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.
They're the closest mammal out there to us homo sapiens, and on this trip we aim to bring you as close as possible to these majestic creatures. There'll be gorillas, monkeys and chimps in abundance on this 9-day trip through Rwanda and Uganda. Spot primates in their natural habitat.
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.
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.
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.
Travel through the soaring Inca heartland, from the beaches of Lima to the streets of Cuzco, high up in the Andes.
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.
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.
Visit South America and travel through Peru. Tour Lima, the Amazon Jungle, Cuzco, the Sacred Valley, Ollantaytambo, Aguas Calientes and Machu Picchu.
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.
Tour Galapagos' wildlife highlights on an active adventure from Quito. Travel to the Galapagos Islands from Quito, Ecuador. Tour the Galapagos' highlights from Isla San Cristobal to Isla Santa Cruz on this active wildlife adventure.
This package encompasses India's most important citadel, Agra Fort built about 1,000 AD, and the most famous monument to everlasting love, the Taj Mahal. Continuing via the abandoned Mughal city of Fatehpur Sikr to the pink city of Jaipur.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Americas finest seafood.
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 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 Peregrines 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.
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.
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
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.
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) and including the opportunity to climb to its summit, this Moroccan walking holiday provides the best of the Atlas Mountains within just a week and a half. Offering varied and picturesque scenery, rugged trekking trails, lofty peaks...
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.
Our 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. We also tour the cosmopolitan capital city of Buenos Aires...
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 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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Experience the splendour of Kili with an extra day on your trek to acclimatize to the summit of Africa's highest peak. Camp along the route with support from local guides and porters. As a world leader in Kili treks, we'll take you to new heights in adventure!
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.
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.
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.
Travel to Chiang Mai and trek through northern Thailand to discover hilltribe culture, village life and local experiences on this hilltribe trek.
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.
Ideally situated in the South West of France and North West of Spain at the foot of the Pyrenees Mountains and on the Atlantic seaboard, the Basque-country has kept its superb natural environment, unspoiled and jealously guarded by its proud inhabitants.
This trip is truly the best of two worlds and experience the breathtaking natural splendour of Patagonia.
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.
For the lover of high mountain regions it would be hard to beat this exceptional trek. We combine a moderate trek in the isolated Cordillera Vilcabamba with a challenging foray into the Cordillera Vilcanota around the base of Ausangate. Ample time is also included in Cusco and the Sacred Valley...
A remarkable program that will appeal to the avid trekker who is also seeking an appreciation of the rich cultural heritage of Tibet. Essentially this expedition includes all the highlights of our 'High Road to Lhasa' journey (including time in Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse) with a ten-day trek...
Combining our classic Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lakes treks with a stunning crossing of the non-technical Cho La pass provides an unsurpassed circuit trek of the Everest region. We make climbs of the popular Gokyo Ri and Kala Pattar along the way, which provide magnificent photo opportunities...
The perfect trek for those who wish to avoid the busier trails in the Everest region but still gain stunning views of Everest. Trekking slowly through Sherpa villages and yak pastures we emerge into the stunning Gokyo Valley with it's beautiful lakes...
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.
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.
Similar to the Mulu Pinnacles trail, only that after ascending the pinnacles we proceed to journey across landscape by an old headhunters trail through gentle countryside to Kuala Terikan. From here, we take a boat across river rapids to an authentic Iban longhouse for overnight.
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
Visitors to South America hoping to experience some of the continent's top attractions in one trip couldn't find a better Argentina tour than this nine-day adventure. The breathtaking natural wonders of this memorable journey, Iguaz Falls and the Perito Moreno Glacier.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Discover Mt Etna and the beautiful volcanic archipelago of Northern Sicily. Striking active volcanoes, black sand beaches, thermal springs and a stunning cobalt sea make the Aeolians Islands a unique must-see destination.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Discover the diverse scenery on the volcanic island of La Palma. La Palma, nicknamed La Isla Bonita (the pretty Isle), is a relatively unheard of volcanic island in the western Canaries. This walking itinerary is designed to take advantage of the island's well waymarked paths.
Get ready for a mind-blowing experience as you embark on this once in a lifetime trek of the Incas. This is truly a unique chance to see one of the greatest sights the world has to offer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A new and challenging walking adventure holiday in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco, trekking to the summit of Toubkal and more! With their rugged walking trails, varied and picturesque scenery, lofty passes, non-technical peaks and the guarantee of a cheerful welcome from Berber people.
