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Small group adventure vacation to Patagonia

Small group adventure vacation to Patagonia

Explore the spectacular wilderness and mountains of Patagonia
From £3,598 to £3,657 21 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 4 Nov, 25 Nov, 16 Dec
Bolivia tour, tailor made

Bolivia tour, tailor made

Tour the magnificent landscapes of Bolivia.
From US $3,895 to US $4,850 26 days ex flights
Tailor made: This Bolivia tour can be tailormade at a time to suit you throughout the year and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements
Japan small group vacation, Japan unmasked

Japan small group vacation, Japan unmasked

Whistlestop Japan highlights with an expert tour leader
From £2,475 to £2,795 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 May, 11 Jun, 2 Jul, 26 Jul, 20 Aug, 3 Sep, 21 Sep, 1 Oct, 10 Oct, 15 Oct, 29 Oct, 12 Nov, 26 Nov
2019: 18 Feb, 4 Mar, 29 Apr, 13 May, 27 May, 10 Jun
Dubrovnik and the Islands activity vacation

Dubrovnik and the Islands activity vacation

Fun activity holiday, stunning nature and gourmet food
From €895 to €950 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 3 Jun, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 1 Jul, 8 Jul, 15 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 31 Aug, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct
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Altiplano de Granada activity vacation, Spain

Altiplano de Granada activity vacation, Spain

Multi-activity cultural holiday in fabulous rural Andalucia
From €207 to €270 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Small group holiday to Burma

Small group holiday to Burma

Highlights of Burma; Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan and Lake Inle
From US $2,800 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Mar, 20 Apr, 19 May, 16 Jun, 28 Jul, 25 Aug, 23 Sep, 14 Oct, 3 Nov, 24 Nov, 22 Dec
Morocco vacation, Marrakech to the Sahara

Morocco vacation, Marrakech to the Sahara

Marrakech and Sahara - stay in a Riad, sleep under the stars
From £625 to £695 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Croatia activity vacation for families with teenagers

Croatia activity vacation for families with teenagers

Teenager Departures. Family multi activity week in Croatia
From £895 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug
Tailor made tours of Oman

Tailor made tours of Oman

Privately escorted mystical trip of stunning Oman
From US $1,999 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Oman small group tour

Oman small group tour

Ancient spice trails, Wahiba Sands, superb coastal scenery
From £1,799 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Feb, 1 Apr, 21 Oct, 18 Nov
2019: 6 Jan, 3 Feb, 4 Apr, 27 Oct, 17 Nov
Tibet cultural tours

Tibet cultural tours

Experience life styles of Tibetan people
From £1,095 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 4 Apr, 8 Apr, 16 Apr, 21 Apr, 30 Apr, 10 May, 17 May, 27 May, 9 Jun, 19 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 16 Jul, 28 Jul, 7 Aug, 15 Aug, 26 Aug, 3 Sep, 13 Sep, 19 Sep, 25 Sep, 4 Oct, 8 Oct, 16 Oct, 21 Oct, 25 Oct, 30 Oct, 4 Nov, 8 Nov, 14 Nov, 27 Nov, 3 Dec, 14 Dec, 22 Dec
Garden Route vacation, tailor made, South Africa

Garden Route vacation, tailor made, South Africa

Wildlife, mountains & sandy beaches, adventure and people
From £1,495 to £1,800 12 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be arranged at any time to suit you and adapted to your requirements as necessary
Cambodia six day tour

Cambodia six day tour

A comfortable introduction to Cambodia
From US $1,235 to US $1,400 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs 1-4 Tuesdays a month, throughout the year
Late availability on these dates: 05 Mar, 12 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 02 Apr, 09 Apr, 07 May, 21 May
Malaysia Tour

Malaysia Tour

Ethnically and culturally rich, scenic Malaysia awaits
From US $1,995US $1,596 to US $2,105 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Mar, 7 Apr, 5 May, 26 May, 30 Jun, 7 Jul, 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 18 Aug, 15 Sep
2019: 23 Mar, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 4 May, 25 May, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 20 Jul, 3 Aug, 17 Aug, 14 Sep
Up to US $390 off. Late availability on these dates: 24 Mar, 07 Apr, 05 May, 26 May
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Kilimanjaro climb, Rongai route

