Holiday Types

At Bales Worldwide we offer a world of experiences and holidays to suit all tastes and interests – we also understand that it’s not just where you travel, but how. Some of the most popular holiday types and interests are shown here.

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Small Group Tours

Using our 65 years of expertise, Bales prepares a number of tours in advance that are designed as small Escorted group holidays or Select tours.

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Tailor Made Holidays

Tailor Made means exactly what it says... where you travel, how you travel, and what you do when you get there, is entirely down to you. Our role is simply to make it possible. We are happy to discuss individual holidays or tours for specialist groups. 

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Cruise Holidays

Enjoy the gentle pace of river life and the landscapes that unfold in comfort and luxury. From the history and drama of the River Nile on an exclusive Bales Dahabiyya, the Gorges of the mighty Yangtze or the riverside communities in India or Ecuador.

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Wildlife & Safari Holidays

Enjoy the natural wonders of our world usually only seen in documentaries. African safaris for the “Big Five”, Antarctic and Galapagos cruises for penguins, whales and sea-life or Indian and Nepalese jungles for elephant, leopard and the elusive Royal Bengal Tiger.

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Walking & Active Holidays

If you want something more active then try walking in the Himalayas or Andes (making use of very comfortable lodges) or perhaps joining a unique Zambian Walking Safari. The jungles of Borneo lend themselves to activity or try rafting or zip-wiring in the rainforests of Costa Rica.

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Train & Rail Holidays

Travelling by rail is a great way to see the planet be it the most modern Bullet Train in China and Japan or a luxury converted Maharajah’s carriage in India. See the High Andes in Peru from the Vistadome Train or cross the South Africa veldt on the Blue Train.

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Group Travel

Group Travel arrangements can be created for 10 or more travellers, such as class trips, sports team, corporate events and more. We have access to group rates from the airlines, can offer excellent hotel prices and our local guides are second to none.

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Solo Travellers

Ever wanted to head off solo and discover the delicious delights of the world around you? With no single supplements to pay on a selection of holidays prepare to have your mind stimulated and your senses set alight.

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