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

    • Great Italian Cities Winter 2016/2017

      From $2,125.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1617Merchant Palaces, Papal splendour and Renaissance masters. Italy's greatest cities are in the spotlight on this epic discovery of Rome, Florence and Venice.

    • Sydney and the Blue Mountains 2016

      From $885.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Mini-StaysBrochure Type: Australia and New Zealand DT and SB 2016Discover Sydney's iconic harbour sights and Bondi Beach then encounter indigenous culture and native wildlife in the Blue Mountains.

    • Eastern Mediterranean 2016: Athens and Aegean Premium 2016

      From $2,136.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Cruise Rail and CombosBrochure Type: Eastern Mediterranean 2016Discover the history, myths and modern-day culture of six diverse destinations in Greece and Turkey - from vibrant Athens and buzzing Mykonos to the spectacular scenery and sun...

    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Northern Italy Including Cinque Terre 2016

      From $2,125.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016Fashion capital Milan gives way to the jagged, sun-drenched coastline of the villages of Cinque Terre, as refined elegance and untamed beauty unite in the contrasts of Norther...

    • Highlights of France and Barcelona Preview 2017

      From $2,675.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAFollow the spine of France's wine country, to the Principality of Monaco and the foothills of the Pyrenees, before heading to buzzing Barcelona. You can opt to fly to Spain's capital, Madrid.

    • Iconic Rockies and Western Canada with Rocky Mountaineer Silverleaf and Alaska Cruise Inside Statero

      From $5,889.00 (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.

    • European Traveler Preview 2017

      From $2,750.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAA 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.

    • 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...

    • Wonders of Ancient Egypt Preview 2017

      From $2,875.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: RegionalBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAThe Great Pyramids of Giza and the buzzing atmosphere of Cairo mark the start of a journey of discovery into Ancient Egypt, as you cruise from the mysterious temples of Luxor and the epic Valley of th...

    • European Whirl Preview 2017

      From $3,550.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAA 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.

    • Samurai Discovery Family Experience 2016

      From $3,595.00 (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.

    • Spectacular Canadian Rockies with Alaska Cruise Oceanview Stateroom 2017

      From $4,295.00 (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.

    • Best of France Preview 2017

      From $3,225.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAChateaux, chic beach resorts, cheese and wine - all you want to see and taste in France. But this in-depth experience also peels back the layers to reveal the soul of this great country.

    • European Dream Winter 2016/2017

      From $1,950.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1617Local traditions and national heritage come into focus, as Europe's 'celebrity' cities of Rome, Florence, Venice and Paris join the beautiful alpine landscape of Lucerne...

    • 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 ...

    • 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, ...

    • Contrasts of Canada With Prestige Via Rail 2017

      From $6,290.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Cruise Rail and CombosBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017An epic exploration, east meets west on this grand trip across Canada, taking you coast to coast on VIA Rail's renowned train, The Canadian.You'll enjoy Insider moments like?

    • Wonderful France Preview 2017

      From $2,525.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAParis meets the sparkling French Riviera to give you the best of both on this chic crafted itinerary. Even the journey shows you two worlds, from slow scenic drives to the high-speed TGV.

    • 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.

    • Jordan Experience Winter 2016/2017

      From $1,275.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1617The unique beauty of ancient Petra marks the mid-way point in a cultural pilgrimage to biblical landmarks and crusade strongholds, unless you stay longer with our...

    • Best of Portugal Preview 2017

      From $2,095.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAFollowing a loop from Lisbon, this journey around Portugal brings together the beaches of the Algarve, the unique port wine of the Douro and multiple UNESCO World Heritage listed sites.

    • Secrets of Myanmar with Bangkok 2016

      From $4,775.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Asia 2016Myanmar to Thailand - both are revealed on this trip, which combines the culture and landscapes of Bagan, Mandalay and Inle Lake with the bright lights and lesser-known stories of Bangkok.

    • 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...

    • Best of Hawaii Premier 2017

      From $3,795.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017Dramatic scenery is just one of the highlights on this Hawaiian trip, that takes in the best of vibrant Waikiki, exotic Kailua-Kona and stunning Kaanapali Beach.

    • Costa Rica Eco Adventure End San Jose 2017

      From $1,625.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Central America 2017All the iconic experiences of Costa Rica come together on this eco-adventure-visiting Tortuguero National Park, seeing Arenal Volcano and walking through the treetops at Monteverde Cloud F...

    • Irish Highlights Preview 2017

      From $1,475.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAThe fast-track to Ireland - this seven-day encounter with the southern side takes you from Dublin and back again, stopping at Waterford, Limerick and the scenic Ring of Kerry along the way.

    • Spanish Wonder Winter 2016/2017

      From $1,550.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1617Explore every side of Andalusia, including its Moorish twist, and visit the principal Spanish cities of Madrid, Seville and Barcelona - with passionate experts on...

    • European Traveler Winter 2016/2017

      From $1,995.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1617A 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 Venetia...

    • Best of Hawaii Moderate 2017

      From $3,295.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017Dramatic scenery is just one of the highlights on this Hawaiian trip, that takes in the best of vibrant Waikiki, exotic Kailua-Kona and stunning Kaanapali Beach.

    • 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.

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    Tours


    • European Whirl Preview 2017

      From $3,550.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USAA 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.


    • Tastes and Sounds of the South 2017

      From $3,075.00 (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.


    • Highlights of Turkey Preview 2017

      From $1,495.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2017 USATrojan horse, ancient cities and bustling bazaars are some of the highlights on this exploration of Turkey's coast, which starts and ends in vibrant Istanbul.You'll enjoy Insider moments like?


    • Europe & Britain First Class 2016: European Traveler 2016

      From $2,750.00 (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.


    • Autumn Colours 2017

      From $2,595.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2017The sights of the East Coast are set to its dazzling fall foliage on this trip around New England, featuring classics from Acadia National Park to North Conway and Woodstock.