New Pioneering | Activity Holidays

Kumano Kodō Japan Self-Guided Trek

NEW TRIP: Embark on a 6-day trek along Japan’s ancient Kumano Kodo, specifically the Nakahechi trail, leading to the majestic Nachi Grand Shrine. This pilgrimage, perfect for enthusiasts of the Camino de Santiago seeking Dual Pilgrim status, features serene landscapes, local cuisine, soothing onsens, and the restorative practice of shinrinyoku (forest bathing).

Nakasendō Trail Japan Self-Guided Trek

NEW TRIP: Embark on the Nakasendō Trail, a self-guided trek from Tokyo to Kyoto. Discover Japan’s history by walking through preserved post towns and ancient routes. Experience the natural beauty and cultural depth of traditional Japan, tracing paths once walked by samurais. This journey offers an immersive glimpse into Japan’s rich heritage and scenic landscapes.

South Iceland Hike & Swim Adventure

NEW: Immerse yourself in Iceland’s deep-rooted swimming culture. Discover pools, secret lagoons, & hot springs warmed by the earth’s core, each a lively hub of tradition & community. Dive into the Silfra Fissure for a unique intercontinental swim, ranked among the world’s top dive sites. Traverse wild landscapes, enhance your swimming techniques with personalised coaching, & relax in geothermal waters. This is a chance to create memories in the island’s magical waters.

North Iceland Hike & Swim Adventure

NEW: Embark on an extraordinary journey through Iceland’s breathtaking north, a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Dive into mineral-rich geothermal pools and majestic waterfalls against a backdrop of otherworldly geologic wonders. Experience Iceland’s rich swimming culture and connect with nature in its purest form. Hike epic landscapes and rejuvenate in geothermal hot springs. Make a splash in one of the world’s most captivating destinations.

The Great Trossachs Path Hike & Swim Scotland

NEW: Come and meet your wild side on our brand new Great Trossachs Swim & Hike Adventure. Immerse yourself in the forests and lochs within Scotland’s majestic National Park as you hike & wild swim along the Great Trossachs Path. Accompanied by an experienced and super friendly local Swim Guide who’s a qualified beach lifeguard, swimming teacher & coach it’s the perfect opporunity to learn new skills or develop your swimming stroke. Dive in for an invigorating escape.

Greenland Wilderness Adventure

The fjords of Southern Greenland are blessed with some of the most dramatic views the country has to offer; white mountains, green valleys, towering icebergs and landscapes in full bloom. Towns cling to its rocky coastline and vast glaciers slowly carve their way through the mountains. This is the place for a breath-taking adventure. Explore the depths of these fabulous fjords on a 5-day expedition that takes you through the second largest fiord system in the world before hiking to a truly special place, Kangersuneq / the ice fiord!

Trek Georgia and the Caucasus Mountains

NEW TRIP: Georgia is a slice of beauty, sandwiched between Turkey and Russia. We bike and hike the abundant geographical diversity of this country steeped in history as we adventure from the heart of wine country, past monasteries that have stood for centuries, to the alpine meadows of the Greater Caucasus mountain range.

Expedition to Yala Peak Nepal

NEW TRIP: Join an exped to Nepal to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first female summit of Everest by Junko Tabei (Japan) by climbing Yala Peak, a 5550m mountain which Junko also climbed and to mark the 10th anniversary of the earthquake which devastated so many areas of Nepal.

Mount Mgoun: Berber Trade Routes & Kasbahs Trek

NEW TRIP: Discover the remote and less visited pocket of the High Atlas Mountains, climb the second highest peak in North Africa (4068m), stand in awe of Dades Gorge, Todra Gorge and the dunes of Erg Chebbi, explore the UNESCO-listed 16th-century kasbah of Ait Benhaddou, before a desert trek and night under a thousand stars on the edge of the largest desert in the world, the Sahara. This is the ultimate Moroccan adventure.

Dalai Lama Indian Himalaya Trek

NEW TRIP: This carefully crafted adventure is the ideal intro in to life in India, the culture and the trekking as you journey through the foothills of the impressive Himalayas. But first, a trip to India isn’t complete without having a chance to become accustomed to the infamous Indian hustle & bustle of Delhi followed by a visit to the exquisite mausoleum of white marble structure in Agra, the Taj Mahal. Welcome the whirl of colour, noise and flavour of India with our small group adventure.

