The Travel Department’s customers benefit from the experience of local tour guides with in-depth knowledge of the destination, its sights, history and attractions.
(PRWEB UK) 6 February 2012
Escorted tour operator, The Travel Department, has announced their new range of 2012 escorted holidays with departures from across the UK. The range includes popular holidays, from Lake Garda and Lake Como, to brand new destinations including the Algarve and India.
The Travel Department’s 2012 holidays include:
- Tenerife Coast and Country
- The Algarve Coast and Country
- Malta and Gozo
- Lake Garda, Venice and Verona
- Lake Como, The Swiss Alps and Milan
- Plus many more.
2012 Escorted Holidays
New for 2012, The Travel Department has launched escorted holidays featuring Tenerife and the Algarve Coast and Country.
‘Tenerife Coast and Country’ includes visits to the volcanic Mount Teide, the highest peak in Spain, Santa Cruz and an excursion taking in the sights of northern Tenerife. Experience the ever-green valley of La Orotava, the villages of Garachico and Masca and Icod de los Vinos, famous for the Canary Islands Dragon Tree. The ‘Algarve Coast and Country’ holiday includes an excursion to the beautiful, unspoilt and historical towns of Lagos and Sagres, taking in some of the Algarve’s fantastic scenery and a visit to the colourful city of Loulé, famous for its market and quaint shopping streets.
The Malta and Gozo holiday, characterised by culture and history, includes visits to Valletta, Mdina and The Three Cities. The Travel Department also offer holidays to Majorca, the largest island of Spain, including a full day excursion to Palma, the island’s capital.
Interested in trying something a little different? Visit the Polish city of Krakow and experience the wealth of periodic architecture on offer. Ringed by parkland, Krakow’s Old Town is both charming and compact. Enjoy visits to Wawel Cathedral, the Royal Tombs, Sigismond`s Bell, the Royal Chambers and St. Mary’s Church. The break also includes an excursion to Auschwitz and nearby Birkenau with guided tour.
Long-haul escorted holidays include India. Customers can experience the ‘Splendours of Delhi, The Taj Mahal and Rajastan’ on an 11 night holiday. The holiday features visits to Delhi, a sunset guided excursion of the Taj Mahal, UNESCO World Heritage site Agra Fort and much more.
The Travel Department’s customers benefit from the experience of local tour guides with in-depth knowledge of the destination, its sights, history and attractions. Customers also experience the benefits of socialising in a group in the evenings. Like all holidays from The Travel Department, the range includes the convenience of return flights, airport transfers and hotel accommodation.
About The Travel Department
The Travel Department is a leading operator of escorted holidays worldwide. Their holidays offer a professionally planned itinerary, the expert knowledge of a local guide and the convenience of booking an "all-in" package.
The Travel Department offer a wide and varied range of holiday destinations and types from Belfast, Edinburgh, Leeds, Bristol and London. Destinations range from leading European locations including France, Spain, Madeira and Italy, Egypt and long haul destinations in Asia.
For full details visit http://www.thetraveldepartment.co.uk.