Lovingly crafted itineraries, rich, immersive experiences and effortless multi-destination travel are just a few things that make Trafalgar trips endlessly rewarding. We have so much in store for next year, so dig out your passport and discover eight reasons to travel with Trafalgar in 2018.
1) Say hello to new destinations
With ever-expanding horizons, we welcome exciting new trips to our 2018 itineraries. Journey through Japan’s spiritual heartland, visiting its surrounding temples and shrines, enjoy the colourful rhythms of Cuba’s vibrant streets and scale Kuala Lumpur’s magnificent Petronas Towers in Malaysia.
2) You’ll have a true taste of authenticity
Insider experiences and epic adventures are what we’re all about. Whether you’re creating and blending your own vintage in California wine country or meeting a Blackfoot Native to learn about their way of life, we make sure you see your destination through the eyes of a local. You’ll get intimately connected to the diversity of your continent with our insightful, handpicked travel directors and captivating, authentic experiences.
3) Our awards speak for themselves
With 46 major travel awards in the last five years, we’re the most globally awarded guided travel company. From acclaimed authorities like the Travel Globes and Agents’ Choice Awards to independent reviews provider Feefo, we’re proud to be in receipt of some of the most prestigious travel accolades around.
4) Experience the Good Life
Our indulgent itineraries create the most sublime memories. Picture bobbing along Venice’s Grand Canal in a gondola whilst being serenaded, or sitting by the coast in a Mykonos tavern, watching the sun gently slip away. If leading landmarks are your thing, we travel to an incredible 22 of TripAdvisor’s top 25 landmarks. As for accommodation? We stay in truly unique and inspirational hotels. Imagine waking up in Ireland’s palatial Ashford Castle or on a traditional junk boat in Vietnam’s Halong Bay. Begin your own personal journey to finding your happy place.
5) You love us!
Don’t believe us? Trust the opinion of our thousands of live, unedited guest reviews awarding us a 97% feedback rating.
6) Dining experiences like no other
Taste sublime local flavours and dine in unexpected locations with our Be My Guest experiences, where you’ll be hosted by a local family in their own home. Dine on Southern soul food at Mohahhamd Ali’s childhood home with his brother Rahaman, eat a home-cooked dinner with an Amish family or savour delicious Provençal cooking on the banks of the Sorgue in France. Want to flex your culinary skills, too? Try your hand at a local cooking class, forage for lunch on an Irish beach or sample regional wines on a Tuscan estate.
7) Don’t worry about a thing
Our trips give you the freedom to just, be. Leave that guide book at home and let us open your eyes to the wonders of your destinations. Our trips allow you the freedom to be surprised and inspired by making travelling to multiple destinations an effortless and enchanting experience. If you fancy a spot of Spanish flamenco dancing or want to visit a Highland sheep farm, we make booking that extra adventure a seamless process. Sit back and write your own travel story.
8) You’ll be a conscious traveller
Ethical travel and sustainability are the cornerstones of our ethos. We are constantly taking care to reduce our environmental impact, support local communities and encourage tourism that sustains livelihoods. Be part of our Join Trafalgar experiences to help us keep heritage traditions alive, like Hawaii’s O’o Farm and Cambodia’s Phare Circus for orphaned and disadvantaged families.
Convinced? Get your 2018 adventure in motion and click here to discover an inspirational Trafalgar trip today.
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