11-Day tour Cruising Hawaii’s Paradise

10-day tour of Honolulu, Kauai, Maui, and more…

Sail through the breathtaking scenery of the Hawaiian Islands on this magical vacation.

The highlight of your trip is a 7-night cruise around the Hawaiian Islands aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s Pride of America.

On this cruise, you’ll have the opportunity to participate in many activities, or you can do absolutely nothing at all!

Maui, one of the stops on this cruise, has been voted the best island in the world, and you’ll have a chance to experience its breathtaking scenery, wonderful beaches, cascading waterfalls, and charming Hawaiian towns.

The Big Island of Hawaii offers black-sand beaches, curious lava formations, the world’s most continuously active volcano, fields of coffee and macadamia nuts, and more.

Visit both Hilo and Kona on the Big Island. Kauai, Hawaii’s oldest island, offers cascading waterfalls, golden beaches, tropical rainforest, and more.

Tour pricing starts at $2,459 (Tour only) p.p.d.o.

Departures available: January 2015 through March 2016

8-day Iceland Adventure

 

8-day tour featuring Reykjavik, Vik,Höfn, Egilsstadir, Bogarnes, and more…

Enjoy a wonderful vacation in a country of natural wonders: glaciers, volcanoes, waterfalls, and lakes. Highlights are visits to the geothermal heat and electric power station, and the hot springs at Geysir, accompanied by the chef of the Geysir restaurant, who will let you taste freshly baked hot-spring bread and more, with a glass of the local schnapps. Admire the largest glacier in Europe, stop at Lake Jökulsarlon, known because of the James Bond movie Die Another Day, and see the most powerful waterfall in Europe, Dettifoss. Visit the Botanical Garden, with specimens of almost all native Icelandic plants, followed by a unique experience: watch the seals in their natural habitat during a boat cruise. Back in Reykjavik, a special farewell dinner celebrates the success of your Icelandic Adventure.

Tour pricing starts at $2,899 (Tour only) p.p.d.o.

2014 departures available May through September

9-day Natural Wonders of Costa Rica

 

9-day tour featuring San José­, Tortuguero National Park, Sarapiqui, Tilajari Resort, Monteverde, Sarchi and more…

Grab your camera and get ready for a wonderful vacation to Costa Rica! Witness bountiful wildlife in their natural habitat, enjoy relaxing dips in ecothermal hot springs, and learn about the Costa Rican culture on this thrilling adventure. Among the many highlights of this tour is Tortuguero National Park, where you’ll take a boat ride along remote, unspoiled sections of the park to view wildlife.

Another tour highlight is the Arenal Volcano, considered one of the most active volcanoes in the world. So be sure to grab your swimsuit and prepare yourself for a trip of a lifetime—a trip filled with wildlife, scenic waterways, tropical rainforests, and knowledgeable guides to help you learn about Costa Rica.

Tour pricing starts at $1,579 (Tour only) p.p.d.o.

2014 departures available: February through December 

7-day St. Petersburg & Moscow

 

7-day tour featuring St. Petersburg, Moscow and more…

The perfect vacation in two majestic cities! Start with a special welcome dinner with your traveling companions that features caviar, blinis, pickled cucumber, and vodka, and enjoy guided sightseeing including visits to the world-famous Hermitage Museum, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, and the magnificent Catharine Palace (if closed, visit Pavlovsk Palace instead). Travel by high-speed Sapsam Train to Moscow, where sightseeing includes Red Square and the Kremlin. An included farewell dinner celebrates the success of your Russian vacation.

Tour pricing starts at $2,049 (Tour only) p.p.d.o.

2014 departures available April through September

10-Day Best of the Hawaiian Islands

10-day tour of Big Island, Oahu, Maui, and more…

Whether you’re looking to renew your spirit, explore historic sights, or experience breathtaking
natural beauty, this 9-day Hawaii vacation is sure to delight. Smell the fresh fragrance of the
island flowers, feel the sand in your feet, gaze at the tranquil ocean waves, savor the sumptuous
cuisine, taste the aromatic coffee, and just relax on the Big Island, Oahu, and Maui.

Feel moved by the USS Arizona, which commemorates the crewman who lost their lives in the historic attack on Pearl Harbor. Stroll the quaint, historic town of Lahaina, with its many art galleries and shops. Stand in awe as you admire Kilauea Crater in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

Tour pricing starts at $2,809 (Tour only) p.p.d.o.

Departures available: January through December 2014

16-Day South American Odyssey

16-day tour of Rio De Janeiro, Iguassu Falls, Buenos Aires, Bariloche, Santiago and more…

Sample the unique cultures of South America on this thrilling vacation to Brazil, Argentina, and Chile, including stays in Rio de Janeiro, Iguassu Falls, Buenos Aires, Bariloche, and Santiago.

