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Small Tips for Big Trips

The use of hiking poles only have advantages. But it is essential to work with 2 poles in order to respect symmetry! Uphill poles will help to stabilize the body and serve as a fulcrum to raise up. But it's downhill that their use proves the most effective: relieving knees, better balance and slowing the walker when going downhill.

The use of hiking poles only have advantages. But it is essential to work with 2 poles in order to respect symmetry! Uphill poles will help to stabilize the body and serve as a fulcrum to raise up. But it's downhill that their use proves the most effective: relieving knees, better balance and slowing the walker when going downhill. Eye protection of children and adolescents will need special attention. Indeed, they not only have a wider pupil that captures more light, but also less efficient natural filter because their crystalline is still poorly pigmented. It is estimated that a young child may receive up to 50 times more UVA than an adult!
Light colour eyes are more sensitive to UV than dark eyes, because the amount of pigment in the iris stroma is less, and some of the radiation can pass through the iris to reach the retina.

Questions and Answers

The maximum size for our groups is 16. The average group size for all Longitude 180’s trip is 12.

Not at all. If you walk, bike or play golf to stay fit , you should not have any problems on our trips. We walk simply because we believe it is the best ways to get a true sense of the region you’re visiting. Each trip is graded by level which will give you an indication of the daily physical requirement and the type of terrain you will encounter.

We recommend reserving at least four to six months before the trip you're interested in departs. It will also be a good time to make your airlines reservation as it is not included in our tours .

Everything you need during the day fits in a small daypack that you can bring on the walks. All other luggage is transported by local baggage handlers. Your luggage will be waiting in your hotel room when you arrive at the end of the day.

About half of the people who travel with us are between the ages of 40 and 59. Other generations are also well represented. Depending on your trip, you may meet solo travellers and couples. They'll all share a love of active travel and the outdoors.

Although our tours do not include air transportation, we will be happy to help you make your airlines reservation as we are a fully certified IATA agency. Our partnerships with the major airlines means we can get you the best price on flights for your intended travel dates.

Deposit: In order to reserve a space in our group we will need a deposit of $600 per person.

Final Payment: the balance is due 90 days prior to departure.

Cancellation: up to 90 days prior to departure: Loss of deposit

90 days to the start of the trip: 100% penalty

To capture the essence of your journey we have wherever possible selected accommodation with local character.