1. History and culture

    Central London, London

    Magical London

    Abracadabra – prepare to be amazed as enchanting insider James unlocks London’s magical secrets

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people £160


    Why you should go

    Magic fans, ready your wands: the ancient streets of London are full of secrets and surprises.

     

  2. Photography

    Central London, London

    London street photography

    Capturing London scenes

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £305


    Why you should go

    Join a celebrated street photographer to capture the rare beauty of the everyday in this revelatory, hands-on tour of the city of London.

  3. History and culture

    East London, London

    Night vision: an after-dark London tour

    Thameside landmarks and drinking dens

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people £265


    Why you should go

    An illuminating night walk past London’s landmarks and less-obvious drinking dens with Telegraph travel journalist, Sophie Campbell.

  4. History and culture

    Central London, London

    On the case: legal London

    Get your day in court on this lawfully good tour of London

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £320


    Why you should go

    Get court up in London’s intriguing legal history with former barrister Emma Matthews, and witness the City of London’s most legit landmarks.

  5. Architecture and design

    Kensington, London

    Being brutalist

    The evolution of brutalist architecture at Trellick Tower

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £265


    Why you should go

    Architecture insider Charlie Warde will be your guide to Erno Goldfinger’s brutalist designs on this tour of London’s iconic Trellick Tower.

  6. History and culture

    Camden, London

    The Camden beat: poets and punks

    150 years of poetry and music in north London

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £265


    Why you should go

    Weave through 150 years of counter-culture history and contrarian characters on this musically-scored tour of Camden.

  7. Peckham, London

    South London’s art stars

    Rogue galleries and scene-stealing studios: meet creatives in Peckham and Camberwell

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people £255


    Why you should go

    Arts insider India Dickinson trails the zeitgeist to London’s lesser-sung painterly parts in Peckham and Camberwell. You’ll see inside studios, get private views with artists and move in offbeat creative circles…

  8. Central Rome, Rome

    Musing on Rome’s modern art

    Leave the past behind and discover Rome’s vibrant contemporary art scene

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people $310


    Why you should go

    Take a detour from Rome’s alabaster statues, Caravaggios and colonnaded monuments with modern art expert Valentina di Pietro on a cutting-edge tour of the Eternal City.

  9. Food and drink

    Nolita, New York City

    From beans to brews: Nolita by the cup

    An introduction to New York’s coffee scene

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people $200


    Why you should go

    Java, joe, coffee – get the inside caffeine-filled scoop on Nolita’s coffee culture

  10. Architecture and design

    El Poblenou, Barcelona

    Contemporary architecture in Poblenou

    An in-depth modern architecture experience

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €185


    Why you should go

    Get away from Gaudí with a meander through the modern architecture of Barcelona with in-the-know insiders Brian and Suzanne.

  11. Food and drink

    Passeig de Gràcia, Barcelona

    Catalan cuisine

    Tasty treats and hidden culinary highlights

    Duration
    5 hours

    Price for 2 people $370


    Why you should go

    Come hungry to this culinary tour of the Catalan capital – you’ll sample your way through off-the-beaten-path neighbourhoods, hitting hidden foodie highlights you’d otherwise saunter right past.

  12. Eixample, Barcelona

    Barcelona boutiques and antiques

    A private shopping tour

    Duration
    4 hours

    Price for 2 people €340


    Why you should go

    This design-led personal-shopping tour focuses on local designers and private galleries and can be tailored to your interests.

  13. Food and drink

    Lower East Side, New York City

    Breakfasts of champions

    A tasting tour that’s worth getting out of bed for.

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people $400


    Why you should go

    New York City never sleeps, but it wakes up hungry. Morning person Emily Elyse Miller leads a unique tour showcasing NYC’s breathtaking breakfast diversity…

  14. History and culture

    West End, London

    Treading the boards

    Right-on cue: a tour that shines the spotlight on London’s theatre scene

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £305


    Why you should go

    All the world’s a stage, but London more so than most cities, as you’ll learn on this tour of historic and hip theatres and air-kissing actors’ hangouts with in-the-know board-treader Michelle Butterly.

  15. Financial District, New York City

    New York’s art beat

    Learn how the city is more than just a pretty picture…

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people $220


    Why you should go

    Led by connoisseur of bold creativity Alan Cohen, this illuminating art tour shows how New York expresses itself.

  16. History and culture

    Venice Beach, Los Angeles

    Venice Beach wellness culture

    Health tonics, mushroom lattes, edibles and incense

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people $310


    Why you should go

    Follow insider Caroline Mauro on this holistic tour in the heart of vibrant Venice Beach.

