Camping under the stars, saving your cash by staying in a hostel or snoozing in a hotel bed? Cooking up a storm or dining out with new friends? Small and intimate, or loads of people to meet? Our Original tours and brand new Plus tours go head to head…
A campfire is absolutely essential to the camp experience. It provides warmth, light, heat for food and an excuse to stare at something for minutes on end without feeling useless or creepy. The fire is the focal point of the camp site.
Camping runs through the very heart and soul of TrekAmerica and some of the best travel memories can be made whilst unplugging from the real world, sleeping under a blanket of stars and sharing stories around a campfire, oh and let's not forget about the s'mores, mmm s'mores!
Here at TrekAmerica, we just love a bit of camping. Although our office is located in not-so-sunny London, we're constantly thinking about getting outside into that lovely clean air and seeing this vast world beyond our desks.
On all TrekAmerica camping trips, we use a 'food kitty': everyone, including the tour leader, chips in an equal amounts of money based on the length of the trip. The group is broken up into 3 or 4 smaller teams that take turns cooking, dish washing and tidying up the van.
When you begin to consider taking a trip with TrekAmerica, one of the first decisions you probably make is whether or not you’re willing to rough it, pitching a tent each night and cooking outdoors, or whether you would enjoy arriving at pre-arranged shelter eac