Price Per Night:$499.55 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 29, 2020through Nov 09, 2020
Arrive in Khartoum, Discover Khartoum’s Museums, Souks & Whirling Dervishes, Explore the Western Desert, Visit Wadi Sebu, Temples of Sesibi & Soleb, Tour Ancient Tombos, See Old Dongola, Visit Nubian Villages of Kerma & Karima, Visit Jebel Barkal Temple, Ancient City of Napata & El Kurru Tombs, Cruise the Nile to the Nuri Pyramids, Cross the Bayuda Desert to the Camp at Meroe, Marvel at the Royal Sites of Meroe...
This is an overland touring trip with day walks exploring the fascinating ruins. There are some long driving days over rough roads and dusty dirt tracks.
Price Per Night:$535.91 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 09, 2021through May 20, 2021
Welcome to Uzbekistan, Scenic Drive to Samarkand, Explore the Legendary City of Samarkand, Take the Train to Bukhara and Visit Bukhara’s UNESCO-Listed Sites, Stroll the Streets of Old Bukhara, Cross into Turkmenistan & Discover Historical Mary, Explore the Historical Sites of Merv, Tour Ashgabat’s Tombs & Sanctuary of Parthian Kings, Arrive in the Ancient City of Khiva, Tour Old Khiva...
On this trip, you will be touring cities and villages, exploring ancient sites, and visiting beautiful mosques and vibrant bazaars – as well as enjoying the warmth of each country's people. While none of the walking is particularly difficult, some days you’ll be on your feet for much of the day.
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:$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:$345.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 01, 2020through Dec 20, 2020
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, Buenos Aires - Estancia, Depart Buenos Aires
Price Per Night:$426.33 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 01, 2020through Oct 16, 2020
Arrive in Nepal, Tour the Kathmandu Valley, Fly to the Khumbu, Hike to Monjo, Catch Your First Glimpse of Everest!, Trek to Tashinga via the Hillary School, Follow the Flags to Phortse, Ascend to Dole, Climb to Machermo, Behold Gokyo Valley, Nepal’s Land of Sacred Lakes...
On this trip, 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. Previous experience is recommended, and you should be in good physical condition.
Price Per Night:$666.11 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 17, 2021through May 26, 2021
Welcome to Avignon, Hike from Saint Rémy to the Alpilles, Hike to Les Baux de Provence, Journey from Gordes to the Senanque Abbey, Walk in the Landscape of Cezanne, Discover the Dentelles de Montmirail, Hike the Vineyards Above Gigondas, Summit the Lofty Mont Ventoux, Hike the Calanques de Marseille to Cassis, Explore Parc National des Calanques...
This is a moderately challenging hike with hiking distances of 6-9 miles per day. You should be comfortable hiking 4-7 hours per day. Elevation gain and loss is moderate, usually 500-1,000 feet.
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:$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:$1,015.77 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Aug 05, 2020through Sep 30, 2020
USA to Auckland, Cross the International Date Line, Welcome to Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland to Treetops Lodge, At leisure, Treetops Lodge, Treetops Lodge to Wharekauhau Lodge, Martinborough Wine Tour, Day at Leisure, Wharekauhau Lodge, Wharekauhau Lodge to Blanket Bay, Milford Ultimate Helicopter Tour...
There’s no shortage of luxury and romance on A Journey through New Zealand. Sip some of the world’s best Pinot Noir in Martinborough, one of the finest wine growing regions in New Zealand. Take a helicopter tour over Milford Sound, flying over seal colonies, the beautiful Sutherland Falls and stopping for a champagne luncheon at a goldminer’s cottage hidden high in the mountains. Spend your time in New Zealand lapping up luxury at secluded resorts, the ideal locations to retreat and unwind with beautiful, inspiring backdrops.
Price Per Night:$281.25 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 01, 2020through Mar 31, 2021
USA to Melbourne (Via Sydney), Cross the International Date Line, Welcome to Melbourne, Australia, Koalas and Kangaroos, in the Wild, At leisure, Melbourne, Melbourne to Uluru/Uluru Sunset Tour, Sounds of Silence, Ayers Rock to Cairns, Great Barrier Reef tour, Kuranda tour...
On this all-encompassing journey around the Land of Oz you’ll experience all the highlights of Australia, hitting Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef, and Sydney – a full circle for a one-of-a kind Aussie adventure. Culture is what makes Melbourne unique; spend your time sampling restaurants, checking out galleries or experiencing a local sports game. Next you’re off to Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park. Here you’ll watch the sunset over Uluru, Australia’s icon of the Outback, and listen to the “sounds of silence” while enjoying a traditional meal set under the stars. Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef are next on deck. A full day excu...
