Active Vacations (36 offers included)

from $5,240.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 25
Price Per Night:$209.60 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bishkek, Don Aryk - Issyk Kul - Kochkor, Son-Kol, Kyzyl-Oi, Suusamyr Valley - Chychkan - Kok-Bel, Osh, KGZ/UZB border crossing - Andijan - Tashkent, Tashkent, Samarkand, Samarkand - Shahrisabz - Bukhara...
from $1,790.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$255.71 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Rome, Naples / Pompeii, Pompeii, Mt Vesuvius / Sorrento, Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano / Amalfi, Amalfi
If you want a short trip packed with diversity, then this tour of southern Italy is the adventure for you. Acquaint yourself with Italy's 'Eternal City' of Rome and learn about the catastrophic fate of Pompeii. Soak up the sunshine in the coastal town of Sorrento and explore the beautiful Amalfi Coast. This trip offers the chance to delve into history, culture and cuisine and to live a little of la dolce vita.
from $1,410.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Price Per Night:$176.25 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Phnom Penh, Cycling in Phnom Penh, Cycling in Kratie/Koh Trong, Hiking in Stung Treng, Kayaking in Stung Treng, Siem Reap, Siem Reap / Angkor Wat, Cycling in Siem Reap/Angkor Wat, Siem Reap
Cambodia’s incredible beauty, fantastic food and unique culture are even better when combined with some outdoor adventure. Get active on a nine-day exploration of the country’s verdant countryside, Khmer history and welcoming communities – hiking, biking and kayaking through its heart. Explore Phnom Penh and visit the haunting monuments dedicated to Cambodia’s tragic past, take to the Mekong for an island homestay, get up close with Irrawaddy dolphins and explore spectacular flooded forests, then discover the ancient temple ruins of the incredible Angkor complex by foot and mountain bike. From Phnom Penh to Siem Reap, you’ll see Cambodia in all its natural glory.
from $18,995.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 20
Price Per Night:$949.75 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Ushuaia, Ushuaia – Embarkation Day, Antarctic Peninsula, Elephant Island, South Georgia, Falkland Islands, Ushuaia – Disembarkation Day
from $2,100.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 8
Price Per Night:$262.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Anchorage, Denali National Park, Maclaren River, Wrangell-St Elias National Park, Valdez, Anchorage
Alaska may be part of the USA, but it feels like another world. Discover incredible mountain ranges, diverse wildlife and shining glaciers on a nine-day Lonely Planet Experience in the coldest and iciest state of the USA. Go deep into the wild through the isolated Denali and Wrangell-St Elias national parks, then reunite with civilisation with stops in Anchorage and Valdez. Look out for moose, caribou and grizzly bears on an Alaskan safari and take a kayak trip past waterfalls and sea life. This active adventure takes you well off the beaten track, so escape from the world and explore the deep wilderness of Alaska.
from $2,700.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$270.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Gdansk, Malbork Castle / Wolf's Lair / Gizycko, Masurian Lakes / Gizycko, Vilnius, Riga, Saaremaa Island, Saaremaa Island / Tallinn, Tallinn
from $2,865.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$260.45 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Tashkent, Nukus, Khiva, Bukhara, Samarkand, Amankutan Valley/Samarkand, Tashkent
from $4,005.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 3
Price Per Night:$1,335.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Quito / Amazon Jungle, Amazon Jungle Lodge, Quito
Discover the secrets of the Ecuadorian Amazon on this breathtaking tour into the heart of the jungle. Meet indigenous families to learn the jungle’s cultural traditions, and take guided walks to discover the abundant plant and animal life that call this part of the Amazon home. Awake to the exotic sound of birdcalls and discover the thrill of sleeping in this secluded spot deep in the Ecuadorian jungle.
from $2,100.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$300.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Amman, Wadi Rum, Petra, Dead Sea, Amman
from $1,730.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$123.57 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bangkok, Bangkok - Kanchanaburi, River Kwai - Erawan NP - Kanchanaburi, Rafthouse, Ayutthaya - Overnight train, Chiang Mai, Doi Mae Salong, Chiang Rai, Hilltribe Villages Trek, Hilltribe Villages trek - Chiang Rai...
