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Do you love travelling but friends, families and partners don't always have the time? Then why not join us on our Solo Travellers small group trips. We are the biggest and pride our self in being the best travel meetup, with lots of travel expertise and experience of organising trips, with nearly 19,000 members and the best choice of destinations. Our biggest meetup is London based (https://www.meetup.com/solo-travellers-group-holidays/) and we now have members UK wide. If you have a passion for travel and would love to meet like-minded fun and vibrant individuals, then this is the group for you! We organise lots of amazing small group trips throughout the year, from short city breaks in Europe and some longer trips further afield. Some of our amazing destinations include Japan, Norway, Cuba, Vietnam, Cambodia, Iran, Jordan, Kerala, Madagascar, Peru, Thailand, China, New York, Nepal, Tibet and loads more. Share the travel experience and meet lots of new friends along the way!

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8-Day Southern Morocco Tour - 18th April 2019

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£899.00

Spend a night under the dazzling stars in the Sahara Desert, be entertained by local musicians in the High Atlas Mountains, explore the souks and medina of charming Marrakech, and visit the backdrop to some of the most famous movies ever made at Ait Benhaddou. This exciting 8-day trip is perfect for all solo travellers looking to get a taste of Southern Morocco. We’ll start things off in mystical Marrakech, home of street foods stalls, entertainers and meandering souks. From here we’ll head west to the popular coastal town of Essaouira for a night and experience a wonderful sunset on the beach. The next day we’ll be travelling to the High Atlas Mountains for a local experience with the Amazigh people before heading into the Sahara Desert for an amazing camel ride over the Erg Chebbi dunes at sunset. After spending a night under the stars in the desert, we’ll travel to Dades Gorge, a beautiful area with stunning scenery, before heading to the UNESCO site of Ait Benhaddou, where many famous movies have been filmed. Finish your trip with a city tour of bustling Marrakech. Thursday 18th April 2019 - Day 1 – Arrive Marrakech - (DEPART LHR 11.15 / ARRIVE RAK 14.40) Day 2 – Marrakech / Essaouira Day 3 – Essaouira / Atlas Mountains Day 4 – Atlas Mountains / Agdz Day 5 – Agdz / Sahara Erg Chebbi Dunes Day 6 – Sahara / Merzouga / Dades Gorge Day 7 – Dades Gorge / Ouarzazate / Marrakech Thursday 25th April 2019 - Day 8 – Depart Marrakech - (DEPART RAK 16.20 / ARRIVE LHR 19.45) FOR FULL HOLIDAY ITINERARY PLEASE SEE OUR WEBSITE: https://www.solo-travellers.com/8-day-southern-morocco-tour/ What’s included? • Sharing a twin room at 3-star hotels & guesthouses, plus one night in the Sahara Camp (single supplement £150.00) • Transportation in private vehicles through • Return flights with British Airways from Heathrow • Airport transfers if travelling on included flights • Local English-speaking guide throughout • Evening entertainment in the mountains • Camel ride in the desert The price of the above tour is £899.00 for all deposits paid by 15th February 2019. Please check for a price increase after this date. We have both ATOL and TTA bonding for all trips for complete financial protection. Any trips that include flights are ATOL bonded whereas tours without flights are TTA bonded. A non refundable deposit of £150.00 via bank transfer will secure you a place on the trip. Visas are not required for British passport holders but please get in touch if you are unsure or hold a passport from elsewhere. Please ensure you have 6 months validity on your passport and at least 2 blank pages. We advise making an appointment with your doctor or travel nurse a minimum of 8 weeks before departure date. ***Please click on the link below to secure your place and pay your deposit by credit card. If we haven’t received your deposit within 3 days of RSVP, your RSVP will be changed to "not going" and your space will be released. Please get in touch for details if you would prefer to pay by bank transfer*** https://live.tourcms.com/reserve/r1.php?t=72&a=10037&w=10365&ty=t&k=d1f35cb9db8f By paying a deposit you will be agreeing to the following cancellation policies: https://www.solo-travellers.com/booking-terms-and-conditions/ Please note that a check-in time of 14.00 is typical at most hotels. If you are arriving on an early flight, please let us know if you would like the room to be booked from the night before (for an additional cost) to ensure that the room is available for you when you arrive. It may sometimes be necessary to make small, last-minute changes to our itineraries or hotels for reasons beyond our control. We will ensure that you are kept updated of any changes. Please note: As driving is the only way to get around Morocco, there will be long car journeys with regular stops throughout the trip.

