At Trafalgar, we passionately believe in the power of travel to broaden the mind and build bridges between people. By sharing with you the hidden places not mentioned in guidebooks, the local people you wouldn't otherwise meet and the traditions you may not have experienced by yourself, we ensure that you get the 'insider' view: an authentic and enhanced experience you simply could not have had on your own.

It is this dedication to taking our guests beyond the obvious sights that has helped us grow over the past 65 years into one of the most trusted and successful international guided vacation companies in the world. From Europe to the US, from South America to the South Pacific, we pride ourselves on uncovering the hidden gems, cultural highlights and not-to-be-missed attractions of the places you visit. We'll help you delve deep into the heart of off-the-beaten-track cities and towns and capture the true essence of each new destination. You'll benefit from having an expert Travel Director at the helm, supported by charismatic Local Guides along the way, ready to share their knowledge with you and your new-found friends.

For a vacation brimming with options, flexibility and truly authentic Insider Experiences, travelers need look no further than Trafalgar. By traveling with an insider, you'll discover a world of endless possibility, on a vacation you'll never forget.

Top reasons to travel with Trafalgar:

  • Hassle-free Experiences
    Don't wait in line at major sights, worry about reservations, luggage handling, driving or parking-it's all taken care of for you.

  • So Much Choice
    Choose from hundreds of worldwide itineraries across several travel styles to select the places, pace and price that's right for you.

  • Professional Travel Director
    An experienced Travel Director accompanies you to act as your personal concierge, and along with Local Guides, share local knowledge and insider tips.

  • Travel Companions
    Create life-long friendships and memories with your groups of around 40 English-speaking travel companions from around the world.

  • Highly-inclusive Value
    Hotels, sightseeing, luxury coach transportation, daily breakfast and many meals, plus complimentary airport transfers, audio headsets, keepsake photos and more are all included in the price.

  • Expertly-planned Itineraries
    Enjoy a careful balance of included sightseeing, optional excursions and free time to explore.

  • In-depth Experiences
    Travel into the heart of a destination with the chance to experience both the day and nightlife of a place.

  • Great Savings
    Benefit from the company's global buying power, offering significant savings versus making arrangements independently, plus a range of other year-round discounts and special offers
  • Tours

    • Historic Highlights 2017

      From $2,225.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017A portrait of American history, this trip mixes the modern bustle of Washington, D.C. and landmarks from the Revolutionary and Civil Wars.You'll enjoy Insider moments like?

    • In the Footsteps of the Incas 2016

      From $3,936.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: South America 2016Treading the paths of the Incas and their ancestors, we uncover the symbols of Peru, from Lake Titicaca to Machu Picchu, travelling in comfort to this World Heritage Site aboard the Vistadom...

    • The Californian with Rose Parade 2017

      From $3,250.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: At Leisure USA and Canada 2017An all-over experience in California, from southern favourites, Los Angeles and San Diego, to northern must-sees like San Francisco, Paso Robles, Monterey and spectacular Yosemit...

    • European Highlights with Eurostar Extension Preview 2017

      From $2,805.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USADiscovering six countries, this introduction to Europe compares its big players, France and Germany, and their smaller neighbours, Switzerland and The Netherlands.You'll enjoy Insider moments like?

    • Best of Devon and Cornwall 2016

      From $2,050.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016City to shore, the creativity and majestic beauty of the west of England come into focus as you journey through the ages, via Bristol, Ilfracombe, Bideford, Plymouth, St.

    • European Highlights end London Winter 2016/2017

      From $1,875.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia America 1617 CostsaverDiscovering six countries, this introduction to Europe compares its big players, France and Germany, and their smaller neighbours, Switzerland and The Netherlands.

    • Secrets of France Preview 2017

      From $3,375.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Hidden JourneyBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAA journey into the south-west corner of France, this insider's look at Dordogne and Bordeaux reveals small villages, historic landmarks and local rural character unseen by most visitors.

    • Best of Greece with One Day 3 Island Cruise Winter 2016/2017

      From $1,495.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1617Classical culture meets modern metropolis in this exploration of mainland Greece, where ancient cliff-top monasteries and Spartan history mingle with the temples ...

    • Route 66 with Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2017

      From $3,925.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017Experience the famous International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, the world's largest and most photographed event of its kind.

    • Highlights of Spain and Portugal Winter 2016/2017

      From $2,050.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1617This trip shows Spain and Portugal at their best - the Hanging Houses of Cuenca, Alhambra Palace, the historic port of Cadiz and vibrant cities like Madrid, Vale...

    • Iconic Rockies and Western Canada with Rocky Mountaineer Goldleaf 2016

      From $6,020.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveriesBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2016The glaciers, national parks and laid-back cities of western Canada are just some of the highlights on this adventure into places like Vancouver, Victoria, Whistler, Jasper and Banff.

    • Treasures of the Yucatan 2017

      From $1,695.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017Mexico's Mayan history and colonial cities are uncovered on this trip to its most famous and important Yucatan sites, like Chichen Itza, Ek Balam, Uxmal, Valladolid, Merida and Campeche.

    • Contrasts of New Zealand 2016

      From $2,850.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: The Australia and New Zealand Book 2016After Auckland's harbour, geothermal wonders and Maori culture, it's on to South Island for the TranzAlpine train, Franz Josef Glacier and a chance to cruise Milford Sou...

