If you want to experience one of the best holidays that Portugal has to offer, then take a tour staying in some of the country's 34 pousadas - beautifully restored and renovated castles, palaces and monesteries - that are at the historic heart of this proud nation. Beginning in the capital city Lisbon, and ending in the sunny Algarve, on this seven night tour you will stay at some of the finest pousadas where you can live a life of luxury in these amazing buildings.
Valid from 01/11/2018 until 30/04/2019
If you are looking for a break with a difference, this four day trip to Finland's Arctic Treehouse Hotel is simply perfect. Opened in 2016, this unique hotel aims to elevate an overnight stay in Finnish Lapland to new heights. Nestled among the heavily snow-laden trees of the Arctic forest are a series of thoughtfully constructed cabins, whose panoramic windows frame an incredible winter landscape. Spend the day ticking off a list of activities and evenings snuggled in a cosy cabin, gazing at the sky, where you have every chance of seeing the Northern Lights dancing overhead.
Valid from 01/12/2019 until 30/04/2020
The Russian cities of Moscow and St Petersburg are famous for their spectacular historic buildings and fascinating museums. This short tour is the perfect way to see many of their iconic landmarks, accompanied by an English-speaking guide who’ll help you learn more about the cities’ rich histories and cultures.
Valid from 01/04/2019 until 21/04/2019
There is no better way to visit some of the wonderful cities and towns of the Mediterranean than on this short but action-packed seven night cruise on Silverseas luxurious liner Silver Whisper. Beginning in chic Monte Carlo you sail to Italy where you can experience the delights of Florence and Pisa before sailing back to France and calling in at St Tropez. Then it's on to Marseille before ending the cruise in Barcelona.
Valid from 01/09/2019 until 30/09/2019
This two-week tour of Central Europe takes in the magnificent cities of Vienna, Prague and Budapest, as well as breathtaking natural landscapes, fairytale castles and even a chance to learn more about the dark side of this region's history, with a chilling visit to Auschwitz. The itinerary includes plenty of leisure time and optional activities, so whether you prefer to join a guided city walk or hop on a bike and explore under your own steam you can pick and choose to create your perfect holiday.
Valid from 15/06/2019 until 05/07/2019
Life's a fairytale on this tour as you eat, drink and walk your way through some of Europe's prettiest cities and towns. Germany is a land of history, myths, cobblestones, perfume, bratwurst, wine and beer . . . and one that you will fall in love with. Take a whiff of Cologne and its incredible cathedral then sample the wines in Rudesheim before exploring Freiburg and the Black Forest, a region that inspired Hansel and Gretel and countless legends. Then finish in Munich and indulge in what many consider the best beer (and food) in the world.
Valid from 16/06/2019 until 21/10/2019
Prague is one of Easten Europe's most beautiful and fascinating cities and on this Mozart themed tour you will get to see the best of it. Over four memorable days you will enjoy a comprehensive tour of the city, visit the Bertramka Villa, which is the great composer's museum, see a performance of the opera Don Giovanni and attend an organ concert at the stunning St Nicolas Cathedral.
Valid from 09/11/2018 until 15/12/2019
Finland's Arctic resort of Kakslauttanen is a picture-perfect winter wonderland of snowy forests, log cabins, roaring open fires, reindeer and huskies. You'll even spend one night of your trip in a heated glass "igloo", giving you a stunning view of the stars – and hopefully the Northern Lights – from your cosy bed.
Valid from 24/11/2019 until 30/04/2020
The spectacular Danube has offered inspiration to musicians, artists and poets for centuries, and now it’s the inspiration for this luxurious eight-day wine cruise. You’ll sail from Budapest to Vilshofen, taking time out along the way to explore the spectacular cities of Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Salzburg, and to sample the region’s very best wines and cuisine.
Valid from 01/11/2019 until 30/11/2019
Starting out in Tromso in Northern Norway, this five-day trip takes you across spectacular frozen tundra, past mountains and fjords, to Sweden and ends with a stay at the stunning Icehotel. Along the way, you'll have the chance to ride a snowmobile or husky sled and spot the Northern Lights, as well as plenty of opportunities to take in the breathtaking scenery.
Valid from 14/11/2019 until 18/04/2020
There are lots of Mediterranean cruises available these days but few are better than this eight day trip during which you can visit famous ancient ruins and see legendary cities. Sailing on the luxurious Seven Seas Voyager, your adventure begins in Rome and ends in Athens and along the way you visit Sicily, the beautiful volcanic Greek island of Santorini, Malta and Ephesus in Turkey with a full day at sea to relax and enjoy all that this modern vessel has to offer.
Valid from 01/09/2019 until 30/09/2019
This short trip to Norway is packed with memorable adventures: you'll learn to mush a pack of huskies, drive a snowmobile, go ice-fishing for giant crabs and spend the night in the stunning Kirkenes Snowhotel, with plenty of opportunities to admire the spectacular frozen landscapes along the way.
