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 $1,205US $1,080 to US $1,430 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs every Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday & selected Wednesdays throughout the year
Up to US $190 off. Late availability on these dates: 23 Sep, 24 Sep, 25 Sep, 27 Sep, 28 Sep, 29 Sep, 30 Sep, 01 Oct, 02 Oct, 04 Oct, 05 Oct, 06 Oct, 07 Oct, 08 Oct, 09 Oct, 11 Oct, 12 Oct, 13 Oct, 19 Oct, 21 Oct, 22 Oct, 23 Oct, 25 Oct, 28 Oct, 29 Oct, 31 Oct, 02 Nov,...
Vietnam vacations, tailor made

Vietnam vacations, tailor made

Tailor made Vietnam holidays.
From US $1,687 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: For these Vietnam holidays we offer a complete tailor made service and this suggested sampled itinerary can be tailor made to suit your requirements
Japan golden route vacation

Japan golden route vacation

9 night classic Japan trip: Tokyo, Fuji, Kyoto
From US $2,280 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Archaeology vacation in Greece

Archaeology vacation in Greece

A small-group archaeology tour of Greece
From €1,150 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct
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Ethiopia holidays, tailor made

Ethiopia holidays, tailor made

Discover the natural beauty and culture of Ethiopia
From £1,795 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary. Minimum 2 people
Ethiopia holiday, tailormade

Ethiopia holiday, tailormade

Discover the people, places and wildlife of Ethiopia
From £2,483 17 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary. Minimum 2 people
China and Japan vacation, Beijing to Tokyo

China and Japan vacation, Beijing to Tokyo

Incredible journey showcasing the best of two ancient cultures
From US $4,250 to US $5,399 18 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 7 Oct, 17 Oct
2019: 11 Jan, 22 Feb, 1 Mar, 15 Mar, 22 Mar, 29 Mar, 12 Apr, 26 Apr, 10 May, 17 May, 24 May, 14 Jun, 28 Jun, 5 Jul, 12 Jul, 17 Jul, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 2 Aug, 9 Aug, 23 Aug, 30 Aug, 4 Sep, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 4 Oct, 11 Oct, 18 Oct, 25 Oct, 1 Nov, 8 Nov, 15 Nov
Jordan vacation, a week in Jordan

Jordan vacation, a week in Jordan

A week to explore the spectacular sites and scenery of Jordan
From US $1,315 to US $1,475 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 17 Nov, 8 Dec
2019: 9 Feb, 16 Feb, 2 Mar, 16 Mar, 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 8 Jun, 13 Jul, 3 Aug, 7 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 19 Oct, 2 Nov, 16 Nov, 21 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 17 Nov, 08 Dec
Ethiopia cultural vacations

Ethiopia cultural vacations

Discover the historic wonders of Ethiopia
From £2,799 to £2,899 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 14 Oct
2019: 7 Jan, 15 Apr, 13 Oct
2020: 8 Jan, 12 Apr, 11 Oct
North India cultural tour

North India cultural tour

An adventure to one of the planet's exotic destinations
From US $1,265US $1,161 to US $1,445 22 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 10 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 24 Oct, 26 Oct, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 5 Dec, 16 Dec, 19 Dec, 28 Dec, 30 Dec
2019: 4 Jan, 9 Jan, 11 Jan, 16 Jan, 25 Jan, 1 Feb, 8 Feb, 13 Feb, 15 Feb, 20 Feb, 22 Feb, 1 Mar, 8 Mar, 15 Mar, 22 Mar, 29 Mar, 5 Apr, 12 Apr, 19 Apr, 3 May, 17 May, 7 Jun, 14 Jun, 5 Jul, 12 Jul, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 9 Aug, 16 Aug, 23 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 18 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 4 Oct, 9 Oct, 11 Oct, 16 Oct, 18 Oct ...
Up to US $130 off. Late availability on these dates: 10 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 24 Oct, 26 Oct, 09 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 05 Dec, 16 Dec, 19 Dec, 28 Dec, 30 Dec
Tailor made vacations to Jordan

Tailor made vacations to Jordan

Private tour of Jordan's dramatic scenic contrasts
From US $1,650 9 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
History, culture & wildlife of India vacation

History, culture & wildlife of India vacation

From the Nilgiri Hills to the beaches of Goa
From £1,336 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Delhi to Goa overland tour