    • Californias Great National Parks 2017

      From $2,625.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017This trip combines all of the best and unique National Parks California has to offer from Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Park to stargazing and learning about early life in the Sierras, ...

    • Hawaiian Explorer Moderate 2017

      From $2,795.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017See the soft sands of Waikiki Beach recede to tropical forests and the world's largest volcano, Mauna Loa, on this relaxed exploration of Oahu, Hawaii and Maui.

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Spanish Wonder 2016

      From $1,895.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Explore every side of Andalusia, including its Moorish twist, and visit the principal Spanish cities of Madrid, Seville and Barcelona - with passionate experts on every encoun...

    • English Country Gardens Preview 2017

      From $3,250.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Special InterestBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAFrom the Bluebell steam train and seaside tastes of Brighton to the poetic gardens of Sissinghurst and traditional cream teas, discover the flowers and feasts of south-east England.

    • Spanish Wonder Preview 2017

      From $1,895.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAExplore every side of Andalusia, including its Moorish twist, and visit the principal Spanish cities of Madrid, Seville and Barcelona - with passionate experts on every encounter.

    • Tastes and Sounds of the South 2017

      From $2,695.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: At Leisure USA and Canada 2017This trip gives you time to enjoy the South's music and food-from Elvis's Graceland to Creole cooking in New Orleans and grand antebellum hospitality in Natchez.

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Capitals of the North 2016

      From $3,095.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Experience the big sights and unique moments of four capital cities in northern Europe and Russia - locals reveal favourite spots in Copenhagen, Stockholm, Helsinki and Mosco...

    • National Parks Wonders 2017

      From $2,475.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017This trip blends old west towns like Jackson, Cody, Sheridan and Montpelier, national parks like Yellowstone and Grand Teton, and historic monuments like Devil's Tower and Mount Rushmore.

    • Best of the Canyonlands 2017

      From $1,925.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017Taking you inside America's impressive canyon country, we explore the incredible natural structures of Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, Mesa Verde and the Grand Canyon.

    • Iconic Rockies and Western Canada with Rocky Mountaineer Goldleaf and Alaska Verandah Stateroom 2017

      From $7,115.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017The glaciers, National Parks and laid-back cities of Western Canada are just some of the highlights on this adventure into places like Vancouver, Victoria, Whistler, Jasper and Banff.

    • Hidden Journey Central America 2016: Panama the Canal and Beyond Playa Bonita Beach Stay 2016

      From $2,990.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Hidden JourneysBrochure Type: Hidden Journey Central America 2016It may feature the famous and dynamic capital, an unforgettable canal cruise and the sands of Playa Bonita but this trip also takes you beyond all that to meet locals in vill...

    • Paris Explorer Winter 2016/2017

      From $1,750.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1617This unforgettable week in Paris gives you the insider perspective of one of the greatest cities in the world.

    • Spectacular Canadian Rockies with Alaska Cruise Verandah Stateroom 2017

      From $4,540.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017This is an exhilarating experience in the Canadian Rockies taking you from the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver to the heart of the Rockies through spectacular mountain scenery.

    • Europe Costsaver 2016: Imperial Highlights 2016

      From $1,275.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Europe Costsaver 2016Enjoy the regal air of Munich, Prague, Budapest, Vienna and Salzburg on this majestic trip of Europe for less. Find 1000 year old castles, medieval cities and fantastic gilded statues.

    • Panama the Canal and Beyond with Playa Bonita 2017

      From $3,045.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Hidden JourneyBrochure Type: Hidden Journey Central America 2017It may feature the famous and dynamic capital, an unforgettable canal cruise and the sands of Playa Blanca but this trip also takes you beyond all that to meet locals in villa...

    • Contrasts of Switzerland Preview 2017

      From $3,250.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Cruise Rail and CombosBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USATaking the train around Switzerland, the contrasts of its mountain scenery, calm lakes, refined resorts and cosmopolitan 'business hub' cities are discovered in relaxation and style.

    • Europe Costsaver 2016: European Accent 2016

      From $2,450.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Europe Costsaver 2016From the vibrant city of Amsterdam and the scenery of Germany and Switzerland, to the iconic cities of Italy - including a visit to St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City.

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    Tours


    • Best of Turkey with 7 Day Aegean Cruise Superior 2016

      From $4,285.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Eastern Mediterranean 2016The calm of Anzac Cove and the Lone Pine Cemetery introduces this exploration into Turkey, where ancient ruins and Whirling Dervishes map your path through this open air museum.


    • Highlights of Peru 2016

      From $2,506.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: South America 2016Our most popular Peru holiday, the ancient allure of Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley meet the buzz and bustle of Lima and Cusco with time spent with Insiders who share personal tales of their...


    • Britain and Ireland Panorama Preview 2017

      From $4,550.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAIn the craic and Guinness of Ireland or the tea and scones of England, the welcoming hospitality of the British Isles is one of its biggest attractions and will become one of your lasting mem...


    • Great Italian Cities Preview 2017

      From $2,650.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAMerchant Palaces, Papal splendour and Renaissance masters. Italy's greatest cities are in the spotlight on this epic discovery of Rome, Florence and Venice. You'll enjoy Insider moments like?


    • The Treasures of France Preview 2017

      From $2,195.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USACriss-crossing the north, this trip fuses fairytale chateaux and vineyards in the rich Loire Valley with the chicness of Paris and the poignancy of standing on Omaha Beach in Normandy.