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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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Travel for tea lovers

By Mountain Kingdoms - 20th February 2019

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Travel for tea lovers

Tea remains the most popular drink in the world (after water) and there are well over 40 countries growing and producing tea for sale. China and India remain the two biggest tea producers but even in Britain we grow small quantities... Read more

Put a spring in your step - our favourite walking holidays for the springtime

By Mountain Kingdoms - 05th February 2019
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Put a spring in your step - our favourite walking holidays for the springtime

If you've got the winter blues and are craving sunny days and long, languid walks don't despair. Spring is just around the corner. And here are some of our favourite springtime walking and trekking holidays to inspire your holiday planning.... Read more

Our top challenges for 2019

By Mountain Kingdoms - 22nd January 2019
in Travellers' Tales

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Our top challenges for 2019

As you enter January and look ahead to the coming months, it’s the perfect time to set new challenges to improve mind, body and spirit. Whether you want to be fitter and healthier, step out your comfort zone, try... Read more

Where to see the wildlife of David Attenborough’s Dynasties

Where to see the wildlife of David Attenborough’s Dynasties

If, like us, you have been riveted, moved, and inspired by David Attenborough’s extraordinary series, Dynasties, read on to find out where you can experience your own wildlife encounters with the rare and remarkable creatures featured in the series.... Read more

Painted Wolves Factfile

By Mountain Kingdoms - 29th November 2018
in Africa and the Middle East

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Painted Wolves Factfile

Little known or understood, especially in comparison to the animal superstars of the African bush, painted wolves, or wild dogs, are finally gaining worldwide attention. No more so than this weekend when David Attenborough’s highly acclaimed new series on... Read more

2017 Photo of the Year Competition

By Mountain Kingdoms - 11th April 2018

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2017 Photo of the Year Competition

This year we have received a fantastic selection of images from your adventures around the world. Our five final photos perfectly reflect our range of travel experiences, from a traditional festival in Bhutan to a Polar cruise through Antarctica. It... Read more

Everest 60th Anniversary Celebrations

By Mountain Kingdoms - 22nd March 2018

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Everest 60th Anniversary Celebrations

The mighty Mount Everest is well known as the highest mountain in the world – 8,848m / 29,029ft. The 29th May 2013 marked the 60th anniversary of the first ascent of Everest. To celebrate this occasion, we have put together some interesting facts... Read more

What are the top 10 things to see in Bhutan?

By Mountain Kingdoms - 15th February 2018
in The Himalaya

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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
in The Himalaya

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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

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