Have a glimpse of Azerbaijan, the nation and former Soviet republic, is bounded by the Caspian Sea and Caucasus Mountains, which span Asia and Europe. Visit the so called land of fire and learn more about its customs and traditions. Discover ancient evidence in form of rock paintings, petroglyphs, ancient statues and temples and be amazed by the countries untouched nature.
Embark on a remarkable 10-day group journey to uncover the treasures of Israel. Begin with leisurely exploration of vibrant Tel Aviv, immersing yourself in the city's unique atmosphere and staying at a picturesque Kibbutz. Delve into the ancient wonders and profound religious sites of Jerusalem, where history comes alive at every corner. Indulge in a rejuvenating swim in the legendary Dead Sea and pamper yourself with the mineral-rich mud. This extraordinary experience promises unforgettable moments and memories.
Get a good overall impression of the western region of South America by experiencing the highlights of Peru, Bolivia and Chile during a 16-day tour. You will not only learn about the history of the Andean advanced civilization, but as well immerse yourself in the untouched nature and the diversity of the Andean countries. Peru, Bolivia and Chile will inspire you!
Experience the rich heritage and breath-taking landscapes of Saudi Arabia on our Heritage Route Group Tour. From the vibrant capital city of Riyadh to the historic coastal city of Jeddah, this journey will take you through ancient mud towns, archaeological sites, and picturesque oases. Discover the captivating history, cultural treasures, and natural wonders of Saudi Arabia.
Visit some of the oldest cathedrals in the world and an open-air handicraft market in Yerevan. Take in magnificent views of the iconic Mount Ararat from beautiful river canyons and gorges and see ancient cave monasteries, pagan temples, and fortresses. Taste the wines at a local winery, see alpine lakes, visit the smallest church in Armenia and enjoy the singing fountains of Republic Square.
Escape the crowds and travel by tuk-tuk to Angkor Wat for sunrise over Angkor Wat‘s famous spires. Enjoy a hands-on traditional Lao-style cooking demonstration at the Bamboo Experience cooking school. Learn about the typical ingredients used in Lao cooking and prepare a feast for dinner. Receive a blessing when you take part in a local ‘Baci’ blessing ceremony. Cruise overnight through the 3,000 islands rising from the sea in Ha Long Bay.
Travel the highlights of Peru and Bolivia in 15 days. Marvel at the 15th century Inca citadel Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley, get to know the former Inca capital Cuzco, take trips to the famous Uyuni Salt Flats and the archaeological site of Tiwanaku. Dive into the ancient history and wonder at the breathtaking landscape these two countries have to offer!
Venture to the Mekong Delta and spend the day exploring the many palm fringed canals, local temples and markets. Start your day like a local as you explore the bustling streets of Phnom Penh whilst on a cyclo. Journey along the meandering canals and meet the local people as you discover the beauty of the Mekong Delta.
As you peer across the Demilitarized Zone at the 38th parallel, you can almost feel the weight of history on your shoulders. Experience a unique opportunity to witness the impact of geopolitics on people's daily lives. In contrast to the tense atmosphere of the DMZ, the rural town of Gurye offers a peaceful respite. Here, you will learn about the temple life of monks, who lead a simple yet profound existence. When you're ready to re-engage with the vibrancy of Korean culture, take a stroll through the bustling markets. The colours, smells, and sounds are overwhelming, but in the best possible way.
Experience the charm of Old Delhi on a rickshaw ride tour, immersing yourself in the vibrant way of life. In Varanasi, witness the ancient city come to life on a boat ride accompanied by a traditional flute artist. Explore the mesmerizing Ghats of Varanasi and indulge in local snacks like samosas. Discover the Pink City of Jaipur on a rickshaw tour, guided by well-trained women who reside in the slums and low-income areas of Jaipur. Immerse yourself in village life with a walk to Deogarh village. A scenic rural train ride offers panoramic views of scrub jungle and surrounding hills, providing a simple yet captivating journey. Finally, be captivated by the beauty of Lake Pichola in Udaipur as you enjoy a serene boat ride.
Discover the fascinating contrast between South Korea’s modern cities and its ancient history. As you explore Seoul and Busan, you'll be swept up in the energy of urban life, experiencing the pulse of contemporary Korean culture. But it's in Gyeongju where you'll truly step back in time. Known as the "Museum Without Walls," this UNESCO World Heritage Site was once the historical capital of the Silla Kingdom. And as you spend a morning learning and experiencing the temple life of monks, you'll be struck by the deep spiritual roots that still run through this land.
Visit DakshinaChitra, an enchanting cross-cultural living museum that beautifully portrays the art, architecture, lifestyles, and crafts of South India. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage as you stroll through the French Quarter of Pondicherry, marvelling at the captivating blend of Indian and French architecture. Explore the breathtaking beauty of Munnar by taking a leisurely walk through its lush green plantations. Discover the essence of South India through these captivating experiences.
Indulge in a moment of tranquillity at Hamarikyu Garden while savouring the flavours of matcha (green tea) and traditional Japanese sweets. Immerse yourself in the captivating world of bonsai as you stroll through the enchanting Omiya Bonsai Village, home to numerous nurseries and private gardens. Discover the profound Zen culture and exquisite architecture at the Daitokuji Temple complex. Delve into the historic charm of Kurashiki, where former rice storehouses have been transformed into captivating museums and charming cafés.
Before dawn, travel to Angkor Wat and explore the grounds by torchlight before watching the sun rise over Angkor Wat‘s famous spires. Journey through the Cambodian countryside before entering Angkor Thom where you will gain your first view of the many faces of Bayon temple. Stroll through Dom Deak local market before making your way to the Cambodian Landmine Museum.