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Why Choose Discover Adventure

Supporters choose Discover Adventure because:

  • They have over 18 years of experience designing and running worldwide challenge events for charities;
  • Safety is their highest priority;
  • Their trips have a high leader to group ratio and  tour leaders are very experienced and trained in expedition first aid;
  • A UK-based doctor or paramedic accompanies overseas trips (dependent on group size);
  • Experienced and friendly office staff provide help and advice in the lead-up to your trip;
  • Post-trip support as well provide full back-up, from vehicles to porters, camels, mules or yaks;
  • Comprehensive medical kit and satellite telephones on overseas trips;
  • 24-hour emergency back-up telephone in the UK manned by experienced Discover Adventure staff with tour-leading experience;
  • They understand that you might be stepping out of your comfort zone for the first time – they will take care of you;
  • They act on feedback, so continually improve the experience you will have;
  • They believe that their trips are the best value for money around – without compromising on safety;
  • There are no local payments to be made and no hidden costs;
  • They are committed to Sustainable Tourism practices and have a 5 star accreditation award from AITO;
  • They limit the group size on some trips for environmental or safety reasons;
  • They are very proud of their friendly reputation and value their long term working relationships with customers and ground operators all over the world;
  • They give their long-term support to two community projects in Peru and in Tanzania;
  • They are ATOL-bonded for your financial protection;
  • They are a member of AITO (Association of Independent Tour Operators) – ensuring best practices.

Find out more at http://www.discoveradventure.com/why.aspx