Delhi to Goa overland tour

Indian curries temples harems & Himalayas
From US $1,232 to US $1,549 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Saturday and Monday departures throughout the year.
Mekong Adventure in Laos & Cambodia

Mekong Adventure in Laos & Cambodia

The Mekong, one of the world’s greatest rivers
From US $2,500 21 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 9 Oct, 1 Nov, 26 Nov, 22 Dec
2019: 16 Jan, 12 Feb, 11 Mar, 7 Apr, 4 May, 31 May, 27 Jun, 24 Jul, 20 Aug, 16 Sep, 9 Oct, 1 Nov, 24 Nov, 22 Dec
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Sri Lanka birding & cultural tour

Sri Lanka birding & cultural tour

Top tour of birding, wildlife and culture of Sri Lanka.
From £1,500 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you throughout the year. The best time for birding is September to April, when thousand upon thousands of northern winter migrants arrive.
Cuba tour, The Revolutionary Trail

Cuba tour, The Revolutionary Trail

Follow in the footsteps of the revolutionaries
From £1,925 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Northern Peru natural history tours

Northern Peru natural history tours

Spectacular archaeological tour and wildlife sighting
From US $620 to US $1,560 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: Daily departures with 1 or more people.
Thailand tailor made vacation, history & culture

Thailand tailor made vacation, history & culture

Discover Thailand’s cultural heritage
From £1,550 to £2,450 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Halloween tour in Transylvania

Halloween tour in Transylvania

Take a fascinating and historical tour in Transylvania
From £499 to £1,199 3 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 29 Oct, 2 Nov
2019: 28 Oct, 1 Nov
2020: 26 Oct, 30 Oct
Southern India tour, temples & nature

Southern India tour, temples & nature

Tour from Coimbatore to Bangalore via Mysore
From £494 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City

Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City

Thailand to Southern Vietnam via Angkor Wat
From US $935US $824 to US $1,090 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs various Tue, Thu and Sat per week throughout the year
Up to US $140 off. Late availability on these dates: 29 Sep, 05 Oct, 13 Oct, 18 Oct, 19 Oct, 27 Oct, 05 Nov, 09 Nov, 17 Nov, 19 Nov, 30 Nov, 13 Dec, 17 Dec, 20 Dec, 22 Dec, 24 Dec, 27 Dec, 29 Dec
Japan vacations, tailor made

Japan vacations, tailor made

Experience the highlights of Japan by train
From US $5,265 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor-made and departures can be arranged all year. The sample itinerary below can be modified to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used & how long you spend in each destination.
Highlights of Argentina tailor made tour

Highlights of Argentina tailor made tour

Explore Argentina's glaciers, Patagonian mountains and Iguazu.
From US $2,258 to US $2,908 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Highlights of Argentina, Buenos Aires & Southern Patagonia

Highlights of Argentina, Buenos Aires & Southern Patagonia

Walk Patagonia's trails and explore Torres del Paine
From US $2,931 to US $3,477 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Turkey cultural tour & gulet cruise vacation

Turkey cultural tour & gulet cruise vacation

Explore classical Turkey, Istanbul and enjoy a Gulet cruise
From £1,049 12 days ex flights
Small group travel
Rajasthan art history & architecture tour

Rajasthan art history & architecture tour

Rajasthan cultural heritage, art history, music and wildlife
From £650 to £700 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Delhi to Kathmandu tour

Delhi to Kathmandu tour

An inspiring cultural tour
From US $1,845US $1,568 to US $1,990 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs on selected Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout year
Up to US $280 off. Late availability on these dates: 08 Oct, 12 Oct, 15 Oct, 19 Oct, 22 Oct, 26 Oct, 29 Oct, 02 Nov, 05 Nov, 09 Nov, 16 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 03 Dec, 21 Dec, 24 Dec
Cultural vacation to Bhutan

Cultural vacation to Bhutan

Experience Bhutanese culture & festivals
From US $3,890 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Sep, 2 Oct, 17 Oct, 22 Oct, 27 Oct, 5 Nov, 19 Nov
2019: 29 Jan, 4 Mar, 18 Mar, 1 Apr, 15 Apr, 23 Sep, 1 Oct, 16 Oct, 21 Oct, 26 Oct, 6 Nov, 18 Nov
2020: 28 Jan, 2 Mar, 16 Mar, 30 Mar, 13 Apr, 21 Sep, 29 Sep, 14 Oct, 19 Oct, 24 Oct, 4 Nov, 16 Nov
Late availability on these dates: 24 Sep, 02 Oct, 17 Oct, 22 Oct, 27 Oct, 05 Nov, 19 Nov
South India vacation

