Historic Yorkshire

Historic YorkshireSummaryIt’s little wonder generations of painters have found their muse among Yorkshire’s landscapes. The countryside is devastatingly beautiful, particularly on the wild moors. And its towns and cities combine quaint English charm with reminders of a heritage dating back to Roman times. From our base in bustling York, we’ll plunge into the thick of it all. We’ll visit the spa town of Harrogate, explore grand Castle Howard and journey through the moors on a [...]

North Wales Short Break

North Wales Short Break Summary From neo-Norman Penrhyn Castle to the lovely lawns and woodlands of Bodnant Garden, the fantastic sights of north Wales offer a far richer experience than you’d expect from a short break. Basing ourselves in the port town of Caernarfon (home to an immense 13th-century castle), we’ll tour the colourful Italianate seaside village of Portmeirion, dreamed up by architect Clough Williams-Ellis; and ride the scenic Snowdon Mountain Railway to the [...]

The Jurassic Coast

The Jurassic CoastSummaryTrue to its name, the magnificent Jurassic Coast covers 185 million years of history. From our base in Bournemouth, we’ll explore the coastline and the towns that line its shores, on a boat cruise from Poole to Swanage and a heritage steam train journey to the village of Corfe. As for the rest of our stay, we’ll tour Sir Walter Raleigh’s grand Sherborne Castle and drive through the New Forest to Beaulieu, home [...]

16 day Kimberley Complete

16 day Kimberley CompleteITINERARYBroome | Windjana Gorge | Tunnel Creek | Fitzroy Crossing | Geikie Gorge | Halls Creek | Purnululu N.P. | Cathedral Gorge | Echidna Chasm | Kununurra | Lake Argyle | El Questro | Mitchell Plateau | Drysdale River Station | Bell GorgeINCLUDES• Return flights• 15 nights’ accommodation• 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 14 dinners• Services of an expert Driver-Guide and additional guides on selected walks• Travel in a custom-designed 4WD vehicle• Stay [...]

19 day Ultimate Rail, Cruise & Coach Experience

19 day Ultimate Rail, Cruise & Coach Experience ITINERARYAuckland | Bay of Islands | Rotorua | Wellington | Kaikoura | Christchurch | Arthur’s Pass | Fox Glacier | Queenstown | Doubtful Sound | Te Anau | DunedinINCLUDES• Return flights• 18 nights’ accommodation• Doubtful Sound overnight cruise• Ultimate Small Group Tour Coach with 20 luxury leather reclining seats on a full-size vehicle• 18 breakfasts, 1 morning tea, 1 ultimate High Tea, 2 lunches, 11 dinners, 3 [...]

16 day Grand Tour of South Africa

16 day Grand Tour of South AfricaITINERARYPanorama Route | Kruger National Park | Swaziland | Zululand | Durban | Garden Route | Oudtshoorn | Cape TownINCLUDES• All flights• 15 nights’ accommodation• 15 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 7 dinners• Services of a qualified English-speaking guide• Selected sightseeing & transfers• SAVE up to £1,430 per personHIGHLIGHTS• See the spectacular scenery of Blyde River Canyon and God’s Window• Visit Kruger National Park and search for the ‘Big 5’• Journey [...]

11 day Natural Wonders of the West

11 day Natural Wonders of the WestITINERARYSan Francisco | Yosemite National Park | Mammoth Lakes | Lake Tahoe | Las Vegas | Zion National Park | Bryce National Park | Antelope Canyon | Monument Valley | Grand CanyonINCLUDES• All flights• 10 nights’ accommodation• 2 breakfasts, 3 Lunches• Services of an expert tour guide• Selected sightseeing & transfers• SAVE up to £60 per personHIGHLIGHTS• Discover the ‘City by the Bay’, San Francisco• Experience the majestic views [...]

12 day Beautiful Sri Lanka

12 day Beautiful Sri LankaITINERARYColombo | Kotugoda | Wilpattu National Park | Sigiriya | Thirappane | Polonnaruwa | Passikudah | Gal Oya | Haputale | KandyINCLUDES• Return flights• 11 nights’ accommodation• 10 breakfasts, 4 lunches & 6 dinners• Services of an English-speaking driver-guide• Most sightseeing• All transfers• SAVE up to £325 per personHIGHLIGHTS• Stay in some of Sri Lanka’s best boutique luxury hotels• Explore Wilpattu National Park, the biggest in Sri Lanka• Visit Sri Lanka’s [...]

16 day Gorillas & Game Parks

16 day Gorillas & Game ParksITINERARYNairobi | Lake Nakuru National Park | Eldoret | Kampala | Kalinzu Forest | Queen Elizabeth National Park | Kisoro | Gorilla Trek | Mbarara | Jinja | Kericho | Masai Mara National ReserveINCLUDES• Return flights• 15 nights’ accommodation• 15 breakfasts, 12 lunches & 14 dinners• Services of a qualified English-speaking guide• Selected sightseeing & transfersHIGHLIGHTS• Seek out the rare mountain gorilla on an included trek through Uganda’s forests• Safari [...]

14 day Colombia’s Caribbean Coast & Lost City

14 day Colombia’s Caribbean Coast & Lost CityITINERARYCartagena | Minca | Tayrona National Natural Park | Taganga | Santa Marta | Trek to the Lost City of TeyunaINCLUDES• Return flights• 13 nights’ accommodation (9 nights hotel & 4 nights camping)• 13 breakfasts, 7 lunches & 4 dinners• Services of a Chief Experience Officer & local indigenous guides• Selected sightseeing & transfers• SAVE up to £240 per personHIGHLIGHTS• Tour the colonial city of Cartagena• Spend time [...]