Tanzania Safari

The three day safari in Tanzania was wonderful in its own way and restful for the Kilimanjaro climbers. We saw many animals, birds and different landscapes. The tour leader was very obliging and I am sure he went to extra trouble for us the lodge accommodation was really very, very good.

Helen Gough | Melbourne, Victoria

Dolomites Hut to Hut

The Dolomites were named after Deodat de Dolomieu, a French geologist who discovered an unusual carbonate rock with foreign properties in 1789. "Dolomite" became the name of both the mineral as well as the mountain range in which he found it. Long known as a paradise for rock climbers, the Dolomites are a great destination for fit hikers as well. The soaring limestone spires of the Dolomites make a stunning backdrop to pretty villages, mountain meadows and a highly developed trail system. Summer is the season to explore these trails, when nature shows itself in full splendour. To fully experience the region a close-knit and varied network of paths are used to traverse the forests, rock faces, rivers, and lakes of the 'Monti Pallidi', or Pale Mountains. The rifugios are atmospheric and cosy with dining rooms serving delicious typical Italian and Tyrolean local cuisine. A guided climb on one day using the Via Ferrate is available for an additional supplement.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Cortina, meet with our representative for a briefing and distribution of maps
DAY 2 Hike around the soaring Tre Cime di Lavaredo peaks (4hrs)
DAY 3 Take in the incredible views of endless jagged peaks en route to Rifugio Vallandro (5-6hrs)
DAY 4 Traverse around Croda Rossa (6hrs)
DAY 5 A challenging hike along the "Alta Via N.1" to Rifugio Lavarella (2060m) (5-6hrs)
DAY 6 Hike through valleys then via Lagazuoi Lake to Rifugio Lagazuoi (6-7hrs)
DAY 7 Continue on the Alta Via and transfer by bus to Cortina (5hrs)
DAY 8 Trip concludes Cortina

traveller reviews

A fantastic introduction to the Dolomites.
Great itinerary and well briefed on arrival.

E Hall Devon Hills, TAS

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Trip Code: DOL
Trip Grading: Moderate to Challenging
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Inn to Inn Walking
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price: £895.00 GBP

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H high season supplement £130

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