Tours by Category: History

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A curated directory of religious tours and spiritual journeys tagged with "history."

Tour Description Countries Duration Dates Min Price
Alentejo Wine Region and Évora Day Trip from Lisbon
Company: Viator
Destinations: Lisbon
Categories: cathedrals · history · temples

Explore the historic town of Évora and the beautiful Alentejo wine region on a day trip from Lisbon. Enjoy a guided walking tour of Évora, a UNESCO World Heritage town, and see landmarks like the Roman Temple, the Romanesque Gothic cathedral and the Bones Chapel. Take in views of the Alentejo wine region on the drive to Azetaio, where you will visit a wine cellar and enjoy a wine tasting. Details and booking→

Portugal 8 hours various dates $120.77
Private Tour: Abu Simbel by Minibus from Aswan
Company: Viator
Categories: academic · history · temples

See the magnificent temples of Abu Simbel on a minibus tour from Aswan. With a qualified Egyptologist as your guide, you'll enjoy a personalized visit to Abu Simbel on this private tour. With its four rock-hewn pharaohs, you'll agree that the Great Temple is one of the most impressive sites in Egypt, and the highlight of any trip to Egypt. Details and booking→

8 hours various dates $110.00
Kyoto and Nara Day Tour Including Golden Pavilion and Todai-ji Temple from Osaka
Company: Viator
Destinations: Ōsaka
Categories: castles · history · palaces · temples

See the main sights of both Kyoto and Nara in one day! This day trip from Osaka takes you on a morning tour of Nijo Castle, Kinkaku-ji Temple (Golden Pavilion), Kyoto Imperial Palace and Kitano Tenman-gu Shrine. After a Japanese lunch, visit landmarks in nearby Nara, home to Kasuga Shrine and the impressive Great Buddha of Todai-ji Temple. Upon hotel pickup, your guide will accompany you by motor coach, JR Rail and Kintetsu Rail, and inform you about the cultural treasures in each historical capital. Details and booking→

Japan 11 hours various dates $161.73
Private Tour: Luxor East Bank, Karnak and Luxor Temples
Company: Viator
Destinations: Luxor
Categories: academic · history · temples

Take a half-day private tour with a qualified Egyptologist guide exploring the East Bank of Luxor. You'll see two of the most impressive temples in Upper Egypt - Karnak and Luxor, while learning about ancient Egyptian history from your own personal guide.Special Offer - Book and travel before May 31, 2014 and save 10% off the recommended retail price - Book Now! Details and booking→

Egypt 3 hours various dates $48.60
5-Day Best of Taiwan Tour from Taipei: Sun Moon Lake, Taroko Gorge, Kaohsiung and Taitung
Company: Viator

This 5-day Taiwan tour will take you around the whole island, opening your eyes to the country’s diverse, astounding beauty and culture. Visit Sun Moon Lake and admire the remote beaches and rocky coastal scenery of places like Tarako National Park. Tour historic shrines and Buddhist temples such as Fo Guang Shan Monastery, explore bustling urban districts, and relax in natural hot springs. You’ll stay in 5-star hotels and travel aboard a comfortable coach, stopping in several locations for sightseeing tours with your English-speaking guide. Daily breakfasts and all entrance fees to attractions listed in the itinerary are included. Details and booking→

5 days, 4 nights various dates $581.90