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The Best of Spain tour

Cultural

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
12 Days
$ 233 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Spain, Barcelona, Córdoba, Granada, Madrid, Palace of Versailles, Seville, Sierra Nevada, Toledo, Valencia
From
$ 2,799

Highlights

  • Explore Madrid
  • Visit Prado Museum 
  • Admire El Greco’s masterpiece, The Burial of the Count of Orgaz in Santo Tome Church
  • View the Moorish architecture of the Giralda Tower overlooking the Guadalquivir River
  • Visit the splendid Alhambra Palace
  • Visit the famed Sagrada Familia, a large, unfinished Catholic Basilica
  • Visit Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter
  • Enjoy the scenic views of plazas when you drive along the La Rambla  Boulevard
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Costa Rica Natural Paradise tour

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Birding

4.7 | Excellent | 27 Reviews
8 Days
$ 149 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio National Park, Pacific Ocean
From
$ 1,195

Highlights

  • Visit Manuael Antonic National Park
  • Enjoy bird watching
  • See Coffee plantation
  • See Butterfly garden.
  • Visit Wildlife Rescue Center
  • Visit Leatherback Turtle National Park
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Splendors of South Africa & Victoria Falls tour

Safari, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

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4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
12 Days
$ 231 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, Robben Island, Table Mountain, Victoria Falls, Zambezi River
From
$ 2,773

Highlights

  • CAPE TOWN: Visit Cape Point Nature Reserve, a colony of African penguins, and the Bo-Kaap Museum; funicular ride to old Cape Point lighthouse; guided walking tour of the Bo-Kaap area; Cape Malay cooking class; cable-car ride up Table Mountain
  • KAPAMA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE: Six game drives in an open-air 4-wheel-drive Land Rover; optional bush walk; sundowner drinks
  • JOHANNESBURG: Guided tour of Globus Local FavoriteGlobus Local Favorite Soweto, including Mandela House; visit the Apartheid Museum
  • VICTORIA FALLS: Cruise on Zambezi River; guided walk of the falls
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Arabian Adventure
4.6 | Excellent | 94 Reviews
9 Days
$ 163 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: United Arab Emirates, Dubai
From
$ 1,469

Highlights

  • Marvel at Burj Khalifa, the highest building in the world on a thrilling Dubai City tour
  • Experience the Arabian and Bedouin way of life in the desert
  • Enjoy a 4WD safari across the dune deserts of Dubai
  • Explore the canyon and wadi landscapes of the East Coast of UAE
  • Tour Abu Dhabi city and discover its Grand Mosque
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Classic Europe

Cultural

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4.3 | Great | 31 Reviews
15 Days
$ 135 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: France, Italy, Monaco, Spain, Switzerland, Alps, Barcelona, Bordeaux, Eiffel Tower, Florence, Paris, Pisa, Rome, Venice, Verona
From
$ 2,029

Highlights

  • Paris city driving tour
  • French Riviera perfumery experience
  • Local guide in Florence
  • Gourmet picnic by the Eiffel Tower
  • Vaporetto ride on the Grand Canal, Venice
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Traditional Japan

Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning, Transformative

20 Days
$ 124 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star

Basic - 2 star Lodging LevelYou'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Japan, Kyoto, Tokyo
From
$ 2,478

Highlights

  • Learn and practice japanese
  • Discover the daibutsu of kamakura
  • Enjoy tour zen buddhist temples in kyoto
  • Have fun at hanabi
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Big One

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Trekking & Expeditions, High Adventure, Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing

26 Days
$ 46 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star

Basic - 2 star Lodging LevelYou'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Canada
From
$ 1,200

