Insight Vacations


Insight Vacations
It’s the art of touring in style. Insight Vacations has for 35 years offered an exclusive collection of premium and luxury escorted tours and cruises through Europe, North America and India…
Insight takes the hassle out of organising your premium holiday experience, from booking every hotel, arranging door-to-door transportation, handling luggage, booking priority entrances so you avoid the queues, making your dinner and entertainment reservations and acting as your personal concierge every step of the way.

Click here to watch: The Art of Travelling in Style
 
PEACE OF MIND PROMISE:
We're a proud member of the The Travel Corporation, leaders in travel for 100 years. Your future travel plans are safe with us.

WELL-BEING:
We have put new measures in place to protect your well-being and elevate our hygiene standards and protocols.

NO RISK DEPOSIT:
Secure your trip with a deposit and qualify for a 30-day refund guarantee.

FLEXIBILITY PROMISE:
You're free to change your travel plans up to 30 days prior to your trip's departure.

We have worked closely with the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) to guide and co-create their “New Normal Safe and Seamless Traveller Journey” global protocols.

INSIGHT’S COVID-19 TRAVEL PROTOCOLS

WE ARE COMMITTED TO YOUR WELL-BEING.
Click here to watch TTC's well-being video. 

As part of The Travel Corporation (TTC)  we’ve worked closely with the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and the World Health Organisation (WHO) to guide and co-create the “New Normal Safe and Seamless Traveller Journey” global protocols.
 
Now more than ever, being able to travel the world with confidence is necessary. When on an Insight Vacations tour, take comfort in knowing that you will travel, from start to finish, with a select group of like-minded travelers. You and your companions will have access to a 24/7 support team from one destination to the next, taking all the necessary precautions as advised by your Well-Being Director. Your well-being has always been our top priority and with our comprehensive approach outlined below, you can have peace of mind that when you travel with us you are in good hands travelling together.
 
3 WAYS WE'RE COMMITTED TO YOUR WELL-BEING:

1. ALWAYS-ON SUPPORT TEAM

Expertly-trained Travel Director: Your Travel Director has been trained in enhanced hygiene and distancing standards. Supported by your Well-Being Director, they will monitor compliance and guest well-being.
 * New* Your Well-Being Director: A dedicated Well-Being Director, with the latest health authority and local government guidelines, will be available on all tours of more than 20 guests. They will ensure daily adherence to all well-being protocols and always be available to support guests.*
• Diligent driver: Your driver has been trained to ensure your transportation and luggage is hygienically managed, so you can travel hassle-free. They’ll get you from one destination to the next with ease and sanitise all coach surfaces throughout your tour.
Global around-the-clock support team: In addition to your dedicated on the road team, our operations and guest support teams remain available behind the scenes, in contact and on call 24/7.
 
Click here to watch a video on your well-being director.
*Well-Being Directors are not available on Australia and New Zealand tours. Well-Being Directors can be arranged for Custom Groups for a supplementary charge.

2. HYGIENE PROTOCOLS & DISTANCING

•Travel declaration: All team members and guests will complete a personal travel declaration before joining their tour. If a guest has tested positive for COVID-19 (or is travelling with someone who has), they will not be able to join the tour until cleared as “fit for travel” by a medical professional.
Smaller groups, more personal space: With our smaller groups and uniquely reconfigured coaches with fewer seats, you can travel as part of a social travel bubble and still maintain your physical distance and benefit from more personal space.
Air filters: Air within the coach is completely filtered and changed on average every 2 to 3 minutes, faster than most hospital operating theatres, which is mandated at 3 to 4 minutes. Our air filtration system is designed to create an efficient vertical and safe airflow that helps ensure impurities, like Covid aerosols, are not spread.
Quality assurance: Your Well-Being Director is responsible for the quality assurance of all hotels, restaurants and other venues you visit during each journey. Quality checks will ensure that all travel partners meet local regulations and the established TTC, WTTC and WHO well-being protocols.
Hygiene equiment: Hand sanitiser is accessible and freely available. We ask that you bring your own face mask and gloves, but in the case of emergency, personal protective equipment will be distributed to you.
Sanitised surfaces: All frequently touched surfaces inside your coach — including handrails, doors, tables, overhead lockers — plus your luggage handles, will be disinfected multiple times each day.
Priority access: With priority access at landmark sites, you skip the queues and have greater opportunity to maintain your physical distance while sightseeing.

