With G Adventures comes peace of mind when planning group trips, from help booking flights to culturally curated eclectic itineraries
Offering hundreds of adventures worldwide with a variety of trip styles, G Adventures makes it easy to find a destination that fills all your wishes. G Adventures offers flexibility, security and a worry-free process, including help finding flights to create the experience of a lifetime. Educated tour guides (CEOs) whisk groups away and plunge them into new worlds while giving back to communities.
G Adventures boasts trips to off-the-beaten-path places that create a deeper cultural connection. They coordinate trips and support development projects with G for Good moments to give back to the areas they visit. For example, Women With Wheels is a program providing safe travel alternatives to tourists while creating a positive livelihood for local Indian women. Local youth-led City Walk tours allow groups to explore Delhi with a personal touch with proceeds helping pay for college tuition.
Here are five epic G Adventures trips that offer unforgettable experiences:
Seven days with G Adventures starts and ends in Cusco situated in the spectacular Peruvian Andes. Excursions start at $1,269 per person and include four days of trekking the breathtaking Inca Trail surrounded by ancient ruins and soaring mountainscapes.
Begin your tour in Cusco with a few G for Good moments in the Sacred Valley with visits to the Ccaccaccollo Community and Women’s Weaving Co-op and lunch at Parwa Community Restaurant. Spend the next four days traversing the awe-inspiring Inca Trail through Andean landscapes. Marvel at the winding streams and ancient Incan ruins before hiking through Dead Woman’s Pass for epic views. Other passages include Runquraqay situated at a staggering 13,113 feet and the ruins of Phuyupatmarca at 11,972 feet. Machu Picchu beckons groups for a resplendent sunrise at Sun Gate before exploring the Incan ruins on a guided tour.
A 15-day G Adventure in India is calling your group to Delhi and the Ganges River. This trip starts at an affordable $1,239 per person where you can discover charming villages, unique temples and the Hindu spirit in Varanasi along the Ganges River.
This tour is the perfect introduction to India and features an array of well-known and hidden gem sites full of rich heritage. Begin in Delhi where treasures are tucked in every corner throughout bustling markets like Chadndi Chowk, and inside sacred temples like Jama Masjid (Great Mosque). Uncover the ancient Hindu traditions in the ultimate Indian holy city of Varanasi and take a boat ride down the Ganges River for a spiritual journey.
Experience elegant Japan on a 12-day journey beginning in the bustling city of Tokyo and ending in serene Kyoto. This tour starts at $5,652 per person and explores iconic sites, historic shrines, authentic Japanese cuisine and inspiring scenery.
A National Geographic Journey, Iconic Japan highlights Japanese heritage and steadfast traditions that live harmoniously alongside modern technologies. Tokyo is one of the world’s most populous cities with various things to do. In Kanazawa, visit the Ninja Temple for military history. Stroll through Higashi Chaya and immerse yourself in the geisha culture. Learn about Zen Buddhism in Kyoto and wander the tranquil Arashiyama Bamboo Grove for peaceful reflection.
Eight full days of G Adventures touring Jordan begins and ends in Amman, with prices starting at $1,499 per person. This amazing trip includes tours through lost cities teeming with ancient history, local markets and idyllic scenery.
G Adventures provides a smaller itinerary that features big locales. From Amman, make your way to the ancient Roman town of Jerash and the therapeutic Dead Sea. Go on a guided walking tour of legendary Petra with the opportunity to visit a Turkish bath. Wadi Rum is a protected desert wilderness with jaw-dropping landscapes and sandstone arches. Spend a day on the beach along the Red Sea before visiting the nearby port city of Aqaba.
Explore South Africa with G Adventures beginning in colorful Cape Town and ending in thundering Victoria Falls. This 12-day trip starts at $4,529 per person and brings the wilds of Africa up close and personal.
Ease into your group excursion with a visit to the vibrant Bo-Kaap neighborhood of Cape Town to explore the shops. Head on an exclusive tour of the magnificent Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden and meet the local African penguin population at Boulders Beach. Stand at Africa’s southernmost point at the Cape Point lighthouse in the Cape of Good Hope. Learn about South Africa’s anti-apartheid movement in historical Soweto and visit the Mandela House Museum for an in-depth history. Kruger National Park via the Panorama Route is an epic journey along the most picturesque road in the world. While there, go on a full-day safari and witness Mother Nature’s wild side full of lions, elephants and giraffes. Enjoy the splendors of untamed Africa on other safaris before heading to memorable Victoria Falls for amazing views from the observation deck. You can also cruise on the Zambezi River and dine with a local Zimbabwean family and learn about daily life.Travel Deals with G Adventures
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By Heather Dale
Main photo of the Ganges River in India by G Adventures