfully rugged scenery, friendly people and great archaeological interest. This is a relaxing adventure walking holiday in the sun.
Close to home but a world away, Morocco is an alluring country for travellers of all ages and the ideal destination for a family adventure holiday.
A challenging trekking holiday around Manaslu in the Nepal Himalaya. Manaslu circuit can now be completed using local lodges and tea houses giving a unique opportunity to interact with the local people who live in these high Himalayan valleys.
This lodge-based trek follows the legendary 'Everest Trail' from the airstrip at Lukla. A memorable flight from Kathmandu to the airstrip at Lukla provides access to an alpine world where the air is crystal clear and colourful prayer flags flutter from the rooftops.
This exceptional trekking holiday in Oman, explores the most dramatic sections of the Al Hajar range of mountains which run the length of Oman's northern coastline, rising above the blue waters of the Gulf to a height of 3000 metres. Oman is the Middle East's best kept secret.
The Cordillera Blanca in Peru is probably the best known range of mountains in the South American Andes, with sixteen peaks over 6000 metres. This climbing holiday in Peru is the one to do if you are looking for the next climbing challenge!
This classic walking holiday at the heart of the European Alps, circumnavigates the massif of Mont Blanc which straddles the borders of France, Italy and Switzerland and includes some of the most spectacular mountain scenery and trekking imaginable.
This superb lodge-based trekking holiday makes a complete high-level circuit of the Khumbu. For experienced trekkers who want to visit Everest Basecamp but wish to eschew the crowds and experience authentic Sherpa culture, this holiday really does have it all.
This classic trekking holiday in the heart of the Karakoram mountain range takes you to the glacial junction known as Concordia which is dominated by huge and encircling peaks. This universally acclaimed Karakoram trek is well within the capabilities of keen hillwalkers.
Due south of the 1000-year-old pink walled city of Marrakech, the Atlas Mountains rise to over 4000 metres and include Mount Toubkal (4167m), the highest peak in North Africa. For those with limited available holiday, or those in need of a quick adventure fix, this is a simply superb weekend break.
South-east of the Ladakhi capital of Leh and extending towards the border with Tibet, the starkly beautiful Chang Tang uplands are brought sharply into focus around the stunning 4500 metre-high lake of Tso Morari. This is one of the best treks in the Indian Himalaya!
Sandwiched between Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan, the landlocked Republic of Armenia is one of Europe's most mountainous countries, this walking holiday in Armenia promises a veritable kaleidoscope of culture, history and great trekking.
This family adventure holiday has a focus on enjoying easy walks with the family in the lovely Mediterranean climate whilst also benefiting from swimming in the warm seas of the Aeolian Islands and Sicily. This a true Mediterranean Sea and mountain experience.
This Walkers Delight holiday in Turkey combines a week-long trek through the Taurus mountains, including an ascent of Emler, with 3 days of exploration and easy walks in the incredible landscape of Cappadocia. This is a holiday with superb and varied mountain walking in two of Turkey's finest areas.
During 2 weeks in Burma (Myanmar) we will seek out many of the acknowledged highlights, but also take time to get off the beaten track on a 4-day hike through the forest and farmland of the hill-country north of Inle Lake.
This excellent East African adventure offers a week of trekking on the tranquil Rongai Route to the summit of Kilimanjaro, followed by the chance to take it easy with 3 nights at a comfortable beach hotel on the island of Zanzibar.
Imagine a land of lava and geysers, bears and bison, mountains and glaciersnow open your eyes to the possibilities of Yosemite and Yellowstone. This ultimate journey through these iconic national parks offers the outdoor enthusiast plenty of time to spot wildlife.
Journey to the Lost World of the Mayans is probably the most exhilarating Mayan trip you will ever encounter. This fantastic adventure includes the great Mayan cities of Tikal (Guatemala), Copan (Honduras), Caracol (Belize), Palenque, Uxmal, Chichen Itza and Tulum (Mexico).
This inspirational 2-week trekking holiday explores the bizarre landscapes of western Bolivia, from Lake Titicaca southwards to the vast white salt flats of the Salar de Uyuni. If you are looking for a trekking holiday with a difference - try this breathtaking Bolivian adventure.
Travel from the heights of the Andes to the exotic Amazon rainforest on this best of Peru adventure tour. Trek the Inca Trail and visit Cuzco and Lima.
This adventure takes you through the centre of ancient Inca heartlands on a short but sweet Overland tour. Take a scenic Overland tour from Bolivia to Peru. Be wooed by the vibrant heart of Inca lands.
