Tackle Mt Kilimanjaro via the quiet wilderness of the Rongai Route on this eight-day Lonely Planet Experience, powered by Intrepid. Approach the striking mountain from the north for the opportunity to see mountainside animals like monkeys and even the occasional elephant. Traverse through rich forests along the north-eastern side, then trek to the summit at dawn for a spectacular sunrise. With an expert crew of local porters, guides and cooks, you’re in capable hands for a hike that promises to be unforgettable.
Price Per Night:$105.33 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 30, 2021through Jun 02, 2021
The resort's 756 guest rooms on three floors offer cable/satellite TV with pay movies. Guests may choose from Brazilian, French and Mexican cuisine, an expansive selection of brand name beverages and have guest privileges at neighboring Barceló Resorts.
Price Per Night:$310.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 30, 2021through Jun 02, 2021
Hugging the longest and best span of Negril's stunning seven-mile beach, this resort provides endless vistas of pristine shore and phenomenally clear turquoise waters. True beachfront rooms open out directly onto alabaster sand and swaying coconut trees. One-of-a-kind loft suites feature spiral staircases and super-deluxe décor. Each and every part of this paradise on earth has recently been beautifully renovated.
Price Per Night:$142.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 30, 2021through Jun 02, 2021
The Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort offers a privileged beachfront setting surrounded by the energy and excitement of La Quinta Avenida (Fifth Avenue), with its famous shopping, gastronomic and party scenes. The design concept features original and memorable spaces that embody the spirit of the destination through natural elements, artwork, textures and light. The 314 rooms and suites create an apartment-style oasis with their floor-to-ceiling windows, affording amazing views.
Price Per Night:$133.75 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Oct 23, 2021through Oct 31, 2021
Medan, Bukit Lawang, Gunung Leuser National Park, Gunung Leuser National Park - Berastagi, Mt Sibayak - Berastagi, Lake Toba, Medan
Steamy Sumatra is a rugged jungle paradise for all types of adventurers. The world’s sixth largest island is teeming with untamed nature and is home to many endangered species, including the Sumatran tiger, rhinoceros, elephants and the acclaimed orangutan. On this nine-day Sumatran expedition, travel from Medan to Bukit Lawang and explore Gunung Leuser National Park. Head to Berastagi and hike up the steaming active volcano Sibayak, basking in the glory of misty panoramas from the summit. Finish in Samonsir on Lake Toba, where the colourfully dressed Christian Batak people are happy to have your company. Venture off the beaten track and learn a thing or two about Sumatra.
Price Per Night:$186.67 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 06, 2021through May 15, 2021
Kuching, Bako National Park - Kuching, Kuching, Mulu National Park, Headhunters Trail - Guesthouse, Labuan Island, Kota Kinabalu
Wild, tropical and remote – think of Borneo as South East Asia's answer to the Amazon. This 10-day tour is full of active adventure set in natural paradise. See orangutans swinging through the rainforest treetops at a sanctuary in Semenggoh, weave through the vast Mulu cave systems and spend a night in an Iban homestay. Follow the Headhunters' Trail through dense jungle in Sarawak, wander along Kuching's riverside promenade and relax on golden-sand beaches on Labuan Island.
Price Per Night:$687.22 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Dec 01, 2021through Dec 19, 2021
USA to Cape Town (Via Johannesburg), Welcome to Cape Town, South Africa, Cape Town City Tour, Cape Peninsula Tour, Cape Town to Okavango Delta, Botswana (Via Johannesburg), Game Drives in the Okavango Delta, Okavango Delta to Chobe National Park, Game Drives in Chobe National Park, Chobe National Park to Livingstone, Zambia, Activities in Livingstone...
Make your away across South Africa, Botswana and Zambia in Classic Southern Africa. Center yourself in Cape time; get to know this South African city inside and out on tours taking to you Table Mountain and to the Cape Point Nature Reserve. Get wild on safaris in search of big game and adventure. Botswana and Zambia are full of wildlife sure to get your heart racing. Lions, leopard, elephants and buffalo herds are just a few of the game you’re bound to see as you set your sights on southern Africa.
