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, sustainable journeys for you and your family. Click on the logo for more about the award and our sustainable initiatives.
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.
Some of our most exciting new adventures are crafted for kids by kids at heart. Children are at the center of each adventure in our Precious Journeys collection. These journeys allow our youngest travelers, in an age range of about 5 through 11, to explore a world of incredible animals, amazing landscapes and fun things to do. Our new concept includes educational experiences in culturally rich locations in South America, India and Africa. The programs encompass subjects such as geology, zoology and archaeology set in compelling destinations that demonstrate how fascinating the subjects are in the real world. They offer children opportunities to learn from professionals in each field. Visit Precious Journeys in our Kids section, and read the most recent article about the collection in our Media Center.
Discovery Northern Chile
Discover Northern Chile and travel through the unique landscapes and small villages of the Andes in Chile’s northern reaches; encounter ancient indigenous cultures; and take in fascinating ecosystems, from the Salar de Surire Natural Monument salt flat to Lauca National Park with its rich biodiversity.
The Galapagos Islands: Of Fish & Fishermen
This is the newest Precious Journeys adventure and it is geared towards families with young children, and is full of engaging and fun educational experiences for both parents and children. Hand-picked naturalist guides understand the need for flexibility, patience and down time. Experiences include going out with local fishermen to learn about sustainable fishing, snorkeling with some of the marine creatures and spotting wildlife including tortoises, iguanas and blue-footed boobies. Visit Precious Journeys for more kid-centric journeys.
Chile & Argentina -Nature’s Wonders
This dynamic pair offers a variety of adventures from horseback riding in the Atacama Desert to exploring the magnificent Marble Caves. Discover the bodegas of Cafayate, and sample their wines. Find a wide array of activities to suit every interest.
India – Saving Tigers
Explore India’s natural wonders on this Precious Journeys dynamic family adventure that includes learning to be a junior naturalist with stays in luxury tented camps. Track tigers and sloth bears and so much more.
Visit our What’s New section for more New Adventures.
For more thrilling travel adventures, order your copy of our hardcover Navigator Series© Edition II. You can also review a digital version through this link: www.bigfivenavigator.com.
In more than 42 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.
Two Big Five Destination Specialists on Travel + Leisure’s 2014 A List of top Travel Agents
Our Mission – We Don’t Tell Stories Better, We Tell Better Stories®
Explore Lake Manyara National Park alive with monkeys, […]
Discover colorful Santiago, Chile’s cosmopolitan capital city […]
Begin this journey with a unique and […]
Discover the private sanctuaries of Ecuador found […]
Explore the history of Santiago and the indigenous cultures […]
This flying safari makes the most of […]
Thailand & Cambodia today offer the unexpected such as a […]
Explore Beijing in depth, including touring the Hutong […]
Discover China’s Grand Canal, which originates in […]
Explore two of Peru’s most fascinating cities […]
Begin your journey in Cambodia at Angkor Wat, one of […]
Explore the casual capital city of Auckland […]
“I am from Chiclayo, Peru so Peru […]
Explore Panama City, the oldest Spanish settlement […]
Discover the historic heart of Bogotá with […]
Experience the many faces of Delhi, India’s frenetic […]
Travel to Australia’s Top End to explore […]
Experience the many faces of China from […]
Discover New Zealand’s welcoming capital city, Auckland, […]
Explore East Africa conservancies on guided bush […]
Discover the Ningaloo Reef, an extraordinary but […]
Explore the Amazon Rainforest while you stay […]
About South Africa Travel Blyde River Canyon: The […]
About India, Nepal & Sri Lanka Travel […]
Go on safari in Kenya’s game-rich Amboseli National […]
Explore Panama City’s 17th-century Casco Viejo and […]
Explore sophisticated Santiago, its history, art, culture and […]
“Both Jordan and Oman offer fantastic trekking […]
About Egypt Travel Abu Simbel: The Abu […]
Trek into Bwindi Impenetrable Forest for the […]
During this rich cultural journey, gain insight […]
About Argentina Travel Buenos Aires: Like most […]
About Zambia & Zimbabwe Travel Kafue National […]
Explore Quito, at an elevation of 9,000 […]
Take advantage of an extraordinary visual feast […]
Adrenaline Factor: 5 Go jump off a […]