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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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Our passion for travel

By Mountain Kingdoms - 14th February 2019
in Ask an Expert

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Our passion for travel

At Mountain Kingdoms we have a real passion for travel and we're constantly seeking out new destinations and experiences in the far flung corners of the world. But each member of the team has somewhere that they're totally smitten with... Read more

Top 10 Destinations for 2019

By Mountain Kingdoms - 07th February 2019
in Walking and Trekking

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Top 10 Destinations for 2019

Looking for inspiration for your big adventure this year. Here are our ten most popular destinations, all offering a fabulous variety of cultural and scenic wonders.... Read more

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

By Mountain Kingdoms - 05th February 2019
in Walking and Trekking

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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

Eastern Bhutan - discover the other side of the Thunder Dragon Kingdom

By Mountain Kingdoms - 23rd January 2019
in The Himalaya

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Eastern Bhutan - discover the other side of the Thunder Dragon Kingdom

Our MD, Steve Berry, has recently returned from travelling extensively in the east of Bhutan and wants to share what a fantastic experience the 'other half' of the Thunder Dragon Kingdom is.... Read more

Our top 10 challenges for 2019

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

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Our top 10 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

By Mountain Kingdoms - 05th December 2018
in India & Sri Lanka, Africa

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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

Walking with Dynasties’ Painted Wolves

By Mountain Kingdoms - 29th November 2018
in Africa

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Walking with Dynasties’ Painted Wolves

When our Product Manager, Jude, travelled to Zimbabwe last month to research a new walking safari for Mountain Kingdoms, she hoped she might see painted wolves but knew that they could prove elusive creatures. But Jude was in luck, not... Read more

Painted Wolves Factfile

By Mountain Kingdoms - 29th November 2018
in Africa

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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

The birds and animals of Costa Rica – our top 10 wildlife sightings

By Mountain Kingdoms - 19th July 2018
in The Americas

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The birds and animals of Costa Rica – our top 10 wildlife sightings

Earlier this year, I was lucky enough to travel to Costa Rica for Mountain Kingdoms to research a brand new walking and wildlife holiday. It was a country I'd long wanted to visit knowing that it was renowned as a... Read more

Walking and Trekking with Mountain Kingdoms

By Mountain Kingdoms - 17th May 2018
in Walking and Trekking

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Walking and Trekking with Mountain Kingdoms

Holidays are very much about getting away from it all, but for many travellers the traditional sun, sea and sand break is no longer enough. More and more holidaymakers seek activity and adventure on their escape... Read more

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