Walking & Hiking Vacations

Best of Argentina
Wildland Adventures

Best of Argentina

Discover the diversity of Argentina, from Patagonia to Iguazu Falls, based from upscale, well-located lodges and boutique hotels. Argentina is a land of towering waterfalls, enormous ice fields, fantastic wines and a most-enchanting capital city! From the calving glaciers of Los Glacieres National Park in southern Patagonia to the steamy jungles of Iguazu Falls National Park in the subtropical region north of Buenos Aires, local expert guides lead you on nature-based forest hikes and glacier treks. Three days in sunny and temperate Mendoza permits  ample time to explore the city with its vibrant central market, enjoy wine tastings at several small, family-owned vineyards in the charming Lujan de Cuyo region and revel in an exciting day of adventure with white water rafting in the foothills of the Andes. Geared towards first-time travelers to Argentina, this itinerary is a wonderful introduction to the country’s highlights and is designed to include the weekly San Telmo Antiques Market in Buenos Aires.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, White Water Rafting - Rafting Vacations, Eco-Travel & Cultural Exploration, Wildlife, Safaris and Photography Vacations
  • WHERE: Argentina, SOUTH AMERICA
  • AVAILABILITY: January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December
  • FROM: $5,200
  • DURATION: 11 days
  • AUDIENCE: Solo Adventure Travel and Singles Vacations, Family Vacations & Adventure Travel, For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!, Vacations for Couples & Partners
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: Best of Argentina

Request More Details

Rapa Nui: Moais and Warriors of Easter Island
Myths & Mountains

Rapa Nui: Moais and Warriors of Easter Island

What is the ancient mystery behind the nearly 900 moai monoliths that dot this barren and rarely visited island? Standing 13 feet tall and weighing close to 14 tons, these stone giants represent the spirits of the warriors who fiercely protected 'Isla de Pascua.' Search for hidden petroglyphs, hike to sea caves and volcanic craters, sit in at a church service to listen to local Rapa Nui music, or find an isolated beach for an afternoon swim.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, Eco-Travel & Cultural Exploration
  • WHERE: Chile, SOUTH AMERICA
  • AVAILABILITY: January, February, December
  • FROM: $2295
  • DURATION: 7 days
  • AUDIENCE: For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: Rapa Nui: Moias, Warriors and Beaches of Easter Island

Request More Details

Rajasthan: Decadence, Deserts and Desserts
Myths & Mountains

Rajasthan: Decadence, Deserts and Desserts

 This special trip blends the luxury of Rajasthan - its palaces, forts, and art – with the charm of the desert and the radiance of its people. Moreover, you have a chance to taste the rich culture of Delhi and Agra along the way.

Your program begins at the Imperial in Delhi. From here, you visit the Old City and get a sense of the religious and cultural diversity of the place. Next, you travel to Udaipur, with its lake, palaces and bustling old city, as well as its beautiful countryside. Crossing the desert, you head to Jodhpur and then on to Nagaur to enjoy the festival in the winter and the town in the fall.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, Eco-Travel & Cultural Exploration
  • WHERE: India, ASIA
  • AVAILABILITY: January, October
  • FROM: $5,995.00
  • DURATION: 13 days
  • AUDIENCE: Solo Adventure Travel and Singles Vacations, Family Vacations & Adventure Travel, For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!, Vacations for Couples & Partners
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: Rajasthan: Decadence, Deserts and Desserts

Request More Details

England - The Cotswolds & Oxford
The Wayfarers

England - The Cotswolds & Oxford

Golden limestone and thatched cottages form the backdrop to this gentle journey through one of England's prettiest regions.

Walking historic footpaths, Roman roads and winding lanes through sleepy villages, we discover the world-class gardens of Hidcote Manor, designed by Lawrence Johnson, and walk through the grounds of Batsford House. We eat hearty pub lunches with local ale and meet a farmer and his sheep dog. We visit the Duke of Marlborough's estate at Blenheim and see the quiet village graveyard in Bladon where Sir Winston Churchill is buried.

We explore the ancient university town of Oxford and try our hand at punting on the river.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, Eco-Travel & Cultural Exploration
  • WHERE: United Kingdom, EUROPE
  • AVAILABILITY: July, September, October
  • FROM: $3,895
  • DURATION: 7 days
  • AUDIENCE: Solo Adventure Travel and Singles Vacations, Family Vacations & Adventure Travel, For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!, Vacations for Couples & Partners
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: Walking vacations in England- The Cotswolds and Oxford

Request More Details

Alaska - Alaska Family Adventure
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tnd_KXK8Txw&list=UUC912QM2wpF6gOEhY6EQkRg&index=4
Great Alaska

Alaska - Alaska Family Adventure

For the family ready for something different.  Our Alaska Family Adventure is perfect for the family that believes the real alaska is discovered on their own two feet.  Whether from the trail, the bushplane, Our Custom drift boats wth a guide on the oars or from a canoe or kayak on one of our calmo and spectacular paddling excursions.  Spend each day exploring authentic Alaska, and returning each night to your riverfront cabin on the world famous Kenai river.  Nightly family friendly happy hour, included evening activities and complimentary Anchorage Pickup.  5 and 7 day options availble with 50% off kids 15 and under.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, Wildlife, Safaris and Photography Vacations, Fishing Vacations - Fly Fishing Trips - Guided Fishing
  • WHERE: Alaska, USA
  • AVAILABILITY: June, July, August, September
  • FROM: $3295.00 (7 day 6 night with Bear Camp) 5 day $2.595.00 (no bears)
  • DURATION: 7 days
  • AUDIENCE: Family Vacations & Adventure Travel
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: Alaska Family Adventure

