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Holiday in Georgia, tailor made

This itinerary for a cultural and wilderness holiday in Western Georgia is packed with some of our suggestions for ways in which to tap into not only the ancient cultures but also the sacred and mythical aspects of this gem of a country. As well as being featured in Greek myth Jason and the Argonauts, the country's Caucasus Mountains and Black Sea shores are not only dramatic, but verging on epic. And definitely worth an odyssey of your own. This itinerary takes you through the country’s western landscapes, starting in its capital city, Tbilisi and then through the snow capped mountains and prolific forests of the Caucasus. Highlights include sites such as the ancient cave towns of ... Read more >
From £1,795 excluding flights

Armenia small group holiday

This Armenia small group holiday takes place in summer months, exploring the cultural and natural highlights of this emerging and exquisite destination over nine days. Armenia lies at the heart of the Caucasus Mountains and is home to an extraordinary array of ancient monasteries, such as Geghard Khor Virap and Tatev as well as plenty of magnificent churches. Visiting the UNESCO Etchmiadzin Cathedral, the world’s oldest cathedral, is a highlight for many of our visitors. Travelling in Armenia is a journey through complex history with many influences over the years from both east and west, being situated on the confluence of the Silk Road. The cultural heritage has an almost constant ... Read more >
From £1,695 excluding flights

Georgia, Azerbaijan and Armenia holiday

This cultural adventure takes in the best of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia – a still relatively unexplored region at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, where reminders of legends like the Golden Fleece complement stunning scenery and hospitable locals. Following in the footsteps of Silk Road traders, Crusader knights and Ottoman princes, travel from the Caspian shores through the vineyards of Kakheti to the spectacular High Caucasus mountains. After exploring Baku and nearby spots like the UNESCO site at Qobustan, head into the Caucusus foothills to mingle with villagers and explore the former trading town of Seki – home to the Khan's Palace and bustling market – as well as ... Read more >
From £2,915 excluding flights

Riding holiday in Kyrgyzstan

Saddle up for a unique horse trekking adventure along ancient Silk Road trails in Kyrgyzstan on paths taken by ancient warriors, nomads and traders through one of the world's most pristine wildernesses. You begin, though, in the laidback Kyrgyz capital Bishkek, famed for its Osh bazaar. You'll also visit the renowned felt-making village of Kochkorka, before fetching up at the magical 3000m glacial lake of Son Kul to meet our host family and horses. From here, each day's riding reveals unforgettable vistas. Cross the Uzun-Bulak Pass and camp wild by the Kurtka River, hug the banks of Kyrgyzstan’s largest river (the Naryn) to Ak Tal Chat, then enjoy two days of remote riding along two ... Read more >
From £2,745 excluding flights

Uzbekistan holidays, tailor made

This journey through Uzbekistan reveals a stunning melange of history, culture and natural majesty in one of Central Asia's most fascinating countries. Beginning in Tashkent, you’ll discover Silk Road cities and desert castles, see the transformation of the Aral Sea, and experience wilderness and village life in the beautiful Nurata Mountains. Delve one of the world’s finest collections of Soviet avant-garde art one day, sleep in a desert yurt camp another. After exploring Tashkent's mosques, madrassahs, grand squares and museums (don't miss the world's oldest Koran at the Muyie Mubarak library), travel north to the fascinating town of Nukus, home to a superb collection of rare Soviet ... Read more >
From £2,090 excluding flights

Japan small group holiday North to South

This Japan small group holiday north to south is a truly comprehensive exploration of this beautiful, intriguing country. Spend time in each of Japan’s four main islands, from the lakes and volcanic landscapes of Hokkaido in the far north, through the ancient towns and lush landscapes of Honshu and Shikoku, before reaching the far south of Kyushu, Japan’s southernmost island. Travel in autumn to see hillsides blanketed in golden leaves – the famous ‘koyo’ – or in May, to enjoy warm spring weather. This 20 day holiday is a chance to see all sides of Japan – the ancient and the fiercely modern. We will take in some of Japan’s most iconic sights, enjoy its beautiful national parks, walk ... Read more >
From £9,495 including domestic flights only

