Top 10 reasons to visit South East Asia in the rainy season

South East Asia, packed with beautiful temples, delicious food, breathtaking beaches and endless rice paddy landscapes. But when is the best time to go? Many people want to avoid the rainy season when making their travel plans, but actually, this can be the best time to visit!

When is the rainy season in…..?

1. Thailand

Thailand’s monsoon season varies depending where you are going. On the side of the Andaman Sea such as Phuket...

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Tucan Travel Stories – Vicki Copping

As  part of our 30th Birthday  celebrations we are collating stories from Tucan Travellers. Vicki has  been on  a huge amount of adventures with us, and you can read all about them here.

“We first travelled with Tucan in 2010 as part of a longer trip to western China and central Asia. To fill out the independent bits of our proposed three month trip I googled trips to Mongolia and up popped Tucan Travel. We had never travelled with Tucan before but we’re so glad we did. We spent...

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Top ten tours for 2016

2016 will certainly be a year to remember.The last 12 months have had everyone talking, from controversial politician debates to the colourful Rio Olympics.

Meanwhile, we have had a great year taking our Tucan Travel passengers all across the globe.  But which destinations were the most popular? Below is a list of the top ten tours from 2016 including the highlights which made our passengers say “WOW!”.

Jewels of Sri Lanka

15 days | Negombo...

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Day Trek to Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is easily one of the most coveted highlights on every avid adventurer’s list. Located high in the Andes, thousands flock to the ancient Inca city to explore the legendary ruins. Getting to Machu Picchu is a huge part of the experience. Many follow the well-trodden Inca Trail, a four day trek which includes camping en route. Others may prefer the quieter Lares Trek, four days travelling through traditional Andean villages along the way. But what if you don’t have time to do...

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