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Walking Holidays Spain - Best Routes for Hiking in Spain

19-02-2021

You may know Spain from the beaches, the Rioja, and the bullfights, but did you know that Spain is actually a true mountain country? That's right, the Pyrenees, Sierra Nevada, the Canary Islands, the Balearic Islands all have some of the be...

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Walking Holidays Europe - 15 Routes for the Best Hiking in Europe

28-01-2021

Hiking in Europa. Whether you prefer walking in the rain or the sun on your shoulders, you can do anything when looking for walking holidays in Europe. Your ultimate goal may be the Everest Base Camp Trek or climbing Kilimanjaro, but then y...

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Walking Holidays Italy - The 3 Best Routes in the Dolomites

08-01-2021

Walking holidays to Italy? Although the wonders of nature in Italy are well known, it is only when you head into the mountains and walk along the dazzling coastline that you realise how bella this country really is. The coast is fantastic o...

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Walking Holidays Switzerland - Our 3 Favourite Routes

18-12-2020

Grüezi! Walking holidazs to Switzerland? The Alps don't get much better than in Switzerland. Don't let the French, the Italians, the Germans and the Austrians hear about it, but it is clear that Switzerland may be the best destination...

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Walking Holidays Austria - The 5 Best Hiking Routes

03-12-2020

Walking holidays in Austria are the absolute pinnacle if you like hiking. There is really nothing that Austria does not have. Multi-day hut hikes, Via Ferrata's or relaxing day hikes on the Alpine meadows; there is a suitable hiking holiday...

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The Dingle Way, Ireland - map, accommodation, walking route, and more!

17-11-2020

Walking the Dingle Way. The Dingle Way is an enchanting trek in the Dingle Peninsula, in Ireland. This is a rare slice of Ireland where Gaelige (Gaelic) is still spoken, century-old crofts huddle below the mountains, and where you can find...

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The Great Glen Way - Map, Baggage Transfer, Accommodation, and more!

09-11-2020

The Great Glen Way is a long-distance route that starts in Fort William and ends in Inverness, and follows the major natural faultline of the Great Glen which divides Scotland from coast to coast. This extraordinary trail is 79 mile/127 km...

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West Highland Way: map, route in 5 days, baggage transfer, and more!

23-10-2020

The West Highland Way is Scotland's most popular long-distance walking trail, quite possibly because it runs through some of the most iconic landscapes of the Scottish Highlands. The route is 96 miles long, which is equivalent to 154 kilome...

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Adlerweg - All You Need to Know About the Eagle Walk in Tyrol, Austria

23-10-2020

The Eagle Walk, known in German as the Adlerweg, is one of the most famous treks in Tyrol, Austria. If seen from above, the Adlerweg map resembles the silhouette of an eagle hovering in the air with its wings spread wide open, therefore its...

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Via Alpina 1 in Switzerland - Bärentrek

08-10-2020

The Via Alpina 1, also known as the Swiss Alpine Pass Route, is the section of the Via Alpina that goes through the Swiss Alps. The Via Alpina is, actually, a network of five long-distance hiking trails across the  alpine  regions...

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Peter Habeler Runde Trek - Hiking Holidays in Austria

24-09-2020

Hiking Holidays in Austria. Are you looking to completing the famous Peter Habeler Trek? Also known as the Peter Habeler Runde, this trek is a circular route that starts and ends in Vals, a mountaineering village with 537 inhabitants in Tyr...

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Kesch Trek in Graubünden - Your hut-to-hut tour!

18-09-2020

Hidden in the heart of the canton of the Grisons, or Graubünden, the Kesch Trek is one of the most popular hiking holidays in Switzerland. This 4-day trek guides its visitors through breathtaking mountain landscapes, including wide val...

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Salzburger Almenweg - Trekking in Salzburgerland

10-09-2020

The Salzburger Almenweg is one of the most popular treks in Austria. This relaxed trek takes you "von Alm zu Alm", which means that you trek from one alpine pasture to the next. The Salzburger Almenweg is a 350-kilometer long trial divided...

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Alta via 2 in the Dolomites: Map, via Ferrata, Itinerary, and More!