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.
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.
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.
The Atlas range of mountains is the largest in all Africa, extending through Morocco for some 500 kilometres north-east to south-west and characterised by steep sided valleys, rocky peaks, and the picturesque terracotta-coloured villages of the Berber people.
On the west side of Mount Toubkal, the highest peak in Morocco lie the tributary valleys above the River Nfis, described as the most attractive and fertile in the High Atlas and home of the welcoming Berber.
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.
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.
Walk the complete GR20 Haute Route in Corsica, one of the finest and hardest mountain walking routes in the whole of Europe, on this classic adventure trekking holiday. Rising abruptly from the Mediterranean sea, with granite peaks soaring to over 2500m, Corsica is known as 'the Scented Isle'.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Across hills and dales, lakes and moorlands, this challenging Walk from Cumbria to Yorkshire spans 85 miles of quintessentially English landscape. Across hills and dales, lakes and moorlands, this challenging Walk from Cumbria to Yorkshire spans 85 miles of quintessentially English landscape.
Iceland is one of those rare places on Earth that feels more science-fiction than fact, even when youre actually there. Any adventure will bring you into close contact with the land, hiking glaciers, scaling volcanic craters, and learning the colourful lore from your expert guides.
We have brought together two of the most popular trekking regions of Nepal in one unforgettable Himalayan experience on this traverse from Arughat to Jomsom. Linking both regions by crossing from the Larkye La in the Manaslu region into the northern Annapurnas...
Our trek to the base of Mount Everest will surpass your expectations. We ascend in true expedition style savouring the quintessential trekking experience with our guides, crew and porters as we trek to the base of the world's highest mountain.
The Gokyo Lakes region at the head of the Dudh Kosi Valley provides a great alternative to the popular Everest Base Camp trek. It is a more tranquil trek through the Sherpa heartland that affords ample time for acclimatization with opportunities to savor mountain panoramas...
A fully supported camping based trek to the stunning lakes of Gosainkund in the Helambu region. Although only a day's drive from Kathmandu, this region is relatively isolated and predominantly inhabited by the Tamangs and Helambu Sherpas, who originated in Tibet just to the north.
This classic Himalayan trek, first opened in 1977, is still magnificent and just got better with our updated itinerary. We ascend the Marsyandi Valley, before crossing the wild 5416m Thorong La (pass) and into the Trans Himalayan region, protected from the monsoon by the high passes and mountains...
The Rwenzori Mountains, or the Mountains of the Moon, are easily Africa's best kept secret. Rarely visited and isolated, they contain much of Africa's permanent ice and the most varied mountain scenery as we climb from tropical rainforest, through alpine valleys to the glaciers.
The 'Tamang Heritage Trail' is an exciting new trekking route, located between Langtang and the Ganesh Himal. A culturally rich region steeped in Tibetan tradition, the local Tamang people are some of the warmest and most welcoming people in Nepal.
This exciting adventure allows surprising comfort along the ancient Inca trail called the “Salkantay Inca Trail,” the road less traveled to the lost city of the Incas. Discover a world surrounded by magical moments while experiencing Peru's real outdoors and its rugged elements.
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.
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.
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 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.
If you are looking for a brilliant new walking holiday in the sun, this is one to consider. After a free day amongst the delights of Cape Town, we set off on a fully guided, 60 kilometre, 5-day hike, which will take us from the top of Table Mountain to Cape Point.
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. Heading out of Marrakech, we begin our journey with a picturesque drive into the foothills of the High Atlas...
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.
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 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.
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.
An active adventure exploring the Land of the Long White Cloud. From the waterfront city of Auckland to the spectacular Southern Alps, New Zealand is blessed with an array of natural wonders.
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 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.
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.
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...
An intoxicating trip through Peru, Bolivia and Brazil. Trek the imperious Inca Trail and visit the floating reed islands - staying overnight on Lake Titicaca. Visit the vibrant Bolivian capital, La Paz and continue south via train to witness the amazing Salar de Uyuni.
Join 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.
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.
Climb Kilimanjaro via the remote and relatively quiet Rongai Route. Situated on the north side of Africa's highest mountain our trek starts close to the Tanzania / Kenya border. The Rongai Route is the longest and most scenic trekking route on Kilimanjaro.
