Tailor Made Holidays
As independent destination specialists, we are able to tailor make holidays to suit you, be that customising the itineraries shown on this website or creating something bespoke. Our Travel Specialists will guide you through every step of arranging your holiday, saving you time, money and potential disappointment by tailor making a trip that is personalised, excellent value for money and far from ordinary.
Only you know exactly what you want from your holiday, so to help us create your perfect itinerary, simply let us have an idea of your interests, timescale and budget and we’ll take care of the rest. We know each of our destinations in depth and are prepared to spend considerable time and effort making sure that your holiday is right for you ensuring your time away will be fun and hassle free. Whether your looking for an independent fly drive or your own private guide, talk to our team.
Meeting Your Expectations
Most of our holidays can be adapted to a certain extent to suit you. Independent holidays within Iceland, New Zealand and Australia are the most flexible, along with Canada and summer self drives in Alaska and Norway. Of course, geography and logistical considerations mean that some destinations, such as the Polar regions, offer limited scope for tailor making. In these instances we are able to give expert advice on exactly what can or cannot be done and then suggest an appropriate alternative should the need arise.
We’ve been tailor making holidays to Iceland for over 35 years and are proud of our valuable experience and unmatched passion for this incredible country that helps us to create the perfect tailor made holiday for you. Our Travel Specialists regularly visit Iceland and they will share their unrivalled first-hand knowledge and guide you through every step of planning your holiday.
Iceland is bubbling over with natural wonders, fabulous places to stay and amazing things to do. Where else in the world can you spend one day riding a snowmobile across an icecap and the next hiking through secret fjords, searching for humpback whales or joining the dots between some of the world’s most beautiful waterfalls?
Our accredited Tourism New Zealand Kiwi specialists know this beautiful country well and can offer advice as to the best places to stay, which season to travel, tips on must do activities and hidden gems worth seeking out. They are on hand to create a holiday to suit you from flights and stopovers to all your ground arrangements.
A land of inspiring landscapes and incredible diversity, New Zealand is renowned for its clear skies, stunning scenery and no crowds, while its Maori culture is a fascinating part of any visit. The ultimate year-round destination, each season offers its own appeal – the long, warm days of summer, glorious autumnal colours, sense of renewal in spring and snow-dusted winter scenery.
We have been operating holidays to Sweden, Finland and Norway for three decades and are industry leaders in travel to Sweden’s Icehotel. Our Scandinavia holidays are innovative and different, we know the ‘magnetic north’ inside out and can put together an independent itinerary to suit you in Norway, Sweden, Finland, or combining all three.
Not only is Scandinavia blessed with beautiful landscapes, the northern lights and the midnight sun, it’s also full of thrilling year-round activities – from husky sledding and snowmobiling to whale watching and island hopping. Our expertise in this region means we know the very best accommodation for combining relaxation, comfort and fine dining with a wide choice of things to do.
There is so much to see and do in this vast country, with its wealth of natural wonders and exciting experiences on offer, so let our accredited Canada specialists use their first-hand knowledge to put together an itinerary to suit your interests, including province to province touring and city add-ons.
Canada can be enjoyed year-round; spring boasts lower prices and colourful blossoms, while long hot summer days are perfect for exploring independently. Wildlife lovers can enjoy bear viewing and whale watching in the summer and early autumn. Spectacular fall foliage gives way to polar bear viewing in October and in the winter months try dog sledding under the northern lights.
Our specialist team know Alaska well and are accredited Alaska Specialists. Let them help you plan a tailor made holiday ensuring you see the very best of this wilderness state, combining adventure with comfort.
Mid-May to early September is the best time to visit Alaska. Experience whale watching in Kenai Fjords or grizzly bear viewing Denali National Park; small ship cruises along the Inside Passage, self drive adventures or a journey along the Alaska Railroad. During the winter months, snowmobiling and dog sledding is on offer as the long winter nights are brightened by dazzling displays of the northern lights.
Australia’s sheer size means a little planning is essential and our team of accredited Tourism Australia Aussie Specialists are on hand to help. They know Australia well and will offer help and advice throughout the booking process in order to create the perfect holiday for you, including flights and stopovers.
The holiday opportunities in Australia are countless – drive the Great Ocean Road, sail among the Whitsunday Islands, enjoy fine wines and soak up the atmosphere of Sydney Harbour. Make the most of your time with a choice of unforgettable experiences, from guided wildlife tours, snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef or enjoying a sunrise breakfast at Uluru.
Example itineraries we could tailor make for you
If you have a special occasion on the horizon such as a birthday, anniversary or a surprise treat for someone and you want to make it really memorable please contact us. We offer a professional and discreet service ensuring you can present the surprise as you wish.
Come in and See Us
Sometimes the best way to plan your holiday is face to face. We’d be delighted for you to visit our office in Banstead to discuss your travel plans. From initial planning to ironing out the finer details of your itinerary we’re here to help.
- We’ve been at the forefront of tourism to Iceland, Lapland and the polar regions for over 35 years and are proud to be one of the UK’s leading independent specialist holiday companies.
Meet the Team
- Our dedicated travel specialists know our destinations inside out, so when you call, you can rest assured you'll be getting the best first hand knowledge and advice available.