Our 2020 Best Holiday Destinations

You can’t deny there's something about visiting a new country, culture or environment. Whether it's trekking across orange sand dunes in the Sahara Desert; wandering through cloud forests near the Amazon Basin in Peru or snowshoeing across the snow-caked regions of Finland, these experiences are bound to leave an indelible imprint on your memory.  

If you’re looking for true culture-enriching experiences when you travel, our expert local guides can bring you one step closer to unexpected adventures in 2020. With their unrivalled local knowledge and enthusiasm, our people have been leading the way when it comes to adventure travel for the past 45 years.

Offering over 500 different itineraries in some of the world’s best holiday destinations, our trips span more than 90 different countries. Vowing to tread lightly as we travel across the world, we also aim to give back to nature, countries and communities that inspire us through the Exodus Travels Foundation.

Europe Adventure Holidays

Walking the Amalfi Coast

366 reviews

Discover the highlights of Italy's Amalfi coast on foot

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
8 Days from 1 279 €
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Chianti Walking & Wine

61 reviews

Experience the magic of Italy in Tuscany

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 18+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
8 Days from 1 279 €
Guided
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Walking in Andalucia

93 reviews

Romantic countryside, rugged hills and Moorish villages of Andalucia on foot

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
8 Days from 1 349 €
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Walking in Tuscany

178 reviews

Walk through Italy across Tuscany's idyllic mountains

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Moderate
8 Days from 1 279 €
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Africa Adventure Holidays

Highlights of Morocco

102 reviews

Imperial cities, Atlas Mountains, Sahara Desert and the Atlantic coast

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
15 Days from 1 249 €
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Discover Namibia - Camping

55 reviews

Explore Namibia's vast open spaces, shifting desert scenery and wildlife

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
13 Days from 2 049 €
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Discover Namibia - Lodges

22 reviews

Explore Namibia's vast open spaces, shifting desert scenery and wildlife

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
13 Days from 2 949 €
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Asia Adventure Holidays

Ancient & Modern Japan

87 reviews

Explore Zen gardens, temples and the most iconic sights of Japan

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Moderate
14 Days from 4 979 €
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Everest Base Camp Trek

161 reviews

The iconic Himalayan trek to the foot of the highest mountain on Earth

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Challenging
16 Days from 2 249 €
Guided
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South India Explored

62 reviews

A fascinating journey through India's tropical south

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely
19 Days from 2 249 €
Guided
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Pho, Fun & Sun in Vietnam

Invigorate your senses on a jaunt around the cities and countryside of Vietnam.

Suitable for:
Age 30s and 40s
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
10 Days from 1 679 €
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North America Adventure Holidays

The John Muir Trail

Hike the USA's finest trail through the stunning California mountains

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 18+
Activity level:
Tough/Tough+
23 Days from 3 349 €
Guided
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Western Explorer

21 reviews

Visit five breathtaking National Parks in the USA

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
12 Days from 3 949 €
Guided
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Historic Route 66

Travel down the American west's Mother Road on one of the world's most famous journeys

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
14 Days from 4 449 €
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Deep South & Delta Blues

2 reviews

Trace the roots of American music in the Deep South along the mighty Mississippi

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely
12 Days from 3 449 €
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Central America Adventure Holidays

Discover Costa Rica

260 reviews

Experience the Costa Rican rainforest, mountains and coast

Wildlife
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely
15 Days from 2 949 €
Guided
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Costa Rica Adventure

1 review

Natural highlights of Costa Rica from the Caribbean to the Pacific Coast 

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
15 Days from 2 949 €
Guided
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South America Adventure Holidays

The Inca Trail in Comfort

29 reviews

Enjoy a little extra comfort as you follow in the footsteps of the Peruvian Incas

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Moderate
8 Days from 2 049 €
Guided
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The Inca Trail

159 reviews

Follow in the footsteps of the Peruvian Incas as you trek the classic Inca Trail

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Moderate
8 Days from 1 549 €
Guided
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Essential Peru

135 reviews

Discover southern Peru's archaeological and natural wonders

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
15 Days from 2 349 €
Guided
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Discover Chile

40 reviews

Visit four distinct regions to see deserts, glaciers, volcanoes and lakes

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
13 Days from 4 349 €
Guided
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Galapagos & Amazon

19 reviews

Ecuador's contrasting ecosystems, from the Amazon jungle to the Galapagos archipelago

Wildlife
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely
15 Days from 7 249 €
Guided
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Antarctica Adventure Holidays

Antarctic Circle Quest

14 reviews

Always one of the most popular departures, this expedition gives more time where it matters, below the Antarctic Circle.

