15-Nights Icons Of India The Taj Tigers and Beyond With Dubai and Kathamandu

Discover India-with its long history, variety of languages, amazing monuments, and rich cultural heritage-and Nepal, birthplace of Buddha and home to some of the world?s most dramatic scenery. But first, stop off in Dubai to spend time discovering its many souks (markets) and explore this exciting city on your own. In India, visit some of its most famous sights and get to know the culture through special experiences. Visit the Taj Mahal, built from 1631-1648 AD by Moghul Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial to his beloved wife. You?ll get the chance to see this amazing structure at sunrise, plus Agra Fort, the 16th-century red sandstone fortress where Moghul rulers lived. In 1876, Jaipur was painted pink to welcome the Prince of Wales, and it has been known as the “Pink City” ever since. Here, visit the Amber Fort, built in 1592 with white marble and red sandstone. Remarkable structures are just part of India?s appeal. You?ll enjoy a rickshaw ride through a colorful local bazaar (a unique adventure included by Globus), a cooking demonstration of Indian food, and a home-hosted dinner with an Indian noble family-an out-of-the-ordinary experience offered by Globus. Another tour highlight is a visit to Ranthambore National Park. Here, three game drives in an open-air safari vehicle give you an opportunity to see native wildlife, including the elusive leopard and Bengal tiger. In Nepal, sightseeing is spread over two leisurely days. Visits include Hanuman Dhoka, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the Temple of Kumari, residence of the Living Goddess, a child thought to be the reincarnation of a Hindu goddess. You?ll also journey to Patan and Bouddhanath, Nepal?s largest stupa. These are just a few of the many highlights offered on this spectacular tour to India, Dubai, and Nepal. If you?re a traveler looking for a new adventure, this is the vacation for you!Included Features:DUBAI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stayDELHI Visit Qutub Minar, Humayun?s Tomb, and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib; [LF] rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk bazaar; welcome dinner with Indian cooking demonstrationAGRA Visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise, Agra Fort by [LF] tonga, and Fatehpur Sikri BHARATPUR?RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Travel by train RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Three game drivesJAIPUR [LF] Home-hosted dinner with Indian noble family featuring a sari- and turban-tying demonstration; visit Amber Fort, the City Palace & Museum, Jantar Mantar, and Hawa MahalKATHMANDU Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit Hanuman Dhoka, the Temple of Kumari, and Boudhanath; excursion to Patan including Durbar Square; Host service during your stay

19-Nights Icons Of India The Taj Tigers and Beyond With Dubai Southern India and Kathmandu

Discover India-with its long history, variety of languages, amazing monuments, and rich cultural heritage-and Nepal, birthplace of Buddha and home to some of the world?s most dramatic scenery. But first, stop off in Dubai to spend time discovering its many souks (markets) and explore this exciting city on your own.In India, visit some of its most famous sights and get to know the culture through special experiences. Visit the Taj Mahal, built by Moghul Emperor Shah Jahan from 1631-1648 AD as a memorial to his beloved wife. Also see Agra Fort, the 16th-century red sandstone fortress where Moghul rulers lived. In 1876, Jaipur was painted pink to welcome the Prince of Wales, and it has been known as the “Pink City” ever since. Here, visit the Amber Fort, built in 1592 with white marble and red sandstone. The remarkable structures are just part of India?s appeal. You?ll enjoy a rickshaw ride through a colorful local bazaar (a unique adventure included by Globus), a cooking demonstration of Indian food, and a home-hosted dinner with an Indian noble family-an out-of-the-ordinary experience offered by Globus. Another tour highlight is a visit to Ranthambore National Park. Here, three game drives in an open-air safari vehicle give you an opportunity to see native wildlife, including the elusive leopard and Bengal tiger. You?ll also visit Mumbai, home to “Bollywood,” and Cochin, where you?ll take a cruise on the backwaters of Kerala to witness life along the scenic and serene waterways.In Nepal, sightseeing is spread over two leisurely days. Visits include Hanuman Dhoka, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the Temple of Kumari, residence of the Living Goddess, a child thought to be the reincarnation of a Hindu goddess. You?ll also journey to Patan and Bouddhanath, Nepal?s largest stupa. These are just a few of the many highlights offered on this amazing India tour with Dubai and Nepal. It?s an amazing vacation!Included Features:DUBAI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stay SOUTHERN INDIA: MUMBAI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the Gateway of India, a Dhobi Ghat, Hanging Gardens, Mumbai Museum, and Mani Bhavan; Host service during your stay; COCHIN Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the Chinese Fishing Nets and Kerala Folklore Museum; walk through the Jewish quarter; cruise the backwaters of Kerala; Host service during your stay DELHI Visit Qutub Minar, Humayun?s Tomb, and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib; [LF] rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk bazaar; welcome dinner with Indian cooking demonstrationAGRA Visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise, Agra Fort by [LF] tonga, and Fatehpur Sikri BHARATPUR?RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Travel by train RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Three game drivesJAIPUR [LF] Home-hosted dinner with Indian noble family featuring a sari- and turban-tying demonstration; visit Amber Fort, the City Palace & Museum, Jantar Mantar, and Hawa MahalKATHMANDU Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit Hanuman Dhoka, the Temple of Kumari, and Boudhanath; excursion to Patan including Durbar Square; Host service during your stay

