World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 10 Tour Operators

Travel specialists teach us new things and make the journey easy. Here are our readers' picks of the top tour operators in the world in 2021.

Courtesy of Quasar Expeditions

Sep 10, 2021

THE TOP TOUR OPERATORS in the world teach us things we never knew and make the journey easy and memorable. Want to go off the beaten path, get a new perspective on a well-trodden destination, or see things and meet people the average tourist could not? Our readers say these are the best travel specialists, concierges and agencies to help you plan your trip. 

1. Quasar Expeditions 

As interest in Patagonia has grown, this operator’s expeditions have set it apart. Clients particularly appreciate trip leaders’ insights into conservation efforts. 

Score: 99.58

2. Mountain Lodges of Peru 

Score: 98.93

3. VBT Bicycling Vacations 

Score: 98.70

4. Classic Journeys 

Score: 98.60

5. TCS World Travel 

Score: 97.55

6. Black Tomato 

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Score: 97.25

7. Inside Japan Tours 

Score: 96.84

8. Tauck 

Score: 96.72

9. Wilderness Travel 

Score: 95.71

10. Trek Travel 

Score: 95.71

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