Gay-Friendly Tours

Nile in Style: Cultural Tour and Cruise - HE Travel (November 2015) Main Image

Nile in Style: Cultural Tour and Cruise - HE Travel (November 2015)

Egypt has enchanted visitors throughout history and our gay Egypt tour is no exception. Join our small gay group us as we sail down the Nile on the ss Karim, a traditional paddle steamer built for kings. The riches of antiquity are our destination and our backdrop as we cruise through the land of the pharaohs.

Tuscan Trails: Italian Hiking - HE Travel (September 2015) Main Image

Tuscan Trails: Italian Hiking - HE Travel (September 2015)

Enjoy a week of fun! See Florence and the fairy-tale village of San Gimignano. Trek through orchards, vineyards, and woodland on our way to Radda to visit ancient stone villages, churches, farms, and Etruscan bridges, arches and burial mounds.

Greek Classics - HE Travel (September 20150 Main Image

Greek Classics - HE Travel (September 20150

Visit the classic landmarks of the Golden Age of Greece. The Parthenon, Nauplion, and then Corinth, Mycenae, Epidaurus, and Olympia. Visit Delphi, one of the most stunning of all the temples in mainland Greece. We finish our tour with one last grand night in Athens. (by HE Travel)

Valley of the Chateaux Biking - HE Travel (August 2015) Main Image

Valley of the Chateaux Biking - HE Travel (August 2015)

For 200 years, the kings of France outdid one another as they built palaces along the Loire Valley. Bicycle to Amboise, Chenonceau (where gay Henri III held drag parties), and Azay-le-Rideau. Our gay French bike tours are the perfect way to travel between the castles of France.

Vikings and Volcanoes: Gay Iceland Adventure - HE Travel (August 2015) Main Image

Vikings and Volcanoes: Gay Iceland Adventure - HE Travel (August 2015)

Join this gay Iceland tour and witness the extremes of Iceland: friendly descendants of Viking explorers; unspoiled lush wilderness, fuming volcanic craters, and rainbow-shrouded waterfalls; and a rich history including the world’s oldest parliament and some of folklore’s strangest sagas. (by HE Travel)

Gay Kauai: Adventure in Hawaii - HE Travel (August 2015) Main Image

Gay Kauai: Adventure in Hawaii - HE Travel (August 2015)

From the lush valleys of the Na Pali Coast, to the top of Waimea Canyon, our gay Kauai multi-sport adventure will put you on the water, onto ATV’s, and in the sky above prehistoric jungles. Enjoy ocean-view rooms, exquisite food & hospitality as we explore the “Garden Island” of Hawaii. (by HE Travel)

Grindelwald Gay Swiss Hiking Tour - HE Travel (July 2015) Main Image

Grindelwald Gay Swiss Hiking Tour - HE Travel (July 2015)

Three impressive Alpine peaks — the Eiger, Jungfrau, and Monch — rise abruptly from the river valley in the central Alps on this gay Swiss hiking tour. These “Oberland Giants” form a constant backdrop to the shining green meadows and breathtaking cliff side paths during our week of hiking.

Salt Lake City Bike Tour - HE Travel (June 2015) Main Image

Salt Lake City Bike Tour - HE Travel (June 2015)

Our gay biking & adventure tour of Salt Lake City provides days of adventure. Ride along the Jordan River Parkway Trail, & up several canyons. Learn local Mormon folklore. Soak in hot springs, ride the Alpine Slide & tour historic Park City. End the days among SLC’s vibrant gay night life. (by HE Travel)

South Africa Heritage and Safari Tour - HE Travel (March 2015) Main Image

South Africa Heritage and Safari Tour - HE Travel (March 2015)

From exciting Cape Town to the beautiful coast, our heritage tour offers a tantalizing sampler of the best South Africa has to offer, all with a group of friendly gay travelers. Experience magnificent views from atop Table Mountain, thrilling safaris at Moditlo River Lodge and Game Reserve, living history in Johannesburg and breathtaking Victoria Falls.

