Our People
  • Amy Waters snow biking Our Team

    Steppes Travel is made by the people who work here. Incredible holidays are made possible because of their vast travel experience and the great enthusiasm they bring to their work.

  • William Dalrymple Our Tour Experts

    We carefully select our experts based on their knowledge, companionship and influence, ensuring that you can travel with the most knowledgeable leaders in the field.

  • Liz Bonnin Heroes and Heroines

    The people who lead the way when it comes to those things which matter to us: exploration, the environment, women’s empowerment and education.

Two zebras in a forest
Botswana

Tailor-made adventures that create change

Holidays designed to be unique and support positive change in equal measures. Here at Steppes Travel, our team of passionate experts creates luxury tailor-made and group itineraries that actively contribute to the extraordinary spaces and communities they are built around.

Discover new ways to explore

Whether cultural, conservation or with your family, find the way to travel that resonates with you and our experts will work out the complex details to create a trip that’s truly inspiring.

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Temples at sunrise, Cambodia

Plan ahead for 2021/2022

While travel may feel stuttered at this moment, it offers us an opportunity to truly dig deep into the possibilities of what a destination can offer. Explore our When To Go calendar below and start making your 2021/2022 plans a much-welcome reality with complete confidence and guaranteed flexibility.

When To Go

Find inspiration

Here are some of the carefully-tailored, luxury experiences that we have recently created for our clients to give you a sense of what is possible when our expertise is put to the task.

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Steppes Traveller Magazine
Steppes Traveller Magazine

Steppes Traveller magazine

Discover our journal of extraordinary travels from across the year, and along our path of promoting positive-impact travel, as we search for new ways to create holidays that support local communities, cultures and environments.

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Thoughts. Opinions. Experiences

Sailing boat next to archway in Zakynthos
Travel
Which countries are open right now?
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
Below is a selective list of countries that are open right now for tourism, for vaccinated travellers and for those who…
Literature & Poetry
Vellum Libraries: What to read in 2021
Steppes Travel
Founder of Vellum Libraries Clemmie Jackson-Stops gives us her recommendations of what to read this year. As the months creep by…
Frog, Amazon
Sustainability
What to watch on WaterBear
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
If you haven't heard of WaterBear, it is the first interactive streaming platform dedicated to the future of our planet. Whatever…
Panoramic view of lush karst peaks and valley floor from top of a mountains.
Sustainability
Our Tourism Declares Plan
Justin Wateridge
We have a duty to give our world a chance to truly thrive, not just as an industry, but as a…
Ant, Napo, Ecuadorian Amazon
Sustainability
Small changes, big impact
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
Incorporating these changes when thinking about your holiday or travelling can have a big impact on our environment, the wildlife we…
Bisate Lodge, Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda
Sustainability
Our Favourite Properties Creating a Positive Impact
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
When done responsibly, travel can have a real, long-lasting positive impact on the world; on the local communities, wildlife and environment,…
Aerial Road, Awasi Iguazu, Argentina
Travel
Positive impact travel in 2021 and beyond
Justin Wateridge
‘'Our planet is one in a billion, a world teeming with life. But now, a new dominant force is changing the…
Humpback whales, Dominican Republic
Steppes News
Good news stories from 2020
Jarrod Kyte
The naysayers may have you believe that 2020 was nothing but COVID, Brexit and Trump but here’s a look back on…
Black lion tamarin, Brazil
Sustainability
Conservation Heroes 2020 Award Winners
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
While 2020 will be remembered for many things, there will always be the prevailing sense of hope and unity that we…
Fernando de noronha island sunset
Stories
Our 2020 Frontline Heroes & Heroines
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
This year we realised, more than ever, that heroes and heroines truly live among us right now; they are the ones…

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Get in touch by phone or email to start creating a trip guaranteed to leave you with stories for a lifetime.

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Why Choose Steppes?

Our knowledge and expertise set us apart. So too our curiosity. It is this that drives us to create a journey that is really bespoke to you, all the while ensuring we travel and operate sustainably.

Are you ready to discover extraordinary once again?


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