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from $1,345.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 2
Price Per Night:$672.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Johannesburg / Greater Kruger National Park, Greater Kruger National Park, Greater Kruger National Park / Johannesburg
No holiday to South Africa would be complete without a safari - a chance to spot Africa's Big Five and to wander the vast open savanna. Join us as we heed the call of the Kruger and embark on a magical journey into this vast, game-filled national park. Search for lions, leopards, buffaloes, rhinos and elephants during the day, and then relax in a comfortable lodge at night. This is the perfect way to see the spectacular Kruger National Park without sacrificing creature comforts.
from $1,690.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$169.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): La Paz, La Paz – Uyuni, Salar de Uyuni, Desierto Siloli – Laguna Colorada, Salar de Uyuni – Uyuni, Potosi, Sucre, Sucre - La Paz, La Paz
Explore the best of Bolivia on this adventure through lively cities, breathtaking scenery and colourful market towns. From the extreme elevation of bustling La Paz through the history of Potosi and Sucre, and on to the surreal salt flats of Salar de Uyuni, there's a diverse mix of adventures and activities that deliver excitement, intrigue and pleasure. Discover the highlights of this fascinating part of South America and be swept away by the colour and beauty flourishing in this corner of the world.
from $1,075.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$107.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Delhi, Delhi/Overnight Train, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Nimaj, Jaipur, Agra, Delhi
Discover India at its most colourful amid the deserts, bazaars and forts of Rajasthan. This is a land where massive hilltop fortresses loom over ramshackle cities and where markets are awhirl with locals dressed in the brightest shades of scarlet, gold and rose. From the heady whirlwind of Delhi, to a night under the stars on a desert camel safari, to the beauty of sunrise at the Taj Mahal – this journey through Rajasthan promises to be a true adventure.
from $1,720.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$122.86 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Delhi, Agra, Agra – Orchha, Orchha, Orchha - Overnight train, River Ganges, Varanasi, India/Nepal border crossing – Lumbini, Chitwan National Park / Madi Valley, Chitwan National Park...
Travel from India to Nepal on an insightful overland trip from Delhi to Kathmandu. From reminders of the Mughal dynasty in northern India to the snow-capped Himalayas of Nepal, this trip will truly inspire. Witness the colour and contrast between the bazaars of Delhi, the jungle in Orchha and the sacred Ganges. Be awed by the Taj Mahal and see sunrise over the holy city of Varanasi. Come face-to-face with pilgrims, villagers, holy men and generations of shopkeepers. For those wanting to travel by land between these two very different neighbours, this is the perfect journey.
from $3,240.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$462.86 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Marangu, Mandara Hut, Horombo Hut, Kibo Hut / Mawenzi Peak, Uhuru Peak / Horombo Hut, Marangu
Take on Kilimanjaro with Lonely Planet and Intrepid on an eight-day trekking adventure. This is the most popular and direct of the mountain routes and the only one serviced by mountain huts to provide protection from the elements. With one guide for every two passengers and a team of porters, all you have to do is focus on the incredible views and keep your footing, while the crew keeps you safe and sound. Hike through forests and alpine meadows, over rocky ravines and past lunar landscapes to the spectacular summit of Africa's highest peak – the panoramic views from the top of Mt Kilimanjaro must be seen to be believed.
from $3,805.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$345.91 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Day 1 - Arrive Delhi , Day 2 - Delhi , Day 3 - Delhi / Agra , Day 4 - Agra / Fatehpur Sikri / Jaipur , Day 5 - Amber Fort Excursion / Jaipur Sightseeing , Day 6 - Jaipur / Jodhpur , Day 7 - Jodhpur / Jaisalmer , Day 8 - Jaisalmer Sightseeing , Day 9 - Jaisalmer / Jodhpur , Day 10 - Jodhpur / Ranakpur / Udaipur ...
from $1,590.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$144.55 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Beijing, Great Wall, Beijing - Overnight Train, Xi'an, Xi'an – Overnight Train, Shanghai, Huangshan, Hongcun, Shanghai
Discover the breathtaking countryside of China's north on this 12-day journey bookended by bright city lights. From the dizzying heights of Huangshan and the Great Wall, to the underground pits that hold thousands of Terracotta Soldiers and the waterfront Shanghai, this trip reveals myriad sides of China. Go beyond the tourist trail and immerse yourself in local life with stays in small guesthouses and travel on public transport.
