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 £825 to £940 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
South Downs self catering cottage sleeping 2 people, England

South Downs self catering cottage sleeping 2 people, England

Romantic cottage with stunning views in National Park
From £500 to £900 per week
Accommodation
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 £695 to £755 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

See Kayaking exploration on the Pembrokeshire Coast
From £305 to £585 2 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 17 Apr, 22 May, 24 May, 12 Jun, 21 Jun, 3 Jul, 19 Jul, 7 Aug, 23 Aug, 28 Aug, 4 Sep, 6 Sep
Book before November 29th 2019 and receive 10% off your holiday in 2020! Book before 31st January 2020 and receive 5% off your holiday in 2020!
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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)
Accommodation
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)
Accommodation
£100 off 21-28 Dec or 28 Dec - 4 Jan in this cosy cottage, now £490. Use code xmasott when booking online. Woodburner, pond and lake views, owners on hand. Mince pie welcome. 100% renewable energy, excellent recycling, train pick up possible.
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 £810 to £1,116 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)
Accommodation
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
Accommodation
Lake District family activity holiday

Lake District family activity holiday

Walk, climb, abseil and canoe around the Borrowdale Valley.
From £575 to £625 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 4 Apr, 11 Apr, 18 Apr, 23 May, 4 Jul, 11 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 1 Aug, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 17 Oct
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 £695 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 £1,895 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 13 Jun
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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.
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 £1,650 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 27 Apr, 25 Aug, 15 Sep, 2 Oct, 5 Oct
2021: 20 Apr, 29 Jun, 20 Aug, 22 Sep, 23 Sep, 7 Oct, 8 Oct, 9 Oct
green voucher: guests travelling by public transport (bus or train) will receive a £50 voucher per booking towards the cost of their cruise.
Coasteering weekend in Wales

Coasteering weekend in Wales

Traverse and explore the spectacular Pembrokeshire Coast
From £235 3 days ex flights
Small group travel: Depart every weekend on a Friday
Book before November 29th 2019 and receive 10% off your holiday in 2020! Book before 31st January 2020 and receive 5% off your holiday in 2020!
Hiking holidays in Scotland

Hiking holidays in Scotland

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

Family adventure holiday in Wales

Discovery, fun, exploration adventures Pembrokeshire coast
From £475 to £675 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 5 Apr, 12 Apr, 24 May, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 2 Aug, 9 Aug, 16 Aug, 23 Aug, 25 Oct
Book before November 29th 2019 and receive 10% off your holiday in 2020! Book before 31st January 2020 and receive 5% off your holiday in 2020!
Pembrokeshire group accommodation, Wales

Pembrokeshire group accommodation, Wales

Group bookings for up to 40 at an activity lodge, West Wales
From £35 to £69 per person per night
Accommodation
Book before November 29th 2019 and receive 10% off your holiday in 2020! Book before 31st January 2020 and receive 5% off your holiday in 2020!
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
Accommodation
Scotland by railway holiday

Scotland by railway holiday

Experience authentic Scotland independently and car-free
From £1,095 to £1,155 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: 2020: 26 Apr, 6 Sep
Painting holiday cruise in Scotland

Painting holiday cruise in Scotland

Staffa, Iona, Tobermory & Ross of Mull. Art tutor available.
From £1,500 to £1,530 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 16 May, 2 Sep
2021: 25 Jul
green voucher: guests travelling by public transport (bus or train) will receive a £50 voucher per booking towards the cost of their cruise.
St Kilda and the Outer Hebrides cruise, Scotland

St Kilda and the Outer Hebrides cruise, Scotland

Scottish Cruise to St Kilda and the Outer Hebrides
From £4,480 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 15 Aug
2021: 1 May, 12 Jun, 10 Jul
Causeway coast holiday, Northern Ireland

Causeway coast holiday, Northern Ireland

Experience the world famous Causeway Coast "Car-free"
From £595 to £695 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Electric bike cycling holiday in Devon

Electric bike cycling holiday in Devon

Explore Devon's Unesco Biosphere Reserve by electric bike
From £320 to £455 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Holiday is for two people for one week April-mid July and September-mid October.
Ireland holiday by train

