Cultural Group Tours

We are recognised as one of the UK's leading specialists in cultural, historical and archaeological small group tours. Our aim is to offer:

  • Tours to 'beyond the ordinary' destinations
  • Average group size of just eight to ten people
  • An enviable pool of Tour Experts

Formally The Traveller, we pride ourselves on offering a diverse range of small group tours. From classic itineraries including Iran with Sylvie Franquet, Uzbekistan with Chris Aslan Alexander and Albania with Carolyn Perry.

2019 Group tours

We have some incredible new tours for 2019, including a photography tour to Bhutan with Sue Flood, an epic 4x4 self-drive tour in Peru and a journey onboard the luxury Golden Eagle train along the Trans-Siberian railway.

What makes us different from other group tour specialists?

  • Our average group size is typically eight to ten people
  • Travelling as part of a smaller group provides a more intimate, personalised and relaxed atmosphere.
  • Gratuities for the local guides, drivers and hotel porters are included for most of our group tou

2019 Group tours brochure

View our 2019 Group Tours brochure. This incredible portfolio of group tours sums up what we are all about, small group size, expertise, insight and behind-the-scenes access.

View our new Group Tours brochure

Featured Tour - Georgia Walking

Georgia is one of the most beautiful countries on earth, a marvellous canvas for walkers and travellers of every kind.

View our Georgia tour

Wildlife Group Tours

We work in collaboration with a number of conservation agencies, researchers and local projects, allowing us to support conservation and local communities worldwide while delivering exceptional wildlife holidays.

View Wildlife Group Tours

Activity key

Our activity key indicates a rough idea of what to expect in relation to fitness level and/or how busy the tour itinerary itself is. 

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Restless Development
Save The Rhino
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