Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Update

Governmental policies to contain and reduce the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic has affected the ability for people to travel and move around the world. However, for some regions and for some people travel is possible.

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The health and well being of our guests, staff and the communities we visit are of utmost importance to us. Any trip Untamed Borders organises will follow all local Public Health protocols and guidance.

Upcoming Tours

9 Days

Pakistan In 9 Days

A road trip of almost the entire length of Pakistan from Karachi in the Arabian Sea to the Mughal city of Lahore. Stopping at Sufi shrines, Buddhist remains, Mughal mosques…

9 Days

Pakistan In 7 Days

A road trip from the Mughal city of Lahore to the oldest city in Pakistan, Peshawar. Stopping at Sufi shrines, Buddhist remains, Mughal mosques and energetic bazaars.  

Visiting Darfur, Sudan
9 Days

Darfur, Sudan

Join us on an exploratory trip to Darfur to trek up the highest peak in the Sahel - Jebel Marrah. The first internationally organised trip to the region for nearly…

18 Days

Into the Heart of the Sahara – Algeria

Our trip to Algeria takes you into the very heart of the Sahara. Experiencing days of travel in some of the world's most remote landscapes and meeting the people that…

Ski Iraq
9 Days

Ski Iraq

A country more associated with deserts has some vast mountainous terrain in the northern semi-autonomous Kurdistan region which we will explore with a qualified international ski guide. Using the experience…

Afghan Ski Challenge
7 Days

Afghan Ski Challenge

Untamed Borders was the first company to run ski trips to Afghanistan in 2011. 2021 will be our 11th season running ski trips to Afghanistan, and we have again been…

Popular Tours

Our collection of the most popular adventures.

Iraq - Arch of Ctesaphon

    Iraq – Cradle of Civilisation

    Cultural

    The trip begins in Baghdad and visits ancient Sumerian and Babylonian sites, as well as medieval souks, UNESCO-recognised minarets, Shia Islam’s two holiest sites, and a boat trip on the Shatt al-Arab. There is an add-on to Kurdistan available directly…

    from $3,600
    Tigray Ethiopia

      Horn of Africa

      Cultural

      Explore the wilder parts of Ethiopia plus Somaliland. You will visit the hottest inhabited place on earth, climb up to remote rock churches, and feed the wild hyenas of Harar. As well as arranging as organising cultural trips, we have…

      from $3,275
      Trekking Tajikistan: Pamir Mountain Lakes

        Trekking Tajikistan: Pamir Mountain Lakes

        Trekking

        We will be traversing through the heart of the mountain range. Along the way, we will stay in the homes of the Pamiri natives, camp near centuries old caravanserais and explore the shores of shimmering blue Alpine lakes.

        from $2,550

          Trek The Wakhan

          Trekking

          A 22-day journey to visit the land of one of the world’s last and least visited nomadic cultures: the Kyrgyz of the Afghan Pamir. We will begin and end in Tajikistan’s capital Dushanbe before travelling along the dramatic Pamir Highway…

          from $4,300
          Man with bird cages Kabul Afghanistan

            Melons & Grapes Grand Afghan Tour

            Cultural

            Each autumn we run a trip to Afghanistan and we think it's the perfect time to visit, and all because of the fruit. How can land that appears to be made entirely of bare rock produce melons as large as…

            from $4,450
            Marathon of Afghanistan

              Marathon of Afghanistan

              Cultural, Marathons

              The Marathon of Afghanistan will take place in the Bamian province, amidst the mighty mountains of the Hindu Kush in central Afghanistan. The astonishingly beautiful valley, a UNESCO world heritage site, is recognised as one of the safest provinces in…

              from $2,350

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