Orkney & Shetland self drive holiday, Scotland

Orkney & Shetland self drive holiday, Scotland

Island hop the wild Scottish Northern Isles on this week's holiday to Orkney and Shetland
From £800 to £925 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
West Highland Line railway holiday in Scotland

West Highland Line railway holiday in Scotland

Take the "The World's Best Rail Journey" to the Isle of Skye
From £685 to £735 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made from April to October
Sea kayaking holiday in Wales

Sea kayaking holiday in Wales

Sea kayaking explorations Pembrokeshire National Park coast
From £295 2 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 9 Aug, 16 Aug, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 6 Sep, 8 Sep, 13 Sep
Snowdonia self catering accommodation, Wales

Snowdonia self catering accommodation, Wales

Cottage on Lake Padarn with wonderful views of Snowdonia
From £350 to £450 per cottage per week (sleeps 4-5)
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Devon self catering cottage, England

Devon self catering cottage, England

Cottage with lake view & wood burner on Devon nature reserve
From £205 to £590 per week (sleeps 4)
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Devon eco lodge accommodation, England

Devon eco lodge accommodation, England

Quirky eco lodges, 1 with Hot Tub, on a Devon nature reserve
From £205 to £810 per accommodation per week
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Cumbria Way walking holiday, Lake District

Cumbria Way walking holiday, Lake District

Walking Holiday in England's Lake District The Cumbria Way
From £675 to £981 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Isle of Wight self catering accommodation, England

Isle of Wight self catering accommodation, England

Quiet cottage on edge of Brighstone village, Isle of Wight
From £435 to £929 per week (sleeps 2-4)
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Fowey accommodation in Cornwall, sleeps 2, England

Fowey accommodation in Cornwall, sleeps 2, England

Cottages looking down the valley towards Fowey and the sea
From £125 to £145 per cottage per night
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Wildlife holiday in the Isle of Mull, Scotland

Wildlife holiday in the Isle of Mull, Scotland

Spot whales, otters and eagles on Isle of Mull, Scotland
From £645 to £670 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made from late April to the end of September
Scottish Hebrides photography holiday

Scottish Hebrides photography holiday

Photography tour of stunning Islay & Jura, Scottish Hebrides
From £2,100 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 7 Mar
Lands End To John O'Groats cycling trip

Lands End To John O'Groats cycling trip

Britain's classic cycling challenge
From £1,945 16 days ex flights
Small group travel
Dartmoor & Exmoor walking holiday, England

Dartmoor & Exmoor walking holiday, England

Self guided walking between the Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks.
From £269 to £639 3 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made from March to October and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Shakespeares Way & Thames Path walking holiday

Shakespeares Way & Thames Path walking holiday

Two fantastic traditional English walks.
From £595 to £1,180 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip is tailor made and can depart any day of the year to suit you.
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Hebrides cruise, The Sounds of Mull, Luing, Shuna and Jura

Hebrides cruise, The Sounds of Mull, Luing, Shuna and Jura

Cruise the Sounds of the Hebrides: Mull, Luing, Jura, Shuna
From £960 to £1,500 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 30 Sep, 1 Oct
2020: 24 Jul, 25 Aug, 15 Sep, 2 Oct, 5 Oct
All guests who book a September or October 2019 cruise will now receive an extraordinary 35% discount! scottish hebridean cruise (5 nights) now from £624 instead of £960. simply quote rt19 when booking.
Coasteering weekend in Wales

Coasteering weekend in Wales

The ultimate coastal adventure
From £219 to £229 3 days ex flights
Small group travel: Depart every weekend from February 1-3 through to end November 2019
Hiking holidays in Scotland

Hiking holidays in Scotland

Unique and dramatic views
From £1,010 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 7 Sep
Family adventure holiday in Wales

Family adventure holiday in Wales

Discovery, fun, exploration adventures Pembrokeshire coast
From £545 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug
Pembrokeshire group accommodation, Wales

Pembrokeshire group accommodation, Wales

Group bookings for up to 40 at an activity lodge, West Wales
From £39 to £62 per person per night
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Walking holiday in Kent, self guided walks

Walking holiday in Kent, self guided walks

Discover hidden Kent, its people and their history.
From £778 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and adapted to your requirements
Malvern bed and breakfast accommodation, England

Malvern bed and breakfast accommodation, England

Stay at a 600 year old family home
From £65 to £90 per room per night
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Scotland by railway holiday

Scotland by railway holiday

Experience authentic Scotland independently and car-free
From £1,025 to £1,125 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made from April to the end of October.
Norway and Scottish Islands sailing holiday

