The Solo Traveler Deals page presents tours, cruises, and other travel products that are great for solo travelers as they have no or very low single supplement offerings. If your company would like to promote your travel deal to the readers of Solo Traveler, please contact Simon Constam.
And now, the deals, with no single supplement or low single supplement…
OAT’s Top 5 Destinations for Solo Traveler
Today, 2 in 5 of OAT’s travelers go solo—due to OAT’s Free Single Supplement and Solo Friendly Policies. Top 5 destinations for solo travelers in 2016, based on bookings, are Iceland, Machu Picchu & the Galapagos, India, Botswana, and Italy (Sicily). With small group size of just 10-16 travelers by land and 14-25 by Small Ship, solo space sells quickly, so call 1-800-955-1925 or visit www.oattravel.com today.
Come travel with us—and see why OAT is the leader in solo friendly travel.
Save on Explore Walking Trips
It’s getting close to prime hiking season in Europe. If you’ve been contemplating a walking trip in Europe now’s the time to book one of Explore’s already affordable walking trips and save $100.
Just book an Explore walking trip in Europe between 18-29 April 2016 for travel commencing before 30 September 2016 and quote “Solo Walking” when you book to get this discount. Only applicable to US residents booking in USD.
Choose from trips like:
- Trails of Hidden Tuscany. Walk the celebrated World Heritage Cinque Terre coastal path. Stay in a family-run agriturismo in Tuscany’s spectacular Garfagnana Valley
- French Pyrenees to Carcassonne.Explore the walled city of Carcassonne, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Discover the remarkable string of Cathar castles along the trail.
- Walks and Wine Tasting in Spain and Portugal. Easy walks and visits to culturally rich historic towns and villages. Wine tasting in classic wine regions of Spain and Portugal
To request your free catalog of Explore trips in over 100 countries with no compulsory single supplements click here.
Let Your Adventure Begin! $100 off Tours to 100+ Countries Worldwide.
There’s never been a better time to discover the extraordinary world of Exodus Travels. Offering $100 off small group tours to 100 + countries with no single supplements, dedicated solo departures and single rooms for as little as $10 a night, the time to book is now!
With over 42 years of creating award winning small group and self-guided Cycling, Hiking, Wildlife and Cultural tours, making the most of the world and the great outdoors is just in our DNA. 55% of our adventurers are flying solo and we have tens of thousands of happy repeat clients, trust us when we say your “adventure begins here.” Learn More
Solo Traveler readers and followers receive $100 off any Exodus tour for travel through to the end of 2017 when booked before July 20th2016. Quote the promo code: SoloSavingsJust4You.
Special for Solo Traveler Readers – Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Dubai & Turkey – Single Supplement Free
Osiris Tours is a unique travel company – offering private guided and custom tours in Egypt and the Middle East. We cater to those who are fascinated by history, culture, art and architecture. We specialize in Egypt tour packages but we also offer private luxury trips to Jordan, Morocco, Dubai, Turkey, and Lebanon.
Step into the ancient land of the pharaohs with our Egypt private tours. Explore the Great Pyramids with a sunset camel ride; enjoy a private tour of the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities; sail down the Nile on a luxury cruise from Luxor to Aswan with your own Egyptologist and private driver.
Our private tours are completely customizable and private. This means that you will have your own private vehicle, guide and driver for the full trip. You can focus on the sites you want to see and take your time to wander around the temples, pyramids and tombs at your own pace.
Check out these totally single-supplement-free tours….you pay only the per-person price!
- The Great Pyramids, Luxor, Aswan, and Abu Simbel in Egypt
- Petra, Wadi Rum in Jordan
- Rabat, Casablanca, Marrakech, and Sahara Desert in Morocco
- Dubai and Abu Dhabi in U.A.E
- Istanbul, Cappadocia and Izmir in Turkey
Ever thought of being able to roll two suitcases with only one hand at a busy airport? The revolutionary Atlantic Unite 2 luggage collection is all about efficiency: it’s equipped with the Link-to-Go system allowing you to attach two suitcases together with the help of Velcro. It also has an integrated USB port in a carry-on size which helps you stay connected at all times – for example, no need to worry if your phone battery dies in the long line at the airport. As a bonus for a solo traveler needing extra space, Atlantic Unite 2 offers an expandable packing capacity and a full-size interior lid compartment.
Atlantic Unite 2 collection is available at Shop.ca.
Packed with innovations, the new Travelpro Crew 10 collection is equipped with 360 degree dual wheels that allow the luggage to roll effortlessly on almost any surface. It is also equipped with an RFID-blocking interior pocket, ensuring the credit card and passport hidden in the interior pocket are well protected against loss and identity theft. What’s more, they reduce shoulder and arm strain. The Crew 10 luggage is specifically conceived for high-mileage travel and is famous for its durability – ideal for adventurous solo travelers eager to discover new places.
