Special Interest Groups
Themed tours are our speciality and we relish the opportunity to operate these trips.
We offer a totally flexible service that is geared around the tour you want to offer your customers. Almost anything is possible.
Even if you just have the germ of an idea, no matter how wild and wacky, we may have already had a tour on that theme, if not our tour designers can research it and turn it into a reality for you.
A Client's Perspective
Special Interest Group Tours
Farming Tour of the British Isles
Explore the farms and machinery manufacturers across arable, dairy, sheep, beef and pig farming. With the sights and culture the British Isles offer included, this tour is ideal for both farmers and students.
Metal Detecting in Norfolk
Detecting expeditions search private land, in archaeologically interesting places, to uncover many spectacular finds including ancient coins and artefacts, dating from the Bronze Age through to Celtic, Roman, Medieval and the present day.
Prague to Bucharest
This tour explores the charms and wonders of Eastern Europe; from the gothic architecture in the cities to the utterly stunning countryside. History, legend and culture are all there to be discovered.
Starting in Prague, the tour moves on to Krakow and the Tatra Mountains, the hot spas and then the Hungarian plains. The tour ends in Romania with its colourful markets, historic villages, painted monasteries, Transylvania and the city of Bucharest.
The Italian ‘Slow Food’ Tour
A wonderful tour for food lovers interested in the origins of local food, its traditions, production and of course its taste!
The ethos of the ‘Slow Food’ movement, which aims to preserve local food traditions and interest in where food comes from and how it tastes, permeates this fascinating tour.
With a chance to meet the producers of many of the great culinary classics Italy has bestowed upon the world; Balsamic Vinegar, Grissini, Parma ham, salami, and Limóncello. Not to mention the finest olives, wine and truffles. With a country Tuscan cooking course and a visit to the ‘Slow Food University’ this trip is guaranteed to make life changing views on food!
The Christmas Markets of Germany
This tour is the perfect winter getaway for the ultimate taste of Christmas.
Enjoy the magical atmosphere of medieval German towns lightly dusted with snow, adorned with decorations and lights whilst sampling the local delicacies and warming wines.
Browsing the German Christmas markets will uncover contemporary and traditional toys, Christmas decorations, sweets, foods and presents. Everything for the perfect Christmas trip.
English Literature Tour
A fascinating and educational tour for literary students; following the lives and works of some of the greats of English literature.
The tour takes in locations across England to experience the worlds of Shakespeare, Wordsworth, Austen, the Brontes, Beatrix Potter, Chaucer and Charles Dickens. As well as interactive workshops and many live performances the learning is interspersed with some fun activities, such as punting on the River Cam and a day out at Alton Towers Theme Park.
Discovering Layers of Ancient Wisdom
This is a spiritual journey into the hidden world of the distant past. Discover the power of mythology and ancient monuments across France, England and Scotland.
This theme can be customised in many ways to include other sites in Europe.