28-08-2020

Trekking the Alta Via 2 in the Dolomites. There are several trekking routes in the Dolomites and the Alta Vias are by far the most popular treks. There are 6 Alta Vias in the Dolomites and the Alta Via 1 and 2 are the most renowned ones. Is...

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GR20 in Corsica - Route, Stages, Map and More!

13-07-2020

The GR20, also known as fra li Monti is a GR footpath that crosses the Mediterranean island of Corsica running approximately from north to south. The whole trail is about 180 km long with 12,000 m of elevation gain. Although it takes about...

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Huayna Potosi Climb - All You Need to Know

29-06-2020

The Huayna Potosi Climb is the most popular climb in Bolivia and one of the busiest trails on the cordillera Real mountain range. This impressive massif has been conquered by basically all its faces. The first ones to reach the top were 2 G...

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K2 Base Camp Trek in Pakistan - All You Need To Know

22-06-2020

The K2 Base Camp Trek is the best multi-day trek the Karakoram Mountains in Pakistan you can find. If you are thinking of doing the trek to K2 Base Camp, you probably have read about the Everest Base Camp Trek as well. Is it the same? No. I...

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Alta Via 1 - Map, Difficulty, and Route on the Italian Dolomites

19-06-2020

The Alta Via 1, also known as the Dolomite High Route 1, is one of Italy's most famous trekking trails. The Dolomites are a series of individual, self-contained, pale-colored, limestone rock formations. The Famous Alta Via 1 is the easiest...

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Tour du Mont Blanc - Map, Cost, Difficulty, and All You Need to Know

09-06-2020

The Tour du Mont Blanc is one of the most famous trekking adventures available in Europe. When talking about mountain trekking, most people think about trekking in Nepal or climbing higher peaks like Mount Kilimanjaro. However, there are op...

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Hiking in France - 10 Best Hiking Trails in France

05-06-2020

Hiking in France is one of the best ways to get to know this wonderful country! Of course, we all know that France is famous because of the Eiffel Tower, its art museums and great wine. However, France is more than just visiting the famous...

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Hiking in Croatia - Three best Walking Holidays in Croatia

05-06-2020

Croatia is found at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe, on the coast of the Adriatic Sea. Because of its varied climate and geography, the country has one of the richest biodiversity in Europe. From the Dinaric Alps in the south...

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Hiking in England - Discover the best hikes!

05-06-2020

There are currently more than 700 so-called multi-day hiking trails in the United Kingdom, of which the vast majority can be found in England.  Some long distance walks are well marked, offer luggage transport and have plenty of accomm...

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Hiking in Wales - Discover the best walks of the North And South

05-06-2020

Wales has about 3 million residents and together with England, Ireland and Scotland, it forms the United Kingdom. Along the entire coastline, there is a hiking trail of more than 1000 KM! But there are also several other long-distance walks...

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Hiking in Scotland - Discover the best long distance walks

28-05-2020

Scotland is a hikers' paradise! But which hiking trails in Scotland are the best and how should you include them in your itinerary? This blog is a guide to some of the best long distance walks in Scotland. Everything you need to know about...

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Hiking in Ireland & Northern Ireland - Discover the best walks!

28-05-2020

For such a small island, Ireland is a unique place when it comes to hiking. And yes, we are talking about both Ireland and Northern Ireland here. A walking holiday to Ireland and Northern Ireland is therefore a must-go for every hiking enth...

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Walking el Camino de Santiago de Compostela - Routes, Costs, and Maps

27-05-2020

El Camino de Santiago, also known as The Way of Saint James in English, is one of the oldest pilgrimage routes in the world. Dive deep in the Mediterranean culture and walk through vineyards, dine in little bistros and meet like-minded pilg...

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Where to Stay in Cusco Before and After your Trek to Machu Picchu

16-04-2020

Once you got the tickets to Peru and you have already decided which trek you are going to choose to reach Machu Picchu, the next step is to find a place to stay in Cusco. It doesn't matter if you choose the classic of classics, the Inca Tra...

