Light and Relaxed Holidays
Unwind and experience more on our brand-new Light and Relaxed holiday range. These holidays have been carefully crafted so we can discover some of our favourite destinations in a smaller group size and with the highest possible safety standard.
Small group of like-minded travellers
Less crowded & expertly guided
Highest possible safety standards
Relax with more free time
NEW - Flexible Low Deposit*
Pay a deposit of just €100pp on all tours booked between June & September 2020 (excludes Long Haul & River Cruise). Plus, enjoy the flexibility to change any tour at no extra cost or swap your deposit for a voucher up to when your balance is due or up to the 18th of December 2020, whichever comes first.
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A Guided Light & Relaxed Holiday Experience
On our Light and Relaxed holidays we can still experience some of Europe’s top destinations whilst adhering to the highest possible safety standards. Our itineraries have been carefully crafted for maximum enjoyment. We’ll avoid large crowds, confined spaces and where the excursions are in busier or more compact locations we'll use whisper radio guides to ensure social distancing, so you won’t miss a thing. We will have plenty of time to relax as well as enjoy wonderful excursions, all in the company of expert local guides. It’s the perfect blend of relaxation and cultural exploration and of course, everything is included from flights, accommodation, transfers, excursions and an expert local guide.
Light & Relaxed Tours FAQS
What is included in my holiday?
Travel Department holidays include flights, transfers and hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast, half board or full board basis, and excursions as specified.
All items that are included are clearly stated in our documentation. Add-ons such as insurance, bags and single room supplements are mentioned separately. In some cases you may have to pay a local departure tax or local transport cost. This will be detailed in your documentation and our local guides will assist you with these. Tipping is not included in your holiday price and information regarding tipping will also be included with your travel documents.
Will I be met at the airport?
You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.
What is the deposit and when is full payment due?
Deposit is required on booking and is dependent on your holiday type and starts at €100pp for city breaks. Full payment is due 10 weeks before departure hence if you book less than 10 weeks from departure full payment will be due when you book.
Do I need a Visa?
Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements
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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Terms & Conditions
*Low deposit of €100 applicable to all tours excluding Long Haul and River Cruise holidays. Low flexible deposit for all new bookings made between June and 30th of September 2020. If after booking, your plans change, you can amend your tour or departure date with no additional fee, or swap your deposit for a gift voucher up until 18 December 2020 or the date your balance is due (whichever is earlier).