Solo Travel Deals

The Solo Traveler Deals page presents tours, cruises and other travel products that are great for solo travelers. We look for good travel deals or even regularly priced travel with no single supplement or for which the single supplement is very low. If your company would like to promote your travel deal to the readers of Solo Traveler, please contact Simon Constam.

You can also receive the deals by email once a month by signing up for the Solo Traveler Newsletter.

And now, the deals, with no single supplement or low single supplement…

 

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Cruise the World’s Most Storied Natural Wonders ― Amazon & Galapagos Islands ― with FREE Single Supplements! 

Solo travelers can join International Expeditions’ 10-day Amazon Voyage, 7-Day Amazon Riverboat + Rainforest tour, or 10-day Galapagos cruise with no single up-charge ― a savings of up to $2,249!

Amazon guests travel aboard the 31-guest La Estrella Amazonica, where every cabin boasts private balconies, and you enjoy birding, kayaking and boating excursions into the depths of the rainforest.

After days spent snorkeling and hiking among curious creatures, Galapagos guests enjoy an oversized cabin aboard the 32-guest Evolution. This ship offers the largest cabins and most open-air public space of any yacht in this class!

These three small-group journeys offer hands-on experiences in these legendary destinations where you spot vibrant wildlife, meet local children and enjoy the insight of seasoned local naturalists.

Book your cabin today at 800-234-9620 or visit www.IEtravel.com

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Travel Help and Emergency Support for Solo Travelers

As a solo traveler, you need a safety net to protect you from the unexpected hiccups that can arise. From a simple case of lost luggage to a complex medical emergency, you can count on RoamRight for help. Purchase a RoamRight travel insurance policy to protect the financial investment you’ve made in your trip and to support you should an emergency occur while you’re away from home.

All travelers are encouraged to download the RoamRight mobile app for information and tools that make traveling easier. Translation assistance and international drug equivalents are essential for anyone traveling abroad, and additional features are available to RoamRight customers. Available on the App Store and Google Play.

When you use RoamRight, you’ll know who to call for help – any time, anywhere. www.roamright.com

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WOW – WOMEN ONLY WORLD WIDE 

WOW will also be the first word that comes to mind when you see the savings Indus Travels is offering. You can save up to 15% with WOW Early Booking and Loyalty programs. Jump onboard and travel to a destination you have always dreamed of… India, China, Morocco, Vietnam, Turkey, Argentina, Peru and more! WOW – no mandatory single supplement! Website: indus.travel/women-only-tours

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Solos Vacations – NEW singles vacations from the UK’s #1 specialist!

Solos has been voted the Best Singles Tour Operator in the UK for the last four years and is now able offer a program of escorted tours to the UK, Ireland, France and Italy for US and Canadian singles too!  Solos Vacations has unrivalled knowledge and experience in creating vacation experiences specifically for the single traveler. On all tours guests are guaranteed a single room to themselves, the services of an experienced tour leader throughout, meals depending on the tour itinerary, including extras, welcome drink and reception  – and most importantly – time to yourself and time to make friends.  Solos will always strive to obtain the best possible deal for its customers  – this means we will never charge a single supplement!

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Finally… the Most Effortless Single-Supplement-Free Experience for Women Traveling Solo

Join Us as We Welcome Spring to Maine!

Treat yourself to a creative getaway for women at a charming inn on our beautiful rugged coast and experience the very best of what Maine has to offer.

Wake up to the sound of foghorns alerting boats in the nearby harbor. Sip a mug of hot coffee while breathing in the crisp spring air. Amaze yourself as you create beautiful and unique handmade books and learn to fill them in creative ways. Take some time in the afternoon to explore the incredible beauty of Maine… or simply relax on the beach with a nap and a good book.  Enjoy appetizers on the porch and dine on local specialties like lobster and fine wine. And at the end of the day, fall asleep to a quiet like you’ve never heard before.

Join us in Maine this spring to rejuvenate, unleash your inner artist, and make lasting connections with other creative and amazing women.

May 14-17, 2015    Bookmaking and Creative Journaling. Limited availability. Book now!

