On the Go Tours Festivals & Events
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Festivals & Events
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Festivals & Events

There is no better way to experience the rich cultural heritage of a destination than by joining in the revelry at one of its vibrant local festivals. With hundreds of unique cultural events to choose from, we’ve selected some of our favourites and aligned them to popular group tour itineraries. Time your next trip to coincide with one of these amazing featured festivals and fully immerse yourself in colourful local cultures.

If you have specific festival in mind in one of our destinations that is not featured our website, please do get in touch with our tailor made team and they will endeavour to put together a trip especially for you.

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Festival Tour Highlights

Holi Festival of Colour | India

Colours of India

Time your visit to India with one of India's vibrant festivals. Top of the list are colourful Holi and the mother of all Indian festivals - Diwali!

Rio Carnival in Rio de Janeiro | Brazil | South America

Rio Carnival Brazil

Join the world's biggest street party in Rio de Janeiro during Carnival time and samba your way through the streets to the infectious Latino rhythms.

The Harbin Ice Festival | China

The Far East

Asia has a wonderful tradition of festive celebrations and top of our list are the Harbin Ice Festival, Yi Peng Lantern Festival and the Cherry Blossoms in Japan.

Abu Simbel | Egypt

Follow the sun

The Sun festival at Abu Simbel happens twice a year - in Feburary and in October - and we offer a number of trips to Egypt that coincide with this incredible phenomenon.

Upcoming Festival Tours

Yi Peng Lantern Festival

10 days | FROM USD $2,269

Join us at the spirited and always lively Yi Peng festival of Chiang Mai to witness the timed release of of in...

Full Moon Festival, Hoi An

10 days | FROM USD $2,599

Vietnam’s Full Moon Festival is as fascinating as it is beautiful. Join us to celebrate the Full Moon in the...

Diwali, Festival of Lights

8 days | FROM USD $1,549

Every year on the dark nights of Diwali firecrackers announce the celebration of India’s favourite festival....

Takayama Festival

11 Days | FROM USD $5,379

Escorted Group Tour: Autumn in Japan is simply spectacular, as the country transforms into stunning hues of in...

King Ramses Sun Festival

13 days | FROM USD $1,799

See the mighty pyramids, witness the spectacular Sun Festival at Abu Simbel, then set sail down the Nile a by...

Harbin Ice Festival

11 days | FROM USD $2,569

Enjoy Christmas and 5 star New Year’s eve climbing the Great Wall, sightseeing in Beijing, tackling warriors...

Go to Rio Carnival

5 days | FROM USD $1,689

It's party time in Rio! The legendary Rio Carnival is famed as the world's greatest street party. The of our 5...

Cherry Blossom Festival

14 days | FROM USD $6,839

Escorted Group Tour: Springtime is possibly one of the best times to visit Japan, when cherry blossom trees in...

Dragon Boat Festival

9 days | FROM USD $2,079

Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and the Dragon Boat Festival in Suzhou. Warriors, walls, waterways and wontons. See...

Colombo Caves & Kandy Festival

8 days | FROM USD $2,299

See the best of central Sri Lanka on this all-encompassing tour and join in the festivities of the Kandy aka a...

Perseids Meteor Shower

8 days | FROM USD $2,099

Witness the incredible Perseids Meteor Shower from our desert camp at Wadi Rum, where you will spend two star...

Geminids Meteor Shower

15 Days | FROM USD $2,178

Become starstruck! Camel trek into the Sahara for an unforgettable night of stargazing at the peak of the In...

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