Intrepid Sightseeing

  • Greece is the type of place where you can see ancient ruins while on the Metro - no biggie! Join this Athens tour to do this as well as sip ouzo, admire old and new architecture, and see a traditional Greek changing of the guard ceremony.
    Athens
    2.5 - 3 hours
  • Be one of the estimated nine million bicyclists in China on this Beijing tour. Spin your wheels through the backstreets and hutongs, stopping for some market appreciation, lunch, green tea, and a game of mahjong with the locals. Good luck winning that one, you're gonna need it!
    Beijing
    7-8 hours
  • Condors may be strong and skillful but sometimes even birds of prey get the blues. Visit a rehabilitation centre for condors that are down on their luck, then enjoy a nature walk, a visit to a sacred waterfall and some down time at a craft market. This Quito tour isn't full of the usual travel suspects. 
    Quito
    10 hours
  • A gold leaf church and an imposing monastery are what Quito’s Old Town is all about. See them both on this Quito tour as well as heading into the kitchen of a local bakery that has been mastering the art of quesadillas and Quiteñian sweets for four generations. 
    Quito
    6 hours
  • What could be cooler than heading 60 metres underground to hang in a Cold War era military bunker? Join this Moscow tour to scout out Soviet-era tunnels, admire the artwork that adorns the city's underground metro system, and sip tea with locals in a typical Russian café.
    Moscow
    3 - 3.5 hours
  • Give the tour buses a wide berth and experience the contradictions of modern Moscow from the ground level with a local insider. From lavish ultra-luxury hotels, to stark Soviet-era buildings, and those distinct gold-domed Orthodox churches, Moscow is mindblowing.
    Moscow
    3 - 3.5 hours
  • Join this St Petersburg tour to discover the gritty greats and strange sights of the 'burg - and make some new friends along the way! Visit the former homes of Lenin and Rasputin, sip on vodka in a bar filled with Soviet Airforce paraphernalia, find metro station art relics, and see a yard dedicated to the Wizard of Oz.  Ahhhh Russia, don't go changing!
    St. Petersburg
    2 hours
  • St Petersburg gives good monument, with enough palaces, cathedrals, fortresses, churches, and museums to keep Antiques Roadshow on air for another decade. Join this St Petersburg tour to see where stroganoff started, where Emperor Alexander II's life ended, and period architecture endures.
    St. Petersburg
    3 hours
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  • Get your Baltic bearings on this Riga tour that mixes tradition with modernity. See all the timeworn monuments and churches of Old Town before mixing it up in the newer 'hoods where arts hubs, cool cafes, and creative collectives reign supreme.
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    3.5 hours
  • Hit the local transit scene on this Budapest tour that uses trams, the metro, and your own two feet.  See the city's first department store, learn about Liszt, and explore Heroes' Square before rattling home on the vintage underground subway - the continent's oldest.
    Budapest
    3 hours

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