The previous year of 2010 was filled with anxiety about jobs and the economy. With 2011 now in full swing, it may be time to consider a 2011 vacation. There are a number of incredible travel destinations that offer wonderful travel tours. If you are looking for a fun travel experience this year, below is a list of the top 10 travel tours for 2011:
Europe – The Orient Express: When you take the Venice-Simplon Orient Express, you will enjoy a bit of old world charm of an everlasting lavish railway service. The Venice-Simplon Orient Express uses a large number of its old traditional routes such as the London to Venice route. The stylish and comfortable carriages resemble the 1920s and 1930s era.
Nepal – Mt. Everest: The world’s greatest mountain attracts many adventurers that enjoy the challenging and rewarding adventures of a lifetime. You will trek through Nepal’s awe-inspiring countryside and through Sherpa country where you will view the monastery at Thyangboche.
Oaxaca: A UNESCO world heritage site, Oaxaca, Mexico, offers delicious Mexican cuisine. Oaxaca is famous for luscious hot tamales, enchiladas, and quesadillas from fresh and local ingredients.
France – Tour De France’s L’Etape du Tour: Home to one of cycling’s grandest tours; you will enjoy the exquisiteness of France while enjoying delicious food.
Namibia: If you are interested in helping elephants, volunteer to help save the elephants of Namibia. It is an extremely rewarding experience. The Namib Desert is one of the planet’s last true wildernesses. As well, it is one of the largest conservation projects ever.
Pakistan – Basant kite festival: The immense kite festival takes place throughout the ancient city of Lahore. The festival is a major tourist attraction with amazing kites, whistles, and fireworks.
China- The Great Wall: Enjoy this challenging trek that includes the twisting and winding watchtowers and amazing views. You will learn all about China’s imperial past.
Run Morocco: The 100km challenge: An absolutely incredible journey that will allow you to learn about yourself and the world. You will experience ancient excavations, Atlas Mountains, the popular Marrakech and everything in between. Running 100km over 4 days is an amazing experience that will test your will and endurance.
India – Holi festival: A joyous and lively celebration, you will enjoy rainbow-hued powders (gulal) and scented water. Festivities include: bonfires at night an exciting activities during the day.
New York Marathon: World famous, The New York City Marathon is a challenging and fun event. You can run for yourself or run for charity. You will run with thousands participants from all over the world. While in New York, check out a Broadway show or have fun shopping at some of the most famous retail stores.
A travel tour is a great way to spend a vacation. Because there are so may great travel tour destinations, there is a travel tour that will please every traveler looking for fun, excitement, and even relaxation. 2011 is a great time to explore the world and make some wonderful memories. BOLA TANGKAS