Highlights of Russia - 8 days in St Petersburg & Moscow - 20th April 2019

Spend 8 amazing days exploring Russia’s two most important cities and their world-renowned landmarks. Begin your Highlights of Russia Tour in stunning St. Petersburg, where you will visit the famous Hermitage Museum, a number of beautifully decorated cathedrals, and the best food market in the city. Take a day trip to Pushkin to admire the intricately adorned Catherine’s Palace and its huge garden grounds. Travelling south by train, you will reach the countries capital, Moscow. Here you will explore Russia’s ‘heart and soul’ at UNESCO World Heritage Site, The Red Square, marvel at the iconic St. Basil’s Cathedral, and navigate around the stunning Moscow Metro. Day 1 – Saturday 20 April 2019 - Arrive Saint-Petersburg Day 2 – Sunday 21 April 2019 - Saint-Petersburg Day 3 – Monday 22 April 2019 - Saint-Petersburg Day 4 – Tuesday 23 April 2019 - Saint-Petersburg / Moscow Day 5 – Wednesday 24 April 2019 - Moscow Full Day Tour Day 6 – Thursday 25 April 2019 - Moscow Day 7 – Friday 26 April 2019 - Moscow Day 8 – Saturday 27 April 2019 - Depart Moscow FOR FULL HOLIDAY ITINERARY PLEASE SEE OUR WEBSITE: https://www.solo-travellers.com/russia-tour/ Cost of trip is just £899.00 based on sharing a twin room and a non refundable deposit of £150.00 via bank transfer will secure your place. A single room is an extra £250.00. This price is valid until 15th February. Trips sell out quickly as places are limited, so don’t miss out. Reserve your space on payment of just a deposit. On payment of deposit please email me with your full name as per passport and country of issue, together with your full address and postcode so that a financial protection certificate can be issued as all monies paid are financially protected under ATOL/TTA. A Visa is required for Russia and we will obtain a visa support letter so that you can get your visa processed through the visa centre in London - you must have a validity of a minimum of 6 months on your passport from the date of arrival. Travel insurance is essential ***Flights not included*** Please get in touch for details of suggested flights. ***Please click on the link below to secure your place and pay your deposit by credit card. If we haven’t received your deposit within 3 days of RSVP, your RSVP will be changed to "not going" and your space will be released. Please get in touch for details if you would prefer to pay by bank transfer*** https://live.tourcms.com/reserve/r1.php?t=52&a=10037&w=10365&ty=t&k=edf02983331b By paying a deposit you will be agreeing to the following cancellation policies: https://www.solo-travellers.com/booking-terms-and-conditions/ It may sometimes be necessary to make small, last-minute changes to our itineraries or hotels for reasons beyond our control. We will ensure that you are kept updated of any changes. What’s included: · 3* Accommodation sharing a twin room (single supplement £250) · All visits and entrances according to program · Air-conditioned transport (including airport transfers if travelling on suggested flights) · Train ticket between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow · 7 breakfasts buffet (in hotels) · English speaking local guide for all visits and transfers Please be aware that this is a very fast-paced trip that requires a lot of walking and sightseeing to ensure you get the most out of your visit to Russia. You will also be required to carry your own bags from the hotel to the train station in St. Petersburg (5-minute walk).

