Gazing upon the towering, steeple-like peaks of Patagonia’s Cordillera del Paine for the first time, you’d swear they were lifted straight from a Lord of the Rings movie. But these massive rock formations are very real. Built for physically-active travellers, not hardcore mountaineers, this trip brings you to remote, lesser-visited sections of the Torres del Paine National Park and the truly unimaginable scenery to be found here. With top-notch mountain guides at your side, you’ll be able to concentrate on spotting condors on the wing instead of staring blankly at a map.
Highlights: Soak up the stunning scenery of Torres del Paine National Park, watch the ice floes of the Grey Glacier, trek through incredibly diverse scenery through the mountains, visit the best of cosmopolitan Santiago
Possibly the most scenic route to the summit, Machame boasts different paths to the summit and back. Emerge onto high alpine deserts with amazing views of ice fields, all en route to Uhuru, peak of Mt Kilimanjaro! Known as the 'Whiskey Route', this path leads you through magnificent forests to gain a ridge leading through moorland to the Shira Plateau. It offers great scenery beneath the glaciated precipices of the Southern Icefields before summiting from the higher Barafu Camp. Camp along the route with support from local guides and porters. As a world leader in Kili treks, we'll take you to new heights in adventure!
Highlights: Witnessing the curvature of the earth from the roof of Africa, Trekking past verdant forests and silent glaciers on the way to Uhuru Peak.
Conquer Africa's highest peak from the drier, northern side of the mountain. Follow the Rongai route, climbing the mountain from the North and descending via the popular Marangu route with its diverse climate zones and stunning views. This route's gentle approach has a high success rate due to the slow ascent. You'll camp beside the only lake on the mountain and enjoy spectacular views over Kenya's Amboseli Plains. Local guides, cooks and porters will provide support during your trek and at campsites along the way.
Highlights: Following a lesser trekked path up Kilimanjaro, Walking through ever-changing ecosystems towards the summit
Experience the splendour of Kili with an extra day to acclimatize on your way to the summit of Africa's highest peak. Considered by many to be the most scenic path to the summit, the Machame boasts different routes to the summit and back. Known as the 'Whiskey Route', this path leads you through magnificent forests to gain a ridge leading through moorland to the Shira Plateau. It offers great scenery beneath the glaciated precipices of the Southern Icefields before summiting from the higher Barafu Camp. Camp along the route with support from local guides and porters. As a world leader in Kili treks, we'll take you to new heights in adventure!
Highlights: Standing atop the world's highest free-standing mountain, Taking in all the stunning scenery that Africa's highest mountain has to offer, Having an extra day to acclimatize.
Trekking in Iceland (ELST)
Iceland is one of those rare places on Earth that feels more science-fiction than fact, even when you’re actually there. Gushing geysers, bubbling hot springs, mammoth volcanoes and acres of polar ice lend this laidback island nation a palpably otherworldly allure. Your adventures here will bring you into close contact with all of it- hiking glaciers, scaling volcanic craters and learning the colourful lore from your expert guides. There’s no spacesuit required for this out-of-this-world experience; just healthy legs and a wide-open heart.
Highlights: Exploring the ever-changing geographical wonderland of Iceland, trekking along the sides of volcanoes and across a frozen glacier, camping behind the mountains in a secluded campsite along the Laugavagur Trail, searching for thermal springs in Iceland's fertile landscapes
You won’t find many tourist stalls along the Appalachian Trail, but so long as you bring your camera, you have all the picture-perfect postcards you’ll need. This active walking and hiking trip connects you with one of North America's most scenic nature trails at the very height of its eye-popping glory. As you walk, delve into the region's unique cultural heritage.
Highlights: Seeing the fall colours among the trees, enjoying the friendly local hospitality, backpacking through the woods, being at one with the great outdoors
USA Hike, Bike & Raft (NUSA)
America’s national parks are a gift to the world. We wrapped up four of our favourites, mixed in some high-energy outdoor thrills and put a nice little Sin City bow on them, just for you. Here, you’ll hike among the hoodoos in Bryce Canyon, refresh yourself with a river swim in Zion, marvel at the sandstone formations of Arches NP, raft the Colorado River and gape at the awesome majesty of the Grand Canyon. Add in a little R&R (yeah, right) in Las Vegas to top it all off and you’ve got yourself the perfect mix of outdoor adrenaline and downtown glitz.
Highlights: Exploring four of the United States' national parks and monuments, mountain biking in Moab, rafting the mighty Colorado River, canyoneering in impressive Zion National Park
Yosemite Active Adventure (NUYA)
California is no stranger to flashbulbs, but some of her incredible sights just can’t be framed by a photograph. On this active trip, you’ll meet some of the best of them face to face. Heading out of San Francisco, the wide open spaces of Yosemite National Park beckon you for a trip that has it all - rafting, hiking, mountain biking and backpacking. The backdrop of the spectacular granite cliffs and towering sequoias of Yosemite surrounds you as you roll out your tent to camp in the middle of the park itself. Nature: ready when you are.
Highlights: Sleeping out under the stars in Yosemite National Park, rafting the rapids and churning waters of the American River, trekking overnight into the high sierra of Yosemite
Trekking the Full Torres del Paine Circuit (SCPT)
Mt Kilimanjaro Group Trek—Machame 8-Day Route (DTM8)
Mt Kilimanjaro Group Trek - Rongai Route (DTKR)
Mt Kilimanjaro Group Trek - Machame 9 Day Route (DTM9)
Autumn Along the Appalachian Trail (NUAT)
|Trip||Length||Style||Service Level||Starting Price|
|Trekking the Full Torres del Paine Circuit (SCPT)||12 days||Active||Camping||
From $3799 USD
|Mt Kilimanjaro Group Trek—Machame 8-Day Route (DTM8)||8 days||Active||Camping||
From $1999 USD
|Mt Kilimanjaro Group Trek - Rongai Route (DTKR)||8 days||Active||Camping||
From $2199 USD
|Mt Kilimanjaro Group Trek - Machame 9 Day Route (DTM9)||9 days||Active||Camping||
From $2299 USD
|Trekking in Iceland (ELST)||10 days||Active||Camping||
From $2210 USDPromotions Available!
|Autumn Along the Appalachian Trail (NUAT)||6 days||Active||Camping||
From $1599 USD
|USA Hike, Bike & Raft (NUSA)||12 days||Active||Camping||
From $2000 USDPromotions Available!
|Yosemite Active Adventure (NUYA)||10 days||Active||Camping||
From $1760 USDPromotions Available!