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Lebanon holiday

A turbulent recent history means this beautiful and welcoming country sees few visitors. However a trip to Lebanon is a deeply rewarding experience. Its ancient history, friendly and forward-looking people and wealth of natural beauty, ensures that this small country packs a lot of punch. Come see for yourself. Take a boat through the cave complex at Jeita, journey back in time at the incredible Roman complex of Baalbek and explore Byblos, the birthplace of the alphabet and the ancient heart of world-shipping before indulging in Ksara’s finest wines. Highlights: -The historic Southern towns of Sidon & Tyre -Experience Beirut's beguiling mix of antiquity and modernity -The Temple of ... Read more >
From £995 excluding flights

Papua New Guinea small group tour

Discover one of the world's most diverse and intriguing countries. From the remote landscapes and tribal groups of Lake Murray, to the vast cultural diversity of the enigmatic Highlands, one of the first places agriculture emerged on the planet. Take a boat along the Sepik River to meet the "Crocodile men" and their visit their spirit houses. Finally get a taste of island life on New Britain island, where you can swim with dolphins and see what it means to live in the shadow of a volcano on the Pacific Ring of Fire. Read more >
From £6,295 excluding flights

Caucasus small group tour

Sandwiched between the region’s great powers – the Persian, the Turks and the Soviets - the history of the Caucasus has been a turbulent one. See how these tiny countries have found their respective paths and marvel at the diversity of this small region. Start in Baku, make your way through the hills of Georgia and finish in Yerevan. Along the way, prepare homemade meals with local families, taste wines in Georgia's Kakheti region and learn about a variety of crafting techniques. Explore the must-see cultural, historical and architectural sites, like the authentic Taza Bazar in Baku, the 3,000-year-old rock-hewn town of Uplistsikhe, the Stalin Museum in Gori and Armenia’s unique churches. ... Read more >
From £2,595 excluding flights

Small group tour of the Stans

Our five 'Stans' tour is an epic 30 day journey through the historic heart of Central Asia. During this journey you will be able to discover the ancient fortresses and strange politics of Turkmenistan, absorb the history and admire the stunning architecture of Uzbekistan's numerous UNESCO-listed sites. Moving on to Kyrgyzstan you will see dramatic mountains and pastoral landscapes, its vast lakes and its nomadic customs. Then onto Tajikistan's where you can learn about its history and Persian influences. Highlights: - The sparkling white marble eeriness of Ashgabat - The old fortress of Nisa - The ruins of the ancient city of Merv - Historic monuments in Kunya-Urgench - The UNESCO listed ... Read more >
From £5,495 excluding flights
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