Featured Gay-Friendly Tours

Splendors of Southeast Asia - HE Travel - December 23 to January 6 2019 Main Image

Splendors of Southeast Asia - HE Travel - December 23 to January 6 2019

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.

ETERNAL RIVERS - Spiritual Heart of India Main Image

ETERNAL RIVERS - Spiritual Heart of India

India is an explosion of colors, music, traditional garb, aromatic spices, bustling markets, and the beautiful sounds of reverential chants. As the seventh largest country in the world and the second most-populous, India home to many different cultures and religions. Incorporating the festivals of these various cultures into our tours provides the most memorable experiences for our guests.

Gay-Friendly Tours

Croatia Land Adventure Gay Tour (June 12 to 22, 2019) Main Image

Croatia Land Adventure Gay Tour (June 12 to 22, 2019)

Croatia is overflowing with adventure with all of it’s National Parks. On this gay travel tour, you’ll have the opportunity to hike the beautiful terrain, eat the delicious foods and explore the architecturally rich cities of Croatia. It is a great way to view the country and enjoy a variety of outdoor activities over eleven amazing days.

Ecuador Adventure Tour- March 12 to 18, 2019 Main Image

Ecuador Adventure Tour- March 12 to 18, 2019

Join us for a gay Ecuador tour that brings you down below… the equator, that is! Horseback riding through the hills of the Andes, hiking down into an extinct volcano crater and biking down the side of Cotopaxi Volcano await your arrival into this enchanting country.

Gay Malta Adventure Tour (September 28 to October 5, 2019) Main Image

Gay Malta Adventure Tour (September 28 to October 5, 2019)

Malta’s beautiful islands have long prompted territory wars, and some of its temples were built long before Stonehenge or Giza’s pyramids. When visiting now, Malta will remain for you an unforgettable experience. With some of the most sparkling waters in the world, Malta’s man-made monuments are a complement to these islands’ natural beauty.

Classical Gay Travel Turkey Cultural Tour - HE Travel (October 6 to 18, 2019) Main Image

Classical Gay Travel Turkey Cultural Tour - HE Travel (October 6 to 18, 2019)

From Istanbul to the ancient city of Ephesus, and the beautiful Turquoise Coast to the mysterious landscape of the Anatolian heartland. On this gay travel Turkey tour we’ll explore the best of this fascinating crossroads of civilization. Enjoy stunning city sites, archaeological wonders and a boat ride along the Coast in a classic vessel on our gay tour of Turkey.

Toto Tours: Eastern Balkans Main Image

Toto Tours: Eastern Balkans

Even though Bulgaria is not very famous amongst tourists, it is one of the few remaining exotic destinations of Europe. It has lovely unique architectural styles in each of its cities and towns, Roman ruins, and beautiful vistas lined with mountains, covered with forests and crossed by rivers.

Colorado Gay Dude Ranch (August 24 to 31,2019) Main Image

Colorado Gay Dude Ranch (August 24 to 31,2019)

Enjoy horseback riding, fly-fishing, mountain biking, whitewater rafting, a cattle drive and more. After each exhilarating day you’ll have plenty of time to relax poolside, take a gorgeous hike or play a round of pool at the guest house. The views are stunning from any spot on the property.

Antarctica Adventure - HE Travel (February 7 to 17, 2019) Main Image

Antarctica Adventure - HE Travel (February 7 to 17, 2019)

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)

Black Hole Drop Main Image

Black Hole Drop

The “Mother of all Caves”... Actun Loch Tunich! Start with a vigorous hike up into the foothills of the Maya Mountains to the mouth of the cave.  The edge of the Actun Loch Tunich sink hole sits over 300 feet above the basin below, 200 feet above the rain forest canopy that grows out from the sink hole basin.

Our fully trained caving guides rig a system of rappelling ropes for your descent to the basin below. The first 10 feet provides the adrenaline, the next 200 feet provides an unforgettable experience and sights to behold, the last 100 feet takes you down through the rain forest canopy.  The sink hole is not actually black, but you can’t see the bottom from where you start.  Once you’re at the bottom you rest with a delicious picnic lunch. The next question is… how do we get you out??? Climb of course!  After a return hike including some rock climbing, ladder climbing, and a lot of sweating, it’s just a short ride back to the lodge for a dip in the pool with a well deserved cold drink.

Costa Rica: The Dream Adventure Tour - HE Travel (December 12 to 20, 2019) Main Image

Costa Rica: The Dream Adventure Tour - HE Travel (December 12 to 20, 2019)

This gay Costa Rica dream adventure is the perfect mix of adrenaline and relaxation. We’ll have the opportunity to enjoy amazing accommodations hidden in the Dry Tropical Forest next to a thermal hot springs river. Dine under the stars with the sounds of nature all around and get the blood pumping with daily activities of zip-lining, rappelling and Tarzan swinging.

Grindelwald Gay Swiss Hiking Tour - HE Travel- (June 22 to 29, 2019) Main Image

Grindelwald Gay Swiss Hiking Tour - HE Travel- (June 22 to 29, 2019)

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.