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.
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.
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!
Viewed from Marrakech, Morocco's snow-capped Atlas mountains provide inspiration for a fantastic trekking holiday in Morocco and this is a mountain journey like no other. Our stunning trekking itinerary begins in the picturesque Bou Guemmez Valley and leads south-westwards...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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. Ethiopia includes some of the finest mountain scenery in Africa...
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.
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.
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.
The ultimate adventure for altitude junkies with a love of history, this challenging 12-day journey snakes between the most incredible Incan sites in Peru.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Situated at the heart of Central Asia, the republic of Uzbekistan has a richness of history matched by few places on earth. A succession of conquering forces, from Alexander the Great to Ghengis Khan and his descendants, have left their mark on the region's culture and architecture.
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.
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!
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.
Travel to Nepal and enjoy a four-day adventure through some of the spectacular countryside surrounding Kathmandu. Trek from Shivapuri to Bhaktapur and meet with monks, watch a spectacular sunrise and explore medieval towns - always in view of the vast Himalayas.
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.
Join us on a challenging foray into the Khumbu and experience climbing amongst such Himalayan giants as Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse. This itinerary has been carefully devised as an ideal introduction to expedition mountaineering...
This itinerary has been designed around the adventure playground of the Sierra Nevada de Mrida, the highest mountain range in Venezuela, part of the northern extent of the Andes Mountains.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
From the lively port of Tangier, to the Rif Mountain town of Chefchaouen, this 8-day walking holiday discovers the delights of Northern Morocco. Heading East out of Tangier, we follow the Mediterranean coastline, exploring ancient Roman ports and the Hispanic-Moorish architecture of Tetouan.
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'.
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.
Admire magnificent views along Morocco's Azaden Valley
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Looking for an adventure that has real purpose and challenges you on every level? Join us for the Intrepid Foundation Kili Climb and make 2015 a year to remember. With the help of Kilimanjaro experts, step out of your comfort zone and climb Tanzanias mighty Mt Kilimanjaro.
At the southern tip of India, the states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu offer a range of experiences unlike anything else on the Subcontinent. After a day's exploration in the picturesque old Portuguese port of Kochi, we drive up to former British Raj hill-station of Munnar in the Western Ghats.
Rwanda 3 days: Experience the true wonder of a Gorilla Safari in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda. You will drive through the rainforest and volcanoes and, if you are lucky, spend some time with these magnificent gorillas.
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.
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.
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.
Wonderful trekking adventure holiday walking amongst the mountains of the Jebel Sahro in Morocco. Sandwiched between the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco and the Sahara, the remote mountain region of Jebel Sahro is the perfect destination for winter sunshine trekking.
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 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 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.
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.
Immerse yourself in a journey of discovery across some of Europe's most diverse geography. From the walled feudal town of Ordua, walk through high plateaus, rugged canyons, and mountain greenery to end with lunch in a traditional farmhouse.
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.
Newfoundlands rugged coastline affords ocean views dotted with icebergs, seabirds and whales. On this fascinating hiking adventure, explore the seascape with qualified experts who discuss the geology, flora, fauna and history of the island, and hike inland trails...
Within just a week, this great trip completes a spectacular traverse of the mountain by way of the trekkers summit' at Point Lenana (4985m), where the views include distant Kilimanjaro and the nearby rocky pinnacle of Batian (5199m), Mount Kenya's true summit.
South of mystical Marrakech lie the Atlas Mountains, rising to over 4000 metres and including Mount Toubkal (4167m), the highest peak in North Africa. Mount Toubkal is usually clear of snow by mid summer and presents nothing more than steep hiking on well-marked trails across scree and rock.
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.
North of the plains of Punjab and rising to around 5000 metres, the southernmost foothills of the Indian Himalaya are known as the Dhaula Dhar. This trip offers a perfect blend of spiritual and physical enlightenment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Witnessing panoramic views and prayer flags in the Himalayas, exploring rhododendron forests and tiny hamlets, meeting Sherpa herders, experiencing teahouse lodges and high passes.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
Annapurna is the 10th highest peak in the world. It was the first 8000 metre peak ever summitted, in June 1950 by a French expedition led by Maurice Herzog. The tale of this epic climb is told in one of the most fascinating narrations of mountaineering adventure in the book 'Annapurna' ...