Kilimanjaro climb, Rongai route

Ascend Mt Kilimanjaro's Rongai Route
From US $3,025 to US $3,405 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 16 Mar, 6 Apr, 6 Jul, 3 Aug, 31 Aug, 21 Sep, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 21 Nov, 19 Dec
2019: 16 Jan, 15 Feb, 12 Apr, 24 May, 10 Jul, 2 Aug, 30 Aug, 8 Sep, 27 Sep, 7 Oct, 18 Oct, 1 Nov, 6 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 16 Mar, 06 Apr
Lycian activity vacation

Lycian activity vacation

High adventure under the Mediterranean sun
From US $895 to US $1,125 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 5 May, 9 Jun, 1 Sep, 20 Oct
2019: 4 May, 15 Jun, 31 Aug, 19 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 05 May
Sri Lanka vacations, tailor made

Sri Lanka vacations, tailor made

Independent tailor made holidays to Sri Lanka
From £1,975 15 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: Our tailor made Sri Lanka holidays can be arranged at any time to suit you, and adapted to your requirements as necessary although we do not offer trips for under 10 days.
Croatia sea kayaking vacations

Croatia sea kayaking vacations

A short kayaking break around Dubrovnik
From €510 to €545 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 12 May, 19 May, 26 May, 3 Jun, 17 Jun, 24 Jun, 1 Jul, 8 Jul, 15 Jul, 21 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 31 Aug, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct
Family sea kayaking vacation in Croatia

Family sea kayaking vacation in Croatia

Relaxing & fun family kayaking holiday on Croatian islands
From €685 to €785 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 1 Jul, 8 Jul, 15 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug
Learn Spanish in Peru & trek the Inca trail

Learn Spanish in Peru & trek the Inca trail

Inca trek & relaxed, professional Spanish lessons
From US $1,480 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made to suit any dates, subject to Inca Trail permit availability (closed February)
Galapagos & Ecuador tailor made vacations

Galapagos & Ecuador tailor made vacations

Great introduction to South America
From £5,270 12 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor-made and departures can be arranged all year. The sample itinerary below can be modified to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used & how long you spend in each destination.
Tailor made vacation in Brazil

Tailor made vacation in Brazil

Emerald Coast, the Pantanal & Iguacu Falls
From £3,500 15 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor-made and departures can be arranged all year. The sample itinerary below can be modified to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used & how long you spend in each destination.
Croatia vacation, activity week

Croatia vacation, activity week

A 'Relaxingly Active' holiday with flexible activities
From €990 to €1,130 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 May, 9 Jun, 16 Jun, 30 Jun, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep
Husky safari in Finland

Husky safari in Finland

Sled with huskies through spectacular Finnish scenery
From £1,995 to £2,325 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Feb, 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr
Croatia multi sport tour

Croatia multi sport tour

Dubrovnik to Zagreb with daily outdoor activities
From €1,240 to €1,340 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 12 May, 19 May, 26 May, 2 Jun, 9 Jun, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 30 Jun, 7 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep
Canoeing vacation in Montenegro, Lake Skadar

Canoeing vacation in Montenegro, Lake Skadar

Wilderness canoeing holiday at a vast lake in Montenegro
From £595 to £695 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 17 Jun, 24 Jun, 1 Jul, 8 Jul, 15 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 9 Sep, 16 Sep
£50pp discount for bookings made before end of March 2018!
Yellowstone and Grand Teton wildlife vacation

Yellowstone and Grand Teton wildlife vacation

Wildlife trails in the famous national parks
From US $4,199 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 14 Jul
2019: 15 Jun, 13 Jul
Sailing vacation in the Aegean Sea

Sailing vacation in the Aegean Sea

Uninhabited islands in a 6 person boat
From £520 to £635 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 Apr, 5 May, 12 May, 26 May, 2 Jun, 9 Jun, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct
10% off, 12 May & 9 June departures
Sea kayaking vacation in Wales

Sea kayaking vacation in Wales

Sea kayaking explorations on the Pembrokeshire National Park coastline
From £295 2 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 May, 4 Jun, 8 Jun, 6 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 27 Aug, 31 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 14 Sep
Water multi sport vacation in Croatia

