Global Drift ™

Immerse yourself in the people, culture, cuisine and sights of unique destinations.

We specialise in experiences for groups and individuals that stimulate your mind and senses as well as promoting a positive exchange with the people we visit.

Come "Drifting" with us!

See photos from our travellers on current and recent trips...

***Up and Coming Journeys***

Here are the exciting tours on the horizon...

Indian Family Adventure - A Masala Encounter
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India is the ultimate cultural family destination. We are exposed to a vibrant culture, visiting amazing sites and meeting a variety of local folk along the way. Our aim is to immerse ourselves and our families in the lives of many of our Indian friends

(26 Dec 2020)

Burma Explorer
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Burma is the travel experience of a lifetime. Stunning sights coupled with the friendliest people around. Your journey takes in the vibrant lake communities of Inle and the Shan Plateau, the cultural diversity of Mandalay city and the archaeological splendour of Bagan

***MULTIPLE DEPARTURE DATES ON TOUR PAGE***

(2 Jan 2021)

Pushing Back Boundaries
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Burma will continually amaze you. A comprehensive tour of the diversity of landscapes and people that populate the plateau and plains of Burma. Our journey south introduces you to many of Burma’s unseen highlights such as the Golden Rock pagoda and ‘Ol’ Moulmein’

***MULTIPLE DATES DEPARTURE ON TOUR PAGE***

(2 Jan 2021)

Euro Football Extravaganza
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There is no doubting the world game. Played by more, watched by most, Football commands the attention of the entire planet. Our tour immerses you in three of the most vibrant and arguably best leagues in the world. We choose games from England's Premier League, Spain's La Liga, Italy's Serie A, Germany’s Bundesliga and Russia’s Premier League

(2 Jan 2021)

Burma Family Adventure - Journey of Discovery
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Burma is the ultimate family destination. Time to explore, time to share in a unique culture, time to relax in the hills and the plains of this wonderful destination. Amazing sights and the friendliest people on earth

(2 Jan 2021)

Burma Backroads
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A genuine adventure! This journey is for those who crave a deeper understanding of the back country people and the untouched vistas of Burma. We delve into the remote un touristed regions of this mysterious corner of Asia

(16 Jan 2021)

Discover Sri Lanka
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A timeless gem in the Indian Ocean. Lots of people talk about it. Many never taste it. Ancient kingdoms, Buddhist enclaves, lush rainforest, sandy beaches and elephants

(14 Feb 2021)

Cuba - la Fiesta!
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An enigma for many years Cuba is taking its first small steps toward becoming part of the global community. It is the largest island in the Caribbean but possibly the least affected by tourism. The feeling is that Cuba is changing which is why we strongly recommended you join us now on this interactive and grass roots journey

(14 Mar 2021)

Classic Everest Base Camp and Kala Pattar Trek
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Mount Everest is the highest on the planet but the views are not the only thing. This trek is about so much more. The joy of the clean air, the banter with Sherpas and porters on the trail and the phenomenal scenery that has a life of is own. And yes, the pancakes!

(3 Apr 2021)

“Get Your Kicks” - Route 66
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***NEW TOUR***

The spirit of Route 66 is hard to pin down.  Isn’t it just a road? The answer is intangible as the Route means so much to so many

(17 Apr 2021)

Magical Madagascar
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Madagascar is a destination unlike any other.  Journey with us to this remote magical land and discover its uniqueness with us

(13 Jun 2021)

China Encompassed
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China Encompassed is an exceptional blend of natural and man made wonders that will leave you feeling like you have seen it all.  This journey takes you from north to south starting from China's pulsating heart in Beijing to the quiet backwaters and small village feel of Yangshuo

(20 Jun 2021)

Canada and Alaska’s Wild West
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***NEW TOUR***

Western Canada and Alaska have for eons called out to adventurers. The song of the west, the lure of gold and a better life.  We take in the stunning scenery of the Inside Passage by ferry as we head to settlements and communities that are now thriving locations on the frontiers edge

(7 Aug 2021)

Papua New Guinea (with Mount Hagen or Goroka Show)
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Many travellers have requested over the years that we operate similar style journeys to other destinations around the globe. Papua New Guinea is one of the most requested!

***MULTIPLE DEPARTURE DATES ON TOUR PAGE***

(8 Aug 2021)

Ladakh and the Remote Indian Himalaya
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Ladakh is a place unique in its beauty and unparalleled in its serenity. We experience an amazing blend of Tibetan, Indian and remote Himalayan communities in some of the harshest yet most beautiful landscapes in the world

(8 Aug 2021)

The Grand Traverse – Beijing to St. Petersburg via Mongolia
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The Grand Asian Tour. The classic train journey. The definitive adventure. Call it what you will, this is truly one of the ultimate travel experiences

(9 Aug 2021)

Purely Peru
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Peru is extraordinarily rich in culture and offers fine food and folklore. A destination of wonders with an ancient historical legacy. This county has it all, glorious coastlines, sweeping highlands and a teeming jungles

(19 Aug 2021)

