735 green & sustainable trips found

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 your 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 your 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 your 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 your 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 your 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 your 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 your 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 your 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 your 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 your 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-?own 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 your own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Nara to Hiroshima

Nara to Hiroshima

Nara Airport, Japan for 7 Days • from $4,975* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: We’ll explore Japan by first visiting its former capital Nara, birthplace of Japanese culture. After a good look at Nara including its beautiful countryside we’ll head for the spiraling Himeji Castle, perhaps the most beautiful of… more

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

Shikoku: Japan’s Sacred Island

Shikoku: Japan’s Sacred Island

Matsuyama Airport Japan for 7 Days • from $5,530* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: Day 1: arrive in Matsuyama • Day 2: Drive to Cape Ashizuri via Uwajima and Uchiko • Day 3: Cape Ashizuri • Day 4: scenic drive along the coast with culinary delights en route to Kochi… more

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

Egypt: The Nile

Egypt: The Nile

Cairo International Airport, Egypt for 11 Days • from $7,525* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: Egypt and the Nile: the two are inextricably linked. 2,500 years ago, Herodotus, looking back on twenty-five centuries of recorded history, wrote, “Egypt is an acquired country, the gift of the river.” The ancient Egyptians took… more

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

Rwanda: Gorillas of the Virunga Volcanoes

Rwanda: Gorillas of the Virunga Volcanoes

Kigali Airport, Kigali, Rwanda for 7 Days • from $6,000* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: Just a few inches from here, in Mountain Gorillas of Uganda, we quote one of our rapturous travelers on the almost shocking joy that many people feel when they make contact with Gorilla beringei beringei, our… more

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

Hiking in the Mountains of Lebanon

Hiking in the Mountains of Lebanon

Beirut Airport, Lebanon for 8 Days • from $4,125* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered April-November: As befits a country named for its resident mountains, Lebanon welcomes hikers with a series of unexpected and deeply lovely trails. We begin in Beirut—captivating, edgy, and on the rocky road to reclaiming its historic glamour—then… more

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

Turkey: Private Charters for Family & Friends

Turkey: Private Charters for Family & Friends

Istanbul Airport, Turkey for 10 Days • from $6,410* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered April-October: As you’ve probably noticed, travel is a great bonder of friends and families. How many times have we seen a gathering’s joy level kick up a few notches with the words “Remember the time we went… more

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

Northern Vietnam: Tribes and Treks

Northern Vietnam: Tribes and Treks

Hanoi Airport, Vietnam for 7 Days • from $2,800* per person

Operator: Geographic Expeditions

Offered Year-round: We’ll travel by jeep and on foot in Vietnam’s lush northern hills, the little-known “Tonkinese Alps,” walking in 4000-foot hills, past emerald rice paddies and riots of bamboo, pine, and orchids, through small farms and villages,… more

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

China's Silk Road: History's Great Thoroughfare

China's Silk Road: History's Great Thoroughfare

Beijing Airport, China for 17 Days • from $7,395* per person

Operator: Asia Transpacific Journeys

Offered May, September: A vast network of interconnected caravan routes that stretched for over 5,000 miles, the Silk Road enabled the exchange of products and ideas between China and Europe, Persia, Egypt, India and Mesopotamia, engendering civilization as we… more

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

Italy: A Taste of Tuscany and Umbria

Italy: A Taste of Tuscany and Umbria

Florence airport, Italy for 8 Days • from $4,495* per person

Operator: Boundless Journeys

Offered May, September, October: The landscape of neighboring Tuscany and Umbria is soul-stirring, with its sweeping vistas of vineyard-cloaked hills and stately cypress trees ringing storied hill towns. The scenery is rich in natural beauty, and reminiscent of early civilizations.… more

Exertion level:
4/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 16 people
Must form your own group? No