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  • Photograph of the ceiling of the Palazzo Albergati.
  • ‘The Storming of Delhi – the Cashmere Gate’, wood engraving from 'The Illustrated London News', 1857.

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

Destinations

We operate in around fifty countries in Europe, Asia, the Americas and the Middle East. For 2019, new countries include Vietnam and Iceland, and Turkey and Tunisia return after a few years’ absence.

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Zurich

Themes

We offer an unequalled range of tours and events focusing on art, architecture, music, archaeology, history, gardens or gastronomy.

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

Holiday types

Tours for small groups are our ‘bread and butter’, but we also offer Martin Randall Festivals, Private groups, short Music & History events, London Days and Lecture Afternoons.

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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.

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Image of Juliet Rix

Most popular holidays

Florence Cradle of the Renaissance

04 - 10 Feb 2019 £2,490
Tomb of Lorenzo de Medici, by Michelangelo, in the Basilica of San Lorenzo, engraving 1888.
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Walking to Santiago On foot for selected sections of the pilgrims’ way

04 - 15 Sep 2018 £3,420
Burgos Cathedral, Capilla del Condestable, steel engraving c. 1850.
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The first is the choice of programme and the high quality of the performers. The second is meticulous attention to detail, every aspect of the tour being worked out to ensure that it ran smoothly. The third is the calibre of the Martin Randall staff, who are both efficient and delightful.

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Kraków, St Florian Gate, steel engraving c. 1850.

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Roman wall painting colour.

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Arch of Septimus of Rome

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Copenhagen, Rosenborg Palace, engraving c. 1850.

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