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Ended - Save up to £630 when you book a single room

Ended - Save up to £630 when you book a single room

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Going solo? You're not the only one

Did you know that, on average, around half the members of a small group trip will be travelling solo? Though numbers vary from one trip to the next, more and more people are heading off on solo adventures – and why not? Accompanied by an Explore Leader, you’ll be joining fellow like-minded travellers to share incredible experiences around the world, so you’re never travelling alone.

Travelling solo has just become even better value as we’re offering a single room upgrade totally free when you book by 10 August 2017. We have chosen a selection of our trips most popular with solo travellers and we’re giving you the chance to book your own room – worth up to £630, completely FREE – just quote ‘solo traveller offer’ at time of booking to receive your single room upgrade.


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Focusing on the island of Luzon discover ancient rice terraces, hike to the crater lake of Mount Pinatubo, explore colonial Vigan by horse-drawn carriage and see the hanging coffins in Sagada.



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Visit the lost city of Machu Picchu by train before sailing across the highest navigable lake in the world - Titicaca. There's time to take in the colonial streets of Arequipa and unwind in the Sacred Valley.



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Travelling on Japan's famed high-speed trains this trip covers the neon streets of Tokyo, the zen gardens and geisha of Kyoto and rural Japanses life on Hirado and Ikitsuki Islands.


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Terms and Conditions

  • The offer is valid for new bookings made between 04 July 2017 and 10 August 2017. We regret the discount cannot be applied retrospectively to existing bookings.
  • The free single room upgrade is available on any available departure date of the following selected trips: 
    • The Philippines: North Philippines Explorer (trip code PIP)
    • Peru: Peru Encompassed (trip code DPR), Sacred Land of the Incas (PS), Highlights of Peru (PHI)
    • Japan: Shogun Trail (trip code JS), Japan Highlights (JPH), Cycle Japan (CJA)
    • Sri Lanka: Buddha's Island (trip code SL), Sri Lanka Highlights (SLH), On Foot in Sri Lanka (WSL)
    • Cuba: Cuba Libre! (trip code CL), Highlights of Cuba by Bicycle (CSC), Cycle the Backroads of Cuba (CUC)
    • Madagascar: The Lost Continent (trip code MD)
    • Tanzania: Kilimanjaro - Lemosho Trek (trip code KC), Kilimanjaro Lemosho Trek + Safari (KCS)
    • South Africa / Swaziland: Zululand and Kruger Wildlife (trip code ZK)
    • Iran: Treasures of Iran (trip code IR)
    • Spain: Moorish Andalucia (trip code SP), Andalucia by Bike (CSP)
    • Portugal: Levada Trails of Madeira (trip code TM)
    • Russia: Moscow and St Petersburg (trip code WR)
  • Your chosen itinerary may have occasional nights where a single room (or single tent) is not available, for example on an overnight train. This information is listed in the Trip Notes which are available on our website.
  • The availability of a single room for your chosen trip and departure date may need to be confirmed with our local supplier, and this will be confirmed to you shortly after you make your booking. Availability of a single room is limited for Japan trips in 2018, so please book early to avoid disappointment. There is no single room availability for: BL 20DEC17 or BL 18FEB18, DPR 25MAY18, TM 07OCT17.
  • Please quote "Solo Traveller Offer" at the time of booking to qualify for the offer, or if booking online type "Solo Traveller Offer" when asked for an offer code. Upon receipt of your confirmation please check the offer has been added to your booking.
  • The offer can be used in conjunction with the Explore loyalty scheme and group discount offer (see website for details), but cannot be used with any other offer or discount unless specified.
  • The offer is subject to availability and there is no cash alternative. We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the offer at any time.