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
Sudan & South Sudan Nov 17 Nov 25 2021 $2500: Khartoum, Old Dongola, Kerma, Tombus, Soleb, Karima, Nuri, Meroe, Juba, Mundari Villages
St. Lucia & Martinique (Yacht Week) Jan 2 Jan 10 2022 $2400 USD: Marina du Marin, Anse d’Arlet, Rodney Bay, The Pitons, The Pitons, Pigeon Island, Sainte Anne + more!
Syria Mar 8 Mar 15 2022 $1290 USD: Beirut, Damascus, Homs, Palmyra, Sednaya, Maaloula, Crac des Chevaliers, Aleppo, + more! Last Day to sign up for USA Passports: TBD
Polynesia & Tahiti (Yacht Week) April 22 April 30 2022 $2900 USD: Raiatea, Huahine, Taha’a, Bora Bora, Motu Mahaea
Wales May 28 Jun 3 2022 $950 USD: London, Stonehenge, Tintern Abbey, Cardiff, PenarthCosemestonCaeruLlandaff CathedralCastell Coch, Cardiff Bay, Brecon National Park, RhossilSwansea, Wales Coast, Portmeiron, Caenarfon, Conwy, Manchester
The Arctic Circle: Svalbard Jun 20 Jun 29 2022 $4500 USD: Longyearbyen, Barentsburg, Nordenskiöld, Raudfjorden, Monaco Glacier, Liefdefjorden, Hinlopen Strait, Nordaustlandet, Seven Islands, Spitsbergen, edge of the Continental Shelf, Forlandsundet, 80° north (870km from the North Pole)
Kaliningrad & Lithuania TBD TBD 2022 $590 USD: Kaliningrad, Vilinius, Trakai
Extreme Oz TBD TBD TBD $2000 USD: Papua New Guinea, Southern Australia, Tasmania
Pacific Island Hopping TBD TBD 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 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