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

  • Intriguing Indochina

    Intriguing Indochina

    February 17March 1, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this adventure will introduce you to the timeless scenes of rural life, lush jungles, and golden temples of Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia. You'll also meet the unique hill tribes of Chiang Mai, and explore the temples of Angkor Wat and Ta Prohm.

  • Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem, Israel

    Mystical Israel

    April 9April 20, 2018

    Offered through our sister company, Travcoa, this overland adventure explores Israel’s most important sights, including Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Nazareth, Bethlehem, Galilee, and the Dead Sea.

  • Imperial Japan

    Imperial Japan

    April 17April 28, 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.

  • Spoleto, Umbria, Italy

    Hill Town Gems of Italy

    May 4May 15, 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. 

  • Forbidden City, China

    Legendary China

    May 4May 17, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, spend two weeks discovering China, including Beijing’s vast Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, and the Great Wall in the company of your private guide. You'll also meet the life-sized Terra Cotta Warrios in Xi'an and explore Kunming's Stone Forest.

  • Time of Your Life: Italian Style

    Time of Your Life: Italian Style

    May 10May 23, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this journey through Italy will leave you breathless. The villages on our Italian tour ares stunning, including visits to the therapeutic waters of Saturnia, the sublime beauty of Sardinia, and the stunning Cinque Terra.

  • Rovinj, Croatia

    Along the Dalmatian Coast: Croatia & Slovenia

    May 19May 29, 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.

  • 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.

  • Emerald Ireland & Belmond Grand Hibernian Train

    Emerald Ireland & Belmond Grand Hibernian Train

    September 21October 2, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this journey thoroughly explores the wonders of Ireland. From impressive Giant's Causeway to the legendary Blarney Stone, and from some of Ireland's most famous castles to the stunning Cliffs of Moher, you'll leave the Emerald Isle eager to return and see it all again.

  • 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.

  • Brazil, Alluring South America

    Alluring South America: Brazil, Argentina & Chile

    October 4October 16, 2018

    Offered through our sister company, Travcoa, this overland adventure brings you the very best of Brazil, Argentina, and Chile. Witness the thundering Iguaçu Falls from both the Argentinian and the Brazilian sides, gaze in awe at the stunning beauty of Patagonia, and get lost in the iconic vistas of Sugarloaf Mountain.

  • Forbidden City, China

    Legendary China

    October 8October 21, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, spend two weeks discovering China, including Beijing’s vast Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, and the Great Wall in the company of your private guide. You'll also meet the life-sized Terra Cotta Warrios in Xi'an and explore Kunming's Stone Forest.

  • 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.

  • Intriguing Indochina

    Intriguing Indochina

    October 13October 25, 2018

    Offered through our sister company Travcoa, this adventure will introduce you to the timeless scenes of rural life, lush jungles, and golden temples of Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia. You'll also meet the unique hill tribes of Chiang Mai, and explore the temples of Angkor Wat and Ta Prohm.

  • 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.

  • Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem, Israel

    Mystical Israel

    November 5November 16, 2018

    Offered through our sister company, Travcoa, this overland adventure explores Israel’s most important sights, including Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Nazareth, Bethlehem, Galilee, and the Dead Sea.