ETERNAL RIVERS - Spiritual Heart of India Main Image

ETERNAL RIVERS - Spiritual Heart of India

India is an explosion of colors, music, traditional garb, aromatic spices, bustling markets, and the beautiful sounds of reverential chants. As the seventh largest country in the world and the second most-populous, India home to many different cultures and religions. Incorporating the festivals of these various cultures into our tours provides the most memorable experiences for our guests.

Colombia Adventure - HE Travel (February 2 to 9, 2020) Main Image

Colombia Adventure - HE Travel (February 2 to 9, 2020)

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)

Namibia African Adventure Tour (October 31 to November 11, 2019) Main Image

Namibia African Adventure Tour (October 31 to November 11, 2019)

Explore the heartland of Namibia, one of the most sparsely populated countries in Africa. Our gay tour of Namibia is a journey through a virtually undiscovered wilderness. We will show you all the wonders that Africa is known for. We’ll hike through deserts, and bike through otherworldly terrains. We’ll sleep under the stars and get up close and personal with the animals. After you see Namibia, Africa will never be the same.

Slovenia Gay Adventure Tour (August 10 to 17, 2019) Main Image

Slovenia Gay Adventure Tour (August 10 to 17, 2019)

This gay Slovenia tour includes some of Europe’s most stunning scenery and fun activities. You’ll have a delicious time touring parts of Slovenia’s “Tuscany” wine regions plus kayaking, hiking in Triglav National Park, hiking in the Julian Alps, rafting down the rapids of the Soča River, zip-lining above the Soča Valley and sightseeing in small Slovenian villages. Delicious meals every single day plus an outing to one of the world’s Top 50 Restaurants top off this tour with experiences in sights, sounds and tastes you’ll never forget.

River Cave Expedition Main Image

River Cave Expedition

Start off this amazing adventure with a 15 minute drive on our jungle buses to the caves branch river where you will tube along for 100 feet to the entrance of the cave system.

South Africa Heritage and Safari Tour - HE Travel (March 29 to April 6, 2019) Main Image

South Africa Heritage and Safari Tour - HE Travel (March 29 to April 6, 2019)

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.

China Adventure Tour - HE Travel - May 2019 Main Image

China Adventure Tour - HE Travel - May 2019

Join us on our China Adventure Tour of epic proportions! Among the picturesque mountains of southwest China’s Yunnan Province, cycle through villages holding tight to traditional Tibetan and other ethnic cultures. Raft along a mountain river, then hike to a Holy Waterfall, brimming with contagious spiritual energy. Experience romantic sunrises, partake in the feeding of the black snub-nosed monkey, and hike through the famous 10,000-foot-deep Tiger Leaping Gorge, almost twice as deep as the Grand Canyon! Experience all this and more as we take a 12-day journey through a region of China still mostly unchanged by the pace of modern life.

Wild Kiwi New Zealand - HE Travel (March 18 to 31, 2019) Main Image

Wild Kiwi New Zealand - HE Travel (March 18 to 31, 2019)

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!  (by HE Travel)

Splash! (Rafting the Grand Canyon) - HE Travel (Summer 2019) Main Image

Splash! (Rafting the Grand Canyon) - HE Travel (Summer 2019)

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)

Salt Lake City Bike Tour - HE Travel (June 1 to 8, 2019) Main Image

Salt Lake City Bike Tour - HE Travel (June 1 to 8, 2019)

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)

Flavors of Tuscany - HE Travel (September 15 to 22, 2019) Main Image

Flavors of Tuscany - HE Travel (September 15 to 22, 2019)

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)

Israel: Pride and Heritage - HE Travel (June 6 to 15, 2019) Main Image

Israel: Pride and Heritage - HE Travel (June 6 to 15, 2019)

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.

Gay Hiking to Machu Picchu – Salkantay Trek (July 13 to 24, 2019) Main Image

Gay Hiking to Machu Picchu – Salkantay Trek (July 13 to 24, 2019)

Hike one of the most remarkable trails in the entire world on our gay Incan Trails tour on the Salkantay Glacier route. Experience breathtaking views while hiking and camping for four days in a land of enchanting mystery. Our reward after hiking past glaciers, tropical forests, ancient temples and small villages is our destination: Machu Picchu, Lost City of the Incas.

Greek Classics - HE Travel (September 12 to 22, 2019) Main Image

Greek Classics - HE Travel (September 12 to 22, 2019)

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)

Mayan Wonders of the Yucatan - HE Travel (December 2018/January 2019) Main Image

Mayan Wonders of the Yucatan - HE Travel (December 2018/January 2019)

Join a fun gay group to enjoy endless white sandy beaches, winding rivers in lush tropical rainforests, deep blue cenotes and caves for swimming and hiking. Celebrate New Years Eve in the Yucatan Peninsula and immerse yourself in the history of Mayan civilization. Explore ancient ruins and pyramids. (by HE Travel)

Botwana Luxury Tour (April 6 to 14, 2019) Main Image

Botwana Luxury Tour (April 6 to 14, 2019)

Join HE Travel on our most luxurious gay safari to date! The combination and contrast of 5-star elegance and wild African jungle mystique make for an unbelievable adventure you will never forget!