This challenging trek will more than satisfy the ambitious trekker intent on crossing high passes without the commitment of any technical climbing. Heading towards Everest we cross the Kongma La to Everest Base Camp and Kala Pattar.
A mountain with great significance in Incan mythology, Apu Ausangate (6,384m) is part of the Cordillera Vilcanota range in the Peruvian Andes. This region is home to llama and alpaca herding communities who use the high mountain trails to herd and trade their stock.
The Kingdom of Mustang preserves some of the last vestiges of traditional Tibetan Buddhist culture. Situated on the border of Nepal and Tibet, it is open to only a few select trekking groups each season. The trek follows established trails through substantial villages...
A challenging circumnavigation of the towers of Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre via the continental ice cap. Our self sufficient expedition will appeal to those looking for the ultimate Patagonian adventure with spectacular and rarely seen views of the dramatic granite spires of Cerro Fitz Roy...
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).
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. From Lima, you'll fly to the gateway city of Cusco...
This Peru tour takes you through the magnificent Vilcabamba range, all the way to the glacier-capped summit of Mt. Salcantay, worshipped for thousands of years by Quechua Indians. The Mt. Salcantay trek offers the ultimate challenge in adventure travel. Our Peru travel begins in colonial Cusco...
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This super family walking holiday with camels in Morocco starts out beyond the Atlas Mountains amongst the palm-fringed oases of the Draa Valley. Here, we meet our Berber crew and their team of camels and set out on a 4-day walk on the edge of the great Sahara Desert.
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!
Think of the Himalayas, and you'll inevitably think of Mount Everest. But there's so much more to see in this picturesque country than just the mother of all mountains. Across the mountain ranges in India, there's a whole different world waiting to be explored under your hiking boots.
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.
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.
Enjoy trekking in comfort as you journey 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wild and tropical trekking adventure holiday walking in the mountains of Reunion Island. Eight hundred kilometres east of Madagascar, the French overseas department of Reunion Island is a walking destination - par excellence!
From the remote Tibetan village of Kharta, the trek to the eastern or Kangshung Face of Mount Everest provides arguably the best way to get close to the world's highest peak. A simply exceptional trekking holiday on the roof of 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.
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 new and challenging walking adventure holiday in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco, trekking to the summit of Mgoun and more! Our special trekking route takes us north from to south walking across the less visited central part of the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco...
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Comparable to the Himalayas and the Rockies in terms of snow-capped alpine beauty, Perus Cordillera Huayhuash is a mountain-climbers dream come true.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Manaslu (8167m) is the 7th highest mountain in the world and it is only in recent years that trekkers have begun to explore this rugged area. Trekking around Manaslu offers awesome mountain views, remote Buddhist villages close to the Tibetan border and cultural and geographic diversity...
The Pamir mountains are a rugged and remote wilderness of jagged ridges, alpine lakes and snow capped peaks that stretch and fold towards the Hindu Kush and the Karakoram. We combine a trek in these impressive mountains with time in the fabled Silk Road cities of Tashkent, Samarkand and Bukhara.
It would be hard to surpass this challenging Trans Himalayan circuit of Ladakh. We follow ancient trails leading over high passes that link isolated Buddhist villages and monasteries to the secluded Himalayan kingdom of Zanskar. From Zangla we enter dramatic gorge country...
A spectacular trek in the Annapurna region, with two remote passes, a high altitude lake and inspiring views of some of the world's highest mountains. We ascend through the lower portion of the Annapurna region before turning into a secluded and rugged valley towards the village of Nar.
The Cordillera Huayhuash is one of the most spectacular ranges in the Peruvian Andes. It was a region that attracted worldwide attention following Joe Simpson's graphic account of his ascent of Siula Grande in his book 'Touching the Void'.
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.
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.
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
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
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.
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 its well worth working up a sweat when you can finish your days with superb French dishes and win
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
This is an excellent family adventure walking holiday for those with fit and active children. Reaching the summit of Mt Toubkal (4167m), the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains, is a challenge but we recognise the fact that there are enthusiastic and energetic families...
The path has many names: the Road to Santiago, the Way of Saint James or, simply, Camino de Santiago. Your path for this active adventure begins in Bilbao, where the Guggenheim provides ample culture and artistic entertainment.
