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­     SPAIN COSTA BRAVA 
21st June 2024, 9 Nights
From £999 Per Person  
Join us on this relaxing holiday to the charming resort of Calella, offering so much to the visitor with a bustling sea front promenade filled with colourful shops, bars and pavement cafés and a long golden beach. From here we’ll explore other towns on the Costa Brava as well as the city of Barcelona.  
Hotel Kaktus Playa, Calella  – The Kaktus Playa is a modern 5 star hotel close to the beach within easy walking distance of the resort centre.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation in Calella
Welcome cocktail at main stay hotel
Porterage
Wine and water with evening meals at mainstay hotel
Farewell appetiser (sangria & tapas) on last evening
Trip to the market town of Girona
Discover the medieval town of Besalú
Excursion to Barcelona
Trip to the resorts of Lloret and Tossa de Mar
Free time in resort

­ MAJESTIC MAGGIORE & MOUNTAIN RAILWAYS
21st July 2024, 7 Nights
From £1249 Per Person
Majestic Lake Maggiore straddles both Italy and Switzerland and basks elegantly against the backdrop of the Swiss Alps. Our holiday resort of Stresa, ideally positioned by the beautiful lakeside is the perfect base from which to explore this stunning region.  
Hotel Astoria, Stresa – The Hotel Astoria is a historic four star hotel located directly on the lakeside in Stresa enjoying fantastic view across Lake Maggiore.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel Short sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast   (4 course meal and set menu on first evening)
Porterage at main hotel
Welcome glass of spumante on arrival in resort
Tea/coffee after dinner
Scenic boat trip to the stunning Borromean Islands
Visit beautiful Palazzo Borromeo and its elegant gardens
Excursion to Lake Orta
Scenic journey on the Lake Maggiore Express from Stresa
Journey on the Centovalli Railway to Locarno
Boat trip from Locarno to Stresa
Scenic Three Lakes tour
Discover the stylish city of Lugarno
Spend time in Como
Free time in Stresa

FLORENCE, PISA & LUCCA
27th July 2024, 9 Nights
From £1099 Per Person  
The region of Tuscany is known for it’s breath-taking landscapes, history and is regarded as the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance. Staying in the spa town of Montecatini Terme we’ll discover enchanting Florence, Pisa, medieval Lucca, historic San Gimignano and Volterra.  
Hotel Tuscany Inn, Montecatini Terme – The modern Hotel Tuscany Inn is a welcoming hotel located just a stones throw from Montecatini Centro, with the highlights of Tuscany within easy reach.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short Sea ferry crossings
4 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast 
5 nights dinner, bed and buffet breakfast   (choice of starter & main course, set menu on arrival day)
Welcome drink
Traditional Tuscan evening meal on one evening
Salad buffet with all evening meals
Return train ticket to Florence
3 hour guided tour of Florence
Admire the iconic landmarks in Florence
Guided tour of Pisa
See the famous Leaning Tower
Guided tour of Lucca
Marvel at well preserved Lucca
Full day escort to San Gimignano & Volterra
Visit to a traditional alabaster workshop
Headsets throughout the tour in Italy
Free time in resort

BRUGES – HOTEL OLYMPIA
27th May 2024 or 15th July 2024, 4 Nights
From £499 Per Person  
Bruges has the distinction of being Europe’s best preserved medieval city boasting enchanting narrow streets and picturesque canals. It is a compact city with lots of character and charm and is inviting for exploration by foot, horse-drawn carriage or boat.  
Hotel Olympia, Bruges – The welcoming family run Hotel Olympia enjoys a peaceful location in a quiet location within walking distance of the historic city centre of Bruges.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
4 nights bed & continental breakfast 
City tax in Bruges
Visit to the cosmopolitan seaside resort of Ostend
Trip to Ypres with time to witness the ‘Last Post’
Excursion to the medieval city of Ghent
Free time to explore Bruges at leisure

OSTEND – ROAYL ASTRID HOTEL
7th June 2024, 3 Nights
From £366 Per Person  
One of Belgium’s most popular resorts, Ostend offers visitors a beautiful promenade to stroll along by the wide sandy beach, and colourful landscaped gardens to discover – a true home away from home.  
Hotel Royal Astrid, Ostend – The welcoming Hotel Royal Astrid enjoys a great location just 100m from the beautiful sandy beach in Ostend  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry / shuttle crossings
3 nights bed & continental breakfast
City tax in Ostend
Excursion to the charming medieval city of Bruges
Visit to Ypres
Free time to explore Ostend at leisure ­

RUDESHEIM & MAJESTIC RHINE VALLEY
17th June 2024, 5 Nights
From £649 Per Person  
Enjoy a wonderful break to Germany staying in the popular town of Rűdesheim in the majestic Rhine Valley. During our time here we’ll cruise on the River Rhine, take in the views of the famous Lorelei Rock and enjoy visits to Koblenz and Mainz as well as a wine tasting of delicious wines.  
Hotel Rűdesheimer Hof, Rűdesheim – The welcoming, family run Hotel Rűdesheimer Hof is located in the heart of charming Rűdesheim, close to the many attractions  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry crossings
4 nights dinner, bed and buffet breakfast 
1 overnight dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation
En route visit to Ahrweiler with wine tasting
Scenic cruise on the majestic River Rhine
Explore the charming town of Bacharach
Discover the historic city of Koblenz
Stop at the Lorelei Viewpoint
Visit the picturesque town of Boppard
Explore the medieval town centre of St Goar
Free time to explore Rűdesheim at leisure ­

TRALEE, RING OF KERRY AND  DINGLE PENINSULA
23rd June 2024, 6 Nights
From £779 Per Person  
The Kingdom of Kerry is renowned for its natural beauty, combining a rugged coastline with wonderful landscapes, dramatic mountain scenery and miles of golden beaches. On this new tour staying in lively Tralee we’ll tour the dramatic Ring of Kerry and the Dingle Peninsula.  
Benners Hotel, Tralee – Benners Hotel is a family run hotel situated in Tralee town centre, backing onto the towns famous park ideal for a stroll.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Irish Sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed and full Irish breakfast  (could be grab and go breakfast or breakfast on board ferry on last night)
4 nights dinner, bed & full Irish breakfast 
Porterage
Guided tour of the Ring of Kerry
Visit Blarney, famous for its castle
Scenic trip to the Dingle Peninsula
Visit to Waterford Crystal
Free time at leisure in Tralee ­

AMSTERDAM CITY BREAK
12th July 2024, 3 Nights
From £449 Per Person  
Enjoy a fabulous short break to Amsterdam, an amazing city to visit at any time of the year. From 17th century canals to stunning architecture, the compact Dutch capital city is overflowing with world-class attractions and plenty of character..  
NH Amsterdam Zuid – The NH Amsterdam Zuid is located in Amsterdam’s Jewish quarter, a trendy neighbourhood packed with shops, restaurants and cafés with the city centre an easy tram ride away.  

Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry / shuttle crossings
3 nights bed & continental breakfast
City tax in Amsterdam
Free time to explore Amsterdam at leisure ­

COUNTY CLARE, GALWAY & CLIFFS OF MOHER
21st July 2024, 6 Nights 
From £761 Per Person   
County Clare is home to some of the most spectacular and rugged coastlines in Ireland. Join us on wondeful tour staying in Ennis as we discover the dramatic Cliffs of Moher and the vibrant city of Galway as well as benefitting from inclusive drinks at our hotel.  
Treacy’s West County Hotel, Ennis – The family run West County Hotel is located on the edge of the town of Ennis and is a gateway to the Wild Atlantic Way.
 
Highlights:
Executive coach travel
Irish Sea ferry crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed and breakfast 
4 nights dinner, bed and full Irish breakfast accommodation in Ennis
Inclusive drinks from 6pm – 8pm each night in Ennis (as advertised locally)
Marvel at the magnificent Cliffs of Moher
Entrance to the award-winning Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre
Tour and tasting of Irish salmon at the Burren Smokehouse
Discover the vibrant city of Galway
Explore the quaint town of Bunratty
Free day at leisure in Enni ­­ ­