Live it, love it. North America is mind-blowing in every way. From iconic landmarks in the USA to spine tingling experiences in Canada, any small bite of this impressive grand land guarantees to ignite an appetite for more. From getting a boogie-on to a Dixieland beat in Memphis, to trying your hand at a speakeasy restaurant in New York City or gasping at the refreshing wilderness of Alaska – it’s a continent of polar opposites. Whether your yen is to unleash your soul surfer in Hawaii, shop ‘til you drop in LA or chase icebergs near the Arctic, a North America Cosmos Tour is all you ever imagined, and more.
The USA is the Big Kahuna of destinations. But where to start on an American holiday? Cosmos USA Tours are here to navigate this behemoth of attractions to make sure you don’t miss a beat. Nowhere else has the complexity and diversity quite like this. Spanning natural splendours of glaciers, geysers, canyons and mountain highs, to vibrant cities, each with distinct personalities, this part of the world will really keep you on your toes! The USA from North to South, East to West, attracts music lovers, history buffs, gourmands, road trippers, city hoppers, tree huggers and the simply curious in equal measure. No matter if you’re a New York, New Orleans, Las Vegas, San Francisco, desert or coastal kind of traveller, the USA will feed your soul, one way or another.
If Western USA was a dartboard, and you threw a dart at it blindfolded, you would always hit a bullseye. Every turn on Cosmos West Coast USA Tours reveals a new treasure. Seek the thrill in nature on a Geysers to Glaciers adventure, or refuel on the urban energy of flashy LA or bohemian San Francisco. Head even further afield and cross seven States from Denver to the neon lights of Las Vegas, unearthing canyons and National Parks along the way. A true US-ophile? Then Route 66 is calling. In Western USA, it’s impossible to go wrong, no matter which direction you choose to wander.
The cast of cities in East Coast USA reads like the A List in a sell-out Broadway play. You’ve heard of the stars; glamour-puss New York, political hotspot Washington DC, funky Boston and historical “Philly” Philadelphia. If landmark sights and unforgettable dining, with fabulous shopping thrown into the mix, is your kind of holiday menu, Cosmos hassle-free East Coast USA tours are a mash-up of city and country. Walk the corridors of power in DC one day, experience roaring Niagara Falls and the Adirondack Mountains on another. Live It Easy on an Eastern USA itinerary.
Discover the spiciest region of America, the deep south, with a Southern USA Cosmos tour. From living it loud in toe-tapping Tennessee, to the plantations of Cajun Country, the Mississippi scenery and local characters will have you sipping mint juleps and singing like a hound dog. Including hitting the cultural capital of New Orleans, Lone Star State cowboys and Disney Lands thrills, this iconic area is packed with potential for playtime.
Hawaii is an adventurer’s dream. Share our world as we take you beneath the surface of this beguiling archipelago. Sure, Hawaii is Waikiki Beach and Pearl Harbour, but it’s also hidden canyons and lush rainforest. And you’ll be travelling in the most rock-star mode of transport, island hopping by air. Winging between Ohau, Kauai, Hawaii and Maui, sampling beaches and volcanoes, hiking to craters, testing out kayaking, indulging in some star gazing far from city lights. Cosmos Hawaii Tours are perfect for family or adult explorers; the carefree vibe of Hawaii will see you living it easy every step (or paddle) of the way.
Find freedom in the wilds of Canada and Alaska. Salute the epic mountain peaks, take a deep breath, of pure fresh air, and the soul is immediately rejuvenated. Bald eagles, beluga whales and national parks larger than nations await in Alaska. Canada calls with bears and bison, the majestic Rockies and the glittering emerald jewel of Lake Louise. Travel the iconic Inside Passage on a Cosmos Alaska cruise, have a once-in-a-lifetime ride on the Rocky Mountaineer train on a Canada rail Tour, and explore the quirky settlements on Vancouver Island. Heed the call of the wild and be drawn to the road less travelled.
The immensity that is Canada is best broken down to a digestible chunk, and Western Canada alone has a vastness and diversity that compels you to explore. Feed your inner gourmand with candy smoked salmon, piquant cheeses and ice wine on Vancouver’s Granville Island. For a main course of travel, continue to Banff and Jasper National Parks for a serving of space. Rail through the sky-clawing Canadian Rockies and as a journey dessert, the cherry on the cake, catch the rodeo action of the Calgary Stampede. The spellbinding scenery and local legends of a Cosmos Western Canadian tour will create moments to cherish forever.
For an absolute must on any tour in Eastern Canada, pause at poutine. Hot cheese curd and gravy on fries...yum! But the treats of this Canadian region go far beyond a plate of inexplicably adored food. The unique French flavour of UNESCO heritage listed Quebec is utterly charming – from the architecture to flaky croissants of Montreal, this is the perfect mélange of Euro-style and warm Canadian hospitality. From thundering Niagara Falls, to cosmopolitan Toronto and cruising the St Lawrence River, say oui to Eastern Canada with Cosmos.
At Cosmos, we’re experts in ‘thrillology’ - the art of bringing you an experience, time and time again. With over 50 years of ‘wow’ under our belts and no sign of slowing down. We know how to make tours that you’ll never forget; creating the experience you’ve always dreamed of, and showing you the ones you never even thought of. Our job is to take the planning and logistics off your hands, so you can live your dreams.