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TourRadar Announces Top 100 Multi-Day Travel Experiences of the Year

Japan One Life Adventures is revealed as the #1 tour of 2019, based on traveler reviews in TourRadar's annual Tour of the Year Awards
TourRadar, the world’s largest online marketplace for multi-day tours, announced today its top 100 multi-day travel experiences of the year in the company's annual Tour of the Year (TOTY) Awards. According to traveler reviews from around the world, Japan One Life Adventures is the #1 tour of the year listed on TourRadar. 

Japan is a hot destination for travelers heading into next year as the country prepares to host the 2020 Olympics. The 10-day Japan One Life Adventures tour, which currently has over 700 reviews from travelers and a perfect five star rating on TourRadar, explores the unique culture and traditions of Japan, taking travelers to various locations stretching from Tokyo to Osaka. Highlights of the tour include a sushi making class, an overnight stay at a temple and, of course, karaoke. The tour operator, One Life Adventures, also takes concerted steps to ensure their tours are environmentally responsible by partnering with local suppliers to eliminating single use plastics from their operations. 

TourRadar’s Tour of the Year awards also recognizes 99 other outstanding multi-day tours based on country, region, and travel style. Each winner was chosen based on an algorithm that determines the overall quality of tours listed on TourRadar, with traveler reviews a key factor. These tours span the globe with experiences ranging from gorilla trekking in Uganda and sampling the best eats of Sicily to exploring Uzbekistan and cycling Vietnam. This year, 61 different tour operators won a TOTY award for their exceptional experiences.

“With over 40,000 different tours available, TourRadar has the most thorough collection of multi-day travel experiences you’ll find, including really obscure, locally-based tours that you may not be able to find elsewhere,” says Christian Wolters, Managing Director of North America. “Our travelers gave us a tremendous amount of feedback this year, and we want to congratulate these amazing tour operators that are helping to connect people to meaningful travel experiences."

“Being recognized for producing TourRadar’s top tour of the year is something our team will never forget,” wrote One Life Adventures Co-founders, Pierre Araman and Sean Mulhern, in a statement. “At One Life, we firmly believe that incredible things can happen when people are doing their best work and we always dedicate the success we have had over the years to the incredible group of people in our business who share the same vision, mission, and values. Heading into 2020, we can't wait to showcase even more destinations through our friends at TourRadar, who have played an extremely important role in our growth as a company and who act as a true partner.”

TourRadar’s Tour of the Year Winners: 

Travel Styles
Adventure – 7 Day Inca Jungle Adventure To Machu Picchu with Mountain Bike, Rafting, Zip Line and Trek by Inkayni Peru Tours
Polar Excursions – Antarctica Classic by G Adventures
Bicycle – Cycling Vietnam by Exodus Travels
Culinary – Small Group Sicily Food & Wine Tour by Sicily Activities
Family – Vietnam Family Holiday by Intrepid
Festivals & Events – 7-Day Halloween in Transylvania including 3 Halloween parties by Transylvania Live Expert in Transylvania
Gorilla Trekking – Uganda Gorilla Short Break - Basix by Intrepid
Hiking & Trekking – Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu - 4 Days by TreXperience
In-depth Cultural – Highlights of Morocco by G Adventures
Independent – Argentina & Chile: Amazing Patagonia - 13 days by Say Hueque Tours
Northern Lights – 5 Day - Snaefellsnes, South Coast and Northern Lights by Arctic Adventures
Photography – Photo Tour 5 - TEA Active Tour - Sand, Trees & Animals by TEA Tapajos Extreme Adventures
River Cruise – From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise)by Croisi Europe River Cruises
Safari – Kenya Wildlife Safari by Intrepid
Sailing – Phuket Sailing Adventure by Intrepid
Ski/Snowboard – Ski / Snowboard trip - perfect for solo travellers by the HOFNAR experience

Alaska – Alaska Adventure - 20 Days by Infinite Adventures
Amalfi Coast – Highlights of the Amalfi Coast by Exodus Travels
Bali – Bali Bucket List Original 10 Day Tour by Bali Bucket List Tours
Borneo – Classic Borneo by Intrepid
Central America – Central American Journey: Rainforests & Ruins by G Adventures
Cross Europe – European Pioneer by Topdeck
Eastern Europe – European Pioneer by Busabout
Everest – Everest Base Camp Trek by Nepal Hiking Team
Galapagos – Galapagos Essentials by Adventure Journeys
Golden Triangle – Explore Golden Triangle by Yolo India Tours
Hawaii – Hawaiian Explorer by Trafalgar
Himalaya – Himalayan Kingdom Culture tour Nepal-Tibet and Bhutan by Manakamana Treks Expedition
Kilimanjaro – Climb Kilimanjaro: 9 Days Lemosho Route by Altezza Travel
Machu Picchu – Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu - 4 Days by TreXperience
Patagonia – Patagonia Highlights by Tucan Travel
Petra – Petra & Wadi Rum 3 Day Tour from Jerusalem by Abraham Tours
Rocky Mountains – Rockies Premium Tour from Vancouver 2020 (34 Seats) by Discover Canada Tours
Scandinavia – Highlights of Scandinavia by CostSaver
Scotland – 5 Day Skye & Highland Fling by MacBackpackers
Silk Road – Tracks of the Silk Road - 13 Days by Travel China Guide Tours
Taj Mahal – Taj Mahal and Wildlife with Royal Stay at Castles by Swastik India Tours
Tuscany – Walking in Tuscany by Exodus Travels
USA - East Coast – New England's Fall Foliage (Summer 2019) by Insight Vacations
USA - South – Deep South And Delta Blues by Grand American Adventures
USA - West – 7 Day Southwest National Parks Grand Canyon Camping Tour by Bindlestiff Tours
Western Europe – European Wonder by Topdeck

