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Welcome to Luxury Gold

Enjoy the finest end to end experience on the world's leading limited edition small group tours.

Enjoy the finest end to end experience on the world's leading limited edition small group tours. With an average of 18 guests, every journey is filled with unrivalled Passport Moments, the golden threads that create your extraordinary vacation. The sounds of Mozart soaring after hours under frescoed palace ceilings. Flavours of spice from Delhi’s street vendors. Sustainable ways to live, cook and savour at a pioneering Michelin starred restaurant. If passports were stamped with experiences instead of place, they would be imprinted with these exceptional moments. Curated exclusively for you.

Friends & Family Sale - book by 31Mar24

Save up $5,736* per couple:  With this exclusive offer, you can experience the most extraordinary destinations, visit renowned sites with VIP access and dine at the most sought-after restaurants. You have until 31 March to save on all of the select tours and departure dates with Luxury Gold's Friends and Family Private Sale.

23 days Grand South America, departs 4 May 2024, save $5,736 per couple.  Embark on the grandest of South American tours. Take a panoramic train to Machu Picchu, cruise Lake Titicaca, taste Chilean wine, meet gauchos and dine at a Brazilian steakhouse.

12 days Treasures of the Incas, departs 4 May 2024, save $2,616 per couple.  Indulge in Peru from vibrant Lima to untouched cloud forests. Discover Peru’s textiles, working tea plantations, the Sacred Valley welcomed by a shaman and the otherworldly Machu Picchu.

12 days Classic South America, departs 15 May 2024, save $3,236 per couple.  See the sights of Santiago, enjoy wine tasting in Casablanca Valley and get up close with Eva Peron’s famous balcony in Buenos Aires as you discover the best of Argentina, Brazil & Chile.

9 days Majesty of the Rockies, departs 17 August 2024, save $3,400 per couple.  Travel through the majestic Rocky Mountains, including a world-renowned train journey aboard the incredible Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf service.

10 days Majestic Switzerland, departs 21 July 2024, save $2,800 per couple.  From St. Moritz to Zermatt and onto Geneva, this once-in-a-lifetime itinerary ventures across Switzerland aboard the Glacier Express.

12 days Timeless Scandinavia, departs 29 June 2024, save $2,700 per couple.  Discover the mountains, waterfalls and the world famous beauty of the pristine fjords.

13 days Spain & Portugal in Style, departs 19 July 2024, save $2,400 per couple.  Step into the rich worlds of Spain and Portugal, from the white-washed alleys of Seville to the museums of Madrid and Lisbon.

9 days Spectacular South Africa, departs 5 June 2024, save $3,000 per couple.  Savour sunset from Table Mountain and the wine of South Africa's famous vineyards.

10 days British Royale, departs 19 September 2024, save $2,000 per couple.  Explore royal palaces, stately gardens, historic cities and the birthplace of Shakespeare on this tour of Britain

11 days Ultimate Ireland, departs 28 September 2024, save $2,600 per couple.  From the Titanic shipyards in Belfast to the dance halls in Killarney, this tour of the Emerald Isle is guaranteed to delight. 

12 days Ultimate Southern France, departs 16 June 2024, save $2,600 per couple.  Relax and Unwind as you explore the captivating coasts of France & Monaco.

12 days Ultimate Italy, departs 6 September 2024, save $3,000 per couple.  Sail to the sun-drenched island of Capri, sit down to an Italian feast at a Michelin-starred restaurant and visit the Doge's Palace in Venice on this tour.

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Luxury Gold Experience

Welcome home to our carefully curated selection of places to stay. A true immersion in each destination. Luxury hotels and resorts along with unique and boutique accommodations are part of every journey.

Luxury and Beyond
Your every need will be attended to. Enjoy magnificent locations, glamorous properties, and superior service. Belmond, JW Marriott, Intercontinental and Red Carnation Luxury Hotels and are just a few of our trusted partners, along with unique boutique accommodations. Whether you want to put your feet up or let your hair down, your encounter with excellence begins the moment you wake up and continues through each decadent night’s rest.

