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Welcome RGS Members & Geographical Readers



    


Travel The Unknown is proud to team up with Geographical Magazine and the Royal Geographical Society.
As a special welcome we are offering RGS members and Geographical readers a complimentary £100 voucher which can be availed against our tours. Click here for details.

Below we have selected a small selection of our tours we feel may be of interest to RGS members and Geographical readers. For a full list of our tours select Destinations from the menu above.



"Travel The Unknown are always at the forefront of authentic and pioneering travel."

- Lyn Hughes, founder Wanderlust Magazine

Lyn Hughes

Group Tours

These following tours are all scheduled group tours. If the dates do not suit you or you want to do them on a private basis please contact us and we will do our best to accommodate you.

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Tour Country Dates Days Price
Glories of Persia (Archaeology tour)
Journey into the history and archaeology of ancient Iran

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Iran
06 Oct 2018
13 Apr 2019
05 Oct 2019
16 £ 2,995
UNESCO Sites of Iran
Discover the unique wonders of Iran

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Iran
30 Sep 2018
13 Apr 2019
29 Sep 2019
25 £ 5,295
Ethiopia's Historic North
Discover a land of mystery, history & jaw-dropping beauty

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Ethiopia
14 Sep 2018
30 Mar 2019
13 Sep 2019
14 £ 2,495
Petra and Beyond (Archaeology Tour)
Discover Jordan's archaeological secrets

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Jordan
27 Oct 2018
27 Apr 2019
26 Oct 2019
9 £ 2,145
Albanian Odyssey
Discover the culture and hospitality of Albania

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Albania
23 Sep 2018
04 May 2019
07 Sep 2019
10 £ 1,695
Best of the Caucasus
Charms & contradictions of Azerbaijan, Georgia & Armenia

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Georgia
Armenia
Azerbaijan
06 Oct 2018
11 May 2019
05 Oct 2019
15 £ 2,595
Along Soviet Fringes
Delve into the diversity of Belarus, Ukraine & Moldova

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Belarus
Moldova
Ukraine
27 Sep 2018
27 Apr 2019
26 Sep 2019
14 £ 2,795
Balkan Explorer
Serbia, Macedonia, Albania, Kosovo, Montenegro & Bosnia

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Albania
Bosnia
Kosovo
Macedonia
Montenegro
Serbia
29 Sep 2018
01 Jun 2019
28 Sep 2019
20 £ 3,195
Classical Borneo
Uncover the most beautiful sights of Borneo

Off the beaten track :   
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Borneo (Malaysia)
19 Aug 2018
21 Apr 2019
18 Aug 2019
14 £ 3,195
Mystical Myanmar
Glittering temples, ancient culture & breathtaking beauty

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Myanmar
10 Nov 2018
15 Jul 2019
09 Nov 2019
17 £ 2,595
Silk Road through Persia
Ancient routes of merchants, scholars and smugglers

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Iran
08 Oct 2018
13 May 2019
07 Oct 2019
19 £ 3,695
Silk Road through China
Trace ancient paths of merchants, scholars & smugglers

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
China
04 Sep 2018
09 Apr 2019
03 Sep 2019
16 £ 3,595
Colombian Odyssey
An epic journey through north and south Colombia

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
Colombia
06 Sep 2018
24 Jan 2019
18 Apr 2019
05 Sep 2019
21 £ 3,775
Classic Indochina
Lively cities, majestic coastlines and welcoming people

Off the beaten track :   
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Vietnam
Cambodia
Laos
21 Oct 2018
10 Mar 2019
20 Oct 2019
19 £ 2,995
Assam & Nagaland Hornbill Festival
Wildlife, tribes & rural life in Assam, Nagaland and Manipur

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
India
22 Nov 2018
22 Nov 2019
15 £ 2,595
Treasures of Gujarat
Villages, temples, salt flats & the world's last Asiatic lions

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
India
23 Sep 2018
03 Mar 2019
22 Sep 2019
14 £ 2,295

Private & Tailormade Tour Options

The following tours can be run as private tours. They can also be customised, extended, shortened etc. or combined with a group tour to give you the perfect tour. Contact us and let us know how we can help you. Alternatively if you are interested in any of the trips below as a group tour, let us know and we will endeavour to make that happen. Prices shown are per person, based on 2 people travelling.

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Tour / When to travel Country Dates Days Price
Glories of Persia (Archaeology tour)
Journey into the history and archaeology of ancient Iran

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Iran
Contact us
16 £ 3,595
UNESCO Sites of Iran
Discover the unique wonders of Iran

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Iran
Contact us
25 £ 6,895
Ethiopia's Historic North
Discover a land of mystery, history & jaw-dropping beauty

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Ethiopia
Contact us
14 £ 3,295
Petra and Beyond (Archaeology Tour)
Discover Jordan's archaeological secrets

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Jordan
Contact us
9 £ 2,795
Best of the Caucasus
Charms & contradictions of Azerbaijan, Georgia & Armenia

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Georgia
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Contact us
15 £ 3,395
Balkan Explorer
Serbia, Macedonia, Albania, Kosovo, Montenegro & Bosnia

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Albania
Bosnia
Kosovo
Macedonia
Montenegro
Serbia
Contact us
20 £ 4,125
Classical Borneo
Uncover the most beautiful sights of Borneo

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Borneo (Malaysia)
Contact us
14 £ 4,195
Mystical Myanmar
Glittering temples, ancient culture & breathtaking beauty

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Myanmar
Contact us
17 £ 3,295
Silk Road through Persia
Ancient routes of merchants, scholars and smugglers

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Iran
Contact us
19 £ 4,995
Silk Road through China
Trace ancient paths of merchants, scholars & smugglers

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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China
Contact us
16 £ 4,695
Colombian Odyssey
An epic journey through north and south Colombia

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Colombia
Contact us
21 £ 4,895
Classic Indochina
Lively cities, majestic coastlines and welcoming people

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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Vietnam
Cambodia
Laos
Contact us
19 £ 3,995
Assam & Nagaland Hornbill Festival
Wildlife, tribes & rural life in Assam, Nagaland and Manipur

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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India
Contact us
15 £ 3,395
Treasures of Gujarat
Villages, temples, salt flats & the world's last Asiatic lions

J F M A M J J A S O N D
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India
Contact us
14 £ 2,795

Extensions & Ideas

These trips are intended either as extensions to group tours or to use as inspiration for ideas for tailormade tours. They can also be used for ideas of things to do on a private tour. Please contact us if you have any questions

Tour / When to travel Country Dates Days Price