Swagman Tours has been offering unique itineraries and unbeatable value for 30 years. We started out offering camping tours in the Australian outback, but we have expanded our portfolio to offer specialised travel, as follows:
Swagman Africa can help you plan anything, anywhere in Africa… it may be a holiday, business trip or conference; an overland journey privately or with Sunway Safaris or Nomad Africa Adventures, camping or in lodges; a game lodge retreat, a city immersion or island escapes. Our extensive personal experience in and around Africa will help make the most of your opportunities there.
Our Farm Tours, or AgriTours, offer a unique way to see the world – join our escorts to gain insights into different farming methods and technology, exploring behind the scenes while experiencing the local sightseeing highlights as well.
Swagman India & Sri Lanka offers you the chance to discover worlds rich in colour, culture, history and wildlife on guide-assisted independent itineraries. Complementary discoveries exist in the other sub-continent countries Bhutan, Sikkim and Nepal.
Stopovers in Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Doha in the Middle East have become popular with the increase of airlines flying those routes. Swagman Middle East have developed longer itineraries in these regions since, with incredible history and spectacular scenery, a stopover is just a taste of the treasure that lies beyond.
At Back-Roads, we’ve spent over 25 years crafting small group holidays that delve a little bit deeper. Travelling scenic roads beyond the reach of large vehicles, our tours invite you to see each destination through the eyes of the people who know it best: the locals who call it home. From the snow-capped Bavarian Alps down to sun-baked Essaouira, and from the awe-inspiring temples of Cambodia to picturesque Vietnam, Back-Roads tours showcase the very best that Europe and Asia have to offer. Experience the Back-Roads difference and connect with the culture, cuisine and history of the fascinating places you visit on our award-winning tours.
Botanica’s specialised itineraries combine iconic, must-see destinations with the opportunity to tour stately homes, castles, chateaux and magnificent gardens. On some tours you can even combine your land sightseeing with a luxurious cruise. Travel With Like-minded People – Travelling with people who share a common interest is a great way to make new friends and ensure your comfort as part of a group. Share your botanical knowledge and experience with travellers and likewise learn from others. Learn From Botanical Guides and Guest Lecturers – On most tours we provide a specialist Botanical Guide to enhance your touring experience. Our Botanical Guides offer a wealth of information about each garden you visit. Flexibility of Freedom of Choice Touring Options – On many days, we offer you a selection of sightseeing activities so that you can personalise your holiday at no extra cost. Alternatively, choose to have some free time. Visit Iconic and Private Gardens – Our tours and cruises provide you with an opportunity to see the beautiful gardens you have read or heard about. Travel ‘Off the Beaten Track’ – You will discover hidden gems you didn’t know existed. We will also take you to places that are difficult to find on your own or that are open exclusively for Botanica groups. Relax Knowing All Gratuities are Included in the Price – With Botanica you never need to worry about tipping as it is all included in the tour price. Leisurely Touring without Constant Early Morning Starts – Our itineraries are carefully planned to ensure that you can take your time to explore each garden you visit on tour, with minimal driving time between each destination.