11 Day Perth and Australia's South West Corner
HOTELS, SIGHTSEEING AND MORE
from $1,919.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$191.90 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Perth, Busselton, Albany, Esperance
After your time in Perth, travel to Australia's South West Corner. Remote and utterly remarkable, the town of Esperance has a coastline that would rival any in the world. Fine quartz sands edged by tumbles of rounded boulders meet placid ocean and endless islands. Esperance is also the closest town to the beach of Lucky Bay, where kangaroos regularly come to sunbake on its white sand.
from $1,255.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 2
Price Per Night:$627.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bangkok/Ayutthaya/Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi/Bangkok
from $6,510.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 21
Price Per Night:$310.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Christchurch, Punakaiki, Franz Josef , Queenstown, Milford Sound, Mt Cook, Christchurch, Kaikoura, Nelson – Stoke, Wellington...
Visually striking, culturally daring and ever-surprising, New Zealand will charm the socks off even the most reserved traveller. Nature enthusiasts will be awe-struck by the Franz Josef Glacier, photographers dazzled by the Bay of Islands, food lovers swooning over Kaikoura's cuisine and thrillseekers will have their pulses racing in Queenstown - the diversity of landscapes and activities in NZ is boundless. From south to north, beaches to volcanoes and charismatic towns to historical legacies, New Zealand has the capacity to wow on all fronts.
Caves & Castles: Hiking France’s Dordogne Valley
Bordeaux, France to Bordeaux, France
from $5,295.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Price Per Night:$882.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Arrive in Bordeaux & Transfer to Trémolat, Walk to Limeuil & Visit the Prehistoric Cave of Rouffignac, Walk to Tursac & Visit La Roque St. Christophe, Visit Font de Gaume & Walk from Saint Cyprien to Les Eyzies, Visit Chateau des Milandes & Walk Past Vestiges from the Hundred Years’ War, Visit Sarlat on Market Day & Canoe the Dordogne River, Depart Sarlat & Transfer to Bordeaux Airport
You should feel comfortable hiking 5 miles over the course of 3 hours per day, with one hike up to 8 miles. The cave visits require walking on uneven terrain.
from $12,400.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$1,127.27 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Depart home, Nairobi, Tarangire, Ngorongoro, Serengeti, Maasai Mara, Nairobi , Arrive home
In less than two weeks, The Heart of Kenya and Tanzania introduces us-or re-introduces us-to places with famous names, but most of all, it brings us to fantastic places, fantastic in the sense that their like is to be found exactly nowhere else on earth.
from $1,784.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$254.86 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Marseille – Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer, Cote d'Azur, Nice
Get off the tourist trail and jump aboard a yacht to see France from the sultry Mediterranean. Go from one celebrated port to the next and uncover a side of France only the rich get to see. To contrast the excitement and fervour of the mainland, visit beautiful islands that are a wealth of unspoilt beaches, fascinating histories, natural parks and relaxed, quirky towns. From the charming French cities of Marseille, St-Tropez, Cannes and Nice to the relaxed environs of the islands of Porquerolles, Port-Cros, St Marguerite and St Honorat, this is a unique and relaxing sailing adventure filled with culture, good food and plenty of time to swim and relax in the sunny Mediterranean.
from $1,580.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$225.71 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Playa del Carmen, Chichen Itza / Merida , Merida, Calakmul Homestay , Calakmul Ruins / Bacalar, Bacalar, Tulum
Adventure across the Yucatan Peninsula from the tropical beaches to the dense jungles. Lose yourself among ancient Maya ruins of Chichen Itza and Calakmul, and head to the bustling street markets before finding yourself in clear waters and turquoise lagoons of the coast. Learn about the Maya culture in colonial Merida, experience a local homestay near Calakmul, and then take the plunge in Bacalar: a laidback lake town famous for its ever-changing shades of blue water. Thousands of years of history mixed with a modern, laidback lifestyle means Mexico, and the Yucatan in particular, should be high on everyone’s bucket list.
