Ultimate Escapes: 20 Adventures of Your Life
The magazine’s “Ultimate Escapes: 20 Adventures of Your Life” (April 2007) featured Palau Sea Kayaking & Snorkeling, our popular Pacific journey with marine biologist Ron Leidich.
The World’s 25 Best New Trips
Our Bhutan: The Merak & Sakten Expedition was featured among “The World”s 25 Best New Trips” in the November 2006 issue, and we continue to offer it every few years or so.
The 25 Best New Adventure Trips
Our unique Whale Sharks of Ningaloo journey with marine biologist Ron Leidich was featured as one of the “25 Best New Adventure Trips” (November 2005).
Wild Horizons: The 25 Greatest Trips
In National Geographic’s February 2003 issue, our Morocco: The High Atlas Trek was included among the “25 Greatest Trips.”
The World’s Best Awards 2006
Wilderness Travel was ranked among the world’s “Top 15 Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters” in Travel+Leisure’s annual reader survey in 2006. Thank you, Travel+Leisure readers! Wilderness Travel was #6 for Top 15 Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters
2008 MCM Awards finalists
Our 2008 catalog was a top finalist in the 2008 Multi Channel Merchant Awards judged by a panel of industry experts. We hit the mark in the Consumer Specialty category.
Best Adventure Trips 2008
Two Wilderness Travel trips earned a spot in Concierge’s “Best Adventure Trips” in 2008: Tibet: The World’s Highest Trek, our energetic journey to 21,000 feet on Mount Everest, and Snorkeling & Kayaking the Isles of Palawan, a tropical adventure with marine biologist Lee Goldman.
Awards for Creative Excellence 2007
The International Academy of the Visual Arts awards the “Davey” for creative excellence. Our 2007 catalog earned a Gold Award and our Private Journeys catalog won a Silver Award.
Gold & Silver Award Winner
The Wilderness Travel 2004 catalog won the Gold Award in three Categories: Consumer Specialty, Travel, and Wholesale/Dealer, while our website won a silver.
2007 Trip of the Year: Trek to the Source of the Tsangpo
We were very excited that Outside’s March 2007 issue named our epic Tibet: Trek to the Source of the Tsangpo as “2007 Trip of the Year!” This is the second time one of our journeys has been named Trip of the Year. Our Annapurna Circuit also won mention as one of “The World’s 30 Greatest Trips.”
The New Trips of a Lifetime: Best 40 Trips of 2006
In Outside’s “Best 40 Trips of 2006” issue (March 2006), both our Exploring the Mergui Archipelago and Arctic Odyssey expedition cruise were included.
Best Trips of 2005
Among the “Best Trips of 2005” in Outside’s February 2005 issue was our expedition cruise to Antarctica, South Georgia & the Falkland Islands as well as Hiking Hadrian’s Wall in England.
2004 Trip of the Year
We were very pleased to win Outside’s “Trip of the Year” with our adventurous Three Ranges of Peru trek.
25 Best Trips of 2004
Featured as one of the “Best Trips of 2004” in the March issue of Outside was our Bhutan: the Haa Valley Trek.
The 50 Most Amazing Trips in the World
Our East of Bali sailing adventure in Indonesia was included in the “50 Most Amazing Trips in the World” article in the January 2001 issue.
2008 Print Media Awards
The Award of Excellence in the 14th annual Communicator Awards was given to the 2008 Wilderness Travel catalog in a competition judged by the International Academy of the Visual Arts. Our 2008 Private Journeys catalog won an Award of Distinction.
2007 Award of Disctinction
The 2007 Wilderness Travel catalog won the Award of Distinction in the print media category of the 13th Annual Communicator Awards.
2006 Award of Excellence
Our 2006 Private Journeys catalog received the Award of Excellence in the print media category of the 12th Annual Communicator Awards.
Best of the Web
Our website won in the Nature Tours category.