  17. History and culture

    Financial District, New York City

    A short-hop history lesson in NYC

    New York’s history at high-speed

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people $220


    Why you should go

    Discover New York’s gritty and glittering past on a stroll through the Financial District with time-hopping host Alan Cohen.

  18. Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris

    Beaux-Arts and bonne histoire in Saint-Germain-des-Prés

    Step inside Saint-Germain’s modern galleries

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €350


    Why you should go

    Art insider Caroline Etter paints a picture of the history of modern art in Paris with this exclusive experience.

  19. Photography

    Soho, New York City

    Talking to strangers: SoHo street photography

    Sharpen your eye on the streets of SoHo in this hands-on photography workshop with Gus Powell

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people $440


    Why you should go

    Capture the energy, humanity and diversity of SoHo during this interactive and hands-on workshop with celebrated street photographer Gus Powell.

  20. Bushwick, New York City

    Writing on the wall: Bushwick street art

    Transform from graffiti spotter to newbie street artist on this hands-on tour

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people $320


    Why you should go

    Follow Brooklyn insider Jeff Stirewalt – or his fellow artist Caty Wooley – on a walk through Bushwick’s brilliant street-art scene.

  21. Food and drink

    Amsterdam

    Peckish in De Pijp

    Taste your way through Amsterdam’s rich food heritage

    Duration
    3 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €395


    Why you should go

    Follow local insiders Zosia Konieczna and Esther-Hanna Van der Meer on a tasting tour through the melting pot of Amsterdam cuisine.

  22. 1er arrondissement, Paris

    Looking through the glass pyramid

    Experience the Louvre like a true Parisian

    Duration
    2 hours and 29 minutes

    Price for 2 people €309


    Why you should go

    Take a themed in-depth tour through the Louvre with an art-loving Parisian insider.

  23. Jordaan, Amsterdam

    Sculptures of the Jordaan

    From bronze busts and playful pieces to subtle memorials and outdoor installations

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €280


    Why you should go

    Follow artistic Amsterdam insider Nelson Carrilho on a tour of the city’s notable sculptures and outdoor art installations.

  24. Photography

    Siem Reap

    Wats and Shots – a photographic journey through Siem Reap

    See Siem Reap with the eye of a professional and the lens of a local.

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people $250


    Why you should go

    Join photographer Geoff Greenwood on a tour of Siem Reap’s lesser-seen wats and temples, capturing shots that would normally be left to the locals.

  25. Kensington, London

    In the frame: a Serpentine art tour

    See Hyde Park’s museums through a working artist’s eyes

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people £305


    Why you should go

    Get under the canvas of London’s modern-art scene with an insider who’s intimately acquainted with world-renowned institutions the Serpentine Gallery and Serpentine Sackler.

  26. Photography

    Shoreditch, London

    An eye for East London

    A walking photography workshop in the East End

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £265


    Why you should go

    Take your photography skills to the next level on this eye-opening walk with war correspondent and photojournalist Stuart Freedman through the streets of London’s rapidly evolving East End.

  27. Shoreditch, London

    Shoreditch street art

    An East End tour of paste-ups and tags

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £150


    Why you should go

    The Instagrammable murals of Shoreditch await on this expert-led tour through east London with an active street artist.

  28. Food and drink

    Marylebone, London

    A tasting tour of Marylebone

    Gastronomic gallivanting in London’s gourmet quarter

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £350


    Why you should go

    Get your teeth into artisanal cheeses, portly sausage rolls, Great British baked goods and more with chef and gourmand Celia Brooks, on a journey through epicurean enclave Marylebone’s niche eats.

  29. Architecture and design

    Marylebone, London

    Antique treasure trove

    Immerse yourself in London’s best modernist market

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £305


    Why you should go

    Join Mark Hill, expert on the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow, on a journey into the warren-like world of Alfies Antiques Market, London’s treasure trove of 20th-century design.

  30. Food and drink

    Soho, London

    London’s retail riches

    Lift the lid on the capital’s most enticing shops

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £265


    Why you should go

    Have your appetite – and your wallet – at the ready as you uncover London’s best independent shops with retail expert Ben Leask.

  31. Architecture and design

    Mayfair, London

    Majesty and Monopoly: a history of Mayfair

    Get beneath the surface of London’s most illustrious address

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £265


    Why you should go

    Appetites for opulent architecture and aristocratic escapades will be sated on this tour of Mayfair, one of central London’s most prestigious enclaves.