SMALL GROUP TOURS FOR SOLO TRAVELERS
Small Groups of 10-14 Active and Friendly Adults ● Highly-Rated, Centrally Located Hotels ● Solo and Accompanied Travelers Welcome ● Licensed, Expert Guides ● Ambitious and Unique Itineraries ● VIP Skip-the-Line Admission ● The Professor Takes Care of All the Details
The Traveling Professor pioneered the small group tour concept. Here are his upcoming programs:
- Bargain Paris 2016 – Monday, October 24 to Sunday, October 30
- Bargain Florence and Tuscany 2016–November 1st-7th
- Peru, Machu Picchu & The Amazon Rain Forest– Sunday, Nov 6, 2016 to Sunday, Nov 13
- Austrian and Bavarian Christmas Markets– Tour begins in Vienna on Sunday, November 27
- Paris and the Normandy Invasion Beaches– Tour begins October 4
Quark Expeditions announces
New Arctic Voyages for 2017
Best Early Booking Bonus Ever!
The Arctic – still one of the last frontiers on earth. Discover the remarkable wildlife: polar bears, walruses, musk oxen and narwhals. See the unrivalled beauty of a part of the world few people ever see. The region spans the Arctic Ocean and covers land areas in parts of Canada, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, and the United States (Alaska) as well as Sweden and Finland. Quark Expeditions has been the world leader in polar adventures for over two decades.
To kick off this thrilling season, Quark is offering an Early Booking Bonus savings with a LOWEST PRICE GUARANTEE of:
20% OFF itineraries OR 50% OFF Single Supplement*
- PLUS $150 online Polar Boutique credit
- PLUS $500 credit towards a transfer package, international flights, or travel insurance
Well-Priced Top Solo Travel Deals: SoloTrekker4U.com
- One-stop shopping for tours and 700,000+ lodgings-up to 46% off.
- At our Contacts page, request our “2016 Update: 175+ Solo Travel Tips”.
- On our website home page, sign up to receive our newsletter for more details.
- Visit us often as we add 6 new top solo travel deals each week. See, for example, our:
- Best Deal Ever For a Rhine Cruise All-Inclusive From $2,058: (Only exclusions: airfare and port tax) Your butler awaits you!
- 5-Star Spa Grand Hotel Toplice, Small Luxury Hotels of the World from $157 Early May
- Whitewater Adventure Utah: For Novices to Experts, From Moab through the Canyonlands!
- 4-Star Greek Isle Bargain Priced From $90/Night, Cephalonia, the largest of the Ionian Islands!
The Blue Walk walking tours are about enjoying the meditative nature of walking along large, lovely bodies of water, about the bonding experience of talking with friends when you go for long walks, and about meeting new friends. It’s about really seeing a town as you walk through it, experiencing it at ground level and your own pace.
Art in England – Stratford-upon-Avon
August 3-9, 2016 SOLO TRAVELER SPECIAL: Mention solotravelerblog.com when you reserve and get 50% off single supplement. Space is limited! Must book by May 30.
Blue Walk France – French Riviera: Nice, Cannes, Menton, & others
October 24-30, 2016 SOLO TRAVELER SPECIAL: Mention solotravelerblog.com when you reserve and get 50% off single supplement. Space is limited! Must book by July 15.
Our tailored holidays for women combine a healthy dose of activity with indulgent pampering, wonderful food, and plenty of precious time to relax. SHE only offers luxury, single accommodation – because you’re worth it. Learn to surf in Bali, play golf in some of the world’s most iconic locations, or explore wonderful destinations with small groups of like-minded women. Our itineraries offer a holiday experience like no other.
Join our ladies-only groups as we learn to surf in Bali: June and July dates now available. Use the code ‘solotravel’ to receive a saving of $300 off the advertised holiday price.
SHE surfs Bali
Dates: 19 – 25 June or 24 – 30 July
Learn to surf with us in Bali, stay in our 5 star luxury villa, enjoy stunning single accommodation, and surf each day with some of Bali’s best local instructors. Add yoga, massages by the pool, delicious meals and wonderful dining experiences, and you’ll have ’the best holiday ever’! (beginner surfers are very welcome!)
See more about us here.
She Travels. tel. +61 3 9391 2268 [email protected]
European Garden Tours for Plant Loving Solo Travelers – FREE Single Supplements + 10% off English & French tour bookings! Offer Code: SoloGardenTraveler
Garden inspiration, botanical discoveries, and the promise of plant loving travel companions provide Solo Travelers with ample reason to book an unforgettable garden tour with CarexTours. The 2016 tours to England, France, and The Netherlands feature impressive itineraries and visits to carefully selected gardens that represent the very best of traditional and contemporary garden design.
The 2016 CarexTours season at a glance:
- Chelsea Flower Show, London, & Country Gardens | May 19 – 26
Featuring the world famous Chelsea Flower Show, exquisite English country gardens, and 2 full days to explore London.
