For jet-setters more interested in cerebral pursuits than sybaritic diversions, Kensington Tours has just the ticket. The private escort company just announced the launch of its Explorershttp://www.kensingtontours.com In Residence Series, which takes groups of six to 16 on unique and enriching journeys around the world.
Leading the way are Explorers-in-Residence members that include Fellows of the Royal Geographical Society and Explorers Club, renowned researchers, television personalities, and other leading adventurers. Itineraries are designed by the hosting Explorer together with Kensington’s destination experts to create a fusion of rare and rich experiences, adventure and luxury, off the beaten path surprises and awe-striking must-sees.
“The itineraries are woven together to showcase the incredible knowledge, deep cultural connections and fascinating story-telling of each explorer,” confirmed Willner, a Fellow of the Royal Geographic Society himself. “These experiences are built to remind us that discovery and opening ourselves to new experiences can be powerful and life changing.”
Here are four fablous Explorer Series itineraries to pique your interest:
- China & The Tea Horse Road – A one-of-a-kind expedition over the Silk Road with renowned explorer, author, indigenous mountain culture expert, and tea connoisseur Jeff Fuchs. (Priced from $8,695).
- Mysteries of the Masai – A cultural odyssey through Kenya & Tanzania with Michael Strandberg . (Rates range from $8,695).
- Madagascar & Eco Culture Adventure – An exotic safari though the 8th continent with globally-renowned primatologist, Dr. Travis Steffens. (You can do this for 9,650 and up).
- In the Footsteps of Dr Livingstone –This one takes you through Botswana, Zambia and South Africa with Livingstone expert Russell Gamon for $16,200 and up).
All rates are per person. Learn more at Additional Explorer In Residence Itineraries .
For more information about the Explorers in Residence program or to book a Small Group Explorers itinerary, visit KensingtonTours.com or call 1-888-903-2001.