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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.

25 Holidays

Gentle Walking Bhutan Festivals

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

Flight inclusive from £3,585, Land only from £2,885


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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
  • Hotel and guesthouse accommodation
  • The cultural highlights of Beijing
  • Optional extension to see the magnificent Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an

Flight inclusive from £2,175, Land only from £1,625


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Tiger’s Nest Trek, Bhutan & Kathmandu Valley Trek, Nepal

15 day Gentle / Moderate Walking & Trekking
Tiger’s Nest Trek, Bhutan & Kathmandu Valley Trek, Nepal
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  • A three day trek between villages and temples along the ridgeline of the Kathmandu Valley
  • Follow in the footsteps of pilgrims on the trail to the sacred temple of Namobuddha
  • An overnight camping trek in Bhutan to reach the Tiger’s Nest Temple of Taktsang
  • Time to explore the heritage towns of Bhaktapur, Dhulikel and Panauti in Nepal
  • Gentle walks in Bhutan and the cultural highlights of Paro, Punakha and Thimphu
  • All the colour and celebrations of a traditional Bhutanese festival on our autumn departure

Flight inclusive from £3,625, Land only from £2,775


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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 madrassas of Samarkand
  • Stay in comfortable, well located 3 and 4 star hotels throughout
  • Take an optional extension to the Fergana Valley

Land only from £1,835


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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 £3,345, Land only from £2,695


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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 £2,800, Land only from £1,995


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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 picturesque villages and get under the skin of authentic Bhutanese life and culture
  • Join the celebrations at a Bhutanese festival
  • Stay in a 5 star hotel in Kathmandu

Flight inclusive from £3,365, Land only from £2,665


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Cultural Highlights of Nepal, Bhutan & Tibet Festivals

19 day Tour Tour
Cultural Highlights of Nepal, Bhutan & Tibet
  • All the key cultural highlights including Tiger’s Nest Monastery, Potala Palace and Durbar Square
  • Join the celebrations at a Bhutanese festival
  • A well-paced itinerary with ample time for sightseeing, optional walks and good acclimatisation
  • Good quality hotel accommodation throughout

Flight inclusive from £4,395, Land only from £3,595


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Definitive Cultural Tour of Sri Lanka Wildlife

16 day Tour Tour
Definitive Cultural Tour of Sri Lanka
  • Explore the ancient cities, forts and temples of the Cultural Triangle
  • Step off-the-beaten-track in the remote far north of Sri Lanka
  • Look for leopards on safari in little-visited Wilpattu National Park
  • Discover the colonial heritage of atmospheric Galle
  • Go whale watching for the chance to see giant Blue whales

Flight inclusive from £2,410, Land only from £1,725


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Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu Great Treks of the world

11 day Moderate / Vigorous Walking & Trekking
Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu
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  • Enjoy sightseeing and acclimatisation in the Sacred Valley of the Incas
  • Visit the Inca ruins at Pisac and Ollantaytambo
  • Trek the spectacular Inca Trail with first rate camping service on trek
  • Enter iconic Machu Picchu at dawn through Inti Punku, the Sun Gate
  • Guided sightseeing in Machu Picchu and option to climb Huayna Picchu peak or Macchu Picchu Peak

Flight inclusive from £2,085, Land only from £1,335


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