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The Magic of Madagascar Ecotour

Observe lemurs on this eco-tour where you'll also meet a top lemur researcher!
$3495 + $500 donation to Lemur Love
Madagascar
hiking the Cinque Terre in Italy you'll hike into villages like this one
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Hiking the Italian Riviera: Cinque Terre and Beyond

Experience both hiking and culture in Cinque Terre along Italy's gorgeous coast!
€1129
Italy
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Tour du Mont Blanc: Self-Guided and Guided Treks

The TMB is one of the best treks in the world. You'll hike through France, Italy and Switzerland!
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Italy, France, Switzerland
cycling Danube through the scenic Wachau Valley
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Cycling the Danube River From Passau to Vienna

The Danube River is one of the most popular cycling routes in Europe!  You'll cycle from Passau, Germany to Vienna,
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Germany and Austria
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The Dolomites Trek

Hike in the Dolomites, one of the most dramatic mountain landscapes in Europe!
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Dana to Petra Trek in Jordan

Hike 5 days of the Jordan Trail and finish in the UNESCO Site of Petra.
$1695 USD
Jordan

Your time is precious. I’ve personally done every tour I offer. Only THE best make the cut – most don’t. 

Ever dreamed of starring in your own nature documentary without worrying about stepping in elephant poo when you get up to go pee?

Want to know that a glass of wine and hot mouth-watering meal are waiting for you instead of lukewarm campfire beans and weenies?

Love being in nature but hate shivering in a damp sleeping bag after discovering your “waterproof” tent actually isn’t?

I’m Laurel, the founder of Monkeys and Mountains Adventure Travel.  If you’re like me, after a day filled with adventure you like to return to a warm shower, hot meal and a waterproof (for real) roof over your head and never ask How do I set up this %#$ tent?

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How a Hiking Trip Can Change Your Life And Why You Should Do One

A hiking trip can change your life. I know so because it changed mine. I believe it can change your life as well. Specifically, I did the Tour du Mont Blanc. But any long distance hiking trip could be transformative. Here’s why:

Why Now is the Time to See Lemurs in Madagascar

The best time to see lemurs in Madagascar is NOW. Your visit as an ecotourist can play an important role in lemur conservation – before it’s too late.

Tour du Mont Blanc: How to Plan for This Epic Adventure!

The Tour du Mont Blanc (TMB) is listed as not only one of Europe’s classic hikes, but one of the best in the world! Here’s how to plan your own trek:

Where Is the Best Place in Sri Lanka to See Elephants?

It’s highly preferable to observe elephants in the wild, and not in one of the orphanages in Sri Lanka. Here are 3 great national parks to see them:

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The Magic of Madagascar Ecotour

Observe lemurs on this eco-tour where you'll also meet a top lemur researcher!
$3495 + $500 donation to Lemur Love
Madagascar
Adventure Travel - Leopard seen at Yala, Sri Lanka
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Wildlife and Cultural Highlights of Sri Lanka Tour

Experience both culture and wildlife on this highlights tour - especially elephants and leopards.
From $2499
Sri Lanka
Rwanda is an exceptional place to see wildlife, especially primates like gorillas.
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The Ultimate Rwanda Adventure

Observe lemurs on this eco-tour where you'll also meet a top lemur researcher!
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Rwanda

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Munich City Guide: How to Make the Most of Your Visit

Your travel guide to Munich, Germany. Find out what to see and do, what to eat and where to stay on your visit from an expat who’s lived there for 7 years.

Guatemala 12-Day Itinerary for Adventure Seekers

A 12-Day Guatemala itinerary for adventure seekers. You’ll discover the best places to visit in Guatemala, the best time to travel to Guatemala along with where to stay and what to eat. Written by a local.

Your Travel Guide to Paris

Your travel guide to Paris. Find out what to see and do, what to eat and where to stay. Architecture, art, fashion, gastronomy and culture await!

London Travel Guide: Where to Go and What to See

Your London Travel Guide complete with what to see and do in London, the top London attractions, the best neighbourhoods to explore on foot and recommendations of where to stay.