from $3,525.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$391.67 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Cape Town, Cape Town City Sightseeing, Cape Town "Walk To Freedom", Cape Town Cape Peninsula, Cape Town / Kruger Safari, Kruger Safari, Kruger Safari / Johannesburg, Johannesburg History of Humankind & Lesedi Cultural Village, Johannesburg "Journey to Freedom", Johannesburg
This well balanced journey starts with several days in beautiful Cape Town, includes the Cape Peninsula and famous Kruger National Park, where you enjoy game drives and ends in South Africa's largest city Johannesburg, where among other sites you visit Soweto famed for its struggle against Apartheid.
from $3,240.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 16
Price Per Night:$202.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bishkek, Don Aryk – Issyk-Kul Lake – Kochkor, Song-Kol Lake (3016 metres), Kyzyl-Oi, Suusamyr Valley – Chychkan – Kok-Bel, Osh, Border crossing – Andijan – Tashkent, Tashkent, Samarkand, Samarkand – Shahrisabz – Bukhara...
Be entranced by the beauty of Kyrgyzstan and historical wonders of Uzbekistan on this 17-day tour. Traverse landscapes of alpine lakes and mountains interrupted only by dots of yurts, feel the divine artistic power of the detailed mosaics and towering minarets of ancient cities, and be welcomed into homes and family-run businesses by locals. A mix of ancient nomadic cultures, various iterations of both conservative and progressive Islam, Soviet influence and post-independence nationalism mean Central Asia is home to unique traditions. Travels here will leave you raving about the region for years to come and planning your next trip back as soon as you get home.
from $1,125.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$160.71 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bangkok, Sukhothai, Village Homestay, Village Homestay - Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai
Northern Thailand is a treasure trove filled with glittering temples, ancient ruins, exotic markets and sumptuous foods. Explore the capital of Siam's golden age at Sukhothai, visit the bustling markets of Chiang Mai, stay at a special homestay with local friends and enjoy a traditional khantok dinner - there's so much to discover on this tour through Thailand's northern kingdoms.
from $1,588.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$226.86 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Santorini – Ios, Sailing the Greek Islands, Mykonos
Dreaming of crystal-clear sapphire waters, whitewashed villages, history laden ruins, lively Greek culture and delectable cuisine straight off the land or from the sea? Then sailing from Greece's Santorini to Mykonos may just be what the doctor ordered. Spend eight blissed-out days under sun drenched skies enjoying the best the Greek Islands of Santorini, Ios, Amorgos, Small Cyclades, Naxos and Mykonos have to offer.
from $1,690.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$241.43 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Vienna, Bratislava, Hedervar/Lipot, Komarom, Esztergom, Budapest
Retrace the steps of the Roman, Ottoman and Turk Empires on this adventure along the mighty Danube River. Journey through picturesque villages, forests and lush farmlands as you cycle from Vienna to Budapest, passing through Slovakia and it's cosmopolitan capital. Live it up in Baroque style at the elegant Schönbrunn Palace or get lost in the cobbled laneways of Komarom, a city with one foot in Hungary and the other in Slovakia. Visit the architectural jewel of the Danube River, the Esztergom Basilica, and pass by the imposing white-hued Bratislava Castle. Celebrate a day in the saddle with a luxurious soak in one of Budapest's iconic baths.
from $1,915.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$273.57 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Munich, Salzburg, Vienna, Budapest
Indulge the senses by exploring the best of Central Europe’s festive market scene. Feel the bustling energy of Munich’s charismatic Christmas markets, savour the smell of spicy festive delights in Salzburg, see the sights of vibrant Vienna and take a therapeutic soak in the thermal baths of Budapest. Meander from stall to stall, discovering new sights, sounds, flavours and fashions.
from $1,405.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 2
Price Per Night:$702.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Pokhara
Relax and rejuvenate in lakeside Pokhara on a three-day tranquil stay with all the comforts you’ll need. Explore the Old City on a guided walking tour, admiring the classic architecture and watching Nepalese life pass you by, and enjoy panoramic views of the glorious Himalaya from the Shanti Stupa (Peace Pagoda). Pamper yourself with an included spa treatment with locally sourced herbs and oils at your resort’s onsite spa, and watch the sun peek from the peaks at sunrise in panoramic Sarangkot. This independent tour offers the perfect mix of sightseeing, delicious meals and indulgence – the ideal way to unwind at the end of a trek or a longer adventure through Nepal.
from $2,465.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$224.09 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Skopje, Matka Canyon / Skopje, Prizren / Skopje, Lake Ohrid, Berat, Tirana, Kruja / Tirana, Shkoder / Kotor, Kotor, Dubrovnik...