There’s a reason this trip was the tour that started it all, and still remains one of the most popular. Discover Northern Thailand, a lush adventure destination that takes you to the heart of what it means to be Intrepid. Experience the chaotic metropolis of bustling Bangkok, trek among the hillside villages near Chiang Rai, drift down the River Kwai in Kanchanaburi and see the historic temples of the Siam Kingdom. With welcoming hospitality, local experiences, mouth-watering cooking classes and plenty of free time to travel at your own pace, come along and see why Beautiful Northern Thailand was, and still is, a benchmark for all other Intrepid adventures.
from $4,450.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 18
Price Per Night:$247.22 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Varanasi, Varanasi - Delhi, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Bandipur, Chitwan National Park, Chitwan National Park - Bhaktapur...
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 faith on the burning ghats of Varanasi. Roam the grounds of the iconic Taj Mahal, head out on a jungle safari and listen for the whispering prayer flags of Kathmandu. Throw in temple towns and village visits, lakeside retreats and mountain hikes, spiritual moments and local interactions for an unforgettable tour bursting with incredible adventures.
from $790.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 2
Price Per Night:$395.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Chiang Mai , ChangChill - Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai
See a different side of Chiang Mai by hanging out with the gentle giants of the ChangChill elephant experience. You'll learn how this organisation supports the protection, conservation and lifestyle of free-roaming elephants in the region. Observe the daily patterns of these jungle giants from a safe distance, seeing how they graze and socialise with each other. Wave goodbye to new friends and return to Chiang Mai to make offerings to monks, explore Kad Ton Payo flea market, enjoy a spot of meditation or taste regional specialties.
from $2,475.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$247.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Cotonou , Ouidah, Lome, Accra, Kumasi, Elmina, Anomabo Beach, Accra
Uncover three of West Africa’s most intriguing nations on this compact insight into Benin, Togo and Ghana. From Ouidah, Lome and Togoville, where voodoo still forms an important part of everyday life, on to the museums of Accra and pristine shores of Anomabo Beach, this snapshot of Benin, Togo and Ghana is as humbling as it is relaxing. Meet practitioners of the misunderstood religion and talented local artisans, discover stately former palaces engage in either the Voodoo or Akwasidae Festivals.
from $11,411.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Ship: Ultramarine
Price Per Night:$1,267.89 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Oslo, Ermbarkation in Longyearbyen, Exploring Spitsbergen, Oslo
from $1,905.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 6
Ship: Cataleya
Price Per Night:$317.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Phuket, Phang Nga Bay, Phuket
It doesn't get better than seven days spent enjoying sublime seascapes of shimmering turquoise water, white beaches and craggy limestone peaks. Welcome to the beautiful Andaman Sea and your chance to experience the region with the wind in your hair, sun and salt on your skin, and plenty of time to swim, snorkel, explore or simply chill out on deck.
from $3,795.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 11
Price Per Night:$345.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Pinnacles Desert & Kalbarri National Park, Shark Bay World Heritage Area, Coral Bay , Karijini National Park, Port Hedland & Pardoo Station, Broome
from $1,135.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$162.14 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): 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.
from $2,870.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 30
Price Per Night:$95.67 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Mexico City, Puebla, Oaxaca, Oaxaca / Overnight Bus, San Cristobal de las Casas, Palenque, Palenque Ruins / Merida, Merida, Chichen Itza / Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen...
