Creating Inspirational Tailor Made Holidays

Est. 1983

Welcome to Discover the World. For 35 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, Chile and Namibia, our complete collection of holidays features imaginative itineraries that will ensure your time away exceeds expectations.

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


Experience the coolest hotel in the world – the original ice hotel in Swedish Lapland. We fell under the sp…

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 spectacular country, Canada has a truly staggering variety of landscapes and natural attractions -…


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 fjor…


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…


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


Lapland is one of Europe's bucket list destinations. Mystical yet mesmerizing, exciting yet accessible, it's got wanderlust stamped all over it. Our extensive collection of …


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 …


With its unusual elongated shape, vast stretches of coastline, multitude of mountains, unusual wildlife and a…

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

Northern Lights, Glaciers and Waterfalls

from £479
Exc. flights
4 nights | Oct- Apr
  • Fly-drive


Northern Lights, Abisko & Icehotel

from £1245
Inc. flights
3 & 4 nights | Dec - Mar
  • Short breaks

Northern Lights

Essential Iceland

from £782
Exc. flights
7 nights | Year round
  • Fly-drive


Discover Aotearoa

from £3175
Exc. flights
20 nights | Year round
  • Fly-drive

New Zealand

Around Spitsbergen

from £4607
Exc. flights
9 - 12 nights | Jun - Aug
  • Cruise


Classic Antarctica Cruises

from £3734
Exc. flights
9-13 nights | Nov - Mar
  • Cruise


Nellim Wilderness Adventure

from £1236
Inc. flights
3, 4, 7 nights | Dec - Apr
  • Short breaks

Northern Lights

35 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
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Tailor Made
  • Holidays created to suit your interests, timeframe and budget
  • Fully flexible itineraries
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