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Adventure outfitters are always looking for the next under-discovered spot. Here’s where they’re headed.

The Balkans: A sense of Old Europe authenticity can be found here in spades, along with a stunning Mediterranean coastline. This year Classic Journeys introduces Dalmatian Coast Family Journey. June 27–July 3; seven days from $3,995.

Marshall Islands: Uncrowded waves are the appeal here, halfway between Hawaii and Australia. This winter, EpicQuest takes serious surfers on its trip Marshall Islands. March departures; 13 days from $5,545.

Iran: In the wake of the presidential election and mass protests in Iran, Americans’ perceptions of the country have changed markedly. Geographic Expeditions reports a 300 percent increase in registration for its tours there, such as Iran North to South. Year-round departures; 11 days from $3,945.

World's Top Adventure Trips

Emerging Destinations

Adventure outfitters are always looking for the next under-discovered spot. Here’s where they’re headed.

The Balkans: A sense of Old Europe authenticity can be found here in spades, along with a stunning Mediterranean coastline. This year Classic Journeys introduces Dalmatian Coast Family Journey. June 27–July 3; seven days from $3,995.

Marshall Islands: Uncrowded waves are the appeal here, halfway between Hawaii and Australia. This winter, EpicQuest takes serious surfers on its trip Marshall Islands. March departures; 13 days from $5,545.

Iran: In the wake of the presidential election and mass protests in Iran, Americans’ perceptions of the country have changed markedly. Geographic Expeditions reports a 300 percent increase in registration for its tours there, such as Iran North to South. Year-round departures; 11 days from $3,945.

World's Top Adventure Trips

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