Yes you could decide to travel on your own but seriously why would you? You could go on your lonesome or you could do the exact opposite and travel with a small group of likeminded travellers and a local guide who knows all the best places to visit that the bigger tour groups can’t get to. There’s no better place to do this than in North America, given the continents super vast size, there are so many different ways that people live their lives in this one huge country that each destination can be a totally new experience. If gaining some real life experience and having a fantastic time in the process sounds appealing to you, then this latest offer from Intrepid Travel will be just what you’re looking for.
Intrepid travel are currently offering you the trip of a lifetime to North America at a discounted rate, book between 20th February and 31st March to receive 25% off trips that depart before 30 June and 10% off trips that depart between 1st July and 30th September. This sale covers a range of different trips and tours, with every possible tour you could think of whether it be food, music, outdoors, cities, beaches or sailing.
With so much to choose from it can quite hard to know which adventure you would end up enjoying yourself the most on, one of the tours available is the stunning Alaska’s Inside Passage which runs for a solid 16 days. Known for its breathtaking scenery the glorious Inside Passage travels up the North American west coast, beginning in Seattle, the Emerald city is the perfect to start. You can explore downtown and its many parks before hopping on the boat to make your way through the passage. In order to make your way north up to Anchorage and Alaska you will begin to cut through the snow capped mountains which will be on either side of you, definitely scenery which you do not see every day! Upon your way up you will naturally have a mix of cruising and docking allowing you take in the lush green forests for a hike or the occasional town such as Ketchikan or Wrangell, be sure to keep your eyes peeled for bears! Eventually you will soon arrive at Anchorage, to signal the end of the tour, this is Alaska’s largest and capital city so why not stick around for a few days to see what they have on offer.
Moving onto something quite different with warmer weather and land transportation is the amazing road trip from New York to New Orleans, this mega city stop off consists of 11 action packed days that ticks all the boxes. Beginning in New York you are able to get a taste for its many neighbourhoods and see if they live up to the hype before moving south to the hustle and bustle of Philadelphia and Washington. You can explore the nation’s former capital and its current capital taking in an abundance of historic sites at both spots. Getting warmer now you will continue to head south visiting two up and coming cities namely, Atlanta and Charlotte both packed full of life and a vibrant nightlife you are sure to enjoy both. For the final leg of the journey to the Deep South you will be travelling by train stopping off at Birmingham before arriving in New Orleans, where you can enjoy some local shrimp or check out the famous French Quarter.
To find out some further information and secure you spot on one of these amazing tours just visit the website and see what Intrepid Travel and North America have on offer today!