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  • Beautiful Rio de Janeiro

Rio to Manaus via the Guianas

This unique tour travels from Brazil into the seldom-visited and fascinating countries of Guyana, French Guiana and Suriname.

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Trans South America Overland Tour

The most comprehensive overland tour of South America!  This epic journey takes you full circle through 11 countries all the way around South America!  An exciting and unique opportunity to see and experience so much that this diverse and wonderful continent has to offer.

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  • Vilarrica Volcano, Chile
  • Iguazu Falls, Brazil & Argentina
  • Beautiful Rio de Janeiro

Trans South America Overland Tour

The most comprehensive overland tour of South America!  This epic journey takes you full circle through 11 countries all the way around South America!  An exciting and unique opportunity to see and experience so much that this diverse and wonderful continent has to offer.

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  • Travel overland across the spectacular Bolivian altiplano
  • The beautiful city of Cusco, base for your Inca Trail trek
  • Hiking in Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina

Ushuaia to Cartagena

Starting in either Cartagena, Colombia or Ushuaia, Argentina, this overland tour travels the length of South America via Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile & Argentina (including Patagonia).

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Kolkata to Kolkata via Bhutan

Starting and finishing in Kolkata, India, this epic Asian overland tour gives you the opportunity to explore the best of India, Nepal and the extraordinary mountain kingdom of Bhutan.

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  • Agra skyline, including the Taj Mahal, India
  • Sun Temple, Bhutan
  • Varkala Beach, India

Kolkata to Kolkata via Bhutan

Starting and finishing in Kolkata, India, this epic Asian overland tour gives you the opportunity to explore the best of India, Nepal and the extraordinary mountain kingdom of Bhutan.

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  • King Penguins at Tierra del Fuego, Patagonia
  • Beautiful Rio de Janeiro

Cartagena to Rio de Janeiro Overland via Patagonia

Starting in either Cartagena, Colombia or Rio de Janeiro, Brazil this overland tour travels via Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile & Argentina (including Patagonia) and Brazil (including Rio Carnival).

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Las Vegas to Anchorage Overland – 5 weeks

Travelling via the US states of Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho & Alaska and the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia & the Yukon Territory, this North American overland tour gives you a unique opportunity to experience some incredible national parks, glaciers, mountains, rivers and lakes that make this such a special part of the world.

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  • Las Vegas at night

Las Vegas to Anchorage Overland – 5 weeks

Travelling via the US states of Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho & Alaska and the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia & the Yukon Territory, this North American overland tour gives you a unique opportunity to experience some incredible national parks, glaciers, mountains, rivers and lakes that make this such a special part of the world.

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  • Grizzly bear in Denali National Park
  • Horse riding in the Rocky Mountains, Canada
  • Travel along the beautiful Icefields Parkway between Banff and Jasper

Calgary to Anchorage Overland

Travelling via the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia & the Yukon Territory and the US state of Alaska, this overland tour gives you a unique opportunity to experience some incredible national parks, glaciers, mountains, rivers and lakes that make this such a special part of the world.

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Lima to Rio de Janeiro via Patagonia

Travelling via Peru, Bolivia, Chile & Argentina (including Patagonia) and Brazil this expedition gives you the chance to discover the real South America.

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  • Trek the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru
  • Iguazu Falls, Brazil & Argentina
  • Vilarrica Volcano, Chile

Lima to Rio de Janeiro via Patagonia

Travelling via Peru, Bolivia, Chile & Argentina (including Patagonia) and Brazil this expedition gives you the chance to discover the real South America.

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  • Grizzly bear in Denali National Park
  • Trek through the jungles of Costa Rica

Panama City to Anchorage Overland

Starting in either Panama City or Anchorage, this overland trip gives you the opportunity to experience the best of Central America, the western United States, Alaska & Canada.

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Buenos Aires to Cartagena Overland via Patagonia

Starting in either Cartagena, Colombia or Buenos Aires, Argentina, this overland tour travels via Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile & Argentina (including Patagonia).

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Buenos Aires to Cartagena Overland via Patagonia

Starting in either Cartagena, Colombia or Buenos Aires, Argentina, this overland tour travels via Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile & Argentina (including Patagonia).

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  • Las Vegas at night

Las Vegas to Anchorage Overland – 8 weeks

Travelling via the US states of Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho & Alaska and the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia & the Yukon Territory, this 58-day (8 week) North American overland tour gives you a unique opportunity to experience some incredible national parks, glaciers, mountains, rivers and lakes that make this such a special part of the world.

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Central Africa Exploratory – Rumble in the Jungle

Tackling this expedition through East and Central Africa to West Africa will give you an incredibly unique insight into varied cultures, wildlife and landscapes. There’ll be times when it will be extremely tough, rough roads, very remote and extremes of weather, but we believe it will all be worth it! This is an expedition that will at times be challenging but the experience and the people we encounter along the way will be the stuff of dreams.

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Central Africa Exploratory – Rumble in the Jungle

Tackling this expedition through East and Central Africa to West Africa will give you an incredibly unique insight into varied cultures, wildlife and landscapes. There’ll be times when it will be extremely tough, rough roads, very remote and extremes of weather, but we believe it will all be worth it! This is an expedition that will at times be challenging but the experience and the people we encounter along the way will be the stuff of dreams.

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UK to Cairo Overland via Cape Town

This is the ultimate Trans-Africa overland expedition! For an incredible 40 weeks you will be exploring both the western and eastern sides of this fascinating and diverse continent. This epic African overland tour is operated by Oasis Overland.

