• At Country Holidays, we firmly believe that you deserve better than a crowded bus tour, impersonal hotel chains, mass canteen meals and being herded from sight to sight for point-and-shoot snaps.
  • Galapagos is world renowned for its bizarre landscape and opportunities for amazing wildlife encounter. On this expedition, we explore this outstanding place with Silversea, one of the most luxurious boat. With sleek lines and a proven skill for navigating the waterways throughout the Galápagos Islands, she is naturally suited for in-depth explorations of this spectacular region.  You will enjoy intimate encounter and gain much insight of its wildlife and landscape.
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Provence Hiking Gourmet Adventure I 27 May to 04 Jun 2018
7 days | 28 May - 05 Jun 2018
From AED20,710/Adult
Beautiful landscape of terraced vineyards, quaint charming French villages, lovely forests, Provence is your quintessential French countryside. And the best way to appreciate its beauty is by walking.
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Best of Peru with Belmond Andean Explorer | 28 Sep to 9 Oct 2017
10 days | 28 Sep - 09 Oct 2017
From AED28,370/Adult
This trip starts in Lima, the country’s capital set by the Pacific Ocean. Then, fly to Arequipa the lovely colonial city by the mountain and continue your journey with the newly launched South America’s first luxury sleeper train – Belmond Andean Explorer. This 2 nights train takes you to Lake Titicaca with its unique Uros floating Island and Raqchi, Inca archaeological site. Exploring the highland cultural and life before our highlight - Machu Picchu. Ends our trip in the Incas city of Cuzco, known for its archaeological remains and Spanish colonial architecture. 
Classic Iran - The Heart Of Persia (Trip C) | 18 - 30 Oct 2017
11 days | 19 - 31 Oct 2017
From AED17,960/Adult

Iran is the heart of the Perisan civilization – one of the most ancient & long lasting! Though it has been under Islamic influence for nearly 1,500 years, the true spirit of Persia still prevails in the Iranians’ daily life today. There are now 20 UNESCO sites in Iran and you will visit 5 of them on this trip.

Ancient Religion and Life in Shanxi | 5 - 12 Nov 2017
8 days | 05 - 12 Nov 2017
From AED10,380/Adult

Step back in time in Shanxi and be impressed by the art and architecture of ancient China. Be amazed by Chinese's religiouspractise and art while the trip brings you toYungang Grottoes, Buddhist academy in Mt. Wutai,magnificent Hanging Ministry, as well as the fascinating Yongle Palace. The lovely Pingyao old town and the private mansions of the ancient tycoons show how enjoyable the ancient life is.

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Jordan & Israel | 16 - 26 Nov 2017[Full]
9 days | 16 - 16 Nov 2017
From AED22,200/Adult

Lawrence of Arabia, Roman Emperor Hadrian, the Prophet Moses…..all passed through Jordan. The Kingdom of Jordan is endowed with sites with endless stories of great civilization, kings and gods. The highlight of them all is of course - Petra, one of the 7 wonders of the world.  Then crossing the border into Israel, we arrive in Jerusalem. Here, we spend much time in the Old City where the Muslims, Jews, Christians and Armenians so meticulously share their spirituality. Follow the path where Jesus last walked on earth, see the outpouring of emotion at the wailing wall…if this city does not move in, which other can?

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Jordan & Israel Trip B | 30 Nov –10 Dec [Full]
9 days | 01 - 11 Dec 2017
From AED22,180/Adult

Lawrence of Arabia, Roman Emperor Hadrian, the Prophet Moses…..all passed through Jordan. The Kingdom of Jordan is endowed with sites with endless stories of great civilization, kings and gods. The highlight of them all is of course - Petra, one of the 7 wonders of the world.  Then crossing the border into Israel, we arrive in Jerusalem. Here, we spend much time in the Old City where the Muslims, Jews, Christians and Armenians so meticulously share their spirituality. Follow the path where Jesus last walked on earth, see the outpouring of emotion at the wailing wall…if this city does not move in, which other can?

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Ethiopia - An Unspoiled Corner of Africa with Timkat Festival | 10 to 20 Jan 2018
10 days | 10 - 20 Jan 2018
From AED18,380/Adult

Discover traditions and religion in its rawest, immerse in the beautiful landscapes of the Great African Rift Valley and experience the colourful festival on the most significant day of the local calendar - Timkat!

Madagascar Air Safari | 13 to 25 Jun 2018 [Full]
12 days | 13 - 25 Jun 2018
From AED32,530/Adult

Nature lover's paradise - Madagascar has more species of endemic flora and fauna than any other places on earth. Most famous among them are the Lemurs. Learn more about these primates with Professor Jonah Ratsimbazafy, a leading primatologist.