Prepare for a unique Central American adventure from Mexico to Guatemala, packed full of vibrant cities, breathtaking ruins of Maya, Aztec and Zapotec origins, idyllic beaches and pure natural beauty. Journey from the madness of Mexico City through the Yucatan Peninsula and to the colour of colonial Guatemala. Discover the fiery flavours of Oaxaca, admire the lush Palenque archaeological zone, swim in the turquoise waters off the coast of Belize in Caye Caulker and marvel at volcano-rimmed Antigua. Join Lonely Planet and Intrepid as we discover places of astounding beauty, visit vibrant and colourful cities, explore ancient ruins and uncover hidden gems along the way.
from $1,630.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$181.11 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Broome – Pilbra Region, Karajini National Park, Karijini National Park, Exmouth, Ningaloo Reef, Monkey Mia, Monkey Mia – Kalbarri, Nambung National Park – Perth
from $1,777.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$253.86 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Nice, Cote d’Azur, Marseille
This unique sailing adventure takes you to a side of France few get to see. Explore the exciting portside cities of Nice, Cannes and St Tropez, where glitz, a vibrant culture and lovely beaches await. Then sail to the islands of Ile du Levant, Ile du Porquerolles, Bormes-les-Mimosas and Port-Cros to experience the beauty of France’s Mediterranean and the Iles d’Hyeres Archipelago. Swim, snorkel and laze on the deck of the boat and on white-sand beaches, while also experiencing the natural beauty and intriguing history of the islands. There's also delectable cuisine and unique waterside adventures awaiting you in each port.
from $2,345.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 13
Price Per Night:$180.38 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Negombo, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Dambulla, Sigriya Rock & Kandy, Kandy, Hatton, Tissamaharama, Yala National Park, Mirissa...
Ride through tea plantations, quaint fishing villages, and swathes of lush green jungle on this cycling adventure from Negombo to Colombo. Sri Lanka is gaining traction as one of Asia’s most exciting new destinations and it’s not hard to see why. With pristine coastline, ancient ruins, rugged peaks and wildlife-filled national parks, it’s a dream for travellers who like to get active. In between two-wheeled treks, laze on the beach, ride the rails (a must in Sri Lanka), explore the country’s premier Hindu and Buddhist sites, and taste the flavours of the tantalising night markets.
Nights: 11
Ship: Ultramarine
Price Per Night:$1,606.82 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Toronto, Resolute – Embarkation Day, Canada’s High Arctic , Resolute – Disembarkation – Toronto, Toronto
The smattering of islands contained in Canada’s Arctic north are a world away from the more accessible parts of North America. Here, the iceberg-strewn waters are home to walruses and whales and tiny Inuit communities built on permafrost. This 12-day expedition takes you into Nanavut and the Canadian High Arctic Archipelago to explore these incredible lands and waters, following the legendary Northwest Passage with an eye to encountering wildlife, historical sites and resilient people. Unlike the hardy explorers who attempted to map this landscape in days of old, you’ll be travelling in style with an onboard fitness centre, sauna and a wide range of cabin options.
from $1,705.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$189.44 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Phnom Penh, Kampot, Phnom Penh, Battambang, Siem Reap, Siem Reap/Angkor Wat, Siem Reap
From the majestic temples of Angkor to the gorgeous colonial-era architecture of Battambang and the devastating Khmer Rouge reign of the 1970s, Cambodia is a country that emanates history at every turn. Jungle vines crawl over Angkor Wat’s weathered walls and villagers work their land in much the same way they have for generations. This remarkable small-group adventure will get you deep into the heart and soul of this inspiring destination, meeting local residents, and uncovering the spectacular sights that defy belief.
from $3,110.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 14
Price Per Night:$222.14 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Marrakech, Rabat, Fes, Moulay Idriss, Tangier, Seville, Granada, Madrid, Barcelona
Travel through Morocco and Spain. From the splendidly chaotic medina of Marrakech, through the ancient city of Seville, to the artistic streets of Barcelona, come and explore the great Moorish metropolises of Morocco and Spain. Step back in time as you wander down medieval alleyways and through crumbling Roman ruins. From spectacular sunsets to exotic spice-filled souqs - with a good dose of tapas and flamenco in between - discover age-old cultures and bright, new beginnings on this exotic adventure.
from $3,965.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 16
Price Per Night:$247.81 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): 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.
