Myths and Mountains offers 27 trips/accommodations

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Escape to the Amazonas River

Escape to the Amazonas River

Manaus Airport, Brazil for 9 Days • from $3,740* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered Year-round: Board either the M/V Dorinha or the M/V Tucano for an unforgettable expedition voyage into the Amazon rainforest. Beginning in Manaus, you´ll travel with your renowned naturalist guides up the Rio Negro visiting places that have… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Trekking the Monasteries of Tibet

Trekking the Monasteries of Tibet

Beijing Airport, China for 16 Days • from $3,495* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered July, September: Your journey begins where Buddhism began in Tibet - the Tsetang region, east of Lhasa. Explore one of the oldest Nyingma-pa monasteries, Samye - a model of the Buddhist universe, and the meditation caves that served… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Walking in the Sacred Footsteps of the Incas: The Inca Trail Trek

Walking in the Sacred Footsteps of the Incas: The Inca Trail Trek

Lima Airport, Lima, Peru for 10 Days • from $2,995* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered Year-round: This in-depth visit to Cusco’s lively streets and the Sacred Valley culminates with a four-day trek through marvelous cloud forest on the Royal Inca Highway leading to Machu Picchu. Your camp gear is carried by porters… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Festivals, Families, and Nature

Festivals, Families, and Nature

Paro Airport, Paro, Bhutan for 12 Days • from $4,195* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered October: Experience Bhutan and its people by meeting families, seeing a variety of festivals, staying in small hotels and sampling regional foods. Travel routes in Bhutan may be somewhat limited, but what you do in the country… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

The Hidden World of Laos

The Hidden World of Laos

Bangkok Airport Bangkok Thailand for 13 Days • from $2,895* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered February, October: Travel Laos from Chiang Rai by boat to the World Heritage City of Luang Prabang, up to Vientiane, and then on to the south and the very tip of the country. Along the way, you can… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

The Untraveled Northeast: People, Nature, and Archeology

The Untraveled Northeast: People, Nature, and Archeology

Bangkok Airport Bangkok Thailand for 11 Days • from $2,495* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered February, November: Far less frequently visited than the hill tribe areas of the northwest, Esaan, or Northeast Thailand, has a beauty all of its own and rice fields that stretch for miles. This special trip blends visits to… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

A Buddhist Legacy

A Buddhist Legacy

Chengdu Airport, China for 11 Days • from $2,795* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered June, August: A boat across the Yarlung Tsampo River, Tibet’s first monasteries, snow-covered Himalayas, monks debating religious fine points, walking with pilgrims, sunrise prayers at Lhasa’s Jokhang … a never-to-be-forgotten journey to a unique destination! Samye, Shigaste and… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 6 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Galapagos By Ship & Shore

Galapagos By Ship & Shore

Airport, Ecuador near Quito, Ecuador for 10 Days • from $3,995* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered Year-round: Short on time but still looking for a relaxing way to explore the Galapagos? Sail aboard one of our preferred yachts for an adventure-filled four-day cruise to some of the archipelago’s most famous ecological hotspots.Then settle… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Read Nepal: Mountains, Monkeys & Books

Read Nepal: Mountains, Monkeys & Books

Kathmandu airport, Nepal for 11 Days • from $2,995* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered October: If you really want to see what a library means to a small village and what you are doing for Nepal, come travel with READ Global staff to see some special villages – Tukche and Jomsom… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Kalapatar & Everest Base Camp

Kalapatar & Everest Base Camp

Kathmandu airport, Nepal for 18 Days • from $2,695* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered May, October: Everest should always be seen with “right vision,” with elegance, not arrogance. Flanked by such peaks as Cho Oyu, Nuptse, Lhotse and other sky-touching mountains, Chomolungma, or “Mother Goddess of the World” as she is called… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Portrait of a Country

Portrait of a Country

Kathmandu airport, Nepal for 13 Days • from $3,295* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered February, November: Enjoy the many faces of Nepal without trekking. Beginning in the Valley, you will meet the pilgrims at the vibrant Buddhist and Hindu temples, sit down with a Living Goddess, and visit the palaces of Kathmandu,… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 6 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Upper Dolpa, Crystal Mountain & Shey Gompa

Upper Dolpa, Crystal Mountain & Shey Gompa

Kathmandu airport, Nepal for 26 Days • from $6,995* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered June: From Shey, in 1954, David Snellgrove, the noted scholar and Tibetologist, undertook a seven-month trek that led him up over the high mountain passes into Dolpo and out across Mustang into the Kathmandu Valley. Although most… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Around Annapurna

Around Annapurna

Kathmandu airport, Nepal for 19 Days • from $2,495* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered March, October: This trek travels around the entire Annapurna massif, visiting the Tibet- like country on the northern slopes of the Himalaya and the dramatic Kali Gandaki Gorge. Much of the trek is through lowland country, but there… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Mountains and Monasteries: A Solu Explorer

Mountains and Monasteries: A Solu Explorer

Kathmandu airport, Nepal for 13 Days • from $2,550* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered April, November: The Solu area of Nepal boasts beautiful views of Everest, Shorung Yu La, Kanteiga, other snow-capped mountains; some of Nepal’s most interesting monasteries; friendly Sherpas; and trekking routes with few tourists. Beginning in Phaplu, with views… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Rapa Nui: Moais, Warriors & Beaches of Easter Island