19-Nights Icons Of India The Taj Tigers and Beyond With Southern India and Varanasi

Discover India, a diverse country filled with a long history, a variety of languages, amazing monuments, and a rich cultural heritage. But first, stop off in Dubai to spend time discovering its many souks (markets) and explore this exciting city on your own. Then, head to India to visit some of its most famous sights and get to know the culture through special experiences. Of course, you?ll visit the Taj Mahal, built by Moghul Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial to his beloved wife. Built from 1631-1648 AD, he employed thousands of artisans and craftsmen as well as a labor force of 20,000. You?ll get the chance to see this amazing structure at sunrise, plus Agra Fort, the 16th-century red sandstone fortress where Moghul rulers lived. In 1876, Jaipur was painted pink to welcome the Prince of Wales, and it has been known as the “Pink City” ever since. Here, visit the Amber Fort, built in 1592 with white marble and red sandstone.Remarkable structures are just part of India?s appeal. On this India tour, you?ll enjoy a rickshaw ride through a colorful local bazaar (a unique adventure included by Globus), a cooking demonstration of Indian food, and a home-hosted dinner with an Indian noble family-an out-of-the-ordinary experience offered by Globus. Another tour highlight is a visit to Ranthambore National Park. Here, three game drives give you an opportunity to see native wildlife, including the elusive leopard and Bengal tiger. You?ll also visit Mumbai, home to “Bollywood,” and Cochin, where you?ll take a cruise on the backwaters of Kerala to witness life along the scenic and serene waterways.If you?re interested in the different religions in India, you?ll get a chance to learn more. Visit Sarnath, the “Cradle of Buddhism,” where Buddha first spoke of his philosophy. In Varanasi, you?ll board a boat to watch the Hindu?s devotional bathing in the Ganges. Observe hundreds of pilgrims gathered at the river?s edge. These are just a few of the many highlights offered on this marvelous India tour with Dubai. If you?re a traveler looking for a new adventure, this is the vacation for you!Included Features:DUBAI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stay SOUTHERN INDIA: MUMBAI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the Gateway of India, a Dhobi Ghat, Hanging Gardens, Mumbai Museum, and Mani Bhavan; Host service during your stay; COCHIN Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the Chinese Fishing Nets and Kerala Folklore Museum; walk through the Jewish quarter; cruise the backwaters of Kerala; Host service during your stay DELHI Visit Qutub Minar, Humayun?s Tomb, and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib; [LF] rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk bazaar; welcome dinner with Indian cooking demonstrationAGRA Visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise, Agra Fort by [LF] tonga, and Fatehpur Sikri BHARATPUR?RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Travel by train RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK Three game drivesJAIPUR [LF] Home-hosted dinner with Indian noble family featuring a sari- and turban-tying demonstration; visit Amber Fort, the City Palace & Museum, Jantar Mantar, and Hawa MahalVARANASI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the ghats for the Ganga Aarti; boat ride on the Ganges to see the Hindu bathing ritual; excursion to Sarnath; Host service during your stay

