Trip Planning

On these pages you can find background information about the countries where we run adventure tours – a list of destinations that’s as eclectic as the trips themselves! They’re the places we know and love best, and that are home to enough local secrets and off- the-beaten-track marvels to suit us and our guests.

Select the country you would like to find out more about:





Peru FAQs

Find answers to our most commonly asked questions.

Peru cultural tours

Our Peru cultural tours revolve around these unique festivals. Learn more about Quyllur Rit’i, Paucartambo and Inti Raymi here.

Flights to Peru

Useful information about getting to and from your trip to Peru.

Altitude and acclimatisation

Altitude is a consideration at Machu Picchu, Cusco, and Lake Titicaca - learn all about it here

Jungle Trail or Inca Trail?

The Inca Trail hike to Machu Picchu is world famous and hugely popular. However, it’s not the only active and adventurous way to get to Machu Picchu.

Why small group tours are better

Small groups work better for our style of trip, and personal contact and connections are the foundation of our philosophy.

Planning a trip to Peru with kids?

Your best family vacation ever starts here! There is no better destination for a family adventure than Peru!

Which of our Peru adventures suits you?

Our trip categories are there to help you choose the right trip for you!

About our adventure tours of Peru

As adventure tour people, we can’t help but love Peru to extremes; it offers diversity of adventure travel experience like nowhere else.

Tipping in Myanmar

It's important to get this right - here's the lowdown.

Visas for Myanmar

To enter Myanmar, you must have a passport that is valid for at least six months after your departure from Myanmar.

When to visit Myanmar

Myanmar is close to the equator and therefore has a tropical monsoon climate.

Communications in Myanmar

How communications will work while you’re travelling in Myanmar.

Safety and ethical issues

Is Myanmar safe for tourists? Is it wrong to visit?

Myanmar or Burma?

Why does this country seem to have two names, and what does our choice about which to use say about us?

Language

It’s helpful to be able to speak a little for ordering in restaurants and getting around… and the locals are patient and friendly - it’s worth giving it a go!

Medications and vaccinations

Find out what you need to do to take care of your health in Myanmar.

Money in Myanmar

Everything you need to know about currency, cash, and cards for your trip to Myanmar.

Flights to Myanmar

Flying to and from Myanmar is easy!

Flights to Vanuatu

Useful information about getting to and from Vanuatu.