Join Mountain Madness for a journey to Russia and Africa two of the most exciting and dynamic places on earth. Climbing Mount Elbrus, the highest peak in Europe, and Mount Kilimanjaro, another of the Seven Summits.
Walk Turkey's Lycian Way, widely regarded as one of the world's great trails. Gain an appreciation of the landscape of this great country in a way that is impossible from inside a bus.
Climbing a mountain in the summertime is tough. Climbing one in the winter? Thats for adventurers only. While the climb up Mount Toubkal is the undisputed centerpiece of this week-long escapade in Moroccos Atlas Mountains, its not the only once-in-a-lifetime encounter youll have.
Spend a week retracing the steps of the ancient Inca civilisation on the historical Inca trail hike. Explore Cuzco's maze of ruins and cobblestone streets, and discover the fascinating colonial and Inca histories that have visually impacted this fascinating town.
A classic trek within the Annapurna Sanctuary.
Undeniably the most comprehensive trek in the Everest region
Trek along the "Road of the Apu Ausangate" to view the splendour of Peru's highest sacred mountain and experience the ambience of ecologically sensitive 'Tambos'
Explore the long forbidden 'Tibetan' Kingdom of Mustang.
A challenging circumnavigation of the towers of Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre via the continental ice cap.
Journey to the desert for a day of Bedouins, camels, and unforgettable landscapes. Climb a mountain, ride a camel through the desert, cook over an open fire Bedouin style, and trek to super ancient Egyptian burial tombs. All in a days work, hey?!
The trek offers the spectacular mountain scenery along with charming villages inhabited particularly by the Gurungs & Magars, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys, all set below the Annapurnas with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Peak).
Climb to the top of Africa! The Lemosho route is a relatively new route and, with two extra acclimatization days built in, gives you an improved chance of reaching the summit.
In the 15th century, Peru was the heartland of the Inca Empire. Today, the country is rich in both Inca and Spanish colonial culture.
Like our Classic Inca Trail tour but two days shorter, this eight-day journey to Machu Picchu is designed for the trekker who wishes to hike the Inca Trail but only has time for the final twenty-seven miles of it.
At its northern point, adjacent to both China and the Indian states of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, Burma has a surprising wealth of properly mountainous terrain. This amazing trekking holiday provides a unique glimpse into a part of the world that is well off the beaten track.
Our fragrant week of walking follows ancient trade routes across Damascena rose filled valleys, through timeless villages and across the lower slopes of the High Atlas. A florally wonderful experience, this is one of best hidden secrets of Morocco.
The Annapurna and Everest regions of Nepal have been a must see' destination for the intrepid trekker for over forty years. Up until now, a trekking holiday in these spectacular mountain environments involved either camping or staying at basic tea houses. This really is a pampered trekking holiday.
Situated on the eastern edge of the Tibetan Plateau, Minya Konka (7556m) is the world's highest peak beyond the Himalaya. It is also a sacred mountain with its own pilgrimage circuit or kora' like Mount Kailas in Western Tibet. This is a world class adventure experience.
Experience a one of a kind trip as you visit these four countries including Argentina, Bolivia, Chile and Peru. Argentina's captivating cavalcade of natural environments is simply astounding. Bolivia is connected to the past but living very much in the present.
Starting the walk-in to Mount Everest at Jiri, this fantastic 3-week trek follows the same approach used by the Everest expeditions of the 1950's. Trekking in from Jiri provides great acclimatisation, as well as exposure to all of Nepal's diverse landcapes
This exciting new two-week holiday through a rugged and visually arresting part of the Great Indian Himalaya punches well above its weight in terms of the variety of quintessential India experiences it packs into a short timeframe. This is a short and straightforward trekking holiday in India.
This unique trekking and climbing adventure to the peaks of the Tsum Valley in Nepal, offers the chance to go exploring with one of our most experienced climbing leaders and former 'Leader of the Year'. This is a trekking and climbing adventure in Nepal that goes beyond the ordinary.
Travel from the Pacific coast of Peru to the Pampas of Argentina, where you can try mouth-watering steaks in Buenos Aires. Traverse deserts, salt flats, Incan cities and the worlds highest navigable lake as you discover all the finest landscapes of the Andes.
Macedonia is indeed one of the last frontiers of Europe and its mountainous landscapes are heaven for anyone looking to take an adventure holiday in the the great outdoors. This bespoke itinerary offers great hiking opportunities in the mountains scattered across the west of Macedonia.
