Festivals & Cultural Events
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Immerse yourself in local culture with our My Adventure Travel exclusive festival range. Get colourful at Holi in India. Be fascinated by the ice sculptures of Harbin, or light it up at Diwali!
Our My Adventure Travel exclusive festival range allows you to experience world renowned events PLUS all the main sights you'd want to see while you're over there anyway.
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Up & Coming Festivals & Cultural Events
Full Moon Lantern Festival
Take in the highlights of Cambodia and Vietnam including a guided tour of ancient Angkor Wat and staying on an overnight boat in Ha Long Bay. While in the quaint UNESCO World Heritage site of Hoi An, enjoy its magical charm by the flickering light of candles and multi-coloured lanterns during the traditional Full Moon Lantern Festival.
Celebrate the annual Hindu festival of light where you will see millions of lights and candles shine all over the city, along with fireworks illuminating the sky. This festival is dedicated to victory of light over darkness. You will also check out India's Golden Triangle including visiting the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and experiencing a local Indian train ride.
Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos as it is known locally, is the celebration over two days honouring deceased loved ones. On this tour you will not only soak up the festivities of Mexico City but you will also visit Mayan pyramids, have dinner with a local family and be entertained by Mexican wrestlers.
Harbin Winter Festival
Visit the world's largest Snow and Ice Festival in China. View the extraordinary sculptures and architectural ice wonders in Harbin before visiting The Great Wall, The Terracotta Warriors, the charming country town of Yangshuo and The Bund waterfront in Shanghai.
Indulge in good food, good wine and incredible sites on this tour through Italy. Visit Trevi Fountain and the Colosseum, Ponte Vecchio and Piazzale Michelangelo before donning a Venetian mask to celebrate the first days of Carnival where anything goes.
See the highlights of Argentina and Brazil including Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls and Rio de Janeiro before heading to Central Brazil to revel in the multicultural vibrant spirit Recife and Olinda have to offer a true native Brazilian Carnival experience.
Celebrate the most colourful and radiant festival in the world with a local family before discovering the captivating Northern province of Rajasthan. Visit the Taj Mahal, search for the elusive Bengal tiger and discover ancient fortresses on a tour through this fascinating slice of India.
Cherry Blossom Festival
Travel through Japan as the Cherry Blossom's transient beauty blankets the country. Walk the bustling streets of Tokyo, enjoy a traditional Ohanami (Cherry blossom viewing) picnic and experience how fast the bullet train really is.
Read about our adventures to festivals
2 December 2016
The cold craziness of Harbin Ice Festival Experience a surreal world of ice and snow, colour and light, and the coldest weather you can possibly imagine If you really hate the cold, maybe cross the Harbin Ice Festival off your To Do list. But if you are up for a genuinely surreal experience, where y
28 October 2015
These are the hottest Festivals of 2016/7! It seems that there is always an . Be it an electronic dance music extravaganza or a food throwing contest – it can be tough to know what’s hot and what’s not. Festivals are sure to embed in your mind an unforgettable experience.