Ireland holiday by train

Discover contrasts of Dublin, Galway and Belfast, car-free.
From £865 to £1,050 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Scotland by railway holiday
From
£1,095
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was the Isle of skye. (more)Della Yaroshko
Worth every penny. (more)Mary O
All the train journeys were memorable but the favorite was the trip from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh - weather was beautiful and scenery stunning. (more)Elizabeth Adamson
Orkney & Shetland self drive holiday, Scotland
From
£825
excluding flights
I enjoyed the in-depth nature of the interaction with the locals on this trip. I learned so much about the culture and history of The Shetland and Orkney Islands (more)Mary Ann Kessler
The most exciting part of the holiday was the Shetlands landscapes (more)Sebastien Delpont
The boat trip to see birds and seals, but all of it was great. (more)Elizabeth and Mervyn Kohler
Causeway coast holiday, Northern Ireland
From
£595
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
Ireland holiday by train
From
£865
excluding flights
Dingle was truly fabulous. (more)Nancy Murphy
We enjoyed the walking tour of Dublin and the black taxi tour of Belfast because we learned so much from the knowledgeable guides. (more)Susan DeWitt
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
Skye and the Inner Hebrides cruise, Scotland
From
£2,260
excluding flights
Lovely holiday in spite of the weather. Food was fantastic and crew did everything they could to find enjoyable areas to explore when winds made our planned destinations unreachable. (more)Sharon Nevile
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
Mull circumnavigation cruise, Scotland
From
£990
excluding flights
Puffin Day on Lunga was definitely the highlight of our trip. But just being on the boat and sharing an amazing trip with five strangers made the trip memorable. (more)Barbara Goldman
If you enjoy wonderful scenery, wildlife and some walking, this trip is an amazing experience. (more)Greta DAVIS
Watching 14 dolphins following the boat was a highlight. The scenery was fabulous. (more)Linda Young
Norway and Scottish Islands sailing holiday
From
£1,799
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Leaving anchorage just before dawn. Tips? You will need to muck in. Local benefits? We bought local food en route. Sailed back to a home port so only one flight needed. Overall rating? As a first time experience living on a sailing boat, I thought it was amazing. The operator really deliver on their strap line - Sail, Train , Explore. (more)Peter Cooper
Wildlife sailing holiday in Scotland
From
£750
excluding flights
The most exciting part of this holiday was helping to winch in the anchor! (more)Virginia McCrae
The two trips were lovely, food very good on both. (more)Kim Freeman
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
Jersey self guided walking tours, The Channel Islands
From
£868
excluding flights
Wonderful, a great escape, restorative, and memorable. (more)Fenella Thornton
It is hard to pin point one part - the whole holiday was great. Extremely good. (more)Christine Ermuth
West Highland Line railway holiday in Scotland
From
£695
excluding flights
5***** (more)Jane Millar
Traveling on the Far North Line provided beautiful scenery and the train was comfortable and very clean. (more)Kathy Agerter
The most exciting part of the holiday was jacobite steam train from Fort William to Mallaig. (more)Anne Maughan
Wildlife holiday in the Isle of Mull, Scotland
From
£645
excluding flights
The dolphins joining us and riding the bow waves of our boat trip was memorable. (more)Marie Stevens
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
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
Electric bike cycling holiday in Devon
From
£320
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the holiday was the beauty and peace of the environment, the meadow we looked out on, and the challenging cycling up and down steep Devon Hills. (more)Hilary Mayne
Excellent...The owner is a keen recycler himself and in enabling his visitors to do the same (more)Mary Hughes
Carmarthenshire self catering cottage in Wales
From
£450
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
Guernsey self guided walking tours, The Channel Islands
From
£812
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
Devon self catering cottage, England
From
£205
per week (sleeps 4)
It's a wonderful place to relax and get away from it all. Lots of things for kids to do and a lovely "home away from home" setting. (more)Catherine Weston
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
Thames Path walking holiday, Cotswolds to London
From
£1,442
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
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
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
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
Skye and the Small Isles cruises, Scotland
From
£2,420
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Visiting islands that I would never have been able to see without this wee ship and landing tender. And the food :) Tips? Pack light and go with an open mind on who your fellow travellers are, where you might get to visit and be prepared to get wet occasionally! Local benefits? Yes, local sights where visited and fees paid, shops benefitted and recommendations will doubtless be made. I hope to incorporate some of these places in to a road-trip next year for... (more)Marian Thomas
Hebrides short break cruise, Scotland
From
£1,045
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The fantastic food, the gorgeous views and the lovely people I ended up on the cruise with (we were only 8 but what a great group). Tips? BOOK IT! Local benefits? I felt that visiting the islands in a small boat with a tender rather than a giant cruise ship was of definite benefit in that the impact on the islands was far less than it would have been. I also like that the boats are recycled fishing vehicles. All the crew worked hard to show us local wildlife.... (more)Deborah Climie
Lands End To John O'Groats cycling trip
From
£1,895
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
Scottish traditional cruise, 4 days
From
£920
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
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