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G Adventures

G Adventures

Don't just see the world. Make it better.

Small group adventure travel from an organisation that works with small, locally owned businesses to ensure that you're giving back at least as much as you take away.

G Adventures encourage you to step off the beaten path, embrace the unexpected and immerse yourself in the extraordinary. Award-winning trips embrace authentic accommodation and local transportation to bring you face to face with the world's most fascinating cultures, customs and awe-inspiring wildlife.

G Adventures | National Geographic Journeys
National Geographic Journeys

Introducing National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures - an exclusive collection of small group tours designed to take you deeper into the cultures and habits of the world's greatest destinations.

This exclusive collection of 70 unique travel experiences offers greater hands-on exploration, special insider access to National Geographic projects around the world, and the freedom to roam, all with upgraded accommodations and more inclusions than with other G Adventures tours.

G Adventures | Earth

The quintessential G Adventures experience, Classic trips deliver the perfect balance of must-see highlights, cultural exchange, insider access, unbeatable value, and the kind of spontaneous, you-really-had-to-be-there moments that make your trip memorable.

G Adventures small-group tours connect travellers to the world's greatest destinations in a way they simply couldn't achieve on their own. Each one has been designed to deliver must-do highlights, spontaneous situations, personal freedom, and under-the-radar encounters with local people.

G Adventures | National Geographic Journeys

The poles of the Earth, the wonders of the Galápagos, the mysteries of the Amazon, out-of-the-way Greek islands, and other great place are best (and sometimes only) accessed by boat. Marine trips get you there aboard small ships, exclusive yachts, and catamarans.

G Adventures Marine tours connect travellers to the world's greatest aquatic destinations aboard small, intimate ships and yachts. Each tour has been carefully designed to deliver unparalleled access to out-of-the-way ports and islands.

G Adventures | Active

Hungry to walk, hike, trek, bike, raft, and kayak your way across the world's greatest destinations? No sweat. (Well, maybe a little.) You don't have to be a decathlete to take an Active trip, just someone with a healthy love for getting active and the outdoors.

There are plenty of great places to take things slow on this amazing planet of ours, but what if you want to go a little faster? Take an Active trip. Biking, hiking and whitewater-rafting, ziplining, and loads of other activities that end in "-ing".

G Adventures | Yolo

Designed for young, budget-minded travellers, Yolo trips maximize time and money by squeezing the most out of a destination. This ain't your typical big-bus tour, though. Small groups, insider access and personal freedom to follow the whim of the moment are the order of the day, every day.

G Aventures Yolo trips provide meaningful small-group tour experiences to curious travellers eager to interact with the world as it truly is. Each of these trips has been designed to deliver must-do highlights, spontaneous situations, personal freedom, under-the-radar encounters with local people.

G Adventures | Book of Dreams
Book of Dreams

Call it a best of. Call it our greatest hits. Whatever you call it, though, our Book of Dreams contains our newest and best-loved tours from across all of our Travel Styles.

Classic groups average about 12 travellers per departure, often a mix of solo travellers, friends adventuring together, and couples - all of varying ages and from all over the world. You'll find just about every type of person in your group. Come prepared to make some new best friends.

G Adventures Expedition ship

G Expedition

The G Expedition provides an intimate small-ship cruising experience. Completely refurbished in 2009, she boasts spacious cabins, each featuring ocean-facing windows or portholes and private en-suite facilities. Large common areas and observation decks provide panoramic views of the distinctive landscapes of some of the world's most remote regions. The Expedition's spacious confines can hold up to 134 passengers.

Many expedition cruise operators offer you a choice of space, comfort or expertise; the Expedition delivers all three at a price few can top. With a focus on safety, comfort and the unique demands of polar travel, the crew of the Expedition is committed to the ship's continued safe operation.

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