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At Backroads, we believe that traveling under your own power and at your own pace opens up an opportunity to connect more meaningfully with the world. Our mission is to provide a travel experience so transformative that you’ll never want to travel in any other way. We provide amazing support on meticulously planned itineraries with superb accommodations so you can be totally present enjoying your adventure.

A World to Explore

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What's New in 2020

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Active Africa Safari

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California Dreamin'

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Best Bikes for Every Rider

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Active Adventures + Yoga

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Active Family Vacations

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The Backroads Advantage

UNRIVALED TRIP PLANNING

Everything we do is purposeful, from the design of our routes and the settings of our hotels to the order of each day's itinerary.

The World’s Best Leaders

We're the only active travel company that guarantees three leaders and two vans on over 95% of our trips.

Your Pace, Your Priorities

Every day we offer a choice of expertly designed routes, each with detailed directions, multiple activity levels and options.

The Best Group for You

Whether it's a mix of couples, friends, solo travelers or families, we've got options to accommodate your travel style.

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