Best places to visit in January vacations

Wondering about the best places to visit in January? We've searched through our vacations and asked our travel experts for advice on where to go at the beginning of the year. Spoiler: January is for the adventurous whether that's chasing the Northern Lights in Lapland or voyaging south to Patagonia.

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Kerala tailor made vacation, 11 days

Kerala tailor made vacation, 11 days

Revitalize in Kerala - A most wonderful and balanced trip
From 1,349 to 1,779 11 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Antarctica small ship cruises

Antarctica small ship cruises

Ultimate Antarctica and South Georgia small ship wildlife cruise
From 7,390 to 22,750 22 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 4 Dec, 5 Dec, 7 Dec, 16 Dec, 19 Dec, 21 Dec, 23 Dec, 27 Dec
2023: 4 Jan, 7 Jan, 11 Jan, 14 Jan, 27 Jan, 29 Jan, 31 Jan, 1 Feb, 19 Feb, 22 Feb, 24 Feb, 28 Feb, 10 Mar, 13 Mar, 21 Oct, 22 Oct, 24 Oct, 2 Nov, 9 Nov, 11 Nov, 23 Nov, 14 Dec, 17 Dec, 23 Dec
2024: 4 Jan, 16 Jan, 25 Jan, 1 Feb, 2 Feb, 15 Feb, 20 Feb, 5 Mar
Vietnam and Cambodia 15 day tour, tailor made

Vietnam and Cambodia 15 day tour, tailor made

See two wonders of the world in just two weeks
From 2,100 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way.
Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras

Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras

Winter activities & Aurora hunting in Finland
From 1,595 to 1,995 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2022: 5 Dec, 12 Dec, 19 Dec, 26 Dec
2023: 2 Jan, 9 Jan, 15 Jan, 23 Jan, 30 Jan, 6 Feb, 13 Feb, 20 Feb, 27 Feb, 6 Mar, 13 Mar, 20 Mar
Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh vacation in Vietnam

Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh vacation in Vietnam

Capture the spirit of Vietnam on this compact adventure
From US $1,290US $1,032 to US $1,435 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs every Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday & selected Wednesdays throughout the year
Up to US $280 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 04 Dec, 05 Dec, 07 Dec, 08 Dec, 09 Dec, 11 Dec, 12 Dec, 14 Dec, 15 Dec, 16 Dec, 17 Dec, 18 Dec, 19 Dec, 21 Dec, 23 Dec, 24 Dec, 26 Dec, 28 Dec, 29 Dec, 30 Dec, 01 Jan, 02 Jan, 03 Jan, 04 Jan, 05 Jan,...
Costa Rica wildlife holiday

Costa Rica wildlife holiday

An amazing variety of Costa Rican wildlife
From US $5,279 to US $6,079 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 24 Jan, 14 Feb, 21 Feb, 28 Feb, 4 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 29 Mar, 1 Apr, 8 Apr, 15 Apr, 22 Apr, 29 Apr, 6 May, 20 May, 8 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 2 Nov, 4 Nov, 7 Nov, 9 Nov, 11 Nov, 16 Nov, 18 Nov, 23 Nov, 25 Nov, 16 Dec, 21 Dec
2024: 2 Jan, 4 Jan, 6 Jan, 9 Jan, 11 Jan, 13 Jan, 16 Jan, 18 Jan, 20 Jan, 23 Jan, 25 Jan, 27 Jan, 30 Jan, 1 Feb, 3 Feb ...
Late availability on these dates: 24 Jan, 14 Feb, 21 Feb, 28 Feb, 04 Mar
Galapagos cruises

Galapagos cruises

Sail in a charming red schooner
From US $3,300 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: Daily departures throughout the year.
Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica cruise

Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica cruise

The Ultimate Antarctica Experience!
From 11,150 21 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 23 Dec
2023: 4 Jan, 14 Jan, 2 Feb, 21 Oct, 22 Oct, 24 Oct, 11 Nov, 23 Nov, 17 Dec
2024: 4 Jan, 16 Jan, 1 Feb, 2 Feb
Kerala homestay tour, India

Kerala homestay tour, India

Stay in homestays in various destinations in Kerala
From 2,270 16 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made to suit your dates, budget and requirements
Sri Lanka highlights vacation

Sri Lanka highlights vacation

An exciting mix of culture, nature, wildlife and beaches
From 1,695 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way.
Rajasthan 15 day tour

Rajasthan 15 day tour

A well crafted northern Indian and Rajasthani experience
From 1,749 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
B&B self drive tour of Tasmania, meet the locals

B&B self drive tour of Tasmania, meet the locals

Self-drive staying in Tasmania's most charming B&Bs
From AU $1,495 to AU $6,000 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Antarctic Peninsula Cruises

Antarctic Peninsula Cruises

An inspiring wilderness & wildlife journey of a lifetime
From 4,420 to 12,360 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 4 Dec, 5 Dec, 9 Dec, 10 Dec, 12 Dec, 13 Dec, 14 Dec, 15 Dec, 18 Dec, 19 Dec, 20 Dec, 22 Dec, 23 Dec, 27 Dec, 28 Dec, 29 Dec
2023: 2 Jan, 3 Jan, 4 Jan, 6 Jan, 8 Jan, 9 Jan, 11 Jan, 15 Jan, 18 Jan, 21 Jan, 22 Jan, 23 Jan, 26 Jan, 27 Jan, 30 Jan, 31 Jan, 1 Feb, 8 Feb, 11 Feb, 13 Feb, 18 Feb, 19 Feb, 20 Feb, 22 Feb, 26 Feb, 3 Mar, 4 Mar, 5 Mar, 6 Mar, 7 Mar, 8 Mar, 13 Mar, 16 Mar, 30 Oct, 8 Nov, 26 Nov, 30 Nov, 5 Dec ...
Northern lights family vacation, tailor made

Northern lights family vacation, tailor made

A mix of Lapland family activities and a relaxing Spa hotel
From 1,095 to 2,010 4 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made to suit your requirements
Sri Lanka vacations, tailor made

Sri Lanka vacations, tailor made

Independent tailor made holidays to Sri Lanka
From 1,995 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: Our tailor made Sri Lanka holidays can be arranged at any time to suit you, and adapted to your requirements as necessary although we do not offer trips for under 10 days.
Wildlife holiday in Central India

Wildlife holiday in Central India

Best of Indian wildlife with tiger, leopard and sloth bear
From Rupee248,000 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 22 Dec
2023: 16 Feb, 3 Apr
Cuba cultural vacation

Cuba cultural vacation

Immerse yourself in Cuban culture on this 8 day adventure
From 635 to 700 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 4 Dec, 25 Dec
2023: 8 Jan, 15 Jan, 22 Jan, 29 Jan, 5 Feb, 12 Feb, 19 Feb, 26 Feb, 5 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 21 May, 28 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 9 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 30 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 5 Nov
Costa Rica highlights vacation & beach

Costa Rica highlights vacation & beach

Short highlight itinerary covering city, forests and beach.
From 1,800 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way.
Austria snow shoeing holiday

Austria snow shoeing holiday

Guided snowshoe walking and winter activities in the Alps
From 1,120 to 1,420 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 10 Dec, 17 Dec
2023: 7 Jan, 14 Jan, 28 Jan, 4 Feb, 11 Feb, 18 Feb, 25 Feb, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr, 8 Apr
100 off our last few remaining spaces on 10 & 17 Dec for a week of snowshoe hiking and skiing in the Austrian Alps.
Tasmania wildlife tour

Tasmania wildlife tour

Extraordinary encounters with Tasmania's endemic wildlife
From AU $1,295 to AU $4,500 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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