What we're about

This group is for all the travel-lovers out there! In addition to the small-group international trips that we host, there are a variety of virtual events to join, and we will also try to host local meetup events which are a great way for all kinds of travelers to connect, swap stories, seek travel advice, and get inspired.

We like to encourage our community stay engaged, and host events that help you learn about different cultures and countries across the world.

For those you are interested, you can check out all the upcoming international trips we're hosting here (https://traversejourneys.com/trips/all), and sign up to receive updates and travel discounts here (https://traversejourneys.com/discounts-sign-up).

If an international trip we're hosting is of interest to you, go ahead and RSVP "yes" on the Meetup page. It just means that you'd like more information -- it is not an obligation to go!

Upcoming events (4+)

Costa Rica Beach Getaway

Costa Rica

February 7th-11th, 2023

For all the details and to secure your spot:
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/costa-rica/beach-getaway

This 5-day escape to a tropical paradise is the perfect way to unwind, explore or adventure. In the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica you'll be immersed in a blissfully uncrowded stretch of sand surrounded by lush forest. Your beach getaway offers included adventures but is also customizable depending on the level of activity you're up for. Recharge with lazy beach days, take up surfing on the world-renowned breaks, or hike the surrounding landscape. The itinerary also includes daily breakfasts, gourmet meals and plenty of restaurants offering local bites in the area. It's the perfect spot to rejuvenate, unwind and connect to the 'Pura Vida' way of life that Costa Rica is known for.

TRIP INCLUDES

Accommodations

  • 4 nights in a boutique hotel at the beach

Transportation

  • Airport transfer to/from Liberia Airport on arrival & departure
  • Transportation to/from departure point for sailing tour & for Eco Park

Activities

  • Sunset sailing tour with snorkeling stop included
  • Explore an Eco Park with choice of activities like zip-lining or horseback riding
  • More add-on activities: surf lessons, estuary kayaking tour, sea turtle nesting tour, massage & spa treatments, yoga, & more!

Meals

  • Daily breakfast + 2 lunches + 2 gourmet dinners
  • Open bar on sailing tour

Additional

  • Learn about our community partner + donation to their organization
  • Local Traverse host throughout your trip
  • Traverse representative assisting you from booking to departure
  • Adherence to our Covid-19 Safety and Risk Management Framework
  • Small group experience, max 12 people

For more information and to secure your spot:
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/costa-rica/beach-getaway

Northern India Eco-Tour

Delhi

$2,895.00

Join us on 9-day Northern India tour that goes along the traditional Golden Triangle route with an emphasis on cultural immersion, outdoor adventure, and sustainability. Starting in Delhi, we’ll see iconic architecture, including Humayun’s Tomb and the India Gate, before a community meal at a historic Sikh temple. We’ll visit one of the world’s oldest living cities, known as Varanasi. Then we'll make our way to Jaipur for more north Indian architecture and delicious street food completed with a boutique guesthouse stay. We'll then enjoy a hike through the Rajasthan hills for breathtaking views of the Amer Palace and Jai Garh Fort. We’ll visit the Kaurali Palace and enjoy a meal at an organic farm, where we learn about sustainability in the local area before finishing off the trip with a visit to the iconic Taj Mahal and Agra Fort.

End in Delhi or add on our 4-day nature and temple excursion in the tiger region of Madhya Pradesh, visiting the hidden gem of Orchha and the UNESCO World Heritage site of Khajuraho. You may also choose between a Mt. Everest, Sri Lanka, and Bhutan add-on.

FEBRUARY 10-18, 2023

Find full registration information, pictures and detailed itinerary here
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/india

TRIP INCLUDES:

  • 8 nights 3-star hotel and boutique guesthouse & palace hotel stays
  • Airport transfers + train & private vehicle transit between excursions + Delhi–Varanasi-Jaipur domestic flights
  • Full day Dehli exploration including Humayun’s Tomb, the India Gate, the President’s House, and the local markets
  • Visit to Bangla Sahib Gurudwara, the historically significant Sikh temple in Delhi with a community lunch and education
  • Varanasi experience including a visit to the ghats for the aarti ceremony and a morning boat ride on the Ganges river
  • Visit to Sarnath, the epicenter of Buddhism in India
  • Street food walk and tastings in Delhi and Jaipur
  • Meena tribal hike in Jaipur, Rajasthan with views of the Amer and Jaigarh forts
  • Visit to a heritage Anokhi museum to learn about the history and conservation of the block printing craft
  • Organic farm visit & meal with a local village walk to learn about sustainable agriculture in the area
  • Entry and guided visits to the Taj Mahal & Agra Fort
  • Daily breakfast + 7 dinners + 4 lunches

Find full registration information, pictures and detailed itinerary here
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/india

We hope to see you on this incredible trip!

