Every one of Trafalgar’s 62 holidays will take you deeper into your chosen destination and in 2016 there are three new itineraries to add to the Americas offering.
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Secrets of Panama and Costa Rica priced from R66 300 per person twin share
The cultures, contrasts and epic landscapes of Panama and Costa Rica are revealed on this trip, a Hidden Journeys travel style which ventures from capital to coast via the Gamboa Rainforest, Rio Perdido and Carrillo Beach.
Witness the exotic wildlife and lush tropical foliage of the Los Angeles Cloud Forest, and soak up stories of life at the research station, as you explore with a passionate naturalist. Learn the secrets behind Panama’s award-winning coffee at a local plantation and meet the Ngöbe-Buglé, who hand-pick the coffee beans to make the perfect blend.
Enjoy a wonderful Be My Guest lunch at Eleta Almaran’s farm in scenic Cerro Punta Valley, where you’ll wander the grounds as they reveal the secrets to breeding thoroughbred racehorses.
Iconic Rockies and Western Canada priced from R45 600 per person twin share
Explore Victoria, Vancouver and Jasper National Park on this action packed adventure that reveals the natural beauty and local secrets of Banff, Whistler and the Canadian Rockies.
Meet a bonafide Mountie as he shares the secrets of life on ‘The Force’. Enjoy local produce and the estate’s best wine, as you get to know Chef Desiree Perrin at the Church and State Winery. Learn about secret indigenous traditions and culture as you’re welcomed to the Lil’wat Cultural Centre by a First Nations Ambassador. And feel the breeze in your hair as you explore Jasper National Park with an expert naturalist.
Enjoy an indulgent Be My Guest lunch on Vancouver Island at a family-owned winery and finish off your guided holiday with an optional 8-day Alaskan cruise that takes in the Inside Passage, Tracy Arm, Juneau, Skagway, Glacier Bay and Ketchikan.
Secrets and Winter Wonders of Yellowstone priced from R51 200 per person twin share
Discover the secrets of Montana and Wyoming, on a wintry exploration that roams from Jackson to Bozeman via Mammoth hot Springs, Old Faithful and Grand Teton National Park.
Observe grizzly bears and gray wolves with an expert naturalist at the Grizzly and Wolf Center. Feeling the awe-inspiring power of Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park and stay in wonderful Authentic Accommodation at the Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel and the 320 Guest Ranch.
Affirming its commitment to supporting local communities in the destinations it visits, Trafalgar supports the Grizzly and Wolf Center featured on this trip under the banner of #TrafalgarCares.
Travellers can save up to 10% across Trafalgar’s 2016 The Americas programme with Early Payment Discounts of up to R12 982 per couple available when they book and pay in full before 27 November, 2015. Past passenger discounts of 5% per person (land only) are also available for travellers who have previously travelled with The Travel Corporation’s family of brands. Group and family discounts and triple share room discounts may also apply.
To find out more information, contact Trafalgar on (011) 280 8440 or visit www.trafalgar.com.
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