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Small group tours

Experience the world with 10–22 travelers

Experiential travel made easy

You dream it. We’ll take care of every last detail.

Find out how we do it

Pick your perfect trip

We offer 200+ immersive, guided tours
around the world. Wherever you choose
to go, you’ll enjoy lots of advantages that
make traveling with us different.

Put just $99 down

That’s all it takes to secure a spot on one
of our group tours when you sign up for
AutoPay. Plus, you can pay in interest-
free, monthly installments.

Prep your packing list

While you’re deciding what to take, we’ll
be busy arranging your hotels, meals,
tickets, and more tour essentials. That’s
what going guided is all about.

Go far (and get rewarded)

Take off on your big adventure—
but why stop there? Every trip you book
with us earns rewards that you can
use to keep expanding your horizons.

Immersive moments await

Learn about the world alongside 10–22 travelers in off-the-beaten-path destinations on our small group trips. You’ll get an in-depth look at your destination while making a positive impact on it. Each tour features immersive, hands-on small group travel experiences that’ll connect you with the local community and your fellow travelers. Think: truffle hunting with a farmer and his dog in Italy, eating organic pineapple at a carbon-negative farm in Costa Rica, and more.

Small group travel styles

Food & Wine Tours

Taste the best the world has to offer and learn about your locale by sampling its most famous (and delicious) fare.

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Safari & Wildlife Tours

Immerse yourself in a destination's natural beauty while viewing wildlife, interacting with the local community, and learning about conservation efforts with an expert guide.

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Adventure Tours

Venture to a new destination with an open mind, a good pair of walking shoes, and an interest in going off the beaten path to take part in culturally immersive activities.

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Why join a Small Group Tour?

Unique inclusions

From where you’ll stay (boutique hotels and safari lodges, anyone?) to what you’ll do (like learn traditional weaving techniques), our small group trips are packed with hands-on activities and memorable moments.

Cultural immersion

Build a deeper connection with your destination's community—and your fellow travelers—during experiential activities and 24/7 guidance from your expert Tour Director.

Active travel experiences

Our small group trips are for young-at-heart travelers of all ages. Be ready to head off the beaten path and spend time exploring your destination by foot or using unique transportation like a rickshaw, canoe, or 4x4 Jeep.

Explore our Small Group Tours

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Food & Wine Tours
Sip. Savor. Learn. Enjoy.
Food & Wine: Flavors of Tuscany & Umbria
11 days | 13 days with Rome extension

4.7 out of 5 stars

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Safari & Wildlife Tours
Animals, flora & fauna, oh my!

Not sure which small group tour is right for you?
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World travel made easy

At EF Go Ahead Tours, each of our 175 (and counting) trips is designed by experts, guided by locals, and made for you. You’ll always get to know your destination like an insider thanks to our local connections around the globe.

Over 55 years of experience

We've been helping people enjoy cultural experiences on guided tours for over half a century.

Lots of logistics, handled

Handpicked hotels, authentic meals, sightseeing with local guides, an expert Tour Director with you 24/7—we thought of everything for you.

Immersive adventures

One-size-fits-all? No way. Each itinerary is carefully crafted so you can make the most of your time on tour.

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