On this tour, you’ll see some amazing scenery and natural wonders, including Iguassu Falls, located on the border of Brazil and Argentina. See the falls from both sides—with their thunderous roar, torrential downpour, and brilliant rainbows. Everywhere you look, there is water pouring down! Words cannot describe the sheer wonder of the falls! But that’s not all…even more beauty awaits you in Bariloche, which boasts some of Argentina’s most glorious scenery. Take a chairlift ride to a lookout point at Cerro Campanario, rated one of the top 10 viewing spots by National Geographic. Experience breathtaking panoramic views and breathe fresh mountain air. Finally, enjoy the spectacular scenery as you cross the Andes Lakes by boat.

From the lakes and mountains to the towns and cities, this vacation through South America is sure to leave you with lots of memories and photos.

Tour pricing starts at $4,799 (Tour only) p.p.d.o.

Departures available: January through December 2014

 

9-Day Natural Wonders of Costa Rica

9-day tour of Tortuguero National Park, Arenal Volcano, Monteverde, and more…

Grab your camera for this wonderful 9-day vacation to Costa Rica! Witness bountiful wildlife in
their natural habitat, enjoy relaxing dips in ecothermal hot springs, and learn about the Costa
Rican culture. Among the many highlights is Tortuguero National Park, where you’ll take a boat
ride along remote, unspoiled sections of the park to view wildlife. Your guide will look out for the
wildlife — including turtles, egrets, toucans, and monkeys — so you can sit back, relax, and take
plenty of pictures. Another tour highlight is the Arenal Volcano, considered one of the most active
volcanoes in the world. Relax as you soak in the ecothermal hot springs and watch the lava flow
down the volcano! In Monteverde, visit the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve, home to forest
fauna such as jaguars, Resplendent Quetzel, monkeys, ocelot, and many species of birds and plants. On this Costa Rica
tour, you’ll also have a chance to visit local farms to learn about the local culture and industries.

January through December 2011 at $1579 per person, tour only. Includes breakfast daily, 5 lunches, and 5 threecourse

dinners (with a special farewell dinner in San José).

12-Day Legendary Danube River Cruise

12-day tour of Prague, Budapest, Vienna, Passau, and more…

From the splendor of Prague to the Gypsy violins of Budapest, you’ll treasure every moment
of this memorable 12-day Danube River cruise vacation. Enjoy guided sightseeing in Prague,
Nuremberg, medieval Regensburg, Passau, Vienna, and Budapest. Sail through the fascinating Main
Danube Canal, attend a beer tasting in Regensburg, tour Melk’s splendid Benedictine Abbey, and
experience the music, art, culture, and historical sites in romantic Vienna — a memorable vacation!

April through September 2011, starting at $3199 per person, tour/cruise only, depending

on departure date and cabin type. Includes full buffet breakfast in Prague; superb dining

with all meals on board daily featuring full breakfast, lunch, and dinner; complimentary regional wine, beer, or

soft drinks with all onboard dinners and complimentary coffee and tea available throughout the day.

10-Day National Parks & Canyons

10-day tour of Yellowstone National Park, Mount Rushmore, Grand Canyon, and more…

Experience the wonders of the West through its best-known national parks, gold-mining towns,
and old saloons on this colorful 10-day vacation. Visit Yellowstone National Park and view the
Grand Canyon of Yellowstone and spectacular Lower Falls, almost twice as high as Niagara Falls.
Witness Old Faithful as it explodes into the air and admire the herds of bison, elk, and other
wildlife. In Grand Teton National Park, enjoy beautiful glacier-fed Jenny Lake and the rugged
mountains. Mount Rushmore offers the astounding monument of four U.S. Presidents as well
as spectacular scenery. Plenty of wildlife also roam this area, including Rocky Mountain goat,
mule deer, and bison. BOOK BY 3/9/11

May & September 2011 at $1969 per person, tour price. Includes breakfast daily and 4 dinners.

15-Day South Pacific Sampler

15-day tour of Australia and New Zealand

During this captivating 15-day vacation, explore fascinating Australia and New Zealand. Begin
in Cairns with an excursion to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Board a catamaran and cruise to
Green Island, where you can snorkel, take a glass-bottom boat tour, or walk through the cool
rainforest. Visit Cairns Tropical Zoo and have dinner at Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, an
interactive portrayal of the culture, dance, and folklore of this indigenous tribe. On to Melbourne
for a sightseeing tour and visit to one of Australia’s leading opal companies. Next, fly to Sydney for
a tour of the Sydney Opera House. Then, travel to Christchurch, New Zealand’s famed “Garden
City.” Enjoy a visit to Willowbank Wildlife Reserve to see wildlife unique to New Zealand, including
the kiwi. On the way to Queenstown, enjoy fantastic views as you journey through snowcapped peaks, waterfalls, and
rugged mountain scenery of New Zealand’s Southern Alps. Travel into Fiordland National Park and enjoy extraordinary
scenic beauty as you cruise on Milford Sound. BOOK BY 3/9/11

January through April and September through December 2011 at $4249 per person, tour only. Includes American
breakfast daily, 1 lunch, and 6 dinners.