Highlights

  • Explore the best of Canada - the great outdoors, national parks, cultural centers, cities and small towns
  • Canoe in Algonquin Park
  • See Whales up close in Tadoussac by boat or by kayak
  • Hike the amazing Barron Canyon Trail
  • Raft the mighty Ottawa River
  • Visit Mont Tremblant National Park for hikes to waterfalls, viewpoints and or biking along trails or down the mountain
  • Explore Parliament Hill, Hog Back Falls, Rideau Canal and more
  • Rock climb up close to the massive Canyon Sainte Anne Waterfalls, and hike Montmorency Falls
  • Hopewell Rocks, Cape Enrage, Sea Caves and Scenic Parkway
  • Stargaze in the dark preserve and hike Fundy National Park
  • Explore Peggy’s Cove, Blue Rocks, Stonehurst Day and Lunenburg, and further along the South Shore
  • Hike the Skyline trail and witness a magical sunset and wildlife sightings
  • Drive and hike throughout Cape Breton National Park
  • Head to a local Ceilidh to dinner and fiddle party to experience Gaelic and Celtic culture
  • Sand dune hiking at Greenwich, swim at the singing sands in Basin Head, and North Cape, East cape beaches
  • Canyoning in Gaspesie and Chic Chocs
  • Explore the Botanical Garden, Biodome, and Mount Royal
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Iceland Circle

Cultural, Local Immersion & Homestays

4.9 | Excellent | 42 Reviews
8 Days
$ 378 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Iceland
From
$ 3,022

Highlights

  • Climbing Volcano Crater, Sightseeing Icelandic architecture &
  • Sightseeing the dark castles &
  • Sightseeing East Iceland &
  • Sightseeing Europe's largest natioanl park, Walking on the black sandy beach.
  • Sightseeing Skogafoss &
  • City tour Reykjavik, Sightseeing Golden Circle &
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Best of Balkans (Start Split)

Local Immersion & Homestays

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3.9 | Great | 22 Reviews
15 Days
$ 154 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star

Basic - 2 star Lodging LevelYou'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Hungary, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia, Belgrade, Budapest, Dubrovnik, Ljubljana, Sarajevo, Split
From
$ 2,305

Highlights

  • Local walking orientation in Dubrovnik
  • See the fortified city and the Old Port
  • Goulash Cooking Demonstration
  • Locally guided tour of Budapest
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Landmarks of Greece

Cultural, Local Immersion & Homestays

4.9 | Excellent | 42 Reviews
4 Days
$ 110 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Greece, Athens, Thessaloniki
From
$ 438

Highlights

  • Athens City Tour.
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Celtic Connections

Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 94 Reviews
15 Days
$ 85 per day
 
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Ireland, Scotland, United Kingdom, Belfast, Dublin, Edinburgh, Galway, Kilkenny
From
$ 1,275

Highlights

  • Journey through serene monasteries, Viking cities and historic towns in Ireland
  • Visit Loch Ness in search of the Loch Ness Monster, as well as the ruins of Urquhart Castle
  • Marvel at the spectacular scenery, mountains and lakes of the Ring of Kerry
  • Explore the lunar-like Burren region and see the majestic Cliffs of Moher
  • Tour the bustling city of Belfast and learn about the Titanic in the place where it was created
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YOLO CRUISE - Mykonos to Santorini tour

50 plus, Small Ship Cruise, Sailing

4.3 | Great | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 53 per day
Type: Small Ship Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Greece, Mykonos, Santorini
From
$ 424

Highlights

  • Drive to fascinating Mykonos Island
  • Explore Paros which is famous for its water sports with wind surfing.
  • Enjoy the Aegean archipelago of Paros
  • Explore Santorini
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South Africa Highlights & Safari tour

Safari, 50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
14 Days
$ 214 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: South Africa, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, Table Mountain
From
$ 2,999

Highlights

  • Explore Table Mountain (Cape Town)
  • See the Cape Peninsula (Cape Town)
  • Explore amazing Hluhluwe Game Reserve
  • Visit to Kruger National Park
  • Vist Apartheid Museum (Johannesburg)
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Jewels of Spain and Italy
4.6 | Excellent | 94 Reviews
17 Days
$ 194 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Italy, Spain, Barcelona, Florence, Granada, Madrid, Rome, Seville, Valencia
From
$ 3,295

