Borneo orangutan vacation

Borneo orangutan vacation

Trekking, wildlife and beach adventure holiday to Borneo
From US $2,950 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Japan self guided trekking vacation, Nakasendo Trail

Japan self guided trekking vacation, Nakasendo Trail

Self-guided walking along Japan’s ancient Nakasendo trail
From US $965 to US $2,730 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Vietnam vacations, tailor made

Vietnam vacations, tailor made

Tailor made Vietnam holidays.
From US $1,687 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: For these Vietnam holidays we offer a complete tailor made service and this suggested sampled itinerary can be tailor made to suit your requirements
Japan golden route vacation

Japan golden route vacation

9 night classic Japan trip: Tokyo, Fuji, Kyoto
From US $2,280 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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Japan tailor made tour on a shoestring

Japan tailor made tour on a shoestring

Japan's classic sights on a shoestring!
From US $1,242 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
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
Tailor made Rajasthan tour, India

Tailor made Rajasthan tour, India

Discover the cultural wonders of Rajasthan
From £1,750 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be taken all year round but the best time to travel is October to mid-April.
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
Rajasthan luxury tours

Rajasthan luxury tours

Endless possibilities in Rajasthan
From £1,200 to £1,300 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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
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.
Borneo vacations, tailor made

Borneo vacations, tailor made

Rainforests, orangutans, beaches tailor made
From £3,150 13 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.
Himalayan tours to Bhutan, Tibet and Nepal

Himalayan tours to Bhutan, Tibet and Nepal

Explore stunning Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan
From £2,055 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 Mar, 1 Apr, 7 Apr, 15 Apr, 22 Apr, 29 Apr, 5 May, 15 May, 23 May, 27 May, 9 Jun, 16 Jun, 25 Jun, 3 Jul, 14 Jul, 24 Jul, 5 Aug, 15 Aug, 27 Aug, 4 Sep, 19 Sep, 25 Sep, 4 Oct, 16 Oct, 23 Oct, 28 Oct, 5 Nov, 10 Nov, 18 Nov, 26 Nov, 3 Dec, 13 Dec, 22 Dec, 28 Dec
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Indonesia vacations, tailor made, Orangutans & Komodo dragons

Indonesia vacations, tailor made, Orangutans & Komodo dragons

Diverse wildlife & rich culture
From £3,785 14 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.
China and Japan vacation, Beijing to Tokyo

China and Japan vacation, Beijing to Tokyo

Incredible journey showcasing the best of two ancient cultures
From US $4,500 to US $5,399 18 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 29 Apr, 6 May, 13 May, 3 Jun, 10 Jun, 17 Jun, 24 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 9 Sep, 16 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 17 Oct, 21 Oct, 11 Nov, 18 Nov
2019: 11 Jan, 22 Feb, 1 Mar, 15 Mar, 22 Mar, 29 Mar, 5 Apr, 12 Apr, 19 Apr, 26 Apr, 3 May, 10 May, 17 May, 24 May, 7 Jun, 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 28 Jun, 5 Jul, 12 Jul, 17 Jul, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 2 Aug, 9 Aug, 23 Aug, 30 Aug, 4 Sep, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep ...
Vietnam vacation

Vietnam vacation

Tour and learn about this beautiful destination
From US $2,195US $1,866 to US $2,490 20 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs most Sundays throughout the year
Up to US $340 off. Late availability on these dates: 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 01 Apr, 08 Apr, 22 Apr, 06 May, 20 May, 03 Jun
Family vacation to China

Family vacation to China

Great Wall of China and Terracotta Warriors
From US $2,940 to US $3,115 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Mar, 15 Apr, 1 Jul, 8 Jul, 15 Jul, 22 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 22 Sep, 23 Sep, 14 Oct
2019: 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 30 Jun, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug
Late availability on these dates: 25 Mar, 15 Apr
Borneo tour, Great Apes and Beach escapes

Borneo tour, Great Apes and Beach escapes

Explore bustling cities, lush jungles and paradise beaches.
From £1,448 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way
Book your 2018 adventure with just a £150 deposit per person
India small group vacation, a food adventure

