Specialist Holidays from Travel Department

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Miradouro Ginjas - Picture Courtesy of Travel Department
Irish-based escorted tour operator Travel Department have excellent specialist holidays available departing in August and September to a wide range of European destinations



Travel Department Garden Holidays

If you have enjoyed basking in the sunshine in your garden over the past few weeks why not extend your summer with a well-earned holiday? Travel Department have some fantastic garden holidays planned for the end of August and September. So why not visit the

Gardens of the Loire Valley on the 28th of August guided by joint Bay Garden Owner Iain MacDonald

Gardens of Paris with RTE’s Dermot O Neill, departs Dublin on the 1st of September

Gardens of Yorkshire with Iain MacDonald’s wife Frances on the 5th of September or if you think the great weather is here to stay? Take a trip to the sunny south east and the fabulous

Gardens of Loire Valley with  Iain MacDonald
Gardens of Paris with Dermot O Neill
Gardens of Yorkshire with Frances MacDonald
Gardens of Wexford and Carlow with Frances MacDonald

Travel Department Walking Holidays

Limited places are still available on Travel Departments’ wide choice of walking holidays; these holidays are perfect for leisure or experienced walkers. Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the country side combined with the cultural sights and sounds of some of Europe’s most beautiful destinations. All Travel Department walking holidays include flights, transfers, fully guided walking tours and half board hotel accommodation. Book a walking holiday departing in September and October; choose from the following destinations,

Tuscany, departing the 3rd of September, 4* Hotel from €999
Footsteps of the Camino, departing the 19th of September, 3* and 4* Hotels from €889
Madeira, departing the 8th of September, 4* Hotel from €949
Andorra & The Pyrenees, departing the 25th of September from €849


Travel Department Wine Holidays

Discover the wines of France's Rhone wine region with wine tastings at Domaine Brusset in Cairanne, Domaine Michel Coullomb in Montfrin and Domaine Alaine Jaume in Chateauneuf. All Travel Department wine holidays are escorted by a representative from Mitchell & Sons Wine Merchants.
Click on the link below for more information,
Cannes and the Rhone Valley Wine Holiday


Travel Department Opera Holidays

Lake Garda is without doubt our most popular holiday destination, and with good reason! Our award winning guides will ensure you will see the very best of the stunning Lake Garda region, a full day excursion to Venice, ‘the city of love’, a full day excursion to historic Verona and a trip to see Verdi’s Rigoletto. Click on the link below for more details.
Lake Garda, Venice & Verona Opera 4 Star – Including Verdi’s Rigoletto

All Travel Department Holidays include flights, excursions, entry tickets and half board hotel accommodation. View the full range of Travel Department Holidays on www.traveldepartment.ie or call 01 637 1600


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