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3* Passion Play Oberammergau 2022  Package (2 Nights)
3* Passion Play Oberammergau 2022 Package (2 Nights)
Europe, Germany
Price: R 11610.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2022-05-14
Depart To Date: 2022-10-04
Package Number of Nights 2
Inclusions :
LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES : 2 night stay at a 3* hotel inclusive of breakfast 1 x Category 2 entry ticket for Passion Play Oberammergau 2022* 1 x 3-course-meal during the 3 hour break 1 x text book (handing over on day of performance) Shuttle transportation with local busses to the show Tourism tax * Performance will be on day of arrival.
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Terms & Conditions : Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing in a triple room, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE. Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, airport transfers or transportation to and from Oberammergau, meals and drinks not mentioned, travel and medical insurance, visas and any items of a personal nature.
4* Arctic City Hotel - Rovaniemi Lapland - Finland Package (4 Nights)
4* Arctic City Hotel - Rovaniemi Lapland - Finland Package (4 Nights)
Europe, Finland
Price: R 13348.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-01
Depart To Date: 2021-12-24
Package Number of Nights 4
Inclusions :
PACKAGE INCLUDES: 4 Nights accommodation in a Classic Double room at the 4* Arctic City Hotel Breakfast daily 1 Hour Husky Safari - includes winter clothing, transfers, husky farm visit, Husky Safari 7-10km, hot drinks, guiding. Polar Night - Reindeer Safari - 2.5 Hours including winter clothing, transfers, reindeer farm visit, 1 hour reindeer safari, reindeer driving licence, hot drinks, guiding Added Value: Evening Sauna & wifi Visit to Santa Village -excluding transfers
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for Fully Vaccinated Travellers from South Africa. Prices are from a starting price per person sharing, subject to change, airfare increase, currency fluctuations and availability. Airport taxes, fuel levies and surcharges are approximate and based on the current exchange rate and are subject to change. The exact amount will be confirmed at time of booking. Advance purchase, peak or high season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Price valid for dates as specified. Group rates available on request. For standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, visas, meals not mentioned, medical and travel insurance and all Items of a personal nature.
Disney s Hotel Cheyenne - Disneyland Paris - France  (3 Nights)
Disney s Hotel Cheyenne - Disneyland Paris - France (3 Nights)
Europe, France
Price: R 6715.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2022-04-02
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
3 Nights accommodation in a Standard Room near facilities at Disney s Hotel Cheyenne 4 Days Entrance to Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park A PERFECT HOTEL PACKAGE - All our packages include hotel room and tickets for both Disney® Parks with free access to all available attractions, Selfie Spots and shows (except Shooting Gallery at Disneyland® Park: extra charge applies). For the ultimate Disney experience, we recommend you add a Meal Plan, too! MORE TIME IN THE DISNEY® PARKS - You re only a short walk or shuttle ride from the Disney® Parks and with Extra Magic Time, you can even explore them before official opening hours. TOP HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES Limited attendance Mandatory face masks at all time (from 6 years old) Physical distancing measures Alcohol-based hand sanitising station FLEXIBLE BOOKINGS - There s never been a better time to book as current booking conditions offer more flexibility than ever before! At the moment, we are currently offering the possibility to change or cancel your Hotel + Ticket booking with full refund anytime up to 7 days before your arrival date.
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Terms & Conditions : Only valid for fully vaccinated travellers out of South Africa. Not valid for arrival on weekends or between 16 December 21 and 02 January 2022 or 11 to 26 February 2022. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays and based on an arrival between Monday and Thursday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, meals, visas, medical or travel insurance or any items of a personal nature or items not mentioned under inclusions, Covid related costs and expenses.
4* Holiday Inn Munich City Centre - Germany Package (3 Nights)
4* Holiday Inn Munich City Centre - Germany Package (3 Nights)
Europe, Germany
Price: R 3458.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-10-01
Depart To Date: 2021-11-07
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
3 Nights accommodation at the Holiday Inn Munich City Centre Hotel in a standard twin bedded room Hop On Hop Off Tour
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Terms & Conditions : Prices are from a starting price per person sharing, subject to change, currency fluctuations and availability. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. Advance purchase, peak or high season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Price valid for dates as specified. Group rates available on request. For standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, meals, city taxes, travel and medical insurance, visas and items of a personal nature.
Disney s Newport Bay Club - Disneyland Paris - France  Package (3 Nights)
Disney s Newport Bay Club - Disneyland Paris - France Package (3 Nights)
Europe, France
Price: R 9286.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2022-04-02
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
3 Nights accommodation in a Superior Lake room at Disney s Newport Bay Club 4 Days Entrance to Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park A PERFECT HOTEL PACKAGE - All our packages include hotel room and tickets for both Disney® Parks with free access to all available attractions, Selfie Spots and shows (except Shooting Gallery at Disneyland® Park: extra charge applies). For the ultimate Disney experience, we recommend you add a Meal Plan, too! MORE TIME IN THE DISNEY® PARKS - You re only a short walk or shuttle ride from the Disney® Parks and with Extra Magic Time, you can even explore them before official opening hours. TOP HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES Limited attendance Mandatory face masks at all time (from 6 years old) Physical distancing measures Alcohol-based hand sanitising station FLEXIBLE BOOKINGS - There s never been a better time to book as current booking conditions offer more flexibility than ever before! At the moment, we are currently offering the possibility to change or cancel your Hotel + Ticket booking with full refund anytime up to 7 days before your arrival date.
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Terms & Conditions : Only valid for fully vaccinated travellers out of South Africa. Not valid for arrival on weekends or between 16 December 21 and 02 January 2022 or 11 to 26 February 2022. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays and based on an arrival between Monday and Thursday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, meals, visas, medical or travel insurance or any items of a personal nature or items not mentioned under inclusions, Covid related costs and expenses.
Disney s Hotel New York - The Art of Marvel - Disneyland Paris - France Package (3 Nights)
Disney s Hotel New York - The Art of Marvel - Disneyland Paris - France Package (3 Nights)
Europe, France
Price: R 10805.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2022-04-06
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
3 Nights accommodation in a Superior Garden room at Disney s Hotel New York - The Art of Marvel 4 Days Entrance to Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park A PERFECT HOTEL PACKAGE - All our packages include hotel room and tickets for both Disney® Parks with free access to all available attractions, Selfie Spots and shows (except Shooting Gallery at Disneyland® Park: extra charge applies). For the ultimate Disney experience, we recommend you add a Meal Plan, too! MORE TIME IN THE DISNEY® PARKS - You re only a short walk or shuttle ride from the Disney® Parks and with Extra Magic Time, you can even explore them before official opening hours. TOP HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES Limited attendance Mandatory face masks at all time (from 6 years old) Physical distancing measures Alcohol-based hand sanitising station FLEXIBLE BOOKINGS - There s never been a better time to book as current booking conditions offer more flexibility than ever before! At the moment, we are currently offering the possibility to change or cancel your Hotel + Ticket booking with full refund anytime up to 7 days before your arrival date.
