Nepal - Community Project Travel

From beginning to the end the trip was fantastic. We had two wonderful guides with completely different strengths. Both leaders were very professional and caring. The trek was magnificent. It was well worth climbing to see the wonderful views once we reached Namche Bazaar. Our guides were wonderful. They did a great job of looking out for us on the trek and a fantastic job of looking after us in camp. The food was amazing. The porters were also really friendly and helpful and deserve medals for lugging all our gear around.


The local villagers at Jumbesi made us feel really welcome and put on a special dinner at the monastery. We were overwhelmed with the welcome they gave us and also the thank you. We had a great bunch of other trekkers on the trip and we were all matched up well with our room mates. We were very lucky with the weather and had day after day of awe inspiring views. There is not one bad thing that I can say about the trip. The trip was a life changing experience and I would love to do it all again. I would like to thank everyone involved. And I hope that one day I get to travel again with World Expeditions.

K. Venables | New Zealand
 
 

Austrian Lakes Walk

The UNESCO World Heritage listed Salzkammergut alpine region of Austria encompasses 76 crystal clear lakes, the Dachstein Glacier, lush summer meadows and impressive rock faces up to 3000 vertical metres high. During this inspiring walk around the lakes, there is ample time to appreciate the natural beauty of the region and the alpine villages of wooden chalets decorated with colourful window boxes while at night you will enjoy the warm hospitality of your hosts. Staying in pensions and small hotels, you can relax and enjoy the satisfying cuisine typical of the region. There will be opportunities to sight fauna including ibex, chamois and marmot along with numerous butterfly species which are endemic to this alpine environment.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Bad Ischl, welcome briefing
DAY 2 Walk to Russbach, Schwarzensee, Eisenau and on to Unterach on Attersee Lake (7hrs)
DAY 3 Walk between Attersee and Mondsee and on to Abersee (7hrs)
DAY 4 Boat trip on Lake Wolfgangsee and walk to Strobl (3hrs) or circular walk in the Postalm Alpine pasture (8hrs)
DAY 5 Walk Postalm hiking trail to Bad Goisern (8hrs)
DAY 6 Walk to Hallstatt (3hrs)
DAY 7 Walk to Bad Aussee (5hrs)
DAY 8 Walk to Bad Ischl (7hrs), trip concludes

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Trip Code: WIA
Trip Grading: Moderate to Challenging
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Inn to Inn Walking
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Single Supplement £ 80
4 star upgrade hotel supplement £ 220
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H high season surcharge £29

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