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36 holidays found

Circuit of Iceland holiday, small group

This eight day circuit of Iceland holiday is a chance to marvel at the extraordinary landscapes that this small but perfectly formed country is famous for. It also takes you well off the beaten track as the majority of tourists only visit the south of the island, and with places like the East Fjords, Lake Mývatn and the northern capital of Akureyri to visit, you will be glad that you explored further afield. Although this is a quick circuit, it is in no way a trip where you see the island from behind a coach window. We take hikes through this magnificent land of fire and ice, whether it is along black volcanic beaches, the lava fields at Dimmuborgir or up to one of many stunning ... Read more >
From £1,501 excluding flights

Japan small group tour

This Japan small group tour takes you on a two week, carefully crafted itinerary of Honshu Island, Japan’s main island, but with one final glorious stop on the southernmost, subtropical Kyushu Island. The tour introduces you to Japan’s many cultural sides, from the urban highlights of Tokyo and the sacred spots of Kyoto to the peaceful and moving sites of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Explore the Japanese Alps too, the name given to three ranges that bisect the island, the most famous peak being Mount Fuji. Throughout the island you will discover ancient woodlands, tranquil lakes proffering temples and shrines as well as traditional inns. Japan is a fascinating country to visit and no better ... Read more >
From £2,137 excluding flights

Small group hiking holiday in Romania, 9 days

This hiking holiday in Romania is a small group, guided tour not only through quiet rural landscapes but also through a country rich in traditions and cultural heritage. Starting in Bucharest, we take an overnight train to the Bucovina region which, similar to its neighbouring Moldovita region boasts forested hills, traditional wooden houses, ancient monasteries and the most fascinating history. We also hike around the Maramures region, where villagers still don traditional clothing and traditional art forms such as wood crafts, folk music and dance are still the norm. This region is also famous for its UNESCO wooden churches. Walking between three to five hours most days we have plenty ... Read more >
From £829 excluding flights

Mexico, Belize and Guatemala holiday

This 10 day Belize and Guatemala holiday (with just one day and night in Mexico) starts on the Caribbean coast at Playa del Carmen in Mexico and ends at the colonial city of Antigua, surrounded by Guatemala’s volcanoes. There is something to please everyone on this small group tour, starting with plenty of beach time in Belize, exploring its Caribbean ‘cayes’ and barrier reef. We then head inland to the beautiful Belizean town of San Ignacio, on the confluence of the Macal and Santa Elena Rivers and also a multicultural hub of Mestizos, Maya and Garifuna people. It is a very popular spot for outdoor adventures, with plenty of optional tours available here from cave tubing to canoeing. ... Read more >
From £488 excluding flights
26% off all departures from 9th September. Discount applied to price

Wildlife holiday in Costa Rica

This wildlife holiday in Costa Rica is a nine day, small group tour divided between three main wildlife nirvanas and national parks: Arenal Volcano National Park, Tortuguero National Park and Cahuita National Park. They also proffer a perfect mix of Costa Rican landscapes for you to enjoy. Starting and ending in the country’s capital city, San Jose, we then head north to the town of La Fortuna, gateway to the great Arenal region and national Park. The centrepiece is Arenal volcano, and hiking here takes you into a world of spider and howler monkeys, sloths and a bevy of beautiful birds. Moving further north by bus, and then by boat to Tortuguero National Park which is only accessible by ... Read more >
From £469 excluding flights
23% off all departures from 9th September. Discount applied to price.

Hiking the Inca Trail, Peru

If you’ve always wanted to hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu but didn’t know where to find the time, look no further than this week-long small group tour. Acclimatise in and around Cusco and the Sacred Valley for a couple of days before putting your best foot forward on one South America’s most legendary hiking routes. Approaching Machu Picchu's Sun Gate after a night at Wiñay-Wayna camp allows for an uncrowded vision at dawn, before a full day appreciating the industry of the ancient Incas on a guided tour and in your own time. A scenic train ride back down into the Sacred Valley conjures further Andean images to treasure and keep for many more years to follow. Please note: this ... Read more >
From £799 excluding flights

Inca Highlights, adventure tour

This two week Peru trip of the country’s Inca highlights, is a small group adventure holiday around some of the country’s most spectacular sites. Starting in Peru’s capital of Lima and ending over the border in Bolivia, at its capital La Paz. As well as taking on the iconic Inca Trail over three days, fully supported by local guides and trekking staff, and ending up at the stunning Machu Picchu ancient citadel, you spend time in the Amazon jungle. Here you stay in an eco lodge, go jungle trekking and wildlife watching and on a river trip. This is one adventurous holiday! After the marvels of Machu Picchu, your next stop is Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, at a ... Read more >
From £1,406 excluding flights