This adventure combines the must-sees of the Balkan region and the lesser-known glories of North Macedonia and Albania to create the perfect balance between old and new. Hang out in Dubrovnik's Old Town, cruise around Lake Ohrid and explore boutiques in Tirana. Check out regional hot spots and experience a hefty dollop of cultural hospitality on this immersive 12-day journey.
Best of the Dolomites
Innsbruck, Austria to Innsbruck, Austria
from $5,495.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Price Per Night:$686.88 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Arrive in Innsbruck, Austria, Warm-Up Hike through Pragser Wildsee (Lago di Braies), Hike Below the Face of Drei Zinnen (Tre Cime di Lavaredo), Explore the Trails of Cortina d’Ampezzo, Enjoy a Cinque Torri Circuit, Summit Piz Boè, Traverse the Mighty Rosengarten Rotwand, Visit "Otzi the Iceman" in Bozen, Depart from Innsbruck
Daily elevation gain varies from 200 – 3000’. Hikes are 5 - 7 hours. Guests must be fit enough for Alpine trekking and have experience walking on rocky terrain. You will sometimes need to use your hands to steady yourself in steep terrain. There are no technical difficulties that require ropes or crampons, etc.
Hiking the Haute Route
Geneva, Switzerland to Geneva or Zermatt, Switzerland
from $5,795.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$579.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Arrive in Geneva & Head to Chamonix, Warm-Up Hike in Chamonix, Ascend to Col de Balme, Siviez-Grande Dixence, Grande Dixence-Arolla, Arolla & Hike to Grimentz, Hike from Grimentz Via Zinal Pass to the Hamlet of Gruben, Gruben & Descend to St. Niklaus, Täsch to Zermatt, Zermatt...
Strenuous hiking at elevations that exceed 9,000' on rocky, sometimes boulder terrain. The use of ladders is required, and hikes cannot be shortened. You need to be in excellent physical shape to enjoy this experience.
from $1,190.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 3
Price Per Night:$396.67 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Johannesburg/Kruger National Park, Greater Kruger National Park, Greater Kruger National Park/Johannesburg
Answer the call of the Kruger, South Africa's vast and famous game park that is simply teeming with Africa's most iconic creatures. This four-day safari puts you right in the thick of the park's grasslands and forests, filled with birdlife and big game. Keep an eye out for grazing elephants, giraffes and wildebeest from your safari vehicle and try to spot prowling lions and leopards at night. This might be a short adventure, but it's certainly an action-packed and memorable one.
Majestic Mekong Discoverer Cruise
Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City
from $3,595.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 12
Price Per Night:$299.58 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Arrival Siem Reap, Siem Reap, Siem Reap - Prek’kdam Embarkation, Kampong Tralach - Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh - Cambodia / Vietnam Border Crossing - Hong Ngu, Hong Ngu – An Long – My An Hung, Sa Dec – Cai Be, My Tho – Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City Disembarkation – City Stay...
Sous Sdei and Welcome to Cambodia. You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel in Siem Reap. In the evening, meet your Tour Director to learn more about the days ahead.
from $11,266.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Ship: Ultramarine
Price Per Night:$1,408.25 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Reykjavik – Embarkation Day, Days 2–7 Southern Greenland, Narsarsuaq – Disembarkation Day – Reykjavik, Reykjavik
The fjord systems of Southern Greenland are blessed with some of the most dramatic views the country has to offer – white mountains and green valleys, towering icebergs and tiny flowers in bloom. Explore the depths of these fabulous fjords on a nine-day expedition that takes you off the vessel and into the incredible landscapes around you. Explore on foot, by Zodiac, by kayak and even by helicopter on this truly adventurous journey. While this Greenland expedition has no fixed itinerary, you can expect each day to bring something you’ve never seen or done before. This is expedition travel for the modern adventurer.
from $2,575.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 36
Price Per Night:$71.53 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Delhi, Delhi – Overnight Train, Thar Desert, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Pushkar, Jaipur, Abhaneri, Fatehpur Sikri – Agra...
