12 Epic Hiking & Trekking Trips to Take in 2024

Looking to get away? What better get-away than one that takes you into the great outdoors--where you can travers mountains, walk along streams and take in the beauty that surrounds you.

And whether you are looking for a hard-core trekking expedition or a more relaxing guided walking holiday--we've got a little something for everyone. So, grab your backpacks and hiking boots and get ready to head to all corners of the globe for some truly amazing hiking and trekking trips you won't want to miss.

Off The Beaten Path Hiking Adventure in Alaska

This immersive travel experience takes visitors on the road less traveled. From glaciers to the nation’s largest national park, this 8-day itinerary offers thoughtfully curated experiences, lodging, and meals designed to give travelers a taste of local, Alaskan life.

This Off-the-Beaten-Path Adventure to Alaska will have you hiking along trails, glaciers, in scenic fjords and more. This epic trip will take you from Anchorage to Matanuska's Glacier to Denali and more.

Hiking and Yoga in the Allegheny Mountains, Pennsylvania

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Head to the Allegheny Mountains for this Yoga & Hiking Retreat. Enjoy daily yoga classes, guided hikes, forest bathing, stargazing, lawn games, farm-to-table meals and some good down-to-earth bonding with fellow participants.

With 150 acres of beautiful public land, you'll be able to immerse yourself in nature on this relaxing getaway. Explore Sweet Root Creek, Dewey’s Pond, Warrior Ridge, expansive meadow views, natural wetland springs, and more.

Yoga Safari with Gorilla and Chimpanzee Trekking in Uganda (2024)

Learn what makes this country so special as you hike the Murchison Falls and drive through 5 National Parks for incredible wildlife sightings. You will set out on foot to Trek Gorillas and Chimpanzees, which will for sure be one of the most memorable experiences of your life. This truly unique experience will allow you to spend time with a number of gorilla families. And it doesn't get much better than that. There are 18 gorilla families that have been habituated for tourism purposes, and 17 of those are tracked in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, where you will be trekking these gentle giants

Yoga sessions depend on the day’s activities and travel time. Since most mornings start quite early due to all the amazing activities on offer and also the best time to view wildlife, most yoga sessions take place in the afternoon. Sessions will be a combination of pranayama, slow flows, vinyasa, and guided meditations - The practice promotes a calming and meditative state that will benefit beginners to experienced students. This is truly an amazing trekking and yoga experience.

Hiking Expedition in Cape Town, South Africa

Head from Cape Town up to Table Mountain and visit Constantia wineries for a little afternoon glass of wine before heading back to your guesthouse. Walk along Chapman's Peak Drive up the mountain into the Silvermine Nature Reserve, part of the Table Mountain National Park, where you'll hike through the western sector of the reserve, cross into the eastern sector and then down into Kalk Bay on the False Bay coast. And then head to Cape Point Reserve for your final day of hiking and take in fantastic views of False Bay.

You won't want to miss this all-inclusive 3-Day Hiking Tour of South Africa which will give you a truly spectacular glimpse of the South African countryside.

Kilimanjaro Hiking Adventure Retreat!

 Join this 10-Day Kilimanjaro Hiking Adventure that includes a walking safari, hot springs, mindfulness meditation clinics, waterfall hike + cultural immersion and a chance to summit Mount Kilimanjaro.

Fondly known as, "The Rooftop of Africa" Kilimanjaro sports some truly magnificent views.

This Kili summit tour will take place on the Umbwe Route which is often considered the one of the more challenging but spectacular routes that lead to Uhuru Peak (19,340 ft). It's steeper terrain and requires more endurance, but like most treks on Kilimanjaro---is a non-technical climb.

Local guides and coaches will hike with you the whole trip up to the summit and local porters will carry your luggage. You will sleep in spacious mountain tents along the way. And, if you are looking for a fantastic hiking trip that allows you to bag one of the Seven Summits of the world--then this is the trip for you.

Luxury Everest Panorama Trek in Nepal

This 8-Day Luxury Everst Trek takes you through the unique landscapes and narrow trails to charming Sherpa villages. This is a comparatively comfortable trek where you can enjoy the best of Himalayas. The culture and traditions of the Sherpa people are on full display. 

The trek ends at Everest View Hotel(3780m/12,402ft). And while relatively high in altitude, this trek is much easier than many in the region-which makes it the perfect choice for hikers of all levels. And, to ensure you have a good trip each step of the way, you'll be accompanied by expert guides and porters throughout your trip.

Manaslu Circuit Trek

Manaslu Circuit Trek is one of the best treks in Nepal. But despite being the eighth highest mountain in the world, the Manaslu region is less touristy than most treks in the region, making it a great alternative to the Annapurna Circuit trek.

It's the perfect getaway for travelers looking to get off the beaten path. Hikers will get fantastic views of the Himalayas as the are accompanied by experienced guides and sherpas. You'll trek to Larkye Pass, visit a Buddhist monastery, and learn about Tibetan culture along the way. You'll tour UNESCO World Heritage Site including Durbar Square, Temples and Stupas and get unforgettable views of Manaslu, Hiunchili and Mt Ganesh along the way.

