Price Per Night:$794.44 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 26, 2020through Oct 05, 2020
Quito, Quito / Baltra - Galapagos Islands Cruise, Dragon Hill - Venice, Santa Cruz Island / Cormorant Point, Floreana Island, Suarez Point, Espanola Island / Breeding Center or La Galapaguera, San Cristóbal Island, North Seymour Island / Baltra airport - The Galapagos Islands / Quito / Lima, Lima / Cuzco / Sacsayhuaman, Sacred Valley / Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu / Cuzco, Cuzco / Lima / Home
Price Per Night:$479.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Apr 15, 2021through Apr 25, 2021
Arrive in South China, Take a Scenic Drive to Kaili, Visit Traditional Miao Villages, Enjoy Village Hikes & a Homestay, Hike a Mountain Route to Taojiang, Explore Miao & Dong Villages, See the Guangxi Rice Terraces, Follow Ancient Trails Around Longsheng, Enter Picturesque Yangshuo, Take a Cooking Class & Bamboo Raft on the Yulong River...
You will be touring cities, hiking and biking the magical landscapes in Guizhou and Guangxi, and enjoying genuine encounters with locals. While none of the walking is particularly difficult, some days you’ll be on your feet for much of the day. Daily drives range from a couple hours to a total of about 8 hours on the longest days.
Price Per Night:$699.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 27, 2020through Oct 07, 2020
Arrive in Kyoto, Explore Kyoto’s Magnificent Temples & Gardens, Travel the Scenic Nankai Railway and Follow the Pilgrim’s Trail to Mount Koya, Ride the Train to Nara, Explore Nara and the Kiso Valley, Discover Magome & Hike a Forested Trail to Tsumago, Follow the Old Nakasendo from Tsumago to Nojiri, Climb to Torii Pass & Explore Narai-juku Village, Walk the Nakasendo from Narai to Hirasawa, Transfer to Tokyo, Tour Tokyo’s Top Sights...
You will be walking 1-3 hours and 5–9 miles a day through the Japanese countryside, visiting idyllic villages, ancient temples, traditional inns, and renowned artisanal workshops. Elevations are between 500 and 3,500 feet. You need to be in good health and physical condition for this trip.
Price Per Night:$570.71 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 20, 2020through Sep 30, 2020
Cairo, Cairo Pyramids / Memphis / Saqqara, Cairo Cairo Sightseeing, Cairo / Aswan Nile River Cruise, Nile River Cruise Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu, Nile Cruise Edfu / Luxor, Nile Cruise / Luxor / Cairo, Cairo
Price Per Night:$649.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 31, 2021through Jun 10, 2021
Arrive in Oslo, Tour Vigeland Sculpture Park & Fly to Bergen, Hike Above Bergen & Board Overnight Cruise, Cruise Geirangerfjord & Hike to Storsæterfossen Waterfall, Top Trollstigen & Hike in the Andalsnes, Hike to Mardalsfossen Waterfall & Unwind at your Historic Hotel, Hike to the Aursjovegen Plateau & Reach Oppdal, Hike in Trollheimen & Catch Overnight Train to Bodo, Explore Lofoten Island, Visit Loftr Viking Museum & Hike Vestvagøya Island...
Although the physical activity on this trip is moderate, there is a lot of moving as we use planes, trains and minibuses to get around. Because of the potential change in weather, please be flexible with potential logistical changes. The paths used on this trip are often single track, with some large steps.
Price Per Night:$896.43 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 20, 2020through Sep 30, 2020
Auckland, Auckland to Coromandel, Rotorua, Christchurch, High Country, Sheep, Valleys and Keas, Mountains, Pioneers and Ice, Geology, Ice Age and Podocarps, Wilderness, Wildlife and Rainforests, Queenstown, Queenstown to USA (Via Auckland)
Travel the North and South Islands of New Zealand and experience the natural wonders and heritage of this diverse and magical land. Meet local people, walk along deserted beaches and through ancient rain forests, view Pacific Island glaciers and experience the stillness in magnificent Milford Sound. Visit national parks, walk on the beaches that Captain Cook strode on, and visit the South-West New Zealand World Heritage Area. As you continue through this beautiful country, discover the Bay of Plenty, Coromandel Peninsula and Rotorua, before you explore Arthur's Pass National Park, Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers, Lake Moeraki, Queenstown and Milford Sound. This one-of-a-kind experience will ...
Price Per Night:$444.18 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 20, 2020through Sep 30, 2020
Santiago, Santiago - City Tour, Santiago Valparaiso & Vina Del Mar, Santiago / Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro - City Tour / Corcovado, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro / Iguassu Falls, Iguassu Falls - Iguassu National Park Excursion, Iguassu Falls / Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires - City Tour...