from $2,490.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$355.71 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): San Jose, Copey de Dota, Drake Bay, Corcovado / Drake Bay, Manuel Antonio, San Jose
Nice to meet ya, Costa Rica. Introducing the country encapsulating ‘pura vida’ (the simple life) to the extreme; a laid-back paradise where even the sloths are taking things easier than usual. After soaking up the culture in San Jose, hit the national parks of Corcovado and Manuel Antonio in search of unspoilt rainforest and deserted white-sand beaches. And did we mention the sloths? This is a trip for nature lovers among you: a ‘best of’ trip in Costa Rica, which just happens to quite possibly have the ‘best of’ biodiversity in the whole wide world. You won’t regret it.
from $1,555.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 13
Price Per Night:$119.62 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Bangkok, Bangkok – Overnight Train, Chiang Mai, Nan, Chiang Klang, Thailand/Laos Border Crossing – Pakbeng, Mekong River – Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang, Vang Vieng, Vientiane...
Explore the best sights, sounds, cuisine and local communities in Thailand and Laos on a 14-day Lonely Planet Experience, powered by Intrepid. In Thailand, see ancient and modern collide in chaotic Bangkok and be charmed by the highland haven of Chiang Mai. In Laos, revel in the simple traditions that are alive in small cottage industries and villages, and where the leisurely pace of life is contagious. Explore, relax and absorb the distinct atmosphere of these two fascinating countries that sit either side of the mighty Mekong River. With a local leader on hand to show you behind the hotspots, take a journey through these gems in the South East Asian crown.
from $2,050.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$292.86 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Las Vegas, Zion National Park, Monument Valley, Moab, Bryce Canyon National Park, Las Vegas
Utah packs a lot into 200,000 square kilometres – more than many countries, let alone states, could ever imagine. Hit the road and head into the vast desert on this eight-day Lonely Planet Experience, powered by Intrepid. Leave Vegas behind to discover the tranquillity of the hidden gardens of Zion, iconic Monument Valley, the inspiring scenery of Moab and the majestic spires of Bryce Canyon. Find the heart of this giant continent on a journey to some of the most beautiful and awe-inspiring parts of the USA.
from $2,875.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 7
Price Per Night:$410.71 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Santiago, Mendoza, Estancia Stay, Buenos Aires
Celebrate the energy and enthusiasm of Chile and Argentina on this journey from Santiago to Buenos Aires. Soak up the cuisine, arts and beauty of dramatic Santiago before adopting a slower pace at a traditional estancia. With ample opportunity to indulge in epicurean delights and local wines, this trip delivers adventure, relaxation and culture in true South American fashion.
from $2,705.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$300.56 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Seoul, Gangneung, Sokcho/Gangneung, Seoul/DMZ, Andong Hahoe Folk Village, Suncheon, Seoul
A hotbed of natural wonder, delectable cuisine and significant political and military history, South Korea is proving itself as a destination not to be brushed aside. Discover this fascinating, animated and tech-savvy country on a ten-day exploration of the hot spots. Take a tour of Korea’s Demilitarised Zone, eat ‘til you drop at an all-you-can-eat Korean barbecue restaurant, spend a night in a traditional Hanok house and discover the ecological delights of Suncheon’s wetlands. Leave your misconceptions behind and embrace a highlights adventure of an oft-forgotten Asian nation.
from $13,495.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 10
Price Per Night:$1,349.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Ushuaia, Drake Passage, Antarctic Peninsula, Drake Passage, Ushuaia
Experience an adventure tour of Antarctica and explore the unique conditions at the end of the Earth. Embark from Ushuaia, travelling through the Drake Passage to the South Shetland Islands to see the incredible landscapes created by the Antarctic climate. See multiple species of playful penguins, the imposing and graceful frames of Antarctica's whales and a frenzy of feeding birdlife. Benefit from the navigational expertise and local knowledge of a professional crew and make the most of this once-in-a-lifetime experience to Antarctica to see the exotic, alien nature of this frozen world for yourself.
