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Cuba holiday, small group

This 15 day Cuba holiday, small group, takes you from Havana in the west to Baracoa in the east, giving a fantastic overview of this fascinating island. Iconic cars, fat cigars, rum, salsa and the Revolution – there is so much to see, do and learn about in Cuba. This small group tour begins in the charming and historic capital, Havana, where a guided walking tour will introduce you to the faded beauty of the Old Town. Then you'll make your way east along the south coast of Cuba. Take a bicycle-taxi tour of the colonial city of Camaguey, and enjoy two days in Trinidad, relaxing on the Caribbean beaches, cycling through sugar plantations or learning Spanish. Delve into 20th century history ...Read more >
From £1,108 excluding flights
Up to £590 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 02 Jul, 23 Jul, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 03 Sep

Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh holiday in Vietnam

Over the course of ten days on tour, Vietnam starts to open up before your very eyes with the hectic streets of Hanoi morphing into the ancient heritage monuments of Hue and Hoi An prior to the all too recent reminders of the past that you'll find in Ho Chi Minh City. Overnight train rides from Hanoi to Hue and boat cruises in Halong Bay add a touch of adventure to tours Vietnam with the domestic flight from Danang to Ho Chi Minh allowing travellers to experience the country from top to tail without having to spend too much time away from home. As you'd hope from a destination for a ten day holiday, Vietnam presents a remarkable array of contrasts with French café culture and colonial ...Read more >
From £764 excluding flights
Up to £190 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 06 Jun, 07 Jun, 10 Jun, 12 Jun, 19 Jun, 29 Jun, 02 Jul, 05 Jul, 06 Jul, 07 Jul, 08 Jul, 09 Jul, 10 Jul, 11 Jul, 12 Jul, 13 Jul, 15 Jul, 17 Jul, 22 Jul, 23 Jul, 26 Jul, 27 Jul, 29 Jul, 31 Jul, 02 Aug,...

Rajasthan tours, India

Rajasthan tours in India are a journey through the north’s great desert state, although we start in Delhi where, after taking in its most wonderful sites, we take a train to Agra to see the Red Fort and of course the renowned Taj Mahal. From here we head into Rajasthan itself, starting in the rural town of Bassi and then moving on to the world famous, majestic city of Japiur where we spend two days. The capital of this great state, its ancient walled city is home to two palaces, and is also famous for glowing in pink, thanks to everything being built with the local red sandstone. You can’t visit Rajasthan without going to Ranthambore National Park, one of the top habitats in India for ...Read more >
From £1,112 excluding flights
Up to £120 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 02 Jul, 09 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 04 Aug, 11 Aug, 22 Aug, 05 Sep

Morocco cultural tour

This two week cultural tour in Morocco takes you overland from one of the country’s best known coastal cities, Casablanca, to one of its most legendary, Marrakech. In between, travellers will be treated to a cultural tour of Morocco that features the medieval walled city of Fes as well as time spent in the Atlas Mountains and amongst the folds of the Sahara Desert. This two week tour of Morocco is a real cultural eye opener with mosques and markets, kasbahs and souks, offering an array of ancient images as well as opportunities to learn more about the history of the region alongside the lifestyles of nomadic herders and Berber communities. Read more >
From £868 excluding flights
Up to £90 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 11 Jun, 14 Jun, 16 Jun, 19 Jun, 02 Jul, 13 Jul, 16 Jul, 26 Jul, 30 Jul, 09 Aug, 13 Aug, 16 Aug, 20 Aug, 23 Aug, 25 Aug, 27 Aug, 29 Aug, 31 Aug, 02 Sep, 03 Sep, 06 Sep, 08 Sep, 10 Sep, 11 Sep

Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure

Getting to the heart of a culture through its food, this small group tour focuses on Cambodia’s unique and ancient food culture. Deliciously different to neighbouring Vietnam, Thailand and Laos, Cambodia’s food uses pepper rather than chilli to add spice, and goes big on fresh herbs, spices, rice, freshwater fish and condiments. You will travel from Phnom Penh through to Siem Reap, discovering the sights, sounds and flavours of Kampot, Battambang, Banteay Chhmar and Angkor Wat. Food tours and market trips in each location reveal local specialities, from street food snacks such as fried crickets, to fresh crab plucked from the waters of the Gulf of Thailand. Kroeung (fragrant herb paste), ...Read more >
From £912 excluding flights
Up to £220 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 22 Jun

Balkan adventure holiday

Take a couple of weeks to unearth an area of Europe on the cusp of Asia where the modern world collides with the old and a Balkan holiday becomes packed full of cultural adventures. Following a centuries old overland route from Budapest to Dubrovnik, via Belgrade and Sarajevo, lets you unlock the secrets of a lesser-visited region with rural landscapes and the healing properties of the natural world all adding to the attraction for Balkan holiday makers and locals alike. Virtually untouched by modern tourism and revelling in tradition and cultural identity, this area of Eastern Europe is an absolute must for cultural travellers with historical intrigue and dusk till dawn attitude placing ...Read more >
From £1,130 excluding flights
Up to £120 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 04 Jul, 18 Jul, 01 Aug, 08 Aug

