Bulb cruises to Holland, visits to popular TV locations and trips to Disneyland Paris are just some of the new itineraries available to operators booking winter tours with Albatross Travel www.albatrosstravel.com for 2020/21 in the UK and Europe.
Albatross Travel has put together a selection of new Winter Tour itineraries for coach operators and group organisers featuring themed breaks, steam train journeys, visits to castles and stately homes and celebrating events such as St Patrick’s Day. Highlights include: Lake Lucerne and the Glacier Express – a four-night break featuring a one-day guided walking tour of Lake Lucerne the magical Swiss resort, followed by a leisurely cruise on the lake and concluding with a scenic ride on the Glacier Express from Andermatt to Chur.
Garden lovers can opt for tours to view vibrant displays of Spring bulbs in Ireland, Belgium, France and Holland. Highlights include a four-night cruise to the famous Dutch bulb fields visiting Keukenhof and historic Alkmaar, known as the City of Cheese, via the picturesque Dutch waterways.
Fans of all things Disney will be able to take part in a year-round season of events at Disneyland Paris including a Frozen Adventure, a Legends of the Force Star Wars themed immersive experience plus St Patrick’s Day and Disney’s Enchanted Christmas. Albatross Travel recently became preferred wholesaler for group bookings at the fantasy theme park with access to accommodation at the park and close by, Channel crossings, dining options and Disney’s PhotoPass.
Back in the UK there are plenty of new tours for steam enthusiasts including a journey across the Yorkshire Dales on the Wensleydale Railway complete with slices of home-made fruit cake and Wensleydale cheese. While TV fans can enjoy a BBC Media City tour in Salford or a chance to see behind the scenes of one of the UK’s favourite soaps during the Emmerdale Studio Experience.
“This is the first time that we are able to feature Disneyland Paris as part of our Winter Tours programme so we hope to make it a lot easier for coach operators to visit the theme park. Plus we are very excited about the new tours that are being launched and hope they will provide plenty of inspiration for travel in 2020 and beyond,” says Denise Bridges, Managing Director of Albatross Travel.
Albatross Travel’s ‘no currency surcharge guarantee’ covers all tours. They also guarantee a free single room for coach drivers. Hotels featured are also subject to the company’s ‘VIG’ programme of visiting, inspecting and grading.