3. 24/7 INCIDENT RESPONSE

Always up to date: Our teams are always up to date and continue to adjust to the changing regulations from health authorities and local governments. They make changes behind the scenes so you are able to enjoy your tour.
Incident response protocol:  Should an incident arise on tour, rest assured that we have protocols in place. We will direct distancing and coordinate with local medical support and testing. We will liaise with local authorities to follow directives, which will vary across countries, and support you every step of the way.

BRINGING BACK THE GOLDEN ERA OF TRAVEL

A journey with Luxury Gold is about having personalised time and space. It's about being able to relax, knowing that someone is attending to all the details. It's benefiting from our extensive travel expertise, that brings about VIP experiences and other perfectly planned activities, from superb service at magnificent hotels to savouring delicious cuisine. On our guided holidays, we balance these inclusions with the free time to personalise your journey in the moment. This crafting is done in real time through the skill, knowledge, relationships and connections of your Travelling Concierge. We look forward to welcoming you on a journey soon and turning your travels into gold.

Click here to watch: A Journey Beyond the Ordinary

​Book With Confidence

PEACE OF MIND PROMISE: We're a proud member of the The Travel Corporation, leaders in travel for 100 years. Your future travel plans are safe with us.
WELL-BEING: We have put new measures in place to protect your well-being and elevate our hygiene standards and protocols.
DEPOSIT PROTECTION :If you need to cancel your trip after you have made your deposit, enjoy a 5-year guarantee on your no risk deposit.
FLEXIBILITY PROMISE:You're free to change your travel plans up to 30 days prior to your trip's departure.

We have worked closely with the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) to guide and co-create their “New Normal Safe and Seamless Traveller Journey” global protocols.

Packages

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ID # 1616
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R43 315
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8 Days from Berlin to Munich

Valid: 27 Nov 21 to 06 Dec 21
Duration: 8 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg including approximate airport taxes, 7 night’s in hand picked hotel accommodatio[...]
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ID # 1126
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R45 800
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At the geographical heart of mainland Europe

Valid: 03 Jun 22 to 12 Jun 22
Duration: 10 Days
Includes: 9 Nights hand picked hotel accommodation, Personal radio headsets, gives you the freedom to wander during visits to fam[...]
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ID # 2017
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R46 090
per person sharing incl. taxes

Monasteries, monuments and ancient sites

Valid: 07 May 22 to 15 May 22
Duration: 7 Days
Includes: Unique Insight Experience: Discover traditional pottery methods at an artist's studio in Mycenae., 9 Top rated highligh[...]
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ID # 2925
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R47 995
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Bring back the magic of travel with up to 15% off!

Valid: 30 Apr 22 to 09 May 22
Duration: 8 Days
Includes: 8 Days Easy Pace Russia Insight Vacations trip, 7 Nights in hand picked hotel accommodation, 7 Breakfasts and 2 Dinners[...]
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Includes R4,965 pp savings! 
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ID # 2652
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R49 800
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Delve beneath the surface of these two amazing countries

Valid: 22 Apr 22 to 02 May 22
Duration: 9 Days
Includes: 9 Day Amazing Spain and Portugal Insight Vacations Tour, 8 Nights hand picked hotel accommodation, 8 Breakfasts and 3 D[...]
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ID # 2878
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R50 220
per person sharing incl. taxes

14 days from Kraków to Warsaw

Valid: 24 Mar 22 to 08 Apr 22
Duration: 14 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg including approximate airport taxes, Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing, 13 nigh[...]
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ID # 3468
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R50 465
per person sharing incl. taxes

Bring back the magic of travel with up to 15% off!

Valid: 16 Jun 22 to 26 Jun 22
Duration: 9 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg including approximate airport taxes, 9 Day The Bohemian Insight Vacations trip through[...]
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Includes R5315 pp savings! 
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ID # 979
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R50 695
per person sharing

Visit Anchorage, Denali N.P., Talkeetna, Seward and more!

Valid: 16 May 22 to 22 May 22
Duration: 7 Days
Includes: 7 Day Jewels of Alaska Insight Vacations tour, 6 Nights hand picked hotel accommodation , 6 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches and 3[...]
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ID # 341
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R50 700
per person sharing

Travel through 8,000 years of history

Valid: 04 Jun 22 to 12 Jun 22
Duration: 9 Days
Includes: 8 Nights accommodation in hand picked hotels, 1 Afternoon Tea, 8 Breakfast, 1 Dinner, 5 Dinner with Wine, A highly-skil[...]
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ID # 3184
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R51 295
per person sharing incl. taxes

10 Days, Start Casablanca, End Casablanca

Valid: 24 Sep 21 to 05 Oct 21
Duration: 10 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg including approximate airport taxes, 9 Nights in Hand Picked hotel accommodation [...]
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ID # 3474
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R52 905
per person sharing incl. taxes

Bring back the magic of travel with up to 15% off!

