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About Big Five Tours & Expeditions

Big Five Tours & Expeditions: Enriching Lives Through Distinctive Journeys Big Five Tours & Expeditions is a premier luxury travel company offering individualized vacations worldwide. From custom-designed, private vacations to fully-escorted, special-interest groups, Big Five luxury tour operators specialize in satisfying your discriminating taste for the ultimate travel experience. Travel on one of our distinctive journeys to your favorite exotic destinations that span Africa, South and Central America (including the Galapagos Islands), Asia and The Orient, South Pacific, Antarctica and The Arctic.   More than Three Decades of Quality and Integrity   Founded in 1973, Big Five Tours & Expeditions is renowned for customized, luxury soft adventure travel to more than 45 destinations worldwide. For more than 30 years we have stood at the forefront of distinguished luxury travel. We provide the latest destination offerings while focusing on low-impact, sustainable tourism that steadfastly supports environmentally responsible lodgings and cruise boats. Our trips are luxurious, adventurous and engaging, with an emphasis on culture, history and nature.   Award-winning Luxury Tour Operators   Big Five has an established record of top awards. We have frequently been among the Top Tour Operators in the World by readers of Travel+ Leisure magazine since 1999. We were also one of only three tour operators awarded “World’s Best Value” in 2007 also by Travel + Leisure. We have been named one of National Geographic Adventure’s “Best Luxury Outfitters on Earth” in 2007 as well as being featured in National Geographic Traveler’s “50 Trips of a Lifetime.” We are the preferred choice for the discriminating traveler for our superior guest satisfaction.   Our Specialty: Custom Designed, Guided Luxury Travel Programs   We design individualized vacations, unlike most "package tours" offered by other tour operators. Our locally hosted programs are led by carefully selected English-speaking representatives. Big Five's extensive worldwide operations network provides all of our guests with the security of local experienced travel professional, who are solely dedicated to your well-being and satisfaction. They insure that all logistics of your itinerary are handled flawlessly, as well as provide you complete assistance in the event of an unforeseen event or emergency. They also assure the quality of our product by securing the best vehicles, guides, hotels and cruise vessels of their type.   Professional Assistance from Our Expert Destination Specialists   When you contact Big Five Tours & Expeditions about travel to any of our exciting destinations, you receive a professional travel consultation with a dedicated Destination Specialist, who has personally experienced your itinerary. Their expert advice and timely response are hallmarks of our distinguished firm. Our Destination Specialists are committed to enriching lives and expanding understanding by planning journeys that deliver style, substance, comfort and value. Note to Travel Agents: We are pleased to consult with you to ensure that your clients are matched with the best luxury travel program for them, one that is sure to exceed their expectations.

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