Known as the Rock, the main island of Newfoundland and Labrador sports a rugged coast and picturesque peninsulas where some of the worlds rarest land formations can be seen and traces of four thousand years of human settlement can be found. Traverse the island from coast to coast to discover...
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.
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...
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.
This exciting adventure combines trekking in the spectacular foothills of the Annapurnas with a safari at Chitwan. On trek, we follow trails through traditional Hindu villages that afford remarkable views of Annapurna South and Machapuchare and showcase the fascinating life of the Annapurna...
Situated on the Tajikistan - Kyrgyzstan border, Peak Lenin stands at an altitude of 7134m and is the second highest mountain in the Pamir mountain range. Although a popular and straight forward ascent suitable for those who wish to climb for the first time over 7000 metres...
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, Kongma La and the stunning, 6189m Island Peak. Our carefully devised itinerary with a number of rest days offers an exceptional way...
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.
The wild Atlantic coast of Morocco is remote, beautiful and undiscovered. This superb walking holiday spends a week following this dramatic shoreline, camping out amongst the dunes and enjoying ever-changing views of headlands, cliffs and endless fine sand beaches.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Hidden away from tourism for the duration of the Communist regime, Transylvania is an unexplored land of delights. Magical Transylvania has it's own distinct identity defined by the people, the culture and the Carpathian Mountains which arc majestically through the region. Known as the legendary hom
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.
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. Just 2 hours drive from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech...
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.
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.
Costa Rica is well named the jewel of Central America', with its tropical rainforest, active volcanoes, deserted beaches, colorful wildlife, perfect climate and friendly people; experience it all on this exciting wildlife and walking adventure holiday. We begin our amazing adventure in Costa Rica...
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.
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. In India we include visits to the famous palaces and forts...
Jordan is famed for its ancient past, but its present is pretty darn compelling, too.
This excellent adventure holiday includes the chance to see many of Bhutan's most important towns and monasteries, as we journey to the beautiful region of Bumthang at the heart of the kingdom. This holiday offers a real insight into the cultural highlights and spectacular scenery of this kingdom.
This itinerary has been designed for the active traveler wanting to pack two of South Americas most important attractionsMachu Picchu and the Galapagos Islandsinto one stupendous trip of a lifetime. Instead of just hiking, the trips first eight days offer whitewater rafting, zip-lining...
Enjoy the ultimate safari experience in the worlds 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. Crossing lovely, open country on the north side of the mountain...
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.
Enjoy self-guided walking on the classic circuit through France, Switzerland and Italy...
Nepal is home to the world's biggest mountains, deepest valleys and the friendliest people! Using our many years of experience operating holidays all over the former Kingdom of Nepal, we have devised an itinerary showcasing the best that the country can offer to adventurous families.
This great adventure starts out with a visit to the Mulu National Park, deep within the rainforest of north-eastern Sarawak. Trekking on jungle trails and travelling by longboat on the many rivers, this is Borneo at its best!
Kia Ora! Welcome to New Zealand. To the Maori, New Zealand is Aotearoa, Land of the Long White Cloud and the contrasting North and South Islands have become a patchwork of Maori, European, Asian and Pacific Island history.
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.
Join Mountain Madness on this once in a lifetime guided climb up Mount Kilimanjaro- the roof of Africa! The safari portion of the trip will allow us to experience the beautiful landscape and wildlife of Tanzania. Add a couple of days and you'll enjoy the wildlife viewing in Serengeti.
Discover magnificent Machu Picchu and visit Lima and Cuzco on this fun, accessible Peruvian adventure. Also visit the Ollantaytambo ruins and the Sacred Valley.
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.
Trek through the hills surrounding Chiang Mai and meet the local people, known collectively as hilltribes, who have made their homes on these slopes.
Explore two gems of South America on this adventure tour through Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia, which includes the Inca Trail trek and an Amazon boat tour. Journey through the heart of Andean South America on this adventure tour that takes you from the cobblestone streets of Quito to the dizzying altitu
Explore Peru's southern coast, its Incan Highlands and the Galpagos Islands. From the soaring heights of the Inca Trail to the steamy jungle stay at the exclusive G Lodge Amazon, this epic journey includes an all-encompassing tour of Peru and four nights exploring the Galpagos.