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Mera Peak Trek in Nepal - Climbing Your First Six-Thousander

08-04-2020

Mera Peak Trekking is something unique. Mera Peak in Nepal is considered a trekking peak and this means that you can technically reach this peak on foot. Okay, it's not a walk in the park, but it's not really mountaineering either. Neverthe...

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Island Peak Nepal - Everything about Island Peak Climbing

08-04-2020

Do you want to include an Island Peak ascent in your plans for trekking in Nepal? Good idea. Island Peak (Imja Tse) is a six-thousander with a summit that is relatively easy to climb, and due to the numerous trekking opportunities in the im...

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Gokyo Ri Trek and Gokyo Lakes Trekking - Hiking in Nepal

07-04-2020

Do you want to climb Gokyo Ri and do the Gokyo Trek? This jewel of a trek will take you to the Gokyo Lakes and Gokyo Valley, away from the crowds on their way to Everest Base Camp, in Sagarmatha National Park. The Gokyo Ri Trek in Nepal was...

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Langtang Trek Nepal - Trekking in Langtang National Park

02-04-2020

The Langtang Trek offers the opportunity to experience an authentic trekking adventure in Nepal, not far from Kathmandu. In about 8 days you can experience the best of what the Himalaya has to offer. Some say that the Langtang National Park...

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Hiking in Austria - Hut to Hut Hiking Holiday

01-04-2020

Hiking in Austria. A hiking holiday in Austria is a great way to relax and enjoy nature. In Austria, there is a wide range of hiking tours of three, four, five, or more days. Almost every federal state like Salzburg and Tyrol has hut tours...

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Machu Picchu Hike - Tours, Weather, Holidays and Machu Pichu Mountain

30-03-2020

Ready for your Machu Picchu hike? Yes, you can do Machu Picchu tours without having to do the Inca Trail. The Lost City of the Incas is a dream destination for many, and a trip to Peru is not complete without a visit. Preparing Machu Picchu...

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Climbing Mount Kenya - Expert Tips from a Guide

16-03-2020

Climbing Mount Kenya is something else. Yes, of course, you should climb Kilimanjaro but when you are looking for a more interesting piece of rock in Africa, you will sooner or later come across Mount Kenya. Mount Kenya offers outdoor enthu...

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Terms and Conditions Bookatrekking.com

13-03-2020

When making a booking or simply using the platform, it is important that you familiarize yourself with the terms and conditions (T&Cs) of Bookatrekking.com. You can find our full terms and conditions below. In generalBookatrekking....

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Mount Meru Climb (Tanzania) - Tips for Kili's Little Brother

12-03-2020

You are looking to do your Mount Meru Climb? It doesn't matter whether you are climbing Mount Meru in preparation for big brother Kilimanjaro or you just want to tick the 5th highest peak of Africa of your list. Mount Meru in Tanzania is ma...

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Mount Elbrus Climb 2021 - Tips from Vitaliy Lazo

05-03-2020

You are looking to do your Mount Elbrus Climb? If you are looking to do the Seven Summits or want to climb the Roof of Europe, then you have will have to go to the Russian Caucasus. Climbing Mount Elbrus is not a walk in the park but with t...

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Kota Kinabalu - All You Need to Know before Climbing Mount Kinabalu

28-02-2020

Kota Kinabalu is the highest peak in Borneo, an island in south-east Asia, shared by 3 countries: Malaysia, Brunei, and Indonesia. Mount Kinabalu is situated in Sabah, on the Malaysian side of the Island, and is the highest mountain in Mala...

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Walking Holidays in Crete - All you need to know about hiking in Crete

17-02-2020

Walking Holidays in Crete are the best way to enjoy the beauty of this stunning island. Crete is Greece's biggest island and is located in the Mediterranean Sea, just below the Balkan Peninsula. Go hiking and trekking in Crete and discover...

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Climbing Mount Olympus - All you need to know

12-02-2020

Climbing Mount Olympus is one of the most exciting hiking adventures in Greece. Mount Olympus is the highest peak in Greece and one of the highest peaks in Europe. Its summit, Mytikas, rises up to 2,917 meters above sea level. This stunning...

