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With incredible mountain treks, lakeside strolls and amazing journeys of discovery, this holiday is perfect for walkers looking for a challenge! Wind your way along the rim of the Colca Canyon, overlooking traditional Peruvian villages, and trek along ancient trails through the Sacred Valley to the fortress of Ollantaytambo. Seeing the Sun Gate and Machu Picchu has been the reward for adventurous souls for centuries – will you be next?
This lush Mediterranean island, with its unique climate and breadth of wildlife, has been home to various civilisations for centuries – giving it a cultural palette as diverse as the landscape. Stroll through charming villages, Byzantine ruins, the wild Akamas Peninsula and, on your dedicated sightseeing day, the picturesque villages of the Troodos Mountains. This enticing island also boasts a delightful array of wildlife including nesting green turtles on Lara Beach.
The vast Alaskan landscapes of towering glaciers, icy cold waters and snow-capped mountains really do put the wild into wilderness! The breathtaking Denali National Park alone includes a dramatic array of vistas from lowland forests to snowy peaks, while the 13,123ft-high peak of Wrangell-St Elias looms over the imposing landscape. Take a relaxing cruise across Prince William Sound and enjoy spectacular scenery from the Alaskan Railroad train.
The varied, colourful landscapes of the Azores provide the perfect backdrop to this stunning island chain. The mighty Mount Pico rises above the Azores archipelago, a towering volcano reaching up to the clouds. At the heart of Terceira, blessed with geological wonders and verdant landscapes, lies the coastal World Heritage town of Angra do Heroísmo. Meanwhile, lush gardens of Furnas and stunning crater lakes of Sete Cidades await on São Miguel.
The rainbow nation is a must-see for history lovers thanks to its colourful, intriguing and often violent past – best encapsulated by a visit to the fascinating battlefields at Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift. The rich history of the Zulus can be seen across traditional villages and the mighty Drakensburg Mountains, known locally as the ‘Barrier of Spears’, while nature lovers will enjoy spotting elephants, hippo, crocodile and birdlife on Lake Jozini.
The stunning area of Lake Garda, with its dramatic landscapes, picturesque villages and tranquil blue waters, is also home to a mouthwatering array of cuisine that draws heavily on the region’s diversity. The lightness and delicacy of the extra virgin olive oil, delicious fish straight from the lake, citrus fruits fresh from the lemon groves, and some sumptuous wines – let the local flavours and fragrances of the land take you on a culinary journey.
Got a head for heights? Fancy pushing yourself further on your next break? With peaks over 9,000ft stretching high above the Tyrolean landscape, the Stubai Alps in Neustift are waiting for you to take them on! Use the area’s excellent transport network to reach spectacular mountain summits and lush flower-filled valleys. In the evening, enjoy traditional Alpine dining in our excellent family-run partner hotel.
This enigmatic island boasts wildlife seen nowhere else in the world, majestic valleys and vibrant rainforests, making it a must visit destination for every nature lover! The jutting sandstone cliffs of the Isalo National Park, cascading waterfalls of Andringitra National Park and the lush, dense rainforests of Ranomafana National Park – these stunning areas have diverse ecosystems with endemic species including the iconic ring-tailed lemurs.
From its pulsating cities, to the serene countryside with its swirling rice terraces, this is a vibrant land full of life and contrast. Explore both ancient and more recent historical sites; sail the emerald waters of Halong Bay and experience bustling markets as we take in much of what Vietnam has to offer.
Look down on the world from the top of Table Mountain; search for Africa’s Big Five in Kariega Game Reserve and sample the delights of the beautiful Cape Winelands as you explore the dramatic wilderness of this iconic landscape.
FOR ONCE IN A LIFETIME EXPERIENCES Ecuador & Galapagos Islands
Famed for its biodiversity and unique marine wildlife, including sea lions, giant tortoises and marine iguanas, the Galapagos Islands are unlike anywhere else on earth. Explore lava tunnels, stroll along white sand beaches and challenge yourself with walks in Cotopaxi National Park and around Sierra Negra volcano.
On the Cinque Terre, walk along spectacular coastal paths as you discover the five villages of this historic area. From the narrow streets, mule tracks and pathways of Bonassola to the vibrantly coloured houses and natural harbour of Vernazza, each village has a unique character for you to experience.