China is a country full of highlights and hidden treasures, and if you visit it with us, you’ll be sure to get a top mix of both. Over two weeks, you’ll venture from Beijing to Hong Kong, taking in China’s contrasts between ancient and modern as you explore both cityscapes and countrysides.
The Annapurna Circuit - rightly known as Nepal's classic trek - offers more variety than any other equivalent length trek, taking us through virtually every type of scenery that Nepal has to offer.
This superb challenging trek is ideal for those wanting to extend their Himalayan climbing experience. Following the classic Annapurna circuit trail, we head towards the Chulu Massif through a wonderful variety of landscapes and cultures.
This itinerary allows us to experience the incredible diversity of Madagascar. We trek in Andringitra National Park and in Isalo National Park. We go in search of lemurs in Anja Reserve and visit Ranomafana National Park. Throughout the trip, unique wildlife of this island will enchant and amaze.
Explore Southern Africa in the romantic style of the past on this safari-and-train adventure. Start your journey by experiencing Cape Town's complex history and dramatic natural beauty. Then board Rovos Rail for an evocative train trek to Victoria Falls, making stops along the way.
Jordan's Wadi Rum and its 'rose-red City' of Petra provide a magical setting for a trekking holiday in the Middle East. This is not a long or sustained trekking holiday. It is a series of day-hikes in an unusual mountain area.
The Inca outpost of Choquequirao is one of the most important discoveries of Inca antiquity. This is a superb holioday in Peru for everyone who loves to follow in the footsteps of the early explorers and for those who want the genuine Inca trail experience but without the crowds.
Let your feet carry you into natural beauty, mystery and even spiritual awareness on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. The Inca constructed an advanced road and trail system over which agile runners would deliver messages (in the form of knotted cords known as quipu).
This amazing adventure holiday combines the best of Madagascar's trekking with a chance to experience its great cultural and natural variety. Travelling from Tulear on the south-west coast to the capital city of Antananarivo, our first walk is within the Isalo National Park.
From the awe-inspiring archeological and cultural treasures of the Andean highlands to the Nazca Lines on Peru's enigmatic coast, this epic adventure explores the heart and soul of the Andes.
From the bustling market-filled streets of La Paz to Incan culture high in the Andes, this 2-week adventure provides a panoramic view of Peru and a glimpse of Bolivia. Embrace cultures past and present in Cuzco and La Paz and interact with locals from the regions communities...
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.
Join Mountain Madness on this once in a lifetime guided climb up Mount Kilimanjaro- the roof of Africa! The safari portion of the trip will allow us to experience the beautiful landscape and wildlife of Tanzania.
China can be intimidating, what with its Great Wall, Forbidden City and army of Terracotta Warriors. This 8-day trip will wipe away any worriesyou'll have an expert tour guide leading the way and you'll hit the highlights in the company of other young travellers
Trekking in the Andes is an exhilarating experience, as anyone who has trekked with us would testify. After savouring the historical and cultural highlights of Cusco and the Sacred Valley of the Incas, whilst taking our time acclimatising, we commence our trek.
Travel to South America and visit Peru on a family adventure through Lima, Ollantaytambo and Cuzco. Tour Peru and follow the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Travel to Peru on this family adventure and uncover the terraced ruins of Perus mystical ancient city.
When Arthur Conan Doyle wrote The Lost World, he was inspired by the Table Mountains of Southeast Venezuela. A series of mysterious mountain tops almost inaccessible from the surrounding jungle was to capture the imagination of a generation of armchair travellers.
Mt Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain on the African continent and the tallest free-standing peak in the world. Almost every climber to summit Uhuru Peak has written down their thoughts and feelings in a book, which is stored in a wooden box at the top.
When it comes to volcanoes, no country can match Indonesia. Sitting firmly on the Pacific Ring of Fire, the Southeast Asian archipelago boasts more active volcanoes than anywhere else on Earth. The result is a lush and fertile land which has developed a rich and diverse culture.
Highest trekking peak in Nepal
After a rewarding climb on Kilimanjaro's Lemosho Route, go on safari in Tanzanias national parks. First is great wildlife viewing in the natural sanctuary of Ngorongoro Crater, the best chance to see the threatened rhinoceros, as well as an abundance of other wildlife.
Hike through forests, plains and mountains and track wildlife on foot, by boat and 4WD. We spend our days exploring this vast land: tracking its wildlife on foot, hiking through its highlands and forests and going on game drives in the famous Kruger National Park.
