Imagine encountering penguins and whales in South Africa, discovering timeworn windmills and Baroque churches in the Baltic States or learning about tea-making in Sri Lanka. Or how about exploring stunning lakes and mountains in Europe by bike, or trekking along the magnificent Great Wall of China? Save £100 on all these experiences, plus many more, in our summer sale.
All our trips incorporate ‘Explore twists’; unique experiences delivered by our expert Explore Leaders to really help you get under the skin of a country. Sample home-grown food in an Agriturismo in Italy, search for leopards in the lesser-known Willpaththu National Park in Sri Lanka or discover the traditional way of life of Saaremaa Island in Estonia.
Take a look at some of the exciting experiences you can choose from, which include walking and cycling adventures in Europe as well as Discovery trips around the world. Savings can be enjoyed on selected departures between June and September 2017 when you book by 19 June.
Enjoy South Africa's beautiful Western Cape, journeying from vibrant Cape Town, through the winelands of Stellenbosch and on to the scenic Garden Route. Encounter penguins at Boulders Bay, whales in Hermanus and game in Botelierskop Reserve.
Spot wildlife in Willpaththu National Park and see the incredible Buddhist temples at Mihintale and Dambulla. Visit the revered Temple of the Tooth and relax on the pristine beaches of the east coast.
This easy-grade trip through Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia takes you to national parks and three World Heritage capital cities of Vilnius, Riga and Tallinn. Pass castles and picturesque fishing villages as you cycle through countryside and along coastal routes.
Enjoy easy cycling between Passau, Germany and Austria’s wonderful capital, Vienna. Marvel at imposing castles, glorious abbeys, orchards and vineyards that line the river banks and the wooded valleys. Explore medieval towns and sample Austria's wines.
Discover Italy’s photogenic Amalfi, Positano and Capri, as well as Pompeii and Ravello. Stroll across cliff tops, through woodland and national parks, and experience the 'Walk of the Gods' - one of the world's greatest coastal walks.
See spectacular sections of the Great Wall including Old Dragons Head and visit the impressive Imperial Tomb Complex of the Qing Dynasty near Zunhua, as well as Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City.
Terms and Conditions
- The offer is valid for bookings made between 18 May 2017 and 19 June 2017. We regret the offer cannot be applied retrospectively to existing bookings.
- Savings are available on selected departure dates of the listed trips between June 2017 and September 2017.
- The trips with selected departure dates included in the offer are:
- Cultural Discovery trips in Europe: AFB, BSE, CE, CZK, CZP, DC, FN, GC, GX, HB, HBR, HOO, HOP, IC, KLK, KMV, KOA, MDR, MLA, PAN, SO, TD, TU, VFR, WR;
- Cultural Discovery trips in North America: AKH, NE, SUS, WUC, YUK;
- Cultural Discovery trips in Asia: ASL, BUI, GTI, HC, JV, KR, MC, QCE, QCH, SL, SLH, UZ, YR;
- Cultural Discovery trips in Africa & Middle East: CP, ET, GN, IR, MD, MH, NL, RUM, UG, ZA, ZK;
- Cultural Discovery trips in Central & South America: CAQ, CC, CL, DCL, PGT, PHI;
- Walking & Trekking trips: ALW, AUT, CR, DW, ELL, GCW, KC, LMA, LTY, MBT, NAW, OL, PU, SCU, SKT, SWW, TM, TOLT, TOV, TTY, TVC, WCT, WG, WIP, WUS, YL;
- Cycling trips: CBD, CBS, CDV, CFT, CIP, CPC, CPP, CRU, CSC, CSI, CSO, CTV, CUC, CUD.
- Savings are displayed on the relevant ‘Dates & Prices’ pages on the Explore website and there is no need to quote a discount code as the reduced prices are already applied at point of sale.
- The offer is available to customers booking their trip on either a Flight Inclusive or a Land Only basis. Please note that Flight Inclusive prices are subject to change from those listed on the Explore website and flight options will be explained at the time of booking.
- The offer can be used in conjunction with the Explore loyalty scheme, group discount offer and North America Offer (see website for details) but not with any other promotion unless specified.
- All customers, whether booking directly with Explore or through a travel agent, are eligible for the offer.
- The offer is subject to availability and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend it at any time.