February 21, 2024


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G Adventures Launching New, Immersive “Mini-Adventures”

Journey may well be on maintain for the immediate long run, but that is not stopping travellers from organizing what their long run vacations seem like. New study benefits suggest almost half of travellers will book longer trips, with a important range hoping to capitalize on distant do the job preparations by using a ‘workcation’ and combining their travel with perform to increase their time absent.

It’s these emerging trends that have led community tourism pioneer, G Adventures, to launch a new plan of 36 culturally immersive ‘Mini Adventures’ – two- to 6-working day shorter breaks with experiences across 28 metropolitan areas in 19 countries globally. These journeys, which are priced from $169pp*, can be booked as extensions to an current G Adventures tour, and also standalone for those people wanting to make the most of an prolonged keep in a city they are going to for leisure or function needs.

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Supporting the announcement of the new Mini Adventures is a new survey of additional than 1,000 Canadians, conducted by G Adventures, which unveiled virtually 50 percent of respondents (46%) will take for a longer period excursions when they ‘retravel’ internationally, with 47% of these performing so expressing they will journey for 4 months or more time.

In addition, 47% of Canadians explained they can now “work from anywhere” and pretty much 50 percent of those who can (45%) explained they prepare to mix their do the job and journey ideas in the foreseeable future.

Sean Russo, nationwide revenue manager, G Adventures, suggests the new Mini Adventures give agents the capacity to faucet into the trend for for a longer time journey by upselling each present and new buyers, and also give the prospect of a ‘taster’ tour for shoppers seeking to dip their toe in and attempt journey journey for the 1st time.

“With far more than 30 decades of expertise working outings, our team and CEOs on the floor know all the need to-see sights and lesser-recognised community gems in the world’s most intriguing cities. This new assortment of Mini Adventures normally takes the stress out of preparing a small split and usually means travellers can have a certainly nearby experience and make sure their income stays in the spot they are checking out at the exact time,” suggests Russo.

The new Mini Adventures are offered throughout a few of G Adventures’ very well-recognised vacation models 18-to-Thirtysomethings, Energetic and Traditional, and are all led by a G Adventures CEO (main encounter officer) who understands the nearby region inside of out. The Mini Adventures just about every embrace G Adventures’ design and style of group tourism that supports nearby men and women and corporations, and all Mini Adventures deliver activities that are distinctive to existing G Adventures itineraries.

On top of that, all Mini Adventures feature the heightened wellness and security measures that have been carried out throughout all tours as aspect of G Adventures’ new ‘Travel with Confidence’ policy.

The 36 Mini Adventures are all obtainable to e-book now, with excursions like the adhering to:

A a few-working day Vintage Marrakech Mini Experience is priced from $499 for each individual and involves two evenings in a riad, a Tanjia cooking knowledge, and a arms-on practical experience with artisans who have mastered the crafts of wooden turning and painting, and leather and brassware manufacturing.

A 3-working day 18-to-Thirtysomethings Havana Mini Adventure is priced from $269pp and incorporates an alternative going for walks tour of Havana’s considerably less frequented barrios, a take a look at to a ‘bodega’ ration retail store, and an unforgettable taxi ride in an iconic typical motor vehicle.

A four-working day Classic Istanbul Mini Journey is priced from $459pp through which travellers will check out tiny-recognised subterranean ruins, delight in a culinary strolling tour in Istanbul’s trendiest districts and cruise the Bosphorus Strait.

A 6-day 18-to-Thirtysomethings Laos Mini Experience travelling from Luang Prabang to Vientiane is priced from $749pp and features a street food crawl, a dawn alms-giving ceremony in Luang Prabang and a guided hike overlooking the valleys of Vang Vieng.

For additional information on G Adventures or to ebook, you should call 1 888 800 4100 or go to www.gadventures.com.

– Rates do not include flights, for inclusions, be sure to see inbound links above.

– Survey success are centered on 3,338 responses from G Adventures global client panel, of which two thirds are former travellers and 1,147 are from Canada. The survey was in-subject from December 07 – 10, 2020.