Welcome to the World of Adventure Travel
At Austin Adventures, our approach to planning the perfect vacation is simple. It begins with the understanding that for every destination we visit, there is a way to experience it in the most immersive, energizing, and inspiring way possible.
With over 40 years of experience in the adventure travel business, we are committed to offering our guests unparalleled and impossible-to-replicate encounters with the land, the people, and the cultures of the places we visit – all while embracing the importance of traveling with an open heart and a small footprint.
Our adventure vacations take you well off the tourist track, in a unique blend of travel and action that will have you exploring your destination in the most intimate, fun and exhilarating ways possible.
What We Offer
Austin Adventures designs and operates deeply memorable, all-inclusive, multisport adventure vacations throughout our national parks, spanning all 7 continents.
Worry free travel – our adventure vacations are all-inclusive, active and multisport adventures to America’s National Parks and across the globe on all 7 continents. These all-inclusive, multisport tours are carefully structured to maximize your vacation time. No matter how exotic the destination, you can relax from start to finish, knowing that every detail has been considered – and that your only job is to show up and have fun! Hiking, biking, rafting, climbing (you name it), we offer a wide variety of multisport activities to enjoy on all of our all-inclusive adventure vacations.
Below you’ll find a full roster of the specific adventures we offer. We believe adventure travel is for everyone. At Austin Adventures, our itineraries are carefully designed to suit travelers of all ages, and athletic ability. Families, adults, solo travelers and couples from all walks of life, from seven to seventy, will find an adventure to enjoy, tailored to their energy levels and ability.
We’ve categorized our trips for easy viewing, dreaming, and booking:
Designed for travelers 18 years and up, these tours are crafted to include longer, more rigorous options for daily activities like hikes or bike rides. These trips also include ‘grown-up’ perks life private wine tastings, cooking demonstrations, and as much quiet time as the heart desires. These trips are favored among solo travelers, friends, and couples. Click here.
These adventures are designed for children 7 and up (5 an up in Costa Rica & Yellowstone), and include and extra guide, van, and special equipment, as well as separate activities for kids so grownups can have some ‘adult time.’ These tours are the perfect blend of cross-generational activity, R&R, and good, clean outdoor fun. Click here.
Check out our FREE Guide to Planning the Ultimate Family Vacation!
Our decades-long partnerships give us unparalleled insider access to each park, and we take you off the tourist track to experience the iconic national parks in the most intimate and authentic way possible – away from the crowds. Our all-inclusive adventures are a family favorite! Click here.
Check out our FREE Guide to Planning the Ultimate National Park Vacation!
We build custom, once-in-a-lifetime trips from scratch to meet your definition of a dream vacation. Simply share your idea of a perfect getaway – and leave the rest to us!
Or choose any one of our pre-existing tours, and make it exclusive! We’ll tailor it specifically for you and your travel companions – tell us your interests, timeframe, and budget, and we’ll create a vacation experience that unfolds just the way you want it to. Click here.
Get up-close with some of the most dramatic scenery and wildlife-rich waters in the world as you explore by riverboat, small ship, or even sailing on a yacht. These cruising adventures are designed to maneuver shallow, difficult-to-access waterways inaccessible to big ships. Click here.
Truly unforgettable combinations of luxury accommodations, spectacular scenery and exotic wildlife – dive deep, get up-close and even face-to-face with nature’s most gorgeous creations. Click here.
These itineraries allow you to get the most out of each destination we visit. Hike, bike, raft and climb (you name it), and explore well off the tourist track, with active, invigorating adventures tailored to your level of energy and endurance. Click here.
Discover your next vacation in the Official Adventure Vacation Catalog! Filled with active tours in breathtaking destinations around the world, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes peek into an Austin Adventure in action!
Have other questions not covered here? Swing by our FAQ Page to get answers to the most commonly asked questions.
“We can’t wait to choose our next AA trip. You took us to places we wouldn’t have gone by ourselves and stretched us to do more than we ever thought possible.”~ The Brown Family, California – Banff & Lake Louise Family Adventure
“One of my all-time favorite vacations! It was an active trip coupled with tons of cultural awareness and nature. This is my idea of a great vacation!”~ Gail DiLisio, New York – Costa Rica Volcanoes & Jungles
“I get to do, see and learn a lot more by traveling with Austin Adventures than I would if I were on my own.”~ Peter Raskauskas, Massachusetts – Alaska Family Adventure