New European Holidays From London Gatwick

Georgina Willcox | 31 May 2022
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At Travel Department, we’ve been bringing dream holidays to life for over 25 years. And now, we’re bringing our tried and trusted range of guided European holidays to London Gatwick. So, whether you’re searching for a long-haul adventure departing from Heathrow or a brand-new European escape from Gatwick, we can kick start the holiday of a lifetime direct from London so you can relax and enjoy the experience. Check out some of the most incredible destinations below you can experience when you book your next holiday from London with us.  


Guided excursion to Verona

Experience our Lake Garda tours and enjoy excursions to Venice and Verona, two remarkable UNESCO World Heritage cities. Take a trip to Sorrento to discover the Ancient Ruins of Pompeii and explore the Amalfi Coast or see the best of Tuscany and learn more about the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance. Take a holiday in Italy, a country full of incredible destinations just waiting to be discovered.


Guided tour of Luxor

Our Egypt tours combines the vibrant city of Cairo, ancient treasures, the relaxing resort of Hurghada, together with an unforgettable 7-night River Nile cruise. Travel back in time to the land of the Pharaohs and discover the mysteries of one of the oldest civilisations on the planet. See the Pyramids of Giza, explore Luxor, visit the burial place of Tutankhamun at the Valley of the Kings and much more. 


Guided tour of La Alhambra

There's no questioning why people take a holiday in Spain year after year. The countless glistening beaches that dot its coastlines, the Moorish architecture in Andalucía, the beautiful landscapes of Mount Teide National Park and the colourful cities. Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Córdoba and La Alhambra or relax on the black volcanic sands of Tenerife; whatever your interests are you'll to find it in Spain.  


Guided cruise of Ha Long Bay

On our Vietnam holiday, we'll sightsee in the bustling cities of Saigon and Ho Chi Minh, gaze upon towering caves while sailing in the beautiful Ha Long Bay, visit an authentic Vietnamese village and learn how to cook in Hoi An, and cruise along the serene Perfume River.


Visit Athens on guided tour

Experience Greece and its incredible history with us. Often described as the cradle of civilization, Athens is one of the most captivating and magical European destinations. Home to some of the world’s most breath-taking landmarks, not to mention a pleasing Mediterranean climate, the eclectic Athens is wonderful place to visit all year. The most recognisable image of Greece is the breath-taking Acropolis in the capital city- often considered the greatest architectural remains of the Greek Antiquity. 


Visit Hawa Mahal on guided tour of India

A dynamic nation with a deep cultural history that is wonderfully different, mesmerising, chaotic and bewildering. There is nothing quite like a trip to India! Visit the Taj Mahal - the 7th Wonder of the World and by far India’s most recognised landmark, see beautiful monuments in Jaipur and get the best opportunity to spot Tigers in Ranthambore National Park.


Visit Split on guided excursion

Our Croatia holidays deliver an intriguing blend of history and culture along the whole length of the country’s Adriatic coast. Its cities, villages and countryside has relics from Imperial Rome, the Venetian trade and recent Balkan history. The Dalmatian Coast forms the heart of Croatia and includes Split a modern city boasting the site of Diocletian’s Palace.  Dubrovnik is a picture-perfect medieval town with UNESCO status, lies at the far southern tip of the Dalmatian Coastline and was once summed up by George Bernard Shaw as ‘paradise on earth’.


Guided tour of Valletta on Malta holiday

A holiday in Malta is perfect to experience at anytime as it's blessed with year-round sunshine and crystal-clear waters.  The country has a long and varied history and over the years has been under the rule of the Greeks, Romans, Arabs and the order of the Knights of St. John making it one of the most concentrated historic areas in the world. It’s beautiful capital, Valletta, is brimming with history in the form of its splendid Baroque architecture, squares, palaces, forts, bastions and churches. 


Guided city tour of Vienna

On our Austria tours, you can experience the beautiful Austrian Alps and see other incredible natural sights like Lake Chiemsee. Discover Vienna which is world-famous for its classical music and elegant architecture. Vienna’s historic centre is a UNESCO world heritage site and examples of the city’s illustrious history can be seen all around. 


Guided tour of Kyoto

A tour of Japan is truly an opportunity of a lifetime! The ‘Land of the Rising Sun', Japan is a fascinating and awe-inspiring country with its unique of blend high tech modernity and ancient traditions. Explore the bustling capital of Tokyo, visit majestic sacred temples and shrines, and gaze at the stunning scenery surrounding the iconic Mount Fuji, enjoy a thrilling ride on the super-fast bullet train before spending time in historic Kyoto. This incredible tour is sure to leave lasting memories.

Travelling with us means that you can discover more of what you love, with flights, accommodation, excursions that delight and fascinating local guides sorted so you can focus on enjoying the moment and making memories. Satisfy your curiosity for the most authentic experiences from the coastal fortresses of Croatia to the Fjords and northern lights of Iceland alongside like-minded people, no matter how far you roam. That’s why so many of our customers travel with us time and time again. 

We offer tours to 100s of destinations worldwide and with over 25 year’s experiences, you’re sure to find your perfect guided holiday.

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