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Brazil wildlife tour, jaguars and waterfalls

The ultimate trip for wildlife lovers, this jaguar holiday in the Pantanal Brazil includes seeing jaguar in the wild. Recommended in Wanderlust Magazine's top 10 wildlife trips and The Sunday Times Travel Magazine. 'Almost guaranteed' to see jaguars in the Pantanal up close and personal, we've had a 100% success rate in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 and 2019, with multiple sightings with our expert local guides. This private tour also gives you the inside track into Rio de Janeiro. You'll top the trip off at the world-famous Iguacu waterfalls, exploring both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides with a private guide. Our guides have tracked jaguars for the BBC, National Geographic and ... Read more >
From £4,795 including UK flights
Departures for 2020 filling up fast! Book with deposit for trips between May - November 2020. Save £100 per person on selected dates - enquire for details!

Family holiday in Sri Lanka, Forts & Monkeys

On this unique adventure family holiday in Sri Lanka, Forts & Monkeys, you'll take in some great examples of Sri Lanka's past, starting off with exploring a 'living fort' in Galle, on the south west coast. You'll experience a lot of wildlife, seeing wild elephants, crocodiles, exotic birds and, if you're lucky, elusive leopards in Yala National Park. Your family will be spotting cheeky monkeys in practically every place in Sri Lanka that you stay, from langurs to macaques, some are more mischievous than others! Our local people and guides will help your family make the most of every place you visit, be they historic forts, national parks or tea plantations. We want you to experience the ... Read more >
From £1,925 including UK flights
Save up to £300 on a private family adventure in Sri Lanka in 2020 (£50 per person or £37.50 on under 12 price). Availability for 2019 holidays including Christmas! Enquire for more details.

Cultural immersion holiday in Thailand

Get closer to Thailand on this cultural journey that takes you to the centre of life here. You'll be off the beaten track and away from other tourists on your own tailor-made tour. Mildly challenging, you'll get to stay in three small communities discovering hidden customs and authentic village family life. Make real connections with your hosts as they teach you about agriculture, hill tribes and the history of old Siam on this stimulating adventure. Get your first glimpse of the Thai countryside on the scenic drive from Bangkok into the heart of Thailand's rice-growing Central Plains region. Feel at home as you get to know a farmer and his family. Explore paddy fields close to the ... Read more >
From £1,100 excluding flights

Thailand nature tour

This Thailand nature tour is a wonderful ‘soft adventure’ exploring the beautiful gardens, scenery and exotic flora, forests and wildlife in Thailand. On this private tour, you will learn about organic farming, horticulture and eco living, meet warm and fascinating Thai hosts and see how life is lived by local people in rural Thailand. This holiday begins in Bangkok, before taking you far off the tourist trail, first to northeastern Thailand. Here, you’ll stay in a private villa in huge grounds, tour local farms and gardens and spend a day in Khao Yai National Park. In northern Thailand, your base is your own private house in the jungle-like grounds belonging to a Thai couple, an artist ... Read more >
From £1,500 including UK flights

Sri Lanka small group holiday

Explore Sri Lanka on a soft adventure small group holiday with historic forts, wildlife including elephants, leopards and dolphins, nature, tea, learning about culture and local people & more. This trip is designed for people who want/need to travel with others, without being subjected to a mainstream 'cookie cutter tour' or 'roughing it', but are open minded to new experiences and other cultures. There is no single supplement but unlike most small group adventure tours, this is not conditional on sharing a room with someone you don't know! It only has very occasional set departures so early booking is advised. Maximum group size is 11. This same itinerary can be taken by a group of ... Read more >
From £1,775 excluding flights
Save £50 per person on bookings for 2020! No single supplement or sharing rooms with a stranger! Or save £100 per person taking same itinerary as a private tour for 2 on any date in February, March and September - November 2020.

Sri Lanka wildlife holiday

Elephant frolicking in the wild on this Sri Lanka wildlife holiday, along with an almost-guaranteed chance to encounter whales and dolphins (those in different areas to boot) and lots lots more. We're a UK operator with people in Sri Lanka. We have a unique network of local people we know on a first-name basis. This carefully-put together wildlife tour with a twist is private, for you and whoever you're travelling with, yes it is great value we know! This is a private tour. You can take it as couple, or a pair of friends, and it can also be taken as a family. (If you're a solo traveller, make an enquiry for information on our special departures.) Now onto the itinerary! You'll start with ... Read more >
From £2,195 including UK flights
Take £100 off the advertised price (per person) off trips taken in May, June and November 2020 when booking including flights! Or £50 off for bookings excluding international flights.

