Christmas & New Year
As religious Catholic countries, much of Africa and South & Central America celebrate Christmas religiously, attending church and celebrating with their families. Far from the Christmas Markets of Europe and commercialism of North America, the UK & Australia and away from comforts of home, travelling to these diverse and fascinating countries offers an exciting insight into how other cultures and communities celebrate the birth of Jesus. In Asia it is possible to escape the Christmas crowds entirely to places where the holiday is barely practised to get to know other religions and cultures aware from the fanfare of Christmas Day.
To find tours departing in time for Christmas & New Year, browse from the selection below.
Enquire About This Tour Code JJH Japan Highlights
Duration: 7 Days Route: Tokyo to Kyoto Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$2,049.00
From technologically advanced Tokyo teeming with people, to the beautifully preserved old town of Takayama set in a mountain landscape, Japan is a land of fascinating contrasts. Enjoy an authentic way of life in this short but sweet tour of modern Japan.
Enquire About This Tour Code TCP Panama Panorama
Duration: 7 Days Route: San Jose to Panama City Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$829.00
This tour is a short but exciting trip from Costa Rica to Panama, taking in the highlights of the Caribbean coast and Chiriqui highlands culminating in Panama City. The islands of the Bocas del Toro archipelago are wonderful for water sports, with optional activities like diving and snorkelling. At the charming mountain village of Boquete on the eastern slopes of the Volcan Barú you can relax and enjoy the serenity or enjoy world class adventure activities nearby.
Enquire About This Tour Code PAI Amazon & Incas
Duration: 8 Days Route: Lima to Lima Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$2,099.00
If your time is limited and you want to grasp the true essence of Peru, this is the ideal tour for you. With a stay in the heart of the lush Amazon Jungle, a visit to the extraordinary lost city of Machu Picchu and the chance to explore two of the most vibrant cities on the continent, you'll experience a serious cultural adventure.
Enquire About This Tour Code TCS Tortuguero Costa
Duration: 9 Days Route: San José to San José Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$919.00
Swim in warm waters, relax on sandy beaches and observe some of the richest wildlife in the world. Costa Rica is covered in protected national parks with an abundance of wildlife, active volcanoes and friendly locals. On this short tour you will get to experience this incredibly diverse country at its best.
Enquire About This Tour Code NCR Nature Trails
Duration: 9 Days Route: San José to San José Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$959.00
Take a tour through captivating Costa Rica and experience the natural beauty this Central American wonderland is famous for. Witness the Arenal Volcano then take a dip in the hot springs nearby. In Monteverde Cloud Forest you can take a thrilling zip line, flying over the cloud forest between giant trees. Explore Manuel Antonio National Park’s beautiful lagoons, palm fringed beaches and lush green forests.
Duration: 10 Days Route: Kyoto to Tokyo Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$3,069.00
Conflict, peace perseverance and prosperity have each shaped the history of Japan, which you can discover for yourself on this fascinating journey. From the early imperial palaces, traditional temples and sacred shrines, to 20th century memorials to the devastation of war, you can follow the evolution of a nation. Explore modern cities, climb dormant volcanoes and enjoy a soak in natural thermal springs and on this adventure tour to remember.
Enquire About This Tour Code QYA Quetzal Highway
Duration: 10 Days Route: Cancún to Antigua Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$1,029.00
Bask in the sun on a beautiful Caribbean beach, explore Mayan ruins surrounded by deep jungle, and visit laid-back local villages on this quick adventure through Mexico, Belize and Guatemala.
The tour that we operate in the reverse direction is Quetzal Highway (QYC).
Enquire About This Tour Code QYC Quetzal Highway
Duration: 10 Days Route: Antigua to Cancún Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$1,079.00
A short but sweet adventure taking in the highlights of Guatemala, Belize and Mexico. Enjoy wildlife spotting in the jungle surrounding the Mayan temple complex of Tikal. Get off the beaten track down Rio Dulce to explore the traditional fishing village of Livingston, then head for picturesque Flores in the centre of Lake Peten Itzá. Adventure options await in San Ignacio, then relax the island way on Caye Caulker before heading north for Cancún, the Mayan Riviera.
