All Explorer Tours

Highlights of Ukraine

Highlights of Ukraine

Ukraine may be off the tourist trail, but it certainly piques your interest – a confronting nuclear history, beautiful natural scenery and a charm that permeates through each place you explore. Spend ... more

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Days:
8
Start:
Kiev
Finish:
Lviv
Ages:
Over 18
Country:

Ukraine

Moldova, Ukraine & Romania Explorer

Moldova, Ukraine & Romania Explorer

Welcome to Bessarabia, a land so remote that tourism is yet to get a foothold. Escape the tourist crowds on this unique trip to Eastern Romania, Moldova and the Black Sea Coast of Ukraine. From the ... more

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Days:
13
Start:
Bucharest
Finish:
Kiev
Ages:
Over 18
Country:

Romania + 2 more

New Zealand Active Adventure (ex Christchurch)

New Zealand Active Adventure (ex Christchurch)

Lace up your hiking boots, pack your sense of adventure and prepare to gain an adrenaline-pumping perspective of New Zealand. This is a trip for people who know their limits – then wave goodbye to ... more

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Days:
12
Start:
Christchurch
Finish:
Auckland
Ages:
12 - 99
Country:

New Zealand

Tibet: Beijing to Delhi

Tibet: Beijing to Delhi

China’s charisma, Tibet’s treasures, Nepal’s nature and India’s enigma – all of this awaits on a 24-day adventure from Beijing to Delhi. Experience one of the world’s greatest train journeys, get to ... more

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Days:
24
Start:
Beijing
Finish:
Delhi
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

China + 2 more

Nepal & India Journey

Nepal & India Journey

Take a journey through Nepal and India on a 16-day tour that avoids the tourist crowds in favour of slices of authentic daily life. Look for Bengal tigers in the jungle during two safari excursions in ... more

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Days:
16
Start:
Kathmandu
Finish:
Delhi
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

India + 1 more

Brisbane to the Daintree Discovery

Brisbane to the Daintree Discovery

Explore the golden shores and picturesque rainforests of Queensland on a 12-day adventure from Brisbane to Cairns. Take an off-road jaunt across Fraser Island’s dunes, sail through shimmering waters ... more

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Days:
12
Start:
Brisbane
Finish:
Cairns
Ages:
8 - 99
Country:

Australia

East Coast Encompassed

East Coast Encompassed

Explore Australia’s stunning east coast from the iconic cityscapes of Sydney to the eco-paradise of the Daintree on an epic trip that hits all the highlights in under three weeks. Sample wine and ... more

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Days:
18
Start:
Sydney
Finish:
Cairns
Ages:
8 - 99
Country:

Australia

Uluru and Arnhem Land Camping Adventure

Uluru and Arnhem Land Camping Adventure

Embark on a nine-day Northern Territory adventure from Alice Springs to Darwin, showcasing the region’s biggest and best drawcards. Check out Uluru at a stunning sunrise, wander through the mighty ... more

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Days:
13
Start:
Yulara
Finish:
Darwin
Ages:
8 - 99
Country:

Australia

Beijing to Hong Kong Getaway

Beijing to Hong Kong Getaway

China really does have it all: tranquil countryside offering jaw-dropping natural scenery and invigorating hikes, neon cities boasting incredible food and scintillating nightlife and points of ... more

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Days:
20
Start:
Beijing
Finish:
Hong Kong
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

China + 1 more

Ultimate Japan

Ultimate Japan

Ever-welcoming and always fascinating, Japan is a land of ancient cultures, austere traditions and groundbreaking technology. Join us on this ultimate journey that takes you from futuristic, neon-lit ... more

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Days:
24
Start:
Tokyo
Finish:
Osaka
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Japan

Explore Kyrgyzstan to Turkmenistan

Explore Kyrgyzstan to Turkmenistan

Get to know – or under-Stan, if you will – the desert landscapes, multicultural influences and religious significance in Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan on a 26-day Central Asian ... more

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Days:
26
Start:
Bishkek
Finish:
Ashgabat
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Kyrgyzstan + 3 more

Central Asia: Five Stans Adventure

Central Asia: Five Stans Adventure

Beginning in the futuristic cityscapes of Nur-Sultan (until recently, Astana), join your small group on an epic exploration from Kazakhstan, through mountainous Kyrgyzstan, the remote lands of ... more

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Days:
39
Start:
Nur-Sultan (Astana)
Finish:
Ashgabat
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Kazakhstan + 4 more

Nur-Sultan (Astana) to Tashkent

Nur-Sultan (Astana) to Tashkent

Beginning in the futuristic cityscapes of Nur-Sultan (until recently, Astana), join us on this exploration from mighty Kazakhstan to mountainous Kyrgyzstan and history packed Uzbekistan. From the ... more

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Days:
30
Start:
Nur-Sultan (Astana)
Finish:
Tashkent
Ages:
16 - 99
Country:

Kazakhstan + 2 more

Best of India

Best of India

Visit India and follow the famous Golden Triangle. Enjoy the perfect introduction to India's three most popular destinations - Delhi, Agra and Jaipur - as we explore the icons and discover the secrets ... more

