2021’s 10 Best Adventure Travel Company award winners make history with the top 5 being women-owned and BIPOC women-owned
“We are honoured to receive this award, and to have the support of the expert panel, and our far reaching travel community,” says Jennifer Haddow, owner and director of Wild Women Expeditions. “We are proud to see that the top 5 award winners are women-owned and BIPOC women-owned travel companies. It’s a privilege to share this award with these remarkable companies who are committed to delivering inclusive and exhilarating trips for women. It’s a historic moment to celebrate women in the adventure travel industry.”
For the past three decades Wild Women Expeditions has been offering outdoor adventures connecting women of all ages, backgrounds, sexual orientations, and identities. Their active, nature-based getaways celebrate women’s leadership, environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and animal welfare in a kind, inclusive community setting.
As a global leader in women’s adventure travel, Wild Women Expeditions was among 20 businesses carefully selected by an expert nomination panel of editors and contributors from USA TODAY and 10Best.com. After four weeks of public voting, Wild Women Expeditions landed the #1 spot in a list of 10 winners that included Up In the Air Life, Abundant Life Adventure Club, and Urban Events Global.
The 10Best Adventure Travel Companies in the 2021 USA TODAY Readers Choice Travel Awards are:
- Wild Women Expeditions
- Up In the Air Life
- Abundant Life Adventure Club
- Urban Events Global
- Women High On Adventure
- MT Sobek
- Journeys International
- Nantahala Outdoor Center
- Geographic Expeditions
- Bindlestiff Tours
“Advocating for more opportunities for women as business owners, guides, and leaders around the world remains a priority for Wild Women Expeditions,” says Haddow. “This list of award winners is a great example of the extraordinary impact women have on the adventure travel landscape, and we hope to see women-owned travel businesses continue to flourish.”
Wild Women Expeditions is looking forward to welcoming women back for their breathtaking and unique travel journeys. In addition to their many international itineraries, they have added their first series of small ship polar expeditions in Antarctica and the Arctic. These bucket list trips have been their most popular sellers over the past 30 years. Wild Women Expeditions is excited to welcome women aboard The Ocean Endeavour for these rare and special experiences.
For more information on the 10Best Best Adventure Travel Company award, please visit: www.10best.com/awards/travel/best-adventure-travel-company/
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