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Travel Companions Club was launched following feedback from many of our past and current travellers who appreciate the Innovative style, in-depth local connections and resources and who wish to further explore the world with 'peace of mind'. Travel Companions Club (TCC) welcomes solo travellers, friends and couples.

Please see below for 2019 / 2020 Travel Companions Club tours.


2019
April: Anzac Day Special - Option A

2019 Programme

Reflect on those who gave so much at the sites of Gallipoli, ANZAC Cove, Chunuk Bair and Lone Pine Cemetery. Tour with Travel Companions Club inclusive of dawn ANZAC Day commemorations.

Ex Istanbul
From $2775 pp / twin share
From $3962 single room


2019
May/June: Trans Mongolian Rail Journey

2019 Programme

Join tour host Colleen on our Travel Companions special Trans-Mongolian Rail journey Starting in Vladivostok (on the east coast of Russia) 25 May and ending in St Petersburg (on the west coast of Russia) 16 June. As part of your journey you will visit Ulan Ude, Ulaanbaatar, Irkutsk, Lake Baikal, Ekaterinburg and Moscow.


2019
September: Gorillas, Gameparks and Beaches

2019 Programme

Lock in an epic date with Africa in 2019! Why travel with The Safari Company's Kiwi-born Andy Kibby and champion chef Nicko Kamanga? Experience sensational game-viewing from an elevated safari truck and authentic, comfortable hotels & camps. All tours are personally hosted by Andy who has decades of experience guiding safaris in Africa and his on the ground knowledge and local connections always give travellers a unique African safari experience. Share this bucket-list adventure with new Travel Companions Club friends.


2019
September: Friends of Te Papa Egypt Hosted Tour (2nd Departure)

2019 Programme

Travel Companions is pleased to present the opportunity to join this exclusive tour in conjunction with the Friends of Te Papa and Innovative Travel. The tour will be hosted by New Zealand's former Ambassador to Egypt, Rene Wilson.


2020
June: Ancient Egyptian Tour

Explore Ancient Egypt on a special hosted tour with the Travel Companions Club in June 2020.

Highlights include:

  • Meet and assist inside immigration and your Egyptian visa on arrival
  • 1st stay in the Pyramids location, with pyramids view rooms
  • Visits the New Grand Egyptian Museum – opening in May 2020
  • Visit the magnificent Pyramids and Sphinx
  • More time in Luxor to visit special tombs and the house of Howard Carter, who discovered King Tutankhamun’s tomb
  • 3 night/4 day Nile Cruise
  • High Tea at the Sofitel Old Cataract Hotel in Aswan
  • City stay upon your return to Cairo
  • Visit to Tent Makers Street, the Khan El Khalili Bazaar and the Textile Museum
  • Take the opportunity to attend a cooking school in Cairo to learn more about Egyptian cuisine

Plus many more highlights.

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2018
August: Vietnam & Cambodia itinerary
Full itinerary


Last year, Colleen hosted our Vietnam and Cambodia tour, visiting the cultural highlights of Hanoi, an overnight cruise on stunning Halong Bay (A World Heritage UNESCO site), Hoi An, Da Lat, Ho Chi Minh City, Mekong floating markets and the ancient Angkor Temples of Siem Reap.


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