The Silk Road is a myriad of thousands of miles of trade routes from east to west where traders would travel legs of the journey. Joanna Lumley’s 4-part travelogue, Joanna Lumley’s Silk Road Adventure, is currently showing on ITV and documents her journey from Venice, Italy to Tash Rabat, Kyrgyzstan.

Follow in Joanna Lumley’s footsteps and join one of our Silk Road inspired tours.

Registan Square, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

The Golden Road to Samarkand

Experience Uzbekistan’s Silk Road cities, from metropolitan Tashkent to Old Khiva’s towers and cupolas, across the Kyzylkum Desert to beautiful Bukhara, and into exotic Samarkand

More 11 nights from £2595
Khor Virap Medieval Monastery In The Kotayk Province,  Armenia

The Crossroads of Europe & Asia

Surrounded by the spectacular scenery of Georgia and Armenia, explore the capitals, countryside and cultural heritage of the Caucasus. Sandwiched between the Black and Caspian Seas, this is where Asia and Europe seep into each other in a rich tapestry of traditions

More 10 nights from £3025
Ruh Ordo Cultural Complex Near Issyk Kul Lake, Kyrgyzstan

Peaks and Petroglyphs

Discover the landscapes, history, culture and diversity on a journey to deep gorges and high-altitude lakes, nature parks and mountain peaks of Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

More 10 nights from £2795

Classical Tour of Albania

Unspoilt, uncrowded, and unique in its culture, Albania is a treasure chest of ancient cities, mystical mountains, museums, castles and coastline, its feast of Ottoman architecture the jewel in its crown. This tour lifts the lid on its riches, of heritage and of nature

More 7 nights from £1045
Galata Tower, Istanbul, Turkey

Grand Tour of Turkey

A journey through the cities and the centuries, via coasts, peaks and plateaus, enjoy a comprehensive circling of significant sights, from Istanbul, at ‘the bridge of continents’, to ancient sites, intriguing culture and ethereal landscapes

More 14 nights from £2295