You can still book some winter sunshine this year as well as great deals for 2021. Snap up free flights to Japan, £100 off singles holidays in the Mediterranean, or join a ski trip for solos.


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£50 off Christmas in Madeira

There’s still time for some winter sun with £50 off a week in Madeira with Solos Holidays in December if you quote ‘101 Singles’. There’s currently an open travel corridor from the UK to the island, with the trip reduced to £1,249, departing 21 December. Exclusively for single travellers, includes flights, half-board and Christmas Eve gala dinner.


You can also get a £50 discount on three new ClubSolos holidays in 2021 using the same code. A singles-only week in Kefalonia costs from £1,185 in June or September, a week on the island of Brac in Croatia in May or October costs from £1,110, while an island-hopping cruise in Croatia starts at £1,649 in May, July or October.


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New solo-only tours to Asia

Wendy Wu Tours has a series of tours exclusively for single travellers in 2021, with solo-only dates on some of their most popular group itineraries to Japan, China, Vietnam, Cambodia and India. The maximum size is reduced to 18, with free chauffeur transfers to and from UK airports plus lounge access and a room of your own with no single supplement. Prices start from £1,750 for 10 days in India.


And get free flights to Japan, if you book a tour to the country for 2021 or 2022, saving up to £800 and including solo departures. Includes one free date change, for a £99 deposit. Book by 31 October 2020.


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Save £100 on 2021 solo travel

There’s an early booking discount of £100 for all 2021 holidays with Travel One departing from 1 April onwards, if you book before 31 January 2021. Early bookers get the full discount, then it reduces to £50. Sunny escapes to the Mediterranean are among the trips on offer.

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Solo skiing in Mayrhofen

A five-night break skiing in Mayrhofen, Austria, exclusively for solo skiers aged 40+, costs £880 including half-board accommodation in a four-star hotel, ski hire and lessons (or ski guiding for the more advanced). The trip departs on 30 January and includes airport transfers, excludes flights. There are flexible booking conditions, so you will receive a voucher for a future holiday in the event of certain Covid-related scenarios.


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Small group archaeological cruises

One of the best ways to explore the Mediterranean is aboard a small boat, and with an expert guide to bring the ancient sites to life, it’s no surprise the archaeological tours from Peter Sommer Travels are popular with solo travellers. 2021’s itineraries include Greece, Croatia and Turkey.


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When do you want to travel?

If you know the month when you plan to take a solo holiday, see my tips for January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.
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