Nile in Style: Cultural Tour and Cruise - HE Travel (November 17 to 28, 2018) Main Image

Nile in Style: Cultural Tour and Cruise - HE Travel (November 17 to 28, 2018)

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. (by HE Travel)

Cycling Arizona - HE Travel (April 6 to 13, 2019) Main Image

Cycling Arizona - HE Travel (April 6 to 13, 2019)

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)

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Waterfall Cave Expedition

Caves Branch Lodge offers guests a unique chance to brave six different waterfalls in a single day. By following an ancient river cave, participants must then gear up to tackle these waterfalls one at a time. Some include ancient Maya sites that were once used to perform sacred religious ceremonies.

New Zealand Gay Cultural Tour (March 5 to 16, 2019) Main Image

New Zealand Gay Cultural Tour (March 5 to 16, 2019)

Take a journey through the culturally rich New Zealand. A landscape so majestic it was decided The Lord of the Rings would be filmed there, and you’ll see why. In this beautiful gay cultural tour of New Zealand, you’ll see towering mountains, beautiful life cycles of penguins and albatross, inspiring architecture and enjoy delicious wines. See what it’s like to witness some of the amazing views from a vintage 1912 steamship, the TSS Earnslaw!

Provencal: Gay Travel France Biking Tour -HE Travel (May 19 to 26, 2019) Main Image

Provencal: Gay Travel France Biking Tour -HE Travel (May 19 to 26, 2019)

Visit castles, chapels, cafes, museums, meadows, vineyards, and a wildlife preserve on this gay bike tour of Provence, France. Stroll among the remains of a feudal fortress and a crumbled theater. Picnic at a Roman aqueduct. Bicycle through the magical forests and golden stone villages of Luberon. (by HE Travel)

Valley of the Chateaux Biking - HE Travel (August 23 to 30, 2019) Main Image

Valley of the Chateaux Biking - HE Travel (August 23 to 30, 2019)

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.

Scotland Gay Multisport Adventure Tour (September 15 to 22, 2019) Main Image

Scotland Gay Multisport Adventure Tour (September 15 to 22, 2019)

Take a journey to marvelous Scotland and enjoy the many adventures that await you. The landscape is gorgeous and the wildlife is majestic. Spend a week mountain biking, hiking, canoeing, zip lining and more. The charming villages we stay in along the way will take you back to a simpler time.

Toto Tours: Pantanal Wildlife Safari in Brazil Main Image

Toto Tours: Pantanal Wildlife Safari in Brazil

Located in the geographic center of South America, the Pantanal is the largest wetland plain on the entire planet. Even though the Amazon region is the biggest attraction in Brazil, the Pantanal is a much better place to see wildlife.

Splendors of Southeast Asia - HE Travel - December 23 to January 6 2019 Main Image

Splendors of Southeast Asia - HE Travel - December 23 to January 6 2019

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.

New Zealand Gay Cultural Tour (March 5 to 16, 2019) Main Image

New Zealand Gay Cultural Tour (March 5 to 16, 2019)

Take a journey through the culturally rich New Zealand. A landscape so majestic it was decided The Lord of the Rings would be filmed there, and you’ll see why. In this beautiful gay cultural tour of New Zealand, you’ll see towering mountains, beautiful life cycles of penguins and albatross, inspiring architecture and enjoy delicious wines. See what it’s like to witness some of the amazing views from a vintage 1912 steamship, the TSS Earnslaw!

Gay Portugal Cycling – Biking the Blue Coast- HE Travel (May 27 to June 2, 2019) Main Image

Gay Portugal Cycling – Biking the Blue Coast- HE Travel (May 27 to June 2, 2019)

Starting near Lisbon, our gay Portugal cycling trip takes us along quiet roads from the seaside hills of the Blue Coast through the agricultural region of Alentejo to the brilliant beaches of the Algarve. While hugging the Atlantic Coast, we’ll pass charming windmills, historic nautical sites, and quaint fishing villages. Experience the beauty and warm hospitality of Portugal!

Gay Safari in Tanzania - HE Travel (November 13 to 22, 2019) Main Image

Gay Safari in Tanzania - HE Travel (November 13 to 22, 2019)

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)

Mexico City Cultural Tour - March 28 to April 8, 2019 Main Image

Mexico City Cultural Tour - March 28 to April 8, 2019

Mexico City is the largest metropolis in the Western Hemisphere and is brimming with rich culture and awe-inspiring architecture. It can be hard to experience it all in one trip, so we’ve lined up plenty of big and hidden gems. We’ll visit ancient pyramids, take walks through interesting neighborhoods, enjoy a wide variety of arts, and have delicious food and drinks along the way.