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.

Fergus Beeley Summit with his children

Fergus Beeley

I spent most of my career making wildlife films, many with Sir David Attenborough and I remain as an active independent producer. I’m also an active committee member of the Explorers Club of New York and a Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society.

I’ve seen most remote and exciting corners of the world, met some incredibly interesting people and worked with some remarkable grass-roots wildlife organisations. I bring this knowledge and experience to Steppes to co-ordinate The Steppes Fund for Change, overseeing the land concessions for tree planting around Scunthorpe, supporting nuclear fusion at Oxford, and seeking appropriate organisations that we can support in women’s empowerment, girls’ education and wildlife conservation.

Queen's View at Loch Tummel - Scotland, UK
Loch Tummel, Scotland

Because I’ve spent most of my career being away from home making wildlife films, much to the irritation of my family, I hardly ever want to travel abroad on holiday.

My favourite dream holiday is drifting in a rowing boat on a silent, remote Scottish Loch, hearing the water lapping and the resonant call of a Black-throated diver.

My Favourite Experiences

Wildlife in the Canadian Arctic

For incredible wildlife experiences including polar bears and belugas, travel to the Canadian Arctic.

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An Aerial View of Kamchatka – the Land of Ice and Fire

Spending a day in a Russian helicopter flying over volcanoes, calderas and into the Valley of the Geysers – a magical experience.

The Golden Eagle train

Travel across Russia’s wonderfully unexplored interior on the Golden Eagle train.

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

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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.

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