Ski Iraq

Ski Iraq 2018

Dates: 28th January - 5th February 2018
Cost: US$2400
Space Available
A country more associated with deserts has some great mountainous terrain in the northern semi-autonomous Kurdistan region which we will explore with a qualified international ski guide. Using the experience the Untamed Borders team has of guiding and climbing in Iraq, we have identified areas that offer some great ski touring terrain.
Ski Iran

Ski Iran Add On

Dates: 5th – 14th February 2018
Cost: US$2250
Space Available
A country more associated with deserts has some great mountainous terrain in the northern semi-autonomous Kurdistan region which we will explore with a qualified international ski guide. Using the experience the Untamed Borders team has of guiding and climbing in Iraq, we have identified areas that offer some great ski touring terrain.
Somaliland-marathon

Somaliland Marathon 2018

Dates: February 2018
Price: US$1250-1450
Space Available
This package offers travel and entrance to Somaliland's first ever full marathon. Along with being a great opportunity to experience this self-declared Horn of Africa nation, participants will also be supporting the work of the Darlington Foundation, a British-based charity which promotes and supports the education of students in Somaliland; our aim is to encourage each entrant to raise US$1500, which enough to put one student through full time university education.

Ski Afghanistan - Bamian

Dates: 17th - 26th February 2018
Cost: US$2450
Space Available
Untamed Borders was the first company to run ski trips to Afghanistan. After six successful seasons we will be back in 2018 skiing in the Bamian region of Central Afghanistan.
Afghan Ski Challenge

Afghan Ski Challenge 2018

Dates: March 2018
Cost: US$TBC
Space Available
An opportunity to take part in the 8th annual Afghan Ski Challenge. Contact us for details.
Elephant Rock Madain Saleh - Saudi Arabia

Explore Saudi Arabia

Dates: 10th - 18th February  2018
Cost: See itinerary
Space Available
Explore the history and culture of Saudi Arabia with experienced guides, taking in the sights and sounds of Jeddah, Abha, Riyadh and Al Ula. Witness ancient architecture, museums, local arts and crafts, mountain peaks and abandoned villages set into cliff faces.

Horn of Africa - Ethiopia and Somaliland

Dates: April 3rd - 14th 2018
Cost: US$2950-3100
Fully Booked
An exploration into some of the wilder parts of Ethiopia plus Somaliland. This trip gives you the opportunity to visit the hottest inhabited place on earth, feed wild hyenas in the ancient walled city of Harar, and even visit the home of the Queen of Sheba.
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Mogadishu Add-On

Dates: April 14th-16th 2018
Cost: US$1250
Fully Booked
A rare opportunity to get an insight into life in Mogadishu. You will be able to visit the markets, bazaars and beaches of this traumatised yet vibrant city.

Afghanistan in Spring

Dates: 16th - 30th April 2018
Cost: US$4450
Space Available
Following our successful Autumn trip to Afghanistan we now introduce the first fixed date journey in Spring. This 15-day trip travels through the best bits of Afghanistan in the lushest time of the year. The blossom is out and the country is at its greenest.

Chechnya, Dagestan and Russia's Deep South

Dates: 6th - 13th May 2018
Cost: US$2300
Fully Booked
The Caucasus is a place of great natural beauty with fascinating cultures set in the shadow of the mountains that mark the border between Europe and Asia. This trip offers a view into a region that remains almost unexplored by western visitors.
Hindu Kush and Karakorum - Pakistan

Hindu Kush & Karakorum - Pakistan

Dates: 5th - 18th May 2018
Cost: US$2950
Space Available
A 14-day road trip through the awe-inspiring Karakorum and Hindu Kush mountain ranges of Northern Pakistan. These mountains contain a kaleidoscope of people as well as some of the earth's most incredible scenery.
Travel Kyrgyzstan

Unseen Kyrgyzstan

Dates: 21st July - 4th August 2018
Cost: US$2700
Space Available
Kyrgyzstan, an offbeat destination renowned for its trekking and horse riding, is an ideal place to discover nomadic culture at a grassroots level. Over fifteen days you’ll traverse your way across the southern corner of the country, through remote valleys, and verdant pasturelands frequented only by the herdsman who dwell there in yurt camps during the summer.