Valid from 20/12/2019 until 20/04/2020
A fast efficient Scandinavian rail network links the three contrasting cities of Copenhagen, Malmö and Stockholm. And on this fun tour you can let the train take the strain while indulging in the café culture of Copenhagen, which boasts world-renowned restaurants, museums and year round entertainment, cross 'The Bridge' and immerse yourself in Malmö, and take stock of Stockholm, The Capital of Scandinavia.
Valid from 01/04/2019 until 30/09/2019
Around 16 million visitors come to England's stunning Lake District every year. Lots come for the scenery, peace and quiet, quaint villages, hiking and sailing, but lots more come to see the many attractions and take part in all manner of outdoor activities. And on this short but action-packed tour you will see the best of one of the country's great natural wonders and find out what makes this special region so popular with people from all over the world.
Valid from 01/01/2019 until 31/12/2019
On this 10 day tour around Turkey you will see all the highlights of this fascinating country and experience so many of its historic and natural wonders. Beginning and ending in the wonderful city of Istanbul, where you will visit all the iconic landmarks, you travel to Cappadocia, with its remarkable landscapes, Konya, Pamukkale, the port city of Kusadasi, the architectural wonder of Ephesus, Pergamon and Canakkale. And along the way you will meet the friendly people who will make you so very welcome.
Valid from 29/03/2019 until 19/10/2019
This 10-day tour is a great way to get to know the picturesque cities of the Balkans, with their enchanting cobbled streets, magnificent architecture and rich history. You'll begin in Budapest, before travelling on to Belgrade, Sarajevo, Mostar, Kotor and Dubrovnik. In each town you'll have plenty of time to explore under your own steam, so you get all the ease of a tour – not to mention a friendly and knowledgeable guide – while also retaining the freedom to choose how you spend your days.
Valid from 07/08/2018 until 07/09/2018
This fun island hopping tour makes a great add on to any longer holiday in Greece or a great trip in its own right. Your adventure begins on beautiful Mykonos - one of the the country's most popular islands - and after a three night stay you catch the ferry to the stunning volcanic island of Santorini which you can enjoy and explore over the next three days. Lots to see on this trip and plenty of time to relax in the sun.
Valid from 11/05/2019 until 25/05/2019
Explore the historical and natural highlights of this spectacular region on this 11-day tour
Valid from 29/03/2019 until 21/10/2019
This four-night tour of the Russian capital is an ideal way to learn more about this great country's history and culture. You'll see all the iconic sights, including the Kremlin and Red Square, accompanied by a knowledgeable guide who will really bring history to life for you.
Valid from 01/01/2019 until 31/12/2019
On this exciting eight day tour you will see all the many wonders of Turkey. This fascinating country is one of the leading tourist destinations in the world, with stunning scenery and a rich historic legacy. On this guided tour, which begins and ends in exciting Istanbul, you will get to see all the famous places, spectacular icons, and natural wonders that make Turkey so special. Add to this all the warmth and friendliness of the people and you are sure to have a memorable time.
Valid from 29/03/2019 until 17/10/2019
On this intriguing eight day tour of Turkey and Greece you will see some of the stunning highlights of both countries. Beginning and ending in the wonderful city of Istanbul, where you will visit all the famous sights, you will fly to Izmir to join your ship for a cruise around the Greek islands stopping at Crete, picturesque Santorini, lovely Mykonos and Athens, before sailing back to Turkey to visit the world renowned ancient city of Ephesus. Then, after a stay at Cappadocia with its mystical landscape, it's back to Istanbul for another tour visiting the remarkable Grand Bazaar and Egyptian spice market.
Valid from 29/03/2019 until 18/10/2019
Whether your ancestors came from bonnie Scotland and you would like to trace your heritage, or you have always wanted to explore this wonderful country, then this imaginative nine day Tartan tour is simply perfect. You will explore the two great cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow and travel up to the stunning Scottish Highlands and along the coast to St Andrews, the home of golf, meeting new and interesting people every day.
Valid from 01/01/2019 until 31/12/2019
There is simply no more stylish, relaxing or sophisticated way to travel between London and Venice than on board the Venice Simplon-Orient Express. It's wall to wall luxury the moment you board this world famous train and nothing can prepare you for this once-in-a-lifetime experience as you travel across Europe. From the 1920s to the '30s the carriages of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express played a significant role in the Golden Age of travel and today every carriage has been lovingly restored to its former glory, recreating one of the finest luxury travel experiences the world has ever known. You can also take this journey from Venice to London enjoying the same itinerary in reverse.
Valid from 01/03/2019 until 30/11/2019
On this superb nine day trip around Greece as well as seeing all the iconic and historic sights in the capital city Athens, you take a ferry to one of the country's most fascinating and dramatic islands before arriving at Crete, which, as the tour name suggests, you will get to appreciate in all its glory. And during the journey you will have plenty of time to relax in between visits to so many famous places.
Valid from 15/10/2019 until 31/10/2019
With a reputation for being one of Russia's most romantic cities, Saint Petersburg boasts palaces and cathedrals, wide streets filled with classical architecture and monumental sculptures, and a network of picturesque canals which have given it the nickname “Northern Venice”. This three-day tour is a great way to see the best of what the city has to offer.
Valid from 01/04/2019 until 12/05/2019