from $715.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 5
Price Per Night:$143.00 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Adelaide – Flinders Ranges National Park, Eyre Peninsula – Coodlie Park, Mikkira Station, Port Lincoln , Lincoln National Park – Mt Remarkable , Mt Remarkable – Adelaide
The Eyre Peninsula is one of the Southern Ocean’s most beautiful coastal regions. Take to the coast – and the region’s national parks – as you jump on a seven-day regional road trip through South Australia’s hotspots. Visits the epic Flinders Ranges and head south along the Eyre Peninsula to experience some simply stunning stretches of sand – Venus Bay, Lake Newland, Baird Bay and Whalers Way, to name a few. With all the national park fees, transport, local guides and camping gear arranged, set off from Adelaide to a section of Australia that’s often missed on the tourist itinerary but has so much to offer.
from $985.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 3
Price Per Night:$328.33 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Itinerary: Procida/Ischia, Ischia - Sorrento, Sorrento - Pompeii, Amalfi
Set sail across the sparkling waters of the Mediterranean on an Amalfi Coast Sailing adventure. Cast off from the oldest island in the Bay of Naples, Procida, which has featured in a number of films thanks to its pastel-coloured houses and quaint, atmospheric streets. Explore the medieval fortress Castello Aragonese near the vibrant island of Ischia and bathe in ocean hot springs. View original artefacts from Pompeii at the Archeological Museum in Naples before roaming through the 2,000-year-old city itself, and end the adventure on a high – on a cliff top in Amalfi, gazing out across the azure seas and bright blue skies.
from $4,805.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 19
Price Per Night:$252.89 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): New York (Newark), Washington DC, Appalachian Mountains, Nashville, Memphis, New Orleans, Los Angeles, Joshua Tree National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, Las Vegas...
Let the United States flaunt its stuff on an action-packed 20-day journey from east to west with Lonely Planet and Intrepid. Snaking through the Appalachian Mountains via the nation's capital, this route encompasses everything from the pioneer and political history of Philadelphia and Washington DC to the musical legacies of Nashville and Memphis. Jump over to the City of Angels, Los Angeles, then stroll among the bizarre flora of Joshua Tree National Park, peer over the edge of the Grand Canyon and people-watch on the Strip in Vegas. For those who just want to hit the road and leave the world in their dust, the New York to San Fran adventure is just the ticket.
from $1,365.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 9
Price Per Night:$151.67 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Adelaide - Flinders Ranges National Park, Eyre Peninsula – Coodlie Park, Baird Bay – Penong , The Nullabor – Eucla, Cape Le Grand National Park, Cape Le Grande National Park – Stirling Ranges, South West Coast (Stirling Ranges), Margaret River, Margaret River – Perth
Hit the road on a uniquely Australian adventure from Adelaide to Perth and encounter native Australian wildlife up close. Vast, rugged and beautiful, we think the best way to experience Australia is camping under the immense southern skies and road-tripping through incredible scenery. Spot kangaroos, wombats, emus and rare birds in remote national parks and enjoy stunning bush scenery on an adventure across the epic Nullabor Plain and Stirling Ranges into Western Australia’s wine country. This ten-day tour is perfect for international and local travellers who want an immersive journey through the wild landscapes of Australia's south coast.
from $1,255.00 (USD)
Per Person
Nights: 2
Price Per Night:$627.50 (USD)
(based on double occupancy, for comparison only)
Location(s): Johannesburg / Greater Kruger National Park, Greater Kruger National Park, Greater Kruger National Park / Johannesburg
No holiday to South Africa would be complete without a safari - a chance to spot Africa's Big Five and to wander the vast open savanna. Join us as we heed the call of the Kruger and embark on a magical journey into this vast, game-filled national park. Search for lions, leopards, buffaloes, rhinos and elephants during the day, and then relax in a comfortable lodge at night. This is the perfect way to see the spectacular Kruger National Park without sacrificing creature comforts.