South India vacation

Tour the ancient trading cities and towns
From £1,851 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Japan vacation, ancient and modern

Japan vacation, ancient and modern

Explore the attractions of this vibrant nation
From US $5,505 to US $6,355 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 Sep, 9 Nov
2019: 15 Mar, 17 Mar, 20 Mar, 23 Mar, 24 Mar, 10 Apr, 12 Apr, 19 Apr, 21 Apr, 10 May, 17 May, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 20 Oct, 26 Oct, 9 Nov
2020: 14 Mar, 15 Mar, 18 Mar, 21 Mar, 22 Mar, 25 Mar, 28 Mar, 29 Mar, 4 Apr, 5 Apr, 11 Apr, 18 Apr, 19 Apr, 9 May, 16 May, 19 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 28 Sep, 09 Nov
Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh vacation in Vietnam
From
US $1,080
excluding flights
I'm afraid it was that intangible mix of the group which happened by luck which made vacation, It could have been good without the right people, everything was perfectly timetabled, but the enjoyment was from the singing on the overnight train, the complete bonding we had as a group. (more)Martin Strong
The most memorable was meeting veterans from the war at an abandoned checkpoint, hearing history in the citadel, eating with a family in their home, war remnants museum, scooter tour in the villages. (more)Kathryn Gow
The people we travelled with and our funny and very caring guide Thanh! Very good value for money and well planned. (more)Joanne Over
Vietnam vacations, tailor made
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US $1,687
excluding flights
We had a wonderful and varied vacation. We travelled extensively and made the most of each day. The experience was fantastic and we would definitely recommend this trip to others (more)Tracy Ring
Fantastic experience, we learned such a lot about the Vietnamese history and culture from the local guides. They made the trip for us. (more)Angela Camp
There were so many highlights, the Vespa food tour of Saigon, the hiking in the mountains near Sapa, the boat trip on Halong Bay, the exquisite hotel, Shinta Mani, in Siem Reap. (more)Linda Edward
Mekong Adventure in Laos & Cambodia
From
US $2,500
excluding flights
The scenery and seeing the country away from the usual tourist trail. Following the Mekong gave the theme to the journey through the country and meant we saw different aspects of the country. (more)Robin Hodsdon
Canoeing on the Mekong and watching the river dolphins was my favourite highlight. (more)Kay Parkinson
Brilliant.....we're planning the next trip!...It didn't feel like a normal corporate style package vacation, there was time to enjoy the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of local markets. (more)Colin Smith
Delhi to Goa overland tour
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US $1,232
excluding flights
Spending two hours at the Taj Mahal at sunset was amazing! Couldn't believe it was free! Also really enjoyed Tordi Sagur, the village, when we got to visit the village, see old disused sites, climb sand dunes and a extra sunrise hike up to an old fort. (more)Rhiannon Bennett
Discovering and exploring new places, meeting people, getting to know a new culture and way of life. I felt the trip covered a lot of aspects such as the history, culture, food, people, traditions and more. (more)Stephanie Denton
The most memorable moment was when we went to our CEO's house and celebrated Diwali with his family. It was an amazing experience! (more)Karen Tan
History, culture & wildlife of India vacation
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£1,336
excluding flights
It was a very good vacation, people were welcoming, helpful and friendly. Rajat was very efficient and helpful. (more)Alessandra Spera
We got exactly what we wanted! I hesitate to call it a 2-week vacation in southern India. It was an immersive, fulfilling and rewarding travel experience which we'd happily do again. (more)Trevor Wright
Probably the most exciting thing was seeing two tigers (on separate visits - one on the boat safari and one on a land safari) in Nagarhole National Park - astonishing. But equally memorable was the temple tour in Madurai - it felt a privilege to visit when so many pilgrims were also worshipping at the temple. (more)Lynn Crowe
Ethiopia holidays, tailor made
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£1,795
excluding flights
Very interesting, eye-opening and moving. (more)Cyril Young
This is very difficult to answer because there are so many memorable aspects to the trip for example the hikes in the Simien mountains with all the monkeys, the Tigray church on the top of the cliff, the rock churches of Lalibela, the art work in some of the churches. (more)James Attree
Trekking in the Simien mountains for 5 days. Loved every moment. (more)Ros Pennefather
Archaeology vacation in Greece
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€1,150
excluding flights
A very memorable vacation that will remain in the memory for many years, would definitely do something like this again. (more)Mike Dance
