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Classic Spain
Classic
from $3,299.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$235.64 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Madrid, Madrid/Granada, Granada, Granada/Cordoba/Seville, Seville, Seville/Valencia, Valencia/Barcelona, Barcelona, Barcelona/Pyrenees, Pyrenees...
In Spain, a country that’s filled with flavour, artistry, and passion, there’s no such thing as going halfway. Start in the south, where the Andalucian capital of Seville will introduce you to the most firey of dances - the flamenco. Head north and get a taste of Spain’s Basque and Catalan provinces: vibrant Barcelona, unhurried San Sebastián, Logroño's famous cuisine, cosmopolitan Madrid, and the mighty Pyrenees. Each region of Spain has their own distinct character, style, and language to o...
Lima to Buenos Aires Adventure
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $3,699.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 34
Price Per Night:$108.79 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Lima, Lima/Paracas, Paracas/Nazca, Nazca/Arequipa, Arequipa, Arequipa/Colca Canyon, Chivay/Arequipa, Arequipa/Cusco, Cusco, Cusco/Ollantaytambo...
South America rewards those willing to explore. Consider this epic adventure: beginning in Lima and ending in Buenos Aires, it's 35-full days of fun. You'll hike the Inca Trail, cross the Salt Flats of Bolivia by 4x4, and feel like a sophisticate sipping wine in Argentina. Along the way, you'll engage with local cultures with a small group of other young travellers to back you up. For those willing to invest their time, this trip offers big returns-in adventure.
Nights: 6
Ship: Monserrat
Price Per Night:$406.53 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Quito, Quito/Puerto Ayora, Puerto Ayora, Islas Plaza/Santa Fé Island, Punta Pitt/Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno/Quito, Quito
Curious to explore the Galápagos but don't have a whole lot of time? Step aboard the roomy Monserrat and join us on this cruising adventure through the archipelago's central and eastern islands – including an extra day on the island and a stay in a deluxe hotel so you can get the most out of your trip. Snorkel with sea lions, discover the unusual endemic marine life in secluded bays, check out the curious marine iguanas (the only kind in the world that swim for their food), and stroll through...
Mayan Encounter
Classic
from $1,199.20 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$109.02 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Antigua Guatemala, Antigua Guatemala/Rio Dulce, Rio Dulce/Flores, Flores, Flores/San Ignacio, San Ignacio, San Ignacio/Caye Caulker, Caye Caulker, Caye Caulker/Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen...
Trek though jungles to Mayan ruins and relax on white-sand beaches. Get an authentic taste of Belize, Guatemala, and Mexico with an adventure that combines the mystery of ancient ruins with the crystalline waters of the Caribbean. Shop for treasures along colonial Antigua's cobblestone streets and get to know the locals from communities where life sometimes moves at a reggae pace. Explore the ruins of Tikal, snorkel with stingrays, lounge in gorgeous Caye Caulker, and finish up in bustling Pl...
from $3,999.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Price Per Night:$499.88 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Arusha, Arusha/Mto wa Mbu, Mto wa Mbu/Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro/Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National Park/Northern Serengeti, Northern Serengeti, Northern Serengeti/Arusha
Picture it: Thousands upon thousands of hooves stampeding across the streams and grasslands of the Serengeti in search of grazing grounds. Now imagine yourself live and on the scene as one of nature’s greatest events unfolds right before your eyes. This unforgettable nine-day Serengeti safari makes it a reality, bringing you to the majestic Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park, and beyond to track the Big Five. You’ll also get an insider’s glimpse of life on the plains from the resident...
from $1,699.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Price Per Night:$212.39 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires/Mendoza, Mendoza, San Carlos de Bariloche, San Carlos de Bariloche/Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Sure, Active adventures in Argentina sound pretty amazing, but when you really think about where they're taking place, they become nothing less than mind-blowing. This nine-day journey through some of the greatest landscapes in Argentina sure will remind you you're somewhere exceptional. Start with a wine cycle (two words that go together beautifully) tour of gorgeous Mendoza before then heading on toward Aconcagua for a full-day trek to its scenic base. Later in Bariloche, opt to go whitewat...
