Journey into the Heart of History 

Archaeological, Educational, Historical and Cultural Tours Led by Renowned Scholars

Far Horizons is unique.  Our tours are different.  Led by renowned scholars and created by a visionary staff, our tours offer adventure, education, camaraderie, and an understanding of the world’s cultures – both past and present.

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Upcoming Trips


Bulgaria Tour: Land of History

18 Days
Availability : October 1 – 18, 2023
Travel to Bulgaria: Thracian tombs, gold and silver hoards, medieval cities, rock-hewn churches, the Madara Rider rock relief

Spain: Archaeology & History

Availability : New in 2024
Conquest, Reconquista, and the world of the Conquistadors: From Rome and Arabs to the Americas

Eastern India: From Bodh Gaya to Kolkata to Puri

16 Days
Availability : January 6 – 21, 2024
Travel through remote areas of Eastern India, to see Hindu temples, Buddhist monasteries and stupas, Intricately carved Jain Caves, and three UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

What to Expect with Far Horizons

Scholar-led Tours

Every tour is led by a well-respected PhD scholar.

Behind-the-scenes Access

Our tours have backstage access with on-site specialists.

Small Groups

Our tours have a maximum headcount of 14.

Unique Trips

Daily itineraries of tours are unique and noteworthy.

Trusted Partnerships

For more than thirty years we have donated to archaeological and other projects in all our destinations.

Customer Service

Our offerings are personalized with full-attention to detail.

Allow Us To Assist You In Discovering Wonders Around the Globe

Discover why our clients travel with us again and again!

We’ve given you a taste of what you can expect on each tour from an overarching summary, to a gallery of images, to a daily itinerary. You can read the biographies for each of our PhD Tour Scholars or read reviews from past guests who have traveled with us. We created a series of blogs that explore various sites, regions, and cultures for your enjoyment. That said, we pride ourselves on having a personal relationship with each of you. If you have questions about any aspect of a tour, we would love to speak to you and personally assist you. Whether you are interested in joining one of our unique itineraries or you are curious about having us create a custom trip you won’t find anywhere else, we want to hear from you, we want to assist you, we want to take part in creating lasting memories that you will forever cherish.

Blogs & Travel Guides

A Journey Through UNESCO Sites of the Viking Age

Join Far Horizons as we explore six UNESCO World Heritage Sites that illuminate the fascinating world of Viking history.
tunisia colosseum in el djem

A Guide to Tunisia’s History and Culture

Join Far Horizons for our exploration of the history and culture of Tunisia, a country we visit on our epic 16-day Wonders of Tunisia tour.
Temple of Apollo Syracuse Sicily Italy

A Tour of the Island’s UNESCO World Heritage Treasures

Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean, has long been a melting pot of cultures, civilizations, and history.

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