#5. Canadian Rockies
Experience the rugged beauty of Canada's wilderness, including Yoho National Park. Canadian Rocky Mountain parks offer some of the most spectacular hiking in the world. Participants will explore towering mountains, turquoise-blue lakes, gleaming glaciers and enchanted forests. Yoho National Park is a UNESCO world heritage site and will stick in your minds for a lifetime. Experience the rugged beauty of Canada's wilderness, including Yoho National Park.
Trek the 15th Century Ming Dynasty hardrock wall, before descending on local trails to experience the rural life of people in the Hebei Province.The challenge finishes with a day to explore bustling Beijing, a visit to Tiannemen Square and the Forbidden City as well as a shopping experience in the silk market.
Adventure begins: 5 may 2017
#3. Grand canyon Trek
Descend into the canyon from the rim at Hualapai Hilltop and follow the trail along the canyon floor as the red sandstone walls rise high above. You will experience the natural beauty of the American West as you trek through waterfalls and valleys, descend Mooney Falls and see the famous Carbonate Canyon.
Adventure begins: 18 March 2017
#2. Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka may be a tiny country but it is full of natural wonders, which more than make up for its size. This nine-day trip includes five days of trekking, during which you will experience the most breath-taking views imaginable. We will take you to the most stunning highlights of this incredible country through beautiful jungle, forest trails, small villages and ancient cities.
Adventure begins: 19 November 2016
Set in the beautiful East Africa, enjoy the ultimate adventurer’s challenge – to reach the 5,985m Mount Kilimanjaro summit. Your adventure will begin in Nairobi, making daily tracks of up to 1,028m at a 3-4 hour pace, before reaching Kilimanjaro’s peak on day 7. With views of stunning valleys at breath-taking heights, this is an unforgettable trip.
Adventure begins: 16 September 2016
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