Hike the trails, paddle a dugout, bike the forest, ski the mountains, fish the rivers and kayak the waterways through a spectacular land of snow-capped peaks, turquoise lakes, endless icefields and ancient forests, where grizzlies, orcas and polar bears patrol the land and sea and bald eagles soar above. Amazing views, fascinating cultural heritage and legendary hospitality – welcome to Canada.
Glittering palaces and temples, snow-capped hill stations, exquisite forts, fabulous wildlife, and an intoxicating mix of vivid colour, aromas and landscapes assault the senses in India - probably the most enigmatic and life-affirming place on the planet. From the icy peaks of the Himalayas to the lush greenery of Kerala, a holiday here intrigues with an intense fusion of religious sites, verdant backwaters, timeless customs, vibrant street markets, rich regional cuisine, and exceptionally friendly people.
An archipelago of over 13,500 islands, Indonesia is an exotic kaleidoscope of smouldering volcanoes, lush rainforests, glittering rice fields, golden beaches, coral-rich seas, ancient cultures and legendary hospitality. Whether you want to relax on the beach, visit ancient temples, climb volcanic peaks, encounter rare wildlife, or experience world-class diving and snorkelling, Indonesia awaits.
Oman is a vibrant country full of contrasts, ideal for those seeking an authentic Arabian experience. Rugged mountains plunge down towards sandy beaches, which fringe inviting turquoise and azure seas. In the cities, historic ruins sit side by side with gleaming modern Arabic architecture, and heading to the south, rolling sand dunes make way for hills clad with frankincense trees.
Peru is the third largest country in South America and a superlative land of contrasts. With its epic landscapes, jaw-dropping archaeological sites, and wealth of biodiversity, a holiday to Peru boasts all of South America’s allure and more.
Kenya is the Africa of your imagination. A country of stirring natural beauty, endless open plains, game rich savannahs, flamingo-pink lakes, welcoming tribal cultures and palmed-fringed Indian Ocean beaches. The birthplace of the safari, Kenya offers fantastic game viewing and with a coastline of powdery white sands, it is the perfect destination to combine a safari and beach holiday.
Rich in tropical forest, perfect beaches and smoking volcanoes, Costa Rica is the ultimate adventure playground. Paired with its abundance of wildlife and friendly locals, it’s no wonder the country lives by the essence of ‘Pura Vida’ (Pure life). Located in the heart of Central America, this compact country has a wealth of things to see and do. With its world-class infrastructure, luxury accommodation and relatively small size, a holiday to Costa Rica ticks all the boxes- from family fun to romantic getaways, this superlative country has it all.
Jordan is a small but amazingly diverse country, where other-worldly landscapes combine with incredible ancient history, including the iconic rose-red city of Petra. Whilst it is possible to see the main ‘highlights’ of Jordan in about a week, those who have more time to spare can also explore rugged national parks and spend some downtime on the shores of the Red Sea or Dead Sea.