Discover The World

As one of the UK’s leading tailor made destination specialists Discover the World has been offering exceptional holidays to extraordinary parts of the world for 35 years.

  • The world's leading Iceland experts since 1983
  • Icehotel's worldwide preferred partner 
  • Personalised holidays tailored to you
  • No Surcharge Guarantee
  • Travel Disruption Protection - our team are on call 24/7 to help at no additional cost
  • We are fully bonded meaning complete financial security

From Iceland and Scandinavia, to Australia and New Zealand, Canada, Namibia, Antarctica, Chile and more - Discover the World’s dedicated and passionate team of travel advisors have travelled extensively in their respective destinations and give in-depth first hand knowledge and expertise. 

Whether you choose a tailor-made independent holiday, escorted small group tour, adventurous voyage or leisurely self-drive tour or city break, Discover the World will help you find the perfect holiday to suit your individual taste and budget.


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Our top 14 trips

Peninsula, Falklands & South Georgia

From: £9999.00

18-22 night Antarctic cruise offering spectacular history, dramatic landscapes and truly unforgettable wildlife experiences.

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Essential New Zealand

From: £1135.00

Discover the very best of New Zealand's must-see highlights on this 2-week self-drive.

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Frontier Lands of Papa New Guinea

From: £6722.00

Mysterious and magnificent. Join this outstanding 12-night expedition cruise and discover for yourself the fascinating cultures and scenic beauty of rarely explored Papua New Guinea.

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Wilderness Husky Adventure

From: £1833.00

3 nights, independent holiday. Drive your own team of huskies, spend a night at the Icehotel, and with luck the amazing northern lights will make an appearance, on this unforgettable short break.

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Northern Lights, Glaciers and Waterfalls

From: £523.00

This 4-night self drive in Iceland lets you explore the key highlights at your own pace, whilst also staying in a perfect location for northern lights viewing

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Tromso, Abisko & the Icehotel

From: £1492.00

7 nights, independent. This is a northern lights holiday to remember - perfectl for aurora hunters who want plenty of daytime adventures too!

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From: £1250.00

This 13-day leisurely self-drive holiday includes all the main highlights of South Africa and provides a great combination of city, beautiful landscapes, nature and exhilarating wildlife.

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Highlights of Chile

From: £2740.00

Observe the pink feathered flamingos & star studded skies of the north, then fly south to a world full of frozen water, towering granite peaks & hiking opportunities.

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Highlights of New Zealand

From: £2871.00

This fully inclusive 15 night escorted tour of New Zealand covers the highlights of this fantastic destination in comfort and style

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Classic Antarctica

From: £3734.00

9-12 nights, expedition cruise. A wide range of cruises and vessels offering an unequalled introduction to the scenery and wildlife of the great White Continent. Truly a holiday of a lifetime.

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Absolute Iceland

From: £5468.00

Travelling in a luxury 4WD vehicle, this superb holiday offers the ultimate Iceland guided experience.

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Essential Iceland

From: £790.00

7 nights self-drive. Visit some of the island s best-known natural wonders in the scenic south: waterfalls, historic Thingvellir, geysers, hot springs, mighty glaciers and icecaps to name a few.

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New Zealand 4x4 Hike and Drive

From: £2858.00

This 24-night self drive around New Zealand in your own 4x4 takes you off into NZ's back country as well as visiting well-known sights, national parks and renowned hiking trails.

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Glaciers, Grizzlies and Whales

From: £2199.00

Experience the scenic wonders and renowned wildlife of Alaska's Inside Passage on this twin centre holiday, from the icy wonderland of Glacier Bay to the grizzly bears of Admirality Island.

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