Posted: 27 May 2019 Autum Winter and Spring - five new itineraries from Trafalgar

Clients looking to bypass a European Summer escape in lieu of the magic of off-peak travel will be thrilled with the announcement of Trafalgar’s Autumn, Winter and Spring trips that go on sale today.

With 37 itineraries across 27 countries on offer, the brand connects guests with Europe’s best experiences, people and destinations with these year-round and Winter specific itineraries. With a selection of tried and tested favourite trips on offer again for 2019/20, and in line with its AgentsFirst philosophy, the brand is proud of announce five brand new trips in line with customer demand for more year-round Europe.  

With over tourism causing an increasing pressure on destinations, the brand recognizes the importance of year-round travel experiences, with Trafalgar’s trips offering incredible opportunities regardless of when clients are looking to travel.

“We’ve crafted our trips with the best travel experiences in mind, no matter the season” says Michael Unrath, Head of Product for Trafalgar Europe. “Smaller towns and communities can often struggle during the quiet seasons when the Summer crowds die down for the year. We’re proud to be able to take our groups to many of these destinations, offer experiences that bring Europe to life and connect with the amazing locals and communities that make these destinations so special, at any given time of year” he said.

New trips include the Best of Scotland, a week-long trip to uncover Scottish greats in one of the brands most popular countries, taking in Glasgow, the Highlands and Edinburgh. Client favourites like a Be My Guest experience at the 15th Century home of the Wood Family on Lake Loch Ard to private whisky tastings, a day trip to the Isle of Skye and sightseeing are all on offer, packed with plenty of fun and classic Scottish locals.

With the rise in the popularity of Eastern Europe experiences, the new Balkan Escape and Lucerne Explorer will fulfill clients’ needs in the coming season. Using Lucerne as its base, the Lucerne Explorer offers the best of all things Swiss, including chocolate and cheese workshops, mountain vistas, lake views grand hotels and plenty of history in the cosy colder months for an all-round travel experience in under a week. For those craving the Balkans, this deep dive into Croatia and Slovenia is one for the history hunters with local connections, moving sights and beautiful scenery there for the taking in eight incredible days.

For those looking for some winter sun, the new Best of Morocco will do the trick. From colourful bazaars, Be My Guest experience with a local family in their private Riad, an overnight stay in the middle of the beautiful Atlas Mountains, to mosques, medinas and everything in-between - this trip featuring cities, beaches and mountains offers 10 days of Morocco’s greatest experiences. These new trips are rounded off with a new 3 Continents Cruise covering Cyprus, Greece, Turkey, Israel and Egypt, sure to please the lovers of ruins, relics and sites.

With Autumn, Winter & Spring looking this good, there’s never been a better time to book your customers on their dream Trafalgar trip for 2019/20. Add to this 53% repeat past guests, a 4.7/5 independent satisfaction rating on Feefo, and the recently announced ‘here today, gone tomorrow’ Real Travel Deals on Europe Summer trips, it’s time to start thinking about year-round travel experiences in Europe with Trafalgar, now.