Ready, steady, trek!

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Ready, steady, trek!

From Lima to Amman, Guadalupe, Costa Rica and Corsica, discover 5 exceptional treks across the world to start the new season on the good foot.

What better way to clear your body and mind than a lengthy trek out in the open? Within a group or by yourself, explore new dazzling land and discover overwhelming landscapes while climbing and trekking.

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Inca trail from Lima, Peru

As one of the most renowned treks in South America, the Inca trail is a must-do while in Peru. The promise of a 4-day 43-kilometer trek to reach the mythical Machu Picchu is also an invitation through lost cities, valleys drenched in mist and numerous stone paths. This spectacular journey will have a lasting impact on both body and mind!

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Jordan and its mythical sites

 Pilgrims and trade caravans of yesteryear used it. Nowadays, the “trail of kings” has become a tradition for trekkers. The trail makes a link between several major sites, all so fascinating. From the archaeological richness of Petra to the flamboyant Wadi Rum desert, through Dana booking and Nabatean trails, you will be plunged into the heart of this beautiful country, between red sandy dunes and dazzling cliffs.

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Climb up Guadalupe's “Old Lady”

 1,467-metre high, La Soufrière volcano, burning heart of the island, offers an overwhelming vista onto the Caribbees. Still active, this one-hundred-thousand-year old volcano is kept under constant surveillance. You will be able to trek with confidence during the 4-5 hours of climbing up and down. Alone or accompanied by a guide who will show you the depths and entrails of the earth, you will discover a volcanic scenery as well as luxurious vegetation amidst a tropical forest. At the peak, a dizzying 360° view of Guadalupe and its islands awaits you.

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Cerro Chirripó trail in Costa Rica

With an elevation of 3,820 metres and at the heart of the Cordillera de Talamanca, the Cerro Chirripó mountain dominates the national park of the same name that spreads onto more than 50,000 acres. Impressive animal species can be witnessed along the trail, gradually leaving room for more rocky vistas. Climbers must persevere for several days in order to admire the fantastic panorama giving onto the Pacific Ocean, the Caribbean Sea, glacial lakes and Los Crestones, as well as volcanoes of the main mountain chain like Irazú, Poás and Turrialba.

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On your way to GR20 in Upper Corsica

If you are a trek and trail aficionado, the GR20 is the major attraction on the Isle of Beauty. From Vizzavona to Asco, walk your way through elevated passes, along numerous glacial lakes and witness the infamous Cirque de solitude. This genuine trail has a strong appeal for it crosses Corsica over 200 kilometres, North-West to South-East. The numerous landscapes that are to be enjoyed along the way are the richness of the island.