Water multi sport vacation in Croatia

Kayak, canoe, rafting and hike, plus nature and culture
From €620 to €790 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 May, 2 Jun, 9 Jun, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 30 Jun, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep
Carpathian Mountains conservation & culture vacation
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US $1,395
excluding flights
Walking in the Carpathian Mountains was stunning. Watching bear and wild boar at close quarters and visiting the bear sanctuary was definitely one of the highlights. Gaining an insight into the history of Romania by visiting castles, fortified churches and local towns was also fascinating. (more)Alison Mitchell
The most memorable were the painted monasteries and the village of Viscri and Transylvania generally. (more)Mauveen Jones
The most memorable part of my vacation was watching the brown bears from the bear hide. While we were there we saw around 10 different bears including a mother with her two cubs. (more)Stella Jales
Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh vacation in Vietnam
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US $1,050
excluding flights
The highlight was rowing down the mekong delta. (more)Susan Latham
The most memorable was Ha long bay and spending the night on the boat. The cave at the bay was also phenomenal. (more)Deborah Englehart
Climbing Mount Kinabalu was exhausting but amazing! Traveling through the Vietnamese countryside on the back of a motorbike. Watching the sun rise over Angkor Wat. (more)Sarah Algate
Bolivia tour, tailor made
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US $3,895
including domestic flights only
We loved the variety offered by Bolivia, from the stunning mountains of the Altiplano to the breathtaking views over lake Titikaka to the exciting wildlife in the pampas grasslands to the incredible, other-worldly experience of the salt flats and desert. (more)Phil Bland
The Uyuni Salt Flats. We were fortunate enough to see it after a rainfall and it was looking into a reflective pool. We had a wonderful time in Bolivia, we wish we had more time to explore the country more, we'll be back! (more)David Torres
It was truly amazing. (more)Gyoku Block
Small group adventure vacation to Patagonia
From
£3,598
excluding flights
Most memorable was Torres del Paine national park and climbing to the base of the granite peaks - something I'd dreamed about doing for years. Battling the Patagonian winds to stand on the beach photographing icebergs. Clinging on for life as we raced down the rapids white water rafting in the Lake District. (more)Ruth Edwards
The leader of the group was very well organised and had the patience of a saint. He got to know each of us and worked hard to ensure we had the vacation we expected (more)Elizabeth Caldwell
Balkan adventure vacation
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US $1,170
excluding flights
The train ride from Sarajevo to Mostar was the most memorable part. (more)Kwan Lee
I loved the whole vacation but the people on the vacation were so great that they will remain in my memory for a long time. Sarajevo was perhaps the place I liked best for many reasons. Budva was beautiful. (more)Katie Coates
The most memorable was the Montenegrin coastline (more)Navinder Shergill
Trans-Siberian and Mongolia tour, westbound
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US $3,595
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The Mongolian ger camp was wonderful. ...the local guides Tuya and Nimo were terrific and made the Mongolian stop off great. Lake Baikal was also amazing...great fun with the sauna and jumping in the freezing river..standing on the frozen lake...beautiful and memorable. The entire train journey was special and being escorted by a brilliant guide was just the best way to feel safe yet given every opportunity to meet and interact with travelers from everywhere, learn new... (more)Rachel Guinee
Mekong Adventure in Laos & Cambodia
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US $2,500
excluding flights
Canoeing on the Mekong and watching the river dolphins was my favourite highlight. (more)Kay Parkinson
Brilliant.....we're planning the next trip!...It didn't feel like a normal corporate style package vacation, there was time to enjoy the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of local markets. (more)Colin Smith
Tailor made vacation in Peru
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£4,145
including UK flights
Memorable parts? EVERYTHING - it was just great! Tips? To inform themselves very early (6 month before booking) to get the most out of it. We therefore had the best vacations ever and people we met on our tour were just jealouse, because we could do all the cool stuff (we had organised the permits for Huayna Picchu, the Trek to Huchuy Qosqo etc.) Local benefits? Yes I do Overall rating? Great! (more)Barbara Buchegger
Gokyo Everest trek in Nepal
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US $1,375
excluding flights
