Festivals & Special Events Trips & Tours - 2019

257 trips from 63 tour companies with 1,549 reviews

All Festivals & Special Events tours, river cruises, expedition cruises, and adventure trips. Find the best guided trips and expert planned vacation and holiday packages. Average rating of 4.6 for all Festivals & Special Events trips.

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4.5 | Great | 100+ Reviews
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Trafalgar
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Bavaria, Innsbruck, Lucerne, Munich, Vienna
Checking price
$ 1,625
From $ 2,126
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 197 per day
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Highlights
  • City tour in Vienna and Salzburg
  • Orientation of Munich, Oberammergau, Innsbruck and Lucerne
  • See stunning Alpine scenery
  • View Mozart's birthplace in Salzburg, the Marienplatz in Munich, the Golden Roof in Innsbruck, the Lion Monument and Chapel Bridge in Lucerne
  • Visit the Christmas Markets of Vienna, Salzburg, Munich, Innsbruck and Lucerne
  • Visit Vaduz the capital of Liechtenstein
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4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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Exodus Travels
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar, Beijing
Checking price
$ 3,405
From $ 5,115
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 179 per day
Highlights
  • Attend the Eagle Festival in the remote Altai Mountains
  • Explore Mongolia's vast wilderness stepp and Gobi Desert
  • Experience traditional nomadic culture
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4.7 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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Intrepid Travel
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Romania, Bucharest, Transylvania
Checking price
$ 1,570
From $ 2,059
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 157 per day
Highlights
  • Transylvania conjures up images of haunted castles, gothic churches and vampires. Where better to spend Halloween than in the 12th-century town of Sighisoara, the birthplace of Count Dracula? Things are about to get medi-evil
  • Visit Biertan’s 15th-century fortified church, equipped to withstand long sieges and shelter the whole village in times of war. There’s even a ‘matrimonial prison’ where couples wanting to divorce were subjected to the Middle Ages’ idea of marriage counselling
  • A homestay with in the traditional Saxon village of Viscri exposes you to Romanian hospitality and some finger-licking home-cooked food
  • Delve into the communist past and the thriving, artistic present-day vibe of Bucharest, a city often underrated by travellers. The grand architecture of the 1980’s Palace of the Parliament is particularly awe-inspiring
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3.7 | Great | 18 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Very Easy
Very Easy Physical Level Minimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Train & Rail Journeys, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Canada, Edmonton, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Niagara Falls, Toronto, Vancouver
Checking price
From $ 4,375
$ 398 per day
Highlights
  • Toronto including a guided tour
  • Niagara Falls
  • Jasper
  • 4 nights on board the Canadian
  • The Canadian Shield
  • Vancouver including a guided tour
  • Winnipeg
  • Edmonton
  • Farewell dinner in the 'Top of Vancouver' revolving restaurant
  • The Rockies
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4.5 | Great | 100+ Reviews
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Trafalgar
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 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 Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning
Visits: Japan, Imperial Palace, Kyoto, Tokyo
Checking price
$ 4,395
From $ 5,406
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 488 per day
Highlights
  • CITY TOUR of Tokyo and Kyoto
  • SEE the traditional Gassho-zukuri houses in Gokayama, the beautiful gardens of Kenrokuen in Kanazawa
  • VIEW Mt. Fuji
  • VISIT the Edo Tokyo Museum, the Sensoji Temple in Tokyo, Mt. Fuji 5th Station, the Kinkakuji Temple, Sanjusangen-do Hall, Fushimi Inari Shrine in Kyoto
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5.0 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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Myths and Mountains
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 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 Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning
Visits: Bhutan, Punakha, Thimpu
Checking price
$ 3,995
From $ 4,914
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 333 per day
Highlights
  • Explore Paro
  • Visit Memorial Chorten, Textile Museum, Paper factory, village school for arts and crafts, Zilukha Nunnery.
  • Visit Jakar Valley.including Jambay Lhakang, Kurjey, Tamshing
  • Explore Gangtey valley, including the Black Crane Center and Gangtey Gompa
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5.0 | Excellent | 4 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Culinary & Wine, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Germany, Munich
Checking price
$ 1,035
From $ 1,040
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 345 per day
Highlights
  • Explore some of the rides, food and of course beer.
  • Enjoy the biggest and one of the most popular tents at Oktoberfest
  • Exclusive Beer Tent Reservations
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4.6 | Excellent | 73 Reviews
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Explore!
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, Education / Learning
Visits: China
Checking price
$ 2,886
From $ 3,896
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 192 per day
Highlights
  • Litang Nomadic Festival - We'll be welcomed in to the yak-hair tents of the nomads with tea, sweets and yak meat.
  • Remote monasteries - See how Tibetan culture is practiced and maintained in the monasteries and villages of the region.
  • Chengdu Panda Research Centre - Meet the pandas at Chengdu and see the efforts to bolster the population in the wild.
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4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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World Expeditions
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star
Basic - 2 star Lodging Level You'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 Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Cultural, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: India, Agra, Delhi, Taj Mahal, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur
Checking price
From $ 1,599
$ 267 per day
Highlights
  • Experience the Holi Festival, the Hindu "Festival of Colours"
  • Witness the magic of Bollywood in an authentic Indian Cinema
  • Sightseeing in Delhi
  • Spectacular Taj Mahal, Agra Fort & Fatephur Sikri
  • Historic Jaipur and the Amber Fort
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4.5 | Great | 100+ Reviews
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Trafalgar
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 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 Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, Education / Learning
Visits: United States, Memphis, Nashville, New Orleans
Checking price
$ 3,195
From $ 3,930