India small group vacation, a food adventure

2 week discovery of the sights, sounds & flavours of India.
From US $2,285US $2,138 to US $2,590 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 9 Mar, 13 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 20 Apr, 7 Sep, 11 Sep, 14 Sep, 18 Sep, 21 Sep, 25 Sep, 28 Sep, 2 Oct, 5 Oct, 9 Oct, 12 Oct, 16 Oct, 19 Oct, 23 Oct, 26 Oct, 30 Oct, 2 Nov, 6 Nov, 9 Nov, 13 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 4 Dec, 7 Dec, 11 Dec, 14 Dec, 18 Dec, 21 Dec, 25 Dec, 28 Dec
2019: 1 Jan, 4 Jan, 8 Jan, 11 Jan, 15 Jan, 18 Jan, 25 Jan, 1 Feb, 8 Feb, 12 Feb, 15 Feb, 19 Feb, 22 Feb, 1 Mar, 5 Mar, 8 Mar, 12 Mar ...
Up to US $230 off. Late availability on these dates: 09 Mar, 13 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 20 Apr
Indochina overland vacation

Indochina overland vacation

The ultimate discovery of South East Asia
From US $4,105 to US $4,415 28 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Mar, 29 Jul, 9 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 11 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec
2019: 6 Jan, 20 Jan, 27 Jan, 10 Feb, 24 Feb, 10 Mar, 31 Mar, 28 Jul, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 8 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 25 Mar
Vietnam small group cycling vacation

Vietnam small group cycling vacation

The best of Vietnam on two wheels
From US $2,055 to US $2,325 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 10 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 5 May, 12 May, 9 Jun, 23 Jun, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 18 Aug, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 14 Nov, 21 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 2 Jan, 12 Jan, 16 Jan, 19 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 9 Feb, 13 Feb, 16 Feb, 23 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 11 May, 25 May, 8 Jun, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul ...
Late availability on these dates: 10 Mar, 31 Mar, 07 Apr, 14 Apr, 05 May, 12 May
Great Wall of China walking vacation

Great Wall of China walking vacation

Trek along various contrasting sections of the wall
From US $1,435 to US $1,505 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 12 May, 2 Jun, 30 Jun, 11 Aug, 1 Sep, 15 Sep, 6 Oct, 20 Oct
2019: 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 18 May, 1 Jun, 29 Jun, 27 Jul, 10 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 07 Apr, 14 Apr, 12 May, 02 Jun
Laos vacations, tailor made

Laos vacations, tailor made

Explore the beautiful Golden Triangle area
From £2,980 12 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: Available all year. This suggested itinerary can be modified entirely to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used and how long you spend in each destination.
Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure

Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure

Discover Cambodia's unique, ancient and exotic food culture
From US $1,220 to US $1,380 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 8 Mar, 29 Mar, 19 Apr, 10 May, 7 Jun, 5 Jul, 26 Jul, 30 Aug, 13 Sep, 27 Sep, 11 Oct, 18 Oct, 1 Nov, 15 Nov, 22 Nov, 6 Dec, 20 Dec, 27 Dec
2019: 3 Jan, 17 Jan, 24 Jan, 31 Jan, 14 Feb, 7 Mar, 28 Mar, 18 Apr, 9 May, 23 May, 6 Jun, 4 Jul, 25 Jul, 1 Aug, 12 Sep, 26 Sep, 10 Oct, 17 Oct, 31 Oct, 14 Nov, 21 Nov, 5 Dec, 19 Dec, 26 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 08 Mar, 29 Mar, 19 Apr, 10 May
China highlights tour, tailor made

China highlights tour, tailor made

Walk along the Great Wall and relax in the stunning LiRiver
From US $2,319 to US $2,719 11 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Everest Base Camp trek, Nepal