Price Per Night:$185.83 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 20, 2020through Sep 30, 2020
USA to Christchurch (Via Auckland), Cross the International Date Line, Welcome to Christchurch, New Zealand, At leisure, Christchurch, Coach Transfer from Christchurch to Dunedin, Dunedin cruise, Albatross and wildlife tour, Travel Dunedin to Queenstown, Dart River jet boating, At leisure, Queenstown, Travel Queenstown to Franz Josef...
New Zealand's South Island is full of quaint towns, beautiful landscapes and a relaxed lifestyle. With Circle South Island we'll delve into southern Kiwi life. Uncover Christchruch, a green city with buzzing streets, wine bars and cafes. You won't get more cultural than Dundedin. A dramatic city set in the hills and valleys, surrounded by a wealth of wildlife in the region. Fly past waterfalls and lush valleys on a Dart River jet boat; treading on only inches of water, an activity sure to get anyone's heart racing! And don't forget about the awe inspiring glaciers at Franz Josef; a sight unlike any other, sure to make you appreciate New Zealand's South Island.
Price Per Night:$308.46 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 27, 2020through Oct 10, 2020
San Jose, San Jose - Volcanoes, Arenal, Penas Blancas - Granada (Nicaragua - Costa Rica border), Granada - Islands, Granada - Mombacho - Masaya - Managua, Managua - Leon - Managua, Managua - San Salvador, Ruta De Las Flores, San Salvador - Joya de Ceren - Santa Ana - Copan...
Price Per Night:$320.83 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 01, 2020through Dec 21, 2020
Arrive Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv - City Sightseeing, Tel Aviv - Galilee, Tel Aviv / Jerusalem & Bethlehem Sightseeing, Jerusalem - Massada & Dead Sea, Jerusalem, Jerusalem / Depart Tel Aviv
Visit the colorful mosaic of cultures and religions that live side by side in the Holy Land, explore the immense variety of historic and religious sites, enjoy the warm welcome of the locals, listen to multi ethnic music and taste diverse cuisine as varied and colorful as the Israeli people.
Price Per Night:$642.86 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Nov 01, 2020through Dec 15, 2020
USA to Nairobi (Via Europe), Fly London to Nairobi, Welcome to Nairobi, Kenya, Nairobi to Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli to Samburu (Via Nairobi), Game Viewing in Samburu National Park, Samburu to Masai Mara, Game Viewing in Maasai Mara, Maasai Mara to USA (Via Nairobi & Europe)
Soak in Kenya’s diverse wildlife and indigenous cultures far and wide. Track the Big Five as you safari through Kenya's famed National Parks. Find yourself admiring savannahs rich with big game, timeless cultures unchanged by the modern world and equatorial forests. Don’t miss the animals that are all around; herds of elephants, giraffes and rhinos, to name a few. Join us on Wings over Kenya for endless opportunities for adventure, discovery, and relaxation.
Price Per Night:$305.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Nov 01, 2020through Dec 20, 2020
USA to Bangkok, Welcome to Bangkok, Thailand, Klong Cruise and Grand Palace, At leisure, Bangkok, Bangkok to Chiang Mai, At leisure, Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai to Phuket, At leisure, Phuket, Phuket to Bangkok, Bangkok to USA
Rambunctious cities, religious sanctuaries, ancient kingdoms and tropical beaches contribute to this well-rounded Thailand trip. Explore the bustling city of Bangkok, visiting temples, a floating market and cruise the extensive canals. Chill out in Chiang Mai, a tranquil town in northern Thailand; the perfect place to visit elaborate temples and feast at a local night market. Relax in Phuket, a Thai beach haven with incredible views of the famed limestone structures, isolated beaches and top notch snorkeling. Thailand Discovers combines all of the best of Thailand all into one extensive itinerary to make sure you won’t miss anything in this beautiful country!
Price Per Night:$596.88 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Nov 05, 2020through Dec 13, 2020
VICTORIA FALLS, CHOBE NATIONAL PARK, OKAVANGO DELTA, KHWAI COMMUNITY AREA, DEPART MAUN
From Victoria Falls via Chobe National Park and the Chobe River into the Okavango Delta this journey delivers some of the great natural wonders Africa has to offer. The area is also rich in animals, which are seen during multiple included game drives.
Price Per Night:$1,029.67 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 01, 2020through Dec 19, 2020
USA to Nairobi, Welcome to Nairobi, Kenya, Nairobi to Laikipia, Activities at The Sanctuary at Ol Lentille, Laikipia to Maasai Mara, Activities at Cottar's 1920s Safari Camp, Continue to Maasai Mara region at Cottar's 1920s Safari Camp, Maasai Mara to Nairobi, Narobi to Cape Town, Cape Town City Tour...