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 320 per day
Highlights
  • City tour in Memphis, New Orleans
  • Orientation of Nashville
  • Visit Graceland, Oak Alley Plantation, Frogmore Plantation, Rock 'n' Soul Museum, Sun Studios, Country Music Hall of Fame
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3.9 | Great | 20 Reviews
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Contiki
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star
Basic - 2 star Lodging Level You'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 Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Festivals & Special Events, Singles Travel
Visits: Australia, Sydney
Checking price
$ 1,250
From $ 1,750
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 313 per day
Highlights
  • Half-day guided sightseeing tour of Sydney
  • Harbour cruise
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4.5 | Great | 14 Reviews
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Peregrine Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Cultural, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Mongolia, China, Gobi Desert, Ulaanbaatar
Checking price
$ 4,975
From $ 6,716
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 415 per day
Highlights
  • Celebrate the nadaam festival like a local and watch and learn about the games with the professional wrestlers and archers.
  • Stay in tourist ger camps along the way - these are cosy, funished traditional tents.
  • Travel across the vast expanses of the gobi desert and see its 'flaming cliffs'
  • Discover mongolia's rich cultural heritage, from the country’s original buddhist temple to the city built by genghis khan
  • Climb to the top of the giant sweeping sand dunes of khongoriin els and experience the natural phenomenon of the ‘singing dunes’
  • Search out the wildlife that calls mongolia home – vultures, marmots and takhi horses of khustai national park
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4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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Exodus Travels
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Peru, Lima, Machu Picchu, Nazca, Lake Titicaca
Checking price
$ 2,449
From $ 2,929
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 144 per day
Highlights
  • Attend 'The Festival of the sun' (Inti Raymi), when Cuzco is awash with dancing and processions
  • Iconic Machu Picchu by train with guided tour
  • Homestay on traditional Amantani Island, Lake Titicaca
  • Colca Canyon and its soaring condors
  • Beautiful colonial city of Arequipa and the Santa Catalina Convent
  • Drive deep into the Andean highlands and the Apurimac Valley
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4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 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 Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Cultural, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Mexico
Checking price
From $ 1,499
$ 197 per day
Popular
Highlights
  • Take part in the day of the dead festival
  • Explore mexico's artistic heartland
  • Experience the culinary delights and traditional cooking methods of this region
  • Visit the ruins of monte albán or mitla
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4.5 | Great | 30 Reviews
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Road Scholar
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
50 plus, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, Education / Learning
Visits: Iceland, Blue Lagoon, Gullfoss, Reykjavík, Thingvellir National park
Checking price
From $ 2,899
$ 483 per day
Highlights
  • From the VIP vantage point of the Pearl Observatory restaurant Perlan, view one of the most spectacular displays of fireworks in the world.
  • Learn about Icelandic folk culture as you explore the turf homes, schoolhouse and artifact collections of the Skogar Museum.
  • Soak in the mineral-rich, geothermally heated waters of the famous Blue Lagoon.
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4.7 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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Intrepid Travel
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, High Adventure
Visits: Australia, Papua New Guinea, York
Checking price
$ 3,615
From $ 4,085
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 402 per day
Popular
Highlights
  • Marvel at an active volcano, tuck into a shoreline barbecue and experience a traditional sing-sing in the Duke of York Islands
  • Discover how the World Wars played out in the Pacific. Visit the War Museum in Rabaul and head underground for a tour of the Japanese tunnels in Kokopo
  • Be mesmerised by the chants of the Kinavai ceremony as the canoes paddle across the magical dawn
  • There's nothing in the world like the Baining fire dance. Watch as men engulf themselves in flames to the beat of the bamboo drum and escape unharmed
  • Gain an insight into small village industry on a day trip to the tiny Matupit Island
  • Relax and unwind at the plush Rapopo Plantation Resort when it's all over
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4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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G Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning, Transformative
Visits: Cambodia, Angkor Wat, Siem Reap
Checking price
$ 764
From $ 1,031
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 96 per day
Popular
Highlights
  • Join a longboat crew and take part in the bon om touk race
  • Learn about the history of the festival from monks
  • Explore the angkor wat temple complex
  • Enjoy a full day of cycling to banteay srei
  • Celebrate with your teammates after the big race!
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3.7 | Great | 18 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Train & Rail Journeys, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: England, United Kingdom
Checking price
From $ 431
$ 108 per day
Highlights
  • Bristol and its Christmas Market
  • Bath, a UNESCO World Heritage City
  • Bath Christmas Market
  • The Avon Valley Railway
  • Lacock Abbey and village
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4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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Exodus Travels
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events
Visits: Mexico, Chichen Itza, Palenque, San Cristobal, Mexico City
Checking price
$ 3,335
From $ 3,685
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 196 per day
Highlights
  • Day of the Dead Festival in Oaxaca
  • Mexico's intense culinary and artistic traditions
  • From ancient temples and cities to colonial town
  • Highlands, jungles and coastlines
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3.7 | Great | 18 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 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 Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Train & Rail Journeys, Cultural, Festivals & Special Events, Climbing & Mountaineering
Visits: Switzerland, Paris, Strasbourg, Zermatt
Checking price
From $ 2,917
$ 292 per day
Highlights
  • Historic Brig
  • Zermatt & the Matterhorn
  • New Year's Eve on the Glacier Express
  • Lunch on board the Glacier Express
  • Chur, Switzerland's oldest town
  • New Year's Eve five-course meal with wine
  • A glass of wine at midnight and fireworks over Chur
  • Journey on the Bernina Express
  • Lucerne
  • GRJ First Class Swiss Travel Card
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