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Adventure Tours

Join one of hundreds of small-group adventure tours around the world. These tours work perfectly for someone on a tight schedule as everything is organised for you, from airport transfers, to ground crew, accommodation and all the activities that will get you under the skin of the country you're in.

Whether you want culture, to go walking, a challenge, wildlife or amazing landscapes, there's a tour for you.

A Short Gap style trip gives you plenty of time to soak up the local atmosphere, culture and colour in more manageable bites, so why not give it a go?

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Lake Titicaca (Basix)
2 days £125 from
Sail close to the clouds on Lake Titicaca and meet the descendants of ancient civilisations that inhabit its islands. Feel the spongy reeds of the 'floating' Uros islands beneath your feet, learn about unique local cultures and customs at a homestay, and relish the vistas over seemingly infinite waters from the brilliant Taquile Island. This is the world’s highest navigable lake, sitting at a soaring 3,812 m above sea level. On this unique and inspiring trip, encounter the fascinating people and beautiful locations that characterise this evocative place.
Halong Bay Junk Cruise
2 days £160 from
Prepare to be whisked away from the cosmopolitan streets of Hanoi to the serene landscape of the World Heritage-listed Halong Bay. Cast away on a traditional junk boat and set sail through hundreds of limestone karsts that rise dramatically from the emerald waters of the bay. Sit back, relax and soak up this epic landscape while enjoying scrumptious meals cooked on board. Relax on deck with friends, chat to the friendly crew, meet the locals as they row between boats or explore the myriad of hidden caves by kayak. This short trip is the perfect way to add a few days of well-deserved relaxation onto any Vietnam adventure.
Mai Chau Adventure
2 days £160 from
Escape the beeping horns and bustling bikes of Hanoi by venturing out into the serene Mai Chau region. Make the acquaintance of curious locals and learn about their lifestyle and culture over a traditional lunch. Snack on weird and wonderful delicacies, and discover a slice of rural paradise while cycling through remote villages and along paths that border spectacular rice paddies. After the sun sets on an action-packed day, fall asleep in a village homestay before waking up early to see this stunning region bathed in morning sunlight. Then, with batteries fully recharged, wave goodbye to new friends and make tracks back to the enigmatic Vietnamese capital.
2 Day Melbourne to Adelaide Explorer
2 days £175 from
Set off on a short but sweet road trip from Melbourne to Adelaide and get a taste of southern Australia's rugged natural beauty. Stop by the world-class surf break of Bells Beach, spot wild koalas at Kennett River and be captivated by each twist and turn of the Great Ocean Road. Soak up the dramatic horizon rendered by the Twelve Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge, learn about local Aboriginal history in the Grampians National Park and hike out to some attractive waterfalls before finishing up in the quaintly charming city of Adelaide.
2 Day Alice Springs to Darwin Explorer
2 days £175 from
Spend two days discovering the natural delights of this isolated corner of the Red Centre. Travel from Alice Springs via Daly Waters towards Darwin, visiting Nitmiluk National Park, Edith Falls and Katherine Gorge along the way. Learn about traditional indigenous culture, meet some friendly locals in an outback pub and camp out beneath glittering desert stars on this eye-opening journey through one of Australia's most pristine locations.
Northern Thailand Hilltribes Trek
5 days £199 from
Trek through the hills surrounding Chiang Mai and meet the local people, known collectively as hilltribes, who have made their homes on these slopes. They have lived in peace and without modern conveniences for many years; a visit to these traditional communities is like travelling back to a simpler time. Learn about jungle food and the local way of life. After all that exertion, recline on a bamboo raft and float downriver, giving the friendly locals a wave as you drift past them going about their daily lives.
Bite-size Break Delhi
3 days £210 from
Sweet chai, crispy aloo tikkis, fluffy naan – it is little wonder why Delhi is the gastronomic capital of India. Get behind the scenes of northern India’s food scene with the help of a local guide. From the fragrant marketplaces of the Old Town to the kitchen of a Delhite, learn traditional family recipes, prepare an authentic Indian dinner, experience local hospitality, sample tasty morsels from a street vendor and explore ancient historic sights on this Bite-size Break of Delhi.
3 Day Rock the Centre
3 days £210 from
Come face-to-face with Central Australia's most iconic attractions on this brief but jam-packed three-day getaway. Survey the harsh outback landscape from the hump of a camel, be treated to a staggering Uluru sunset and meander through the red rock mounds of Kata Tjuta. Learn about one of the world's oldest surviving cultures, spend a night camped out under an eternity of stars and experience primordial bliss in Kings Canyon's Garden of Eden. Showcasing the heart and soul of Australia's legendary Red Centre, this is an adventure not to be missed.
2 Day Red Centre Explorer
2 days £210 from
Visit central Australia's most iconic attractions on this 2-day Red Centre Explorer trip. Starting off in the rustic town of Alice Springs, venture into the Outback's dusty expanse, stopping off en route at a working camel farm for a ride on these 'ships of the desert'. Explore the winding gullies and red rock domes of Kata Tjuta on a Valley of the Winds walk, savour a spectacular Uluru sunset and learn about local Aboriginal culture. This short but sweet 2-day small group adventure provides a terrific snapshot of this enchanting part of the world.
 
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