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Alaska Coast to Denali Journey tour

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

7 Days
$ 599 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:
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: United States, Alaska, Anchorage, Denali National Park, Kenai Fjords National Park
From
$ 4,195

Highlights

  • Explore Alaska
  • Opportunity to canoe, kayak, or explore the area in the morning before bidding farewell to Kenai Fjords Glacier Lodge.
  • Visit historical town of Talkeetna, mountaineering gateway to the Alaska Range
  • See the Denali National Park
  • Discover Anchorage
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Yosemite Park & Napa Valley – San Francisco to Vegas tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife, Trekking & Expeditions

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
6 Days
$ 167 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Camping

Camping Lodging LevelTypically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.

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 States, Death Valley, Las Vegas, Napa, San Francisco, Sierra Nevada, Yosemite National Park, Death Valley National Park
From
$ 999

Highlights

  • Check out the beautiful scenery in napa valley
  • Hike the trails of yosemite
  • Revel in the bright lights of las vegas
  • Break a sweat in death valley
  • Stroll the hills of san francisco
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National Parks: Canadian Rockies, Glacier & Yellowstone tour

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

4.6 | Excellent | 14 Reviews
11 Days
$ 195 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: Canada, Alberta, Banff National Park, Calgary, Canadian Rockies, Glacier National Park, Grand Tetons, Lake Louise, Montana, Yellowstone National Park
From
$ 2,149

Highlights

  • The spectacular wildlife of five national parks in Canada and the United States
  • Impressive lakeside views and glacier backdrops in the Canadian Rockies
  • Important First Nations history at the Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump
  • The unparalleled beauty of the Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park
  • Unique geothermal features in Yellowstone National Park
  • The vivid, striking landscape of Grand Teton National Park
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Alaska Wildlife Explorer tour

Nature & Wildlife

4.5 | Great | 15 Reviews
7 Days
$ 628 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: United States, Alaska, Juneau, Wrangell
From
$ 4,395

Highlights

  • Explore Southeast’s Alaska’s largest protected wildlife habitats, Glacier Bay National Park and the Tongass National Forest, with the pioneers in adventure travel
  • Watch for humpback whales, porpoises, sea lions, sea otters, seals, and a variety of sea birds at Point Adolphus and have your camera poised and ready for bald eagles, bears, and moose in the Tongass!
  • Visit the remote Anan Bear Observatory and witness the rare spectacle of brown and black bears coming together at the river to fish for salmon
  • Ride a catamaran, a tram, and bush planes through pristine wilderness
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National Parks of the American West tour

Nature & Wildlife

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
16 Days
$ 319 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:
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: United States, Death Valley, Death Valley National Park, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Sequoia National Park, Yosemite National Park, Zion National Park, Arizona, Bryce Canyon National Park, Golden Gate Bridge, Sierra Nevada
From
$ 5,099

Highlights

  • Visit utah's oldest park
  • Check out the multi-coloured rock pinnacles ay bryce canyon np
  • Explore the scenic antelope canyon with a local navajo guide
  • Try your luck in sin city
  • Take in an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the monterey bay aquarium
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Glacier Bay Kayaking & Wildlife Adventure tour

Nature & Wildlife, Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing

4.5 | Great | 15 Reviews
8 Days
$ 512 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:
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: United States, Alaska, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Juneau
From
$ 4,095

Highlights

  • Explore Southeast Alaska with the original kayaking pioneers on this one-of-a-kind adventure through Glacier Bay National Park
  • Paddle among icebergs and marvel at whales and glaciers up close—a rarity given that MTS is one of only two companies to have permits to kayak Glacier Bay
  • Visit Point Adolphus, a world-renowned humpback whale feeding ground, where you’ll also see sea lions, porpoises, and bald eagles
  • Camp for four nights on isolated, pristine beaches and enjoy delicious meals prepared by your local, expert guides
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Denali National Park & Wild Alaska tour

Nature & Wildlife, Small Ship Cruise

4.6 | Excellent | 14 Reviews
12 Days
$ 252 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: United States, Alaska, Anchorage, Denali National Park, Juneau, Vancouver
From
$ 3,029

Highlights

  • The diverse wildlife of Denali National Park
  • Massive Mount McKinley rising out of the taiga
  • Gold rush history in Juneau and Skagway
  • Dramatic glacial scenery at every turn
  • Whale sightings—practically guaranteed
  • Vancouver’s multicultural vibe
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Churchill Polar Bears Independent Adventure tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
2 Days
$ 900 per day
Type: Self-guided / Independent 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: Canada
From
$ 1,799

Highlights

  • Overnight in the polar bear capital of the world
  • Witness the gigantic beasts in their natural habitat
  • Make your friends jealous with stunning shots of arctic scenery
  • Experience a once-in-a-lifetime moment with these endangered animals
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Coast to Coast Camping Westbound tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife, Trekking & Expeditions

4.8 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
22 Days
$ 145 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Camping

Camping Lodging LevelTypically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.

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 States, Chicago, Lake Tahoe, New York, Niagara Falls, San Francisco, Yellowstone National Park, York, Yosemite National Park
From
$ 3,199

Highlights

  • Explore the big apple
  • Feel the spray of niagara falls
  • Brush shoulders with cowboys in america's west
  • Camp under the star-filled skies of the plains
  • Hike in beautiful yellowstone and yosemite national parks
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Canadian Rockies and Glacier Park tour

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks

4.6 | Excellent | 23 Reviews
9 Days
$ 166 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: Canada, Alberta, Banff National Park, Glacier National Park, Jasper National Park, Montana
From
$ 1,595

Highlights

  • Visit to world famous Manuel Antonio National Park, a natural habitat for the white face Monkey
  • Experience hike through the rainforest and along the spectacular beach coves
  • Opportunity to cruise on the Tarcoles River, adjacent to the Carara Biological Reserve
  • Enjoy a scenic drive around Lake Arenal
  • Discover Costa Rica
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