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.

Young Orangutan, Borneo
Young orangutan

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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Palm trees on the beach
Palm trees on the beach, Saint Lucia
Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica
Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica
Impala, Masai Mara, Kenya
Impala, Masai Mara, Kenya

Find Your Escape

Escape the winter and embrace the soothing atmosphere of a faraway land and be further warmed by the knowledge that your experience is contributing to a greater good. Every holiday that we create supports the sandy stretches, marine life and inviting communities that provide a backdrop for enriching moments with those dearest to you.

Costa Rica, Sri Lanka, Kenya and Oman are perfect options at this time. They’re easy and safe to travel to as well and offer a variety of experiences and great weather in abundance.

Find your escape

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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Secret Bay, Dominica
Secret Bay, Dominica
Usangu Expedition Camp, Ruaha National Park, Tanzania
Usangu Expedition Camp, Ruaha National Park, Tanzania
Lungmar Camp, Ladakh, India
Lungmar Camp, Ladakh, India
Tilar Siro, Andaman Islands, India
Tilar Siro, Andaman Islands, India

What's Hot for 2022

Staying longer, deeper immersion in a destination and crossing fewer borders are all trends expected to continue into 2022. Our experts have put together a list of some of the hottest destinations properties and experiences that we think are going to be amongst the must-visit places to book this year.

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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

Crabeater Seal, Antarctic Peninsula
Sustainability
Positive Impact Travel – 2021 Sustainability Report
Steppes Travel
Published December 2021 Steppes Travel commits to giving an update at the end of every year, on its progress against set…
Fogo Island Inn, Canada ©Alex Fradkin
Travel
Positive Impact Properties
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
Elephant Silhouette With Red Sunset, South Africa
Travel
Where to go when – Africa
Steppes Travel
Following on from the well-received focus on Latin America last week, as promised below is a collection of our favourite destinations in Africa and the…
Kaieteur Falls, Guyana, South America
Travel
Where to go when – Latin America
Steppes Travel
Don’t miss out on the expertise and insight of our Latin American team who are keen to share with you their…
Camp Fire fron Deck, Muchenje Safari Lodge, Chobe National Park, Botswana
Travel
Our favourite owner-run camps and lodges in sub-Saharan Africa
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
Side of a dark brown bears body and head amidst green foliage.
Travel
Experience Europe’s wildness, with purpose
Steppes Travel
The world is changing. The past year has been a staggering challenge for all; travel grounded to a halt, and the…
Flamingo, shot by Alfie Bowen
Travel
Wild World by Alfie Bowen
Nadia Shahanaz Hussain
Alfie Bowen is an exceptionally talented young autistic photographer and wildlife activist. His latest project - Wild World - offers a…
Port Antonio, Jamaica, Caribbean
Travel
Rain on my parade? Summer in the Caribbean
John Faithfull
“Don't tell me not to liveJust sit and putterLife's candy and the sun'sA ball of butterDon't bring around a cloudTo rain…
Empire Fighting Chance
Travel
A journey into boxing and mental health
Justin Wateridge
It is often said that ‘travel is the only thing you buy that will make you richer’ but this sentiment can…
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…

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

01285 880 980

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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