Luxury travel for the wild at heart

Experts in custom private travel

We travel differently. Extraordinary Journeys creates one-of-a-kind luxury and life-changing travel experiences. Tell us about the trip you’re dreaming of taking — we will make it a reality.

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Explore our top African destinations

Years of living and working in Africa have instilled founders Marcia and Elizabeth Gordon with a sure sense of what makes a memorable safari. It is a sensibility that is shared by our team, most of whom have traveled extensively and lived overseas. We truly believe that you can “have it all” on our best safari – comfort, adventure, and style.

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Luxury South America travel

South America is renowned for such destinations, from the ice shelves of Chilean Patagonia to Peru’s sacred valleys and the pristine beaches of the Galapagos. We pride ourselves on being experts at what we do, and are focusing on the areas we love and know best: Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina, and Colombia.

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We are passionate about travel, conservation, nature and people.

A mother-daughter team with decades of experience living and working in Africa to help you plan a tailor-made safari for you.

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Browse some of our sample trips

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Exploring Australia’s Cities, Reef, and Mountains

Trendy Melbourne, wondrous Great Barrier Reef, sprawling Scenic Rim, and must-see Sydney

14 Days
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Luxury Ecuador

Visit the Galapagos Islands, the Andean Highlands, and the Avenue of Volcanoes

12 Days | $9,150 per person
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An Ultra-Luxurious Safari in Botswana

Conservation and luxury go hand in hand in this classic Okavango Delta itinerary

10 Days | $20,450 per person

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