Ethiopia small group holiday

The contrasts of Ethiopia never cease to amaze. While it may be home to the fertile headwaters of the Blue Nile and the striking Simien Mountains which rise to 4,550m, this adventurous trip focuses instead on the arid north-east of the country which counts amongst its treasures the fascinating medieval walled city of Harar as well as the unforgiving Danakil Depression, one of the lowest and hottest places on earth. Along the way our journey will see us encounter the famed ‘hyena man’ of National Geographic fame, take a drive through Awash National Park, where Wilfred Thesiger once explored in the 1930s and reach the shores of Lake Afrera which sits 100m below sea level. In addition we’ll ... Read more >
From £2,845 excluding flights

Ukraine and Moldova cultural tour

This Ukraine and Moldova cultural tour is a two week, small group holiday following an itinerary that has been carefully crafted to introduce you to some of the most fascinating aspects of these two countries. Although both countries are European, they are still virtually unknown to most tourists and yet its cultural riches make for an enlightening, exciting and sometimes esoteric trip. Starting in Kiev, the capital of Ukraine, the trip has a bit of an emotional awakening as we drive north for a full day visit of Chernobyl and the deserted nearby town of Pripyat. We return to Kiev to enjoy some of the brighter sides of Ukrainian life before taking a train to the UNESCO World Heritage city ... Read more >
From £2,595 excluding flights

Sikkim and West Bengal tour, India

This Sikkim and West Bengal trip starts in Kurseong among the hill stations around Darjeeling and then takes you into the stunning world of the Eastern Himalayas. This is a wonderful trip, travelling in a small group and fully guided, for anyone who wants to get to know the culture and landscapes of this dramatically beautiful region, without having to be a super fit trekker. Every day is an adventure in this part of the world, whether you are delving back into the colonial history of Darjeeling and its tea plantations, or meeting your hosts at a traditional Lepcha village in Dzongu. The landscapes are breathtakingly stark and stunning, such as the Yumthang Valley which is situated at ... Read more >
From £2,650 excluding flights

Algeria small group tour

This small group tour takes you to one of North Africa’s most interesting, beautiful and underrated countries. You’ll travel with a band of fellow travellers and will have expert local guides along the way to help you get the most out of your experience. Algeria has dramatic desert landscapes, a long Mediterranean coastline and is dotted with ancient Roman ruins and fairytale oasis towns, yet it is not as well known to tourists as neighbouring Morocco, Tunisia or Egypt. In just over two weeks, you’ll get to know some of these highlights, travelling from the far north to the depths of the Sahara Desert. First off are the spectacular UNESCO World Heritage sites, including the ancient Roman ... Read more >
From £3,595 excluding flights

Vietnam small group explorer holiday

This Vietnam small group tour is two weeks long, starting in Hanoi and finishing in Ho Chi Minh City, with plenty of diverse and fascinating places to visit in between. Vietnam is 1600km long and travelling from north to south gives us time to explore not only some of its classic sites but also get far off the beaten track. Classic sites on this Vietnam holiday include its great cities of Hanoi, the thousand year old capital, Hue and Hoi An both of which feel like a leap back into the past, and Hoi Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon and which needs little introduction. As well as its great cities, we get a chance to explore the country’s landscape wonders, travelling with a variety ... Read more >
From £2,495 including domestic flights only

Colombia chocolate tour with Amelia Rope

Join experienced and passionate chocolatier Amelia Rope on this Colombia chocolate tour. Amelia is the founder of Amelia Rope Chocolate and is an extremely knowledgeable guide for this fascinating and flavoursome adventure into Colombia and its cocoa industry. This 14 day small group holiday looks at the significance of cocoa to this vibrant and beautiful South American country, both culturally and as a valuable source of income for the nation, filling the gap left by the country’s once widespread drugs trade. The journey begins in Colombia’s capital Bogota and travels into central highlands and the western hills, to tour cacao plantations and discover beautiful colonial towns, including ... Read more >
From £4,495 excluding flights

Haiti holiday, The Undiscovered Caribbean

Haiti is often perceived in a negative light. But look deeper and you'll discover a truly distinctive Caribbean destination that – for now – remains very much off-the-beaten tourist track. As well as a largely undeveloped coastline, Haiti boasts a rich history as the world's first independent black republic, with a legacy that includes not only fantastic art and music but also its often misunderstood cultural weave of vodou (aka voodoo) alongside more concrete marvels such as the largest and most spectacular fort in the Caribbean, plus the architectural jewel of Jacmel. This is an island that also offers stunning mountains, idyllic wilderness waterfalls and a hike-friendly central ... Read more >
From £3,145 excluding flights