from $3,099.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$344.33 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Paro, Paro/Bumdrak Camp, Bumdrak Camp/Thimphu, Thimphu, Thimphu/Gangtey Gonpa, Gangtey Gonpa/Punakha, Punakha/Haa Dzongkhag, Haa Dzongkhag/Paro, Paro
Imagine a country where a land’s worth is measured differently – think Gross National Happiness instead of Gross Domestic Product. Now stop dreaming because you are in the unexplored mountain kingdom of Bhutan. Beauty and wisdom are revealed at each dzong, every gompa, and most incredibly, in the eyes of every smiling Buddhist monk you meet. On treks through remote trails and visits to Paro, Thimphu, and Punakha, nature lovers, photographers, and culture junkies will uncover a purity of cultu...
from $1,274.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 12
Price Per Night:$106.18 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Calcutta, Calcutta/Jalpaiguri, Jalpaiguri/Kalimpong, Kalimpong/Gangtok, Gangtok, Gangtok/Darjeeling, Darjeeling, Darjeeling to Varanasi, Mughal Sarai/Varanasi, Varanasi...
Anybody can view the sights of India by foot or bus - but you’re not just anybody. Instead, get off the beaten path and see India in a very untypical way - by train. Over two weeks, you’ll head north into Sikkim and Darjeeling via vans and local trains (including the famous toy trains in Darjeeling), giving you an up close and personal experience with authentic India. There’ll be plenty of palaces and forts to spot both on the train and off, and you’ll still get all the social elements of tra...
London to Budapest on a Shoestring
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $2,249.25 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$160.66 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): London/Paris, Paris, Paris/Interlaken, Interlaken, Interlaken/Rome, Rome, Rome/Florence, Florence, Florence/Venice, Venice/Ljubljana...
Experience the best of Europe with this 15-day tour that explores six countries and almost a dozen cities. Why settle for gaping at beautiful locations on postcards when you can see them in person? Picnic in front of The Eiffel Tower, wander through the grand buildings of Vienna, and maybe even jump into a thermal bath in Budapest or hang-glide over Interlaken. This tour has it all, including just enough free time to create your own adventures in between. Go. Create.
from $4,549.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Ship: Xavier III
Price Per Night:$505.44 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Quito, Quito/Puerto Ayora, Chinese Hat/Black Turtle Cove, Cerro Dragón/Islas Daphne, Islas Plaza/Santa Fé Island, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, North Seymour/Mosquera Islet, Santiago Island/Bartolomé Island, Puerto Ayora/Quito, Quito
Encounter the island chain that has enchanted explorers since Darwin first weighed anchor off its shores. Spend seven nights exploring the incredible wildlife of the Galápagos archipelago in the company of an expert Naturalist Guide. In the evenings, return to the Xavier to reflect on the day’s adventures. Retire to air-conditioned cabins with exclusive lower berths and private bathrooms – that’s why you'll never end up on another operator's ship.
from $699.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Price Per Night:$116.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Marrakech, Marrakech/Tizi Oussem, Tizi Oussem/Aroumd, Aroumd/Jebel Toubkal, Jebel Toubkal/Aroumd, Aroumd/Marrakech, Marrakech
Jebel Toubkal, Morocco’s highest peak, has captivated mountaineers for centuries. Our ascent up the rocky giant of North Africa - the tallest in the region - is no picnic, but is accessible to anyone in good shape and hungry for a thrilling high-altitude adventure. Traditional Berber communities line the route on this trip and you’ll have plenty of time to learn their customs through village visits and overnight camping with hearty home-cooked meals. The views on the way up are spectacular, b...
Southern Africa Explorer
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $2,279.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$162.79 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Victoria Falls, Victoria Falls/Matobo National Park, Matobo National Park, Matobo National Park/Tshipise, Tshipise/Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park/Greater Kruger Area, Greater Kruger Area/Johannesburg, Johannesburg, Johannesburg/Serowe, Serowe/Maun...
