Price Per Night:$699.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Nov 08, 2020through Nov 18, 2020
Arrive in Kyoto, Explore Kyoto’s Magnificent Temples & Gardens, Travel the Scenic Nankai Railway and Follow the Pilgrim’s Trail to Mount Koya, Ride the Train to Nara, Explore Nara and the Kiso Valley, Discover Magome & Hike a Forested Trail to Tsumago, Follow the Old Nakasendo from Tsumago to Nojiri, Climb to Torii Pass & Explore Narai-juku Village, Walk the Nakasendo from Narai to Hirasawa, Transfer to Tokyo, Tour Tokyo’s Top Sights...
You will be walking 1-3 hours and 5–9 miles a day through the Japanese countryside, visiting idyllic villages, ancient temples, traditional inns, and renowned artisanal workshops. Elevations are between 500 and 3,500 feet. You need to be in good health and physical condition for this trip.
Price Per Night:$545.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jun 19, 2021through Jun 30, 2021
Arrive in Johannesburg, Take a Nature Hike en Route to Northern Drakensberg, Hike to the Amphitheatre in Royal Natal National Park, Head to Southern Drakensberg, Tour the Kingdom of Lesotho, Discover Durban, Enter the Kingdom of the Zulu, Spot Wildlife in Mkuze Game Reserve & on Lake Jozini, Explore the Kingdom of Eswatini, Go on Safari in Kruger National Park...
This trip includes 4X4 safaris, a 3 hour scenic cycling tour, and guided nature walks of varied length. The 6-8 hour hike to the top of Amphitheatre includes 1,800 feet of elevation gain. Activities are optional, and no previous experience is required.
Price Per Night:$477.22 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 19, 2020through Dec 28, 2020
Arrive in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Explore Addis Ababa, Fly to Gondar & Drive to the Simien Mountains, Spot Wildlife on a Scenic Escarpment Trek, Lodge-to-Lodge Trek in Simien Mountains National Park, Blend Hiking & Yoga in an Acacia Forest, Explore the Castles & Churches of Historic Gondar, Fly to Lalibela & Visit the Magnificent Yemrehanna Kristos Church, Discover the Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela, Fly Back to Addis Ababa & Depart from Ethiopia
There will be three days with strenuous hiking ranging from 3 to 7 hours at elevation over 10,000ft. The hiking trails will be diverse terrain.
Price Per Night:$288.46 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 29, 2020through Dec 28, 2020
Christchurch, Franz Josef Glacier, Queenstown, Te Anau, Dunedin, Omarama, Christchurch, Picton, Wellington, Rotorua...
This classic New Zealand itinerary spans both the North and South Islands, leading you through majestic panoramas. Witness the glaciers of the West Coast, the sensational alpine landscapes of Lake Tekapo and Mt. Cook National Park, and the extraordinary geothermal fields of Rotorua.
Price Per Night:$535.36 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Apr 05, 2021through Apr 19, 2021
Arrive in Bangkok, Enter the Kingdom of Bhutan, Hike to Cheri Monastery, Dochu La, Prayer Flags & Punakha, Explore Paro, Hike to Taktsang Monastery, Fly to Kathmandu, Explore the Wonders of Kathmandu, Hike from Nagarkot to Telkot, Fly to the Roof of the World...
You will be walking at high altitude while sightseeing and the highest altitude on the trip is 12,000’ in Lhasa. Altitude may create discomfort and symptoms of illness such as shortness of breath, restlessness or sleeplessness at night, headaches, and loss of appetite.
Price Per Night:$599.55 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Mar 29, 2021through Apr 09, 2021
Arrive in New Delhi, See the Sights of Historic Delhi, Fly to Dharamsala & Explore the Dalai Lama Temple, Experience Tibetan Rituals & Traditions, Enjoy a Scenic Hike in the Himalayan Foothills, Arrive in Amritsar & Sundown Flag Ceremony, Explore the Magnificent Golden Temple, Meet Locals in Pahalgam, Valley of the Shepherds, Scenic Trek in the Aru Valley, Walking Tour of Old Srinagar...
This trip is ranked moderate. You will be walking 2-5 hours a day on several days through forests and villages where some tracks are quite uneven. Elevations are between 780' in Delhi and 9,400' at Triund. You need to be in good health and physical condition to enjoy such an experience.
Price Per Night:$621.67 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 01, 2021through May 10, 2021
Arrive in Beirut, Walk the Baskinta Literary Trail & Transfer to Byblos, Tour Medieval Sights in Byblos & Tripoli, Follow the Lebanon Mountain Trail in Ehden Cedars Nature Reserve, Hike into Holy Qadicha Valley, See the Cedars of Tannourine, Head to Baalbek and Taanayel Domaine, Visit Ancient Anjar, Explore UNESCO-Listed Tyre and ancient Sidon, Depart from Beirut
Moderate hikes on 4 days of up to 5 hours per day with cultural sightseeing and food and wine culture by private van.
Price Per Night:$590.45 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 09, 2021through May 20, 2021
Arrive in Dublin & Transfer to Derry, Reach the Giant's Causeway, Start the Wild Atlantic Way at Malin Head, Visit Queen Maeve’s Cairn & Yeats’ Grave, Climb to the Summit of Croagh Patrick, Discover Killary Harbor & Kylemore Abbey, Explore the Aran Islands, See the Cliffs of Moher, Marvel at Mount Brandon, Walk Around Slea Head Along the Dingle Way...
