The Best Places to Travel for Adventure

Nick Dauk

Senior Travel Writer

Adrenaline fiends will love these high-energy adventure travel tours bookable with Culture Trip.

Thrill-seeking vagabonds need not look far to find adventure on any continent. Rush to the game reserves in South Africa and be ready to roar with the lions. Chart a course for the Galápagos and marvel at the rich biodiversity that you’ll find nowhere else. Make an entire Portuguese archipelago your volcanic playground. Whatever gets your adrenaline pumping, you’ll find it on these adventurous small-group trips.

Scenic View Of Pedreira Village In Nordeste Region On Sao Miguel Island, Azores, Portugal.

Atlantic Azores

This six-day caper on the westernmost isles of Europe is just about as adventurous as travel gets. You’ll hike, bike and kayak your way through the mesmerising landscapes of this unique volcanic archipelago, from crater lakes to verdant forestry and mineral-rich hot springs. Abseil across waterfalls and go canyoning down mountain streams in the rich subtropical forest of Ribeira dos Caldeirões. You can also opt to for some whale and dolphin watching on an optional marine safari – the surrounding waters are home to blue whales, the largest animals on the planet.

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Next available from 23rd Jun 2024

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Trip highlights and details

STARTS AT

Ponta Delgada, Portugal

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ENDS AT

Ponta Delgada, Portugal

DURATION

6

GROUP SIZE

8

PHYSICAL RATING

Moderate

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STYLE

Discovery

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Louis Rabinowitz contributed to this article.

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