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  • Alcázar of Seville.

Welcome to The Cultural Travel Company, the leading specialist in cultural holidays

Thank you for your interest in The Cultural Travel Company. Regrettably, as we have not secured enough bookings in the last few years, we will not be running any trips in the future. Please visit for an unequalled range of tours and events focusing on art, architecture, music, archaeology, history, gardens, gastronomy and wine.


We visit some of the most evocative places in Europe and the UK, and our programme covers many cultural highlights.

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From art and archaeology to music and history, we examine a range of fascinating subjects accompanied by expert speakers.

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Holiday types

The Cultural Travel Company offers a carefully-selected range of cultural holidays such as city trips, in-depth journeys and musical events.

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Expert speakers

Always highly qualified, often distinguished, our speakers provide commentary and insight which is authoritative and thought-provoking, but presented in a way that is accessible and engaging. They are also congenial travel companions.

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Most popular holidays

Art in Andalucía Málaga, Granada, Córdoba and Seville

Granada, Alhambra © Willian Justen de Vasconcellos.
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Archaeology in Pompeii

Frescoes at Pompeii, Villa dei Misteri.
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The speaker was very knowledgeable and helpful, and always ready to answer questions and explain things.

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Late availability

Rubens, Disputation of the Holy Sacrament, in St Paul's Church (Paulskerk) Antwerp

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Allegorical Figure of Music, Laurent de la Hyre (1649).