Wednesday 22 June 2011

TAUCK EXOTICS - Inspiring Itineraries for 2012

Tauck has just released its inspirational 2012 Exotics itineraries featuring African and Asian journeys to tempt even the most seasoned traveller.

Tauck Exotics are journeys of discovery filled with ancient treasures, unique cultures and unforgettable experiences, weaving throughout Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America. Tauck's seamlessly guided excursions make it easy to see the sights, offering personalised service, peace of mind, inclusive value and true hospitality.


Prices start from $7,691 per person for 13 days (plus on tour air)

Join Tauck in East Africa's renowned game reserves and national parks for an unforgettable Tanzania and Kenya safari. Observe huge herds roaming the Serengeti, the bird-life of Lake Manyara, the "lost world" of Ngorongoro Crater, and elephants in Amboseli National Park.

Guests will enjoy a hot air balloon ride at dawn over the Masai Mara, one of South Kenya's largest game reserves. Starting the morning with a champagne breakfast in the bush, Tauck will take you close to the native wildlife viewing rescued chimpanzees and protected black rhinos on an excursion to the Ol Pejeta Conservancy.

A three-night stay at the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club will see guests travel in exclusive open-top safari vehicles and enjoy the luxurious tented camps and safari lodges.


Prices Start from $5,444 per person for 16 days (plus on tour air)

For those wishing to explore Southeast Asia, Tauck has an amazing 16 day journey with an itinerary spanning Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand.

Commencing the trip in Vietnam, guests will experience a Cyclo ride amongst wonders and ruins of Hanoi and Hué before spending the evening at a beautiful hotel along the Perfume River. In Ho Chi Minh, Tauck travellers will explore the fascinating 120-mile network of underground passageways, the former Presidential Palace and the Saigon River.

A morning flight takes Tauck guests to Siem Reap, Cambodia, for a two-night stay and a visit to the 12th-Century Khmer temple complex of Angkor Wat. After transferring to Chiang Mai, guests will enjoy three nights at the five-star Four Seasons Resort, flanked with an unforgettable trip to the local tribes and a remarkable Elephant trek.

Finishing the 16 day journey in Bangkok Thailand, guests will enjoy their last three nights at the deluxe Krungthep Wing rooms at the Shangri-La Hotel.


Prices start from $6,959 per person for 12 days (plus on tour air)

South Africa's ultimate safari tour takes travellers on a 12 day adventure across Cape Town to Sabi Sabi private reserve, National Parks, Game Drives and Historical Soweto with a final stop at Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.

Commencing the journey in Cape Town, Tauck travellers will experience a private tour of Robben Island, a destination holding the history of South African freedom fighters including the cell where Nelson Mandela was held for decades. A memorable cable-car ride will follow to Table Mountain to enjoy 360-degree views of Cape Town. A highlight of the safari is Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve home to the 'Big Five' - elephants, rhinos, buffalo, lions and leopards; wild dogs, cheetahs and over 300 species of birds can also be spotted here.

The final and most memorable destination in this amazing 12 day safari is the journey to Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe where a privately guided bush tour will show you insights about African elephants from a naturalist during a hands-on visit to an elephant sanctuary.

(Note: Prices have been converted from USD to AUD using the indicative rate of 0.99)

For further information on TAUCK Exotics or to book one of the amazing itineraries please contact Travel the World on 1300 804 522 or visit -

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