• hiking trips that inspire
  • hiking trips that inspire
  • hiking trips that inspire
  • hiking trips that inspire
  • hiking trips that inspire

    Guided and Self-Guided Hiking Trips that Inspire

    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.

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    Featured Trips


    Norway Inn-to-Inn

    Hiking Norway

    Experience Norway's pristine beauty and rich hiking culture on this 11-day trip as we hike inn-to-inn along the fabled Peer Gynt Trail, then explore the magnificent upper reaches of Lusterfjord.

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    Behind the Mountains

    Hiking Iceland

    During this trip, we’ll venture into the interior of Iceland, only accessible during summer months. Truly between fire and ice, this a region of chaotically beautiful and dynamic landscapes worth exploring. 

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    Colors of Provence

    Village of Saignon

    During this 10-day trip, we'll hike the rustically beautiful landscapes of Provence at the height of Lavender bloom. This is the perfect time of year to experience the colors and scents of Southern France.

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