Creating Inspirational Tailor Made Holidays

Est. 1983

Welcome to Discover the World. For 34 years we have been creating inspirational tailor made holidays and are proud of our reputation as one of the UK's leading specialist tour operators. Our Travel Specialists know our destinations inside out having travelled extensively within them. They are on hand to create a holiday to suit your interests, timescale and budget, as well as give practical advice and insider tips.

From Iceland to Australasia, Scandinavia to Antarctica then back to the High Arctic, as well as Alaska, Canada and Namibia, our complete collection of holidays features imaginative itineraries that will ensure your time away exceeds expectations.

Discover Our World


Imagine driving through a land where volcanoes loom above vast icecaps. Or hiking through moss-clad lava fields to a waterfall crashing over 100m-tall cliffs. Imagine a coastline where black-sand beaches stretch as far as the eye…

Northern Lights

In our 34 years' experience of arranging holidays to see the northern lights we've discovered the best places…


Experience sleeping on ice at the coolest hotel in the world – the original ice hotel in Swedish Lapland. W…

New Zealand

From the twin coasts of Northland to the mountains and fiords of the Southern Lakes, New Zealand is a land of…


A vast and truly spectacular country, Canada has a truly staggering variety of landscapes and natural attract…


With its welcoming people, spectacular wildlife and mind-blowing scenery, Namibia is a truly outstanding dest…


Magnificent glaciers, staggeringly beautiful icebergs, epic mountains and an abundance of wildlife all contri…


The Arctic region encompasses a vast area of continent, ocean, islands and ice-sheets, lying north of the Arc…


Norway is a land of huge contrasts with a diverse and breathtaking landscape. Famous for its sheer sided fjords, picturesque villages, thick forests and rolling valleys, this country is an outdoor lovers paradise. From the enchan…


The third largest country in Western Europe, Sweden offers a wealth of year round possibilities for traveller…


From the endless fells of Lapland and the rolling sand dunes of the Aland Islands, to the abundant lakes of t…


Our collection of Lapland holidays focuses on the northern parts of Sweden, Finland and Norway - collectively called Arctic Europe - and includes both su…


Split by three time zones and the tropic of Capricorn, Australia is a vast and diverse land of wide open spac…


Alaska's wild beauty, abundant wildlife and colourful culture offers great appeal to those looking to travel …


An island of vast proportions, Greenland is dominated by the world’s second largest icecap. Only a narrow c…

Pacific Islands

Eleven million square miles of ocean, dotted with thousands of tropical islands comprise this idyllic portion…

Southern Africa

Our holidays in Botswana, South Africa and Victoria Falls are designed to showcase the best of these exciting…

St Helena

The remote South Atlantic island of St Helena offers great appeal to those looking to travel far off the beat…

Featured Holidays

Summer Nights at Ranga

from £639
Inc. flights
3 nights | May - Sep
  • Fly-drive
  • Short breaks


Totem Discovery

from £1,887
Exc. flights
15 nights | Jun - Sep
  • Fly-drive


Essential Iceland

from £925
Inc. flights
7 nights | Year round
  • Fly-drive


Discover Aotearoa

from £3,071
Exc. flights
20 nights | Year round
  • Fly-drive

New Zealand

Northern Lights, Abisko & Icehotel

from £1,199
Inc. flights
3 & 4 nights | Dec - Mar
  • Short breaks

Northern Lights

Around Spitsbergen

from £4,409
Exc. flights
9 - 15 nights | Jun - Aug
  • Cruise


Icehotel Break

from £1,133
Inc. flights
3 or 4 nights | Dec - Apr
  • Short breaks


34 Years of Experience

Expert Advice Throughout
  • Destination specialists who are passionate about travel
  • First-hand experience
  • Dedicated Travel Specialist throughout booking process
  • 24-hr support whilst on holiday
Why Choose Us
  • 100% Financial Protection
  • Fully Bonded
  • No Surcharge guarantee
  • Price promise
Tailor Made
  • Holidays created to suit your interests, timeframe and budget
  • Fully flexible itineraries
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