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Cultural tours departing in 2023

last updated on 17/06/22

We are delighted to publish a list of tours for 2023. Please click on the links below to view full itineraries.

Dates listed for tours which are not yet available to book (those without a code in the list below) are subject to change, although most are unlikely to move by more than one or two days. Please e-mail to register your interest in these events. 



Essential Rome

Israel & Palestine

Palaces & Villas of Rome


Indian Summer, 14–25 March (MJ644)

Cities of Al-Andalus, 20–26 March (MJ650)

Gastronomic Valencia, 27 March–3 April

Chamber Music Weekend in Taunton

Classical Turkey

Florence & Venice

Venetian Palaces 

Welsh National Opera


Essential Puglia, 11–18 April

Romans & Carolingians, 12–19 April (MJ678)

Pompeii & Herculaneum, 17–22 April  (MJ683)

Cornish Houses & Gardens, 18–26 April

The Cathedrals of England, 19–27 April

Albania: Crossroads of Antiquity, 19–28 April (MJ686)

Ravenna & Urbino, 20–24 April (MJ687)

Chamber Music Weekend in Taunton, 21–23 April

Samarkand & Silk Road Cities, 21 April–2 May (MJ688)

Civilisations of Sicily, 24 April–6 May (MJ692)

Art in Japan

Berlin: New Architecture

Cities of Catalonia

Gardens & Villas of the Italian Lakes

Palladian Villas

The Ligurian Coast

Tuscan Gardens 


Classical Greece, 6–15 May

The Western Balkans, 8–21 May (MJ714)

Aragón: Hidden Spain, 10–18 May (MJ715)

Great Swedish Houses, 15–21 May

Anjou, Poitou & Saintonge, 16–25 May

Leipzig Mahler Festival, 18–29 May

Samarkand & Silk Road Cities, 19–30 May (MJ725)

Art in Scotland

Courts of Northern Italy

Footpaths of Umbria

Gardens & Villas of Campagna Romana

Georgian Dublin

Great Irish Houses

Iceland's Story

Minoan Crete

Southern Tuscany

The Imperial Riviera

The Medieval Pyrenees

Traditions of Japan

Walking Hadrian's Wall

Walking in the Cotswolds 


Gastronomy & the Golden Age, 3–10 June

Medieval Burgundy, 4–11 June

Great French Gardens, 14–23 June

Gardens in the Highlands, 17–25 June

Medieval Middle England, 19–23 June

The Rhine Valley Music Festival, 23–30 June

Walking the Rhine Valley, 23–30 June

Copenhagen Modern, 30 June–4 July

Art in Tyrol

Flemish Painting

Gastronomic Friuli-Venezia Giulia

Glyndebourne & Garsington

Great Houses of the North

Lincolnshire Churches

Medieval Alsace

Scotland: the Age of Enlightenment

The Duchy of Milan 


Lincolnshire Byrd Festival, 1–5 July

West Country Churches, 3–7 July

Buxton International Festival

Great Houses of the South West

Orkney: 5,000 years of culture

The Victorian Renaissance

Verona Opera

Versailles: Seat of the Sun King


King Ludwig II

Medieval Saxony


Organs of Bach's Time

The Age of Bede

The Hanseatic League



Walking to Santiago, 5–16 September

Dutch Modern, 6–11 September (MJ853)

Ravenna & Urbino, 7–11 September (MJ858)

Châteaux of the Loire, 9–13 September

Civilisations of Sicily, 11–23 September (MJ862)


Cave Art in Spain, 12–18 September

Basilicata & Calabria, 22–30 September

Frank Lloyd Wright, 22 September–3 October (MJ900)

Pompeii & Herculaneum, 25–30 September (MJ903)

Essential Andalucía, 25 September–5 October (MJ905)

The Cathedrals of England, 27 September–5 October

Courts of Northern Italy

Design & Modernism in Turin & Milan

England's Georgian Towns

Gardens & Villas of the Italian Lakes

Gastronomic Basque Country

Gastronomic Lombardy

Gastronomic South West England

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Lusatia: Germany's Eastern borderlands

Medieval Normandy

Siena & San Gimignano

Sussex Modern

The Heart of Italy

Walking a Royal River

Walking in Northern Tuscany

Walking in Slovenia


Modern Art on the Côte d'Azur, 5–11 October

Malta: prehistoric to present, 9–15 October (MJ930)

Civilisations of Sicily, 9–21 October (MJ932)

Ravenna & Urbino, 12–16 October (MJ940)

Castile & León, 16–25 October

Two Spains: The Spanish Civil War & its Aftermath, 18–26 October

Essential Jordan, 21–29 October (MJ980)

Chamber Music Weekend in Taunton, 27–29 October

Art in the Netherlands

Berlin, Potsdam, Dresden

Footpaths of Umbria

Gastronomic Piedmont

In Churchill's Footsteps

Israel & Palestine

Moldavia & Transylvania

Palermo Revealed

Palladian Villas

Renaissance Rivals



Les Années Folles, 2–5 November

Art in Madrid, 15–19 November

Essential South India, 30 November–13 December (MJ132)

Art History of Venice

Florentine Palaces

Gastronomic Sicily

Japanese Gardens

Oman, Landscapes & Peoples


The Art of Florence

Venetian Palaces


We usually offer several tours over the Christmas and New Year period. Full details will be available in early 2023. 


Please email to register your interest in events that are not yet available to book.