Jacobites, Scottish History small group mature travellers tour

Jacobites, Scottish History small group mature travellers tour

Jacobites, Scottish History small group mature travellers tour Over the course of this 19 day Jacobites & Scottish History small group tour you can explore the stunning scenery and the remarkable history of Scotland.  This tour, focussed on the history of the Jacobites commences in Edinburgh. During the 19 days you visit 19 locations as you travel from Edinburgh as far north as Inverness and then south again to finish in Glasgow. We stay in 8 locations.  Learn from 10 specialist guides about the Jacobites while visiting 28 places and experiences during the tour. The schedule Our Jacobites, Scottish History small group mature travellers tour is offered in mid August. Therefore you can take advantage of the extraordinary long summer nights. In Edinburgh you spend 3 nights enjoying visits to the Jacobite exhibition, Edinburgh castle and Holyrood palace. Next is Stirling for 2 nights. From Stirling you travel north to Perth and on to Aberdeen. You visit Lithlingow Palace, Doune Castle and Alloa tower along the way. Specialist guides enjoy sharing their stories with you at these historic locations.   Towards Inverness you learn about Culloden battlefield and Urqhuart castle. During this time of year you have the opportunity to join the Glenurqhart Highland gathering at Drumnadrochit for an afternoon. You travel south now to Fort William  for two nights and then Oban. Along the way on this section of the tour you enjoy a local guide's tale  of the 1692 massacre at Glencoe.
17 days
British Isles
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Namibia small group wildlife and cultural tours

Namibia small group wildlife and cultural tours for mature travellers

Namibia shares borders with Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana to the east, and South Africa to the south and east. Wedged between the Kalahari and the South Atlantic, Namibia is home to the oldest desert of the earth.
10 days
Africa
Level 3 - Moderate
History of Croatia

History of Croatia escorted small group tours for senior travellers

History of Croatia escorted small group tours for senior travellers History of Croatia escorted small group tours spends 21 days touring this country, with side trips into Serbia. However, this escorted small group tour for seniors begins in Venice. You then journey south through Croatia. During this tour, accompanied by some of the best local guides, you explore and stay in Porec, Cres, Bled, Maribor, Zagreb, Zadar, Trogir, Hvar, Krocula and Dubrovnik. In these fascinating and beautiful locations, we spend our days exploring the History of Croatia. History of Croatia This European package holiday is a tour of the  history of Croatia. The program traces history all the way back to Neanderthal man, covering the Romans, the medieval period and the rise of various religions. You learn how religion has contributed  to the modern Croatia, following the centralist planning era. Much of this tour follows the coast, not only because of it's beauty and appeal for human settlement, but because it is where trade and the influences of the outside world made their mark. However, before we reach the coast you can enjoy visiting places from the Glagolitic Alley to Hum. In this location, a series of sculptures pay tribute to the monks who preserved the national Glagolitic script. Hum is one of the tiniest villages you will ever visit, with an equally tiny gateway into it. You will enjoy many backroads away from the popular tourist trails, in order to journey down
21 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Iceland cultural and wilderness
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17 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
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24 days
Europe
Level 3 - Moderate
Madagascar small group tour

Destination Madagascar small group tour for Lemurs & avenue of Baobabs

Destination Madagascar small group tour for Lemurs & avenue of Baobabs Our Madagascar small group tour allows the curious traveller to experience the full breadth of the island's cultural and ecological diversity. This tour is a great way to discover the country's natural wonders, its people and its Portuguese and then French colonial past. We begin in Madagascar's capital Antananarivo (Tana, for short) before setting out to explore exceptional nature reserves with unique wildlife and extraordinary biodiversity. During our journey, we discover the local and colonial history, which includes the island's role in the Spice Wars. This tour is designed to suit the active senior traveller interested in the history and ecology of this island nation. Highlights: 1.Experience a night walk in search of nocturnal species in the Mantadia National Park. 2.Visit the Oceanographic Museum run by the University of Tulear, which includes a specimen of coelacanth measuring nearly five feet in length. 3. In the Berenty reserve get up close and personal with lemurs. The six varieties seen in the reserve include three species active during the day. These are the ringtail lemurs, brown lemurs, and Verreaux's sifakas. 4. At the Reniala Nature Reserve learn about the local ecology, unusual bird species and extraordinary plants. This includes a baobab tree believed to be 1,200 years old, due to its girth of more than 30 feet. This tour links with Southern African & the Namibia tours offered by Odyssey. Get in Touch For more details, click the ‘Top
17 days
Africa
Level 4 - Challenging
France small group escorted history tours
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La Belle France small group escorted history tours for seniors

France is the largest country in Western Europe.
23 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
France small group escorted history tours
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La Belle France Small Group – Short Tour – Sep 2017

11/Sep/2017 to 21/Sep/2017
France is the largest country in Western Europe.
11 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Mediterranean islands small group tour
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Malta, Sicily, Sardinia and Corsica – Mediterranean Islands small group tour

Our tour compares and contrasts the geography, history, culture, and peoples of Malta, Sicily, Sardinia, and Corsica.
26 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Taiwan Small Groups

Taiwan Small Groups; Taipei culture and history escorted group tours

Featuring Sun Moon Lake, Taroko Gorge, and a Wulai aboriginal village.
per person
13 days
Asia and the Orient
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate