For over 30 years, Distant Journeys has specialized in offering hiking trips and walking tours along some of the world’s most classic long-distance routes and to areas of inspiring natural beauty.
Our trips are about the rewards of physical endeavor and the benefits of connecting with other people and other cultures in real ways. Above all they are an expression of our abiding respect for our natural world, for its beauty, its power and the gifts it holds for those who are willing to travel its contours slowly and simply.
Whether you choose a hotel-based or hut-to-hut hike, guided or self-guided, or a customized private trip itinerary, all of our hiking and walking trips endeavor to provide authentic experiences that bring you closer to the heart of a place. Join us.
Hiking the Kumano Kodo
Experience the historical, cultural and spiritual significance of the Kii Peninsula as we hike along old imperial routes between the sacred sites of the Kumano region.