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

    • Castles and Manors Preview 2018

      From $2,550.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Hidden JourneyBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAA complete circle of Ireland including fairy tale castle and manor house stays. Visit the ancient city of Dublin, the wild Cliffs of Moher and the island's 'emerald' countryside.

    • Highlights of Turkey Preview 2018

      From $1,375.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAStep back to a time when sultans ruled this land and were surrounded by all the world's treasures.

    • Secrets of Greece including Corfu Preview 2018

      From $2,750.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Hidden JourneyBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAThe sound of cicadas and warmth of the Greek countryside are your companions as you travel through rolling hills of olive groves to the vineyards of Nemea, and cross country to the island of Cor...

    • Best of Turkey Winter 2017/18

      From $1,725.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1718A fabled land of fairy chimneys, Whirling Dervishes and cotton castles is yours to explore on this leisurely journey through Turkey.

    • Costa Rica Eco Adventure with Guanacaste Summer 2018

      From $2,070.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Hidden Journey Central America 2018This is a locally hosted extension.

    • Best of the West Summer 2018

      From $1,795.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: USA and Canada Costsaver 2018Embark upon this western journey showcasing iconic cities and marvel at the natural wonders that make this part of the world truly unique.

    • European Supreme with Eurostar Preview 2018

      From $7,855.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAIt's the A to Z of Europe. Thirteen countries - centuries of culture and history, mesmerising natural landscapes and a feast of flavours on one journey of discovery.

    • Great Italian Cities Winter 2017/18

      From $2,195.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1718Tread up the stone steps and down the grand boulevards of Italy's capitals - the pavement cafe culture, enchanting Renaissance frescoes and incredible feats of classic ...

    • Great European Preview 2018

      From $6,525.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAFrom the spiritual hubs of the Vatican and Lourdes to the glitz and glamour of Monaco, Cannes and the Isle of Capri, explore Europe's man-made triumphs and feats of nature.

    • Treasures of the Yucatan Summer 2018

      From $1,695.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2018Delve into the soul of the ancient Mayans.

    • Secrets of Greece including Corfu with Santorini Extension Preview 2018

      From $3,505.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Hidden JourneyBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAThe sound of cicadas and warmth of the Greek countryside are your companions as you travel through rolling hills of olive groves to the vineyards of Nemea, and cross country to the island of Cor...

    • Best of Greece Preview 2018

      From $1,525.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USACast your mind back over millennia, your footprints following those of Alexander the Great, Aristotle and Plato.

    • Best of Italy and Sicily Preview 2018

      From $3,675.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAA full odyssey of Italy and Sicily, from the meandering 'calli' of Venice to the Grecian remains of Agrigento.

    • Christmas Markets of Austria Germany and Switzerland Winter 2017/18

      From $1,675.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Christmas SpectacularBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1718Candles and carols, snowflakes and stollen - wander through central Europe's cosy Christmas markets sipping toasty gluhwein as you admire the handmade wooden...

    • Greek Island Hopper Preview 2018

      From $2,450.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USACircled by the deep blue Aegean sea, life is sweet on the Cyclades islands of Mykonos and Santorini where you will have days to encounter their secret coves, tiny cobbled streets and weather-beaten ...

    • Spanish Experience Preview 2018

      From $1,175.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAThe soulful heart of Spain from Madrid to Andalusia is yours to explore, from the sun-kissed beaches of the Costa del Sol to the ornate Moorish architecture of Granada and Valencia's 19th Century Bul...

    • Route 66 Summer 2018

      From $3,795.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2018Buckle up for an American road trip you'll never forget, tracing the famed Route 66 from Chicago to the City of Angels.

    • Essence of Eastern Canada Summer 2018

      From $1,150.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: USA and Canada Costsaver 2018This all-embracing exploration of Eastern Canada takes you beyond Canada's largest city of Toronto to beautiful French speaking Quebec with its fortified city, cobblestone streets and re...

    • Best of Italy and Greece with 4Day Aegean Cruise Moderate Preview 2018

      From $3,895.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAThe cradles of Western Civilisation are explored on this epic voyage through Italy and Greece.

