Travel Channel

Travel Channel (originally The Travel Channel from 1987 to 1999) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned as a joint venture between Scripps Networks Interactive (which owns 65% of the network) and Cox Communications (which owns the remaining 35% interest). The channel is headquartered in Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States.

It features documentaries, reality, and how-to shows related to travel and leisure around the United States and throughout the world. Programming has included shows on African animal safaris, tours of grand hotels and resorts, visits to significant cities and towns across the world, programming about various foods across the world, and programming about ghosts and the paranormal in notable buildings.

As of February 2015, Travel Channel is available to approximately 91.5 million pay television households (78.6% of households with television) in the United States.

Popular Travel Channel shows

This Season's Shows

Booze Traveler
Booze Traveler

While working in the bars of South Boston, Jack Maxwell learned one thing - sit down with a stranger…

Ghost Adventures
Ghost Adventures

Are you ready for the lockdown?Ghost Adventures crew -- Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, Billy Tolley, and…

Mysteries at the Castle
Mysteries at the Castle

Behind the gates of the world's most impressive castles, manor houses and mansions are secrets waiti…

Breaking Borders
Breaking Borders

Breaking Borders follows seasoned journalist Mariana van Zeller and acclaimed chef Michael Voltaggio…

Big Crazy Family Adventure
Big Crazy Family Adventure

Travel writer, wilderness guide and photographer Bruce Kirkby, wife Christine and their two young ch…

Xtreme Waterparks
Xtreme Waterparks

Hold on to your trunks, because we're taking you on an all-access, adrenaline filled ride on the wil…

Watt's World
Watt's World

In Watt's World follow journalist Nick Watt as he explores the world to answer burning questions suc…

Mysteries at the Monument
Mysteries at the Monument

Mysteries at the Monument host and history explorer Don Wildman investigates the world's most impres…

Bikinis & Boardwalks
Bikinis & Boardwalks

From the sinfully delicious foods and the adrenaline-pumping thrill rides to the unexpected nearby a…

America the Beautiful
America the Beautiful

America's vast and iconic landscapes host climates and terrains that are as diverse as its people. I…

Thrill Factor
Thrill Factor

"Thrill Factor" explores the exciting world of thrill rides, waterslides and other heart-pumping exp…

Big Time RV
Big Time RV

On Big Time RV, RV experts at America's largest and most prestigious RV dealership assist RV lovers…

BBQ Crawl
BBQ Crawl

Grab a napkin -- you're gonna need it. BBQ Crawl is a mouth-watering road trip that follows former w…

Uncommon Grounds
Uncommon Grounds

Todd Carmichael's desire to push his own personal and professional limits takes him places known for…

Hotel Showdown
Hotel Showdown

Hotel Showdown is a winner-take-all competition in which 4 hotels go head-to-head for a $25,000 priz…

Resort Rescue
Resort Rescue

Bad customer service, unruly guests and dysfunctional employee-owner dynamics are all caught by host…

The Dead Files
The Dead Files

Physical medium Amy Allan and retired NYPD homicide detective Steve DiSchiavi combine their unique a…

Mysteries at the Museum
Mysteries at the Museum

In Mysteries at the Museum, Don Wildman visits America's museums, where strange and curious remnants…

Mysteries at the Church
Mysteries at the Church

From soaring cathedrals to intimate chapels, sanctuaries of all faiths provide a beacon for seekers…

Extreme RVs
Extreme RVs

Extreme RVs features rolling mansions with incredible amenities and designs that put most homes to s…

Hello Goodbye
Hello Goodbye

Hello Goodbye captures some of life's most precious moments as regular, everyday people arrive and d…

America Declassified
America Declassified

There are places in America shrouded in mystery, secrecy, and conspiracy theories. Unmarked building…

Life on Tour

Life on Tour is a new reality series that follows musicians on tour as they explore cities across Am…

World Access
World Access

There are amazing landscapes, breathtaking hidden locations, and odd tourist destinations that few v…

Track Down Samantha Brown

Track Down Samantha Brown is a Travel Channel exclusive reality series where Samantha visits differe…

Planet Primetime
Planet Primetime

Karla Cavalli is crossing the globe exploring some of the weirdest, wildest, funniest, and most popu…

Could I Live There?
Could I Live There?

