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Just relax, and be in the moment. Our private-guided trips feature local, expert tour guides who provide excellent service so that you don’t need to worry about a thing. You get the benefit of local knowledge and professional recommendations when you want them, plus the freedom to explore a destination exactly the way you want. With a private-guided trip you get to spend quality time and reconnect with the people you care about most; your guide will handle the details. There are many ways you can choose to travel privately – book a luxury catamaran staffed with a captain and chef, build a custom land-based itinerary with a local guide throughout or a number of local experts in key destinations, keep your days open and flexible and build-in private-guided transfers between main stops to enable the trip to unfold seamlessly… we can custom-build a private-guided travel experience to suit your tastes and needs!

These trips are just a sample of the kinds of itineraries we can create which feature private-guided tours. We compose unique travel experiences that are just right for you.

Sample Itineraries

An Intimate Journey through Vietnam & Cambodia (12 Days)

This 12 day journey through Vietnam and Cambodia is a really unique adventure, including luxury accommodations, delicious culinary experiences, and private tours with guides who know the destinations intimately. You will be immersed in the bustle, history, and culture in the cities of Hanoi and Saigon; experience the tranquility of Halong Bay and the Mekong Delta; explore the quaint, old streets of Hoi An; and learn about the deep, fascinating history of Angkor Wat.

A Journey to the Capitals of Hungary, Austria, Czech (10 days)

This 10-day trip features amazing historical and cultural experiences in the capital cities of Hungary, Austria and Czech Republic. From the magnificent House of Parliament in Budapest to the famous Spanish Riding School in Vienna and the humbling Castle District in Prague, you will have the chance to delve deep into these countries' pasts and see some of their most sought after treasures. Leave this journey with knowledge, understanding, and a new found love for Europe.

Trekking in Yunnan, China (10 days)

This 10-day itinerary takes you on an adventure through the Yunnan province in China. You will explore the amazing city of Dali, the historic Old Town of Shaxi, the cobblestone streets of Lijiang, pottery-making in Tacheng, and the lovely city of Shangri-la. The highlight of this trip is the 2-day trek through the most beautiful area of the Yunnan Province - Tiger Leaping Gorge - to experience local hospitality, natural wonders and phenomenal scenery.

Journey through Magnificent Turkey (10 days)

Begin in Istanbul and discover some of the most unique and exciting sites of the city, including the Blue Mosque, a cruise along Bosphorus waterway, and the Grand Covered Bazaar. Move on to the famous Cappadocia, where you will have the chance to explore the underground city at Kaymakli, take a Hot Air Balloon ride over the landscape and participate in a traditional cooking class. Finish your trip with a 4-day cruise starting in Bodrum where you will visit the city of Ephesus and swim in crystal blue waters.

Magnificent Journey through Myanmar (16 days)

On this 16-day journey experience Myanmar by land, water and air! Tour historical and cultural landmarks in Yangon and Mandalay; cruise from Mandalay to Bagan and indulge in the magnificent sunsets and landscapes; take a breathtaking Hot Air Balloon ride over Bagan to get a spectacular view of the world famous archaeological site; embark on a 4-day trek through the small villages of Myanmar. This journey is definitely for those who thrive on adventure and wish to have unique and active experiences!

Bolivia’s Best (11 days)

In just 11 days, this trip takes you on a journey to experience the best of what Bolivia has to offer. Visit some of Bolivia's main cities: La Paz, where you can witness the living history of the pre-Hispanic times with all their traditions and magic rites; Santa Cruz, known for its unusual species of animals and exotic birds, butterflies and orchids; Sucre, the constitutional capital of Bolivia; and Potosi, a famous colonial city where the silver mines are the main attraction. Also experience miles and miles of dazzling white nothingness at the Uyuni Salt Flats, the largest on earth; the archaeological site of Tiwanaku, ruins of one of the oldest civilizations in the Americas; and Lake Titicaca, the “Sacred Lake of the Incas”, where you will observe authentic cultures living as they did thousands of years ago.

