About Us

Who We Are & Where We Started

Travel Department is a leading provider of guided group holidays. After exploring and adventuring in 100s of destinations since 1996, we have seen most of the wonderful places that the world has to offer, and our mission is always to share the very best with you. So, we have been providing expertly planned itineraries to the world’s most incredible destinations and creating wonderful memories for you that last a lifetime. Our team of experts create the tours from scratch and include excursions to the very best sights in each location all in the company of a local expert guide. Our tours typically include flights, transfers, accommodation, excursions and a local expert guide throughout each tour. Plus, as a group holiday provider, you’ll holiday with likeminded people and share experiences.

Why Choose Travel Department?

Our size, range and expertise. We can offer a holiday to suit you, your dates, your destinations, and any kind of experience you’re looking for!

It’s Easy: We plan everything for you and make it easy for you to enjoy holidays – completely. We’ll do the thinking, the planning, the checking but we’ll leave the packing to you.

We’re Experts: You’ll discover so much more with the knowledge, insights and hidden gems from our local expert guides.

We’re Friends: You’ll travel with a like-minded group of people, sharing the wonderful experiences together but you can also enjoy free time for yourself to explore more at your leisure.

More Choice: Over 140 destinations to explore all over the world. 

We Know Travel: Over 25 years’ experience designing holidays to suit every taste imaginable…

What to expect

At Travel Department we’re holiday specialists, we’re very experienced, we’re extremely passionate about what we do. We have an unsurpassed reputation for excellent customer service, quality holidays and value. Our team are from numerous different countries, and speak many languages, creating a multinational, multicultural and fun working environment. When we’re not creating fantastic getaways for other people, we’re on a plane, train, boat or on foot exploring the world. Among the team we've travelled to almost every corner of the globe and we use our knowledge and experience to create fantastic experiences for our customers.

Our Guides

Our local Travel Department guides have been carefully chosen for their passion and expert knowledge to ensure you experience the best of your chosen destination.

Our Team

At Travel Department we’re holiday experts, we’re very experienced and we’re extremely passionate about what we do.

Our Careers

Join a creative and passionate team who create experiences of a lifetime for all our customers. 

Our Licences

Rest assured when booking a holiday with Travel Department, it is fully licenced and bonded. Customers are fully protected under ATOL in the UK & CAR in Ireland.

Sustainable Travel

Here in Travel Department, we have a passion for travel. We want to share that with everyone, while also ensuring that the beautiful places and people in the world are still there for future generations to enjoy. We believe in Responsible Travel and have gained our Sustainable Travel Certification based on our efforts so far. This is an ongoing journey and we will continue to strive for better while protecting the wonders of the world.

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  • British Travel Awards Nominee
  • British Travel Awards Winner