Trek beneath the world's tallest waterfall, Angel Falls, explore the wierd and wonderful world of Mount Roraima's summit and kick back and relax on unblemished Caribbean beaches on this Venezuela trekking holiday.
Take on some of the finest hiking and walking in Eastern North America, enjoying spectacular rural scenery as you explore the best of Northern Vermont and Qubecs Townships. Take a revealing look at Qubecois culture, discovering the history, music, politics and culinary specialties...
Travel to Ethiopia, the land of our ancestors and the home of the awe-inspiring Simien Mountain Range. Remaining one of Africa’s true hidden gems, this collection of emerald valleys, jagged gorges and sky-scraping rock formations provide a unique trekking experience that is well off the beaten track
Jump aboard an active tour of Northern Thailand. Visit Bangkok, explore Chiang Mai, take a hilltribe trek and kayak down the historic River Kwai.
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.
A boat ride along the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok will allow us to see the riverfront temples and palaces and realize why this stretch of water is referred to as the River of Kings.
Explore Vietnam on this 2 week multi adventure odyssey from North to South. The trip starts in Hanoi the capital of Vietnam from where you head north to the highlands to trek in hill tribe area of the Hoang Lien Mountains that border China.
Ecuador is a climbers delight with a diversity of vegetation zones, from the jungle cloud forest to the high paramo where the vast alpine plateau is dotted with majestic snowcapped volcanoes rising to over 6000m. To appreciate these remarkable contrasts, we combine 5 peaks including Cotopaxi...
The Great Gobi Desert is a treasure chest full of astonishing surprises that draw in the most avid travellers, explorers and scientists. This unique trekking and camping itinerary was developed with locals - people intimate with every corner of the places we visit on this remarkable journey.
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.
The snows of Kilimanjaro soar like an apparition over East Africas shimmering plains, and in Hemingways words, they are as wide as all the world, great, high, and unbelievably white in the sun.
This two week safari and trekking holiday offers a real journey of adventure and discovery through the heart of Africa's warmest nations - Malawi and Zambia. Famed for its serene savannahs and high wildlife populations we begin our adventure in Zambia's pristine South Luangwa National Park.
This tour combines the best-known trek in the Americas with a taste of Peru's diverse landscapes and cultures. Lake Titicacas waters lie adorned with floating reed islands inhabited by indigenous groups, while the barren coastal deserts of ancient Nazca civilizations continue to fascinate visitors.
Turkey's Turquoise Coast offers an alluring combination of beautiful scenery and ancient sites with some fine coastal and inland walking and trekking on the many trails in the area, including sections of the famed Lycian Way.
Conquer Mt Toubkal in a long weekend walking adventure. This trek is an energetic way to spend a long weekend with just three days in the mountains to approach, summit and descend the highest peak in North Africa.
With superb views of the Annapurnas and Dhaulagiri and the chance to cross the formidable Thorong La Pass it's no wonder this remains one of Nepal's classic treks. A demanding yet excellent introduction to walking in the Himalaya.
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.
Trek Kilimanjaro, go on safari and relax on Zanzibar's beaches on this premium trip. This trip offers the best of Tanzania; incredible wildlife viewing, trekking Kilimanjaro and the crystal waters of the Indian Ocean.
Get off the beaten track in Japan and experience parts of the country other big-city tours tend to skip.
Challenge. Desolation. Unlimited wonder. It’s not difficult to grasp what attracted the great explorers to Antarctica. Get a personal appreciation for the struggle to tame the bottom of the world on this 22-day adventure to the land than entranced Ernest Shackleton and countless others since.
Take part in a mystical North Atlantic journey and explore the various medieval towns of the Norwegian coast before heading north to the island of Spitsbergen.
Fierce, cold and stunningly beautiful—explorers since Shackleton have grappled with the contrasts of the Weddell Sea. Experience this ultimate Antarctic landscape on a 15-day adventure that defines 'once in a lifetime.'
A massive rookery of penguins shuffles across a frozen shore; a pod of whales glides through frigid waters; dramatic landscapes float off in the distance—welcome to Antarctica. Join us on a voyage of discovery. This is an adventure like no other.
Vivid emerald, violet tints, intense blue and crimson light—the Antarctic Peninsula is anything but a world of white desolation.