Norway and Scottish Islands sailing holiday

Exploring the magnificent islands of Norway and Scotland
From £1,799 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 15 Sep
Painting holiday cruise in Scotland

Painting holiday cruise in Scotland

Staffa, Iona, Tobermory & Ross of Mull. Art tutor available.
From £1,450 to £1,500 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 8 Sep
2020: 16 May, 2 Sep
all guests who book a September or October 2019 cruise will now receive an extraordinary 35% discount! loch ness and the caledonian canal cruise (6 nights) now from £942 instead of £1450. simply quote rt19 when booking.
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Causeway coast holiday, Northern Ireland

Causeway coast holiday, Northern Ireland

Experience the world famous Causeway Coast "Car-free"
From £585 to £650 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Mull wildlife holiday in Scotland

Mull wildlife holiday in Scotland

Ultimate week of wildlife spotting on the Isle of Mull
From £950 to £975 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made from late April to the end of September
Ireland holiday by train

Ireland holiday by train

Discover contrasts of Dublin, Galway and Belfast, car-free.
From £820 to £1,000 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Skye and the Inner Hebrides cruise, Scotland

Skye and the Inner Hebrides cruise, Scotland

A unique cruise to the Isle of Skye and the Inner Hebrides
From £2,260 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 30 May, 6 Jun, 20 Jun, 27 Jun, 4 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 5 Sep
Carmarthenshire self catering cottage in Wales

Carmarthenshire self catering cottage in Wales

A delightful cosy cottage on secluded organic farm
From £350 to £525 per cottage per week (sleeps 4)
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Thames Path walking holiday, Cotswolds to London