Golden Triangle small group holiday, India

Joining a small group of like-minded travellers for this eight day India Golden Triangle holiday is a great idea for making new friends as you see the sights and experience the sounds of India. Rickshaw rides around Old Delhi, palaces and bazaars in Jaipur, and the Taj Mahal in Agra all combine to fabulous effect with a heritage homestay bound to add to the cultural and natural attraction of time spent on tour in Rajasthan. India Golden Triangle holidays never fail to excite and enlighten in equal measures and this eight day small group tour is certainly no different with a world of markets, food stalls and iconic fortresses providing one unforgettable memory after the next. Read more >
From £588 excluding flights
Up to £140 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 26 Jun, 03 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 07 Aug, 28 Aug, 04 Sep, 06 Sep, 07 Sep

Small group holiday to Nepal

Journey through the heart of Nepal and experience the colourful sights and culture of this enchanting region. Mingle with local villagers and craftspeople, visit tranquil temples and sacred Buddhist sites, travel the cobbled streets of tiny mountain towns and search for unique wildlife such as tigers, rhino and deer. From the whirlwind of Kathmandu to the lush jungle of Chitwan National Park – with plenty of delightful hidden gems in between – take an unforgettable tour of Nepal, brimming with culture, history and natural beauty. This 11-day small group trip begins and ends in Kathmandu, with plenty of time to discover the Nepali capital’s rich cultural and artistic heritage. Here, you ...Read more >
From £2,050 excluding flights
Up to £110 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 04 Sep, 08 Sep

South African safaris for families with teenagers

This impressive two-week family safari in South Africa will take you on a round-trip from Johannesburg incorporating many of the country’s major cultural and wildlife hot spots, including a Zulu village in Kosi Bay and the legendary confines of Kruger National Park. Guided tours of Soweto signal the start of the tour where teenage members of your family will get an eye-opening experience as to how young people live and work in South Africa’s townships. After leaving J’burg your family safari in South Africa heads off into the wilds as you come face to face with the herds of buffalo, elephants and giraffe that inhabit one of Africa’s oldest recorded nature reserves, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi ...Read more >
From £1,760 excluding flights
Late availability on these dates: 25 Jun, 23 Jul, 05 Aug, 13 Aug

Palawan holiday in the Philippines

Be mesmerised by the nature and people of the Philippines on this eight-day adventure from Manila to Palawan. Explore one of the greenest cities in the country, trek to the Batak tribe to meet some locals, stroll white-sand beaches and island hop around El Nido. Snorkel in the sapphire waters, discover the limestone caves of Sabang and see fireflies dancing at dusk at the Iwahig River. With plenty of free time to travel your own way, this is a beach getaway abounding with natural beauty, stunning landscapes and vibrant culture.Read more >
From £1,550 excluding flights

Taiwan small group holiday

Taiwan is rapidly earning a reputation as a major Asian destination, and this small group adventure covers a lot of ground. Packed with fascinating experiences from start to finish, the tour begins in Taiwan’s electrifying and densely populated capital Taipei. Get your bearings with an aromatic visit to the Ningxia night market, or a soak in the hot springs of nearby Yangmingshan National Park. You’ll visit Sweet Potato Mama, learning how this social enterprise helps women start their own small businesses. You’ll meet the bustling entrepreneurs in the merchant zone, help prepare lunch at an aboriginal village, and stop at a spring onion farm, discovering how one of Taiwan’s favourite foods ...Read more >
From £2,245 excluding flights

Cycling holiday in Cuba, 7 days

This 7 day cycling holiday in Cuba leads you on a round-trip from Havana taking in the cultural points of interest as well as a couple of the Caribbean beaches that have made this intrinsically intriguing island one of the hottest destinations on the planet. Embarking on a cycling holiday in Cuba is all about pedalling past plantations and rural tracks as classic American cars vie for rutted road space with horse-drawn carts as characterful cigar-smoking local people greet your arrival with a mix of merriment and curiosity. From the turquoise sea around Cayo Jutias to the Unesco Biosphere Reserve, Las Terrazas, this cycling holiday in Cuba promises 7 days of pure and simple pedalling ...Read more >
From £1,016 excluding flights
Up to £50 off selected dates.
Late availability on upcoming trips

Highlights of Indonesia small group tour

This epic Indonesia adventure will have you travelling over road, rail, sea and air as you head from Sumatra to Java before finally completing your 22 day group tour on the beaches of Bali. As you're travelling as part of a group (max 31 travellers) you'll find every opportunity to make new friends along the way with a group leader and local guides also helping to expand minds and pass on their expert knowledge. It's not only safer and more efficient to travel as a group in Indonesia but it also allows you to learn as you explore with everything from languages and activities to tickets and accommodation all sorted to save time for extra adventures. Visiting three of Indonesia’s big ...Read more >
From £2,885 excluding flights

