Sometimes it’s hard to rally a group of friends or travelling companion especially when you’re single, but that certainly doesn’t mean you should miss out on seeing the world. With numerous companies offering adventurous tour packages you can climb, paddle or motor along with a group of like-minded explorers. Here’s our guide to the best singles holidays tours.
What to See
Patagonia is the rough and wild landscape at the southern tip of the South American continent. Explore through Argentina and Chile the lakes, glaciers, mountains and windy grasslands of this diverse area. This journey will take you to Mount Fitzroy, through the Perito Moreno Glacier and culminates in the most southerly city in the world Ushuaia.
Get to know this fascinating culture from Shanghai to Beijing. This tour takes the group through the ancient city of Xi’an, the mountains shrouded in mist at Huangshan and to the base of the Great Wall. Journeying through countryside and cities you will encounter markets, fantastic food and interesting historical monuments.
The Indonesian islands Lombok and Bali offer unparalleled beaches, volcanoes, rice paddies, mountains and culture. Through this tour you will discover the islands’ temples, explore the forests and the coral reefs and even camp under the stars. There’ll also be plenty of time to relax along the beautiful shores.
USA’s South West is large, untamed and full of big adventure. Through this tour you will travel from cool San Francisco, to Nevada and Los Vegas into Arizona and the Grand Canyon and back to California to the home of the movie stars, Los Angeles. There will be many stretches of cactus covered desert, casinos and nightlife and natural wonders you’ll never forget.
Eagle Journeys: Aztecs, Mayas and Conquistadores
A tour for the culture vulture in you, the Eagle Journey will take you through the historical monuments of Mexico. Starting in Mexico City you will journey through mountain city Oaxaca, the terraced Mayan city Palenque and to the pyramids of Chichén Itzá.
A glimpse of Russia’s two great cities from Moscow to St Petersburg. Explore Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral and the infamous Kremlin building then travel by train to St Petersburg to visit Catherine’s Palace and the Hermitage Museum. For added extras you can book to see Russian ballet performances or just immerse yourself in the nightlife of these great cities.