Blue skies and the corresponding view of everest from the top of Kalapathar was magical. (more)Barry Mc Carthy
I loved the trek and am so glad I did it. I would also highly recommend the company. The organisers in Kathmandu were really welcoming, I had a great guide (Ale) who went out of his way to be helpful, all of the lodges had a nice atmosphere, lovely staff and good food. Great memories. (more)Rachel Allen
Northern Lights photography vacation in Iceland, coast & ice
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£2,950
excluding flights
It was one of the best vacations that I've ever experienced. The itinerary was well structured and organised. The tutor and tour leader were humorous which added so much fun in the entire trip. (more)Vivien Zheng
The most memorable moment was seeing the Aurora Borealis and getting up close to a glacier! Seeing the Aurora Borealis and getting up close to a glacier! (more)Stephanie Robinson
As it was a photographic vacation, the valuable tuition and the amazing places we were taken more than met expectations. The care taken by the leaders was very impressive. (more)Erith French
Luxury camping safari in Botswana
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£2,170
excluding flights
Every part of every day was special in some way. Of course seeing really wild animals in the really wilds the best bit. (more)Jill Jesson
The wildlife, the stunning location of our accommodation was truly memorable... A truly unique experience. Great service pre-booking. Great service "on the ground" - including all transfers etc. Thank you! (more)Judith Frehner
Pyrenees activity vacation
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US $895
excluding flights
The white water rafting was the most memorable. 9 out of 10. Overall excellent experience. (more)Marylyn McQuaide
The rafting in Sort and learning to off road bike down a mountain! Fantastic! great group of folks. Nick and Nuria were warm and welcoming. Stuart was a great guide. food was excellent. (more)Joni Gould
Luxury small ship cruise in Croatia
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£1,149
excluding flights
We loved the swim stops in the crystal clear, warm yet refreshing water. Food was amazing, guides were excellent. Overall the cruise far exceeded our expectations. Five stars! By far one of our best vacations ever. (more)Lisa Graham
The local Croatian people (crew, guides, restaurant/shop staff, etc.) were fantastic - so friendly, helpful and spoke such good English. To mark one crew member out, Tomy was a great hit with everyone, funny and with just the right level of familiarity. (more)David Hemming
Fantastic - would recommend it to anyone looking for a relaxing but interesting vacation. (more)Alison Justice
Oman highlights tour
From
£2,795
including domestic flights only
Memorable parts? Meeting with our Omani guides and getting so much information from them. Staying in the most amazing hotel- alila hotel, jebel akhdar with stunning architecture. Scenery, views and walking were amazing. Tips? Good cover for women at the mosques but otherwise fairly relaxed for westerners. Local benefits? Some local people, not sure who owned hotels. Mass tourism does not reduce environmental impact, nor does it support conservation however hard we try. The... (more)Anne Tunwell
Husky safari in Finland
From
£1,995
including UK flights
The stunning views whilst sledding in such silence. The dogs get so excited before you set off and its incredibly noisy but as soon as they go it's silence. (more)Jennifer Atkinson
The most memorable was working with my dog team on a daily basis and sitting around the dinner table with everyone in the evening. (more)John Maurice Bell
Husky sleighing through the stunning winter wonderland . The dogs are incredible - pure respect! Our guide Petra was superb. The scenery was out of this world. Falling off a few too many times just added to the fun! Wow, Wow, Wow ... (more)Toni Sanders
Sweden activity vacation, Stockholm countryside
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SKr8,595
excluding flights
Jumping in the lake for a cool off after a long day canoeing was the best. Had a great vacation. After busy days there was always a great place to stay and good food to eat. It was well planned and thought through and Carmen smoothed it all along nicely. (more)Andrea Austin
The day canoeing and camping it really felt like a wilderness adventure even though you are really not far from Stockholm.. We were lucky with the weather. (more)David Davies
The week of touring Sweden's countryside on our own with some support was amazing, breath-taking and so enjoyable! (more)Ingrid Sloan
Spanish course & hiking vacation, Picos de Europa, Spain
From
€400
excluding flights
Just book it! (more)Annie Glasspool
It was great to combine language learning and outdoor adventures. The language school and the tour operator for the outdoor activities were very professional and dedicated to provide the best experience for their guests. (more)Selina Monn
Lots of laughs learning a new language in the morning, stunning scenery for walking, and the challenge of staying upright while canoeing in the afternoon. (more)Laurence Impey
