All Trips & Travel Tours in North & Central Asia

Japan Sushi to Sake - 12 days

Becoming a sushi chef, or itamae, as they're known in Japan, is no mean feat. An apprentice must work for four to five years under the supervision of a...

Countries visited: Japan
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Silk Road & Pamir Adventure - 41 days

The artworks found in the Magao Caves rate among the oldest and most alluring ancient Buddhist pieces in the world – some of them dating back...

Countries visited: China, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan
US $10175
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Grand Silk Explorer - 38 days

According to local legend, in the planning stages of the Jiayu Pass an official asked how many bricks would be needed. 99,999 the designer answered. When...

Countries visited: China, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan
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Kyrgyzstan Explored - 14 days

A beautiful emblem of Kyrgyz life, the shyrdak is an intricately decorated woollen carpet made using traditional methods that have been passed down from...

Countries visited: China, Kyrgyzstan
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Turkmenistan Discoverer - 9 days

In the middle of the Karakum Desert lies one of the earth’s strangest oddities – the Door to Hell. It looks as the name suggests – a...

Countries visited: Turkmenistan
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Tajikistan Discovery - 15 days

The Wakhan Valley is a land of extremes. Below the spectacular peaks of the Pamir and Hindu Kush ranges, the Ismaili Muslim locals live hard lives as...

Countries visited: Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan
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Jewels of Uzbekistan - 12 days

Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva: home to desert caravans, ancient fortresses and dazzling bazaars. Persian heritage is embraced in Uzbekistan and untouched...

Countries visited: Uzbekistan
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South Korea Explored - 10 days

The 7th century Buseoska Temple is one of the oldest wooden buildings still standing in South Korea. Its name, meaning ‘floating stone’, derives...

Countries visited: South Korea
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Treasures of the Tsars - 8 days

Russia’s Golden Ring comprises several cities and small towns north-east of Moscow dating back to the 11th and 12th centuries,...

Countries visited: Russia
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Treasures of Taiwan - 9 days

Viewed from a distance, the Yehliu Cape forms the shape of a crouching turtle whose last dying breath, according to local legend, rises again in a column of...

Countries visited: Taiwan
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