Solo travel deals for 2019
If you’ve had enough of turkey sandwiches, now’s the time to start planning trips for 2019. Here’s my pick of the best solo travel deals including three discounts exclusive to my newsletter subscribers.
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£100 off walking holidays
Start your New Year’s resolutions early and get £100 off flight-inclusive overseas trips with Ramblers Walking Holidays. This deal is exclusive to 101 Singles Holidays subscribers – you must quote “XMAS 101”. There’s also a £50 discount on UK holidays of one week or more. Book by 31 December.
£101 off mindfulness in Spain
Save £101 on a personal development holiday at Cortijo Romero in Spain, exclusive to 101 Singles Holidays subscribers, with code 101 Singles if you book by 31 January. The seven-night Mindfulness break from 9 March is now £624, down from £725. You can also get the same discount on the seven-night Springtime Renewal break from 23 March. Both trips include accommodation in a shared room (£115 supplement for a single room) with full board, excluding flights.
£100 off solo ski
Snap up one of the last places on the escorted single parent and solo ski holidays in Austria from Single Parents on Holiday and get a £100 discount by quoting 101 Singles. The week-long breaks cost from £750 for solo travellers in March (for a shared room; £850 for your own room) and from £1,690 for one adult and one child in February and April, including 4-star half-board accommodation, transfers and ski hosting, excludes flights.
£650 off India/Sri Lanka tour
Solo travellers can combine the incredible sites of India’s Golden Triangle with Sri Lanka’s history and wildlife on a 15-day Delhi to Colombo trip with On The Go Tours, with their own room at no extra cost saving £650. The tour visits the Taj Mahal, Jaipur, Sigiriya and Kandy, now from £1,295 on selected dates in 2019 excluding flights. There’s a similar deal on a 9-day Highlights of Nepal tour, now £895 including your own room, saving £350.
Single cruise for £875
Join a five-night Fred Olsen cruise to Amsterdam and Antwerp next May for £875 for single cruisers, including all meals, departing from Southampton on 1 May on the Braemar. Book with iglucruise.
Destination of the month: Kenya
If you’ve got your sights on some animal spotting in 2019, singles specialists Solos Holidays has a new Kenya Safari Adventure running in June. Priced from £2,555 and exclusive for solo travellers, the 7-night trip includes return flights departing 22 June, transfers, 4-star accommodation in a single room, breakfast, six lunches and dinners, park entrance fees and a boat ride on Lake Naivasha, plus the chance to spot the Big Five in the Amboseli National park and Masai Mara reserve.
Editor’s choice: House party for solo skiers
Learn to ski, or brush up your skills on the piste, at a ski house party exclusive for solo travellers. The week-long trip at Chalet Refuge & Lodge in Serre Chevalier, France with singles specialists Friendship Travel costs from £1,045 including your own room, six mornings in ski school (ideal for beginners and intermediates), breakfast and afternoon tea every day, dinner with wine on five evenings and flights departing 26 January or 2 February.
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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