"Travel back in time and discover the secrets of the past on a history-themed tour."

History Tours

Travel back in time and discover the secrets of the past on a history-themed tour. Most escorted tours will include some element of history and culture, whether it’s a visit to an important temple or a trip to a museum, but there is also a huge array of more specialised tours covering everything from Ancient Greece to the Cold War. You’ll meet local archaeologists and historians, visit key sites and gain a deeper understanding of your chosen period, accompanied by expert guides and fellow enthusiasts. Our featured holidays include epic journeys along the old Silk Road, archaeological expeditions on the river Nile, fascinating Second World War battlefield tours, and plenty more besides.

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7 Nights

Amalfi Coast Walking

A relaxed walking holiday exploring the spectacular Amalfi Coast.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £20pp
Starts:Naples Airport
Ends:Naples Airport
Group Size:4- 16
Difficulty:Easy to Moderate
Operator:Explore!

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13 Nights

Inspiring India

India - You'd be mad not to go!" - Joanna Lumley

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £54pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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9 Nights

Golden Triangle

The fabled Golden Triangle is the classic introduction to the vast and beautiful India.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £46pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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11 Nights

Vietnam at a Glance

Relish Vietnam’s distinct and energetic character on this whistle-stop journey from cosmopolitan Saigon to the spectacular panoramas of Halong Bay, experiencing local life in Hoi An on the way.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £52pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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21 Nights

Rajasthan Panorama

Rajasthan conjures up images of maharajas and palaces and is regarded as one of the most colourful and exciting states in all of India. Marvel at the beauty of this region’s diverse landscapes, as you travel across deserts, lakes and national parks.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £68pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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17 Nights

Highlights of India

From the desert forts of Rajasthan, past the magnificent Taj Mahal and on to holy Varanasi – this tour covers many of northern India’s incredible highlights.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £76pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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17 Nights

Vietnam Panorama

Travel overland through the verdant south of Vietnam from the riverside life of the Mekong to lush and fresh Dalat, up the coastline to ancient Hue. Finish your journey exploring colonial Hanoi and cruising on tranquil Halong Bay.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £62pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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27 Nights

Grand Tour of Indochina

This tour will immerse you in all the tradition, scenery and sights of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia from the astounding Halong Bay and the tranquillity of Luang Prabang to the fascinating intricacies of Angkor.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £100pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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15 Nights

Indochina Delights

Take in the highlights of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia on this enchanting journey, through the contrasting landscapes to soak up the fascinating heritage of these three magnificent countries.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £78pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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16 Nights

Angkor to the Bay

Take a voyage of discovery from the breath-taking majesty of the temples of Angkor, through to the spectacular natural grandeur of Halong Bay, experiencing all manner of delights en route.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £72pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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28 Nights

Grand Tour of India

Become acquainted with one of the most vibrant countries in the world. Embark on a journey from the deserts of Rajasthan in the north, to the backwaters of Kerala in the south, to experience this land of extraordinary contrasts.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £128pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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13 Nights

Glories of China

This itinerary brings you an insight into the rural way of life in southern China and a chance to marvel at the extraordinary landscapes of the Li river without forgetting the major sights of China’s bustling cities.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £60pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Difficulty:Reasonable level of fitness required. A lot of time spent on your feet rather than covering long distances. Some step climbing.
Operator:Wendy Wu

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7 Nights

A Week in Japan

Discover Japan's essential highlights on this great-value tour. Explore the historical cities of Kyoto and Nara, be awestruck by the beauty of Mt Fuji and experience the bright lights of Tokyo and Osaka.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £86pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Difficulty:Comfortable
Operator:Wendy Wu

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15 Nights

Northern India Discovery

This exciting adventure takes you through the northern hill stations of the Himalayas to the fantastically iconic Golden Triangle of Agra, Jaipur, and Delhi, immersing you in North Indian culture.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £70pp
Starts:UK
Ends:UK
Group Size:8- 28
Operator:Wendy Wu

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13 Nights

Majestic Yangtze

This itinerary takes you to the dramatic Three Gorges on a relaxing Yangtze river cruise, combined with getting up close to the Giant Pandas and all the wonders of bustling Beijing, ancient Xian and stylish Shanghai.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £60pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Difficulty:Reasonable level of fitness required. A lot of time spent on your feet rather than covering long distances.
Operator:Wendy Wu

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14 Nights

Cycling Cuba

Soak up the Cuban culture on this active and rewarding cycling tour

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £52pp
Starts:Havana
Ends:Havana
Group Size:6- 18
Difficulty:Moderate
Operator:Exodus

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9 Nights

Cycling in Georgia

A cycling adventure in the Caucasus - a beautiful land steeped in history that straddles two continents.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £30pp
Starts:Tbilisi
Ends:Tbilisi
Group Size:4- 16
Difficulty:Moderate
Operator:Explore!

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14 Nights

Kolkata to Amritsar

Travel on India's extensive rail network from Kolkata in the Bay of Bengal to Amritsar's Golden Temple.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £24pp
Starts:Kolkata
Ends:Amritsar
Group Size:4- 16
Difficulty:Moderate
Operator:Explore!

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15 Nights

Wonders of China

China is a land of many wonders – ancient and modern, natural and man-made.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £70pp
Starts:UK
Ends: UK
Group Size:8- 28
Difficulty:Relaxed pace tour. Reasonable level of fitness required. Time spent on your feet rather than covering long distances.
Operator:Wendy Wu

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8 Nights

Treasures Of Jordan

Join us on this journey exploring Jordan's historical sites and far-reaching desert landscapes.

Members are eligible for cashback on this trip of up to £27pp
Starts:Amman
Ends:Amman
Group Size:4- 16
Difficulty:Full On
Operator:Explore!

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