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Mountain Kingdoms are worldwide walking and trekking holiday experts with 30 years of experience in running trekking holidays as well as select trekking peaks, cultural tours and cycling holidays. Whether you’ve travelled with Mountain Kingdoms before or just love to travel, we’d love to hear your tales. Email us your Travellers’ tales

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Japan - our top 10 unmissable experiences

By Mountain Kingdoms - 21st February 2018
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Japan - our top 10 unmissable experiences

Think about Japan and it's easy to imagine only high-rise, high-tempo cities, bullet trains and cutting-edge technology, but Japan has so much more to offer beyond its 21st century stereotype. ... Read more

Our passion for travel

By Mountain Kingdoms - 15th February 2018
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Our passion for travel

At Mountain Kingdoms we have a real passion for travel. We're constantly seeking out new destinations and experiences in the far flung corners of the world, as well finding exciting adventures closer to home. But each member of the team... Read more

What are the top 10 things to see in Bhutan?

By Mountain Kingdoms - 15th February 2018
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What are the top 10 things to see in Bhutan?

We’ve been taking travellers to Bhutan for 30 years on treks, tours and Tailor Made holidays, and we’ve accumulated a lot of knowledge about this enigmatic Himalayan kingdom. One of the questions we most often get asked is what... Read more

What are the top 10 things to do in Bhutan?

By Mountain Kingdoms - 15th February 2018
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What are the top 10 things to do in Bhutan?

Whether you’re planning on spending a week or a month in Bhutan you’ll not be short of things to do. It may be small, but the Thunder Dragon Kingdom, is packed with no end of possibilities whether you... Read more

Top travel destinations for 2018

By Mountain Kingdoms - 10th January 2018
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Top travel destinations for 2018

Find inspiration within our selection of popular travel destinations for 2018.... Read more

Best time to trek in Nepal - trekking regions

Best time to trek in Nepal - trekking regions

We have put together a quick guide to the best time to trek in Nepal by trekking region - in Nepal there are four main seasons to consider when planning a trekking holiday: spring, autumn, winter and monsoon (the summer... Read more

Trekking Guide to the Everest Region

By Mountain Kingdoms - 07th January 2018
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Trekking Guide to the Everest Region

Known also as the Solo Khumbu, the towering mountains of the Everest region are unrivalled in their sheer scale and majesty.... Read more

Trekking Guide to the Annapurna Region

By Mountain Kingdoms - 07th January 2018
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Trekking Guide to the Annapurna Region

Annapurna is a Sanskrit name meaning Goddess of the Harvests which aptly reflects the beautiful, verdant valleys and fertile terraced fields of this glorious trekking region of Nepal. ... Read more

Trekking Guide to Wild Nepal

By Mountain Kingdoms - 07th January 2018
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Trekking Guide to Wild Nepal

Step away from the more popular trekking regions of Everest and the Annapurnas, onto the enticing trails of Wild Nepal, and you may find that you have the path all to yourself.... Read more

Trekking Regions of Nepal

By Mountain Kingdoms - 07th January 2018
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Trekking Regions of Nepal

Nepal is perhaps the most exciting of the Himalayan nations. It is home to eight of the ten highest mountains in the world, has an attractive, vibrant culture and a friendly, chaotic allure that has made it a favourite destination... Read more