07/28/2012 09:05 am ET Updated Sep 27, 2012

6 Extraordinary Island Hopping Adventures (PHOTOS)

There comes a point where every good globetrotter, jetsetter and backpacker finds themself thinking "been there, done that." If you are an avid traveler and find yourself feeling landlocked, these extraordinary island hopping ideas from the Destination Experts at Kensington Tours might just be the inspiration needed to kick off your next great adventure.

From the seal covered beaches of the Galapagos, headhunting tribes of Papua New Guinea and the Neolithic stone circles of Orkney to Antarctic shores awash in penguins, floating cities made by the ancient Incas or diving WWII shipwrecks, time spent exploring these often overlooked isles is guaranteed to satisfy your wanderlust, no matter how bad the itch. Whether you opt to discover them on dugout canoe or by private yacht, sleep in a 5-star boutique hotel or on the beach under the stars, these island hopping experiences promise to be truly out-of-the-ordinary!

Cannibals, Castles & Beaches: Extraordinary Island Hopping Adventures