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

Namibia Flying Safari takes you on safari in the remarkable landscapes of Namibia, from Etosha National Park to Damaraland. Visit a traditional community of one of the last nomadic people in Africa. Discover the 2,500-year-old prehistoric rock engravings of Twyfelfontein.

Costa Rica & Nicaragua: Tarzan Swings, Aero Bunks & Monkey Bridges
This is the second adventure in our Precious Journeys collection for children and their families. It takes in the rainforest of Costa Rica and the Pacific Coast of Nicaragua for an exceptional adventure full of learning opportunities and nature activities for a wonderful family vacation – from a rainforest project to surfing.

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

Private Sanctuaries of Ecuador

Discover the private sanctuaries of Ecuador found […]

Chile & the Culture of the Mapuche

Explore the history of Santiago and the indigenous cultures […]

Namibia Flying Safari

This flying safari makes the most of […]

Thailand & Cambodia

Thailand & Cambodia today offer the unexpected such as a […]

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 […]

Kenya: Kids, Cats & A Tree House

Savor the thrill of camping under stars in Kenya with […]

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 […]

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 […]

Chile

Discover Santiago distinctive personality via its subway […]

Kao Gu China

Explore one of the most fascinating cities […]

South India

Discover Bangalore and its intriguing mix of […]

Namibia & Botswana

Explore the world tallest sand dunes at […]

Private Conservancies of Kenya & Tanzania

Explore East Africa conservancies on guided bush […]

Northern Peru & Lake Titicaca

Discover the ancient world of Lord of […]

Colombia

Discover the historic heart of Bogotá with […]

Peru’s Amazing Amazon

Explore Lima, the center of Spanish power […]

Thailand & Cambodia

Thailand & Cambodia today offer the unexpected such as a […]

South Africa

Discover charming Cape Town, Cape Point and […]

Turkey & Morocco

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

Peru Family Adventure

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

China: Legacy of the Uyghur

“This program was created to show the […]

Custom Botswana Tour

About Botswana Travel Chobe National Park/Linyanti Wildlife […]

Botswana & Zambia

Experience one of the natural wonders of […]

Costa Rica

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

Sri Lanka Adventure

Explore the ancient culture of this island  nation as witnessed […]

India

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

Chile & Bolivia

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

Northern Peru & Lake Titicaca

Discover the ancient world of Lord of […]

Custom Vietnam Tour

About Vietnam Travel Dalat: At an elevation […]

Kao Gu China

Explore one of the most fascinating cities […]

Custom Malaysia & Singapore Tour

About Malaysia & Singapore Travel Cameron Highlands: Cameron Highlands is […]

Ecuador’s Classic Cuisine

Explore local markets, including Sangolqui food market and the famous Otavalo […]

Northern Peru & Lake Titicaca

Discover the ancient world of Lord of […]

India – Gujarat & Karnataka

Explore India through one of the world’s […]

Panama’s Cultural Treasures

Explore and interact with Panama’s traditional community of Ella […]

Custom Bhutan Tour

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


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