Our Choice

Our Choice is designed to further help you find the coach holiday 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 tours that are likely to delight our customers.

We hope you find this new service both interesting and worthwhile. As the UK’s Number One Coach Holiday ABTA Agent 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 East Departures

Falmouth_The-beach-at-Swanpool-Falmouth-Cornwall-England-UK-shutterstock_86536189Falmouth from only £348
31st May 2014 – 8 Days
Falmouth, the main resort of the South Cornish Riviera, has won popularity with its visitors that extends throughout the year.
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IlfracombeIlfracombe from only £193
11th May 2014 – 7 Days
Ilfracombe nestles around a harbour as old and as beautiful as any in Britain with the breath taking scenery of North Devon as a backdrop.
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North West Departures

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Blackpool Breakaway from only £154

12th May 2014 – 5 Days
Few resorts anywhere in the world can rival the popularity of Blackpool – Britain’s capital of fun!
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Bournemouth pierBournemouth from only £193
4th June 2014 – 5 Days
Bournemouth is superbly situated on the sunny south coast on top of spectacular cliffs which look down upon miles of golden sand. It is probably Britain’s most international resort.
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Isle of Wight NeedlesThe Isle of Wight – Sandown from only £290
10th May 2014 – 8 Days
The Isle of Wight has a great deal to offer with many superb sandy beaches, mile upon mile of stunning countryside and coastal walks and all the usual modern holiday facilities in the resorts.
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Oban ScotlandDunoon, Oban and Glasgow from only £193
26th May 2014 – 5 Days
Dunoon is splendidly situated on the western shores of the Firth of Clyde, where Loch Long and Holy Loch join the sea.
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South Departures

llandudnoLlandudno from only £222
27th April 2014 – 7 Days
Situated on its own peninsula between the Great Orme and Little Orme Heads, Llandudno boasts two superb beaches.
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Eden Project - CornwallCornish Gardens from only £173
26th April 2014 – 5 Days
The Lost Gardens of Heligan is perhaps the most famous garden restoration in Europe and the Eden Project is simply one of the wonders of the modern world.
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Angela Holidays


Flowers 1The Malvern Spring Show from only £209
8th May 2014 – 3 Days
The Malvern Spring Gardening Show is the perfect place to start your gardening year. Whether you are an avid gardener, or simply enjoy the wildlife at home, the varied show programme will guarantee to please.
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EastbourneElegant Eastbourne from only £305
26th May 2014 – 5 Days
With spectacular seafront gardens, elegant shopping arcades, amusing pier, delightful beaches, the Edwardian seaside town of Eastbourne is a wonderful base from which to explore the South Downs region.
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Beijing Forbidden CityHighlights of China from only £1424
2nd December 2014 – 10 Days
Enjoy a tour of Beijing’s Summer Palace, the largest and best-preserved royal garden in China. Savour typical Chinese dinners, including a Peking duck dinner and dumplings.
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Crusader Holidays

South East Departures

CotswoldsCotswolds and Georgian Bath from only £161
2nd May 2014  – 3 Days 
The Cotswold hills area of England contains the most English of English landscapes representing traditional English customs, village life and enchanting scenery.
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Newquay Cornish CoastNewquay and Cream of Cornwall from only £332
5th May 2014 – 5 Days
Newquay boasts the finest coastline and beaches in Europe and is unquestionably Cornwall’s finest resort.
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Rosas - SpainBay of Roses – All Inclusive from only £431
9th May 2014 – 8 Days
This picturesque old town enjoys a year-round mild climate with lots to see during your stay. Included in your holiday price are a range of added extras at the Goya Park with free drinks at specified times during the evening.
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Gold Crest Holidays


Ostend2Ostend Breakaway from only £179
11th July 2014 – 4 Days
Ostend is Belgium’s biggest seaside resort and is popular with the British who flock to it for the sun, sand and seaside air. Ostend has a great beach, sweeping promenade, peaceful parks and attractions such as the Mercator museum and sailing ship.
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Andre RieuAndre Rieu Live in Maastricht from only £269
18th July 2014 – 4 Days
Each Summer Andre Rieu returns to his home town of Maastricht to play a spectacular series of outdoor concerts in the stunning surroundings of Vrijthof Square. Rieu will be joined in July by the famous Johann Strauss Orchestra.
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Grand UK

