You may think that Earths great mountain ranges are too far away or too extreme for you. The fact is, you don't need to be sponsored by Red Bull to experience the Himalaya, the Alps or the Andes. At Kandoo we specialise in high altitude treks and climbs and we have trips suitable for all levels of ability in every corner of the globe. Why not try something you never thought you could?
Mountains - they have this incredibly powerful effect on human beings and it seems to increase in line with the altitude. Descending from the summit of a 1000m peak in England, you can experience a rush of euphoria, as if the fresh mountain breeze and open views have activated part of your brain that was dormant before you walked up there. When you walk amidst the 8000m peaks of Nepal this feeling is intensified, the soaring summits glistening with ice and tumbling glaciers leave you feeling giddy, dumbstruck, even emotional. So what stops people from using this legal high? You might be worried about the affects of altitude, your personal fitness or visiting a developing country with dicey driving standards. At Kandoo Adventures we specialise in taking any weekend walker to new heights of adventure. Our trips are designed with plenty of time for your body to adjust to the altitude, there is no pressure to go fast, if anything, we will pressure you to go slower. We can take you on a gentle walk to the ruins of Machu Picchu or guide you to a 6000m summit. Our experienced local teams are always there to support you, whether you are negotiating a chaotic market place or a narrow summit ridge.
Try taking a step further...you might find it leads to another and another...
Top 3 destinations
Check out our top 3 mountain destinations. In Tanzania you can mix the highest freestanding mountain in the world with spectacular wildlife viewing. Peru combines big mountains with ancient history and Nepal, well, just look at the pictures.
With so many destinations around the world, we have the right mountain adventure for everyone. Check out the Musandam Peninsula in Oman if you want mountains mixed with sunshine, warm water and dolphins. Those in search of stunning scenery at low altitude should look to Norway or Patagonia. If you are looking for your first high altitude summit climb, Morocco and the High Atlas range are a great introduction.
Our local mountain agencies
At Kandoo Adventures we have our own team of staff in every destination that we travel to. Operating your trip ourselves from start to finish means that we can guarantee the highest standards of guiding, safety and organisation. Click the links below to learn more about our local operation each country.
Your trip of a lifetime is so important to get right. All of our team in the UK and globally works hard to ensure you have an unforgettable adventure. With over 15 years of experience, Kandoo Adventures is dedicated to responsible travel and your safety, whilst delivering exceptional service.
We know our destinations in a way that is only possible when we run everything ourselves. In addition, our expert travel consultant team will take time to get to know you, your experience and your aspirations. This combined expertise allows us to select the best adventure trip for you.
Taking on a challenging adventure should not mean compromising on safety. We are experts in all our activities and know all the areas in which we operate intimately. We know how to ensure people enjoy their adventure safely using the best guides, equipment and operating procedures.
At each destination, we have a dedicated employed team of people living in the local community. We provide them with good working conditions, and we ensure they grow with us personally and professionally. We are also developing local and sustainable actions where possible.
Quality customer service
We constantly aim to provide service that exceeds our customers expectations every step of the way. This could mean a friendly face waiting at the airport, comfortable hotel accommodation or high-quality technical gear for our all our clients.