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Terms & Conditions : Only valid for fully vaccinated travellers out of South Africa. Not valid for arrival on weekends or between 16 December 21 and 02 January 2022 or 11 to 26 February 2022. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays and based on an arrival between Monday and Thursday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, meals, visas, medical or travel insurance or any items of a personal nature or items not mentioned under inclusions, Covid related costs and expenses.
Disney s Hotel New York - The Art of Marvel - Disneyland Paris - France Summer Package (3 Nights)
Disney s Hotel New York - The Art of Marvel - Disneyland Paris - France Summer Package (3 Nights)
Europe, France
Price: R 11211.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2022-05-09
Depart To Date: 2022-07-07
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
3 Nights accommodation in a Superior Garden room at Disney s Hotel New York - The Art of Marvel 4 Days Entrance to Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park A PERFECT HOTEL PACKAGE - All our packages include hotel room and tickets for both Disney® Parks with free access to all available attractions, Selfie Spots and shows (except Shooting Gallery at Disneyland® Park: extra charge applies). For the ultimate Disney experience, we recommend you add a Meal Plan, too! MORE TIME IN THE DISNEY® PARKS - You re only a short walk or shuttle ride from the Disney® Parks and with Extra Magic Time, you can even explore them before official opening hours. TOP HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES Limited attendance Mandatory face masks at all time (from 6 years old) Physical distancing measures Alcohol-based hand sanitising station FLEXIBLE BOOKINGS - There s never been a better time to book as current booking conditions offer more flexibility than ever before! At the moment, we are currently offering the possibility to change or cancel your Hotel + Ticket booking with full refund anytime up to 7 days before your arrival date.
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Terms & Conditions : *Early Summer Offer - Book by 14 October 2021* Only valid for fully vaccinated travellers out of South Africa. Not valid for arrival on a Friday or Saturday or on 25 and 26 May and 05 June 2022. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays and based on an arrival between Monday and Thursday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, meals, visas, medical or travel insurance or any items of a personal nature or items not mentioned under inclusions, Covid related costs and expenses.
Kakslauttanen Artic Resort, Lapland  - Finland Package (3 Nights)
Kakslauttanen Artic Resort, Lapland - Finland Package (3 Nights)
Europe, Finland
Price: R 13516.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2022-05-04
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Kakslauttanen, located at the edge of the wilderness on the road to the Arctic Sea, is one of the best places in the world to see the magical glow of the Northern Lights. The view from your Glass Igloo is unbeatable. Unfortunately, however, we cannot guarantee Northern Lights or any other natural phenomenon - the lights might unexpectedly appear and just as suddenly vanish any time from just after sunset to just before dawn. They can last for 5 minutes or they can last for the whole night. PACKAGE INCLUDES: Return airport to hotel transfers 4 Nights accommodation at the Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort in a Small Glass Igloo Breakfast & dinner daily Daily clearing fee Luggage handing Firewood Service Complete the experience by adding on some exciting activities: 2 Hour Husky Safari with transfers, thermal clothing, boots, gloves and a hot drink - from R2350* Aurora Hunting with Reindeer - from R1820* 2 Hour Snowmobile Safari - from R1795* * Transfers, thermal clothing, boots, gloves and a hot drink included.
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Peak Period Supplements of approximatley R1500 apply for travel between 28 November 2021 & 28 February 2022 and there are compulsory gala dinner supplements for Christmas and New Years Eve. Prices are from a starting price per person sharing, subject to change, airfare increase, currency fluctuations and availability. Taxes are estimated and based on the current exchange rate and are subject to change. Advance purchase, peak season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Please note that airport taxes, fuel levies & surcharges are approximate and subject to change, the exact amount will be confirmed at time of booking. Valid for dates as specified. Group rates available on request. Thompsons Standard Terms and Conditions may apply. E & OE. Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, all Items of a personal nature. meals and drinks not mentioned, medical and travel insurance, Covid test if required for return to South Africa and *suggested activities.
3* Hotel Waldstatterhof, Lucerne - Switzerland Package (5 Nights)
3* Hotel Waldstatterhof, Lucerne - Switzerland Package (5 Nights)
Europe, Switzerland
Price: R 15556.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-10-01
Depart To Date: 2021-11-30
Package Number of Nights 5
Inclusions :
Embark on a journey of wonderful discovery - from mountains to chocolate - Switzerland offers it all. With beautiful Lucerne as your base, experience all that Switzerland has to offer. With the Swiss Travel Pass all doors to train, bus and boat are open to you. Discover the country in all its diversity: in nostalgic cog railways, through ceiling-high train windows, and on state-of-the-art motor vessels. This rich variety is capped off by punctuality, comfort and culinary highlights - that s travelling the Swiss way. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 5 Nights accommodation at the 3* Wildstaetterhof Hotel, Lucerene Breakfast daily 4 Day Swiss Rail Flex Pass including: - Unlimited travel on train, bus and boat - Unlimited travel on premium panorama trains: Glacier Express, Bernina Express, Golden Pass MOB, Gothard Panorama Express and Luzern Interlaken Express (seat reservations cost extra). - Unlimited use of public transit in more than 90 towns and cities. - Free admission to more than 500 museums. - Pass includes mountain excursions to Brunni, Klewenalp, Rigi, Stanserhorn, and Stoos. - Up to 50% discount on mountain railways and cable cars (25% on Jungfraujoch).
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, travel and medical insurance, meals and drinks not mentioned, items of a personal nature, Covid Test if it is required for return to South Africa, seat reservations on trains.
5* The Rubens at the Palace - London Package (3 Nights)
5* The Rubens at the Palace - London Package (3 Nights)
Europe, England
Price: R 9385.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2022-01-01
Depart To Date: 2022-05-18
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Enriching, rewarding & exceptional! Our beautifully restored historic hotel is cared for by a team who take genuine pride in delivering impeccable service and exceeding expectations at every turn. Overlooking The Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace - the entrance used by the Royal family - The Rubens showcases exceptional dining journeys, and enriching and rewarding experiences, from the very first moment guests are greeted by our red-uniformed doormen... LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: Return private airport transfers 3 Nights accommodation in a cosy double room Full English Breakfast daily Complimentary WiFi Complimentary bottled mineral water Complimentary tea/coffee facilities
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Terms & Conditions : Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. Rates quoted are valid for a stay from Friday to Monday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, Covid tests, travel or medical insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned and items of a personal nature.