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Days:
19
Start:
Delhi
Finish:
Delhi
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

India

Nepal & Bhutan Journey

Nepal & Bhutan Journey

Journey into the heart of Nepal and experience the colourful sights and culture of this enchanting region. Mingle with local villagers and craftspeople, visit tranquil temples and sacred Buddhist ... more

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Days:
18
Start:
Kathmandu
Finish:
Paro
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Bhutan + 1 more

Best of Central Asia

Best of Central Asia

Take a journey across the vast expanses of Central Asia on an expedition through the rugged and remote regions of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. From the glossy modernity of ... more

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Days:
30
Start:
Nur-Sultan (Astana)
Finish:
Tashkent
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Kazakhstan + 3 more

Highlights of Russia & the Baltics

Highlights of Russia & the Baltics

Get the low-down of the historical, cultural and culinary highlights of Russia and the Baltics on a 19-day immersive experience through Russia, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Marvel at the ... more

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Days:
19
Start:
Moscow
Finish:
Vilnius
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Estonia + 4 more

Daintree Adventure

Daintree Adventure

Leave hustle and bustle in the rear-view mirror on this five-day journey to some of the world’s oldest tropical rainforest and the untouched coast it spills onto. This tour takes you into the heart of ... more

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Days:
5
Start:
Cairns
Finish:
Cairns
Ages:
Over 15
Country:

Australia

Madagascar in Depth

Madagascar in Depth

Take an in-depth journey into Madagascar and learn what makes this island nation so incredible. Madagascar's wildlife has developed in isolation for millions of years, and the vast majority is endemic ... more

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Days:
24
Start:
Antananarivo
Finish:
Antananarivo
Ages:
Over 15
Country:

Madagascar

Best of Indonesia

Best of Indonesia

Far from ‘just another island getaway’, Indonesia is in many ways a whole world of its own, a sprawling constellation of distinct islands offering a staggering breadth of experiences. This immersive ... more

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Days:
22
Start:
Medan
Finish:
Ubud
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Indonesia

Bangkok to Bali

Bangkok to Bali

South East Asia is brimming with colourful cities, picturesque coastline and delicious regional cuisine, and on this 28-day grand adventure from Bangkok to Ubud, discover all of its hotspots and ... more

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Days:
28
Start:
Bangkok
Finish:
Ubud
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Indonesia + 3 more

Thailand Adventure East Coast (May-Oct)

Thailand Adventure East Coast (May-Oct)

Discover the riches of Thailand in this epic trip from north to south. On this adventure we take you from the bright lights and crazy sights of Bangkok city to the serenity of the rainforest, from ... more

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Days:
24
Start:
Bangkok
Finish:
Ko Samui
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Thailand

Classic Thailand East Coast (May - Oct)

Classic Thailand East Coast (May - Oct)

Combining the best of the north and south, this is the definitive Thailand tour. Travel from the clamour of the capital to the serenity of steamy rainforests, from atmospheric ruins to relaxed ... more

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Days:
17
Start:
Bangkok
Finish:
Ko Samui
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Thailand

India & Nepal

India & Nepal

Combine the best of India and Nepal in one superbly comfortable trip. Experience the colour and chaos of Delhi's bazaars, visit erotic temple carvings in Khajuraho and witness intimate displays of ... more

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Days:
19
Start:
Delhi
Finish:
Kathmandu
Ages:
18 - 99
Country:

India + 1 more

South East Asia Unplugged

South East Asia Unplugged

Take an epic 35-day adventure that hits the best of the best in South East Asia. From the majestic Angkor ruins and the beaches of Phan Rang to the frenetic pace of Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok, past ... more

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Days:
35
Start:
Bangkok
Finish:
Bangkok
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Cambodia + 3 more

Azerbaijan & Georgia Experience

Azerbaijan & Georgia Experience

Visit two countries that have taken a big leap into the 21st century, where historical old towns and monasteries sit comfortably alongside towering skyscrapers. Stop by one of Europe's largest ... more

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Days:
20
Start:
Baku
Finish:
Tbilisi
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Azerbaijan + 1 more

Oman & Jordan Discovery

Oman & Jordan Discovery

Adventure from portside Muscat and Muttrah into the heart of Oman's richly coloured past. Discover the awesome Islamic forts, age-old mud-brick houses, and silver- and spice-filled souqs that makes ... more

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Days:
15
Start:
Muscat
Finish:
Madaba
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Jordan + 1 more

Explore Jordan, Israel & the Palestinian Territories

Explore Jordan, Israel & the Palestinian Territories

Delve into Israel and Jordan, holy lands rich with history and an oasis of delight and intrigue in the desert. This trip will see you wandering the immense ruins of Petra and exploring a lunar-like ... more

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Days:
15
Start:
Amman
Finish:
Tel Aviv
Ages:
15 - 99
Country:

Israel + 1 more

Melbourne to Darwin Overland

Melbourne to Darwin Overland

Thought you knew what an epic Aussie road trip was? Well, think again. Crank the tunes and leave the big cities in your dust on the ultimate 17-day Outback adventure between Melbourne and Darwin. ... more

