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Designed by experts.

Guided by locals.

Made for you.

Each of our 175 (and counting) guided trips is designed with one thing in mind: you. You’ll always experience your destination like an insider thanks to our local connections around the world.


We've got an obsession with details.

They add up to make your trip unforgettable.
54 years
How much experience we have helping travelers experience the world
14–38 travelers, always
Because smaller group sizes = more personal travel experiences
24 / 7 / 365
When our team of travel experts is here for you, on the road and behind the scenes
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What you can always count on

Leave all of your "Where? When? How?" trip planning questions to us. We make world travel easy for anyone looking to go, well, anywhere.

Immersive local experiences

One-size-fits-all isn't in our vocabulary. Each tour itinerary is carefully crafted so you can make the most of wherever you go. Expect plenty of activities planned with our local partners, plus some free time to do your thing.

Every detail covered

Stress-free is the best way to travel. So we thought through all the logistics for you: Handpicked hotels, authentic meals, sightseeing with local guides, and an expert Tour Director with you 24/7 are all handled long before you take off.

Great value, guaranteed

A major perk of having a worldwide presence plus over 50 years of experience as one of the leading guided travel companies? We can include as much as possible to make sure your trip is nothing short of amazing. (Yes, go for those second helpings!)

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What our travelers say

Stop, you're making us blush!
11/13/2019 by 3rd-time traveler Diane S.
We had the most phenomenal experience on this tour!! Our feet started running when we hit the floor and they never stopped until we came home!! All of our senses were alive with the sites and sounds, tastes and smells of the Middle East! I would highly recommend this trip.
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Wonderful tour!
11/13/2019 by 2nd-time traveler Mary R.
I loved the Venice, Florence, Rome tour. I will cherish the memories forever! There couldn't possibly be a guide that would be any better than Gloria and the timeline in each city was just enough time to see everything we wanted to see. I can't express how grateful I am for this tour.
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Our story started in 1965

Running errands for his boss in London is how a young Swedish man named Bertil Hult learned English. His discovery that the best way to learn about our world is to experience it inspired him to launch EF Education First in 1965.

Today, we're still family-run—and we're the world's largest private education company, broadening horizons through travel and language-learning.

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Where you can find us

(when we're not traveling)

EF Center Boston

2 Education Circle
Cambridge, MA 02141

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