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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Kosi Bay mouth
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Zulus, Elephants & Beaches

11 days from £2250pp plus international flights.

If you're looking for a mix of history, wildlife and scenery with the added freedom of your own car, this holiday is an ideal choice.

    • Moving visits to iconic Battlefields sites
    • See the Big Five at Tembe Elephant Park
    • Explore the 18kms of the Kosi Lake system
    • Enjoy panoramic sea views at Thonga Beach
    • Sip sundowners at Lake Sibaya
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Cape Town Waterfront, South Africa
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Cape Town & Winelands Holiday

7 days from £1500pp plus international flights.

Table Mountain, stunning coastal scenery, penguins, plus wine tasting. Heaven?

    • Tour of Cape Town and Table Mountain
    • Visit the colourful Cape Malay district of Bo Kaap
    • Day trip to Cape Point and the Peninsula
    • Meet the penguins at Boulders Beach
    • Winetasting tour in the Winelands
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Reclining Buddha, Myanmar / Burma
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Classic Burma

11 days from £1400pp plus international flights.

Gilded temples, red-robed monks, and sacred pagodas, this holiday has it all. A perfect introduction to this fascinating country.

    • Gleaming golden pagodas
    • Amazing sunsets over the Irrawaddy River
    • Visit the temples of Bagan
    • Guided tour of the former royal city of Mandalay
    • Experience life in a hill station
    • See the leg-rowers of Inle Lake
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Paraty, Brazil
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Culture, Adventure and Beach

15 days from £3650pp plus international flights.

Sightseeing, trekking and swimming, exploring villages and island life; this two-week holiday in Brazil has it all.

    • ​Guided tour of Rio
    • 3-day Costa Verde trek
    • Explore Paraty, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
    • Travel on the Serra Verde Express
    • Unwind on Ilha do Mel
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