For the online version please view www.eldertreks.com/enewsletters/201212
December 2012

Southern Africa
Polar Bears
Heli-Hiking: Rockies
Antarctica
More Discounts!
Contests
French Polynesia
- Dec 15
- Jan 12
- Feb 02
- Feb 23
Antarctic
- Many departures!
Galapagos
- weekly departures!
Polar Bears of Churchill
- Many Departures in Oct and Nov
Cuba
- Dec 15
- Jan 05
- Feb 09
- Feb 23
Vietnam
- Dec 17
Thailand & Cambodia
- Dec 18
Costa Rica
- Dec 24
- Jan 30
Ethiopia
- Jan 03
Argentina & Chile
- Jan 05
Southeast Asia
- Jan 06
Burma
- Jan 10
Baja
- Jan 19
- Feb 02
- Feb 09
- Feb 16
- Feb 23
Cuba
- Jan 19
Thailand & Cambodia
- Jan 19
Laos
- Feb 09
 

Seasons Greetings from the staff at ElderTreks. By now you should have received our 2013/2014 catalogue. We hope there's some new adventures that have piqued your interest. ElderTreks has over 100 guaranteed trips now so you can safely book, knowing you won't be dissapointed. If you haven't already heard, ElderTreks is having an Early Bird sale! with savings from 10 - 25 percent. The sale will last until January 15, 2013 and we hope you'll take advantage of some big savings! Click here to view the list of discounted trips.

But there's more!




Splendors of Southern Africa


Sept 20 - Oct 14, 2013 - Save 25%!

We have added a second departure to our wildly popular Splendors of Southern Africa departure for Sept 20 - Oct 14/13. As a special incentive, we are offering 25% off this departure only (applicable to new bookings only).

This amazing 25-day safari highlights the best of Namibia, Botswana and Zambia. Meet the fascinating Himba tribe and the Bushmen, climb the highest dunes in the world at Sossusvlei, enjoy the wildlife of Ethosha National Park, Chobe National Park and the Okavango Delta. Elephants, lions, rhinos, and exotic birds comprise some of the fascinating wildlife we see. Our grand adventure is topped off with a visit to magnificent Victoria Falls, known as "The Smoke That Thunders."




Polar Bears of Churchill


departures throughout October and November 2013

If you've been thinking of seeing the Polar Bears in Churchill, now is a great time to book. Many of our departures have been discounted, and are now guaranteed. The season is short in Churchill, but there is still space on many departures. Join us for the ultimate Canadian wilderness experience October and November 2013.

Visit the premier location in the world for getting up close and personal to polar bears. It combines polar bear viewing, with activities in and around the community of Churchill, Manitoba. Enjoy the very unique experience of viewing wildlife from the comforts of a Tundra Buggy ®. Experience other activities such as dogsledding, museum visits, cultural programs and slide presentations. Included in this trip is a one year membership to Polar Bears International.




Heli Hiking in the Rockies


Imagine being transported by helicopter to snow capped peaks, and pristine crystal blue lakes. Here, you'll hike amongst some of the worlds most beautiful scenery, lead by experts guides, at a relaxed pace. This is Heli Hiking in the Canadian Rockies. We've discounted all departures this summer, and what an opportunity! You need not be an expert hiker to enjoy this tour, as all hiking levels can be accomodated. Trip Specialist Tine Jensen had the opportunity to participate in this trip, this past August and would love to share her experience. Call our office or email Tine@eldertreks.com for more info on this incredible adventure. But hurry, the reduced rate lasts only until Jan 15, 2013.




Antarctica


Discount 1: January & February 2013 departures - 2nd person receives 50% off - until Dec 31, 2012

Book a twin cabin, for a Jan & Feb/13 and the second person will receive 50% off.

Book a 2013/14 voyage and save 20% off cruise fare on the following select cabin categories:
  • Ocean Diamond (Suites and Balcony Suites)
  • Sea Spirit (Deluxe, Premium and Owners Suites)
  • Sea Adventurer (Deluxe cabins and Suites)




More!



Still looking for a getaway in early 2013? The following departures still have space available:




ElderTreks 2012 Photo Contest

Attention all you travel photographers. The deadline is quickly approaching for our 2012 photo contest. First prize is $1500.00 towards your next ElderTreks trip. Contest deadline is Jan 15, 2013 so submit those great photos! Click here to enter.



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