Embark on an exhilarating 8-day desert adventure, beginning with your arrival in Algiers and a direct flight to Djanet. From there, you'll explore the wonders of the Sahara in a 4x4, with highlights including walks through Erg Admer's endless dunes, visits to enchanting canyons and ancient rock gravures, and encounters with the unique Zeriba houses. Journey to the colorful dunes of Tisras, ascend the famous Tassili N'Ajjer plateau, and immerse yourself in the local culture in Djanet, complete with a soothing Moorish spa experience. Your unforgettable desert expedition concludes with a visit to the Djanet souk for last-minute treasures before your return journey via Algiers.
Venture to the iconic James Bond Island known as Phang Nga Bay. Sample the fresh flavours of Phuket as you wander through a local street market. Escape the bustling city to the picturesque Koh Yao Yai, where you can hear yourself think.
Take the opportunity to explore the second-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Discover Sardinia's archaeological and cultural sites and picturesque towns. Spend as much time as you like at the stops along the way and enjoy total flexibilityt.
Witness the potters that use traditional pottery methods. Visit the old houses of Muharraq and explore the Gulf‘s pre-Islamic architectures. Visit the capital mall to see Bahrain local handmade products.
Experience the best of Cape Verde, from the vibrant streets of São Vicente to the breath-taking landscapes of Santo Antão. Explore extinct volcanoes, relax on beautiful beaches, enjoy amazing viewpoints, savour a traditional meal, and hike in the lush Paul Valley. This trip promises unforgettable adventures and cherished memories of Cape Verde's natural beauty and cultural richness.
The perfect Costa Rica short trip for everyone who wants to combine adventure and relaxation in Costa Rica! Experience the beauty of the rainforest during an early morning walk. Visit the Tortuguero National Park is one of the most important nature preserves in Costa Rica. Hike the Cahuita National Park one of the largest continuous coral reef in the country.
Enjoy the tours in the centre of Cuba with many colonial cities like Havana, Cienfuegos, Trinidad, Sancti Spiritus, Remedios and even more. You will be with private knowledgeable English-speaking driver-guide who knows all about Cuban culture, art and history. Overnights in colonial boutique hotels that are a visit worth on its own.
This diversified roundtrip through Belize includes most important atractions in this small, central american country located between Mexico and Guatemala. You walk in the steps of a lost high civilization and visit mystical Mayan sites in Lamanai, Xunantunich and Caracol. The absolute highlight is visit of Mayan metropolis Tikal located in Guatemala's rainforest. Take an adventurous cave tubing tour floating on a calm river into the magical underworld, snorkel on the second largest coral reef at Bounty island South Water Caye. In southern most district Toledo you meet cacao farmers and get a impression of their natural life style and cultivation of cacao plants.
Come with us and discover 2 islands belonging to Cape Verde's archipelago - Säo Vicente, known as the little Brazil of the African coast and Santo Antäo, the pearl of the Atlantic with its fertile valleys with banana plantations and sugar cane fields. A diversity of breath-taking landscapes. A journey focused on sharing, conviviality, meeting and authenticity.
Sossusvlei, Swakopmund, Etosha South and Windhoek - Discover the best Namibia has to offer. Explore the desert, the coast and the wildlife. Two exciting game drives are included for you and will certainly leave you speechless.
Explore the awe-inspiring mountains of Nepal, including the mighty Mount Everest, on our group tour. Immerse yourself in the captivating blend of Buddhist and Hindu architecture, intertwined with Tibetan monasteries, in the historic capital city of Kathmandu. Discover the timeless charm of Kathmandu as you wander through ancient monasteries, temples, and monuments. Experience the cultural treasures of the royal city of Patan, where the magnificent palace, revered Krishna Temple, and rare Durbar Square will captivate your senses. Embark on a cultural exploration of Nepal's mystical landscapes and architectural wonders.
Explore the beauty of Sicily from the comfort of your own car while staying in authentic boutique style hotels. Learn all about sicilan wine and get a taste of some of the finest wines the island has to offer. Follow the paths of the Corleones and experience real italian culture in one of the most amazing locations of the world.
Enjoy staying in a Ryokan, a traditional Japanese inn set in the wooded forests of Hakone. Explore Tokyo and immerse yourself in Japanese culture with your choice of touring in Tokyo including a Sumo lunch or a visit to Meiji Jingu shrine. Visit the Golden Pavilion (Kinkaku-Ji), a spectacular Buddhist temple in Kyoto, covered with pure gold leaf.
Enjoy four nights in World Heritage listed Luang Prabang, repeatedly mentioned as a highlight by our travellers. Prepare your own traditional Lao picnic of barbecue chicken and bamboo sticky rice to take to the magnificent Kuang Si Falls. Enjoy bonus offers in Luang Prabang including a complimentary room upgrade. See page 65 for our range of hotels and bonus offers.
