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Ski surrounded by the Italian Dolomites' jagged peaks. Departures December through to February.
Venezuela is about four times the size of Britain, but with only 17 million inhabitants, 75% of them urban, it is one of the least densely populated countries of the American continent. In natural endowments, however, Venezuela is unquestionably rich, offering almost every type of scenery to be f... Read more
The most northerly extension of the great South American range covers the north-western part of Venezuela, whose main city is the attractive colonial centre of Mérida.
Swampy flood-plains in the wet season, grassy pastureland in the dry, they are home to millions of cows and a vast array of wildlife, with more than 500 species of birds, countless caiman and capybaras, as well as more exotic species such as the jaguar, ocelot and honey bear.
The country's main artery, the Orinoco, is one of the great rivers of the continent.
This unique area in the uplands of the south east is part of a National Park the size of Belgium. This is a weird, other-worldly environment which was Conan Doyle's Lost World.
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You may be a total beginner or an experienced cross-country skier. Many destinations offer different level weeks or multi-grade skiing on the same week. Choose from ‘Classic’ and ‘Skate’ style holidays, or even a ski marathon race for the ultimate winter challenge. See below for more grading details.
You are healthy, enjoy the outdoors and want a relaxing trip. No experience is required.
You are reasonably fit, enjoy the outdoors and are looking for some exercise. Some previous experience is preferable for activity based trips.
You are moderately fit and possess a spirit of adventure. Some previous experience is required for most activity based trips.
You are moderately fit and have an interest in remote or challenging environments. Some previous experience is required for activity based trips.
You have a good level of fitness and are looking for a physically challenging holiday. Previous experience is essential for activity based trips.