Single parent holidays

Taking the kids on holidays can be even more stressful for a single parent, with no-one to share the workload. These single parent holidays are an ideal solution low-impact, organised tours that take the hard work out of the holiday, leaving you with time and energy to enjoy the experience with your kids. Many of the holidays have specific departures only for single parents and their children.

Single parent holidays
Family holiday in Vietnam
Explore the lively streets and hidden corners of Vietnam, from 1771 - 2239 (15 days ) inc UK flights
Family holiday in Thailand
A wonderful away-from-it-all trip, from 1200 - 1900 (15 days) inc UK flights
Pyrenees family holiday, Andorra
An action-packed centre-based summer activity-week, from 779 - 1009 (8 days ) inc UK flights
Malta family holiday
A week in Malta & Gozo, from 959 - 1079 (8 days ) inc UK flights
Family holiday to Jordan, Journey to the Lost City
Experience the best of Jordan, from 1185 - 1489 (8 days ) inc UK flights
Family adventure holiday to Nepal
Trek in the foothills of the Himalayas, from 2065 - 2215 (13 days ) inc UK flights
Khao Sok tours, 5-7 days, Thailand
5 to 7 day adventure tours in Khao Sok National Park, from 230 - 430 (5 days) ex flights
Egypt family holiday, Feluccas & Pharaohs
Learn about mummies, from 1179 - 1309 (9 days ) inc UK flights
Family holiday for teenagers to Turkey
A fun week in Turkey for teenagers, from 1069 - 1169 (9 days ) inc UK flights

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77 reviews for Single parent holidays4 star overall rating

These full and frank independent Single parent holidays reviews are from travellers who have booked directly through They are not edited by us or any of the companies we work with. Find the real story, from real travellers below.

Family holiday in Vietnam
Our guide Hai was fantastic, he had lots of knowledge, had a great sence of humour and looked after us well. He really helped make the holiday as fantastic as it was. (more)Elizabeth Morgan
We were immersed in this really poor country, with the hint of past traumatic occupation and wars, and received the most generous opening of hearts from this 80% buddhist country. (more)Victoria Macdonald
From 1771 - 2239 including UK flights
Family holiday in Thailand
We all thoroughly enjoyed every part of the experience and loved the intensity and variety of the well organised and full itinerary. (more)Caren Matthews-Lane
Most memorable were the palaces and temples of Bangkok, closely followed by the jungle walk! Best yet for all of us. (more)Barbara Chadband
Everyday was filled with activity and something new to look forward to. Most memorable was meeting and getting to know the local people and seeing real life in Thailand...Fun, educational, relaxing...not just a holiday but an experience of a lifetime. (more)Afsha Malik
From 1200 - 1900 including UK flights
Family adventure holiday to Nepal
The whole experience will live with us forever and it is almost impossible to single out separate elements. Overall the people were fantastic, so friendly, helpful and humorous and our guide was simply outstanding. (more)Andrew Mackay
The most exciting part was the snow - so long since we have had 'real' snow in the south of England. (more)Jilly Knight
The trek was an excellent adventure - Jagan, our guide was outstanding, especially with our children (7 & 5 years old) who were able to walk the entire trek! (more)Lisa Kelly
From 2065 - 2215 including UK flights
Egypt family holiday, Feluccas & Pharaohs
Sailing on a felucca along the Nile, then sleeping on deck overnight was the most memorable part... Excellent. (more)Julie Conder
Sailing from Aswan towards Luxor on a felluca with an over night camp on board was most memorable....My daughter and I loved nearly every minute of it. (more)Nicola Carroll
A wonderful experience for the whole family with lots of variety of activities, culture and adventure. (more)Mariella Gregori
From 1179 - 1309 including UK flights
Family holiday to Jordan, Journey to the Lost City
It was a very inspirational holiday...Staying at Dana guesthouse supported a very important nature biosphere. (more)sharyn hall
This trip delivered everything we wanted, adventure, relaxation, new experiences - without having to think too much after a busy year, thanks to our wonderful guide. (more)Tania Riddiford
A brilliant holiday which both the adults and children thoroughly enjoyed. A well organised tour, helped by a good guide and a good group of families from which we have all made some new friends. (more)Michael Dixon
From 1185 - 1489 including UK flights
Family holiday for teenagers to Turkey
Nice and laid back as everything was organised for us, great selection of activities and a superb guide with excellent local knowledge. (more)Helen Williams
The trip was well organised. Staff were helpful at booking stage. We enjoyed all activities (scuba diving, jeep drive to gorge and sea kayaking) and loved our time on the gullet. (more)Elke Hein
5 star - fantastic! (more)Lisa Rawlings
From 1069 - 1169 including UK flights
Pyrenees family holiday, Andorra
Memorable parts? Two great parts of the holiday were the climb in the mist (with snow all around us) to a Pyrenees peak of around 2800m and the zip wiring over a beautiful reservoir and dam. Tips? Be brave and try every activity. Local benefits? The guides and local hotel owner were originally British but are now resident in Andorra and they have partners who are local people. A number of the other staff were locals. Overall rating? The activities were excellent as... (more)Paul Lowenberg
From 779 - 1009 including UK flights

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5 stars
I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on
4 stars
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
3 stars
Very enjoyable
2 stars
It was OK
1 star
A bit disappointing really
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