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World Expeditions

4.9 | Excellent
  • 100% Recommend
Service Level
  • Budget
Type
  • Global Operator
Established
  • 1975
Headquarters
  • Sydney, Australia
Trips
  • 132

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World Expeditions Reviews & Ratings 100% Recommend

4.9 out of 5
Excellent 864 Great 131 Average 3 Disappointing 0 Terrible 0
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Tour Reviews

AW

Recommends

Mustapha was excellent July 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
Would specifically recommend him to anyone planning to go to Morocco.

DA

Recommends

Our journey through Tibet with World Expeditions was awesome June 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
A blend of overland travel and trekking took us from Lhasa to the foothills of Everest. Our guides Bir Singh and Tashi and our support crew were marvelous. They were attentive to our needs and knowledgeable about the local culture, natural history and geography of the region.
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CY

Recommends

Fantastic information provided at the start of our tour when picked up from the airport June 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
Being so well informed gave us great comfort in all aspects of our tour.

JP

Recommends

A stunning trip with fantastic scenery and the friendliest people I have been lucky to meet May 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
The guide Juan Carlos was extremely knowledgeable and showed us a huge variety of wildlife, fruits and vegetation. The bikes and rafts were excellent quality and I even enjoyed the rain!

RM

Recommends

Ridouane was excellent May 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
He was very attentive to our needs, anticipated any problems and always put our well-being and enjoyment first. He explained his culture clearly and answered our questions thoughtfully. His briefings each night made us feel well informed and involved. We particularly appreciated his humorous rapport with us and the cook. Ridouane was very professional, empathetic and good company. We really enjoyed our Moroccan adventure and Ridouane was a very big part of it.
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JH

Recommends

Absolutely loved the trek , no complaints st all May 2019

5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
It surpassed all my expectations.

Stride Review

Founded in 1975, World Expeditions offers unique adventure travel itineraries around the world. They have a strong commitment to responsible travel and helping local communities.

What Makes World Expeditions Stand Out?

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They have a strong emphasis on, and commitment to, sustainable travel and responsible tourism. They have several ways they focus on maintaining as small a carbon footprint as possible, including contributing to local communities through their award winning “Community Project Travel Program.”

Those wanting to participate in this program will spend four to five days of their tour helping make a difference by volunteering in various ways to improve the lives of those living in remote and poor communities.

They also have a local employment policy, and high standards of training ensuring that employees and guides greet travelers with unparalleled enthusiasm and experience.

Who Will Enjoy Traveling With World Expeditions?

Those wanting to support a sustainable and responsible travel style will enjoy a trip with World Expeditions. The average age on a World Expeditions tour is between 40-65, primarily women, groups of friends, couples, and solo travelers.

A large portion of their tours have an element of “roughing it”. If you’re looking for a luxurious experience this probably won’t be it, but the itineraries are creative and all inclusive, with high quality ground services - designed for adventurous travelers who have high expectations.

If you are new to outdoor travel, or looking for something less hard core and more experiential - World Expeditions has many options to choose from covering a wide range of physical levels and activities. And if you’re an experienced trekker looking for a challenge, they offer this as well!

Top Destinations

They offer more than 500 adventure-focused itineraries around the world. For their community efforts they focus on remote areas and small local villages.

Trekking in Nepal with World Expeditions

World Expeditions offers more than 500 adventure-focused itineraries to all continents. They began as a Himalayan Trekking company and it is still their most popular destination, claiming the largest collection of itineraries in the Himalayas, exclusive campsites, and unmatched sustainable initiatives.

In their own words “adventure travel is about pushing personal boundaries and taking on challenges. It’s constantly evolving. New trips, new destinations, new ways of experiencing destinations are all a part of what World Expeditions is all about.”

World Expeditions Travel Style

All of their group departures are fully supported with an expertly trained local group leader and a team of staff including a driver, cook, kitchen staff and porters to carry all the gear. Their commitment to responsible and community driven travel means plenty of local people are given meaningful employment.

