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

DunoonDunoon – Christmas Festive Special from only £145
17th November 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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Fort William – Christmas Break from only £314
23rd December 2014 – 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.
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North West Departures

IlfracombeIlfracombe – Christmas Festive Special from only £145
10th November 2014 – 5 Days
Ilfracombe enjoys a setting of rare beauty set as it is amongst the breathtaking scenery of North Devon and nestling around a harbour as old and beautiful as any in Britain.
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Newquay – Christmas Festive Special from only £145
24th November 2014 – 5 Days
Newquay is Cornwall’s premier holiday resort boasting some of the finest coastline and beaches in Europe.
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Midlands Departures

Falmouth_The-beach-at-Swanpool-Falmouth-Cornwall-England-UK-shutterstock_86536189Falmouth from only £139
25th October 2014 – 5 Days
Falmouth, the main resort of the South Cornish Riviera, has won a popularity with its visitors that extends throughout the year.
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St. Ives – Christmas Break from only £339
23rd December 2014 – 5 Days
Our Christmas holidays off the perfect solution; great entertainment and guaranteed good food with none of the preparation or cooking!
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South Departures

Bornemouth from only £135
25th October 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.
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The Isle of Wight – Shanklin – Chritsmas Break from only £339
23rd December 2014 – 5 Days
Our Christmas holidays off the perfect solution; great entertainment and guaranteed good food with none of the preparation or cooking!
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Angela Holidays

Somerset Based in Weston Super Mare – Turkey and Tinsel from only £229
10th November 2014- 5 Days
Weston-super-Mare is the typical English, popular seaside resort and has miles of clean, sandy beach, traditional seaside attractions including plenty of arcades, cafes and restaurants.
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Holly and Mistletoe in Devon from only £225
24th November 2014 – 5 Days
Celebrate Christmas early – all in one fun packed break. Ideal for anyone who can’t get away over the festive period, or just for a break from the seasonal preparations.
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Strasbourg and the Black Forest Christmas Markets – Club Class from only £387
30th november 2014 – 6 Days
A fabulous tour combining Christmas markets in France, and Germany.
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Bakers

Stratford and Gloucester Quays Christmas Market from only £89
22nd November 2014 – 2 Days
Christmas is a time for reflection, relaxation and enjoying the company of like-minded people as well as good food, comfortable surroundings and traditional entertainment. Sit back, relax and enjoy the festive experience with us.

 

Durham and Newcastle Christmas Market from only £99
6th December 2014 – 2 Days
Traditional Christmas Markets evoke everything that the enchanting festive season is about. The magic of the Christmas fairs and markets are truly unique.

 

 

BOB Holidays

StonehengeEngland and Wales Taster – Holidays for 18 – 35s from only £392
7th September 2014 – 4 Days
This four days tour combines fun and excitement with heritage and culture as we travel through England and Wales visiting historic landmarks, beautiful countryside and vibrant cities!

 

 

Crusader Holidays

South East Departures

Bournemouth pierBournemouth and The New Forest from only £242
24th October 2014  – 4 Days
Bournemouth is the South coast’s premier resort with a tradition of all-year round hospitality. You will find a town that is full of charm and character.
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Ladies Luxury, Spa Weekend from only £161
14th November 2014 – 3 Days
Our breaks are designed to rejuvenate; relax and instill a sense of well being, through our complete programmes of pampering to re-engage with your senses leaving you relaxed and rested.
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Sidmouth and Devon Cream Tea – Turkey & Tinsel from only £323
24th November 2014 – 5 Days
Travel to Sidmouth for its beautiful gardens‚ Regency history, clean beaches and friendly shops. It’s all here in this lovely seaside town that nestles beneath majestic red cliffs backed by the green hills of the glorious Sid Valley.
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Gold Crest Holidays

 

Belgian BeerBelgium Beer Festival from only £143
17th October 2014 – 3 Days
The Belgium Beer Festival at Diksmuide is an annual tradition to celebrate the local harvest and sample the latest brews.
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Arc de Triomphe ParisA Taste of Paris from only £140
24th October 2014 – 3 Days
Paris truly is a destination like no other and this short break gives you enough time to really get what you want from your Parisian experience.
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Grand UK

South Eastern Departure Points Only

Eastbourne & the Sussex Coast from only £227
27th October 2014 – 5 Days
Eastbourne enjoys a fabulous position on the edge of the South Downs – and higher average sunshine figures than any other mainland resort.
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Skegness – Turkey & Tinsel from only £199
17th November 2014 – 5 Days
There’s delicious festive fayre, great festive entertainment, three sightseeing excursions and even a small gift from Santa too!
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Western-Super-Mare – Turkey & Tinsel from only £209
24th November 2014 – 5 Days
More festive and altogether more fun than ever, our Turkey and Tinsel breaks capture the true spirit of the season – and the best value you’ll find anywhere.
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Insight Vacations

