It’s a fact, people under thirty-five years are spending more on luxury travel experiences than past generations. They are also giving back more consistently with money and time to a variety of causes and communities in need. How can one experience luxury travel, learn about new cultures and give back, all in one trip? Enter…EnviTours.
EnviTours, started in 2019 by Southern California based entrepreneur Sam Jordan, is a one stop shop for the best in curated luxury travel experiences. The planning pillars for all trips include community, culture, food, and nightlife. Sam and his team are on a mission to change the way people think about adventure, exploration, and vacationing in general. So yes, with EnviTours one can have the five-star villa experience as well as spend time helping the local community living nearby.
“Voluntourism is an amazing way to travel. It really speaks to the values and foundational vision of the company I created. We show our clients the best a destination has to offer, and then provide them with meaningful and impactful ways to support that local community,” shares Sam Jordan, President, EnviTours.
From chartered yacht excursions and private rainforest guides to hands on culinary experiences and nights of local dancing, EnviTours caters to an elite group of clientele and takes care of all details. Every customized itinerary includes an optional day of service with a local non-profit partner. EnviTours members have spent the day volunteering to help rebuild classrooms, serve in soup kitchens and much more. In 2020, EnviTours expanded its services to include EnviCommunity, a new initiative introducing ways to participate in local give back experiences throughout the country.
EnviTours is currently booking trips and adding tours for 2021, such as the recent addition of the Belize Experience. The small, yet diverse nation lies on the Caribbean coast of Central America. It is known for white sand beaches, private islands, jaguar filled jungles, ancient ruins, and the world-famous Blue Hole. The Belize Experience created by EnviTours is a seven-day adventure that includes activities like relaxation on the sandy beaches, horseback riding among the Mayan ruins and a yacht trip to the Great Blue Hole. To join an EnviTour and learn more, go to envitours.com.
Photography by: Courtesy of EnviTours