This month we are featuring tours that include UNESCO World Heritage cities or sites to visit. We will start off with Scotland, recently voted the world’s most beautiful country.
Scotland and Norway Expedition Cruise – Discover UNESCO-protected wonders like the Standing Stones of Stennes and the mystical Ring of Brodgar, visit archaeological sites, witness the curious clash of cultures in the Shetland Islands, and marvel at the stunning forests and waterfalls that line the fjords. 14 days from $5699 CAD ($4572 US).
Borneo – Trek Mt Kinabalu – This tour includes some beautiful treks, and the sunrise from Mt Kinabalu’s summit might make you question every other sunrise you’ve witnessed before it. 5 days from $967 CAD ($776 US), was $1209 CAD ($970 US). Select departures Nov 7 – Feb 17. Book by Oct 25.
Colombia – Cartagena to Santa Marta. Get the best of beach relaxation and wilderness exploration. 8 days from $1583 CAD ($1270 US) for select departures Dec 2 – Feb 4.
Cuba Land and Water – This unique combo adventure on land and water will take you places most people don’t know even exist. Meander through the lush, laid back communities of Cuba’s “Garden Province” and dive into local culture. 15 days from $2799 CAD ($2245 US), for select departures Dec 2 – Jan 20, book by Oct 25.
India by Rail – Take the train from Goa to Kochi via Karnataka and have the chance to see the breathtaking ruins of Hampi. 10 days from $1079 CAD ($866 US) for select departures Nov 18 – Jan 31, book by Oct 25
Madagascar – This adventure introduces you to Africa’s remote island paradise by way of Bekopaka’s famed Baobab Alley, the stunning weathered rock formations of the Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve, a canoe ride to caves along the Manambolo River, and maybe even encounters with the odd lemur. 8 days from $1799 CAD ($1443 US) for select departures from Nov 24 – March 17. Book by Oct 25.
Peru Inca Empire – from ruins high in the Andes to wildlife deep in the Amazon. Inca Empire 10 day tour, was $2799 CAD($2245 US), save $400 + if booked by Oct 15. 10 – 15% off other tours as well.
Tanzania safari – Search for the “big five” in scenic Lake Manyara, the wildlife-teeming Ngorongoro Crater, and the plains of the Serengeti. This is a National Geographic Journey and from Dr Jane Goodall Collection. From $3959 CAD ($3176 US). Select departures Nov 27 – March 6. Book by Oct 25.
Zanzibar – Explore historical Stone Town, Prison Island, Maruhubi Palace, and Mangapwani village on this Zanzibar holiday. 4 days from $709 US, save $100 book by Oct 25.