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.

Paul-May-2019
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Women in Rajasthan
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Rajasthan Tour

14 days from £2470pp plus international flights.

Travel through the colourful state of Rajasthan to see forts and palaces, lakes and desert, cities and villages.

    • See the Taj Mahal at sunrise and sunset
    • Explore Amber Fort and the Pink City of Jaipur
    • See sand dunes in the Thar Desert at dusk
    • View Jodhpur from Mehrangarh Fort
    • Tour the desert city of Jaisalmer
    • Visit the ornately carved Jain temples of Ranakpur
    • Enjoy views of the Lake Palace Hotel in Udaipur
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Mountain and reflection in Sajama National Park
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Sajama National Park – Nature and Culture

3 days from £550pp plus international flights.

Explore Sajama National Park and experience culture, landscapes and scenic beauty.

    • Fabulous landscapes
    • Andean views of snow-capped volcanos
    • Bubbling hot springs and geysers
    • Home to Bolivia's Aymara people
    • Visit the colourful Inca burial towers
    • Bird watching at Lagunas Saquewa and Huaynacota
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Pondicherry
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South India Coast to Coast

17 days from £2950pp plus international flights.

An exciting combination of rural South India, the key ancient temples, cardamom and tea plantations, and the backwaters of Kerala.

    • See the amazing temples at Mahabalipuram, Madurai and Thanjavur
    • Visit the French influenced town of Pondicherry
    • Ride in a rickshaw and a bullock cart
    • Explore the little visited Chettinad area with its terracotta horses
    • Stay on a tea plantation in Munnar
    • Cruise the backwaters of Kerala on a houseboat
    • Enjoy exquisite regional cuisine
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Taj Mahal, India
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The Golden Triangle & Kerala

11 days from £2400pp plus international flights.

The very best of the north of India combined with a relaxing beach stay - perfect!

    • Experience the vibrant city of Delhi
    • Marvel at the beauty of the Taj Mahal
    • Explore the Pink City of Jaipur
    • Take a tour of historic Cochin
    • Three days relaxing on beautiful southern beaches
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Paul-May-2019
Talk to Paul - Travel Consultant

Call:  01473 890499

Start planning your tailor-made holiday now. Tell us what you want, and we will tailor make your perfect trip.