Everest Base Camp trek, Nepal

For anyone who has dreamed of seeing Mt Everest
From US $1,550US $1,530 to US $1,955 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 7 Mar, 10 Mar, 14 Mar, 17 Mar, 21 Mar, 23 Mar, 24 Mar, 28 Mar, 30 Mar, 31 Mar, 4 Apr, 7 Apr, 11 Apr, 14 Apr, 18 Apr, 21 Apr, 25 Apr, 28 Apr, 2 May, 5 May, 9 May, 11 May, 12 May, 16 May, 19 May, 26 May, 30 May, 15 Aug, 25 Aug, 29 Aug, 1 Sep, 5 Sep, 7 Sep, 8 Sep, 12 Sep, 15 Sep, 19 Sep, 21 Sep, 22 Sep, 26 Sep, 29 Sep, 3 Oct, 5 Oct, 6 Oct, 7 Oct, 10 Oct, 12 Oct, 13 Oct, 14 Oct, 17 Oct, 19 Oct, 20 Oct, 21 Oct, 24 Oct, 26 Oct ...
Up to US $270 off. Late availability on these dates: 07 Mar, 10 Mar, 14 Mar, 17 Mar, 21 Mar, 23 Mar, 24 Mar, 28 Mar, 30 Mar, 31 Mar, 04 Apr, 07 Apr, 11 Apr, 14 Apr, 18 Apr, 21 Apr, 25 Apr, 28 Apr, 02 May, 05 May, 09 May, 11 May, 12 May, 16 May, 19 May, 26 May, 30 May
Burma photography vacation

Burma photography vacation

13 day Myanmar (Burma) photo tour with a pro photographer
From £2,995 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 Oct
Save £200 on our travel photography tour to Myanmar
Borneo family tour

Borneo family tour

A fabulous family holiday including the best of Borneo
From US $2,200 to US $2,750 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Golden Triangle small group vacation, India

