History & Culture Holidays


QuitoSalvador
QuitoSalvador

Peru might be the first port of call for most travellers, but if you miss Ecuador when you are out here, its like eating bacon [...]

NairobiZanzibar
NairobiZanzibar

This fortnight long adventure is the perfect blend of wildlife, culture and relaxation. After exploring Nairobi, you’ll visit the Mto Wa Mbu Cultural Tourist programme [...]

Rio Carnival Package (Basic)
Rio Carnival Package (Basic)

The Rio Carnival is the greatest party on earth – an amazing spectacle of colour and costumes set to the sultry sounds of samba music. [...]

QuitoSalvador
QuitoSalvador

Peru might be the first port of call for most travellers, but if you miss Ecuador when you are out here, its like eating bacon [...]

Tribes & Wildlife Of The Rift
Tribes & Wildlife Of The Rift

  Africa‘s Rift Valley is home to some remarkable tribal groups and visiting them is one of the biggest highlights of this adventurous trip. It’s [...]

Chennai to Calcutta
Chennai to Calcutta

This is one of the most original and unique Indian trips we offer, one which deviates far from the usual tourist trail to visit the [...]

best of thailand east coast (may - oct)
best of thailand east coast (may – oct)

“Liddy Says” “Another great classic trip of Thailand, combining both north and south. The last week of this trip switches from east to west coast, [...]

CuscoRio de Janeiro
CuscoRio de Janeiro

Cusco is to South America today as Kathmandu was to Asia thirty years ago; it is the traveller’s Mecca. You cannot miss Cusco and it’s [...]

Americas Overland between Antigua & Cusco via Brazilian Amazon
Americas Overland between Antigua & Cusco via Brazilian Amazon

Latin America is an amazing region, encompassing both Central and South America. The two areas fit together; their history, geography, cultures and landscapes are joined, [...]

New DelhiCalcutta
New DelhiCalcutta

This trip, a memorable blend of adventure and relaxation. You’ll travel from Delhi to Kathmandu stopping at the epi-centres of spirituality, jungles and national parks [...]

CairoVic Falls
CairoVic Falls

For lovers of Egyptology, Egypt without Sudan is like bread without butter. The Nubian Pharoahs came from Sudan and they established the Kush kingdom along [...]

scenic vietnam
scenic vietnam

“Liddy Says” “Its impossible to pick my favourite part of this tour, but I’ve managed to whittle it down to two. The first is the [...]

SantiagoManaus
SantiagoManaus

Between the months of September and March it is possible to travel to the very tip of South America, through the staggering beautiful fjord lands [...]

Overland Between Istanbul And Xi'an
Overland Between Istanbul And Xi’an

Follow in the footsteps of the traders who travelled this ancient route linking east to west on our hugely popular Silk Route overland trip. Starting [...]

beijing to hong kong
beijing to hong kong

“Liddy Says” “As a tour leader in China I always found that it was the time spent in the countryside that travellers enjoyed most. For [...]

Patagonia Overland between Quito & La Paz via Brazilian Amazon
Patagonia Overland between Quito & La Paz via Brazilian Amazon

This journey takes us from Quito in the Ecuadorian Andes, through Peru and the Inca Heartland and then deep into Brazil’s massive Amazon jungle. We [...]

AshgabatUlaanbaatar
AshgabatUlaanbaatar

The Silk Road is one of the world’s oldest trade routes. Along it, armies, traders and explorers past through some of the world’s most inhospitable [...]

Anchorage to Mexico City

Outdoor enthusiasts will LOVE this trip, packed as it is with National Parks (Denali, Jasper, Banff, Glacier and Yellowstone, to name but a few). Travelling [...]

mayan encounter
mayan encounter

“Liddy Says” “The two trips on this page follow the same route, from Playa del Carmen down to Antigua in Guatemala, but this is the [...]

explore lebanon
explore lebanon

“Liddy Says” “After years of being off-limits, Lebanon is now firmly back on the tourist track. Beirut is a stylish, cosmopolitan and lively city, full [...]