Special Interest Tours

Join fellow travellers who share your passion on a tailored special interest tour. Uncover the battlefields from the beaches of Normandy to Gallipoli, renew your faith on a religious tour, enjoy a one-off festival experience, inspire your green thumb on a garden tour, and indulge your palate on a food and wine tour. With an itinerary designed to match your interests, you’re sure to love it!

Top Selling Special Interest Tours

10 Days Munich to Budapest
Operated By: Viking
8 Days New Orleans to Nashville
Operated By: Collette
6 Days Reykjavik to Reykjavik
Operated By: Intrepid
10 Days Chicago to New Orleans
Operated By: Cosmos
4 Days Paris to Paris
Operated By: Insight Vacations
10 Days Berlin to Frankfurt
Operated By: Insight Vacations
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Must do experiences and highlights of Special Interest tours

A Taste of India
A Taste of India
Infused with local flavours both on and off the plate, you’ll get to meet the spice sellers and enjoy home cooked meals on a food tour of India.
Chelsea Flower Show
Chelsea Flower Show
An iconic garden lovers experience hosted annually in late May. Enjoy amazing floral displays both here and throughout the UK on a dedicated garden tour.
A Journey of Faith
A Journey of Faith
Take a faith based exploration to Israel and discover ancient biblical sites from Nazareth to Jerusalem and Bethlehem.
Dawn Service at Gallipoli
Dawn Service at Gallipoli
Join a dedicated ANZAC Day tour to pay your respects at an incredibly evocative dawn service at Gallipoli. Visit the battlefields and memorials and be moved by stories shared and the inscriptions etched on the gravestones.
Calgary Stampede
Calgary Stampede
This celebration of Western Canadian culture is packed with entertainment, from a classic rodeo and chuckwagon races to incredible concert performances. No wonder it’s known as the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth!

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Special Interest Tour Styles

Pay your respects at hallowed sites and battlefields of Europe to commemorate the fallen on a guided Battlefield tour.
Explore England's greatest gardens, chateaux gardens in the Loire Valley, or the famous Chelsea Flower Show.
Take a faith based journey to renew your faith, reaffirm your beliefs, and witness the sites of religious history.
Explore guided itineraries to some of the world’s best and unique festivals and enjoy celebrations of culture around the world.
Discover tours and river cruises designed to embrace each culture's unique and sumptuous culinary delights.
Travel by train through towering Alps, across vast plains and over soaring aqueducts on a rail journey to remember.

Special Interest Brochures

295 Special Interest tours sourced from 40 Operator brochures

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What our clients are saying about their Special Interest tours

“One of the most poignant, thought provoking experiences I have had”
Tilly & Kenneth - VIC, Australia Jun 2019
I’m a seasoned traveller and this tour was one of the most poignant, thought provoking experiences I have had. The wonderful guide Francis told us stories about each town, cemetery, monument and field as we visited them. We shed silent tears together at the Menin Gate as they played the last post, we smiled at the stories of mateship, we were awestruck at the many tales of bravery by ordinary Australians so far from home, the school in Fromelles that has the huge sign in the playground “We will ...read more

“Dixieland & Rhythms ”
Clyde - WA, Australia Jun 2019
I would be happy to tour with Globus again. Highlights were the St Louis Arch, Nashville and Gracelands. Our accommodation was excellent.

“Music and fun tour”
James & Irene - WA, Australia May 2019
We enjoyed this tour, great hotels, fantastic tour director (Brenda Brooks) and a very safe driver (Patrick). All went very smoothly, no problems at all. Many thanks to Hannah at Global Journeys for always being prompt and helpful anytime we contacted her. We would certainly recommend Global Journeys to our friends. Thank you Hannah.

“Fabulous musical tour”
Christine & Arthur - ACT, Australia May 2019
This tour was fabulous. From Nashville to New Orleans so much history, music and fun. We absolutely loved Nashville, if you are into country music may I suggest you arrive a few days before the tour starts as there is so much to see and do. We loved Memphis, Clarksdale and beautiful Greenwood. Visits to the plantations and museums were well organised and a lot of fun. Our tour director Brenda was very professional and organised and Patrick our driver was very tolerant and a gentleman. I highly ...read more

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30 May, 2019
Add The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo to Your Scotland Bucket List

Since its inaugural show in 1950, the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo has wowed audiences with a compilation of breathtaking performances that showcase military and Scottish tradition as well as international acts in an annual extravaganza. Bagpipes echo off the walls of Edinburgh Castle and..

13 February, 2019
Join an Expert-led Battlefields Tour with Back-Roads

Present day Northern France may conjure up images of picture perfect vineyards and bright green hills, but history tells a darker story. Countless lives were lost on this land when WWI and WWII raged on the now-picturesque countryside and the narratives of a turbulent past were penned on these..

18 October, 2018
5 Reasons to go to Sziget Festival

The Sziget Festival in Budapest has skyrocketed to one of the biggest music and cultural events in Europe. Held in August each year it draws attendees from all over the world, with a record 565,000 visitors coming together in 2018. Since its inception in 1993, Sziget really has become a..