Wildlife, wilderness, and wow-worthy campouts makeup this 15-day exploration of South Africa, Botswana, and Zimbabwe. Hop aboard one of our overland adventure vehicles (OAV) while searching for the Big Five in Kruger National Park, check out Victoria Falls, and look for rhinos on-foot in Matobo National Park. Don’t let anything extra get between you and the expansive scenery – camp out, sing songs around the fire with locals, and travel by mokoro. With views this impressive the more time spen...
from $1,649.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Price Per Night:$274.83 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Jaffna, Northern Islands, Jaffna
Seeking to satiate your spontaneous spirit? This seven-day sailing tour around the north coast of Sri Lanka ensures you hit all the region's best highlights but leaves room in the itinerary to explore hidden gems and join activities that best meet the interests of the group. Expect to visit plenty of remote islands with deserted beaches and small fishing villages, experience Tamil traditions with lunch in a local's home, and tour Delft Island to learn about Sri Lanka's Dutch colonial history....
Explore Southern Thailand
National Geographic Journeys
from $1,749.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$249.86 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bangkok, Bangkok/Ko Samui, Ko Samui, Ko Samui/Khao Sok, Khao Sok, Khao Sok/Krabi, Krabi, Krabi/Bangkok
Seek out the laid-back culture and welcoming people of southern Thailand on an eight-day sojourn. Take your time enjoying the hotspots of Koh Samui and Krabi. Stroll the beaches, trek through lush rain forest while staying at an eco-lodge, and snorkel crystalline waters. Whether exploring pristine islands on a private long-tail boat or navigating traditional villages in a tricycle tuk-tuk, experience a side of this popular region that few travellers know.
from $3,696.65 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 26
Price Per Night:$142.18 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Johannesburg, Johannesburg/Serowe, Serowe/Maun, Maun/Okavango Delta, Okavango Delta/Gweta, Gweta/Kasane, Kasane/Victoria Falls, Victoria Falls, Victoria Falls/Lusaka, Lusaka/South Luangwa...
Connecting two major hubs, this overland journey will take you from Johannesburg to Nairobi and into the stunning wilderness of the seven countries that lie in between. Track Africa’s Big Five on safari drives in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro and head to the Okavango Delta for a wildlife walk and mokoro canoe excursion. Inhale the mists of Victoria Falls and the fragrant air of spice plantations in Zanzibar. You'll make your discoveries from a rugged overland adventure vehicle (OAV), ready to ...
from $1,724.25 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 12
Price Per Night:$143.69 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Hong Kong, Hong Kong/Yangshuo, Yangshuo, Yangshuo/Kunming, Kunming/Dali, Dali, Dali/Lijiang, Lijiang/Yongsheng County, Yongsheng County/Lijiang, Lijiang...
It’s a rare tour that can include the word "classic" in its name and have it feel like an understatement. This adventure packs a ton of pure, unfiltered China into 13 incredible days, starting with two days in bustling Hong Kong. From there, you’ll move on to scenic Yangshuo (home of the majestic limestone karsts), explore Yunnan (a showcase for China’s incredible ethnic diversity), hike the drop-dead gorgeous Tiger Leaping Gorge, meet pandas in Chengdu, and wrap it all up in Xi’an, starting ...
from $2,081.65 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 13
Price Per Night:$160.13 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Antananarivo, Antananarivo/Andasibe, Andasibe, Andasibe/Antsirabe, Antsirabe/Fiadanana, Fiadanana/Ranomafana, Ranomafana/Ambalavao, Ambalavao/Ranohira, Ranohira, Ranohira/Ifaty...
Lemurs, wild landscapes, village culture, beaches - Madagascar might be an island but there’s nothing small about it. For those who like to get remote, this isolated island is packed with wildlife, landscapes and people you’ll find nowhere else. And everybody loves lemurs! You’ll get to embrace local life and still have time to relax at the beach. Best of all, there’s always a local CEO there to lead the way and provide a link to the unusual and extraordinary.
from $9,499.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 13
Ship: G Expedition
Price Per Night:$730.69 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Ushuaia, Ushuaia/Drake Passage, Drake Passage/South Shetland Islands, South Shetland Islands/Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctic Peninsula/Antarctic Circle, Antarctic Circle/Drake Passage, Drake Passage, Drake Passage/Ushuaia, Ushuaia
A massive rookery of penguins shuffles across a frozen shore; a pod of whales glides through frigid waters; dramatic landscapes float off in the distance - welcome to Antarctica. Join us on a voyage of discovery to our planet’s last frontier - a mysterious and virtually pristine paradise. Our ice-strengthened expedition ship is ideally suited to cruising this icy wilderness, and her expert staff are on hand to ensure you’ll fully appreciate all the majesty you encounter. Sail the Drake Passag...
from $1,386.75 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 15
Price Per Night:$92.45 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): San José, San José/Quepos, Quepos, Quepos/Monteverde, Monteverde, Monteverde/La Fortuna, La Fortuna, La Fortuna/Sarapiquí Rainforest, Sarapiquí Rainforest, Sarapiquí Rainforest/Tortuguero...