Mexico Yoga & Cooking

San Miguel de Allende

$1,695.00

March 14th-19th, 2023
SPECIAL PILATES RETREAT WITH LEE VALLELY

October 30th-November 4th, 2023
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS WITH LETI ALVAREZ

For all the details and to secure your spot:
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/mexico-yoga-retreat

A 6-day retreat in the beautiful, mountainous state of Guanajuato, Mexico with twice daily yoga and local explorations. Discover the charming city of San Miguel de Allende, try your hand at cooking local cuisine, visit the birthplace of famous muralist Diego River, learn about native plants and sustainable agriculture in the region, and deepen your yoga practice in this vibrant epicenter of Mexican culture & cuisine.

TRIP INCLUDES:
Accommodations

  • 5 nights in boutique accommodations in San Miguel de Allende
    Transportation
  • Transfers to/from airport on arrival & departure days
  • Private van to & from Guanajuato City for day outing

Activities

  • Daily yoga (yoga mats provided)
  • Market outing & cooking class with a focus on local, organic ingredients
  • Tamale-making experience
  • Day trip to Guanajuato
  • Entrance to Las Grutas thermal cave pools
  • Optional winery tour add-on at an organic vineyard
  • Optional full day winery tour and visit to the historic town of Dolores Hidalgo

Meals

  • Daily healthy breakfast + 3 dinners + 1 lunch featuring fresh, local fare (vegetarian & vegan options available)

Additional

  • Community partner activity to learn about organic agriculture in the region + donation to their organization
  • Dedicated Traverse yoga instructor & host
  • Traverse representative assisting you from booking to departure
  • Adherence to our Covid-19 Safety and Risk Management Framework
  • Small group trip, max 12 people

For all the details and to secure your spot:
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/mexico-yoga-retreat

Wonder of Bhutan

Bhutan

February 18-22, 2023
*Add-on for our India trip
April 21-25, 2023
*Add-on for our Nepal trip

*Bhutan is an add-on trip for both our India or Nepal trips. You can also book solo. Click the destination link you're interested in, scroll down to the bottom of the page, and you'll see a PDF link for Bhutan.

For all the details and to secure your spot:
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/india
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/nepal

Unravel the wonders for yourself of this last Shangri-La, a land of snow-capped mountains, emerald green landscape, sturdy fortresses and gentle people. In Bhutan, tradition is real: The visitors can both see it and feel it. In a world where a thick cloak of globalization has all but smothered distinctive heritages, this self-reliant kingdom proudly stands alone. This trip will help you to experience and understand the authentic Bhutanese way of life. Drive from one valley town to another visiting temples, monasteries, dzongs, isolated villages, and the people. This trip is a wonderful immersion into Bhutanese culture where daily life is itself a form of art. An ultimate vacation in this mythical Himalayan Kingdom!

TRIP INCLUDES:
• 3 or 4 star hotel + all meals
• Explore Thimphu’s textile markets, national library, Buddha point and Trashichhoedzong fortress
• Paro Valley exploration including Simtokha Dzong and Ta Dzong watchtower
• Rural village & farmhouse excursion
• Private guide & driver
• Temple visits & Tigers Nest hike
• Taxes + entrance fees + Bhutan visa • Assistance with airfare from Delhi or Kathmandu

Additional

  • Local community partner visit + donation to their organization
  • Traverse representative assisting you from booking to departure
  • Adherence to our Covid-19 Safety and Risk Management Framework
  • Small group experience, max 12 people

For all the details and to secure your spot:
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/india
https://traversejourneys.com/trips/nepal

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Dominica Jungle Island Retreat

Douglas-Charles Airport

$2,695.00

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