Rafting and Kayaking Holidays for the adventurer!
Pioneer are passionate about exploring new places. River kayaking, rafting and sea-kayaking are great ways to explore off the beaten track. We aim to give you great kayaking experience either as the main emphasis of a trip or as part of a trip. Komodo From the Islands to Nicaragua, the Pioneer team are always looking for new kayaking adventures that are not offered by other tour operators.
On this trip we explore this natural paradise, kayaking the forested coastline and to deserted tropical islands, into pristine mangroves and shady rivers overhung by primary rainforest; snorkeling the coral reefs; swimming in warm tropical sea and crystal clear streams; beachcombing and exploring the rainforest for the unique wildlife.
This is an unforgettable trek through this mysterious land. Long series of adventures from the dry western side of the island to the moist eastern tropical rain forests while summiting Madagascar’s second highest mountain in the country at… Read More
Explore colonial cities, soaking up the history and atmosphere; peek into the rim of active volcanoes & walk through the rain forest; and swim through Somoto Canyon. This trip provides for an unforgettable holiday in one of Central America´s most diverse, friendly and beautiful countries.
A fantastic action packed adventure, exploring the rainforests on foot, by horseback, cablecar, boat and raft. We check out volcano’s, sea kayak on the pacific coast and get the chance to see the amazing rainforest fauna and flora…. Read More
Discover the southern Islands of the Galapagos Archipelago on an active adventure! The Galapagos multi-activity adventure is a land based tour that combines daily active excursions with first class hotels. As you kayak, mountain bike, trek or snorkel you will experience incredible close encounters with sea lions, iguanas, giant tortoises, boobies, rays, a myriad of tropical fish and even sharks. This is a socially and environmentally responsible tour that provides many benefits to local island communities.
An action packed expedition through the wild North West. Starting from the red highlands, we move on through the wide open spaces and the green valley of Sambirano to the white sands of Diego Suarez. Rafting, canoeing, hiking the Tsingy, sleeping in tree huts, exploring Ankarana, you’ll get plenty of excitement in this 2 week adventure.
We will paddle our sea kayaks to some of the most remote beaches on earth, drift over coral reefs and visit islands inhabited by mythical Dragons. We will be visiting the remote province of Nusa Tengarra and the islands of Flores, Rinca, as well as uninhabited islands in the Komodo National Park.
This is a truly unique expedition to a fascinating destination.
A stunning trip that allows you to experience the best the Galapagos has to offer. As you kayak, mountain bike, trek & snorkel, you will experience incredible close encounters with sea lions, iguanas, giant tortoises, boobies, and a myriad of tropical fish.
On this 9 day sea kayaking expedition will explore this area, paddling from one small island to the next and discover some lovely, pristine coral reefs. With the opportunity to stay in eco lodges and beach tents, we will visit people that have rarely seen outsiders, snorkel beautiful reefs and sample delicious sea food – a real voyage of discovery.
Unearth Madagascar’s magnificently wild Northern region. Starting from Madagascar’s last major highland forest, we’ll move through barren Tampoketsa to join the North West coast (your gateway to the renowned Nosy Be) before ending up in Diego. Go truly off the beaten track on this adventure; passing through the remotest of villages and national parks, seeing striking diverse landscapes/scenery and spotting incredibly unique Madagascan wildlife.
On this 7 day kayaking journey we discover the world of tropical islands and coral reefs teeming with life, whilst we explore Belize’s Southwater Caye.
There are plenty of opportunities to snorkel in this stunning underwater world whilst kayaking from island to island and spending the nights in lodges looking out to sea.
An activity filled trip which is perfect for sun and sea enthusiasts looking for something different.
On this 8 day itinerary, we will spend the time discovering the little known and little visited wilderness of the Quirimbas National Park. Sea kayaking &/or sailing through the warm, blue waters of the Mozambique Channel and camping on tropical islands. Turquoise clear waters and beautiful scenery awaits you – as well as a host of local fishermen to meet and interact with along the way.
We explore this natural paradise over 8 days: kayaking the forested coastline and to deserted tropical islands, into pristine mangroves and shady rivers overhung by primary rainforest; snorkeling the coral reefs; swimming in warm tropical sea and crystal clear streams; beachcombing and exploring the rainforest for the unique wildlife.
Kayak into the pristine heart of the Amazon. This amazing expedition will give you a deeper understanding of the forest as you learn how the Huaorani Indians use it to forge a living. Learn to shoot a blowgun,… Read More
The White Nile is one of the best places in the world to learn to kayak – surrounded by countless easy channels and flows, colourful wildlife, warm water with a relaxed lifestyle. The trip aims to start from the basics, teaching the essential flat water and moving water skills. For those with experience we will focus on consolidating skills and ironing out bad habits.
This epic river journey combines first class wilderness with rich history and more than a little adventure. We will paddle from the majestic Lake Nicaragua down the jungle lined San Juan River to deserted beaches on the Caribbean… Read More
Covering 100km in five days of paddling, the route has it all: secluded bays, deserted islands, mile-long beaches and open-water crossings. Days will be spent paddling, swimming, snorkeling and generally working up an appetite. Overnight stops are at a variety of lodges and campsites along the way.
The Lake Malawi Island Hopping Adventure is a world-class sea kayaking trail that covers 25km in three days of paddling. This trip is a fantastic chance to explore Malawi and is perfect for family holidays. Adventurers spend two nights in each of the Kayak Africa camps on Domwe Island and Mumbo Island. The trail is fully-supported and fully-catered, leaving guests free to focus on exploring and relaxing at will.
A unique, exciting adventure combining canoeing, forest and mountain trails, waterfalls, freshwater pools, camping and eco-lodges. As well as canoeing on the Mananjary river, and a train trip to Sahambavy, we get the chance to go rock scrambling in Andringitra. We will see some of the unique flora and fauna on this thrilling trip for the whole family.
This expedition aims to achieve a rafting descent of the Benahy and the Onilahy rivers offering a fantastic opportunity to explore a remote area of Madagascar. We will follow the isolated Benahy river and wind down the Isalo… Read More
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
A multi activity program which immerses you into the spectacular surroundings of the Canadian Rockies. You will be introduced to canoeing, hiking, whitewater rafting, rock climbing and will conclude your trip on a 4-day canoe expedition on the magestic North Saskatchewan river.
Price: £2300 (excluding international flights)
Tailormade Departures: on request May – September
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Join us as we paddle, play and float our way down the majestic Magpie River. We fly in by float plane and camp at the water’s edge, exploring virgin Boreal forest and whitewater canyons. Days are filled with action, evenings comfortable and relaxed. Connect with nature. No previous rafting experience necessary – suitable for children aged 12 and above.