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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

04 - 14 Sep 2018 £2,870
Khiva, the Grand Minaret, wood engraving c. 1880.
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Poets & the Somme Poetry of the Great War in battlefield context

07 - 10 Sep 2018 £1,430
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I would just like to say how much my husband and I appreciate the quality of the tours we have done with you – interesting choices of topic and location, excellent lecturers and faultless organisation of both travel and accommodation. Martin Randall holidays are absolutely top of the range!  Thank you! 

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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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