If you are an solo traveller, a couple or a group of friends looking to join some like-minded individuals on an adventure of a lifetime then look no further. Pioneer offer some unique expeditions and scheduled trips which you can sign up to. Many of which have guaranteed departure dates. See below for some examples of our group adventures.
Explore the wonders of Southern Madagascar experiencing its most diverse environments. We will visit some of the best national parks accompanied by a Malagasy naturalist guide to ensure you have the best chance of witnessing as well as learning about all of the wonderfully unique flora and fauna of Madagascar.
Immerse yourself in the Costa Rican rainforest as you fly through the forest canopy on a zip line, white water raft through the pristine jungle and come face to face with the great American Crocodiles. You will visit some of the most extensive and biodiverse National Parks in Costa Rica, providing you with extraordinary bird watching as well as getting the chance to see animals like the Two-Toed Sloth, the Great Anteater, Margay Cat, Poison-arrow frogs, Jaguars, Tapirs, Monkeys and much much more.
A great mix of wildlife and adventure as you discover some of Madagascar’s Southern rivers, forests & mountains. With a mixture of camping and lodges – you’ll explore on foot, by canoe, train, bike and car, spotting lemurs and meeting locals.
For this fantastic activity packed Costa Rican adventure we explore the central and north-eastern part of Costa Rica, taking in the canals and rainforest in the Tortugero Sarapiqui – an adventurers dream. We will also see the stunning… Read More
Flores is one of the Lesser Sunda Islands, and found to the east of Bali and south of Sulawesi. The population was 1,831,000 (2010) and the largest town is Maumere, the second largest being Labuan Bajo. Flores is… Read More
If you are looking at holidays to Borneo, then this unique Borneo trip combines the best of Tanjung Puting National Park’s orangutan research stations and rehabilitation centers but with treks and camping deep in the Borneo rainforest. So on this trip to Borneo you will see at first hand the work of dedicated conservationists working to preserve the habitat of the orangutans because although the park is protected by the national government the orangutans’ environment is threatened by the powerful commercial interests of the oil palm industry and illegal loggers.
Explore the wonders of Southern Madagascar experiencing its most diverse environments at a comfortable pace. We will visit some of the best national parks, witnessing as well as learning about all of the wonderfully unique flora and fauna of Madagascar.
This Borneo holiday focuses on the wildlife, rainforests and beaches of the Sabah region of Borneo, one of the best areas for seeing the great variety of Borneo’s fauna and flora. You will get to trek through jungles… Read More
This is an exceptional adventure that encompasses some of the great wonders in the Sea of Cortes followed by a sea-kayaking expedition in a truly remote and spectacular part of Baja virtually untouched by human impact. Whale-sharks, Grey… Read More
This Panama Desert Island Survival trip will be an experience unlike any other you have encountered before! Surrounded by nothing but nature and your fellow camp mates, you can’t get any more off the beaten track than this…. Read More
This Dolpo trek is more than just an exploration of a stunning mountain landscapes, it is an exploration of a stunning mountain landscape, and it is an exploration of the fascinating ancient mountain culture of the Dolpo-pa. People… Read More
We will paddle our sea kayaks to some of the most remote beaches on earth, drift over coral reefs and visit islands inhabited by mythical Dragons. We will be visiting the remote province of Nusa Tengarra and the islands of Flores, Rinca, as well as uninhabited islands in the Komodo National Park.
This is a truly unique expedition to a fascinating destination.
This is a unique journey where you explore the magnificent region of Java. See the massive Borobudur Temple, one of the greatest of all ancient architectural monuments. At the end of the journey you can have an optional… Read More
A fantastic action packed adventure, exploring the rainforests on foot, by horseback, cablecar, boat and raft. We check out volcano’s, sea kayak on the pacific coast and get the chance to see the amazing rainforest fauna and flora…. Read More
Welcome to Survivor Island, not your typical adventure. The concept of Survivor Island is to journey into your psychology, your mental toughness by abandoning you on a deserted island and requiring you to make do with what that island has to offer. You will go nowhere (so no point A to point B journey) as you will be stuck on the island. There will be no shelter, no water, no equipment to catch anything. For you to acquire these things, you will need to innovate, create and work together as a team.
This adventurous expedition takes us off the beaten track as we explore Borneo’s remote jungle. We start by rafting down the Kiulu River and cycling back before setting off to the jungle. We will trek through the rainforest,… Read More
An action packed adventure through the wild North West. You’ll trek, canoe, bike and observe wildlife before finishing your trip with a truly unique island hopping experience that includes wild camping on tropical beaches.
