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 […]

China

Experience the many faces of China from […]

Chile

Discover Santiago distinctive personality via its subway […]

Egypt & Jordan

Begin your Egypt adventure with an exploration of […]

Ecuador & Peru Culinary Treasures

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

New Zealand

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

Custom Japan Tour

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

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

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

Custom Panama Tour

About Panama Travel Bocas del Toro: Christopher […]

Custom South Africa Tour

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

New Zealand’s Spectacular South Island

Explore pristine lakes and landscapes of New […]

Costa Rica Adventure for All

Thrill to whitewater rafting on one of the […]

India

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

Myanmar, Cambodia & Laos: Minority Tribes of Indochina

“I created this tour for the true […]

Custom Australia Tour

About Australia Travel Alice Springs, Uluru & […]

Patagonia, Atacama & Easter Island

Discover the staggering beauty of Torres del […]

Peru – Culinary Roots of the Inca

Explore the  culinary roots of Peru with a […]

Patagonia, Southern Ice Fields & Northern Chile

Get to know Chile’s charming capital from […]

Colombia’s Indigenous Trails

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

Central Thailand

Explore Thailand’s capital city from the city’s […]

Chile & Bolivia

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

Custom Thailand Tour

About Thailand Travel Bangkok: Bangkok has been […]

Panama, Costa Rica & Nicaragua

Explore Panama City, the oldest Spanish settlement […]

Natural New Zealand

Explore the casual capital city of Auckland […]

Panama

Explore Panama City’s 17th-century Casco Viejo and […]

Turkey & Morocco

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

South Africa & Zimbabwe

Enjoy a scenic ride around the cape […]

Speed Collection Jordan & Oman

Adrenaline Factor:  3 Experience the unique check-in […]

Uganda

Trek into Bwindi Impenetrable Forest for the […]


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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