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Over 60s Holidays

Whether you're a seasoned traveller or want to learn more about a new destination, our over 60s holidays will have something for you. It’s always exciting dreaming of where you’ll travel to next, so make sure you choose us to travel with.

Best Holidays for Over 60s

If you are enjoying retirement or no longer have crucial commitments or responsibilities, now is the perfect time to make your travel dreams come true – and we’ve got the best holidays for over 60s. Every holiday is carefully crafted by our expert team to 100s of destinations worldwide and we cater for a wide range of interests and ages, from over 50s travel, holidays for over 60s couples, and more.

With Travel Department, you’ll see more as our guides will share their knowledge, insights and unveil hidden gems you may not find in a guidebook. On our over 60s short breaks, you’ll travel with a like-minded group of people, sharing incredible experiences and have free time to explore more at your leisure. So, if you like the sound of a group holiday experience and want to uncover some of the most wonderful places worldwide, then our over 60s holidays may be the perfect choice for you.

No matter whether you’re travelling in a group or are looking for solo holidays for over 60s, we take are of everything; return flights, transfers, accommodation and guided excursions are all included, so you can spend more time taking in the sights. And, one thing is certain, wherever you choose to go, we will look after you every step of the way.

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Why Choose A Travel Department Over 60s Holiday

Experience Group Travel

Experience Group Travel

One of the benefits of our holidays is that you will travel with a group of like-minded people and have plenty of leisure time to explore with your newfound friends to see more incredible attractions. When reminiscing about our holidays, it’s often the people we meet and the shared experiences we have together that are the highlight of the whole trip.

Remarkable Locations

Remarkable Locations

We've been providing our customers with expertly crafted travel experiences for over 25 years and offer guided holidays to some of the world’s best destinations, such as European favourites Italy and Spain as well as long-haul destinations like Canada and India. Whether you’re searching for a city escape to Krakow, a getaway to Croatia or a River Cruise along the Danube, we’re have a holiday to suit everyone.

Active Retired or Travelling Solo

Active Retired or Travelling Solo

Retirement can mean you are no longer bound and have more time to experience some new adventures and to tick off the destinations or travel activities you have always wanted to experience. Make new friends and new memories with us on our Solo Traveller Holidays. These holidays are created to ensure you have an unforgettable experience in the company of like-minded people whilst still enjoying some ‘’me’’ time with your own hotel room.

Guided Holiday Experience

Guided Holiday Experience

Every Travel Department holiday is accompanied by a passionate local expert guide who will offer an authentic and unique experience in your chosen destination. They will share their knowledge and highlight some hidden gems as well as the iconic sights, and offer unique insights that cannot be found in a guidebook. Our guides are always happy to provide recommendations and tips based on your interests for when you have free time on your holiday.

A Guided Over 60s Holiday Experience

Join us on one of our tours for over 60s and enjoy a carefully crafted guided group holiday. With 100s of destinations worldwide to choose from, you’ll discover so much more with our professional, friendly and informative local guides. From seeing the Northern Lights in Iceland to exploring ancient sites in Greece, visit Europe and travel with us to uncover more of this continent, which offers a diversity in landscapes and has a bounty of cultural and historical places for you to discover. The explorer in you will love our worldwide holidays in far flung destinations like China, India and Vietnam, where you can experience new cultures without sacrificing comfort or convenience. Our holidays also offer the opportunity to meet other over 60s travellers and share unforgettable holiday memories with like-minded people. We offer a variety of holidays and over 60s short breaks, the choice is yours. With over 25 years experience creating holidays for the curious, you can be sure that with Travel Department, your holiday is in good hands, and you can book and travel with confidence.

Over 60s Holidays FAQs

What are the best holiday destinations for over 60s?


Depending on your hobbies and interests, it can be anywhere in the world! With our expertise, we can offer a holiday to suit you, your dates, your destinations and kind of experience you're looking for. From City Breaks to River Cruises, long-haul adventures to Mediterranean idylls, we offer a range of guided holidays

I’m travelling on my own, can I join a guided over 60s holiday?


We do offer solo traveller holidays, which are specially designed for independent travellers and it’s the perfect opportunity to meet like-minded solo holidaymakers, but if you can't find a solo traveller holiday to suit your schedule, you are always welcome to join any of our tours. You'll still travel as part of a group, enjoying the social atmosphere, but you can to have your own me-time too!

How safe are your over 60s holidays abroad?


With over 25 years experience bringing people all over the world, you’re in very safe hands. The security of having everything taken care of is why many book holidays with Travel Department again and again. Safety of our customers is paramount. We take every precaution, use professional local suppliers and guides who take care of tourists every day in their country.

What is the advantage of having a tour guide on a holiday?


Our local expert guides will provide all the insider information, tips about your destination and share some real hidden gems. They will always be there to help with any questions or issues that may arise.

I like to the see the sights and relax on my holiday. Are the tours for over 60s very busy?


The pace of our tours can vary, but we have itineraries to suit every preference.  For every tour we have an activity level guide to help you decide which holiday suits you best. 

I have mobility issues, can I discuss my needs before I book?


For specific advice regarding our holidays and to discuss any special needs, please contact us directly and we will be happy to assist.

What if there is an emergency?


We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.

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