Manaslu Circuit Nepal

Trek in the shadow of the eigth highest mountain in the world Manaslu (8,163m), this is the perfect alternative to the neighbouring Annapurna and Everest regions. It has equally spectacular Himalayan scenery, wildlife and remote villages but sees far fewer trekkers. Your route offers great acclimatisation and strong cultural interest. As you cross the highest point of Larkya La, you’ll enjoy breathtaking views of the giant peaks of Himlung Himal, Cheo Himal, Kang Guru and Annapurna II.

Snowdonia (Eryri) SUP, Swim & Summit Weekend

Come and meet your wild side on our brand new Snowdonia SUP & Summit weekend. Join a group of like-minded people on this wander-ful weekend in the heart of Snowdonia (Eryri). Hike the highest mountain in Wales, Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) at 1085m and SUP the pristine lakes in the National Park. Plus camp under the stars in bell tents with vast views over the mountains and lakes of Eryri. A perfect summer weekend.

Amalfi Coast & Capri Self Guided Trek Italy

NEW TRIP: Discover a true Italian gem, the Amalfi Coast in the region of Campania. A UNESCO world heritage site steeped in maritime history; island hop across turquoise waters, walk the ‘path of the gods’, marvel at the beautiful clifftop villages, and savour some of the freshest seafood in the world – the scialatielli ai frutti di mare is not to be missed!

K2 Base Camp and Concordia Trek

NEW TRIP: The spectacular Karakoram mountains of Pakistan are home to some of the wildest landscapes on Earth. At the heart of the Karakorum, the glacial junction known as Concordia is dominated by huge, encircling peaks. Nowhere else on Earth can you stand so close to so many of the world’s highest peaks including Broad Peak (8047m), Gasherbrum (8080m) and the mighty south face of K2 (8611m). This is unquestionably one of the most spectacular places on the planet.

Gran Canaria Self-Guided Trek

NEW TRIP: The Caminos Reales: trek the historic footpaths of Canary Islands. Discover the dramatic contrast between the lush North and arid South of the volcanic island of Gran Canaria. Witness the extreme vertical slopes that plunge down into the Atlantic, deeply carved ravines criss-crossing the island and trek along high plateaus are home to pastureland, pine woods and terraced farmland. Follow the extensive network of paths and classic routes that come together on the Caminos Reales.

Nepal Hike, Bike & Raft Adventure

NEW TRIP: Journey into the enthralling depths of Nepal and experience a thrilling off the beaten track adventure by foot, by bike and by rafts. Traverse the foothills of the Annapurna Range, cycle trails against the backdrop of the impressive Langtang Himalaya, trek through remote mountain villages and summit of Poon Hill at sunrise and raft Nepal’s world-class white water. Discover more than the mountains of Nepal.

Top to Tail Sri Lanka Cycling Challenge

NEW TRIP: Exploring on two wheels is the best way to experience this beautiful country and the way of life of its friendly people. Journey from north to south Sri Lanka through ancient cities, Anuradhapura and the fortress at Sigiriya, the towns of Kandy and Udawalawe National Park where the ever-changing scenery makes for an amazing cycling trip. Finish on the beautiful beaches of the south coast.

Adventure Hike Mala Fatra Mountains Slovakia

NEW TRIP: In the heart of Europe discover Slovakia’s lesser visited mountain range, the Mala Fatra Mountains, for a long weekend of incredible adventure hiking. Explore dramatic gorges, canyons, waterfalls and unique rock formations. Traverse ladders along sparkling streams carving through the limestone gorge of Janosikove Diery and summit Mala Fatra’s highest mountain, Velky Krivan at 1709m. 4-days of pure natural adventure.

Great Italian Alps Cycling Challenge

Experience a week in the saddle conquering high mountains and their great Alpine passes where Giro d’Italia legends were born. This Great Italian Alps bike tour follows the tracks of those who embarked on epic journeys on two wheels: unforgettable endeavours linked to the big names in international cycling. A demanding yet extremely rewarding way to discover the dramatic landscapes of Northern Italy.