Thames Path walking holiday, Cotswolds to London

Follow the Thames river from its source in the Cotswolds
From £763 to £1,071 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip is tailor made and can depart any day of the year to suit you.
Scotland by railway holiday
From
£1,025
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was experiencing the beauty of Scotland. Every destination was different and offered different sites, points of interest. (more)Ulrika Bjorklund
We had a driver for a day in Perthshire who showed us so much and told us so much about the area. We just loved it. (more)Barb Cameron
The Jacobite steam train was memorable (more)Nancy Petersen
Orkney & Shetland self drive holiday, Scotland
From
£800
excluding flights
We thoroughly enjoyed meeting the people who were proud to show us their skills. (more)Pauline Weston
The most memorable and exciting part of the holiday was the archeology and history in both Orkneys and Shetlands. The Noss boat outing and Sumburgh Head photo opportunities with puffins. (more)Tricia Stradling
The most memorable and exciting part of the holiday was the Orkney historical sites (more)Philip Rosser
Causeway coast holiday, Northern Ireland
From
£585
excluding flights
I really enjoyed taking a train from Belfast to Whitehead and then getting a taxi to visit the Gobbins Cliff Walk. It was a unique and beautiful experience. (more)Valerie Greer
It was all memorable as the scenery was dramatic, the accommodation was extremely goo & the people were very friendly. (more)Linda Harris
Skye and the Inner Hebrides cruise, Scotland
From
£2,260
excluding flights
The crew, company and trip were excellent. All of the holiday was memorable. (more)Margaret Kinkead
The beautiful Scottish scenery - it was everything that I hoped for (when the sun came out!) (more)Rosie Litchfield
The crew were marvellous, and nothing was too much trouble, with a number of elderly passengers on our cruise, all was taken in their stride. (more)Gerald Peppiatt
Ireland holiday by train
From
£820
excluding flights
The overwhelming beauty of grassy green hills blocked into rectangles by stone walls capturing white fluffy sheep and the stunning quantity of stone works were the most memorable parts of our holiday. (more)Dwight McCann
Traveling by bike on Inis Mór. No real plans on the island. We just biked around and stopped at anything we found interesting. Great relaxing day. (more)Michael Worthley
West Highland Line railway holiday in Scotland
From
£685
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was the tour of Skye (more)Andy Arbuckle
Our Highland Train experience was fantastic, from beginning to end. We couldn't have had a better guide than Ronnie, who was knowledgeable and blessed with a great sense of humour. (more)Pete Small
Spean Bridge with the lovely view of Ben Nevis and the Jacobite train from Fort William to Mallaig were the most memorable parts of our holiday. (more)Judy Jacobsen
Wildlife holiday in the Isle of Mull, Scotland
From
£645
excluding flights
The whale watching boat trip was memorable. We saw loads of fantastic wildlife (including whales!) and the guides were all amazing. (more)Rebecca Ward
The most incredible day was when we saw Minke Whales, common dolphins, porpoises, seals, eagles and lots of fantastic seabirds. It was one of my best experiences ever. (more)Hazel Smith
Seeing the wildlife and being able to have it all identified with our tour guides was memorable. (more)Susan Musgrave
Mull wildlife holiday in Scotland
From
£950
excluding flights
A memorable experience....The wildlife in general (eagles, otters and more!), but in particular the boat trip to Staffa and the Treshnish Isles. Being able to get so close to puffins, razorbills and shags on Lunga was an incredible experience. (more)Michael Hall
We saw lots of wildlife but I think my most memorable moment was being surrounded by nesting puffins on Lunga Island. We had a wonderful time. Scotland is a marvellous country that I can’t recommend highly enough. (more)Patricia Smith
We all loved the sheer breathtaking beauty of the island. The tour was fantastic; Jaquie was a brilliant, friendly and knowledgeable guide. Our tour was amazing because the dolphins and porpoises decided to put on a dazzling show! (more)Helen Arbon
Wildlife sailing holiday in Scotland
From
£750
excluding flights
Having a seal follow us whilst out zodiac went ashore was memorable. Watching an otter fishing was also good. So was the whisky tasting. (more)Jill Brasch
We loved it, quite different from our usual sort of holiday. We were well looked after. (more)Elaine Bowdery
The most memorable part of the holiday was... life aboard an authentic, well-looked after and wonderful small ship! Seeing plenty of wildlife and plotting our navigation routes each evening and morning before travelling throughout the Hebrides. (more)Victoria Hawksworth
Jersey self guided walking tours, The Channel Islands
From
£699
excluding flights
Memorable parts? It is hard to pin point one part - the whole holiday was great. Local benefits? Yes. Overall rating? Extremely good. (more)Christine Ermuth
Guernsey self guided walking tours, The Channel Islands
From
£714
excluding flights
Very well organized and thoroughly enjoyable. (more)Bob Bagley
The sheer beauty of the island, the friendly people, the walks and the super clean loos along the route! (more)Jane Haywood
The most memorable part of the holiday was visiting the smaller islands of Sark and Herm. Not only was the scenery fabulous but the weather was kind! (more)Stuart Harris
Sea kayaking holiday in Wales
From
£295
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was learning the basic skills to kayak and having a full day on the sea practising skills learnt. Meeting other like minded people and working together to ensure everyone enjoyed the experience. (more)Angela Howcroft
Amazing. The accommodation was warm, clean and comfortable. The showers were hot! The food was excellent and plentiful. The bar prices were very reasonable. The outdoor equipment was sound and well maintained. The instructors were patient, friendly and informative. They did their best to ensure that everyone in the group was happy. They were particularly reassuring for those beginners in the group. (more)Sian Tyers
Unbelievably good. Exciting and fun. Scenery fantastic. Staff amazing. Thank you so much for a holiday we will remember and talk about until we return next year. (more)Sally Austin
Snowdonia self catering accommodation, Wales
From
£350
per cottage per week (sleeps 4-5)
The most memorable moment was the amazing view from the picture window of this cottage - Mount Snowdon & Llyn Padarn and our very own "Autumnwatch" with birds feeding in the garden. (more)Zena Bergmann
