• 8 October 2019

As we’re gearing up for another crazy shopping period, we’re taking some time to share the previous years’ Black Friday specials that were extremely popular. 

Rather than inciting retrospective FOMO, we hope that these will help you do some early Black Friday planning. That way, you’re prepared when you eventually start shopping for deals. 

Best-selling travel deals 2018

We dug into our Black Friday records to see which of our tour promotions were favourites. These are the tours that had the best discounts, and that sold out the fastest. See what our past travellers got to enjoy after shopping for our Black Friday deals.

Egyptian Nile Adventure – Black Friday special 

During last year’s Black Friday promotion, we sold more than 500 seats in the week that we ran the Black Friday Egypt special. And almost half of those were sold within the first few days. 

The booking needed a minimum number of two travellers to qualify for the discount – which met you had to find a travel buddy for this adventure!

Highlights of Turkey – Black Friday promotion

We sold nearly 100 seats in the sales week last year! Turkey is a great destination in terms of sights, history, culture, food and so much more!

Black Friday sales and promos to look forward to in 2019

Hoping to be in our Black Friday success statistics for 2019? Here are the tours you should be looking out for:

Egypt – Nile Adventure

Our Nile Adventure tour offers the chance to explore Cairo, see all the majestic pyramids, view the Great Sphinx and cruise on the Nile. There are also trips to the ancient city of Thebes with ventures to the Valley of the Kings included. 

We can’t think of a better way to spend our Black Friday budget, can you?

Highlights of Turkey

This 10-day group tour showcases the vibrancy of Turkey. From the bustling city of Istanbul to the WWI Battlefields of Gallipoli, this is, quite literally, a trip that touches on all the highlights of Turkey. Explore Troy, and see the home of the Trojan War and Trojan Horse. There’s also the opportunity to visit the beautiful library and temples of Pergamum.

With so many ancient buildings and natural wonders, combined with a promotional price, this tour is exactly what you should set your sights on. 

South Africa Escape

Escape to the south and see why South Africa offers some of the best family holiday vacations around. Travel from the bright and welcoming Cape Town to the glorious Garden Route. See the Cango Caves and many more Oudtshoorn gems. And then delight in everything that the Kruger National Park has to offer. 

If you’ve never been to South Africa, or you’re itching to return, there’s no better time than now. 

South African Taster

An 8-day trip through the most magnificent parts of South Africa. See the famed Table Mountain in Cape Town, enjoy the multifaceted city and escape to the city’s relaxing beaches. Then head up to the Winelands to enjoy tantalizing food and wines. Not forgetting a visit to a game reserve, to see stunning South African wildlife up close. 

Enjoy the best of both worlds with South African outdoor adventures and city explorations. 

Highlights of Vietnam

Encounter the charm of Vietnam’s temples and pagodas on a perfectly timed 11-day coach tour. Spend time browsing the markets, admiring the surrounding natural beauty, and immersing yourself into Asian culture. 

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to expand your horizons. Use our Black Friday specials to tick off Vietnam on your list of visited destinations. 

Taste of Cambodia Tour

Experience Cambodia’s rich culture and learn more about its turbulent history on a 5-day trip to remember. See the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, the Royal Palace, and the iconic Angkor Wat. Visit the floating markets, peruse street markets, and enjoy meeting the friendly locals. 

If Cambodia is on your bucket list, take advantage of the fantastic tour prices during Black Friday and we promise you won’t regret it. 

Great Britain & Europe Delights 

Providing two full weeks to enjoy the delights of Great Britain and Europe, this tour will have you exploring big cities and adventuring through the Scottish Highlands. All before making your way to enjoy Paris, the Swiss Alps, and Bruges. 

Pack your bags and head on the most fascinating tour of the northern hemisphere. 

Europe, UK & Ireland Explorer 

This tour offers a full month of exploring the UK, Ireland and the best parts of Europe. You’ll wander through destinations like Siena and the Black Forest and enjoy fascinating experiences in Dublin and Galway. 

Tick off some major wishlist travel spots with this lengthy trip. 

Wonders of Europe & Great Britain

See the Angel of the North, Loch Ness, and Stonehenge. But only after delighting in the sights of Amsterdam and Vienna. This 21-day coach tour offers the perfect combination of big-ticket tourist attractions as well as hidden gems. 

This tour is bound to be everything you imagine – and more. 

Egypt & Jordan – by Felucca Boat Cruise 

Spend 5 days viewing pyramids, admiring the Egyptian culture, and cruising down the Nile on a Felucca boat. Then enjoy almost unreal sights in Jordan. This journey is unlike any other and offers special memories to last a lifetime. 

You haven’t seen the world until you’ve visited this special part of the Middle East. 

Egypt & Jordan – by Nile Cruise Ship

This 15-day group tour is designed to show off the stunning beauty of both Egypt and Jordan. It includes visits to the Pyramids of Giza, The Roman Temple of Hercules, and even a 5-star cruise down the Nile. 

How can you not have such a magnificent tour on your Black Friday wishlist?

Ukraine, Moldova & Romania

Eastern Europe awaits to amaze and captivate you on this 13-day voyage. Visit Kiev, Odesa, and Brasov, with medieval towns and castles greeting you as you go. 

This trip is perfect for those interested in old-time architecture and natural beauty. 

Helsinki to Warsaw

Travel to the more off-the-beaten-track destinations. Stunning landscapes, fascinating landmarks, and important pieces of history are to be found during this 10-day exploration. 

Undoubtedly one of the most charming trips you could take this year, be sure to check out the Black Friday deal. 


Were you one of the lucky travellers who managed to book lower priced tours? If you were then we’d love for you to be one of our Black Friday success stories! Please contact us and we’ll get back to you to find out more!

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