5* Ashford Castle - Ireland Package (4 Nights)
5* Ashford Castle - Ireland Package (4 Nights)
Europe, Ireland
Price: R 13024.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2021-12-26
Package Number of Nights 4
Inclusions :
Your royal adventure begins when you enter through the grand stone gates of this remarkable 800-year-old castle. Discover the exquisite interiors, delicious cuisine, passionate team, a wealth of estate activities and state-of-the-art spa. As a National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World, Ireland s first Forbes five-star and former home of the Guinness family, is exceptional in every sense. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 4 Nights accommodation in a standard double Corrib room Full Irish breakfast daily Complimentary green fees on our nine hole golf course Complimentary use of our two all-weather tennis courts Visit the Billiards room and Cigar Terrace Complimentary movie daily in our 32 seater Cinema Complimentary use of the steam room and relaxation pool UNIQUE EXPERIENCE: Meet Cronan and Garvin, our Irish Wolfhounds, at 10h00 every morning in the lobby
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Terms & Conditions : Prices are from a starting price per person sharing, subject to change, currency fluctuations and availability. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. Advance purchase, peak or high season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Price valid for dates as specified. Group rates available on request. For standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, fuel, lunches and dinners, travel and medical insurance, Covid tests and items of a pesonal nature.
3* Paris City Stay - France Package (5 Nights)
3* Paris City Stay - France Package (5 Nights)
Europe, France
Price: R 5392.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2021-12-31
Package Number of Nights 5
Inclusions :
Paris, the City of Lights, eternal, surprising, magical, and sometimes secretive - more than just the national capital, Paris is also the capital of gastronomy, fashion, and shopping, a city where something is always happening. Paris has everything you are looking for. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 5 Nights accommodation in a centrally located 3 Star hotel (Astotel Monterosa or similar) Breakfast daily
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for Fully Vaccinated travellers from South Africa Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, drinks and meals not mentioned, travel and medical insurance, Covid Tests, items of a personal nature.
4* Amsterdam City Stay - Netherlands Package (5 Nights)
4* Amsterdam City Stay - Netherlands Package (5 Nights)
Europe, Netherlands
Price: R 4997.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2022-01-05
Package Number of Nights 5
Inclusions :
This city offers world-renowned museums, historical monuments, countless gorgeous canals and a vibrant nightlife. It s a very cool city, so it s no wonder that it s one of the most visited cities in the world! LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 5 Nights accommodation at the4 StarOzo Hotel Amsterdam (or similar) Room Only
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for Fully Vaccinated travellers from South Africa Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, drinks and meals not mentioned, travel and medical insurance, Covid Tests, items of a personal nature.
4* Santa Claus Holiday Village - Lapland Family Package (5 Nights)
4* Santa Claus Holiday Village - Lapland Family Package (5 Nights)
Europe, Finland
Price: R 21689.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-26
Depart To Date: 2022-01-10
Package Number of Nights 5
Inclusions :
Santa Claus Holiday Village - joyful Christmas spirit! Staying next door to Santa in the Santa Claus Holiday Village provides a holiday full of Christmas spirit for the whole family. The cabins are all equipped with up-to-date facilities, such as private bathrooms and saunas. There s no better way to enjoy your stay. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights Accommodation in a 4* Santa Claus Holiday Village in a Superior Cottage for two adults and two children under 14 Years Complimentary Airport transfers Breakfast daily Luggage handling in and out Daily cleaning service Magical experiences: - Free use of sled and Gingerbread Club for children - Visit Santa in his office - Jump over the Arctic Line - Pet a Husky and a Reindeer - Build a snowman - Make Snow Angels - AND, if you are very lucky - witness the magical Northern Lights! Please enquire about pricing and details for activities on offer - Husky Sleigh Rides, Snowmobiles, Reindeer Safaris, Searching for the Northern Lights, Ice Fishing and so much more....
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are subject to availability and currency fluctuations. They are based on a from price, per person sharing. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, medical and travel insurance, Covid tests, drinks and meals not mentioned, activities and any items of a personal nature.
3* Best of Ireland Self Drive  - Ireland Package (7 Nights)
3* Best of Ireland Self Drive - Ireland Package (7 Nights)
Europe, Ireland
Price: R 9348.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2021-12-21
Package Number of Nights 7
Inclusions :
Famous cities, sights, historical locations, varying accents and dialects, stunning scenery, cosy pubs, haunting music, humorous and friendly locals - all accompanied by Ireland s gloriously unpredictable weather! This Best of Ireland self-drive itinerary is the perfect way to experience the beautiful Emerald Isles. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 7 Nights accommodation in 3/4* Hotels on a bed and Irish Breakfast basis - 1 Night in Co. Dublin Hotel outside city centre (Sheldon Park, City West or Tallaght Plaza) - 2 Nights in Co. Galway Hotel (Nox Hotel, Leenane Hotel or similar) - 2 Nights in Co. Kerry Hotel (Killarney Court Hotel, Hotel Killarney, Inisfallen Hotel or similar) - 1 Night in Co. Cork Hotel (Blarney Golf resort, Rochestown Park Hotel, Ambassador Hotel or similar) - 1 Night in Co. Dublin outside city centre (Sheldon Park, City West, Tallaght Plaza) or Co. Wicklow (Parkview Hotel or similar) 8 Days Car Hire - Vauxhall Isignia Automatic or similar Unlimited mileage All taxes & fees 1 Additional driver Damage Waiver ITINERARY : DAY 1: DUBLIN Arrive in Dublin. Take in the attractions of Europe s most popular city. Don t miss Trinity College, the Book of Kells, the National Museum, the National Gallery and trendy Temple Bar. Overnight in Co. Dublin. DAY 2: DUBLIN - CONNEMARA Spend the morning walking around Dublin, including St. Patrick s Cathedral, Christchurch, Dublin Castle, the Irish Whiskey Centre and the Guinness Storehouse. Leaving Dublin travel via Clonmacnoise (a monastic site overlooking the River Shannon. Arrive in Galway where you can visit the Galway Crystal Factory, the Spanish Arch and Galway s Cathedral. Overnight in Co. Galway. DAY 3: CONNEMARA Spend a full day touring the unspoilt area of Connemara. Highlights of this magical region include Clifden, the Sky Road, Roundstone, Killary Harbour, the Connemara National Park, Kylemore Abbey and the Maam Valley. Irish is still spoken in many parts of this area. Overnight in Co. Galway. DAY 