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From the Tiger's Nest to the Taj Mahal, and the Golden Temple to the Great Wall, we've got the world's iconic sights covered.

15 Holidays

Gentle Walking Bhutan Festivals

15 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Gentle Walking Bhutan
  • First-rate accommodation in Bhutan using comfortable hotels and lodges
  • Relax at Dwarika’s hotel in Kathmandu – a unique heritage property
  • Explore the cultural highlights of Bhutan including iconic Taktsang Monastery
  • Excellent and varied programme of gentle walks

Flight inclusive from £3,445, Land only from £2,695


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Great Wall of China

10 day Gentle / Moderate Walking & Trekking
Great Wall of China
  • Mountain, sea and city – the Great Wall in all its splendour
  • Good quality, comfortable hotel accommodation throughout
  • The cultural highlights of Beijing
  • Optional extension to see the magnificent Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an

Flight inclusive from £2,145, Land only from £1,495


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Silk Road to Samarkand

15 day Tour Tour
Silk Road to Samarkand
  • See the fascinating World Heritage Site of Ichan Kala, Khiva
  • Explore the ruins of ancient fortresses in the Kyzylkum Desert
  • Visit the exotic covered bazaar and colossal Kalyan Minaret at Bukhara
  • Discover the domed mosques and ornately decorate madrasahs of Samarkand
  • Stay in comfortable, well located 3 and 4 star hotels throughout
  • Take a pre-tour extension to the Fergana Valley

Flight inclusive from £2,145, Land only from £1,595


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Definitive Cultural Tour of Bhutan Festivals

13 day Tour Tour
Definitive Cultural Tour of Bhutan
  • Visit the key cultural sights including the Tiger’s Nest Monastery and Punakha Dzong
  • Explore the countryside in the beautiful Haa Valley
  • Join the celebrations at a Bhutanese festival
  • Stay in Dwarika’s Hotel in Kathmandu - a unique 5* heritage property

Flight inclusive from £3,345, Land only from £2,555


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Historical Ethiopia & the Simien Mountains

14 day Tour Tour
Historical Ethiopia & the Simien Mountains
  • Visit the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, ‘Africa’s Camelot’ at Gondar, the World Heritage site of Axum and the Blue Nile Falls
  • Take a full day boat cruise on the vast expanse of Lake Tana
  • Explore the spectacular scenery in the Simien Mountains National Park, home to an abundance of rare flora and fauna
  • Enjoy the best service, guiding and accommodation throughout

Flight inclusive from £2,775, Land only from £2,150


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Dana Trek to Petra Great Treks of the world

9 day Moderate / Vigorous Walking & Trekking
Dana Trek to Petra
  • Explore Petra, entering by the lesser visited 'backdoor'
  • Begin your trek at Dana Nature Reserve one of Jordan’s must see natural sights
  • An excellent trek route that avoids very long days and gives the best paced itinerary possible
  • Enjoy a first rate camping experience on trek

Flight inclusive from £2,145, Land only from £1,595


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Gentle Walking Sri Lanka Wildlife

16 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Gentle Walking Sri Lanka
  • A comprehensive tour of Sri Lanka, combining cultural highlights with gentle walking
  • Travel into the hill country by train to hilltop tea plantations
  • Take a jeep safari to look for leopards in Yala National Park
  • A relaxing beach stay at the end of your travels

Flight inclusive from £2,660, Land only from £1,995


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Golden Trails of Burma

16 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Golden Trails of Burma
  • Featured in the Sunday Times '100 Best Holidays in the World'
  • Visit Burma’s three major cultural centres: Mandalay, Bagan and Inle Lake
  • A delightful full day cruise along the Ayeyarwady River from Mandalay to Bagan
  • Gentle walks to villages, temples, Buddhist monasteries and old palaces

Flight inclusive from £2,955, Land only from £2,175


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First Class Bhutan ‘In style’ holidays Festivals

13 day Tour Tour
First Class Bhutan
  • Join the celebrations at the impressive Paro Tsechu in the spring or the Thimphu Festival in the autumn
  • Take an Everest flight for close-up views of the world’s highest mountain
  • Explore Bhutan’s key cultural sights including the Tiger’s Nest Monastery
  • Stay in first-rate hotel accommodation throughout including sumptuous Dwarika’s in Kathmandu

Flight inclusive from £4,765, Land only from £4,085


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Gentle Walking, Indian Hill Stations & the Golden Temple

16 day Gentle Walking & Trekking
Gentle Walking, Indian Hill Stations & the Golden Temple
  • Ride a mountain train, walk the Mall in Shimla and visit the magnificent Golden Temple at Amritsar
  • Visit Dharamsala, the home town of the Dalai Lama
  • Stay in converted palaces, heritage properties and characterful hotels
  • Enjoy good day walks and explore the key sights on foot.

Flight inclusive from £2,740, Land only from £2,050


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