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As one of Europe’s leading escorted tour operators, with over 23 years’ experience crafting beautifully curated, inspirational itineraries to worldwide destinations, and a trusted partner of DC Thomson Travel, Travel Department are proud to offer their readers of The Press & JournalThe Courier, The Evening Express, My Weekly Travel and The Sunday Post an exclusive offer for their holidays.


Book online or by phone on  0131 516 7439 between 6th September and 12th October 2019 to avail of this special offer. 

SAVE £50pp on any holiday of 7 nights or more 


Use promo code: VP-DCT50

European Destinations

SAVE £25pp on any holiday of 6 nights or less


Use promo code: VP-DCT25


Discover a fantastic range of fully guided group holidays to some of the most spectacular destinations worldwide. We are experienced and passionate about what we do, recruiting the very best guides and holiday planners, who work meticulously to perfect every detail and we constantly check the quality of everything we offer from hotels, airports and cruise ports to excursion destinations.

Departing from the UK, we offer the ease of a wide range of regional flights. In Scotland these depart from Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Glasgow. In Northern Ireland we fly from Belfast and for passengers from south west England we offer the convenience of flights from Bristol. In 2020 we are significantly expanding the range of flights from London using Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted.

 Flights, accommodation, transfers, excursions and expert local guides, all for one great price.


Our opening hours via phone

For all enquries or to book your holiday call 0131 516 7439 

Monday 09.00 to 19.00
Tuesday 09.00 to 19.00
Wednesday 09.00 to 19.00
Thursday 09.00 to 21.00
Friday 09.00 to 20.00
Saturday 09.00 to 19.00
Sunday 11:00 to 19:00

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*Offer Terms and Conditions:

Offer valid for new bookings made between 6th September and 12th October 2019. Offer is £50pp off any holiday of 7 nights or more using code VP-DCT50 and £25pp off any holiday of 6 nights or less using code VP-DCT25.

Offer cannot not be used in conjunction with any other offer, has no cash value and is non-transferable. Booking terms and conditions apply.

Peace of mind with Travel Department

Why us?

  • We’ve done the research for you, creating perfectly planned itineraries
  • Outstanding value for money – Flights, transfers, accommodation and excursions included in nearly all our tours
  • We are experienced and dedicated to your experience
  • No holiday surcharges –

Our guides

  • Friendly and welcoming everywhere you go
  • Local experts, passionate about their area
  • Take pride in making your holiday memorable
  • Innovative itineraries with amazing excursions



Our promise

  • To remember your holiday is a very precious time
  • To go the extra mile for you, our customers
  • To describe our holidays in an honest manner
  • To use your feedback to continually improve our service

Fully protected

  • 24/7 emergency contact number while abroad.
  • We are a privately owned company and have been in business for over 20 years.
  • Travel Department holidays are fully licenced by the Civil Aviation Authority and are ATOL Protected.




Our Customers are fully protected by the Civil Aviation Authority 
Air Travel Organiser’s Licence No. ATOL 9373