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

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Switzerland and Austria 2016

      From $3,295.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Into the very heart of Europe, this trip takes in scenic Switzerland and Austria, but also sneaks you into miniature Liechtenstein and over the border into the northern fring...

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Best of Finland Russia and The Baltic States 2016

      From $3,625.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016On top of the must-see Russian cities and dramatic scenery, this trip reveals a rarer side of Europe, in its more unusual and unvisited countries of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuani...

    • Singapore Experience 2016

      From $495.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Mini-StaysBrochure Type: Asia 2016The opulence, glamour and eclectic culture of Singapore are unveiled on this stylish stopover, from iconic Raffles hotel and Parliament House to the meaning behind the mystical Merlion.

    • 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.

    • Europe Costsaver 2016: European Impressions end London 2016

      From $2,650.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: European PanoramaBrochure Type: Europe Costsaver 2016Which will become your favourite European city during this impressive trip? Perhaps friendly Amsterdam, extravagant Vienna, maybe romantic Venice or the 'Eternal City' of Rome.

    • Australia and New Zealand Panorama 2016

      From $4,375.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: The Australia and New Zealand Book 2016Australia and New Zealand are revealed on this trip, which joins the Great Barrier Reef, Melbourne's local secrets and Sydney's Opera House with geysers, adventure play...

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Celtic Filmscapes 2016

      From $3,150.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Special InterestBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Game of Thrones, Outlander, James Bond, Cloud Atlas, Chariots of Fire, Michael Collins, My Left Foot - dramatic scenery and unique locations will be revealed...

    • Samurai Discovery 2016

      From $3,475.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Asia 2016Shinto gods and stunning landscapes meet futuristic cities and Harajuku style, on a journey of discovery that roams from the bustling streets of Tokyo to the serene temples of Kyoto.

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Highlights of France and Barcelona with Madrid Extension 2016

      From $3,270.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Follow the spine of France's wine country, to the Principality of Monaco and the foothills of the Pyrenees, before heading to buzzing Barcelona.

    • Europe At Leisure 2016: Prague Vienna and Budapest 2016

      From $1,825.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: Europe At Leisure 2016This relaxing look at three historic riverside cities gives you time to get an authentic inside view of their culture and traditions - an alternative to more obvious European capitals.

    • Western Frontiers 2016

      From $2,595.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveriesBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2016Living the cowboy lifestyle, you cross four national parks, including Grand Teton, on your way to visit charming all-American towns, see iconic landmarks and hear tales from the locals.

    • Splendors of Japan with Hiroshima 2016

      From $6,375.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Hidden JourneysBrochure Type: Asia 2016Japan reveals its many sides, as you experience buzzing Tokyo, tradition in Kyoto, the beauty of Mt Fuji and historic Hiroshima.You'll enjoy Insider moments like?

    • Best of Hawaii First Class 2016

      From $3,350.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2016Dramatic scenery is just one of the highlights on this Hawaiian trip, that takes in the best of vibrant Waikiki, exotic Kailua-Kona and the stunning Kaanapali Beach.

    • Fiji Coral Coast Stopover 2016

      From $1,325.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: StopoverBrochure Type: The Australia and New Zealand Book 2016With lush rainforest, palm-lined beaches and its own heart-shaped island, Fiji is paradise. You can’t wander far without hearing its warm locals cry the word bula!

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: European Whirl with Eurostar 2016

      From $3,980.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016A bestseller for a reason, this journey around Europe's most popular countries and cities brings together the best of its history, scenery, legends, locals and experiences.

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Southern Italy and Sicily 2016

      From $2,495.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Descending from Rome to Palermo, the south of Italy gives way to the fiery splendours of Sicily and the towering shadow of Italy's largest active volcano, Etna.

    • Hidden Journey Central America 2016: Secrets of Panama and Costa Rica 2016

      From $5,050.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Hidden JourneysBrochure Type: Hidden Journey Central America 2016The culture, contrasts and epic landscapes of Panama and Costa Rica are revealed on this trip, which ventures from capital to coast via Gamboa, Rio Perdido and Carrillo Beach...

