Venture to Remarkable Locations!
Aboard National Geographic Explorer you will venture to remarkable locations—some iconic and oft-visited, others remote and seldom-seen—in England, Ireland, and Scotland. As you sail among the isles, you will explore by Zodiac the dramatic, pillar-like formations of Fingal’s Cave, discover the sleeping form of the Mud Maid in the Lost Gardens of Heligan, and walk among the Neolithic stones at Callanish. The stirring landscapes, charming towns, ancient history and modern sites all make for an unforgettable voyage.
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South Africa & Victoria Falls 2019 or Southern africa safari by rail and river
Traverse South Africa’s varied landscapes in a single itinerary, seeing vibrant Cape Town and stunning Cape Point, setting off on game drives in search of the “Big Five” at a private reserve bordering Kruger National Park, and ending with a guided walk to awe-inspiring Victoria Falls, hung with rainbows and clouds of spray. - Limited to 18 peoplle
Set out on a unique journey that whisks you from Cape Town to barren Great Karoo on luxurious Rovos Rail; from game drives across the Okavango Delta to thunderous Victoria Falls; and aboard graceful, all-balcony ‘Zambezi Queen’ for a three-night stay on the wildlife-rich Chobe River, unwinding at the pool or in the open-concept lounge. - Limited to 18 people
Sail the Adriatic with this eight-day Montenegro tour, conveniently starting and ending in Dubrovnik. Witness the dramatic scenery and impressive Balkan landscapes as you move south along the Dalmatian coast, checking out an ancient fishing village, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and some of the area’s nicest beaches for swimming, snorkelling, or simply relaxing. If you want to get some dancing in, make sure to save some energy for Budva — known as the regional capital of nightlife — because you’ll need it!
Is this tour for me?
Travel Style: Marine - Small-ship adventures on the world’s great seas, rivers, and other places only accessible by boat.
Service Level: Standard - Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
Physical Rating: 3 - Average - Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.
Trip Type: Small Group - Small group experience; Max 8.
Age requirement: 16+ All travelers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Adventure at your own pace
A powerful journey along the Nile through a historically rich land - Egypt
The Great Pyramids of Giza. The Sphinx. Karnak Temple. Mention Egypt and these are the boldface names that immediately come to mind. And while these iconic sites are must-see stops on any Egyptian voyage, there are other extraordinary, lesser-known treasures not to be missed. Here are five our experts recommend. The Tomb of Nefertari, The relief of Akhenaten at the Egyptian Museum, The view from the Old Cataract Hotel in Aswan, The Gayer-Anderson Museum, The unfinished obelisk at Aswan
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Hobbiton - ONE TOUR TO RULE THEM ALL - NEW ZEALAND!
Follow in the footsteps of Tolkien’s fellowship on this epic quest through the fantasy fueled natural highlights of otherworldly beautiful New Zealand. An incredible journey! Delve into the North Island at your own pace with this designer self-drive tour. Step into the magical meadows of the Hobbiton movie set, the cinematic locations of the Green Dragon Inn & real hobbit holes. Navigate the luminous waters of Glow Worm Grotto, swim in cool lakes, hike the rugged wilds of Tongariro National Park, visit Mount Ruapehu, connect with the film crew of Weta on Wellington’s coast & listen to tales from passionate Tolkien guides. Featuring a boat cruise, farm stays, elvish picnics, breathtaking vistas, car rental & all of the North Island’s fabled highlights, this journey presents the best of New Zealand without any special effects. For those after even more Tolkien, add on a tour to the South Island!