Traverse the continent with tribal encounter, wildlife safaris and iconic city quests with An African Extravaganza. Travel to Kenya, Zambia, Botswana and South Africa as you get wild searching for the ‘Big 5' and beyond. An African safari is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that you'll get to experience in four countries. Take in the diverse cultures, raw wilderness and beautiful backdrops as you explore these untouched lands.
Price Per Night:$665.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 01, 2020through Dec 20, 2020
USA to Cape Town (Via Johannesburg), Welcome to Cape Town, South Africa, Cape Town City Tour, Cape Peninsula Tour, Cape Town to Okavango Delta, Botswana (Via Johannesburg), Game Drives in the Okavango Delta, Okavango Delta to Chobe National Park, Game Drives in Chobe National Park, Chobe National Park to Livingstone, Zambia, Activities in Livingstone...
Make your away across South Africa, Botswana and Zambia in Classic Southern Africa. Center yourself in Cape time; get to know this South African city inside and out on tours taking to you Table Mountain and to the Cape Point Nature Reserve. Get wild on safaris in search of big game and adventure. Botswana and Zambia are full of wildlife sure to get your heart racing. Lions, leopard, elephants and buffalo herds are just a few of the game you’re bound to see as you set your sights on southern Africa.
Price Per Night:$622.69 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 14, 2020through Oct 27, 2020
Arrive in Windhoek, Visit the Cheetah Conservation Fund, Head to Onguma Game Reserve, Explore Etosha National Park, Follow Trails in Etosha National Park, Discover Dramatic Damaraland, Search for Desert-Adapted Rhinos in Damaraland, Sunrise Exploration & A Trip to Twyfelfontein, Journey from Damaraland to Swakopmund, Scenic Drive From Walvis Bay to the Namib Desert...
This safari trip includes early morning and evening game drives in 4X4 vehicles, some of which can be on long and dusty roads. You should be prepared to walk for 1-3 hours per day. There are opportunities for rhino tracking, when possible, which involves walking on rugged, rocky terrain.
Price Per Night:$484.23 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 04, 2020through Oct 17, 2020
Arrive in Marrakech, Morocco, Discover Mesmerizing Marrakech, Drive to Kasbah Ait Benhaddou, Hike the Foothills of the Atlas & the Skoura Oasis, Discover Draa Valley & Hike Berber Villages, Journey into the Sahara, See the Sahara by Camel, Ride Camels, Drive to Erg Znigui & Hike Dunes, Trek by Camel to Erg Chebbi, Last Camel Trek & Drive to Ziz Valley...
You will be walking up to 2-3 hours on several days on dirt trails and uneven pavement to tour cities and markets. There will be a day spent riding a camel for up to five hours through sand dunes and on somewhat hilly terrain. No previous experience is required.
Price Per Night:$621.67 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 01, 2021through May 10, 2021
Arrive in Beirut, Walk the Baskinta Literary Trail & Transfer to Byblos, Tour Medieval Sights in Byblos & Tripoli, Follow the Lebanon Mountain Trail in Ehden Cedars Nature Reserve, Hike into Holy Qadicha Valley, See the Cedars of Tannourine, Head to Baalbek and Taanayel Domaine, Visit Ancient Anjar, Explore UNESCO-Listed Tyre and ancient Sidon, Depart from Beirut
Moderate hikes on 4 days of up to 5 hours per day with cultural sightseeing and food and wine culture by private van.
Price Per Night:$684.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 01, 2020through Dec 23, 2020
USA to Tokyo, Welcome to Tokyo, Japan, Dynamic Tokyo, Tokyo to Hakone (Via Mount Fuji), Bullet Train to Kyoto, Kyoto City Tour, Kyoto to USA
Experience genuine Japanese culture and history as you explore diverse urban and rural highlights. Take in the spectacular view of Mt. Fuji on your way to the hot springs of Hakone. Ride the famed bullet train to Kyoto where you’ll explore palaces, temples and Zen gardens; the perfect taste of Japanese origin. Bright lights and crowded sidewalks will stimulate your senses in Tokyo, a dynamic world class city filled with Japanese tradition. Get ready to get immersed in Japan with A Japanese Journey.
Price Per Night:$384.23 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 11, 2020through Oct 24, 2020
Arrive in Nepal, Tour the Kathmandu Valley, Fly to the Khumbu, Hike Lukla to Monjo, Experience Namche Bazaar, Trek to Tashinga, Ascend to Tengboche and Pangboche, Day Excursion to Ama Dablam Base Camp, Hike Back to Tashinga, Reach Monjo...
