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Your wellbeing comes first

Our flexible booking and safety policies mean you're protected before and during your travels with us.

 

An adventure travel company you can trust

There's a reason why 96% of customers say they'd book an adventure with us again.
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Unforgettable experiences

From big wows to hidden gems, our tours leave you feeling that you've really explored.

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Expert local guides

Chosen for great knowledge of their country, and a passion to make your trip extraordinary.
 

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Small groups & private trips

Group tours average just 12 people & various private trip options are available too.

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We do the right thing

How we operate sets us apart; our flexible booking policy, loyalty scheme & sustainable approach.


 

The adventure travel experts


We've been taking small groups on adventure holidays for almost 40 years. Our authentic adventure travel experiences explore the sights and culture of a country, with hand-picked accommodation that balances comfort and location. Our average group tour size is just 12; perfect for meeting new people and getting to the heart of our destinations. Meanwhile, our expert local guides take the hassle out of your travel and bring unique richness and spontaneity to every tour.

Since launching in 1981, Explore has grown to become one of the UK’s best adventure travel companies, offering over 500 tours across more than 120 countries. So whether you’re looking for classic 'Discovery' group tours, incredible scenery on walking holidays, cycling trips or solo holidays, or an unforgettable family tour, let us find the perfect adventure holiday for you. Or if you're searching for something incredibly special, how about a once-in-a-lifetime Polar trip?

We're proud to have been named a Which? Recommended Provider in the Escorted Tour Operator category for 2020.
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Making unforgettable adventures

Some of our favourite adventure holidays

Cycling Coast to Coast

United Kingdom Cycling Trip code C2C
4 Days From £410 without flights

Walk the South Downs Short Break

United Kingdom Walking and Trekking Trip code WSD
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4 Days From £499 without flights

Amalfi Coast Walking

Italy Walking and Trekking Trip code NAW
Best seller
8 Days From £1035 without flights

Turkey in Depth

Turkey Discovery Trip code TU
Best seller
15 Days From £1030 without flights

Hiking Turkey's Lycian Way

Turkey Walking and Trekking Trip code LW
Best seller
8 Days From £520 without flights

Remote Coastal Trails of Portugal

Portugal Walking and Trekking Trip code POR
Best seller
8 Days From £925 without flights

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