Visiting the ancient site of Delphi was the highlight. This was an excellent vacation - helpful staff, great hotels and good logistics. (more)Ida Swearingen
Cycling along the quiet roads to Tegea was a high point was the most memorable. (more)Carol Sargent
Buddhism cultural holiday in Bhutan
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US $2,000
excluding flights
...I couldn't have asked for a more awesome two weeks. Every days was terrific, serene, and beautiful! Couldn't have hoped for anything better! (more)Glenda Izumi
The hikes outside Punakha! (more)Myka Reinsch Sinclair
Japan golden route vacation
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US $2,280
excluding flights
It was a fantastic experience for my children. Vacation of a lifetime. (more)Jean Bergin
The most memorable part would have to be a takoyaki party in Osaka, where we all communally prepared the dish together. The Buddhist morning prayers in Koya-San were also quite memorable. (more)Justin Lopina
Eating the local foods and staying in local accommodation was the highlight. Excellent. It was a very busy vacation with a lot going on everyday. (more)Sarah Smith
North India cultural tour
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US $1,161
excluding flights
Camping in the desert was great. Varanasi was a very spiritual experience. And Udaipur was a very lovely city...The best vacation I've had. Thanks to our friendly and knowledgeable guide, a lovely group and a fantastic itinerary. (more)Graeme Stokes
Jaisalmer was the most memorable part. (more)Estella Lianne Gentle
The most memorable was Ranthambore where we saw a tiger and a leopard as well as a host of deer and birds. (more)Catherine Hogan
Sri Lanka birding & cultural tour
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£1,500
excluding flights
The birds were wonderful and I especially enjoyed Kithulgala. My guide was very knowledgeable. (more)Claire Finka
This was the most fantastic vacation. I was not that keen on going, but my husband is a very keen birder and he really wanted to go. I am now so glad he persuaded me, and will definitely visit Sri Lanka again... (more)John Diley
This was a really excellent vacation. We had fun, we were stimulated, we were educated and we made good friends with our locals who showed us their country. We also feel that we had excellent value for money with two locals, a new vehicle, most meals, all entrance fees and other extras included for a very inexpensive daily rate. (more)Keith Pigdon
Luxury culture vacation in Sri Lanka
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£1,450
excluding flights
The most memorable was visiting Anuradhapura with my excellent guide Kapil and the Buddhist Temples during Vesak Poya (one of the main Buddhist vacations celebrating the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha) with serene Sri Lankan pilgrims all dressed in white and poya lanterns lining the roads floating in the breeze - truly magical. (more)Smita Shah
I would rate it very highly, great experiences, well organised, we felt very wwell looked after and entertained the whole time. (more)Cath Errington
I booked with Jith, who helped in every way he could, to make it a great trip, in particular when we had to change flights and plan. His driver, Upali, was wonderful and made sure that my time in Sri Lanka was as good as possible. He gave me lots of information about Sri Lanka, the people, history and country. (more)Karen Pedersen
Cuba tour, The Revolutionary Trail
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£1,925
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Meeting the warm, friendly people in cuba, our hosts at home stays and our wonderful guides. The hiking was great too. Tips? The exchange rate in cuba is not good for Americans so bring extra money as you can't use cards. Local benefits? I hope it benefited them. I know they appreciated the tips. The single use water bottle issue will be a problem quickly as the infrastructure probably can't handle the amount of tourists. Overall rating? It was... (more)Leslie Repp
Genghis Khan warrior training in Mongolia
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US $4,195
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The whole trip was very memorable, horse riding, local, landscape, culture everything was amazing Tips? just be ready to let yourself go and enjoy being in a very different authentic existence for a while Local benefits? The locals were key to the whole trip and were very happy to be sharing their culture Overall rating? absolutely amazing experience (more)Dave Redfern
Ethiopia cultural vacations
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£2,799
excluding flights
Great if you are interested in culture, history and religion (more)Hannah Murray
Although the Churches, Museums and Palaces were stunning and memorable the aspect that made the most impact was meeting people in different parts of Ethiopia and gaining some understanding of how they live. (more)Lauren Kaswell
Go with an open mind and you will have many wonderful surprises (more)Margarita Lytle
