What do our tour stamps mean?

Our adventure travel holidays are rated by the type of activity and those who it would be suitable for. To ensure you select your ideal adventure holiday please review this section of our website, where we describe the symbols you'll see on each tour we offer. If you have any further questions send us an email or give us a call.


 

Trekking

The trail conditions are relatively straightforward and not technically difficult. Expect generally low angled slopes with no prolonged steep or exposed sections. A general level of fitness is required and the ability to walk for at least an hour.

Trekking & Mountaineering

Participants should be competent in the outdoors and ideally have experience in multi-day trekking at altitude (although some of our treks are perfect to gain this experience. The terrain will involve low to moderate angle slopes, some steeper sections and some traveling on snow and crevassed glaciers. Experience using ice axe and crampons is preferred but not essential.

Cycling

Cycling on mostly sealed roads. A moderate level of fitness and bike handling skills required although there are frequent stops when needed.

Mountain Biking

Varying levels of difficulty, from easy dirt roads to technical rides. See tour information for more detail. For technical rides, a good level of fitness and experience required.

Wildlife

Focusing on the sighting of a variety of wildlife. Will generally require a moderate level of fitness and the ability to walk for at least an hour.

Photography

Specifically designed tour to teach wildlife photography skills. Best completed with a digital SLR camera. Will generally require a moderate level of fitness and the ability to walk for at least an hour.

Diving

Scuba diving certificate and experience is required, but some tours offer the option of completing your diving certificate whilst on your trip (subject to availability). Participants must be competent swimmers.

Snorkelling

Snorkelling equipment available for hire. Participants must be competent swimmers.

Wellness and Relaxation

Tour designed for rest, relaxation and to focus on wellness. Or, relaxation option available as an add-on to the end of the chosen tour.

Senior Friendly

Suitable for those over the age of 55. Includes short walks on easy terrain (20-30 minutes) easily adaptable to meet participants needs. (We've taken people up to 83 years old so give us a call!)

Family Friendly

The trail conditions are relatively straightforward and not technically difficult. Expect generally low angled slopes with no prolonged steep or exposed sections. A general level of fitness is required and the ability to walk for at least an hour.

Luxury

A high standard of accommodation and travel for entire tour. Or, luxury option available if requested.