Join a Monsoon!

Journey with the core staff of The Monsoon Diaries on our premier-level tours to destinations we’ve never been. These trips are our signature expeditions designed to push the limits of travel (aka monsooning).

Headliner Trips (Monsoons)

Our signature headliner trips, aka monsoons, designed and led personally by Calvin and his fellow monsooners.

Destination Start End Year Details
JanCôte d’Ivoire Jan 15 Jan 17 2023 $400 USD: Abidjan, Yamoussoukro, Grand Bassam
FebBurkina Faso Feb 2 Feb 7 2023 $1900 USD: Ouagadougou, Koudougou, Banfora, Sindou, Bobo Dioulasso, Tiébélé + Optional West Africa Hopper including Freetown, Sierra Leone + Monrovia, Liberia + Conarky, Guinea
MarSouth Sudan Mar 23 Mar 26 2023 $1400 USD: Juba, Mundari Camp, Terekeka
AprSouth Korea Mar 28 April 5 2023 $925 USD: Seoul, Busan, Boseong, Jeju Island
MayHorn of Africa Independence Day Tour May 14 May 25 2023 $1950-$3400 USD: Djbouti, Somalia/Somaliland, Eritrea — Djibouti City, Lake Abbe, Lake Assal, Hargeisa, Laas Geel, Berbera, Asmara, Massawa
JulGreek Island Hopping + Tomorrowland July 12 July 31 2023 $950-$3100: Athens, Meteora, Alimos, Poros, Dokos, Ermioni, Crete, OPTIONAL Extension to Tomorrowland in Belgium
AugPapua New Guinea Aug 16 Aug 29 2023 $1600-$4500 USD: Mt. Hagen & Bougainville
Georgia & Abkhazia May May TBD  TBD: Tbilisi, Stepantsminda, Bojormi, Batumi, Sukhumi
Kaliningrad & Lithuania Jul Jul TBD $590 USD: Kaliningrad, Vilinius, Trakai
Extreme Oz Aug Aug TBD $2000 USD: Southern Australia, Tasmania
Pacific Island Hopping Aug Aug TBD $6000 USD: New Zealand, Niue, Cook Island, New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna, American Samoa


Partner Trips

We’ve designed some of these ourselves, we’ve led trips there before, and now we’re offering them again with the help of our travel friends & partners around the globe!


Destination Start End Year Details
Extreme Philippines Apr 18 Apr 25 2023 $800 USD, 4 nights, 5 days: Manila – Angeles – Laoag – Batac – Vigan – Manila
May Day In Cuba Apr 30 May 7 2023 $900 USD, 7 nights, 9 days: Havana-Trinidad-Cienfuegos-Santa Clara-Havana-Viñales (optional)
Colombia May 11 May 18 2023 $1295 USD, 8 nights, 9 days: Bogotá – Santa Marta – Sierra Nevada National Park – Cartagena – Medellín
Palawan Island Hopping Sep 30 Oct 09 2023 $845 USD, 8 nights, 9 days: Manila – Palawan Islands – Manila
Christmas in Myanmar Dec 20 Dec 27 2023 $910 USD, 6 nights, 7 days: Yangon – Bagan – Mandalay – Nyaungshwe – Kalaw – Yangon


“Anytime” Trips (Trips On Demand)

Whenever you want to go, these destinations are offered all year-round, anytime you want (weather depending), on demand! We’ve set them up so you can just pick your dates and we’ll take care of the rest!

Destination Details
Unknown UAE $175 USD: Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Fujairah, Ras al Khaimah, Madha, Nahwa, optional day trip to Khasab (Musandam Oman) and/or Abu Dhabi – September to May weekends only. Maximum of 4 people per group.
Australia & New Zealand $1250-3700 USD: Sydney, Brisbane, Cairns, Great Barrier Reef, Uluru, Melbourne, Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Christchurch, Queenstown, Milford Sound
Antarctica $5550 USD (starting price) per person, various itineraries from Antarctica Peninsula to South Pole
The Baltic Crescent $750-1400 USD per person, various itineraries that include Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
Cuba $60 USD (starting price) per person, various itineraries including Havana-Trinidad-Cienfuegos-Santa Clara-Viñales
Private Palawan Island $200-$245 USD per night (group rate) or $895 USD per person for 1 week (sample price) of planned activities
Southern Africa $1850 USD per person, various itineraries that include South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe,
Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique

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