Classic Escorted Tours

Discover and explore the wonders of the world in the company of like-minded travellers in a variety of exciting itineraries including Jordan, Egypt, China, India and Italy. Every escorted tour is designed to provide the opportunity for the traveller to make their own personal discoveries within the group context and to find enjoyment in every experience.

Our range of Classic Tours allow you to explore the highlights of a country and immerse yourself beneath the surface, to experience the people, places and local cultures you will encounter. Our local expert guides take you on a journey to discover classic sights, incredible architecture, stunning landscapes, the Wonders of the World and impressive UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Experience our Classic Tours in the company of like-minded travellers on a variety of exciting itineraries covering destinations across five continents.

Our small group escorted tours aim to inspire travellers and show you more than just the classic, first-time sites, and are designed to provide the opportunity for you to make your own personal discoveries within the group context and to find enjoyment in every experience with us.

Marvel at the Treasury in Petra, gaze at the Taj Mahal, be amazed by the colours at Denderah Temple, or lose yourself in rice fields in Vietnam, whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveller, you’re sure to find a Classic Tour with Jules Verne.


Rice Field And Ngodong River In Ninhbinh, Vietnam

Classical Tour of Vietnam

From busy cities to blissful scenery and beguiling Buddhist temples, this classic tour takes you from buzzing Ho Chi Minh City to Hue, Hoi An, the capital, Hanoi, and Ninh Binh; via cruises on the Mekong River and Ha Long Bay, and sampan sailing into karst rock caves

More 16 nights from £2995
Happy Cuban Women, Cuba

Hemingway's Cuba

Western Cuba’s colourful cities, colonial heritage and natural beauty, reveal the many facets of the island, from cigars to sugarcane, cafés to cabaret and revolution memorials to countryside

More 15 nights from £3145
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270

Mekong River, Vietnam

Treasures of Indochina

From the streets of Saigon to a sail on the Mekong Delta, from the temples of Angkor to the long-hidden town of Luang Prabang, from a cruise of Ha Long Bay to cultural history in Hanoi, this tour is a revealing treasure trove, gathered into just two weeks away

More 13 nights from £3195

Discover Japan

Traversing Japan by Bullet Train, from neon-lit cityscapes to geisha lanes, from Shinto shrines to views of Mount Fuji, from Osaka to Kyoto, Hakone, and Tokyo, this small-group tour reveals the country’s seamless blend of timeless tradition and mesmerising modernity

More 10 nights from £4795
Taj Mahal, India

India's Golden Triangle

The most iconic monuments of India from the Taj Mahal, Amber and Agra Fort to palaces and abandoned cities including classic hotels and special Indian experiences

More 9 nights from £2165
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
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130

Gregoriou Monastory, Greece

Classical Tour of Greece

Discover the cities, temples, museums, theatres and ‘marbles’ of classical Greece from Athens to Delphi & Olympia, the rock monasteries of Meteora and the dramatic Peloponnese scenery

More 8 nights from £2345
Belem Tower, Tagus River, Lisbon, Portugal

Pousadas of Portugal

Staying in hand-picked Pousadas (inns), formerly a monastery, manor house and convent, this tour reveals the sights and psyche of Portugal, from regal splendour to religious heritage, from port-wine cellar to Fado show, from Porto to Coimbra and the capital, Lisbon

More 7 nights from £1745
Village In Nordeste, Sao Miguel Island, Azores, Portugal

Aspects of the Azores

A glorious meandering of these enchanting islands takes in crater lakes and thermal pools, whale-watching coasts, and wonderful views, vineyards and luxuriant landscapes

More 7 nights from £2045
Grand Hotel Menaggio, Italy

Grand Hotel on Lake Como

Follow in the footsteps of Flaubert and Tennyson, Julius Caesar and Queen Victoria, to enjoy the timeless elegance of Lake Como, where flower-filled gardens and pastel-painted villages punctuate the shore, set against the stunning backdrop of the Southern Alps

More 7 nights from £1355
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150

Amalfi Coast, Positano, Italy

Discover Sorrento & the Amalfi Coast

A supremely scenic week, with Meta di Sorrento as your base, includes the evocative remains of Pompeii, a drive along ‘the divine coast’ to Amalfi, Positano and Ravello, and Capri by boat

More 7 nights from £1645

Myths & Minoans

Explore the largest of the Greek islands on this tour of Crete, and suspend disbelief to enjoy the myths and legends of the ancient sites, as you visit Roman ruins and Ottoman streets, Byzantine churches and Venetian ports, mountain villages and Minoan Palaces

More 7 nights from £1895