Highlights

  • Admire the third biggest mosque in the world: The Mosque of Cordoba
  • Enjoy the astonishing panoramic views of Sevilla
  • Discover La Alhambra and the history of Granada’s Arab past
  • Explore the historic city of Siena, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Stroll along the elegant city of Venice and its canals
  • Wonder at St. Mark’s Basilica, Palazzo dei Dogi and the Bridge of Sighs
  • Tour the Vatican City and discover St. Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel 
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Athens+3 Island Explorer

Cultural, Local Immersion & Homestays

4.9 | Excellent | 42 Reviews
9 Days
$ 90 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Greece, Athens
From
$ 809

Highlights

  • Welcome Meeting.
  • Athens City Tour.
  • Orientation walk in Mykonos.
  • Orientation walk in Santorini.
  • Orientation walk in Ios.
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Tale of Two Cities: China Locally Hosted Tour of Shanghai & Beijing tour

Cultural

4.4 | Great | 100+ Reviews
7 Days
$ 500 per day
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: China, Beijing, Great Wall of China, Shanghai, The Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square
From
$ 3,497

Highlights

  • Beijing has strong historic roots and Shanghai is a contemporary city on the move.
  • Independent "locally hosted" vacation, has all the goods of an escorted vacation, but you can depart any day you like.
  • You'll be able to climb a section of the famous Great Wall of China and walk along the Sacred Way
  • Stay in beautifully modern 4- and 5-star hotels.
  • Immerse yourself in the culture - by trying the different cuisines of each city and shopping for locally made goods.
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Inca Explorer 1

Cultural, Local Immersion & Homestays, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 100+ Reviews
21 Days
$ 50 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star

Basic - 2 star Lodging LevelYou'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Bolivia, Peru, La Paz, Lima
From
$ 1,043

Highlights

  • Stay with a local family on Lake Titicaca
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America's Historic East

50 plus, Cultural

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4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
9 Days
$ 273 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Strenuous

Strenuous Physical LevelFull day hiking or trekking over medium to long distances. Moderate expectation of physical fitness.

Visits: United States, Gettysburg, Philadelphia, Virginia
From
$ 2,459

Highlights

  • Washington dc : Sightseeing with a Local Guide
  • Mount vernon : Visit George Washington’s home
  • Yorktown: Visit Yorktown Historical Battlefield
  • Williamsburg: Exclusive performance by professional historian; visit Colonial Williamsburg; Colonial-style dinner
  • Jamestown: Visit Jamestown settlement
  • Richmond: Visit St. John’s Church
  • Monticello: Visit Thomas Jefferson’s beloved home
  • Shenandoah national park : Sightseeing
  • Harpers ferry : Visit Harpers Ferry National Historic Park
  • Gettysburg: Visit Gettysburg National Military Park; Dobbin House Tavern experience; Ulysses S. Grant historical interpreter
  • Valley forge : Visit Valley Forge National Historic Park
  • Philadelphia : Visit the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall; farewell dinner
  • On this East Coast tour, discover some of the historic national treasures prominent in America’s history
  • Step back in time in Jamestown settlement, the first permanent English settlement in the new world, and Colonial Williamsburg, where costumed villagers re-enact life in 18th -century Virginia
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Majestic Morocco

50 plus, Cultural

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
13 Days
$ 200 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Morocco, Casablanca, Fez, Marrakech, Rabat, Sahara Desert
From
$ 2,599

Highlights

  • Hassan II Mosque (Casablanca)
  • Koutobia Minaret (Marrakesh)
  • Jemaa El Fna (Marrakesh)
  • Essaouira Medina
  • Ait Ben Haddou
  • Todra Palmeraie Gorge (Erfoud)
  • Erg Chebbi Desert
  • Camel Ride in the Dunes
  • Royal Palace (Rabat)
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Cape Town & Safari Express tour

Safari, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
9 Days
$ 222 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: South Africa, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, Robben Island
From
$ 1,999

Highlights

  • Cape Town Orientation Tour
  • Table Mountain (Cape Town)
  • Cape Peninsula (Cape Town)
  • Winelands (near Cape Town)
  • Robben Island
  • Kruger National Park
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