Faced with relocating to a foreign country, families hop a jet and take three days to experience the…

Follow Your Past
Follow Your Past

"Follow Your Past" is a series that follows average Americans on a journey to breathtaking locations…

Deadly Possessions
Deadly Possessions

Zak Bagans is fulfilling a lifelong dream of opening a museum in downtown Las Vegas, full of the hau…

The Best Place to Be
The Best Place to Be

The Best Place to Be follows A-List celebrities as they take us on an all-access trip to their favor…

Celebrity Adventure Club
Celebrity Adventure Club

Celebrity Adventure Club hands the camera to some of the most fascinating people in the world and as…

Bert the Conqueror
Bert the Conqueror

Professional fun-seeker and travel enthusiast Bert Kreischer is back in Season Three of Bert the Con…

Dartboard Road Trip
Dartboard Road Trip

Hit the road with Brian Unger as he puts together the perfect trip itinerary by throwing darts at a…

Food Paradise
Food Paradise

We're serving up hefty plates of the country's tastiest, most mouthwatering and decadent meals. We'r…

Top Secret Swimming Holes
Top Secret Swimming Holes

You've never seen swimming holes like these! We're on a mission to uncover the world's most secluded…

Life's a Beach
Life's a Beach

So many people work year in year out for those brief vacations, dreaming of escaping permanently to…

Legend Hunter
Legend Hunter

Pat Spain is on a quest in the Southern California desert to find out if the legend of a lost Spanis…

Think You Know
Think You Know

Brian Unger uncovers the quirkiest facts and secrets of some of America's best-known cities.

Hungrytown, U.S.A.
Hungrytown, U.S.A.

"Hungrytown, U.S.A." pays a visit to towns all across America with names so good you could eat them…

Dangerous Grounds
Dangerous Grounds

Todd Carmichael travels the globe, hunting for the highest-grade coffee in the world. Why? Because n…

Great Food, Weird Place
Great Food, Weird Place

Josh Stone scours Los Angeles to seek out the most delicious food in the most unexpected places.

Deep Fried America

Food Network Star winner Jay Ducote is on a mission to find the craziest and most mouth-watering dee…

Island Hopping
Island Hopping

Born and raised on the island of Jamaica, sisters and travel connoisseurs, Suzanne and Michelle Rous…

Buffet Bros
Buffet Bros

Join Buffet Bros Ben Vaughn and Jeff Morris as they travel America in search of the best buffets. Fr…

My Celeb Travel Agent

Follow Entertainment Tonight co-host Kevin Frazier as he travels to a new city armed with cool and u…

Island Fever

Join drummer Stewart Copeland as he tours the world's most vibrant islands. Determined to soak up th…

Guiding Alaska
Guiding Alaska

Located 300 miles from the nearest civilization, Tikchik Narrows Lodge is the wildest Alaskan travel…

America Uncovered
America Uncovered

Join Brian Unger as he travels the country, revealing surprising stories of the all-American people,…

Advance Team
Advance Team

On Advance Team, join Jason Kessler and Jeff Miller as they determine if the activities at the world…

Boat Buyers
Boat Buyers

Life is better on a boat! Follow couples and families as they go on a wild hunt for their dream boat…

Bear with Me
Bear with Me

On Bear with Me, wildlife expert Casey Anderson lives on the edge of Yellowstone National Park in Pa…

National Parks Top 10
National Parks Top 10

We explore the secret wonders at the most popular park destinations and uncover the best food, the b…

Cheat Day Chowdown
Cheat Day Chowdown

Everyone knows that vacation calories don't count, so whenever Dave Stone and Lisa Best are in a new…

Ultimate Pools
Ultimate Pools

What can give you the heart-pounding sensation of floating high above the lights of downtown Denver?…

Wild, Wild Quest
Wild, Wild Quest

Armed with only a pickup truck, a knack for charming intel out of tight-lipped locals and a willingn…

Play to Stay

Play to Stay is a 30 minute long weekly game show on the Travel Channel that follows two travelers a…

Strange Trips

Somewhere near the corner of "never been there" and "never done that" lie destinations your travel a…

Boy to Man
Boy to Man

Adventurer and filmmaker Tim Noonan immerses himself in unique native cultures as he travels the glo…

Booze Traveler: Best Bars
Booze Traveler: Best Bars

On Booze Traveler: Best Bars, Jack takes viewers on a global bar crawl, seeing the world's best bars…

Hotel Impossible: Showdown
Hotel Impossible: Showdown

Hotel Impossible: Showdown is a winner takes all competition, where four amazing hotels, inns and B&…

Top Secret Beaches
Top Secret Beaches

Time to spread out that towel and soak it all in as seasoned beachcombers reveal the hidden routes t…

Guest House Goldmine
Guest House Goldmine

In Guest House Goldmine we follow Ben Sargent who specializes in creating one-of-a-kind rentable ret…

Life's a Trip
Life's a Trip

Epic journeys are a family tradition in the Warburton clan, and Patrick and his eldest son, Talon, a…

Daycation
Daycation

Daycation is about the best and unique experiences a city has to offer, with bloggers Harry Yuan and…

Top Secret Waterfalls
Top Secret Waterfalls

In Top Secret Waterfalls the planet's most perfect and hidden sound machines are explored.