Price Per Night:$1,691.54 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Mar 03, 2022through Mar 16, 2022
Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires to Ushuaia, Drake Passage, Antarctic Peninsula and South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Circle, Antarctic Peninsula, Drake Passage, Ushuaia to Buenos Aires
Cast off from Ushuaia, Argentina, to embark on an adventure to one of the most beautiful and remote locations on the planet. Sail across the notorious Drake Passage bound for the South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula. Explore a world covered in ice and snow; marvel at the odd shapes and spectacular hues of drifting icebergs; spot albatross, cormorants, seals, penguins and whales; and discover the land of the midnight sun - the blues and whites of Antarctica are truly breathtaking.
Price Per Night:$239.60 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Mar 01, 2021through Mar 31, 2021
Inspired by the rich history, white-washed villages and sun-drenched hills of Spain's Andalusia region, this spectacular resort brings the essence of Southern Europe to the heart of Scottsdale with its arching entryways, splashing fountains and floral walkways.
Price Per Night:$296.43 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 09, 2021through May 16, 2021
Levanto, Hiking in Cinque Terre / Biking to Framura, Hiking in Cinque Terre, Hiking to Portovenere, Levanto / Santa Margherita, Hiking & Kayaking on Portofino Peninsula, Santa Margherita
When entering this region of Italy, things can seem a little surreal. The houses are painted in vivid multi-coloured shades, the sea is brighter than the sky and the sun rains down so heavily that everything seems a little technicoloured – welcome to the Cinque Terre. Describing it as a gem of Italy is totally correct, but to be more specific, it would have to be an opal – a play of colours, mainly reflected by the blue of the sea, dotted with gold, pink and green houses. This is a rare jewel that changes with the light of the day, and is best explored on foot, by bike or by kayak to truly understand the natural beauty of this precious treasure.
Price Per Night:$421.25 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Apr 08, 2021through Nov 25, 2021
Sydney – Blue Mountains – Orange, Parkes – Warrumbungle National Park, Warrumbungle NP, Warrumbungle NP – Mudgee, Hunter Valley – Sydney
Venture past the Blue Mountains to the forested and artisanal heart of New South Wales on this five-day Warrumbungles adventure. From Sydney, jump on the road with a group of like-minded travellers bound for regional delights, including produce tastings, wilderness walks through verdant national parks, visits to The Dish observatory and the Three Sisters lookout, and local insight into First Nations cultures in the area. Passing by Katoomba, Orange, Mudgee and a whole host of local outposts, you’ll get a true sense of what regional Australia is all about – keeping it local and nothing but laidback.
Price Per Night:$300.42 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Mar 01, 2021through Mar 31, 2021
USA to Melbourne (Via Sydney), Cross the International Date Line, Welcome to Melbourne, Australia, Koalas and Kangaroos, in the Wild, At leisure, Melbourne, Melbourne to Uluru/Uluru Sunset Tour, Sounds of Silence, Ayers Rock to Cairns, Great Barrier Reef tour, Kuranda tour...
On this all-encompassing journey around the Land of Oz you’ll experience all the highlights of Australia, hitting Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef, and Sydney – a full circle for a one-of-a kind Aussie adventure. Culture is what makes Melbourne unique; spend your time sampling restaurants, checking out galleries or experiencing a local sports game. Next you’re off to Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park. Here you’ll watch the sunset over Uluru, Australia’s icon of the Outback, and listen to the “sounds of silence” while enjoying a traditional meal set under the stars. Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef are next on deck. A full day excu...
Price Per Night:$265.83 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jun 11, 2021through Aug 20, 2021
Cairo, Alexandria, Aswan, Nile Cruise, Luxor, Cairo, Amman, Wadi Rum , Aqaba, Petra...
