Icelandic Lava Trek Date - Various Location - Iceland Difficulty - Tough Distance - 58km Duration - 5 Days Host to some of Europe’s most incredible wilderness, this Icelandic itinerary takes in thundering waterfalls, steaming lava fields, plunging fjords and spouting geysers. Trek 58kms over 3-days through one of the planet’s most volcanic regions. Your hard work will be rewarded with an indulgent visit to Iceland’s famous Blue Lagoon where you have the chance rest aching limbs!
Trek The Accursed Albanian Alps Date - Various Location - Albania Difficulty - Tough Duration - 8 Days A challenging and spectacular trek at the very heart of the Albanian Alps, known as ‘The Accursed Mountains’. Amazing scenery, ancient traditions and welcoming hospitality along with some incredible hikes will fill your days in this hidden corner of Europe.
Saigon to Angkor Wat Bike Ride Date - Various Location - Vietnam Difficulty - Challenging Distance - 450km Duration - 11 Days This is a challenge for those who love the tropical vibes of South East Asia, the open road, and exploring ancient history. Follow the road less cycled from Saigon to Angkor Wat, through endless miles of quiet backwater roads, passing ancient temples and bustling markets, beautiful and varied rural landscapes, and quaint villages. Cover 450km across seven days, from the waterways and rice paddies of the Mekong Delta, finishing at the astonishing Angkor Wat to celebrate a cycle well done.
Everest Base Camp Date - Various Location - Nepal Difficulty - Extreme Duration - 18 Days Standing at a formidable 8,848m, the summit of Mount Everest offers the perfect backdrop for this trek of a lifetime. Starting in Lukla, your route will take you through Sherpa villages, past beautiful monasteries and over jaw-dropping suspension bridges until you reach the base camp of the world’s highest mountain. You’ll have the option to wonder at the scenery below the highest point of Kala Patthar before celebrating in mystical Kathmandu.
Tour Du Mont Blanc Highlights Date - tbc Location - France Difficulty - Challenging Duration - 6 Days The Mont Blanc circuit is one of the most renowned and beautiful trekking routes in the Alps and this short itinerary takes in the best of the highlights. Physically demanding and visually stunning, this challenge will be an incredible opportunity to trek around the best sections of the highest mountain in Western Europe, Mont Blanc.
Dog Sledding Challenge Date - 26 January - 01 February Location - Sweden Difficulty - Challenging Distance - 200km Duration - 7 Days A team of loyal huskies leads the way through the snow-covered forests and mountains of Swedish Lapland, across 200kms of beautiful, frozen landscape. Experience the silence of nature while gliding through this winter wonderland, taking the opportunity to spot elk and reindeer and even see the spectacular Northern Lights.
Kilimanjaro Summit Climb - Lemosho Route Date - Various Location - Tanzania Difficulty - Extreme Duration - 12 Days This Kilimanjaro trek begins in the lush rainforests of the Lemosho Glades, climbing towards the Shira Plateau. From here it follows the Southern Flank, Barranco Wall and Barafu Route. Our groups have excellent summit success rates (96%), yet the summit night climb – with its 1,000m ascent and 2,000m descent – must not be underestimated.
Mount Toubkal Trek Date - Various Location - Morocco Difficulty - Tough Duration - 6 Days This challenge will have you scrambling over northern Africa’s tallest peak – Jebel Toubkal, standing at a majestic 4,167m! Although not involving technical climbing, the weather and terrain make this challenge extremely tough and a good level of fitness is essential. We finish in the vibrant Moroccan city of Marrakech.
Cycle Albania Date - tbc Location - Albania Difficulty - Challenging Duration - 8 Days Join us on our new cycle challenge, discovering the highlights of Albania. Cycling over 400kms on some quiet roads you’ll pass through stunning scenery - from huge snow-capped mountains and attractive rural villages, to the beautiful turquoise coast of the Ionian Sea. Time seems to have stood still in this colourful and welcoming country.
Trek Transylvania Date - tbc Location - Romania Difficulty - Challenging Distance - 60km Duration - 6 Days Traverse the Transylvanian Alps, taking in huge mountains, rugged wilderness and small villages on this 60km trek through Romania. Visit the King’s Rock National Park, home to wolves, lynx and bears plus, no trip to Transylvania would be complete without a stop at Count Dracula’s castle.
Winter Toubkal Trek Date - tbc Location - Morocco Difficulty - Extreme Duration - 6 Days The snow-capped peaks of Morocco's High Atlas mountains provide a striking background to the ascent of Mt Toubkal, North Africa's tallest peak. On clear wintry days the views extend across the Atlas range and over towards to the Sahara Desert.
Cycle Sri Lanka Date - 11 - 19 November Location - Sri Lanka Difficulty - Tough Duration - 9 Days Be one of the first to sign up to our brand new cycling challenge, an unforgettable bike ride through Sri Lanka's cultural triangle. Starting at the famous Lion Rock in Sigiriya, pedal your way through rice fields, spice regions and tea estates, soaking up the Sri Lankan way of life as you go.
Trek Angkor Wat Date - 21 - 29 October Location - Cambodia Difficulty - Challenging Duration - 8 Days Finishing at the Khmer architectural masterpiece of Angkor Wat, this 5-day trek will take you into the heart of the stunning Phnom (Mount) Kulen National Park. Along the way, you will have the chance to experience the rhythm of rural life and marvel at the dazzling landscape that surrounds Siem Reap.
Iceland Fire and Ice Challenge Date - tbc Location - Iceland Difficulty - Tough Duration - 5 Days Iceland is home to some of nature’s most exciting geography, including active volcanoes, glaciers, thundering waterfalls, steaming lava fields, amazing ice caps and spouting geysers. Our short but tough biking challenge takes in some of the country’s most stunning and rugged terrain as we cycle past volcanoes, hot springs and bubbling mud pots.
Iceland Glacier Trek Date - tbc Location - Iceland Difficulty - Extreme Duration - 9 Days This is a challenge to get you out of your comfort zone and onto Iceland’s most extreme glacial landscapes. Based in the highlands of Iceland, you’ll ski-trek across Langjökull glacier ice cap for five days while enjoying the stunning scenery of one of Europe’s last great wildernesses. Push through the physical and environmental obstacles while spending your nights camping on the ice under starry northern skies.
Cycle India and The Taj Mahal Date - 02 - 11 December Location - India Difficulty - Challenging Distance - 450km Duration - 10 Days Ride through Rajasthan, a region rich in desert landscapes, fantastic wildlife, exquisite forts, and bustling cities. The route begins in Agra, home to the world famous Taj Mahal. From here, the journey offers you a close up view of all Rajasthan, finishing on the outskirts of the 'Pink City'.
Dalai Lama Himalayan Trek Date - 03 - 14 November Location - India Difficulty - Challenging Duration - 12 Days From the madness of Delhi, to the beauty and tranquillity of the Indian Himalaya, this unique expedition is the perfect introduction to India. The challenge follows the Uhl River, through the heart of the world’s highest mountain range in Dharamsala, where the Dalai Lama and the centre of the Tibetan community are located. The region remains largely unvisited, which makes it a pristine and unspoilt area to explore via foot.
Great Wall Discovery Date - 14 - 22 October Location - China Difficulty - Challenging Duration - 9 Days Appropriately named one of the ‘New Wonders of the World, the Great Wall of China is a thrilling challenge of ups, downs, twists and turns. With 10,000 deliberately uneven steps, this trip will challenge even the most dedicated trekker. Exhaustion will quickly vanish however, as you are rewarded with sweeping views over the vast mountain ranges.