An amazing walking holiday adventure in Transylvania trekking across the Carpathian Mountains of Romania to the summit of Moldoveanu. The Carpathian Mountains run in a great arc across Romania, rising to over 2500 metres in Transylvania and include some of the wildest mountain walking in Europe.
Our walking holiday on the West Coast of Ireland starts in the rural village of Leenane, before moving on to the colourful Clifden. With its golden sand beaches, mountains and constant changing light, this is a walking holiday to savour.
The mountainous region of the Garfagnana in Tuscany is one of Italy's best kept secrets. With some of the best walking in Italy on your doorstep and the famous cities of Pisa, Lucca and Florence within easy reach, this is our new holiday in Wild Tuscany!
This 15 days Upper Mustang trek package offers a spectacular trekking on the remote area of Trans - Himalayan Mountains with an influence culture of Tibetan. Higher Kaligandaki valley is the desert region of the Tibetan plateau from which it borders Kagbeni in the south.
Everest base camp gokyo treks in Nepal is one of the most thrilling and challenging treks through the exquisite landscape to the base of the worlds highest mountain Mt. Everest (8848 m). Trekking packages like this is prepared to offers stunning close-up view of the North face of Everest.
Trek and camp at the top of Venezuela's Mount Roraima. Conan Doyles classic adventure novel was inspired by Venezuelas Lost World, a region of dense jungle and rolling grassland dominated by immense sandstone table mountains known as tepuys.
Explore Brazil's premier hiking and trekking region: Chapada Diamantina. In 1842, in a remote mountainous area of Brazils northeast, diamond deposits were found, sparking a 20 year diamond rush and giving the region its name of Chapada Diamantina: Diamond Plateau.
A classic Northern India trek, from tea hills to Himalayan vistas. The rarely visited land of Sikkim has in recent years become more accessible to those looking to explore its unique beauty.
Trek former Maoist trails in remote Western Nepal. Also called the Guerrilla Trek, this exciting new route into the western mountains of Nepal was the heartland of the revolution of 2006. The Maoist trails, that made the recent history of the country, today make a new and fascinating trek...
The Camino de Santiago de Compostela one of the world's oldest pilgrimage routes; travellers have made their way across northern Spain to Santiago on what is also known as 'The Way of St James' for over 1000 years. Follow Spain's most celebrated pilgrimage route, Camino de Santiago trek.
This varied trekking holiday follows the highest and most rugged section of Turkey's most famous long distance footpath; the Lycian Way, which stretches from Fethiye to Antalya and covers 500km. The hiking route snakes along dramatic coastline, offers spectacular cliff top views and ancient ruins.
This trip is designed to highlight the very best of Croatia, giving you time to enjoy the coast and islands, the beautiful towns and near-perfect national parks. Starting in the fascinating city of Dubrovnik, we then begin our journey up the coast.
A point-to-point trek with 3 rest days to enjoy spectacular surroundings. Experience has taught us that 15 days is the perfect duration to fully appreciate this iconic circuit around Mont Blanc - 10 days of trekking complemented by three days of relaxation. Enjoy the inspiring scenery found only on
The circuit of Mont Blanc is one of the finest walking routes in the Alps. It is in reality a series of paths linking the seven valleys that surround the highest mountain in Western Europe, Mont Blanc. This tour takes in the most outstanding sections with beautiful mountain highlights each day.
The Mont Blanc Circuit is deservedly one of Europe's classic walks, circumnavigating western Europe's highest mountain. This exciting itinerary concentrates on some of the most spectacular sections of the circuit, thus enabling us to produce a hard and exhilarating one-week trip.
Some of the most spectacular desert scenery in the world is found in the south of Jordan at Wadi Rum. Throughout the trip we will be accompanied by local Bedouin and we shall be camping as they do, under the stars.
Enjoy a little more comfort as you trek to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. Our trip is designed to maximize the time spent at Machu Picchu, and a dawn tour of the ruins allows us to appreciate the site before the crowds of day trippers and other trekkers arrive.
Sierra de Aitana has remained a secret from all but a few discerning visitors. We follow traditional footpaths and mule tracks, giving us spectacular panoramic vistas, and then descend to beautiful valleys with natural springs, fantastic limestone amphitheaters, where castles dot distant hilltops.
After the success of the 2013 expedition, Exodus is returning to Chomolungma, also known as Mount Everest, to once again attempt to climb the iconic route to the North Col. Led by legendary leader Valerie Parkinson, this expedition allows you to experience the Everest.
Embark on this amazing 4-day trip to Northern Vietnam, and go trekking through the lush vegetation and the gorgeous stepped rice terraces of the valleys of Sapa. Discover the rich cultural diversity of the region as you walk through the villages of colorful hill tribe people.
