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 06/10/2018 until 27/10/2018
Portugal, one of Europe's most beautiful and friendly countries, is blessed with stunning beaches, superb golf courses . . . and some of the most magnificent hotels in the world that are steeped in history. Spending a night in these pousadas is a real treat and on this imaginative tour you stay in six different ones - including a palace, a former monastery, stately mansions and a superbly converted hospital. No hotel will feel the same after experiencing the delights of Portugal's pousadas.
Valid from 01/04/2019 until 08/04/2019
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
Russia is a vast country but on this short tour you will visit its crown jewels . . . the two magnificent cities of Moscow and St Petersburg. You begin in the capital Moscow with visits to the Kremlin, Red Square, and other famous landmarks, then travel by train to St Petersburg, a UNESCO World Heritage city, where you visit, among other iconic places, the vast and beautiful Hermitage museum on the banks of the Neva River and the impressive Peter and Paul's fortress.
Valid from 01/01/2019 until 31/03/2019
This Classic Ice Break is the ideal way to enjoy Sweden's famous ICEHOTEL with a night in Stockholm to help you unwind before the short flight to Kiruna the next day in time for a light lunch. In Sweden’s capital you stay at the family owned Esplanade hotel overlooking the harbour and at the ICEHOTEL a full programme of excursions and activities is included with a night in a Snow Room and another in ‘warm accommodation’. At the ICEHOTEL your snow room is formed in the shape of an igloo with a double frame bed, resting on blocks of ice illuminated from below and topped with a thermal mattress covered with reindeer skins.
Valid from 01/12/2018 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 01/12/2018 until 30/04/2019
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 24/11/2018 until 30/04/2019
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 14/11/2018 until 18/04/2019
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
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 20/12/2018 until 20/04/2019
This fun cruise from Lisbon to Barcelona includes stops at Madeira, the Canary islands of Tenerife and Lanzarotte, and the towns of Agadir and Casablanca in Morocco. And towards the end of the cruise you dock at Cadiz from where you can take a tour to explore the lovely Spanish city of Seville. There are also two full days at sea during this 10 night voyage giving you plenty of time to relax and make the most of all the wonderful facilities on board the fabulous Seven Seas Explorer.
Valid from 01/04/2019 until 30/04/2019
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
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
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 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 01/05/2019 until 10/05/2019
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
Explore the historical and natural highlights of this spectacular region on this 11-day tour
Valid from 29/03/2019 until 21/10/2019
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
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 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 01/04/2019 until 22/04/2019
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
There is simply no more stylish, relaxing or sophisticated way to travel between Venice and London 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 take this trip from Venice to London or enjoy the same itinerary in reverse.
Valid from 10/04/2019 until 10/04/2019
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 01/01/2019 until 31/03/2019