This trip is perfect for people who enjoy and are capable of 5 – 10 miles of hiking per day, over a period of several hours. There are days that are hilly, and you’ll even climb a mountain. The terrain is varied, with time spent walking on beaches, footpaths, through fields and grassy meadows, and it is often wet underfoot.
Price Per Night:$649.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 31, 2021through Jun 10, 2021
Arrive in Oslo, Tour Vigeland Sculpture Park & Fly to Bergen, Hike Above Bergen & Board Overnight Cruise, Cruise Geirangerfjord & Hike to Storsæterfossen Waterfall, Top Trollstigen & Hike in the Andalsnes, Hike to Mardalsfossen Waterfall & Unwind at your Historic Hotel, Hike to the Aursjovegen Plateau & Reach Oppdal, Hike in Trollheimen & Catch Overnight Train to Bodo, Explore Lofoten Island, Visit Loftr Viking Museum & Hike Vestvagøya Island...
Although the physical activity on this trip is moderate, there is a lot of moving as we use planes, trains and minibuses to get around. Because of the potential change in weather, please be flexible with potential logistical changes. The paths used on this trip are often single track, with some large steps.
Price Per Night:$572.27 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Mar 04, 2021through Mar 15, 2021
Arrive in Amman, Discover Amman, Journey to Jerash & Ajloun, Head South to Mount Nebo & Madaba, Hike from Dana to Feynan Ecolodge, Hike from Wadi Feynan to Furon, Hike from Furon to Ghbour Whedat, Hike from Ghbour Whedat to Little Petra, Hike from Little Petra to Petra, Explore Ancient Petra & Travel to Wadi Rum...
This trip includes hikes up to 11.5 miles on five days with significant ascents and descents and walking for sightseeing on several other days.
Price Per Night:$619.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 03, 2021through May 13, 2021
Meet in Bilbao & Transfer to Saint Jean-Pied de Port, Begin the First Stage of El Camino, Hike to Zubiri & Transfer to Pamplona, Hike the Meseta & Arrive at Burgos, Cross the Tierra de Campos & Reach Carrion de los Condes, Hike through El Burgo Ranero & Transfer to Leon, Hike from Hospital de Orbigo to the Roman City of Astorga, Hike from Las Herrerias to the Celtic Village of O Cebrerio, Reach Santiago de Compostela, Day Trip to Finisterre & Tour Santiago de Compostela...
This is a strenuous hiking trip with average hikes of 10 miles per day. There is only significant elevation gain on two days (Day 2 & 8). The terrain and trails are in good condition with some sections of paved roads as we cross through villages from time to time. You need to be in good condition to be comfortable on this trip.
Price Per Night:$674.38 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jun 04, 2021through Jun 12, 2021
Arrive in Zagreb, Croatia & Head to Istria, Explore the Brijuni Islands & Bale, Discover Rovinj, Porec & Hilltop Motovun, Hunt for Truffles & Visit Groznjan, the Town of Artists, Explore Slovenia’s Skocjan Caves & Ljubljana, Marvel At Lake Bled & Hike By Bohinj Lake, Hike into the Soca Valley for a Culinary Feast, Hike to Montemaggiore & Explore Italy’s Collio Wine Country, Visit Vicenza, depart from Venice
This is an easy to moderate hike, with minimal elevation gain each day. Terrain is a mix of established walking paths, dirt roads and cobblestone village streets. The mileage averages 4-6 miles per day.
Price Per Night:$635.91 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jan 21, 2021through Feb 01, 2021
Arrive in Cairo, Egypt, Discover Cairo & the Great Pyramids of Giza, Tour the Pyramids of Dahshur & Sakkara, Fly to Luxor & Explore the Temples of Karnak & Luxor, Discover the Ancient Sites of Dendera & Abydos, Visit the Valleys of the Kings & Queens and Sail on the Nile, Cruise the Nile to the Ancient Sites of El-Kab & Edfu, Visit El Ramadi & Djebel Silsila, Tour the Temple of Kom Ombo, Fly to Abu Simbel Temple & Back to Cairo...
You will be touring cities, villages, and exploring archaeological sites on foot and by cruising. While none of the walking is particularly difficult, some days you’ll be on your feet for much of the day.
Price Per Night:$715.42 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 05, 2021through Sep 17, 2021
Arrive in Tokyo, Go Back in Time in Tokyo, Journey to Historic Nikko, Explore the Natural Beauty of Oku Nikko, See Yamadera’s Temple & the Scenic Ginzan Onsen, Hike from Haguro-san, Discover Shrine Secrets in Dewa Sanzan, Travel to Sukayu Onsen, Hike on Mount Hakkoda, Walk in Oirase...
You will be walking 2-5 hours and 1-8 miles a day on flat paths and mountain trails through the Japanese countryside, visiting idyllic villages, ancient temples, and traditional inns. Elevations are between 500 and 3,500 feet. There are some steady climbs that require stamina. You need to be in good health and physical condition for this trip.
Price Per Night:$479.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Apr 15, 2021through Apr 25, 2021
Arrive in South China, Take a Scenic Drive to Kaili, Visit Traditional Miao Villages, Enjoy Village Hikes & a Homestay, Hike a Mountain Route to Taojiang, Explore Miao & Dong Villages, See the Guangxi Rice Terraces, Follow Ancient Trails Around Longsheng, Enter Picturesque Yangshuo, Take a Cooking Class & Bamboo Raft on the Yulong River...
You will be touring cities, hiking and biking the magical landscapes in Guizhou and Guangxi, and enjoying genuine encounters with locals. While none of the walking is particularly difficult, some days you’ll be on your feet for much of the day. Daily drives range from a couple hours to a total of about 8 hours on the longest days.