From the ‘Land of the Pharaohs’ to the buoyant waters of the Dead Sea, this immersive 19-day tour through Egypt and Jordan is awash with highlights. Lose yourself in sun-kissed Cairo, be dazzled by the grandeur of ancient Egypt, cruise down the iconic Nile River, and explore the fascinating cities of Alexandria, Aswan and Luxor. Cross over to Jordan and discover the sweeping desert and echoing formations of Wadi Rum, the hand-hewn facades of Petra and the ancient Roman ruins at Jerash. This is a Middle Eastern odyssey to remember.
Price Per Night:$356.11 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Nov 15, 2021through Nov 24, 2021
Las Vegas, Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, Monument Valley, Grand Canyon National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, Los Angeles
From the glitz and glam of Las Vegas to the peacefulness of Zion, this trip journeys from Sin City to the City of Angels through some of the best national parks in the USA. Walk amid the hoodoos of Bryce Canyon National Park, gaze in awe at the Grand Canyon, sit by a Navajo campfire in Monument Valley and see the unique vegetation of Joshua Tree National Park. Finish this desert adventure with a day and night in Los Angeles, for a dose of sea, sand and celebrity. This 10-day Vegas to LA tour takes you deep into the Utah and Arizona desert, and to the bright lights of the city, all in one.
Travel to Spain, Portugal and Morocco on a journey from Madrid to Marrakech, taking the long route for maximum adventure. Marvel at artistic masterpieces and architectural wonders in Spain, taste the rich history of Portugal in its delightful cities and cuisine, and be enchanted by the magic of mysterious Morocco. Revel in chaotic markets, relax in coastal retreats and be warmed by local hospitality. This is an unforgettable odyssey through changing landscapes and incredible cultures - be spellbound by the colours and charisma of Spain, Portugal and Morocco.
Price Per Night:$555.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Mar 05, 2021through Mar 08, 2021
Cruise into the heart of the Amazon where lush rainforests, tropical birds and exotic wildlife beckon on all sides. Few areas of the world offer a more pristine and diverse opportunity to experience nature and geography.
Travel to Nepal and hike through the Annapurnas, one of the most naturally beautiful regions on the planet, on this active adventure. Through rocky terrain, lush forests and fields of wildflowers, and under the shadow of snowy peaks, spend each day walking through the wonder of nature. Stop and rest at rural villages for a glimpse into a simple, traditional life. Reach a prime vantage point which offers panoramic views of the awesome Annapurna region – a true highlight of an unforgettable journey.
Welcome to Greece – a land of crumbling ruins and crumbling feta, the sun-bleached cradle of modern civilization. A lot of Grecian itineraries begin with Athens’ historical highlights before skipping quickly off to the Greek Islands. But not this one. We’ve designed a comprehensive tour that includes the best of the mainland AND the islands. From the Sanctuary of Apollo at Delphi and the unbelievable monasteries of Meteora, all the way to the olive groves and sandy beaches of the Cyclades. Along the way you’ll discover that Greeks are passionate about a few very specific things: good times, good food, and good gossip. Kalimera!
Myth, religion and wonder come together on this expedition across the timeless terrain of Egypt and Jordan. From the mysteries of the Sphinx to the sublime stone structures of Petra, discover ancient sites galore. Travel on a felucca down the mighty Nile, and spend a night with Bedouin locals amid the sand dunes of Wadi Rum – these are just some of the highlights that make this adventure across the sands of time truly memorable.
Price Per Night:$1,127.86 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jul 01, 2022through Jul 15, 2022
Arrive Reykjavik, Embarkation in Reykjavik, Exploring East Greenland, Exploring Southern Greenland, Exploring Western Greenland, Disembark and fly to Reykjavik, Reykjavik
From abandoned Arctic ghost towns, to snow-capped mountains and colourful Arctic tundra, this expedition of Greenland is the perfect mix of culture and natural wonders. Experience the east, south and west coasts of Greenland – all with their own unique experiences and features. In the east you can view glaciers deep within the fjords, the south is steeped in Norse history and the west has icebergs and mountainous landscapes aplenty. Meet locals in small sheep-farming communities as well as exploring the quaint Old Town of Nuuk, the charming Greenlandic capital.