Golden Triangle small group vacation, India

India's 3 most popular destinations, Delhi, Agra & Jaipur
From US $815 to US $950 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 12 Mar, 13 Mar, 15 Mar, 20 Mar, 22 Mar, 25 Mar, 26 Mar, 27 Mar, 29 Mar, 9 Apr, 17 Apr, 23 Apr, 26 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 5 Jul, 9 Jul, 12 Jul, 16 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 30 Aug, 3 Sep, 4 Sep, 6 Sep, 10 Sep, 11 Sep, 13 Sep, 17 Sep, 18 Sep, 20 Sep, 22 Sep, 24 Sep, 25 Sep, 27 Sep, 1 Oct, 2 Oct, 4 Oct, 8 Oct, 9 Oct, 11 Oct, 15 Oct, 16 Oct, 18 Oct, 21 Oct, 22 Oct, 23 Oct, 25 Oct ...
Late availability on these dates: 12 Mar, 13 Mar, 15 Mar, 20 Mar, 22 Mar, 25 Mar, 26 Mar, 27 Mar, 29 Mar, 09 Apr, 17 Apr, 23 Apr, 26 Apr, 07 May, 14 May, 21 May, 04 Jun
Malaysia holiday, 14 days
From
£1,085
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The visit to Georgetown, Penang was one of the most memorable. We enjoyed the guided bike ride around the ethnic areas and avoiding the traffic was a challenge! Noordin Mews was a very pleasant place to stay. The visit to the tea plantation and factory was special as was the guided walk in the 'mossy' cloud forest. The canopy walk In Taman Negara was also a challenge but disappointingly no animals were seen, well a couple of leeches and a butterfly. Tips? Pack... (more)Helen Hore
Borneo orangutan vacation
From
US $2,950
including domestic flights only
Orang-utans in the wild, - fabulous guides, the incredible beautiful rainforests - and an amazing birdlife. (more)Eivind Thomsen
Seeing the orang-utans in the wild, a amazing experience. (more)Penny Morgan
Visiting different areas of the jungle and rain forest and being immersed in it. The flora and fauna is superb and the wildlife mesmerising. (more)Charlotta Hickie
Shanghai to Hong Kong tour, discover China
From
£2,335
excluding flights
Memorable parts? We had many memorable experiences on our trip to China. Every day produced a new experience, each different and often additional things that we had not anticipated. Clearly The Great Wall, Terracotta Warriors, Panda's, Forbidden Palace were all amazing, but for me the peace and quiet of drifting down the river on a bamboo raft at Guilon was just perfect after the frantic traveling around China. Tips? Make sure that you have a suitcase with wheels,there is a lot... (more)Nigel Davies
China highlights tour, tailor made
From
US $2,319
including domestic flights only
Memorable parts? Sanxingdui museum with 3-4000 year old bronze masks and the pandas Tips? Wear flat shoes there was a lot of walking 3. Did you feel that your vacation benefited local people, reduced environmental Impacts or supported conservation? local restaurants used but little else. Overall rating? It was great, I loved China and would go again to see more of the countryside and more museums. (more)Janet Chambers
Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure
From
US $1,220
excluding flights
The bike ride to the little villages was my most fun experience and to see how they make rice wine, rice paper, bamboo sticky rice, etc. Also really enjoyed the cooking class the last night. Fun to try so many different foods. (more)Amy Cochran
Best bits: There were so many! The walks through food stalls, the cooking lessons, the impromptu stops of the bus to get more street food and going to a BBQ with locals at Siem Reap. (more)Lauren Supplee
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
Vietnam vacation, South to North
From
£1,365
excluding flights
Memorable parts? There were many, I would pick Ninh Binh as a fantastic example of Vietnamese landscape. My kids would probably pick the Vespa adventures tour in Ho Chi Min City and my wife the Surnise Hotel in Hoi An. Tips? I would suggest to have an idea of the itinerary and the type of trip and then contact a tour operator with a strong knowledge of the country. Tips are invaluable if traveling for the first time there. I also found extremely useful having a local guide and... (more)Ezio La Rosa
Sri Lanka family vacation
From
US $1,965
excluding flights
For my wife rekindling her childhood memories. For us both the beautiful landscapes in the Hill Country and from Sigiriya. (more)Brian King
Marvellous range of experiences which we all enjoyed....Sigiriya was superb and not to be missed (more)Katy Lee
Fantastic (more)Sally-Anne Wilson
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
Japan self guided trekking vacation, Nakasendo Trail
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US $965
excluding flights
Experiencing a completely different culture was the highlight. (more)John Gunston
The walks through the ancient forests of Japan were above expectation, but the highlight I think was staying in the Ryokan - the charm and character of the inns and our hosts and the total immersion into a traditional Japanese experience with their tatami rooms, onsen baths and local cuisine. (more)Neil Dillon
Excellent, looking forward to traveling with you again. (more)Dennis Minchin
Sri Lanka highlights vacation
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£1,728
excluding flights
Very hard to single out one memorable moment, but we all loved the homestay, visiting the local market, the bakery, the cookery lesson and the temple. The train journey, despite being very crowded and having to stand for an hour was also a wonderful experience. (more)Sarah Boyce
Seeing the 'Temple of the Tooth' in Kandy was also an amazing experience, as was the breathtaking views at the top of 'Worlds End' in Horton Plains. It was great getting to know our driver, who was able to give us lots of insights into the country. (more)Lucy Stockley
The Botanic Gardens in Kandy was the most memorable. Strangely this was excluded from the itinerary of Rickshaw but added by request from myself. Whale watching and safari was good. (more)Alan Hunton
China vacation and Yangtze river cruise
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US $3,405
excluding flights
It was excellent. We were particularly impressed with the local guide- his organisation local knowledge etc was tremendous and really made the vacation. (more)Christine Casey