Join us as we ascend Mount Kilimanjaro via the Modified Shira Route, a route specially chosen by Bio Bio Expeditions that combines the best of the Shira Route with the most scenic section of the Machame route. We consider this the best route up the mountain!
Costa Rica is an oasis of natural wonders volcanoes, rainforests, white sand beaches, coral reefs and wildlife all within a world-renowned system of national parks that protects more species of mammals and birds than the continental U.S.A. and Canada combined.
On this double peak holiday we acclimatisewith a trek to the summit of Mount Meru before moving on to climb Africa's highest mountain, Kilimanjaro. This trip will ensure that your experience in Tanzania is remembered as a holiday rather than a feat of endurance.
Our itinerary provides valuable acclimatization by having shorter walking days during the trek to the 19,340 foot summit and includes an extra day to acclimatize in the Karanga Valley.
Following the ancient high-level route between Paro and Thimpu, the Druk Path is a simply excellent short trekking experience in Bhutan. Offering easy trekking within a pristine landscape, this popular holiday provides a taste of the unique and fascinating culture of Bhutan.
San Francisco is blessed with an abundance of girl-next-door good looks. On this San Francisco tour, see the natural beauty that all the other cities in America are jealous of by hiking the coastline past Golden Gate Bridge, Sutro baths, beaches, and the bay.
Travel to Africa and tour Kenya and Ethiopia on a trip from Nairobi to Gonder. Visit the Samburu Reserve, the remote Omo Valley, the Simien Mountains and historic Gonder.
Costa Rica is well named the jewel of Central America', with its tropical rainforest, active volcanoes, deserted beaches, colourful wildlife, perfect climate and friendly people; experience it all on this exciting wildlife and walking adventure holiday.
Named after the Lisu hill tribe village that is found near the lodge, Lisu Lodge is part of a community-based project that aims to conserve the natural heritage of the hill tribes of northern Thailand. The Lisu migrated from southern China and Tibet in the early 20th century.
From its elaborately decorated havelis, to the gigantic desert fortresses, Rajasthan presents a fascinating view into the vibrant heritage of India. During this tour your eyes will be dazzled by blue-pained towns and rose-washed cities populated by women in glittering safaris.
Jordan is famed for its ancient past, but its present is pretty darn compelling, too.
Enjoy the ultimate safari experience in the world’s most famous safari destination! Get close to the big five during this comfortable lodge accommodated walking safari around the Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga.
This sensational trekking holiday combines a week of trekking on the tranquil Rongai Route to the summit of Kilimanjaro with the best short safari in Tanzania. If you are only going to do one East African trekking holiday, then this one is hard to beat!
A cultural trek through remote villages and fertile valleys of the spectacular Indian Himalaya. Sandwiched between the western Himalaya, the Karakorum and the Tibetan Plateau, lies the high altitude desert of Ladakh, or 'Little Tibet'.
Trek through remote gorges, passes and valleys of the High Atlas mountain range. During this varied and challenging trek we aim to summit Jebel Toubkal, North Africa's highest peak (4167m), Jebel Ouanakrim (4088m) and Jebel Adrar n'Dern (4001m).
This high altitude Everest Base Camp trek explores the heart of the Sherpa homeland, from Namche Bazaar to the Gokyo Valley, crossing the glaciated Cho La Pass and on to the classic route to Everest Base Camp used by the great climbing parties.
Making our way to the magnificent Sanctuary, we trek through forested hillsides, marvelling at panoramic views of the Annapurna before reaching higher altitudes and close-up mountain views like no other. Complete one of the best treks in Nepal.
We visit the magnificent Shwedagon Pagoda, the cultural heart of the nation, and Bagan with its plain of 4000 temples. For our trekking we head to the Chin Hills of north west Burma. This area is home to the ethnic Chin people whose culture and traditions have changed little over the centuries.
In the northeast of Ethiopia is the little visited region of Tigrai. Over the centuries a series of churches of differing sizes and architectural styles were carved into cliff-faces and rocky-outcrops, many still in use today.
Climbing Mount Kenya and Kilimanjaro present very obvious challenges to the world's adventure travelers. We begin this exciting East African trekking holiday by heading north from Nairobi to Mount Kenya. In our opinion, this is the ultimate African high adventure holiday.
This superb family adventure holiday treks for 5 days along the coast of Morocco north of Agadir. This stretch of the Atlantic is wild, dramatic, remote and beautiful. Camping out amongst the dunes, we enjoy ever-changing views of headlands, cliffs and endless fine sand beaches.
