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Discovery

Discovery and Adventure

Imaginative Traveller's Discovery trips are designed to showcase the very best a region has to offer; immerse yourself in the culture, spend time with local people and discover the real essence of a place. You could find yourself learning the art of tajine-making at a homestay in Morocco, wandering the temples of Angkor Wat, taking a canoe safari in Botswana, lazing on secluded beaches in Cuba or marvelling at the ruins of Machu Picchu. See the real country and experience life with expert local guides.

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Our Discovery trips


TRIP CODE
IGGRR

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Arrive early and discover Quito’s Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage, filled with colonial era buildings, boulevards of multicoloured mansions and gracefully ageing cathedrals
- Learn about the unique habit of the marine iguana. This dinosaur-like little creature has an iridescent sheen and is only found on the Galapagos Islands
- Many come to Isla Santa Cruz just for the giant tortoises. Get up close and personal with these enormous animals, as they drag themselves through the sand

TRIP CODE
IPKOL-O

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- A Guide and a host will accompany you on this trip
- Enjoy an experience in Tunnell Creek, Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm tour, Island of the Giant Tides and Geikie Gorge cruise
- Spend two nights staying in the iconic El Questro Wilderness Park, with plenty of free time to take part in activities such as swimming in the gorges, trekking through the bush and bird watching

TRIP CODE
ICBSV

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Follow the Yunnan-Vietnam railway and visit the one of the oldest train stations on this line at Bisezhai village for a fascinating glimpse into history
- Explore idyllic Yuangyang on a guided half-day walk, snapping photos of the spectacular rice terrace landscapes and learning a thing or two about their makers, the Hani people
- Discover the Ming and Qing marvels of Jianshui Ancient Town on a guided walk. Visit Zhu's Family Garden, the Confucius temple and the amazingly preserved Tuanshan village

TRIP CODE
IPKOPB

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Explore Western Australia’s desert landscapes, national parks and spectacular Coral Coast in rugged style on the ultimate overland trip
- Enjoy the flexibility of a private vehicle, the local knowledge of a passionate guide and the magic of camping under the great southern sky
- Peer into the ecologically diverse underwater world of Ningaloo Reef by glass-bottom boat or snorkel, and swim with the gentle beasts of the deep in season

TRIP CODE
IPKTBD-O

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Tunnell Creek has a rich Aboriginal and bushranger history. Walk through the underground passage learning about the culture and traditions of the first Australians
- Discover a hidden highlight of the West Kimberley with a stop in the idyllic retreat of Bell Gorge
- Test the 4WD as you take on the rugged terrain of the Mitchell Plateau. This extraordinary area is home to the huge, four-tiered Mitchell Falls – a stunning testament to the power and scale of nature

TRIP CODE
IPKOW-O

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Tour through hidden caves at Tunnel Creek
- Experience serenity at pristine Bell Gorge
- Hear about outback lore at a remote cattle station

TRIP CODE
IPKTDB-O

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Climb aboard a Nitnit Dreaming Cultural Cruise through the inspiring natural wonder of the Nitmiluk Gorge – made up of 13 different chasms carved by the Katherine River – and acquire an understanding of Jawoyn customs
- The red domes of the Bungle Bungle Ranges in Purnululu National Park form one of the most iconic Australian landscapes in existence. You'll have two whole days to explore the gorges and valleys of the park, not to mention soak up a few fiery sunsets
- Enjoy plenty of time to discover the untamed natural beauty of El Questro Station. Paddle around in waterfalls, hike through gorges and access remote parts of this huge park on adventurous 4WD expeditions

TRIP CODE
EAYA

GROUP TOUR from £3099 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Camp near the pyramids belonging to the Royal Necropolis of Meroe
- Visit the the Archaeological Museum in Khartoum
- Explore the town of Dongola on the banks of the Nile
- Visit the beautiful ancient Egyptian Temple of Soleb

TRIP CODE
IBQMWA

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Explore the Sam Ford Fjord – one of the most isolated places on the planet.
- Make your way up Smith Sound, exploring both sides of this uninhabited passage.
- Search for iconic Arctic wildlife including walrus, seals and, whales and even polar bears in the abundant waters of Lancaster Sound.

TRIP CODE
IGGBR

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Arrive in the heaving, hedonistic metropolis of Rio de Janeiro and practice your samba on the streets of Lapa. 
- Visit some of Brazil's biggest icons, including Christ Redeemer, Ipanema Beach and Sugarloaf Mountain. 
- Party down with the locals in the streets of colonial Paraty, where Portugal meets Brazil, jungle meets sea and relaxation meets adventure.

TRIP CODE
IGGBDC

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Soak up the cosmopolitan, European and Latin charms of Buenos Aires and explore the sights of its historic city centre
- Harness your inner gaucho during a three-day stay at a working estancia in Uruguay. Whether it’s getting involved in daily chores around the farm, working with livestock or simply relaxing on the ranch, experience a unique way of life and Uruguayan hospitality at its best
- The mighty Iguazu Falls straddles the border between Argentina and Brazil, and you’ll be able to see it from both sides

TRIP CODE
ISSKOL

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Explore the incredible forests, mountains and rivers of Mt Rainier and Olympic National Parks then walk among the world’s oldest, tallest trees in Redwood National Park.
- Experience the eclectic, progressive cities of Seattle, San Francisco and Portland, where world-class food and delicious microbrews reign supreme.
- Yosemite National Park feels like something out of a film. While other tour groups breeze through in a day, spend two nights in the park - allowing for a full day of hiking and exploring.
 
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