Matera, Italy

Escorted Journeys

With over 60 years of experience in the travel industry, Travcoa is renowned for crafting unique journeys that offer meaningful cultural encounters, awe-inspiring surprises, and extraordinary access to the world's most wondrous destinations. Like Zegrahm, they offer all-inclusive itineraries, led by an experienced Travel Director, with a focus on culture, history, and cuisine; and we're thrilled to share a collection of their cultural adventures. Each small-group adventure includes luxurious accommodations at the world's best hotels and select boutique properties, gourmet meals, and their complimentary Dine Around Program. Dine Around is the most flexible travel dining plan imaginable—simply dine wherever you wish and we'll pick up the bill! With no limits on where you dine or the price of a meal, you can truly savor the local cuisine on any Escorted Journey. 

Escorted Journeys by Travcoa

  • Papua New Guinea with the Mount Hagen Cultural Show

    Papua New Guinea with the Mount Hagen Cultural Show

    August 7August 20, 2018

    Offered through our sister company, Travcoa, spend two weeks exploring the wilds of Papua New Guinea, including a three-night cruise along the Karawari River. You'll also attend the vibrant Mount Hagen Cultural Show, where upwards of 100 tribes will share their cultural traditions through colorful costumes, primal dances, and hypnotic music.

  • Morocco: Minarets & Medinas

    Morocco: Minarets & Medinas

    September 16September 26, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this journey through Morocco explores more than just Casablanca and Marrakech—though those cities are visited! Other important sites include the Roman ruins of Volubilis and the High Atlas Mountains where you'll meet and dine with a traditional Berber family.

  • Spoleto, Umbria, Italy

    Hill Town Gems of Italy

    September 21October 2, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this cultural journey explores Italy's prettiest hill towns, nestled between the sea and undulating farmland in the Marche region. You'll also visit the Sassi of Matera, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and explore the cobblestoned streets of Lecce.

  • Rovinj, Croatia

    Along the Dalmatian Coast: Croatia & Slovenia

    September 22October 2, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this overland adventure explores stunning coastlines of Croatia and Slovenia. You'll discover the twisting, narrow lanes of the medieval-walled city of Dubrovnik, stroll along the crystal-clear lakes of Plitvice National Park, and enjoy a train ride through the stunning cavers of Postojna.

  • Imperial Japan

    Imperial Japan

    October 9, 2018

    Offered through our sister company, Travcoa, spend three full days in Kyoto, Japan’s ancient capital, and enjoy an exclusive geisha experience with a local expert. You'll also cruise along Lake Ashi, which lies in the caldera of Mt. Hakone, and enjoy spectacular views of Mt. Fuji.

  • Machu Picchu, Peru

    Hiram Bingham's Hidden Peru

    October 18October 25, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this journey through Peru includes an overnight within the citadel of Machu Picchu—sunrise and sunset included. You'll also meet the locals of colorful Chinchero, experience the culture in the Valley of the Incas, and spend two nights aboard the luxurious Belmond Andean Explorer train.

  • Uruguay & Argentina

    Uruguay & Argentina: Tango, Vino & Patagonian Glaciers

    October 18October 30, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this journey explores breathtaking regions of Uruguay and Argentina. From the latter's renowned Uco Valley's Wine Road and its world-class wine, to the former's historic UNESCO World Heritage Site of Colonia del Sacramento, everyone will enjoy this exploration of southern South America.

  • In the Footsteps of the Pharaohs

    In the Footsteps of the Pharaohs

    October 25November 4, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this comprehensive tour through Egypt explores all of the major sites. From the legendary Sphinx in Giza and the awe-inspiring great pyramids to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Abu Simbel and the rock-hewn tomb of King Tut; you'll even enjoy a river cruise down the Nile!