Bhutan High Trails

Just wanted to let you know we had a fantastic trip and it all worked out great. Our guide was absolutely invaluable and could not recommend him highly enough. He had a great talent for helping quietly and making sure everyone is right without making a big deal. He certainly had our respect as a leader and advisor but was also just a pleasure to travel with and getting to know him a delight. He is by far the best guide we have ever had and in the future we would actually look for trips that he was leading as we had that much respect for his quiet but competent ways.

P.A | Australia
 

Spain

Spain

Take an adventure holiday in SPAIN with World Expeditions, one of the world’s leading travel companies.


Spain is the largest of the three sovereign nations that make up the Iberian peninsula—the others are Portugal and Andorra—located in Southern Europe. To the west and to the south of Galicia, Spain borders Portugal. To the south, it borders Gibraltar and, through its cities in North Africa (Ceuta and Melilla), Morocco. To the northeast, along the Pyrenees mountain range, it borders France and the tiny principality of Andorra.

Mainland Spain is dominated by high plateaus and mountain ranges such as the Pyrenees or the Sierra Nevada. Running from these heights are several major rivers such as the Tajo, the Ebro, the Duero, the Guadiana and the Guadalquivir. Spain has a population of 42,700,000 which is predominantly made up of Roman Catholic (85%) followed by just 2% Jewish and 2% Muslim.


Featured Adventures

GBR - Barcelona to Sommieres

A cycling expedition through some of the most beautiful areas of Northern Spain and Southern France following the historical trail of Hannibal
8 days |

GBR - The Great Barcelona to Rome Ride

A cycling expedition through some of the most beautiful areas of Spain, France and Italy following the historical trail of Hannibal
29 days |

Basque Country Cycle

Cycle from the seaside at Biarritz to the heart of the Basque Country
 
7 days |
Moderate to Challenging

Best of the Compostela Trail Spain

A guided walk along the best sections of the Camino across northern Spain
 
14 days |
Moderate | Inn to Inn Walking

Caliphs and Knights: Cordoba & Segura

Explore eastern Andalucia's most inspiring national parks and towns on foot
 
8 days |
Introductory to Moderate | Inn to Inn Walking

Catalonia by Bike

A relaxed cycle through the historic region of Catalonia
 
8 days |
Introductory to Moderate | Cycling

Catalonia by Bike for Families

A family adventure to explore the coast and countryside of Catalonia by Bike
 
8 days |
Introductory to Moderate | Cycling | Family Adventures

Catalonia Cycling: From the Pyrenees to the Mediterranean

A cycling adventure in Catalonia from the Pyrenees to the Mediterranean, including visits to Girona and Barcelona with time to see works of Gaudi and Salvadore Dali
 
9 days |
Introductory to Moderate

Compostela Trail - Burgos to Leon

An inspirational walk along the mid section of the Camino across the vast Meseta to Leon.
 
11 days |
Moderate | Inn to Inn Walking

Compostela Trail - Leon to Santiago

An exhilarating hike through northern Spain to the tomb of St James in Santiago de Compostela
 
17 days |
Moderate | Inn to Inn Walking
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The Weather in Spain

Spain's climate can be divided in four areas:

  • The Mediterranean: mostly temperate in the eastern and southern part of the country; rainy seasons are spring and autumn. Mild summers with pleasant temperatures.
  • The interior: Very cold winters (frequent snow in the north) and hot summers.
  • Northern Atlantic coast: precipitations mostly in winter, with mild summers (slightly cold).
  • The Canary Islands: subtropical weather, with mild temperatures (18 °C to 24 °C; 64 °F to 75 °F) throughout the year.
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