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Cultural Holidays

The evocative swirl of incense in a temple, a refreshing cup of chai on a desert roadside, or the wonder of the Taj Mahal at sunrise. These are just some of the magical experiences that will leave your senses tingling on our cultural tours. And with our expert local guides, you’ll go further and get closer than you’ve ever been before. 

Our cultural trips are pure, simple adventures to explore some of the most iconic lands and civilisations on Earth; from the ruins of the mighty Mayan empire to the bustling streets of Beijing, Earth Wanderer cultural tours are designed to take you to the heart of your destination. To get to know its people – and particularities – better. Whether it’s guiding you through the captivating chaos of Morocco’s souks, or setting your taste buds alight with wine from Stellenbosch, Earth Wanderer offers an array of cultural holidays for everyone.

Discover Chile
Discover Chile Visit four distinct regions to see deserts, glaciers, volcanoes and lakes
Andes to Amazon
Andes to Amazon The best of mainland Ecuador: wildlife, jungles, volcanoes and the coast
Essential China
Essential China Travel from Beijing to Shanghai to discover China's highlights
Sicily Grand Tour
Sicily Grand Tour Comprehensive two week round island tour discovering Sicily's best towns and UNESCO sites
Authentic Andalucia
Authentic Andalucia Sample the majestic Moorish cities and the white villages of Andalucia, Spain.
Highlights of Portugal
Highlights of Portugal Journey from Porto to Lisbon via the UNESCO Douro Valley and Portugal's best cultural highlights 
Discover Sri Lanka
Discover Sri Lanka Spend two weeks exploring the delights of this diverse and inspiring island
Assam Explorer
Assam Explorer Journey through Meghalaya, Assam and Nagaland on this adventurous tour
North Sri Lanka Revealed
North Sri Lanka Revealed A comprehensive journey discovering this inspiring island focusing on the undiscovered northern regions
Vietnam Food Adventure
Vietnam Food Adventure A culinary journey through Vietnam, experiencing a variety of delicacies from the freshest seafood in Halong Bay to the best street snacks in Hanoi.
Cambodia Adventure
Cambodia Adventure Explore Cambodia's Angkor temples, majestic Phnom Penh and rural countryside
Trails of Vietnam
Trails of Vietnam On foot, in the saddle, with paddle - actively discover the length of Vietnam!
Essential Peru
Essential Peru Discover southern Peru's archaeological and natural wonders
Peru Explorer
Peru Explorer An in-depth discovery of southern Peru from the Andes to the Amazon
Active Costa Rica
Active Costa Rica Multi activity adventure taking in the rainforest, volcanoes and coastline of captivating Costa Rica
A Taste of Cuba
A Taste of Cuba A lively cultural week featuring the Island's must-see highlights and traditional homestays
Bosnia & Beyond
Bosnia & Beyond Experience the cultural variety and natural beauty of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro
The Silk Road
The Silk Road Discover the Silk Road's highlights in Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan
Ethiopia in Depth
Ethiopia in Depth Journey along Ethiopia's magnificent northern circuit, including Tigrai.
Peru Family Adventure
Peru Family Adventure Spectacled bears of northern Peru, awe-inspiring Machu Picchu and fun filled Cuzco 
Historic Route 66
Historic Route 66 Travel down the American west's Mother Road on one of the world's most famous journeys
Alaskan Highlights
Alaskan Highlights From glaciers to grizzly bears, see the natural wonders of America's largest and wildest state, Alaska
Best of the Rockies
Best of the Rockies Cross international borders and Continental Divides as you explore one of the world's most famous mountain ranges
Best of the West
Best of the West Explore the Crown Jewel of the National Parks System; Yosemite, Gand Canyon & Yellowstone.
Canadian Rockies
Canadian Rockies See the best of the Rockies on this exciting tour through Western Canada
Western Dream
Western Dream Travel through some of USA's most beautiful national parks