Expert Led 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 8-10 people
  • An enviable pool of Tour Lecturers and Experts

Formally The Traveller, we pride ourselves on offering a diverse range of small group tours. From classic itineraries including our classic India tour to Rajasthan and group tour to Uzbekistan to newer tours including Saudi Arabia and our Nepal walking tour.

What makes us different from other group tour specialists?

Our average group size is typically 8 – 10 people, smaller than other group tours typically offered - a factor which many of our clients appreciate. Travelling as part of a smaller group provides a more intimate, personalised and relaxed atmosphere. In addition to this, gratuities are included for all our group tours. 

We have developed an enviable pool of expertise from which to choose our tour experts, we carefully select based on their knowledge, companionship and personality. While travelling in the company of these experts quite often their influence can facilitate private access to sites not typically open to the public.

2018 group tours program

Our 2017 group tour departures are filling up fast and so we have started work on our 2018 group tours, these include a new group tour to Spain, and popular group tours to Albania and Armenia & Georgia

Sue Flood Group Tours

We are pleased to announce a number of new wildlife Photography tours to MadagascarCanadaJapan and the Galapagos Islands with expert photographer and wildlife filmmaker, Sue Flood

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. 

New 2018 Group tours

Register your interest in our new group tours for 2018. Including a textiles tour in Peru, a food tour in Tuscany and a variety of wildlife group tours.  

2018 Group tours

Group Tour Experts

We carefully select our experts based on their knowledge, companionship and influence. Often they can facilitate private access to sites not typically open to the public.

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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.

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2017 Group tours brochure

View our 2017 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.

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