Earlybird 2020 - Back-Roads
Early Booking - book by 30 Nov 19 and save $269 per person*
INCLUSIONS:
  • Boutique accommodation
  • Experienced Back-Roads driver & tour leader
  • Premium mini-coach transportation
  • Maximum of 18 people on each tour
Sales From: 8 Oct 2019 To 30 Nov 2019
Travel From: 15 Mar 2020 To 18 Dec 2020

Blackouts: 15 Mar - 5 Apr 20, 15 Apr - 26 Apr 20, 26 Jun - 4 Jul 20, 2 Aug - 3 Aug 20, 28 Oct - 1 Nov 20 & 13 Nov - 9 Dec 20

9 Day Guided Holidays
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Explore Sicily's centuries old monasteries, Ancient Greek temples, lively markets and MT Etna.

Includes:
8 nights in boutique accommodation Breakfast daily, 5 lunches, 3 dinners Walking tour of Palermo Chocolate tasting session amidst the magnificent Baroque architecture of Modica Visit an organic farm and taste award winning olive oil
Bonus:
SAVE $269 per person
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 18 May, 10 Jul, 15 Sep, 19 Oct, 10 Dec 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Palermo - Monreale - Selinunte Day 2: Selinunte - Mazara del Vallo - Sciacca - Favara Day 3: Favara - Agrigento - Piazza Armerina - Ragusa Day 4: Ragusa - Modica - Ragusa Day 5: Ragusa - Noto - Syracuse Day 6: Syracuse Day 7: Syracuse - Mount Etna - Carruba Day 8: Carruba - Taormina - Carruba Day 9: Carruba - Catania Discount is already included in the price.
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Towering mountains and enchanting lochs. Dramatic castles and quaint villages. Infamous battles and gripping legends. This Scottish Journey takes us from coastal cities to Hebridean islands, seeking out one-of-a-kind landscapes, mesmerising history and undeniable charm.

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8 nights in boutique accommodation Scottish breakfasts daily, 2 lunches, 4 dinners Beef tasting lunch at the Aberdeenshire Highland Beef farm Whisky tasting session Entrances included: Crathes Castle, the Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre and Duart Castle
Bonus:
SAVE $269 per person
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 6 Apr, 21 May, 5, 24 Jul, 25 Aug, 2 Sep 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Edinburgh - St Andrews - Ballater Day 2: Ballater - Crathes Castle - Ballater Day 3: Ballater - Cairngorms National Park - Culloden - Inverness Day 4: Inverness Day 5: Inverness - Plockton - Isle of Skye Day 6: Isle of Skye Day 7: Isle of Skye - Isle of Mull Day 8: Isle of Mull - Isle of Iona - Isle of Mull Day 9: Isle of Mull - Stirling - Edinburgh Discount is already included in the price.
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Glamour, picturesque villages and stunning mountain scenery. This tour through the French Riviera and Provence is sure to impress with its diversity and dramatic beauty. Along the way, you'll experience the luxury of the French Riviera, marvel at the architecture of Avignon and venture into the mighty Gorges du Verdon area.

Includes:
8 nights in boutique accommodation European breakfast daily, 1 picnic lunch, 4 dinners Entrances included: Chapelle du Rosaire de Vence, the Fragonard Museum, the Santons Museum, Saint Paul de Mausole Monastery, the Palace of the Popes, the Pont du Gard, Senanque Abbey, the L'Occitane-en-Provence factory
Bonus:
SAVE $269 per person
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 27 Apr, 11 May, 8 Jun, 21 Sep 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Nice - Antibes - Provence Day 2: Provence - Grasse - Aix-en-Provence Day 3: Aix-en-Provence - Arles Day 4: Arles Day 5: Arles - Les Baux-de-Provence - Saint-Remy-de-Provence Day 6: Saint-Remy-de-Provence - Pont du Gard - Avignon - Saint-Remy-de-Provence Day 7: Saint-Remy-de-Provence - Tourtour Day 8: Tourtour - Gorges du Verdon - Tourtour Day 9: Tourtour - Castellane - Nice Discount is already included in the price.
10 Day Guided Holiday
10 Day Highlights of Britain

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Travel deep into Britain's history and culture. Discover Britain's literary greats at the Bronte Parsonage, Beatrix Potter's Hill Top Farm and William Wordsworth's home. Indulge in tasty desserts at the world famous Pudding Club and try a traditional Scottish dinner of haggis. Wander through the medieval market town of Stratford-upon-Avon and take a cruise on Lake Windermere. Explore the scenic back roads of some of Britain's most spectacular regions, including the Cotswolds, Snowdonia National Park, the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District.

Includes:
9 nights in boutique accommodation English breakfast daily , 5 dinners Bagpipe demonstration during farewell dinner Entrances included: Worcester Cathedral, The Beatles Story museum, Castle Howard, Beatrix Potter's Hill Top Farm, Hawkshead Grammar School, Dove Cottage, Birdoswald Roman Fort, Abbotsford House, Rosslyn Chapel
Bonus:
SAVE $269 per person
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 3, 17, 28 May, 15 Jul, 13, 30 Aug, 8, 15 Sep 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: London - Oxford - Cotswolds Day 2: Cotswolds - Stratford-upon-Avon - Cotswolds Day 3: Cotswolds - Worcester - Denbighshire Day 4: Denbighshire - Snowdonia National Park - Denbighshire Day 5: Denbighshire - Liverpool - York Day 6: York Day 7: York - Castle Howard - Lake District Day 8: Lake District Day 9: Lake District - Scottish Borders Day 10: Scottish Borders - Abbotsford House - Rosslyn Chapel - Edinburgh Discount is already included in the price.
11 Day Guided Holidays
11 Day Iberian Inspiration

Description:

Take a rural road trip in search of hidden Iberia. See Spain and Portugal treasures from past and present including Arabic palaces, Roman Temples and Catholic Cathedrals. Experience the historic charm of Cordoba and Ronda, visit Sierra de Aracena and see a traditional Flamenco show in Seville.