If you’re looking for a taste of Costa Rica’s world-class highlights but want to keep things spicy with a sampling of hidden treasures, this action-packed adventure tops the menu. In spite of its small size, Costa Rica is one of the most biologically diverse countries in the world - explore its volcanoes, wildlife, rainforests and beaches. This adventure offers a great balance of guided excursions and free time. Optional activities abound - choose to get your adrenaline pumping or take it eas...
Best of Borneo
National Geographic Journeys
from $3,144.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$285.83 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Kuching, Kuching/Gunung Mulu National Park, Gunung Mulu National Park, Gunung Mulu National Park/Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu/Sungai Kinabatangan, Kampung Bilit, Kampung Bilit/Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Tabin Wildlife Reserve/Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu
Connect with your inner animal on a 12-day journey into the unusual and awe-inspiring landscapes of Borneo. Experience the otherworldly limestone cliffs of Mulu National Park and its famed bat exodus; encounter the orangutans of Sepilok; set off on a river cruise in search of elusive Bornean pygmy elephants; and discover the Lipad mud volcano, a mineral salt lick for local wildlife.
from $4,599.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 20
Price Per Night:$229.95 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Paris, Paris/Lausanne, Lausanne/Zermatt, Zermatt/Chur, Chur/Munich, Munich, Munich/Salzburg, Salzburg, Salzburg/Vienna, Vienna/Budapest...
This three-week tour will leave you wondering why you waited to explore Europe's Eastern rails less travelled in the first place. Begin in Paris before setting off throughout the charming countryside. Stop by Swiss Alps villages, stroll through Munich and Sofia, and hike in the hills of Veliko Tarnovo. Extensive enough to see plenty, but not so long that your plants are doomed, these often-skipped villages and cities are ones you'll miss as soon as you leave.
Rome to Budapest on a Shoestring
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $1,279.20 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Price Per Night:$159.90 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Rome, Rome/Florence, Florence, Florence/Venice, Venice/Ljubljana, Ljubljana/Vienna, Vienna, Vienna/Budapest, Budapest
This trip is perfect for the young, budget-conscious traveller eager to check a bunch of boxes off their travelling to-do list in one fell swoop. Beginning in Rome-the crucible of Western civilization-and wrapping up in beautiful Budapest, you’ll sample the regional specialties and delicious wines of Italy, get in touch with the continent’s rich culture in famed museums and galleries, and compare dance floors in the nightclubs of Europe’s party capitals.
from $5,849.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 29
Price Per Night:$201.69 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Lima, Lima/Cusco, Cusco, Cusco/Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo/Aguas Calientes, Aguas Calientes/Cusco, Cusco, Cusco/Puno, Puno, Puno/La Paz...
Imagine an entire month (30 days, to be exact) to explore the very best highlights and cultures of Peru, Bolivia, Chile and Argentina. Visit the ancient site of Machu Picchu, learn from locals at Lake Titicaca, drive across the white desert in Bolivia, get active in Pucón, and experience life at a genuine gaucho ranch in Bariloche. Don't just see a part of South America; cover a massive and adventurous portion of it over a month that'll change your life.
from $1,159.20 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 5
Price Per Night:$231.84 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Kyoto, Kyoto/Hiroshima, Hiroshima, Hiroshima/Osaka, Osaka
Transport yourself to somewhere truly otherworldly. This quick six-day tour takes you through some of Japan's most dynamic and diverse cities, without sacrificing your wallet. Immerse yourself in the serenely traditional culture of Kyoto before learning about Hiroshima’s fascinating, and fraught, history. Wrap up your adventure in Osaka, where both delicious cuisine and stellar nightlife are bountiful. Your time in Japan might be short, but none of it will go to waste. It’s all waiting for yo...
