Posts tagged day trip
Cape Kidnappers Walking Track: Visit a Gannet Bird Colony

Are you looking for a rewarding hike which combines amazing fauna and flora? What about Cape Kidnappers Walking Track in Hawke's Bay near Napier, a hike which will take you through beautiful scenery to a large gannet bird colony? Read our travel guide on Cape Kidnappers, which includes tips on when to go, what to pack, where to stay and much more.

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Avalanche Peak Track: The Best One-Day Hike in Arthur's Pass

One of the most challenging, but also one of the most rewarding hikes we've done in New Zealand was Avalanche Peak Track in Arthur's Pass on South Island. Read our hiking guide including tips on where to find the trailhead, where to stay, what to pack, what route to choose, what are the weather conditions, and information on how difficult is the trek, and how fit you have to be.

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Hiking in Tierra del Fuego National Park

Did you make it that far south? Congratulations. Ushuaia is the world's southernmost city, and except for enjoying this fact, there are plenty of things to do. Our favorite activity in Ushuaia was hiking in Tierra del Fuego National Park. Read more in our guide including tips on the best hikes in Tierra del Fuego National Park, information on how to get to the park, where to stay and what to pack.

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Mount Cook Village: Best Things to Do in Aoraki National Park

Trip to Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park is a must for everyone traveling in New Zealand. The country's top destination is home to New Zealand's highest mountain, but you can find here many hiking trails, glaciers or glacial lakes which are out of this world. Base yourself in Mount Cook Village, and get inspired by the best things to do in the national park.

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A Guide to Visiting the Blue Mountains: One Day-Trip from Sydney

A one-day trip from Sydney to the Blue Mountains is a must-do activity for everyone traveling in Australia. The Blue Mountains are the perfect place for hiking, rock climbing, or simply soaking up the views. If you plan on visiting the Blue Mountains, read our travel guide including tips on the best things to do, up-to-date information on how to get to the mountains from Sydney, how much things cost, where to stay and what to pack.

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Catarata de Gocta: Hiking to the Most Impressive Waterfall in Peru

Catarata de Gocta is one of the highest waterfalls in the world, but interestingly, it was not discovered until 2002. Read our travel guide on how to get to Gocta Waterfall from Chachapoyas, how to hike to either Upper or Lower Falls, whether it is better to travel independently or with a tour, tips on where to stay and what to pack.

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5 Best One-Day Trips and Hikes from Huaraz

If you plan on hiking in Peru, then you should not skip Huaraz, often nicknamed Peruvian hiking capital. High in the mountains, this city is a great place where to acclimatize and prepare for one-day or multi-day treks the region has aplenty. Here is the list of our five favorite one-day trips and hikes from Huaraz you can't miss.

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Laguna de Los Tres Hike: The Most Iconic Trek in Patagonia

Laguna de Los Tres is one of the most iconic hikes in Patagonia, and the best trek you can do from El Chalten in Argentina. This hike is also known as Fitz Roy Trek because the path will lead you through spectacular scenery to the classic viewpoint of Mount Fitz Roy towering above the lake. Read our guide on how to hike Laguna de Los Tres trek, where to find the trailhead, how difficult is the hike, where to stay, and what to pack.

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Mirador Las Torres: The Most Famous Day Hike in Torres del Paine

Are you planning on hiking in Chilean Patagonia, in Torres del Paine National Park? You cannot miss the most iconic one-day hike to Mirador Las Torres. Our travel guide provides you with tips on how to get to the park, what to pack, where to stay, and how to hike to the characteristic Towers to get the perfect photo.

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Grey Glacier: Incredible Day Hike in Torres del Paine

A one-day hike to Grey Glacier was challenging but also our favorite trek in Torres del Paine, an amazingly picturesque national park in Chile's Patagonia. Read our travel guide on how to get to the hike's trailhead from Puerto Natales, where to stay, what to pack and tips on how to best enjoy the hike to Grey Glacier without trekking the multi-day W Trek.

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The Ultimate Guide to Cusco: Explore the Ancient Incan Capital

Our comprehensive guide to Cusco, the former Incan Empire includes information every traveler needs to know before visiting the famous Peruvian city, a gateway to Machu Picchu. Read tips on the best things to see and do in Cusco, tips on the best one-day and multi-day trips from Cusco, safety tips, advice on where to stay, what to pack, when to visit, how to get to Cusco and much more.

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Pisac Ruins and Pisac Market: A Day Trip from Cusco

Less than an hour from Cusco, when you enter Sacred Valley, lies the town of Pisac famous for the market and Pisac Ruins towering atop the hill. Read our guide on how to explore the Inca ruins, how to get from Cusco to Pisac, if it's better to travel independently or with a tour, how much things cost, and tips on how to best enjoy this popular one day trip Cusco.

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Humantay Lake Hike: The Perfect One-Day Trip from Cusco

Hiking to Humantay Lake is undoubtedly one of the best one-day trips you can do from Cusco, Peru. Read our guide on how to get to Laguna Humantay (with a tour or independently), how to deal with the altitude, what to pack and where to stay, so your the only task will be trekking the moderately-difficult hike and enjoying the incredible scenery.

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