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Introducing On the Go Tours

Adventure by day, comfort by night

On the Go started operating trips in 1998 in Egypt and has since expanded to all corners of the globe. While in some destinations they buy in on other tour operator's product, it is On the Go's Signature Group Tours that place local interaction and authenticity at the heart of their cultural travel experience. Appealing to a wide age range from the 20s to 60+, the trips maximize your days with discovery and excitement and then bring you home to a comfortable 4* hotel with western amenities, air-conditioning, WiFi and, where appropriate, a swimming pool. To ensure you get the best value, you sometimes stay at 3 or 5 star hotels. Visiting all the main attractions you’ll be accompanied throughout by a highly qualified English-speaking local guides. The group size is typically 18 with a maximum of 28.

Would you rather travel on your own? Ask about On the Go's private departures!

The good...

- high level of comfort at great prices

- original authentic experiences

- local tour leaders

- great imaginative itineraries

...and what could be better

- somewhat larger group sizes

- some sell in on third party tours is confusing

Here are On the Go's most popular tours.


Discover the spectacular sights of India's famed Golden Triangle including both old and new Delhi, the Pink City of Jaipur and Agra - home to the magnificent Taj Mahal as well as sampling traditional rural Indian life in the quaint village of Peharsar.

An exciting two week tour that takes in Jaipur, the legendary Taj Mahal, the incredible carved temples of Khajuraho and the colourful city of Varanasi, right on the banks of the holy Ganges.


Egypt at its very best! Pyramids, Pharaohs and mighty temples, Nile felucca cruising, ancient Thebes and the tomb strewn Valley of the Kings. Sun, fun and time to explore. This very popular itinerary provides a fantastic overview of legendary Egypt in nine intoxicating days.

Explore the highlights of Egypt, Jordan and the promised lands of Israel - neighbouring countries, steeped in history. From the pharaoh’s greatest accomplishment – the grand Pyramids of Giza, to the architectural feat of the Nabataeans in Petra and the most sacred of biblical sites in Jerusalem and Bethlehem... a journey of epic proportion.


From charming Hanoi with its fading colonial architecture and national monuments, to the spellbinding scenery of Halong Bay and the steamy city of Saigon on the edge of the Mekong Delta, Vietnam is as colourful as it is diverse. See the very best of vibrant Vietnam, in 10 captivating days!

Discover the spectacular sights, delectable cuisine and rich history of Vietnam and Cambodia, on an unforgettable journey from Hanoi and the limestone peaks of Halong Bay, to Siem Reap and the magnificent temples of Angkor. Visiting enchanting Hoi An, imperial Hue, Saigon and the Mekong en route.


Experience the best of Iceland's winter! Depart Rekyjavik and explore rugged mountains, snow capped volcanoes, bubbling geysers and black lava beaches. Cruise along fjords and taste fermented shark all whilst looking out for the spectacular Northern Lights!

Complete a whole circle of Iceland seeing the beautiful ever-changing countryside; mountains, volcanoes, glaciers, hot springs and waterfalls. Visit two of Iceland's three National Parks and go whale-watching in Husavik!


Kicking off in the powerhouse of the Ottoman empire, discover exciting Istanbul, embrace Gallipoli, impressive Roman ruins, the Aegean Coast and Pamukkale's beautiful cascading mineral pools.

Explore Istanbul and its bazaars and grand Mosques, wander round the battlefields of Gallipoli, see Roman ruins, the beautiful Aegean Coast, Pamukkale and the jewel in Turkey’s crown - Cappadocia, with its amazing underground cities and whimsical landscape.


Beijing, two parts of the Great Wall, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou. Warriors, walls, waterways and wontons. See the sights and taste the delights on our fantastic journey through China - both ancient and modern.

Kicking off in Beijing, soak up all the attractions of China's historic capital before heading for a night by the Great Wall and then south to Xi'an and the Terracotta Warriors. Cruise along the mighty Yangtze River, passing through the stunning Three Gorges and then explore Shanghai and ancient Suzhou.


Just Japan - Private Tour

Take in the buzz of Japan’s capital city, learn how to prepare authentic Japanese cuisine, explore the mountainous landscapes of Hakone National Park, discover Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines in Kyoto and feed the deer at Nara Park on this classic private tour in Japan.

From the neon-lit streets and glimmering skyscrapers of Tokyo to the age-old temples and shrines of Kyoto, taking in the scenic delights of Hakone en route, discover the highlights of Japan in just 8 days.

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