Culture Holidays

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Culture Holidays

Would you like to experience Carnival in Trinidad or visit one of the colourful indigenous markets in Guatemala? How about visiting a Cathedral built into a salt mine in Zipaquira Colombia or the old colonial town of Havana? Based on our insider knowledge, we can advise you on the unmissable cultural highlights of all our destinations.

Yucatan Culture, Birds & Beaches Holiday

Yucatan Culture, Birds & Beaches Holiday

Discover the fascinating history, rich culture and natural wonders of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. This bespoke suggested itinerary offers a fascinating blend of pre-Columbian, Colonial and modern culture, as well as offering amazing opportunities to experience some of Mexico’s natural wonders, bird and wildlife. You will stay at some very special hotels, experience charming colourful markets, learn about the incredible and mysterious world of the ancient Maya, taste delicious regional cuisine, and relax on white sand Caribbean be...

Panama Coast to Coast Holiday

Panama Coast to Coast Holiday

Explore Panama’s most fascinating features, including the Panama Canal, both the Caribbean and Pacific coasts, as well as the forests and wildlife of Central Panama, on this wonderful suggested itinerary. We have chosen some of the most delightful, individual boutique accommodation that Panama has to offer, at the four locations that you will be visiting, and this itinerary can be extended to also include a few days at idyllic Tranquilo Bay on the Northern Caribbean coast, should you wish.   ...

Guatemala Birds, Nature & Culture

Guatemala Birds, Nature & Culture

Guatemala is a fantastic destination for birding with over 720 species recorded, 35 of them being regional specialities, such as their national bird, the stunning resplendent quetzal, as well as the Azure-Rumped Tanager, Horned Guan, Pink-Headed Warbler, Blue-Tailed Hummingbird and White-Breasted Hawk. The best places to find these birds are locations with strong cultural connections, where in addition to observing birds, you will have the opportunity to interact with Mayan cultures, visiting their marketplaces and ancient sites a...

Guatemala & Belize Highlights

Guatemala & Belize Highlights

Guatemala & Belize have so much to offer the nature loving traveller, who is seeking to discover marine as well as terrestial wildlife. Added to this, there is the rich Mayan heritage, which is more alive in Guatemala then anywhere else in Central America, with traditional lifestyles, authentic markets and ancient cities. This incredible 15 day itinerary begins in Antigua, one of Latin America’s oldest and loveliest colonial towns and travels through the beautiful  scenery of Lake Atitlan to the stunning Mayan site of Tikal ...

Guatemala & Belize Birdwatching Tour

Guatemala & Belize Birdwatching Tour

This wonderful 16 day holiday will give you the opportunity to visit two very different and unique Central American countries where you can do some excellent, relatively easy Neotropical bird watching, whilst exploring splendid Mayan ruins, colourful traditional villages and stunning scenery. In both countries, amazing Mayan pyramids at sites such as Tikal, are hidden by luxuriant tropical rainforest full of wildlife and birds. Guatemala boasts of no fewer than 720 species and bird life is also abundant in Belize, with over 500 specie...

Grenada Nature Holiday

Grenada Nature Holiday

This is a leisurely tour taking in some of the natural delights of this gorgeous island at an easy pace. Should you wish to be a little more active or adventurous, we can suggest additional tours for you. These might include sailing in the Grenadines, diving or hiking in the rainforest. Alternatively, a historic tour of the beautiful capital, St Georges might also be added. ...

Grenada Gardens & More Holiday

Grenada Gardens & More Holiday

Grenada is a stunning island and Grenadians are renowned for their love of nature and gardening. Grenada has in fact won 12 Gold Medals and several Siver Gilts at the Chelsea Flower Show, the latest one being in 2016. On this fabulous suggested itinerary you will have an opportunity to visit many of these award winning gardens, while getting to know many other aspects of the beautiful terrain, culture and people of Grenada. As all our tours are tailor-made, you may alter the itinerary or add additional trips taken from the Grenada N...

Dominica Small Group Tour

Dominica Small Group Tour

This exciting itinerary combines all the best that Dominica has to offer and will suit you if you prefer a more active holiday, love birds, flora and fauna, and would like to learn a little of the culture and people of the ‘Nature Island’ of the Caribbean. On this small group tour you will get to know this beautiful island with like-minded travellers, but if you prefer not to travel as part of a group, we can tailor-make a similar Dominica experience for you. Some of the activities that you will enjoy on this tour ...

Cuba Simply Natural Holiday

Cuba Simply Natural Holiday

This is a leisurely trip that explores the unspoilt countryside and beaches of Western Cuba. It perfectly combines the delights of a few days in Havana with the breathtaking natural beauty of Pinar del Rio. Here you will spend time in the Vinales Valley, a rich and fertile area with tobacco and coffee plantations ploughed by oxen, unusual hay stack mountains, beautiful rivers, caves and natural springs. The towns and villages dotting the landscape seem to be in something of a charming time warp and the there is an abundance of birds a...

Cuban Highlights Holiday

Cuban Highlights Holiday

This is an exclusive 11 day tour for the more discerning premium traveller. It is an opportunity to experience the island’s highlights, staying at quality hotels and with your own personal driver and tour guide service to make this a holiday to remember. If you are looking for something a little different, we can always adapt this tour to suit your needs. There are so many options to choose from in Cuba, that we are sure to find exactly the right itinerary and accommodation to suit you. ...

Colombia – Birds, Nature & Culture Holiday

Colombia – Birds, Nature & Culture Holiday

If you have a genuine love of travel, this is the time to discover Colombia! We can tailor-make an itinerary that will exactly match your interests but this exciting suggested itinerary, will give you a taste of what is possible. From the high Andes Mountains to the Caribbean coast, this will be an adventure of a lifetime to a unique destination that is not yet overrun by tourists. You will discover a country full of surprises, beauty, geographical extremes, biological and cultural diversity and some of the friendliest people in La...

The Complete Trinidad & Tobago Holiday

The Complete Trinidad & Tobago Holiday

This trip encompasses all the highlights of Trinidad & Tobago, staying at wonderful small hotels and with private guides to show you the sights. A couple of days in the vibrant capital of Port of Spain to absorb its history and culture is followed by the chance to explore the island’s varied landscapes and natural wonders. The holiday culminates with several days of sightseeing and relaxation on the idyllic island of Tobago. ...