Discovering the Medieval Churches of the Cotswolds

Visit 7 different churches

A 3-night tour exploring the art and artefacts of Medieval churches in the Cotswolds
Led by Dr Samantha Harper

Hearts of Oak

Rochester, Deptford, Greenwich, Upnor Castle, Chatham Dockyard

A weekend-tour based in Rochester, exploring the locations Britain’s naval empire was formed
Led by Andrew Lambert
Picture courtesy of Thaliastock / Mary Evans

In the Footsteps of Pilgrims

Carversham, Salisbury, Wells, Stonehenge, Winchester

A 3-night tour exploring the Pilgrim's Routes between Windsor and Winchester
Led by Dr Emma Wells

Hadrian's Wall, A Roman Tour

Newcastle, Vindolanda, Housesteads, Walton Crags

A 3-night tour investigating the impact of the Roman's in Britain
Led by John Sadler

Thomas Hardy's Wessex

Salisbury, Dorset, Weymouth, Poole, Stonehenge

A three-night tour discovering the life and inspiration of one of England’s finest authors
Led by Harriet Still

The English Civil Wars

Oxford, Edgehill, Naseby, Stow-on-the-Wold

A 3-night history holiday based in Oxford to explore the events that shaped the English Civil Wars
Led by Julian Humphrys
Picture courtesy of Mary Evans Picture Library/GROSVENOR PRINTS

The Cistercian Impact

North Yorkshire

A four-day tour of the three great Cistercian Abbeys in Yorkshire
Led by Dr Emma Wells

Wars of the Roses

Warwick, Bosworth, Delapré Abbey, Leicester

A 3-night history holiday based in Warwick, with exceptional access to the biggest battlefields
Led by Mike Ingram

The Jacobite Rebellions in Scotland

Killiecrankie, Glencoe, Fort William, Culloden

A 3-night weekend expert-led history tour exploring the Jacobite Risings of the 17th and 18th centuries in Scotland
Led by Barry Hilton
Picture courtesy of Mary Evans Picture Library

Wye Valley Castles of the Marcher Earls

Hereford, Chepstow, Goodrich, Raglan

A five-day tour exploring the Wye Valley castles of the Marcher Earls
Led by Dr Rob Jones

Churches of Middle Ages York

York

A 3-night tour through the centre of Christianity in the North
Led by Dr Emma J Wells
Picture courtesy of Janice Carlson / Shutterstock

Welcome to Promenades Travel and our expert-led, small-group history holidays

Are you fascinated by British history? Promenades Travel is a specialist tour operator that creates expert-led short breaks exploring some of the most important periods in Britain's past.

Tours are led by historians and authors who guide you round the battlefields, castles and churches where British history was made, bringing you illuminating insight into the people and politics that shaped the most memorable events.

Our small-group tours are welcoming for solo travellers and couples who want to expand their knowledge and understanding of a subject, and we offer alternative activities if you're travelling with a partner who doesn't share your passion for the past.

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Small-group tours led by experts
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