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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, 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, Northern Lights, Cuba, Vietnam, Cambodia, Iran, Jordan, Kerala, Madagascar, Peru, Thailand, China, New York, Nepal and loads more. Share the travel experience and meet lots of new friends along the way!

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Northern Lights Trip to Tromso, Norway - 3 Nights - 21st February 2020

If you’ve been dreaming of catching a glimpse of the Northern Lights, this is the perfect Solo Travellers trip for you. On this magical trip to Tromso, Northern Norway, you can enjoy activities such as dog sledding, whale watching, and cross country skiing. The trip also includes an interesting city tour of Tromso itself, and of course, a chance to marvel at the incredible Aurora Borealis on the Northern Lights tour. Pack your warmest winter clothes, because this is a chilly one! Friday 21st February - Day 1 - Arrive Tromso (Depart Gatwick 14.15 / Arrive Tromso 18.45) Upon arrival in Tromso, you will be transferred to the hotel. Dinner will be arranged for the evening. Saturday 22nd February - Day 2 - Tromso City Tour / Northern Lights Excursion After breakfast, you will begin a city tour of Tromso. You will have the rest of the day free to do as you please, and then an early evening departure will take you out on the Northern Lights Tour. Sunday 23rd February - Day 3 - Optional Dog Sledding Trip Today’s optional activity is highly recommendable. To begin with, you will be driven to Camp Tamok, a 75-minute drive from Tromso, after which you will be the one doing the driving… dog sledding! Driving the dog sled by yourselves through beautiful white landscapes, surrounded by mountains and some very friendly huskies. Returning to Tromso early evening, this is a full day tour with the pooches if you choose to partake. Dinner to be arranged in the evening. Monday 24th February - Day 4 - Depart Tromso (Depart Tromso 19.25 / Arrive Gatwick 21.25) You will have the day at leisure in Tromso. An early evening transfer will take you to the airport for international flights home. What's Included? • Sharing a twin room at a good 3-star hotel with breakfast • Return flights from Gatwick with Norwegian Airlines (includes checked baggage) • Northern Lights excursion • City tour of Tromso • Airport transfers (if arriving on flights included in tour price) • Transportation in private vehicles The cost will be £749.00 per person based on two people sharing a twin room. Single supplement £249.00. 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. Places will be limited, so reserve your place now to avoid disappointment. If you are interested in reserving a place, please pay a non refundable deposit of £150.00 before 10th November 2019. Please check for a price increase after this 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=11&a=10037&w=10365&ty=t&k=a58eeafa9554 By paying a deposit you are agreeing to the following cancellation policy: 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.