Small group cooking holiday in Thailand

"TAMARIND AND SPICE" This small group cooking holiday in Thailand was recommended in The Telegraph as a top food holiday in Asia. "There are many complexities in Thai cuisine and mastering the range of dishes takes skill and practice. Participants can upgrade their recipe book on this two-week cooking tour of Thailand, stopping at Bangkok, Ayutthaya, Chiang Mai and Krabi, with time to explore the Andaman Sea on a boat. The colourful food and culture quest includes instruction on a stable of classic Thai dishes such as tom kha gai. There is a mix of fragrant market tours, formal cookery schools and cosy home cooking groups." This holiday has also been named by the Telegraph as a top 10 food ... Read more >
From £2,225 including UK flights
Save £50 on bookings for 2020! No single supplement/ sharing rooms with a stranger! Book with a deposit. Or get a free extra night on your tour (& bonus cooking lesson) taking same itinerary as a private tour for 2 from 8th January - 31st March 2020.

Family holiday in Thailand

'Action on Shore' Make waves on your next family holiday with an adventure in Thailand that inspires and delights, away from the tourist trail. The Andaman sea has stunning coastlines and limestone karst scenery, made famous by films ranging from James Bond to Star Wars, and this action-packed family adventure holiday ensures you’ll make the most of it. Don’t worry about having to get too physical, whilst there’s plenty to keep all your family happy, all of our holidays are very much soft adventures. Best of all, in between your Andaman adventures, you’ll discover the real Thailand that only a few people are lucky enough to experience. This family holiday in Thailand is a private tour ... Read more >
From £1,840 including UK flights
Book for 2020 and save up to £300 on a private family adventure in Thailand (£50 per person or £37.50 on under 12 price). Please contact us for details!

Cooking holiday in Thailand

Discover Thailand through its food, tasting and cooking your way around the country, on this cooking holiday in Thailand. Whether you're a novice or an expert cook, you'll return with new-found skills to spice up your life and make your dinner parties sizzle! You'll start in Bangkok having a professional lesson to kick-start your skills, then explore different areas of Thailand, feasting on delicious Thai food and learning from the real experts. You'll catch, pick, choose and cook regional delicacies with locals, from fresh vegetables with a village headman's wife in the Central Plains to friendly fishermen in the Andaman Sea. This itinerary is perfectly balanced, taking in completely ... Read more >
From £2,175 including UK flights
Take £75 per person off the advertised price of this sizzling adventure in 2020 on selected dates. Contact us for details quoting "sizzling savings"! Availability for last-minute 2019 departures. Book with a deposit!

Thailand wildlife holiday, elephants & waterfalls

On this Thailand wildlife holiday, elephants and waterfalls, just some of the highlights of this fantastic itinerary are exploring a vast nature reserve, getting up close and personal to elephants and swimming in waterfalls. This nature and cultural trip to Thailand is packed full of activities but by exploring a few areas, rather than being constantly on the move like many other adventure holidays, you’ll discover more of the country and get a bit of time to relax too. This is a private tour and can be taken at your own pace eg. walking. This tour is a perfect family adventure holiday. It is popular with families with younger children, as well as teenagers. It can be taken as an ... Read more >
From £1,840 including UK flights
Early bird offer! Save up to £50 per person on this private wildlife tour for couples or families departing in 2020! 2019 availability on selected dates! Enquire for details...

Japan family holiday, private departure

A 2-week family tour of Japan including sights, fun family-friendly activities and delicious Japanese food. Read more >
From £3,995 including UK flights
Save up to £300 per family (£50pp) on this private tour in Japan! Book with a deposit. Offer valid on selected dates in May, June and July and on any date 01 September - 30 November 2020. Enquire with us for details and 2019 last minute availability!

Brazil wildlife holiday, Pantanal & Rio

This Brazi wildlife hoiday, Pantanal & Rio, is a wildlife and cultural journey in Brazil. We are a specialist operator offering holidays with a difference and insider experiences. We have a unique approach to working with local people and places. This is a private tour (just you and who you are travelling with). Popular as a couples get away, friends travelling together or a family adventure. Minimum age usually five. If you're travelling as family, contact us for a custom quote. On this trip, you'll kick off with the insider experience of Rio de Janeiro. You'll also get a chance to tick off the main sights if you wish. Then it's a day trip to a reforestation project, this Atlantic ... Read more >
From £3,375 including UK flights
Save £100 per person - enquire for details! Private tours for minimum 2. Further discounts for families (e.g £800 on family price if 4 travelling). Book with deposit for 2020. Last minute availability for 2019.
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