Albania – Local Food & Unesco Heritage by Good Albania
Argentina – Patagonia Hiking by G Adventures
Australia – Absolute Aussie by Wild Kiwi
Bhutan – Best of Bhutan by World Tour Plan
Cambodia – Cambodia Intro by Intro Travel
Canada – Rockies Premium Tour from Vancouver 2020 (34 Seats) by Discover Canada Tours
Chile – 4-Days Discovery Puerto Natales & Torres del Paine by Signature DMC
China – 8 Days Small Group China Tour - Beijing - Xi'an - Shanghai by Travel China Guide Tours
Colombia – Colombia - Lost City Trekking by G Adventures
Costa Rica – Essential Costa Rica - Package with Manuel Antonio National Park by DS Costa Rica
Croatia – Dalmatian Voyager - Depart Split by Koda Sail
Ecuador – Ecuador Highlights 10 Days by Adventure Journeys
Egypt – Pharaohs Nile Cruise Adventure - 5-star by Beyond the Nile Tours
England – 3-Day Stonehenge, Glastonbury, Bath & the South West Coast Small-Group Tour from London by Rabbie's Tours
Ethiopia – 5 Days Classic Northern Ethiopia Tours by Ethio ToursbyLocals
Finland – Lapland 7 Days in Santa Claus Town on the Arctic Circle! by Nordic Unique Travels
France – Burgundy River Cruise Adventure by G Adventures
Georgia – Georgia GRAND Tour by This is Georgia
Germany – Best of Germany Summer 2019 by Trafalgar
Ghana – The Year Of Return Ghana 2020 ( Panafest ) by Olives Travel Tour Ghana
Greece – Greek Island Hopper (Fixed Itinerary) by Busabout
Iceland – 6 Day - Around Iceland Adventure by Arctic Adventures
India – Golden Triangle by G Adventures
Ireland – Great Atlantic Adventure small group tour - 7 Days by Overland Ireland
Israel – Coastal & Northern Israel - 5 Days by Abraham Tours
Italy – Small Group Tour of Sicily: Highlights by Sicily Activities
Japan – Japan One Life Adventures - 10 Days by One Life Adventures
Jordan – Best of Jordan - 3 Days by Jordan Private Tours and Travel
Kenya – Kenya Wildlife Safari by Intrepid
Laos – Laos Explorer XL by TruTravels
Madagascar – Highlights of Madagascar by G Adventures
Malaysia – Borneo – East Sabah Adventure by G Adventures
Mexico – Magic Mexico by Destination Services Mexico
Mongolia – Local Living Mongolia—Nomadic Life by G Adventures
Morocco – 3 Days / 2 Nights High Atlas Mountains and Sahara Adventure by Morocco Joy Travel
Myanmar (Burma) – Very Best of Myanmar - 11 Days by EMH Tours and Travel Group
Namibia – Wonders of Namibia National Geographic Journeys by National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures
Nepal – Nepal Classic Tour -11 Nights 12 Days by Himalayan Adventure Treks Tours
Netherlands – Best of Holland by Trafalgar
New Zealand – Vibe of the North' - New Zealand Tour for 18-35s! by Kiwi Vibes
Norway – Norway Fjord Trekking by G Adventures
Peru – Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu - 4 Days by TreXperience
Philippines – Philippines One Life Adventures - 10 Days by One Life Adventures
Poland – Best of Poland by Trafalgar
Portugal – Portugal in Depth by Globus
Romania – Classic Romania Tour in eight days from Bucharest- Small group tour by Rolandia
Russia – Back Roads of Russia: St Petersburg - Moscow by G Adventures
South Africa – 6-Day Group Garden Route & Addo Adventure Tour by Earthstompers Adventures
South Korea – Discover Korea Round Korea - 7 Days by HanaTour ITC
Spain – Spanish Wonder (9 Days) by Trafalgar
Sri Lanka – Sri Lanka One Life Adventures - 12 Days by One Life Adventures
Taiwan – Taiwan Island - 9 Days by Super Value Tours
Tanzania – Climb Kilimanjaro: 9 Days Lemosho Route by Altezza Travel
Thailand – Northern Thailand Adventure by TruTravels
Turkey – Turkey Classics Tour by Fez Travels
USA – 3 Day Southwest USA National Parks Tour from Las Vegas by Bindlestiff Tours
Uzbekistan – Uzbekistan Cultural Tour (Tashkent to Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva and back to Tashkent) by Steppe Journeys
Vietnam – Vietnam Experience by Contiki