Costa Rica wildlife vacation

Costa Rica wildlife vacation

An amazing variety of Costa Rican wildlife
From US $3,295 to US $3,715 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 8 Jan, 12 Jan, 17 Jan, 19 Jan, 22 Jan, 31 Jan, 9 Feb, 23 Feb, 26 Feb, 28 Feb, 2 Mar, 5 Mar, 7 Mar, 9 Mar, 12 Mar, 14 Mar, 16 Mar, 21 Mar, 23 Mar, 26 Mar, 28 Mar, 3 Apr, 6 Apr, 10 Apr, 13 Apr, 17 Apr, 20 Apr, 24 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 13 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 28 Sep, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 5 Nov, 7 Nov, 9 Nov, 12 Nov, 14 Nov, 16 Nov, 19 Nov, 21 Nov, 23 Nov, 26 Nov, 28 Nov, 30 Nov, 19 Dec, 21 Dec ...
Late availability on these dates: 08 Jan, 12 Jan, 17 Jan, 19 Jan, 22 Jan, 31 Jan, 09 Feb, 23 Feb
Brazil wildlife vacation, tailor made

Brazil wildlife vacation, tailor made

From the world’s largest jungle to the world’s largest swamp
From £5,115 14 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: Our trips are completely tailor-made and departures can be arranged all year. This itinerary is simply a suggestion which can be modified entirely to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used and how long you spend in each destination.
Costa Rica tour

Costa Rica tour

Explore the Caribbean coast to the Pacific
From US $1,780 to US $2,155 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 22 Nov, 24 Nov, 6 Dec, 8 Dec, 20 Dec
2019: 10 Jan, 12 Jan, 17 Jan, 19 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 9 Feb, 16 Feb, 21 Feb, 28 Feb, 2 Mar, 7 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 21 Mar, 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 11 Apr, 20 Apr, 25 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 25 May, 8 Jun, 15 Jun, 22 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 11 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 21 Nov ...
Late availability on these dates: 22 Nov, 24 Nov, 06 Dec, 08 Dec, 20 Dec, 10 Jan, 12 Jan, 17 Jan, 19 Jan, 26 Jan, 02 Feb, 09 Feb, 16 Feb, 21 Feb
Nepal trek with Chitwan National Park safari

Nepal trek with Chitwan National Park safari

Trek in Kathmandu valley & Chitwan
From US $849 to US $955 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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History, culture & wildlife of India vacation

History, culture & wildlife of India vacation

From the Nilgiri Hills to the beaches of Goa
From £1,336 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Southern India tour, temples & nature

Southern India tour, temples & nature

Tour from Coimbatore to Bangalore via Mysore
From £494 6 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
Gujarat vacations, Asiatic Lions, Blackbuck & Wild Asses

Gujarat vacations, Asiatic Lions, Blackbuck & Wild Asses

Asian lions in Gir National Park
From £925 to £1,325 9 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade throughout the year and can be adapted to suit your requirements. The best time to travel is October to June
Chitwan safari & rafting in Nepal

Chitwan safari & rafting in Nepal

Enjoy diverse culture, exhilarating rafting and wildlife
From US $485 to US $550 8 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. Up to 3 small group departures per month Sep-Apr
Madagascar vacations, The lost continent

Madagascar vacations, The lost continent

Experience the culture and wildlife of Madagascar
From US $2,980 to US $3,090 17 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 21 Nov
2019: 15 Mar, 5 Apr, 10 May, 2 Aug, 16 Aug, 23 Aug, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 11 Oct, 18 Oct, 25 Oct, 1 Nov, 8 Nov, 22 Nov, 29 Nov
Falkland Islands tour, birds and wildlife

Falkland Islands tour, birds and wildlife

A comprehensive Falklands birds and wildlife adventure
From £4,185 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Falkland Islands holiday

Falkland Islands holiday

Raw and unspoilt nature
From £2,463 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: Daily departures available throughout the year
Ecuador ecolodge, Napo Wildlife Center