Transylvania’s Castles, Mountains & Medieval Towns (8 days)

On this 8-day trip, explore the Transylvania region of Romania, known for medieval towns, mountainous borders, and castles. In each small town you visit, get to know the culture and history as you indulge in the local cuisine, visit magnificent castles, and speak with the local villagers. You will also have the unique experiences of honey tasting and truffle hunting. On your drives between villages, sit back and enjoy the stunning, serene nature around you. Finally, relax each evening in your well-appointed accommodation.

Private-Guided India Immersion (32 days)

This 32-day itinerary has been custom-built to provide a comprehensive and in-depth immersion in India. The trip features private-guided transfers and touring, fantastic accommodation, and a compelling array of experiences that will fill your soul with all that this vibrant country has to offer!

Japan’s Well-Kept Secrets (11 days)

This 11-day trip through some of Japan’s best-kept secrets gives you a deep and authentic immersion into Japan’s history and culture. First visit the beautiful city of Kyoto, one of the most culturally rich cities in Asia. Here you can meet a Geisha and gain a deep understanding of the geisha world. From Kyoto, go to the countryside village of Miyama and visit a typical house, a kayabuki thatched-room farmhouse, not known to most tourists. Next, head to Okayama, where you can take a sake brewery tour or visit a sword museum. Then on to Naoshima, Japan’s famous “Art Island”, where you will visit a unique public bathhouse which is also an art installation itself, and stay at an art gallery which is also a luxury hotel! From here, head to the beautiful, medieval city of Matsue, where you will visit Izumo Taisha, widely considered to be Japan’s oldest and one of its most important shrines. Finally, finish off the trip with a night in Osaka where you can sample some of Japan’s famous cuisines.

Iceland Luxury Adventure (13 days)

In this 13-day luxury adventure, explore the magic of Iceland with its spectacular hot springs, waterfalls, ice caves, and volcanoes. Learn why Reykjavik is one of the fastest-growing travel destinations in the world – a modern, cosmopolitan capital that boasts world-class dining, is steeped in rich history and tradition, and awe-inspiring landscapes.

New Zealand North and South Island Adventure (15 days)

This 15-day trip is a comprehensive, distinctive, and diverse tour of the North and South Islands of New Zealand. The trip is designed to provide travelers with a stimulating and insightful perspective on this beautiful country, and features a wide range of activities and excursions. The mix of culture, active content, and stunning scenery will make for a truly fulfilling experience; and the comforts of top-end accommodation, the services of world-class guides, and the wonderful food throughout will make the trip an absolute pleasure for our guests.

Greenland Expedition (6 days)

Experience the magical, impressive and beautiful Greenland. Over 6 days, you will have the opportunity to partake in Greenland's unique society and their natural wonders. From dog-sledding, to glacier hiking, to whale watching, this is a country that never ceases to amaze and delight!

Trek in Sapa, Vietnam (4 days)

This 4-day trek in northern Vietnam is a great add-on to a deeper exploration of Vietnam. Escape into this former French hill station to trek through the beautiful, expansive rice terraces, interacting with the locals in the villages along the way.

Ultimate Baltics (11 Days)

On this 11-day Ultimate Baltics journey, stay in the finest accommodations and experience all of the Baltics’ finest attractions! On this trip you will journey through Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, where you will walk the narrow, medieval streets; take in the UNESCO sites; immerse yourself in the culture and history of the region; and relax as everything is taken care of by your private guide.

Authentic and Undiscovered Baltics (9 Days)

This 9-day itinerary takes you on a journey through Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. Visit undiscovered sights, get to know the culture and history of the region through authentic encounters. Enjoy unique and exclusive experiences, like a backstage tour at the Riga National Opera, a visit to a secret Soviet bunker, and a day trip to a tiny island off of Estonia's coast, with an ancient culture of seafarers and fishermen.

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