    • Wild West Cowboys and Buffalos End Denver 2016

      From $2,525.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Family ExperiencesBrochure Type: Family Experiences North America 2016Stetsons, saddles and spectacular Mount Rushmore - this Wild West family adventure takes in the frontier town of Jackson, the Grand Tetons and Yellowstone National Park.

    • California Dreamin 2016

      From $2,495.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Family ExperiencesBrochure Type: Family Experiences North America 2016This exciting family trip combines San Francisco, views of the great California coastline and an interactive visit to Yosemite. You'll enjoy Insider moments like...

    • Canadas Rockies 2016

      From $2,225.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2016Grizzly bears, spectacular rock formations, thunderous waterfalls and the tranquil emerald waters of glacial lakes - take in the best of the Rocky Mountains on this in-depth exploration.

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: The Treasures of France 2016

      From $2,225.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Criss-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 ...

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: English Country Gardens 2016

      From $3,250.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Special InterestBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016From 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 En...

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: European Marvel End London 2016

      From $3,675.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Arriving in a new nation almost every other day, this seven-country trail reveals Europe's love of cafes and grand squares: Brussels' Grand Place, Munich's Marienplatz and Venice's S...

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Grand European End London 2016

      From $5,625.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016This grand adventure does all the 'musts', but also does the unexpected, taking you off the beaten path to the pretty cobbles and canals of medieval Bruges and unfathomably tiny Liec...

    • Contrasts of Australia and New Zealand 2016

      From $5,795.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: The Australia and New Zealand Book 2016Geyser or glacier, Aboriginal philosophy or Maori culture, Melbourne's eclectic laneways or the natural beauty of Queenstown: the contrasts of two diverse nations are r...

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Irish Highlights 2016

      From $1,275.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016The fast-track to Ireland - this insight into the southern side takes you from Dublin and back again, stopping at Limerick, Waterford and the scenic Ring of Kerry along the wa...

    • Eastern Mediterranean 2016: Wonders of Turkey 2016

      From $995.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Eastern Mediterranean 2016From icons like Istanbul's Blue Mosque to the intriguing underground city of Sarhatli, this great-value journey covers Turkey's essential wonders with a few surprises along the way.

    • Historic Highlights 2016

      From $2,195.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2016A portrait of American history, this trip mixes the modern bustle of WASHINGTON, DC, the simple Amish life of Lancaster County, and landmarks from the Revolutionary and Civil Wars.

    • Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef 2016

      From $715.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Mini-StaysBrochure Type: Australia and New Zealand DT and SB 2016Discover the colourful coral and fish of the Great Barrier Reef, experience Aboriginal culture and explore ancient tropical rainforest.

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: European Traveler 2016

      From $2,395.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016A taste of the world's most romantic cities, this encounter with Europe isn't just for couples; it shows unseen sides of iconic emblems like the Eiffel Tower and Venetian canals.

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    • Hawaii Four Island Adventure Moderate 2016

      From $3,950.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2016History, culture and incredible natural beauty - four of Hawaii's most dazzling islands are revealed, in a 13 day adventure that ranges from iconic Honolulu to the natural wonders of Kauai.


    • South America 2016: Cultures and Contrasts of South America 2016

      From $8,431.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveriesBrochure Type: South America 2016Rio, Iguassu Falls, Buenos Aires, Santiago - the famous icons and secret highlights of Brazil, Peru and Argentina are uncovered, on this comprehensive journey of discovery.


    • Pioneer Adventures of the Old West 2016

      From $2,125.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Family ExperiencesBrochure Type: Family Experiences North America 2016Heading down through the Old West, this family holiday reveals the excitement of the land of cowboys, Native Americans and the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon.


    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: European Traveler 2016

      From $2,395.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016A taste of the world's most romantic cities, this encounter with Europe isn't just for couples; it shows unseen sides of iconic emblems like the Eiffel Tower and Venetian canals.


    • Europe Costsaver 2016: Cossack Explorer 2016

      From $2,350.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Europe Costsaver 2016This trip is filled with colour, unique cultures and enthralling history. Visit coastal Copenhagen, island-ringed Stockholm, striking Helsinki, and then travel between St. Petersburg and Moscow.