Tea-picker in India

Tailor-made cultural holidays

An authentic look at the culture of societies past and present – food, history, traditions, religion, art . . .

Tea-picker in India

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Authentic cultural holidays

Discover the cultural essence of a country, city or remote rural village - it is one of the joys of travel. The best and most authentic cultural holidays involve you getting to know something of local traditions, enjoying the food and entertainment, or exploring historical and archaeological sites.

We tailor-make luxury cultural holidays and tours which introduce you to the diversity of your destination with expert local guides who can help you make sense of what you’re experiencing. Encounter the unique traditions of Bolivia, meet the Himba of Namibia, explore the architecture and spirituality of Nepal's Kathmandu Valley.

It was wonderful to sit with ladies in a local village at the end of their working day. We were welcomed into an engagement party with singing and dancing in preparation of the meeting of the couple. However, our day out with the Maharajah's nephew to the local village and farm will never be forgotten.

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Little avenue of baobabs at Mandrare River Camp, near Berenty, Madagascar
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Mandrare and Manafiafy

11 days from £8000pp plus international flights.

Explore Madagascar's nature, wildlife, beaches and culture while staying at two beautiful eco-lodges in the south, enjoying fine cuisine and excellent hospitality.

    • ​See lemurs: ringtail, mouse, sportive ...
    • Explore the unique spiny forest
    • Beautiful remote beaches
    • Explore coastal mangroves
    • Spend time in local communities
    • Gorgeous camp and lodge
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Rice paddies near Mrauk U
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Myanmar with Mrauk U

13 days from £2300pp plus international flights.

Temples and pagodas, palaces and villages, lakes and mountains, Burma is a land of contrasts and on this holiday you will experience it all.

    • The plain of temples at Bagan
    • See traditional crafts and skills
    • Boat trip on Inle Lake
    • Wander around the pagodas of Mrauk U
    • Visit a Chin village
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Nepal prayer flags
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Nepal Family Adventure

11 days from £3100pp plus international flights.

A family adventure in Nepal jam-packed with variety - sightseeing, trekking, whitewater rafting and wildlife viewing.

    • Guided tours in the Kathmandu Valley
    • Full day tour of the lakeside city of Pokhara
    • Exciting whitewater rafting through rapids
    • Jungle activities and wildlife viewing in Chitwan
    • Learn about Nepal's rich culture
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Toctode Paiche at Amaz Restaurant in Lima
Featured Holiday

Peru for Foodies

9 days from £4600pp plus international flights.

This tasty treat combines Peru's most famous highlights and its delicious cuisine; a coupling no food-lover should even try to resist!

    • Savour some of the finest Peruvian food and drink
    • Take a cooking class with a professional chef
    • Guided tour of Machu Picchu
    • Tour Sacred Valley archaeological sites
    • Shop in traditional markets
    • Visit a brewery, coffee roastery and maize farm
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Start planning your tailor-made holiday now. Tell us what you want, and we will tailor make your perfect trip.