Hiking & Trekking Trips
If you’re an adventurer who loves being out in nature, a hiking and trekking tour should be next on your list. You can expect great wildlife photography opportunities and the chance to travel with a group of like-minded individuals who love the great outdoors. Among the most popular destinations for vacations include Europe (the Alps), Asia (the Himalayas) and Africa (Kilimanjaro).See all hiking and trekking tours
Private Hiking Tours
Did you know that mountains cover 25% of the Earth's surface? It's no wonder we have a burning desire to explore them.
Whether you want to trek Canada's snow-capped peaks, hear tales of legends in the Scottish Highlands, or go for gold at Nepal's biggest and best, private hiking tours offer an experience like no other.
Choose from huts and tents, take your own time, set your own pace, arrange a porter, plan transfers...the possibilities are endless on your very own private hiking tour.
Hiking and trekking holiday packages areas
Search for your next hiking and trekking tour by area, including specific mountains.
Hiking and trekking places by continent
Search for your next backpacking tour by continent.
AfricaSee all 533 tours
- East Africa(394)
- West Africa(107)
- North Africa(102)
- Middle East(47)
- Kenya and Tanzania(21)
- Southern Africa(17)
- South Africa(11)
- Cape Verde(5)
AsiaSee all 1,534 tours
- Far East(110)
- South East Asia(86)
- Central Asia(18)
- 5 stans(18)
- Sri Lanka(13)
- China and Nepal(9)
Australia/OceaniaSee all 82 tours
EuropeSee all 884 tours
- Western Europe(636)
- Central Europe(202)
- UK and Great Britain(134)
- Eastern Europe(58)
- Nordic / Scandinavia(48)
- Austria and Germany(34)
- France and Switzerland(19)
- France and Italy(12)
- France, Italy and Switzerland(12)
- Albania and Montenegro(9)
- England and Scotland(8)
- France and Spain(8)
- Germany and Italy(6)
- Italy and Switzerland(6)
- Austria and Italy(5)
Latin AmericaSee all 501 tours
- South America(467)
- Argentina and Chile(36)
- Central America(29)
- Bolivia and Peru(22)
- Costa Rica(18)
- Ecuador and Peru(18)
- Argentina and Peru(9)
- Argentina and Brazil(6)
North AmericaSee all 102 tours
Hiking and trekking difficulty grades
Use our difficulty grading system to understand which hiking and trekking tour matches your abilities.
At this level, experience is not necessary and anyone in good health who can manage walking long, flat distances can handle this grade. Typically hikes and treks graded as easy are short in duration and do not reach high altitudes.See easy tours
Moderate treks will reach slightly higher altitudes with more difficult days included. Expect longer days of walking and stronger inclines throughout the trek. Climbers should be healthy, reasonably fit and exercising regularly.See moderate tours
An excellent level of physical and mental stamina will be required. Expect to travel through mostly uninhabited areas where supplies will be hard or impossible to acquire. Only the most experienced trekkers should take on these climbs.See extreme tours
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