Travel to the far-flung corners of India on this epic Lonely Planet Experience, powered by Intrepid. In the north, ride camels through Jaisalmer's desert, lose yourself in the electric bazaars of Jodhpur, witness pilgrims performing ancient ceremonies on the ghats of Varanasi and marvel at the iconic Taj Mahal in Agra. Then bask in the tropical southern climate, cruise along the Kerala Backwaters, come face-to-face with local customs in small rural towns, and laze on the gorgeous beaches of Goa – India's idyllic holiday destination. Enjoy the freedom to be immersed in the diverse cultures of colourful, chaotic and enchanting India on this small-group adventure.
from $1,380.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Price Per Night:$172.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bangkok, Ao Nang/Krabi, Ko Yao Yai, Phuket
Clear blue waters, white sands, swaying palm trees and a bungalow on the beach – they don’t call it Thai-riffic for nothing. Come and explore Thailand's capital, relax in the sun and try some of the choice food this region is renowned for. Exploring capital Bangkok, Ao Nang, Ko Yao Yai and Phuket, you’ll be hitting the best of the best in Thailand, getting all the time you need to hit the bustling streets and manic markets, or just basking on the shores of some of the best beaches in the world. It’s all fun and games that await, so jump right into the heart of Thailand’s best.
from $8,135.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 29
Price Per Night:$280.52 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Lima, Pisco/Paracas, Pisco/Paracas - Nazca Lines, Arequipa , Colca Canyon, Puno, Lake Titicaca (Home stay), Puno, Cusco, Inca Trail, Inca Quarry trail or Train option...
from $12,155.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$1,105.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): USA to Auckland, Cross the International Date Line, Welcome to Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland to Waitomo and Taupo, At leisure, Huka Lodge, Rotorua to Wairarapa, At leisure, Wairarapa, Wellington to Queenstown, Milford Sound helicopter tour, At leisure, Queenstown...
Be taken to the farthest reaches of this mysterious land as you wine and dine beside panoramic vistas. Luxury in New Zealand brings you deeper into Kiwi culture than you thought possible. Jet off on a helicopter ride over Milford Sound, relax and unwind in beautiful Wairarapa and marvel at the majesty of Canterbury. Luxury lodges, set next to picturesque backdrops are in store for you as you traverse this one-of-a-kind country in style.
from $2,390.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$170.71 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Negombo, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Dambulla, Sigiriya - Kandy, Kandy, Bandarawela, Haputale, Jungle Camp, Mirissa...
from $5,510.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 30
Price Per Night:$183.67 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): La Paz, Sucre , Potosi, Uyuni, Salar de Uyuni, Uyuni, Uyuni – Tilcara, Tilcara – Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires , Colonia del Sacramento...
Explore South America with Lonely planet and Intrepid Travel on this 31-day tour. Take the road less travelled from sky-high La Paz to party-ready Rio de Janeiro, stopping along the way to see the mind-bending Uyani Salt Flat, follow your rhythm in Buenos Aires, ride horses on a Uruguayan estancia and wonder at the incredible power of Iguazu Falls. This overland adventure is big on freedom – your local leader will give you insider info, your group will provide the company of curious, like-minded travellers, and then you decide how you want to spend your days.
Voyage to the Heart of the Amazon
Manaus, Brazil to Manaus, Brazil
from $4,665.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Price Per Night:$777.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Board the Motor Yacht Tucano, Explore the Amazon Rainforest, Forest Walks & Wildlife Watching, Explore Rio Jauaperi, Continue on the Rio Negro, Cruise Lago Janauari Ecological Park, Disembark from the Motor Yacht Tucano
The aim is to deliberately observe rainforest wildlife. This tour is not strenuous. Travelers can choose activity options that suit their interests and can stay on the vessel at any time. Participants on forest walks should be able to comfortably walk for two or more hours at a time in a hot and humid climate on uneven ground.
