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Travelling in July

Explore below to discover the best travel experiences in July. Explore below to discover the best travel experiences in July.
Explore below to discover the best travel experiences in July. Explore below to discover the best travel experiences in July.
Where to Visit in July
We've selected some the best destinations to explore in July. Embark on inspiration. When you are ready, our travel experts are on hand to match your travel aspirations to a unique blend of places and experiences.We've selected some the best destinations to explore in July. Embark on inspiration. When you are ready, our travel experts are on hand to match your travel aspirations to a unique blend of places and experiences.
Jaguar In Pantanal Istock 918166020 By Tane Mahuta
Jaguar In Pantanal Istock 918166020 By Tane Mahuta
Combine the Amazon and Pantanal
The Amazon Rainforest and the Pantanal wetlands are the two most extraordinary ecosystems in Latin America. Visit them both together in July to see jaguar, ocelot, and an incredible array of birds as you cruise on the rivers, hike, and drive.
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Walking Safari People Sitting Wild Dogs Activities Puku Ridge Tcunniffe Extended
Walking Safari People Sitting Wild Dogs Activities Puku Ridge Tcunniffe Extended
Best Time for Walking Safaris
A walking safari is about the three Ps: prints, plants, and poo. It’s remarkable how much you can learn from them about the natural world! The walking safari was born in Zambia’s Luangwa Valley, which still has the most skilled, entertaining walking guides.
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People Swimming Emerald Rainforest Waterfall Boena Wilderness Lodge
People Swimming Emerald Rainforest Waterfall Boena Wilderness Lodge
Costa Rica Secret Season
Officially, July is within Costa Rica’s wet season, so very few people visit at this time. The reality is, however, that there is a window of several weeks in July when it’s dry, quiet, and you can see and do whatever you please.
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Lemur Portrait Ss
Lemur Portrait Ss
Time for Lemurs in Madagascar
Lemurs are the postcard mental image that we all have of Madagascar – and with good reason! With over 100 species of these bright-eyed, leaping primates, all endemic to this island, they are truly iconic.
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Air Ballon Governors Camp Masai Mara
Air Ballon Governors Camp Masai Mara
Best Game Viewing in Kenya
Traditionally, safari and the Masai Mara were almost synonymous with one another. July is the best time of year to witness the Great Migration in Kenya. Travelling with us, you'll stay in the most exclusive private reserves - your experience will be second to none.
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Atacama Desert Ss
Atacama Desert Ss
The Atacama & the Inca Trail
The Atacama is the driest true desert outside the poles, but in spite of its arid conditions, there are lizard, flamingo, and even penguin! Combine these natural curiosities with the man made wonders of Peru’s Sacred Valley, following the Inca Trail.
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Mountain Gorilla Baby Uganda Istock 1451551260
Meet a Silverback and His Family
Encountering a silverback mountain gorilla in the wild is thrilling, emotional, and a tiny bit scary all in one. Journeysmiths arranges private habituation experiences with the gorilla in Uganda and Rwanda, enabling you to get closer than anyone else.
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Local Woman On Boat Lake Titicaca Peru Istock 1438646857
Sail on the Roof of the World
There is no higher navigable lake than Lake Titicaca on the border of Bolivia and Peru. Sail between the floating man made islands, visit ancient ruins, watch Andean coot and other water birds, or simply sit back on the deck and admire the mountain views.
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Views Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp Skeleton Coast
Views Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp Skeleton Coast
Keep Cool in the Desert
Namibia’s deserts are not always hot: in fact, in July the country is pleasantly cool! Whether you want to quad bike across the dunes, track desert adapted elephant, or watch colonies of seal along the Skeleton Coast, it’s an excellent time of year.
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Salt Pan Sleep Out At Night Meno A Kwena
Salt Pan Sleep Out At Night Meno A Kwena
Sleep out in Makgadikgadi
Botswana’s Makgadikgadi Pan is one of the largest salt flats in the world. By day, you can explore its otherworldly landscape by quad bike, them wild camp by night, storytelling around the campfire and gazing up at the sparkling canopy of stars.
