We’ve passed the halfway point of 2019, and its no secret that we here at Austin Adventures have our eyes set on the future. With that being said, it should come as no surprise that we’ve worked all year to meticulously craft all-new adventures to debut in 2020. Our official 2020 Catalog comes out in August (make sure you’re on the mailing list by clicking here!), but we wanted to give you a sneak peek into some of the most exciting new additions Austin Adventures will be bringing our guests when we ring in the new year.
GERMANY & FRANCE – CHRISTMAS MARKETS TOUR
Traverse some of the most magical festive town centers in all of Europe on this seven-day journey through some of the best Christmas markets in Germany and France. After Germany, Hop across the border to Strasbourg to see France’s oldest Christmas market, and don’t forget to have some roasted chestnuts and Glühwein while shopping for that one-of-a-kind nutcracker or glockenspiel!
Peru - Beyond Machu Picchu
Explore Peru far beyond the typical allure of Machu Picchu and mountainous terrain. From Lima to the Huacachina, this 6-day excursion will offer insight into rich Peruvian culture through ancient ruins, natural reserves, and striking coastlines. Whether hunting for geoglyphs, indulging in delicious indigenous cuisine, or learning about local folklore, adventurers are sure to depart Peru with a new perception of this historic southern gem.
Montana/Wyoming | Western Adventure
Experience western culture in the iconic landscape Austin Adventures proudly calls “Home.” Enjoy a 10,000-foot view in the Beartooth Mountains before experiencing unparalleled wildlife viewing in Yellowstone and hiking, rafting, and flyfishing where “Buffalo Bill” Cody made himself a legend.
California | Wine Country
From expansive vineyards and hillside chateau wineries to untamed coastal beaches, you will bike, hike, paddle, and taste your way over the Golden Gate Bridge, past some of the tallest trees in the world, and through California’s renowned Napa Valley wine country.
Brazil | Iguazu Falls
Lush, verdant, and pulsing with life, Brazil will tantalize your senses as you discover fauna-rich mountains, powdery white-sand beaches, rich culture in Rio, and a series of waterfalls wider than Victoria, taller than Niagara, and more beautiful than both.
France | Champagne to Burgundy
Feel the pulse of the heart of France as you cycle, hike, kayak, and taste your way through this land of renowned vineyards, quaint villages, rolling hills, and stately castles. Romance and adventure make an excellent pairing.
France/Spain | Bordeaux to San Sebastian
Take an epic journey through two of the most romantic countries in Europe as you bike, hike, and paddle along spectacular coastlines, vibrant vineyards, pastoral landscapes, and the snow-dusted Pyrenees in some of the most culturally and historically rich regions in the world.
Scotland | Highlands
From the shores of Loch Ness to the ancient forests of Cairngorms National Park, venture deep into Scotland’s luscious lake, glen, and mountain scenery by foot, bike, and speed boat, soaking up a true taste of Highland culture.
Rwanda | Kigali
The perfect mixture of urban and wild, this 6-day in-depth exploration of a welcoming city accompanied by treks into Akagera and Volcanoes national parks leaves no holds barred. Indulge yourself in the rich history of Kigali, meet a mountain gorilla and bask in the Rwandan wilderness on this African adventure.
New Zealand | Rimu Adventure
The South Island of New Zealand knits rugged, mystical, simple, and awe-inspiring into a small but mighty landscape that inspires 14 days of adventure in misty fjords, temperate rainforests, craggy peaks, and sparkling coastlines.
New Zealand | Tui Adventure
Experience the essence of the South Island on an action-packed 8-day adventure that will have you trekking peaks and glaciers; flying into the remote Siberia Valley; jet boating; cycling; and marveling at the misty, waterfalled wonder of Milford Sound from overnight cruise boat and kayak.
Ireland | Kerry County
Kerry County has it all: cobalt lakes, cliff-studded coastlines, rolling hills, and ancient castles – and there’s no better way to soak it all up than on a weeklong, action-packed multisport adventure.
Baja | Swim With Whale Sharks
Swim with whale sharks in a private cove rimmed by a mile-long white sand beach on the shimmering turquoise Sea of Cortez. Kayak, hike, and relax in your well-appointed beachside yurt in a land dubbed the “Galapagos of Mexico” by author John Steinbeck.
Cuba | Trinidad to Havana
Caught between a tumultuous past and uncertain future, Cuba offers a culture best experienced in the moment. Cook, ride horses, throw clay, cruise in classic cars, and dance to the resilient, warm, and vibrant beat of a land and people forgotten by time.
Ecuador | Galapagos Islands Holiday Charter
Give yourself the wonder of silky, white sand between your toes and one of the world’s most diverse ecosystems at your fingertips on this holiday adventure exquisitely carried out on a first-class, 16-passenger catamaran chartered exclusively for Austin Adventures guests.