It’s easy to see why – a well preserved cultural heritage, open borders and efficient infrastructure makes visiting Europe a breeze, and rarely will you have to travel more than a few hours before you can immerse yourself in a new culture, and dive into a different phrasebook. Although it is the world’s smallest continent in land surface area, there are profound differences between the cultures and ways of life in its countries.

Featured Tours

Enjoy an action-packed holiday in beautiful Slovenia On the banks of the Soca River, the small town of Kobarid is a mecca for adventure seekers. Running down from the Julian Alps, the crystal-clear waters offer ideal conditions for a variety of adventurous activities. Five different activities are included; on the river, we’ll enjoy whitewater rafting, canyoning and kayaking, and on …

Destinations: Europe
From: R 17700

Walk the best of Mont Blanc Circuit in France and Italy The circuit of Mont Blanc is one of the finest walking routes in the Alps. It is in reality a series of paths linking the seven valleys that surround the highest mountain in Western Europe, Mont Blanc. It normally takes a fortnight to complete the whole circuit, but for …

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Iceland is a vast, evocative country, constantly evolving and changing through the sheer power of the geological forces that created it. There is a huge amount to see outside of the better known tourist spots of the south. We do of course see these, including Geysir, Thingvellir and Gullfoss, and get to understand why they are so popular! Our journey …

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From: R 40200

Walk the stunning Amalfi Coast and stay in premium accommodation It’s hard to think of a more delightful, more life-affirming holiday than a week wandering the paths of Italy’s Amalfi Coast. It’s a magic spell conjured with Gods’-eye views of the Monti Lattari plunging headlong into the inky blue Tyrrhennian Sea, mesmerising carpets of wildflowers and the bewitching fragrance of …

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From: R 41100

Go beyond developed Algarve and explore Portugal’s most pristine coastal trails Boasting one of the most beautiful and well-preserved coastlines of Europe, blessed with wild pristine beaches, towering cliffs, great biodiversity, remote whitewashed traditional villages and a temperate climate, Portugal’s Rota Vicentina is the ultimate hikers and ramblers’ paradise. We have hand-picked the very best walks from the 125km selection of coastal …

Destinations: Europe
From: R 17700

A varied cultural experience through the Czech Republic.  Explore the highlights and delve into the past of the Czech Republic, as we tour iconic sites and discover the Czech Republic’s backroads and unknown treasures. The tour starts in the capital Prague, a city built around the Vltava river and shrouded in history, it is sometimes referred to as “the city of a …

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From: R 22400

Welcome to the Funf-Flusse-Radweg, one of Bavaria’s long-distance cycle routes.  Cycling on a circular route, you’ll start in the UNESCO mediaeval city of Regensburg and pedal through the north-east of Bavaria. Along the way you’ll follow a series of well-networked paths that run alongside a mix of waterways: the majestic Danube, the stunning Altmuhl, the Main-Danube Canal, the tiny Pegnitz …

Destinations: Europe
From: R 23000

This 7-night single-centre holiday is based in Sarlat, which has the highest concentration of mediaeval, Renaissance and C17 facades of any town in France. Sarlat (or Sarlat-la-Caneda) has the highest concentration of mediaeval, Renaissance and C17 facades of any town in France and its richly ornamented stone buildings are protected by law. You’ll feel like a time traveller as you …

Destinations: Europe
From: R 23700

Discover the most popular cycle paths in Europe. The route from Passau, on Germany’s eastern border, to Vienna is one of the most popular cycle paths in Europe, and it’s no wonder! This stretch of the Danube carves its way through a thousand years of history; 60 dramatic castles and palaces lie along the river and the ever-changing landscape is …

Destinations: Europe
From: R 32900

This is the ‘real’ Spain – a region of tiny white villages nestled in the mountains and surrounded by dramatic hills and National Park. The walks are all in or around the National Park on farm tracks, country paths and along the ‘Via Verde’, a panoramic disused railway line, once used to transport the olive harvest. Views open out to …

Destinations: Europe
From: R 19400

Regions

The Algarve is rich in culture and diversity. If you are looking for fast paced resorts or a calm tranquil setting either is attainable. The entire region is approx.5400sq km and is graced with over 100 different beaches.

Austrian Alps

Catalunya

Ireland

The capital and largest city of both England and of the United Kingdom, it is also the largest city in Western Europe and the European Union. Situated on the River Thames in South-East England, Greater London has an official population of a little over 8 million. Considered one of the world’s leading “global cities”, London remains an international capital of culture, music, education, fashion, politics, finance and trade.

It is located between Ios and Anafi islands. It is famous for dramatic views, stunning sunsets from Oia town, the strange white aubergine (eggplant), the town of Thira and naturally its very own active volcano.

Zermatt is surrounded by a range of fabulous mountains, among which the highest of Switzerland: Monte Rosa, but it is famous for the Matterhorn. It was one of the last alpine mountains to be conquered (in 1865), and the first expedition that reached the top ended dramatically (only 3 of the 7 climbers survived).