Sherpa Everest

The Sherpa Everest trip that I was on was just excellent. The Aussies , the leaders, cook, sherpas and porters were the best. I just wish we could have had one more beautiful day in Namche so we could have gone to the Everest Hotel. One of the days we walked through 7-8 inches of snow and unfortunately we did not see the mountains. That was a day to remember. The next day it was unbelievably clear in Namche but we had to start our return towards Lukla. All in all, it was great trip.

I was amazed how well I did on the Sherpa Everest trip and I believe the Aussies and the leader were amazed too. I believe it was the way the sherpas lead us up the hills. A nice slow and steady pace along with staying in Namche for two days. Keep up the good work.

Evan Klofach | USA
 
 

Assisi to Orvieto

Visiting Umbria, one of Italy's smallest regions, is an exhilarating experience with its breathtaking countryside vistas. Walk from ancient Assisi, the birthplace of St Francis, through rolling countryside and quaint hilltop towns where world-famous handmade ceramics are produced. Imposing monasteries and castles mark the landscape of this region. Visit the old city of Perugia with its impressive architecture and Roman sites. Explore Spello and follow the ancient route of Via Romea to Città della Pieve, a red-brick town on the border with Tuscany. The trail concludes in Orvieto where car access into the city is prohibited in order to preserve the fragile rocky plateau on which it stands. Evenings are spent in a combination of comfortable hotels and agriturismos specially chosen for their local flavour and classic cuisine.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Assisi and explore this medieval city
DAY 2 Walk to Spello and return by train to Assisi (6hrs)
DAY 3 Train to nearby town of Perugia, walk via Lake Trasimeno to Panicale (5hrs)
DAY 4 Explore Panicale and surrounding countryside (3.5hrs)
DAY 5 Walk the Via Romea to Città della Pieve (5.5hrs)
DAY 6 Transfer by vehicle and train to Orvieto, explore the town
DAY 7 Trip concludes

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Trip Code: UAO
Trip Grading: Introductory to Moderate
Duration:  7 days
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