Here we list our extreme and more unusual adventure trips. These trips range from Mongolia warrior ‘training’ to trekking in Ethiopia’s Simien Mountains or on Socotra, climbing Kilimanjaro, the Snowman trek in Bhutan, the descent of the Brahmaputra River in India to crossing Borneo (Kalimantan) from West to East by jungle tracks, rivers, canyons and boats. If you are feeling adventurous then there is no better place to look than right here!
Welcome to Survivor Island, not your typical adventure. The concept of Survivor Island is to journey into your psychology, your mental toughness by abandoning you on a deserted island and requiring you to make do with what that island has to offer. You will go nowhere (so no point A to point B journey) as you will be stuck on the island. There will be no shelter, no water, no equipment to catch anything. For you to acquire these things, you will need to innovate, create and work together as a team.
The Cross Borneo West to East adventure is a real once in a lifetime adventure. Those who have undertaken this trip in the past have described it as the most challenging and the most enjoyable trekking trip they had ever done. The ultimate challenge – crossing one of the most rugged islands on earth from West to East using roads, rivers and feet, we traverse the jungle of Kalimantan in Indonesian Borneo.
Cycle from the Malagasy highlands to the coast in an unforgettable experience to discover the fourth biggest island in the world. From Antsirabe to Ifaty beach we cover about 500 km cycling. The trip gives all bikers and… Read More
On this trip we will explore an interesting combination of rivers, forests, mountains & seaside through very different landscapes, cultures, climates and biotopes, before relaxing and enjoying the seaside. The itinerary provides a great chance to enjoy the natural highlights of the red island on foot, on horseback, by canoe, train and by car.
Looking for an adventure holiday in Mongolia with a difference? Live the life of a Mongol Warrior under Genghis Khan, as you head out onto the Mongolian steppe and learn what made this the greatest military empire the world had ever seen. Riding techniques, shooting with a bow and arrow, battle tactics and much more are all covered as you stay in a felt ger and don full costume, this is one of Mongolia’s most unusual adventures. We can also design bespoke Mongolia holidays.
This challenging trek along Bhutan’s northwestern border with Tibet introduces the traveller to one of the most ecologically pristine regions of the Himalayas. The people of Laya and Lunana, renowned for their wild beauty, welcome trekkers to this region which sees fewer than 100 visitors each year.
A brilliant adventure for anyone that loves rafting; not to be missed. A huge variety of different classes of rapids nestled in beautiful surroundings and the opportunity to raft in one of the most fantastic self contained, inaccessible regions the world has to offer. Added bonus of camping in exceptional locations every night.
Welcome to Meghalaya- ‘the abode of the clouds’ and a treasure trove of natural wonders! This scenic state has deep jungles with beautiful waterfalls, flora and fauna. This exhilarating 15-day tour also introduces you to various tribes and villages here, giving you a glimpse of the unique culture and heritage of the land. In addition, experience trekking, caving and lots, lots more!
Pioneer expeditions offers a north to south skiing traverse of Liverpool Land – a little explored peninsular on the east coast of Greenland. Situated at a latitude of 71 degrees north it is well inside the Arctic Circle.
One in a lifetime adventure – Summit Africa’s highest “free standing ” mountain – Mt. Kilimanjaro! We use the Umbwe route to ascend the mountain. Huge permanent glaciers flow down from the summit, and spectacular views are promised.
We will paddle from the majestic Lake Nicaragua down the jungle lined San Juan River along a route once favoured by pirates and buccaneers with eyes for the gold of the Spanish colonial empire. This is a tough and challenging trip but enjoyable – a hardcore kayaking adventure – whilst you don’t need to be an experienced kayaker, a good level of fitness will help.
This expedition will take you through this amazing country, from the fertile lowlands and rural communities to the summit of Ras Dejen. We will visit the island Churches of Lake Tana and through remote villages of the Simien region. We will also visit the awesome excavated Churches of Lalibela. Ethiopia is still one of the world’s best kept secrets. Join us on this unbelievable and unforgettable expedition.
The Nahanni river is a UNESCO world heritage river and considered the Colorado of the North. Only accessible by float plane this is one of the most pristine and visually breathtaking rivers of North America. In our Canadian Canoes we spend nearly 20 days along its 650km path – camping by the riverside this expedition provides a wild, breathtaking and once in a lifetime experience.
The Stikine flows 640 km through a vast and untouched wilderness of breathtaking proportions. Divided in two by the mighty Grand Canyon we canoe down the lower Stikine from Telegraph Creek to Wrangle Bay. With only grade 1 & 2 rapids it is a very relaxing & remote expedition which allows you to enjoy the scenery surrounding the river.
Price: £2700 (excluding international flights)
Tailormade Departures: June – September
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