Change your travel dreams into a reality with a $1 deposit

Have you ever dreamed of challenging yourself to a hike in the remotest parts of Patagonia, in search of glaciers as far as they eye can see? Or perhaps you’ve daydreamed, curious about eating street food in a smoky marketplace in Vietnam, alongside smiling locals?  Whatever your travel dream entails, there’s never been a better time to Be Intrepid.  Change your travel dream into a reality with a $1 deposit and join us for the adventure of a lifetime.  Terms and conditions apply*.

From 15 August 2018 to 30 September 2018, only $1 deposit will be required to secure your Intrepid Travel trip until Friday 16 November - on which date the deposit balance must be paid in full ($999 on Gorilla trips, $98 on ATA and 18-29 trips and $399 on other Intrepid trips). Full payment is required 56 days prior to departure. If booking within 56 days of departure, full payment is due immediately. 


Valid for all available departures. The offer applies to the land tour price only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and is not combinable. Multiple $1 deposit bookings may not overlap in travel dates, however consecutive $1 deposit bookings are permitted.  The offer can be applied to new bookings only and cannot be used in conjunction with another offer or discount. If the traveller wishes to cancel and rebook or to change dates or tours, they will be required to pay the full $400 deposit towards the new trip.  This is applicable even inside promotional period.


The $1 deposit can be paid towards any Intrepid small group adventure or short break with the below exclusions: Polar trips – includes all itineraries in the Arctic and Antarctic; Private groups; Adventure Cruises including Galapagos Queen Beatrice trips, Expedition trips; Excluded trips are: GGOP, GGOX, UBWS, KFZG, WBSA, HHSI, CJZT, FESC, ENSC, XMSM, WBSY, ERSN, HNXV, YGSD, CBSG, TSST, HJSN, HHSA. Gorilla SBA: YGAG, Inca Trail trips - pre purchased permits are required to secure the trek.  Excluded trips are: GGSEC, GGCLC, GGCRC, GGTBC, GGTWC, GGSAC, GGSUC, GGSYC, GGBL, GGHA-C, GGHC-O, GGKIC, GGKY, GGSA, GGSQ, GGTA, GGSFC, GGHK-O, GGBNC, GGBPC, GGBTC, GGBWC, GGBQC, GGBQC, GGBZC; Peru trips operated by local partner Dragoman will be booked onto alternate Quechua trek.  If passenger chooses to book the Inca Trail instead, full $400 deposit will need to be collected.


Standard booking conditions apply as per Intrepid website  All tours are subject to availability. Prices, itineraries and inclusions are subject to change without notice. 

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