4: CONNEMARA - KILLARNEY An early morning start to catch the spectacular Cliffs of Moher — which fall 200m steeply into Atlantic ocean. Pass through the haunting area of the Burren - a leftover from the last glacial period, visiting Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, where one can stop for a pint of stout at Durty Nellies. Continue on to Adare Village before arriving in Killarney. In the afternoon stroll around Muckross House and Gardens where the nineteenth century Victorian mansion is set against the stunning beauty of Killarney Lakes and National Park. Overnight in Co. Kerry. DAY 5: RING OF KERRY A full day tour of the famous Ring of Kerry. The Ring of Kerry is one of Ireland s most scenic touring routes. At 110 miles long, it circles the awe-inspiring Iveragh Peninsula. You ll feel as if you have moved into nature s mystic arena, and truly you have, as you pass between soft mountains, through forest glades, around bogs, rivers, lakes and pristine beaches. The road between the magnificent MacGillycuddy Reeks Mountains presents secret passes and valleys dotted along the fabled shores of Dingle and Kenmare Bays. Overnight in Co. Kerry. DAY 6: KILLARNEY - CORK Drive to Cork, Ireland s second city. One must visit Blarney Castle and kiss the Blarney Stone followed by a browse in the Woollen Mills. Either head for Kinsale or explore the Jameson Heritage Centre and finally before the end of the evening see the Shandon Bells and the Cork City Goal. Overnight in Co. Cork. DAY 7: CORK - DUBLIN Head for Cashel where you will catch sight of its Rock. The Rock of Cashel is a spectacular group of medieval buildings set on a rocky outcrop of limestone, looming above the town of Cashel, County Tipperary. There is a 12th Century round tower, High Cross and Romanesque Chapel, 13th century Gothic cathedral, 15th century castle and the Hall of the Vicars. In the afternoon stop in medieval Kilkenny. Take time to visit Kilkenny Castle and the Kilkenny Design Centre before making your final journey back to Dublin. Overnight in Co. Dublin/Co. Wicklow. DAY 8: DUBLIN (DEPARTURE) Morning at leisure to either shop for those souvenirs on Grafton Street or spend a few hours taking in more of all the wealth of attractions that you may have missed earlier. Depart for Dublin Airport.
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, fuel, drinks and meals not mentioned, travel & medical insurance, entrance into attractions, items of a persona nature and Covid Tests.
4* German Christmas Markets by rail - Berlin and Dresden (3 Nights)
4* German Christmas Markets by rail - Berlin and Dresden (3 Nights)
Europe, Germany
Price: R 7459.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-27
Depart To Date: 2021-12-25
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
The centuries-old tradition of German Christmas Markets goes back to a time when regular seasonal markets took place throughout the year. Christmas Markets were a welcome and joyful occurrence for weary villagers and added a bit of light to long cold winter nights. Now it is your turn to experience the festive atmosphere, sights, sounds and smells of Christmas! The food at Christmas markets includes Gluehwein (warm, spiced wine), Kinderpunch (spiced fruit juice), Lebkuchen gingerbread cakes, sausages, potato cakes, and baked items. Also on sale are Christmas tree decorations, candles, wooden toys, and sweets. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES : 3 Nights accommodation at the Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz or similar Breakfast Daily Hop on Hop Off Sightseeing Tour of Berlin 4 Day 2nd Class German Rail Pass SUGGESTED ITINERARY: Day 1 - Arrive Berlin Check in at your hotel. Start discovering the city at your own pace with a Hop on Hop off bus tour. See famous sights of Berlin - Kurfuerstendamm, the Brandenburg Gate and Potsdam square. Day 2 - Berlin During Advent, Berlin basks in colourful festive lights. The grand boulevards and squares, as well as the small side streets and museums, are beautifully decorated and radiate Christmas spirit. The Gendarmenmarkt, one of the most beautiful squares in the city, provides a charming setting for the traditional Christmas market. Day 3 - Berlin - Dresden - Berlin In the morning, travel by train to Dresden, famous for its baroque buildings and churches along the banks of the Elbe river. Explore the highlights of this stunning baroque city and visit one of the oldest, largest and most famous Christmas markets "Striezelmarkt", - named after a traditional Dresden Christmas cake, known as ‚Strietzel . Return to Berlin by train. Day 4 - Depart Berlin
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, transfers, medical and travel insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned, entrance fees, seat reservations, Covid tests and any items of a personal nature.
4* German Christmas Markets by rail - Stuttgart, Heidelberg & Baden-Baden (3 Nights)
4* German Christmas Markets by rail - Stuttgart, Heidelberg & Baden-Baden (3 Nights)
Europe, Germany
Price: R 6482.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-27
Depart To Date: 2021-12-25
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
German Christmas Markets date back to a time when regular seasonal markets took place throughout the year. They were a joyful occasions for weary villagers and added a bit of light to long cold winter nights. Now it is your turn to experience the festive atmosphere, sights, sounds and smells of Christmas! The food at Christmas markets includes Gluehwein (warm, spiced wine), Kinderpunch (spiced fruit juice), Lebkuchen gingerbread cakes, sausages, potato cakes, and baked items. Also on sale are Christmas tree decorations, candles, wooden toys, and sweets. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES : 3 Nights accommodation at the 4* Hotel Neotel Stuttgart or similar Breakfast Daily 4 Day 2nd Class German Rail Pass SUGGESTED ITINERARY: Day 1 - Arrive Stuttgart Check in at your hotel and start exploring the city. Stuttgart s Christmas market is one of the most beautiful and largest in Europe, with 300 brightly decorated stalls. With the fabulous smells of fresh pastries and gluhwein tantalising your senses you will be sure to find it! Day 2 - Stuttgart - Heidelberg - Stuttgart Travel by train to Heidelberg, a beautiful city with great medieval influence in its buildings. In its Christmas Market there are around 140 stalls, which sell lovely gifts. Perhaps you would enjoy ice skating in front of the castle or you can go to Karlsplatz - one of the most beautiful ice rinks in Germany. Return to Stuttgart in the afternoon. Day 3 - Stuttgart - Baden-Baden - Stuttgart Todays train trip takes you to the spa town of Baden-Baden with its delightful gardens and large villas. Discover Roman ruins and visit Friedrichsbad, one of the oldest thermal spas. Surrounded by the mountains of the Black Forest, the traditional Christkindelsmarkt Baden-Baden will capture you in a wintery fairy tale. The aroma of mulled wine and gingerbread guides you on your walk through more than 100 beautifully decorated stalls in Lichtentaler Allee Park. In the afternoon return to Stuttgart. Day 4 - Depart Stuttgart Before you leave, if you have enough time, you could also visit the Christmas market in Esslingen, well known for its special medieval atmosphere.
