Route

Actual route

Panama (1-12 June / 11 days)
Panama City (1-4 June)
Boquete (5-8 June)
Bocas Del Toro (8-12 June)

Costa Rica (12-21 June / 9 days)
Puerto Viejo (12-14 June)
San Jose (14-15 June)
Manuel Antonio National Park (15-17 June)
Monteverde (17-21 June)

USA (21-22 June / 1 day)
Miami (21-22 June)

Honduras (22-29 June / 7 days)
Roatan (22-29 June)

USA (29 June-4 July / 5 days)
Miami (29 June-4 July)

Chile (5-10 July / 5 days)
San Pedro De Atacama (5-10 July)

Argentina (10-18 July / 8 days)
Tilcara (10-13 July)
Salta (13-15 July)
Cafayate (15-17 July)
Tucuman (17-18 July)

Uruguay (19-24 July / 5 days)
Colonia Del Sacramento (19-21 July)
El Galope (21-24 July)

Argentina (25 July-2 Aug / 8 days)
Buenos Aires (25-30 July)
Mendoza (30 July-2 Aug)

Mexico (3-19 Aug / 16 days)
Mexico City (3-9 Aug)
San Miguel de Allende (9-11 Aug)
Guanajuato (11-14 Aug)
Sayulita (14-19 Aug)

Canada (19 Aug-5 Sep / 17 days)
Calgary (19-20 Aug)
Banff (20-23 Aug)
Golden (23-25 Aug)
Jasper (25-29 Aug)
Kamloops (29-30 Aug)
Whistler (30 Aug-1 Sep)
Vancouver (1-5 Sep)

USA (5-21 Sep / 16 days)
Seattle (5-9 Sep)
Portland (9-13 Sep)
Bozeman (13-14 Sep)
Teton Village [Grand Teton National Park] (14-16 Sep)
West Yellowstone [Yellowstone National Park] (16-17 Sep)
Old Faithful [Yellowstone National Park] (17-18 Sep)
Bozeman (18-19 Sep)
Portland (19-20 Sep)
Los Angeles (20-21 Sep)

Peru (21 Sep-5 Oct / 14 days)
Lima (21-23 Sep)
Mancora (23-28 Sep)
Ollantaytambo (28 Sep-1 Oct)
Cuzco (1-4 Oct)
Lima (4-5 Oct)

USA (5 Oct-10 Nov / 36 days)
Los Angeles (5-7 Oct)
San Diego (7-11 Oct)
Jalama Beach [Santa Barbara] (11-12 Oct)
Santa Cruz (12-13 Oct)
San Francisco (13-15 Oct)
Petaluma [Sonoma Valley] (15-17 Oct)
Lake Tahoe (17-18 Oct)
Yosemite National Park (18-20 Oct)
Death Valley National Park (20-22 Oct)
Red Rock Canyon (22-23 Oct)
Las Vegas (23-24 Oct)
Zion National Park (24-26 Oct)
Capitol Reef National Park (26-27 Oct)
Moab [Arches National Park]  (27-29 Oct)
Monument Valley (29-30 Oct)
Lake Powell (30 Oct-1 Nov)
Grand Canyon National Park (1-3 Nov)
Needles [Route 66] (3-4 Nov)
Joshua Tree National Park (4-6 Nov)
Palm Springs (6-7 Nov)
Crystal Cove [Orange County] (7-8 Nov)
Los Angeles (8-10 Nov)

French Polynesia (11-24 Nov / 13 days)
Huahine (11-15 Nov)
Bora Bora (15-19 Nov)
Moorea (19-23 Nov)
Papeete [Tahiti] (23-24 Nov)

Cook Islands (24-30 Nov / 6 days)
Muri Beach [Rarotonga] (24-26 Nov)
Aitutaki (26-29 Nov)
Avarua [Rarotonga] (29-30 Nov)

New Zealand (2-6 Dec / 4 days)
Wellington (2-6 Dec)

Australia (6-19 Dec / 13 days)
Fremantle [Perth] (6-8 Dec)
Exmouth (8-9 Dec)
Coral Bay (9-10 Dec)
Cape Range National Park (10-12 Dec)
Bunbury (12-13 Dec)
Margaret River (13-14 Dec)
Busselton (14-15 Dec)
Sydney (15-19 Dec)

Thailand (20 Dec-18 Jan / 30 days)
Mae Hong Son (20-23 Dec)
Pai (23-27 Dec)
Chiang Mai (27-30 Dec)
Ko Lipe (30 Dec-5 Jan)
Ko Lanta (5-9 Jan)
Kata Beach [Phuket] (9-13 Jan)
Naithon Beach [Phuket] (13-15 Jan)
Bangkok (15-18 Jan)

Indonesia [Sumatra] (18 Jan-2 Feb / 15 days)
Medan (18-19 Jan)
Tuk Tuk [Lake Toba] (19-23 Jan)
Bukit Lawang (23-27 Jan)
Banda Aceh (27-28 Jan)
Pantai Sumur Tiga [Pulau Weh] (28 Jan-2 Feb)

Malaysia (2-4 Feb / 2 days)
Kuala Lumpur (2-4 Feb)

Japan (5 Feb-21 Feb / 16 days)
Sapporo (5-7 Feb)
Nakafurano [Furano] (7-9 Feb)
Tokyo (9-13 Feb)
Shibu Onsen (13-14 Feb)
Takayama (14-17 Feb)
Kyoto (17-20 Feb)
Osaka Airport (20-21 Feb)

