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Five Trips to Maximise Your Bank Holidays

Bank holiday season is upon us and we want to make sure that you put them to good use. 

We mean, what better way to celebrate a bank holiday than with an actual holiday? Nope we can’t think of anything either. And with eight at your fingertips, you won’t want to waste them.

Easter offers up the ultimate long weekend, but combine it with May’s first bank holiday and you could get a whopping 18 days off in a row for the price of just nine annual leave days – more than enough time to get to grips with China’s headlining cities and show-stopping scenery, or go tiger spotting between icon hopping in India

May and August bank holidays could bag you some extra time to tick off that safari you’ve always dreamed of in East Africa, or add some beach relaxing to a Sri Lanka trip. And for those of you who are sick of waiting for the UK to actually deliver on a white Christmas – drizzle is not a great compromise for snow – why not trade in the bleakness of blighty for some winter sun? South Africa’s beach skirted cities and Big Five dotted plains will be sure to give you a warm welcome. Two consecutive bank holidays never felt so good. 


1. Go wild this Easter with our India Tigers Itinerary + Himalayas + Temples

This trip departs at 21:25 on 18th April from London Heathrow and returns to London Heathrow at 18:25 on 6th May and uses nine days annual leave

Duration: 17 Nights: Amritsar 2nts, Shimla 2nts, Delhi 2nts, Jaipur 2nts, Agra 2nts, Khajuraho 1nt, Bandhavgarh 2nts, Kanha 2nts, Mumbai 2nts. 

Transport: Airport transfers, car and driver and any additional connecting trains or flights.

Hotels: Choose to upgrade from Standard to Character, Premium or Luxury Accommodation.  

Experiences: You'll also get all your base experiences covered and can choose to add on our Authentic, Active, Foodie or Once In A Lifetime Packs. 

Alternative add-ons: Goa.

InclusionsInternational flights from London (can be made regional), all transfers, Base experiences, Standard hotels (can be changed).

Guide Price: From £2,995pp

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2. Or, spice up with our Relaxed Pace China Classic Itinerary + Scenery + Himalayas + Hong Kong

This trip departs at 14:20 on 19th April from London Heathrow and returns to London Heathrow at 20:15 on 6th May and uses nine days annual leave

Duration: 17 Nights: Beijing 4nts, Xian 2nts, Guilin 2nts, Lijiang 3nts, Shanghai 3nts, Hong Kong 3nts.

Transport: All airport, city and experience transfers by car and driver, high-speed train and internal flights.

Hotels: Choose to upgrade from Standard to Character, Premium or Luxury Accommodation.  

Experiences: You'll get all your base experiences covered and can choose to add on our Active, Cultural, Foodie or Once In A Lifetime Packs. 

Alternative add-ons: Chengdu (includes additional experiences).

InclusionsInternational flights from London (can be made regional), all transfers, Base experiences, Standard hotels (can be changed).

Guide Price: From £3,939pp

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3. Make May Safari Season with our Kenya Classic Itinerary + Amboseli

Trip departs at 21:00 on 24th May from London Heathrow and returns to London Heathrow at 17:55 on 2nd June and uses four days annual leave

Duration: 8 Nights: Nairobi 1nt, Lake Naivasha 2nts, Maasai Mara 2nts, Nairobi 1nt, Amboseli 2nts.

Transport: City transfers and private safari vehicle with guide.

Hotels: Choose to upgrade from Standard to Character, Premium or Luxury Accommodation.  

Experiences: You'll get all your base experiences covered and can choose to add on our Active, Community, or Once In A Lifetime Packs. 

Alternative add-ons: Mombasa, Samburu, Zanzibar (includes additional experiences).

InclusionsInternational flights from London (can be made regional), all transfers, Base experiences, Standard hotels (can be changed).

Guide Price: From £2,725pp

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4. Spend summer soaking in our Sri Lanka Classic Itinerary + Traditional Beach

Trip departs at 22:15 on 23rd August from London Heathrow and returns to London Heathrow at 18:40 on 1st September and uses four days annual leave

Duration: 8 Nights: Habarana 3nts, Kandy 2nts, Bentota 3nts.

Transport: All airport, city and experience transfers by car and driver.

Hotels: Choose to upgrade from Standard to Character, Premium or Luxury Accommodation.  

Experiences: You'll get all your base experiences covered and can choose to add on our Active, Authentic, Foodie or Once In A Lifetime Packs. 

Alternative add-ons: Colombo, Nuwara Eliya, Yala, Udawalawe, Galle (includes additional experiences).

InclusionsInternational flights from London (can be made regional), all transfers, Base experiences, Standard hotels (can be changed).

Guide Price: From £2,499pp

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5. Enjoy the ultimate Christmas in the sun with our South Africa Classic Itinerary

Trip departs at 21:30 on 20th December from London Heathrow and returns to London Heathrow at 07:30 on 29th December and uses three days annual leave

Duration: 17 Nights: Cape Town 4nts, Kruger 3nts.

Transport: Airport, city and experience transfers plus connecting flights.

Hotels: Choose to upgrade from Standard to Character, Premium or Luxury Accommodation 

Experiences: You'll get all your base experiences covered and can choose to add on our Active, Cultural, Foodie or Once In A Lifetime Packs.

Alternative add-onsStellenbosch, Hermanus, Mozambique, Victoria Falls.

Inclusions: International flights from London (can be made regional), all transfers, Base experiences, Standard hotels (can be upgraded).

Guide Price: From £3,125pp

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