Get away for an empowering women-only adventure trip with these new itineraries from female-driven tour providers and travel experts.
Croatia is a hot destination and Wild Women Expeditions takes you there with its Kaleidoscopic Croatian Multisport itinerary. The 13-day trip is not for those looking to explore at a leisurely pace, though. The itinerary promises up to six hours of hiking or four hours of paddling and cycling each, almost every day.
Guests start out in Zagreb, before checking out a nature park on the Croatian-Serbian border. Dine alongside locals and hear about Yugoslavian rule prior to the early 1990s. Explore the wild side of Croatia with visits to national and nature parks, all while admiring the country’s history and culture.
The itinerary starts at just more than $4,500 per person and departures take place in May, September and October.
Austin Adventures also has an active itinerary for women looking to get away. The company’s seven-day cycling and hiking vacation shows off the best of France’s Loire Valley. To fuel the adventure and the itinerary’s rapid pace, guests enjoy a wealth of French cuisine.
The itinerary starts at just more than $3,500 per person and takes place May 26–June 1.
Yellowstone National Park
There’s no need to leave the country to find yourself, along with your closest gal pals, though. Austin Adventures also has a Wyoming and Montana itinerary that takes intrepid travelers to the Northern Rockies, Yellowstone National Park and more. The itinerary includes river rafting among the Snake River rapids, hiking through Yellowstone, zip lining over cliffs and rivers and more. The itinerary departs July 24 and the eight-day trip costs $4,000.
There’s an additional Yellowstone-only itinerary that’s six days and starts at just less than $3,000, with a September departure.
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Capturing a shot of ourselves in the most impressive, gorgeous places on earth can feel like an uncontrollable compulsion. But taking selfies can be dangerous, and even deadly without the right safety protocols in place. According to a selfies study from researchers associated with the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, more than 250 people died while taking selfies over six years. And that number only accounts for people who lost their lives to the selfie craze and doesn't account for injuries.