There are a lot of reasons to travel alone. Perhaps you’re lucky enough to have more vacation days than any of your friends or family. Maybe you long to explore far-off countries (India! Morocco! Peru!) while your friends prefer to stay closer to home. Or many you just want to experience the joy of solo travel and the thrilling experience of being on no one’s agenda but your own. The idea of solo travel can be daunting, though, which is where tour groups come in. Traveling with a tour company can give individual travelers the freedom to explore on their own, choosing a destination and itinerary that works for your taste, while also providing the security and kinship of a group.
Ahead, our picks for the best tours to take when you embark on an adventure for one.