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.
Here are just some of the reasons why you should choose Kandoo Adventures for your next trip of a lifetime. All our team in the UK and across the globe is working hard to ensure you have an unforgettable adventure.
We set up and operate all our overseas operations directly, so we know everything you need to know about each destination in a way that is only possible when you run everything yourselves.
Of course, taking on a challenging adventure should not mean compromising your safety. You can be confident you are always in safe hands with Kandoo Adventures. We are experts in all our activities, know all the areas in which we operate intimately and know how to ensure you enjoy your adventure safely using the best guides, equipment and operating procedures.
As part of one of the most important and largest industries on the planet we take our responsibility seriously and ‘go the extra mile’ to ensure our presence in every country in which we operate is entirely positive.
Central to how we operate is that we care for our crew, care for the local environment and care for the communities in which we operate.
And where we are really different is that we operate our own expeditions to make sure you have an amazing experience. We hand pick and train all our guides and ensure that every aspect of your trip operates to the highest standard. Where we use partners they are of the highest standard, reflect our values, ethics and joy of travel.
The end result of all the effort our team puts in, to get trips just right, is that we consistently get great reviews. You can see what customers say about us opposite and by following the links to Trustpilot, Facebook, TripAdvisor and Youtube.