The tour that we operate in the reverse direction is Quetzal Highway (QYA).
Duration: 11 Days Route: Lima to Lima Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$2,489.00
Experience the exotic ancient ruins and geographical diversity that characterises Peru. Stay in the lush, steamy Amazon Jungle, enjoy a fascinating trek along ancient Inca pathways and uncover the mysteries traditions throughout the Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu.
This tour includes the Inca Trail Trek
Enquire About This Tour Code BOBA Borneo Adventure
Duration: 12 Days Route: Kota Kinabalu to Kota Kinabalu Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$2,269.00
The wildlife rich island of Borneo is heaven for the adventure traveller wanting to get off the beaten track. See orangutans in the wild, travel in waterways by river boat and sleep in dense forests amid the sounds of the jungle. This 12 day tour will get you up close to nature and will allow you to discover the beauty of this diverse and rich island.
Duration: 12 Days Route: Lima to La Paz Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$2,039.00
Immerse yourself in the many facets of Peruvian and Bolivian culture. Enjoy bustling colourful markets, astonishing wildlife, ancient Inca ruins and friendly locals. Explore the desert city of Lima, spot incredible wildlife in the Amazon Jungle, discover the mysteries hidden throughout legendary Inca ruins and meet the friendly local folk on Lake Titicaca.
Enquire About This Tour Code PIL Jungle to Andes
Duration: 12 Days Route: Lima to Lima Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$2,379.00
Machu Picchu, discovered just over 100 years ago, is shrouded in mystery and is waiting to be explored on this adventure tour through all the highlights of Peru. From the desert city of Lima, to the immense wildlife-rich Amazon Jungle, to friendly local communities living on the islands of Lake Titicaca, you will fall in love with Peru and its incredible diversity.
Enquire About This Tour Code ZMA Magical Mexico
Duration: 13 Days Route: Mexico City to Cancún Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$1,289.00
From the buzzing metropolis of Mexico City to the white sand beaches of Cancún, this tour offers a comprehensive overview of Mexico's highlights. Discover the magic of the pyramids at Teotihuacan, peruse the colonial architecture at Oaxaca, enjoy stunning views from the Zapotec site of Monte Alban, visit indigenous villages around San Cristobal de las Casas, hear the hoots of monkeys in the jungle around Palenque and explore the World Heritage site of Chichén Itzá.
Duration: 14 Days Route: Hanoi to Bangkok Style: Adventures for 20s and 30s Price from: US$979.00
This tour takes off immediately with a flight from Hanoi and descends into the depths of the South East Asian jungle. It is easy to immerse yourself in the fascinating culture that the region has to offer. This tour touches some of Laos and northern Thailand's greatest highlights allowing you to explore the hill tribes, travel by boat and embrace and fall for the stunning scenery and exotic surroundings of these fascinating countries.
Duration: 14 Days Route: San José to San José Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$1,499.00
This is the ultimate tour for nature lovers who want to experience Costa Rica’s complete spectrum. From outstanding national parks to volcanoes, exceptional beaches, coral reef and a plethora of wildlife, Costa Rica has it all. Explore the misty cloud forest of Monteverde, hike up Arenal Volcano, then enjoy some amazing underwater scenery at the reefs of Cahuita National Park.
Enquire About This Tour Code MOBM Best of Morocco
Duration: 15 Days Route: Marrakech to Marrakech Style: Discover Tours Price from: US$1,079.00
Discover the magic of Morocco’s minarets and medinas on this North African adventure tour. Marrakech offers Djemaa el-Fna square with snake charmers, mystics and musicians vying for attention. Heading to the coast we take in the beaches and stunning citadel of Essaouira. Features include medieval souks and vibrantly coloured dye pits in Fez, the Roman ruins of Volubilis, an overnight camel safari through Saharan dunes and the towering cliffs of Todra Gorge.