Art

Be inspired by our tours to some of the world’s most intriguing destinations. Guided by art experts from Australia’s leading cultural institutions, including the Art Gallery of New South Wales, this collection of tours will stimulate and delight, whether you simply appreciate the arts or are a seasoned connoisseur.

Russian Winter Wonderland

Art and Music in Moscow and St Petersburg

with Alan Dodge

09–22 January 2018 (14 days)

**TOUR HAS COMMENCED**

From the Sahara to the Sea

Art, Culture and Landscapes of Morocco

with Kenneth Park

11–25 March 2018 (15 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

08–14 April 2018 (7 days)

**FULLY BOOKED – WAITLIST ONLY**

Sydney Opera, Music and Art Weekend

Opera on the Harbour, Sydney Symphony, ACO and the Sydney Biennale

with Damien Beaumont

12–15 April 2018 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

The Riches of Eastern Italy

Padua, Ravenna, Bologna and Urbino

with Lorraine Kypiotis

24 April – 06 May 2018 (13 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

29 April – 05 May 2018 (7 days)

**FULLY BOOKED – WAITLIST ONLY**

A Road Less Travelled

Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan

with Liz Gibson

18 May – 05 June 2018 (19 days)

**FULLY BOOKED – WAITLIST ONLY**

Auckland Art Fair 2018

Plus Gibbs Farm and Colin McCahon House

with Ron Ramsey

22–26 May 2018 (5 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

The Golden Ages of Greece

Crete, Corinth, Olympia, Delphi and Athens

with Judy Roberts

23 May – 07 June 2018 (16 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Vancouver, Banff and Lake Louise aboard the ‘Rocky Mountaineer’

Locally Guided

with Renaissance Tours

02–08 June 2018 (7 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Behind the Scenery

Theatre, Art and Music in Canada

with Jonathan Biggins

08–18 June 2018 (11 days)

**PERFORMANCES ANNOUNCED** **OPEN FOR SALE**

Hamburg State Opera, Kunsthalle and Elbephilharmonie

Hamburg, Germany

with Christopher Lawrence

08–11 June 2018 (4 days)

**FULLY BOOKED – WAITLIST ONLY**

The Elbe Art and Music Cruise

From Berlin to Prague, plus Hamburg and Vienna

with Christopher Lawrence, Liz Gibson & Thomas Abbott

11–25 June 2018 (15 days)

Masterworks from MoMA in Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria

with Brian Ladd

14–18 June 2018 (5 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Modern Art and Architecture in America

Chicago, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and New York

with Jaime Tsai

21 June – 05 July 2018 (15 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Beauty and the Abyss: Modernism in Vienna

Vienna, Austria

with Liz Gibson

25–29 June 2018 (5 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Art, Architecture and Design in Scandinavia

Denmark and Norway, with post-tour to Iceland

with Rosamund Bartlett

16–31 July 2018 (16 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Post tour to Iceland

Locally guided

with Renaissance Tours

31 July – 05 August 2018 (6 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair 2018

Plus Rock Art of Kakadu and Arnhem Land

with Wally Caruana

09–14 August 2018 (6 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Masterworks from MoMA in Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria

with John McDonald

17–20 August 2018 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Hidden Art Spaces of Northern Japan

Tokyo to Sapporo

with John McBride, AM

04-18 September 2018 (15 days)

**ON REQUEST**

Iberian Mosaic

Portugal, Galicia and the Basque Country

with Brian Ladd

21 September – 06 October 2018 (16 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

25 September – 01 October 2018 (7 days)

**FULLY BOOKED – WAITLIST ONLY**

Persian Paradox

From Ancient Persepolis to Modern Iran

with Christopher Allen

25 September – 08 October 2018 (14 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Cyprus, Rhodes and Ancient Ionia

Paphos, Kyrenia, Lindos and Ephesus

with Judy Roberts

05–19 October 2018 (15 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Journey Along the Silk Road

Xi'an to Kashgar

with Joyce Morgan

07–30 October 2018 (24 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Sea, Stones and Stories

A Cultural Journey through Israel and Palestine

with Jane Hutcheon

07–19 October 2018 (13 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

More than Meets the Eye

Contemporary Art, Architecture and Design in Japan

with Kathryn Hunyor

07–16 October 2018 (10 days)

Join renowned Japanese art curator and presenter Kathryn Hunyor for an insider’s journey to the great cultural metropolis of Tokyo and Japan’s famous Setouchi ‘art…

Deep in the Art of Texas

Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Santa Fe (New Mexico)

with Ron Ramsey

10–22 October 2018 (13 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Palaces, Pleasure-Domes and Gardens

Mumbai, Rajasthan, Agra and Delhi

with Claudia Hyles

13–28 October 2018 (16 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

The Frankincense Route

Oman and Zanzibar

with Julian Droogan

16 October – 02 November 2018 (18 days)

**TOUR ON REQUEST**

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

04–10 November 2018 (7 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Singapore Art Week

Singapore

with Ron Ramsey

January 2019

Eternal Egypt

Alexandria to Abu Simbel

with Melanie Pitkin

January 2019

The Frankincense Route

Oman and Zanzibar

with Jane Hutcheon

22 January – 08 February 2019 (18 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

From Homer to Caravaggio

Sicily and Malta

with Christopher Allen

April 2019

Cathar Castles and Catalan Cathedrals

Toulouse to Barcelona

with Brian Ladd

May 2019

Russian Art, Music and Literature

St Petersburg to Moscow and 6 night cruise on the Volga

with Christopher Lawrence, Irina Dunn & Alan Dodge

June 2019

A Road Less Travelled

Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan

with Liz Gibson

07–25 June 2019 (19 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Great Houses, Castles and Art Collections of Ireland

Ireland

with Kenneth Park

July 2019

Journey Along The Silk Road

Uzbekistan

with Joyce Morgan

September 2019

Art, Music and Wine in The South of France

Nice to Lyon, and 5 night cruise on the Rhone

with Wendy Sharpe & Bernard Olllis, Christopher Lawrence & Peter Bourne

September 2019

Puglia and Southern Italy

Naples to Bari

with Steven Miller

October 2019

Setouchi Triennale

Naoshima and the islands of Seto Inland Sea

with John McBride, AM

October 2019

New Eyes on New York and New England

New York to Boston

with Ron Ramsey

October 2019

Into The Sahara

Algeria

with Julian Droogan

November 2019