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Polar Bear Svalbard By Roger Brendhagen On Unsplash
Polar Bear Svalbard By Roger Brendhagen On Unsplash
Polar Bear & Ice Kingdom
The polar bear rules the ice. There is no other predator so powerful, so intimidating, or so enthralling to watch. This July, head north into the Arctic Circle, sailing from Svalbard to see the polar bear hunting, playing, swimming, and raising their cubs on the ice.
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Whales Cape South Africa Istock 138175173
Whale Watching off the Cape
The waters off the Cape are rich in marine life, and in whale and great white shark in particular. In July, you can often see the pods of whales from the cliffs, and if you sail out into the ocean they will swim alongside you, granting you a closer view.
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Chimpanzee In Gombe Tanzania Istock 468161713 By Seppfriedhuber
Chimpanzee In Gombe Tanzania Istock 468161713 By Seppfriedhuber
Chimpanzee & Lions in Mahale
Tanzania’s Mahale Mountains National Park is the only place on Earth where chimpanzee and lion co-exist. There are no roads within the park, so the best way to see the chimps is to track them on foot through their forested realm.
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Trip Ideas for July
Every itinerary we create is tailored to your interests and preferences. These handcrafted, luxury experiences, curated by our travel specialist, offer a glimpse into the possibilities when you travel with Journeysmiths in July.Every itinerary we create is tailored to your interests and preferences. These handcrafted, luxury experiences, curated by our travel specialist, offer a glimpse into the possibilities when you travel with Journeysmiths in July.
Guest Tent Duba Plains Camp
Guest Tent Duba Plains Camp
Explore Desert and Delta
Ultimate Luxury Botswana Safari
From the pristine wilderness of Linyanti, to the glistening floodplains of the Okavango Delta, and beyond to the shimmering salt flats of Makgadikgadi - this Botswana safari will leave you with incredible memories from beginning to end. Experience the diverse ecosystems and wildlife Botswana has to offer in this epic journey from plains, to delta to desert.
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Mokoro Exporation From Xigera Safari Lodge
Mokoro Exporation From Xigera Safari Lodge
Botswana and Cape Town Trip Idea
Safari and City in Ultimate Luxury
Travel across Southern Africa in complete luxury, staying at some of the most exclusive properties on the continent. With every single detail taken care of by exceptional guides and staff at each location, you can concentrate on what really matters - immersing yourself in an exclusive African safari experience.
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Livingstone Island Devils Pool
Livingstone Island Devils Pool
Tanzania Trip Idea
Victoria Falls and Safari
Indulge in a luxurious Zambian getaway. Start with the awe-inspiring Victoria Falls, then venture into the wilderness for an exclusive safari, encountering Zambia's diverse wildlife while unwinding in stunning accommodations, creating an unforgettable African adventure.
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Walking Up The Dunes In Sossusvlei
Walking Up The Dunes In Sossusvlei
Namibia and Botswana Trip Idea
Adventure in Namibia and Botswana
Embark on a journey through the wild terrains of Botswana and Namibia, experiencing the epitome of a luxury safari. Encounter majestic wildlife in the Okavango Delta, traverse the surreal landscapes of Namibia's deserts, and unwind in opulent lodges amidst nature's grandeur.
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Main Lodge Pool With Elephant Mhondoro Safari Lodge The Waterberg
Main Lodge Pool With Elephant Mhondoro Safari Lodge The Waterberg
South Africa Trip Idea
Malaria Free South Africa
The only country able to offer malaria-free safaris, South Africa is a wonderful choice for many looking for a luxury safari experience. Enjoy the abundance of wildlife on offer in some of the most exclusive private reserves, before exploring cosmopolitan Cape Town, where the glamour of the city meets the rugged outdoors.
