During decisions of such magnitude, we surely use more than one heuristic to make our selection. Often times the decision is made for abstract couldn’t really tell you why reasons. Regardless, there are solid methods of discovering which destination is right for you, and that’s matching your traveller type to the strengths of your destination.
I previously asked the question What Kind of Traveller Are You? Here I’ll we’ll a little further and match specific trips to each traveller type.
The Cultural Traveller
Try » Morocco, Walking with the Nomads
So you want a fully immersive cultural experience? Try following a migrating Moroccan tribe through the High Atlas Mountains towards Jebel Saghro on a 9-day Morocco trekking holiday. This special trek puts you in the heart of a cultural that is likely very different than your own.
Try » Tanzania, Kilimanjaro and The Serengeti Roof of Africa
Two common items on an adventurer’s bucketlist are climbing a mountain and going on safari. Why not cross them both off in one fowl swoop in Tanzania! After an epic climb to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro, we’ll head to The Serengeti for a wildlife safari.
The Wandering Free Spirit
Try » India, Royal Rajasthan from Delhi to Rishikesh
The Wandering Free Spirit will find a little bit of everything a India adventure tour. One of the spiritual capitals of the world, India is known for its overwhelming pace and having something new around every corner.
The Historic Crusader
Try » Turkey, Cappadocia to the Mediterranean
History buffs will find a lifetime’s worth of material on a Turkey adventure holiday. The sun-worshiping Hittites, Greeks, Persians, and Byzantines have all left their mark on the soil of Turkey. What’s left is a stimulating country with never-ending secrets left for tomorrow.
The Soft Adventurer
Try » Costa Rica, A Costa Rican Adventure
For those of us who want a well-paced adventure with some leisure time on the side, The Costa Rican Adventure is the perfect blend of activity and relaxation. For instance, after hiking a volcano, we soaking in hot springs at it’s base!
The Holiday Hound
Try » Costa Rica, The Ultimate Adventure Medley
For the energetic traveller with a time crunch, fitting as much in as possible is key. Costa Rica’s Ultimate Adventure Medley does just that. Biking, hiking, rafting, kayaking and zip-lining all within 9-days makes this the ultimate Costa Rica adventure travel experience.
Try » Thailand, Volunteer Multi-sport
Nothing feels better than giving back, and a great place to do it is in Thailand. The Volunteer Multi-sport merges a wide variety of adventure activities with teaching and outreach within local communities.
The Family Traveller
Try » Vietnam, Family Fusion
A great way to foster togetherness is through quality time fused with excitement. That is the prerogative of Vietnam Family Adventure. From hotels to trains to sailboats to homestays, the whole family will benefit from a safe and stimulating vacation.