Cinque Terre and Portofino self-guided walk

7 days from $1,285 per person twin share
select departures: may - october 2019

Discover the beautiful peninsulas of Portofino and Sestri Levante using well-marked walking trails by day and the sunsets over the Mediterranean by night. On this 7 day self guided walk you’ll enjoy, coastal and countryside walking amongst olive groves and vineyards, walk across the park of Portifino, take a boat trip the the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Palmaria Island and visit the serene village of Sestri Levante. This walk will require a moderate level of fitness, although some walks will get your pulse racing you will also have plenty of time to rest, admire the views and on many days you can also enjoy swim breaks. Your base for the 6 nights will be a charming, family-run B&B.

inclusions

  • 6 nights accommodation in a charming, family-run B&B

  • All breakfasts and 3 dinners

  • 5 days centre based walking

  • Route notes and maps

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vietnam hike, bike & kayak 20% off

10 days from *$1,655 per person
Select Departures 1 May - 31 July 2019

Perfect for the active adventurer, this trip will have you hiking, biking, and paddling through the best of Vietnam. Kayak through Halong Bay’s towering limestone karsts, trek the Mai Chau area, and cycle through small towns for an authentic taste of Vietnam. When you’re not pedalling or paddling, you'll visit the country's cultural highlights like the Cu Chi Tunnels and Emperor's Tomb, or overnight at a local family’s homestay. Whether by bike or on foot, this tour will keep you grounded in Vietnam's intriguing culture.

inclusions

  • Accommodations: Hotels (6 nts), sleeper train (1 nt), junk boat (1 nt), homestay (1 nt)

  • Meals: 9 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 2 dinners

  • Internal flight

  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

  • Escorted cycling trips

  • Sea-kayaking and cave visit

  • Countryside hike (Mai Chau)

  • Halong Bay overnight boat trip with seafood meals

  • Oodles of Noodles Demonstration and Lunch, Hoi An

  • Cu Chi Tunnels entrance and tour (Ho Chi Minh City)

  • Entrance to the Emperor's Tomb and Citadel (Hue)

Book by 31 May 2019

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CYCLE THE DALMATIAN COAST

8 days from *$1,870 per person - save up to *$200 per person
select travel dates: may - October 2019

The south Dalmatia stretch from Split to Dubrovnik is one of the most beautiful coastlines in Europe, dotted with medieval towns, fishing villages and a myriad of islands. Tour through the historic heart of one of the region's oldest cities, Split before local ferries take you to the islands of Hvar and Korcula which you'll explore by bike on quiet roads, riding past vineyards, olive groves, dramatic limestone cliffs, forested hills and hidden coves. End your route on a high in historic Dubrovnik

inclusions

  • Seven nights accommodation with breakfast daily

  • Cycle Guide and driver

  • Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle and boat

  • Use of a hybrid bicycle - Electric bikes are available at additional cost

Terms & Conditions: All packages are subject to availability. Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply

LOIRE VALLEY CYCLING

8 days from $1,750 per person - save up to *$200 per person
select travel dates: june, august, september 2019

Enjoy relaxed rides through quiet country roads, bountiful vineyards, fruit orchards and charming villages and see why the beautiful Loire Valley is known as 'the garden of France'. Visit beautiful Chateaus from Chenonceax to Chinon, explore the medieval château perched on an island in Azay-le-Rideau, visit Leonardo da Vinci's final home at Clos Lucé and discovering the elegant Fontevraud Abbey in Anjou.

inclusions

  • 7 nights accommodation with breakfast daily

  • Bike use

  • Private airport transfer

  • Required transportation

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Lofoten & Senja Hiking Voyage

5 Days from EUR *2,097 per person twin share
Travel Dates: july-august 2019

Cruise on a beautiful coastal ship from Lofoten, via Senja to Tromsø, with daily and tailor-made guided hikes and biking tours in small groups. You’ll be cruising on board a heritage boat that was part of the Norwegian post war coastal fleet and was part of the famous Hurtigruten fleet travelling from Bergen to Kirkenes.

Inclusions

  • 5 days sailing on the MS Gamle Salten northbound

  • Accommodation in double cabin with all meals included

  • Tailor-made hikes and biking with a guide in small Groups

Terms & Conditions: Heritage coastal ship, total 44 passengers in 19 doubles and 6 single cabins. All packages are subject to availability. Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply

small group Western Fjords Hike

9 Days from EUR *2,425 per person twin share
Travel Dates: 4 july - 13 september 2019

With its breathtaking combination of fjords and mountains, Norway is undoubtedly a hiker’s heaven. This 9-day (partly self-guided) tour starts from Bergen and finishes in Ålesund. Discover Western Norway's mountains on guided hikes and admire the breathtaking panoramic views across the scenic landscape. Catch ferries with the locals and see the unique, magnificent area of Fjord Norway in the comfort of a private minivan. As a cherry on top, the tour also includes a Wildlife Sea Safari in a high-speed RIB-boat once in Ålesund.
Average Group size: 1-12 people

Inclusions

  • 8 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast daily

  • All transport between destinations by ferries and bus including a ferry between Bergen to Kalvåg

  • 50 Degrees North minivan (or similar) which travels weekly between Kalvåg via Loen and Ålesund.

  • Guided tour and entrance fee to Nordfjord Folk Museum

  • 3 x Day Hikes (Bergen City Mountains, Hornelen and Mt. Hoven)

  • Wildlife Sea Safari

Terms & Conditions: All packages are subject to availability. Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply

Walking in tuscany

8 days from *$1,765
Travel Dates: october 2018; april-may 2019

Walk the Tuscany's mountainous Garfagnana region. The Garfagnana region, close to the gems of Lucca, Pisa and Florence, is one of Italy's best-kept secrets and the perfect base for guided walking holidays in Tuscany. The area’s astonishing landscape is a far cry from the rolling hills of southern Tuscany as it lies between the striking peaks of the Alpi Apuane and Apennine mountain ranges, providing us with ample hiking opportunities which, along with picturesque mountaintop and lakeside villages and the warm local hospitality, make for a wonderful trip. Certain dates include more challenging trekking and incorporate one night in a mountain refuge. Highlights include; Five wonderful day walks through Tuscany's idyllic mountains, challenging walks on certain weeks,  delicious home-cooked Italian cuisine and a stay in a family-run Tuscan farmhouse with swimming pool. Minimum age:16 Average Group size: 4-14 people

Inclusions

  • 7 nights accomodation at a farmhouse with swimming pool

  • All breakfasts, 5 picnic lunches, 5 dinners

  • All transport and activities

  • Tour leader throughout

Terms & Conditions: All packages are subject to availability. Prices are correct at time of publication but may be subject to exchange rate and other variations without notice. Specific travel dates and black out dates may apply