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Trekking in the Julian Alps & Climbing Mount Triglav

30-01-2020

The Julian Alps is a destination for those who love trekking as much as we do. Slovenia is a fascinating country situated between central and south-eastern Europe. For those who don't know, over half of the country is covered by forest and...

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Walking Holidays and Hiking in Greece

30-01-2020

Hiking in Greece. Greece is located on the southern tip of the Balkan Peninsula, and it encompasses not only the mainland but also plenty of islands in the Mediterranean Sea. Famous for its mythology, philosophy, literature, and political s...

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Torres del Paine W Trek - Map, Refugios, Itinerary and More!

11-12-2019

The W Trek in Torres del Paine is by far the most famous trek in Patagonia. The W stands for the shape of the route if you look at it from a bird’s eye perspective. There are many options if you want to conquer this massif. Although t...

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Upper Mustang Trek 2020/2021 - Ultimate Guide

21-11-2019

The Upper Mustang Trek is all about exploring the hidden world of the ancient Buddhist kingdom of Mustang. It can’t get much more remote. Due to its inaccessibility, Mustang has long been protected from mass tourism and is now known a...

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Mardi Himal Trek - Ultimate Guide To A Hidden Gem

19-11-2019

The Mardi Himal Trek is one of the hidden gems when it comes to trekking in the Annapurna Region. Where most people would do the trek to Annapurna Base Camp, you have the opportunity to go around the corner of the map and get off the beaten...

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek 2021/2022 - Your Annapurna Sanctuary Trek

18-11-2019

The legendary Annapurna Base Camp Trek is also known as the Annapurna Sanctuary Trek. Go along and trek through the Himalaya to the base camp of Annapurna I, the legendary Nepalese mountain with a height of 8091m. Next to Annapurna, the ent...

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Manaslu Circuit Trek 2021/2022 - Everything You Should Know

18-11-2019

On the Manaslu Circuit Trek in Nepal, you can forget about the traditional Annapurna Routes and escape the masses. This trekking offers fantastic views of the best the Annapurna area. See snow-capped mountains, high glacier lakes and spot t...

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Trekking and Hiking in Montenegro - All You Need to Know

14-11-2019

Montenegro is a coastal country in Southeast Europe, on the Adriatic Sea, and is one of the many countries that make up the Balkan Peninsula. This small but fascinating country has some of Europe's most rugged terrain, with peaks higher tha...

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Trekking and Hiking in Albania - All You Need to Know

13-11-2019

Hiking in Albania. This small country in south-east Europe is one of the many countries located within the Balkan Peninsula. Albania possesses a remarkable diversity, with landscapes ranging from the snow-capped mountains in the Albanian Al...

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Poon Hill Trek - How To Do The Perfect Short Trek in Nepal

12-11-2019

The Poon Hill Trek is your first choice when you are visiting in Nepal and you will be doing what you should be doing in Nepal: Trekking. What so cool about the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is that this is truly a trek that can be done by almos...

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Lares Trek Peru - The Best Alternative - Trail, Altitude, Map and more

28-10-2019

You want to do the Lares Trek in Peru. Why else would you be here? You’ve done all the research about the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu. You’ve found out the permit situation is real or you just know that the Lares Trek is better...

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Hiking & Trekking in Georgia 2021

28-10-2019

Hiking in Georgia. There are not many places in the world where you can find such a rich combination of nature, culture, and history. If you go trekking in Georgia, you will find yourself on some of the most unspoiled hiking trails of Europ...

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Trekking in Patagonia 2021 – Argentina & Chile

27-09-2019

If Patagonia is not one your trekking bucket list, you may have missed the pictures of turquoise lakes, snow-powdered peaks, and the most dramatic glaciers. Indeed, when talking about trekking in Patagonia, we are not referring to a famous...

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Annapurna Circuit Trek Nepal – Itinerary, Map, Cost and More

09-08-2019

The Annapurna Circuit Trek is one of the most legendary trekking routes in the world and although some of the route is tarred these days, it still attracts thousands of trekking enthusiasts every year. In terms of numbers, it is the third m...