Price Per Night:$151.82 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jun 10, 2021through Sep 23, 2021
Antigua, Rio Dulce, Flores, Tikal / San Ignacio, San Ignacio, Bacalar , Tulum, Playa del Carmen
Travel the cobblestone streets of Antigua, through blissed-out Belize and along the Yucatan Peninsula to the beachside delight of Playa del Carmen on this 12-day adventure from the jungles of Guatemala to the beaches of Mexico. Crane your neck to gaze up stone temples with steps that lead into a jungle canopy in Tikal, stay in riverside Bacalar and sink your feet into white sands and clear waters in Tulum. From volcano-studded Antigua to the chilled-out charm of Mexico's coast – this tour delivers a slice of action, a dose of history and culture, and some well-deserved relaxation.
Price Per Night:$266.33 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 30, 2021through Jun 02, 2021
This luxury hotel is located in the noble centre of Rome, a city which historically was and is once again an intersection of cultures and communication. Rooms are characterised by the elegance and spaciousness reminiscent of the boudoirs of the aristocracy, and feature sumptuous Baroque-style decors and nuances.
Price Per Night:$221.57 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 08, 2021through May 22, 2021
Santorini – Ios, Sailing the Greek Islands, Mykonos
Dreaming of crystal-clear sapphire waters, whitewashed villages, history laden ruins, lively Greek culture and delectable cuisine straight off the land or from the sea? Then sailing from Greece's Santorini to Mykonos may just be what the doctor ordered. Spend eight blissed-out days under sun drenched skies enjoying the best the Greek Islands of Santorini, Ios, Amorgos, Small Cyclades, Naxos and Mykonos have to offer.
Price Per Night:$915.08 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Feb 25, 2022through Mar 10, 2022
Ushuaia, Ushuaia – Embarkation Day, Drake Passage, South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula , The Antarctic Circle, Antarctic Peninsula and South Shetland Islands, Drake Passage, Disembark Ushuaia
Price Per Night:$465.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 22, 2021through May 28, 2021
Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls (Brazilian side), Iguazu Falls (Argentinian side), Rio de Janeiro
Get a taste of the rhythms of Argentina and Brazil on this southern adventure journeying from Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro, taking in the spectacular Iguazu Falls along the way. From tango to samba, Spanish to Portuguese, and Malbec wine to caipirinhas, these two countries are sure to have you enthralled in their passionate zest for life.
Price Per Night:$167.14 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jun 19, 2021through Aug 16, 2021
Cairo, Aswan, Nile Felucca, Luxor, Cairo
Travel to Egypt and follow the path of the river Nile as you revel in a taste of Egypt's history, beauty and colour on this short but action-packed trip along the longest river in the world. Cruise one of the world’s most iconic rivers on a traditional felucca, discover the largest and most impressive pharaonic temples, chat and dine with interesting locals and live it up in this country of deserts, bazaars, monuments and unmatched experiences. This eight-day Cairo round trip will get you feeling desert vibes, ancient wonders and local secrets at every stop.
Price Per Night:$223.13 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 15, 2021through Sep 18, 2021
Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake, Yangon
Discover the magic and myth of Myanmar on a nine-day journey through some of its very best sights. Bookend your adventure in beautiful Yangon, where the golden Shwedagon Pagoda glitters in the sunset, and experience the many facets of Myanmar's heart and soul in between – tranquil temples, home-cooked cuisine, grassroots culinary wizardry, floating lake islands and the local handmade industry. Many modes of transport, from plane to bike to canoe, make for a convenient, exhilarating and authentic adventure across this enchanting land, as you discover a country that embodies the South East Asia of twenty years ago.