10-Nights On Safari In Kenya With Dubai

Imagine visiting fascinating Dubai and seeing wildlife-lion, zebra, giraffe, Cape buffalo, flamingo, elephant, and more-in their natural habitat. On this tour of Dubai and Kenya for value-minded travelers, you can! First, stop in Dubai and visit its many souks (markets) and the Burj Khalifa, the world?s tallest building. No Kenya safari would be complete without visiting Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya?s most famous game area. Known for the annual wildebeest migration the area boasts a large, permanent population of animals so game viewing is good year round. During five game drives, keep your eyes open for elephant, rhino, giraffe, topi, hyena, lion, and much more. Beyond the Maasai Mara, visit Mount Kenya National Park, where your treetop lodge gives you unobstructed views of the waterhole that attracts elephant and buffalo. You?ll also enjoy a guided forest walk with a naturalist followed by a bush breakfast here. In Lake Nakuru National Park world-famous for its flamingo, search for giraffe, waterbuck, zebra, Cape buffalo, impala, and more.This Dubai and Kenya tour also features special up close encounters. In Lake Naivasha National Park, a guided walk offers the chance to see giraffe and zebra and meet elephant calves orphaned by poachers at the Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage in Nairobi. You?ll also visit a special beading project that helps provide training and job opportunities for local women. Plus, to ensure you can capture the perfect photograph, have a window seat, and have easy game viewing, Cosmos offers safari mini-buses with a pop-up roof and a maximum of six people per vehicle.Magnificent wildlife, important animal sanctuaries, and thrilling adventures-this exciting Kenya safari with Dubai is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure!Included Features:DUBAI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stay NAIROBI Visit Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Center MOUNT KENYA NATIONAL PARK AREA Guided forest walk; bush breakfast LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK Two game drives LAKE NAIVASHA Visit a beading factory; guided walk on Crescent Island MAASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE Three game drives

12-Nights On Safari In Kenya With Dubai and Amboseli

Imagine visiting fascinating Dubai and seeing wildlife-lion, zebra, giraffe, Cape buffalo, flamingo, elephant, and more-in their natural habitat. On this tour of Dubai and Kenya for value-minded travelers, you can! First, stop in Dubai and visit its many souks (markets) and the Burj Khalifa, the world?s tallest building. No Kenya safari would be complete without visiting Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya?s most famous game area. Known for the annual wildebeest migration the area boasts a large, permanent population of animals so game viewing is good year round. During five game drives, keep your eyes open for rhino, giraffe, topi, hyena, lion, and much more. Beyond the Maasai Mara, visit Mount Kenya National Park, where your treetop lodge gives you unobstructed views of the waterhole that attracts elephant and buffalo. You?ll also enjoy a guided forest walk with a naturalist followed by a bush breakfast here. In Lake Nakuru National Park world-famous for its flamingo, search for giraffe, waterbuck, zebra, Cape buffalo, impala, and more. Your best chance to get close to giant elephants is in the swamps of Amboseli National Park.This Dubai and Kenya tour also features special up close encounters. In Lake Naivasha National Park, a guided walk offers the chance to see giraffe and zebra and meet elephant calves orphaned by poachers at the Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage in Nairobi. You?ll also visit a special beading project that helps provide training and job opportunities for local women. Plus, to ensure you can capture the perfect photograph, have a window seat, and have easy game viewing, Cosmos offers safari mini-buses with a pop-up roof and a maximum of six people per vehicle.Magnificent wildlife, important animal sanctuaries, and thrilling adventures-this exciting Kenya safari with Dubai is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure!Included Features:DUBAI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stay NAIROBI Visit Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Center MOUNT KENYA NATIONAL PARK AREA Guided forest walk; bush breakfast LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK Two game drives LAKE NAIVASHA Visit a beading factory; guided walk on Crescent Island MAASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE Three game drivesAMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK Three game drives; Driver/Guide service during your stay

13-Nights Best Of South Africa With Dubai and Victoria Falls

From historical sites to natural wonders, you tour of Dubai, South Africa, and Victoria Falls is an adventure like no other.

First, stop in Dubai and visit its many souks (markets) and the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. Tour Johannesburg’s Soweto Township to learn about its turbulent past and hopeful future. Visit the thought-provoking Apartheid Museum and Mandela House, located in the former neighborhood of Nobel Peace Prize winners, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Nelson Mandela.