Tailor made vacations to Jordan
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US $1,650
excluding flights
Interacting with the people of Jordan will be the first memories we keep. The beauty and majesty of the country, combined with the living history was exciting to experience. From the green fields of the north to the southern desert, preserved roman Jerash to Nabatean Petra, all beautiful to see. (more)Scott Cupp
There are so many... Jerash, Petra, Wadi Rum, Feynan Ecolodge... but most of all it is the friendliness of its people that made the biggest impression. We had a wonderful time, felt very welcomed and secure. (more)Louise Carrier
Magical. Loved every minute. 4 days that felt like 2 weeks they were so full of sights and sounds and wonderful people. A brilliant short break. (more)ali king
Sicily history tour, Italy
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US $1,745
excluding flights
So many memorable things - the Greek temples, Roman mosaics, Palermo's street markets and Byzantine churches - swimming, sunshine etc etc. Amazing food. Excellent, although the schedule could be improved in one or two areas and one or two of the hotels were quite basic. (more)Catherine Smith
The most memorable was the walking trail at Mt Etna and the various temples at Agrigento. (more)Chandra Kant Sharma
All of it. (more)Olga Gallego
Indonesia vacation, Isle of the Gods
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US $1,476
excluding flights
Borobudur is one of the world's great monuments. The people of Java were as friendly and approachable as you can get. (more)STEVE CRABB
It was great, I learned a lot and enjoyed the company. the most exciting part was Getting to the crater of Mt Bromo. (more)Philippa Drew
Ancient Greece vacation, small group
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£799
excluding flights
The most memorable was seeing all the incredible ancient monuments in the flesh. (more)Kim Lyons
Absolutely fabulous. We had a truly wonderful guide who put real enthusiasm into her presentations, was incredibly knowledgeable about all the sites and ancient Greek history and was able to answer every question asked. (more)Mike Mooney
Uzbekistan tours
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£1,099
excluding flights
Excellent (more)Martin Diamond
The islamic architecture was great. (more)Martin Diamond
10+ - definitely somewhere to recommend. (more)Sheila Taylor
Ethiopia holiday, tailormade
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£2,483
excluding flights
Visiting the rock churches in AETHIOPIA and coming across a group of local pilgrims was my highlight. (more)Barbara Schmidle
The entire trip was very memorable. The churches were beautiful, the historical sites were interesting, the people were warm and friendly. I loved being in the midst of the gelada baboons. (more)Sheryl Padjen
The most exciting was seeing the Wallia Ibex and the open heart monkeys. The most memorable is the image of the people on the move, herding their cattle and livestock, walking on the roadside, carrying heavy loads, everything from water containers, sacks of grain, wood, hay and even stones. (more)Sue Todd
Rajasthan and Taj Mahal tour
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£900
excluding flights
There were many memorable moments - the scale and grandeur of the various palaces and forts with the Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri, and Jaipur standing out... The marble carvings at the Jainist temple at Rankapore were quite extraordinary. We really enjoyed Bhindar, not just staying in the Palace, but the waking around the town without a tourist shop in sight! (more)Tim Johnston
Finding ourselves in India at Holi - and being involved! We were prepared, by our guide, for what would happen - the showering of colours onto friends and strangers alike - and so dressed accordingly, and joined in! As a result, we had great fun! (more)David Lynn
The most memorable moments were Ranakpur Temple, wandering the streets of Bundi and visiting the Hindu temples there with the guide. It was a fantastic and rewarding experience which I will not soon forget. It really opened my eyes to a lot I didn't know about Indian culture and history... (more)Barton Colmerauer
Thailand tailor made vacation, history & culture
From
£1,550
excluding flights
EXCELLENT and PERFECT! (more)Marla Gould
Memorable and something that we'll definitely recommend. Our guide helped us to be in direct contact with the local people wherever we went. Also, we appreciated very much the local food on the street merchants, which made the experience more enjoyable. (more)Luis Varandas
Southern India tour, temples & nature
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£494
excluding flights
The most memorable was the boat safari in Nagarhoke national park and watching a tiger for 30 minutes. (more)Judy Powell
The most memorable part was Orange county - feeling like a queen and wonderful safari. (more)Alex Silver
Excellent! (more)Jan Baker
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