As our international fall programs take flight, we hope
you are planning ahead for your travel dreams - the
holidays and 2008 are just around the corner!
With a variety of wildlife safaris,
cultural journeys, multi-sport and
all-women's programs lined up, Adventure
Associates is delighted to announce new trips and
annual favorites. Consider an experiential travel gift
for the adventurer in your life with an Adventure
Associates Gift Certificate.
We have enjoyed hearing from you with your AA
trip experiences, photos, feedback and Adventure Blogs!
Our 20th Anniversary Celebration was the perfect
place to relive adventures, share stories and
generate wanderlust - a big thank you to those who
We hope to hear from you soon with your next
Sandy Braun, Owner
Alice Gifford, Adventure Team
Yellowstone Ski Safari for Women
This trip is so hot we've added a second trip for
Cross-country skiing in the wildlife
paradise of Yellowstone Park at the heart of winter:
Enjoy escorted ski tours through this unique
ecosystem of snowscapes, hot pools, steaming
geysers, frozen waterfalls, wolves, moose, elk, bison,
eagles, and much more!
9-day Standard Lodging:
Feb 15 - 23, $1495
8-day Standard Plus Lodging:
Feb 23 - March 1, $1475
Baja, Mexico: Sea of Cortez Kayak Expedition
3 SPOTS LEFT!
A warm water paradise awaits you sea kayaking in
the Sea of Cortez on this all-women's trip: snorkeling
in colorful tidal pools, viewing playful dolphins,
relaxing under the desert sun in the shadow of a
giant cacti, and whale watching for a day in the
famous Gray Whale breeding grounds.
All Women: March 1 - 9, 2008:
Coed Departures: Oct - April: $1045 - $1195
Peru: Classic Trek to Machu Picchu
Andean peaks tower above the compelling remains
of the Inca civilization. Spend twelve days exploring
ruins in Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and hiking the Inca
Trail to the famed citadel of Machu Picchu. Limited
trekking permits are available each month, and they
go quickly - please express your interest today!
2008 All Women: May 16-27; July
17-27; July 31-Aug 10
2008 Coed: July 17-27; July 31 - Aug 10
Custom Itineraries Available - Contact Us for Details!
Galapagos Islands Wildlife Cruise
Cruise the Galapagos Islands onboard an exclusive
20-person yacht for an unforgettable
wildlife expedition through one of the most diverse
marine environments in the world! Daily snorkeling or
kayaking; zodiak excursions with onboard naturalists;
excellent food. A great adventure for solo
2008 All Women Packages:
Feb 2-11, April 12-21, August 23-Sept 1, Oct 4 -
Iguana Deck: $3445
Booby Deck: $3775
Dolphin Deck: $4045
Year round Coed Departures - Contact us today for availability!
Nepal: Khumbu Teahouse Trek
Trekking in Nepal is a backpacker's paradise! This
16-day fully-supported trekking adventure meanders
through the Everest (Khumbu) region to remote
Sherpa villages, pristine glacial-fed lakes, sacred
temples and high mountain splendor!
May 2 - 22, 2008: $2599
Vietnam: Cultural & Cycling Exploration
By railway, bicycle, traditional fishing boat, and
overland, enjoy breathtaking scenery at a natural
pace and participate in the traditional and modern
lifestyles of the Vietnamese people in the countryside
and in the cities. From the World Heritage site of Hoi
An to the Mekong River in Saigon, this is a cultural
and historical multi-sport adventure not to be missed!
All Women: Dec 5-21, 2008; Feb 20-March 8,
Nepal: Royal Village Trek & Chitwan Safari
This classic camping trek in the high Himalaya is a
hiking dream! Excellent Sherpa porters and bilingual
guides; enjoy Kathmandu, the "forest of temples," and
a 3-day Royal Chitwan Jungle Safari on Elephant
backs. A classic Nepal Adventure not to be missed!
All Women: Nov 5 - 20, 2008:
New Zealand: Cultural & Active Adventure
Experience the stunning North & South Islands:
dense rainforests, glaciated mountains, crystal clear
lakes, sandy beaches and emerald oceans!
Accommodations include remote seaside resorts,
alpine lodges and quaint B&Bs - all with a fantastic
guide and wonderful camaraderie. Optional: 19-day South
All Women: March 8-30, 2008:
South Island Only: March 12-30, 2008: