Nepal - Community Project Travel

From beginning to the end the trip was fantastic. We had two wonderful guides with completely different strengths. Both leaders were very professional and caring. The trek was magnificent. It was well worth climbing to see the wonderful views once we reached Namche Bazaar. Our guides were wonderful. They did a great job of looking out for us on the trek and a fantastic job of looking after us in camp. The food was amazing. The porters were also really friendly and helpful and deserve medals for lugging all our gear around.


The local villagers at Jumbesi made us feel really welcome and put on a special dinner at the monastery. We were overwhelmed with the welcome they gave us and also the thank you. We had a great bunch of other trekkers on the trip and we were all matched up well with our room mates. We were very lucky with the weather and had day after day of awe inspiring views. There is not one bad thing that I can say about the trip. The trip was a life changing experience and I would love to do it all again. I would like to thank everyone involved. And I hope that one day I get to travel again with World Expeditions.

K. Venables | New Zealand
 
 

Cork Coast Cycle

Quiet roads lined with wild, deeply scented flowers, plunging coastline and rural landscapes, this tour encapsulates the essence of southern Ireland, from rolling green fields to spectacular coastal rides. West Cork is also best known for its colourful villages all of which are brightly painted in a wonderful array of vibrant colours, with hanging baskets brimming with flowers out the front of every pub and shop. This is the more cosmopolitan part of rural Ireland with many choosing to settle in this idyllic setting. After a visit to the colourful town of Kinsale, where artists mingle with fishermen, the cycle route heads to Bantry. This town is situated beneath the sheltering hills at the head of famous Bantry Bay, one of the most beautiful bays along the Irish coasts. The route then heads inland to Killarney, the gateway to the Ring of Kerry. Staying in specially handpicked B&Bs and Inns, the trip offers a full Irish cultural experience.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Cork
DAY 2 Cycle to the colourful fishing village of Kinsale (26 or 48km)
DAY 3 Cycle through classic coast and farming scenery to Clonakilty (44km)
DAY 4 Cycle through typical west Cork villages to Skibbereen (63 or 49km)
DAY 5 A choice of routes to cycle to Bantry (47 or 52km)
DAY 6 Picturesque cycle to Kenmare via the Healy Pass or the Borlin Valley (72 or 48km)
DAY 7 Take in the views over the Lakes of Killarney enroute to Killarney (45 or 32km)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Trip Code: CWS
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Cycling
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price: $1,620.00 USD

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