Uluru and the Olgas tour in Australia

Embarking on a three day Uluru and the Olgas tour in Australia is the perfect extension for any travellers already immersed in life in the Northern Territory or for those who are able to make their way to Alice Springs in time to catch the sunrise over Uluru the following day. This Uluru and the Olgas tour in Australia offers an excellent opportunity to learn more about aboriginal Australian culture and the enduring relationship between the people and the land, as well as offering a chance to see one of the world’s most famous landmarks at a deeply moving time of the day. From Kings Canyon to Kata Tjuta, this three day Uluru and the Olgas tour in Australia is the ideal way to get closer ...Read more >
From £985 excluding flights

Sumatra small group holiday

This Sumatra small group holiday takes you off the familiar tourist trail to a part of Indonesia that’s much less visited, for a genuine travel experience. There’s so much to enjoy in Sumatra: lush landscapes and abundant wildlife, including a population of wild orangutans, waterfalls, volcanoes and the chance to meet local Batak families. This nine day holiday starts and finishes in Medan. From here, travel to the peaceful village of Bukit Lawang on the banks of the Bohorok river. You’ll stay in the wonderful Bukit Lawang Eco Lodge, gaining a real jungle experience but also supporting the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme with your stay. Next, take a two day trek through Gunung ...Read more >
From £935 excluding flights

Women only tour in Morocco

Marrakech, the Agouti Gorge, Berber villages – this small group tour shows you some of the most interesting corners of Morocco. But there’s a twist. As part of an all-female group, you’ll get the privilege of being invited into places mixed gender groups wouldn’t be able to tread thanks to cultural norms. You’ll be hosted by Berber women in sunset-hued Bou Tharar village, help villagers make a breakfast of khobz flatbread and meet the female rug weavers in far-flung villages. You’ll learn how to apply traditional kohl makeup and take part in a Berber party. (Be sure to have your dancing shoes on.) Between it all, you’ll be guided through a Moroccan backcountry that many don’t get to see, ...Read more >
From £910 excluding flights
Late availability on these dates: 02 Sep

Jordan short break retreat

Looking for a short trip that combines history, traditional culture and a chance to challenge yourself to an active adventure? This journey through Jordan, comprising of three days of trekking and one day spent relaxing by the Dead Sea, ticks all the boxes. Begin with a trip to Dana Nature Reserve, where you’ll learn about the copper mining industry of the Roman Empire, as well as spending time with a local goat shepherd. From here you’ll trek through the ancient city of Petra, soaking up the history of the Silk Road, meeting local Bedouin villagers, and hiking along some of the world’s most famous trails.Read more >
From £608 excluding flights

Morocco short break retreat

Leave the modern world of Marrakech behind and escape to a home away from home where olive trees and mountain vistas make your backdrop. The calm and comforts of Imazighen (Berber) hospitality await on this four-day retreat in Ouirgane, on the green edges of Mt Toubkal National Park. Surround yourself with the flavours and scents of this wild part of the country, hike the surrounding hills through small villages and farms, connect with altruistic locals, try your hand at making some iconic local dishes and, most importantly, take time to sit back, relax, and reconnect with yourself and nature.Read more >
From £445 excluding flights
Late availability on these dates: 08 Sep

Cycle Morocco in 14 days, small group holiday

This two week cycling holiday in Morocco covers a wonderful circuit that takes in the Rif Mountains, Middle Atlas and High Atlas Mountains, as well as some time spent in the desert. Morocco is an extraordinary country to cycle in, starting in Marrakech where we not only have time to absorb the famous fiesta mood that is omnipresent in its legendary Djemaa el-Fna Square but also cycle in and around the city. From Marrakech we take an overnight train to Tangier, where we cycle around this historic port city on the shores of the Atlantic, with its eclectic mix of North African, Spanish, French and Portuguese influences. After a cycle along the coast, we head up into the Rif Mountains to the ...Read more >
From £1,390 excluding flights
Late availability on these dates: 27 Aug, 03 Sep, 10 Sep

Thailand beach tour, West Coast

This Thailand beach tour is a nine day trip through peninsular paradise. Starting in busy Bangkok , where you have a day to explore its myriad highlights, be transported into another world by taking the sleeper train (yes they are air conditioned!) from the capital all the way south to Surat Thani. From here we head to the resort town of Ao Nang in the Krabi Province. Krabi is the place to enjoy swimming, kayaking, climbing the limestone cliffs and scuba diving. We spread our wings further afield and spend two days on the island of Ko Yao Noi, just one example of the limestone islands sprinkled around Phang-Nga Bay. Snorkel, take a boat trip, swim and chill. And then have a massage on ...Read more >
From £1,135 excluding flights
Up to £60 off selected dates.
Late availability on upcoming trips