Baobabs of Madagascar
Antananarivo, Madagascar to Antananarivo, Madagascar
from $8,495.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$943.89 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Arrive at Antananarivo, Take a Scenic Drive and Spot Lemurs in Andasibe, Explore Perinet Reserve and Take a Lemur Safari at Night, Journey to Tsingy de Bemaraha, Discover Grand Tsingy on a Walking Adventure, Sunset Drive Through the Avenue of Baobabs, Camp in the Heart of the Spiny Forest, Explore the Forest from Mandrare River Camp, Visit the Local Village and Meet the Antandroy Tribe, Fly to Antananarivo and Depart Madagascar
You should be prepared to hike between 2-4 miles on several days on uneven terrain, with up to 1,300' elevation gain and loss. There are opportunities to do wildlife walks at night.
from $2,095.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Price Per Night:$261.88 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Anchorage, Denali National Park, Maclaren River, Wrangell-St Elias National Park, Valdez, Anchorage
Alaska may be part of the USA, but it feels like another world. Discover incredible mountain ranges, diverse wildlife and shining glaciers on a nine-day Lonely Planet Experience in the coldest and iciest state of the USA. Go deep into the wild through the isolated Denali and Wrangell-St Elias national parks, then reunite with civilisation with stops in Anchorage and Valdez. Look out for moose, caribou and grizzly bears on an Alaskan safari and take a kayak trip past waterfalls and sea life. This active adventure takes you well off the beaten track, so escape from the world and explore the deep wilderness of Alaska.
from $2,185.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 12
Price Per Night:$182.08 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Cusco , Trek – Chiquisaca Camp , Trek – Choquequirao Camp, Choquequirao Inca Site , Trek – Maizal , Trek – Yanama , Trek – Totora, Trek – Lucabamba, Trek – Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu – Ollantaytambo...
from $1,680.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 5
Price Per Night:$336.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Anchorage, Seward, Homer, Anchorage
Spot killer whales, bears and playful sea otters on this six-day Lonely Planet Experience deep into Alaska's beautiful, icy heart. From Anchorage to Seward, journey past boreal forests, around mountain ranges and into the spectacular bay. Stroll along the remote beaches of Homer, count puffins nesting in the rugged cliffs, kayak past icebergs in Seward and experience the majestic calm of this vast wilderness. With local knowledge and some pretty epic lodgings along the way, experience Alaska on a true wilderness adventure.
from $3,185.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 29
Price Per Night:$109.83 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Kathmandu, Phakding (2610 m), Namche Bazaar (3440 m), Phortse Gaon (3810 m), Dingboche (4360m), Dingboche (4410 m), Lobuche (4900 m), Gorak Shep - Everest Base Camp (5364 m), Kala Pattar - Pheriche or Orsho, Tengboche (3840 m)...
from $4,680.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 18
Price Per Night:$260.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Addis Ababa, Konso, Jinka, Turmi, Arba Minch, Addis Ababa, Bahir Dar, Gondar, Simien Mountains National Park / Debark, Aksum...
from $165.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 1
Price Per Night:$165.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Puno / Lake Titicaca, Puno
Sail close to the clouds on Lake Titicaca and meet the descendants of ancient civilisations that inhabit its islands. Feel the spongy reeds of the 'floating' Uros islands beneath your feet, learn about unique local cultures and customs at a homestay, and relish the vistas over seemingly infinite waters from the brilliant Taquile Island. This is the world’s highest navigable lake, sitting at a soaring 3,812 m above sea level. On this unique and inspiring trip, encounter the fascinating people and beautiful locations that characterise this evocative place.
from $5,960.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$596.00 (USD)
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Location(s): Johannesburg / Greater Kruger National Park, Greater Kruger National Park, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Cape Town - Walking Tour & Cape Point Peninsula, Cape Town - Winelands, Cape Town
Enjoy an incredible African adventure on this journey from Kruger National Park to the rugged beauty of sophisticated Cape Town. Feel the thrill of spotting one (or more!) of Africa’s Big Five for the first time on a game drive, hear the trumpet of elephants across the plains and learn about the park’s unique ecosystem on a guided walk. Travel to bustling Joburg – a juxtaposing city of mansions and shantytowns – before travelling to the chic streets of Cape Town to learn about the city’s dramatic past. Immerse yourself in the culture, beauty and history of this astonishing region.
