Best expert-led trips in the UK
One for slow-paced travel advocates and history-buffs alike, you will enjoy journeying through Norfolk's glorious scenery, famed for its wide skies, serene rivers and gorgeous coastline, it's no wonder the Royal Family head here to unwind. You'll be joined by acclaimed historian Lucy Worsley, who will give a fascinating talk about 'Sandringham and the Modern Monarchy' before joining you on a visit to the Royal Family's country retreat, and there's also plenty of time to enjoy all Norfolk has to offer.
5 days - departing April, May and September 2024
Embark the traditionally-furnished small ship, Lord of the Glens, as you sail through the autumn splendour of Scotland's hidden lochs. Your five-day voyage will depart from Inverness, through the Caledonian Canal, to the wonderful Isle of Mull, and end in Oban. You'll also travel in the company of proud Scotswoman and broadcaster, Kirsty Wark, who will join guests for the first few days and talk about the history of modern Scotland.
6 days - departing September 2023
The Cotswolds are truly stunning and so quintessentially British with their rolling hills, honey-coloured stone buildings and cosy country inns. During this four-night tour, you'll get to experience traditional English country gardens, while also taking a very special trip to TV farmer and Countryfile presenter - Adam Henson's - rare breeds farm. Adam will be giving a private talk and opening the floor to questions, over lunch on his farm. Also enjoy visits to Painswick Rococo Gardens and Sudeley Castle & Gardens.
5 days - departing September 2023