TS Elliot once said that it is “the journey, not the arrival that matters.” Whether you are travelling alone or in a group, we believe that it is the journey that makes the experience memorable. Our award winning longer tours really are great, stretching over all the continents we operate in over differing lengths of time.
Whether you are enjoying our famous Circuito on board one of our purpose built buses or navigating Eastern Europe and Turkey on local transport on our Eastern Europe to Turkey tour, our Great Journey’s use a variety of methods to get you from A to B. There will be plenty of opportunities to marvel at the scenery, mingle with the locals and maintain a slice of normality.
The tours you see listed below are the greatest of our Great Journeys however, if you are looking for the tailored touch, we can arrange for any of these tours to be done privately.
Enquire About This Tour Code ATZ Circuito 1
Duration: 171 Days Route: Quito to Quito Style: Overland Tours Price: US$15,609.00
Clock up some serious sightseeing on this diverse and fascinating overland journey across the continent. Beginning and finishing in Quito, this trip covers the whole of South America in one big circle from top to bottom and everywhere in between.
Enquire About This Tour Code FGA Grand Africa
Duration: 73 Days Route: Nairobi to Livingstone Style: Overland Tours Price: US$8,249.00
This overland expedition tour is the ultimate African safari. Travel through ten countries between Nairobi and Livingstone with the chance to witness predators stalking their prey and trek to meet mountain gorilla in their rainforest habitat. Explore diverse national parks, each promising the chance to see an amazing density of wildlife, including of course the Big 5. From bungee jumping to safari drives, there’s an adventure for everyone on this tour.
The tour that we operate in the reverse direction is Grand Africa (FAG).
Duration: 48 Days Route: Hanoi to Singapore Style: Adventure Tours Price: US$3,899.00
Prepare for the ultimate South East Asian adventure tour! Experience it all from the sun drenched beaches of Vietnam to the grand palaces of Thailand, the legendary temples of Cambodia’s Angkor, the urban shopping delights of Singapore, the lush jungle trails of Malaysia to the welcoming communities of Laos. Ride on an elephant, opt for a cooking class, enjoy a bamboo river trip and strike a bargain in local markets, you’ll love the diversity of this extensive tour.
Duration: 14 Days Route: Ulaan Baatar to Ulaan Baatar Style: Adventure Tours Price: US$1,949.00
Introducing Mongolia, an untamed and rugged land locked between Russia and China. Starting in Ulaan Bataar with its Soviet architecture and palaces, this tour gives you the chance to soak up the tranquil atmosphere at the Amarbayasgalant Monastery, enjoy the traditional hospitality of a local family in a Mongolian ger, soak away travel aches at the Jiguur hot springs and visit the remains of the capital city Genghis Khan built at Kharkhorin.
Duration: 29 Days Route: Delhi to Kathmandu Style: Adventure Tours Price: US$1,799.00
Experience the vastness and variety of India and Nepal as we take you to bustling cities, sacred lakeside towns, authentic villages and everything in between. We visit wonders, both natural and man-made. Look out for tigers and trek into the Annapurna Foothills.
Duration: 70 Days Route: Moscow to Istanbul Style: Adventure Tours Price: US$9,489.00
Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Albania, Montenegro, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Hungary, Romania, Turkey
Starting in Moscow, this tour through Eastern Europe and Turkey takes you from big cities of Russia via the little known Baltic and Balkan states to Turkey. Enjoy the popular highlights and hidden gems including modern cities with historic old towns, fairytale castles perched on the edge of glittering lakes, cathedrals and monasteries, mosques and citadels, hot springs and sun-soaked Mediterranean islands, beautiful beaches and towering mountain ranges – there's so much to see on this European odyssey.
Enquire About This Tour Code FAG Grand Africa
Duration: 73 Days Route: Livingstone to Nairobi Style: Overland Tours Price: US$8,249.00
Our biggest African safari, this Grand Africa is a true blockbuster of a tour. We take you to numerous world famous national parks with abundant wildlife, via unspoiled scenery, traditional villages, lively lakeside towns and bustling cities. Test your limits with adrenaline-pumping adventure sports, camp in the habitat of some of the continent’s treasured animals and trek to visit a family of rare mountain gorillas in Uganda - this overland expedition has it all.
The tour that we operate in the reverse direction is Grand Africa (FGA).
Duration: 21 Days Route: St Petersburg to Beijing Style: Adventure Tours Price: US$3,719.00
During this world-renowned rail journey between Beijing and St Petersburg you’ll have the chance to see the Great Wall of China, visit temples and markets of Ulaan Bataar, take a boat trip on Lake Baikal, experience local hospitality in a traditional Mongolian ger, perhaps buy a communist-era relic at Moscow's Izmaylovo Market and explore the red bricked Kremlin, lose yourself in the canals of opulent St Petersburg and visit the fabulous Hermitage Museum.
The tour that we operate in the reverse direction is Trans Mongolian Railway (TBM).
Duration: 49 Days Route: Mexico City to Panama City Style: Adventure Tours Price: US$5,089.00
Experience seven countries blessed with more than their fair share of national parks, white sand beaches, charming colonial towns and colourful modern cities. As you explore this diverse but compact region you can learn the fascinating stories behind the many Mayan ruins, explore wildlife-rich rainforest habitats, try some optional watersports, meet local people at traditional markets and sip a cocktail at a seaside bar – there are plenty of options to choose from.