One of our
top 10 day hikes in the world.
photo by Away On The Road
AT A GLANCE
Dolomites are one of our top 10 hiking regions of the world. Why We Like This Hike
fantastic vistas of jagged peaks
family friendly as you can get to elevation with a cablecar
Rifugio Puez is a good destination for lunch or hot drinks
extend the walk if you have good weather, time and energy
there are many
more great hikes nearby
Puez-Odle Altopiano information page for details.
For the next 10 days we’ll be rolling out our
around the world. top 10 day hikes
Unique walks. Days you’ll remember for the rest of your life.
For example, exploring the
of Cappadocia, Turkey. “fairy chimney” rock formations makes an ideal base. Göreme Why We Like This Hike
Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia are
World Heritage sites start on the
Rose Valley trail (5km), perhaps the best section of all
Love Valley is … interesting
to finish it’s
downhill back to Göreme. A nice but often crowded trail.
Don’t miss the balloons of Cappadocia.
Click over to our
for details. Göreme information page
at least 10 years we’ve hemmed and hawed trying to come up with a defendable list of the . best day hikes around the world
Here’s (finally) our
. first draft Two from Norway!
Each is unique. Unforgettable. Each just might
change your life. top 10 day hikes
Leave a comment if you have any great day hikes to add.
Julia recommends the in Glacier National Park, Montana. And one of the many great day hikes out of El Chalten in Patagonia — perhaps Dawson-Pitamakan Loop Laguna de Los Tres.
Looks quite a
good list. I’ve done 6 of these myself. All excellent.
Torres del Paine W Trek, Chile
Markha Valley Trek, India
Bechler River Trail, Yellowstone National Park, USA
Tok Tokkie Trails, Namibia
Carros de Foc, Pyrenees, Spain
Inca Trail, Peru
Lost City, Columbia
Camino de Santiago, Spain
Mt. Rinjani, Indonesia
King’s Peak, Utah, USA
Rwenzori Mountains, Uganda & Democratic Republic of Congo
Jebal Shams, Oman
Conrad Kain Hut, Bugaboos, Canada
Cordillera Real, Bolivia
Everest Base Camp, Nepal
Choquequirao Ruins, Peru
Poon Hill Trek, Nepal
Jesus Trail, Israel
Overland Track, Tasmania, Australia
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The one that
appeals most to me right now is doing something in the Cordillera Real, Bolivia.
Something like Cam Honan’s 150 miles (241 km) 9-day
Cordillera Real Traverse.
#10: Everest Base Camp Trek
#9: The Trek to Petra
#8: Routeburn Track
#6: The Torres del Paine “W” Circuit
#5: Kalalau Trail
#4: Tour du Mont Blanc
#3, #2, #1 . . .??
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watch it on YouTube.
National Parks. But ranking the 4000 worldwide is super difficult.
Men’s Journal gave it a try.
1. Wrangell-St Elias National Park, Alaska
2. Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
3. Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota
4. Kakadu National Park, Australia
5. Jasper National Park, Canada