Nepal: Himalaya Highlights
National Geographic Journeys
from $2,124.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$236.02 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Kathmandu, Kathmandu/Pharping, Pharping/Kurintar, Kurintar/Chitwan National Park, Chitwan National Park, Chitwan National Park/Pokhara, Pokhara, Pokhara/Kathmandu, Kathmandu
Venture into the lively streets of Kathmandu, spend a night at a Buddhist monastery guesthouse, and take in astounding views of the Himalaya in Pokhara: these are just a few of the experiences that await on this 10-day journey through Nepal. From the famous rhinos and Bengal tigers of Chitwan National Park to the ancient temples of the Kathmandu Valley, encounter the essence of the Himalaya.
from $4,999.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 13
Price Per Night:$384.54 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Edinburgh/Kirkwall, Kirkwall/Orkney, Shetland Islands, Bergen, Flåm, Olden Fjord/Birksdal, Geirangerfjord, Trondheim, Torghatten/Vega, Svartisen/Lovund/Vikingen...
Go deeper into the otherworldly fjords of Norway on this unique journey from Scotland, across the Norwegian Sea to the fjords of Norway. Discover wonderous UNESCO World Heritage Sites like the Standing Stones of Stennes and the mystical Ring of Brodgar, visit archaeological sites, witness the curious clash of cultures in the Shetland Islands, and marvel at the stunning forests and waterfalls that line the fjords. Even after you come home, a part of you will remain here forever.
from $679.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Price Per Night:$113.19 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bangkok, Bangkok/Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi/Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya/Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai
If you’re short on time but want to see the sights north of Bangkok (and really, who doesn’t?), this is the express trip for you. Take seven days, pack them full of wonderment and reflection in Northern Thailand - Kanchanaburi, Ayutthaya, and Chiang Mai, and plenty of temples, palaces and small villages to explore - and you’ve got a recipe for one of the most memorable weeks you’ll ever have. Toss in the ease of travel by trains and buses and there’s no way you’ll feel like you’re missing out...
Kenya & Uganda Gorilla Adventure
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $2,999.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$214.21 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Nairobi, Nairobi/Masai Mara, Masai Mara, Masai Mara/Lake Nakuru National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park/Eldoret, Eldoret/Kampala, Kampala/Lake Bunyonyi, Gorilla Trek, Lake Bunyonyi, Lake Bunyonyi/Kalinzu Forest Reserve...
Meet mountain gorillas and other amazing wildlife on this 15-day overland adventure. Track the Big Five in the Masai Mara, spot chimpanzees in Kalinzu Forest, and join experienced trackers while travelling deep into the Ugandan forests for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to spot endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Our overland adventure vehicles (OAVs) are an adventurous and affordable way to see the highlights while wilderness camping will keep you in the thick of the act...
from $1,181.50 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$107.41 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Hanoi, Hanoi/Ha Long, Ha Long/Hue, Hue, Hue/Hoi An, Hoi An, Hoi An/Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City/Mekong Delta, Mekong Delta/Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City
Gifted with a staggering abundance of flavourful food, fascinating culture, untouched nature, and disarmingly friendly people, Vietnam has more than earned its rep as one of the world’s most popular travel destinations. This fun-focused family trip packs as much of the good stuff into 12 days as humanly possible – including cruising Halong Bay, exploring the Imperial Citadel, museum visits, and even a boat trip to a floating market – yet still offers more than enough time to relax. Don’t forg...
from $2,719.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 27
Price Per Night:$100.71 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Delhi, Delhi/Jaipur, Jaipur, Jaipur/Dhula Village, Dhula Village/Agra, Agra, Agra/Alipura, Alipura, Alipura/Orchha, Orchha/Varanasi...
From the beautiful symmetry of the Taj Mahal to the unforgettable backwaters of Kerala, this comprehensive Indian journey is a photographer's delight. Sail along the sacred Ganges River in Varanasi and explore Abhaneri’s carved stepwells in the North before flying south to search for tigers in the wild and exotic spices in relaxed hill stations. With an intriguing combination of included activities and free time, city streets and rural spirit, you're sure to gain an understanding of the peopl...
