Culture & Heritage

Culture & Heritage

History. Religion. Adventure. Beauty

ISRAEL AND JORDAN ADVENTURE – 15 days – 06.03.18-06.17.18

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC JOURNEYS

Price: $4,000

History. Religion. Adventure. Beauty. This tour highlights all of the above and more during a two-week exploration of Israel and Jordan. Use the present to connect with the past as you explore some of the best Roman ruins outside of Italy, swim in the Dead Sea, take in Petra’s fascinating history, ride through the desert on a 4×4, and spend the night camping in a Bedouin camp. In 15 days you’ll travel through thousands of years of history. Daunting? Maybe. Life-changing? Definitely.

· Enjoy lunch with a Druze family

· Swim in the dead sea

· Spend the night in a Bedouin camp

· Enjoy a 4×4 excursion

· Visit the historic Madaba mosaics

Start/Finish City: Amman to Tel Aviv

Explore Machu Picchu & The Amazon River/National Geographic

11 days – 10/14/18-10/25/18

Price: $3,649

INTRODUCTION

Combine two amazing adventures in one unforgettable 11-day trip that takes in the wonder of Machu Picchu and the mystical Amazon River. Ride the scenic train to the famous Inca ruins, then venture deep into the rainforest on a riverboat, spotting wildlife along the way. From the pinnacle of a fascinating civilization to the depths of pristine wilderness, this journey will ignite your passion for adventure.

· Explore ancient ruins off the beaten path in the Sacred Valley with our expert guide

· Meet local artisans in a local village

· Take in mountain views on the scenic train to Machu Picchu

· Explore the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve – the largest national park in Peru

· Dine on food fresh from the jungle

· Spot pink dolphins on the Amazon River

· Interact with members of the local community

· Learn the intricacies of Amazon wildlife

Duration: 11 days

Start/Finish City: Lima to Lima

WHAT’S INCLUDED

· National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Traditional Andean Experience, Urubamba

· National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Cusco Planetarium, Cusco

· National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Wildlife Rescue Centre and Butterfly Farm, Iquitos

· G Adventures for Good: Parque de la Papa (Potato Park), Urubamba

· G Adventures for Good: Parwa Community Restaurant the Sacred Valley, Lamay. Arrival transfer.

· Two-day Sacred Valley tour including Ollantaytambo, Moray, and Pisac ruins and pre-Incan salt pans.

· Traditional pachamanca-style dinner. Scenic train and guided tour of Machu Picchu. 2 nts aboard the Amatista Amazon Riverboat.

· Orientation tour of Iquitos.

· Launches and land excursions with our expert naturalist team. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

HIGHLIGHTS

Explore ancient ruins off the beaten path in the Sacred Valley with our expert guide, meet local artisans in a local village, take in mountain views on the scenic train to Machu Picchu, Explore the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve – the largest national park in Peru, dine on food fresh from the jungle, spot pink dolphins on the Amazon River, interact with members of the local community, learn the intricacies of Amazon wildlife.