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Argentina’s Realm of peaks and Glaciers

Hike the mountain trails of Patagonia's Glacier National Park, home of the renowned Fitzroy Massif, walk on the ice of the massive Viedma Glacier, and enjoy overnights in historic, welcoming estancias.

12 days from: $6495
Trip Level:
3+

Patagonian Peaks and Glaciers

Enjoy the mountain majesty of Patagonia, a hiker's dream, on hikes and explorations in Glacier National Park, crowned by the great shark fin of Mt. Fitzroy (11,703’). Overnights are in lovely estancias and mountain lodges.

9 days from: $4795
Trip Level:
3

Festivals and Hikes in the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Our hiking journey stretches across Bhutan from Paro, with its famed Taktsang Monastery (the "Tiger's Nest") to Bumthang, a sacred region of towering rhododendron forests, misty gorges, and countless holy sites.

12 days from: $5795
Trip Level:
3+

Cultural Adventures in the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Hike to tiny villages and mountainside shrines bedecked with prayer flags, explore riverside markets, and meet red-robed monks in fortress-monasteries reigning over Bhutan's ethereal wooded valleys. Our March and September trips feature fascinating Tsechu festivals.

10 days from: $5395
Trip Level:
2+

The World’s Last Shangri La

On this lodge-based journey with your own private guide, hike to tiny villages and mountainside temples, meet red-robed monks, explore colorful markets, and discover a unique Shangri La kingdom in the Himalayas.

10 days from: $3995
Trip Level:
2+

Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, and Inle Lake

Explore the sublime beauty of Myanmar, a legendary realm of golden pagodas, ancient monasteries, and a warm, welcoming people at your own pace with this private journey.

11 days from: $4595
Trip Level:
2

An Extraordinary Cultural Journey to Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia

Discover Indochine, a cultural adventure in Southeast Asia traveling to the temples of Luang Prabang in Laos, to Cambodia's collosal Angkor wat, and Hanoi in north Vietnam

16 days from: $6095
Trip Level:
1+

Adventures in Indochine

With your private guide, explore charming Hanoi, experience surreal Halong Bay with an overnight aboard your own private boat, visit picturesque Hoi An and the royal city of Hue, with a grand finale at exquisite Angkor Wat.

13 days from: $4395
Trip Level:
2

The Lake District and Paine National Park

Enjoy a private journey withwonderful hikes in Chile’s volcano-dotted Lake District and into the sublime world of Patagonia’s Paine National Park, one of the scenic masterpieces of the planet.

8 days from: $3995
Trip Level:
3

Secrets of the Pharaohs

Discover a mysterious world of soaring temples in a timeless desert landscape, from the Pyramids and the Sphinx to a luxury cruise on the Nile.

7 days from: $2995
Trip Level:
1

Tikal and the Land of the Mayas

Enjoy a private journey to elegant colonial Antigua, the mountain village of Chichicastenango, with its famous open-air market, stunning volcano-ringed Lake Atitlan, and Tikal, greatest of all Mayan sites.

8 days from: $2595
Trip Level:
2

Romantic Rajasthan, Land of Princes

Explore with your own private guide in the ancient cites of Jodhpur, Udaipur, and Jaipur as well as fabulously preserved Moghul capital of Fatehpur Sikri, then enjoy sunrise over the glorious Taj Mahal in Agra.

10 days from: $6495
Trip Level:
1+

Enchanting Temples, Rich Cultures, and Undiscovered Treasures of India’s Vibrant South

With your private guide, discover the ancient Buddhist caves of Ellora and Ajanta, the exquisite temples of Madurai, the tropical waterways of Kerala aboard a private houseboat, and the ancient trading port of Cochin.

11 days from: $5495
Trip Level:
1+

Jerash, Wadi Rum, Petra, and the Dead Sea

Join your private guide to explore the magnificent Roman ruins at Jerash, the ethereal desert canyon of Wadi Rum, haunt of T. E. Lawrence, and the extraordinary lost city of Petra, a World Heritage Site.

7 days from: $3995
Trip Level:
2

An Extraordinary Cultural Journey to Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia

Discover Indochine, a cultural adventure in Southeast Asia traveling to the temples of Luang Prabang in Laos, to Cambodia's collosal Angkor wat, and Hanoi in north Vietnam

16 days from: $6095
Trip Level:
1+

Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, and Inle Lake

Explore the sublime beauty of Myanmar, a legendary realm of golden pagodas, ancient monasteries, and a warm, welcoming people at your own pace with this private journey.