  32. History and culture

    Central London, London

    Secret city

    Dive into London's history-packed Square Mile with insider Sophie Campbell

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people £265


    Why you should go

    Join an expert Londoner to uncover the history of the capital’s most storied district: journalist Sophie Campbell will guide you through the intrigue-packed square mile.

  33. Architecture and design

    Eixample, Barcelona

    Art Nouveau Architecture and Catalan Design in Eixample

    Modernisme to modern design

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €185


    Why you should go

    Walk through the history of Barcelona’s architecture and interior design from the mid-1800s onwards with this design-focused experience.

  34. Food and drink

    Trastevere, Rome

    A Trastevere tasting tour

    From gelato to pizza ebraica, and everything in between

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €450


    Why you should go

    Navigate the traditional Roman cuisine scene like a local on this twin-neighbourhood tasting tour with a food-loving insider.

  35. Food and drink

    Testaccio, Rome

    A taste of Testaccio

    Historic markets, food stalls and Roman cuisine

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €450


    Why you should go

    Mamma mia! Sample your way through historic Roman markets, food stalls and cafés.

  36. Food and drink

    Haut-Marais, Paris

    A taste of ‘The New Paris’

    Exploring the city’s pastry, chocolate and coffee trends

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €400


    Why you should go

    Follow insider Lindsey Tramuta through the streets of North Marais on this treat of a tour.

  37. Food and drink

    Bermondsey, London

    Beer me, Bermondsey

    A heady tour of London brews, from cask ales to craft beers

    Duration
    3 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people £280


    Why you should go

    Follow beer sommelier James Kellow through the history of brewing in south London, from hops and malt to British ales and craft beers.

  38. 6eme arrondissement, Paris

    Paris undressed

    Behind the seams of French lingerie

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people €300


    Why you should go

    Ooh la la! Follow insider Kathryn Kemp-Griffin to learn about the underpinnings of French style.

  39. Centro Storico, Rome

    A peek into private collections

    An exclusive modern art experience

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €650


    Why you should go

    Ever wonder what’s on the walls of Rome’s modern art collectors and aficionados?

  40. San Lorenzo , Rome

    Meet the Roman artists

    A behind-the-scenes studio tour

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people $240


    Why you should go

    Follow art historian Valentina di Pietro and meet Rome’s modern artists at work.

  41. Lower East Side, New York City

    Galleries of the Lower East Side

    Ahead-of-the-trend galleries, emerging artists, edgy installations and more

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people $250


    Why you should go

    Art-curating insider Stephanie Browne will be your navigator through the Lower East Side’s edgiest galleries and most talked-about exhibitions.

  42. Chelsea, New York City

    The big-picture Chelsea art tour

    An art master shows her curatorial clout with this edit of Chelsea’s myriad galleries

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people $550


    Why you should go

    Get ready for mind-blowing visuals and ‘hmm’-eliciting concepts as top curator Natasha Schlesinger opens your eyes to the galleries of New York’s edgiest corner.

  43. History and culture

    Oltrarno, Florence

    Perfumed words

    A walk through the fragranced history of the city, from Caterina de Medici to the present day

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €500


    Why you should go

    Forget following your nose – perfume pro Caitlin Swanson and calligraphy artist Betty Soldi will be your guides through this fragrant tour. 

  44. San Marco, Florence

    Florentine plants and prints

    A hands-on dip into the world of painted textile art and nature-inspired design

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €500


    Why you should go

    Follow Margherita Pandolfini and Karl Jorns through Florence’s historic, Medici-founded botanical gardens and into the world of handmade, botanical-inspired textiles.

  45. Photography

    Venice Beach, Los Angeles

    Venice Beach through the lens

    A surfside safari of skaters, street performers, sunseekers and sheer muscle

    Duration
    4 hours

    Price for 2 people $815


    Why you should go

    Photography enthusiasts can follow local insider Dotan Saguy to capture the frenetic energy of Los Angeles’ famed Venice Beach.

  46. Santa Croce, Florence

    Meet the makers

    Discover a new renaissance in Florentine craftsmanship

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €320


    Why you should go

    Join fashion insider Barbara Chiucini as she lifts the curtain on Florence’s artisan community, introducing you to expert craftsmen, gaining access to their ateliers and delving into the city’s creative past.

  47. History and culture

    Los Angeles

    Literary Los Angeles

    Welcome to the Nathanael West Coast

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people $440


    Why you should go

    Peer beneath Hollywood’s tourist veneer as USC professor Andrew Chater leads you to the real-life sights that inspired Nathanael West’s iconic LA novel, The Day of the Locust.

