About our Climb holidays


  • Climb North Africa's highest peak, Toubkal in winter conditions
  • Stok Kangri - an excellent introduction to Himalayan climbing
  • Stand on top of the world's highest active volcano - Cotopaxi
  • Climb Aconcagua - One of the worlds 7 summits
  • Mount Khuiten - an ascent of the world's most remote peak

KE Adventure Travel has an outstanding collection of climbing holidays that will take you to the world's most spectacular mountain ranges. Our climbing trips usually involve the ascent of snow-covered peaks where climbing ropes, ice axes and other items of mountaineering equipment may be used. Our range comprises of big peaks in the Himalayas, like Mera Peak, Aconcagua - the highest peak in the Southern Hemisphere and Mount Khuiten rising above the Mongolian Steppe. There are also unusual peaks such as the volcanoes of Ecuador, Guatemala or Iceland as well as a number of Alpine classics, including Mont Blanc.

Each of our climbing holidays provides you with something unique, and all benefit from absolutely stunning views across the natural wonders of the world. As you look down from above the cloud line you can't help but be awed by the magnificence, scale and scope before you. When your holiday is over, you'll have achieved something amazing and leave with memories that will last you a lifetime.

Our climbing holidays can involve multi-day approaches on foot to a basecamp below the objective mountain. On this stage of the trip (which is effectively trekking) there will usually be the support of a trek crew to carry personal belongings, along with any tents, group climbing equipment, food and cooking equipment. The climbing is generally above the snow-line and can be at high altitude. Most of our climbing holidays have an experienced Western leader and in the case of our Alpine trips, the leader is always IFMGA qualified. None of our climbing trips requires more than a single mountaineering ice-axe, together with crampons and a climbing harness. Ropes may be used to safeguard steep or exposed sections or crevassed sections of the route. With long days, high altitudes, glacier camping and the possibility of encountering poor weather, these trips can be challenging. It is important that you read and understand our grading system and also refer to the specific trip notes for more detailed information. It is essential that you are fit and experienced enough for the trip that you have chosen before booking.

Latest Climb traveller reviews

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CHC - Chamonix Alpine Climbing Course
Chamonix Alpine Climbing Course   William (MAIDSTONE)

I had a brilliant time on the course. I'm an experienced climber so the first day of learning was quite easy for me but I still learnt a couple of new techniques. Glacier travel and small amounts of ice
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climbing was wonderful, such a beautiful environment! The next couple of days had very poor weather and although the guides tried their best to keep us occupied we did learn some skills, one of the days was spent entirely at the chalet and only half the day was spent learning rope skills. The weather was too poor to allow us to ascend to a mountain hut to stay the night in, but thankfully it cleared a bit for the final day, allowing us to go up and climb the stunning cosmique arete. It was an incredibly exhilarating day. Though I can't help but think if the weather had been too bad for us to climb on the final day, I would have left feeling quite disappointed.
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CHC - Chamonix Alpine Climbing Course
Chamonix Alpine Climbing Course   Allison (WYMONDHAM)

A great way to gain skills in both rock climbing and snow and ice to prepare for greater Alpine challenges. Wonderful accommodation and excellent food. Guides tailored the programme to make the most of the
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weather conditions and to suit the different levels of experience. Fun group, had a really good holiday.
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MER - Mera Peak
Mera Peak   Andy Lilley (Cambridgeshire)

Ade Summers was an excellent leader he did a lot more than was expected from him. He joined in with the group but took charge when needed. There were other expeditions about with no direction or professional
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leadership we felt lucky to have Ade in charge.

A good all round group of people. We all got on well together.

Travelled with you before and always been happy. Will be using you again.
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WIT - Mount Toubkal in Winter
Mount Toubkal in Winter   David Kelley (Plymouth, UK)

A great trip, well organised and pitched at the right level for an intro to winter walking, I would definitely recommend this trip to friends. It was a great holiday, well paced and structured.

I most
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enjoyed the extra days spent around Imlil, mixing with local life, and the relaxed acclimatisation treks. Our guide was always cheerful, very approachable, full of advice and inspiration to make further trips.
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