• FAQs: the answers to all your most frequently asked questions!

    FAQs: the answers to all your most frequently asked questions!

    See below for frequently asked questions and advice from our expert team.


What is the difference between a double room and a twin room?

A double room is one large bed for 2 people to share. A twin room is two separate beds in one room.

 What is a DMC?

A DMC is a company with local expertise that organises ground services such as transportation, guided tours, activities and visits, accommodation, meals, themed events and much more.

What is the difference between ‘Group Travel’ and ‘Tours for Individuals’?

The tours listed under our Group Travel section are aimed at customised group travel. We will customise these tours and itineraries to meet the requirements of private groups. The tours listed under our ‘Tours for Individuals’ and ‘Battlefield Tours’ sections are scheduled tours with set departure dates – these tours can be booked directly online through our website.

I have a Special Interest that I am interested in, but I don’t see it listed – do you offer tours in other subject areas not listed?

Absolutely! The Special Interest themes listed on our website are to give an idea of the wide ranging areas we cover, but if you have an interest/subject not listed then please do contact us to see how we can help.

Do you offer tours in foreign languages?

Yes, we offer tours in a wide range of languages with experienced, fluent guides. Languages include French, German, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Dutch and Japanese.

Are children able to travel on your tours?

Yes, children are always welcome. If you are interested in booking children onto our tours then please let us know to see if we can offer a child discount.

Does Tours International offer travel insurance?

No we do not offer travel insurance, but do recommend you take a policy out.

Does Tours International organise flights?

No, we arrange all ground arrangements but do not book flights.

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Top of the page: a group of tourists outside St Paul's Cathedral © VisitBritain/Sam Barker

Right of page: Brighton Pier © VisitBritain/Andrés Balcazar; Canterbury Cathedral © the Chapter of Canterbury Cathedral;

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