With more than 200 million roses being produced this year for Valentine’s Day alone, it’s time to forget the flowers and take the road less travelled together. Trafalgar is spreading the love by offering savings of up to R16 720 per couple on selected guided holidays to Paris, Italy, Vienna, India and Hawaii purchased between 10-14 February, for travel throughout 2017. Make time out your top priority: give the gift of travel on 14 February and look forward to an amorous adventure with that special someone. For further details on available dates and departures visit www.trafalgar.com/valentines-day-sale
Time for love in the city of love
Enjoy magical moments and make new memories in the city of l’amour with a week-long discovery of the French capital on Paris Explorer. Live and love like the locals as you uncover the hidden squares and secret passages of Paris’ most historical neighbourhoods, visit the Royal Estate of Versailles and ascend the Eiffel Tower. Fall in love again at the Louvre, stroll along the Seine and share sweet treats with your sweetheart as you learn the secret to making the perfect choux pastry, from one of France’s finest chefs.
Live la dolce vita in bella Italia
Reconnect with your Romeo or Juliet and enjoy a renaissance of romance as you venture through Rome, Florence and Venice. Celebrate eternal love in the eternal city, discover why food is the way to your partner’s heart as you enjoy a Be My Guest dinner in villa in Tuscany and admire the amour of the architecture in Bologna with a view of the Kissing Towers (leaning in so significantly, they look poised to embrace). End your Great Italian Cities experience with a Venetian gondola ride for two and a bacio over a bellini.
Be whisked away to the wonders of Eastern Europe
Treat your beloved to 10 days of time out in Prague, Vienna and Budapest Revel in the romance of Prague’s Old Town and wander the riverbanks near the Charles Bridge, feel like a Prince or Princess as you follow in the footsteps of the Habsburgs and create musical memories at a Viennese concert and appreciate the wonders of the waltz. End your romantic break with a dinner at a family-run restaurant and winery and a thermal experience for two in the famous baths of Budapest.
Immerse yourselves in incredible India
Discover your inner Maharaja and Maharani as you embark on a journey of contrasts through Leisurely Rajasthan with Mumbai. From the bustling backstreets and bazaars of Delhi, to a local tour by one of the many street children being cared for by the Salaam Baalak Trust, to the grandeur of Jama Masjid, this intimate trip will leave a lasting legacy. Soak in the sunrise over the ultimate symbol of eternal love, the majestic Taj Mahal, before admiring the aesthetics of the “pink city” of Jaipur and spectacular surrounds of the capital of Rajasthan, including a dinner with a local family, in their home. Enjoy Authentic Accommodation at Rawla Narlai heritage resort, take a jeep safari so see wildlife in their natural environment and conclude with an in-depth exploration of Udaipur and the Bollywood capital that is Mumbai.
Say aloha to Hawaii
From the soft sands of the beautiful beaches to tropical forests, volcanoes and idyllic islands, Hawaii definitely delivers when it comes to couples’ retreats and rest and relaxation. Say aloha to Oahu, Hawaii (Big Island) and Maui as you explore the rich history by day and sundowners by night and enjoy a feast for the tastebuds with a Be My Guest lunch at a sustainable farm and trip to a Kona coffee plantation on the Hawaiian Explorer. Or take even more time out together with your significant other on the 13 day Hawaii Four Island Adventure and uncover the inside track on Oahu, Hawaii (Big Island), Maui and Kauai with visits to volcanoes, canyons, local lookouts and the opportunity to live like a local by experiencing a lively Luau.
With savings of up to R16 720 per couple, valid for select trips from May – October 2017, there’s never been a better time to take time for the two of you. Call Trafalgar on (011) 280 8450 or visit www.trafalgar.com for more information on these lovely Valentine’s specials.