Our Choice

Our Choice is designed to further help you find the coach holidays you want. We look at all the deals coming in and then select a handful that we honestly feel represent outstanding value for money.

To do this we have to carefully check out availability as well as use our many years of experience to only choose coach holidays that are likely to delight our customers and inspire them to travel.

We hope you find this both interesting and worthwhile. As the UK’s Number One Coach Holidays Booking Agent, that is fully ABTA bonded, so that you can travel in confidence, we want you to find the very best deals we have on offer from our outstanding collection of over 80 respected Coach Tour Companies. 

Alfa Travel

North West Departures

Christmas GiftsFort William – Christmas Festive Special from only £149
14th November 2016 – 5 Days
Fort William, the ‘Outdoor Capital of the UK’, is not only an important tourist centre but also a splendid location from which to explore the magnificent Western Highlands. It is situated at the southern end of the Great Glen, on the shores of Loch Linnhe, beneath towering Ben Nevis, Britain’s highest mountain.
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North East Departures

dunoonDunoon from only £154
24th October 2016 – 5 Days
Dunoon is splendidly situated on the western shores of the Firth of Clyde, where Loch Long and Holy Loch join the sea. It boasts some lovely gardens, two bays, and a flat promenade – perfect for that most traditional of seaside occupations, strolling along the prom!
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Midlands Departures

St-Ives-shutterstock_54932467St. Ives – New Year Break from only £261
30th December 2016 – 4 Days
Once a haven for artists who come to enjoy its magnificent light and seek inspiration in its distance from the hustle and bustle of modern life and at the same time a magnet for large numbers of summer visitors. Yet despite its popularity, it somehow manages to retain its old-world charm
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Yorkshire Departures

Isleof Wight NeedlesIsle of Wight – Shanklin from only £169
31st October 2016 – 5 Days
Shanklin boasts a long, safe sandy beach which lies at the foot of the spectacular cliffs on which most of the town is situated. The traditional seaside part of town blends into the picturesque thatched cottages of Shanklin Old Town at the head of the impressive Shanklin Chine.
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CIE Tours

Giant's Causeway, County Antrim, Northern IrelandIrish Odyssey from only £1079
4th November 2016 – 12 Days
Land Only – Discover Ireland and experience its fascinating culture and history – the emerald isle – breathtaking views and landscapes, a superb range of activities and attractions together with friendly, open people.


Edinburgh City and Castle viewed from Calton HillTaste of Scotland and Ireland from only £1109
4th November 2016 – 11 Days
Land Only  – Scotland the land of the thistle, the heather, bagpipes, the kilt and of course the Haggis! If you have been to Scotland before you will know of the classic warm Scottish welcome and atmosphere that awaits you.


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Gold Crest

Disney 1Magical Disney Breakaway from only £323
9th February 2017 – 4 Days
Kids Go FREECheyenne Hotel –  With an included Two Day Disney Park Hopper Ticket you’ll have lots of time to enjoy your favourite rides and attractions. Just another great reason to visit when kids under 12 stay, play and travel free!
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Bulbfields TulipsHolland & the Dutch Bulb Fields from only £314
3rd April 2017 – 5 Days
Witness the incredible spring flowers at Keukenhof Park, with more than seven million bulbs that spring into life every year, amongst the 32-hectares of the famous Park. The park showcases the bulbs in an abundance of different displays, private gardens and works of art along ten miles of footpaths.
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England - Royal AscotLadies Day at Royal Ascot & Henley-on-Thames form only £170
21st June 2017 – 2 Days
Royal Ascot is not only the world’s most illustrious race meeting – it’s also the most glamorous! On ‘Ladies Day’ the spotlight switches from racing to fashion – above all, the ladies and their hats.
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Insight Vacations

Vienna 2Vienna, Budapest & Prague from only £914
20th November 2016 – 7 Days
Land Only – These three capitals, lush with magnificent cathedrals, imperial palaces and majestic castles, stand at the geographical heart of mainland Europe.
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Christmas Market - Dresden 2, Germany 1Christmas Markets of  Germany from only £1116
11th December 2016 – 8 Days
Land Only – Fill your heart with Christmas cheer, your tummy with tasty Teutonic treats and your suitcase with lovingly hand-crafted gifts while basking in the aroma of sizzling sausages, mulled wine and roasting chestnuts.
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Bryce Canyon UtahEnchanting Canyonlands from only £1557
7th January 2017 – 7 Days
Land Only – The amazing and diverse scenery of America’s canyonlands is concentrated in a relatively small area surrounding the Colorado River. Travelling just short distances each day, this fascinating tour allows plenty of time for exploring the incredible landscapes.
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Leger Holidays

