Published on : Thursday, April 21, 2016
With more than one-fifth of Saga guests travelling solo, the over-50s holiday company has created an exceptional choice of tours for those who want to meet like-minded people or indulge in a personal interest such as watching wildlife or exploring ancient history.
The solo holidays are for groups of up 20 guests and include a VIP chauffeur service from the front door to get the holiday off to a relaxing start – and on the return journey a driver is at the airport to carry cases and ensure a comfortable journey home. Holiday choices include:
South Africa – World in One Country
Explore the diverse landscapes and cultures of South Africa from the incredible wildlife of Kruger National Park to Drakensberg’s mighty escarpment, the landscapes of the Garden Route and the magnificent Cape Coast. Kruger is one of the greatest national parks on the planet with a chance to see elephant, giraffe, lion, rhino, cheetah, zebra and hippo on a guided game drive.
17 nights from £2,599 departing London Heathrow on August 6 and September 17, 2016, February 18, March 18 and April 22, 2017. Price includes 15 breakfasts, seven lunches and 15 dinners.
Islands of the Caribbean
This all-inclusive island-hopping adventure gives holidaymakers the chance to see tropical wildlife and coral reefs as well enjoying the evocative music and culture of Tobago, Grenada and St Vincent. Nature lovers can join trips to reefs, a rainforest and seabird sanctuaries, while history lovers can take a trip to Grenada National Museum or opt for a visit to Fort Charlotte. Of course, sun-lovers can simply relax and laze on powder white beaches and cool off in the warm, crystal waters.
13 nights from £3,299 departing London Gatwick on September 2, 2016, January 23 and May 12, 2017
Sri Lankan Adventure
Discover Sri Lanka’s intriguing cultural heritage and its magnificent wildlife on this intimate tour. Guests experience the elegance of a bygone era with stays in four heritage properties and discover the bustling Colombo, sacred Kandy, Nuwara Eliya hill station and Galle Fort.
13 nights from £2,749 departing from London Gatwick and Heathrow, Manchester, Glasgow and Birmingham on October 5, 2016, January 11, April 26 and March 15, 2017. Price includes 12 breakfasts, six lunches and 12 dinners.
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