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.

Local Tribesmen, Mt Hagen, Papua New Guinea
Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea

Your destination for all things travel

People and places. Cultures and curiosity. For over 30 years, we’ve been perfectly matching them through our rich knowledge, personal service and tribe of trusted partners. Let us show you over 100 locations, including the Galapagos Islands, Antarctica and Japan, like never before.

Why travel with us

Stokksnes headland, Iceland
Side view brown bear looking at camera, stood amidst rocks and foliage.
Sailing boat in clear blue water Croatia
Bright blue glass like lake surrounded by mountains and grassy slopes with thatched shack on shores.

On your marks, get set

Piece by piece the world is returning to us. Iceland, Croatia and Greece are already offering travellers so much opportunity. Explore the extraordinary possibilities each new destination brings as it falls back into place.

Read our list of where to travel

Our latest and greatest getaways.

Snake through the Amazon or visit India and look majestic big cats squarely in the eyes. Here are some holiday ideas that our clients loved to inspire that tailor-made trip you’re yearning for in the next few months.

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Steppes Traveller Magazine
Steppes Traveller Magazine

Steppes Traveller

Our Steppes Traveller magazine is a celebration of the most inspiring and innovative destinations, industry updates and Steppes Travel team stories. Speak to our experts to ensure you receive a free copy in the post.

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Choose how you want to discover.

The potential our planet offers can leave your brain spinning on its axis. Find out-of-this-world holiday collections and expert-led group tours that have been handpicked by our experts right here.

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Thoughts. Opinions. Experiences

Walking safari, South Luangwa, Zambia
What's On
Steppes Travel
Join the Africa travel industry in cumulatively cycling 30,000 KM - the equivalent of circumnavigating Africa. In Africa, the halting of…
Quiver Tree, Namibia
Where to travel to next
Steppes Travel
Hyderabad, India
Discovering your wonderlands
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
A few weeks ago we asked you, our clients, to share your wonderlands. These are those destinations your memory wanders away…
Aerial view, Croatia coast, Rab Island
Yacht Charters in Croatia
Nick Laing
As a company, we are well aware that despite a slow relaxation of lockdown; many families will be reluctant to venture…
Fishing Net, Vietnam
Supporting Innovation: The University of Oxford Coronavirus Research
Justin Wateridge
I’m immensely proud of the connections Steppes Travel has created over thirty years. Each one echoes our passion for growth in…
Lion at sunset, Busanga Plains, Kafue National Park, Zambia
Reading & Watch List: On race
Justin Wateridge
“Everything now, we must assume, is in our hands; we have no right to assume otherwise.”- James Baldwin This past week has…
Pamir Mountains, Karakoram Highway, Pakistan
Where is your Wonderland?
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
At the very end of Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland, a young Alice awakens questioning the authenticity of her trip. Subtle clues point…
Bullfrog camouflaged in duckweed, Welder Wildlife Refuge, Sinton, Texas, USA
Adaptable Animals: Which Survivor Are You?
Vanessa Humphrey
In his ground-breaking work of scientific literature On the Origin of Species, wherein theories of evolution by natural selection were presented…
Elephant rock in Saudi Arabia
The future of travel
Justin Wateridge
The simple fact of the proximity of wildlife and humans has by all accounts led to this latest Coronavirus which has…
Coral reef surrounded by clear blue ocean
Good news stories from around the world
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
Every day brings us new stories with promising insights into our natural world and the people protecting it - below you…

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Why Choose Steppes?

These may be uncertain times but they are, without a doubt, still full of opportunity to discover the extraordinary safely. Through knowledge and expertise, we can connect you to those destinations embracing travellers with the added confidence of flexible booking and decades of insight.

Are you ready to discover extraordinary once again?

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