Price Per Night:$561.88 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jul 04, 2021through Jul 12, 2021
Arrive in Geneva, Switzerland & Transfer to Chamonix, France, Hike from Les Houches to Chalet de Nant Borrant, Hike from Val Montjoie to Les Chambres de Soleil, Hike from La Vallee des Glaciers to Le Col de la Seigne into Courmayeur, Hike to Italy’s Val Ferret, Hike to Le Grand Col Ferret & Descend into Champex, Hike to Bovine & Continue to Col de la Forclaz, Hike to Col de Balme & Descend into Chamonix, Return to Geneva & Fly Home
You will need to be a comfortable walking up to 10 miles per day with several thousand feet of elevation change. The trails are smooth and in excellent condition. You do not need to be an athlete, but you should be in excellent physical condition to take this trip.
Price Per Night:$572.27 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Nov 06, 2020through Nov 17, 2020
Arrive in Amman, Discover Amman, Journey to Jerash & Ajloun, Head South to Mount Nebo & Madaba, Hike from Dana to Feynan Ecolodge, Hike from Wadi Feynan to Furon, Hike from Furon to Ghbour Whedat, Hike from Ghbour Whedat to Little Petra, Hike from Little Petra to Petra, Explore Ancient Petra & Travel to Wadi Rum...
This trip includes hikes up to 11.5 miles on five days with significant ascents and descents and walking for sightseeing on several other days.
Price Per Night:$435.36 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 28, 2020through Oct 12, 2020
Arrive in Nepal, Culture in Kathmandu, Flight to Pokhara, Journey from Pokhara to Samar via Jomsom, Explore Rhangchung Chorten and Ghemi, Hike to Ghar Gompa, Descend to Lo Manthang, Enjoy Lo Manthang, Depart Lo Manthang for Yara, Day Trip to Luri Gompa, Hike to Tangge...
You will be hiking five to seven hours and 4.5-10 miles a day, up and down mountain trails that are steep and rocky, and at elevations between 8,500 and 14,000 feet. You need to be in excellent health and top physical condition to enjoy your trek.
Price Per Night:$477.22 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 25, 2020through Oct 04, 2020
Arrive in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Explore Addis Ababa, Fly to Gondar & Drive to the Simien Mountains, Spot Wildlife on a Scenic Escarpment Trek, Lodge-to-Lodge Trek in Simien Mountains National Park, Blend Hiking & Yoga in an Acacia Forest, Explore the Castles & Churches of Historic Gondar, Fly to Lalibela & Visit the Magnificent Yemrehanna Kristos Church, Discover the Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela, Fly Back to Addis Ababa & Depart from Ethiopia
There will be three days with strenuous hiking ranging from 3 to 7 hours at elevation over 10,000ft. The hiking trails will be diverse terrain.
Price Per Night:$509.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 07, 2020through Oct 17, 2020
Arrive in Bangkok, Enter the Kingdom of Bhutan, Hike to Cheri Monastery, Explore Thimphu & Paro, Hike to Taktsang Monastery, Go Deep in the Unspoiled Haa Valley, Trek to Camp Below Saga La, Over Saga La to Ningula, Surround Yourself with Himalayan Peaks, Return to Bangkok...
You will be hiking one to five hours on many days, up and down mountain trails that are sometimes steep, and mostly at elevations above 7,000 feet. You will ascend to over 10,000 feet on several hikes.
Price Per Night:$328.57 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Aug 05, 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:$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:$928.64 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Aug 05, 2020through Nov 14, 2020
USA to Johannesburg, Welcome to Johannesburg, South Africa, Soweto Tour & Apartheid Museum, Johannesburg to Savute (via Maun), Activities in Savute Elephant Camp, Savute to Moremi, Activities at Khwai River Lodge, Moremi to Okavango, Activities at Eagle Island Camp, Maun to Cape Town (via Johannesburg)...
Journey through South Africa and Botswana with Belmond Safari, a comprehensive luxury safari itinerary taking you deep into the heart of Africa. Spot the big cats, zebra and Africa’s largest populations of elephants. Feel your heart racing as you get up close and personal with Africa’s incredible wildlife in their natural habitat. Games drives, luxury escapes and awe-inspiring backdrops will leave you breathless as you journey deep into culture rich Africa.