Brussels, BelgiumBrussels & Valkenburg from only £299
25th November 2016 – 4 Days
Christmas Markets – Four Star Hotel – Silver Service – The smell of roast chestnuts and mulled wine wafts by: the sound of Christmas music fills the air; the brightly coloured wooden stalls display their wares and everyone’s face is aglow… welcome to a magical Christmas markets break.
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Rhine Valley - Rhine RiverChristmas in Magdeburg – Berlin & Leipzig from only £729
22nd December 2016 – 7 Days
Solo Traveller – Silver Service – Christmas is a time for celebration! Delight in a very special holiday in the company of like-minded people, as well as good food and comfortable surroundings. Sit back, relax and enjoy the festive experience with us.
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zuluDiscover the History of the Boer & Zulu Wars of South Africa from only £2295
25th January 2017 – 12 Days
Battlefield Tours – By Air – Accompanied by our Specialist guide follow the story of the Zulu battles in Kwazulu-Natal, ‘the last British outpost’, and gain an insight into the tactical warfare of the battles which rocked Victorian Britain.
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Newmarket Holidays

Lake DistrictAutumn Gold in the English Lakes from only £179
October 2016 – 3 Days
From the historic streets of Chester to the awesome beauty of the Lakes clothed in their autumnal splendour, there really is something for everyone on this ever-popular weekend break.


london-theatre-breaks-newmarketLondon Theatre from only £123
October – December 2016 – 2 Days
Our super value ‘Four Star Best of the West End’ breaks offer you the chance to travel by coach from your local area to London, enjoy a night in excellent four-star hotel and take your seat at your choice of one of London’s top shows.


edinburgh tattooEdinburgh Tattoo, Northumbria and Lindisfarne from only £319
August 2017 – 4 Days
Experience the unforgettable Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Enjoy the pomp and pageantry of this magical spectacle that ends with the lone piper atop the battlements of Edinburgh Castle.


Escorted Tours

Strathspey Railway 2Scottish Highland Railways from only £449
October 2016 – October 2017 – 5 Days
Enjoy a ride on the West Highland Line from Fort William to Mallaig, another from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh and an evocative steam-powered adventure on the wonderful Strathspey Steam Railway.


krakowKrakow Christmas Markets from only £349
November – December 2016 – 4 Days
Join us in the ancient royal capital of Poland, where colourful Christmas markets, steeped in tradition, are held against the spectacular backdrop of one of the few European cities to have survived the centuries unscathed.


ELVIS - PERFORMING AT 1968 TV SPECIAL 2Texas, Presley’s Memphis & New Orleans from only £1,899
May 2017 – 16 Days
Discover the Big Country sights and sounds of Lone Star State Texas, before the fitting finale of the great music cities Memphis and Nashville.


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Shearings Holidays

European Favourites

Diano Marina, Italian Riviera, Italy 1Christmas in the Italian Riviera from only £527
21st December 2016 – 8 Days
Enjoy fantastic festive celebrations, as well as exploring the Italian Riviera with amazing excursions. Visit Portofino and Rapallo with us, take a scenic drive and explore Monaco and Monte Carlo at Christmas.
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Lloret de Mar – Christmas & New Year Break from only £690
22nd December 2016 – 12 Days
Overnight Travel – With its sweeping beaches and pretty town centre, Lloret is perfect for winter sun holidays, and we’ll explore Barcelona, take a scenic drive along the Costa Brava and explore Banyoles and Besalu, while celebrating Christmas and the New Year.
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CadenabbiaLake Como – Christmas & New Year Break from only £743
22nd December 2016 – 12 Days
All InclusiveOvernight Travel – This break provides the ultimate festive experience, staying in Cadenabbia on the shores of Lake Como, with amazing views and wonderful things to do planned throughout our holiday.
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