• New York 2017

    New York & Los Angeles: theatre, music and art

    Jan 10 - 21, 2017

    Spend nine days in the Big Apple, attending the very best in opera, orchestral music, jazz, dance and drama, while visiting some of the world’s top art and history museums, and learning about the city’s dynamic history. Three-night Los Angeles extension available.

    Dr Matthew Laingwith Dr Matthew Laing
  • Bhutan 2017

    Bhutan: the last Shangri-La

    Mar 24 - Apr 5, 2017

    Become enlightened with the rich history and culture of Bhutan where little has changed over the centuries. Mountain-top monasteries, traditional villages, Buddhist temples, Himalayan landscapes and exquisite textiles await.

    R105145-Tenzing_Judy_WEBnewwith Judy Tenzing
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    Scandinavia and Iceland: nature and design

    May 31 - Jun 16, 2017

    This popular 17-day tour has been carefully planned to showcase the best that Finland, Denmark, Norway and Iceland have to offer the cultural traveller: cultural heritage, cutting edge architecture and design and outstanding natural scenery.

    Dr Matthew Laingwith Dr Matthew Laing
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    Masterpieces of Florence and Rome

    Jan 4 - 18, 2017

    See world-class galleries and museums, visit some difficult-to-access sites and private collections while enjoying the best of city touring, regional cuisine and the ease and comfort of superior, centrally located hotels.

    R105145-Olive_Kathleen_webwith Dr Kathleen Olive
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    Sri Lanka: a journey through the Holy Island

    Jan 23 - Feb 8, 2017

    Journey to the island called Serendip, exploring World-Heritage listed ancient sites and fine Buddhist art and culture. Enjoy wildlife spotting in Yala National Park and colonial architecture in Gallle and Colombo.

    R105145-Tenzing_Judy_WEBnewwith Judy Tenzing

Welcome to Academy Travel, a leading Australian provider of small group tours with a strong focus on history, architecture, archaeology, the visual arts and music. Each year we offer around 50 tours to Europe, the United States, the Middle East, Asia and Australasia. Our expert tour leaders work with us to create unique itineraries for the discerning traveller.


Our latest Academy Travel program is now available, detailing all tours for 2017. Click below to view or download a copy.