IH ♥ Culture Holidays

Escape the beach and souvenir shops and experience a different side of travelling by immersing yourself in the history and culture of your chosen holiday destination. Sample cuisine with the locals, visit colourful local markets, and explore historic castles and museums packed with ancient treasures and visit sites right out of the pages of history.

Whether it be visiting ancient temples and ruins in Mexico, experiencing classical art and architecture in Europe, trying kava with the locals in Fiji or visiting World Heritage-listed sites like Borobudur in Indonesia, we have a variety of packages that offer a truly unique cultural experience.

6 Day 5 Night Vodka Shot Escorted Tour

Russia

St Petersburg

6 Day 5 Night Vodka Shot Escorted Tour

3 Star
  • Escorted Tour - 6D/5N.
  • Operated by On The Go Tours.
  • 5 Breakfasts, 1 lunch and 1 dinner 1 Overnight train from St Petersburg to Moscow in a 4-berth cabin 4 nights 3 star hotel accommodation Escorted by an English speaking Russian tour guide Specialist Russian guides at local sights Guided sightseeing in Moscow and St Petersburg Airport arrival transfer on Day 1 Moscow Metro Travel Card - 6 journeys All relevant transfers and transportation on tour.
5 nights
7 Day 6 Night Back in the USSR Escorted Tour

Russia

Moscow

7 Day 6 Night Back in the USSR Escorted Tour

3 Star
  • Escorted Tour - 7D/6N.
  • Operated by On The Go Tours.
  • 6 Breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner 5 nights 3 star hotel accommodation Guided sightseeing - Moscow, Pechory and St Petersburg Airport arrival transfer on Day 1 All relevant transfers and transportation on tour Guided tour and tasting at the Vodka Museum 1 Overnight train from Moscow to Pskov in a 4-berth cabin Escorted by an English speaking Russian tour guide Specialist Russian guides at local sights Moscow Metro Travel Card - 6 journeys Russian banya (sauna) experience.
6 nights
Nadi Cultural/Mudpool Tour

Fiji

Coral Coast - Fiji

Nadi Cultural/Mudpool Tour

Star
  • Return hotel transfers, English speaking guide, Admission fees, Garden of the Sleeping Giant, Viseisei Village, Nadi Markets, Sabeto natural mudpool and hot springs.
from$199*
7 Day Tuscan Treats

Italy

Florence

7 Day Tuscan Treats

Star
  • SAVE - $284 per couple!.
  • Escorted Tour - 7D/6N.
  • Operated by Back-roads Touring.
  • 6 nights boutique accommodation.
  • Experienced Back-Roads Driver & Tour Leader.
  • Local guide in Florence.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation.
  • European breakfast daily, 2 x lunches, 3 x evening meals.
  • Wine tastings.
  • Tuscan cooking class.
  • Olive oil tasting.
  • Pecorino cheese & wine tasting.
  • Included entrances: Cinque Terre Card, Baptistery of St John in Pisa, Cathedral of Siena.
6 nights
from$2,705*
Indian Pacific - Perth Discovery
rail

WA

Perth

Indian Pacific - Perth Discovery

Star
  • 3 nights onboard the Indian Pacific, Gold Service Twin Cabin, Sydney to Perth.
  • All meals plus standard beverages onboard the Indian Pacific.
  • Off train tours, with choice of tours at selected locations.
  • 4 nights accommodation at the 4½-star Crowne Plaza Perth in a Standard Room.
  • 1 Day Pinnacles, Koalas & Sand Boarding 4WD Adventure.
  • 1 Day Margaret River Region Tour including Lunch.
  • Ferry transfers to Rottnest Island.
  • 1 Day Rottnest Island - Grand Island Tour.
  • SAVE $490pp!.
7 nights
from$2,805*
7 Day Enchanting Southern Italy Escorted Tour

Italy

Italy

7 Day Enchanting Southern Italy Escorted Tour

Star
  • SAVE - $360 per couple!.
  • Escorted Tour - 7D/6N.
  • Operated by Back-Roads Touring.
  • 6 nights accommodation in boutique hotels.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation .
  • Ferry to the Island of Capri Experienced Back-Roads Driver & Tour Leader .
  • Local guides in Naples, Pompeii, Ravello and Paestum.
  • European breakfast daily, 2 lunches & 3 evening meals.
  • Italian cooking class.
  • Ceramic class and demonstration.
  • Mozzarella & olive oil tasting.
  • Limoncello tasting.
  • Wine tasting.
  • Entrance included to: Cappella Sansevero, Pompeii, Paestum, Villa Rufolo, Villa Cimbrone, Capri Funicular and Royal Palace of Caserta.
6 nights
from$3,419*
8 Day Wonders of Wales Tour