Spanish Treasures - HE Travel (April 2015) Main Image

Spanish Treasures - HE Travel (April 2015)

This gay holiday takes an intimate group of travelers to the most picturesque parts of Spain. Join us and explore the culture, history, and beauty of Madrid, Toledo, Seville, Cordoba, and the scenic countryside between.

China - Great Wall and Yangtze River - HE Travel (June 2015) Main Image

China - Great Wall and Yangtze River - HE Travel (June 2015)

Discover China’s history, culture, art, food and fascinating scenery on this gay travel China tour. Walk the Great Wall. Cruise the Yangtze River and see the Three Gorges. See Beijing, Xian and Shanghai. China is an exotic delight for the senses. Visit well-known sites & less-visited gems.

Atlantique: French Bike Tour - HE Travel (June 2015) Main Image

Atlantique: French Bike Tour - HE Travel (June 2015)

Ride from Nantes through cities, towns, inland valleys and winding coastal French landscapes on this gay France bike tour. Meander along rivers, enjoy ocean vistas, visit beaches, and ride to the islands of d’Yeu and Noirmoutier. Our tour ends in the port city of La Rochelle.

Argentina Heart and Soul - HE Travel (March 2015) Main Image

Argentina Heart and Soul - HE Travel (March 2015)

Argentina is a land of contrasts. Join us to witness its amazing beauty from Buenos Aires to the glaciers and mountains of the mystical land called Patagonia. For a complete contrast we conclude with an optional extension to the tropical mists of Iguazu Falls.

Colombia Adventure - HE Travel (February 2015) Main Image

Colombia Adventure - HE Travel (February 2015)

Our gay Colombia tour is an opportunity to escape the stresses of modern life. This tour’s activities reflect the rich & diverse natural habitat of this corner of the Andes. Enjoy mountain biking, paragliding, rappelling, caving, and ziplining, and meet the friendly people of Medellin. (by HE Travel)

Colors of Costa Rica Adventure - HE Travel (New Years Eve!) Main Image

Colors of Costa Rica Adventure - HE Travel (New Years Eve!)

Tiny Costa Rica is a treasure trove of natural marvels. We’ll sample much of what this amazing and gay-friendly little country has to offer. See San Jose, Monteverde, and the gay paradise and beaches of Manuel Antonio, as well as a wealth of tropical wildlife. (by HE Travel)

Puglia Villa Culinary Experience - HE Travel (Autumn 2014 & 2015) Main Image

Puglia Villa Culinary Experience - HE Travel (Autumn 2014 & 2015)

Savor the bounty of the rich traditions of Italy’s Adriatic coastal region of Puglia. By day explore mountain towns, seaside villages, Swabian castles and cave homes that pre-date the Renaissance. Then each evening relax in our authentic 14th century villa over a dinner featuring produce, meat and fish from the region, and olive oil and wine from the villa’s own fields. (by HE Travel)

Gay Safari in Tanzania - HE Travel (November 2014 & 2015) Main Image

Gay Safari in Tanzania - HE Travel (November 2014 & 2015)

We invite you to join our gay Tanzania safari & explore of one of the most well-preserved wilderness areas on earth. Tanzania has more land devoted to wildlife than anywhere else in the world. See what draws celebrities from around the world to spend days or even weeks in Tanzania. (by HE Travel)

Splendors of Southeast Asia - HE Travel (March 2015) Main Image

Splendors of Southeast Asia - HE Travel (March 2015)

Our friendly gay group will visit several regions of lush and historic Vietnam, as well as Cambodia’s mystical Angkor Wat. Explore the Paris-inspired architecture of Hanoi, sail in a junk on Halong Bay, relax on a tour of the Mekong River delta, and wander among ancient temples and ruins reclaimed by the jungle, all while lodging in deluxe hotels that reflect the character of their surroundings. Join our optional extension to beautiful Luang Prabang, Laos.

Wild Kiwi New Zealand - HE Travel (March 2015) Main Image

Wild Kiwi New Zealand - HE Travel (March 2015)

Our Gay Travel New Zealand Adventure happens in the adventure capital of the world! The variety and depth of natural beauty of this isolated South Pacific island group will impress and inspire you. Enjoy hiking trails and glaciers, kayaking, biking, canyoning, rafting, and bungy jumping!