Polar Expeditions
Suitable for:
Age 18+
Activity level:
Leisurely
14 Days from 8 200 €
Guided
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Antarctica, Falklands & South Georgia

17 reviews

The fascinating history and overwhelming wildlife populations of the Sub-Antarctic combined with the awesome beauty of Antarctica itself

Polar Expeditions
Suitable for:
Age 18+
Activity level:
Leisurely
20 Days from 12 300 €
Guided
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Antarctic Explorer

20 reviews

Towering blue icebergs, vast penguin colonies, whales, seals and glaciers right in the heart of the peninsula

Polar Expeditions
Suitable for:
Age 18+
Activity level:
Leisurely
11 Days from 6 600 €
Guided
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Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake

The perfect short, introductory expedition to the Antarctic Peninsula, the most pristine wilderness on earth

Polar Expeditions
Suitable for:
Age 18+
Activity level:
Leisurely
8 Days from 9 600 €
Guided
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Arctic Adventure Holidays

Oceania Adventure Holidays

Trails of New Zealand

21 reviews

An active adventure exploring the Land of the Long White Cloud

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 18+
Activity level:
Moderate
19 Days from 6 549 €
Guided
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Trekking in New Zealand

14 reviews

Explore New Zealand's incredible landscapes, predominantly on foot

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Moderate / Challenging
20 Days from 7 049 €
Guided
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Best of the Great Barrier Reef

Plunge into our planet’s most spectacular marine paradise, the legendary Great Barrier Reef.

Departing on July 14, 2020.

Small Ship Cruises
Suitable for:
Age 17+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
12 Days from 10 430 €
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Wild Queensland

Visit some of Queensland's most celebrated parks, learn about life in the rainforest from the KuKu Yalanji people, and search for nocturnal wildlife.

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 18+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
8 Days from 5 210 €
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Middle East Adventure Holidays

A Week in Jordan

271 reviews

Visit the highlights of Jordan including magnificent Petra

Culture
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
9 Days from 1 349 €
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Petra & Wadi Rum by Bike

118 reviews

Cycle through the spectacular desert scenery of Jordan and visit the most impressive historical can UNESCO sites.

Cycling
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Moderate
9 Days from 1 549 €
Guided
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Petra & Wadi Rum Trek

68 reviews

Enjoy a magical desert trek through Jordan

Walking & Trekking
Suitable for:
Age 16+
Activity level:
Moderate / Challenging
8 Days from 1 279 €
Guided
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Our Top 5 Best Holiday Destinations


Take a look at some of best holiday destinations below, to ignite your spirit of adventure in 2020.

1. Walking the Amalfi Coast

No trip to Italy is complete without spending time Walking the Amalfi Coast along the ‘Path of the Gods’ trail. On this trip, wander past fragrant citrus groves to the fabled towns of Positano and Ravello, visit the historic grounds of Pompeii and be sure to make a gelato pit stop in one of their cinematic piazzas for a true taste of la dolce vita.

2. Discover Costa Rica

Christopher Columbus coined Costa Rica the ‘Rich Coast’ for good reason, as it’s teeming ecosystem accounts for an astonishing 5% of all the world’s flora, fauna and wildlife. So, whether you’re looking to catch Blue morpho butterflies landing on the serene canals of Tortuguero National Park, see glimpses of howler monkeys swinging from the treetops or watch turtle hatchings across white sandy beaches our Discover Costa Rica trip is any wildlife enthusiast’s dream.

3. Cycling Vietnam

Explore the best of Vietnam on two wheels and journey from the vibrant streets of Saigon to Hanoi, where you will crawl through the Cu Chi tunnels, cycle past folding rice terraces and enjoy an unforgettable cruise across the iconic Halong Bay. From the bustling Ben Thanh Market to the lantern-lined streets of Hanoi, our Cycling Vietnam trip is an immersive experience that’s not to be missed.

4. Discover Sri Lanka

From the verdant mountains to the bright green paddy fields and crystal-clear waterfalls, Sri Lanka’s sheer natural beauty is bound to leave you speechless. Whether you’re climbing to the top of the rock fortress at Sigiriya or tracking leopards in Yala National Park, rest assured our guides take you to the heart of the action so you truly Discover Sri Lanka.

5. A Week in Jordan

From the rose-red city of Petra to floating in the healing waters of the Dead Sea, our Week in Jordan trip ticks off all the best hidden treasures and main highlights in the region. With visits to Mt Nebo and exhilarating desert drives into the Wadi Rum, we delve into the history of Moses and unique customs of the Bedouin community for unforgettable experience in Jordan.