The area itself was beautiful, the nearby lake was clean n beautiful with opportunities to partake in lots of activities and the beaches on Anglesey were lovely- Treaddur I think we went to, had a great cafe/restaurant nearby too. (more)Kathleen Cox
The cottage was everything we could have hoped for and was very cosy with some of the best views of mount Snowdon we could have imagined. (more)Craig Colclough
Devon self catering cottage, England
From
£205
per week (sleeps 4)
Very good. given the time of year and consequent weather, we had a relaxing time, and will look forward to having the chance to go again later in the spring/summer (more)Mary Morris
Truly relaxing, very peaceful - we haven't slept so well in a very long time - great to slow down and soak up the beautiful countryside. Ian made us feel very welcome and the homemade cake was delicious. (more)Sue Cross-Bourton
Maggie and Ian are genuinely committed to minimal environmental impact tourism, and it shows everywhere you look .... They are welcoming, enthusiastic, and full of ideas for great days out and activities in the local area. (more)Julia Key
West Devon accommodation, B&B on organic farm
From
£75
per double room per night
Staying in this farm you may feel you are staying at home. The farm owners are simple and friendly. (more)chanuan ratanawaraha
The most memorable part of the holiday was visiting the Eden Project, Rosemoor Gdns, other NT/RHS properties in the area. (more)Elisabeth Marciniw
The wonderful breakfasts that Rose cooked were made up of local produce and tasted delicious. Rose is a very good jam maker too! (more)Amanda Porter
Thames Path walking holiday, Cotswolds to London
From
£763
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Runneymeade Eve song at St Georgia’s Windsor Meals at Riverside, Kingston and TheAnchor, Shepperton Tips? Drink lots of water Local benefits? Hotels have too much packaging , use plastic water bottles Overall rating? Enjoyed tranquility of riverside,good walking and overnight stops varied from excellent to poor (more)Charlotte Cordingley
Carmarthenshire self catering cottage in Wales
From
£350
per cottage per week (sleeps 4)
We had a great time - relaxing, some beautiful experiences (beaches, hills, islands and all the above animals). We were in bed every night by 9.30pm - tired but blissfully comfortable after a day spent exploring. (more)Jayne Obeng
Perfect!....The best thing about the holiday was having no internet connection & very little mobile coverage. It made it a total break away & allowed us to appreciate everything about the location of cottage & the amazing surrounding area. It was a complete break away which is what a holiday should be. (more)Kirstin Robertson
St Kilda, Outer Hebrides Cruise, Scotland
From
£2,500
excluding flights
It was beautiful. We saw seals, dolphins, a minke whale and all sorts of sea birds...Morag our cook was brilliant serving up tasty meals and even making bread for my husband who is gluten intolerant. (more)Joan Adams
I rate this holiday as one of the best I’ve had. Everything worked to perfection. The crew were helpful, friendly and skilful. It was a very happy band of travellers who were privileged to visit a seldom visited, beautiful part of the world. (more)Vivienne Clarke
Scottish traditional cruise, 4 days
From
£835
excluding flights
The whole trip was marvellous. I felt like I’d gone to heaven. (more)Lachlan Holme-moir
The food on board Splendour was simply splendid, the chef did extremely well in his small galley and was an amusing part of our voyage; the skipper Ian was charming and made us feel very much at home, our cabin was comfortable and the en suite facilities worked well... (more)Audrey Semple
Idyllic....All-round pleasure. Good food, beautiful scenery, good company, just the right size with 4 cabins, 8 passengers, Ian, most kind and accommodating of skippers and Steve the wonderful, inventive chef. (more)Maggie Dolan
Lands End To John O'Groats cycling trip
From
£1,945
excluding flights
Memorable parts? There were so many memorable times. The variety and beauty of our wonderful country was a continuing delight. The views and feeling of achievement after climbing the Cross of Greet, The Lecht, The Forest of Bowland, Glenshee and many other hills were unforgettable. In contrast the feeling of freedom freewheeling down from these heights was wonderful. But apart from the actual cycling the camaraderie and mutual support which grew in the group and with our leaders, Nick... (more)Rob Nutting
Isle of Mull photography tour, Scotland
From
£2,100
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Niall and Charlotte took great care of us. We learned a lot and had great opportunities to photograph wild life and extraordinary scenery, and the food was exceptional too. Tips? Be prepared for slogging around some wet and muddy but beautiful scenery. Local benefits? Very environmentally conscious hosts and very respectful of local people and property. Overall rating? First class. (more)Barry Singer
Wales self guided walking holiday options
From
£525
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The landscapes. The walking. The people met along the way. Tips? I discovered that given my level of fitness and my desire to wander en-route, and stop and explore, my ideal walking distance per day is no more than 10 miles. Local benefits? Absolutely. Overall rating? It was very well organized. Went very smoothly from start to finish. The accommodations were lovely. A few places could do with room upgrade but the people were warm welcome and willingness... (more)Dominique Bousquet
Scotland self guided walking holiday
From
£413.5
excluding flights
Memorable parts? On a personal level; learning what types of hiking and travel are ideal for my partner and me. Otherwise; spending time in Boat of Garten, a small town in Scotland. During our relatively short stay, we felt a sense of community and acceptance for us and the other tourist coming to the town. Tips? Stay longer. Local benefits? I do feel the local people benefited from our stay. Rebecca and Andy used local resources for food and was able to suggest local sights... (more)Patricia Gabris
Hebrides cruise, The Sounds of Mull, Luing, Shuna and Jura
From
£960
excluding flights
The entire 6 days brilliant. Every aspect whether scenery, wild life, sailing or food was special (more)James Florance
The most memorable were the great views of the islands and the nice walks/ exploration on 'dry land'. The holiday was very enjoyable. (more)Anna Candy
The opportunity to see aspects of the beautiful inner islands from the lochs was quite special. Fabulous sunsets and misty mornings, seals and dolphins, hikes and a little fun fishing were all memorable. (more)Janis Tratnik
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