Danube Dreams - HE Travel (August 2015) Main Image

Danube Dreams - HE Travel (August 2015)

Follow the romantic Danube through Central Europe along bike paths and quiet country roads between Vienna, Bratislava, and Budapest on this gay European bike tour. Savor regional cuisines while taking in the rolling countryside, castles, cathedrals, gracious hospitality, and gay friendly cities. An optional tour extension takes visitors on a walking tour of beautiful Prague. (by HE Travel)

Easter Island - HE Travel (July 2015) Main Image

Easter Island - HE Travel (July 2015)

The remote location and stark but stunning landscape offer an interesting mix of activities and wondrous natural attractions on this gay adventure tour on Easter Island. Hike and bike around the island from volcanic heights to ocean shores and visit its many Moai statues. (by HE Travel)

Flavors of Tuscany - HE Travel (September 2015) Main Image

Flavors of Tuscany - HE Travel (September 2015)

Italy was made for biking! Join this gay Italy bike tour and enjoy the friendly Italian people, varied landscapes, world-famous cuisine, castles and splendid palaces, Etruscan tombs, museums, and medieval villages that make each day of cycling a new adventure! (by HE Travel)

Machu Picchu Luxury Tour - HE Travel (July 2015) Main Image

Machu Picchu Luxury Tour - HE Travel (July 2015)

Stay 2 nights at the Machu Picchu ruins in the renowned Sanctuary Lodge. Contemplate the towering Andean peaks (Incan gods) at sunrise over Machu Picchu, dine at a private hacienda overlooking the Sacred Valley, shop Pisac’s colorful market, and be carried away by native music on this gay Machu Picchu & Peru tour. Conclude at the Hotel Monasterio, an amazing former monastery. (by HE Travel)

Israel: Pride and Heritage - HE Travel (May 2015) Main Image

Israel: Pride and Heritage - HE Travel (May 2015)

Explore the complexities, beauty and challenges of ancient and modern life on this gay Israel cultural tour. We’ll uncover the archaeological beginnings of three great religions, introduce you to a thriving LGBT community, and expose you to the social labyrinths of modern Israel. Consider an optional extension afterward to visit Petra and other landmarks of Jordan.

Bike France - Big Loire Little Loir - HE Travel (August 2015) Main Image

Bike France - Big Loire Little Loir - HE Travel (August 2015)

The perfect introduction to gay french bike tours. We begin on le Loir, a quiet river that weaves amongst French villages untouched by time. Bike along pastoral roads to tiny Troo, where townsfolk live in hobbit-style caves, explore Chateaudun and Chambord, and walk through quaint medieval towns. (by HE Travel)

Antarctica Adventure - HE Travel (January & February 2015) Main Image

Antarctica Adventure - HE Travel (January & February 2015)

A 10-day cruise along the waterways of the Antarctic Peninsula: rugged, savage, and teeming with extensive wildlife. Sail the Beagle Channel and Drake Passage, seeing icebergs, massive mountains and ice shelves. Step onto the continent, itself, and live an explorer’s dream.  (by HE Travel)

Galapagos Wildlife Adventures - HE Travel (July 2015) Main Image

Galapagos Wildlife Adventures - HE Travel (July 2015)

Existing in virtual isolation for millions of years, the Galapagos Islands are home to many species found nowhere else on Earth. Join this gay Galapagos tour with HE Travel and experience this abundance and variety of equatorial wildlife closely, as we walk, hike, snorkel, swim and imagine Darwin’s dream.

