Small Group Journeys
Journeys for Women
designed by women, for women
This is a collection of escorted group journeys designed specifically by women, for women. The collection presents the opportunity for likeminded individuals to venture to some of the most inspirational, exotic and adventurous destinations on the planet with the companionship and security of a small group, and the knowledge and expertise of the best specialist guides.
Each journey is unique, designed by Director of The Classic Safari Company, Sarah Hoyland or one of her trusted ‘co-conspirators’. As a seasoned traveller she has stood on every continent on earth (twice!) and has been handcrafting bespoke journeys for over twenty years. Sarah brings a wealth of experience, boundless passion and a tireless commitment to creating mindful and engaging journeys that benefit local communities and conserve our planet's astonishing diversity. Whether you want to immerse yourself in ancient cultures, explore the wildlife of untouched wildernesses or shop ‘til you drop in some of the world's most exciting cities, all our journeys bear the hallmarks of exquisite boutique accommodation, professionalism and out-of-the-ordinary experiences simply not available off the shelf. Our journeys are the ultimate collection for any independent female adventurer who is passionate about travel and discovering the hidden corners of our spectacular planet.
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All our journeys are unique, one-off adventures with limited space.
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Mayhem in Morocco 2021A small group journey for women Scheduled to depart in September 2021 - 10 Days
Capture the essence of Morocco - the colour, history, contrasts and style - on this jam-packed journey through ancient Imperial cities, beneath the spectacular Atlas Mountains and along the Atlantic coastline. We will stay in stunning, traditional Riads, walk through picturesque Berber Villages & explore the fascinating labyrinthine alleys and medinas of Morocco’s most captivating cities; and all in the company of fabulous, likeminded ladies!
Treasures of Egypt 2021A small group journey for women Scheduled to depart 27 February 2021 - 13 days
Step back through the sands of time as you follow in the footsteps of the pharaohs! Travel from the capital of Cairo to Alexandria, Aswan, Abu Simbel and Luxor on this awe inspiring Journeys for Women foray through Egypt.
Celebrate Holi in India 2022The spring festival of colour March 2022 - 15 Days
‘Holi India' is an annual Journeys for Women sell out tour that is designed specifically to coincide with the annual Holi colour festival that celebrates the beginning of Spring. This spectacular itinerary will awaken your senses and touch your heart as you immerse yourself in all the wonders of India's holiest city, Varanasi, and as you explore the iconic highlights of Rajasthan's Golden Triangle.
Wonders of BhutanA small group journey for women August 2021 - 10 days (current departure date subject to CV19 status)
The tiny kingdom of Bhutan remains enigmatic, unspoilt and deeply spiritual. Oﬀ limits to travellers until 1974, today the country continues to preserve its customs and age‐old traditions and is regarded as one of the world's last ‘Shangri‐La's’ and an absolute 'bucket list' destination. Our journey focuses on the 3 iconic destinations, each jam packed with sites & ceremonies that will simply leave you in awe.
Here's to all the wonderful women that made this one of the most amazing trips I have ever been on. I cannot thank you enough. I loved every minute of it.Jenny, Sydney
What an amazing opportunity you have provided for all women through the Secret Women's Series - thank you, thank you, thank you!Libby, Sydney
I travel regularly and always organise everything myself. It was so refreshing not to have to do any of that, I didn't even bring the itinerary, just went with the flow.Rebecca, Sydney
Thank you for making our trip to India the trip of a lifetime. Your generosity of spirit, patience, gorgeous fun manner, “nothing is too much trouble” attitude, enormous level of expertise, and sharing your love of India with us all helped to contribute to a seamless, fun, incredible experience.Elizabeth, Sydney