This sensational trekking holiday combines a week of trekking on the tranquil Rongai Route to the summit of Kilimanjaro with the best short safari in Tanzania. If you are only going to do one East African trekking holiday, then this one is hard to beat!
This magical and challenging 2-week taste of Morocco begins with a journey to the enchanting Bou Gemmez Valley, the starting point for a 5-day traverse of Mgoun (4068m), North Africa's second highest summit. This trek reaches its conclusion amongst timeless villages on the south side of the Atlas.
Explore incredible Mayan sites and colourful local markets, relax on the world-class Mayan Riviera beaches, cave in a Mayan sacred site, snorkel on Belize's world-famous barrier reef.
North of the idyllic settlement of Paro, with its dramatic, cliff-side Taktsang Monastery, the pristine valley of the Paro Chu provides a passage between Himalayan foothills to the high peaks on the border with Tibet. The best short trek and Thimpu Festival.
Journey over to Tibet and cross the roof of the world over to Kailash Asia's most sacred mountain for the amazing Saga Dawa Festival. You'll join pilgrims and celebrate the renewal of the Tarboche flagpole, then embark on a demanding multi-day trek around the holy mountain.
This desert country, with its contrasting landscapes, provides a simply wonderful destination for a family adventure holiday. Our itinerary begins with a flight to Amman. Finishing off with a visit to the ever-so-salty Dead Sea, this is a timeless adventure in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia.
Travel to Africa and tour Ethiopia on a trip from Addis Ababa to Gonder. Visit the Blue Nile Falls, the Simien Mountains and the historic Gonder while meeting local people and experiencing the Ethiopian countryside.
With over 6,000 islands contained within its borders, the Philippines is one of the largest archipelagos in the world. While we can’t possibly show you all of them in just eight days, this journey through the country’s northern half will feel more than comprehensive enough.
An exhilarating itinerary combining many of Peru's highlights.
Combine our introductory Annapurna Trek and Chitwan Safari.
Fly by scheduled air to Katavi National Park with a greater density of mammals than any other Tanzanian reserve. Massed on the plains are the last great herds of buffalo in East Africa, up to 1,000 head. This is the place for the wildlife connoisseur...
Climb to the top of Africa! The Machame route offers incredible views. The trek up Kili isn't a technical climb so it's well within reach of the novice trekker.
Enjoy a fantastic active week immersed in the pristine nature of Spain's first national park. The Picos de Europa is Spain's first National Park; it forms the apex of the Cordillera Cantabrica, which runs the entire length of Spain's northern coast.
Mount Kailash is a sacred mountain in the mountains of western Tibet, near to significant water sources of the Asian continent, Indus, Sutlej, Brahmaputra and Karnali Rivers, and the very treasured Mansarovar Lake.
Magnificent trekking in the snowy High Atlas Mountains in Morocco. Starting from bustling Marrakech we venture right into the High Atlas to climb North Africa's highest peak (4167m).
This is the ultimate trek of the Everest region. Starting from the famous Khumbu Valley, home of the Sherpas, we acclimatise before following the trail taken by many of the great Everest climbers and tackle some of the most incredible passes and summits one can trek in the Himalayas.
Taking you to the most iconic base camp of all, at the foot of the greatest mountain in the world, Mount Everest (8848m), this is one of the world's classic treks. We have the opportunity to climb Kala Pattar (5545m) for a breathtaking view of the highest mountain on Earth.
Mt Fuji and Mt Yarigatake are the most famous Japanese mountains, and on this trip we ascend both of these iconic peaks while also taking in Japan's intriguing blend of ancient traditions and modern culture. Hike up Mt Fuji for the Japanese sunrise.
Extended trekking on the island of Isabela in the Galapagos archipelago is a rare privilege and we are one of only a few operators allowed here. Enjoy a 3-day trek to the wide crater rim of the Sierra Negra Volcano, a hike blessed with striking views of the lava-strewn landscape and its fumaroles.
Climb Kilimanjaro then safari in Tanzania's best game parks. After a strenuous climb of Africa's highest mountain, there are ample game viewing opportunities in two of Tanzania's national parks, plus the magnificent Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
No two mountain ranges are the same. Each offers its own environment, culture and and atmosphere. The Pyrenees are no different, and have been enthralling walkers with sky-scraping peaks, glistening lakes and a multitude of trails for many years.
A new and challenging walking adventure holiday in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco, trekking to the summit of Mgoun and more! This tour offers both a brilliant trekking experience and a real taste of Morocco off the beaten track.