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We want to show you this big, beautiful world in a whole new way. One that puts you in control and gives you access to our little black book of incredible properties, people and experiences. We believe that each trip should be as special and unique as you are. It should be magical and inspirational with plenty of 'wow' factor, which is why we design each itinerary around you. Stay in the finest accommodations, meet the locals, sip the wine, learn something new, and enjoy authentic, personal experiences that you’ll cherish forever. Welcome to Scott Dunn.

Our travel experts are the best in the business. Most have lived and worked in their specialist regions as locals. They have friends, stories and roots there, and they return each year to fine tune their knowledge. When they share their favorite restaurant, backstreet bodega or most romantic proposal spot, you know they were there themselves not long ago. This expertise combined with our contact list of incredible guides and an impeccable door to door service has earned us the reputation of being the go-to tour operator if you seek spectacular experiences, from after hours tours of the Vatican to a seriously special private candlelit dinner in the Taj Mahal.

All that’s left for you to do is sit back, relax and anticipate the journey of a lifetime.

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Guest testimonials

"Exceptional service from start to finish. As busy parents with small children Scott Dunn ensures that you actually get a chance to relax and everyone in the family has a fabulous week full of amazing memories. Everyone was super friendly and did everything they could to ensure our stay was just perfect."

Guest testimonials

"I cried when the trip was over. I've never done that before. Sure, I've been bummed when a vacation ended, but I cried! A fabulous opportunity for our children. Everything was fantastic."

Guest testimonials

"The level of service we experienced was first class and everything was very well organized. When we first contacted Scott Dunn to discuss our vacation we really had very little idea of what was on offer in Australia. Thanks to Sophie we got a really varied experience of the country and she more than met our brief of planning a vacation for a family with grown up children."

From Our Blog

22 June 2017
As if Time Stood Still: A journey through Rajasthan, India
Colorful, outrageous, romantic, and wild, Rajasthan, India will tantalize all of your senses. The only thing more vibrant than this country is its people. India Travel Expert Ken beautifully paints a picture of his most unforgettable experiences in Rajasthan, and the life changing people he met along the way. DHIKOLA FORT EXPERIENCE My many travels ...

From Our Blog

19 June 2017
10 Under 10: The Ten Best Properties in Sri Lanka with Under Ten Rooms
Sometimes the biggest surprises come in small packages. Though large hotels can provide an unforgettable experience, there’s something to be said for more intimate boutique properties. Sri Lanka has no shortage of these unique, impressive bungalows. Asia Travel Expert, Jack, gives us his top ten can’t-miss petite properties in Sri Lanka. 1. The Mudhouse – 6 ...

From Our Blog

19 June 2017
Niseko: Go for the Skiing, Stay for the Experience
If you’re a fan of skiing, you will have likely heard of Niseko, a resort on the Japanese island of Hokkaido. Since relocating to Asia over five years ago, Niseko has been on travel expert Blanche’s bucket list. A trip to the powdery slopes of Japan’s premier ski destination did not disappoint, delivering not only on ...

From Our Blog

16 June 2017
Incognito Mode: How to Experience Cape Town Like a Local
Hip, cosmopolitan and historic, Cape Town is the epitome of modern African luxury. Africa Travel Expert Meg gives us an insider’s guide of how to blend in with the locals, and all the best places to see and be seen. What I enjoy most about traveling is being able to experience a new culture and ...

From Our Blog

12 June 2017
Top 10 Experiences in Laos
Laos is one of Southeast Asia’s most enchanting destinations. From the Mekong River to crumbling colonial towns, Laos has so much culture to soak in. Asia Travel Expert Louise tells us how to get the most out of a Laos vacation. Morning Alms With over 1,200 monks in Luang Prabang, the morning alms ceremony is ...

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  • Browse our website for inspiration
  • Call us and speak to a travel expert
  • Tell us what you want to see and do, when you want to go and give us an idea of your budget
  • We’ll customize an incredible vacation just for you (we never sell packages or escorted tours)
What guests say

"Excellent service throughout with great attention to detail and thoughtfulness. I believe Scott Dunn does deliver more than most high-end vacation companies and will go "the extra mile".