Freedom of Choice
Moments to Treasure
Take in breathtaking views from the Banff Gondola or set off on a heli-flightseeing excursion for an aerial perspective of the mountains. Enjoy a relaxing float trip along Bow River or learn about what it takes to be a Canadian ice hockey player. Or if you're looking for some R&R, unwind with a treatment at the Willow Stream Spa.
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Join the locals for a Tai Chi class followed by a walking discovery of Ho Chi Minh City. Jump on a motorbike for an exciting city ride. Choose to tour the Ky Long Art Villa, join a cooking class at GRAIN cooking studio, or enjoy some shopping.
Culture & Heritage
In Vietnam take a tour of the 500-year-old village of Bat Trang or take in a water puppet show in Hanoi. Discover local traditions and manufacturing processes in Myanmar or visit Shwezigon Pagoda and the lively Nyaung U Market in Bagan. In Cambodia take a moving excursion to the Killing Fields and Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum or tour the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda in Phenom Penh. Or take a tuk tuk to the Senteurs d’Angkor workshop in Siem Reap.
In Quebec City, set out on a cruise along the St Lawrence River, which separates Canada from the USA. See historic towns, charming inlets and many city sights from an entirely new perspective. View Featured Trip. In New York City, Cruise up to the iconic Statue of Liberty and take in the famous New York City skyline from the Hudson River. Take pause at Ellis Island to visit the National Museum of Immigration. View Featured Trip.
Explore the city’s religious diversity at the citadel of Salah-el-Din, before browsing through treasures at Khan El-Khalili Bazaar. Or wander through the streets of Coptic Cairo. Art lovers may choose the Gayer Anderson Museum followed by a walk through Khan El Khalili bazaar.
In Budapest, Tour the Hospital in the Rock, a museum dedicated to a former secret emergency hospital and nuclear bunker. Join a day-trip to Ceskyy Krumlov in the Czech Republic where you’ll find a fairytale old town and an incredible castle complex. Alternatively, explore the city of Salzburg. See beautiful Mirabell Palace and some of the sights from the classic film, The Sound of Music.
A must for any The Lord of the Rings fans while in Rotorua is a Hobbiton Movie Set Tour. This tour explores locations where some of the famous scenes were filmed. You’ll feel as though you’re a part of the massive blockbuster trilogy. Or become a part of Auckland, known as the City of Sails, with a cruise on the Waitemata Harbour. Look over the cosmopolitan cityscape from your boat before visiting the Maritime Museum Gallery on the Ted Ashby Auckland Harbour Cruise.
Gain an insight into the history of space exploration at the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics. Or, discover more than 1,300 magnificent works of art at the Tretyakov Gallery.
In Hungary, food lovers will love the chance to sample the fare on offer at the Great Market Hall. In Germany, take part in a cooking class to learn the secrets of traditional cuisine found in the Black Forest region, taste the region’s best beers at a brewery or hike through this picturesque region. In Paris, taste your way through the city on a culinary walking tour.
The Queenstown wine tour offers a personalised sightseeing experience of wineries in New Zealand’s Queenstown wine region, which of course includes a tasting of the local produce.
Nature & Wildlife
In Banff, take to the skies above Banff National Park for a bird’s-eye view of the Rocky Mountains. Soar past snowy peaks and jagged mountains, enjoying breathtaking views of pristine lakes and alpine meadows. View Featured Trip. In Whistler, be swept to entirely new heights on the Peak 2 Peak Gondola. The Cloudraker Skybridge also takes you 130 metres from Whistler Peak to the West Ridge, across the Whistler Bowl. View Featured Trip. In Juneau, experience the breathtaking glaciers from above on a seaplane excursion. Stop for lunch at the remote Taku Lodge, where a delicious Alaskan salmon feast awaits. View Featured Trip. In Yellowknife, be amazed by the wildlife that calls the Northwest Territories home. Look for North America’s last wild roaming bison (buffalo), foxes, birds and, hopefully, elusive wolves, lynx, wolverine and bears. View Featured Trip.
In Italy, journey along the Amalfi Coast, stopping in picturesque villages, including the town of Amalfi. Enjoy incredible views of dramatic cliffs and coastal scenes. Or, enjoy a walking tour of Sorrento, overlooking the stunning Bay of Naples. In Budapest, choose a guided hike up to Gellert Hill for fantastic views.
In Mount Cook, step aboard a MAC boat for an up-close encounter with stunning icebergs on the Tasman Glacier Terminal Lake on a Glacier Cruise. Or in Rotorua, it's all about nature. Embark on a North Island adventure. Experience the Agrodome Farm Show and visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve.
Relax & Revive
If we can tear you from the shores of the Dead Sea, you might like to soak in the thermal waters of the Ma’in Hot Springs. Or visit the Dead Sea Panoramic Complex and Museum, which also offers incredible views over the Jordan Rift Valley and the Dead Sea.
In Budapest, choose a guided hike up to Gellert Hill for fantastic views.
In Vietnam join a bicycle ride past rice paddies or embark on a walking tour to see Hanoi’s French colonial architecture and the interior of the Hanoi Opera House. Join a quad bike adventure, embark on a bicycle tour or hop aboard a horse and cart in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Ride an electric bicycle through Bagan, Myanmar.
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Freedom of Choice | Dining
Versatility is important when it comes to dining – after all, no two palates are the same. And because we understand that you like to exercise this freedom from time to time, in select locations around the world, we offer a choice of different restaurants from which to dine.