Think Thailand is just full moon parties and the Taj Mahal is all there is to see in India?!?!

Geckos to the rescue

Our travel style and local leaders take travel to a whole new level of awesome by helping you enjoy a place just as the locals do.

Fancy an overnight train ride from Chiang Mai or brushing up your bargaining skillz at a hill tribe market day in Thailand? How about a spiritual journey through Varanasi - complete with naan and samosa induced food comas in India? Or getting your Inca on amongst the epic ruins, mystical mountains, and photobombing llamas in Peru?!

Ready to #runwild? 

6 Days From £850

Get straight down to business and up the Inca Trail. This Peru trip's got more...

11 Days From £535

Join Geckos for a jaunt around north India, with rickshaws in Delhi, spirituality in...

8 Days From £515

This is no weak week – get the best of northern Thailand in 8 days with a trip that...

  1. This prize draw is open to residents of United Kingdom, Ireland and mainland Europe only.
  2. Closing date is 15 December 2016 at 23:00. No entries submitted after this time will be valid.
  3. The prize draw is free to enter – no purchase is necessary. By entering this competition you agree to receive marketing material from Geckos Adventures.
  4. The prize is for x1 person to travel on the following trips;
    • Northern Thailand at a Glance plus economy flights,
    • North India Explorer plus economy flights,
    • The Inca Trail plus economy flights
  5. There is a minimum age of 18 to travel on the Geckos prize and Geckos operates an 18-29 closed age gap.
  6. Prize must be booked within 12 weeks of the competition closing and travel within six months of the booking date. No extension is available.
  7. Not included in the prize are travel insurance, any additional meals or accommodation not included in the itinerary, spending money or any travel visas required.
  8. The prize is strictly non-transferable or redeemable for cash or exchanged
  9. The prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts or special offers
  10. The prize is subject to availability at time of booking. Some trips must meet minimum number requirements prior to confirmation. If a trip that the winner has booked does not reach its minimum number requirement, the winner will be informed and will have the opportunity to transfer to another departure or a trip of equal value.
  11. The winner must book the prize directly with the Geckos Adventures.
  12. Each winner is responsible for ensuring that they have valid passports, and any requisite visas, vaccinations and travel documentation. 
  13. The winners will be chosen at random from all those who entered and will be notified by email by the organisers within 14 days of the closing date.
  14. Only one entry per person will be available.
  15. Employees of Geckos Adventures, their immediate families, anyone connected professionally with the prize draw, or any person where entering this draw breaches any law or regulation of the jurisdiction in which they are resident are excluded.    
  16. Geckos Adventures decision is final.
  17. Geckos Adventures and its affiliates reserve the right to amend or withdraw the prize draw and any of the prizes in the event of any unforeseen circumstances outside their reasonable control. Prizes are subject to availability. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the promoter reserves the right to substitute alternative prizes of equivalent or greater value. No correspondence will be entered into.
  18. This promotion shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales.
  19. Entry implies acceptance of these terms and conditions.


Tasting tarantula in Cambodia

Travel with people your own age

Just because you’re young, doesn’t mean you want to sit on a coach and churn through 30 countries in 10 days. You want to meet locals, embrace new cultures, and actually learn stuff, while hanging out with people your own age and hitting up some cool backstreet bars along the way. Ready to run wild?

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Floating down the Mekong Delta, Vietnam

Experience local life

After showing you the must-sees, we take things to a whole new level of awesome. With your local leader and new friends by your side, we’ll introduce you to local life, plus the amazing experiences that come with it like homestays, community visits, and those super-cool bars and tucked-away restaurants that only locals know about.

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Make a difference

Each time you travel with us, you make a difference. We keep our groups small and do things the local way to reduce our footprint while ensuring an awesome grassroots adventure for you. Plus we carbon offset our trips and make a contribution to our social enterprise partner Friends International, for every trip booked!

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