Ecuador ecolodge, Napo Wildlife Center

A luxurious eco-lodge in wildlife rich Ecuadorean Amazon
From US $1,467 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: Daily departures throughout the year.
Galapagos adventure vacation

Galapagos adventure vacation

An active island adventure
From US $4,999 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 30 Nov, 14 Dec, 21 Dec, 24 Dec, 28 Dec
Costa Rica conservation tour, tailormade

Costa Rica conservation tour, tailormade

The Pacific to the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica
From £2,470 12 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
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Indonesia wildlife vacation, primates and dragons

Indonesia wildlife vacation, primates and dragons

Orangutans, Komodo Dragons & coral reefs
From US $3,475 to US $3,545 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 May, 29 Jun, 13 Jul, 28 Sep, 2 Nov
Colombia holiday, tailor made

Colombia holiday, tailor made

Amazing Colombia from Caribbean to Amazon, tailor made
From €1,920 to €3,340 27 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Sri Lanka vacation including the north

Sri Lanka vacation including the north

Discover the very north to the very south of this island
From US $2,475 to US $2,945 17 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 7 Feb, 14 Mar, 10 Apr, 15 Aug, 12 Sep, 10 Oct, 7 Nov, 21 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 07 Feb
Wildlife vacations in Brazil, tailormade

Wildlife vacations in Brazil, tailormade

From macaws to jaguars in the Pantanal and Amazon, plus Rio
From £3,700 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you except March & April, and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Guyana small group tour

Guyana small group tour

Wilderness, trekking, eco, wildlife, culture
From £3,995 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
South India overland tour

South India overland tour

Small group adventure through southern India
From US $2,240 to US $2,390 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 15 Dec
2019: 9 Feb, 6 Apr, 2 Nov, 16 Nov, 30 Nov
Costa Rica tailor made adventure

Costa Rica tailor made adventure

Off the beaten track tailoramde adventure in Costa Rica
From £2,950 1 day ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Costa Rica nature adventure tour

Costa Rica nature adventure tour

Immerse yourself in the scenary of Costa Rica.
From £1,795 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Family conservation volunteering in Malawi

Family conservation volunteering in Malawi

Family holiday exploring the wild places of Malawi
From £900 to £1,800 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 9 Apr, 9 Jul
Giant Pandas of China tour

Giant Pandas of China tour

China's most comprehensive Mammal Watching tour with pandas!
From £3,895 14 days ex flights
Tailor made
Gabon wildlife vacation, mandrills and gorillas

Gabon wildlife vacation, mandrills and gorillas

Track Mandrills, Gorillas, Elephants in the forests of Gabon
From £6,250 10 days ex flights
Tailor made
Congo rainforest safari

Congo rainforest safari

See diverse wildlife of Central Africa on our unique safari
From £7,995 12 days ex flights
Tailor made
off the beaten track Costa Rica private tour

off the beaten track Costa Rica private tour

Explore the Carara National Park and rugged hills and beaches
From £2,458 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Multi activity vacation in Costa Rica

Multi activity vacation in Costa Rica

Become immersed in Costa Rica's natural wilds
From US $4,560US $4,365 to US $4,790 18 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 2 Feb, 30 Mar, 11 May, 20 Jul, 17 Aug, 9 Nov, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2020: 1 Feb, 15 Feb, 11 Apr, 9 May, 18 Jul, 15 Aug, 12 Sep, 7 Nov, 21 Nov, 12 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 02 Feb
Tailor made Costa Rica wildlife vacation

Tailor made Costa Rica wildlife vacation

Encounter the wildlife of Costa Rica
From US $2,690 14 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
Madagascar adventure holiday, 21 days

