Explore holidays.

Read Explore independent reviews and make booking enquiries on responsible holidays.

177 holidays found

Greek Island Cruise

Discover traditional Greece on this relaxing cruise around the quiet coves and harbours of Evia. Greece's second largest island is only a stone's throw from Athens and yet surprisingly it remains a hidden gem. Caique - Spend six nights on a traditional wooden boat where our friendly crew provide a home away from home feel Greek food - Tuck in to freshly prepared breakfasts and lunches on our caique and have the chance for dinner at authentic waterside taverns Aegean Sea - Swim and snorkel every day in the warm, azure waters and look out for sea life in rocky coves. Read more >
From 1,075 including UK flights

Canal du Midi cycling holiday in France

A cycling holiday along France's historic Canal du Midi and surrounding countryside. Explore medieval walled towns, Cathar Castles, local markets and of course refuel on delicious French cuisine on route. Canal du Midi - Cycle alongside one of the greatest works of civil engineering of the 17th century Discover rich histories - Beziers, Narbonne and the walled fortress town of Carcassonne Carcassonne - Discover this fascinating and impressively preserved walled fortress. Read more >
From 1,149 including UK flights

Albania walking holidays

Explore the beauty of northern Albania's national parks on this scenic walking holiday. Trek in the little visited Albanian Alps, through the spectacular alpine scenery of Valbona and Theth national parks, encountering a traditional way of life in the villages. Learn about the country's folklore from its proud people over freshly cooked lunch and take a boat ride across the glassy blue waters of Lake Koman. Read more >
From 999 including UK flights

Watch brown bears in Finland

Sparsely-populated North Eastern Finland is an untamed expanse of pristine natural beauty. The dense taiga forest with its many rivers and lakes offers a haven to the elusive European brown bear. Travelling deep into the forest to specially prepared observation hides, we aim to observe this amazing animal in its natural habitat during this exciting short break. Read more >
From 875 including UK flights

Greek Islands tour

Our island hopping trip begins in Greece's capital, Athens, before exploring the gleaming waterfront harbours, rocky coves and long sandy beaches of the Cyclades. Visit the islands of Syros, Paros, Santorini and Naxos by ferry. Santorini - Discover its stunning volcanic scenery and whitewashed churches with their iconic blue-domed roofs Syros - Capital of the Cyclades Islands; take coastal walks and sample cuisine in authentic seafront tavernas Paros - Chance to walk along an ancient Byzantine road and go snorkelling from Golden Beach. Read more >
From 1,499 including UK flights

Romania family holiday

When it comes to travelling with kids, Romania may seem off the beaten track, yet the country hosts many surprises and an array of activities to suit the whole gang. Explore the historic capital of Bucharest, travel to the heart of Transylvania where it's not unusual to see farmers going about their work using horse-drawn carts and along the way visit Bran Castle, legendary home of Dracula. Spend time at a bear sanctuary and be as active as you want in the picturesque Apuseni Nature Park trying out biking, kayaking and hiking. Read more >
From 1,185 including UK flights

Cycling holiday in Poland

Cycle through the unspoilt villages and rural landscapes of southern Poland and Slovakia. Visit medieval towns and traditional timber-framed villages, sampling some delicious local cuisine along the way. Pieniny Way - Cycle through the spectacular Dunajec Gorge Stary Sacz & Nowy Sacz - Two of Poland's most lovely and historic towns Krakow - Explore this medieval jewel. Read more >
From 970 including UK flights

Iran cultural tour

This comprehensive tour uncovers the treasures of ancient Persia whilst offering a fabulous insight into life in modern day Iran. We visit sites including the Towers of Silence in Yadz, the impressive cliff-face rock tombs at Naqsh-e Rustam and the Persian city ruins at Persepolis. Time is spent exploring the bustling capital city, Tehran and soaking up the atmosphere of the impressive Imam Square in Isfahan, where we'll experience the warmth and hospitality of the Iranian people. Read more >
From 2,350 including UK flights

Namibia camping safari holiday

Travelling across the vast Namibian deserts and national parks in a customised overlanding truck, this 12 day camping trip is a true African adventure. From searching for wildlife in Etosha National Park to climbing some of the largest sand dunes in the world, this full on trip covers Namibia's highlights and mixes busy days of exploring with relaxing evenings around the campfire and sleeping under starlit skies. There is also an opportunity to meet the Himba people, see examples of historic rock art and get up close to a 80,000 strong seal colony. Read more >
From 2,090 including UK flights

Walking holiday in Crete

Explore the coastal and mountain terrain of Crete on this walking holiday, discovering isolated beaches, secluded coves and impressive canyons. Walk in the White Mountains, hike through the Samaria and Zaros Gorges, experience rural Cretan hospitality and see the beauty that this wonderful island has to offer. Read more >
From 1,020 including UK flights

Costa Rica family holidays

Towering volcanoes, long sandy beaches and unspoilt tropical rainforest are all part of this holiday to Costa Rica. Journey from the Caribbean to the Pacific ocean through one of the most biologically diverse countries in the world. Cruise through jungle waterways, discover cloud forest trails home to the Resplendent Quetzal, arguably the most beautiful bird in the world, learn how to make chocolate, relax on golden sand beaches and zip wire through the forest canopy. Costa Rica is truly a magical, all round family destination. Read more >
From 3,050 including UK flights