China (21-25 Feb / 4 days)
Hong Kong (21-25 Feb)

Myanmar (25 Feb-16 Mar / 19 days)
Yangon (25-26 Feb)
Bagan (27 Feb-2 Mar)
Kalaw (2-3 Mar)
Pa-O [Kalaw-Inle Lake trek] (3-4 Mar)
Inle Lake (4-7 Mar)
Ngapali (7-12 Mar)
Yangon (12-16 Mar)

Malaysia (16-17 Mar / 1 day)
Kuala Lumpur (16-17 Mar)

Maldives (17-28 Mar / 11 days)
Hulhumale [Male] (17-18 Mar)
Thoddoo (18-22 Mar)
Ukulhas (22-25 Mar)
Rasdhoo (25-27 Mar)
Hulhumale [Male] (27-28 Mar)

UAE (28 Mar-2 Apr / 5 days)
Dubai (28 Mar-2 Apr)

Zambia (2-4 Apr / 2 days)
Livingstone (2-4 Apr)

Zimbabwe (4-6 Apr / 2 days)
Victoria Falls (4-6 Apr)

Botswana (6-11 Apr / 5 days)
Kasane [Chobe National Park] (6-7 Apr)
Maun (7-8 Apr)
Okavango Delta (8-10 Apr)
Maun (10-11 Apr)

Namibia (11-24 Apr / 13 days)
Divundu (11-12 Apr)
Grootfontein (12-13 Apr)
Halali [Etosha National Park] (13-14 Apr)
Okaukuejo [Etosha National Park] (14-15 Apr)
Otjititongwe (15-16 Apr)
Spitzkoppe (16-17 Apr)
Swakopmund (17-20 Apr)
Sesriem [Soussuvlei] (20-21 Apr)
Bethany (21-22 Apr)
Al Ais (22-23 Apr)
Orange River (23-24 Apr)

South Africa (24 Apr-13 May / 19 days)
Trawal (24-25 Apr)
Stellenbosch (25-27 Apr)
Cape Town (27-29 Apr)
Robertson (29-30 Apr)
Oudtshoorn (30 Apr-1 May)
Knynsa (1-2 May)
Twee Riviere (2-5 May)
Hogsback (5-7 May)
Chintsa (7-8 May)
Coffee Bay (8-10 May)
Underberg [Drakensberg] (10-12 May)
Clarens (12-13 May)

Lesotho (13-15 May / 2 days)
Ts’ehlanyane NP (13-15 May)

South Africa (15-18 May / 3 days)
St Lucia (15-18 May)

Swaziland  (18-20 May / 2 days)
Ezulwini Valley (18-20 May)

South Africa (20 May-2 Jun / 13 days)
The Kruger National Park (20-24 May)
Graskop (24-25 May)
Johannesburg Airport (25-26 May)
Cape Town (26-30 May)
Albertinia [Garden Route Game Lodge] (30-31 May)
De Kelders (31 May-2 Jun)

Rwanda (2-8 Jun / 6 days)
Kigali (2-4 Jun)
Gisenyi (4-6 Jun)
Musanze (6-8 Jun)

Uganda (8-13 Jun / 5 days)
Kisoro (8-9 Jun)
Lake Bunyonyi (9-11 Jun)
Rushaga [Bwindi Impenetrable NP] (11-13 Jun)

Rwanda (13-14 Jun / 1 day)
Kigali (13-14 Jun)

Qatar (14-15 Jun / 1 day)
Doha (14-15 Jun)

Italy (15 Jun-10 Jul / 25 days)
Milan (15-17 Jun)
Como [Lake Como] (17-19 Jun)
Verona (19-20 Jun)
Venice (20-22 Jun)
Valdaora/Olang [Dolomites] (22-23 Jun)
Castelrotto/Kastelruth [Dolomites] (23-24 Jun)
Marostica (24-25 Jun)
Follina [Prosecco] (25-26 Jun)
Parma (26-28 Jun)
La Spezia [Cinque Terre] (28-Jun-1 Jul)
Turin (1-3 Jul)
Sarre [Aosta Valley] (3-5 Jul)
Apricale [Liguria] (5-7 Jul)
Vesime [Piedmont] (7-10 Jul)

Proposed route

Country Wks Arrives
Panama 2 01-Jun-16
Costa Rica 2.5 15-Jun-16
USA (Miami) 1 02-Jul-16
Honduras 1 09-Jul-16
Uruguay 0.5 16-Jul-16
Argentina 2.5 20-Jul-16
Chile 1 06-Aug-16
Mexico 2 13-Aug-16
Canada 2.5 27-Aug-16
USA (West coast) 6 14-Sep-16
Cook Islands 1.5 26-Oct-16
French Polynesia 1.5 05-Nov-16
New Zealand 1.5 16-Nov-16
Australia 3 26-Nov-16
Thailand 1.5 17-Dec-16
Indonesia (Sumatra) 2 28-Dec-16
Singapore/KL 0.5 11-Jan-17
Vietnam 1.5 14-Jan-17
Philippines 1.5 25-Jan-17
Taiwan 1 04-Feb-17
Japan 2 11-Feb-17
Hong Kong 0.5 25-Feb-17
Myanmar 2 01-Mar-17
South Africa 2 15-Mar-17
Namibia 2 29-Mar-17
Zambia 1.5 12-Apr-17
Botswana 2 22-Apr-17
Tanzania (inc. Zanzibar) 2 06-May-17
Kenya 2 20-May-17

See our previous round the world trip itineraries: