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.
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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 »
Hike among lush valleys, timeless trails, and soaring peaks on this moderate-to-strenuous trip to 18,000-foot Kala Patthar. We'll get close-up views of Everest, explore the Namche Bazaar, and meet monks at a renowned monastery. More »
Forgo the crowded Inca Trail and strike out along a less traveled route featuring snow-mantled peaks, comfortable eco-lodges, a full day at the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, and a tour of Peru's ancient capital, Cuzco. More »
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 »
Sample Costa Rica's major ecosystems on a visit to six national parks and two private reserves. We'll explore secluded waterfalls, search for wildlife by boat, snorkel in the ocean, and bathe in hot springs. 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 »
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 »