Amazing Spain and Portugal from only £972
6th December 2014 – 9 Days 
From the cobbled streets of Toledo to the arabesque Alhambra and Manueline Lisbon, this well planned itinerary highlights the culture, art and landscapes of these two ‘amazing’ countries.
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Best of Itally from only £1458
19th December 2014 – 10 Days 
Roman antiquities, pious Assisi, Venetian canals, Renaissance Florence and Capri’s brilliant sunlight are fused with a touch of ‘la dolce vita’ for the perfect tour of Italy.
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Prague 3, Czech RepublicJordan Experince from only £805
25th December 2014 – 5 Days
Welcome to a land rich in Arab culture, natural wonders and sites so ancient, that by comparison, the Crusader forts guarding the old trade routes are considered recent additions.
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Journeys of Distinction

Croatia DubrovnikCroatia and the Dalmatian Coast from only £1695
19th September 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 which is both impressive and enchanting.
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Leger Holidays

The Beauty of Lake Como and Lake Maggiore – All Inclusive  from only £408
6th November 2014 – 7 Days
Enjoy the beautiful lakeland scenery, the culture of Milan and an amazing Alpine experience.
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Hamburg, Lubeck and Bremen – Christmas Markets – Silver Service from only £474
24th November - 7 Days
Traditional Christmas Markets evoke everything that the enchanting festive season is about. The magic of the Christmas fairs and markets are truly unique.
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Austrian Tyrol – Christmas Market from only £256
28th November 2014 – 6 Days
The magic of the Christmas fairs and markets are truly unique. You can buy all kinds of Christmas presents and merchandise mostly hand crafted and made in the traditional manner.
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New Market

Christmas PresentsEdinburgh Christmas Markets and Shopping from only £95
6th December 2014 – 2 Days
With fantastic shops along world-famous Princes Street and in nearby Ocean Terminal, Christmas Markets packed with seasonal gifts and entertainment, and wonderful sights all within easy reach, the ‘Athens of the North’ makes the perfect festive break.

 

London’s Winter Wonderland from only £99Winterwonderland-hyde-park
14th December 2014 – 2 Days
Situated amid the illuminated trees of London’s best-loved park, Winter Wonderland boasts a traditional German Christmas market, a huge observation wheel, an open-air ice-skating rink, and an abundance of rides and attractions for the whole family.

 

Andre RieuAndre Rieu from only £185
19th December 2014 – 2 Days
Don’t miss your chance to see violinist, conductor, showman and classical innovator Andre Rieu, bringing his Johann Strauss Orchestra, Choir and Soloists to Wembley Arena, London.

 

 

Shaws Coaches

New Forest 3Autumn Colours in the New Forest from only £290
10th October  2014 – 3 Days
Autumn is a truly magical time here, due to the forest’s unique mix of ancient, ornamental and native trees.

 

Snowdonia GeneralSteamin Through Snowdonia from only £390
13th October 2014 – 5 Days
See Snowdonia’s spectacular mountain scenery, by coach and rail, on this super value tour, travelling on some of Wales’ ‘Great Little Trains’!

 

StonehengeSalisbury, Stonehenge and Westonbirt from only £275
31st October 2014 – 3 Days
Autumn – the ‘season of mists and mellow fruitfulness’ – is such a beautiful time of the year and the autumn colours at Westonbirt are truly glorious.

 

 

Shearings European Favourites

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

Christmas In Salou – Spain from only £360
21st December 2014 – 8 Days
Why not celebrate Christmas 2014 in style with a relaxing break to Europe? You’ll get a taste of how Christmas is celebrated in Salou
Save £139

 

Christmas & New Year In Lloret  from only £484
22nd December 2014 – 12 Days
Why not celebrate Christmas 2014 in style with a relaxing break to Europe? You’ll get a taste of how Christmas is celebrated in Lloret
Save £139

 

Shearings UK Tours

Yorkshire and North East Departures

Christmas Decor 2Ilfracombe – Christmas Break from only £393
23rd December 2014 – 5 Days
We’ll take all the hard work out of Christmas, leaving you to relax and enjoy yourself. If it’s festive fun you’re after, Bay Hotels are the pefect choice.
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New Year 1Torquay – New Year Break from only £255
30th December 2014 – 4 Days
Start 2015 in style with one of our great value New Year Breaks! With Buck’s Fizz on arrival, a sumptuous five-course New Year’s Eve gala dinner and fantastic entertainment.
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East and West Midlands Departures

