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We design bespoke travel experiences, transformative trips and authentic adventures in awe-inspiring destinations across the globe. Ignite your curious spirit and explore new places with a custom trip designed by Oracle Journeys.

Our philosophy

In Greek mythology, oracles were the divine seers, able to tell the future and guide kings and queens towards their most prosperous fates. At Oracle Journeys, we have a mystical talent for choosing the perfect destinations for our clients. We want to take you further than you’ve ever travelled and bring you closer to the things and people you love the most.

With all of our bespoke travel experiences, immersive, sustainable and responsible travel is at the heart of it. Our aim is to guide you on a unique journey that leaves a positive impact on the places you visit. And in turn, you will leave with a piece of those places, those communities, in your heart and your mind as well.

We believe that every travel experience is as unique as you are. The human connection, whether it’s a connection to a warm sea, a peaceful temple, a rural village community, a freshly made caipirinha, or the native jungle wildlife, is what makes travel transformative. With our trusted network of local partners, Oracle Journeys maps out unique voyages and opens up your world.

Our Values

We’ve walked the seashores and forest trails that you will follow. Our passion for discovering new cultures is at the heart of every journey we create. To promote conscious travel, we’re partnered with Cool Effect to offset carbon emissions and support Project Morrinho, a social and cultural initiative based in the favela communities in Rio de Janeiro. We’re constantly learning how to explore new places with respect and understanding, making a positive impact on the world through travel.

Our Approach

Travel is about making deep connections with your destination. At Oracle Journeys, we connect with aspiring voyagers personally to fully understand your interests and travel aspirations so we can select your perfectly tailored experiences. You’ll get so much more than just expert planning, 24/7 assistance, security, insurance, guides, transport and local know-how. Leave the planning to us and focus on expanding your mind through travel. Our expertise will guide your way.

Why Us?

We create hand-picked itineraries where your passions connect with new cultures, places and people. With our access to best travel shows including Remote, Connections and Emotions and as a member of the exclusive luxury travel communities The House of Beyond by Pure Life Experiences and XO Private’s Travel Masters, we connect with local suppliers and discover hidden retreats and one-of-a-kind getaways to share with you. It’s your time to enjoy a unique voyage of discovery.

Meet Barbara

Barbara Cesario,

Managing Director & Founder

Barbara was destined for a life in travel. Growing up between the beaches of Rio de Janeiro, the mountains of Turin and the city life of Johannesburg, she has always been surrounded by a mix of cultures, nationalities and languages.

After spending the first years of her career working in advertising and communications for some of the finest luxury fashion brands in Milan, Barbara’s work and true passion for travel and diving aligned when she managed a luxury boutique in a resort in the South Ari Atoll in the Maldives, where she also trained to become a certified Divemaster.

Since then, she has made unique and awe-inspiring travel experiences a reality for discerning divers and inquisitive explorers with Dive Butler and Life Butler. And in 2019, she took her extensive travel experience to brand new places to create the proudly female-founded company Oracle Journeys.

For Barbara, when she travels, she feels alive. Whether it’s on a peaceful wellness retreat in Costa Rica, a food and wine tour around the rolling Tuscan hills in Italy or sampling new cultures and authentic local rum on a Caribbean island, she wants to share with you what she has discovered on her own voyages.

Barbara has created a bespoke travel company dedicated to navigating undiscovered journeys, supporting women and local communities and opening your mind to new tastes and sounds, a different history and culture and unforgettable transformative experiences.


“Oracle Journeys were fantastic in all aspects of my diving trip to the Maldives …. right from the initial selection of location and accommodation all the way through to the end of my vacation. Everything was dealt with effortlessly and attentively. I would definitely use Oracle Journeys again for my next trip!”


“We had a fantastic adventure in Costa Rica last Summer! Everything was organized in every single detail; from Scuba Diving with local Experts to Helicopter adventure, from discovering local culture to mountain biking on Volcanoes, Suspended bridges and Birdwatching. Superb organization, absolutely reliable. Really the Best! ”

“Simply amazing”

“Our diving trip in the Mergui Archipelago and visit of Yangon in Myanmar were just outstanding!
The guides were simply amazing. We greatly enjoyed the handpicked resort and the dive sites were unique. ”

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