Womens Tours // Outside America
New Zealand: North and South Island
Dates: November 7 – 21, 2021 • Price: $3699.00 ($500 for optional meals and tours)
Often referred to as the Jewel of the Pacific, New Zealand is a land of rich diversity and magnificent scenery! Our itinerary explores some of the very best of New Zealand’s stunningly beautiful North and South Islands: dense rainforests, glaciated mountains, crystal clear lakes, sandy beaches and emerald oceans! This all-women’s adventure begins in Auckland at the stunning Coromandel Peninsula’s gorgeous beaches, enjoy a cultural overnight in a Maori village, hiking in the beautiful scenery surrounding Kdaikoura, follows the west coast to Hanmer Springs, explore the area around Franz Josef. With free time in the adventure capitol of Queenstown, and a day cruise on Doubtful Sound, sea kayaking, whale watching and birding excursions. Our itinerary is full yet the pace is flexible enough to allow for plenty of time to relax and absorb the beauty of this friendly country. Final destination is “The Garden City” of Christchurch, a little piece of England in New Zealand, Don’t miss this opportunity for an unforgettable Kiwi adventure!
Trip Price $3,699
Duration 15 days
- Accommodations in tourist standard small charming lodges, retreats, hotels
- Doubtful Sound Day Cruise
- Explore the Adventure Capitol of Queenstown
- Hike around Mt. Cook
- Expert female naturalist guides
TANZANIA CULTURAL SAFARI AND UGANDA GORILLA TREK
Dates: June 8 – 21, 2022 • Price: $10220
Safari now a coed offering!
A rare combination, Tanzania’s premier safari parks and a once-in-a-lifetime encounters with Uganda’s endangered gorillas.
Roaming wild in this vastly beautiful landscape is the world’s greatest concentration of mammals … lion, cheetah, wildebeest, elephant, giraffe, zebra and endless birdlife. Tanzania offers the most superb wildlife viewing in East Africa! An unparalleled one-quarter of its surface area has been set aside for conservation purposes, with the world-renowned Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area and main feature the volcanic crater, Tarangire National Park where herds of 300 elephants room and more all part of a rich mosaic of protected areas that collectively harbor an estimated 20 percent of Africa’s large mammal population. We travel far beyond “the beaten path” to enjoy rich encounters with several traditional African tribes. From the the vast savannah, travel to Entebbe, Uganda and stay in one private luxury tents in the heart of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Ecologically respectful, contemporary, yet classic in style, our camp blends into the dramatic African mountain landscape our camp is only minutes away from the start of your gorilla trekking adventure. Enjoy the surrounding forest and local village community on day hikes and treat yourself at the camp spa. This luxury safari is a vacation of a lifetime.
Trip Price $10220
Duration 14 days
- Unsurpassed wildlife viewing in premier game parks: Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire
- Expert Naturalist and English speaking Driver Guide
- In-Country Flight included (Entebbe/Gorilla Camp)
- Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Penetrable Forest
- 14 Nights in Safari Lodges and Tented Camps
- All meals included...delicious and plentiful
- Guide and National Park fees included
Mongolia: Gobi Desert, Terelj National Park and the Golden Eagle Festival
Dates: Sept. 22 – Oct. 4, 2023 • Price: $3625
This tour is coed for 2023.
Mongolia, is known as the “Land of the Blue Skies” and is one of the last few places on the planet where nomadic life is still a living tradition.
The Golden Eagle Festival (Бүргэдийн наадам/ бүркіт той), is an annual
traditional event in Western Mongolia. The Kazakh eagle hunters (Burkitshi) celebrate their heritage and compete to catch small animals superbly trained golden eagles. Prizes are awarded for speed, agility and accuracy and for the best traditional Kazakh dress.
Trip Price $3,625
Duration 13 days
- Explore Gobi and Terelj National Parks
- Attend the Golden Eagle Festival
- Witness the nomadic life-style
- Camel and horse back ride
- Mongolian traditional concert and BBQ
- Endless photography opportunities
Established in 1987, Adventure Associates is an ecologically sensitive adventure-based travel company specializing in small-group, international and domestic active travel. We are passionate about creating custom adventure travel programs.
Our programs involve moving beyond the familiar and learning about ourselves and our world in the process. We are committed to fostering an ethic of care with respect to self, the natural world, diverse cultures, and one another.
HEAR FROM OUR CUSTOMERS
“We didn’t just see the amazing sights from a distance as observers, but with all the hiking we actually experienced the landscape first-hand and participated in a wonderful adventure. I am very happy and pleased to have been a part of this fun and educational adventure.”