Over 60s are in a lucky position these days, when it comes to holidays. There is a huge choice of where to go and what to do. No longer are the over 60s on holiday expected to be partaking of quiet, unobtrusive pursuits in quiet, unheard of places. Though, of course, should that be your preference, all well and good!
Nowadays the options of coach tours, perhaps with Grand UK Holidays or Alfa Travel, are available in both the UK and Europe leaving from Great Britain. And for those who wish to travel further afield, escorted tours for those over 60 are very popular too. This makes for a very comfortable trip as any potential hassle is handled by the tour manager and logistics are facilitated by him/her too, plus there’re knowledgeable local guides too. Take a look at Jules Verne or Cosmos for ideas.
Many holidaymakers over 60 love cruising, some around the Mediterranean and some around the world, with a variety of trips in between. Ships range from small, such as Noble Caledonia, through traditional medium like Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines or Cruise & Maritime Voyages, to really rather large, with all the trimmings, Celebrity and Holland America Line fit the bill here.
Of course, walking and cycling may be your ‘bag’ so Ramblers Walking Holidays or Cycling for Softies might be full of interesting holiday suggestions. Choose from the independent option or join a small group and travel together. Warner Leisure Hotels offer superb breaks for those looking for an over 60s holidays, stay in one of thirteen country hotels or coastal villages, all just for grown-ups.
A family trip with your children or grandchildren can be an exceptionally good way for an over 60s holiday to be shared and enjoyed. Beautiful log cabins in the woods with Forest Holidays, or a trip on a narrowboat from ABC Boat Hire can be a gentle adventure which will surely create fun times and bring the family together.
Solos holidays for over 60s come in all shapes and sizes! You could be off playing golf or tennis, travelling on a Saga cruise or joining a group to enjoy Majorca. Solos Holidays cater to all tastes and destinations, there is simply no need to stay at home alone!