Best of Cambodia - 21st April 2019 - 8 Amazing Days

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£649.00

Explore the ancient temples of Angkor, journey across the giant Tonle Sap Lake, and unearth the horrors of this beautiful country’s tragic past on this 8-day adventure through South East Asia’s friendliest nation. Begin your best of Cambodia tour in the countries capital, Phnom Penh, where you can explore the Royal Palace and stunning Silver Pagoda. Travel to Battambang, the second largest city in Cambodia for a taste of real local life. And finally, end your tour in the lively town of Siem Reap, home to the magnificent temples of Angkor. DEPART UK - 20th April 2019 Day 1 - 21st April 2019 – Arrive Phnom Penh Day 2 – Phnom Penh Day 3 – Phnom Penh / Battambang Day 4 - Battambang Day 5 – Battambang / Siem Reap Day 6 – Siem Reap / Angkor Day 7 – Siem Reap / Angkor Day 8 - 28th April 2019 – Depart Siem Reap FOR FULL HOLIDAY ITINERARY PLEASE SEE OUR WEBSITE: https://www.solo-travellers.com/cambodia-tour/ Fancy extending your holiday? Why not add on our 7 night trip to Laos: https://www.meetup.com/Solo-Travellers-Group-Holidays-Manchester/events/258591525 What’s Included in the Cambodia Tour? • Sharing a twin room at 3-star hotels (single supplement £199.00) • Private tours with an English-speaking guide • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicles (includes airport transfers if travelling on suggested flights) • Single entrance fee to applicable tourist sites • Private boat on Tonle Sap Lake The price of the above tour is just £649.00 for all deposits paid by 15th February 2019 (please check of any increase after this date). It does not include flights from the UK. We have both ATOL and TTA bonding for all trips for complete financial protection. Any trips that include flights are ATOL bonded whilst tours without flights are TTA bonded. Please get in touch if you would like help with the booking of flights. (Please do not book your flights until we have at least 5 people confirmed) **This trip is now a guaranteed departure - please get in touch for suggested flight details**. If you would prefer your own room, the single supplement is an extra £199.00. A non-refundable deposit of £150.00 will secure you a place. ***Please click on the link below to secure your place and pay your deposit by credit card. If we haven’t received your deposit within 3 days of RSVP, your RSVP will be changed to "not going" and your space will be released. Please get in touch for details if you would prefer to pay by bank transfer*** https://live.tourcms.com/reserve/r1.php?t=40&a=10037&w=10365&ty=t&k=b27f5fd3a0f9 By paying a deposit you will be agreeing to the following cancellation policies: https://www.solo-travellers.com/booking-terms-and-conditions/ Visas are required for Cambodia which we can organise for you. Please ensure you have 6 months’ validity on your passport and at least 2 blank pages. Please also get in touch for suggested flights. Please note that a check-in time of 14.00 is typical at most hotels. If you are arriving on an early flight, please let us know if you would like the room to be booked from the night before (for an additional cost) to ensure that the room is available for you when you arrive. It may sometimes be necessary to make small, last-minute changes to our itineraries or hotels for reasons beyond our control. We will ensure that you are kept updated of any changes.

Highlights of Costa Rica - 10 Days - 22nd April 2019

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£1,199.00

Join other solos in Central America for this tropical 10-day Highlights of Costa Rica tour. Spend a night in the countries capital, San Jose, before making the journey to exotic Arenal, where you can swim in the crystal clear waters of the La Fortuna Waterfall and relax in the nearby Baldi hot springs. Your journey continues to Monteverde, home to Costa Rica’s stunning Cloud Forest – a meandering walkway system above the treetops brimming with exotic creatures. Spend your last couple of days relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Manuel Antonio before heading back to the capital for an evening, where you can wander the historic neighbourhoods to your heart’s content. Monday 22nd April 2019 - Day 1 – Arrive San Jose Day 2 – San Jose / Arenal Day 3 – Arenal Day 4 – Arenal / Monteverde Day 5 – Monteverde Day 6 – Monteverde / Manuel Antonio Day 7 – Manuel Antonio Day 8 – Manuel Antonio Day 9 – Manuel Antonio / San Jose Wednesday 1st May 2019 - Day 10 – Depart San Jose FOR FULL HOLIDAY ITINERARY PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE: https://www.solo-travellers.com/costa-rica-tour-2/ What’s Included? • Sharing a twin room at 3-star hotels • All transportation in private air-conditioned vehicles (plus airport transfers only if arriving on recommended flights) • English-speaking guides throughout • Activities as mentioned in the above itinerary • 9x Breakfasts 1x Dinner What’s not Included? • International flights • Optional activities • Tips The price of the above tour is £[masked] based on sharing a twin room (single supplement £375.00) and does not include flights from the UK. We have both ATOL and TTA bonding for all trips for complete financial protection. Any trips that include flights are ATOL bonded whilst tours without flights are TTA bonded. Please get in touch, if you would like help with the booking of flights. (Please do not book your flights until we have at least 5 people confirmed so please pay deposits at your earliest!) A non refundable deposit of £250.00 via bank transfer will secure you a place. Book by 1st March 2019. Please check for any price increase after this date. UK Passport holders do not need a visa to enter Costa Rica but please ensure you have 6 months validity on your passport. **Get in touch for suggested flights** ***Please click on the link below to secure your place and pay your deposit by credit card. If we haven’t received your deposit within 3 days of RSVP, your RSVP will be changed to "not going" and your space will be released. Please get in touch for details if you would prefer to pay by bank transfer*** https://live.tourcms.com/reserve/r1.php?t=57&a=10037&w=10365&ty=t&k=39b6fbb553da By paying a deposit you will be agreeing to the following cancellation policies: https://www.solo-travellers.com/booking-terms-and-conditions/ Please note that a check-in time of 14.00 is typical at most hotels. If you are arriving on an early flight, please let us know if you would like the room to be booked from the night before (for an additional cost) to ensure that the room is available for you when you arrive. It may sometimes be necessary to make small, last-minute changes to our itineraries or hotels for reasons beyond our control. We will ensure that you are kept updated of any changes.

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Best of Vietnam - 10 Amazing Nights - 11th April 2019

Needs a location

£999.00

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