New Small Group Escorted Tours & Cruises

We proudly present our latest collection of awe-inspiring tours, inspired by the timeless tales of Jules Verne himself. Prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey of discovery and wonder, as we unveil our newest voyages designed to ignite your sense of adventure.

We are continually developing new destinations and designing new and exciting tours covering all our themes and using our complete range of transport options: by air, road river and rail.

Laos Mekong Explorer

Discover the hidden gems of Laos on this leisurely cruise to less-visited reaches of the Mekong River. The remarkable journey is a Jules Verne exclusive, sailing on a small ship of the Pandaw fleet, with all meals included, and all tours intriguing

More 14 nights from £5345
Sens, France

Medieval Cities Along the Seine

Sailing past Paris landmarks and between the bucolic banks of the Seine and Yonne rivers, this péniche (barge) cruise carries you back in time to medieval streets, artists’ landscapes, and the sumptuous royal châteaux of the 17th-century ‘Grand Siécle’

More 6 nights from £1745
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Discover Coastal Croatia

Interspersing famous city landmarks with fabulous natural landscapes, and including island and inland national parks, this unhurried tour is a lovely introduction to Croatia’s coastal attractions, staying on land in Split, Korcula, and Dubrovnik

More 7 nights from £1895
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An Island Escape to Crete

Venture into the rural heart of Crete on this 7-night tour and explore picturesque mountain villages, delve into Cretan culture and sail to the fascinating island of Spinalonga on a journey to remember

More 7 nights from £1975

A Week on Lake Garda

A wonderfully relaxing week, on and around Lake Garda, this beautiful ‘breather’ is a well-balanced blend of unhurried touring and time at leisure. Tranquillity reigns around the lake, and charming towns add culture and character

More 7 nights from £1395
Varanasi Ghats, India

Varanasi, Darjeeling & Himalayas

Travelling by train to a trio of gems, across northern India and into the Himalayan hills, this tour includes a trip on the Darjeeling Toy Train, and shows you sunrise views of Everest, sunset at the Taj Mahal, and sacred ceremonies at Varanasi

More 14 nights from £3595

A Journey through Rural Rajasthan

Experience both rural and regal Rajasthan on this eye-opening tour, taking roads less travelled for wildlife safaris and a starlight desert dinner, and visiting cities from Agra to Jaipur, Jodhpur, and Udaipur, via historic villages and half-forgotten forts

More 15 nights from £3595

India North to South

Combining wonderful cities and wildlife safaris in northern India with ocean shores and lush green landscapes in the south, this is a tour of two tempos, displaying the diversity from busy streets and opulent palaces to sleepy villages and spice plantations

More 15 nights from £3645

Tanzania’s Secret South

Exploring Tanzania’s largest reserve and less-visited landscapes, this is a safari in its southern region, from remote and remarkable Nyerere National Park to Mikumi’s mountain backdrop, and vibrantly varied Saadani, set on the Indian Ocean shore

More 10 nights from £3995
Sigiriya Rock, Sri Lanka

Splendours of Sri Lanka

Delve deep into the heart of Sri Lanka on this all-encompassing, two-week tour taking in the highlights – from ancient palaces to hidden-away hill towns, Buddhist kingdoms to sprawling national parks

More 15 nights from £3095
View On The Walls Lightower And The Mosque Of Sea Fortress In Galle, Sri Lanka

Highlights of Sri Lanka

Explore the Cultural Triangle, head into the highlands and embark on a jeep safari in search of elephants and leopards on this 8-night tour taking in some of Sri Lanka’s most fascinating spots

More 8 nights from £2095
Prosecco Hills, Valdobbiadene And Santo Stefano, Italy

Dolomites & Prosecco Hills

An excellent introduction to Italy’s less visited landscapes, this tour combines wonderful walks in the mountains and valleys of the Dolomites, with the rural tempo of vine-cloaked Prosecco hills, and the enchanting enclaves of medieval towns

More 7 nights from £2075