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Grand Southern Aug 2012

27 Oct 2011 Danielle asked


Is anyone going in august, also I am 33 and am worried about being too old for Contiki is anyone else around the same age going??

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  • 28 Oct 2011 roaming_jafa said


    I wouldn’t worry about it at all. Age is pretty much irrelevant once your on the coach. Everyone is there to enjoy the experience and each others company.
    I’m probably booking for August as well – will be 32 then

  • 17 Dec 2011 party 85 said

    party 85

    yes i am going and very excited to be going but also a bit scared as i will be alone, who u travelling with?

  • 21 Dec 2011 ShellyK said


    I am going on the 16 aug tour. I’ll be 27. Age doesn’t matter. Essentially everyone is on tour for the same reason to have fun and see thee sights of another country.

  • 28 Dec 2011 AYE-ME :) said

    AYE-ME :)

    ive booked in on the 2nd august tour. ill be 21. i dont think it matters how old you are, aslong as you are willing to meet new people, see the sites and have a good time, who cares about the rest.

  • 28 Dec 2011 Cahla said


    Hey! I’m looking at booking this trip departing LA on the 2nd Aug 2012. I’ll be 29 so I too was thinking I would be too old! I’m also traveling solo and it will only be the 2nd time ever overseas for me.
    So I’m a tad nervous but excited about the prospect of booking the trip.

    Talk soon

  • 28 Dec 2011 roaming_jafa said


    Best thing about it, is that so many others are usually in the same boat, and your all doing this
    cool stuff together – theres no wrong way to approach it.

    I’m likely for Aug 23rd start. I previously did a europe tour aged 28, so age is a non issue.
    I found people were very tolerant to differences. Even people who aren’t into partying so much will
    still love it.

  • 31 Dec 2011 Cianeckford said


    Im booked in for the Grand Southern tour starting on 2nd August, i will be 24 travelling solo from Australia.
    This is my 4th Contiki trip, 3rd one solo am doing the NY one afterwards and then Grand Northern

    i cant wait

  • 31 Dec 2011 AYE-ME :) said

    AYE-ME :)

    what date have you got booked for the grand northern? im booked in for the 14th september tour.

  • 2 Jan 2012 Cianeckford said


    I am doing the trip thats straight after on the 31st August i think, wish i was spending more time in New York

  • 2 Jan 2012 PrincessExplorer said


    I’m doing this tour leaving LA on the 16th…I will be traveling solo aswell…I don’t age really matters as I have had from all ages do Contiki and they say they had slot of fun

  • 2 Jan 2012 party 85 said

    party 85

    is anyone doing a few days in LA prior to the tour????

  • 3 Jan 2012 AYE-ME :) said

    AYE-ME :)

    party 85,
    what date tour are you going on?

  • 4 Jan 2012 party 85 said

    party 85

    Im going August 16th and your self???

  • 4 Jan 2012 AYE-ME :) said

    AYE-ME :)

    2nd august,

  • 7 Jan 2012 PrincessExplorer said


    Party 85 i am doing a few days in LA before the tour starts…

  • 10 Jan 2012 Kell1 said


    Hey all I"m booked in on the 2nd of august. I will be 29 then. Age does not matter at all. I am going solo, but that doesn’t worry me at all. I have done other contiki tours solo and have made plenty of friends.

  • 10 Jan 2012 party 85 said

    party 85

    hey what days are you doing and where r u from??

    Here is my email email me
    Im doing 4 or 5 days so i can do disney and universal studios

  • 12 Jan 2012 PrincessExplorer said


    Im doing 4 nights before hand coz i wanted to check out holloywood, disney and universal studios too…

    my email is

  • 14 Jan 2012 Soph232 said


    Party 85 and PrincessExplorer what Grand Southern are you going on??
    Im thinking of either the August 16th or 23rd. Im gonna be travelling solo before hand and want to be in LA for a few days beforehand to do universal studios etc.
    Email me
    How exciting!!! Where u guys from??

  • 14 Jan 2012 ShellyK said


    Looks like a few people are on the 16th August tour. Cant wait until August. How longs everyone got planned in NY at the end?

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