Top 10 brand new activity holidays

All of these activity holidays have been added to Responsible Travel within the last month.

This is a very diverse bunch of trips, from cycling holidays along the Congo to trekking with shepherds in the Atlas Mountains. Not just for the adrenaline hunters, these holidays are also for those who are looking to have some fun. Adventures like these are a perfect way to meet some special people and open up new layers of a country – something that’s not possible when just passing through on a bus.
Cycle the Congo Nile trail, Rwanda

Cycle the Congo Nile trail, Rwanda

Cycle adventures on the banks of Lake Kivu. The Congo Nile Trail is a trail along Lake Kivu that extends from Rubavu, continues through Rutsiro via the Karongi, Nyamasheke districts and ends at Rusizi District. 227 km (141 miles) of beautiful landscapes, including rolling hills and clear water.
From US $875 to US $1,200 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Stand up paddleboard holiday in Norway

Stand up paddleboard holiday in Norway

This five-day guided expeditions will take you to the heart of the real Norwegian wilderness. Imagine paddling your board next to a 1700 meter mountain, knowing there's a 1200 meter deep fjord beneath your feet.
From NKr9,500 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Jun, 26 Jul, 26 Aug
India horse riding holidays

India horse riding holidays

A riding holiday in India is brilliant and reveals a completely different dimension. When you're on a horse you are greeted as a treasured guest; and in a nation where people smile naturally, riders are extended a privileged welcome. This is a rare opportunity to see traditional India on the way to a fair that is a reincarnation of a medieval gathering.
From £3,875 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 4 Mar
Canyoning and trekking in the Sierra Nevada, Spain

Canyoning and trekking in the Sierra Nevada, Spain

Visit some of the highest and most beautiful parts of continental Spain, by canyoning along the cool green waters of the Rio Verde before taking to the hills and trekking high into the Sierra Nevada, underneath the highest mountains in the whole of Spain. Relax in the white villages of the Alpujarra region.
From £720 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 31 Mar, 19 May, 21 Jul, 8 Sep
2019: 20 Apr, 18 May, 20 Jul, 7 Sep
Trekking in Morocco, Toubkal and Berber valleys

Trekking in Morocco, Toubkal and Berber valleys

A true High Atlas trekking experience, combining the challenge of climbing Toubkal with a full immersion in the national park valleys and the Berber life and people. An extraordinary mix of landscapes and exchange with local communities.
From £499 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 21 Apr, 4 Aug
2019: 20 Apr, 3 Aug
Three Gorges cycling tour in China

Three Gorges cycling tour in China

This challenging bicycle trip features a unique mixture of seeing some of China's most well-known spots and cities as well as discovering the non-touristy Chinese hinterland on two wheels.
From €3,190 26 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 19 Sep
South Africa hiking holiday on the Sunshine Coast

South Africa hiking holiday on the Sunshine Coast

This 5 day beach hike takes you on an amazing adventure through the heart of the sunshine coast in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. Between Port Elizabeth and Port Alfred, the hike starts in the Woody Cape section of the Addo Elephant National Park and ends in the lovely coastal town of Port Alfred.
From R6,500 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 30 Oct, 6 Nov, 13 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov, 4 Dec
Learn Spanish and mountain bike in Sierra Nevada, Spain

Learn Spanish and mountain bike in Sierra Nevada, Spain

Combine a Spanish course with mountain bike tours in Granada. Granada is surrounded by magnificent mountains and several natural parks. On our mountain bike tours you will discover landscapes and the rich culture of Granada Province.
From €390 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Golden Triangle cycling tour in South East Asia

Golden Triangle cycling tour in South East Asia

On this challenging bicycle trip, you will discover the fascinating "Golden Triangle". This area covers parts of Southern China, Northern Laos and Thailand and is connected by the Mekong. On the trip, you will experience stunning Landscapes covered by tropical forest and a matchless density of ethnic minorities.
From US $3,495 25 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 15 Feb, 18 Oct
Trekking with shepherds in the Atlas Mountains

Trekking with shepherds in the Atlas Mountains

follow a family of nomadic shepherds and share their lifestyle during their 15-day journey moving the cattle from the desert towards colder lands in the North. Trek on the Jbel Saghro mountain range and Ighil Mgoun in the Atlas while participating in a practice as old as humanity.
From £865 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 12 May
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