Rome, or any other impressive capital city for that matter, wasn't built in a day - but on this selection of trips you'll certainly be able get to the heart of some of the world's most vibrant cities and sites in under a day! If you're travelling abroad for business or pleasure, and have a day or two to spare, we have a selection of day tours in lots of destinations around the world. From exploring some of the world's many ancient and man-made wonders to getting your cultural fix in a range of cities around the world, we hope these trips make for a very memorable day out.
We offer a convenient and completely hassle-free experience. There's no need to make your way to 'meeting points' for our day trips as we organise for you to be picked you up from the doorstep of your hotel and dropped back after the day's adventure.
You will be privately escorted by an expert English-speaking local guide. With them, you'll explore the main sites of the city as well as lesser known areas, and in a short space of time you will get a good appreciation of the local culture and way of life.
Once booked, your day tour is guaranteed to depart - even if just one person is booked, so there's no need to worry about last-minute cancellations. Operated exclusively for you, these tours offer value for money without compromising on quality of service.
Subject to the main sites being open, all our day trips are available any day of the year. You don't need to book well in advance either - we just need 48 hours notice to organise a day tour for you, so you'll have plenty of flexibility to make the most of your time away.
Europe's cities hold an array of cultural marvels from world-class museums to grand churches and majestic palaces. We offer day tours to Russia's most iconic cities - Moscow and St Petersburg - as well as Turkey's capital where you can discover a stunning yet lesser-visited site.
Whether you want to delve into China's imperial past or take advantage of its more modern cities, we have a range of day tours to suit. Alternatively, spend a fun-filled day in Vietnam's greatest cities or easily reached natural attractions.
Tick off a common bucket list favourite with a day trip from Cairo to the Great Pyramids of Giza or from Amman to the Rose City of Petra. Alternatively head further afield in Egypt to either Alexandria, El Alamein or the incredible temples of Abu Simbel while in Jordan you can enjoy some R&R by the Dead Sea. There's always the option to explore more of Cairo and Amman too.
There's much you can do between sunrise and sunset, especially in India where you can visit the world's greatest monument ever built in the name of love or explore the city that gave us Bollywood. In Sri Lanka you can use the capital of Colombo as a base for exploring the famed Rock Fortress or charming Galle.
On this range you won’t be joining other travellers, but will be on your own private itinerary. Accommodation, pace of travel and the style of trip is tailored to your individual needs. From pre-priced packages available off the shelf to fully curated tailor-made holidays, this range also includes our selection of one-night stopovers, day-tours and short breaks.
The Independent range gives you all the great service aspects of our Signature range with the flexibility to create a truly unique and bespoke holiday or adventure to a variety of destinations around the world.