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Stoke your wanderlust with our bucket of themes and trip ideas.
Shakti Sikkim Village WalkVillage walks are at the heart of any Shakti Experience, enabling you to enjoy the villages and rural life in remote mountain regions. Accompanied by local porters and guides, you step out of the modern world, walking between villages that are remote, and staying in traditional village houses, which Shakti has spruced up to provide proper comfort without compromising their authenticity.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek | NepalThe Annapurna Base Camp trek is one of the most popular treks in the Annapurna region. The trail goes alongside terraced rice paddies, lush rhododendron forests and high altitude landscapes with the Annapurna Range in view most of the times. An 11-day trek, from Nayapul, up north up to Ghorepani and the famous viewpoint at Poon Hill, then eastward to Chomrong and then north again entering the Modi Kola Valley which leads up to the Base Camp.
Tiji Festival 2018; May 04-22, 2018 | Upper Mustang, NepalA visit to the annual Tiji Festival, the biggest festival in Upper Mustang, is a special experience. This is a chance to look back in time and see mud-walled villages much as they were for centuries. This is also a chance to meet the welcoming people of Mustang, learn a little of their culture and explore some of the most stunning desert landscapes on earth.
Northeast Vietnam AdventureMixing drives through the spectacular scenery of Caobang with visits to hill tribe markets, small villages, and historic sites, you will get a taste of the region's unique culture. This tour through Vietnam's northeast gives intrepid travelers an unparalleled opportunity to discover a hidden corner of the country.
Chinese & Tibetan Buddhism in SichuanEmbark on a spiritual journey into China's Buddhist heart. In Sichuan province, explore the history & temples of Chengdu before taking a trip to Leshan, where the huge, 71m tall Giant Buddha overlooks the Min River. Following an encounter with local pandas, guests then head up into sacred mountains where ancient towns and monasteries are nestled among the hills, grasslands, valleys and glaciers.
Everest Base Camp Trek | NepalThe EBC Trek is high on the bucket list for many trekkers. The trail weaves along the foot of many Himalayan giants and the views of Mt Everest and many other 7000/8000 meter peaks are just unforgettable. Above Namche Bazaar the trail enters a stunning high-altitude landscape. The walk to Everest Base Camp (5364m) from Gorakhshep should not be missed. The trail leads over Khumbu Glacier & Nuptse (7861 m) is so close you can almost touch it.
Iceland – Across The WildernessWith a specially adapted 4x4 mountain coach, you will travel off-the-beaten track through the uninhabited and deserted highlands of Iceland, highlighted by the multi-coloured mountains of the Landmannalaugar Nature reserve and the barren black sands of Sprengisandur. When combined with other major attractions such as Geysir geothermal area, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, and Dettifoss waterfall, this tour is sure to conquer the hearts of all first-time visitors, as well as those that have been here before!
Festive Mandalay; Oct 03-07, 2018Visit Kyauk Se in Mandalay and join the locals in celebrating 'Swun Daw Gyi Pwe' or the 'Food Offering Festival' at one of the city's most festive times during the year. Explore the former capital with a visit to its most revered pagodas, Shwenandaw Monastery and Mandalay Hill to enjoy magnificent views across the city. Festival trip dates, ex-Singapore, are from Oct 03-07, 2018.