Annapurna Trek

This was my second time to Nepal with World Expeditions and previously trekked to Mardi Himal Base Camp. This trip I saw it through my fiancé’s eyes and it gave me such joy to see her so engaged with the culture and natural beauty of Nepal. From being a little apprehensive she has, through the whole WE and Nepalese experience, been converted to an adventure traveller. Ramesh and the team made us feel so special at Christmas and baked all of us a cake for Christmas Eve. A Christmas filled with so much joy and spirit – very special indeed.

I have already started to look at the latest brochure and planning future treks and have been reading with interest about the work you have been undertaking on the camp sites in the Everest region. Congratulations on such a great initiative. As the Head of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability for one of Australia’s largest property groups (DEXUS Property Group) I take a keen interest in the work that you do in this area.

Michael Lane | Sydney NSW
 
 

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
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Inn to Inn Walking
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price: $1,160.00 USD

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