For the online version please view www.eldertreks.com/enewsletters/201310
October 2013

Malawi, Zambia & Zimbabwe
Oman
Israel & Jordan
The Carpathians
Nepal
2013 Photo Contest
Antarctica
- weekly departures
French Polynesia
- Nov 02
- Nov 23
- Dec 14
Galapagos
- weekly departures!
Polar Bears of Churchill
- Oct 20
- Oct 22
- Oct 25
- Oct 29
- Nov 06
- Nov 09
Kingdoms of Southern Africa
- Oct 22
Egypt
- Oct 26
Venezuela
- Oct 30
Classic India
- Oct 31
Java & Bali
- Oct 31
Kenya & Tanzania
- Nov 01
Vietnam
- Nov 01
Patagonia Trekking
- Nov 07
Bangkok to Kunming
- Nov 08
Cuba
- Nov 09
Voodoo & Spirits of West Africa
- Nov 15
Antarctica
- weekly departures
Tribes & Temples of India
- Nov 22
Laos
- Nov 24
Sri Lanka
- Nov 27
Cuba
- Dec 07
- Dec 21
Burma
- Dec 11
Thailand & Cambodia
- Dec 17
Vietnam
- Dec 17
Costa Rica
- Dec 18
 

In this October edition of our ENEWSLETTER, we have 2 exciting announcements.

First - We are excited to officially announce our NEW TRIPS for 2014/2015 which you can now find on our website. These will also be listed in our NEW catalogue which you will be receiving very soon. We hope you will be among the first to explore these incredible new destinations with us. For details, read further...

Second - We will be announcing our EARLY BIRD discount campaign in the next few days. Many of our most popular trips are being discounted from 15% - 20%. Book early and save! You will receive an email when the sale is officially on in the next few days.



Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe


Apr 1 - 21, 2014
Sep 30 - Oct 20, 2014


Some of Africa's greatest gems are in the least crowded and off the beaten track regions. Experience superb wildlife during your safaris in incredible national parks. Be on the lookout for elephant, buffalo, crocodile, hippo, lion, hyena, and leopard. Visit sub Saharan ruins, local communities and schools, hear the thunder of Victoria Falls and enjoy the rare experience of walking with lions. Experience a 'forgotten Africa' you will not soon forget!



Oman


Apr 8 - 27, 2014
Oct 28 - Nov 16, 2014


A stunning contrast of beaches, mountains and deserts is one of the hidden treasures of the exotic Middle East. Add over a thousand ancient forts, castles and watchtowers, lively souks, Bedioun culture and you have an unforgettable authentic Arabian experience. Add the extravagance and architecture of Dubai and Abu Dhabi where we begin our adventure and you have a unique Middle Eastern experience filled with surprise and contrast.



Israel and Jordan


Mar 17 - Apr 5, 2014
Oct 6 - 25, 2014


Journey to the Holy Land - visit the religious sites of Jerusalem, enjoy a dip in the Dead Sea, experience Berber hospitiality and witness the natural beauty of the Red Sea at Eliat. In Jordan, we visit the stunning desert landscape of Wadi Rum and visit Petra, one of the 'new' Seven Ancient Wonders of the World. Enjoy stops at Mt. Nebo and the ruins at Jerash, a Roman City built on a site dating back to the Neolithic Age.



The Carpathians
Ukraine, Slovakia and Poland


May 15 - 31, 2014
Sep 18 - Oct 4, 2014


Journey to remote villages and mountains in a classic hiking trip starting in Krakow, Poland and finishing in Kiev, Ukraine. Enjoy ancient capitals, rural villages, stunning mountain ranges, museums, churches and monasteries on this 17 day journey. Our hikes and travels take us off the beaten path where local encounters are genuine and spontaneous. The journey concludes with a fast train into Kiev, Ukraine's capital, steeped in 1500 years of history.



Nepal


Apr 18 - May 5, 2014
Oct 15 - Nov 1, 2014


Typically known for having the world's highest peaks, Nepal also has beautiful hillside terraces, raging rivers and vibrant green lowland jungles. Our adventure highlights the natural and cultural features of Nepal - see the burning ghats at Pashupathinath, walk the ancient city of Bhaktapur, relax on a raft on the Seti River, explore Royal Chitwan National Park by jungle safari, and enjoy a mountain flight over Mt Everest, which stands at over 29,000 ft.



Annual Photo Contest


Once again you have the chance to win up to $1500 (towards your next ElderTreks adventure) just for submitting some of your best travel shots. The deadline for this years submissions are January 15, 2014. Good luck to all who enter!



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