Hiking Adventure Retreat in Dolomites, Italy

Your Dolomites, Italy Hiking Adventure journey begins in Val Gardena, where you’ll explore the stunning mountain scenery with guided hikes. This area is renowned for its breathtaking peaks, lush valleys, and crystal-clear streams. After a day of hiking, you’ll indulge in some wellness pampering at the hotel’s spa center and enjoy a delicious dinner featuring local cuisine. Your hotel, family-owned and run, provides a cozy and welcoming atmosphere with comfortable rooms and warm hospitality.

After three nights you’ll head to Val Badia in Corvara for more invigorating hikes, surrounded by stunning vistas of the Dolomites. You will stay at the luxurious, Corvara’s Best Hotel.

Join us for a truly transformational travel experience. This 6-night, 7-day tour promises to be a life-changing experience, filled with adventure and gorgeous backdrops.

A Journey Across Swedish Lapland

red flower field under blue sky during daytime

Spend 13 days hiking above the pure Arctic circle on this Journey Across Swedish Lapland. Stay in remote mountain huts in beautiful locations with wood burning fires and relax sore muscles with daily saunas. Spot wild herds of Reindeer, and the stunning midnight sun as you traverse this incredibly remote region.

Traverse over 136km of spectacular Arctic tundra. Along the way, you'll hike through wide open glacial valleys, snowy mountain passes and enchanting forests. With no access to internet, this trip is truly designed to get you off the grid in a big way. Not for the faint of heart, this trip is classified as challenging and is a perfect respite for more advanced hikers.

Iceland Hiking with Viking Women Retreat

Modern interpretations of Norse mythology regard Valkyries as feminist symbols of power and strength. Portrayed as formidable female warriors who possess muscled bodies, strong wills and fierce independence, tales of the Valkyries in the Icelandic Sagas and other historic texts will inspire you to explore your inner Viking goddess.

At the Iceland Hiking with Viking Women Retreat, you will do just that. Hiking mindfully through the Kerlingarfjöll Mountain Range of Iceland’s central highlands, and revel in your surroundings. 

Daily hikes will vary in distance from 4 to 8 miles. Some hikes will be easy (soft, packed dirt and pebble paths), while other areas will be much more challenging, with steep ascents and descents on trails that can become muddy when wet. But each hike, will make you appreciate the beauty of Iceland that much more. Don't miss this one.

Yoga and Trekking Retreat in Patagonia, Chile

Embark on this incredible Patagonia Trekking and Yoga Expedition to the magnificent Torres del Paine, known as the eighth wonder of the world. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes, practice yoga, savor exquisite cuisine, and delve into the splendor of Chilean Patagonia.

Your journey will be hosted at the most environmentally conscious hotel within the park. We'll have the opportunity to engage with and assist the local community, relish in the flavors of garden-fresh culinary creations, nourishing both body and soul.

Patagonia, situated in the far south of Chile, is remote and thinly inhabited. Here, you'll discover the southern stretch of the Andes Mountains, as well as deserts, pampas, and vast grasslands. Among its natural treasures lies Torres del Paine National Park, an expanse that enfolds mountains, glaciers, lakes, and rivers. The park's heart is the captivating Cordillera del Paine, positioned 112 kilometers north of Puerto Natales. Torres del Paine National Park is one of the eleven preserved areas in Chilean Antarctica, promising awe-inspiring natural wonders. Definitely one for everyone's bucket list.

Sacred Yoga and Trekking in Machu Picchu, Peru

Join this life-changing Journey to Cusco, the Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, and Rainbow Mountain. Machu Picchu is the most famous archaeological sites on the continent and a must see for all visitors to Peru.

Enjoy on-trail yoga sessions, guided hiking to the Sacred Sites of this magical land, camping along the trail and so much more. This retreat is for the outdoor enthusiast, adventure seeker, avid hiker, and explorer. If you love the outdoors, being active, adventure, and traveling, this retreat is for YOU!

Similar to the Mona Lisa or the Egyptian Pyramids, Machu Picchu has been seared into our collective consciousness, though nothing can diminish the thrill and the magic of actually being here. This awe-inspiring ancient city remained virtually undiscovered and untainted by Spanish influences until it was discovered a hundred years ago by archeologist Hiram Bingham who had never hoped to find it.

It is one of the very few historical sites in Peru that retains the true Inca spirit and does not have colonial influences in the structures. There is no denying the spiritual connection that Machu Picchu must have provided for the Incas and this energy still exists today for those that are ready to experience it. 

In the End

Whether you opt for a trip to the Italian Dolomites or to the majestic Himalayan peaks, you'll come back feeling better than ever. Because what better way is there to combine a love of the outdoors, with a passion for travel. 

So be sure to read on. Because there is bound to be the perfect trip for you. And if you are new to hiking, be sure to train before you go and pack well for the occasion.

And if you’re interested in learning more about our hiking and trekking holidays, be sure to come back regularly. We are always adding more. Or get in touch, so we can help you take your first step to a new and improved you...


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