11 days from: $4595
Trip Level:
2

Exploring Sherpa Villages and Himalayan Peaks

Trek through Nepal's Sherpa mountain villages, visit Buddhist monasteries of Pangboche and Tengboche, and enjoy spectacular views of Mt. Everest.

14 days from: $3995
Trip Level:
5

Lodge-Based Trekking in the Himalayan Foothills

Experience a marvelous Himalayan realm on a delightful lodge-based trek in the Annapurna foothills, then enjoy a relaxing float trip on the Seti River and gameviewing by elephant in Chitwan National Park.

12 days from: $3295
Trip Level:
4

Soaring Himalayan Views, Exquisite Hill Village trek

Enjoy lodge-based trekking under the gaze of the mighty Annapurnas and hike from one beautiful village to another with your own private guide. The charming lodges offers private rooms and amazing views.

11 days from: $3095
Trip Level:
4

Lodge-Based Trek Among the Highest Mountains in the World

With your private guide, enjoy a 9-day trek through the Everest region and overnights in cozy Sherpa lodges with your own private room. The thriving Tibetan Buddhist monastery of Tengbochue is a trek highlight.

14 days from: $4395
Trip Level:
5

Lodge-Based Trekking in Nepal’s Extraordinary Mountains

Trek in two of Nepal’s most spectacular realms—the Annapurnas and the Everest region. Enjoy a 3-day hike in the sublime Annapurna foothills, then fly to the Everest region for a 4-day hike amid ancient Sherpa villages.

15 days from: $4895
Trip Level:
4+

The Ultimate Hiking Adventure to a Legendary Lost City

Trekking and cultural adventure in Peru traveling from Cusco to Machu Picchu: hike the Inca trail, visit ancient Inca ruins, temples and fortresses, and enjoy incredible Andes mountain vistas

9 days from: $4995
Trip Level:
5

Lodge-Based Trek and the Lost City of the Incas

Enjoy lodge-based trekking in the stunning Cordillera Vilcabamba, the steep green mountains cradling Machu Picchu. Hike ancient Inca trails by day, enjoy comfortable overnights in cozy mountain lodges by night.

9 days from: $4195
Trip Level:
5

In the Footsteps of the Incas

Enjoy a spectacular private trek that offers the utter solitude of a hidden Inca realm yet scenery very similar to that of the famous Inca Trail---but here you’ll have the stunning trails all to yourself.

9 days from: $3895
Trip Level:
5

Trek to Machu Picchu

Join your private guide and camp staff for an amazing trek on the world-renowned Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, lost city of the Incas, and enjoy our famous Wilderness Travel full-service camping support along the way.

9 days from: $4095
Trip Level:
5

Magical Machu Picchu and the Land of the Incas

With your private guide, explore Cusco, ancient heart of the Inca Empire, and the beautiful Urubamba Valley, sacred to the Incas, then head to glorious Machu Picchu, perched on a sheer precipice 1,500 feet above the Urubamba River.

7 days from: $3495
Trip Level:
2

Beautiful Cape Town and a Classic Wildlife Safari

Explore from Cape Town to the Cape of Good Hope, then set out for phenomenal big-five gameviewing in exclusive private game reserves adjoining world renowned Greater Kruger National Park.

10 days from: $4395
Trip Level:
2

The Ultimate Safari: Tarangire, Ngorogoro Crater, and the Serengeti

Classic wildlife and walking safaris with skilled trackers in Serengeti National Park, plus Ngorongoro Crater, Olduvai Gorge, Lake Manyara, and Tarangire National Parks. Expert Masai guides, exclusive private camps, luxury lodges.

13 days from: $8395
Trip Level:
2+

From Roman Ruins to Imperial Istanbul

With your private guide, explore the monuments of Istanbul, the volcanic moonscape of Cappadocia, magnificent Ephesus, Bodrum on the Aegean Coast, and mountain-ringed Aphrodisias, a fantastic World Heritage Site.

11 days from: $5795
Trip Level:
2+

Trek to Roraima and by River Boat to Angel Falls

Explore Venezuela, away from the crowds, on this epic private journey to Angel Falls, the summit plateau of Roraima, and more.

16 days from: $5995
Trip Level:
4+

An Extraordinary Cultural Journey to Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia

Discover Indochine, a cultural adventure in Southeast Asia traveling to the temples of Luang Prabang in Laos, to Cambodia's collosal Angkor wat, and Hanoi in north Vietnam

16 days from: $6095
Trip Level:
1+

Adventures in Indochine

With your private guide, explore charming Hanoi, experience surreal Halong Bay with an overnight aboard your own private boat, visit picturesque Hoi An and the royal city of Hue, with a grand finale at exquisite Angkor Wat.

13 days from: $4395
Trip Level:
2