Classic Cuba - 11 Days - 24th February 2020

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Whether it’s the white sand beaches, the Spanish colonial architecture or the rum fuelled nightlife that’s drawing you to this Caribbean island, our Cuba tour is perfect for any Solo Traveller. Join us for 10 amazing nights as we travel to the colourful Cuban capital, Havana, experience authenticity in the Cuban city of Santa Clara with its plentiful local music venues, and relax in Trinidad on unspoiled stretches of white sand beaches, perfect for snorkelling and diving. We also visit Cienfuegos, deemed the ‘Pearl of the South’, with the option to partake in some outdoor activities in the culturally rich village of Vinales. Whatever you’re looking for, Cuba has something for all Solo Travellers. 24th February 2020 - Day 1 – Arrive Havana Transfer from the airport to your Casa, where you can relax or enjoy the city of Havana. Day 2 – Havana After breakfast you will be taken on a walking tour around the city of Havana with a local guide. Day 3 – Havana The third day of this Cuba tour will be spent at your leisure in Havana. Day 4 – Havana / Santa Clara After breakfast, you will be heading inland to Santa Clara, a key city in the Cuban revolution. Upon entering Santa Clara, you will see a huge statue of Ernesto Che Guevara, which commemorates his death and those who were murdered with him in Bolivia. There is also a museum here dedicated to his life, which you will have time to visit if you wish. In Santa Clara you will experience a more authentic Cuba, with an abundance of local restaurants and music venues in this small, friendly town. Day 5 / 6 / 7 – Trinidad No other colonial city in Cuba is as well preserved as Trinidad. Steeped in religiosity, the local residents are extremely friendly and festive. The thing most people love about this place is the nightlife; there are no less than 10 live music venues all within a short walking distance of each other. Many of these have beautiful outdoor settings in courtyards, and within walls of old colonial ruins. In Trinidad you will also be near the Valle de los Ingenios (Valley of Sugarmills) and Playa Ancón, where you can enjoy long stretches of white sand beaches, and get involved with activities such as scuba diving, snorkelling, waterfall swimming and horse-riding. Day 8 – Trinidad / Cienfuegos After breakfast, you will travel to the French-founded city of Cienfuegos, through the densely vegetated Peninsula de Zapata swamp lands, and along the beautiful Bay of Pigs. This is where the landing of counter-revolutionary exile militia occurred in 1961. You will visit a museum here which recounts the events of this conflict. You will also stop at a beautiful swimming pool resembling a huge natural tropical fish tank, and at a beach for snorkelling (weather permitting). Overnight in Cienfuegos. Day 9 – Cienfuegos / Viñales After breakfast, you will make your way onto Pinar del Rio and the town of Viñales. Surrounded by picturesque limestone hills, Viñales is a small but culturally rich village with friendly and welcoming locals and a wide variety of outdoor activities, such as hiking, biking, exploring caves and horseback riding, which you will have the option to partake in. Viñales is one of the cooler parts of Cuba, so an abundance of fresh seasonal fruit and veg is always on offer. Although a small village, the nightlife remains as good as anywhere in Cuba. Day 10 - Viñales Free day in beautiful Viñales. 5th March 2020 - Day 11 – Depart Havana Transfer from Viñales to Havana Airport for international flights. The price of the above tour is £799.00 for all deposits received before 1st September 2019 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 whereas tours without flights are TTA bonded. A non refundable deposit of £150.00 via bank transfer will secure you a place, please get in touch for bank details. Reserve your place now and take advantage of the best priced flights by booking in advance. Visas are required to enter Cuba (this is a quick and easy process that can be done online). Please also ensure you have 6 months validity on your passport. Travel insurance is mandatory, so please ensure that you have this too. **Please get in touch for suggested flight details.** ***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=113&a=10037&w=10365&ty=t&k=45556db118f7 By paying a deposit you will be agreeing to the following cancellation policies: https://www.solo-travellers.com/booking-terms-and-conditions/ Your place on the trip will be secured on payment of just the £150 deposit. The remaining balance will be split into TWO PAYMENTS: one payment of £375 to be paid 3 months before travel, and one payment of £374 to be paid 6 weeks before travel (plus the cost of single supplement to be added to this final payment if applicable). Please note that a check-in time of 14.00 is typical at most home stays. 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. What’s included in the Cuba tour? - Sharing twin accommodation in home-stays and guest houses (please note accommodation in Cuba is basic but clean and comfortable) (single room supplement is £299.00) - 10 Breakfasts - Walking tour of Old Havana - Local guide throughout tour - All local transport - Airport transfers for those arriving on suggested flights only What's not included? - International flights - Lunches / Dinners - Excursions on days of leisure