from $10,795.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$1,199.44 (USD)
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Location(s): USA to Queensland, Cross the International Date Line, Welcome to Queensland, Australia, At leisure, Silky Oaks Lodge, Cairns to Lizard Island, At leisure, Lizard Island, Lizard Island to Sydney (Via Cairns), At leisure, Sydney, Sydney to USA
Regale in the Great Barrier Reef’s most exclusive luxury haven where you’ll revitalize and energize. Cairns, Sydney and the Great Barrier Reef are the spotlights showing you the true Colors of Australia. Feel the aura of Daintree at Silky Oaks Lodge, nestled inside the oldest living rainforest on earth. Jet set to Lizard Island set on the world’s largest reef, a spot renowned for diving and catching a glimpse of the elusive Moray Eel. This private paradise is an exclusive environment perfect for slipping away from the world. Fall in love with Sydney, a cosmopolitan city unlike any other. People watch on trendy Oxford Street or get lost exploring all that this booming met...
from $3,760.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$376.00 (USD)
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Location(s): Djibouti City, Lac Abbe, Lac Assal, Foret du Day National Park, Obock, Plage des Sables Blancs, Djibouti City
Embark on an active adventure along the Horn of Africa on this 11-day Lonely Planet Experience powered by Intrepid. Experience life like an Afar nomad, float on one of the world’s saltiest lakes, snorkel in search of whale sharks and travel in a country with incredible cultures but very little tourism. Explore diverse and sometimes surreal scenery. Hike to Lac Assal, summit Ardoukoba Volcano, trek through Foret du Day National Park, relax on the beach at Plage des Sables Blancs and drift to sleep ‘belles etoiles’ (under the stars) at Allouli. Be the first person you know to come home raving about dreamy Djibouti.
from $1,425.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$101.79 (USD)
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Location(s): Cairo, Aswan, Nubian Homestay , Nile Felucca, Luxor, Hurghada, Cairo, Alexandria, Cairo
Travel with Intrepid and Lonely Planet to experience the ancient stories and pharaonic cultures that are the quintessential image of Egypt. For 15 days, adventure to bustling Cairo, cruise along the Nile in a traditional felucca and explore Luxor, Alexandria and coastal Hurghada. Gaze at the grandeur of the pyramids, step back in time at magnificent tombs and relax on deck while you watch rural Egyptian life pass you by along the Nile. Acclaimed sights, tucked-away treasures, Nubian hospitality and everything in between – let your mind wander as you discover the true face of Egypt.
Three Kingdoms of South Africa Adventure
Johannesburg, South Africa to Johannesburg, South Africa
from $5,995.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$545.00 (USD)
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Location(s): Arrive in Johannesburg, Take a Nature Hike en Route to Northern Drakensberg, Hike to the Amphitheatre in Royal Natal National Park, Head to Southern Drakensberg, Tour the Kingdom of Lesotho, Discover Durban, Enter the Kingdom of the Zulu, Spot Wildlife in Mkuze Game Reserve & on Lake Jozini, Explore the Kingdom of Eswatini, Go on Safari in Kruger National Park...
This trip includes 4X4 safaris, a 3 hour scenic cycling tour, and guided nature walks of varied length. The 6-8 hour hike to the top of Amphitheatre includes 1,800 feet of elevation gain. Activities are optional, and no previous experience is required.
from $2,455.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$223.18 (USD)
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Location(s): Kota Kinabalu, Dusun Village, Mt Kinabalu National Park , Mt Kinabalu – Poring Hot Springs, Poring Hot Springs, Kinabatangan River, Sandakan, Turtle Island, Sepilok , Kota Kinabalu...
Explore a mystical land of natural beauty and rare wildlife on this 12-day Sabah Adventure. With its collection of unique animals, ancient traditions, hot springs, tribal villages, loveable orangutans and incredible views, Sabah has something for everyone. Experience the very best of this part of Borneo – climbing Mt Kinabalu, watching sea turtles lay their eggs and sharing laughs with your local village hosts. Each moment of this incredible small group adventure will give you a fascinating insight into the wild life of Borneo.