Wildlife and Wonders of Southern Africa
National Geographic Journeys
from $8,799.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 20
Price Per Night:$439.95 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Windhoek, Windhoek/Sesriem, Sesriem, Sesriem/Swakopmund, Swakopmund, Swakopmund/Twyfelfontein, Twyfelfontein/Etosha National Park, Etosha National Park, Etosha National Park/Windhoek, Windhoek/Victoria Falls...
Embrace your wild side on a 21-day journey that will introduce you to Southern Africa’s dramatic landscapes and legendary wildlife. Begin in stark and stunning Namibia, where the desert meets the sea, and continue to Victoria Falls to witness Mother Nature’s raw power in action. Go in search of elephants and lions in Zimbabwe’s largest national park, and fly to the panhandle of the Okavango Delta for a wildlife walk with an expert local guide. Discover what awaits you in the heart of Southern...
Rome to Berlin on a Shoestring
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $2,103.20 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$150.23 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Rome, Rome/Florence, Florence, Florence/Venice, Venice/Ljubljana, Ljubljana/Vienna, Vienna, Vienna/Budapest, Budapest, Budapest/Krakow...
You know what they say. When life hands you lemons, head to Europe! This amazing combo trip goes a huge distance to make sure you see as much of seven countries as you can in 15 days. Walk along the canals of Venice. Cruise the smooth Danube in historic Budapest. Cool your heels at a genuine Pilsner beer hall in Prague and then wrap up your whirlwind where the Berlin Wall once stood – and do it all with your very own group of brand-new friends.
from $3,149.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Ship: Xavier III
Price Per Night:$524.83 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Quito, Quito/Puerto Ayora, Chinese Hat/Black Turtle Cove, Cerro Dragón/Islas Daphne, Islas Plaza/Santa Fé Island, San Cristóbal Island/Quito, Quito
Encounter the island chain that has enchanted explorers since Darwin first weighed anchor off its shores. Spend four nights exploring the incredible wildlife of the Galápagos archipelago in the company of an expert Naturalist Guide. In the evenings, return to the Xavier to reflect on the day’s adventures. Retire to air-conditioned cabins with exclusive lower berths and private bathrooms. As one of the region’s largest operators, we understand the importance of controlling the onboard experien...
Southern Africa Safari Experience
National Geographic Journeys
from $8,099.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 17
Price Per Night:$476.41 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Johannesburg, Johannesburg/Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park, Kruger National Park/Karongwe Private Game Reserve, Karongwe Private Game Reserve, Karongwe Private Game Reserve/Johannesburg, Johannesburg/Victoria Falls, Victoria Falls, Victoria Falls/Hwange National Park, Hwange National Park...
Witness nature's greatest spectacles on a 18-day safari to some of Africa’s celebrated national parks, including Kruger and Chobe. Enjoy an unforgettable wildlife walk with a researcher in the panhandle of the Okavango Delta, drive through Hwange National Park in search of large herds of elephants, and sit down to a family dinner at a private home near Victoria Falls. Our small group size ensures maximum exposure to everything this region has to offer.
Classic Bali
Classic
from $764.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$109.16 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Sanur, Sanur/Munduk, Munduk/Kintamani, Kintamani/Ubud, Ubud, Ubud/Candi Dasa, Candi Dasa
From pristine beaches to temples surrounded by jungle, Bali is a land loaded with cultural and natural highlights. This well-packed adventure offers up the perfect blend of the must-sees with free time to get off the beaten path – where the people you'll encounter are just as likely to be memorable locals as other travellers. With its excellent food, artists, and culture, there's more to this beloved island than just getting a little extra sun.
from $2,166.65 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 13
Price Per Night:$166.67 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu/Gunung Mulu National Park, Gunung Mulu National Park, Headhunters Trail/Limbang, Limbang/Pulau Tiga, Pulau Tiga, Pulau Tiga/Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu/Kota Belud, Kota Belud/Sungai Kinabatangan, Sungai Kinabatangan...
For the adventurer who wants to see as much of Sabah as possible (and in two weeks, no less!) but doesn't want to summit Mt Kinabalu, this is your opportunity. Go for a dip in the awe-inspiring Wind and Clearwater caves of Gunung Mulu National Park. Opt to go snorkelling on the island haven of Pulau Tiga. Get up close and personal with the orangutans at a rehabilitation centre (selfie time!). Really though, you want Sabah? It's waiting for you.
from $1,999.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 12
Price Per Night:$166.58 (USD)
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Location(s): Darwin, Darwin/Litchfield National Park, Litchfield National Park/Kakadu National Park, Kakadu National Park/Katherine Gorge, Katherine/Daly Waters, Daly Waters/Alice Springs, Alice Springs, Alice Springs/Uluru, Uluru, Uluru/Coober Pedy...