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Inca Trail Machu Picchu – Price & Cost, Permits and Alternatives

31-05-2019

Looking to do an Inca Trail booking for the next season? Permits for the Inca Trail sell out like hotcakes and if you want to reach Machu Picchu, you better start planning your travels to Peru. Continue reading and find out about the best s...

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Salkantay Trek Peru – Trail, Salkantay Pass, Map and more

29-05-2019

The Salkantay Trek is for the purists, for those who know that there is more than the Classic Inca Trail or the Short Inca Trail. If you are going Salkantay trekking then you know that the Incas created more beautiful trails and there are m...

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Mount Rinjani Trek 2021/2022 – Your Options

23-05-2019

Mount Rinjani trek. Unlike late 2018 and early 2019, it is possible to go trekking on Mount Rinjani again. And guess what, from April 2020 you are able to hike all the way up to the summit. Slowly by slowly all the trails to the summit of G...

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Climbing Mount Toubkal – 10 Tips to Summit

21-05-2019

Sore knees, a smile, the view from the top. As trekking experts we visited our partners in Morocco and there we couldn't let a climb of the highest mountain of North Africa go by. Here are our best tips for climbing Mount Toubkal!   T...

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Trekking in Nepal - Get your Trekking Holidays in Nepal sorted!

17-05-2019

Want to go trekking in Nepal? Namaste! A world of high peaks, endless routes and plenty of trekking options is awaiting you. This blog post will provide you with plenty of information and guidelines for your trekking and walking holiday in...

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Trekking in the Atlas Mountains in Morocco

12-04-2019

Are you thinking of trekking in Morocco? Well, why wouldn’t you? Morocco is a varied and rich country. This country is famous for its culture, its people, its food, and most important to us: its geography. From the Atlas mountains to the...

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Short Mount Everest Region Treks – 5 to 10 Days Trekking

28-03-2019

Finally, you can make your dreams come through and set off to the Everest Region in Nepal to do some proper trekking in the Himalayas. What a great opportunity to go to Everest Base Camp and beyond. Yes, it is, but you just found out that m...

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Climbing Kilimanjaro 2021/2022 - All You Need To Know

28-03-2019

Thinking about climbing Kilimanjaro? The Kili bug has bitten you and here you find yourself researching your Kilimanjaro climb whenever you have a moment. We know exactly how it feels. It’s a yearning for the Roof of Africa. An unstop...

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Inspirational Hiking & Trekking Quotes to Keep Going

22-03-2019

We don't need a lot of inspiration to venture out into the mountains for our next trekking expedition but sometimes we do need an inspirational quote to keep us going. The mountains have attracted people ever since there were cavemen and ma...

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How to Get to Cusco for the Inca Trail

22-03-2019

If you are looking to go trekking in Peru or if you want to tackle the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu you are bound to end up in Cusco, the Peruvian center of trekking. From Cusco, you don’t only have access to doing the Classic Inca Trai...

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Everest Base Camp Trek 2021 - How To Do This Trekking Right

20-03-2019

If you want to do the Everest Base Camp Trek  in Nepal right, you do it in 12 days. With a rest day in Namche Bazaar and an acclimatization hike to Chhukung Valley, you are most likely to beat the symptoms of altitude mountain sickness...

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Where to Stay in Marrakech – Before & After Toubkal

20-03-2019

If you are looking to climb Mount Toubkal, your starting base will likely be the bustling city of Marrakech. Your tickets are booked, your beach holiday on the coast is taken care of and you have broken in your hiking boots. All you are loo...

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Where To Stay in Moshi – Before & After Kilimanjaro

13-03-2019

You are ready to climb Kilimanjaro. You have chosen your climbing route, you have booked your flights, you have done your homework with regards to the climate zones on the mountain and have packed accordingly and, finally, you are bringing...

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Sapa Trekking - Tips about your trek in Sapa Vietnam!

07-03-2019

Sapa Trekking? A visit to Vietnam is not complete without a stop in the beautiful Sapa (Sa Pa) district of the Lao Cai Province. Sapa is home to the 3,143 meters high Mount Fansipan, dubbed the roof of Indochina, and the valleys invite you...

