Become an insider in a foreign land. We partner with local guides, environmentalists, and naturalists to give you in-depth experiences in exotic locations around the globe. From "best of" sampler trips, to special-interest activities like wildlife viewing and extended trekking, we've got a unique and action-packed outing waiting for you.
Check out a few of our featured picks below, or visit our Advanced Search page to search our extensive lineup by activity, budget, date, or destination.
Tick a few dozen tropical birds off your wish list on a visit to two world-famous birding sites. We'll explore wide-ranging habitats including a cloud forest, dry foothills, and coastal beaches, while enjoying a vast diversity of birds. More »
Explore the rainforests, ruins, and tropical animals of Belize and Guatemala. Highlights including the ancient Mayan ruins of Tikal and Lamanai, the Cockscomb Jaguar Preserve, and the Belizean Barrier Reef. More »
Discover unique history and natural biodiversity on a comprehensive journey through this enduring land. Travelling from the verdant north to the southern desert, we'll visit history-rich cities and the famous Dead and Red Seas. More »
Explore the wild and remote canyons of Mexico’s Sierra Madre, home of the Tarahumara Indians. Our trip features a spectacular train ride through the Sierra Madre Occidental and along the rim of Copper Canyon. More »
Stroll among birds and sea lions and snorkel the turquoise waters of this unique living laboratory that inspired Darwin. We'll also tour Guayaquil and a cocoa farm and spend two days in historic Quito. More »
Walk through the picturesque Southern England, exploring storybook villages, Roman ruins, medieval abbeys, and lush gardens. We'll also tour Bath, Stratford-upon-Avon, and the Neolithic stone circles of Stonehenge and Avebury More »
Embark on a cultural journey in historic Japan. We will hike among active volcanoes and on ancient Buddhist trails on Kyushu Island, visit secluded temples, soak in hot thermal springs, and dine on fresh local cuisine. More »
Follow an ancient trade route from Dali toward Tibet, stopping to explore traditional towns and villages and meet local people. Along the way, we'll visit soaring mountains, deep river valleys, and ancient monasteries. More »
Explore vast savannas with free ranging herds of graceful antelope, all the big cats, giraffes, hyenas, and 500 species of spectacular birds. We'll have plenty of time to observe, photograph, and visit famous Victoria Falls. More »
See the snows of Kilimanjaro before they're gone and reach the highest point in Africa on this nontechnical climb. Our journey will take us from lush grasslands to cloud forest, moorland, and finally the tundra zone. More »
Immerse yourself in a Mongolian wilderness as we trek through forest and mountain ranges to a stunning lake with abundant wildlife. This challenging but rewarding journey will take us to areas few people have ever seen. More »
Travel colorful Cuba like a local as we explore its cities, towns, farms, and beaches by bicycle. We'll pedal at a leisurely pace, meeting nationals face-to-face and enjoying hearty meals, vibrant music, culture, and four-star hotels. More »