Your escorted African vacation continues through some of the world’s most sweeping and dramatic landscapes on your way to Kruger National Park area. Marvel at God’s Window (a forested ravine and majestic cliffs), and the stunning cascades of Lisbon and Berlin Falls. Your guided African safari begins in the Kruger park area with morning and afternoon game drives through the homes of the big cats, giraffe, cheetah, hyena, gazelle, and more. You’ll visit Cape Town and ascend to Table Mountain via cable car for spectacular views. On boulders Beach, you’ll observe a colony of endangered penguins, then venture to Cape Point Nature Reserve, the Cape of Good Hope, and Cape Point at the continent’s most southwestern tip.

In Zimbabwe, stand in awe as you witness and hear the roar of stunning Victoria Falls, the world’s largest falls and one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Your tour to Victoria Falls and South Africa is an adventure into historic heritage and wilderness wonders!

Included Features:

DUBAI
Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stay

JOHANNESBURG
Visit Soweto, Mandela House, and the Apartheid Museum

MPUMALANGA
Drive along the Panoramic Route and visit God’s Window, Lisbon Falls, and Berlin Falls

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK AREA
Four game drives in Kruger National Park

CAPE TOWN
Cable-car ride up Table Mountain; visit a colony of Africa penguins and Cape Point Nature Reserve with funicular ride to old Cape Point lighthouse

VICTORIA FALLS
Cruise on the Zambezi River; guided walk of the falls; Host service during your stay
 

11-Nights Best Of South Africa With Dubai

From the modern wonders of Dubai to exploring Kruger National Park and Cape Town’s highlights, your tour of South Africa and Dubai is an adventure like no other.

First, stop in Dubai and visit its many souks (markets) and the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. Tour Johannesburg’s Soweto Township to learn about its turbulent past and hopeful future. Visit the thought-provoking Apartheid Museum and Mandela House, located in the former neighborhood of Nobel Peace Prize winners, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Nelson Mandela.

Your escorted African vacation continues through some of the world’s most sweeping and dramatic landscapes on your way to Kruger National Park area. Marvel at God’s Window (a forested ravine and majestic cliffs), and the stunning cascades of Lisbon and Berlin Falls. Your guided African safari begins in the Kruger park area with morning and afternoon game drives through the homes of the big cats, giraffe, cheetah, hyena, gazelle, and more. You’ll visit Cape Town and ascend to Table Mountain via cable car for spectacular views. On boulders Beach, you’ll observe a colony of endangered penguins, then venture to Cape Point Nature Reserve, the Cape of Good Hope, and Cape Point at the continent’s most southwestern tip.

Your tour of Dubai and South Africa is an adventure into historic heritage and wilderness wonders!

Included Features:

DUBAI
Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stay

JOHANNESBURG
Visit Soweto, Mandela House, and the Apartheid Museum

MPUMALANGA
Drive along the Panoramic Route and visit God’s Window, Lisbon Falls, and Berlin Falls

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK AREA
Four game drives in Kruger National Park

CAPE TOWN
Cable-car ride up Table Mountain; visit a colony of Africa penguins and Cape Point Nature Reserve with funicular ride to old Cape Point lighthouse
 

5-Nights Fairmont The Palm

Fairmont The Palm

The Palm offers guests a total of 381 luxurious guestrooms and suites along with six world-class restaurants and lounges that take diners on a culinary journey from Arabia to Europe and South America. Boasting four temperature-controlled swimming pools and access to a stretch of private beach, a fitness center, and Willow Stream Spa, this resort is the perfect vacation spot for all.

Land price is per person based on double occupancy for select travel dates noted.

Bonus: Fairmont guestroom, 45% savings, complimentary upgrade to Half Board with daily breakfast and dinner, Private Traditional Dubai City Excursion, Walking Foodie Experience, VIP airport arrival service

12-Nights Icons Of India The Taj Tigers and Beyond With Dubai

Discover India, a diverse country filled with a long history, a variety of languages, amazing monuments, and a rich cultural heritage. But first, stop off in Dubai to spend time discovering its many souks (markets) and explore this exciting city on your own. Then, head to India to visit some of its most famous sights and get to know the culture through special experiences. Of course, you’ll visit the Taj Mahal, built by Moghul Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial to his beloved wife. Built from 1631-1648 AD, he employed thousands of artisans and craftsmen as well as a labor force of 20,000. You’ll get the chance to see this amazing structure at sunrise, plus Agra Fort, the 16th-century red sandstone fortress where Moghul rulers lived. In 1876, Jaipur was painted pink to welcome the Prince of Wales, and it has been known as the "Pink City" ever since. Here, visit the Amber Fort, built in 1592 with white marble and red sandstone.