Madagascar adventure holiday, 21 days

Small group Madagascar adventure holiday
From US $3,899 to US $4,020 21 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 May, 1 Jun, 22 Jun, 27 Jul, 24 Aug, 28 Sep
2020: 23 May, 20 Jun, 25 Jul, 22 Aug, 26 Sep
Galapagos adventure vacation
From
US $4,999
excluding flights
Too many (highlights) to mention - maybe snorkelling beside Kicker Rock (Galapagos) seeing giant turtles; or zip lining 40 meters above the cloud forest floor (Ecuador) (more)Helen Honeyball
The highlight was the snorkelling with penguins sharks rays sea lions turtles cormorants pelicans and then of course the fish. Excellent. Completely incredible. The yacht was amazing and the crew were great. Our guide was so professional but fun he made the trip so interesting. (more)Sarah Daly
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
Indonesia wildlife vacation, primates and dragons
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US $3,475
excluding flights
Memorable parts? All the vacation was memorable but for me: going into the rainforest and seeing truly wild orangutans and a family of foraging Thomas Leaf Monkeys close up without a care of being watched. Snorkelling in the Komodo National Park and seeing so many beautiful fish and colourful corals. Walking on Komodo and Rinca and have a fairly large 'dragon' purposefully stride towards us. Tips? Take plenty of insect repellant and lightweight clothes. When in Sumatra make sure you... (more)Val Golding
Costa Rica wildlife vacation
From
US $3,295
excluding flights
I had a great time! We had a great mix of personalities within our group, saw plenty of wildlife and ate lots of great food. (more)Lee Truong
The great diversity of this country, the climate and geographical changes, together with the plants, birds and mammals. (more)Alan Nunn
The highlight was Tortuguero National Park. An excellent trip; traveling for circa 3 to 4 hours every other day was acceptable and allowed approximately a day and a half at each new location. Guide was well informed, articulate and considerate. (more)Chris Schaefer
Nepal trek with Chitwan National Park safari
From
US $849
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the vacation was the 5 days walking through villages and mountains where we had close contact with local people and nature. (more)Maria Cristina Taborda
The last accommodation in the hills in the trek was the most memorable part (more)Aaron Starr
Too many memorable moments to mention - the people, the splendour of the mountain views, relaxing in the Garden of Dreams, the bustle of the streets of Thamel, and sights in and around Kathmandu. The trekking, the sight of Rhino, Crocodiles and lovely Sambar Deer at Chitwan. Pasaputinath and the atmosphere around the riverside ghats. (more)Helen Mosalski
History, culture & wildlife of India vacation
From
£1,336
excluding flights
It was a very good vacation, people were welcoming, helpful and friendly. Rajat was very efficient and helpful. (more)Alessandra Spera
We got exactly what we wanted! I hesitate to call it a 2-week vacation in southern India. It was an immersive, fulfilling and rewarding travel experience which we'd happily do again. (more)Trevor Wright
Probably the most exciting thing was seeing two tigers (on separate visits - one on the boat safari and one on a land safari) in Nagarhole National Park - astonishing. But equally memorable was the temple tour in Madurai - it felt a privilege to visit when so many pilgrims were also worshipping at the temple. (more)Lynn Crowe
Costa Rica tour
From
US $1,780
excluding flights
All of it was memorable...each place visited is so different... it's hard to choose. Monteverde for its lush vegetation, but boy can it get cold at night...and tortuguero for its wildlife. (more)Linda Whittingham
Seeing turtles was the most exciting part of the vacation (more)Fiona Weir
For my husband it was the amazing variety and beauty of the birds. For myself it was the excitement of seeing an armadillo at close quarters, although all the wildlife was extraordinary! (more)Kimberley and Barry Brown
Southern India tour, temples & nature
From
£494
excluding flights
The most memorable was the boat safari in Nagarhoke national park and watching a tiger for 30 minutes. (more)Judy Powell
The most memorable part was Orange county - feeling like a queen and wonderful safari. (more)Alex Silver
Excellent! (more)Jan Baker
Chitwan safari & rafting in Nepal
From
US $485
excluding flights
GREAT! One of the best I've taken. The tour operator was flexible and accommodating. Guides and accommodation were genuine. (more)Kristine Daniels