Visit us at www.idyllworks.com to learn more about all of our extraordinary getaways. We can’t wait to see you! Solo Traveler subscribers enjoy 10% off any Getaway!

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Sharing Bali

Sharing Bali: The active-holiday types’ retreat

No single supplement.

Within 48 hours, the entire group looked younger, healthier, and more relaxed. The perfect balance of fitness, pampering and culture.

Enough said. What are you waiting for? You deserve this. Book NOW

  1. “Karen and her team provide service that makes you feel like you are in a five-star resort, but if you’re looking for luxury with pressed linen, white tiles spa baths – stay elsewhere. If you’re looking for a place that supports its local community, educates and challenges you whilst re-setting your well-being in a comfortable Bali hut – then Sharing Bali is a perfect choice.”

Can’t make it to Bali? Get “Safari Fit” with us in Africa.

From $AUD1295pp 6 day retreats includes food, accommodation, activities.

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Three Great Cruises: No Single Supplement on More Cabins

It’s a great time to be single! Adventure Canada is offering single travellers the chance to have their own cabin on one of their trips aboard Ocean Endeavour—at no extra cost!

Categories three through eight (when the cabin is available) carry no single supplement on the following trips:

The Mighty St. Lawrence, June 12-23, 2015
Newfoundland and Wild Labrador, July 5-17, 2015
Heart of the Arctic, July 17-29, 2015

In order to make this available to as many singles as possible, this offer is not available to travellers living at the same address or spouses who want some time apart. This offer is available to through the end of March, but space goes fast.

Call Adventure Canada at 800-363-7566 or visit Adventurecanada.com for more information.

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Solo Travel: Top Quality, Well-Priced 

SoloTrekker 4U – featuring our new Travel Tipztr community forum. See our “100 Plus Solo Travel Tips, The Best Way to Travel Alone”, (On Amazon-$4.99/No Kindle Required)

For updates on the 2015 launch of our premium membership for unpublished promotional rates, email us at info@SoloTrekker4U.com.

Sampling of Our Great Solo Travel Packages

  • Hot solo deals on elegant river cruises: Europe and Asia: Low to no single supplements
  • Fabled Croatian Coast: 15% off for 14 days in advance with optional wine, boating or historic day tours
  • New Namibia safari on Africa’s “Skeleton Coast”
  • New Mongolia “Nomad” tour for a real adventure
  • French wine and cultural tours tailored to meet your requirements

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“101 Tips for Women Travelers” FREE download

Veteran traveler Harriet Lewis, who’s also vice chair of Overseas Adventure Travel, has compiled “101 Tips for Women Travelers“, a comprehensive travel tips E-book that is being offered as a free download.  The booklet is filled with tips from women travelers on going solo, trip preparation, packing, health and hygiene, safety, communications, digital photography, and more. Interspersed throughout the booklet are inspirational quotes and stories of intrepid women travelers, some well-known and some not, throughout history. Learn more about Overseas Adventure Travel and our many trips without a single supplement. Call 1-800-995-1925

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Save up to $90 on Cycling adventures in over 30 countries

Explore has affordable small-group cycling adventures in 34 countries around the world, and you’ll save up to $90 if you confirm your trip between 12-31 March 2015.

Choose from dozens of affordable cycling adventures that are great for solo travelers.  Including

Cycle Coast to Coast – 4 days in England was $420 now from $340
Cycle Ireland – 7 days in Ireland was $1210 now from $1120
Pyrenees To The Med – 8 days in Spain was $1340 now from $1250

No single supplement required. From prices are USD. Flights not included.

To request your free catalog of hundreds of adventures with no compulsory single supplements click here.

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The Finest Small Luxury Hotels of the World for Solo Travellers

This holiday season, solo travelers booking with Small Luxury Hotels of the World can save up to 40% off 29 of the world’s finest small luxury hotels!

At SLH.com, you’ll find more than 520 independent luxury hotels in more than 80 countries. Wherever your heart and inspiration takes you, be that France, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, Singapore, Costa Rica, Peru, Barbados, Saudi Arabia, New Zealand or another country; you’ll find luxury accommodation that is unique.