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Days:
17
Start:
Melbourne
Finish:
Darwin
Ages:
18 - 99
Country:

Australia

Adelaide to Darwin Overland

Adelaide to Darwin Overland

See the Red Centre and the Top End on an Outback adventure through Australia’s heart, spending 15 days travelling from Adelaide to Darwin. From the orange-rock spires of Warren Gorge, the ... more

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Days:
14
Start:
Adelaide
Finish:
Darwin
Ages:
18 - 99
Country:

Australia

Melbourne to Alice Springs Overland

Melbourne to Alice Springs Overland

Travel from Melbourne on a 10-day overland odyssey covering Australia’s mighty south. Weave your way along the acclaimed Great Ocean Road past the Twelve Apostles and London Bridge, take a scenic hike ... more

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Days:
10
Start:
Melbourne
Finish:
Alice Springs
Ages:
18 - 99
Country:

Australia

Adelaide to Alice Springs Overland

Adelaide to Alice Springs Overland

Travel into Australia’s magnificent Red Centre on this Overland journey from Adelaide. From the orange-rock spires of Warren Gorge, to the underground mining town of Coober Pedy and the towering domes ... more

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Days:
7
Start:
Adelaide
Finish:
Alice Springs
Ages:
18 - 99
Country:

Australia

Arnhem Land and Uluru Camping Adventure

Arnhem Land and Uluru Camping Adventure

Embark on an adventure from Darwin to Alice Springs, including Arnhem Land and sacred Uluru, on this nine-day tour. This classic road trip-style overland adventure proves the best way to experience ... more

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Days:
9
Start:
Darwin
Finish:
Alice Springs
Ages:
8 - 99
Country:

Australia

Uluru and Arnhem Land Camping Adventure

Uluru and Arnhem Land Camping Adventure

Embark on a nine-day Northern Territory adventure from Alice Springs to Darwin, showcasing the region’s biggest and best drawcards. Check out Uluru at a stunning sunrise, wander through the mighty ... more

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Days:
9
Start:
Alice Springs
Finish:
Darwin
Ages:
8 - 99
Country:

Australia

Total Territory Top End & Outback

Total Territory Top End & Outback

Embark on a Northern Territory adventure from Darwin to Alice Springs, taking in the region's biggest and best draws along the way. Witness Uluru during a stunning sunrise, wander through the majestic ... more

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Days:
11
Start:
Darwin
Finish:
Alice Springs
Ages:
18 - 99
Country:

Australia

Northern Territory Encompassed Southbound

Northern Territory Encompassed Southbound

Spend eight days uncovering the best of the Northern Territory on an Outback odyssey from Darwin to Alice Springs. Head out croc spotting in the Mary River Wetlands and get a taste of the tropics in ... more

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Days:
9
Start:
Darwin
Finish:
Alice Springs
Ages:
8 - 99
Country:

Australia

Northern Territory Encompassed Northbound ex Yulara

Northern Territory Encompassed Northbound ex Yulara

Embark on a nine-day Red Centre and Top End adventure – two regions of serene nature and sacred First Nations culture. Beginning in Yulara, see the rugged landscapes of the Outback, admire Uluru by ... more

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Days:
8
Start:
Yulara
Finish:
Darwin
Ages:
8 - 99
Country:

Australia

Northern Territory Encompassed Northbound

Northern Territory Encompassed Northbound

Discover two regions of serene nature and sacred First Nations culture – the Red Centre and the Top End – on a nine-day Australian adventure. Explore the rugged landscapes of the Outback, admire Uluru ... more

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Days:
8
Start:
Alice Springs
Finish:
Darwin
Ages:
8 - 99
Country:

Australia

New Zealand Active Adventure

New Zealand Active Adventure

Get active in one of the world’s most outdoor-oriented destinations – mighty New Zealand. This nine-day southbound adventure has all of the ingredients for an energetic escape – jet boating down the ... more

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Days:
9
Start:
Auckland
Finish:
Christchurch
Ages:
12 - 99
Country:

New Zealand

Top End & Arnhem Land Adventure

Top End & Arnhem Land Adventure

The northernmost section of the remote Northern Territory, Australia’s Top End packs an unbelievable punch. This is where the tropics meet the Outback, sandstone escarpments are decorated with ... more

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Days:
5
Start:
Darwin
Finish:
Darwin
Ages:
12 - 99
Country:

Australia

4WD Darwin to Broome Overland

4WD Darwin to Broome Overland

Get lost in the beauty of the Australian Outback on this intoxicating tour from the Top End to Western Australia. Spot wildlife around enchanting Lake Argyle, explore the soaring walls of Windjana ... more

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Days:
10
Start:
Darwin
Finish:
Broome
Ages:
12 - 99
Country:

Australia

Broome to Perth Overland

Broome to Perth Overland

A colossal land replete with natural attractions, Western Australia's vast expanses and unique landscapes will surprise you at every turn. From the serene shorelines of Broome and Shell Beach and ... more

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Days:
10
Start:
Broome
Finish:
Perth
Ages:
18 - 99
Country:

Australia

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