Odyssey Tours

At Odyssey Travel, we specialise in educational small group tours. Odyssey’s package holidays are tailored for senior travellers, be you over 50, over 60, or over 70. Odyssey has been offering this style of adventure and educational programs since 1983. A not-for-profit organisation, Odyssey was originally developed by a collection of member universities across Australia, New Zealand and Asia to lead the way in providing escorted, educational small group tours for mature travellers, to unique and intriguing parts of the world.

Taiwan Lantern Festival small group tour

Visiting Taipei the national treasures of the Palace Museum is merely the first leg in a trip that will take us to all corners of the island.

11 days
Asia and the Orient
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate

Sri Lanka Small Group cultural and history Tour

Smaller than Tasmania, Sri Lanka is an incredibly diverse country. In the north you will stand in awe at its 2,500 year old abandoned cities lost for centuries in the jungle.

15 days
Asia and the Orient
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Specialist Escorted Small Group cultural Tours exploring Japan
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Specialist Escorted Small Group cultural Tours exploring Japan

During this tour we will encounter history from ancient periods, religions such as Buddhism and Shintoism, Japanese philosophy through visits to world renowned temples and shrines, and old towns full of ancient legends.

12 days
Asia and the Orient
Level 3 - Moderate
Iran Culture and History Escorted Small Group Tour for seniors
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Iran Culture and History Escorted Small Group Tour for seniors

Discover Iran and it people. The myriad of splendid mosques, minarets, mausoleums, and madrasah constructed during the Golden Age are discovered. Our tour includes the great cities of Iran, including historic sites, mosques, gardens, bazaars and teahouses.

17 days
Middle East
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate

Japan History by Rail small group tour for mature travellers

Explore historic and present day Japan. Journey by rail to regions and great cities to learn about their historical significance.

10 days
Asia and the Orient
Level 3 - Moderate
Santorini - Eastern Mediterranean Islands History small group tour
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Santorini-Crete-Cyprus-Eastern-Mediterranean Islands small group tour

Our 21 day tour explores the land of great philosophers, myths, and legends. We will learn about the culture and heritage of modern Greece and Cyprus.

21 days
Europe
Level 3 - Moderate

Santorini-Crete-Cyprus-Eastern-Mediterranean Islands Short tour

Our 10 day tour gives you a glimpse of the land of great philosophers, myths, and legends. We will learn about the culture and heritage of modern Greece.

10 days
Europe
Level 3 - Moderate

Western Europe Gardens and Treasures Short Tour

This educational tour combines visits to France, Belgium, Luxemborg, the Netherlands and Germany.

13 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate

Western Europe Treasures and Gardens- small group tour

This educational tour combines visits to France, Belgium, Luxemborg, the Netherlands, and Germany.

26 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Small Group escorted tour exploring Historic Ireland
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Small Group escorted tour exploring Historic Ireland

Ireland today remains with its amiable village life centred on a busy village square, with shops and pubs that most visitors imagine have disappeared.

18 days
British Isles, Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate

Senior Travellers guided educational small group tour of rural France

France’s villages and towns remain untouched by the depredations of the last century.

24 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate

Ancient History of Southern Italy & Sicily, group tours for mature travelers

This small group tour explores southern Italy with its rich history and Greek influences.

22 days
Europe
Level 3 - Moderate

Agrarian and Industrial Britain Small Group Tour for mature travellers

Until 1066, Britain had been invaded by a number of groups that have contributed to many distinguishing features in Britain.

23 days
British Isles, Europe
Level 3 - Moderate
Hhistory of Italy, Chianti, Tuscany, Italy
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Heritage, culture, history of Italy, seniors small group - Short Tour

Our tour features the best of the Italian countryside as well as the great cities and icons of Italy. We will see the Renaissance cities of Florence, Pisa, and Lucca as well as the Umbrian medieval cities of Perugia.

11 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Dutch tuilp tour Netherlands
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Dutch Tulip small group Tour of the Netherlands

Our tour in the Netherlands provides us with a delicious taste of its delights. We view the main sights of old Amsterdam, a World Heritage Site, first on foot and then from the comfort of a cruise along its 17th century canals.

7 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Heritage, culture, history of Italy, cobblestone street Rome
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Heritage, culture, history of Italy, group tours for mature travellers

Our tour features the best of the Italian countryside as well as the great cities and icons of Italy. We will see the Renaissance cities of Florence, Pisa, and Lucca as well as the Umbrian medieval cities of Perugia.

22 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Short Spain tours
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Short Spain tour for mature travellers

10 nights in Spain. Starting in Barcelona and finishing in Madrid.

11 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Small Group Guided Tours to Spain and Portugal Barcelona Park Guell
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24 days
Europe
Level 3 - Moderate