Private Departures

Reserve a private departure on one of Tauck's iconic land journeys around the world. Share the exclusivity of your own Tauck tour with your hand selected group of friends & family. Tauck offers you the unique opportunity to travel with only your favorite group of people, enjoying legendary experiences and signature Tauck moments, hosted by your own dedicated Tauck Director.

Private Departures
Sorrento, Italy

Frequently Asked Questions


Private Departures FAQs

Are private departures available on all of your tours?

Currently we offer private departures on 40+ land journeys in North America and Europe. Stay tuned as we'll be continuing to add new private departure dates to our Exotic destinations and Bridges family tours.

Find our complete list of Private Departures here.

What is included in the price of a private departure?

Just about every travel expense you can think of and more is included.  Your private departure will include the following:  Airport transfers to & from your accommodations; premier hotel accommodations in ideal locations;  most meals with unique dining experiences; daily sight-seeing, private excursions & exclusive experiences; all on-tour transportation; taxes; services charges & more. Tauck will never add extra fees or surcharges.  You will know exactly what is included in one upfront price before you leave home.

Do private departures include a dedicated Tauck Tour Director?

Yes.  An experienced Tauck Director will travel with you and handle all day-to-day details, everything from hotel check-ins to dining arrangements to your daily activities & more.


What is the minimum # of guests recommended on a private departure?

Private departures typically have a minimum of 10 guests.


Are itinerary changes available on private departures?

Tauck journeys are carefully curated and choreographed from start to finish.  Given the complexity and pre-planning required, customization of daily activities, routing, and experiences is not possible.  Your private departure will follow the published itinerary as described on Tauck.com. 


How do I book a private departure?

Please contact your preferred travel advisor or speak to Tauck at 800-241-1365. You may also send your inquiry to:  privatedepartures@tauck.com