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Newmarket Holidays | Going Further With Confidence

Renowned for providing high quality trips within the UK and Europe, Newmarket Holidays is also a key player in holidaying further afield. Offering a wealth of experiences rich in cultural diversity and excitement, Newmarket Holidays Faraway Places breaks fulfill customers’ most prominent wish list destinations.

Making the decision to travel further than ever before can be daunting, but Newmarket Holidays is fully equipped to make the process far easier. Using its 30 years of travel industry experience, Newmarket Holidays is perfectly placed to help customers wishing to experience exotic locations such as Asia, New Zealand and South America.

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Booking a Faraway Places holiday with Newmarket Holidays offers customers complete peace of mind and confidence that they will have the experience of a lifetime. As a market leader in travel solutions provision, Newmarket Holidays include the following as standard with all trips:

  • Detailed and intricately planned itineraries allowing Newmarket Holidays customers to see as much of every country as possible and to become truly immersed in the heritage and culture. Excursions are included in many planned getaways, promoting the best use of precious holiday time.
  • All departures occur from the UK and in many cases, local airports can be selected in order to reduce unnecessary inconvenience.
  • Good quality accommodation, ensuring comfort and relaxation.
  • Opportunities to partake in optional, extra excursions. These do carry a surcharge, but in accordance with Newmarket Holidays’ commitment to provide affordable holidays, these extra trips are priced reasonably.
  • Experienced Tour Managers, expertly trained to provide useful information and heighten the experience of exploring a new country. All Newmarket Holidays Tour Managers are friendly and approachable, making sure that nobody feels marginalised or uneducated for asking questions. In fact, it is encouraged.
  • Comprehensive financial security through current and valid subscriptions to ABTA and ATOL, the leading travel industry regulators.

Having earned a reputation for providing holidays of a demonstrably high standard, without compromising cost-effectiveness, Newmarket Holidays has sought to build on their name by branching out into more exotic locations. Millions of customers have already chosen Newmarket Holidays as their provider, with many more soon to follow.

Newmarket Holidays / Scenic UK Coach and Rail Tours

Newmarket Holidays has spent thirty years building up one of the largest portfolios of escorted tours for UK travellers both throughout the British Isles and overseas. By establishing long-lasting relationships with hoteliers, restaurateurs, airlines, railways and coach companies, Newmarket Holidays is able to offer their customers some of the best value for money holidays on the market. Each Newmarket Holidays trip successfully combines great experiences with affordable prices, whether customers are seeking a short break not too far from home or a trip abroad. Within the UK, Newmarket Holidays specialises in coach and rail trips through some of the most scenic areas of the British countryside.

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The Rails, Peaks and Fells tour from Newmarket Holidays takes in the historic Settle to Carlisle railway and the Severn Valley railway, some of the only steam railways left in the whole of the UK. This three-day trip also includes a tour of the picturesque Lake District and two night’s half-board accommodation, and is fully guided by an experienced Newmarket Holidays representative.

For those who wish to explore the rugged, dramatic coastlines of the Eastern shores and perhaps soak up a bit of history alongside visiting picturesque countryside, the Whitby, Beamish and Yorkshire Dales Newmarket Holidays four-day trip is ideal. Travellers are invited to spend a day investigating the ancient coastal resort of Whitby, famous for being where the ship carry Bram Stoker’s Dracula ran aground and the place where Captain Cook began his maritime career, after a trip on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, one of the oldest and best preserved lines in the country. Next on the Newmarket holidays’ itinerary is a trip back in time at the outdoor Beamish Museum, where visitors are able to partake in a stunning recreation of Northern life in the nineteenth and early twentieth century, followed, on the final day, by a sojourn in the historic market town of Richmond, where bustling modern life continues along the traditional cobbled streets and amid the Georgian architecture.

Outside of England, Newmarket Holidays offers a wide variety of rail and coach trips throughout Scotland, Wales and Ireland, each exploring some of the most breathtaking scenery the UK has to offer. Each of these Newmarket Holidays trips is fully escorted, and includes free time to wander at will throughout the picturesque villages, market towns and other attractions along the way.

