749 green & sustainable trips found

A Mekong Adventure: From Thailand to Laos

A Mekong Adventure: From Thailand to Laos

Bangkok Airport Bangkok Thailand for 12 Days • from $5,325* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered October-April: One of the world’s most consequential rivers, the Mekong begins its 2,600-mile course at over 17,000 feet on the Tibetan Plateau and, weaving its way through a great crunch of gorges near Gyelthang, drops into Southeast… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

Southern Laos: Indochina's Last Wilderness

Southern Laos: Indochina's Last Wilderness

Vientiane Airport, Vientiane, Laos for 11 Days • from $3,600* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered November-April: Bursting with ethnic diversity and color, southern Laos’ hills are rich with unique tribes and customs, not to mention remarkable landscapes: lush green rice fields, coffee and tea plantations, surging waterfalls. We visit the cool and… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

Kipling's Burma

Kipling's Burma

Yangon International Airport, Burma for 10 Days • from $4,675* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered October-April: "This is Burma, and it will be quite unlike any land you know about,” wrote Kipling. Compelling highpoints of this slumbering, courageous, kindly land: Yangon (whose Shwedagon Temple the Raj’s laureate called “a golden mystery .… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

An Explorer's Antarctica (2011/2012)

An Explorer's Antarctica (2011/2012)

Ushuaia Airport, Argentina for 12 Days • from $4,890* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered November-March: We board our expeditionary vessel in Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. Our ice-hardened ships are surprisingly comfortable; they have bar/lounges and libraries and feature private baths for most cabins (they also have a clinic and physician… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

Jordan Explorer

Jordan Explorer

Airport near Amman, Jordan for 9 Days • from $4,410* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered April-October: On this journey, we travel from Amman to the evocative Desert Castles of Qasr Kharana, Azraq, and the World Heritage Site Qasr Amra, getting a refreshing look at the transcontinental avian crossroads of the Azraq Wetlands… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

Into the Heart of South India

Into the Heart of South India

Chennai International Airport, Chennai, Tamil Nadu for 15 Days • from $7,950* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered January, October: There isn’t a real India any more than there is a real U.S. of A. But if there were, it would be in the south. Relatively unruffled by the waves of invasion that swept through and… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

France: Provence

France: Provence

Avignon, France for 7 Days • Contact provider for price

Operator: The Dragon's Path

Offered Year-round: There is something magical about the light in Provence - a region of contrasts and colorful luminescence.  Van Gogh, Cézanne and Gauguin found inspiration here for works which were to alter the course of art forever. … more

Exertion level:
5/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 16 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Italy: The Dolomites

Italy: The Dolomites

Venice, Italy for 8 Days • from $4,200* per person

Operator: The Dragon's Path

Offered Year-round: Tinted in weathered shades of rose, yellow and grey, the fairy-tale spires and dramatic rock walls of the Dolomites rise in elegantly chiseled shapes of fantastic form, looking every inch like a landscape devised by the… more

Exertion level:
5/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 16 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Turkey: Dedoconese Islands

Turkey: Dedoconese Islands

Bodrum near Milas Airport, Turkey for 8 Days • Contact provider for price

Operator: The Dragon's Path

Offered May, June, September, October: We hike and sail the idyllic shores of ancient Caria across the Dedocenese Islands. We spend our time reading, hiking and enjoying the delicate Turkish food and wine on board our luxury yatch, meandering the tranquil… more

Exertion level:
5/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 11 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Patagonia: Chile and Argentina

Patagonia: Chile and Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina for 14 Days • from $4,650* per person

Operator: The Dragon's Path

Offered Year-round: Reception and transfer to Hotel. After a rest, meet with historian guide and a cultural city walk is organized for visiting the most interesting corners of the one called Paris of South America. (4 hours).   Overnight… more

Exertion level:
5/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 16 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Bhutan: Inside the Dragon Kingdom

Bhutan: Inside the Dragon Kingdom

Paro Airport, Paro, Bhutan for 11 Days • from $6,595* per person

Operator: Asia Transpacific Journeys

Offered April, October: Largely isolated from the outside world for centuries, closed off to visitors until three decades ago, Bhutan is one of the world's most captivating destinations. On this definitive Bhutan tour, explore its main fortresses, make the… more

Exertion level:
2/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

Ethiopia: The Island of Africa

Ethiopia: The Island of Africa

Addis Ababa Airport, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for 16 Days • from $6,800* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered June, October: In Travels in Ethiopia, David Buxton wrote that the country “rises up from the wastes of equatorial Africa like an island from the sea.” A particularly beautiful and unexpected island, in time as well as geography.… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

Mali: From Dogon to Timbuktu

Mali: From Dogon to Timbuktu

Bamako International Airport, Bamako, Mali for 9 Days • from $5,250* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered January, February, September-November: Timbuktu, long the very synonym of farfetchedness, may be the highpoint of this short but jauntily exotic journey (“That impracticable place Timbuctoo,” Lord Byron called it in Don Juan, “where Geography finds no one to oblige… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

Mayan Kingdoms

Mayan Kingdoms

San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico for 9 Days • from $3,255* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: As Charles C. Mann points out in his game-changing 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus, in 1000 ce the Mayans of what is now southern Mexico and Guatemala were civilizationally right on a par… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Costa Rica: River and Rainforest

Costa Rica: River and Rainforest

San Jose Airport, San Jose, Costa Rica for 9 Days • from $1,638* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: A land bursting with biology and hospitality, Costa Rica is a treasure-house of flora, fauna, and geologic wonders happily shoehorned into a refreshingly pacific and prosperous little country. Few places enjoy such a good reputation, challenging… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Discovering Guyana: Lost Tribes and Newfound Species

Discovering Guyana: Lost Tribes and Newfound Species

Georgetown Airport, Guyana for 10 Days • from $6,740* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: Guyana isn’t the kind of place likely to pop up in one of the glossier travel mags. Which, along with its booming beauty and warm culture, is a fine reason to go there, if you don’t… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

The Epic of Central Asia

The Epic of Central Asia

Ashgabat, Ahal, Turkmenistan for 21 Days • from $7,475* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered April, September: Before the Bolsheviks dragooned them into the Soviet Union in the 1920s, the khanates of Central Asia were some of the most despotic, hidden, and utterly fascinating parts of the planet. People were driven half mad… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? No

Libya

Libya

Tripoli International Airport, Tarabulus, Libya for 17 Days • Contact provider for price

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: While travel to Libya isn't in the cards for the immediate future, we continue to monitor events and remain hopeful that we will be able to return to this worthy country again very soon.Libya is a… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Guatemala

Guatemala

Guatemala airport, Guatemala City for 9 Days • from $3,995* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: Guatemala is an often overlooked country, rich with tremendous scenery, Mayan glories, colonial grandeur, and cheery, heart-involving folks. As our Brady Binstadt says, “These are some of my favorite places in all of the Americas for… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Kyoto: The Soul of Japan

Kyoto: The Soul of Japan

Kyoto Airport, Japan for 7 Days • from $6,850* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: Kyoto, Jan Morris has written, “remains to the Japanese something special . . . the supreme repository of their ancient traditions, their religion, and their high-flown patriotism, their golden heritage and their resilient pride.”In this expertly… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Luxury
Max group size: 18 people
Must form own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.