Costa Rica holiday, encompassed

This Costa Rica holiday is a two week wildlife watching tour through some of the country’s most magnificent wildlife habitats and national parks. Following a carefully crafted itinerary, which starts and ends in the capital city of San Jose, your first natural nirvana is Manuel Antonio National Park. This is the country’s smallest national park, covering coastal forest, mangroves, beach and ocean, and a wonderful place to start your journey. Head north and inland to the world famous Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve for two days to take in its misty environs, orchids and bromeliads as well as over 400 species of tropical birds, particularly hummingbirds. Monteverde is a truly magical place. ... Read more >
From £782 excluding flights
17% off all departures from 9th September. Discount applied to price.

Santiago to Rio gastronomy and culture holiday

This gastronomy and cultural tour of South America is a feast of three delicious countries. Travelling in a small group, your journey starts in Chile, where you have a day in Santiago to enjoy its fine restaurants and celebrated wines, as well as experiencing great foodie sights such as the Mercado Central, one of the best seafood markets in the world. The next city stop is over the border in Argentina in the stunning city of Mendoza, dramatically located in desert terrain but with the Andes in the distance. This is Argentina's premier wine-growing area and cycling the wine route is a very popular option here. Next on our South American menu is Buenos Aires, a cool capital city if ever ... Read more >
From £1,233 excluding flights

Dubrovnik to Budapest holiday, 15 days

This Dubrovnik to Budapest holiday is a wonderful two week mix of Eastern Europe, its diverse landscapes, cities and ever fascinating culture. Travelling by public transport throughout, in a small escorted group, our journey starts in Dubrovnik, the UNESCO walled city perched on the Adriatic coast, known as the Pearl of the Adriatic and ends in Budapest, the capital of Hungary. This trip is packed with pearls, however, and Croatia has its fair share, including the stunning island of Hvar, the ancient city of Split and then the underrated capital itself, Zagreb. As well as Plitvice National Park which, with its sixteen freshwater lakes and ninety waterfalls is like a packed jewellery box ... Read more >
From £1,171 excluding flights

Botswana & Namibia adventure holiday, 13 days

This Africa overland adventure takes you through three countries in all, starting in Livingstone in Zambia where you can get your trip off to an adventurous start, with plenty of optional activities on offer, and then finishing in the Namibian capital of Windhoek. Heading quickly from Zambia into Botswana you have some unforgettable wildlife experiences ahead of you. Highlights include Chobe National Park, which has one of the highest densities of wildlife in Africa, with elephants stealing the limelight. For many people, however, Okavango Delta wins for beauty and wilderness experience where you travel by traditional dugout canoe and take in the wetland wonders with their proliferation ... Read more >
From £999 excluding flights

Adventure holiday in Nepal

Starting this eleven day small group tour in Kathmandu conjures up a chance to hit the ground running. From here on out it’s the Annapurna region that provides the jaw dropping moments with some stunning views over snow capped peaks providing plenty of places to pause and catch your breath. From optional activities and wildlife watching in Chitwan National Park to chilling by the reflective waters in Pokhara, this holiday in Nepal leaves nothing to the imagination when it comes to authentic adventure experiences. A two day trek in the Annapurna foothills will find you enveloped within the majesty of the Himalayas as fresh water rivers, waterfalls and streams lead to rustic lodges and ... Read more >
From £487 excluding flights
25% off all departures from 1st August. Discount applied to price.

Russia holiday, Moscow to St Petersburg

This week long Russia holiday is the perfect introduction to the country’s iconic sights, in both Moscow and St. Petersburg. The current and former capitals. Starting in Moscow, this small group, guided holiday gives you a chance to see some of the city’s iconic spots such as Red Square, Lenin’s mausoleum, the iconic St Basil’s Cathedral and so much more. We take an overnight train to Veliky Novgorod, the journey being an experience in itself. Veliky Novgorod is one of the oldest cities in Russia and sometimes called the Birthplace of Russia. One of its most stunning buildings is St Sophia’s Cathedral, the oldest church in Russia. The final two days of this trip are spent in St. ... Read more >
From £520 excluding flights
15% off all departures from 22nd July - 31st December 2018. 25% discount on all 2019 departures.

