We understand life can sometimes get in the way of adventure! We want you to be able to book your holiday with confidence, knowing that if something unexpected comes up you have the flexibility to change your plans without penalty. We have therefore introduced 3 new customer pledges to our booking conditions: 1. Cooling-off period

Decided on trekking to Annapurna Base Camp? That’s great! But before you go it’s worth checking the detail of your itinerary, as not all itineraries to ABC are the same. Most itineraries spend between 7 and 13 days trekking up and down to ABC, all of which might be suitable for certain groups at certain

We are pleased to announce that we have teamed up with the Torres del Paine Legacy Fund as our environmental project partner in Patagonia. We have 3 awesome Patagonia itineraries, all of which visit the incredible Torres del Paine National Park. The park is home to some of Patagonia’s best scenery and biodiversity, but with

So you’ve decided on Nepal as your next trekking destination? We don’t blame you! Nepal is a Mecca for trekkers and mountaineers alike, many of whom make several pilgrimages to explore the endless vistas and challenges the highest mountains on Earth offer. Nestled in between China and India, Nepal rivals either of its giant neighbours

Soon after we launched The Grand Adventure Company, we took the decision to join the 1% for the Planet Movement. This is our acknowledgement that despite the measures we take to minimise our impact on the environment, the nature of recreational travel still creates a footprint. And that if we are still to enjoy these

We are excited to announce that The Grand Adventure Company has taken the Travelers Against Plastic Pledge. As a company, we are committed to plastic reduction and have posted before about steps you can take to reduce your single-use plastic when travelling, but we have now formalised this with the TAP pledge. Travellers Against Plastic

Thinking of trekking the Inca Trail next year? Get your first choice of dates by securing your Inca Trail permit as soon as they are issued. 2018 Inca Trail permits go on sale on 15th October 2017, with peak season dates selling out fast. Our team in Peru is on hand and ready to collect

End of year Adventures With Autumn fast approaching now is a great time to be thinking ahead to end of year adventures. If you want to get away from the wintery weather then we have a selection of trekking itineraries around the world that will fit the bill. Click the picture above for our ‘When to

We are excited to announce The Grand Adventure Company have joined the global  1% for the Planet movement. As a proud member of 1% for the Planet, we will donate 1% of our annual sales to help protect the environment. 1% for the Planet certifies our giving. About 1% For the Planet 1% for the

Plastic pollution is a huge problem around the world, even more so in developing destinations that lack sufficient recycling programmes or waste disposal facilities. From the moment you step through customs, it seems everyone is out to dump more unnecessary single-use plastic on you, from packaged aeroplane food to unnervingly tiny water bottles in hotels. Single-use