Holidays for singles over 50s & 60s

Travelling single? Small group travel could be just the ticket

Is a Japanese onsen calling you? Or maybe a flavour-packed taco in the streets of Mexico City has your name on it? Whether you’re travelling solo, single or simply can’t be labelled, our small group tours are the perfect way to explore a destination and meet like-minded people. While our tours aren’t exclusively for single travellers in their 50s or 60s, you'll be part of a small group of intergenerational, adventure-hungry individuals who are just as keen to explore as you are. From swapping anecdotes over Aperols on the Amalfi Coast to late-night chats under the desert skies of Wadi Rum, it’s often those moments of connection – big and small – that are most memorable. 

Our trips


Group of older travellers cheers drinks in Essaouira
Single and keen to mingle?

Our trips can be great for singles over 50 and 60 as we take care of safety, logistics and transport so you can focus your time on the joy of travel. We don’t offer the classic ‘singles-only’ tours, but we do provide the perfect base for people looking to get to know others, usually a varied mix of ages, nationalities, cultures and more. Since our tours are so diverse, this could mean you’re on a trip with couples in their 40s, singles in their 20s, family groups or people travelling on their own in their fifties and beyond. Our tours aren’t specifically designed for making perfect matches, but hey, if it happens, it happens.

Group of Intrepid travellers pose for group photo in Cape Agulhus in South Africa
Small numbers, big sites

The best part of travelling in a small group is the friends you can make in the most unlikely of places – we’re talking while hiking the Inca Trail or cooking dhal in Sri Lanka. It also means a bunch of new faces to share the world’s most epic experiences with and a few people around to watch your back (especially when walking through a traffic crossing in Vietnam). No matter who you’re sharing your trip with, you’ll be docking at unbelievable sites, meeting local people and getting a one-of-a-kind journey - single or not, we think that's pretty epic.

Happy senior traveller looks back at camera in Maits Rest Rainforest in Victoria Australia
Safety and logistics

Travelling solo at any age can feel like a big deal, especially when venturing to far-off places. That’s why small group tours are the perfect fit, no matter if you’re travelling alone at 25 or 65. We’ll do the planning, manage the itinerary, handle the transport and keep safety in mind - all so you can immerse yourself to the max. Not to mention, your guide will be able to support you with potential language barriers, give recommendations, show you the best spots for photos and so much more. Don’t just take our word for it; find out for yourself.

Intrepid leader expounding on details to a group on the Amalfi Coast of Italy
Local knowledge and unique perspectives

Maybe you’ve already seen the big sites and now looking for a different experience or new perspective. That’s where we come in. Our tours are led by our Local Leaders, all of whom are experts in their corner of the world and are out there showing it to others right now. Their knowledge of their country’s attractions, delicacies, cultures and communities is something you probably won’t get to experience elsewhere. Find yourself ducking into unknown hotspots and learning more than just the basics when you’re on one of our trips.


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Premium Vietnam

Ronda · Traveled May 2024
This was a great trip. Our tour leader, Ha, was so knowledgeable and accommodating.
Review submitted 31 May 2024

Athens to Santorini

Stephen Floyd · Traveled May 2024
This was an amazing tour of the Cycladic islands in Greece. While Mykonos and Santorini lived up to their claim to fame for the picturesque views and friendly locals, Syros was the pleasant surprise with the old town (Anos Syros) and the food as well as limited crowds.
Review submitted 01 Jun 2024

Highlights of Italy

Brendan · Traveled May 2024
Intrepid's Europe Explorer was incredible! Packed with stunning cities, big and small, and the perfect mix of guided adventures and free time. Our amazing leaders made the experience unforgettable. Highly recommend for anyone wanting to see Europe in one epic trip!
Review submitted 01 Jun 2024

Egypt Adventure

Elisha · Traveled May 2024
Intrepid was an amazing tour place to choose the environmental and animal welfare side was something I didn't think much about when booking at home but I'm so glad we did. Our tour guid Sayed really made the trip for me. I was super worried about being ceoliac but Sayed made sure I had meals and helped me navigate through them which was a major relief. Will definitely be recommending intrepid and using them again
Review submitted 31 May 2024

Egypt Adventure

Megan · Traveled May 2024
The more I learn about Intrepid the more impressed I am. If you want to travel with a responsible company that cares about the communities they journey in, Intrepid is the touring company that stands out. They really care and want to provide good experiences for travellers and communities.
Review submitted 31 May 2024

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