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Kenya Migration River Crossing Istock 637041774 By Vlapaev
Kenya Migration River Crossing Istock 637041774 By Vlapaev
Kenya Trip Idea
The Great Migration
An expedition that marries the awe-inspiring spectacle of the Great Migration with lesser-known treasures. Explore iconic wonders and uncover hidden gems, blending bucket list adventures with thrilling discoveries for an unforgettable journey of contrasts.
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Infinity Pool Lodo Springs Laikipia
Infinity Pool Lodo Springs Laikipia
Kenya Trip Idea
Kenya Safari and Beach Adventure
Merge thrilling safari experiences amid iconic wildlife-rich landscapes with tranquil beachfront relaxation along the pristine shores of the Indian Ocean, creating an unforgettable journey of contrasts and indulgence.
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Mountain Gorilla In Rwanda Istock 154952227
Mountain Gorilla In Rwanda Istock 154952227
Rwanda Trip Idea
Rwanda and Tanzania
Experience a safari holiday like no other, with a journey across the remarkable landscapes of Rwanda and Tanzania. Be captivated by big game, search for primates in the rainforest, enjoy spectacular birdwatching and see the epic migration of wildebeest and plains game - all in one unforgettable trip you will regale for a lifetime.
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Morning In Machu Picchu Istock 682040222 By Dimarik
Morning In Machu Picchu Istock 682040222 By Dimarik
Peru Trip Idea
Luxury Peru
Embark on an opulent Peruvian odyssey, indulging in breath taking landscapes, exclusive accommodations, and culturally immersive experiences.
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Istock 172738343 Walking In The Andes Peru
Istock 172738343 Walking In The Andes Peru
Peru Trip Idea
Active Peru
Peru is the perfect place for an exhilarating adventure. Immerse yourself in thrilling activities, from trekking majestic peaks to exploring ancient ruins, for an adrenaline-fuelled experience.
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Aerial View Jao Camp Okavango Delta
Aerial View Jao Camp Okavango Delta
Botswana Family Trip Idea
Family Safari in Botswana
From the glistening floodplains of the Okavango Delta, to the pristine wilderness of Linyanti, and beyond to the shimmering salt flats of Makgadikgadi - this family friendly safari will leave you all with lifelong memories. Experience the diverse ecosystems and wildlife Botswana has to offer in this spectacular journey from Delta to Desert.
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Table Mountan Hike Cape Town Istock 1216765189
South Africa Family Trip Idea
South Africa Family Safari
See the splendour of South Africa as a family on this exclusive safari. Spend your days exploring captivating Cape Town, enjoying the delights of the Winelands and on safari, seeking out the abundant wildlife that roams the wilderness. No matter your age, this iconic safari will leave you with memories for a lifetime.
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Lion Mother Of Notches Rongai Pride With Cub In Masai Mara Kenya Ss Maggy Meyer
Lion Mother Of Notches Rongai Pride With Cub In Masai Mara Kenya Ss Maggy Meyer
Kenya Family Trip Idea
Family Safari in Kenya
From the iconic Masai Mara to the awe-inspiring Laikipia, explore Kenya as a family. Witness breathtaking wildlife and immerse yourselves in rich traditions for an unforgettable adventure in a land where the untamed wilderness thrives alongside vibrant cultures.
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Elephants In Tanzania Ss
Elephants In Tanzania Ss
Tanzania Family Trip Idea
Tanzania Family Safari
Create memories of a lifetime together on an epic family safari in Tanzania. Witness the endless, game-filled plains of the Serengeti, explore the natural wonder of the Ngorongoro Crater and experience the magnificent wildlife in Tarangire.
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Istock 187572264
Peru Trip Idea for Families
Family Adventure in Peru
Set off on a captivating family adventure in Peru, where ancient wonders and vibrant culture await. From exploring the mystical Machu Picchu to navigating the Amazon rainforest, this itinerary promises unforgettable moments that will weave the rich tapestry of Peru into the fabric of your family's cherished memories.
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