Budget culture vacations

Who says you canít experience cultural insight on a budget? Traveling the world and discovering more about its people, places and pastimes is an essential ingredient in a rich and fulfilling life and if youíre looking for budget culture vacations then youíve definitely come to the right place. Small group trips of Turkey, affordable Egypt over eight days and solo travel on Vietnamís Reunification Express; this is your chance so no more excuses.

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Japan tailor made tour on a shoestring

Japan tailor made tour on a shoestring

Japan's classic sights on a shoestring!
From US $1,463 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
North India cultural tour

North India cultural tour

An adventure to one of the planet's exotic destinations
From US $1,100 to US $1,280 22 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 1 Jul, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 2 Sep, 23 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 19 Oct, 21 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov, 11 Nov, 18 Nov, 25 Nov, 30 Nov, 7 Dec, 14 Dec, 16 Dec, 21 Dec, 25 Dec
2023: 4 Jan, 3 Feb, 15 Feb, 24 Feb, 10 Mar, 17 Mar, 28 Apr, 2 Jun, 30 Jun, 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 18 Aug, 1 Sep, 22 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 18 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 29 Nov, 6 Dec, 13 Dec, 15 Dec, 20 Dec, 24 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 01 Jul, 05 Aug, 19 Aug, 02 Sep
Costa Rica tour

Costa Rica tour

Explore the Caribbean coast to the Pacific
From US $1,800 to US $2,085 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 23 Jun, 25 Jun, 21 Jul, 23 Jul, 6 Aug, 11 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, 3 Nov, 5 Nov, 10 Nov, 12 Nov, 14 Nov, 21 Nov, 24 Nov, 26 Nov, 28 Nov, 1 Dec, 3 Dec, 8 Dec, 10 Dec, 15 Dec, 17 Dec, 19 Dec, 22 Dec, 24 Dec, 29 Dec, 31 Dec
2023: 5 Jan, 7 Jan, 12 Jan, 14 Jan, 19 Jan, 21 Jan, 26 Jan, 28 Jan, 2 Feb, 4 Feb, 9 Feb, 11 Feb, 16 Feb, 18 Feb, 23 Feb ...
Late availability on these dates: 23 Jun, 25 Jun, 21 Jul, 23 Jul, 06 Aug, 11 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug
Cuba cultural vacation

Cuba cultural vacation

Immerse yourself in Cuban culture on this 8 day adventure
From Ä635 to Ä700 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 6 Nov, 13 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov, 4 Dec, 11 Dec, 18 Dec, 25 Dec
2023: 1 Jan, 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
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Travel Team

If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Cuba cultural tours

Cuba cultural tours

Experience authentic Cuba using local guides and guesthouses
From US $925 to US $990 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs every Friday throughout the year
Cuba tours

Cuba tours

Tailormade holidays in the pearl of the Carribean
From Ä995 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: Our Cuba tours can be tailor-made and departures can be arranged all year. The sample itinerary shown can be modified to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used & how long you spend in each destination
Egypt cultural vacation, small group

Egypt cultural vacation, small group

Discover Egypt on this amazing 10 day tour
From £1,199£959 to £1,549 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 9 Jul, 23 Jul, 6 Aug, 20 Aug, 3 Sep, 17 Sep, 1 Oct, 15 Oct, 29 Oct, 12 Nov, 26 Nov, 10 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2023: 7 Jan, 21 Jan, 4 Feb, 18 Feb, 4 Mar, 18 Mar, 1 Apr, 15 Apr, 29 Apr, 13 May, 27 May, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 8 Jul, 22 Jul, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 11 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec, 23 Dec, 28 Dec
Small group cultural tour of Egypt

Small group cultural tour of Egypt

Walk in the footsteps of the Pharaohs from Giza to Luxor
From £719£575 to £899 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 30 Jul, 13 Aug, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 24 Sep, 8 Oct, 22 Oct, 5 Nov, 19 Nov, 3 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2023: 14 Jan, 28 Jan, 11 Feb, 25 Feb, 11 Mar, 25 Mar, 8 Apr, 22 Apr, 6 May, 20 May, 3 Jun, 17 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 29 Jul, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 7 Oct, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 18 Nov, 2 Dec, 16 Dec, 28 Dec
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 $1,125US $892 to US $1,340 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs every Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday & selected Wednesdays throughout the year
Up to US $230 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 11 Jun, 15 Jun, 16 Jun, 18 Jun, 23 Jun, 25 Jun, 27 Jun, 30 Jun, 02 Jul, 03 Jul, 04 Jul, 06 Jul, 07 Jul, 09 Jul, 11 Jul, 14 Jul, 18 Jul, 20 Jul, 23 Jul, 26 Jul, 27 Jul, 30 Jul, 01 Aug, 03 Aug, 04 Aug,...
China 8 day tour