South Eastern Departure Points Only

Wye Valley WalesWestern Watersides and the Wonderful Wye Valley from only £254
28th April 2014 – 5 Days
This new tour, based in South Wales, reveals the cosmopolitan waterfronts of cardiff bay, bristol and gloucester Quays, as well as exploring the scenic delights of the wonderful Wye Valley.
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Ypres CemetaryIn Flanders Fields We Will Remember Them from only £273
28th April 2014 – 5 Days
We celebrate the lives of those brave souls with a visit to the recently re-furbished In Flanders Fields Museum, we take a guided tour of the Ypres Salient, and pay our respects to The Fallen.
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Isle of Wight NeedlesWight Royal Connections from only £259
28th April 2014 – 5 Days
The Isle of Wight has had many associations with British Royalty over the centuries and our tour takes time to explore some of the more fascinating examples.
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Positano ItalyAmalfi Coast Splendours from only £799
15th May 2014 – 7 Days
A marvellous stay-put tour of one of the most beautiful coastlines in the world. Based in the little seaside town of Maiori on the Amalfi Coast.
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Taormina ItalyTreasures of Sicily from only £999
12th May 2014 – 8 Days
A richly rewarding tour which includes all the finest sights on the island of Sicily – splendid Greek temples, Norman cathedrals, Roman & Byzantine mosaics.
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Inghams TuscanyGrand Tuscany Explorer from only £1199
7th June 2014 – 8 Days
Florence, Siena , Lucca and San Gimignano are just some of the highlights included in our comprehensive tour of this beautiful region, relaxingly based in one hotel throughout.
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Insight Vacations

rome-specialItalian Elegance from only £2245
30th May 2014 – 12 Days
Experience the epitome of picture postcard Italy, awash with colour, blending historic cities and exquisite resorts with rustic towns and idyllic fishing villages.
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Dubrovnik 2The Eastern Discovery from only £2146
22nd June 2014 – 15 Days
From regal Schönbrunn Palace to the cascading domes of the Blue Mosque, embark on a journey of discovery that blossoms in the exotic east.
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MonacoEasy Pace France from only £1831
5th July 2014 – 10 Days
Spend quality time in three very different parts of France; Paris, the cultural capital, picturesque Provence and the Rhone Valley, and the sun-drenched resorts of the Riviera.
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Journeys of Distinction

MoscowMoscow and St Petersburg from only £1245
30th April 2014 – 8 Days
Nothing quite prepares you for Russia with its fascinating language, quirky architecture and very different way of life.
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Arenal Hot Springs, Costa RicaCosta Rica Explorer from only £2095
4th September 2014 – 11 Days
You’ll hear the phrase ‘pura vida’ in Costa Rica which means ‘pure life’ and really encapsulates this laid back country.
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CroatiaCroatia and the Dalmatian Coast from only £1695
19th September May 2014 – 9 Days
Croatia’s charm and beauty is timeless, from the glittering Adriatic Sea, to the striking natural scenery of Hvar Island and the ancient architecture of Trogir and Dubrovnik.
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Leger Holidays

Keukenhof Gardens, Netherlands 8Floralien Spectacular Horticultural Show from only £284
12th May 2014 – 5 Days
For over 200 years Belgium has played host to this prestigious horticultural event. In 2014, for the first time, Floraliën arrives in Holland!
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Trevi Fountain RomeRome, Pompeii and Picturesque Capri from only £322
24th May – 7 Days
Choose from two great-value tours taking in the fascinating history of Rome and Pompeii plus the spectacular beauty of Sorrento and the magical Isle of Capri.
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Sorrento1Sorrento and the Neapolitan Riviera – Silver Service from only £721
28th April 2014 – 12 Days
Discover the charming coastal resort of Sorrento and enjoy the delights of the Neapolitan Riviera combined with the treasures of Rome.
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Shearings European Favourites

Please Note: Nationwide Pick ups except Scotland and mid Wales.