Eastern Europe cultural tour

This Eastern Europe cultural tour is a small group holiday, travelling by train and bus to some of Eastern Europe’s most fascinating and ancient cities. With natural heritage such as the Carpathian Mountains, home to brown bears and wolves, and the Bükk Mountains in Hungary, you will be travelling through some of Europe’s most underrated landscapes. History, be it Roman, Ottoman, Byzantine or Soviet is at the heart of this trip, with one great site after another. Highlights include the Ottoman mosques of Istanbul, the minaret of Eger, the Saxon settlement of Sighisoara, the medieval beauty of Brasov and the Soviet influences on Bucharest. At times you really do feel like you turn back ... Read more >
From £1,007 excluding flights
5% off all departures from 1st August - 31st December 2018. 25% discount on all 2019 departures.

Myanmar cultural tour

This Myanmar cultural tour is like entering another world really, starting in the iconic city of Mandalay made famous by Rudyard Kipling in his poem ‘Mandalay. And various songs followed after that. Mandalay is pure poetry in motion, however, with its hilltop stupas, dusty colonialism leftovers, and the far from dusty but totally contemporary Yadanar night market. We then head north to do a cultural circuit that includes the former Shan Royal city of Hsipaw and visit Shan villages or Palaung villages in the valleys around Kyaukme. The scenic train journey through the Shan Hills is time to sit back and take in life and landscape all around you. It is quite hard to take in the Bagan ... Read more >
From £855 excluding flights
31% off all departures from 1st August. Discount applied to price.

Colombia holiday, small group

This Colombia holiday is a two week, small group tour covering a superb array of natural and cultural stunners. Starting in Bogota, we have a day to explore this fascinating capital, staying in the fashionable Candelaria District. We then head north for a couple of days to visit the magnificent Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá, as well as the town of Villa de Leyva , a whitewashed wonder that, in many ways, feels unchanged since it was first founded in the 16th century. Heading back to Bogota, we take a flight south to Neiva and onto Villavieja, gateway to the Tatacoa Desert with its spectacular red sands and rock formations. The archaeological formations at both San Agustín and ... Read more >
From £1,045 excluding flights
15% off all departures from 28th July 2018. High season exemptions apply. For full details please check date listings.

Central America tour

This Central America tour is an overland odyssey through six countries, starting in Mexico and coming to a close in Costa Rica. In between you will discover a wealth of adventures, stunning natural heritage and cultural wonders. Following in Mayan footsteps, we also get a chance to visit some of the great ancient sites from their civilisation. In Mexico you will have some beach time to recover from your journey before hitting the road and heading to neighbouring Belize where, with its myriad cayes, you will also have plenty of coastal treats. An important stop in Guatemala is Tikal National Park, the largest excavated Mayan site in the Americas , followed by some tranquil time out in ... Read more >
From £1,479 excluding flights

Central America tour on a shoestring

This Central America tour, on a shoestring, is a carefully crafted itinerary that takes you on an overland adventure through three of Central America’s countries: Mexico, Guatemala and Belize. Starting and ending in Playa del Carmen in Mexico, you head to the great Mayan site of Chichén Itzá. This is Mexico’s largest collection of Mayan ruins with the iconic Kukulkan Pyramid as its centrepiece. More Mayan sites follow on this Central America holiday, including Palenque which is surrounded by monkey filled jungles, also in Mexico, and then Tikal National Park, over the border in Guatemala. Tikal is the largest excavated Mayan site in the Americas. Guatemala also boasts spectacular ... Read more >
From £1,092 excluding flights
14% off all departures from 9th September. Discount applied to price.

Peru to Chile small group holiday

This cracking three week tour takes travellers as part of a small group from Lima in Peru to Chile's Santiago via a whole host of South American highlights, including trekking the Inca Trail to the ruined citadel of Machu Picchu. From vast salt flats and lunar desert scenes to the high Andes and the Amazon jungle, this small group holiday provides the perfect introduction to life in South America with overland travel and domestic flights making short shrift of distances en-route from Peru to Chile. Cobbled streets in Cuzco, floating islands on Lake Titicaca and a 35km canoe ride into the Amazon rainforest are all featured throughout the holiday with plenty of time to explore independently ... Read more >
From £2,226 excluding flights
5% off all departures from 11th August - 31st December 2018. 16% discount on all 2019 departures.

Southern Africa adventure holiday, 18 days

Take your time over an 18 day southern Africa trip that incorporates the highlights of four of the region's coolest countries: South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Zambia. Southern Africa adventures are amongst the most popular in the whole of the continent with Victoria Falls, the Chobe River and the Okavango Delta all adding to the incredible exhilaration of optional activities, including: white-water-rafting, bungee jumping and full days spent canoeing. Wildlife watching is always at the forefront of this 18 day southern Africa adventure holiday with unique eco-systems and incredible landscapes, such as the desert folds of the Namibian desert, intensifying an experience that will no ... Read more >
From £1,468 excluding flights
4% off all departures from 3rd September. Discount applied to price.
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