6 Escorted Land Tours You Need to Check Out
Creating your own travel itinerary can be overwhelming, especially when encompassing multiple foreign cities or countries you've never visited before.
Lucky for you, this is where escorted land tours excel.
What's an escorted land tour?
An escorted land tour is a perfectly orchestrated vacation package that typically includes everything from accommodations and most meals to sightseeing and transportation. Some even include airfare in their prices.
With escorted land tours, you don't have to worry about a thing. Instead, the travel experts do all the heavy lifting—and also build in plenty of free moments for some high-quality 'You Time.' Simply enjoy the ride, the food, and all the magical moments.
Though there are hundreds upon hundreds of tours for you to choose from, we've listed six exceptional options, just so you get a sampling of what yours might entail.
1. Off the Beaten Path Cruise Tours 2019: Alaska
This half-sea, half-land tour takes guests on an Alaskan journey like no other. Throughout 13 days—five ports of call and six nights on land—guests will experience the very best of all The Last Frontier has to offer, from incredible parks and preserves teeming with natural wonders and wildlife to a seven-day cruise ship voyage through majestic glacial waters. There's no shortage of other activities, either, including rafting and hiking, and more.
Tour Company: Princess Cruises Duration: 13 nights Destinations: 11 # of Accommodations: 4
2. Traditional Grand European With Extended Stay in London
If you're going to tour Europe, you might as well hit all the high points. This extraordinary 23-day journey includes the most beautiful and well-known cities and sightseeing areas of the continent, including Amsterdam, Paris, Florence and Munich. Expect to be dazzled by breathtaking architecture and colorful histories.
Tour Company: Globus Journeys Duration: 23 days Destinations: 20 # of Accommodations: 14
3. Treasures of Thailand
This colorful and immersive trip transports guests on an unforgettable exploration of sight, sound, touch, taste and smell. From the bustling streets of Bangkok to the timeless culture of Chiang Mai, explore ancient ruins, float on stunning river cruises, enjoy deep Thai massages, and partake in a traditional cooking class.
Tour Company: Trafalgar Duration: 11 days Destinations: 6 # of Accommodations: 4
4. Ultimate South America
This tour takes guests on a journey to several of South America's greatest and most beloved cities, along with magical, must-see sites including the famous Christ the Redeemer statue and awe-inspiring Machu Picchu, 11th-century San Francisco Monastery, and many more.
Tour Company: Cosmos Duration: 19 days Destinations: 10 # of Accommodations: 8
5. Highlights of the South Pacific: Australia & New Zealand
This tour from Auckland to Sydney is filled with breathtaking scenery and fascinating wildlife. Between the Waitomo Glowworm Caves and Fiordland National Park, New Zealand will feel absolutely dreamlike. Australia's stunning harbor cruises and bucket list snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef.
Tour Company: Globus Journeys Duration: 17 days Destinations: 8 # of Accommodations: 6
6. Country Roads of Croatia
This tour is perfect for those who love history and breathtaking coastal towns. Visit charming cities, wander through cave systems and explore ancient ruins. Some stops include the Temple of Jupiter, the Golden Gate and the Old Town of Dubrovnik.
Tour Company: Insight Vacations Duration: 14 days Destinations: 7 # of Accommodations: 7
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