Between Darwin and Adelaide there’s a lot to see, so be prepared to pack a whole lot into this 13-day itinerary. Heading south from the Northern Territory, you’ll be making stops at two of Australia’s great National Parks – Kakadu and Litchfield – checking out wildlife, waterfalls, and more. Experience just how vast the Outback is while driving towards Alice Springs, then make your way to the Red Centre and witness the magic of Uluru. From there head over to Coober Pedy, where you’ll see what...
from $1,549.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$172.11 (USD)
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Location(s): Madrid, Madrid/Sarria, Sarria/Portomarín, Portomarín/Palas de Rei, Palas de Rei/Melide, Melide/Arzúa, Arzúa/Salceda, Salceda/Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela
The opportunity to walk Spain's celebrated Camino de Santiago isn't just another vacation; it's an outright life-changing achievement. This incredible 10-day adventure begins with two days of exploration in stately (and must-see) Madrid. Then continue to the picturesque municipality of Sarria to begin your own once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage, along the final 100km of the famed Camino. Finish your walk at Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, celebrating your accomplishment with fellow pilgrims from...
from $2,974.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$424.88 (USD)
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Location(s): Kampala, Kampala/Fort Portal, Kibale National Park, Kibale NP/Queen Elizabeth NP, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Queen Elizabeth NP/Bwindi Impenetrable NP, Gorilla Trekking, Bwindi/Kigali
There’s a wealth of adventure to be had in both Uganda and Rwanda, especially now that tourists are beginning to rediscover this region. We keep this trip small and intimate to create a deep connection with this captivating land. Of course, there’ll be trekking to spot chimps and gorillas, and wildlife drives through Queen Elizabeth National Park to see elephants and hippos, but we’ll also visit the genocide museum for a closer look at the recent history of the region. Trust us: Uganda and Rw...
from $1,799.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$257.00 (USD)
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Location(s): Montego Bay, Montego Bay/Ocho Rios, Ocho Rios/Kingston, Kingston/Treasure Beach, Treasure Beach, Treasure Beach/Negril, Negril, Negril/Montego Bay
Escape the all-inclusive resorts and see a side of Jamaica that few tourists experience on this whirlwind eight-day adventure. Stay at a Maroon village and witness traditional drumming and dancing before settling into your overnight stay with the locals. Explore all Kingston has to offer and visit Rick's Café for a taste of culture and fun in the sun. With plenty of time to relax on Jamaica's famous white-sand beaches, you're going to come back well-rested - and with a real understanding of t...
from $8,199.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 16
Price Per Night:$512.44 (USD)
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Itinerary: Quito, Quito/Baltra Island, Genovesa Island, Bartolomé Island/Sullivan Bay, Black Turtle Cove/Cerro Dragón, Puerto Ayora, Floreana Island/Punta Cormorant, Punta Suárez/Bahía Gardner, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Santa Fé Island/South Plaza...
Be captivated by the unique animal life, above and below Earth's surface, on this comprehensive 17-day tour through the Galápagos. You'll venture to the east, central and west islands aboard the Eden, a well-equipped boat that acts as your home-away-from-home. Unique animal encounters are at every turn of your journey, from flamingos at Bachas Beach to penguins on Floreana Island and whitetip reef sharks. By the end of this adventure, you'll have enough footage from your smartphone or camera ...
from $1,359.20 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Price Per Night:$226.53 (USD)
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Location(s): Naples, Naples/Sorrento, Sorrento, Sorrento/Naples
Get a taste for Italian life on this one-week trip to Sorrento, located just around the corner from the Amalfi Coast. Replete with gorgeous scenery and all the fantastic food and drink you’d expect, you’ll unwind on an organic lemon farm where a local family will be your hosts, giving you an in-depth look at what life at an Italian agriturismo is like. Learn how the famous limoncello liquor is made. Walk along the stunning coastline, a visit to the elite island of Capri and a stop at Pompeii....
from $1,159.20 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$165.60 (USD)
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Itinerary: Split/Adriatic Sea, Adriatic Sea, Adriatic Sea/Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik
Whether you're looking for relaxed afternoons lazing on the deck of a yacht or time to indulge in the nightlife, this eight-day sailing trip aims to please. Discover charming villages and stunning scenery as you sail from Split to Dubrovnik on a small yacht. Matchmaking won't be needed to help you fall in love with the country, culture, or the region's beauty during hikes to castles and waterfalls. Toss in beach barbecue and snorkelling and you have an incredible yet affordable island getaway...
from $1,829.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$261.29 (USD)
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Location(s): San Francisco, San Francisco/Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park/Sierra Nevadas, Death Valley/Las Vegas, Las Vegas/Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon National Park/Laughlin, Laughlin/Los Angeles, Los Angeles
From ghost towns and the Grand Canyon to roadside burger joints and the cosmopolitan streets of San Francisco, this region is loaded with the intriguing and the incredible. Best of all, the San Francisco to Los Angeles itinerary is structured so that those short on time can experience the region's best. At the sites – like the atmospheric mining town of Laughlin – you’ll get great pictures and a greater appreciation of what you’re seeing. Best of all, national park entrances fees are included...
East Africa Overland
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $3,824.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 19
Price Per Night:$201.27 (USD)
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Location(s): Kampala, Kampala/Kalinzu Forest Reserve, Kalinzu Forest Reserve/Lake Bunyonyi, Gorilla Trek, Lake Bunyonyi, Lake Bunyonyi/Kampala, Kampala/Jinja, Jinja, Jinja/Eldoret, Eldoret/Nairobi...
From the incomparable wildlife of Uganda to the source of the Nile and onto the sunny beaches of Zanzibar, journey overland across East Africa on this thrilling three-week adventure. Track mountain gorillas through remote forest for a once-in-a-lifetime experience and pursue the elusive Big Five across open savannah on an unforgettable wildlife safari drive. Our overland adventure vehicles (OAVs) are an adventurous and affordable way to see the highlights while wilderness camping will bring y...
Sydney to Brisbane Experience
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $804.30 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Price Per Night:$134.05 (USD)
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Location(s): Sydney, Sydney/Tamworth, Tamworth/Yamba, Yamba/Byron Bay, Byron Bay, Byron Bay/Brisbane
Think Australia’s out of your league since you’re short on time and cash? Nope! This quick and economical Sydney-to-Brisbane jaunt squeezes tons of excitement into a short time frame at a price that fits any budget. Learn to surf and sip Australia’s viticultural bounty on the coast, then move inland to the Outback to take in rural life in the country music capital of Australia. It’s Oz in a flash for a fraction of the cost.
from $1,724.25 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$156.75 (USD)
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Location(s): Windhoek, Windhoek/Etosha National Park, Etosha National Park, Etosha National Park/Swakopmund, Swakopmund, Swakopmund/Namib Desert, Namib Desert, Namib Desert/Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon/Orange River, Orange River/Lambert's Bay...
From desert scenery to white-sand beaches and the cosmopolitan streets of Cape Town, witness the diversity of southwestern Africa on this 12-day nature adventure. Leave footprints on some of the world's highest sand dunes, peer deep into the heart of Africa’s largest canyon, and experience incredible wildlife safari drives through Etosha National Park. Your knowledgeable CEO will take care of the planning while you recharge in a combination of hotels, camping, and guesthouses for a cultural e...
Shanghai to Hong Kong on a Shoestring
18-to-Thirtysomethings
from $764.15 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Price Per Night:$127.36 (USD)
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Location(s): Shanghai, Guilin/Yangshuo, Yangshuo, Yangshuo/Hong Kong, Hong Kong
You’d be surprised by just how much China you can squeeze into a single week. Need proof? Look no further than this tour. It begins with two busy days in Shanghai before heading off to Yangshuo – a backpacker’s haven set deep amid the forested hills of the Guangxi region – where you can practice calligraphy, study tai chi, and learn how to make local delicacies. Then, it’s off to Hong Kong to wrap things up with two days in one of the world’s most mind-blowing cities. Short on days, long on m...