Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 11:32 EDT

Tis the Season to be Sporty

July 31, 2012

LONDON, August 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

– Take the Activity on Tour This Summer With G Adventures -

We’ve had football, tennis, cycling and today the biggest multi-sport event in the
world kicks off, ensuring 2012 is the biggest summer of sport on record.

For those spurred on to carry the action over into their holidays this year,

G Adventures has a range of cycling, trekking or kayaking activity trips, and a number
of multisport trips incorporating all three activities.

Here G Adventures tips its top five activity-based trips for 2012:

        1) Brazil Hike, Bike & Kayak
          [http://www.gadventures.com/trips/brazil-hike-bike-kayak/SZHK/2012/?ref=asearch ] -
          Brazil will be placed firmly in the spotlight as the next Olympic host nation, so why
          not get there before everyone else. A highlight of this trip is cycling through the
          beaches on remote IIha Grande, which is without cars or roads. A 12-day trip is
          priced from GBP1,699*pp for departures from and returning to Rio de Janeiro in
          October 2012 and March, May, July and August, 2013.
        2) China Adventure [http://www.gadventures.com/trips/china-adventure/ACBH/2012 ]
        - Starting in Beijing, home of the last Olympics, this bike-based trip cycles through
          rice fields, includes a trek along a little-known part of the Great Wall of China and
          visits the Shaolin Monastery, the birthplace of kung fu. A 15-day China Adventure
          from Beijing to Hong Kong is priced from GBP999pp departing from August to October
          2012 and March to October 2013.
        3) Cycle Cuba [http://www.gadventures.com/trips/cycle-cuba/CCB/2012/?ref=asearch
          ] - Cycling Cuba's back roads gives travellers a true sense of Cuba, including a tour
          of a tobacco plantation and cigar factory for a taste of iconic Cuban culture. An
          eight-day Cycle Cuba trip is priced from GBP649pp departing year-round.
        4) Everest Base Camp
          [http://www.gadventures.com/trips/everest-adventure/ANEA/2012/?ref=asearch ] - This
          is the best trekking route in the best trekking destination, with views of Everest
          all the way along the trail. A 15-day trek to Everest Base Camp is priced from
          GBP749pp departing from October 2012 - June 2013.
        5) Northern Spain by Bike
          [http://www.gadventures.com/trips/northern-spain-by-bike/ESSB/2012/?ref=asearch ] -
          Encounter the beauty of Catalunya's countryside and its rustic towns on this compact
          and active bike tour. Designed for the weekend cyclist, this itinerary is challenging
          enough to get the heart pumping but comfortable enough to appreciate stunning the
          Mediterranean coastlines of the Pyrenees. Priced from GBP899pp for an eight-day trip
          departing and returning to Barcelona. Departing in September 2012 and May, June and
          July 2013.

* Prices exclude flights, for inclusions please see links above.

About G Adventures
G Adventures is an adventure-travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable
small-group tours, safaris and expeditions to more than 100 countries. Powered by an
international team of passionate travellers, the award-winning trips embrace authentic
accommodation, exotic cuisine and local transport to put travellers on a first-name basis
with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. The intimate, authentic and
sustainable approach to small-group travel introduces travellers to the highlights of a
destination while offering the freedom to explore it on their own. Whatever age, interest,
ability or budget, G Adventures has a genuine life-changing experience. For more
information please visit http://www.gadventures.com.

For more information please call 0844-272-2040 or visit http://www.gadventures.com

SOURCE G-Adventures

Source: PR Newswire