Wild Siberia: Western Tuva

Dates: 13th - 20th July 2018
Cost: US$1500
Space Available
This eight-day trip will take you into the remote and rural western region of the Republic of Tuva. Being the epicentre of traditional Tuvan culture you’ll have a chance to meet with nomadic pastoralists, master craftsmen, throat singers and musicians.

Trekking Tajikistan: Pamir Mountain Lakes

Dates: 4th - 19th August 2018
Cost: US$2550
Space Available
Of all the Great Ranges on the Asian continent, the Pamir Mountains are probably the least known and the least visited of them all. Along the way we will stay in the homes of the Pamiri natives, camp near centuries old caravanserais and explore the shores of shimmering blue alpine lakes. To complete the traverse the team will scale a mountain pass that’s taller than Mont Blanc. Be prepared to be spoiled for life!

Trekking the Wakhan, Afghanistan

Dates: 3rd - 24th September 2018
Cost: US$4300
Space Available
In September 2018 we will be heading to one of the world's most remote corners. A 22-day journey to visit the land of one of the world's last and least visited nomadic cultures: The Kyrgyz of the Afghan Pamir. We begin in Tajikistan's capital Dushanbe before traveling along the dramatic Pamir Highway and crossing over into Afghanistan. We then pass through the Wakhan Corridor to the Afghan Pamir. The last section of this journey will be made by foot as we make our way to the summer grazing grounds of Chaqmaqtin.

Horn of Africa - Ethiopia and Somaliland - Autumn 2018

Dates: 1st October - 12th October 2018
Cost: US$2950-3100
Space Available
An exploration into some of the wilder parts of Ethiopia plus Somaliland. This trip gives you the opportunity to visit the hottest inhabited place on earth, feed wild hyenas in the ancient walled city of Harar, and even visit the home of the Queen of Sheba.
Copyright_Marcus Wells

Mogadishu Add-On - Autumn 2018

Dates: 13th - 15th October 2018
Cost: US$1250
Space Available
A rare opportunity to get an insight into life in Mogadishu. You will be able to visit the markets, bazaars and beaches of this traumatised yet vibrant city.

Chechnya, Dagestan and Russia's Deep South - Autumn 2018

Dates: Autumn 2018
Cost: TBC
Space Available
The Caucasus is a place of great natural beauty with fascinating cultures set in the shadow of the mountains that mark the border between Europe and Asia. This trip offers a view into a region that remains almost unexplored by western visitors.
Blue Mosque Mazar i Sharif

Melons & Grapes - Grand Afghan Tour

Dates: Autumn 2018
Cost: US$TBC
Space Available
Each Autumn we run a trip to Afghanistan and we think it is the perfect time to visit. Summer can be blisteringly hot and winter icy cold. Spring has its charms, but for us Autumn is the best, and all because of the fruit. How a land that appears to be made entirely of bare rock can produce melons as large as beach balls and grapes bursting with juice is one of life’s great mysteries. This trip shows the best of Afghanistan with as much fresh fruit thrown in as you can eat.
Marathon of Afghanistan

Marathon of Afghanistan 2018

Dates: TBC 2018
Price: US$TBC
Space Available
This package offers travel and entrance to the third edition of the only international marathon in Afghanistan. The marathon will take place in the Bamian province, amidst the mighty mountains of the Hindu Kush in central Afghanistan. The astonishingly beautiful valley, a UNESCO world heritage site, is recognised as one of the safest provinces in the country and remains almost completely untouched by violence. The first edition was a big success with a hundred runners participating.