Private transportation is used on their trips, and quality accommodations are carefully chosen for their ambience, heritage, and location. The pace of itineraries varies greatly, and the World Expeditions team can help travelers choose the best option according to their needs.

Why Choose a Tour with World Expeditions?

From small group active adventures to expeditions to cycling and walking tours to cultural journeys, World Expeditions prove you can be a responsible traveler wherever you go.

Trips with World Expeditions are all inclusive and represent exceptional value - with no hidden extras. They avoid having local payments and what they don’t include provides the flexibility to enjoy more of the local flavors. A ‘no single supplement’ policy is another example of their commitment to offering great value-for-money travel.

Dolomites with World Expeditions

One of their core values is to “attract people who have high expectations of their travel experiences.” Travelers with World Expeditions are treated to full meal service on their trekking adventures, as part of the trip price. This includes access to a full time cook and kitchen assistant who prepare creative menus and carefully manage the hygiene standard.

Whether it’s an exploratory expedition with a world class guide or experiencing a destination differently, World Expeditions is always looking for innovative ways for our clients to experience a destination.

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From World Expeditions

Taking the Paths Less Travelled Since 1975

Since its inception in 1975, World Expeditions has earned an outstanding reputation as an innovator and world leader in quality, small group adventure holidays. Responsible travel at our core, we always believed that it is not only where but also how you travel that truly creates an experience of a lifetime. Over the past decades World Expeditions has been operating authentic and innovative adventure holidays with a genuine focus on the paths less travelled. We are the pioneers in designing groundbreaking itineraries and many say our trips start where others end. As a leader in responsible travel, we offer big adventures with a small environmental footprint. While safety is core to how we operate, we’re also focused on the fun factor and suitably challenging you to reach that great sensation of personal achievement while enjoying the camaraderie of like-minded travellers.

Awards:

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Trips & Specials

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12 days
Small Group Tour
Basic - 2 star
Physical :
From: $ 1,590

Highlights

  • Savour uninterrupted views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges
  • Enjoy a fully supported camping based trek with hearty meals
  • Search for Asiatic Rhino and Bengal Tiger in Chitwan National Park
  • Explore the famous Hindu shrines and Buddhist stupas of Kathmandu
  • Experience a breathtaking mountain flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara
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17 days
Small Group Tour
Basic - 2 star
Physical :
From: $ 2,360

Highlights

  • Savour magnificent mountain views across to Mustang and Western Tibet
  • Cross the high pass of Thorong La (5416m)
  • Explore timeless and sacred villages, such as Muktinath
  • Feast your eyes on Manaslu (8156m), the world's 7th highest mountain
  • Enjoy a fully supported camping based trek with hearty meals prepared daily
  • Experience a Himalayan mountain flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Jomsom
  • Explore Kathmandu
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27 days
Small Group Tour
Basic - 2 star
Physical :
From: $ 7,699

Highlights

  • Challenge yourself on one of the greatest treks of the Himalaya
  • Cross 11 high passes as you trek to the isolated region of Lunana
  • Absorb magnificent mountain views
  • Share your trekking experience with an outstanding team of local guides and support staff
  • Explore Paro and surrounds including the impressive Takstang Monastery (Tiger's Nest)
  • Enjoy a fully supported trek, including comfortable sleeping and dining tents and hot showers
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12 days
Small Group Tour
Basic - 2 star
Physical :
From: $ 1,999

Highlights

  • Take in a panoramic view of Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Nuptse, Everest and surrounding peaks
  • Discover Thyangboche monastery – the spiritual heart of the Khumbu region
  • Experience the thriving Sherpa mountain village of Namche Bazaar
  • Learn about Sir Edmund Hillary's “Schoolhouse In the Clouds” and the famed Khunde hospital
  • Dine in the company of your fellow trekkers with three hearty meals a day prepared by our outstanding cooks
  • Immerse yourself in Nepali life as you trek through Sherpa homelands
  • Experience a spectacular Himalayan mountain flight from Ramechap to Lukla
  • Immerse yourself in Kathmandu
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