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
Yemen – Socotra Island Nov 19 Nov 27 2019 $3220 USD: Socotra Island
Egypt – 10 Year Anniversary Nov 27 Dec 8 2019 $990-1290 USD: Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, Alexandria
The Saharan Odyssey Jan 4 Feb 11 2020 $1700-8050 USD: Algeria, Morocco, Western Sahara, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso
Angola March 1 March 7 2020 $2350: Luanda, Malanje, Kissama National Park
Syria March 29 April 7 2020 $1290 (will go lower if more people join, and discounts for returning monsooners): Beirut, Damascus, Homs, Palmyra, Sednaya, Maaloula, Crac des Chevaliers, Aleppo, + more!
Svalbard Oct 14 Oct 19 2020 $2550 USD: Longyearbyen, Barentsburg, Nordenskiöld, Pyramiden
Extreme Oz TBA TBA TBA $2000 USD: Papua New Guinea, Southern Australia, Tasmania
Pacific Island Hopping TBA TBA TBA $7000 USD: New Zealand, Niue, Cook Island, New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna, American Samoa, French Polynesia





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 2019 $800 USD, 4 nights, 5 days: Manila – Angeles – Laoag – Batac – Vigan – Manila
May Day In Cuba Apr 30 May 7 2019 $900 USD, 7 nights, 9 days: Havana-Trinidad-Cienfuegos-Santa Clara-Havana-Viñales (optional)
Colombia May 11 May 18 2019 $1295 USD, 8 nights, 9 days: Bogotá – Santa Marta – Sierra Nevada National Park – Cartagena – Medellín
Palawan Island Hopping Sep 30 Oct 09 2019 $845 USD, 8 nights, 9 days: Manila – Palawan Islands – Manila
Christmas in Myanmar Dec 20 Dec 27 2019 $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