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Cape to Cairo Overland – 17 weeks

The words ‘Cape Town to Cairo’ conjure up images of African expeditions from days of old. Even today there are a multitude of challenges that this vast continent can throw at you. Desert, river, & mountain crossings are inter-twined with stunning National Parks & some of the best adrenaline fuelled activities & playgrounds in the world. This is a trip that will linger in your memory long after completion.

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Cape to Cairo Overland – 17 weeks

The words ‘Cape Town to Cairo’ conjure up images of African expeditions from days of old. Even today there are a multitude of challenges that this vast continent can throw at you. Desert, river, & mountain crossings are inter-twined with stunning National Parks & some of the best adrenaline fuelled activities & playgrounds in the world. This is a trip that will linger in your memory long after completion.

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Cape Town to Cairo – 20 weeks

This epic overland journey offers you an unparalleled insight into this amazing continent.  Travelling either northbound or southbound between Cairo, Egypt to Cape Town, South Africa, this overland tour travels via Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa.  Fantastic wildlife viewing, stunning scenery, fascinating cultures, ancient ruins, friendly people and much more!

 

 

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Xian to Singapore

This expedition starts in Xi’an, China and travels via Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia & Indonesia before finishing in the ultra-modern metropolis of Singapore.  From the hustle and bustle of some of South East Asia’s most dynamic and modern cities to the isolation and tranquility of its unspoilt beaches and rainforest, this local transport trip takes in many of Indochina’s iconic highlights, while also uncovering some unknown gems well off the backpacker trail.

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Xian to Singapore

This expedition starts in Xi’an, China and travels via Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia & Indonesia before finishing in the ultra-modern metropolis of Singapore.  From the hustle and bustle of some of South East Asia’s most dynamic and modern cities to the isolation and tranquility of its unspoilt beaches and rainforest, this local transport trip takes in many of Indochina’s iconic highlights, while also uncovering some unknown gems well off the backpacker trail.

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  • Silk Road history in Khiva, Uzbekistan
  • Kyrgyzstan is a favourite overland tour destination

Ulaanbaatar to Istanbul

This expedition is offered both westbound and eastbound. Travelling via Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China & Mongolia, this overland tour follows the ancient Silk Road and explores Mongolia. From fascinating history and stunning scenery to friendly and hospitable people and much more.

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Istanbul to Beijing via Iran

This expedition starts in Istanbul, Turkey and travels via Turkey, Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan & China, finishing in the vibrant and exciting city of Beijing. Experience diverse cultures, discover unknown and often-turbulent history, explore varied landscapes and surroundings from wide verdant grasslands and barren deserts to towering snow-capped mountains and dense rainforest, and get lost in some of the world’s most vibrant and chaotic cities.

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Istanbul to Beijing via Iran

This expedition starts in Istanbul, Turkey and travels via Turkey, Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan & China, finishing in the vibrant and exciting city of Beijing. Experience diverse cultures, discover unknown and often-turbulent history, explore varied landscapes and surroundings from wide verdant grasslands and barren deserts to towering snow-capped mountains and dense rainforest, and get lost in some of the world’s most vibrant and chaotic cities.

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  • Yurts at Lake Song Kul, Kyrgyzstan

Istanbul to Beijing via Caspian

This expedition is offered both westbound and eastbound. Travelling via Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan & China, this overland tour follows the ancient Silk Road and explores China. From fascinating history and stunning scenery to friendly and hospitable people and much more.

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Istanbul to Bangkok via Burma

This expedition starts in Istanbul, Turkey and travels via Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Burma & Thailand, finishing in the vibrant city of Bangkok. Following the ancient Silk Road, exploring China and Burma, this trip offers a huge amount from fascinating history, unforgettable ancient ruins and stunning scenery to friendly and hospitable people and much more.

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Istanbul to Bangkok via Burma

This expedition starts in Istanbul, Turkey and travels via Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Burma & Thailand, finishing in the vibrant city of Bangkok. Following the ancient Silk Road, exploring China and Burma, this trip offers a huge amount from fascinating history, unforgettable ancient ruins and stunning scenery to friendly and hospitable people and much more.

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  • Iran Terhan Square
  • Kyrgyzsta Valley Horses Pano

Bishkek to Istanbul via Iran

Travel via Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran, Armenia, Georgia & Turkey on this epic Asian overland tour. Follow in the footsteps of Alexander the Great and Marco Polo on this groundbreaking & challenging expedition along ancient trading routes.  Discover some of the oldest cities in the world steeped in history and legend, from Troy in Turkey to Esfahan in Iran.  Visit the legendary ‘Stan’s’ taking in the bizarre city of Ashgabat and the splendour of the Old Registan in Uzbekistan. Experience a night in a Yurt and camp in the epic wilderness of Kyrgyzstan.  Now available both eastbound (Istanbul to Bishkek) and westbound (Bishkek to Istanbul).

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Istanbul to Singapore

This expedition starts in Istanbul, Turkey and travels via Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia & Indonesia before finishing in the ultra-modern metropolis of Singapore. Experience diverse cultures, discover unknown and often-turbulent history, explore varied landscapes and surroundings from wide verdant grasslands and barren deserts to towering snow-capped mountains and dense rainforest, and get lost in some of the world’s most vibrant and chaotic cities.

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Istanbul to Singapore

This expedition starts in Istanbul, Turkey and travels via Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia & Indonesia before finishing in the ultra-modern metropolis of Singapore. Experience diverse cultures, discover unknown and often-turbulent history, explore varied landscapes and surroundings from wide verdant grasslands and barren deserts to towering snow-capped mountains and dense rainforest, and get lost in some of the world’s most vibrant and chaotic cities.

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“The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience.  The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him.  He goes "sight-seeing" 
Daniel J. Boorstin

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