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Travel Update: COVID-19

Freedom of Choice

We understand that everyone has different tastes. That’s why we work with you to personalise your journey to suite your interests. Mix and match a wide selection of cultural, culinary, active and nature-based experiences. Go with something gourmet one day and get active the next. It's completely up to you.

Freedom of Choice Inclusions


In Vietnam take a tour of the 500-year-old village of Bat Trang or take in a water puppet show in Hanoi. Discover local traditions and manufacturing processes in Myanmar or visit Shwezigon Pagoda and the lively Nyaung U Market in Bagan. In Cambodia take a moving excursion to the Killing Fields and Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum or tour the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda in Phenom Penh. Or take a tuk tuk to the Senteurs d’Angkor workshop in Siem Reap.


Explore the city’s religious diversity at the citadel of Salah-el-Din, before browsing through treasures at Khan El-Khalili Bazaar. Or wander through the streets of Coptic Cairo. Art lovers may choose the Gayer Anderson Museum followed by a walk through Khan El Khalili bazaar.


In Budapest, Tour the Hospital in the Rock, a museum dedicated to a former secret emergency hospital and nuclear bunker. Join a day-trip to Ceskyy Krumlov in the Czech Republic where you’ll find a fairytale old town and an incredible castle complex. Alternatively, explore the city of Salzburg. See beautiful Mirabell Palace and some of the sights from the classic film, The Sound of Music.

New Zealand

A must for any The Lord of the Rings fans while in Rotorua is a Hobbiton Movie Set Tour. This tour explores locations where some of the famous scenes were filmed. You’ll feel as though you’re a part of the massive blockbuster trilogy. Or become a part of Auckland, known as the City of Sails, with a cruise on the Waitemata Harbour. Look over the cosmopolitan cityscape from your boat before visiting the Maritime Museum Gallery on the Ted Ashby Auckland Harbour Cruise.


Gain an insight into the history of space exploration at the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics. Or, discover more than 1,300 magnificent works of art at the Tretyakov Gallery. 

Admire the elegance of the Wurzburg Residence on a European River Cruise through Germany


Learn about Khmer cuisine during a cooking class in Siem Reap, Cambodia or visit a sugar palm workshop and the village of Phwar-Saw in Bagan, Myanmar.


In Hungary, food lovers will love the chance to sample the fare on offer at the Great Market Hall. In Germany, take part in a cooking class to learn the secrets of traditional cuisine found in the Black Forest region, taste the region’s best beers at a brewery or hike through this picturesque region. In Paris, taste your way through the city on a culinary walking tour.

New Zealand

The Queenstown wine tour offers a personalised sightseeing experience of wineries in New Zealand’s Queenstown wine region, which of course includes a tasting of the local produce.

An exclusive meal available from Luke Nguyen aboard RV Amalotus


In Italy, journey along the Amalfi Coast, stopping in picturesque villages, including the town of Amalfi. Enjoy incredible views of dramatic cliffs and coastal scenes. Or, enjoy a walking tour of Sorrento, overlooking the stunning Bay of Naples. In Budapest, choose a guided hike up to Gellert Hill for fantastic views.

New Zealand

In Mount Cook, step aboard a MAC boat for an up-close encounter with stunning icebergs on the Tasman Glacier Terminal Lake on a Glacier Cruise. Or in Rotorua, it's all about nature. Embark on a North Island adventure. Experience the Agrodome Farm Show and visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve.

Solo Passenger walking along a coastal road, Croatia


On a river cruise, unwind as we bring Europe to you. On board, attend cooking demonstrations, learn some foreign language phrases or unleash your inner Renoir during an art class.


Enjoy a foot massage at your hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam. Enjoy a Buddhist blessing or choose a spa treatment in Siem Reap, Cambodia.


If we can tear you from the shores of the Dead Sea, you might like to soak in the thermal waters of the Ma’in Hot Springs. Or visit the Dead Sea Panoramic Complex and Museum, which also offers incredible views over the Jordan Rift Valley and the Dead Sea.

Bath in relaxing surrounds of a small ship expedition cruise with APT


In Budapest, choose a guided hike up to Gellert Hill for fantastic views.


In Vietnam join a bicycle ride past rice paddies or embark on a walking tour to see Hanoi’s French colonial architecture and the interior of the Hanoi Opera House. Join a quad bike adventure, embark on a bicycle tour or hop aboard a horse and cart in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Ride an electric bicycle through Bagan, Myanmar.

Passengers cycling along river, stopped to watch and wave at the ms Amariena sailing past, Durnstein, Austria

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