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Peaks of the Balkans - Hiking Beyond Borders 915 , 8 Days

Peaks of the Balkans - Hiking Beyond Borders

Spreading over the borders of three countries, The Cursed Mountains is a place of enchanting beauty...
Hiking in the Julian Alps, Slovenia 920 , 8 Days

Hiking in the Julian Alps, Slovenia

Experience Slovenia's captivating Julian Alps on this unforgettable hiking adventure. Traverse from...
Mt.Triglav Ascent - Guided Climbing Tour 1085 , 5 Days

Mt.Triglav Ascent - Guided Climbing Tour

Mount Triglav, towering over Slovenia's Julian Alps, stands as a symbol of natural beauty and...
Mt. Elbrus Climb from North, Russia 1229 , 10 Days

Mt. Elbrus Climb from North, Russia

Elbrus from the north is a route for lovers of the untouched nature. There are no hotels,...
Carpathian Mountains Self Guided Trek,Transylvania (Romania) 730 , 8 Days

Carpathian Mountains Self Guided Trek,Transylvania (Romania)

Explore 4 mountains in 7 days in the magnificent Carpathian Mountains range. Trek through narrow...
Climbing Mt. Ararat, 5165m (Turkey) 860 , 8 Days

Climbing Mt. Ararat, 5165m (Turkey)

Agri Dag, or Mount Ararat as it is known in the West, is the highest mountain in Turkey....
Balaton Cycling Tour 615 , 7 Days

Balaton Cycling Tour

The tour offers a special Hungarian experience; a bike tour around the largest lake in Central...
Trekking in the Pieniny and the Polish Tatra Mountains 730 , 8 Days

Trekking in the Pieniny and the Polish Tatra Mountains

The trip takes place in the Pieniny and the Tatra Mountains. These two massifs have very different...
The Lycian Way in the West 650 , 8 Days

The Lycian Way in the West

Hiking the west coast of Lycia is a journey that will lead you through one of the most beautiful...
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09.07.2024 16:01

Photo Diary: Afghanistan Tour (Kabul, Herat, Bamiyan, Band-e Amir, Mazar-I-Sharif and Other)

In today's article, we will take you on a virtual journey to a misunderstood land where ancient civilizations have left their mark on rugged mountains and sweeping valleys. Afghanistan, a land often overshadowed by conflict, unveils a strikingly different side to those who dare to look beyond the headlines. It's a place of profound beauty and cultural richness, a stark contrast to its war-torn...


27.06.2024 17:45

Everything you need to know about travelling to Afghanistan: Essential travel information (Q&A with our tour leaders and local guides)

Traveling to Afghanistan in 2024 is an adventure like no other. Despite its rocky past and current political situation, more tourists are starting to explore the country, thanks in part to the Taliban's push for tourism. Penguin Travel is leading the way, having successfully organized a few trips in the last year. Must-see spots include the stunning Bamyan Valley, the gorgeous Band-e-Amir...


17.06.2024 11:32

Best Trekking Trips to do in Europe This Fall: From the Lycian Way to Madeira's Marvels

As the leaves start to turn brown and the summer crowds dwindle, Europe transforms into a trekker's paradise. This fall, grab your hiking boots and explore some of the continent's most stunning trails on a self-guided adventure. Here are six must-visit trekking destinations that promise breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and unforgettable experiences. Lycian Way, Turkey The Lycian Way in...


13.06.2024 17:20

Everything you need to know about travelling to Syria in 2024: Essential travel information (Q&A with our tour leaders and local guides)

Syria welcomes you again! For many years, Syria has been in the midst of a civil war, making headlines on a regular basis. However, the country is now slowly returning to a state of peace and tranquility, and some areas are once again open to tourists. In 2022, we resumed our travel programs in Syria and are excited to have the opportunity to showcase all that the country has to offer to...