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Welcome to Martin Randall Travel, the leading specialist in cultural holidays


We operate in around fifty countries including the UK, continental Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, India, China, Japan, Vietnam and the Americas.

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We offer an unequalled range of tours and events focusing on art, architecture, music, archaeology, history, gardens or gastronomy.

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Holiday types

Tours for small groups are our ‘bread and butter’, but we also offer Martin Randall Festivals, short Music & History events and Culture Days.

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Expert speakers

Our speakers are selected with great care. Their scholarship is unimpeachable but their ability to communicate their learning is equally important.

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Most popular holidays

Palladian Villas The greatest house builder in history

11 - 16 Apr 2023 £2,480
Teatro Olimpico, Vicenza, 18th-century-engraving.
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Frank Lloyd Wright & the Chicago School

22 Sep - 03 Oct 2023 £6,430
Fallingwater, photograph courtesy of Western Pennsylvania Conservancy.
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I get to see far more than I might on my own (and in greater comfort) and learn far more than I might from the most informative guide books.

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