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, transfers, medical and travel insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned, entrance fees, seat reservations, Covid tests and any items of a personal nature.
3* One week in Germany by rail - Germany package (7 Nights)
3* One week in Germany by rail - Germany package (7 Nights)
Europe, Germany
Price: R 12230.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-10-02
Depart To Date: 2021-12-07
Package Number of Nights 7
Inclusions :
Thanks to an amazing rail network, one week in Germany will give you enough time to explore some beautiful regions and fascinating cities throughout the country. Beer, castles, and Bavarian culture in Munich; castles and the Rhine Valley Scenic Line; the famous Cologne cathedral; fascinating culture and maritime history in Hamburg; somber history, trendy food, and vibrant nightlife in Berlin. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 2 Nights accommodation Munich (3* Harry s Home Hotel or simiilar) 1 Nights accommodation Heidelberg (3* Hotel Ibis Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof or similar) 1 Nights accommodation Cologne (3* Callas Hotel am Dom Koeln or similar) 1 Nights accommodation Hamburg (3* Adina Apartment Hotel Hamburg Michel or similar) 2 Nights accommodation Berlin (3* Holiday Inn Berlin Centre Alexanderplatz or similar) Breakfast in Heidelberg and Cologne only 7 Day 2nd Class German Rail Pass SUGGESTED ITINERARY : Day 1: Arrive Munich Munich Airport is 30 minutes from Munich Marienplatz Station. Take the S8 S-Bahn train to reach the town centre. Access to the S-Bahn is covered on your rail pass! Take a walking tour of Munich Old Town, drink beer and eat eisbein (pork knuckle) in Hofbrauhaus - the world s most famous beer hall which has been around since 1589. Day 2: Munich Take a day trip to Fussen to see the famous Neuschwanstein castle, which inspired Disney s Sleeping Beauty castle. It s 2 hours away from Munich, close to the Austrian border. Or, if you are up for more beer, take a daytrip to Andechs Monastry, where Benedictine monks have been brewing beer since 1455. To get a chilling account into the sad events of the Holocaust, visit the Dachau Concentration Camp. Day 3: Munich - Heidelberg There are direct InterCity and EuroCity trains from Munich to Heidelberg throughout the day. They take approximately 3 hours, and reservation is optional. Walk and window shop the vibrant old town of Heidelberg. Explore the ruins of the Castle on the hill, relax with the swans on the riverfront, or take a boat cruise along the Neckar River. Day 4: Heidelberg - Cologne There are regular trains from Heidelberg to Cologne, be sure to take the scenic Rhine Valley Line between Mainz and Koblenz - it s on the way to Cologne. Take in the views of the Cologne Cathedral, satisfy your sweet tooth at the Imhoff-Schokoladenmuseum - a massive chocolate museum in the heart of Cologne. Day 5: Cologne - Hamburg Direct InterCity trains between Cologne and Hamburg take approximately 4 hours. These trains run approximately every two hours. There are also regular trains throughout the day that require changes. Walk the Port of Hamburg and Warehouse district to experience the city s maritime history, check out Miniatur Wunderland, an entire museum dedicated to a phenomenal model railway and discover Hamburg s entertainment district, the Reeperbahn, where the Beatles cut their teeth. Day 6: Hamburg - Berlin There are hourly trains between Hamburg and Berlin that take just over 90 minutes. No reservation is necessary. Visit the East Side Gallery, an open-air gallery on the largest remaining stretch of the Berlin Wall, take a walking tour from Brandenburg Gate to historically significant sights, then venture to the top of the Reichstag for views over Berlin. Drink a coffee in a cafe, have a burger and a craft beer in Kreuzberg, and party till dawn at one of Berlin s famous nightclubs. Day 7: Berlin Take a daytrip to Potsdam, famous for its parks and palaces. The regional train from Berlin takes less than 30 minutes and is included with your rail pass. Day 8: Depart Berlin * Please enquire about available sightseeing excursions.
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on an average from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, medical and travel insurance, visas, drinks and meals not mentioned, entrance fees, seat reservations, Covid tests and items of a personal nature.
3* Picturesque French Christmas Markets by train - France Package  (6 Nights)
3* Picturesque French Christmas Markets by train - France Package (6 Nights)
Europe, France
Price: R 13251.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-27
Depart To Date: 2021-12-25
Package Number of Nights 6
Inclusions :
Where better to soak up the Christmas spirit and enjoy that warm holiday feeling, than at a picturesque French Christmas Market The irresistible smell of gingerbread, grilled sausages, mulled wine, sugar waffles and a wide range of handmade decorations and traditional gifts from romantically illuminated wooden stalls: this and so much more awaits ... LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 2 Nights accommodation in Paris at the 3* Hotel Monterosa-Astotel or similar 2 Nights accommodatin in Colmar at the 3* Best Western Hotel Bristol or similar 2 Nights accommodation in Strasbourg at the 3* Holiday Inn Express Strasbourg Centre or similar Breakfast Daily 7 Day 2nd Class French Rail Pass HIGHLIGHTS: In Paris, Christmas markets are the opportunity to shop for Christmas. Christmas markets can be found all over the French capital, from Les Halles, Notre-Dame to Les Tuileries, as well as the impressive Christmas Village at La Defense. Visiting Colmar in winter during the Christmas markets is an absolutely magical experience! Nestling in town squares with their own special architectural features, these islands of togetherness are like the city itself: intimate and authentic. Each market is a mini-village, highlighting passionate and enthusiastic craftsmen. With its famous Christmas Tree, illuminations, pretty wooden chalets, bredele cakes and hot wine, there s always magic in the air at Strasbourg s Christmas Markets. In 2021, the Great Christmas Tree, adorned in all its finery, will be erected in Place Kleber and will once again be the key symbol of Strasbourg, Capital of Christmas this year. The whole city will be transformed into a magical and enchanted setting, to the delight of all. You ll be amazed by the warmth of the Christmas chalets dotted throughout the streets and alleyways of the illuminated city. Strasbourg, Capital of Christmas, a story that reinvents itself... and that has stood the test of time since 1570! * Enquire for optional sightseeing excursions and experiences
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, transfers, medical and travel insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned, Covid tests and any items of a personal nature.
