We are increasing asked to put together bespoke tours for small to large groups within a large range of budgets. This is because we have access to a range of unique experiences, hotels, restaurants and are fully insured for your peace of mind. Please do look at our European and UK tours section for a full list of the bespoke tour options for groups.
Access to a range of unique experiences, hotels, restaurants and are fully insured for peace of mind.
Each guide is personally selected for their knowledge on the tour subject and how they explain what happened and why. On larger tours, there is a tour leader to ensure that your trip runs smoothly.
We prefer the smaller to medium size group of up to 25 people to get the most out of these tours.
When you book a Tour with a member of The Travel Vault, the booking you have made will be financially protected. You are covered from the initial deposit through to paying the full balance of a booking.
The Commandos, were formed in June 1940, following a request from Winston Churchill, for special forces that could carry out raids against German-occupied Europe. Initially drawn from within the British Army from soldiers who volunteered for the Special Service Brigade, the Commandos' ranks would eventually be filled by members of all branches of the British Armed Forces. By the end of the war 25,000 men had passed through the Commando course at Achnacarry.
They may have been “overpaid, oversexed and over here” as the envious men of WWII Britain had it, but the might of the American military based in our country was to prove decisive in securing the final victory. But its impact was more than tha...
The Battle of the Bulge was the last major German offensive campaign on the Western Front during World War II. The offensive was intended to stop Allied use of the Belgian port of Antwerp and to split the Allied lines, allowing the Germans to encircl...
This is more than your average military history tour. We explore the battlefield from various angles and provide a different perspective on the D-Day landings by seeing the beaches from the sea. We will cover both the American and British sectors, in...
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The United Kingdom has evolved from a series of annexations, unions and separations of constituent countries over several hundred years.
France reached its political and military zenith in the early 19th century under Napoleon Bonaparte, subjugating much of continental Europe and establishing the First French Empire.
Italian explorers discovered new routes to the Far East and the New World, helping to usher in the European Age of Discovery.
A major country of the Age of Discovery, Spain began the conquest of the New World in 1492, giving rise to the Spanish Empire.
Various Germanic tribes have inhabited the northern parts of modern Germany since classical antiquity. A region named Germania was documented before AD 100.
In the early medieval era, Christianity, Islam, Judaism, and Zoroastrianism became established on India's southern and western coasts.
One of the oldest countries in Europe, its territory has been continuously settled, invaded and fought over since prehistoric times.