Small Group Escorted Tours Departing in December

Make this festive season truly magical; take a look at our early December and Christmas departures for your 2023 festive getaway inspiration. Now is the time to book.

Der Stern Obsteig Hotel in Winter, Tirol, Austria

Winter in Tirol

A winter wonderland week in Austria, this tour is based in the typically Tirolean village of Obsteig, staying in a family-run hotel, and revealing the region’s character with a snowshoe walk, horse-drawn sleigh ride, and visits to Seefeld, Stams Abbey, and Innsbruck

More 7 nights from £1775
Treasury Landscape, Petra, Jordan

Discover Jordan

From the Dead Sea to the Red Sea, via Mount Nebo and Bethany, Jerash, Amman, and Petra, this is a tour of souks and citadels, biblical landmarks and Bedouin landscapes, history and hospitality

More 9 nights from £3195
Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou In The Atlas Mountains Morocco

Grand Tour of Morocco

A superb circling of Morocco, this is a journey from Marrakech to the Atlas Mountains, seashore to Sahara sands, Imperial cities to oasis towns, and souks to spectacular scenery

More 14 nights from £3545
Fisherman's Bastion, Budapest, Hungary

Christmas Markets on the Danube

A short break during the weeks of Advent, this tour combines the history of the Habsburg Empire with the traditions of the Christmas Markets, cruising the Danube to a trio of riverside capitals, from elegant Vienna to beautiful Budapest and medieval Bratislava

More 4 nights from £1445
SS Misr Steamer Vessel

A Royal Steamer Restored

A wonderful week on a unique vessel, this cruise is aboard ‘the most luxurious steamship on the Nile’, the SS Misr, the former floating palace of King Farouk; sailing upstream and down again between Luxor and Aswan, to visit major sites and highlights

More 7 nights from £4075
Guardian Sphinx Guarding The Tombs Of The Pharaohs, Giza, Egypt

Pyramids & the Nile

The pyramids of Giza are the country’s most photographed monuments, the timeless Nile is its most vital asset. These two icons of Egypt come together on a tour of tombs, temples, and treasures

More 8 nights from £3395
Dougga, Tunisia

Carthage to Kairouan

Based in cosmopolitan Tunis and the sea and sand city of Sousse, take a fascinating journey through time, from the ancient archaeological sites of Roman Africa to Islamic architecture

More 7 nights from £1145