​​Amazing "South Africa & Egypt" 

Southern   Italy  Amalfi   Coast, the   Island   of   Ischia   and   Sunny   Sicily



September 1-12, 2018 - "Amazing South Africa".


​​​Twelve (12) amazing days from Cape Town to Johannesburg and Soweto. See "Big 5 Game" and other animals on safaris in Kruger National Park and the Cape of Good Hope. Visit island where Mandela was imprisoned for 18 Years. Tour countryside wine vineyards and taste acclaimed world class wines. See Trip Highlights and Itinerary below so you can plan your calendars, make reservations and installments payments. This will be a trip of a life time and surely on your "Bucket List"! Cost: $5,999 per person, Double Occupancy plus Insurance $420. Single Supplement: $1,100 plus Insurance: $497.



"Southern Italy Amalfi Coast, the Island of Ischia and Sunny Sicily." October 12 - 20, 2018.


After arriving in Rome and then to Naples, our tour of southern Italy will include the exciting Amalfi Coast, Island of Ischia (Optional Tour) and warm Sicily. We will see the 79 AD volcanic ruins of Herculaneum and enjoy the alluring Amalfi coast overlooking the Mediterranean sea. On Day 4 experience the thermal spa waters on the Island of Ischia as an Optional Tour with Lunch included at $169./person additional. Enjoy wine and olive oil tastings while attending cooking class in ancient and baroque Sicily. We need to know if you are interested in coming with us on this trip as soon as possible to secure reservations because this part of Italy is very popular at this time of year. We would like to hear from those of you who had not been to this part of Italy, or just want to return to do and see all the things and visit sights you did not get to see all over again from previous Italy visits by email or phone. See complete Itinerary below. Cost: $3,999 per person, Double Occupancy plus Insurance: $237 or $264 with Optional Ischia Tour ($169./person), Single Supplement: $835 plus Insurance: $353. with or without Optional Ischia Tour.


"Timeless Egypt, Thanksgiving and Nile Cruise" (9 Days) November 18 - 27, 2018.


This most comprehensive tour of ancient Egypt includes stay at the 5 star luxury Conrad Hotel with gym, spa and casino overlooking the Nile a few blocks from the Egyptian Museum where Tutankhamun’s treasures and Rameses, the Great’s mummy are located. R/T nonstop JFK/CAI air, flights inside Egypt, site and museum admissions, buffet breakfasts every day, 6 dinners and 3 lunches and 3 day deluxe cruise with entertainment over Thanksgiving. Visit Giza and Sakkara pyramids, Sphinx, Rameses, Hatshepsut and Tutankhamen’s Tombs in Valley of the Kings and Queens, Thebes and Luxor ancient capitals, Abu Simbel, Aswan Dam, Cairo’s famous Bazaar and Mosque Citadel, other important historical sites and monuments along the Nile. This is the ultimate Egyptian Tour with me, who visited Egypt while studying Egyptian art history in college and at New York University Institute of Fine Arts and with the same Egyptologist guide throughout. See daily Itinerary below which includes deluxe cruise ship, on board shopping and entertainment. Egypt has got to be another "Bucket List" destination. Cost: $3,999 person, Double Occupancy plus Insurance: $237. Single Supplement: $900. plus Insurance: $299.



“Fun and Exciting Cuba” (7 Days) Cruise from the Port of Miami to Havana to see the various historic, cultural and political sites in 3 Cuban cities  and will take place in  2018 based on interest and reservation bookings.


Enjoy Cuban food, music, entertainment, internet services and amenities on board. Ship stops in Havana, Cienfuegos, and the southern city, Santiago de Cuba. Go back in time and experience renowned Afro-Cuban musical sounds, sites, stage shows, sip rum, buy cigars and enjoy meeting contemporary artists and educators of this remarkable Caribbean island country. There will be Ocean View and Interior  Cabins, available, double occupancy includes all expenses, fees, taxes and Cuban Visa. Balcony Ocean Views are also available at additional cost. Roundtrip Airfare to Miami will be arranged for passengers from New York City/JFK and other departure cities or on their own.


Be sure let us know if you are interested in joining us on any and all of these Tours? Also, go to our “Contact Us” Page and tell us what cities and countries you would like to see and visit, how best to stay in contact with you by including your email and mailing addresses and telephone number and what time of year you would like to go? We will be updating our Website with more information about 2018 and 2019 Tours and Costs, so continue to regularly checkout our Website for these important updates.


Thank you for your interest,


William H. (Bill) Burgess, III

President, Burgess Travel Adventures Tel:212.406.2400  Fax:212.406.2402 Email:BillBurgess@TheBurgessGroup.com  Address:10 Barclay Street, Suite 16C, New York, NY 10007