You will be hiking five to eight hours a day, up and down mountain trails that are steep and rocky, and mostly at elevations above 10,000 feet. You need to be in excellent shape and top physical condition to enjoy such an experience. Previous experience is highly recommended.
Price Per Night:$435.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 01, 2020through Dec 23, 2020
Arrive Amman, Amman - Jerash & Ajloun, Amman / Madaba / Mt. Nebo / Kerak / Petra, Petra, Petra / Wadi Rum / Amman, Depart Amman
The capital Amman, the magnificent Nabataean city of Petra, the spectacular Greco-Roman ruins of Jerash, Lawrence of Arabia's famous Wadi Rum, and many other historical and impressive sites make Jordan a land of mesmerizing natural beauty, cultural complexity and dramatic East meets West contrasts.
Price Per Night:$259.44 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Nov 01, 2020through Dec 20, 2020
USA to Bangkok, Welcome to Bangkok, Thailand, Klong Cruise and Grand Palace, Bangkok to Phuket, At leisure, Phuket, Phuket to Koh Samui, At leisure, Koh Samui, Phuket to Bangkok, Bangkok to USA
Thailand's islands are known for wonderful views, fascinating wildlife and languid island life. On Thai Island Escapes you will get a true taste of the Thai islands. Explore the coves in Phuket, the warm waters of the Andaman Sea and indulge in some of the best seafood in the region. Spend time in the idyllic Koh Samui, the perfect place for relaxation and tranquility. Dive, snorkel or just absorb your beautiful surroundings in these picturesque islands.
Price Per Night:$713.57 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 02, 2021through May 09, 2021
Welcome to Puglia & Hike on the Appian Way, Hike the Murge Ostunesi & Explore the Whitewashed City of Ostuni, Hike to Magical Alberobello & Taste Olive Oils at a Local Farm, Discover Lecce, Hike from Orte to Palascia, Hike to Santa Maria di Leuca & Learn Pirate Lore in Gallipoli, Explore Gallipoli & Hike the Gravina di Riggio, Return to Brindisi
You should feel comfortable hiking distances of 6-9 miles per day over the course of 4-7 hours. The terrain is mostly flat with very little elevation change.
Price Per Night:$599.55 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 03, 2020through Oct 14, 2020
Arrive in New Delhi, See the Sights of Historic Delhi, Fly to Dharamsala & Explore the Dalai Lama Temple, Experience Tibetan Rituals & Traditions, Enjoy a Scenic Hike in the Himalayan Foothills, Arrive in Amritsar & Sundown Flag Ceremony, Explore the Magnificent Golden Temple, Meet Locals in Pahalgam, Valley of the Shepherds, Scenic Trek in the Aru Valley, Walking Tour of Old Srinagar...
This trip is ranked moderate. You will be walking 2-5 hours a day on several days through forests and villages where some tracks are quite uneven. Elevations are between 780' in Delhi and 9,400' at Triund. You need to be in good health and physical condition to enjoy such an experience.
Price Per Night:$214.17 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 29, 2020through Oct 05, 2020
Arrival St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg - Moscow, Moscow, Moscow Departure
Explore St. Petersburg, Russia the cultural heart of the country filled with palaces. Peter the Great and Catherine the Great ruled from this amazing city. Take a high speed train to Moscow the dramatic capital, where the onion shaped domes of St. Basil's Cathedral dominate the skyline.
Price Per Night:$681.36 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 16, 2021through May 27, 2021
Arrive in Hangzhou, Journey to Mount Huangshan, Explore the Summit Area of Huangshan, Traverse Huangshan Summit, Visit Hongcun Village, Return to Hangzhou, Fly to Sichuan, Revel in Jiuzhaigou National Park, Take a Ranger-Guided Tour of Zharu Valley, Pass a Quiet Last Day in Jiuzhaigou, Explore UNESCO Wonders...
This is an active walking trip and participants must be in good cardiovascular condition, with reliable balance for stout climbs and ascents at altitudes up to about 7000’. Most of our trails are not rustic wilderness paths, but engineered to almost urban standards – in remarkable mountain settings. While most days will have easier options, everyone needs to be solid afoot.
Price Per Night:$209.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 20, 2020through Mar 31, 2021
USA to Rarotonga, Welcome to Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Island Discovery Tour, Pa?s Nature Walk, At leisure, Rarotonga, Fly Rarotonga to USA
Learn local island traditions and customs from congenial native guides in this natural paradise. Largely unspoiled, the Cook Islands offer a rare opportunity to experience islands untouched by the tourist trail. Remarkable Rarotonga is a sea lover's paradise; lagoon cruises, sport fish, diving and sailing are a few of the adventures waiting for you to embark upon them. The Cook Island Sampler is the perfect gateway to this pristine net of island set in the Pacific.