Hibernating in winter? Not us.

There’s a certain kind of magic about a winter holiday. The crunchy snow, the smell of baked cinnamon and mulled wine, the cozy nights by candlelight. Or maybe it's the moment when you look up and see the Northern Lights dancing above you, or hike past huge, crystalized ice flows in the Rocky Mountains. Whether it's a delicious grilled sausage at a Christmas market in Munich, snowboarding down fresh powder in New Zealand, trekking across Morocco's snow-dusted Atlas Mountains or blissing out in a steamy Alaskan hot spring, winter travel has some pretty epic advantages. Plus, there are way fewer tourists, queues are tiny, and your holiday selfies will feature just you and the view. We think a winter tour might be on the cards…

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Our winter tours

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Discover the unique beauty of Iceland. Visit the Gullfoss waterfall, touch the...

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Explore Iceland and hunt for the northern lights on a Premium adventure from Reykjavik...

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Explore the taigas of Finnish Lapland on this eight-day adventure across pristine peaks...

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See Italy in the cooler months, hitting Rome, Florence, Pisa and Bologna before...

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Set off on a seven-day adventure through the Atlas Mountains, joining an expert guide...

Tailor-Made trips

Take four or more on an exclusive trip and tailor your itinerary

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Marvel at snow-capped mountain ranges frozen wonderlands and the elusive northern...

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Take an 8-day winter trip in Alaska, visiting Anchorage, Sheep Mountain, Talkeetna,...

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Experience the festive markets of Central Europe. Go Christmas crazy in the market...

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Explore the taigas of Finnish Lapland on this eight-day adventure across pristine peaks...

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Escape the crowds, see incredible views, sleep under the stars, check out waterfalls...

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Discover Yosemite in winter on a 4-day small group tour that stays in Airstream...

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Surround yourself with nature on a 5-day snowshoeing small group winter tour through...

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Strap on snowshoes and take in the winter beauty of Mount Rainier National Park on a 5...

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Strap on snowshoes and take in the winter beauty of Rocky Mountain National Park on a 4...

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Join a 5-day small group tour for advanced skiers and snowboarders visiting Porters...

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Ski the slopes of New Zealand’s Southern Alps on a 7-day small group tour that includes...

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Ski the slopes of New Zealand’s Southern Alps on a 7-day small group tour that includes...

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Ski and snowboard the very best slopes of New Zealand’s Southern Alps on a 12-day small...

Why travel in winter

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Smaller crowds

By travelling in an off-peak season, you’ll encounter shorter queues at major attractions and have more chances to mix with the locals. You’ll also be lessening the impact of tourism on popular destinations, which means you’ll be helping the local environment and supporting the local community.

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Value for money

Travelling in winter has many benefits, like cute puffer coats and big mugs of hot chocolate. But the benefits to your travel budget also shouldn’t be overlooked. Flights and travel experiences are often cheaper in off-peak seasons, meaning you can use your money to maximise your extras on trip.

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Real life experiences

Real life experiences are those moments when you know something special is happening. It could be whizzing across the snowfields of Finnish Lapland on the back of a dog sled, or floating through Venice's misty and (unusually) quiet canals. These unexpected moments are what travelling with us is all about.

Highlights of our winter trips

A person trekking to Mount Toubkal in Morocco

Conquer Mount Toubkal

Join our expert leaders on an adventurous winter trek through Morocco's High Atlas Mountains to the summit of Mount Toubkal – the highest peak in North Africa. With snow-capped peaks, clean mountain air, delicious home-cooked food and unforgettable views with less traffic to share them with, this winter hiking trip is one for the highlight reel.

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Snow-dusted bison in Yellowstone National Park

Discover the wintery magic of Yellowstone

Travellers are awe-struck by Yellowstone's otherworldly thermal features, but even more so when snow blankets the park and makes the hissing geysers, bubbling mud pools and steaming vents look even more dramatic. Hike across crunchy snow, marvel at frozen waterfalls and look out for bison, elk and other wildlife as you traverse the snow-covered meadows of Lamar Valley.

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Icy, snowy landscapes in Yosemite National Park

Explore Yosemite without the crowds

Yosemite might be beautiful in summer, but have you seen it in winter? With layers of brilliantly white snow covering the ground and evergreen trees guiding your way, seek out the park’s animal inhabitants – powerful bison, graceful deer, and muscular grizzly bears just to name a few – during the day and retire to your cosy Airstream accommodation at night. Active winter adventures don’t get much better than this.

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Skiers jumping on a mountain in New Zealand

Go on snow safari in New Zealand

Fancy hitting the slopes in New Zealand's best ski fields? Whether you're a skiing novice or an experienced snow hound, join us on an exhilarating, powder-packed week in the Southern Alps. With all the logistics taken care of for you and an expert local crew ready to help you polish your skills, you'll be whooshing down these epic mountains in no time.

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A traveller admiring the northern lights in Iceland

Hunt aurora in Iceland

Iceland doesn't mess around when it comes to jaw-dropping beauty. Spend your days exploring vast lava fields in Skaftafell National Park, taking in the majesty of Gullfoss waterfall, soaking in hot springs and watching the eerily calm waters of the Glacier Lagoon. When the sun goes down, rug up and go searching for the spectacular northern lights in all their colourful glory.

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Quiet canals in Venice

See a different side of Italy

Discover Italy's most iconic places without the constant chit-chat of tourists and scuffling through long queues. Explore the crumbling ruins of Rome's famous Colosseum in solitude, wander through the peaceful streets of Vatican City, tuck into traditional Italian holiday dishes and cruise through the quiet, mist-shrouded canals of Venice – a sight you don't see in the summer!

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