Matt was such a phenomenal tour leader. I feel like we accomplished so much in twelve days. We did so much it was worth every penny. Before the tour even ended we were talking about when we would take our next one.
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Expat Explore is one of Europe's best-value tour operators. In fact, we have been conducting expert-led coach tours to Europe and the UK for over 15 years! The business was founded by South Africans Carl Cronje and Jakes Maritz in 2005. They have always been passionate about making travel possible for everyone. Their focus was on making travel affordable and memorable, and to this day, it remains our passionate focus.
Over the past decade, as our team continued exploring incredible destinations, our group tour offerings grew, and today we offer over 50 tour programmes all around the world. This includes adventures through the USA and Canada, Africa, the Middle East, South America and Asia!
Expat Explore – Travel made possible.
At Expat Explore, we pride ourselves on tailoring fun, affordable adventures that feature comfortable accommodation, expert guides and convenient transport.
Every hotel and restaurant is hand-picked, and every tour is carefully designed to provide our guests with the travel experience of a lifetime. You can find your next tour experience right here on our website. We offer surprisingly low rates and you don't need to pay in full when you book - a 10% deposit secures your seat for most of our tours!
Keen to explore one country at a time? Sure thing. Or how about a multi-country trip that allows you to tick off a few bucket-list destinations all in one go? We do those as well! There is a whole wide world out there to explore, and our group vacation options allow you to choose the way you want to do so.
Each tour group is accompanied by an experienced and passionate Expat Explore tour leader who will introduce you to the rich history, fantastic food and vibrant culture of the countries you visit. We have no upper-age restrictions and welcome explorers from all walks of life - single travellers, families, couples, young adults and anyone else in search of fun and adventure!
And with all our tour dates guaranteed to depart, you can book with us safe in the knowledge that you’ll have the experience of a lifetime with Expat Explore.
Expat Explore is a leading value tour operator and has been conducting expert-led coach tours to Europe, the UK, the USA and Canada, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and South America for over 15 years. We have a selection of over 50 tour programmes that range from introductory multi-country itineraries to more regional in-depth options.
You're about to go on the most amazing journey with Expat Explore - a leading coach tour operator!
Founded 15 years ago by Carl Cronje and Jakes Maritz, Expat Explore Travel was created in the spirit of entrepreneurship and a burning passion for travel.
"We wanted to build a company that would offer affordable, comfortable tours that give you value for money. Every hotel and restaurant is hand-picked, and every tour is carefully designed to provide nothing less than a once-in-a-lifetime travel experience.
You can find your next tour experience right here on our website. We offer surprisingly low rates and you don't need to pay in full when you book - in fact, a 10% deposit secures your seat!
Each tour group is accompanied by an experienced and passionate Expat Explore tour leader who is passionate and an expert on the countries you visit. Our mission is to offer you the best tours of our amazing destinations at the highest quality possible!
We have no upper-age restrictions and welcome explorers from all walks of life - single travellers, families, couples, young adults and anyone else in search of fun and adventure! And with all our tour dates guaranteed to depart, you can book with us, knowing that you are about to embark on a bucket-list vacation!
You’ll travel between destinations in a modern, air-conditioned tour bus, so you can sit back, relax and enjoy watching the scenery go by. You will stay in clean and comfortable hotel accommodation, with free wi-fi (in most hotels). In short, this is the ultimate tour package - you’ll have everything you need and more!
We have great Europe travel packages. Are you planning a holiday in Europe? Our tours leave from London, Rome, Paris, Amsterdam, Madrid, and Munich. There are 50 tour programmes and we visit over 40 countries.
Explore Eastern Europe on a comfortable coach tour, with expert guides and safe lodging. Visit places like Russia and Poland. There are also tours to the Czech Republic and Hungary. Learn more about history, culture, cuisine, art and perhaps even your heritage.
Come with us to Italy for the holiday of a lifetime! We travel to picture-perfect towns and see stunning landscapes. There are also all sorts of tasty foods to try and villas to visit. We take you to all the famous places like Tuscany and Rome. And let’s not forget the Amalfi Coast, Florence, and Siena! Our wonderful Italian tours are just what you’ve been looking for.
Ireland and the UK are beautiful and filled with astounding culture and history. Go on great outings to famous places like the Tower of London and Big Ben; there is also Stonehenge and Edinburgh Castle. And of course don’t forget iconic sights like Caerphilly Castle and the Giant's Causeway!
Our rail and coach tours combine safety and comfort as we put you first. Our transport, travel crew and partners meet our updated standards and health and hygiene requirements.
We offer our travellers an unparalleled range of activities and opportunities to explore each destination.
Each tour is accompanied by an experienced tour leader.
All tours include comfortable twin-share 2,3 or 4 star hotel accommodation (or similar) with en-suite facilities.
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