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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


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GROUP TOUR from £TBC for days

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ISTSD

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Kickstart your adventure in Salt Lake City, with its big city vibe and small-town feel – this Mormon equivalent of Vatican City is home to a trendy street scene and a liberal spirit.
- Delve into the great outdoors in Yellowstone National Park – immerse yourself in the alpine forests, picturesque lakes and breathtaking landscapes on a 2-night stay in a rustic family run lodge.
- Perch yourself on a saddle-style bar stool in the cowboy town of Jackson and venture out on a full day trip to explore the magnificent wilderness of Grand Teton National Park.

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ITISK

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Explore the less-known Indonesian island of Flores and experience the traditional ethnic cultures that live here
- Climb Mt Kelimutu before sunrise and watch its dazzling crater lakes shift colour in the morning light
- Pay a visit to the stunning 17 Islands Marine Park outside Riung and snorkel among the vibrant sealife and coral

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ITMSB

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Stay in a traditional wooden Longhouse in Sarikei, understanding how the locals have lived for decades and appreciating the welcoming hospitality of your hosts.
- Take a heritage walk around the vibrant Kuching, passing by its waterfront sights, and fix your hunger with a Sarawak laksa to finish!
- Visit the gentle giants of the jungle, the orangutan, at a rehabilitation centre in Sepilok. This organisation was set up to help reintroduce these endangered mammals sustainably back into the wild.

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IZLSI

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Admire beautiful green pastures as you drive along roads bordered with flowers on your excursion to Capelinhos volcano
- Enjoy a whale-watching tour on a small-boat excursion with an experienced guide who’ll offer insights into the lives of these amazing creatures
- Hike to the top of Pico da Esperanca, the highest point in all of Portugal!

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IBMSN

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Visit Trondheim, which translates as 'a good place to live', and stroll past the colourful wooden storehouses flanking the river.
- Gaze at the immense Nidaros Cathedral, an incredible Gothic building that houses the remains of St Olav, the patron saint of Norway.
- Explore the long-adored Lofoten Islands, a patchwork of fishing villages, by land and sea and take in some of the most breathtaking scenery in the entire world.

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IGGSB

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Bolivia's Salar de Uyuni is the world's largest salt lake. Cross the perspective-bending white expanse in a 4WD with a local guide, making several fascinating stops along the way
- Uyuni was once a distribution centre for trains carrying minerals to the Pacific. Walk among rusty, abandoned trains in the old Train Cemetery
- As you explore the rocky island of Isla Wasi, rising from the salt pans and covered with flowering cacti, you might feel like you've stepped inside a surrealist painting

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IAMKA

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Find out why people of Cologne are so proud of its city’s landmark, the mighty Cologne Cathedral.
- Test your senses on a tour through three centuries of fragrance history in Cologne.
- Explore Germany's answer to Tuscany during your stay in Rudesheim am Rhein, a wine-making town.

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IGGSO

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Adventure off the beaten bath on a 4WD excursion through the stunning Lencois Maranhenses National Park – home to the only desert on the planet with its own freshwater lakes.
- Take a drive on the wild side and ride buggies along the shoreline of Jericoacoara – carve tracks in stretches of white sand beach, then relax in hammocks that hover above crystal-clear lagoons.
- Cruise through the estuaries of the Parnaiba Delta – keep your eye out for monkeys, snakes, iguanas and more as you navigate the narrow channels of this ecological sanctuary.

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IWMSU

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Have time to explore Ukraine’s capital, Kiev, at your own pace. With so many museums, cathedrals and historic neighbourhoods to explore, pick and choose to suit your day.
- Wander the eerie streets and among the buildings of the ghost town of Pripyat in the abandoned and devastated Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, on a guided tour.
- Visit Ukraine’s section of the sprawling Carpathian mountain range. Head up high to spot the traditional Hutsul cottages dotted in the fields.

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IWBSSC

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

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- Follow the mother of Russian rivers, the Volga, on an immersive and historical adventure of Russia, discovering its hidden gems.
- Come face to face with the ethnic Tatar culture in its capital Kazan, and take a day trip to Sviyazhsk Island – once the fortress of Ivan the Terrible.
- Explore Volgograd, once known as Stalingrad, on a guided historical city tour. It is a sobering experience to hear about World War II’s Battle of Stalingrad, told from a Russian perspective.

TRIP CODE
IWBSS

GROUP TOUR from £1.0E+19 for 0 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Follow the mother of Russian rivers, the Volga, on an immersive and historical adventure of Russia, discovering its hidden gems.
- Come face to face with the ethnic Tatar culture in its capital Kazan, and take a day trip to Sviyazhsk Island – once the fortress of Ivan the Terrible.
- Explore Volgograd, once known as Stalingrad, on a guided historical city tour. It is a sobering experience to hear about World War II’s Battle of Stalingrad, told from a Russian perspective.
 
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