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These 5 Inca Trail Alternatives are Secretly Better

19-02-2019

The Classic Inca Trail and the Royal Inca Trail both like to play hard to get. It doesn’t matter how soon you make up your mind and book one these two beautiful treks, you are always prone to missing out on the last permits. You don&r...

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Climbing Kilimanjaro with Bookatrekking.com

07-01-2019

Climbing Kilimanjaro. It was an idea that Remco Kuilman and his father had and carried out in June 2018. They left for Tanzania and reached Uhuru Peak via the fantastic Lemosho Route, the highest point of Mount Kilimanjaro, the Roof of Afri...

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Where to Stay in Kathmandu – Before and After your Trekking

18-12-2018

When planning your trekking in Nepal, whether it be the Annapurna or the Everest Region, you are likely to touch ground in Kathmandu first and last. Whether you seek comfort or the most affordable option, in Kathmandu you can always fi...

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How Much Does Climbing Kilimanjaro Cost?

11-12-2018

Climbing Kilimanjaro is the experience of a lifetime that tops bucket lists of people from all over the world. So here you are: You are thinking of climbing Kilimanjaro and you wondering about the price tag of it all. Let’s break the...

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Mount Kilimanjaro Park Fees 2021/2022

11-12-2018

Why is climbing Kilimanjaro so expensive? If you ended up here after reading our blog post about the cost of climbing Kilimanjaro, then you know that most of the price tag of your Kilimanjaro ascent goes straight to the compulsory fees of K...

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Permits for Inca Trail 2021 – How and what if?

04-12-2018

Imagine a few thousand people queueing up on the Inca Trail. Every little natural obstacle becomes a traffic jam, the whole trail is littered and there is zero space for personal hygiene. Got it? That sums up the situation on the Inca...

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Kilimanjaro Tipping Ceremony – How Much Should I Tip Porters?

27-11-2018

You are researching options for climbing Kilimanjaro and every now and then you read something about tipping porters. You are surprised. Why is it expected to tip porters? You are paying a large sum for your flights, you expect to pay a fai...

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How to Get to Torres del Paine in Patagonia

20-11-2018

You want to do the W-Trek or the O-Trek in Torres del Paine National Park, but the whole transport situation seems a bit overwhelming. Is it though? We get a lot of similar questions about flights, buses, and catamarans and therefore decide...

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Our Favourite Songs for Trekking and Hiking

13-11-2018

You can just listen to the sounds of nature while trekking or hiking, but there may be a moment that you could do with some extra motivation. A song that helps you to move your legs as you are on your way to let’s say the top of Kilimanja...

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Top 8 Health Benefits of Trekking and Hiking

09-11-2018

Being in the mountains tagging remote peaks while carrying a backpack filled with all the basics you need. It sounds like a great experience but is there more to it other than enjoying beautiful views and snapping great photos? Of course! G...

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6-Year-Old Youngest to Summit Kilimanjaro

08-11-2018

You are never too young to dream big. So why not climb Mount Kilimanjaro? Coaltan Tanner, a 6-year-old young man from Albuquerque New Mexico took this statement to the extreme when he summited Mount Kilimanjaro last September. In the proces...

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Getting Fit for Trekking in Patagonia

26-10-2018

How do you get fit for trekking adventures in Patagonia? It is a question we and our operators often get. You have done your research, watched some videos and seen tons of photos, but that still doesn’t give you an idea of the intensity o...

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The Ultimate Patagonia Trekking Packing List

26-10-2018

The Ultimate Patagonia Trekking Packing List What to bring while trekking in Patagonia? If you have ever been exposed to the elements while out in the mountains, then you know that the right gear and equipment is essential. When you want t...

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Kilimanjaro Routes and Map - Best Climbing Routes

24-09-2018

Kilimanjaro Routes and Map. 50,000 people are climbing Kilimanjaro every year, making the mountain popular than Mount Everest and Mount McKinley. There are quite a few routes up Kilimanjaro. At Bookatrekking.com you can book the most popula...

