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 […]

Custom Panama Tour

About Panama Travel Bocas del Toro: Christopher […]

Custom Japan Tour

About Japan Travel Beppu: Founded in 1924, […]

Northern Kenya & The Masai Mara

Explore Kenya’s  Nairobi National Park, which holds […]

Brazil

Take a cable car ride up to […]

Northern Peru & Lake Titicaca

Discover the ancient world of Lord of […]

Egypt & Jordan

Begin your Egypt adventure with an exploration of […]

Belize

In the company of a prominent archaeologist, […]

Luxury Ecuador with Silversea Silver Galapagos

Encounter the world-famous Galapagos Islands on a seven-night […]

Private Conservancies of Kenya & Tanzania

Explore East Africa on guided bush walks […]

India

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

New Zealand’s Spectacular South Island

Explore pristine lakes and landscapes of New […]

Peru Family Adventure

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

Speed Collection New Zealand

Adrenaline Factor:  5 Go jump off a […]

China: Legacy of the Uyghur

“This program was created to show the […]

Private Conservancies of Kenya & Tanzania

Explore East Africa on guided bush walks […]

Peru – Culinary Roots of the Inca

Explore the  culinary roots of Peru with a […]

Kao Gu Belize

Savor an extraordinary adventure few other travelers […]

Northern Peru & Lake Titicaca

Discover the ancient world of Lord of […]

Ecuador Mainland

Explore Quito, at an elevation of 9,000 […]

Kao Gu Australia

Explore the multi-faceted city of Sydney, with […]

Israel, Turkey & Morocco: Foundations of Faith

This journey, one of National Geographic Traveler’s […]

Private Conservancies of Kenya & Tanzania

Explore East Africa on guided bush walks […]

Myanmar, Cambodia & Laos: Minority Tribes of Indochina

“I created this tour for the true […]

Custom Malaysia & Singapore Tour

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

Morocco: Splendors of the Berber South

“Not many journeys that offer Morocco focus […]

Antarctica & Chile including remote Patagonia

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

Custom Madagascar Tour

About Madagascar Travel Anakao: The coastal village […]

Jordan & Oman: Trails of The Caliphs

“Both Jordan and Oman offer fantastic trekking […]


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

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