Bruges14Bruges – Venice of the North from only £312
22nd June 2014 – 5 Days
Step back in time and appreciate the delights of medieval Bruges, ideal for a short break, with cobbled streets lined with gabled houses, enchanting tree-lined canals and splendid architecture.
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Shearings UK Tours

Yorkshire and North East Departures

braemar deerBraemar and Aberdeen from only £129
16th May 2014 – 4 Days
Braemar in Royal Deeside is surrounded by the Grampian Mountains and enjoys beautiful woodland scenery and wild life.
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IlfracombeIlfracombe – Bay Inclusive Break from only £160
5th May 2014 – 5 Days
Blessed with one of the mildest climates in the UK, Ilfracombe is a perfect location for North Devon holidays.
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East and West Midlands Departures

Bournemouth pierBournemouth and Portsmouth from only £129
16th May 2014 – 4 Days
Bournemouth is renowned for its golden beaches, genteel gardens and Victoria pier. There’s so much to see and do in Bournemouth in the town centre and on the sea front.
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Sandown isle of wight-5686The Isle of Wight – Sandown from only £151
12th May 2014 – 5 Days
Sandown is a great base from which to explore the Isle of Wight, one of the most beautiful parts of the UK. With beautiful scenic countryside and coastlines that vary from sandy, golden, beaches to rugged cliffs.
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North West Departures

WarwickShakespeare Country and Warwick from only £189
5th May 2014 – 5 Days
Stratford-upon-Avon, set on the banks of the river Avon, is a town most well know for the being the birthplace of William Shakespeare. But it is much more than that.
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Newquay newNewquay – Bay Inclusive Break from only £160
19th May 2014 – 5 Days
Newquay is Cornwall’s most popular holiday destination with a mild climate, lovely scenery and a food lovers paradise – whatever you want from a UK holiday, Newquay’s got it!
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South East Departures

ExmouthExmouth and Dartmoor from only £151
19th May 2014 – 5 Days
Exmouth, on the East coast of Devon, is a beautiful family resort famous for it’s two miles of golden sandy beach, plenty of sea front attractions and is a perfect destination for a holiday break.
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Fishing26Morecambe Coast and Lakes from only £160
19th May 2014 – 5 Days 
Morecambe is situated on the coast, in a lovely area of Lancashire, in the North of England. It has all the charm of a traditional seaside town and is famous for the unique and outstanding views across Morecambe Bay to the Hills.
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West Country and South Wales Departures

Scarborough2Scarborough and York from only £160
12th May 2014 – 5 Days
Enjoying a setting that is unsurpassed for scenic beauty. The North York Moors and the rolling pastures of the North Wolds bound Scarborough.
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Chester 3Chester and Charms of Cheshire from only £236
28th April 2014 – 5 Days
Enjoy the style and serenity of medieval Chester and the surrounding area, as our tour encompasses some of the county’s delights including interesting attractions and beautiful scenery.
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CardiffWonderful Gardens of Wales from only £219
2nd June 2014 – 2 days
The beauty of the broad valleys, sweeping coastlines and tall mountain ridges of South Wales have long been the inspiration of romantic poets such as William Wordsworth, and acts as a stunning backdrop to our tour.


Swan Tours


83141_TattonParkTwo Shires Estates and Landscapes from only £425
12th May 2014 – 5 Days
Enter living history with intimate insights into lives and landscapes of the North West on a journey that travels through Cheshire and Staffordshire countryside, visiting stately homes, halls, and gardens of distinction.


Paignton2Seaside Pleasures in Pretty Paignton from only £355
16th May 2014 – 4 Days
It’s Agatha Christie country, but there’s no big mystery: whether it’s watching boats bobbing, a little gentle shopping, or even a delightful steam railway ride, sample some simple seaside pleasures around pretty Paignton



Sorrento1Southern Italy and Sicily from only £1395
16th May 2014 – 10 Days
Descending from Rome to Palermo, the south of Italy gives way to the fiery splendours of Sicily and the towering shadow of Italy’s largest active volcano, Etna.
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Florence ItalyEuropean Whirl from only £1682
1st June 2014 – 12 Days
A bestseller for a reason, this journey around Europe’s most popular countries and cities brings together the best of its history, scenery, legends, locals and experiences.
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Turkey generalHighlights of Turkey from only £822
12th July 2014 – 8 Days
Trojan horses, ancient cities and bustling bazaars are some of the highlights on this exploration of Turkey’s coast, which starts and ends in vibrant Istanbul.
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PandaPandas and Pagodas from only £1279
23rd May 2014 – 8 Days
Beijing’s iconic sights may take a starring role in this fabulous tour but they are ably supported by Leshan’s Grand Buddha and the chance for a close encounter with China’s most adorable resident the panda.
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UAE Abu DhabiJewels of Arabia from only £1405
21st May 2014 – 8 Days
Discover wealthy, modern cities where gleaming skyscrapers and hi-tech shopping malls point dramatically skywards, and explore a bustling maze of souqs and remote desert landscapes.
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