Octopus’s Garden - HE Travel (January 2015) Main Image

Octopus’s Garden - HE Travel (January 2015)

Join this gay scuba diving tour and plunge into the tropical Caribbean waters of a gay-friendly island paradise! Discover a colorful world beneath the waves. Far from the usual vacation spots, the Dutch island of Saba is known to scuba divers worldwide for its spectacular underwater landscapes. (by HE Travel)

Cycling Arizona - HE Travel (April 2015) Main Image

Cycling Arizona - HE Travel (April 2015)

Cycle miles of pristine bike trails on this gay Arizona bike tour. Enjoy city life in Tucson then ride south to see historic landmarks, rugged canyons, and blazing sunsets. Cross the border for a Mexican feast, and soak up the colorful character of the American Southwest. (by HE Travel)

Splash! (Rafting the Grand Canyon) - HE Travel -  May to Sept 2015 Main Image

Splash! (Rafting the Grand Canyon) - HE Travel -  May to Sept 2015

Marvel at the breathtaking grandeur and vistas of the Grand Canyon, ride thrilling whitewater roller coasters, hike remote canyons to cascading waterfalls, and take time for self-reflection in profound quiet, while the Colorado River whispers you to sleep each night. (by HE Travel)

Puglia Villa Biking Experience - HE Travel - (May, Oct 2015) Main Image

Puglia Villa Biking Experience - HE Travel - (May, Oct 2015)

Spend a week cycling along ancient Roman lanes, coastal drives and mountain paths. Each night, relax at an authentic gay owned and operated agriturismo, enjoying a glass of wine from the villa’s vineyards, gourmet meals, and a dip in the pool, with cute locals always stopping by to enjoy the festivities.

The Rainbow Journey Main Image

The Rainbow Journey

Join members of the LGBT community as they go about their lives and face daily challenges in Cuba.

Epic Fall Gay Men’s Retreat November 21 - 23, 2014 Sequoia, Kings Canyon, CA Main Image

Epic Fall Gay Men’s Retreat November 21 - 23, 2014 Sequoia, Kings Canyon, CA

This epic retreat lives up to its name - epic, for all you who are fabulous, and can’t wait to share and spread fabulousness around! Lets all join together, in heart centered circles for heart to heart conversations, absolutely fabulous home cooked meals, laughter, and sharing and spreading the spell of absolute EPIC magic!

DETOURS TRAVEL - 12 Days in Thailand Main Image

DETOURS TRAVEL - 12 Days in Thailand

An awe-inspiring place, Thailand has something for everyone. If you’re an adventure junkie, you’ll probably find yourself bungee jumping, SCUBA diving with sharks, or taking Muay-Thai kickboxing classes. If the wilder side of life isn’t your cup of tea, don’t despair – between elephant riding, Thai cooking classes, and the world’s most exotic beaches we’re confident you’ll find more than enough to keep you happy. As one of the most gay-friendly destinations in the world, Thailand is an opportunity to feel completely comfortable being yourself while experiencing a whole new side to life.

Monkey Lodge and Tours Main Image

Monkey Lodge and Tours

Come to Panama and enjoy this 8 days/7 nights tour. Experience the best of Panama at our bed and breakfast and a different tour almost every day.
Discover Panama from the city to the beaches, to our culture!

DETOURS TRAVEL - Greece Main Image

DETOURS TRAVEL - Greece

There is no amount of photos, video, or stories that can prepare a person for the incredibly captivating country that is Greece.

DETOURS TRAVEL - Costa Rica Main Image

DETOURS TRAVEL - Costa Rica

Explore the volcanoes, jungles, and rugged coast of Costa Rica!. The itineraries allow for spontaneous exploration to some of the most beautiful places in the world.

Private Luxury Railcars to Whitefish Montana Main Image

Private Luxury Railcars to Whitefish Montana

All inclusive Private Railcars
7 days August 10-17th &  August 19-25th
(round-trip travel, all meals, drinks included)
​Once at your destination use your private car as your rolling hotel, come and go as you please.
Enjoy travel, history, romance and intrigue all in one.

DETOURS TRAVEL - Thailand - 15 Day Main Image

DETOURS TRAVEL - Thailand - 15 Day

An awe-inspiring place, Thailand has something for everyone. If you’re an adventure junkie, you’ll probably find yourself bungee jumping, SCUBA diving with sharks, or taking Muay-Thai kickboxing classes. If the wilder side of life isn’t your cup of tea, don’t despair – between elephant riding, Thai cooking classes, and the world’s most exotic beaches we’re confident you’ll find more than enough to keep you happy. As one of the most gay-friendly destinations in the world, Thailand is an opportunity to feel completely comfortable being yourself while experiencing a whole new side to life.