From the great art and design museums of the world to key contemporary art fairs and cutting-edge architecture, these tours take an in depth look at the visual arts.
Compact and refined, Adelaide has much to offer the cultural traveller. Explore it with the former director of the Art Gallery of South Australia.
Take the time to properly explore elegant riverine cities from Strasbourg to Aachen, enjoy their wealth of art and understand their complex history.
Explore the rich historical, artistic and cultural legacy of two outstanding European regions, enjoying superb natural scenery along the way.
Take an in-depth look at one of Europe’s most cultured and dynamic capitals, and explore nearby Leipzig and Dresden.
Explore of one of Europe’s most enigmatic cities in depth, where an understanding of a complex past leads to an appreciation of modern Berlin.
Explore the art, architecture and gastronomy of France, from the birth of the Romanesque at Autun, to the drama of modern art on the French Riviera.
Experience New York in its festive brilliance, seeing the best shows of the season and capping it all off with New Year’s Eve in the city that never sleeps.
Deepen your knowledge of the extraordinary masterpieces and masterminds of Renaissance Florence, with new collections to discover.
Follow the life and works of Frank Lloyd Wright, one of the greatest all-time geniuses of architecture, on a trail through America’s Midwest.
Travel with the Australian Book Review, Australia's leading arts and literary review magazine, through Germany and The Netherlands.
Enjoy the fascinating history, art and culture of Italy, from the Romans to the Renaissance and beyond, with special meals and private visits.
Travel through the Moorish kingdoms of Andalusia, explore imperial Madrid and be energised by modernista Barcelona.
Cutting-edge contemporary art and architecture in China’s two most cosmopolitan cities, with special access to Art Basel Hong Kong.
From Alexander and Darius to the caravan cities of the Silk Road: discover the enduring legacy of Persia and its empires.
Discover the Byzantine and Ottoman worlds, whose dazzling churches, palaces and mosques captured the imagination of Western Europe.
Unpack the many layers of tradition, history and culture that have fascinated generations of visitors to this once-isolated nation.
Swap the Australian summer for the tranquillity of Japan in winter, with snow and stunning alpine scenery adding to the art, architecture and history.
Enjoy the unique combination of art, design and nature in Italy’s north, from Renaissance villas to extraordinary baroque gardens.
Enjoy extended stays in London and Paris at the height of the cultural season, with galleries, opera houses and concert halls all at their winter best.
From Moorish beginnings to modern-day capital, Madrid’s wealth of extraordinary art, architecture and history lends itself to being explored on foot.
Take a journey to the heart and soul of Latin America, from ancient Mayan and Aztec sites to the colourful art of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.
A once-in-a-decade opportunity to experience three great art fairs together: Frieze, the British Art Show and the Liverpool Biennial.
Journey beyond the kasbahs to discover Morocco’s rich architectural heritage, vibrant traditions, stunning landscapes and unique gastronomy.
Discover Russia’s culture and art through its rich and tumultuous history, from the medieval Kievan Rus to the tsars and Perestroika.
Swap the Australian summer for the charm and the chill of these exceptional cities, visiting during the Christmas festival season.
A luxurious way to sample the millennia of art, architecture and culture at the historical crossroads of the Western Mediterranean.
The Big Apple: a global powerhouse of finance, ideas, culture and art. Understand this iconic city of the modern era as never before.
Understand fashion and design from its earliest beginnings to the modern day, with fine dining and high culture, in the inimitable New York City.
Experience world-famous sculpture parks, remarkable art and architecture, and striking landscapes shaped by dramatic volcanic activity.
From prehistoric icemen to the tragedy of World War I, all set in the majestic landscapes of Friuli, the Dolomites and the Veneto.
Extend your knowledge of the Iberian Peninsula, visiting medieval and modern sites, and exploring Portugal’s Age of Discovery.
Visit Italy’s two southern capitals, each an ancient and remarkable mix of cultures, spanning more than 3,000 years of European civilisation.
An in-depth look at the remarkable cultural heritage of Europe’s Atlantic-facing nation, a beguiling mix of history, seafaring and great natural beauty.
Survey the lesser-known cultural centres of northern Italy’s Renaissance courts, from Leonardo in Milan to Mantegna’s Mantua and stunning Urbino.
An in-depth look at the layers of Roman history, art and architecture for the independent-minded traveller, with time for independent exploration.
Delve into Scandinavia’s Viking archaeology, maritime history and inspirational coastal scenery, with 5 nights on the famed Hurtigruten Line.
Experience the transformation of Singapore from a trading port to a world-class venue for fine art, performing arts and architecture.
Travel the Baltic by ferry and train, exploring the mix of influences that have forged a unique cultural identity expressed in art, architecture and design.
Travel in the footsteps of medieval pilgrims and merchants from the shores of Lake Geneva, across the Alps and on to the gates of Rome.
An overlooked jewel among Asia’s diverse destinations, with a thriving arts scene, a visible and vibrant traditional culture with cosmopolitan influences.
Enjoy Tasmania’s internationally-recognised pristine landscapes and vibrant visual arts scene, underpinned by a complex history.
Celebrate Thanksgiving in New York – a time for food, reflection and good company – while experiencing the very best this iconic city has to offer.
Go beyond the stereotypes and find out what it is that makes the South unique within the United States, from food and music to culture and peoples.
Get to know Victoria’s fabulous regional galleries and the complex history of Victoria, from colony to the goldfields and beyond.
Discover Turkey’s layers of history, religion and culture, from the Byzantine and Ottoman to classical and ancient sites, and the vibrancy of Istanbul.
Take the road less travelled to some of Italy’s most beautiful and historic medieval towns, and enjoy a wealth of sites, art, traditions, food and wine.
Follow the footsteps of travellers past, journeying through the Silk Road cities and villages that linked Europe and the Far East.
Unpack your bags and explore the history, art and architecture of the city that ruled the Mediterranean for more than 1,000 years. Timed to avoid the crowds.
Enjoy the very best of European opera, ballet and orchestral music at world-class opera houses and concert halls in Venice, Milan, Madrid and Barcelona.
Explore the city that ruled central Europe for 500 years, a mecca for musicians, artists, architects and intellectuals.
Modern history, culture, art and politics come together in Washington and New York, on a residential-style tour surveying America’s two capitals.
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