Blue House (The)
Offering a range of dedicated vegetarian and vegan vacation packages in this Caribbean boutique B&B on the Caribbean Island of Jamaica, two miles east of Ocho Rios.
| vegetarian/vegan | Jamaica |
Bootlace Walking Holidays
based: Granada, Spain
Spectacular mountain walks with experienced guides following ancient waterways and caminos, once silk routes of the Moors and drovers' paths. Vegetarian/vegan friendly, all-inclusive, bespoke plus self-guided holidays. Also accompanied treks with local guides in Morocco and special activity holidays such as herbalism, photography, yoga and walking.
| walk/trek/hike | unguided walking | vegetarian/vegan | yoga | herb | photographic | Spain |
Tranquil Times Holistic Retreat
based: Varna, Bulgaria
Relax and rejuvenate your mind, body and soul at this rural retreat close to the Black Sea. Offering a personalised service for individuals and small groups, running twice daily poolside yoga and tai chi/qigong classes, life coaching and holistic treatments. Delicious vegetarian food with non-veggie options. All ages and abilities welcome.
| holistic/wellness/wellbeing | yoga | qigong | tai chi | retreats | reiki | self-development | meditation | vegetarian/vegan | Bulgaria |
based: Tyne & Wear, UK
An annual two week vegan camping holiday, a friendly social gathering for vegan families, singles and couples. Takes place at a different location each year, with people visiting for any period during the two weeks, from one day to the full period.
| vegetarian/vegan | UK |
Anubhuti Meditation & Retreat Center
based: California, USA
Weekend retreats, learn vegetarian living and nutrition, and relaxation.
| nutrition | vegetarian/vegan | USA |
NYC Vegan Vacations
based: New York, USA
3-day New York City weekend breaks for vegans and vegetarians; short vacations filled with food, friendship and fun.
| vegetarian/vegan | USA |
Vegan River Cruises
based: Münster, Germany
4-8 day luxury European river cruises for the travelling vegan; 100% vegan cuisine, with even cocktails and cabin toiletries being vegan.
| vegetarian/vegan | lake & river cruises | Europe |
based: Texas, USA
Vegan adventure tours created by vegetarians for vegetarian and vegan travellers.
| vegetarian/vegan | USA |
A person who does not eat meat, seafood or poultry and sometimes other animal products, for moral, religious, or health reasons.
lacto-ovo vegetarians – will eat dairy products such as milk, butter, cheese as well as eggs.
ovo-vegetarians – eat no meat or dairy products, but will eat eggs.
A vegan does not eat any food derived from animals (including eggs, milk and cheese), but subsists on vegetables, fruits, grains, pulses, nuts and seeds.
Vegetarian and vegan holiday food
Do you want to be really sure your vegetable soup has not been made with meat stock? That your desert does not contain gelatin/gelatine? Or do you just want to avoid having to make do with an omelet for every meal?
These days getting hold of vegetarian or vegan food on holiday is better than it used to be and some countries are better at it than others, but finding a holiday that serves up good veggie meals can still be a challenge. The list on this page is designed to help, we list travel companies, accommodation providers and specialist activity courses and centres who specifically cater to the needs of vegetarians and vegans. Providing high quality food as well as also often considering other requirements such as vegetarian/vegan wines, toiletries which are not tested on animals, even down to avoiding the use of leather.
We also happy to list holidays and vacations that deal directly with veggie foods as part of the trip, dedicated cooking holidays, veggie wine tasting courses, tours to veggie events, or vegetarian/vegan nutrition courses etc.