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Expert-led cultural tours by Martin Randall Travel

As the leading cultural tour specialist, Martin Randall Travel has the widest selection of small-group tours available covering a wide range of themes including art, architecture, gastronomy, archaeology, history and music. Many tours involve elements of various themes, such as a combination of art history, architecture and music. Most of our tours run with between 10 and 20 participants. We strictly limit the numbers, specifying the maximum in each tour description, which is rarely more than 22 and often fewer.

As the leading cultural tour specialist, Martin Randall Travel has the widest selection of small-group tours available covering a wide range of themes including art, architecture, gastronomy, archaeology, history and music. Many tours involve elements of various themes, such as a combination of art history, architecture and music. Most of our tours run with between 10 and 20 participants. We strictly limit the numbers, specifying the maximum in each tour description, which is rarely more than 22 and often fewer.

Expert-led cultural tours Holidays

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From Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh. The entire length of the country in fourteen days, featuring several UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Several arrangements specially made to avoid the crowds, and more time spent in each city than most mainstream tours. Talks with local experts are a feature. Covers diverse aspects of Vietnamese culture and history.

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Remarkable landscape, hill forts, traditional souqs, archaeological sites.

The toehold of Arabia, with a diverse population reflecting its mercantile past.

A night in a desert camp and two nights in a luxury hotel in the mountains of the Jebel Akhdar.

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English Poets in Italy - Byron, Shelley and Keats in the ‘paradise of exiles’.
Literature, history and art in Venice, Florence and Rome.
Special arrangements in several places on the poets’ Grand Tour.
Travel by first-class rail between cities.

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This unique and moving event has taken place nearly every ten years since 1634.

Best seats and best available hotel nearby.

Preceded by several days based in Munich seeing some of Bavaria’s finest art and architecture, towns and villages of Germany’s most beautiful state.

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Taste charactuful wines and meet their makers, who exude passion and pride.

Spend time in vibrant Barcelona as well as Catalonia's gently undulating countryside.

Visit a selection of wineries from rustic farm buildings to spanking-new constructions.

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