What We Do…

Political Tours is a revolutionary concept for travellers passionate about politics and current affairs. We offer group tours and tailor-made trips to destinations around the globe.


Our next tour:  South Africa Feb 27 – March 8, 2015

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Tours of South Africa

South Africa

Join us on a highly acclaimed look at the country post-apartheid
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North Korea – DPRK Tour

North Korea

Book now to explore a rarely seen
part of Communist North Korea
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Bosnia and Serbia Tour

Bosnia and Serbia

Book now to examine relations between Bosnia and Serbia
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Tours of China


Book now and see how China is fast becoming the world’s leading economy
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Political Tours featured in the FT


Tours that work like a news documentary.
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Political Tours featured in the FT


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Political Tours featured on the BBC


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Political Tours featured on NPR Radio

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From North Korea to China, Iran to South Africa, we'll happily answer any of your travel and tour questions, where ever and when ever you want to go in the world.


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Tours for 2015

We start the year in South Africa, then visit North Korea and the Middle East in another year of ground breaking study tours.


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Day Tours

Nicholas Wood our Director, has been named once again as a Conde Nast Top Travel Specialist for the second year in a row. Arrange your Bespoke or Day Tour now...


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Think Tanks, NGO's, Universities & Institutions

We can significantly boost your work. We can help set up fund-raising trips, in-depth study tours and awareness campaigns on your behalf. Talk to one of our experts or advisors and see our case studies...


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Our contacts are second to none. If you want to understand an emerging market or get to grips with a key political, social or economic trend, we'll take you there.


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Tours this Autumn and 2015
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Tour Israel and Palestine
Since we launched Political Tours back in 2011 – inspired, as...

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