Includes:
10 nights in boutique accommodation European breakfast daily, 2 tapas lunches, 3 dinners Entrances included: Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, the Synagogue of Santa Maria la Blanca, the Mezquita, the Alhambra Palace
Bonus:
SAVE $269 per person
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 2, 21 May, 6 Jul, 10, 22 Sep, 2 Nov 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Madrid - Toledo Day 2: Toledo - Valdepenas - Cordoba Day 3: Cordoba Day 4: Cordoba - Ubeda - Granada Day 5:Granada Day 6: Granada - Ronda Day 7: Ronda - Grazalema - Arcos - Jerez - Seville Day 8: Seville Day 9: Seville - Sierra de Aracena Day 10: Sierra de Aracena - Monsaraz - Estremoz Day 11: Estremoz - Evora - Lisbon Discount is already included in the price.
12 Day Guided Holidays
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Step into Ireland's colourful past, as you explore the Emerald Isle's rugged peninsulas, quaint villages and sweeping landscapes. Discover Northern Ireland's dramatic history as you tour Belfast's city streets. Visit the Titanic Museum and learn of the ship's fateful journey. Marvel at the mysterious Giant's Causeway, Ireland's natural geological wonder. Stroll around the old city walls of Derry, before continuing to the Isle of Doagh. Explore Connemara, then take a walking tour of the harbour city of Galway. Admire the magnificent Cliffs of Moher that rise high above the Atlantic Ocean. Stop at Dingle Peninsula, explore the iconic Blarney Castle and take a historical walking tour of Kinsale.

Includes:
11 nights in boutique accommodation Irish breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 5 dinners Entrances included: Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre, Titanic Museum, Giant's Causeway, Doagh Famine Village, UIster American Folk Park, Connemara Heritage and History Centre, Caherconnell Stone Fort, Cliffs of Moher, Gallarus Oratory, Blasket Centre, Blarney Castle, Charles Fort and Huntington Castle
Bonus:
SAVE $269 per person
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 9, 26 May, 2, 11 Jun, 5, 21 Jul, 4, 13, 23 Aug, 6 Sep, 1, 8 Oct 2020 . Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Dublin - Belfast Day 2: Belfast - Londonderry Day 3: Londonderry - North Irish Coast - Londonderry Day 4: Londonderry - Roscommon Day 5: Roscommon - Connemara - Galway Day 6: Galway Day 7: Galway - The Burren - Dingle Peninsula Day 8: Dingle Peninsula Day 9: Dingle Peninsula - Kenmare - Cork Day 10: Cork - Kinsale - Cork Day 11: Cork - Tipperary - Kilkenny Day 12: Kilkenny - Avoca - Dublin Discount is already included in the price.
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Discover cities that have shaped the world's culture. Regional flavours and renowned wines, celebrated around the globe. And picture-perfect landscapes that will capture your imagination and stay in your heart. Exploring Italy is truly an experience to be savoured.

Includes:
11 nights in boutique accommodation European breakfast daily, 2 lunches, 6 dinners Entrances included: Isola Madre, Isola Bella and Isola dei Pescatori
Bonus:
SAVE $269 per person
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 10, 21 May, 14 Jun, 16 Jul, 16, 30 Aug, 10, 22 Sep, 8 Oct 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Rome - Assisi - Perugia Day 2: Perugia - Siena - Tuscany Day 3: Tuscany Day 4: Tuscany - Florence - Lucca Day 5: Lucca - Pisa - Lucca Day 6: Lucca - Camogli - San Fruttuoso - Portofino - Santa Margherita Ligure Day 7: Santa Margherita Ligure - Barolo - Asti - Cherasco Day 8: Cherasco - Alba - Lake Orta - Lake Maggiore Day 9: Lake Maggiore Day 10: Lake Maggiore - Lecco - Tirano Day 11: Tirano - Lake Molveno - Trento Day 12: Trento - Verona - Venice Discount is already included in the price.
PACKAGE TERMS & CONDITIONS: It is our policy to present the cost of our holidays inclusive of all airport and government charges. Please accept however that these charges are not within our control, therefore we reserve the right to pass on any increase.. Travel agent professional service fees where charged, will be additional to the advertised prices. Valid for sales to 30 Nov 2019. Valid for travel commenced and completed within the period 15 Mar 2020 to 18 Dec 2020 (unless otherwise specified).*Saving of $269 per person is already included in the prices shown.
Offer is combinable with multi-tour discount only. Surcharge may apply on selected dates.
A $200 deposit per person is required and due 7 days after booking creation. Full payment is required 60 days prior to departure.
Cancellation and amendment fees apply.
All prices are subject to change or withdrawal without prior notice.
Tours are strictly subject to availability.
Prices are land only, airfares are additional. For full terms and conditions see www.backroadstouring.com. Image credit: Back-Roads Touring Co.

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