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About Cox & Kings


What they offer

Celebrating its 260th anniversary in 2018, Cox & Kings is the longest established travel company in the world and offers more than 200 group and private tours to more than 100 countries.

Cox & Kings operates a programme of small-group solo traveller tours with no single supplements based in twin or double rooms as well as expert-led arts and culture tours, European short breaks and tailor-made family holidays.

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Best selling destinations

  1. India
  2. Peru
  3. Russia

Fastest growing destinations

  • India
  • Ethiopia
  • Oman

Industry awards (last three years)

British Travel Awards – Best Luxury Holiday Company – Silver 2016
British Travel Awards – Best Escorted Tours – Silver 2016
British Travel & Hospitality Hall of Fame – Peter Kerkar, CEO – 2015
British Travel Awards – Best Luxury Travel Company 2015


Consumer protection and associations

Did you know?

“Sir Winston Churchill had a bank account with Cox & Kings.”


Reservations phone number: 020 3733 1221

Reservations email address: [email protected]

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