Ladakh provides some of the most beautiful and rewarding mountain trekking in the world. Trek the Markha Valley through remote villages and over high passes to Base Camp and our night-time ascent of Stok Kangri (6153m), where we should be rewarded with sunrise views over the Himalayas and Karakoram Mountains. Stok Kangri is one of the most accessible 6000m peaks in the world.
This is the perfect opportunity to be an Arctic explorer, Snow shoeing the Kings Trail.
In the extreme north of Sweden, 180kms inside the Arctic Circle hides one of the most remote wilderness treks in Europe, Kungsleden, the “Kings Trail,” Your winter snowshoe expedition begins in Abisko, home to one of Sweden’s oldest National Parks. Famous for being one of the best places on earth to view the Northern Lights.
Trek one of the worlds oldest pilgrimage routes “The Camino de Santiago de Compostela” sample the local Galician cuisine, visit The historic Galician capital of Santiago de Compostela. Travellers have made their way across northern Spain to Santiago on ‘The Way of St James’ for over 1000 years. The Camino de Santiago is an unforgettable experience as you trek through the Galician country side.
Los Tres Picos also known as the Spanish 3 Peaks, involves summiting 3 of Spains highest peaks. Over a period of 3 days trekking we traverse the beautiful Sierra Nevada National Park, summiting, Alcazaba at 3,371m, Veleta at 3,394m and finally Spain’s highest – Mulhacén at 3,482m. The mountain range is the second highest in Europe after the Alps and includes 15 peaks higher than 3,000m.
Trekking in Morocco has to be one of the best ways to discover this intoxicating country. This 7 day winter ascent of North Africa’s highest mountains. Climbing Mt Toubkal (4167m) and Quanoukrim (4088m) is an exhilarating trek that requires little winter mountaineering experience but rewards you with truly outstanding panoramic views of the High Atlas.
This 10 day trip offers a unique expedition trekking through the High Atlas Mountains with a local Berber family and their livestock as they make their bi- annual journey between summer and winter pastures. Our May departure involves bringing the livestock up into the High Atlas, the September departure involves bringing them down to the edges of the Sahara desert.
Cotopaxi volcano is also considered as the most beautiful and symmetrically perfect mountain cone in the world. Packed with activity and variety, this expedition enables you to experience the landscape, culture and people of the smallest Andean country. Tackle the best volcanos in Ecuador famously renowned as the ‘Avenue of Volcanoes’ with a careful program to assist acclimatisation and ensure you the best chance of success.
At 4,167m, Mt Toubkal is the highest mountain in North Africa. The hike to the summit is challenging, with panoramic views from the summit makes the hard work worthwhile. With the start of the trek just a couple of hours drive from Marrakech, you can reach the summit and back within 2 days and still have time to explore Morocco’s most captivating city, Marrakech.