Trip Testers
Trip Testers

On Trip Testers, join Jason Kessler and Jeff Miller as they determine if the activities at the world…

Shark Trackers
Shark Trackers

Ocean explorer Chris Fischer, along with a team of fisherman and scientists, including his wife, Mel…

Tiny Getaway
Tiny Getaway

In Tiny Getaway, tiny house experts Guillaume Dutilh and Jenna Spesard travel far and wide to uncove…

The Trip
The Trip

The Trip is an annual event that has aired on the Travel Channel since 2014. Viewers submit up to tw…

Beachin' RV's
Beachin' RV's

In Beachin' RV's, follow husband and wife team Justin and Anna Scribner as they crisscross the count…

Honeymoon Hunters
Honeymoon Hunters

On Honeymoon Hunters, Travel Channel gives couples the chance of a lifetime as they set off on a whi…

Weird America
Weird America

Irish comic Kevin McGahern is on a quest to find the weirdest sights in the USA. He starts in New Je…

Yes Man
Yes Man

On Yes Man, comedian and social media star Ricky Smith travels to experience the craziest things to…

Vantastic
Vantastic

In Vantastic, couples with a lust for adventure choose one rust-bucket van to transform into their w…

RV Top 3
RV Top 3

On RV Top 3 we're traveling coast-to-coast, checking out the best restaurants, amusements and wacky…

Best Weekend Deals
Best Weekend Deals

In Best Weekend Deals professional travel vloggers Kristen Sarah and Siya Zarrabi have explored more…

Shoestring Getaways
Shoestring Getaways

In Shoestring Getaways, vacation bloggers Christine Williams and Jules Hatfield take amazing getaway…

Mysteries of the Outdoors
Mysteries of the Outdoors

North America's outdoor country represents an expanse of virtually unexplored wilderness, making it…

Unique Sleeps
Unique Sleeps

In Unique Sleeps, Ben Sargent explores one-of-a-kind vacation rentals across America. His destinatio…

Caribbean Pirate Treasure
Caribbean Pirate Treasure

Gear up for underwater adventures with Philippe Cousteau, grandson of legendary explorer Jacques Cou…

Ultimate Road Trip: Top 5
Ultimate Road Trip: Top 5

From coast to coast, we're taking a tour of the best road trips in the nation. This series has somet…

Friendliest Town

In Friendliest Town, three comedians visit iconic cities around the country to find out which one is…

Legendary Locations
Legendary Locations

Josh Gates goes on an awe-inspiring journey to the most storied places on the planet. At each breath…

Xtreme Screams
Xtreme Screams

Fear has a sound and Xtreme Screams will ensure that thrill-seekers' screams - heard at exhilarating…

Mysterious Islands
Mysterious Islands

Pilot and travel journalist Kellee Edwards seeks out the most remote islands on earth, hoping to unc…

Haunted USA
Haunted USA

Thrill seekers take a spine-tingling journey through the dark side of the most haunted cities in the…

Myth or Monster
Myth or Monster

Acclaimed author Patrick Rothfuss brings monsters and legends to life as he examines the world's mos…

Shed and Buried
Shed and Buried

The nation's favorite biker, Henry Cole, and ace-engineer, Sam 'The Bike Whisperer' Lovegrove, resu…

Dad on Board
Dad on Board

YouTube sensation J.D. Witherspoon goes off the beaten path with his father, legendary entertainer J…

Finding Beasts

Wildlife expert Casey Anderson is on a mission to find beasts that roam the most remote corners of…

Crazy Delicious
Crazy Delicious

Across America, food is becoming more outrageous and daring as chefs experiment with new ingredients…

Extreme Hotels
Extreme Hotels

Travel Channel's hotel expert, Anthony Melchiorri, is heading off the beaten path in search of extra…

Top of the World
Top of the World

Unique views and the stories behind them are highlighted at some of the most gorgeous and epic locat…

Man v. Food
Man v. Food

Armed with a serious love of food and years of experience in the restaurant business, Casey Webb tra…

Untold Secrets
Untold Secrets

Historical investigator Adam Mastrelli embarks on a cross-country quest for the most mind-blowing…

Giant America

Comedian Tom Green travels the country taking a behind-the-scenes look at America's most massive mac…

Sand Blasters
Sand Blasters

It's a fun-filled battle on the beach as host Dan Cortese invites four teams of world-class sand scu…

Food Truck Nation

Chef and food truck aficionado Brad Miller travels across the country to find the latest and greates…

Haunted Live
Haunted Live

Viewers participate in a live ghost hunt as the Tennessee Wraith Chasers investigate haunted locati…

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