Amazing India - Golden Triangle, Tiger Spotting & Holi Celebrations - 5th March

Our 10 day trip includes the popular cities, Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, which is the famous Golden Triangle tour and finishing with an amazing tiger spotting safari in Ranthambore National park and is perfect for Solo Travellers looking to get a taste of life in India, not to mention a glimpse at one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Starting in Delhi, a place steeped in rich history, we work our way south, to Agra, to visit architectural delight, the Taj Mahal. One of the world’s seven wonders, this magnificent structure was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his wife in 1632 and is an undoubted highlight of this trip. From here, we’ll be heading west to Jaipur, stopping on the way to visit the abandoned mogul capital of Fatehpur Sikri. Once in Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, we will visit the stunning Amber Fort, the Palace of the Winds and the City Palace. Depending on the time of year, it is also in Jaipur where you can join the locals in their colourful celebrations of Holi Festival and a tiger spotting Safari to finish up your Incredible India tour Wednesday 4th March – Depart LHR on overnight flight Thursday 5th March - Day 1 – Arrive Delhi Friday 6th March - Day 2 – Delhi Sightseeing Saturday 7th March - Day 3 – Delhi / Agra Sunday 8th March - Day 4 – Agra / Fatehpur Sikri / Jaipur Monday 9th March - Day 5 – Jaipur Tuesday 10th March - Day 6 – Jaipur Free Day / Holi Celebrations Wednesday 11th March - Day 07 - Jaipur / Ranthambore Afternoon Safari Thursday 12th March - Day 8 – Ranthambore Jungle Safari Friday 13th March - Day 09 - Ranthambore / Delhi Saturday 14th March - Day 10 - Depart Delhi (If you're not ready to head home just yet, why not add on our 10-day Highlights of Sri Lanka Tour: https://www.meetup.com/solo-travellers-group-holidays/events/266802571/) Full day to day itinerary can be viewed via below link: https://www.solo-travellers.com/incredible-india-golden-triangle-tour-and-tiger-spotting-in-ranthambore-national-park/ The price of the above tour is £849.00 (single supplement £299.00) and does not include flights from the UK for all bookings before 15th January 2020. 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 flights until we have at least 5 people confirmed - so pay deposits at your earliest!). A non-refundable deposit of £150.00 via bank transfer will secure you a place. A valid visa is required for India and this must be obtained in the UK and I will help in organising this, but please ensure you have 6 months validity on your passport and at least 2 blank pages. ***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=108&a=10037&w=10365&ty=t&k=3dd077099651 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. By paying a deposit you will be agreeing to the following cancellation policies: https://www.solo-travellers.com/booking-terms-and-conditions/ What’s included: · Accommodation based on sharing a twin room at 3 and 4-star hotels with breakfast · Airport transfers, only if arriving on suggested flights · All sightseeing’s and excursions as mentioned in itinerary · Services of an English Speaking local guide · One time monument entrance fees during the sightseeing · Rickshaw Ride in Old Delhi · All applicable taxes at the time of quoting

Northern Lights Trip to Tromso, Norway - 3 Nights - 6th March 2020

If you’ve been dreaming of catching a glimpse of the Northern Lights, this is the perfect Solo Travellers trip for you. On this magical trip to Tromso, Northern Norway, you can enjoy activities such as dog sledding, whale watching, and cross country skiing. The trip also includes an interesting city tour of Tromso itself, and of course, a chance to marvel at the incredible Aurora Borealis on the Northern Lights tour. Pack your warmest winter clothes, because this is a chilly one! Friday 6th March - Day 1 - Arrive Tromso (Depart Gatwick 14.35 / Arrive Tromso 19.05) Upon arrival in Tromso, you will be transferred to the hotel. Dinner will be arranged for the evening. Saturday 7th March - Day 2 - Tromso City Tour / Northern Lights Excursion After breakfast, you will begin a city tour of Tromso. You will have the rest of the day free to do as you please, and then an early evening departure will take you out on the Northern Lights Tour. Sunday 8th March - Day 3 - Optional Dog Sledding Trip Today’s optional activity is highly recommendable. To begin with, you will be driven to Camp Tamok, a 75-minute drive from Tromso, after which you will be the one doing the driving… dog sledding! Driving the dog sled by yourselves through beautiful white landscapes, surrounded by mountains and some very friendly huskies. Returning to Tromso early evening, this is a full day tour with the pooches if you choose to partake. Dinner to be arranged in the evening. Monday 9th March - Day 4 - Depart Tromso (Depart Tromso 19.50 / Arrive Gatwick 22.25) You will have the day at leisure in Tromso. An early evening transfer will take you to the airport for international flights home. What's Included? • Sharing a twin room at a good 3-star hotel with breakfast • Return flights from Gatwick with Norwegian Airlines (includes checked baggage) • Northern Lights excursion • City tour of Tromso • Airport transfers (if arriving on flights included in tour price) • Transportation in private vehicles The cost will be £749.00 per person based on two people sharing a twin room. Single supplement £249.00. 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. Places will be limited, so reserve your place now to avoid disappointment. If you are interested in reserving a place, please pay a non refundable deposit of £150.00 before 01 September 2019. Please check for a price increase after this 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=11&a=10037&w=10365&ty=t&k=a58eeafa9554 By paying a deposit you are agreeing to the following cancellation policy: 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.

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Best of Cambodia - 26th January 2020 - 8 Amazing Days

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