And if you join SLH‘s The Club, which is free to join, you can receive a complimentary room upgrade on your first stay (subject to availability); and the more you stay with SLH, the more you can receive in return – you could even enjoy free reward nights on SLH.

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A Solo Traveler Dream Holiday

From Your Dream Holiday, the specialist in Solo Travel, here’s Sri Lanka – Pearl of the Indian Ocean, May 2015 – 15 days from £2799 – US$4,396 – Cdn$5,088

“Being a Solo Traveller myself I’m always looking for that special offer for myself and my fellow Solo travellers so we’re proud to offer Sri Lanka and the other amazing offers below.”

Sri Lanka is a country of incredible natural beauty filled with striking manmade structures and sites of cultural significance. And you’ll never forget the remarkable, tropical plants and mesmerising wildlife and the majestic elephants of Habaran!

Flights from London Heathrow – Flights from other destinations can be arranged

  • Scheduled flights
  • Overseas transfers & other transportation
  • 14 nights’ accommodation in your own room. Breakfast and evening meal provided.

And check out our other offers such as: Mexico – Kingdom of the MayaMore Info

18 Sept 2015 17 days from £3748 – US$5,886 – Cdn$6,814

Contact us at www.notjusttravel.com/yourdreamholidays. Call +44 845 474 2450

All our Holidays are ATOL & ABTA protected. Your Dream Holiday is a franchise of Not Just Travel part of the Hays Group. Exchange rate 14/12/14

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Looking for great value accommodation for your next European trip?

Avoid single supplements. 60% of our accommodation is in single rooms!

UniversityRooms.com offers a unique opportunity for independent travelers to stay in university residences when students vacate during the holidays.

Forget grungy student accommodation – although rooms can be basic, many have en-suite facilities and are often within historic buildings in city centre locations!

You could be staying in an Oxford college, enjoying a drink in the bar and dining in the Great Hall where parts of Harry Potter were filmed. Alternatively, try our Cambridge accommodation; stay in colleges frequented by alumni such as Darwin, Wordsworth or Prince Charles.

As well as UK accommodation, we feature university residences from just 40 Euros in many European cities, including Madrid, Rome and Barcelona.

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Travel Writing, Yoga and Writing Retreats in Venice: Perfect for Solo Travelers!

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Solo Traveler subscribers enjoy $50 off the retreat!

Give yourself the gift of a lifetime on Pink Pangea’s Travel Writing Retreat in Venice. Spend five beautiful days processing your experiences within a supportive and awe-inspiring environment.

Get ready to:

  • Explore your urge to write
  • Express yourself through the written word
  • Support each other in sharing our stories
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture
  • Make long-lasting friendships
  • Re-charge through meditation and yoga classes (optional)
  • Feel emotionally refreshed and physically rejuvenated

Interested? Find out more here and email rachel@pinkpangea.com.

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159 Places to Stay in 51 Countries – A Free E-book from Solo Traveler!

This labor of love comes to you from Janice, Tracey, our sponsors and, especially, from the contributions of our readers. It contains some of the best places to stay for solo travelers in over 51 countries. Each has been recommended because it is special in some way.  The Guide covers  boutique hotels, inns, hostels, resorts and B&B’s. But it is not just a guide to accommodation around the world, it’s also a book that will inspire you to travel, to visit those countries you’ve dreamed of getting to and perhaps a few that will now gain a place on your list.

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All you need to know about solo travel in one place. Click on the book to go to Amazon.com. Available in paperback and all ebook formats in your favorite online stores.

 And don’t forget…

The Solo Traveler’s Handbook

“Fun, empowering, and tremendously useful.”
Dr. Bella DePaulo
Author of Singlism, Single with Attitude, and Singled Out

The 2nd edition of The Solo Traveler’s Handbook offers more stories and tips on solo travel fun and safety. Part how-to manual and part travel literature, it will help you venture out with confidence to discover yourself as you discover the world!

The Solo Traveler’s Handbook offers:

• A comprehensive how and why of solo travel.
• Real solo travel stories.
• Solo and social: meeting locals and other travelers.
• Safety: four priorities, five principles and sixty tips.
• Planning and packing.
• Where to go and when.
• Dozens of resources.

**Available in paperback and most e-readers**

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