If you want to explore the world, seeing iconic landmarks, seeking out hidden treasures and staying in a new destination every day or so, touring holiday could be just what you're looking for. Travelling with a group can give you the confidence to visit places you might not have considered independently and you'll get to share new travel experiences with like-minded people.
Discover the cities of eastern Canada, from charming Quebec and historic Ottawa to ultra-modern Toronto and sophisticated Montreal.
Cruise around the picturesque Thousand Islands and see Niagara Falls up close.
'Highlights of Eastern Canada' tour for over 50s by Saga (travel.saga.co.uk), from £1,999pp.
2. South Africa
An escorted tour of South Africa is filled with unique and enchanting experiences.
Enjoy a combination of stunning natural scenery, pristine beaches, exotic wildlife and mustsee attractions.
Explore Cape Town, the Garden Route, Featherbed Nature Reserve and end with a stay near the Kruger National Park.
A 17-day 'Ultimate South Africa' trip by Travelsphere (travelsphere.co.uk), from £3,349pp.
3. Sri Lanka
Arab, Malay, Portuguese, Dutch and British settlers have all left their mark in Sri Lanka, making for a delightful mix of ancient cities and colonial architecture.
The tour takes in fascinating ruins, dense jungle and hillsides carpeted with tea plantations and spice gardens.
The 13-day 'Colonial Highlights of Ceylon' tour by Travelsphere travelsphere.co.uk), from £2,149pp.
Explore captivating cities, intriguing cultures and stunning natural beauty while enjoying views from the seat of a traditional cyclo (threewheeled bicycle), an overnight cruise in beautiful Halong Bay, a Mekong Delta river cruise, and more.
From Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City, soak up the local culture with culinary experiences and interactive tours.
'Highlights of Vietnam' tour by Kuoni (kuoni.co.uk), from £2,015pp.