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Walking & Trekking Holidays

Walking holidays & trekking at altitude - what to expect

Our walking holidays and trekking holidays are designed to allow gradual height gain, spread over a number of days. There is no way of predicting who will suffer from altitude but, for the vast majority of people, a slow ascent to height will produce minimal effects. On a few high altitude treks we carry a ‘Gamow Bag’ as a precautionary measure.

The dossier pack that we send to you when you book your holiday includes comprehensive advice on safe travel at altitude. If you would like to find out more about the effects of altitude and the best preventative measures, then please visit the website of the research charity Medex and download their excellent booklet called 'Travel at High Altitude'. For treks involving travel above 4,000m/13,120ft, we'd strongly recommend that you read this booklet before you travel. You can also call our office and speak to an experienced member of our team.

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Walking & Trekking Holidays

With over 100 superb walking and trekking holidays worldwide we have something to offer everyone. Our small group walking and trekking holidays are graded from Gentle to Expedition Grade and include iconic treks, pioneering adventures, plus less energetic gentle walking holidays

Everest Base Camp in Style ‘In style’ holidays Great Treks of the world

20 day Strenuous Walking & Trekking
Everest Base Camp in Style
  • For ten nights on trek stay in luxury lodges with excellent facilities, food and service.
  • Five other nights are spent in the best tea houses available on the trail.
  • Visit the Base Camp of beautiful Ama Dablam and trek to both Everest Base Camp and Kala Pattar to gain the most stunning views of Everest
  • Excellent acclimatisation and first rate leaders
  • Stay in Kathmandu's best hotel - the Dwarika’s Hotel - a 5-star heritage property

Flight inclusive from £3,345, Land only from £2,795


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Langtang & the Laurebina La Adventure Special

19 day Vigorous / Strenuous Walking & Trekking
Langtang & the Laurebina La
  • Towering Himalayan peaks, sacred lakes and deep hidden valleys - all within a day's drive from Kathmandu
  • A culturally rich trek into the home of the Tamang and the Yolmo Sherpa people
  • Traditional tea houses and a warm welcome on the trail
  • 4* hotel in Kathmandu at the start and end of the trek

Flight inclusive from £2,300, Land only from £1,550


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Spice Trails of Kerala & Southern India

16 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Spice Trails of Kerala & Southern India
New for 2019
  • Stay on a coffee plantation in beautiful Wayanad, high in the Western Ghats
  • Ride the Toy Train down from Ooty and explore historic Mysore
  • Visit Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary and search for tigers in Bandipur National Park
  • Relax beneath the palm trees at a lovely beach resort
  • Visit a Theyyam Festival, a hypnotic ritual dance-drama

Flight inclusive from £2,625, Land only from £2,095


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Gentle Walking Kerala

14 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Gentle Walking Kerala
New for 2019
  • Take a sunset cruise to see Kochi’s iconic fishing nets silhouetted against the water
  • Walk through tea plantations in the rolling hills of Munnar with views of the Western Ghats
  • Visit a flower market, a tea factory and a spice plantation.
  • Take an overnight riceboat cruise on Kerala’s languid backwaters
  • Search for wild elephant and elusive tiger on a walking safari in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Land only from £1,775


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Tierra del Fuego & Cape Horn Cruise

14 day Moderate Walking & Trekking
Tierra del Fuego & Cape Horn Cruise
New for 2019
  • Wild walking in the majestic Tierra del Fuego National Park
  • An unforgettable four-night cruise from Ushuaia to Punta Arenas via the Beagle Channel, Cape Horn and the Magellan Strait
  • Plenty of exciting shore excursions in Zodiac boats to see historic sights, the best viewpoints and natural wonders including stunning glaciers and vast penguin colonies
  • Comfortable hotels in Buenos Aires, Ushuaia and Santiago and twin cabins on the cruise.

Flight inclusive from £5,300, Land only from £4,350


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Mohare Danda Community Lodge Trek Community Treks

11 day Moderate Walking & Trekking
Mohare Danda Community Lodge Trek
New for 2019
  • Varied trekking through beautiful Himalayan scenery at relatively low altitudes
  • Experience traditional rural life in Nepal as you trek through small villages away from the main tourist trails
  • Enjoy a magical Himalayan sunset and sunrise at Mohare and panoramic views of the Annapurnas from Poon Hill
  • Stay in friendly community run lodges which provide a critical income source for local people

Flight inclusive from £2,190, Land only from £1,355


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Walking & Wellness Nepal

11 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Walking & Wellness Nepal
New for 2019
  • Enjoy gentle walks in stunning scenery with guides who will introduce you to Nepal’s culture, wildlife and flora.
  • Join yoga/meditation classes suitable for all levels, and relax in inviting spas with infinity pools.
  • Enjoy a range of uplifting activities, from salt therapy to pottery, at Dwarika’s Dhulikhel resort.
  • See the sun rise over the snow-capped Annapurnas on a dawn boat ride in Pokhara.
  • Explore the ancient Newar city of Bhaktapur in the Kathmandu Valley
  • Stay in four of the best boutique hotels in Nepal, with excellent wellness facilities.

Flight inclusive from £3,180, Land only from £2,350


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Carpathian Mountains & Transylvania Trek, Romania Adventure Special

8 day Vigorous / Strenuous Walking & Trekking
Carpathian Mountains & Transylvania Trek, Romania
New for 2019
  • Trek on quiet but challenging trails with 1,000m ascents and descents most days
  • Observe the traditional Romanian way of life, little-changed for centuries
  • Ascend Vanatarea lui Buteanu, 2,500m, one of the highest peaks in the Fagaras Mountains
  • Visit mysterious Bran Castle, the historic inspiration for the fictional home of Count Dracula
  • Stay in village guest houses and small hotels, and enjoy delicious, home-cooked food
  • Explore the cobblestoned town of Sibiu with its imposing city walls and mighty defence towers

Flight inclusive from £1,490, Land only from £1,265


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Accursed Mountains Trek, Montenegro & Albania

9 day Moderate / Vigorous Walking & Trekking
Accursed Mountains Trek, Montenegro & Albania
  • Explore the 'Shangri La' valley of Thethi in Albania
  • Visit Shkodra castle and take a boat trip down Lake Drin
  • Climb the peak of Komovi in Montenegro
  • Walk the Bay of Kotor - a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Flight inclusive from £1,380, Land only from £995


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Easter Island

13 day Moderate Walking & Trekking
Easter Island
New for 2019
  • View the giant moai statues of Easter Island
  • Walk to the top of the three main extinct volcanoes that comprise Easter Island
  • Visit the quarries where the statues were made
  • Stay in one of the best hotels on the island

Flight inclusive from £3,845, Land only from £2,850


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