It was amazing! It's too difficult to select a single moment or city. Nepali people are really terrific. Exploring Chitwan was incredible. (more)Kacey Orlando
Best bit: Pokhara, seeing the mountains on a clear day and the chance to go paragliding for the first time. (more)Richard Frost
Gujarat vacations, Asiatic Lions, Blackbuck & Wild Asses
From
£925
excluding flights
All the wildlife and the wonderful lodges I stayed at: 13 Asiatic lions, 7 leopards, a striped hyena, 2 jungle cats, blackbuck, wild asses, and many species of birds... (more)Bonnie Shirley
It would be impossible to identify a single highlight- there were so many! Seeing so many leopards, the Asiatic lions, the nesting hornbills, saving a Blackbuck fawn from a pariah dog, the simply superb staff, some truly amazing dishes we tried and people we encountered- simply too much and many to mention. (more)Clive Freemantle
Best bits: Being in amongst the crazy traffic and not having to drive...seeing wild leopard in Gir...seeing a bridal party in all their finery...seeing the contrast between wealthy and subsistence living. (more)Susan Holdsworth
Wildlife vacations in Brazil, tailormade
From
£3,700
excluding flights
Each section was a highlight in different ways - Iguassu Falls, chance sighting of jaguar in Pantanal away from main spotting area, architecture of Brasilia by night and lakeside restaurant with local families, knowledgeable and interesting local guides (more)Margaret McDermott
Wonderful! (more)Christine Waddington
Colombia holiday, tailor made
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€1,920
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Loved the Colombian people; loved Bogota; Medellin & Cartagena. Tips? Be aware in advance of the length of time it takes to get served in restaurants and the blandness of the food. Also we found the guides to be uninspiring. Colombia needs to invest in these areas in order to drive tourism in a positive was. Local benefits? Yes. Overall rating? It was good and very enjoyable overall - we saw a huge amount of the country and had many different experiences. (more)Helen Cosgrove
Costa Rica tour, activity and nature
From
£1,150
including domestic flights only
Excellent (more)Kokila Lakhoo
Staying at Tortuguera - in the forest, only accessible by boat, sharing the site with various monkeys, sloths, birds (including macaws and toucans) and other creatures. (more)Wendy English
Nepal Tiger Safari holiday
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£1,630
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The walking safari was exhilarating. Just to be in and amongst the wildlife was brilliant. But the whole trip was fantastic from start to finish. Tips? Be prepared for long days bouncing around in a jeep. Its harder work than you think. Local benefits? Yes - there was a big effort to support the locals through gaining understanding of their culture and attending the local dance. There was also a strong focus on the long term conservation of animals and... (more)Dawn Howarth
Iberian Lynx watching holiday in Spain
From
£1,495
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Almost too may to mention, seeing the Lynx with her cubs, a Golden Eagle feeding her chicks in the nest… Tips? Local benefits? Yes our guides were local , we stayed in locally run accommodation, the guide company support the Lynx project . Overall rating? Brilliant vacation if you like wildlife watching. (more)Richard Green
Highlights of Madagascar vacation
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US $2,945
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Seeing the lemurs in the forest and watching them playing around like our children was fantastic, but most exciting was how different the culture and scenery was to ours in the UK. Tips? Relax and take all you see in. Get out and meet the people. Local benefits? Yes. We traveled with Exodus who use local services so employ and pay the local people. We also stayed in hotels and ate in restaurants run by local people. Overall rating? Brilliant vacation!... (more)Stella Jales
Balkan Lynx wildlife conservation holiday in Montenegro
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€1,409
excluding flights
Memorable parts? It is really almost impossible to narrow this down, every day was an adventure for our expedition. The scenery was fantastic we had great, mountain climbing and also traveling between the two locations provided an opportunity for down time and an opportunity to the enjoy the wonderful scenery from the comfort of our bus. Florian who was our guide and an expert in conservation is a wonderful guide and was there for us everyday, we also had 2 local guides, Azad and Enza... (more)Cathy Bisset
Sri Lanka highlights tour, tailor made
