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Insight Experiences

Insight Experiences

Turning one-of-a-kind moments into lifelong memories

With Insight, you’ll have access to immersive and authentic experiences that are unavailable to the independent traveller. Get to know your destination intimately with our meticulously designed activities, meaningful interactions, and expert local insights with our custom collection of more than 35 Insight Experiences.

Insight Choice Icon Introducing Insight Choice

We like to offer choice when it comes to how you spend your precious holiday time. New for 2020, we now offer you an Insight Choice between two included experiences on selected itineraries

Britain, Europe & North Africa
Featured Experiences

A Family Affair

A Family Affair

Grand Italy & Sicily

Enjoy a welcome drink while chef Alessandro’s nonna demonstrates rolling orecchiette pasta by hand, followed by a private, sit-down meal to remember.

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A Passion for Pintxos

A Passion for Pintxos

Easy Pace Spain

Discover the flavours and culture of the Old Town during a progressive dinner with your local foodie guide.

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Dine At Home in Spain

Dine At Home in Spain

Northern Spain

Indulge in local specialties at the home of Flor Santiago in Northern Spain. Taste her famous cider and learn her secrets for authentic Spanish cuisine.

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Dinner at the Olive Mill

Dinner at the Olive Mill

Country Roads of Portugal

Sail across Lake Alqueva to the tiny, whitewashed town of Monsaraz, Portugal. Your boat captain takes you to his family’s restaurant in a former olive mill for a delicious dinner with wine.

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VIP Vatican

VIP Vatican Visit

Road to Rome

Enjoy VIP fast-track entry to the Sistine Chapel and Vatican Museum, including rare access to the original 16th-century Bramante Staircase (off-limits to the public).

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Londonderry Walk

Londonderry Walk

British & Ireland Discovery

Take a guided exploration of the city with vivid storyteller Ronan McNamara.

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On Top of the World

On Top of the World

Highlights of Europe

Ride to the top of the stunning Stanserhorn to meet with a bona fide Swiss Ranger and learn all about unique alpine ecology.

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Viennese Coffee Shop

Viennese Coffee Shop

Romantic European

Sit down in Sigmund Freud’s beloved Café Central for an enlightening culture talk. Enjoy local coffee and Viennese Sachertorte.

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Umbrian Cooking Class

Umbrian Cooking Demo

Country Roads of Umbria & Tuscany

Make a meal with Farmer and Chef Lorenzo in his Italian farm kitchen in Orvieto.

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Fresh Oysters From the Sea

Fresh Oysters from the Sea

Country Roads of Croatia

Go sailing with oyster farmer Tomislav for a taste of the freshest seafood in Croatia.

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Meet the Gelato Maestro

Meet a Gelato Maestro

Country Roads of Italy

Learn the secret to gourmet gelato with maestro Sergio Dondoli in Tuscany’s San Gimignano.

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Tea in a Scottish Castle

Tea in a Scottish Castle

Best of Ireland & Scotland

Enjoy afternoon tea at Ardgowan Estate with Scottish Baronet Sir Ludovic Shaw-Stewart.

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Home Cooking in Sarajevo

Home-Cooked Meal in Sarajevo

Treasures of the Balkans

Get a taste of Bosnian home-cooking and the natural hospitality of the Lemes family.

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Hurling in Kilkenny

Hurling in Kilkenny

Country Roads of Ireland

Meet a local hurling player for insight into one of the oldest games in the world.

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Dogsled Champ

Dogsled Camp

Grand Scandinavia

Experience Arctic Norway with dog-sled champion Trine Lyrek over a tasty Nordic barbecue.

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SphinxSecrets

Sphinx Secrets

Wonders of Egypt

Discover the pyramids of Giza with a certified Egyptologist.

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Swiss Wines

Swiss Wines

Glorious Switzerland

Sip a glass of Swiss sunshine at a 17th-century wine estate overlooking Lake Geneva.

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USA & Canada Featured Experiences

Crazy Horse Memorial

Crazy Horse Memorial

Grand Journey of America's West

Gain exclusive access to Crazy Horse Memorial, dedicated to all Native Americans. Ascend to the top of the Memorial - not accessible to other visitors - to come face to face with the heroic Lakota warrior.

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Meet A Naturalist Guide

Meet A Naturalist Guide

New England's Fall Foliage

Meet Chris Lewey, a naturalist expert who connects his professional passion with his lifestyle – he’s been off the grid since 1998! He gives an informative presentation where he explains to you all about the beautiful New Hampshire countryside.

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Dine With a Local New Yorker

Dine With a Local New Yorker

Classic Mid-Atlantic

Dine in the home of a local with your EatWith host in New York City and hear about their life in the city that never sleeps.

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The Life of a Scallop Fisherman

The Life of a Scallop Fisherman

Landscapes of the Canadian Maritimes

Meet Brad Hewey, a former scallop fisherman and Digby local who will tell you about life fishing one of the region’s key delicacies before a Sea-to-Table dinner.

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A Wildlife Adventure

A Wildlife Adventure

Canadian Rockies & Pacific Coast

Experience an exhilarating Blue River Safari along the spectacular Grizzly Bear Valley, spanning 12 km and situated halfway between Quaaout Lodge and Jasper. Witness the local wildlife before enjoying lunch on a tranquil floating restaurant.

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Uncover an L.A. Classic

Uncover an L.A. Classic

Great Western American Adventure

Visit the last of Los Angeles' great movie palaces. Having once played host to notable stars including Charlie Chaplin, it is no longer open to the public. You’ll have the opportunity to explore this private venue, built in 1931, with a Local Expert.

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