In need of a little inspiration for your trip this summer? We thought so. Our hand-picked local travel agents create tailor-made tours that are perfect for every traveller, whether you’re looking for adventure, relaxation or culture. Here are some of our top picks for that out-of-this-world trip you’ll never forget. Encounter exotic animals, flowing rivers, paradise beaches, mountains, delicious food, and more.
For the ultimate Caribbean escape relax on the pure white sand of a Cuban beach, and soak up the warm Caribbean air. Explore the legendary capital, Havana, enjoying its history and culture, and finish every day sitting down for a sunset meal in one of the city’s old squares. Hone your diving skills and discover an underwater paradise full of color and incredible creatures. There’s no better way to visit Cuba than by renting a car and driving along its long coastal promenades. Sound good? Get in touch with Ricardo, our local travel agent based in Cuba, to start designing your tailor-made tour.
2. Sri Lanka
For the ultimate Indian Ocean getaway head to ‘The Pearl of the Indian Ocean’ and see why Sri Lanka has been topping the popularity charts for the past few years. In short: there’s something for everyone. Get up close to Sri Lanka’s elephants and monkeys in a wildlife sanctuary, or wild turtles on the beautiful Sri Lankan beaches. Wander through jungles to find ancient temples, or hike to the famous Sri Lankan tea plantations and meet the local people who live and work here. Get in touch with Irina, our local travel agent based in Sri Lanka, to start designing your tailor-made tour.
Peru is the perfect destination for any adventurer, history-lover, or explorer. Hike up Machu Picchu and discover the remains of an ancient civilization, so well preserved that you can imagine the people who lived here as you walk through the same streets that they walked through thousands of years ago. Explore the bustling streets of Lima, or of the famous ‘White City’, and take a boat trip out on Lake Titicaca to meet the fascinating local communities who reside there. Get in touch with Vanessa, our local travel agent based in Peru, to start designing your tailor-made tour.
As soon as you set foot in Uzbekistan you’ll feel as though you’ve stepped into a land straight out of ‘An Arabian Night’. See the intricate architecture of Bukhara that is still preserved today. Drive over the orange sand dunes of the Kyzyl-Kum Desert and watch the blazing sunset in the distance. Travel into Samarkand and see why it’s known as ‘The Pearl of The Orient’, or use Uzbekistan as the first stop on your way to more Silk Road destinations. Get in touch with Kamila, our local travel agent based in Uzbekistan, to start designing your tailor-made tour.
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