United Kingdom

Wales

8 Day Wonders of Wales Tour

Star
  • SAVE - $366 per couple!.
  • Escorted Tour - 8D/7N.
  • Operated by Back Roads Touring.
  • 7 nights in boutique accommodation.
  • Experienced Back-Roads Driver & Tour Leaders.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation.
  • Full Welsh breakfast daily, 1 x afternoon tea, 4 x evening meals.
  • Welsh wine tasting experience.
  • Visit the first Welsh bookshop.
  • Enjoy a performance by a Welsh Choir and language taster session.
  • Entrances to Cawd Explorer Pass, St Fagans National History Museum, Big Pit Museum, Polycysyllte Aqueduct, Llanderis Slate Mine, Caernarfon Castle, Nant Gwrtheyrn, Hedd Wyn home, Cenarth Coracle Centre, Rhiannon Welsh Gold Centre, Castell Henllys, Lovespoon workshop.
7 nights
from$3,469*
10 Day Highlights of Britain Tour

United Kingdom

England

10 Day Highlights of Britain Tour

Star
  • SAVE - $390 per couple!.
  • Escorted Tour - 10D/9N.
  • Operated by Back Roads Touring.
  • 9 nights accommodation in boutique accommodation.
  • Experienced Back-Roads Driver & Tour Leader.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation.
  • Full English breakfast daily, 1 x Welsh cooking experience including lunch, 5 x evening meals.
  • Walking tour of Oxford.
  • Cruise on Lake Windermere.
  • Entrance fees included to: Cotswold Woollen Weavers, Worcester Cathedral, Bronte Parsonage, Castle Howard, Beatrix Potter's Hilltop Farm, Dove Cottage & Hawkshead Grammar School, Abbotsford House & Rosslyn Chapel.
9 nights
from$3,699*
8 Day Historic Eastern England Escorted Tour

England

England

8 Day Historic Eastern England Escorted Tour

Star
  • SAVE - $390 per couple!.
  • Escorted Tour - 8D/7N.
  • Operated by Back-Roads Touring.
  • 7 nights accommodation in boutique hotels.
  • Experienced Back-Roads Driver & Tour Leader .
  • Premium mini-coach transportation .
  • Full English breakfast daily & 4 evening meals.
  • Entrance included to: Alnwick Castle and Gardens, Durham Cathedral, Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Blue John Cavern, Cropwell Bishop Creamery, Ripley Castle, Chatsworth House, Sandringham Estate and Newmarket National Stud.
7 nights
from$3,699*
9 Day La Belle France Escorted Tour

France

Paris

9 Day La Belle France Escorted Tour

Star
  • SAVE - $400 per couple!.
  • Escorted Tour - 9D/8N.
  • Operated by Back-roads Touring.
  • 8 nights boutique accommodation.
  • Experience Back-Roads Driver / Tour Leader.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation.
  • Daily European-style breakfasts, 3 x evening meals.
  • Cider & calvados tasting.
  • Garden tour of the Chateau de la Bourdaisiere Included entrances: Monet's House & Garden at Giverny, Chateau d'Angers, Bayeux Tapestry, Mont St Michel, Chateau de Villandry, Chateau de Chartres and Chateau de Chenonceau.
8 nights
from$3,799*
The Ghan - The Territory Complete
rail

NORTHERN TERRITORY

Uluru

The Ghan - The Territory Complete

Star
  • One-way overnight rail journey from Adelaide to Alice Springs onboard The Ghan in a Gold Service Twin Cabin.
  • All meals plus standard wines, beers, spirits & soft drinks onboard the train.
  • 1 night pre tour accommodation at the 4½-star Double Tree By Hilton Alice Springs in a Guest Room.
  • 4 Day/3 night Kata Tjuta, Uluru and Kings Canyon Tour.
  • 3 nights accommodation at the 4½-star Double Tree By Hilton Alice Springs in a Guest Room.
  • 1 day West MacDonnell Ranges Tour from Alice Springs.
  • One-way overnight rail journey from Alice Springs to onboard The Ghan in a Gold Service Twin Cabin.
  • All meals plus standard wines, beers, spirits & soft drinks onboard the train.
  • 3 nights accommodation at the 4½-star Double Tree By Hilton Darwin in a Guest Room with a View.
  • 1 day Litchfield National Park Waterfall Tour.
  • 1 day Kakadu National Park Explorer.
  • SAVE $420pp!.
12 nights
from$4,575*
12 Day Italian Indulgence

