Luxury Tours from Big Five

Welcome to Big Five Tours & Expeditions and welcome to the adventure of your life!  Our goal is simple… to make your travel dreams a reality.  We create life-affirming  journeys for you and your family.

The Leading Custom Luxury Travel Company

Whether this is your first or 12th journey with us, you can depend on our knowledgeable Destination Specialists, award-winning adventures and industry-leading 24-hour White Glove Service® guest assistance to create the journey of a lifetime… every time.

We are honored to have been recognized by Virtuoso®, an international luxury travel network, with an award for 2014 Sustainable Tourism Leadership. Click on logo for more information.

 


What's New

Sri Lanka Adventure offers an action-packed journey that includes climbing 750 steps up a 12th-century rock fortress, snorkeling, whitewater rafting, cannoning, whale watching and a cycling trek some 37 miles through villages and lush landscapes.

Lush Landscapes of Guatemala, Colombia & Ecuador
Explore the fascinating landscapes born of volcanoes, and cultures that flourish in these three dynamic destinations.

Visit our What’s New section for more New Adventures.


Navigator Series™ Edition II

For more travel ideas, order your copy of our hardcover Navigator Series™ Edition II.  You can also review a digital version through this link: www.bigfivenavigator.com.


Awards

In 41 years, Big Five has garnered many accolades.  They serve to encourage us to continue doing our very best for you and for the destinations we explore.

Big Five Wins 2014 Virtuoso Sustainable Tourism Award

Two Big Five Destination Specialists on Travel + Leisure’s 2014 A List of top Travel Agents

Condé Nast Traveler’s 2013 World


Our Mission - We Don’t Tell Stories Better, We Tell Better Stories®

Tours at a Glance

Costa Rica & Nicaragua: Tarzan Swings, Aero Bunks & Monkey Bridges

Learn how to surf, go whitewater rafting, […]

Peru’s Amazing Amazon

Explore Lima, the center of Spanish power […]

Namibia & Botswana

Explore the world tallest sand dunes at […]

Indochina

Spend two days and nights cruising Halong […]

Brazil

Take a cable car ride up to […]

Panama, Costa Rica & Nicaragua

Explore Panama City, the oldest Spanish settlement […]

Peru Family Adventure

Fly over Peru’s famous and still mysterious Nasca […]

Chile & Bolivia

Explore Chile’s remarkable Torres Del Paine National Park […]

Private Conservancies of Kenya & Tanzania

Explore East Africa on guided bush walks […]

Costa Rica Adventure for All

Thrill to whitewater rafting on one of the […]

China’s Canal Cities

Discover China’s Grand Canal, which originates in […]

Peru

Explore two of Peru’s most fascinating cities […]

Cambodia, Laos & Vietnam

Begin your journey in Cambodia at Angkor Wat, one of […]

Lush Landscapes of Guatemala, Colombia & Ecuador

Board a helicopter for an overflight of six […]

Northern Peru & Lake Titicaca

Discover the ancient world of Lord of […]

India

Experience the many faces of Delhi, India’s frenetic […]

Chile

Discover Santiago distinctive personality via its subway […]

Northern Australia

Travel to Australia’s Top End to explore […]

Ecuador & Peru Culinary Treasures

In Quito, go shopping in the colorful market […]

Custom Panama Tour

About Panama Travel Bocas del Toro: Christopher […]

New Zealand’s Spectacular South Island

Explore pristine lakes and landscapes of New […]

Kenya: Kids, Cats & A Tree House

Explore Kenya’s Nairobi National Park, unique in […]

Custom Peru Tour

About Peru Travel Amazon Jungle: This is […]

Kenya

Savor one of the most thrilling wildlife […]

Custom Bhutan Tour

About Bhutan Travel                                    Bumthang: Bumthang’s temples such […]

Costa Rica

Journey to Arenal Volcano, along with Fortuna, […]

Colombia

Discover the historic heart of Bogotá with […]

Festivals of Bhutan

Special Festival Departure: Oct 5-16, 2014 Experience Bhutan’s culture at […]

Zambia & Botswana: Uncharted Footsteps

“When I was asked to create an […]

Ecuador: Flavors of Ecuador

Enjoy the sights, sounds and flavors of […]

Custom South Africa Tour

About South Africa Travel Blyde River Canyon: The […]

Guatemala

Enjoy a rare opportunity to spend the […]

Cambodia, Laos & Vietnam

Begin your journey in Cambodia at Angkor Wat, one of […]

India

Experience the many faces of Delhi, India’s frenetic […]

Custom South Africa Tour

About South Africa Travel Blyde River Canyon: The […]

Ecuador & Luxury Amazon

Enjoy a wonderful evening tour of Quito, founded in […]

Custom Zambia & Zimbabwe Tour

About Zambia & Zimbabwe Travel Kafue National […]

Custom Jordan Tour

About Jordan Travel Ajlun: A hilly town […]

Turkey & Morocco

Explore ancient Istanbul, known as the place where […]

Namibia & Botswana

Explore the world tallest sand dunes at […]

Central Bhutan

Experience Bhutan’s dramatic and stunning Himalayan landscapes Discover how this […]


Travel Blog

9/11… On This Day

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September 11, 2014

The Pinnacles Desert – A Different Kind of Travel Experience in Australia

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