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.

In the Footsteps of Michelangelo

Bologna, Arezzo, Florence, Carrara and Rome

with Lorraine Kypiotis

24 April – 09 May 2020 (16 days)

TOUR POSTPONED **TO 16 – 31 OCTOBER 2020**

Van Eyck to Van Gogh: Artistic Highlights of the Low Countries

with Kate Kangaslahti

28 April – 06 May 2020 (9 days)

TOUR POSTPONED **UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**

Then & Now: Art and Culture in Israel and the Palestinian Territories

Israel and the Palestinian Territories

with Jane Hutcheon

03-15 May 2020 (13 days)

TOUR CANCELLED **DUE TO INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS**

Rhine Art and Music Cruise

Amsterdam to Basel on the MS Amadeus Silver III

with Christopher Lawrence, Thomas Abbott & Andy Bromberger

06–13 May 2020 (8 days)

TOUR POSTPONED **UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**

Art Treasures of Zurich and Basel

with Thomas Abbott

13–17 May 2020 (5 days)

TOUR POSTPONED **UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**

A Road Less Travelled

Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan

with Liz Gibson

22 May – 10 June 2020 (20 days)

TOUR POSTPONED **TO 11 – 30 SEPTEMBER 2020**

From Genghis to Kublai Khan

Mongolia

with Iain Shearer

01–10 June 2020 (10 days)

TOUR CANCELLED **DUE TO INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS**

Music, Ballet and Art in Melbourne

Beethoven’s Pastoral, Mahler’s Song of the Earth and Anna Karenina

with Andy Bromberger

04–07 June 2020 (4 days)

Open for sale

A Road Less Travelled

Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan

with Iain Shearer

15 June – 03 July 2020 (19 days)

Open for sale

Peru’s Cities of Gold

Cusco, Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley

with Julian Droogan

02–20 July 2020 (19 days)

Open for sale

Post-tour of the Nasca Lines

Peru

with Julian Droogan

20–22 July 2020 (3 days)

Open for sale

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

02–08 August 2020 (7 days)

Open for sale

Hidden Treasures of Central Asia

Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

with Iain Shearer

04–20 September 2020 (17 days)

Open for sale

Turkish Delights: Classic to Contemporary

Istanbul, Canakkale, Cappadocia and Pamukkale

with Jane Hutcheon

09–24 September 2020 (16 days)

Open for sale

Behind the Screens: A History of Fashion

London, Bath, Manchester and Liverpool

with Charlotte Smith

15–29 September 2020 (15 days)

Open for sale

Treasures of the National Capital

Canberra

with Alan Dodge

18–22 September 2020 (5 days)

Open for sale

Art Galleries of Regional Victoria

Bendigo, Ballarat and the NGV Winter Masterpieces

with Brian Ladd

20–25 September 2020 (6 days)

Open for sale

Opera, Music and Art in Wellington

New Zealand Opera, World of WearableArt®, Galleries and Winery

with Claudia Chan Shaw

23–27 September 2020 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Oku-Noto Triennale

Japan’s Noto Peninsula, Kanazawa and Kyoto

with John McBride

24 September – 02 October 2020 (9 days)

Open for sale

Islands of Hesperia

Sardinia and Corsica

with Christopher Allen

25 September – 09 October 2020 (15 days)

Open for sale

The Papal States

Bologna, Rome, Orvieto, Perugia

with Steven Miller

27 September – 08 October 2020 (12 days)

Open for sale

Journey Along the Silk Road

Xi’an to Dunhuang

with Joyce Morgan

08–22 October 2020 (15 days)

Open for sale

Treasures of Scotland

From the Lowlands to the Highlands, and the Hebrides to the Orkneys

with Kenneth Park

09–24 October 2020 (16 days)

Open for sale

Moorish Mosaic

From Marrakesh to Andalusia

with Brian Ladd

16 October – 01 November 2020 (17 days)

Open for sale

From Celadon to Samsung: South Korea

Seoul and Busan

with Ann MacArthur

23 October – 01 November 2020 (10 days)

Open for sale

New Zealand Now: Contemporary Art and Design

Auckland, Wellington, Dunedin and Christchurch

with Julie Ewington

26 October – 08 November 2020 (14 days)

Open for sale

Private Art Collections of Western Australia

Perth

with Alan Dodge

26–30 October 2020 (5 days)

