Tour Packages and News for October 2012

Tour operator news, packages and promotions
G Adventures is gearing up for the 2016 Olympics with its six-day Rio de Janeiro Carnival Experience, priced from $1,909 per person, and the nine-day...
G Adventures is gearing up for the 2016 Olympics with its six-day Rio de Janeiro Carnival Experience, priced from $1,909 per person, and the nine-day Best of Brazil trip starting at $2,399 per person.// © 2012 Thinkstock

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North America
For a regional tour and culinary treat, Collette Vacations offers Collette Classic Touring: The Best of Eastern Canada, with two-night stays in Montreal, Quebec City, Ottawa and Toronto, including samplings of traditional foods, starting at $2,149.

South America
G Adventures is gearing up for the 2016 Olympics with its six-day Rio de Janeiro Carnival Experience, priced from $1,909 per person, and the nine-day Best of Brazil trip starting at $2,399 per person.

Europe
Travelers can save on the 11-day Classic Scandinavia tour from Virgin Vacations by booking before Dec. 14, which includes stops in Oslo, Lillehammer, Sogndal, Bergen, Gothenburg and Copenhagen for prices staring at $2,299.

Australia
Zicasso’s customizable 14-day trip to Sydney, Melbourne, Port Douglas and the Great Barrier Reef includes a viewing by hot air balloon or sea cruise of the 2012 Total Solar Eclipse on Nov. 14.

Asia
Travelers on Travel Indochina’s 11-day Vietnam Culinary Discovery will learn about the people and traditions of Vietnam through cooking classes and visits to Hanoi, Halong Bay, Saigon and more, beginning at $1,995 per person.

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