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.
View exotic birds and beasts in Africa, stroll through ripening vineyards and charming villages in Italy, or uncover ancient Mayan secrets in Guatemala and Honduras. All this here, plus Asia, South America, and our latest trips for 2014.
Check out our featured picks below, or browse the full lineup by activity, destination, date, or price.
Travel the ultimate Everest circuit. We'll trek 80 miles up four valleys below Everest, visiting desolate lakes, quiet villages, and remote backcountry. Porters will carry our gear to rustic lodges in dramatic settings. More »
Learn how the Republic of Ireland became distinguished from its neighbor on a journey through ancient and modern history in Northern Ireland. After hiking and sightseeing each day, we'll return to cozy B&Bs for the night. More »
Develop your senses and embrace your creativity on a journal-making tour featuring forest and garden hikes, a bird sanctuary, a winery and olive oil tour, colorful art, famous churches, and walks through medieval towns. More »
Experience the towering beauty of Italy's western Alps. With wildflowers at their peak, our moderately paced day hikes will traverse a landscape of jagged peaks, sparkling lakes, mountain meadows, and magnificent flora and fauna. More »
Traverse the dramatic mountains and remote coastlines of this diverse part of Spain. We'll hike spectacular gorges in the Picos de Europa, explore traditional villages, and enjoy world-famous cheeses and wines. More »
Savor the "good life" while touring Tuscany's fabled towns and countryside. We'll explore Florence, Siena, Pisa, San Gimignano, Volterra, and Chianti wine country guided by experts in Italian art, history, and culture. More »
Explore the ancient and exotic in northern Laos and Cambodia. We’ll hike to caves, boat on a beautiful river, visit temples and Phnom Penh’s wildlife zoo, and tour Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world. More »
Go where few Westerners have gone before. Our combination of day hikes and visits to cultural and artistic sites will lead us through diverse Himalayan terrain and Buddhist culture, with lodging in cozy hotels. More »
Discover the Caribbean’s best-kept secret as we traverse the national trail, bathe in a sulfur spa, visit tropical rivers and waterfalls flowing through virgin forests, and view whales, reefs, and other special ocean inhabitants. More »