The walk along part of the Great Wall of China. 9 out of 10! (more)gillian black
Vietnam vacations, tailor made
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US $1,687
excluding flights
There were so many highlights, the Vespa food tour of Saigon, the hiking in the mountains near Sapa, the boat trip on Halong Bay, the exquisite hotel, Shinta Mani, in Siem Reap. (more)Linda Edward
Our guides were second to none and the tour company had everything well organised and went the extra mile for us. Couldn't fault them. (more)Denise Brooks
We were well taken care of. There were many local tour guides who would need to meet us and orient us, and every single one was on time, pleasant and professional. We were very impressed with how well organized this was. (more)Alisa Lipson
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
Borneo wildlife holiday with Mt. Kinabalu climb
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US $2,850
excluding flights
Overall it was an amazing trip and we saw lots of wildlife. Tabun was especially memorable for the amount of wildlife we saw, especially on the night drives. And seeing elephants, gibbons, wild orangutans and a whale shark was particularly special. (more)Tasha Guillot
We all thoroughly enjoyed our experience in Borneo and felt that it exceeded our expectations. (more)Heather Martyn-Fisher
Amazing. We were very fortunate with the wildlife we saw. The itinerary captured everything that we enjoy doing and so for us it was the perfect vacation! (more)Jo Gillett
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
Bejing to Lhasa tour, by train
From
US $1,660
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Seeing how the Tibetan people live, their friendliness and warm smiles. The way that welcomed us into their everyday worship in the monasteries. Just the simple things really. Tips? Don't have any expectations on anything. Let it happen. But on a practical level, always have loo roll handy and antibacterial stuff for toilets. Local benefits? Yes. Local hotels, local eating, Tibetan guide and making sure that we shopped in Tibetan stores. We used transport... (more)Sue Byrne
Cambodia cycling vacations
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£1,100
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Riding the crazy streets of Phnom Penh on the first day, like you're in a computer game. Eating a power bar on a river bed after a two-hour push through mud. Seeing a small girl rowing a bath tub in a floating village on the Tonlé Sap. Beef loc lac. Fish amok. A chorus of hellos from children in every village. Hoem, the support van driver's laugh. Angkor Thom with no one there. Twin massage in Siem Reap. Water buffalo. Macaques. Iced coffee with condensed milk. The ice-cream... (more)Louise Brealey
Tiger & wildlife tour in Central India
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Rupee140,000
including domestic flights only
Memorable parts? The Taj Mahal, seeing 8 tigers in the wild, the lovely people we met and the great Indian vegetarian dishes we ate. Everything was memorable. Tips? Make sure you have really warm clothing for early morning safari drives. Wear a hat unless you want to end up with tangled and dusty hair. Be prepared for giving lots of smallish tips to drivers, guides and hotel staff. You don't need any 'smart' clothes everyone dresses informally Local benefits? yes, definitley Overall... (more)Barbara Thompson
Sikkim & Kolkata cultural tour in India
From
US $950
including domestic flights only
Memorable parts? Taking a traditional, herb-infused hot stone bath outside overlooking the valley Driving on the roads was also either thrilling (the views) or terrifying (the conditions). Luckily our driver was highly skilled. Don’t always expect seat belts by the way. Tips? Be prepared to be welcomed enthusiastically. And remember to take warm clothes. It can get chilly up in the mountains. Local benefits? Definitely. Incomes are low and life is close to subsistence level.... (more)Katherine van Haeften
Vietnam family vacation
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£1,075
excluding flights
The whole vacation was memorable. We very much enjoyed the food tour in Hanoi, the bike rides, the cruise on Halong Bay and the home stay in the natural reserve of Pu Luong. (more)Muriel Jerome
The whole trip was amazing from beginning to end. Excellent we are really inspired to do another trip. (more)Sarah Marsh
Walking in the hills in North Vietnam, really connected with the people off the tourist trails. Stunning. Saying with families and local businesses is very important to the development of the tourist industry. (more)Angela Reid
Borneo family tour
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US $2,200
excluding flights
Orang-utans obviously amazing, fire flies amazing as it was a clear night. Turtle beach amazing. (more)Alex Base
Go for it. It was a great family adventure that we all loved. (more)Martha Rutherford
Don't be put off by having a guide, we thought we would feel less intrepid but we learnt and laughed so much. Be prepared for the unexpected! Amazing fun. (more)Nikki Shack
Burma photography vacation
From
£2,995
including domestic flights only
Difficult to know where to begin. The whole tour was brilliant. The most memorable must be sunrise over the stupas at Bagan. (more)Alistair Cowan
Difficult to know where to begin. The whole tour was brilliant. The most memorable must be sunrise over the stupas at Bagan. (more)Alistair Cowan
The serenity of watching the sunrise over the plains of Bagan. Myanmar is a truly beautiful place with delightful people. (more)Fiona Lalloo
Vietnam culture and beach holiday
From
US $1,038
excluding flights
It was excellent. I would definitely recommend this sort of tour for a first visit. We had never had a guide or arranged tour before so it really made the difference knowing that tours had been prepaid and pick ups and cars had been pre arranged. (more)Val Bodington
Both the visit to the Cu Chi tunnels and the day on the Mekong Delta was the most memorable. (more)Emma Miller
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