Rapa Nui: Moais, Warriors & Beaches of Easter Island

Santiago Airport, Santiago, Chile for 7 Days • from $2,195* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered Year-round: Five hours from Santiago, Chile by plane and 180 square kilometers in size, Easter Island (Rapa Nui) is one of the most remote and mysterious archeological sites in the world.It inspires some very big questions: how… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Tribal People of Myanmar

Tribal People of Myanmar

Yangon International Airport, Burma for 19 Days • from $4,995* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered January, October: Travel not only to classic Myanmar - Bagan, Inle, Yangon, Mandalay - but to the hill tribe villages around them, villages that are not part of the typical tourist route, and that are engaging in their… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 6 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Rajasthan: Shekavati Mansions, Jaisalmer Deserts & Castles in the Hills

Rajasthan: Shekavati Mansions, Jaisalmer Deserts & Castles in the Hills

Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, Delhi for 17 Days • from $4,995* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered February, September: Rajasthan is a tapestry of colors, legends, people, music, and dance. It is a mosaic of landscapes, each distinct in its beauty. Often when we think of Rajasthan, our vision is of Rajput warriors, forts and… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Ladakh: Festivals, Monasteries, People & Waters

Ladakh: Festivals, Monasteries, People & Waters

Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, Delhi for 14 Days • from $3,395* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered July: A mountainous area, surrounded by high hills of brown talus and snowy mountains, it is a spectacularly beautiful place to visit. Ladakh lies to the northwest at altitudes of between 10,000 and 20,000 feet.Beginning in Delhi,… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Unexplored Gujarat: Crafts, Wildlife, and Archeology

Unexplored Gujarat: Crafts, Wildlife, and Archeology

Mumbai Airport, Mumbai, Maharashtra for 16 Days • from $5,495* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered December: Usually off the tourist routes, Gujarat boasts remnants of an Indus Valley civilization dating back some say more than 8,000 years, 2,000-year-old remnants of the Buddhist emperor Ashoka, the first British commercial outpost in India, and… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Classic India: Culture, Architecture & People

Classic India: Culture, Architecture & People

International Airport Authority of India, Delhi for 15 Days • from $7,595* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered March, November: India is a country with many cultural and architectural treasures – the Taj Mahal, the caves of Ajanta and Ellora, the Hindu temples of Khajuraho, Varanasi, South Asia’s richest collection of prehistoric paintings, the Buddhist temples… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Classic Galapagos: Cruising Darwin’s Enchanted Islands

Classic Galapagos: Cruising Darwin’s Enchanted Islands

Airport, Ecuador near Quito, Ecuador for 11 Days • from $2,400* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered Year-round: Our Classic Galapagos has it all - Quito's best boutique hotel, a private city tour, all airport transfers, Quito/Galapagos airfare, and of course, a Galapagos wildlife cruise with top-notch naturalist guides.While other tour companies may offer… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Classic China: Beijing, Xian, Pingyao, Guilin and Shanghai

Classic China: Beijing, Xian, Pingyao, Guilin and Shanghai

Beijing Airport, China for 13 Days • from $5,395* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered March, October: China’s trains are a door to the culture and scenery of this fascinatingly diverse country. This journey is an opportunity to experience the historical legacy of China’s great cities and towns.Beginning in Beijing with the Forbidden… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

China's Silk Road: Mummies, Deserts, Caves, & Markets

China's Silk Road: Mummies, Deserts, Caves, & Markets

Beijing Airport, China for 17 Days • from $5,395* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered May, September: Imagine departing Xian in a camel caravan laden with silk, spices, incense and gems for the far-away Mediterranean. Your path will not take you all the way to Italy, but only to the border with the… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Southern China: Confucius to the Hakkas

Southern China: Confucius to the Hakkas

Beijing Airport, China for 18 Days • from $6,695* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered March, November: Join an extraordinary guides on this truly unique view of Southeastern China, its people, holiest mountains, and its history. Beijing, Shandong Province, Qufu, and Shanghai are all part of this trip.Visit the birthplace of Confucius, and… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Guizhou - Textiles and Festivals of the Miao and Dong

Guizhou - Textiles and Festivals of the Miao and Dong

Airport Road, Guiyang, Guizhou, China for 10 Days • from $3,095* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered April, November: Enjoy the Sister’s Meal Festival (Valentine’s Day for the Miao) in April and the famous Lusheng Festival in November amid a kaleidoscope of colorful local ethnic groups. Wonder at the incredible artistry and detail of the… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Amankora Journey

Amankora Journey

Paro Airport, Paro, Bhutan for 9 Days • from $8,395* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered Year-round: A “kora” in Buddhist terminology, is the pilgrim circle around a monastery or holy place. Aman Resorts offers you the opportunity to circumnavigate a beautiful section of the tiny Buddhist Kingdom of Bhutan, nestled high in… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Spaaah! Ecuador: Sacred Waterfalls, Hot Springs & Spa Relaxation

Spaaah! Ecuador: Sacred Waterfalls, Hot Springs & Spa Relaxation

Airport, Ecuador near Quito, Ecuador for 9 Days • from $3,995* per person

Operator: Myths and Mountains

Offered February, May: Oh my - champagne and wine, sweet chocolate, and daily spa treatments? This is the ultimate in soft-adventure travel! Your accommodations range from Quito’s newest and hottest boutique hotel, a small Swiss-run mountain retreat, a private… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

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