Price Per Night:$635.91 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 15, 2020through Sep 26, 2020
Arrive in Istanbul, Turkey, Visit the Old Town & Cruise the Bosphorus, Explore the Blue Mosque, the Topkapi Palace & Grand Bazaar, Fly to Adiyaman & Visit Mount Nemrud, Discover the Prophets’ City of Urfa, Explore Gobekli Tepe & See the Highlights of Urfa, Fly to Antalya & Embark on a Gulet Cruise, Visit the Ghost Town of Kayakoy & Cruise to a Secluded Bay, Visit Ancient Kaunos & Marmaris, Journey to Aphrodisias & Pamukkale...
This is a moderate trip, with scenic cruising and good walking - about 4-5 hours per day on uneven pavement to explore cities, archaeological sites and museums.
Price Per Night:$679.50 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 06, 2020through Oct 16, 2020
Arrive in Ajaccio, Corsica & Transfer to Your Hotel, Hike above the Gulf of Porto, Hike to Girolata & Tour Scandola Nature Reserve by Private Boat, Hike the Famous GR20 to Lake Nino for a Picnic Lunch, Hike to Lakes Melo and Capitello & Tour Corte, Summit Mount Renoso & Picnic on the Shores of Lake Bastani, Hike at the Aiguilles de Bavella & Learn its Rocky Secrets, Hike to the Plateau of Cuscione & Lunch at an Iconic Trailside Cafe, Hike the Heart of the Aiguilles de Bavella, Hike the Cliffs of
You should feel comfortable hiking from 4-6 hours per day, in addition to one 12-mile day, with an average of 2,000' elevation gain and loss Terrain is varied but sometimes may include rocky or uneven sections.
Price Per Night:$270.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Aug 05, 2020through Mar 31, 2021
USA to Rarotonga, Welcome to Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Island Discovery Tour, At leisure, Rarotonga, Rarotonga to Aitutaki, At leisure, Aitutaki, Aitutaki to Rarotonga, At leisure, Rarotonga, Rarotonga to USA
Discover the pristine waters, uninfluenced culture and Pacific beauty of the Cook Islands. Take a journey through Rarotonga, the perfect opportunity to experience the sights, culture and history of the local people and this fascinating country. Set yourself where the palms meet the ocean and float in the clearest waters you have ever laid your eyes on. Relaxation is key as your leisurely days are filled with delicious cuisine and picturesque views on Cook Islands Discovery.
Price Per Night:$183.33 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Aug 05, 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:$592.19 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Sep 01, 2020through Sep 30, 2020
USA to Melbourne, Cross the International Date Line, Welcome to Melbourne, Koalas and Kangaroos, in the Wild, Touring Melbourne, Melbourne to Adelaide, Kangaroo Island - One Day Adventure, Classic Adelaide - Culture & Heritage, The Ghan from Adelaide to Alice Springs, Arrival to Alice Springs...
Discover the hidden heritage of Down Under as you travel to unique Aussie locations and link up with Aboriginal guides. Visit the chic city of Melbourne and explore her metropolitan highlights as well as encounter unique Aussie wildlife on the outskirts of the city. Marvel at the magnificent Ayers Rock, a sight sure to overwhelm all of your senses as you begin to understand why it's so treasured by the local cultures. End your adventure in the iconic city of Sydney as you explore the famed sights and landmarks like the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Price Per Night:$505.63 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Aug 05, 2020through Sep 30, 2020
USA to Cairo, Welcome to Cairo, Egypt, Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis & Sakkara, Private Coptic Cairo, Citadel, Mosques & Bazaar, Egyptian Museum, Cairo to Aswan via Nile River Cruise Ship, Luxor to Esna, Esna to Kom Ombo, Kom Ombo to Aswan, Abu Simbel Temple...
Get ready to discover the history and ancient ruins of Egypt. From the vibrant and bustling cities to the awe-inspiring pyramids, there will be no lack and amazement on this Egyptian journey. Learn about one of the most modernized, yet ancient civilizations and become wonderstruck as you experience their accomplishments first hand. A combination of superb accommodations and old world exploration is sure to leave you with lasting memories of some of the world's most fascinating cities.
Explore the surrounding Cape Town townships, meet the people and be inspired by their amazing stories.Discover the heritage and history of South Africa on a full schedule of excursions including a ferry ride to Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated for 18 of his 27 years in prison, now a historical landmark.Experience the thrill and excitement of viewing wildlife in their natural habitat as a guest of a private game lodge.Enjoy vibrant music and a delicious African meal at Gold, a unique African restaurant.