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Is Climbing Kilimanjaro Safe?

If you only read one page on our site, this should be it. Climbing Kilimanjaro is probably one of the most dangerous things you will ever do. Every year, approximately 1,000 people are evacuated from the mountain, and approximately 10 deaths are reported. The actual number of deaths is believed to be two to three…
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Booking Domestic Flights in Nepal

Booking a domestic flight in Nepal is a unique experience that requires patience and an understanding of how flights are handled. Due to rapidly changing weather conditions, confirmed bookings and departure times are not provided for any domestic flight in Nepal. Keep this in mind when planning your trip and allow a few extra days…
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When is the Best Time to Climb Kilimanjaro?

Due to Mount Kilimanjaro's proximity to the equator, this region does not experience the extremes of winter and summer weather, but rather dry and wet seasons. Therefore, the best time to climb Kilimanjaro tends to be the warmest and driest months. The primary issue is safety, as the risks associated with climbing increase significantly when…
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Ecuador Multisport: What’s it Like?

Venture into the Unique Topography of Ecuador's Mainland Fun and exhilarating to the core, this 8 day multisport adventure is designed to explore the uniqueness of the mainland in Ecuador, bringing dramatic volcanoes, grand canyons, lush rainforests and breathtaking waterfalls to life. Encounter wildlife and experience indigenous communities. Tread along hiking trails with exquisite vistas.…
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Costa Rica Escape: What’s it Like?

Bringing a whole new set of tropical adventures to you, Ultimate Expeditions® delivers exciting experiences in beautiful Costa Rica - your next travel destination. The dramatic Costa Rican landscape is peppered with pristine coastlines, exotic wildlife and age-old rainforests just waiting to be discovered. [title_box title="When is the Best Time to Visit Costa Rica?"] There are two…
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