Open for sale

Ethiopia: The Heart of African Civilisation

Addis Ababa and the Historical North

with Genevieve Jacobs

November 2020 (15 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Eternal Design

Japanese Art & Architecture through time

with Kathryn Hunyor

04–13 November 2020 (10 days)

Open for sale

Cyprus

Cyprus

with Julian Droogan

06–10 November 2020 (5 days)

Open for sale

Art Nouveau and the Belle Époque

Prague, Brussels and Paris

with Claudia Chan Shaw

09–23 November 2020 (15 days)

Open for sale

The Birth of Civilisation

An exclusive archaeological expedition to Egypt, Israel, Jordan & Cyprus

with Julian Droogan & Iain Shearer

10–21 November 2020 (12 days)

Open for sale

Jordan

Jordan

with Iain Shearer

21– 26 November 2020 (6 days)

Open for sale

William Morris in Adelaide

Adelaide, South Australia

with Michele Hill

22–28 November 2020 (7 days)

Open for sale

Two Bites of the Big Apple

Theatre and Art in New York

with Jonathan Biggins & Brian Ladd

30 November – 07 December 2020 (8 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

The Frankincense Route

Oman

with Jane Hutcheon

January 2021 (12 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Images of Indochina

Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia

with Joyce Morgan

March 2021 (12 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Drawing the Mornington Peninsula

Sculpture parks, galleries and gardens

with Jennifer Keeler-Milne

01–05 March 2021 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Allure of the Cote d’Azur

Nice, Aix-en-Provence, Avignon and Marseille

with Lorraine Kypiotis

April 2021 (12 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Regional Galleries of NSW

Orange, Bathurst and the Blue Mountains

with Fiona McIntosh

April 2021 (6 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Treasures of Portugal

Lisbon, Oporto, Coimbra, Evora and Braga

with Brian Ladd

April 2021 (13 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Inland Sea Odyssey

Japan

with John McBride

May 2021 (12 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Morris to Mackintosh

The Arts and Crafts Movement in England and Scotland

with Robert Reason

May 2021 (12 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

A Road Less Travelled

Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan

with Iain Shearer

May/June 2021 (19 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

The Eternal City Revisited

Rome

with Christopher Allen

19–23 May 2021 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Mediterranean Opera, Music and Art Cruise

Rome, Naples, Palermo, Catania and Valletta

with Christopher Lawrence & Christopher Allen

23–31 May 2021 (9 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Crossroads of Culture

Malta

with Christopher Allen

31 May – 02 June 2021 (3 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

New Art Spaces of Brisbane

Brisbane, Queensland

with Julie Ewington

June 2021 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Cities and Spaces of Scandinavia

Copenhagen, Stockholm and Helsinki

with Anthony Burke

June 2021 (14 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Cossacks, Tartars and Bolsheviks

Moscow, Vladimir, Suzdal, Nizhny Novgorod and Kazan

with Monica Attard

July 2021 (13 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

From the Danube to the Dalmatian Coast

Vienna to Dubrovnik

with Liz Gibson

September 2021 (16 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Journey Along the Silk Road: Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan

with Iain Shearer

September 2021 (18 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Marvellous Melbourne

Private Art Collections of Melbourne

with Kenneth Park

September 2021 (5 days

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Art Deco to Art Now: New Zealand

Wellington and Napier

with Claudia Chan Shaw

September/October 2021 (7 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

From the Sahara to the Sea

Morocco and Tunisia

with Alex McKay

October 2021 (16 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Regional Galleries of the South Coast NSW

with Fiona McIntosh

October 2021 (5 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Secret Treasures of Italy’s Princely Collections

Rome and Florence

with Steven Miller

October 2021 (12 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Magic Realism

Mexico City and Oaxaca

with Ron Ramsey

October 2021 (10 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

The Heart of African Civilisation

Ethiopia

with Jane Hutcheon

October 2021 (15 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

Lands of Myths and Heroes

Crete and the Peloponnese

with Julian Droogan

October 2021 (14 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

More than Meets the Eye

Contemporary Art, Architecture and Design in Japan

with Kathryn Hunyor

November 2021 (11 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**

New Art Spaces of Tasmania

Weekend of Art, Wine and Culture

with Gitte Weise

November 2021 (4 days)

ON REQUEST **Pre-Register Your Interest**