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Atacama & Bolivia | 26 Mar to 09 Apr 2018
13 days | 27 Mar - 10 Apr 2018
From AED33,900/Adult
The Andes stretches along the South American continent from north to south, forming different faces of spectacular landscapes.This trip allows you to soak up the Spanish colonial histor, admire the famous seven colored hills and to enjoy a night in the world’s driest desert in Chile. Contine to explore the otherworldly Uyuni Salt Lake in Bolivia. Active volcanoes, hot springs and a palette of color-splashed lakes populated by hardy flamingos punctuate these landscapes of blindingly bright salt plains.
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Georgia & Armenia | 04 to 12 May 2018
9 days | 06 - 14 May 2018
From AED16,440/Adult

The Caucasus mountain range lies between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea and is considered part of the natural boundary between Europe and Asia. Its isolated and ancient lands are one of the world's most ethnically diverse regions, containing more than 60 languages from five distinct language families, giving the region an astounding cultural diversity.

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Celebration in Sicily with Malta Island | 30 Mar to 09 Apr 2018
10 days | 01 - 10 Apr 2018
From AED26,790/Adult
Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean basin! On this fascinating island, you’ll find flamboyant Arabo-Norman cathedrals, stunning galleries and the best collection of Greek temples outside Greece. See the best of Sicily and join the Sicilians in the holy week festivities.
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Jeep Safari over the high of Silk Road | 27 Apr - 11 May 2018
14 days | 01 - 15 May 2018
From AED21,460/Adult

Crossing the highest & the most rugged section of the ancient Silk Road shall be one of the many highlight of this journey. As you travelled through the stunning landscape, encounter the Kyrgyz, Kazakh and Tajiks nomads in their colourful yurt, exotic bazaars, medieval bazaars and remotest villages. For an exclusive experience, we will travel in a convoy of luxury land cruisers.

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Tanzania Migration Safari – Earth’s Greatest Wildlife Show | 28 Jul to 4 Aug 2018
8 days | 31 Jul - 07 Aug 2018
From AED41,350/Adult
The millions of wildebeest along with hundreds of thousands of zebras and gazelles crossing the great African plains and mighty rivers, attended by super predators lions, leopards, cheetahs & hyenas is one of the greatest wildlife shows on earth. Extension to gorilla & chimpanzee tracking in Uganda can be easily arranged.
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Canada Great Bear Adventure | 26 Aug - 08 Sep 2018
12 days | 29 Aug - 11 Sep 2018
From AED74,800/Adult

Walking right up to the world’s 2 biggest bears (Grizzly and Polar) certainly is one of greatest wildlife encounters and an experience that you will cherish for a long time. This is a trip for those looking for high quality intimate wildlife encounters in pristine untouched wilderness setting!

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Classic Russia | 15 Sep to 23 Sep 2018
8 days | 18 - 26 Sep 2018
From AED27,270/Adult
The biggest country in the world – Russia has always evoked a mysterious aura – from the all-powerful Tsar, Peter the Great, Ivan the Terrible …… to the communist regime with names like Lenin, Stalin or the infamous KGB. 
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Classic Iran | 04 to 15 Apr 2018
10 days | 04 - 15 Apr 2018
From AED16,900/Adult

Iran is the heart of the Perisan civilization – one of the most ancient & long lasting! Though it has been under Islamic influence for nearly 1,500 years, the true spirit of Persia still prevails in the Iranians’ daily life today. There are now 20 UNESCO sites in Iran and you will visit 7 of them on this trip.

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Ashgabat to Almaty on Orient Silk Road Express | 15 – 31 Oct 2017
16 days | 15 - 31 Oct 2017
From AED31,620/Adult
The Orient Silk Road Express train offer the comfort and time saving opportunity by covering miles of road while you were sleeping. You will  cover 7 important UNESCO World Heritage Sites on this trip, along with former imperial city – Nisa, ruin of the ancient city – Merv, oasis and caravan hub – Khiva & historic centre – Bukhara.
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Dramatic Iceland – Dramatic Landscapes & The Aurora Borealis  | 10 to 16 Feb 2018
7 days | 11 - 17 Feb 2018
From AED23,200/Adult

Iceland is a land of cinematic beauty blessed with a dramatic range of landscapes: think immense glaciers, black-sand beaches, pristine wilderness to wiggling fjords, volcanoes, ice caves and geothermal pools.  This presents wondrous opportunities for photography and outdoor activities. Iceland also enjoys milder winters than most other destinations in similar latitude – due to the warming effects of the North Atlantic Current.

Morocco Ultimate Luxury | 13 to 24 Feb 2018
10 days | 13 - 24 Feb 2018
From AED32,910/Adult
With our private plane, we bring you directly from the magical blue pearl, Chefchaouen to starry dune of Sahara. In this trip we will explore 4 UNESCO heritage sites; walk through Berber villages that bring you face to face with jaw dropping Atlas Mountain and experience the world’s most luxurious accommodation and Sahara Berber tent exclusively to our group. Coinciding with the Chinese New Year, this trip is bound to pack memories!
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Japan - Kumano Kodo Trail | 11 to 16 May 2018
7 days | 11 - 17 May 2018
From AED18,800/Adult
The Kumano Kodo Trail has for more than 1000 years been walked by Japanese pilgrim from all walks of life. We have carefully selected the most beautiful sections of the trail to hike and you will indulge in Japanese culture and tradition, understand the Sacred Shinto religion and enjoy some of the loveliest scenery.
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