- Author: contributors from Lonely Planet
- Softcover; 348 pages; color photographs
- Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd; copyright 2013
- Enjoy panoramic view of Cape Town after scrambling to the top of Table Mountain, pedal your way across Vietnam from the rice paddies of the Mekong Delta to the highlands
- Take in sublime vistas on a circuit of Mont Blanc, rumble across the dunes on a camel safari in Rajasthan and swim between continents in the Bosphorus swim in Istanbul
- Divided by suggested activity
Hankering to tackle a long-distance trek or an icy mountain peak? 1000 Ultimate Adventures bring together activities and challenges to captivate and inspire gung-ho adventurers and armchair travelers alike. From the epic to the local on land, sea, or even in the middle of the air, the offerings here will encourage you to dream, plan and set off on your own adventure.