  48. Florence

    Flourishing Florence

    Trace the development of Florentine art and artistry – then produce some of your own

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €500


    Why you should go

    Discover the fruits of Medici-era Florence with art historian Alexandra Lawrence and calligrapher Betty Soldi, learning about the family’s humanist legacy and applying its principles in a calligraphy class.

  49. History and culture

    Amsterdam

    Canal plus: a vintage riverboat tour

    Amsterdam’s classic sights await on this watery (and wine-fuelled) tour aboard a vintage riverboat.

    Duration
    2 hours

    Price for 2 people €427


    Why you should go

    Cruise past historic sights, beautiful bridges and ancient churches on a vintage riverboat, equipped with squishy sofas, cosy blankets and an open bar.

  50. History and culture

    Noord, Amsterdam

    A two-wheeled tour of Noord

    Get off the beaten track on a bespoke bike tour of Amsterdam-Noord

    Duration
    3 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €250


    Why you should go

    Join an expert-led bike tour of Amsterdam-Noord, famous for its shipyards, cutting-edge architecture and artist colony. Leave the tourist trail behind as you explore a transfigured wharf, modernist masterpieces and a half-sunk Soviet submarine.

  51. History and culture

    Sacred Valley of the Incas

    The real Sacred Valley

    Experience the other side of Peru’s Sacred Valley, away from the milling Machu Picchu crowds

    Duration
    7 hours

    Price for 2 people $1006.25


    Why you should go

    Hike Peru’s Sacred Valley with stop-offs for snacks, a cooked-by-locals lunch and lessons in Andean agriculture and weaving.

  52. Kensington, London

    Inside an artists’ studio

    Go behind the scenes in a working artists’ studio in West London

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people £250


    Why you should go

    Follow artist Stacie McCormick on this insider experience into London’s contemporary art scene.

  53. Photography

    Chinatown, New York City

    Sunrise street photography

    Unlock the secret scenes of Chinatown

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people $300


    Why you should go

    Photography enthusiasts can follow local insider Greg Brophy to capture Chinatown stirring awake (before most of the city’s had its first cup of coffee). 

  54. Mayfair, London

    Cool and collected: an expert’s guide to Mayfair’s modern art

    Get the inside scoop on collecting contemporary art, via Mayfair’s most exclusive galleries

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people £265


    Why you should go

    Put your collecting cap on and make space on your walls, as art consultant Claire McCaslin-Brown opens up London’s contemporary gallery scene beyond the big-name exhibitions.

  55. Food and drink

    Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris

    Sweet Saint-Germain

    Let them eat sweets: a sugar-plum-fairy-approved tour of Saint-Germain-des-Prés

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €300


    Why you should go

    Follow cake connoisseur Frank Adrian Barron through the history and tastes of French chocolates, delicate pastries and cream-filled cakes. 

  56. History and culture

    Lisbon

    Saint-spotting and scavenger hunts: Lisbon for kids

    Lisbon’s long history made fun for all the family

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €155


    Why you should go

    History tours aren't always a child’s best friend, but this interactive odyssey through Lisbon’s heart will keep the whole family entertained.

  57. Fashion

    Lima

    A fashion-flavoured look at Lima

    Take a tour of Lima’s most fashionable neighbourhoods: Miraflores, Barranco and San Isidro.

    Duration
    7 hours

    Price for 2 people $693.75


    Why you should go

    Join a Lima fashionista for a tour of artisans’ ateliers and the greatest local galleries in the Peruvian capital’s buzziest neighbourhoods.

  58. Photography

    Siem Reap

    Secrets of Angkor Photography Tour

    Set out on a sunrise adventure through the temples of Angkor Wat with photographer Geoff Greenwood

    Duration
    6 hours

    Price for 2 people $350


    Why you should go

    Go off the beaten temple trail and capture the lesser-seen sights of Angkor Wat during this hands-on photography tour with Siem Reap resident Geoff Greenwood. 

  59. Food and drink

    Medina, Marrakech

    Street food at sunset

    A tasting tour in Marrakech’s Djemaa el Fna square

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people MAD2800


    Why you should go

    Join our Moroccan adventure specialists on this sunset tasting tour. 

  60. Adventure

    Atlas Mountains

    Over the Atlas Mountains

    A sunrise soar over Morocco’s dramatic landscape

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people MAD4843.75


    Why you should go

    Set sail over North Africa on this aeronautic adventure.