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What type of adventure travel appeals to you?

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Is adventure travel for you? Would you prefer to scale a mountain in Colorado or the Himalayas, go scuba diving in the Caribbean or Australia, or wander through a farmer's market in Italy or Vietnam? What counts -- for each of us -- is the new ways we see the world -- and possibly make new friends in foreign places.
  1. Popular Adventure Travel
  2. Family Adventure Travel
  3. Dive, Snorkel and Other Water Sports
  4. Zip Lines and Sky High Adventure Travel
  1. Voluntourism --- Volunteer Travel Changes Lives
  2. Ecotourism Trips and Vacations
  3. Resorts and Regions for Adventure Travel

Popular Adventure Travel

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What type of adventure travel is most appealing to you?

Family Adventure Travel

Kids snowshoe race in Alaska

Taking the family on an adventure travel vacation can strengthen family bonds or be a disaster. Tips to plan family adventures and companies who offer great vacations.

Dive, Snorkel and Other Water Sports

Scuba Diving off Lady Elliot Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking and canoeing are just a few of many ways to get wet. Prefer to stay drier? Try adventure cruising.

Zip Lines and Sky High Adventure Travel

Stroll on canopy walkways 100 feet above the ground, slide from one treetop to the next on a zip line, or float overhead in a hot air balloon. How about sky diving, parasailing or piloting a fighter plane.

Voluntourism --- Volunteer Travel Changes Lives

i-to-i Meaningful Travel

Travelers who take volunteer vacations say: "This trip changed my life." Go scuba diving to help reef rescue efforts, read to kids at an orphanage, or rebuild homes after a natural disaster. These organizations will start you on your way.

Ecotourism Trips and Vacations

Amazon  River at Dawn

Ecotourism trips set you in stunning natural habitats, such as jungles or mountains, and let you meet locals in a way that minimizes any ecological impacts.

Resorts and Regions for Adventure Travel

Red Rock Canyon near Las Vegas, Nevada

These resorts and regions in North America and around the world are wonderful places to explore, whether you want to stretch your body or your mind.

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