Global Adventures

BY Vacation races |  All-Inclusive running TRAVEL

Global Adventures are all-inclusive week-long running travel adventures in the most beautiful locations all around the globe.

We’ve scouted some of the best locations around the world for outdoor adventure. Now, we invite you to let us do all the planning while you embark on an unforgettable trip – explore breathtaking travel destinations and tackle short runs through scenic trails. Let us curate an exhilarating experience where you can run, hike, boat, zip-line, swim, bike, and savor delicious cuisine as you make your way around the globe!

  • 7-9 days of transportation and lodging in the host country
  • Breathtaking ~7-12K trail runs
  • Activities & excursions
  • Covid-19 vaccination not required
  • Expert local guides & staff medic 
  • Most meals (and drinks!) covered
  • Travel swag & race medals
  • New lifelong friendships!

Book A Spring Getaway Before They Close!

Registrations for the below Spring Global Adventures close between November 24th and December 25th, 2023. Book soon and these destinations are yours to run!

Spring Destinations Closing Soon:
Patagonia  |  Belize   Japan   Costa Rica   New Zealand

2023-2024 Global Adventures Trips

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Next Trip:

July 2024


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BOOK FAST - This trip closes Dec 17!

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Next Trip:

February 2024

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Costa Rica

Next Trips:

January 2024

BOOK FAST - spots are limited!

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Next Trips:
June 2024

September 2024

Ecuador finisher medal for the Global Adventures all-inclusive running trip fro the Andes to the Amazon


Next Trips:
April 2024

November 2024

New 12-Day Trip!

Medal for the Iceland Global Adventure all-inclusive running trip


Next Trips:
June 2024

August 2024

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Next Trips:
May 2024

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Next Trips:
March & October 2024

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New Zealand

Next Trips:
March & November 2024

BOOK FAST - the March trip closes Nov 24!

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Next Trips:
March 2024

November 2024

Race medal for the Portugal Azores all-inclusive running trip with Global Adventures by Vacation Races

Portugal: The Azores

Inaugural Trips:
May 2024

October 2024

Both trips SOLD OUT

Inaugural 2024 Trip!

Keep an eye out for mystery!

Close your eyes, lace your shoes, and let us take you on a mystery running adventure in a top secret location. Open to previous Global Adventures participants only.

Top Secret Destination!

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Super Secret Global Adventure

Who Goes On A Global Adventure?

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Solo Travelers

connect with your curiosity

You can arrive solo, but you're never alone. Surrounded by like-minded travelers, you just may find your new travel companion — and a new favorite hobby to boot!

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Dating + Daring

Entertain novelty

You may be partners, but that doesn't mean you want the "typical" romantic getaway. You two are more of the high-adventure type.
Hop on in!

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Best Buds


When's the last time your friends have had an excuse to get away? If smiling and laughing your butts off while exploring beautiful destinations isn't a good enough reason to get together, we don't know what is!

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Turning a New Leaf

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Chin up and feet forward! You're looking for change or at least a week to turn your back on whatever you left behind. Escape, refresh, and leave with a new perspective.

Looking to connect with participants like you? 

Join our Facebook community to meet other adventurers, ask your questions, and build a community of travelers.

Global Adventures In The Vault

Not every trip is made to last! For various reasons, the trips below did not make the cut for our 2023-2024 season. However, that doesn't mean they're gone for good. Join our email lists (when available) for updates on new trips each year!

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Costa Rica: Guanacaste

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Grand Circle

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