KE strives to offer the the ultimate adventure experience; with the best choice of holidays, friendly customer service and responsible travel. Within the travel industry we are regularly recognised for our achievements and are proud to have been awarded numerous accolades.

  • British Travel Awards - 2015 Nominee

    We are pleased to be a nominee for the 2015 British Travel Awards in the category 'Best Escorted Adventure Holiday Company'. We'd appreciate if you would vote for us online, by doing so you could win two return flights to Latin America or £800 towards easyJet flights.

    Accolades BTA2015
  • Wanderlust Guide Award - 2015 Shortlist

    From thousands of nominations, Wanderlust magazine have selected eight great guides for their annual Guide Awards, now in its 10th year. We are delighted that KE guide Hamid Oumezdou who was born in the High Atlas of Morocco has made this shortlist.

    Accolade Wanderlust WorldGuide Award2015
  • National Geographic Traveler Magazine's "50 Tours of a Lifetime"

    KE's new Blazing Saddles - Family Adventure in Portugal has made it into National Geographic Traveler (NGT) magazine's ninth annual "50 Tours of a lifetime". NGT commented "The selection process was competitive and our editorial team worked long and hard to find 2015's most authentic, most innovative, most immersive, best-guided, and most sustainable tours."

    50 best trips logo 2015 for BOS copy
  • Wanderlust Top 50 Trips for 2015

    Once again, we are were excited to find out our new 8 day Bosnia - Mostar to Sarajevo trekking holiday has been included as one of Wanderlust Magazine's Top 50 Trips for 2015. Trips which made it into this list include itineraries which offer something fresh and distinctive to the UK market, such as opening up fresh territory, using a particular mode of travel, showcasing a unique event/attraction or providing specialist insight.

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  • Wanderlust Top Tour Operator Award 2014

    Wanderlust reader travelled with 450 different companies over the past year and the standard of service was so high that it took 90% in satisfaction to make the top ten! We were, for the second year running, delighted that KE was voted in the Top Ten Tour Operators with a Customer Satisfaction of 91.11%. We would like to say a big thank you to all our customers who voted for us.

    Accolades Wanderlsut travel awards 2014
  • Wanderlust Top 50 Trips for 2014

    We are delighted that our NEW From the Pacific to the Caribbean Discovery Holiday has been featured in the Wanderlust Top 50 Trips for 2014. KE Adventure 'Discovery holidays' were launched in 2012 and focus on the culture of a destination as well visiting iconic sights, embracing local traditions whilst never being too physically demanding. From the Pacific to the Caribbean 14 day Discovery holiday starts on the Pacific coast in Nicaragua with a boat ride on Lake Nicaragua touring the islets of Granada and continues a journey through Central American countries, El Salvador and Honduras.

    Accolades Wanderlust 50 bes
  • Sunday Times Top 100

    KE's West Greenland Cruise topped the 'Hit The Deck' section of the Sunday Times Best 100 holidays for 2014. The combination of spotting Bowhead Whales and the magical Aurora Borealis from the deck of the four mast schooner Rembrandt van Rijn and the option of snowshoeing or skiing on West Greenland's glaciers pushed this once in a lifetime holidays way above the competition from the cruising giants in the industry.

    Accolades Sunday Times 100 2014