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13 of the best Black Friday deals that will get you travelling the world again

Feeling ready to explore the world in 2022? We’re confident it’s your year to get back out there and embrace the joy of travel. We’ve gathered the inspiration you need for an adventure next year and Trafalgar’s Black Friday deals will help you get there. Lock in a great deal this Black Friday with one of these incredible trips and kick-start your year of travel abroad. We’ve rounded up 13 of our amazing trips with Black Friday deals, but you’ll find so many more unmissable discounts on our site. Let’s go!

Italy Bellissimo (11 days)

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Picture yourself clinking glasses of red wine over an epic Tuscan sunset, cruising out to the Isle of Capri for a slice of the fine life, floating along Venice’s magical canals and bouncing between the sun-kissed, sophisticated Italian cities you often dream of.

Our Italy Bellissimo trip whisks you between Rome, Capri, Venice and Florence soaking up sunshine, aperitivos and gelato at every stop. On our Be My Guest dinner you’ll join the Callistri family at their borgo in the Hamlet of Limonaia for a delicious Italian meal, olive oil tasting and a relaxed walk through their olive groves and lemon orchards.


East Coast USA and Canada (14 days)

Pack your bags, we’re going on a great American road trip! This two-week adventure explores the best of North America’s East Coast, starting in New York and cutting a big loop up into Canada before finishing in Boston. Along the way history lovers will be spoilt while getting to know Washington D.C.’s White House and Lincoln Memorial, experiencing the simpler Amish way of life up close and strolling through Canada’s European-feeling French-speaking city of Montreal. 

Experience the thunderous Niagara Falls up close, wander the streets of downtown Toronto and Ottawa and finish in brilliant Boston, or choose to return to NYC where more adventures await after your East Coast USA and Canada tour.


Amsterdam Explorer (6 days)

There’s nothing like a short city break to reinvigorate your passion for travel or to refresh your mind from the repetition of daily life. Lock in the Amsterdam Explorer to get up close with the photogenic Dutch capital and explore the iconic sights on this six-day tour. 

Going beyond its famous canals, this in-depth Amsterdam trip takes you deeper. Clink beer glasses with locals, see how the sturdy wooden clogs are carved, taste Dutch cheeses and visit a working Dutch windmill.


Highlights of Turkey (10 days)

Haggle in Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar, admire Cappadocia’s fairy-tale landscapes and wander the footsteps of ancient Greeks in Ephesus. Your nine-day journey through Turkey will take you along age-old trading routes that linked East and West and connect you with another culture.

Along the way meet the most liberated women in Turkey in the village of Demircidere over a Be My Guest lunch, stay near the ancient Ortahisar rock castle and learn about the art of pottery making in Avanos.


Best of Britain (11 days)

Britain from the Sky

Kickstarting with the beautiful cities of Bath and Exeter, you’ll explore the very heart of brilliant Britain on this 11-day country explorer. Venture out to the coastal landscapes of Plymouth, across the moorland of Dartmoor, and up to the magical fells and waters of the Lake District.

The Dyer family invite you to enjoy a Be My Guest lunch on their family-run dairy farm in Somerset before you venture up to bonnie Scotland. The Highlands are waiting to be explored, along with the Isle of Skye where we’ll journey to view the remarkable Cuillin Mountains. Learn what life is like as a Benedictine monk at Buckfast Abbey, stand beside the ancient stone circle of Stonehenge and soak in the Tudor history of Chester and Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon.


Historic Highlights (8 days)

North America's most epic views

Interested in US military history? This eight-day battlefield tour takes you from Washington D.C. to Philadelphia, going deep with stories, facts and museums along the way. Start exploring the young nation at Capitol Hill and George Washington’s home. Experience historical reenactments on Gettysburg’s battlefields. Stop for a spooky dinner in a haunted tavern. 

This New England tour takes you back in time to chat with blacksmiths in Colonial Williamsburg and to relive the American Revolution at the Yorktown Victory Center.


Wonders of Ancient Egypt (12 days)

Tourist boat on river Nile in Aswan, Egypt

Always wanted to see the Great Pyramids of Giza up close? Cruise along the famous Nile river past Luxor to explore the Valley of the Kings? Feel the buzz of Cairo’s busy streets? You’ll do all this and much more on this 12-day journey uncovering the best of Egypt.

