Top Ten Must Do Trips
Top 10 Bucket List Trip
1. Climb Kilimanjaro
This dormant volcanic mountain in Tanzania is the highest free-standing mountain in Africa. Mt. Kilimanjaro has six incredible trekking routes - that will suit every level of hiker. A hike up Mt. Kilimanjaro is a must for any visitor to Africa.
2. Galapagos Cruise
The Galapagos Islands were first discovered in 1535, but made famous by Charles Darwin in 1835 when he did his scientific research on 'natural selection' on the island. Today, this World Heritage Site by UNESCO fascinates those who visit in ways so inexplicable that many could easily argue there isn't a place like it on earth.
3. Migration Safari East Africa
The great annual migration safari in East Africa you will see millions of Zebra, wildebeest, antelope and other wildlife on this tour. If you only want to do one safari in your life, this should be the one!
4. Everest Base Camp
The Everest Base Camp comprises two base camps, each on opposite sides of Mount Everest. Trekking Mount Everest can be very daunting for some trekkers, but if you are into adventure and adrenaline sports then this is a must.
5. Trans Siberian Railway Journey
The Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest and one of the most famous train journeys in the world. This epic journey crosses one-third of the world and it takes you through the heart of Russia through Mongolia to China. This long journey is a dream of a lifetime and should be on everyone’s bucket list
6. Inca Trail Peru
The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is the most popular and renowned treks in South America. Hiram Bingham discovered Machu Picchu in 1911 and since then it has become a must hike for any visitor to Peru. Today, the Inca Trail receives over 75,000 visitors a year
7. Visit Bhutan
The Kingdom of Bhutan is a landlocked country located at the eastern end of the Himalayas in Asia. The Bhutanese pride themselves on a sustainable approach to tourism and this has led to the country being one of the up and coming countries to visit.
8. Botswana – Okavango Delta
The Okavango Delta is a freshwater wetland that lies at the heart of Botswana’s arid Kalahari. Each year approximately 11 cubic kilometres of water spreads over the 6,000-15,000 km² area. All the water reaching the Delta ultimately evaporates, as it doesn’t flow into any sea or ocean. The breathtaking sight has made the Okavango Delta one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa.
9.Antarctic or Arctic Expedition Cruise
The Antarctica and the Arctic offer a very different cruise experience and it’s difficult to choose between which one is better. Both will deliver plenty of wildlife and amazing landscapes that make these regions of the world very special.
10. Golden Triangle India
The magical Golden Triangle in India is one of the country’s most popular tourist circuits. The tour includes Delhi, Agra ( the Taj Mahal), and Jaipur, which are all iconic destinations and a must if you are planning a trip to India.
For more information on the above destinations or to book a tour, please contact one of our Adventure Specialists at North South Travel today