This website may ask your browser to store cookies. See our Cookies Policy for more information about our use of cookies.

  • Prague, Charles Bridge, Lesser Town and Castle, lithograph c. 1860.
  • Broadway, from 'New York is like this', 1929
  • Edinburgh, from Calton Hill p158 Picturesque Europe Vol I
  • Kotor, watercolour by William Tyndale, publ. 1925.

Welcome to Martin Randall Travel, the leading specialist in cultural holidays

Destinations

We offer the widest selection of tours in the UK, continental Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, India, China, Japan, the Americas and Australasia.

Browse Destinations
Zurich

Themes

We offer an unequalled range of tours and events focusing on archaeology, architecture, art, gastronomy, history, houses and gardens, literature and drama, music, ballet and opera, and walking.

Browse Themes
A print published in 1897 after 'A Schubert Evening in a Vienna Salon' by Julius Schmid

Holiday types

We have over three hundred tours and events in fifty different countries, and they range from single-day seminars to seventeen days in Peru.

Browse Holiday types
Amsterdam Theatre

Expert lecturers

Our lecturers are selected with great care. Their scholarship is unimpeachable but their ability to communicate their learning is equally important.

Browse Expert lecturers
Image of Xavier Bray

Most popular holidays

Samarkand & Silk Road Cities with Khiva, Bukhara, Tashkent & Shakhrisabz

15 - 25 May 2018 £2,870
Khiva, the Grand Minaret, wood engraving c. 1880.
Read more

Dark Age Brilliance Late Antique & Pre-Romanesque

14 - 21 Oct 2018 £2,270
Ravenna, San Vitale, engraving 1906 from 'The Shores of the Adriatic'.
Read more

With MRT everything is so beautifully organised and I get to see far more than I might on my own (and in greater comfort) and learn far more than I might from the most informative guide books. Pleasant company too.

Read more testimonials
Kraków, St Florian Gate, steel engraving c. 1850.

Late availability

Roman wall painting colour.

New tours

Arch of Septimus of Rome

Calendar

Copenhagen, Rosenborg Palace, engraving c. 1850.

News