Explore west of Cuba with great activities like cycling in Havana, horseback riding in Viñales, snorkelling and kayak in Bay of Pigs, hiking to waterfalls in Trinidad. Enjoy touring with a sportive driver guide who knows all about Cuban nature.
Adventurous self drive tour in Belize on the tracks of a vanished high civilization visiting major Mayan sites like Caracol or Xunantunich, Nim Li Punit, Lubaantun and world famous Tikal in Guatemala! Enjoy jungle walks into rainforest and discover its hidden treasures like mysterious cave systems, lush tropical vegetation and an abondance of wildlife. Meet local people in biggest Garifuna settlement Dangriga with its intriguing African roots and learn more about their culture and todays life style.
Swim in the waterfalls and visit a coffee farm in the highlands of the Bolaven Plateau. Take a jeep trip to an ethnic village with traditional bamboo houses. See the ancient temple ruins of Vat Phou. Explore the local coffee shops and meet with a young farmer and learn about noodle production before sampling your own. View the beautiful Kuang Si waterfalls and visit a rescue centre for Asiatic Black Bears. Engage in a plant scavenger hunt at the botanical gardens and prepare traditional dishes in a cooking class.
Rwanda, often hailed as the "Land of a Thousand Hills," is a nation blessed with abundant natural beauty. Within its borders lies a sanctuary for the endangered Chimpanzee. In this meticulously crafted itinerary, we invite you to embark on a captivating journey. You'll engage in exhilarating chimpanzee tracking, thrilling game drives, and tranquil boat cruises through the savannah park. Additionally, immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Rwanda's cultural and community heritage, where you'll gain profound insights into the diverse cultures and historical ways of life that define its people.
See the world’s tallest fountain and try some famous local tea in Jeddah. Visit the historic mosques of Madinah and sample the delicious dishes at a traditional open-air market. Enjoy a home cooked meal and an overnight stay at a farm guest house, surrounded by an oasis of palm trees and mud houses. Witness the geological marvel of Elephant Rock at Al Ula. Walk through a beautiful sandstone valley and follow in the footsteps of ancient explorers.
Discover the rich world of coffee with Mr. Kamsouk as you explore the picturesque Bolaven Plateau aboard a vintage army Jeep. Immerse yourself in the tranquil ambiance of Don Daeng Island, nestled within the idyllic 4,000 Islands region. Cycle through its serene landscapes and encounter local villages, gaining insights into the island way of life. Delight in a traditional Sindat dining experience, where you become your own chef, grilling ingredients at your table and savouring the authentic flavours of Laos.
Take in the breath-taking views of Sigiriya rock, often referred to as the eighth wonder of the world. See some of the world ‘s most majestic and rare creatures as you trek through Hiriwadunna. Admire the perfectly preserved architecture in the ancient city of Polonnaruwa.
Learn about the royal history of Samosir Island including tombs, and an ancient stone table. Visit local villages for craftsmanship of silver products and textile weaving. Discover natural landscapes, hot springs, markets and museums.See monkeys harvest coconuts, pepper, vanilla, cardamom and cinnamon.
Explore the exciting and rugged landscapes of Ranthambore National Park with a naturalist guide on an open-top jeep safari. Go in search of the majestic Bengal tigers. Take a jeep ride along the cobbled roads to the hilltop of Amber Fort. Crowning the crest of the hill, Amber Fort offers panoramic views of the surrounding desert hills and villages.
Experience the vibrant streets of Old Delhi on a rickshaw tour, immersing yourself in the local way of life. Marvel at the timeless beauty of the Taj Mahal, a symbol of love crafted in gleaming white marble. Embark on an exhilarating game drive through the pristine forests of Ranthambore National Park, in search of the majestic Royal Bengal Tigers. Explore the Pink City of Jaipur on a captivating rickshaw tour, guided by women who come from the slums and low-income areas of Jaipur. Indulge in local traditions and flavours during a memorable dinner with a warm and welcoming local family in Jaipur. Experience the best of India's cultural heritage and natural wonders on this remarkable journey.
Dine on authentic Cambodian cuisine and explore the capital Phnom Penh by cyclo. Travel through scenic rice fields and orchards and eat like a local. Visit Cambodian families who produce traditional products, sample the local delicacies, and enjoy unique cultural performances with a dance and dinner experience. Enter the great temple of Angkor Wat before sunrise. Learn to make traditional Cambodian cuisine in the rural countryside and visit the second largest freshwater lake in the world.
Discover Bangkok’s famous landmarks through various methods of transport. Experience the oldest & largest floating market and weave through the canals on a longtail boat. Visit Asia’s first water jungle park for a fun filled day.
Enjoy Dubai's amazing Skyline in all its splendour. Experience Self-Driving tour through Al Ain City and Umm Al Quwain. Shop like the locals and visit the famous souks (bazaars) in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
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