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Rongai Itinerary and Route Map

24-09-2018

Do you want to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in the rainy season? Choose the Rongai Route. The north side of Kili sees less rainfall and is, therefore, the first choice outside peak season. Do you want to enjoy the Kilimanjaro in relative peace?...

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Northern Circuit Itinerary and Route Map

24-09-2018

The Northern Circuit Route is one of the best routes on the Kilimanjaro. It is highly praised by operators, guides and hikers for its ideal conditions and high success rate. The Northern Circuit Route, the Northern Circuit, is the longest r...

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Marangu Route Itinerary and Map

24-09-2018

Is the Marangu Route sponsored by that famous soft drink brand? No. It is the nickname for the Kilimanjaro route that is also known as the Tourist Route. This is not because there are no tourists on the other routes, but because the route i...

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Machame Route – How To Climb Kilimanjaro

24-09-2018

The Machame Route on Kilimanjaro is the chosen route for more than half of the people who want to make their way up to Uhuru Peak, the Roof of Africa. Good on them, because the Machame Route is indeed one of the better ones compared to othe...

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Lemosho Route – How To Climb Kilimanjaro

24-09-2018

The Lemosho Route is our favourite Kilimanjaro climbing route and that makes writing this blog post an absolute joy. Why wouldn’t the Lemosho be our favourite route? It is most definitely the most scenic and diverse one, it has one of...

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Getting Fit for Trekking in Nepal

09-08-2018

How do you get fit for trekking adventures in Nepal? It is a question we and our operators often get. You have done your research, watched some videos and seen tons of photos, but that still doesn’t give you an idea of the intensity o...

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Best Time to Climb Kilimanjaro

06-08-2018

The best time to climb Kilimanjaro? You want to climb Kilimanjaro and you are wondering when would be the best time to do so. Let’s start with the good news: You can basically climb Kilimanjaro all year round. And the other news? It&r...

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Climate Zones of Kilimanjaro

06-08-2018

Climbing to Uhuru Peak, the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro is a fantastic experience. The landscape and the temperatures are as diverse as the cultures you come across on the African continent. When trekking, you cover about 5.000 meters of al...

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Kilimanjaro Preparation - Flights, Training, Kit List and Insurance

06-08-2018

You are finally climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Whether you have already booked your Kilimanjaro climb, or you are still looking: There will come a time that you have to think about what to bring to the world’s tallest freestanding mounta...

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Trekkers stuck on Mount Rinjani after Earthquake

30-07-2018

Mount Rinjani, a volcano on the Indonesian island Lombok, was hit by an earthquake last Sunday. At least 14 people were killed on the island. Hundreds of people were injured and many buildings were damaged. The earthquake had a magnitude of...

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Useful Swahili Phrases for Kilimanjaro

25-07-2018

Jambo! Whether you have already booked your trekking or not, you are probably building up your excitement by reading all sorts of things about your upcoming adventure to Kilimanjaro. Language is one of the things that can initially keep us...

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Prevent Altitude Sickness while Trekking in Nepal

25-07-2018

Altitude sickness, mountain sickness or AMS. You don’t want to experience it while trekking in Nepal. For years you have dreamt of your upcoming adventure to Everest Base Camp, Annapurna, the Dolpo region or the Manaslu Circuit. It do...

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Best Time for Trekking in Nepal - Weather and seasons explained.

25-07-2018

The best time for trekking in Nepal? In the Himalayas, the mountains dictate the weather. Forecasts are hard to make when giants like Mount Everest, Manaslu, Lhotse, and Annapurna are in the way of changing weather patterns. Regardless of t...

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The Ultimate Nepal Trekking Packing List

25-07-2018

The Ultimate Nepal Trekking Packing List What to bring while trekking in the Nepal Himalayas? If you have ever been exposed to the elements while out in the mountains, then you know that the right gear and equipment is essential. When you...

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Staying in Tea Houses while Trekking in Nepal.

25-07-2018

You are preparing yourself for your trekking adventure in Nepal, and you keep seeing tea houses being mentioned. From your Annapurna or Everest itinerary, you understand that you will be spending the night in these tea houses. Do they only...

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