China 8 day tour

Discover the Great Wall, Terracotta Army and Shanghai.
From £1,315 8 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
Mexico small group vacation, culture & beach

Mexico small group vacation, culture & beach

2 week discovery Mexico's Aztec, Zapotec & Mayan cultures .
From US $1,630US $1,222 to US $1,900 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 9 Jul, 23 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 3 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 1 Nov, 5 Nov, 12 Nov, 15 Nov, 19 Nov, 22 Nov, 26 Nov, 29 Nov, 3 Dec, 6 Dec, 10 Dec, 13 Dec, 17 Dec, 20 Dec, 24 Dec, 27 Dec, 31 Dec
2023: 7 Jan, 14 Jan, 21 Jan, 28 Jan, 4 Feb, 11 Feb, 18 Feb, 25 Feb, 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr, 8 Apr, 15 Apr, 22 Apr, 6 May, 13 May, 20 May, 27 May, 3 Jun ...
Up to US $400 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 02 Jul, 09 Jul, 23 Jul, 06 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug
Golden Triangle small group vacation, India

Golden Triangle small group vacation, India

India's 3 most popular destinations, Delhi, Agra & Jaipur
From US $925US $694 to US $1,075 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 27 Jun, 11 Jul, 21 Jul, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 1 Sep, 5 Sep, 8 Sep, 12 Sep, 15 Sep, 19 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 3 Oct, 6 Oct, 8 Oct, 10 Oct, 13 Oct, 17 Oct, 20 Oct, 22 Oct, 25 Oct, 27 Oct, 29 Oct, 1 Nov, 5 Nov, 7 Nov, 10 Nov, 14 Nov, 17 Nov, 21 Nov, 24 Nov, 29 Nov, 1 Dec, 5 Dec, 8 Dec, 10 Dec, 12 Dec, 15 Dec, 17 Dec, 19 Dec, 20 Dec, 22 Dec, 24 Dec, 26 Dec, 27 Dec
2023: 2 Jan, 23 Jan, 31 Jan, 3 Feb, 9 Feb, 13 Feb ...
Up to US $230 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 27 Jun, 11 Jul, 21 Jul, 08 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 01 Sep
Mexico, Belize & Guatemala tour, Mayan encounter

Mexico, Belize & Guatemala tour, Mayan encounter

Travel through paradise between the Yucatan & Guatemalan.
From US $1,795US $1,436 to US $2,085 17 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 9 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 6 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 5 Nov, 15 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 29 Nov, 3 Dec, 10 Dec, 13 Dec, 17 Dec, 20 Dec, 24 Dec, 27 Dec, 31 Dec
2023: 7 Jan, 14 Jan, 21 Jan, 28 Jan, 4 Feb, 25 Feb, 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr, 8 Apr, 15 Apr, 22 Apr, 29 Apr, 6 May, 20 May, 27 May, 3 Jun, 10 Jun, 17 Jun, 24 Jun, 1 Jul, 8 Jul ...
Up to US $350 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 04 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 02 Jul, 09 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 06 Aug, 27 Aug
East Vietnam budget vacation

East Vietnam budget vacation

Trace Vietnam's mystical eastern coastline
From US $1,235 to US $1,440 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 12 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 18 Nov, 25 Nov, 2 Dec, 9 Dec, 16 Dec, 19 Dec, 23 Dec, 26 Dec, 30 Dec
2023: 19 Feb, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 14 Apr, 26 May, 16 Jun, 14 Jul, 28 Jul, 11 Aug, 1 Sep, 15 Sep, 29 Sep, 20 Oct, 3 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 18 Dec, 22 Dec, 25 Dec, 29 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 12 Aug, 02 Sep
Responsible Travel, Travel Team

Travel Team

If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Active holiday in Turkey

Active holiday in Turkey

Forge a path through unexplored terrain into the historical heart of Turkey
From US $1,805US $1,619 to US $2,005 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 6 Jun, 22 Aug, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct
2023: 17 Apr, 8 May, 5 Jun, 21 Aug, 4 Sep, 18 Sep, 2 Oct
Up to US $280 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 06 Jun, 22 Aug
Moroccan adventure

Moroccan adventure

Enjoy a fascinating culture
From US $885US $664 to US $995 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs 1-4 Saturdays per month throughout the year
Up to US $220 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 02 Jun, 07 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 21 Jun, 23 Jun, 02 Jul, 05 Jul, 09 Jul, 16 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 04 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 25 Aug, 30 Aug
Reunification Express vacation, Vietnam

Reunification Express vacation, Vietnam

Most wonderful way to travel from north to south of Vietnam
From US $1,620US $1,215 to US $1,825 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Regular departures throughout the year, at least twice a week
Up to US $400 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 04 Jun, 25 Jun, 02 Jul, 23 Jul, 27 Aug
South India & Kerala vacation

