Tours by Region: Africa & the Middle East

Small Group Tours to
Africa & the Middle East

From the sub-Sahara to the Mediterranean, our well-crafted small group tours and safaris offer a wealth of spectacles and sights: jaw-dropping wildlife, momentous historic and religious wonders, exotic cities and natural wonders.

Tour membership limited to 12-24 guests
14 days from $6,754 total price from Boston, New York, Wash, DC

($5,795 air, land & safari inclusive plus $959 airline taxes and fees)

A glimpse of a world primeval awaits on this singular safari to Botswana’s Chobe National Park, where elephants preside; Zimbabwe’s dazzling Victoria Falls and its private game reserve; and Zambia’s exceptional Lower Zambezi National Park, a remote jewel of an unspoiled preserve.

Tour membership limited to 12-18 guests
17 days from $7,396 total price from Boston, New York, Wash, DC

($6,695 air, land & safari inclusive plus $701 airline taxes and fees)

"On safari" ... it’s one of the most alluring phrases in all of travel. And Kenya and Tanzania count among the most alluring places to be “on safari.” As our small group travels from grasslands to highlands, to reserves and national parks, we enjoy intimate game drives, see stupendous landscapes, stay in excellent accommodations, and meet gracious local people.

Tour membership limited to 12-24 guests
15 days from $3,997 total price from Boston, New York

($3,395 air, land & cruise inclusive plus $602 airline taxes and fees)

Accompanied by an expert Egyptian guide, this singular small group journey through antiquity travels from vibrant Cairo and the Great Pyramids to Abu Simbel and the Upper Nile for a fascinating cruise on Lake Nasser. Then: a classic voyage along the Lower Nile from Aswan to Luxor before returning to Cairo.

Tour membership limited to 12-24 guests
12 days from $5,584 total price from Boston, New York

($4,795 air & land inclusive plus $789 airline taxes and fees)

Encounter a land of extraordinary beauty and belief, of spirit and story, history and hospitality. From modern Tel Aviv to scen­ic Upper Galilee, ancient Tiberias and storied Nazareth to Jerusalem, “City of Gold,” we engage all our senses in a small group encounter with this extraordinary and holy land, with a five-night stay in Jerusalem at the legendary King David hotel.

Tour membership limited to 12-24 guests
17 days from $6,584 total price from Boston, New York, Wash, DC

($5,595 air, land, rail & safari inclusive plus $989 airline taxes and fees)

An entire world within itself: grasslands and the Great Karoo, winelands and highlands, dramatic coastal scenery and a game-filled preserve. It’s South Africa, and we see it all as we travel by deluxe Rovos Rail; drive the spectacular Garden Route; and visit cities large and small on this special small group journey.

Tour membership limited to 12-24 guests
14 days from $4,479 total price from Boston, New York, Wash, DC

($3,795 air & land inclusive plus $684 airline taxes and fees)

This land of dramatic contrasts invites us to encounter its ancient ruins and sacred mosques, endless desert and storied mountains, imposing kasbahs and spirited souks. As we travel from the imperial cities of Rabat, Fez, and Marrakech to the High Atlas and vast Sahara, we open our eyes, and hearts, to a truly foreign land, an age-old culture, and genuinely hospitable people.

Tour membership limited to 12-24 guests
18 days from $6,754 total price from Boston, New York, Wash, DC

($5,395 air & land inclusive plus $1,359 airline taxes and fees)

It’s a small group journey of astonishing beauty and consummate adventure, one that captures the magnificence of four distinct nations. It’s nature’s showcase come to life: ocean and mountains, desert and plains, waterfalls and wildlife extraordinaire. It’s Southern Africa, where diversity reigns and where visitors are welcomed as never before.

Tour membership limited to 12-18 guests
15 days from $6,997 total price from New York

($6,195 air, land & safari inclusive plus $802 airline taxes and fees)

From the depths of Ngorongoro Crater to the Serengeti plains; off-the-beaten-path Tarangire to exotic Zanzibar, our small group encounters the breadth of tranquil Tanzania’s riches: abundant wildlife, exquisite landscapes, and diverse cultures. It's Africa as it was and still is.