Christmas Decor 1Eastbourne – Christmas Break from only £431
23rd December 2014 – 5 Days
We’ll take all the hard work out of Christmas, leaving you to relax and enjoy yourself. If it’s festive fun you’re after, Bay Hotel is the pefect choice.
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New YearLynton – New Year Break from only £269
30th December 2014 – 5 Days
Start 2015 in style with our great value New Year Break! With Buck’s Fizz on arrival, a sumptuous five-course New Year’s Eve gala dinner and fantastic entertainment.
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North West Departures

Christmas 2Festive Surrey – Christmas Break from only £355
23rd December 2014 – 5 Days
For even more choice of where to celebrate Christmas, we’ve teamed up with some wonderful, carefully-selected partner hotel.
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New Year clockNewquay – New Year Break from only £260
30th December 2014 – 4 Days
Start 2015 in style with one of our great value New Year Break! With Buck’s Fizz on arrival, a sumptuous five-course New Year’s Eve gala dinner and fantastic entertainment.
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South East Departures

ChesterHistoric Chester – Christmas Break from only £417
23rd December 2014 – 5 Days
Whether you choose to stay in an independent family-run hotel, or one that’s part of a respected hotel chain, you’ll enjoy seasonal food, festive entertainment and a warm welcome.
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st ivesSt Ives – New Year Break from only £274
30th December 2014 – 4 Days 
Start 2015 in style with one of our great value New Year breaks! With Buck’s Fizz on arrival, a sumptuous five-course New Year’s Eve gala dinner and fantastic entertainment
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West Country and South Wales Departures

Christmas 1Whitby – Christmas Break from only £459
23rd December 2014 – 5 Days
We’ll take all the hard work out of Christmas, leaving you to relax and enjoy yourself. If it’s festive fun you’re after, Bay Hotels are the pefect choice.
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New Year 3Blackpool – New Year Break from only £284
30th December 2014 – 4 Days
Start 2015 in style with one of our great value New Year breaks! With Buck’s Fizz on arrival, a sumptuous five-course New Year’s Eve gala dinner and fantastic entertainment.
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Skills

Christmas Market - Germany 1Bath Christmas Market and Party Night from only £99
29th November 2014 – 2 days
Join us on this two day break as we celebrate with an evening of festive fun. After our three course dinner it will be time to get your dancing shoes on and enjoy this unique weekend which will leave you with lasting memories. We also include visits to the spa towns of Cheltenham and Bath.

 

Swan Tours

 

Fishing26The Sunrise Coast of Suffolk from only £585
29th September 2014 – 5 Days
Welcome to Aldeburgh where fishermen still sell their catch of the day, including herring, prawns, mackerel and cod, freshly smoked and ready to eat from little huts on the pebble beach.

 

Falmouth_Falmouth-photographed-from-Flushing-Cornwall-England-UK-shutterstock_81178075Going for Gold in Cornwall from only £515
13th October 2014 – 5 Days
On a crooked finger of the Cornish coast, Falmouth’s Maritime Museum dips its toe into cool harbour waters as gold emanates from inside the building’s main hall where Olympic sailor Ben Ainslie’s medal winning boat ‘Rita’ takes centre stage.

 

Trafalgar

MoscowWonders of St. Petersburg and Moscow from only £1339
10th August 2014 – 8 Days
Russia’s two sides come face to face on this ‘twin city’ break. Starting in St. Petersburg and ending in the metropolis of Moscow, linked by high-speed train, it unites classic and modern.
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Salzburg AustriaSound of Music from only £1319
1st August 2014 – 10 Days
Not just for fans of the film, this Austrian adventure also takes in the country’s romantic cities, dramatic scenery, epic history and timeless connections to music.
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Sorrento1Southern Italy and Sicily from only £1376
1st August 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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Travelsphere

Leaning Tower of PisaTop to Toe of Italy – from Gatwick from only £1454
14th October 2014 – 15 Days
Journey from Venice in the north, through Tuscany’s vineyards to picture-perfect Pisa, Florence, classical Rome, Pompeii, bustling Sorrento, Amalfi and the light-filled islands of Capri and Sicily. See it all on this whistle-stop tour of Italy’s finest destinations.
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Woods of Coaches of Leicester

Hadrians WallCumbrian Winter Warmer – from only £419
26th January 2015 – 5 Days
A warm welcome awaits at the ever popular Gilsland Spa Hotel, commanding spectacular views over the Cumbrian countryside. Located close to Hadrian’s Wall, criss-crossing the English-Scottish border, scene of many historic conflicts.