South India & Kerala vacation

Mysore Palace village stay Kerala Backwaters
From US $1,605US $1,586 to US $1,870 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs Fridays and selected Tuesdays throughout the year
Up to US $80 off selected dates.
Late availability on upcoming trips
Morocco budget vacation, desert safari

Morocco budget vacation, desert safari

Exciting budget tour of Morocco's desert regions
From £499 to £699 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 7 Jun, 11 Jun, 21 Jun, 5 Jul, 19 Jul, 2 Aug, 16 Aug, 30 Aug, 3 Sep, 13 Sep, 27 Sep, 11 Oct, 25 Oct, 8 Nov, 12 Nov, 22 Nov, 6 Dec, 20 Dec, 27 Dec
Jordan budget tour, one week

Jordan budget tour, one week

A week's mix of Jordan's treasures and hidden highlights
From £799£759 to £929 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 29 May, 12 Jun, 26 Jun, 10 Jul, 24 Jul, 7 Aug, 21 Aug, 4 Sep, 18 Sep, 2 Oct, 16 Oct, 30 Oct, 13 Nov, 27 Nov, 11 Dec, 21 Dec, 27 Dec
2023: 15 Jan, 29 Jan, 12 Feb, 26 Feb, 12 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 23 Apr, 7 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 30 Jul, 13 Aug, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 24 Sep, 8 Oct, 22 Oct, 5 Nov, 19 Nov, 3 Dec, 22 Dec, 27 Dec
Nile felucca cruise in Egypt

Nile felucca cruise in Egypt

Private carbon free traditional felucca cruise on the Nile.
From US $600 to US $800 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Morocco small group tour, Moroccan melodies

Morocco small group tour, Moroccan melodies

Imperial Cities, Desert & Atlas Mountains
From £ 0 days ex flights
Small group travel
Egypt budget small group tour

Egypt budget small group tour

Cairo and the Nile Valley with a Red Sea beach extension
From £1,299£1,039 to £1,799 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 11 Jun, 25 Jun, 9 Jul, 23 Jul, 6 Aug, 20 Aug, 3 Sep, 17 Sep, 1 Oct, 15 Oct, 29 Oct, 12 Nov, 26 Nov, 10 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2023: 7 Jan, 21 Jan, 4 Feb, 18 Feb, 4 Mar, 18 Mar, 1 Apr, 15 Apr, 29 Apr, 13 May, 27 May, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 8 Jul, 22 Jul, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 11 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec, 23 Dec, 28 Dec
Small group tour of Egypt, Nubian adventure

Small group tour of Egypt, Nubian adventure

Discover the secrets of Egypt with this 9 day tour
From £949£759 to £1,249 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 9 Jul, 23 Jul, 6 Aug, 20 Aug, 3 Sep, 17 Sep, 1 Oct, 15 Oct, 29 Oct, 12 Nov, 26 Nov, 10 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2023: 7 Jan, 21 Jan, 4 Feb, 18 Feb, 4 Mar, 18 Mar, 1 Apr, 15 Apr, 29 Apr, 13 May, 27 May, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 8 Jul, 22 Jul, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 11 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec, 23 Dec, 28 Dec
Delhi to Kathmandu tour

Delhi to Kathmandu tour

An inspiring cultural tour
From US $1,805 to US $2,105 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs on selected Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout year
Late availability on these dates: 08 Jul, 12 Aug, 02 Sep
Kerala budget holiday, tailor made

Kerala budget holiday, tailor made

Budget tailor-made holiday in Kerala
From £1,675 14 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor-made to suit your dates, budget and requirements
South India tour, Trivandrum to Goa

South India tour, Trivandrum to Goa

Head to the beaches and backwaters of southern India.
From US $1,225US $1,164 to US $1,425 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 26 Aug, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov, 9 Nov, 11 Nov, 18 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec, 16 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2023: 17 Feb, 3 Mar, 9 Mar, 17 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 23 Jun, 21 Jul, 11 Aug, 25 Aug, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 13 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 8 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 20 Dec, 27 Dec
Up to US $60 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 26 Aug
Northeast Thailand vacation, World Heritage sites

Northeast Thailand vacation, World Heritage sites

Superb landscapes, rich culture & 3,000 years of history
From US $985 to US $1,070 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 6 Jun, 7 Jul, 4 Aug, 1 Sep, 29 Sep, 27 Oct, 24 Nov, 29 Dec
2023: 26 Jan, 23 Feb
China on a shoestring small group vacation

China on a shoestring small group vacation

Experience the real China.
From US $3,470 22 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 7 May, 30 Jul, 3 Sep, 10 Sep
Japan honeymoon tour on a shoestring

Japan honeymoon tour on a shoestring

Simple hotels, rustic ryokan, unforgettable honeymoon.
From US $2,238 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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