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First time treks

If you want to give trekking a try but don't know where to start, take a look at our selection of treks that are ideal for first timers. They all combine superb scenery with cultural interest and just the right amount of challenge.

First time treks

Never been trekking before? Here's a selection of introductory treks that will leave you wanting more.

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9 Holidays

Morocco Coastal Trek & Essaouira

9 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Morocco Coastal Trek & Essaouira
  • Wander picturesque coastal trails in a little-known area of Morocco
  • Drink mint tea in traditional Berber villages and relax in a hammam steam bath
  • Trek with camels and then take the reins and try riding them!
  • Stay in delightful riads and explore charming seaside Essaouira and flamboyant Marrakesh

Flight inclusive from £1225, Land only from £895

Departures:

  • Jan
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Gentle Trekking & Luxury Lodges, Annapurna Foothills 'In style' holidays

12 day Gentle / Moderate Walking & Trekking
Gentle Trekking & Luxury Lodges, Annapurna Foothills
  • Varied trekking through beautiful Himalayan scenery and delightful villages
  • Enjoy a sightseeing tour of the cultural highlights of Kathmandu and a boat ride in Pokhara
  • Stay at the best trekking lodges in the Annapurnas and a top quality hotel in Pokhara
  • Relax in a fabulous 5 star hotel in Kathmandu after the trek
  • Extend your holiday with a range of options

Flight inclusive from £2695, Land only from £1895

Departures:

Camino de Santiago - the Northern Way

9 day Gentle / Moderate Walking & Trekking
Camino de Santiago - the Northern Way
  • Experience the tranquillity of the Camino del Norte in rural Northern Spain
  • Arrive at Santiago de Compostela - the culmination of 7 days and 160km of walking
  • Receive a Compostela Certificate when you successfully complete your pilgrimage
  • Stay at the exquisite Pazo Santa Maria country house and the Parador de Vilalba - a converted medieval tower
  • Visit magnificent medieval monasteries and cathedrals en route

Land only from £1725

Departures:

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Druk Path Trek Festivals Great Treks of the world

14 day Moderate Walking & Trekking
Druk Path Trek
  • Trek one of Bhutan’s oldest trails with wonderfully varied scenery and superb mountain views
  • Walk to the fabled Tiger’s Nest Monastery and visit Punakha Dzong
  • Explore the key cultural sights of Thimphu and the Paro Valley
  • Attend one of Bhutan’s most significant festivals (on selected departures)
  • Enjoy first-rate camping and well-appointed hotels

Flight inclusive from £3545, Land only from £2695

Departures:

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Monte Rosa Rando

8 day Moderate Walking & Trekking
Monte Rosa Rando
  • Trek in a beautiful valley with fabulous views of the Monte Rosa Massif and its glaciers.
  • Explore an historic area with traditional villages, castles, churches and ancient gold mines
  • Walk through alpine meadows full of flowers and beautiful forests, walking well maintained trails.
  • Stay in small friendly hotels of a good, comfortable standard.

Departures:

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Lares Trek & Royal Inca Trail to Machu Picchu Adventure Special

11 day Moderate / Vigorous Walking & Trekking
Lares Trek & Royal Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
  • Step back in time on a superb trek in the beautiful Lares region
  • Enjoy your first views of Machu Picchu through the iconic Sun Gate
  • Explore impressive Inca sites including Machu Picchu, Pisco and Sacsayhuaman
  • Take a walking tour of Cuzco and an acclimatisation hike in the Sacred Valley

Departures:

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Annapurna Sanctuary Great Treks of the world

16 day Vigorous Walking & Trekking
Annapurna Sanctuary
  • Trek to Annapurna Base Camp, 4,130m/13,550ft
  • Explore the heart of the Annapurnas, the Annapurna Sanctuary
  • Experience Sherpa culture and be escorted by highly experienced Sherpa leaders
  • Stay in traditional tea houses on trek and four-star hotels with swimming pools in Kathmandu and Pokhara

Flight inclusive from £2510, Land only from £1660

Departures:

Gentle Trekking Nakasendo Trail

13 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Gentle Trekking Nakasendo Trail
  • Trek on Japan's Nakasendo trail with beautiful scenery, picturesque villages and historic post-towns
  • Stay in traditional accommodation, enjoy hot spring baths and get under the skin of Japanese life
  • Discover modern high-rise Tokyo and the cultural city of Kyoto
  • Explore the many temples and monasteries of atmospheric Mount Koya

Flight inclusive from £4645, Land only from £3850

Departures:

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Tiger's Nest Trek, Bhutan & Kathmandu Valley Trek, Nepal Festivals

15 day Gentle / Moderate Walking & Trekking
Tiger's Nest Trek, Bhutan & Kathmandu Valley Trek, Nepal
  • A three day trek between villages and temples along the ridgeline of the Kathmandu Valley
  • Follow in the footsteps of pilgrims on the trail to the sacred temple of Namobuddha
  • An overnight camping trek in Bhutan to reach the Tiger’s Nest Temple of Taktsang
  • Time to explore the heritage towns of Bhaktapur, Dhulikel and Panauti in Nepal
  • Gentle walks in Bhutan and the cultural highlights of Paro, Punakha and Thimphu
  • All the colour and celebrations of a traditional Bhutanese festival

Flight inclusive from £3625, Land only from £2775

Departures:

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