3* French Riviera by Train - France Package (5 Nights)
3* French Riviera by Train - France Package (5 Nights)
Europe, France
Price: R 8541.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2022-01-05
Package Number of Nights 5
Inclusions :
Stretching from St Tropez to the French-Italian border, the Cote d Azur is one of the world s most luxurious and evocative seaside regions. From mountains to islands, sandy beaches to wooded capes, this region s natural landscape is as dazzling as the glitterati that frequent it. Some of the best places to visit along the French Riviera by train are: Antibes - a blend of cobbled streets and posh portside glamour, Cannes - known for being a celebrity playground, Eze - the jewel in the Riviera s crown, Menton - nestled between the med and the mountains and St Tropez - one of the most glamorous destinations in France. Use your rail pass and visit them all from your base in Nice! LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES : 5 Day 2nd Class French Rail Pass 5 Nights accommodation at the 3* Best Western Alba Hotel in Nice (or similar) Breakfast daily * Airfares available on request.
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights,airport taxes, transfers, visa, medical and travel insurance, drinks and mealls not mentioned, entrance fees, seat reservations, Covid tests and items of a personal nature.
4* One week in the Netherlands by rail - Netherlands Package (7 Nights)
4* One week in the Netherlands by rail - Netherlands Package (7 Nights)
Europe, Netherlands
Price: R 14392.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-22
Depart To Date: 2021-12-07
Package Number of Nights 7
Inclusions :
A week-long adventure in the Low Lands. Get ready to explore the land of windmills, tulips and more. Canals and world-famous art in Amsterdam, picturesque windmills in Zaanse Schans, castles in Utrecht, and authentic Dutch gezelligheid in Maastricht! LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation Amsterdam (3* Hampshire Hotel - Eden Amsterdaml or simiilar) 1 Nights accommodation Groningen (4* Hotel NH Groningen or similar) 1 Nights accommodation Utrecht (3* Hotel NH Centre Utrecht or similar) 1 Nights accommodation Rotterdam (4* Hampshire Hotel - Savoy Rotterdam or similar) 1 Nights accommodation Maastricht (4* Townhouse design Hotel & Spa or similar) Room only 8 Day 2nd Class Benelux Rail Pass SUGGESTED ITINERARY : Day 1 - Arrive Amsterdam Central Station Amsterdam is less than 20 minutes away from Schiphol Airport by train. From Amsterdam Central Station, walk straight ahead to Dam square and the Royal Palace. Circle round to find yourself on Amsterdam s 400-year old Canal Ring. It ll be hard not to fall in love with the crooked buildings. Visit the Anne Frank House on the Prinsengracht, and hop on a canal cruise to explore the city from a different view. At night, have a bite to eat on the lively Zeedijk street and venture out into Amsterdam s Red Light District. Day 2 - Amsterdam Amsterdam is easily explored by foot or by tram. If you want to blend in with the Dutchies, rent a bicycle! Start your day at the Rijksmuseum, and let its beautiful collection guide you through Dutch history. Next door is the Van Gogh Museum, housing the largest collection of Van Gogh paintings in the world. Nearby you ll find the trendy De Pijp neighbourhood. Wind up your day in the buzzing cafes and restaurants, and take a walk through the Albert Cuyp Market. If you like your beers, check out the Heineken Experience! Day 3 - Zaanse Schans From Amsterdam Central, take a train to station Koog-Zaandijk. It s only a 16-minute journey! You can t get more Dutch than the Zaanse Schans! With beautiful old windmills from the 18th and 19th century, as well as picture-perfect wooden houses, it makes for a fantastic day trip from Amsterdam. You can sample local cheese and chocolate, and see how clogs are made in various shops and museums. Treat yourself to a plate of traditional Dutch pancakes, or the sweet bread known as Duivekater. Day 4 - Groningen The train will take you from Amsterdam to Groningen in only 2 hours. You ll have to switch trains in Almere. Located in the far north of the Netherlands, Groningen is an old trade city with a large student population. Climb the Martini tower for the best views, and have a drink or two at the Grote Markt below. Spend your afternoon at the dynamic Wadden Sea, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You can walk the mud flats (wadden) during low tide, and take a boat to the Frisian Islands to spot seals and a wide variety of birds. Day 5 - Utrecht Take a direct train from Groningen to Utrecht. The journey will take you less than 2 hours. Utrecht is a lively student town, with at its centre the majestic Dom Tower. Climb to the top for a spectacular view of the Old Canal, lined with bars and restaurants right at water level. Go to Tivoli for a fun night out! The area around Utrecht is perfect for cycling. You ll find the recreational lakes Loosdrechtse plassen to the north and the woods of the Utrecht Hill Ridge to the east. Don t forget to check out the magnificent De Haar Castle! Day 6 - Rotterdam The train will get you from Utrecht to Rotterdam in only 38 minutes. Stop halfway in Gouda for some cheese! Skyscrapers welcome you as you arrive at Rotterdam s new station, giving the city a modern and un-Dutch appearance. The Market Hall and the Cube Houses are some examples of the city s remarkable architecture. Rotterdam is hip and happening these days, with many cool bars and music venues. Walk through Delfshaven to see what the city used to look like - it s one of the few areas that survived the bombings of World War II. Day 7 - Maastricht Travel by train to Maastricht in 2 hours and 16 minutes. You ll have to switch trains in Eindhoven. The city of Maastricht dates back to Roman times, and offers history around every corner. Check out the country s oldest church, the Saint Servatius, and the so-called Hell s Gate (Helpoort) in the medieval city walls. Charming Maastricht is a great place for shopping, eating and drinking. Have a beer on the Vrijthof square, stroll along the Meuse river, and visit bookstore Dominicanen, located beautifully in a 700-year old church. Day 8 - Amsterdam departure Travel back to Amsterdam in 2 hours and 30 minutes, with a change of train in Eindhoven. * Please enquire about available sightseeing excursions.
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on an average from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, medical and travel insurance, visas, drinks and meals not mentioned, entrance fees, seat reservations, Covid tests and items of a personal nature.
4* New Years Eve in Berlin - Germany Package (3 Nights)
4* New Years Eve in Berlin - Germany Package (3 Nights)
Europe, Germany
Price: R 3832.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-30
Depart To Date: 2022-01-05
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
On New Year s Eve, the city of Berlin invites guests and Berliners alike to celebrate the beginning of a new year with a huge open air party. The celebrations with live bands, DJs and a spectacular fireworks display at midnight are free of charge and attract hundreds of thousands of people every year. The New Year s Eve Party at Brandenburg Gate is usually one of Europe s biggest street parties. This year, however, the stage program can only be enjoyed from a distance. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation at 4* Park Inn by Radisson Berlin (or similar) Room Only Hop On Hop Off City Sightseeing Tour
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, medical and travel insurance, Covid tests, meals and drinks, entrance fees and any items of a personal nature.
