Wildlife & Nature
Spend an afternoon with the Pandas at the Yaan Bifengxia Panda Base working as a volunteer and care for the Pandas. Take a boat ride up the river to Leshan Buddha, the largest Buddha statue in the world. Drive up to Emei Mountain, a UNESCO World Heritage site sacred to the Buddhists.
On this family trip to Sabah, relish in nature with visits to the Orang Utan Sanctuary, the Turtle Island Park, famous for the sight of the Green and Hawksbill turtles nesting on the beaches. Ramble through the virgin rainforest spotting endangered species in the wild such as the proboscis monkey and soak in the sun, sea and sand.
Embark on this Australian Outback Tour and feel the diversity as you discover the wildlife and landscape of the vast, remote, arid area where you also feel a great sense of freedom, followed by your journey to the well-watered north, often called the Top End.
Go off the beaten track into unspoiled hidden ancient towns in Sichuan. Reach the top of the Mt. Ermei, one of the Four Sacred Buddhist Mountains in China. Take the world’s only functioning steam-train running for almost half a century in Qianwei. And see the icon of China – the Pandas!
Alaska’s wilderness lodges are intimate hideaways far from civilization, where you’ll have a better chance of seeing wildlife as you hike, fish or just relax. The lodges are remote and mostly accessible by floatplane or boat only.
See the 5 Australian Icons in one trip: Sydney Opera House, Great Barrier Reef, Blue Mountains, Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Daintree Rainforest. Here is our selection of best experiences, designed with the discerning traveller in mind.
SAFFIRE STAY 4 PAY 3
Uncover the natural beauty of the pristine environment Tasmania has to offer in this complete discovery of the island. Encounter diverse natural landscape - rugged alpine mountains, crystalline crater lakes, wetlands and more and get up close with native Australian animals.
Cruise Kenai Fjords National Park for its abundant marine wildlife and glaciers and travel into Denali National Park. Take a flight over the Alaska Range to Mt McKinley and for the adventurous one go glacier trekking and take a whitewater trip in the Nenana River Canyon.
These are the finest wilderness lodges far from civilization, where you have a good chance to spot wildlife as you hike, fish or trek. The choice is yours between the Crystal Creek Lodge in Katmai National Park, or the superb Winterlake Lodge on the Iditarod Trail and lovely Tutka Bay Lodge.
See the 5 Australian Icons in one trip: Sydney Opera House, Great Barrier Reef, Blue Mountains, Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Daintree Rainforest and all this in intimate small groups with like-minded individuals seeking in-depth experiences and quality.
These are the finest wilderness lodges far from civilization, where you have a good chance to spot wildlife as you hike, fish, kayak or trek. Why not allow yourself more time to discover and indulge in this remote wilderness and extend your Alaska adventure in a lodge.
Trek through the Parc National des Volcans in search of the mountain gorillas, the furry, gentle giants studied by late zoologist Dian Fossey. Get up close and personal with them to observe their remarkably human-like behaviour, making it one of the best wildlife experiences you can have. This trip can be a perfect add-on after your Kenya or Tanzania safari or a trip to Africa in its own right.