Remarkable structures are just part of India’s appeal. On this India tour, you’ll enjoy a rickshaw ride through a colorful local bazaar (a unique adventure included by Globus), a cooking demonstration of Indian food, and a home-hosted dinner with an Indian noble family-another out-of-the-ordinary experience offered by Globus. A final tour highlight is a visit to Ranthambore National Park. Here, three game drives in an open-air, 4-wheel-drive safari vehicle give you an opportunity to see native wildlife, including the elusive leopard and Bengal tiger.

These are just a few of the many highlights offered on this spectacular tour to India and Dubai. If you’re a traveler looking for a new adventure, this is the vacation for you!

Included Features:

DUBAI
Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stay

DELHI
Visit Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib; [LF] rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk bazaar; welcome dinner with Indian cooking demonstration

AGRA
Visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise, Agra Fort by [LF] tonga, and Fatehpur Sikri

BHARATPUR–RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK
Travel by train

RANTHAMBORE NATIONAL PARK
Three game drives

JAIPUR
[LF] Home-hosted dinner with Indian noble family featuring a sari- and turban-tying demonstration; visit Amber Fort, the City Palace & Museum, Jantar Mantar, and Hawa Mahal
 

16-Nights Splendors Of South Africa and Victoria Falls With Dubai and Chobe National Park

This Dubai, South Africa and Botswana tour-from the fascinating cities to the enthralling game drives and breathtaking scenery-is sure to offer you an experience of a lifetime.

First, stop in Dubai and visit its many souks (markets) and the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. Continue on to Cape Town, one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Ride a cable car to the top of iconic Table Mountain (weather permitting) for stunning views over the city and venture outside the city to see a colony of African penguins and beautiful Cape Point Nature Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, known for its rich and unique flora. You’ll also visit Bo-Kaap, a lively area founded by former slaves. Here visit a local family home to learn more about their culture and partake in a Cape Malay cooking class-a Globus exclusive!

Your journey continues in Makalali Private Game Reserve near Kruger National Park. Here, enjoy six game drives in an open-air, 4-wheel-drive Land Rover. Your professional ranger and skilled tracker will help you search for a remarkable number of species, including 42 mammal species and 350 bird species. You’ll have a great chance to see the "Big 5"-lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and Cape buffalo. Have your camera ready because you may also see impala, giraffe, hippo, spotted hyena, cheetah, wildebeest, and more. Even stop for sundowner drinks in the bush! In Botswana, enjoy five game activities in Chobe National Park, home to one of the largest concentrations of game in all of Africa and to what many believe are the world’s largest elephants. Keep your eyes out for lion, leopard, cheetah, giraffe, lechwe, kudu, and more.

Other highlights include Johannesburg’s unforgettable Apartheid Museum and Soweto, the country’s largest township, where you will visit the former home of Nelson Mandela and stunning Mosi-ao-Tunya (the smoke that thunders) also known as Victoria Falls, spanning the border of Zimbabwe & Zambia. Take a guided walk along the falls, which is roughly twice the height of Niagara Falls, and cruise on the Zambezi River at sunset.

And you’ll be part of a small-group, with no more than 20 total guests, ensuring personalized service from start to end! All of this-and much more-are waiting for you on this tour to Dubai, South Africa, and Botswana. You’ll return home with plenty of stories and photos to share with your friends and family.

Included Features:

DUBAI
Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the spice souk, the gold souk, and the Burj Khalifa; Host service during your stay

CAPE TOWN
Guided walking tour of Cape Town’s highlights and the [LF] colorful Bo-Kaap area; visit the Bo-Kaap Museum, Cape Point Nature Reserve, and a colony of African penguins; cable-car ride up Table Mountain; funicular ride to old Cape Point lighthouse

MAKALALI PRIVATE GAME RESERVE
Six game drives in an open-air, 4-wheel-drive Land Rover; sundowner drinks

JOHANNESBURG
Guided tour of [LF] Soweto, including Mandela House; visit the Apartheid Museum

VICTORIA FALLS
Cruise on Zambezi River; guided walk of the falls

CHOBE NATIONAL PARK
Three game activities; services of lodge staff/experience safari guide during your stay

Bottled Water Included on all game drives