Our People
  • Amy snow biking Our Team

    Steppes Travel is made by the people who work here. Incredible holidays are made possible because of their vast travel experience and the great enthusiasm they bring to their work.

  • Chris Packham Our Tour Experts

    We carefully select our experts based on their knowledge, companionship and influence, ensuring that you can travel with the most knowledgeable leaders in the field.

The Lotus

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    Cabins

    Each of the two bedrooms measures over 16 x 13 feet and has solid teak floors. Lights and airy with cheerful colours. Each bedroom has an en-suite bathroom (10 x 9 feet) with a shower cubicle and delicious organic toiletries from Fab India. Each also has its own private sitting-out verandah to enjoy those special moments.

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    Outlining a trip and having Joe fill in the details and make suggestions or changes meant we had a wonderful experience.

    India

    Joe was wonderful and very knowledgeable about India. He was patient with us as we made numerous changes to the itinerary and very quick to respond.  

    India

    All guides, drivers and vehicles were superb and we it was such a great way to see everything and know everything. The service was excellent.

    India

    Kate Hitchen was excellent and managed to book and organise our trip to India perfectly, it was even better than expected. Thank you.

    India

    Why Choose Steppes?

    Our knowledge and expertise sets us apart. So too our curiosity. A curiosity of the world and of you, and your passions. It is this that drives us to create a journey that is really bespoke to you.

    Are you ready to discover extraordinary?


    Why Steppes

    Vessel Ice Rating Comparison Chart.

    We use the Llyod Register scale to signify the ice rating of our vessels but you can see how that scale aligns with other scales in the chart below.

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    Ice thickness (cm)

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    Finland / Sweden
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    IA Super
    Finland / Sweden
    Category II
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    IA Super
    Finland / Sweden
    Category II
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    Finland / Sweden
    Category II
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    Finland / Sweden
    Category II
    IC
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    IA Super
    Finland / Sweden
    Category II
    IC
    IB
    IA
    IA Super
    Finland / Sweden
    Category II
    IC
    IB
    IA
    IA Super