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Adventure travel specialists since 1987, Tucan Travel offers 450+ exciting adventures including escorted group tours, Independent Travel and Expedition Cruises worldwide.
Best Small Tour Operator of the Year.
Tucan Travel have been voted best Small Tour Operator of the Year at the British Travel Awards for 2009
Balkans Encompassed, 29 days, Budapest to Budapest
Countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Macedonia, Slovenia
This tour visits all the Balkans countries in one month. Beautiful mountains, unspoilt coastline and distinct culture mark this area as a must-visit. Book now for European summer dates!
Andean Experience, 21 days, Lima to La Paz
Countries: Bolivia, Peru
Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, Amazon Jungle and Lake Titicaca are just some of the highlights on this 3-week journey. Book early to secure your Inca Trail permit!
Magical Mexico, 13 days, Mexico City to Cancun
This tour travels east to Oaxaca (pronounced Wa-ha-ka) and continues on towards Cancun, visiting Chichen Itza, San Cristobel and Palenque along the way. Book now and get up to 25% off this tour!
Cuban Rhapsody, 21 days, Havana to Havana
Staying with local families along the way, this tour explores life in Cuba from countryside to the salsa bars of Havana and beaches of Viñales. Book now for up to 15% off!
Peru Completed, 21 days, Lima to Lima
This is a genuine all-encompassing adventure offering a rare insight into the all of the allure, mystery and excitement that characterises Peru. Book now and get up to 15% off!
Costa Rica Encompassed, 14 days
Countries: Costa Rica
Visit several national parks, walk along a forest canopy and explore beautiful beaches in this Central American paradise. Discounts available!
Conquistador, 35 days, Santiago to Lima
Countries: Bolivia, Chile, Peru
Varied landscapes mark the passage of this tour, from Andean mountains, Incan ruins, Amazon jungle, arid desert, salt plains and bountiful coastline. Book now for up to 15% off!
Tango & Samba, 16 days, Buenos Aires to Rio
Countries: Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay
Travel between two of South America’s most vibrant cities, exploring Iguazu Falls and Uruguay on the way. It runs in both directions with lots of departure dates to choose from. Discounts available!
Adventurous Angkor, 21 days, Bangkok to Hanoi
Countries: Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam
A popular itinerary including Ha Long Bay cruise, Mekong Delta home stay and Angkor Wat. Three weeks packed with highlights, travelling with a small group and tour leader. Book now for up to 15% off!
Back Roads of Japan, 10 days, Kyoto to Tokyo
Staying in traditional Ryokans, this tour gets you up close to this intriguing and secretive culture. Enjoy the history, architecture, food, culture and natural landscape of southern Japan. Book now...
Quetzal Highway, 10 days, Cancun to Antigua
Countries: Belize, Guatemala, Mexico
Bask in the sun on a beautiful Caribbean beach, explore Mayan ruins surrounded by deep jungle, and visit laid-back local villages on this quick adventure through Mexico, Belize and Guatemala.
Gorillas & Zanzibar, 26 days, Nairobi to Dar es Salaam
Countries: Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda
Sit with Mountain Gorillas, safari in the Serengeti, game drive in the Masai Mara and bathe in turquoise water in Zanzibar. This tour is packed with highlights. Book now for up to 15% off!
Altiplano, 46 days, Lima to Rio de Janeiro
Countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru
Travel across the continent on an overland truck that will be your home away from home. Highlights include Inca Trail, Amazon Jungle, Salt Flats, Iguazu Falls and Rio de Janeiro. Discounts available!
Rio Carnival, 5 days, Rio de Janeiro
Join the biggest street party on earth in 2014! Packages include hotel accommodation, ticket to Sambadrome, Rio Carnival booklet, tour leader and breakfasts. Limited spaces available!
Mongolian Expedition, 14 days
This tour lets you see the Amarbayasgalant Monastery, enjoy the hospitality of a local family in a Mongolian ger, soak in the Jiguur hot springs and visit the remains of Genghis Khan’s capital at...
Japan Highlights, 7 days, Tokyo to Kyoto
From the lights and chaos of Tokyo to the beautifully preserved traditional town of Takayama, this short tour offers great contrast. Discounts available on some departures!
Nairobi to Vic Falls, 19 days, Nairobi to Livingstone
Countries: Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia
Explore the Serengeti National Park and finish your tour at the majestic Victoria Falls, visiting Zanzibar Spice Island along the way. This tour is packed with highlights. Book now and get 15% off!
Gorillas & Game, 16 days, Nairobi to Nairobi
Countries: Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda
Two of the biggest highlights in Africa: visiting Mountain Gorillas in Uganda and game driving in the Masai Mara National Reserve. Adventure For Less! - Book now and get up to 15% off this tour.
Mayan Circle, 22 days, Cancun to Cancun
Countries: Belize, Guatemala, Mexico
This loop takes in three Central American countries and highlights including Mayan ruins, beautiful beach resorts and charming villages. Book now for up to 15% off this tour!
Coast to Coast, 49 days, Lima to Rio de Janeiro
Countries: Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru
From the Pacific across the Andes to the Atlantic, this popular tour gives you a broad view of South America. Book now and get up to 15% off!