Altiplano de Granada activity vacation, Spain
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€207
excluding flights
Seeing parts of Spain we would never have found without input from our hosts. (more)Sean Bullman
We loved the rafting trip. My 7 year old was buzzing from the excitement of jumping off rocks into the river and rafting down the small white water sections. The farm visit was excellent too with Des and Ilaria's eldest son, Ludo, providing the translation for everything from the goat milking and horse riding to cheese and bread making. (more)Tanya Hayes
We loved it all. The rafting, the kayaking, the rock climbing, the peace and tranquility, the lovely local people, Des and Illaria, the house, the stars and spending time together. (more)Jonathan Stevens
Mongolia adventure vacation, off the beaten track
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US $1,885
excluding flights
I loved it all I'm glad that I took extra days for the city of Ulaanbaatar. You need to see both sides of the Mongolia. Like in all places of the world life has to move on. (more)C E Barker
The landscapes of Mongolia and the night sky. (more)Judith Petrie
Excellent. Very well organised. Guides knew their stuff and were always helpful and cheerful. It was a tremendous experience and I would love to go again - maybe to a different part of this huge and empty country. (more)Theresa Partington
Japan cultural small group holiday
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£1,975
excluding flights
The entire trip was so awesome. Lots of exciting things to taste, see and experience. Great way to meet people who enjoy traveling as much as I do. Fantastic trip. (more)Anuschka Veckranges
Really enjoyed the variety of visiting different regions of Japan e.g. busy Tokyo, tranquil Hakone, beautiful Kyoto and Nara and Kamakura. (more)Eva Jolly
Japan small group vacation, Japan unmasked
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£2,475
excluding flights
There were many `most memorable´things such as the autumn colours, the gardens, the Japanese people, the food, the variety you offered on this tour, the numerous surprises Japan has in store by being so different, the group, the tour leader. (more)Inge Kerber
This was incredible trip. My favourite places were the beautiful seaside town of Kamakura, it’s tranquil temples, great Buddha... (more)Caroline Sawyer
The loveliness of Nagano was a surprise (the zen temple ceremony really special) Takayama (the city as a whole and a wonderful restaurant we found Kyoya), Masamoto castle, and the okonomiyaki meal in Hiroshima. (more)Helen Weingarten
Tibet cultural tours
From
£1,095
excluding flights
Spending my birthday at the Everest base camp. The weather was perfect, clear blue skies and brilliant sunshine. The Himalayas were stunning. The entire tour was amazing. The itinerary was great. This was a vacation full of magical moments and memories that I will keep for ever. (more)Ann Williams
The highlight was hitting a one in ten weather window for a perfect Everest view...... (more)Ian Hunt
The most memorable part of the vacation was walking around Barkhor Square in Lhasa seeing people on pilgrimage from various regions of Tibet. The people were very friendly and even came to shake our hands and say hello. The vacation was absolutely fantastic. The Tibetan landscape is stunning and the monasteries and temples are fascinating. (more)Philippa Cawthorne
Wildlife sailing holiday in Scotland
From
£750
excluding flights
Our encounter with a big group of white-beaked dolphins jumping playfully and the beautiful beaches and peaks of the islands. Barra and Canna were amazing and the red sunset in Muck was unforgettable. (more)Maria Frantzi
The whole experience was wonderful, particularly enjoyed the dinghy trip round the Burnt Islands reserve where we were treated with great views of the Common Seal colony. Also enjoyed discovering another world through the microscope investigating plankton samples. (more)Andrew Swales
No light pollution and clear skies allowed for spectacular stargazing. As an added bonus we got to collect and view plankton under the microscope, a truly unique experience. (more)Catherine Egginton
Galapagos adventure vacation
From
US $4,599
excluding flights
So much to list! I think snorkelling with the turtles on Galapagos and having humming birds at my finger tools feeding from a nectar pot was the most memorable. Unbelievably fantastic! All enhanced by the fantastic guides we had in Quito, Galapagos and Bella Vista Cloud forest! (more)Chris Goldthorp
The opportunity to see so many varieties of flora and fauna in their native environment, the opportunity to swim with penguins and sea lions, and the wonderful array of settings in which to view all. (more)Van Schwiebert
I spent a week riding in the Andes and a week sailing round the Galapagos Islands. Both weeks were fantastic - well organised, knowledgeable and friendly guides , good accommodation, plentiful food etc (more)Rachel Balen
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