Petra & Palestine holiday, small group

This Petra and Palestine holiday explores two fascinating countries of the Middle East, beginning and ending in Jordan. Romans and Nabateans ruled this region, Crusaders and Saracens rampaged through here, Christ was crucified here and in recent history, land has been fought over in the bloody, long-running Arab-Israeli wars. We travel by minibus and jeep, but leave them behind to enjoy exploring on foot, too, walking through rural Palestinian landscapes and the Jordan Valley. Discover biblical Madaba, Jericho, Bethlehem and Jerusalem, and explore the romantic desert landscapes of T E Lawrence’s Wadi Rum. The spectacular Nabatean city of Petra is a celebrated highlight of this holiday, ... Read more >
From £3,150 excluding flights

Walking in Bulgaria holiday

Walking in Bulgaria will take you to new heights, in every sense. Not only does Bulgaria boast the highest mountains on the Balkan Peninsula, Mount Musala, but you'll also discover many of the country's traditional cultural customs alive, well and forming part of a fascinating historical backstory. It's impossible not to be impressed by the wild and untouched nature of Bulgaria and this ten day walking tour does little to discourage the great sense of wonder that you get from breaking new ground. Figuratively, of course. The size of the group has been limited to just 12 like-minded cultural walking enthusiasts which allows you to stay in locally-owned guesthouses and village homestays. ... Read more >
From £1,295 excluding flights

Georgia horse trekking holiday

The Georgians have a saying that when God gave out land to the various nations of the world the Georgians were too busy drinking to attend – but ended up being given God's favourite spot when they smooth-talked the Almighty about being late due to drinking his health! Exploring this stunning and on foot and horseback you may well agree this might just be the best bit of the planet. And Georgia's famous wine-making heritage (arguably the oldest in the world) means you'll have something special to toast it with too! You'll also get to make delicious local cheeses on a day out with local shepherds. You'll discover spectacular mountain vistas and high plains on fantastic local horses, while ... Read more >
From £1,645 excluding flights

China small group tour: Land of Dragons and Emperors

Discover China’s beautiful landscapes and historic gems on this small group tour to the Land of Dragons and Emperors. This 16 day journey explores the country’s 2,500 year history and its rich culture, discovering treasures that are the legacy of the Song, Ming and Qing dynasties. Visit eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites as you travel from Beijing to Shanghai, hike through mountains, cycle round city walls, visit tiny villages and enjoy some of the country’s most famous highlights, too, including the Great Wall and the Terracotta Warriors. The tour starts in Beijing, China’s capital city, where you can explore on a grand and small scale, taking in vast Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden ... Read more >
From £4,295 including domestic flights only

Afghanistan small group holiday

This 12 day small group holiday takes you into the realm of the adventurer where the mountains of central Asia rise above arid Afghanistan plains to unfold some extraordinary travelling tales. Afghanistan has long been one of the world’s least understood nations with no end of political, religious and social upheaval causing many to give the country a wide berth. However, where’s the fun in that? Fortune favours the brave and if you’re not the kind of traveller to let fear of the unknown stand in your way then this small group tour provides ample excuses to explore Afghanistan in the safest and most informative way possible. Starting in the capital city of Kabul allows you to hit the ... Read more >
From £5,245 excluding flights

Colombia tailor made holiday, culture and nature

Vibrant Colombia is a land of contrasts and legends, an entire continent encompassed by one country. After being off the travel map for some time, Colombia is gradually moving back into the spotlight as an exciting new travel destination. Ranging from palm fringed Caribbean beaches, snow-capped Andean mountain peaks, verdant rain forests and National Parks, Colombian terrain is truly diverse. From the cosmopolitan metropolis of Bogotá to the cobbled alleys of the colonial towns, you will explore all aspects of the country taking in the spectacular underground salt cathedral at Zipaquira, Los Nevados National Park, the coffee region and Cartagena. This itinerary offers a fantastic ... Read more >
From £2,495 excluding flights

Jordan honeymoon

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan lies at the heart of a region whose development and culture has played a pivotal part in the history of the world for the past two thousand years. This short journey provides a stunning introduction to a country whose landscapes and traditions have been influenced by Romans and Byzantines, Crusaders and Arabs for over two millennia. Beginning in Amman, the Jordanian capital, you will travel to the spectacular Roman ruins of Jerash and the imposing Saladin fortress of Qa’lat Al Rabat, before following the King’s Highway south. Travelling along one of the oldest roads in the world you will then visit Mount Nebo and Madaba and the Crusader fortress of Kerak, ... Read more >
From £1,295 excluding flights
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