3* New Years Eve in Amsterdam - Netherlands Package (3 Nights)
3* New Years Eve in Amsterdam - Netherlands Package (3 Nights)
Europe, Netherlands
Price: R 4467.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-30
Depart To Date: 2022-01-05
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Amsterdam is always a party city and New Year is no exception. There is a build-up to the big night with a Light Festival which sees artists create installations along the city s famous canals and bridges, from late November onwards. Fireworks on the big night have traditionally taken place along the River Amstel but have been at Kop van Java-eiland for the last few years. Dutch enjoy their street and bar food at all times of the year, and eating the traditional deep-fried dough balls, or oliebollen, at midnight is said to keep bad spirits away for the next year. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation at 3* Hamshire Hotel - Eden Amsterdam (or similar) Room Only Canal Cruise Full day bike rental There are plenty of things to do on New Year s Day in Amsterdam too, from hiring a bike and hitting one of many cycling trails, or Fietsroute. For example, Amsterdam Forest, or Amsterdamse Bos is three times bigger than New York City s Central Park and is only a 20m cycle from the city centre. There is also a New Year s Day swim at nearby Zandvoort around midday, just 45m by train from Amsterdam, where there are over 30 beach cafes to warm up at afterwards.
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, medical and travel insurance, Covid tests, meals and drinks, entrance fees and any items of a personal nature.
3* New Years Eve in Paris - France Package (3 Nights)
3* New Years Eve in Paris - France Package (3 Nights)
Europe, France
Price: R 4628.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-30
Depart To Date: 2022-01-05
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
There is no better time to watch the City of Light sparkle. New Year s Eve in Paris is all about watching fireworks and the light show at the Eiffel Tower, revelling with thousands of people on the Champs-Elysees or dancing the night away on a bateau-mouche down the Seine. There is also quite a party scene around the Sacre Coeur in Montmartre and nightclubs everywhere ring in the new year with Parisien cool. Most restaurants are open over New Year with special Reveillon du Nouvel An menus. Oysters, or huitres, are a traditional French festive food, washed down with Champagne of course. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation at 3* Hotel Monterosa - Astotel (or similar) Breakfast daily Hop On Hop Off City Sightseeing Tour
Ref:TH3006432
Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, medical and travel insurance, Covid tests, meals and drinks, entrance fees and any items of a personal nature.
3* New Years Eve in Barcelona - Spain Package (3 Nights)
3* New Years Eve in Barcelona - Spain Package (3 Nights)
Europe, Spain
Price: R 3133.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-30
Depart To Date: 2022-01-05
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Barcelona, is all about Cava, Catalan traditions and the coast at New Year, with fireworks reflecting across this magnificent city s bay to ring in Cap d Any in Catalan, or Nochevieja in Spanish. The fireworks are generally held at Placa d Espanya, with music, fireworks and artistic displays all around the Magic Fountain. It is free and gets busy, so get there early. Revellers who want to keep on dancing until dawn head to nearby Poble Espanyol or to one of many clubs around the city. Rather quirkily, grapes are also a tradition in Barcelona at New Year, with people eating 12 grapes at the countdown to midnight, bringing luck for each month of the year ahead. Another good luck tradition at New Year throughout Spain is to wear red underwear and you will find it for sale everywhere. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation at 3* Hotel Araneal (or similar) Room only Hop On Hop Off City Sightseeing Tour
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, medical and travel insurance, Covid tests, meals and drinks, entrance fees and any items of a personal nature.
3* New Years Eve in Dublin - Ireland Package (3 Nights)
3* New Years Eve in Dublin - Ireland Package (3 Nights)
Europe, Ireland
Price: R 4743.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-30
Depart To Date: 2022-01-05
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
It s out with the old and in with the new as Dublin shows you how to have a good time this New Year s Eve. The Irish capital is known for its love of partying, and it s making sure your final memories of the year are some of the best, with a hotlist of club nights, Temple Bar shenanigans, and live music happenings. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation at 3* Holiday Inn Express Dublin City Centre (or similar) Breakfast daily Hop On Hop Off City Sightseeing Tour
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, medical and travel insurance, Covid tests, meals and drinks, entrance fees and any items of a personal nature.
4* New Years Eve in London - England Package (3 Nights)
4* New Years Eve in London - England Package (3 Nights)
Europe, England
Price: R 5456.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-30
Depart To Date: 2022-01-05
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
There is a spectacular fireworks display on London s River Thames on New Year s Eve which is ticketed. There are plenty of spots to take it in for free, however, such as Hampstead Heath where crowds gather at its highest points. Brave swimmers enjoy a morning New Year s dip in the swimming ponds on the Heath too, with separate ponds for men and women, as has been the tradition for many years. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation at 4* Melia White House Hotel (or similar) Breakfast daily Hop On Hop Off City Sightseeing Tour
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Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, medical and travel insurance, Covid tests, meals and drinks, entrance fees and any items of a personal nature.
3* Royal National Hotel - London Package (3 Nights)
3* Royal National Hotel - London Package (3 Nights)
Europe, England
Price: R 3380.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-15
Depart To Date: 2022-01-02
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Ideally located between the City, the Law Courts and West End, the Royal National Hotel is also a short walk from the British Museum, Covent Garden, Oxford Street and University College London. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation in a double room at the Royal National Hotel Breakfast daily Complimentary WiFi Complimentary tea/coffee facilities GBP15 Visitor Oyster Card
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Terms & Conditions : Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. Rates quoted are valid for a stay from Friday to Monday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, Covid tests, travel or medical insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned and items of a personal nature.
4* Copthorne Tara London Kenginston - London  Package (3 Nights)
4* Copthorne Tara London Kenginston - London Package (3 Nights)
Europe, England
Price: R 3833.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-15
Depart To Date: 2022-01-02
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
The Copthorne Tara Hotel is the ideal location from which to explore the capital - just 3 minutes walking from High Street Kensington, located nearby the iconic Royal Albert Hall and the beautiful Kensington Palace Gardens. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: 3 Nights accommodation in a double room at the Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington Breakfast daily Complimentary WiFi Tea/coffee making facilities GBP15 Visitor Oyster Card
Ref:TH3011365
Terms & Conditions : Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. Rates quoted are valid for a stay from Friday to Monday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, Covid tests, travel or medical insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned and items of a personal nature.
