If you were to ask someone what they are most looking forward to when it comes to travel, a response you'll often hear is adventure. Lots of it. The opportunity for new experiences, the challenge of the unknown and the chance to be taken out of your comfort zone - the best adventure holidays will give you memories to last a lifetime.

Of course, adventure means different things to different people, which is where our selection of the best adventure holiday ideas comes in. Whether you're more into wildlife safaris or exploring the wonders of the natural world, or you're an adrenaline junkie looking for your next thrill, we've got plenty of suggestions to get you started.

Find out how to get close to elephants in Africa or what trails you should experience in Europe. Plan your next outdoor adventure with one of our destination guides, covering places as far and wide as Iceland and Canada. And find out about the best places to hike and bike, and surf and dive all over the world. From climbing in the high mountains to caving through subterranean worlds, ours is an ever-expanding resource that will help you find the best adventure holiday locations and activities. So, have a scroll and discover a world of never-ending adventure.

If being active is an important part of your adventure holiday, you may want to check out our sports section. If getting close to nature and seeing wildlife is more your thing, browse our articles on animals.

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