Price Per Night:$479.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 29, 2021through Oct 09, 2021
Santa Fe, Bandelier National Monument, Taos, Taos – Santa Fe
Packed with plenty of history, art, adventure and chili peppers, New Mexico is a destination that covers all the bases. On this 6-day discovery of the American Southwest, you’ll see firsthand why the state is known as the "Land of Enchantment." Learn how local art, culture and cuisine have been shaped by Indigenous American and Spanish influences as you wander the Pueblo streets of Santa Fe and Taos. Then, explore the ancient Bandelier cliff dwellings and pictographs, marvel at an otherworldly desert landscape shaped over millions of years and, if you dare, strap in for a thrilling, waterlogged rafting trip down the Rio Grande.
Price Per Night:$250.31 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Jul 03, 2021through Oct 16, 2021
Bogota, Salento, Coffee Estancia, Medellin, Cartagena, Guachaca, Tayrona National Park / Guachaca Region, Guachaca Region / Barichara , Barichara, Bogota...
Discover South America's best-kept secret on this 17-day adventure through the verdant mountains and powdery beaches of Colombia. Head into the serene highlands of Colombia's famed coffee region and discover the sweeter, softer side of this misunderstood country. Fall in love with Bogota's colonial heart, laze on palm-fringed stretches of Caribbean shoreline and hang with locals that redefine hospitality.
Price Per Night:$252.00 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 30, 2021through Jun 02, 2021
This AAA Four-Diamond oceanfront resort on famed Ka’anapali Beach features a water complex with 5 pools, 2 waterslides, twin waterfalls plus two restaurants, award-winning spa, free Wi-Fi, Fitness Center, Kids Club and an authentic Polynesian Luau.
Price Per Night:$176.60 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 04, 2021through May 29, 2021
Budapest, Belgrade, Sarajevo, Mostar / Kotor, Kotor, Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes National Park / Zagreb, Zagreb, Ljubljana...
Grand standing capitals and quaint seaside villages, hidden mountain hamlets and a city set on water – Eastern Europe flaunts a pretty impressive display of attractions. Discover the best of this entrancing region, plus a whole host of its lesser-known spots, making your way down from Hungary through the Balkans and east over to Italy. Encounter the up-and-coming vibes of once war-ravaged Sarajevo, fall in love with the popular Dubrovnik, kick into adventure mode in Ljubljana and feast until your tastebuds are content in Italy. Get expert local guidance and travel with a small group of likeminded travellers on this exciting 26-day Lonely Planet Experience, powered by Intrepid.
Price Per Night:$209.20 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Mar 01, 2021through Dec 15, 2021
The JW Marriot Desert Springs Resort features 5 heated pools, a lavish spa, two championship 18-hole golf courses, tennis courts, and 6 on-site cafés and bistros. Feel first-rate clubbing scene without leaving the premises with on-site bars.
Price Per Night:$278.13 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 15, 2021through Jun 19, 2021
Tokyo , Nikko, Kyoto
Home to sumo wrestling, sake, geishas, karaoke and onsens, Japan’s got a lot going for it. And on this nine-day Lonely Planet Experience to some of its most acclaimed cities, you’ll get to see the country at its best. Take in the neon nightlife of Tokyo, relax in the manicured gardens of Nikko and discover thousands of years of culture and history in Kyoto. And have you heard about the food? World-class sushi, ravishing ramen, delectable donburi – you certainly won’t be going hungry. With your local leader to point you in all the right direction and plenty of time to explore at your own pace, experience the culture and charm of the Land of the Rising Sun.
Price Per Night:$234.67 (USD) (based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
May 30, 2021through Jun 02, 2021
Nestled between the Gulf of Papagayo and the sapphire blue waters of Culebra Bay, this luxury resort personifies Costa Rica's Pura Vida (pure life) expression, an extension of the native spirit of the country. Guest rooms and suites balance modern design with touches of character that blend into the natural surroundings, highlighting Costa Rican aesthetic and featuring breathtaking ocean views.