On this trip the exclusive Be My Guest encounter takes you to the banks of the Nile where your hosts, the El Boerey family, will share stories about family life while we enjoy the local culinary tradition of warm mint tea and freshly baked local bread with honey.


Scenic Seattle, Portland and Oregon Coast (8 days)

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Big cities and even bigger wilderness. Connect with locals and the great outdoors on this eight-day trip that explores rugged scenic landscapes, stunning cities and relaxed coastal towns. Together we’ll take a road trip through the lush Olympic National Park, go wine tasting in the Willamette Valley, spot waterfalls along the Columbia River Highway and then prepare for the feast of your life in the cities of Seattle and Portland.

EXPERIENCE THIS TOUR FOR YOURSELF: Scenic Seattle, Portland and Oregon Coast

Scenic Scandinavia and its Fjords (14 days)

On this two-week trip you’ll soak up the colour and beauty of Scandinavia from the heart of it all. Stay right at the edge of Geirangerfjord, one of the most spectacular Norwegian fjords, at one of the most beautifully located hotels in the world. Watch the fairytales of Hans Christian Andersen come to life and take one of Europe’s most thrilling train journeys, where scenic Norwegian countryside reveals mountains and waterfalls.

Your Be My Guest dinner is with the fifth-generation Øvre-Eide family. They’ve been working the land on their livestock farm in Norway since the 1500s.

EXPERIENCE THIS TOUR FOR YOURSELF: Scenic Scandinavia and its Fjords

Highlights of Eastern Europe (17 days)

This grand tour of Eastern Europe takes you between Vienna, Budapest, Krakow, Berlin and Prague over 17 amazing days. A special tour of the East, you’ll jump between eight spellbinding countries and take plenty of time to get to know each incredible culture. Wander colourful medieval streets in the capitals and get to know the locals, like the Hungarian family who will welcome you to their winery. 

Tick off your bucket list with a trip to Lake Bled in Slovenia, enjoy views from Fisherman’s Bastion in Budapest, take a visit Wawel Royal Castle in Kraków, experience a sobering trip to the former concentration camp at Auschwitz, level in history during a visit to Jasna Góra Monastery, and relax in the Old Town Square of Prague and Tábor.


Tastes and Sounds of the South (10 days)

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Calling all music lovers to this 10-day USA tour. Starting in Nashville and ending in New Orleans, on this trip you’ll soak up a little jazz, taste plenty of Southern home cooking, sing to country tunes and dance to plenty of Rock ‘n’ Roll on this incredible road trip that showcases the rich culture of America’s southern states.

Tennessee, Mississippi and Louisiana will welcome you with open arms to explore the history and soundtracks of their people, including a trip to Elvis’ iconic Graceland.

EXPERIENCE THIS TOUR FOR YOURSELF: Tastes and Sounds of the South

Iconic Ireland and Ashford Castle (10 days)

If Ireland is on your bucket list, our 10-day Iconic Ireland trip whisks you past the very best of the Emerald Isle. Famous Ashford Castle, the former famous home of earls, princes and the famous Guinness family, is a favourite stop, but by no means not the only highlight.

Heading out into the countryside, we’ll circle the gorgeous green Ring of Kerry, feel the whipping winds at the famous Cliffs of Moher and admire the beauty of Connemara. Plus you’ll dance a jig in Galway, visit the city of Cork and start and finish this adventure in colourful Dublin.

EXPERIENCE THIS TOUR FOR YOURSELF: Iconic Ireland and Ashford Castle

Wonders of St Petersburg and Moscow (7 days) 

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If you’ve ever wanted to stand in front of the iconic, twisted candy-like domes of St. Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow, then this is the seven-day tour for you. Tick off the wonders of Russia on this bucket-list journey through Moscow and St. Petersburg trip.

Epic highlights include a visit to the Tsar’s Winter Palace, wandering the heart of Red Square and exploring the stage of St. Petersburg’s Theatre. At this last location you’ll meet locals over drinks and canapés at the Theatre of Youth, watching a stage performance by the students.

EXPERIENCE THIS TOUR FOR YOURSELF: Wonders of St. Petersburg and Moscow

Trafalgar‘s Black Friday travel deals are available for a limited time only, so get in quick to book your next incredible trip in 2022.

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