Mera Peak, Nepal

Just wanted to say a HUGE thanks for all that you both did to get us up Mera Peak!

It made for the BEST (and most challenging) holiday, and we are singing the praises of World Expeditions to all we know.

Look forward to travelling with you again

B Scooby |
 
 

Best of the Algarve

Portugal's Algarve has long been known for its picturesque beaches, lively towns and laid back lifestyle. Away from the tourist centres there is a huge interior that sees very few visitors and a spectacular coastline that remains unspoilt. This walking route offers a wide variety of terrain from mountains and cliff tops, to valleys and coastal ridges. En route view the wonderful diverse flora and fauna and experience first hand the friendliness of the local people. Staying in handpicked family hotels there is plenty of time in the evening to soak up the atmosphere of traditional villages.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrival in the Algarve, transfer to Silves
DAY 2 Walk along the 'levada' and through orange groves (4hrs)
DAY 3 Ascend the second highest peak Picota (774m) for stunning views, overnight Monchique (5hrs)
DAY 4 An easier day walking through the valley around Monchique (4hrs)
DAY 5 Bird watching, medieval forts, coastal paths and Roman ruins are highlights of the walk today to Salema (4hrs)
DAY 6 Walk through Cape St Vincent National Park along ancient tracks to Sagres (5hrs)
DAY 7 Walk to the 'end of the world' or Cape St Vincent, the most south-westerly point of Europe, overnight Sagres (5hrs)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Trip Code: UBA
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Duration:  8 days
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