For us, festivals are the smell of incense, the fizz of fireworks and the squelch of a fresh tomato. They arrive with the thunder of bespeckled dancers and ride on till the wee hours with plenty of dancing and music. They’re the lantern-lit, confetti-filled, mud-slinging reminder that life is there to be enjoyed to the max, and that there’s no such thing as too much fun in the name of pomp and ceremony.

From the holy waters of the Ganges and the graveyards of Mexico to the tulip fields and orange groves of Europe, festival season never truly dies – and we’ve got your private pass all ready to go. It’s time to strap on your sandals, pick up some maracas and dive right in.

Our Festival trips

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Join a nine day Israel and Palestinian Territories adventure with Christmas in...

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Get a taste of China on this cultural and ice-filled adventure.

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Embrace the festive atmosphere at the Naadam Festival, with visits to the region's...

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Travel through the untouched beauty and fascinating culture of Ethiopia. From the...

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Travel from Istanbul to Gallipoli for the 2018 Anzac Day Dawn Service. Sleep out under...

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Experience the acclaimed Sarawak Rainforest Music Festival along with Kuching and the...

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From Bucharest to Sibiu, Sighisoara to Brasov get beneath the history, mythology and...

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Travel to Egypt and experience the history and culture of the land of the pharaohs on a...

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Follow the Winter Festival Trail around Japan’s northernmost island. See the world’s...

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Brave the sub-zero temperatures of Harbin and you’ll be rewarded with the most...

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Carnival, the famous festival of Rio de Janeiro, is the greatest party on earth! Join...

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Traveller reviews

Our trips score an average of 4.55 out of 5 based on 49 reviews in the last year.

Japan Winter Festivals, February 2018

Graeme Thorburn

Egypt Experience - Abu Simbel Sun Festival, February 2018

Michael DiRaimondo

Egypt Experience - Abu Simbel Sun Festival, February 2018

Vanessa Larsen

Egypt Experience - Abu Simbel Sun Festival, February 2018

Joanna Scutt

Egypt Experience - Abu Simbel Sun Festival, February 2018

Laurent Dubois

Egypt Experience - Abu Simbel Sun Festival, February 2018

Trish Marr

Egypt Experience - Abu Simbel Sun Festival, February 2018

Robert Pedalino

Japan Winter Festivals, February 2018

Maria Clarissa Tomeldan

Mexico City: Day of the Dead, October 2017

helen excell

Halloween in Transylvania, October 2017

serafin david

Mexico City: Day of the Dead, October 2017

Rachael Orchard

Mexico City: Day of the Dead, October 2017

Sandra Readman