5*  The Rubens at the Palace - London Package (3 Nights)
5* The Rubens at the Palace - London Package (3 Nights)
Europe, England
Price: R 10554.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-16
Depart To Date: 2022-01-03
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Enriching, rewarding & exceptional! Our beautifully restored historic hotel is cared for by a team who take genuine pride in delivering impeccable service and exceeding expectations at every turn. Overlooking The Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace - the entrance used by the Royal family - The Rubens showcases exceptional dining journeys, and enriching and rewarding experiences, from the very first moment guests are greeted by our red-uniformed doormen... LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: Return private airport transfers 3 Nights accommodation in a cosy double room Full English Breakfast daily GBP15 Visitor Oyster Card Complimentary WiFi Complimentary bottled mineral water Complimentary tea/coffee facilities Luxury Toiletries
Ref:TH3011367
Terms & Conditions : Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. Rates quoted are valid for a stay from Friday to Monday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, Covid tests, travel or medical insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned and items of a personal nature.
4* The Chesterfield Mayfair - London Package (3 Nights)
4* The Chesterfield Mayfair - London Package (3 Nights)
Europe, England
Price: R 12174.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-16
Depart To Date: 2022-01-03
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Quintessentially British ! Our elegant Charles Street address offers a tranquil haven from the bustle outside... a place to retreat, relax and regroup. With the smart shops of Bond Street nearby and some of London s most vibrant sights - The Royal Academy, Buckingham Palace, the Royal Parks - just a short stroll away, this truly is the beating heart of Mayfair. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: Return private airport transfers 3 Nights accommodation in a classic double room Full English Breakfast daily GBP15 Visitor Oyster Card Complimentary WiFi Complimentary bottled belu water Luxury Toiletries Complimentary tea/coffee facilities Ladies & gents slippers Turndown service each evening
Ref:TH3012159
Terms & Conditions : Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. Rates quoted are valid for a stay from Friday to Monday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, Covid tests, travel or medical insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned and items of a personal nature.
4* The Montague on the Gardens - London Package (3 Nights
4* The Montague on the Gardens - London Package (3 Nights
Europe, England
Price: R 10797.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-12-16
Depart To Date: 2022-01-03
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Perfectly located for London s biggest attractions Our charming Georgian townhouse is close to Covent Garden, the West End for London s greatest theatres and the world s best shopping on Regents Street and Bond Street, with the tube just moments away and easy transport links at St Pancras International and King s Cross Railway Station. Just steps from the British Museum, we are famous for al fresco dining and wonderfully fun pop-ups. Our chic Leopard Bar offers live jazz, whilst the conservatory is the perfect place to enjoy a traditional Afternoon Tea overlooking peaceful gardens. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES: Return private airport transfers 3 Nights accommodation in a cosy double room Full English Breakfast daily GBP15 Visitor Oyster Card Complimentary WiFi Complimentary bottled mineral water Complimentary tea/coffee facilities Luxury Toiletries
Ref:TH3012197
Terms & Conditions : Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. Rates quoted are valid for a stay from Friday to Monday. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, Covid tests, travel or medical insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned and items of a personal nature.
3* Manchester United v Chelsea - English Football Package (3 Nights)
3* Manchester United v Chelsea - English Football Package (3 Nights)
Europe, England
Price: R 17358.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2022-05-14
Depart To Date: 2022-05-20
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
What a game this will be - space is limited so book soon ! Ideally situated close to Old Trafford and just a short walk to main attractions and transport. Ideally positioned next to the free 7 day city centre shuttle bus service. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCLUDES : Return Manchester airport transfers 3 Nights accommodation in a standard double room at the Premier Inn Manchester Deansgate Locks Breakfast daily 500 Club Executive seats - Block NE3426 North East Quadrant luxury padding seating - all together Access to the suite 3 hours prior to kick off and 1 hour post-match One meal from the hot food station Half-time tea and coffee Matchday program
Ref:TH3013063
Terms & Conditions : Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, visas, travel and medical insurance, meals and drinks not mentioned, Covid Tests, transfers to the stadium and items of a personal nature.
3* Mercure Edinburgh City Prices Street - Scotland Package (3 Nights)
3* Mercure Edinburgh City Prices Street - Scotland Package (3 Nights)
Europe, Scotland
Price: R 4544.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2022-04-03
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
Enjoy panoramic views of Edinburgh Castle, Old Town and Princes Street Gardens from the comfortable, stylish and newly refurbished surroundings of the most centrally located Edinburgh hotel. Are you ready to explore the magnificent Scottish capital See as much as possible and hop on to our guided bus tour. Start your journey on St Andrew Square and prepare yourself for an adventurous journey all around the heart of Edinburgh. We ll take you to many great locations, all of which give Edinburgh it s character and heritage. LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCUDES: 3 Nights accommodation in a standard double room at the Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Scottish Breakfast daily Tea/coffee making facilities Free WiFi Hop On Hop Off Tour of Edinburgh
Ref:TH3013190
Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, travel and medical insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned, Covid Tests and any items of a personal nature.
4*Plus Hard Days Night Hotel, Liverpool - England Package (3 Nights)
4*Plus Hard Days Night Hotel, Liverpool - England Package (3 Nights)
Europe, England
Price: R 4544.00 (taxes included)
Depart From Date: 2021-11-01
Depart To Date: 2022-04-03
Package Number of Nights 3
Inclusions :
A Fab Four star Liverpool hotel. Hard Days Night Hotel is the world s only Beatles inspired hotel, combining the highest quality facilities in a truly unique environment. Located at the heart of Liverpool s Beatles Quarter offering luxurious accommodation and exclusive event space with a twist. Housed in the magnificent Grade II listed Central Buildings, dating back to 1884, the beautifully restored hotel is steeped in history. All 110 rooms are individually designed around the contours of the original building and elegantly furnished with specially commissioned Beatles-inspired artwork adorning the walls. Sitting adjacent to the world famous Cavern Club where the Beatles rose to fame, and an array of the city s famous Beatles landmarks, the hotel not only offers the perfect getaway for visitors, but is much loved by art lovers, music lovers, and food lovers alike. There are places to remember, then there is the Hard Days Night Hotel. Delve into Strawberry Field and John Lennon s history in an experience where nothing is real . LAND ONLY PACKAGE INCUDES: 3 Nights accommodation in a deluxe double room at the Hard Days Night hotel English Breakfast daily Tea/coffee making facilities Complimentary Mineral Water Free WiFi Entrance to Strawberry Field
Ref:TH3013301
Terms & Conditions : Valid for fully vaccinated travellers from South Africa. Prices are based on a from price, per person sharing, subject to availability and currency fluctuation for international holidays. The exact amount will be confirmed at the time of booking. High season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Group rates available on request. For Standard Terms and Conditions please refer to www.thompsons.co.za. E&OE Exclusions Flights, airport taxes, transfers, travel and medical insurance, drinks and meals not mentioned, Covid Tests and any items of a personal nature.
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