Check Out of Ordinary
Enchanting Irish castles, to cozy mountain chalets you’ll also enjoy a sensational array of one of-a-kind stays, with discovery around every corner and wonder outside every window. 

Cuisine and travel go hand in hand. At the heart of each journey, culinary experiences are highlights, not just meals. The best fine dining and local gastronomic tours are hand selected and integrated into every journey.

Michelin Star and Acclaimed Restaurants
Tasting is believing. Linger in Michelin-starred restaurants. Exquisite surroundings and impeccable service bring a side of wonder that make every meal an unrivalled experience. Here’s a taste of what luxury dining you can expect.

Gastronomic Variety
Variety is always on the menu. The breadth and depth of dining choices take you deep into the soul of a place. From flavours that flirt to textures that tease, you’ll enjoy gastronomic sensations on every journey. Step in with the locals on foodie street tours. Create delicious favourites with local gourmands. Indulge at winery picnics and enjoy breakfast in bed. The new golden age of travel offers a smorgasbord of incredible dining options infused with discovery and adventure.

Enjoy luxury concierge services on your journey within your small group setting. You’ll enjoy flawless personal service tailored to you. This is the new gold standard in luxury travel.

Small Group Journeys
Enjoy a bespoke experience within an intimate setting of an average of 20 guests, meaning a personal one-to-one experience. Exclusively for you

Your Personal Travel Concierge
Your Travel Concierge is an expert on your destination. And your tastes. At your service, 24/7, with you every step of the way. They will lead you through under-the-radar history, introduce you to undiscovered artisans, and connect you to the humanity and culture of your destination. They know what you need before you need it. Every detail or desire is tailored for you. They are the embodiment of ‘driven by service’ – the founding philosophy on which our company is built.

Personalise Your Days
On most days you can enjoy a choice of included experiences to personalise your journey. Plus, your personal Travel Concierge goes the extra mile and combines insider knowledge with the ultimate black book of contacts to further customise your trip. Whether it’s concerts or cuisine, the Renaissance or relaxation or something else entirely, your Travel Concierge will feed your passions or spark your curiosity.

Curated travel with VIP access. Unique luxury experiences at your fingertips. This is VIP vacations like no other.

Beyond the Velvet Rope
Front-of-the-queue priority. Behind-the-scenes access. Before and after-hours visits. Ours aren’t your everyday experiences. Enjoy rare insights into the world’s most majestic landmarks, with personal anecdotes from those in the know. Here’s a sample of what you’ll experience.

Founder’s Collection
Go beyond your expectations. European nobility. Legendary locals and celebrated icons. Mingle with the people who have shaped the history of the places you go. Curated by our founder, the late Stanley Tollman, these are his friendships from across the globe brought to you through exclusive meet and greets.

World's Great Luxury Trains

Step onboard and back in time with these exclusive train tours in Switzerland, South Africa, Canada, and New Zealand. The incredible “golden extensions” in South Africa and Canada are limited to select departures as listed in the journey page departure calendar. The train experiences in Switzerland and New Zealand are always included.

South Africa's Rovos Rail
Travel in luxurious elegance from Pretoria to the majestic Victoria Falls aboard the historic Rovos Rail, encompassing the timeless grace and high romance of African exploration. Relax in wood-paneled vintage coaches as some of the most varied scenery imaginable unfolds beyond the windows. With first-class service and luxurious accommodations, savor delicious cuisine accompanied by South Africa’s finest wines.

Canada's Rocky Mountaineer with GoldLeaf Service
You’ll meander through Canada’s Rocky Mountains onboard a luxurious train that ensures you don’t miss any of the magnificent vistas. Uniquely outfitted with panoramic windows and glass-domed train cars, you’ll take in every snowy peak, lush forest and rushing creek. You can even step out onto a refreshing outdoor viewing platform to feel even more connected with the natural environment.

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