Request More Details

The Waterfalls and Glaciers of Iguazu Falls and Patagonia
Myths & Mountains

The Waterfalls and Glaciers of Iguazu Falls and Patagonia

 This wet and wild itinerary features Argentina’s most stunning natural highlights – Iguazu Falls and El Calafate National Park, the jewel of Patagonia.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, Eco-Travel & Cultural Exploration, Wildlife, Safaris and Photography Vacations
  • WHERE: Argentina, SOUTH AMERICA
  • AVAILABILITY: All year
  • FROM: $2695
  • DURATION: 9 days
  • AUDIENCE: Solo Adventure Travel and Singles Vacations, Family Vacations & Adventure Travel, For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!, Vacations for Couples & Partners
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: The Waterfalls and Glaciers of Iguazu Falls and Patagonia

Request More Details

Egypt Explorer
Wildland Adventures

Egypt Explorer

The canvas of Egyptian history is vast.  This comprehensive Egypt adventure tour is an in-depth and hands-on exploration of this rich culture, beginning  in the modern heart of the nation, cosmopolitan Cairo. As we explore ancient sites from the Great Pyramids of Giza to the monumental temples of Luxor, and onto the surreal White Desert, we shall find that modern Egypt  still holds much to discover.  Ride by camel through the desert in search of ancient tombs and monasteries.  Our expert Egyptologist guide takes you off the beaten track to some of the region’s lesser-known gems and unexpected experiences – visit the students of the Ramses Wissa Wassef School of Art, a philanthropic organization that supports education of prodigy children in rural Egypt.  Bivouac in the desert, under wide, star-filled night skies.  The sights, sounds and sense of today mingle with the country’s mysterious past reminding us that Egypt, the Cradle of Civilization, continues to evolve and enrich the lives of those who are fortunate enough to land upon its ancient shores.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, Eco-Travel & Cultural Exploration
  • WHERE: Egypt, AFRICA
  • AVAILABILITY: Contact us for availability
  • FROM: $3,295
  • DURATION: 16 days
  • AUDIENCE: For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: Egypt Explorer

Request More Details

Moab Arches National Park Tour - Fiery Furnace

Moab’s must-do hike is the maze-like Fiery Furnace in . Accessed only when accompanied by an experienced guide, this hike twists and turns among contorted orange-tan fins, towers, spires and arches. Moab Adventure Center guides/naturalists lead two-hour hikes in this trackless area, pointing out hidden attractions such as Surprise and Twin Arches. Although the walk/hike is moderately strenuous in places, it can be enjoyed by anyone in reasonably good physical condition. A brief tour of the Park is provided along with the hike.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations
  • WHERE: Utah, United States, USA
  • AVAILABILITY: March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
  • FROM: $81 per adult
  • DURATION: .5 days
  • AUDIENCE: Solo Adventure Travel and Singles Vacations, Family Vacations & Adventure Travel, For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!, Vacations for Couples & Partners
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: One Stop for Adventure

Request More Details

England - Dartmoor to Exmoor
The Wayfarers

England - Dartmoor to Exmoor

The ancient harbor of Dartmouth is the gateway to this Walk across the dramatic open spaces of Dartmoor and Exmoor in the South West of England.

 

Here we walk meadow-paths and narrow lanes, crossing rivers and passing through thatched hamlets, stopping for hearty pub lunches and a traditional Devon Cream Tea. We explore Castle Drogo '"the last castle to be built in England" 300 meters above Dartmoor.

 

Leaving Dartmoor we discover the wild uplands of Exmoor, where we might spot a native pony or a red deer, Britain's largest wild animal. We enjoy sweeping views from the rolling hills across the Bristol Channel to Wales.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, Eco-Travel & Cultural Exploration
  • WHERE: United Kingdom, EUROPE
  • AVAILABILITY: June, September
  • FROM: $3,995
  • DURATION: 6 days
  • AUDIENCE: Solo Adventure Travel and Singles Vacations, For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!, Vacations for Couples & Partners
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: Walking Vacation from Dartmoor to Exmoor in England

Request More Details

Vietnam and Loas: Ethnic Villages and Untraveled Roads
Myths & Mountains

Vietnam and Loas: Ethnic Villages and Untraveled Roads

 Travel across the border between Vietnam and Laos near Hanoi, visiting Muong and Thai villages along the way. Cross into Sam Neua Province in Laos, famous for its woven fabrics. Then head to the mysterious Plain of Jars, Laos's answer to Stonehenge, before turning towards Luang Prabang. From this charming city, you travel north to Luang Namtha and Muang Sing, home to Thai Lu, Thai Dam, H'mong, Lang Ten, and other ethnic groups. You can stay in local homes and charming boutique hotels, take a boat out on the Nam Ou and Mekong rivers and see the most adventurous side of Laos and Vietnam.

  • ACTIVITY: Walking & Hiking Vacations, Eco-Travel & Cultural Exploration
  • WHERE: Laos, ASIA
  • AVAILABILITY: March, November
  • FROM: $4,295.00
  • DURATION: 16 days
  • AUDIENCE: Solo Adventure Travel and Singles Vacations, Family Vacations & Adventure Travel, For Groups: Adventure Travel With the Experts!, Vacations for Couples & Partners
  • MEMBER'S WEBSITE: Vietnam and Loas: Ethnic Villages and Untraveled Roads

Request More Details