Italy

Italy

12 Day Italian Indulgence

Star
  • SAVE - $540 per couple!.
  • Escorted Tour - 12D/11N.
  • Operated by Back Roads Touring.
  • 11 nights in boutique accommodation.
  • Experienced Back-Roads Drive & Tour Leader.
  • Local guide in Florence.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation.
  • European breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 6 evening meals.
  • Tuscan cooking class and lunch.
  • Truffle hunt in Piedmont.
  • 2 wine tastings.
  • 1 liquor tasting.
  • Includes entrance to: San Fruttuoso Abbey, Isola Madre & Isola Bella, Baptistery of St John in Pisa, Grinzane Cavour Castle.
11 nights
from$5,129*
7 Day Champagne and The Great War Cruise
cruise

Paris

departing France

7 Day Champagne and The Great War Cruise

  • SAVE - $550 per couple!.
  • Escorted Cruise - 7D/6N.
  • Operated by Back-Roads Touring.
  • 6 nights on board a boutique hotel barge.
  • Experienced Back-Roads Driver & Tour Leader.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation.
  • Daily European-style breakfast, daily lunches & daily evening meals including farewell gala dinner.
  • Selected drinks during the cruise including water, wine, beer, fruit juice and coffee.
  • Bicycles available on board.
  • Belleau and the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery.
  • The Battlefields of the Marne and the Museums of the Great War.
6 nights
from$5,219*
8 Day Norway: Fjords & Glaciers Escorted Tour

Norway

Norway

8 Day Norway: Fjords & Glaciers Escorted Tour

Star
  • SAVE - $670 per couple!.
  • Escorted Tour - 8D/7N.
  • Operated by Back-Roads Touring.
  • 7 nights in boutique accommodation.
  • Experienced Back-Roads Driver & Tour Leader.
  • Local guides in Oslo and Bergen.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation.
  • Fjord cruise in Geiranger and Gudvangen.
  • Flam Railway.
  • European breakfast daily, 2 lunches, 5 evening meals.
  • Entrance included to: Viking Ship Museum, Maihaugen Open Air Museum, Lom Church, Dalsnibba (weather permitting), Norwegian Glacier Museum, Oygarden Aquaculture Centre, Olympic ski lift.
7 nights
from$6,359*
23 Night European Fly, Cruise & Tour Fly Free*
cruise

EUROPE

departing Barcelona

23 Night European Fly, Cruise & Tour Fly Free*

  • 24 Day European cruise and tour departing Barcelona.
  • Return Emirates economy class airfare from Australia to Spain including prepaid taxes.
  • 1 nights pre-cruise accommodation staying in a 4-star hotel in Barcelona.
  • 12 night Mediterranean Venice Cruise onboard Vision of the Seas in a Junior Suite.
  • All main meals & entertainment on board.
  • 2 nights post-cruise accommodation staying in a 4-star hotel in Barcelona.
  • 8 day Backroads Highlights of Northern Spain tour.
  • 7 nights accommodation staying in boutique properties.
  • 7 European breakfasts and 3 evening meals.
  • Entrance included to: Salvador Dali House, Salt Mountain Cultural Park, Parador de Cardona, Olite Castle.
  • Experienced Back-Roads Driver & Tour Leader.
  • Premium mini-coach transportation.
  • 1 night post tour accommodation staying in a hotel in Bilbao.
  • One way airport to hotel shared transfer.
  • Return hotel to port shared transfer.
  • Port charges & government fees.
  • Bonus $50 onboard credit per cabin.
  • Hurry only 4 cabins remaining.
  • ##Packages must be booked as advertised.
  • Changes to flight dates or airlines may incur additional cost at the customer's expense.
  • Accommodation is at a 4 star standard where stated but in some locations a lower rating may be used due to availability, any changes in hotels at customer request then difference in price to be paid by customer.
  • Return airfares are flying with Emirates from Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth into Barcelona and departing from Bilboa and includes prepaid taxes.
  • Depending on departure city the airfare may depart 30 April or 1 May 2018.
  • Prices are based on early bird rates and must be booked and deposited prior to 13 September 2017.
  • On Fly free package a higher deposit amount is required to secure flights.
  • Due to bookings being made so far in advance, Infinity Group reserve the right to switch accommodation while maintaining standard and location.
  • ##.
23 nights
from$10,490*