In the spirit of Mother's Day, we wanted to share 5 trips that we know Moms everywhere will love. Whether traveling with or without the family, here's some inspiration to get out and see the world.
1. Wines, Cultures & Canyonlands: Mendoza and the Northwest: Let mom live out her ultimate wine lover and foodie fantasy! Sample delicious wines and meet producers on this handcrafted culinary and cultural adventure through Argentina. Visit intimate garage bodegas, bicycle through vineyards, sip Torrontes at the highest vineyard in the world, and try your hand at preparing empanadas in a private kitchen.
2. Serendipitous South India & Sri Lanka: This trip has it all… ancient culture, exotic wildlife, luxurious accommodations, beaches with warm ocean water, a rich history, and a welcoming local culture! Oh, and you may find a few nice spas along the way too ;)
3. Galapagos Family Safari: Let the kids run wild with special family programs while Mom relaxes in the hammock on deck overlooking the islands in the distance. Or if she prefers, she can kayak and swim with sea lions! Regardless of how you and Sherry (our Galapagos Director) plan your trip, the Galapagos is a destination not to be missed!
4. Luxury Kenya Family Safari: Explore the remote wilds of the Kenyan bush with your family on this one of a kind adventure. Fly into private reserves to see the best that Kenya has to offer, filling your days with game drives, night drives, walking safaris, and remote camping via camel back.
5. Costa Rica Teen Family Vacation: Get out and explore Costa Rica coast to coast! From the lowland tropical rainforests of Tortuguero to the highland cloud forests of Los Quetzales National Park, experience humpback whales, coffee plantations and everything in-between!
1. Romantic Galapagos and Andes Adventure - Enjoy an adventurous holiday in the Galapagos Islands and Ecuadorian mainland! Hike, snorkel, and explore by day...and enjoy star-gazing, fine dining, wine and lectures by your onboard naturalist by night. Finally, escape to a romantic getaway high in the Andes.
2. Best of Brazil - Amazon, Rio de Janeiro, and Iguassu Falls: Using upscale lodges and boutique hotels as your home away from home, treat mom to the ultimate beach and adventure trip while she discovers Brazil’s diverse flora and fauna! Canoe the Amazon, fish for piranha and then continue on to Rio de Janeiro to explore the beaches and let the upbeat Samba notes fill your ears as the night begins in this festive city!
3. Romantic Belize Getaway: The ruins, reefs, and rainforests of Belize abound with cultural diversity and extraordinary natural beauty, making it an ideal backdrop for romance, adventure, and relaxation. Discover the jungle from the comfort of your personal treehouse, roam secluded white sand beaches, and snorkel in crystal clear seas perfect for world-class fishing and diving.
4. Ultimate Uganda Gorilla Adventure: Observing gorillas in the wild is truly one of the most profound wildlife experiences on the planet. This highly-active gorilla safari takes you off the beaten track and into Uganda’s lesser traveled areas to hike lush rainforests, track a family of mountain gorillas and embark on wildlife-rich game drives.
5. Jewels of Laos and Cambodia: Embark on a journey combining the most alluring highlights of Laos and Cambodia, the heart of the ancient Khmer Empire. Truly charming cities, rich colonial architecture, glorious ancient temples, untamed jungles, and friendly people combine for a trip fit for Khmer royalty.
Keeping Moms wild,