We now refer to walking the Kokoda Trail as “The Great Pilgrimage”, a journey that will take you to one of Australia’s most important WWII battle sites and immerse you that history. Walking the Kokoda Trail will transport… Read More
This is a unique expedition which explores a little visited region in the North East of Madagascar. It combines trekking & camping in forests and rice paddies before rafting down a remote river towards the coast.
Looking for an adventure holiday in Mongolia with a difference? Live the life of a Mongol Warrior under Genghis Khan, as you head out onto the Mongolian steppe and learn what made this the greatest military empire the world had ever seen. Riding techniques, shooting with a bow and arrow, battle tactics and much more are all covered as you stay in a felt ger and don full costume, this is one of Mongolia’s most unusual adventures. We can also design bespoke Mongolia holidays.
On this 7 day kayaking journey we discover the world of tropical islands and coral reefs teeming with life, whilst we explore Belize’s Southwater Caye.
There are plenty of opportunities to snorkel in this stunning underwater world whilst kayaking from island to island and spending the nights in lodges looking out to sea.
An activity filled trip which is perfect for sun and sea enthusiasts looking for something different.
On this 8 day itinerary, we will spend the time discovering the little known and little visited wilderness of the Quirimbas National Park. Sea kayaking through the warm, blue waters of the Mozambique Channel and camping on tropical… Read More
This is possibly one of the most beautiful and unspoiled trekking areas in the entire Himalaya region. We trek through beautiful villages and farmland, gorges and valleys, high pasture land and passes. On this Pioneer expedition we trek… Read More
A very special one-of-a-kind journey available to only 12 people each year, inside the Arctic Circle in Northern Norway, where you will accompany a Saami family in moving their reindeer herd from their winter grounds to their summer grazing area on snowmobiles.
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This Patagonia Holiday is perfect for anyone looking for a once in a life time adventure holiday. Starting at El Calafate, going all the way down to Ushuaia, visiting Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre (maybe the two most… Read More
A brilliant adventure for anyone that loves rafting; not to be missed. A huge variety of different classes of rapids nestled in beautiful surroundings and the opportunity to raft in one of the most fantastic self contained, inaccessible regions the world has to offer. Added bonus of camping in exceptional locations every night.
This 15 day trip offers a challenging and rewarding trekking – walking – overland adventure amidst breathtakingly beautiful scenery, mountains and valleys. Discover Ladakh, cradled in the heart of the Great North-Western Himalaya. India’s “little Tibet” is one… Read More
Pioneer expeditions offers a north to south skiing traverse of Liverpool Land – a little explored peninsular on the east coast of Greenland. Situated at a latitude of 71 degrees north it is well inside the Arctic Circle.
Socotra, an island of incense, cinnabar and ancient Arabian seafaring legends, is extraordinary, with lots of bizarre trees and rare animals, where local nomadic tribes still live traditionally, amongst magnificent mountain scenery. This is a fully supported remote beach holiday with trekking, snorkelling and cultural adventures.
This unique expedition to Mount Kilimanjaro is a tailormade trip – this includes your very own guides and porters, allowing you to climb to the summit at your own pace. This trek is a once in a lifetime… Read More
This epic river journey combines first class wilderness with rich history and more than a little adventure. We will paddle from the majestic Lake Nicaragua down the jungle lined San Juan River to deserted beaches on the Caribbean… Read More
On this intense and diversified itinerary you will climb majestic mountains, explore dense forest and rockland and canoe the remote Mananjary River. Discover the spectacular natural landscapes of the highlands – a real trip to remember.
Raft down the isolated Benahy and the Onilahy rivers, Wild camp on the canyon banks and pass some truly fantastic landscapes. This trip offers a unique opportunity to explore a remote & untouched area of Madagascar.
Beautiful discovery of Guatemala and Belize. You get the opportunity to see Antigua, Semuc Champey, walk amongst cloud forest, viewing a vast array of wildlife including various species of birds along your way.
This expedition will take you through this amazing country, from the fertile lowlands and rural communities to the summit of Ras Dejen. We will visit the island Churches of Lake Tana and through remote villages of the Simien region. We will also visit the awesome excavated Churches of Lalibela. Ethiopia is still one of the world’s best kept secrets. Join us on this unbelievable and unforgettable expedition.
Myanmar Trekking – A fantastic trip where we experience the best that Myanmar has to offer – including visiting some of Myanmar’s most interesting temples and ancient ruins, trekking off the beaten track, as well as spend time at… Read More
The perfect blend of beach and jungle await you at two uniquely luxurious lodges enclosed by nature. Experience the sensational wildlife, rainforest walks, azure blue seas and adventure opportunities at your leisure.
Develop your photography skills while in the stunning national parks of Southern Madagascar. Experience and capture its outstanding landscapes, unique culture, diverse flora and fauna with the guidance of an award winning travel photographer Matthew Williams-Ellis.