Peru Galapagos Adventure
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Join us for the ultimate combination of Andes and Animals! Start with an exciting week of acclimatization in Arequipa, Colca Canyon and Lake Titicaca. Then it’s off on the ancient Inca stronghold of Machu Picchu. Add to this an amazing immersion into the wildlife heaven of the Galapagos Islands. This all makes for a truly remarkable journey

(19 Aug 2021)

The Camino De Santiago
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The Camino de Santiago is one of the most famous pilgrimages in the world. It is a triumph of sprit and will. We can help you achieve this sought after goal not only walking the path but enjoying the best of the culture, food and wine the region has to offer

(22 Aug 2021)

Gems of the Baltic's and Northern Europe
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Journey through some of the less travelled regions of North Eastern Europe and cap our journey off with two of the most stunning cities in the western world. Krakow and Prague. Destinations that reflect to best of classical European culture, architecture and medieval history

(28 Aug 2021)

Turkey Revealed
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***NEW TOUR***

Turkey has existed in many forms for the longest time and always as a bridge between two worlds. The modern, progressive west of Europe and the exotic, traditional and mystical Asia to the east. It is an intoxicating and challenging destination one that all travellers should experience

(5 Sep 2021)

Bhutan - Shangri La Found
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The last of the Himalayan Buddhist Kingdoms remains elusive to the casual traveller. With its official policy of ‘Gross National Happiness’ and the limitations it places on those fortunate enough to make the journey, Bhutan holds a special mystique. Come explore this wonderful hidden gem

(6 Sep 2021)

Albania - Europe's Hidden Treasure
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***NEW TOUR***

Located in the west of the Balkan Peninsula on the Adriatic sea Albania remains one of Europe’ s least known destinations. This safe and incredibly beautiful country has an amazing history and boasts endless examples of Europe’s great cultural influences (Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman)

(7 Sep 2021)

Crete - A Joy to Behold
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***NEW TOUR***

Crete is Greece's largest island and encompasses beautiful sandy beaches, exhilarating mountains and a plethora of historical sites. It is an often overlooked and seldom enjoyed paradise for the curious traveller

(18 Sep 2021)

The Burma Road - Mandalay to Yunnan
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The fabled Burma Road stirs the emotions of all who have come to know of the brutal and hazardous battles of WWII. Today it is a link between the powerhouse of China and the struggling pariah nation of Burma. There are very few places in the world where two such vastly different cultures meet head on as each finds in way in this ever changing new world

(18 Sep 2021)

The Silk Road - Xian to Kashgar
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The Silk Road is the stuff of legend. Of all the trade routes in history this one conjures up the most vivid images of mystery and intrigue. For centuries the route has been frequented by resolute traders, invaded by roaming hordes and sprinkled with fragrant spices. Starting at the Road’s beginning in Xian we finish up in the classic traders market of Kashgar.

(2 Oct 2021)

Secrets of Morocco
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Morocco is a kaleidoscope of colour, chaos, culture and cuisine. There are beautiful beaches, lush valleys and evocative old cities.  Add to this the Atlas Mountains and the Sahara desert this journey has something for all erstwhile travellers

(3 Oct 2021)

Burma in Style
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'Premium Tour'?, 'Comfort Class?', '5 star journey?'.  We call it "Style".  Burma is an enigma.  Beautiful smiling faces, stunning landscapes and cultural mysteries found nowhere else in the world.  Yet the pariah status remains. Come and see why the people of Burma so desperately need our attention

(18 Sep 2021)

Tastes of Tuscany – An Italian Indulgence
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Tuscany is the buzz word for Italian food and wine. We immerse ourselves in the lives of local Italians in the compact medieval town of Lucca. Quaint cobbled streets and a wall that remains intact from the region’s turbulent history give you a sense of timeless Italian life.  Saluté!

(4 Oct 2021)

Tapas y Vino – A Spanish Indulgence
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From Spain’s vibrant capital Madrid to the vinelands of Rioja.  Add a medieval village in the mountains and forests of Galicia.  We invite you to join us as we explore gourmet Spain beyond paella and sangria.  Salud!

(15 Oct 2021)

Bangladesh Encounter
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Exotic. Untouched. Remote. Bangladesh is like no other travel experience. Authentic adventure awaits through one of the world’s most misunderstood destinations. Bangladesh is a breath of fresh air. Travel the way it was meant to be

(7 Nov 2021)

Gems of Central America
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Our journey unlocks this mysterious and remote part of the Americas.  Geographically there is an abundance of volcanoes and as such the soil contains rich mineral nutrients resulting in one of the richest areas of biodiversity in the world

(11 Nov 2021)

Rajasthan and the Mystical North
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One can never fully comprehend the mass of humanity and stimulus that is India.  Join us on an amazing assault on your senses through fabled Rajasthan and completing your journey in the pulsating super metropolis of Mumbai

(14 Nov 2021)

Costa Rica’s Rainforest and Wildlife
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A wonderland of stunning vistas and astounding wildlife diversity. Over 25% of the land enjoys protected status and the beauty of the ancient rainforest harbours some of the world’s most intriguing species

(24 Nov 2021)

Kerala and the Spicy South
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The hottest Indian destination is hotting up! An amazing mix of Spice and Temples, Hill stations and Elephants, vibrant streets and gently meandering houseboats. India’s south is alive and waiting to enchant you

(27 Nov 2021)

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