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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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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.
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.
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.
Overnight Uluru Safari
2 days £210 from
Journey into Australia's dusty Red Centre and experience for yourself two of the continent's star attractions. Explore the immense rock domes of Kata Tjuta on a Valley of the Winds walk, witness an unforgettable Uluru sunset and tuck into a hearty outback dinner. Encounter the world's biggest rock up close on a walk around its base, learn of the indigenous mythologies woven into it and admire Aboriginal arts and crafts on display in the Uluru Cultural Centre. Short though this two-day trip may be in time, it's mighty large in attractions.
3 Day Rock the Centre (Yulara to Alice Springs)
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.
Sapa Adventure
5 days £235 from
Northwest Vietnam is a captivating mix of dramatic mountainscapes, crisp fresh air and colourfully-clothed hilltribes. Set on the slopes of a beautiful emerald green valley, Sapa is the heart of this unique piece of Vietnam. Travel to this peaceful land and meet resplendently dressed ethnic minorities at the local market, visit neighbouring villages and hike through iridescent rice terraces, witnessing how the current of life has bubbled along here for centuries. This five-day trekking adventure is full of opportunities to be immersed in traditional hilltribe culture and cuisine, while relishing the striking landscapes of Sapa and its surrounds.
Oz Experience Strewth Pass
Other £247 from
Oz Experience is the most fun and flexible hop-on hop-off touring network in Australia. It's not just a bus route - you are taken to all the 'must see' destinations and beyond! This exclusive pass includes plenty of accommodation and activities along the way.
 
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