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 […]

South Africa

Discover charming Cape Town, Cape Point and […]

Tanzania

Discover  Tarangire National Park,  known for its wildlife […]

Kenya: Kids, Cats & A Tree House

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

Custom China Including Tibet Tour

About China Including Tibet Travel Beijing: This mammoth […]

Japan

Explore one of the most exciting and […]

South Africa

Discover private wildlife reserves of Sabi Sands, […]

Kenya Highlands

During this rich cultural journey, gain insight […]

Ecuador’s Classic Cuisine

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

Natural New Zealand

Explore the casual capital city of Auckland […]

Custom Costa Rica Tour

About Costa Rica Travel Arenal: The rainforest […]

Chile

Discover Santiago distinctive personality via its subway […]

Antarctica & Chile including remote Patagonia

Discover Chile’s charming and historic capital city, Santiago, […]

Namibia

Embark on exciting game drives in Etosha National […]

Egypt & Jordan

Begin your Egypt adventure with an exploration of […]

Lush Landscapes of Guatemala, Colombia & Ecuador

Board a helicopter for an overflight of six […]

Ulaanbaatar, Gobi Desert & Gorkhi Terelj National Park

MONGOLIA: THE PRIVATE  COLLECTION Discover Mongolia’s fascinating […]

Madagascar

Explore Madagascar’s world of lemurs,  from tiny mouse lemurs […]

South Africa, Botswana & Zambia

Experience one of Africa’s icons, Victoria Falls, […]

Ecuador & Peru Culinary Treasures

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

Botswana & Zambia – Three Rivers

Experience a luxury safari in Botswana and […]

Custom Ecuador & The Galapagos Tour

About Ecuador & The Galapagos Travel Amazon Rainforest: The […]

New Zealand

Discover New Zealand’s welcoming capital city, Auckland, […]

Peru: Walk among the Ancients

“I am from Peru, and there are […]

Speed Collection India

Adrenalin Factor:  3 Travel your way!  Fly […]

Colombia’s Colonial Cities, Coffee Culture & the Coast

Explore Bogotá, Colombia’s capital city with its […]

Custom Thailand Tour

About Thailand Travel Bangkok: Bangkok has been […]

Cambodia, Laos & Vietnam

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

Custom Egypt Tour

About Egypt Travel Abu Simbel: The Abu […]


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