    • European Impressions Preview 2018

      From $2,495.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAThe birthplaces of arts, culture and history are on show in this discovery of Europe's Renaissance masterpieces, from the spires of Cologne and Vienna's Baroque Opera House, to St.

    • Essence of Eastern Canada with Maritimes Cruise Verandah Cabin Summer 2018

      From $4,270.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: USA and Canada Costsaver 2018This all-embracing exploration of Eastern Canada takes you beyond Canada's largest city of Toronto to beautiful French speaking Quebec with its fortified city, cobblestone streets and re...

    • Sound of Music with Oberammergau Sound of Music with Oberammergau

      From $2,825.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: Europe Preview 2020Join the von Trapps on an Austrian adventure that will make your heart sing, from Munich's medieval charm to the 19th century fortress once home to a shy fairy-tale king.

    • Adventures of the Lone Star State End Houston Summer 2018

      From $2,875.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2018Don your cowboy boots and your Stetson hat as you explore the cowboy culture, Spanish heritage and space-age ambitions of the Lone Star State.

    • Croatia and Bosnia Herzegovina Preview 2018

      From $1,375.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAAdmire the charming medieval cities and extraordinary natural beauty of the Balkans with sightseeing in the historic centres of Zagreb, Dubrovnik and Split.

    • Heart of the South with the Great Smoky Mountains Summer 2018

      From $2,450.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: DiscoveryBrochure Type: USA and Canada 2018It's all bourbon and bluegrass on this jaunt from the capital of the South to the heart of the Kentucky Derby.

    • Enchanting Emerald Isle Preview 2018

      From $1,495.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USACenturies of Irish heritage and culture are revealed on this adventure across the windswept valleys of Ireland from Dublin's Crypt at Christ Church Cathedral to the Anglo-Norman Kilkenny Castl...

    • European Accent Preview 2018

      From $2,475.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAThe lush green countryside of Holland and Germany are your introduction to the highlights of Europe.

    • Wonders of Ancient Egypt Winter 2017/18

      From $2,750.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: AWS Europe Asia Central and North America 1718The enduring buzz of Cairo's bustling city streets and imposing Great Pyramids of Giza launch your discovery of ancient Egypt, cruising down the life-source of th...

    • European Discoverer Preview

      From $4,450.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAThis A to Z of Europe will reveal a feast of flavours, culture and history, from medieval monuments, myths and legends and ancient history to the glittering capitals of Paris, Athens, Rome and Madrid...

    • Best of Portugal Preview 2018

      From $2,025.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USALet the melancholic trill of the Fado Guitar follow you from Portugal's Manueline Lisbon to Baroque Oporto and the sun-soaked beaches of Vilamoura.

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    Tours


    • America From Hollywood to Broadway Summer 2018

      From $3,995.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: CostSaverBrochure Type: USA and Canada Costsaver 2018A cross-country exploration of America, we head from Los Angeles to New York City, with every stop on our most comprehensive U.S.


    • Best of Portugal Preview 2018

      From $2,025.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Country ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USALet the melancholic trill of the Fado Guitar follow you from Portugal's Manueline Lisbon to Baroque Oporto and the sun-soaked beaches of Vilamoura.


    • Rome and Tuscan Highlights Preview 2018

      From $2,225.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: At LeisureBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAWeave your way from Rome past golden olive groves and lush green vineyards to medieval bastions that have preserved Tuscany's unforgettable charm for centuries.


    • Spain Morocco and Portugal Preview 2018

      From $2,825.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Preview 2018 USAOrnate architectural wonders, the scent of spice markets and warm Mediterranean sun are yours to explore.


    • Imperial Europe with Oberammergau summer 2020

      From $2,925.00 (USD)

      Tour Type: Regional ExplorerBrochure Type: Europe Preview 2020Magical cities of bridges, cathedrals, cobbled lanes, and castles - central Europe's capitals put on a stately show in which the leads are played by Bohemian Prague, the eclectic Slovakian...