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 eight to ten 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 eight to ten 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

2018 Group tours Calendar

Introducing our new group tours for 2018. Travel with one of our experts and let them bring together their insight and knowledge to enrich the experience.

2018 group tour calendar

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. 

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.

View our Group Tour Experts

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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No Single supplement

We are currently offering solo clients the opportunity to travel without paying the single supplement on a selection of our small group tours to Georgia, Russia and Italy. 

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