Enrich Your Experience - Travel in Small Groups!
Dear Real Traveller,
With 21 years' commitment to high quality adventure
programs, Adventure Associates has been recognized
for the second time in as many years as a National Geographic
Adventure Magazine Best Outfitter on
Earth! Highlighting our continued quality
of service, environmental stewardship and overall
participant satisfaction, we have received praise for
our tours such as Unparalleled Cultural and Wildlife
Safaris in Tanzania and Historic Rail &
Tarahumara Treks in Copper Canyon.
After a nod in NG's 50 Best Girlfriend Getaways in
2007 as well as ranking in the top 5 Women's Adventure
Programs in NG's Ultimate Adventure Sourcebook in
2000, we are proud to be among the top worldwide
adventure travel companies in 2008 and 2009.
Our carefully crafted tours for 2+ travelers are
designed to immerse you in colorful cultures and
remote landscapes using trusted services and expert
guides. We support local economies and
environmental sustainability efforts. Because we are
interested in doing things "better" rather than "bigger,"
we offer only a few programs each year to the diverse
cultures we meet, and we nurture our friendship with
every person who travels with us. And all of our
destinations can be customized to suit your travel
needs! So what are you waiting for? Call
today with your travel companion, your group of family
or friends - the next adventure step is yours.
Sandy Braun, Director
Alice Gifford, Adventure Team
Galapagos Wildlife Cruise - $400 OFF
Sail aboard a 20-person Hybrid or Carbon
Neutral yacht for an unforgettable wildlife
expedition through one of the most diverse
and stunningly beautiful marine environments
in the world! Daily snorkeling, hiking,
kayaking and shore excursions with expert
naturalists. Starts at $3450
Women: Aug 29 - Sept 7, 2009
Sept 5 -14; 12-21; 19-28; Sept 26-Oct 5, 2009
Year Round Cruises Available Click
here for Details
Package includes: $400 Discount, 8-Day
cruise, 2 nights hotel (B&B), in-country flight,
airport transfers and Park entrance fees.
Optional extensions: Amazon
Jungle Lodge or a spectacular Rainforest
Uganda: Gorilla Trek & Wildlife Safari - $540 OFF
From rain forests to snow-capped mountains,
crater lakes and volcanoes, explore "The
Pearl of Africa" on this truly off the beaten
path safari. Join expert wildlife
trackers for Chimpanzee trekking and boat
rides on the Kazinga river, cultural
encounters in traditional fishing villages,
and of course, gorilla trekking in Bwindi
Impenetrable National Park!
Permits on any trip from Feb-July 2009: $3385
Discount Uganda Details...
Baja, Mexico: Sea Kayak Expedition for Women
Limited to 10
women!March 1 - 8,
A warm water paradise awaits you sea kayaking in
the Sea of Cortez: snorkeling in colorful
viewing playful dolphins, relaxing under the
sun in the shadow of giant cacti, and sharing a
campfire with panga fishermen.
$1045 - $1195
Women Trip Details
April 19 - 26, 2009 (Earth Week!)
January - April
Copper Canyon, Mexico Explorations
Recognized by National Geographic
Adventure Magazine as a Best Outfitter
trip for 2009!
Ride the world-famous Chihuahua al Pacifico
Railway, enjoy nature walks along the canyon
floor, explore charming and remote indigenous
settlements, and discover the "Lost
Cathedral" of Satevo. Overnight camping trek
and lodges in historic Mexican villas!
Coed and All Women tour departures.
$1475Oct 23 -
Nov 1, 2009
& Trek Details...
20-29; Oct 23 - Nov 1, 2009
Rail & Lodge Details...
Far Flung Journeys
Escape to Bhutan: The Dragon Kingdom - $400 OFF!
In light of
the current worldwide economic crisis, the Bhutanese
government has decided not to raise the tariff that was
to take effect for fall 2009. As a result, our Fall 2009
program is reduced by $400! Journey to the
"Dragon Kingdom," one of the
extraordinary countries of the Himalayas.
Learn Bhutan's customs and traditions by
visiting traditional farmhouses adorned with
prayer flags, attending celebration
festivals, and hiking Bhutan through
breathtaking bamboo and pine forests! $3895 Oct 31 - Nov
17, 2009 Trip Details...
Nepal Khumbu Teahouse Trek for Women
Trekking in Nepal is a backpacker's paradise!
Our 17-day fully-supported trekking adventure
meanders through the Everest (Khumbu) region
to remote villages, pristine glacial-fed lakes,
sacred temples and high mountain splendor!
Overnight in local traditional Teahouses each
April 14 - May 5; Nov 5 - 26, 2009
Turkey: A Mediterranean Odyssey for Women
Known the world over as the "cradle of
civilization," we sail the Turquoise Coast in
a traditional Turkish Gulet, explore the
bazaars and famous
ancient ruins of Istanbul and Ephesus and
discover the roots of Western women's
history. An active
historical journey not to be missed!
$3599 May 11
Aug 31 - Sept 13, 2009 Trip
Esat Africa: Cultural & Wildlife Safari for Women
With 21 years of
traveling to East Africa, we know how to do
it! 10 unbeatable days spent in Africa's
premiere game parks - viewing "the top 5" in
wildlife and engaging in traditional African
tribal cultures: the Maasai, the nomadic
Hadzabe and the Tatog. Genuine interactions
with our Tanzanian friends, and the best
wildlife on the planet! $4199
July 2-12; July
16-26; July 30 - Aug 9; Aug 27 - Sept 6,
Optional Extensions include:
Year Round Adventures
Galapagos: Multi-Sport Island Hopping
Island-hop through the Galapagos
Archipelago on a lodge-based active tour
combining daily sea kayaking, mountain
biking, hiking, and snorkeling in the rugged
natural beauty of this marine paradise.
7-day Year Round Departures available!
New Zealand Active Adventure: South Island
Experience the stunning South Island by
hiking through National Parks and glaciers,
kayaking Milford Sound and bicycling rural
roadways! Lodges and rustic secluded
accommodations, all with fantastic guides and
wonderful camaraderie. $3399 +tax
Two Week Year Round Departures
Optional North Island Cultural Extension Trip