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TORONTO — G Adventures has unveiled its lineup of fall 2019 fams with departures in October and November to a wide range of destinations including Peru, Turkey and Egypt.
The fams are priced at $399 to $599 per person and available to Canadian travel agents. Pricing is based on land only and durations range from eight to 12 days.
Here’s a look at the lineup:
Explore Northern Peru – 9 days, $599, departing Oct. 16, 2019
Venture and explore fortified cities that were once bustling hubs of early civilizations and visit museums and burial tombs used by pre-Inca cultures. This fam focuses on the discovery of ancient vestiges of north Peruvian cultures and understanding the country’s ancient path.
Best of Turkey – 8 days, $399, departing Oct. 26, 2019
This journey ventures to the WWI battlefield of Gallipolli, the legendary city of Troy and the streets of Ephesus. A trip to the white cliff pools of Pamukkale and exploring the city’s bazaars, mosques, and tea houses are also highlights.
Mayan Encounter – 12 days, $399, departing Nov. 2, 2019
Trek through the Mayan ruins and relax on white-sand beaches. An adventure that gives you an authentic taste of Belize, Guatemala, and Mexico with a combination of ancient ruins and crystalline waters of the Caribbean. Explore the ruins of Tikal, snorkel with stingrays, lounge in Caye Caulker and finish up in Playa del Carmen.
Egypt Upgraded – 12 days, $599, departing Nov. 27, 2019
This trip includes a three-day Nile cruise, and discovering the secrets of the Great Pyramids and exploring the Valley of the Kings.
“We’re looking forward to hosting our agent partners on our FAMs this fall. A big part of understanding the G Adventures experience, brand and culture is experiencing it first-hand. Also, we know it’s much easier for agents to sell a product if they have first-hand knowledge,” says Aizaz Sheikh, Canadian Marketing Director, G Adventures.
Interested agents can contact their local Global Purpose Specialist for more information. Applications can be submitted until June 16, 2019 at: cadfams.com/.
Qualified agents will be notified in July.