Sailing on the Nile holiday in Egypt

Pioneered over 35 years ago, this adventurous 10 day trip visits Egypt's most famous sites, including the Pyramids at Giza; the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. An overnight train journey will be followed by sightseeing in Aswan before spending time sailing along the lifeline of the country; The Nile River. Travelling upriver in traditional, lateen-rigged feluccas, the experience will be a chance to unwind whilst watching the daily life that occurs on the river banks and to escape from normality by sleeping out on deck under a starlit sky. Read more >
From 1,280 including UK flights

Canadian rockies & Vancouver Island holiday

This overland adventure takes us from the Pacific Coast through the very heart of the Rockies, combining the temperate rainforest found on Vancouver Island with lofty peaks and glacial lakes. Using a selection of simple wilderness hostels and some well-located campsites, this trip is a low cost way to explore all the stunning National Parks that Canada has to offer. Hike the shores of sparkling Lake Louise, spot bear in the leafy forest of Pacific Rim National Park and find moose grazing under the mountains of Jasper, on a trip that captures Canada's wild side. Read more >
From 2,459 including UK flights

Japan cycling holiday, small group

From the ancient city of Kyoto we cycle along quiet roads on the Noto Peninsula and into the highlands around the Shirakawa-go historic village, taking us firmly off the beaten track and providing us with a glimpse of old Japan. Along the way we will see one of the finest Japanese gardens in Kanazawa and enjoy varied mountain scenery and coastal paths. We end our journey travelling by bullet train to modern Tokyo. Read more >
From 4,599 including UK flights

Brazil family holiday

The largest country in Latin America, Brazil has attractions that dwarf most of its neighbours. Home to the planet's largest rainforest, the world's most impressive waterfalls and some of its finest beaches, Brazil is a spectacular holiday destination for an unforgettable family adventure. Our incredible journey begins in Salvador. Learn the ancient martial art of Capoeira, head out to the palm lined beach at Praia do Forte on the Pacific coast and visit TAMAR sea turtle project. Travel into the Amazon interior to learn jungle survival skills, sleeping out in a hammock on the banks of the river and take a motorised canoe to spot Caiman after dark. Marvel at the awe inspiring Iguazu Falls, ... Read more >
From 4,370 including UK flights

Pamir Highway holiday, Kyrgyzstan & Tajikistan

Join us on this true adventure along the iconic 'Pamir Highway' - 1250 kilometres of road (not all of it sealed!) that connects the ancient trading cities of Dushanbe and Osh. But it's not limited to crossing just one mountain range, on this epic journey we also traverse the Tien Shan range as we journey across wild Kygryz meadows and up and over the Tien Shan mountains to the cosmopolitan Kazkah city of Almaty. This is a journey of ever-changing scenery, high mountain passes, raging rivers, isolated villages and hardy peoples. The going will be slow and at times challenging, but the reward will be an exciting journey across three countries, along a route still largely untouched by tourism. ... Read more >
From 4,369 including UK flights

Turkey history tours, small group

Enjoy a week exploring some of Turkey's best Greco-Roman sites, including Ephesus, Aphrodisias and the impressive Temple of Apollo at Didyma, as well as visiting the lesser known sites of Sardes and Priene. In Pamukkale, like the ancients before us, we can enjoy a dip in the hot mineral waters of the spa or visit the ruins of ancient Hierapolis. After a tranquil boat journey through the reeds to Caunos, there will be a chance to spot endangered loggerhead turtles at Iztuzu Beach. There will also be time to relax at a thermal spa hotel in Salihil and amongst the olive groves on the banks of Lake Bafa. Read more >
From 825 including UK flights

Gorilla and Chimp safari in Uganda

Join us for a chance to see the incredible primates and wildlife of the Ugandan rainforest. We spend two days in Kibale Forest, the best place in Africa to spot chimpanzees. From our comfortable eco-lodge we explore the forest with a population of over 1000 chimps and 13 varieties of other primates including Red-Tailed monkey, Colobus monkey and many others. We take a day walk in the majestic Rwenzori Mountains also known as 'Mountains of the Moon' and visit local villages around the area. We join a cruise in the Kazinga channel, a real highlight and a chance to observe hippo, crocodile, buffalo and herds of elephants at close range before taking game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park ... Read more >
From 4,299 including UK flights

Walking holiday in Cyprus

Steeped in mythology, Cyprus is a beautiful island. Discover its varied landscapes and rich cultural heritage while trekking in the Troodos Mountains and the Akamas Peninsula, through traditional mountain villages and pine scented forests. In the Solea Valley, discover 12th century Byzantine churches and explore the Tombs of the Kings in Paphos. Visit the Kykkos Monastery , the Baths of Aphrodite and the well-preserved Greco- Roman amphitheatre at Kourion. Read more >
From 985 including UK flights

Maldives holidays, Dhoni cruise

Board a traditional Maldivian dhoni cruise and sail through idyllic turquoise waters and palm-finged beaches. This relaxing journey includes the islands of South Male, Felidhoo and Meemu, visiting remote fishing communities and stopping at beautiful reefs for snorkelling in crystal clear waters. Uninhabited islands and pristine beaches - Visit unspoilt, idyllic corners of the Maldives, far away from the tourist resorts Remarkable snorkelling and swimming - Enjoy warm, clear water and spot manta rays, turtles and clown fish on spectacular reefs Traditional fishing villages - Spend time with the local people and learn about their life in this tropical and remote paradise. Read more >
From 1,750 including UK flights
100 per person off selected trips. Book by 4th February 2019.
Convert currencies