Intrepid Travel has unveiled more than 100 new tours for 2020, which will add more than 1,000 itineraries with more than 13,000 departures in the coming year, representing an increase of 11 per cent over 2019.
The B-Corp certified travel company will also be introducing a number of new destinations to its roster, including Sudan and Scotland, and will officially become a seven-continent operator with the launch of a new program of sustainable small-group Antarctica expeditions on the newly refurbished Ocean Endeavour ship, which will begin departing in October.
Some exciting new offerings for 2020 include:
- Greenland: A new 2020 Greenland Expedition, which explores the local Inuit culture, Nuuk - the country’s modern capitol, and the famed Ilulissat Ice fjord.
- Ukraine & Chernobyl: New Highlights of Ukraine trip that respectfully and safely taps into the dark tourism trend. Additional new trips to Ukraine include an epic journey through all of Eastern Europe, and 20- and 13-day itineraries that cover Moldova, Ukraine and Romania.
- Japan: A new trekking trip along the ancient countryside trails of Koya-san and Kumano Kodo and a tour of Japan’s northernmost island, Hokkaido, that includes days of dog sledding, whiskey distilleries and ice bars.
- Turkey: Four new itineraries available in 2020 to meet demand. Travelers can island hop on a coastal cruise, dive into the country’s history on Turkey Uncovered, discover the hidden gems of Turkey’s backroads and double the adventure with the Turkey and Georgia tour.
Intrepid Travel has also scoped out new, equally rugged and beautiful routes across the globe for those looking to hit the trails and take in views. These unique hikes and climbs include traversing the Transcaucasian Trail in Armenia, trekking from Portugal to Spain on the coastal Camino Trail and climbing the summits of Simien Mountain National Park in Ethiopia.
For more information and a full list of trips, visit www.intrepid.com.
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