Valid: 27 Aug 21 to 05 Sep 21
Duration: 8 Days
Includes: 8 Day Normandy, Brittany & The Loire Valley Insight Vacations trip, 7 Nights in hand picked hotel accommodation, 7 [...]
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Includes R7410 pp savings! 
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ID # 3034
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R55 525
per person sharing incl. taxes

Historic sites, natural wonders and value for money

Valid: 02 Oct 21 to 18 Oct 21
Duration: 15 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg including approximate airport taxes, 14 Nights accommodation in handpicked hotels, 14 [...]
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ID # 3469
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R55 930
per person sharing incl. taxes

Bring back the magic of travel with up to 15% off!

Valid: 18 May 22 to 30 May 22
Duration: 13 Days
Includes: 13 Day Undiscovered Ireland Insight Vacations trip, 12 Nights in hand picked hotel accommodation, 12 Breakfast, 6 Dinne[...]
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Includes R9870 pp savings! 
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ID # 1457
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R56 995
per person sharing incl. taxes

Open to fully vaccinated South African travelers!

Valid: 20 Dec 21 to 28 Dec 21
Duration: 7 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg including approximate airport taxes, 6 nights in hand picked hotel accommodation, 6 Br[...]
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ID # 349
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R57 655
per person sharing incl. taxes

Discover a treasure trove of cultural riches

Valid: 07 May 22 to 16 May 22
Duration: 8 Days
Includes: Hotel and restaurant tips are included, 8 Day Italian Intermezzo Insight Vacations Tour, Return flights from Johannesbu[...]
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ID # 904
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R58 600
per person sharing

Discover three of Italy's most cultural cities

Valid: 08 May 22 to 17 May 22
Duration: 10 Days
Includes: From time to time, your Travel Director will enchant you with an Insight Flourish, which is a local specialty represent[...]
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ID # 3033
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R59 989
per person sharing incl. taxes

Illustrious pyramids, royal tombs and breathtaking temples

Valid: 10 Aug 21 to 20 Aug 21
Duration: 10 Nights
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg including approximate airport taxes, 8 Nights in handpicked accommodation including 4 [...]
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ID # 1273
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R60 815
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From sunny Algrave beaches to vineyards in Douro Valley

Valid: 30 Sep 21 to 12 Oct 21
Duration: 11 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg, Approximate Airport Taxes, 11 Day Country Roads of Portugal Insight Vacations tour, 1[...]
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ID # 346
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R69 400
per person sharing

Pristine landscapes, idyllic islands and sun-dappled seas

Valid: 04 Jun 22 to 17 Jun 22
Duration: 14 Days
Includes: Exceptional Sightseeing & Priority Admissions in all towns and cities, 13 nights' accommodation in Premium hote[...]
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ID # 3470
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R70 135
per person sharing incl. taxes

Bring back the magic of travel with up to 15% off!

Valid: 16 Jun 22 to 29 Jun 22
Duration: 12 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg including approximate airport taxes, 12 Days Italian Elegance Insight Vacations trip, [...]
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Includes R10,485 pp savings! 
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ID # 1821
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R72 220
per person sharing incl. taxes

Along the Nile through many of Egypt's cities

Valid: 05 Oct 21 to 13 Oct 21
Duration: 7 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg, Approximate airport taxes, 6 Breakfasts (B), 1 Afternoon Tea (AT), 3 Lunches (L), 3 D[...]
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ID # 1710
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R74 443
per person sharing incl. taxes

A verdant utopia for travellers.

Valid: 19 Nov 21 to 30 Nov 21
Duration: 10 Days
Includes: Return flights from Johannesburg, Approximate airport taxes, 9 Nights accommodation in 5 hand picked hotels , 9 Br[...]
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ID # 3467
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R90 760
per person sharing incl. taxes

Bring back the magic of travel with up to 15% off!

Valid: 30 Apr 22 to 15 May 22
Duration: 14 Days
Includes: 14 Days Country Roads of Switzerland Insight Vacations Tour, 13 Nights hand picked hotel accommodation, 13 Breakfast, 5[...]
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Includes R10,980 pp savings!