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£2,490
including UK flights
Memorable parts? Seeing leopards drinking at the waterside and sloth bears at Wilpattu National Park. Tips? We went on a wildlife tour of Sri Lanka and suggest you give yourselves a few rest days between safaris to recuperate as well as giving you more time to enjoy the resorts where you are staying. Local benefits? Safari guides and drivers were employed from the local community as were hotel staff. The hotels where we stayed were environmentally aware. The National Parks... (more)Kim Plumb
Blue whale watching in the Azores, Pico Island
From
£890
excluding flights
Im not normally inclined to book group vacations because I’m not really the sociable kind although in fulfilling my wife’s long held dream to go Whale Watching I had little choice given how everything is structured. After some research I decided the Azores was the place to go therefore I booked one weeks vacation through Amanda finally settling on Pico Island as the destination. Whale researcher Rui is the man on the ground working full time gathering data about the Azorean whales in order to collaborate... (more)Richard Christie
Tailor made Costa Rica wildlife vacation
From
US $2,690
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Wildlife Tips? Don't bother with the thermal baths - if you really want a mineral bath, use the free "locals" spa instead... look on Mr G's map for Free Natural Hot Springs River opposite Tabacon. Local benefits? Yes. Overall rating? Really good - well organised, worth every penny. (more)Nick Howard
Falkland Islands holiday
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£2,463
including domestic flights only
Memorable parts? Everything was memorable from the penguins on the Falkland Islands to the turtles on Ascension Island. Learning about the very different cultures in these places was something life changing and the welcome we received everywhere was the best I have ever known. Tips? The flight from Santiago is very long (14 hours) and as LANChile won't let you book single flights and so charge for return it is better to travel both ways by Airbridge from Brize Norton. This does away... (more)Di Lammas
Kayaking vacation in Indonesia
From
US $2,295
excluding flights
Honestly everything was amazing! Being completely immersed in nature. Monkeys, dolphins, turtles, manta rays, bats and of course Komodo dragons... oh and some spectacular sunsets! (more)Jodie Cummings
So many to choose from: Singing campfire songs with the crew, guide and group. Snorkelling and seeing the sights. Visiting Komodo Island and the dragons. (more)Andrew Finck
Sleeping in tents on deserted beaches. Seeing 3 Komodo dragons eating a carcase. The friendliness and helpfulness of everyone (more)Janet White Spunner
Algonquin Park tours in Canada, canoeing & moose
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CA $599
excluding flights
It was great fun to be out on the water in the sunshine, paddling along the lakes and rivers. It was a beautiful, peaceful trip in which time did not exist. (more)Annemarieke de Bruin
Learning how to track animals, brew pine needle tea, make rope out of bark, start a fire in the rain and read weather patterns were the most memorable parts. (more)Jane Lucken
Ecuador ecolodge, Napo Wildlife Center
From
US $1,467
including domestic flights only
Most memorable was walking through the Amazon with one of the Sani guides (whose father happened to have established the Sani Lodge), in the rain, through the mud, finding the most incredible birds, reptiles, insects and plants. (more)Julia Saurazas
The tapir emerged from the forest and remained at the clay lick drinking water for an extended period of time. Simply remarkable. (more)Robert Roberto
We loved the Eco-lodge that we stayed at, the Napo Wildlife Center. It was beautiful, well appointed and our guides were absolutely top notch. We learned an incredible amount and got to experience a wonderful place with wonderful people. (more)Elizabeth Essner
Sri Lanka wildlife holiday, the big five
From
£720
excluding flights
Seeing a sloth bear whilst on safari in Yale was my highlight. The vacations with your guidance was a total success. Saw many things and will take home lots of good memories. Saw many things and will take home lots of good memories. (more)Steve Daish
The most memorable was the whale watching. To see the largest creatures on earth from maybe 20 or 30 metres away is a real privilege and to see them do the deep dive with the tail in the air is a iconic image. Also seeing leopards in the wild was a memorable moment. (more)Nick Baker
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