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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Perito Moreno glacier
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Highlights of Argentina

9 days from £3450pp plus international flights.

Three contrasting destinations, each outstanding, expert guides, specially selected hotels and time for independent exploration all in nine amazing days.

    • ​Explore vibrant Buenos Aires with your own guide
    • Optional dinner and tango excursion
    • See the awe-inspiring Perito Moreno Glacier
    • Thrill to the sight of the Devil's Throat at Iguazu Falls
    • Guided rainforest hikes
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Hampi UNESCO site
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Highlights of Karnataka with Goa

15 days from £4150pp plus international flights.

Experience the many facets of India's Karnataka as you tour historic sites, taste home-cooked food and go on safari, capped with a 3 nights stay by the sea in Goa.

    • Guided visit to the ancient site of Hampi
    • See Hindu temples and a Buddhist monastery
    • Sample authentic Kodava cuisine
    • Jeep and boat safaris in Nagarhole
    • Relax by the ocean in Goa
    • Stay in stylish hotels and a welcoming homestay
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Indian Splendour Maharajas Express
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Indian Splendour

11 days from £7400pp plus international flights.

Spoil yourself as you travel through Rajasthan aboard the luxurious Maharajas' Express, with stops at major sites en-route.

    • ​Revel in the opulent style of the Maharajas' Express
    • Fine dining and butler service
    • Choice of guided excursions
    • See the Taj Mahal and Lake Pichola
    • Sand dune sundowners in the Thar Desert
    • Air conditioned cabins and suites
    • Mumbai and Delhi city tours
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Mysore Palace at dusk
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Karnataka with Neeleshwar

14 days from £3600pp plus international flights.

Experience the history, culture, nature and wildlife of Karnataka in Southern India followed by easy days by the Arabian Sea.

    • Explore Mysore on foot
    • five safaris in Kabini
    • Tour a coffee plantation
    • Experience hospitality in a homestay
    • Relax by the beach in Malabar
    • Travel in air conditioned comfort
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