An introduction to Newmarket Holidays | Newmarket Holidays

Newmarket Holidays was established back in the early eighties, and forms a part of the Newmarket Group. It is one of the top tour operators in the country, taking care of travel arrangements for thousands of customers every year. Newmarket Holidays covers a wide variety of destinations, both national and overseas. Because Newmarket HolidaysNewmarket Holidays customer base is in the UK, all of their departures originate from here. Over the course of the last thirty years, Newmarket Holidays has developed an impressive reputation for its excellent customer service, and its provision of affordable holidays that offer great value for money.

The Newmarket Holidays Group is made of two companies, both of which are ABTA bonded. Newmarket Air Holidays takes care of all air-inclusive travel arrangements and has an ATOL license 2325, while Newmarket Promotions handles all ‘make your own way’, rail and coach-inclusive tours and breaks. Newmarket Holidays is based in the country of Surrey and employs several hundred people.

Newmarket Holidays is now the leading ‘Reader Holidays’ supplier in the UK newspaper industry, and is a major provider of group holidays for many societies and associations. Its consistently high standard of service has garnered many travel industry accolades and awards over the decades; Newmarket Holidays was a winner of a ‘Best Tour Operator’ (to Italy, and of coach holidays) award two years in a row at the British Travel Awards, and has been nominated for five titles in 2013.

While many award events in this industry only allow travel industry experts to vote, this particular event enables both experts and consumers to cast their votes. Voting for this year’s awards is still open, and you can cast your vote for Newmarket Holidays by going to the British Travel Awards site, registering your details and selecting your chosen company on the voting form.

The process will take a few minutes at most, and is a great opportunity not only to support Newmarket Holidays, but also to help other travel enthusiasts to discover the best travel companies. All voters are to be entered into a prize draw, which will mean they’ll be in with a chance to win some fantastic, travel-related prizes. In addition to winning a number of titles in the British Travel Awards, Newmarket Holidays has had the honour of partnering with the Royal British Legion for the escorted tours programme known as Remembrance Travel.

Booking an Affordable Getaway with Newmarket Holidays

Newmarket HolidaysThere are many important factors to consider when booking a holiday. The quality and the reputation of the tour operator are important, but price can also influence the type of holiday chosen. Newmarket Holidays prides itself on not only offering a quality service, but affordability for its customers.

Newmarket Holidays’ reputation within the industry is highlighted by the awards it has received during its 30 years in business. In 2011 and 2012, the British Travel Awards judged Newmarket Holidays as the ‘Best Tour Operator’ first for coach holidays, and in 2012 for holidays to Italy. It is also proud to partner with the Royal British Legion in their Remembrance Travel programme of escorted tours.

Newmarket Holidays employs nearly 200 members of staff in its Surrey offices, all of which are dedicated to providing customers with a smooth holiday experience from start to finish. Customers can choose from a range of holidays and a variety of destinations depending on their budget. The Newmarket Holidays Customer Services Team can advise on the best holiday options for the customer’s requirements.

Newmarket Holidays also offers discounts for customers travelling as a group. Parties of more than 10 and groups who make repeat bookings are all eligible for a discount. The Group Travel Service specialises in catering for those wishing to travel as a group, whether it be colleagues, club members, friends or a school group. Newmarket Holidays can even tailor the itinerary to suit the needs of the party.

The Study Experiences division focuses on educational trips for schools and colleges. Prices start from £39 per student, with discounts for repeat bookings, meaning that booking a trip with Newmarket Holiday can be an affordable option for schools.

Newmarket Holidays has an extensive portfolio of destinations to choose from. All air holidays are ATOL protected, and accommodation and transport is arranged by the Newmarket Holidays team. Customers can choose from a UK destination such as Belfast, Orkney and the Scottish Highlands or opt for warmer European climes such as Italy, Portgual or France. Customers wishing to go further afield can book a unique tour around India, China, Thailand or the USA with Newmarket Holidays.

Newmarket Holidays’ combines value for money with a wide range of holiday options to find the right holiday for its customers.