based: Lancashire, UK
Coach tour operator offering destinations at value for money prices throughout the UK and Continental Europe. Alfa specialise in holidays and short breaks for the over 50's and offer convenient local coach pick up points from the South East, the Midlands, the North West and the North East of England. Holiday packages include half board accommodation in quality hotels, excursions and entertainment. Check for exclusive web discounts!
| bus/coach holidays | sightseeing | city breaks | seniors/silver surfers | railway tours | bulb fields | England | Scotland | Wales | Ireland | Europe |
Bath & West Country Walks
based: Somerset, UK
Guided and self-guided walking holidays in South West England from April to October. Enjoy the Cotswolds, explore Exmoor, discover the Mendip hills and Bath. Visit Avebury, Bourton on the Water, or Stonehenge and Glastonbury. Also walking holidays in Austria in June and Cyprus in November. Hotel and inn accommodation with private facilities.
| walk/trek/hike | unguided walking | seniors/silver surfers | weekends/short breaks | England | Wales | Austria | Cyprus |
Bridge Overseas Ltd
based: West Glamorgan, Wales, UK
Friendly themed leisure holidays for over 50s, including organised duplicate bridge/whist, bowls, walking and golf. ATOL protected and TTA bonded, so your holiday is in safe hands. Travel Agent/Tour Operator with over 23 years experience, who can assist with all aspects of holidays and travel. Freephone number for friendly, professional assistance. Single travellers and groups welcome.
| bridge/whist | bowling | walk/trek/hike | golf | seniors/silver surfers | groups | singles | Europe | Spain | Cyprus | Slovenia |
Florence cultural vacations for seniors, individual travellers, couples, two friends travelling together, women travelling on their own. Ideal short stays living with an Italian host family in Florence in excellent homes for comfort and quality with private room and private bath for guests. Breakfast and evening meal included in prices.
| singles | seniors | women | art appreciation | cookery | wine | shopping | sightseeing | tailor made | music tours/appreciation | city breaks | Italy |
Holidays for Seniors
based: Cork, Ireland
Holidays for seniors and the the over 50’s. Cork based company offering great value holidays to people over 50 and retired people. Offering sunshine holidays, cruises, city breaks, skiing trips, long haul and luxury travel.
| seniors/silver surfers | Ireland | Worldwide |
One Traveller Ltd Featured Site
based: Norfolk, UK
Escorted holidays and cruises for mature single travellers, in the UK, Europe, Worldwide, Ocean/River Cruises plus an extensive Christmas/New Year offering from three times British Travel Awards winners. With a double room to yourself; most meals and excursions included; quality hotels; caring, knowledgeable Tour Managers and no single supplement.
| singles holidays | seniors/silver surfers | city breaks | sightseeing | escorted tours | ballet/opera | Christmas & New Year | art appreciation | architectural | theatre/shows | music tours | tailor made | ocean cruises | river cruises | Worldwide |
Saga Featured Site
based: Kent, UK
Wide range of holidays and escorted tours for mature travellers aged 50 and over. Includes touring trips in the UK and worldwide, ocean and river cruises, hotel and city breaks, singles holidays and a great choice of special interest holidays.
| seniors/silver surfers | river cruises | ocean cruises | archaeological tours | music tours | ballet/opera | art appreciation | sightseeing | city breaks | ballroom/sequence dancing | latin american | garden tours | Christmas/New Year | singles | UK | Europe | Worldwide |
HOME EXCHANGE: House swapping holidays for seniors
Holiday house exchange specifically for senior travellers and aimed at people over 50 years of age.
House swapping and exchange can be a great way to travel the world at a reasonable cost and often suits retired seniors who have flexibility with their time. House swaps can take place anywhere, so you might swap your country cottage for a city apartment, a property by the golf course or a luxury beach-side villa. Properties are available all over the world; the most popular destinations on the site include the UK, Australia, Canada, France, Ireland, Italy, Spain, New Zealand and the USA.
A house swap happens by the exchange of a main residence or a holiday home with another home owner for a pre-agreed holiday period, allowing both to enjoying an inexpensive holiday. As well as the house itself, cars, boats, motorhomes, bikes and other sporting gear can often be included in the exchange if agreed; sometimes even pets and pet care can be exchanged!
GREECE: A taste of the Greek Islands
Combine modern and ancient history on this fascinating Greek island-hopping trip. Enjoy breathtaking scenery and discover 5,000 years of history and culture while staying at three small, friendly, traditional Greek hotels on the islands of Santorini, Paros and Naxos.
This holiday is designed specifically for travellers 50 plus and includes the services of a tour manager.
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