10% off + Free Single Supplement – Offer Code: SoloGardenTraveler
- Paris & Normandy Gardens in Summer | July 20 -27
An exploration of classical and contemporary gardens from the 17th century to the present including Versailles, Monet’s famous garden in Giverny, and the modern vertical gardens of Patrick Blanc.
10% off + Free Single Supplement – Offer Code: SoloGardenTraveler
- Piet Oudolf & Dutch Wave Gardens | August 17-23
A showcase of some of very best examples of gardens that represent the trend toward naturalism in contemporary gardens. Features a special trip to the home garden of Piet Oudolf.
Free Single Supplement
CarexTours host, Carolyn Mullet, is an award winning professional garden designer and long-time solo traveler. She is widely known for her Facebook community of over 1 MILLION garden enthusiasts.
Just because you’re traveling solo doesn’t mean you have to explore alone! International Expeditions’ small-group adventures are the ideal way for solo travelers to enjoy an engaging, educational and upscale experience while enjoying safe, escorted travel to the world’s wild regions.
Spend 10 days traveling upriver from the inland port of Iquitos. You’ll voyage into villages and tributaries not accessible by any other means and rarely visited by outsiders.
· Observe wildlife in their natural habitat on guided hikes, boat and kayak excursions.
· Relax in spacious accommodations featuring private balconies for every cabin and Wi-Fi.
· Attend a blessing ceremony and Q/A session on medicinal plants with a village Shaman.
Select cabins on all January-November departures are available with no single supplement fees.
International Expeditions 1-855-232-7154
Offering Educational Travel for More Than 40 Years – No single supplement and low single supplement
At Road Scholar, we develop learning adventures for those who want a depth of perspective not found on standard travel excursions. Working with expert faculty, we create one-of-a-kind experiences—rich, multifaceted investigations into every topic and destination. Couples and solo travelers alike love our learning adventures for the warm and welcoming camaraderie.
See these popular educational adventures with solo rooms at no extra cost …
- The Maya and More: History and Culture of Honduras, Guatemala and Belize
- Exploring the Mighty Gulf of St. Lawrence
- The Essence of Bhutan
Unparalled Surfcamp – Bali, Portugal, Nicaragua for Solo Travelers!
Rapture Surfcamps in Bali and Portugal! Surf vacations for beginners and experienced surfers. These are some of the best surfing locations in the world!
Professional instructors and guides, top-of-the-line equipment, great accommodations! It all adds up to a fantastic environment for meeting people, life under the sun and doing what you love best. And it’s absolutely hassle-free!
Bali – 365 days a year of waves for everyone from reef breaks to beach sand breaks. The top surf spots are easily accessible from the centrally located Rapture Surfcamp Bali. Surf the best waves Bali has to offer, or just chill out on white uncrowded beaches. Stay in relaxed, comfortable, traditional grass bungalows or in villas with other surfers. We offer surf guiding, surf lessons and trips around Bali if you want a day away from the beach.
Portugal – You can’t get closer to the shore – surfcamp is only a few steps from the beach. Wake up for the early morning surf and peer out the window with your head still on your pillow to check the waves. This is a world-class surfing destination, a fishing and seaside resort town on the west coast of Portugal, just 30 minutes north-west of Lisbon. Stay in a large Portuguese-style house. Relax in the backyard on the daybed for an afternoon bake in the sun whilst sinking a few beers or sipping a glass of wine from the local vineyards. And the house is just a 15-minute walk to the town centre.
SPECIAL OFFER – Book one week between now and the end of March and you’ll get 20% off. Book two weeks – get 25% off. Book 3 weeks and you’ll get 30% off!
And check these out…..
Rapturecamps Bali – Padang Padang – http://www.rapturecamps.com/bali-surfcamp/
Rapturecamps Bali – Cliff http://www.rapturecamps.com/surfcamp-bali/
Rapturecamps Portugal – http://www.rapturecamps.com/portugal-surfcamp/
Contact and Booking Information – http://www.rapturecamps.com/contact/
Artful retreats for Solo Travelers in Greece and Switzerland!
A creative journey for you.
A well being retreat where mindfulness, free expression and self discovery are led by art. We invite you to indulge at unique locations with high end accommodations and iconic landscapes. We will get inspired by magnificent vistas and domestically renowned artists. We will paint, sketch and sculpture amidst luxurious settings and unique culinary experiences. In-house dining will be prepared by a passionate internationally acclaimed chef …
crete spring artful retreat
May 21 to 28 Greece
private use room with en-suite bathroom €2,180
sharing double room with en-suite bathroom €1,650
champéry summer artful retreat
Aug 13 to 20 Switzerland
private use room with en-suite bathroom € 2,490
sharing room with en-suite bathroom € 1,990
The 2nd Edition of The Solo Traveler Accommodation Guide is a labor of love that 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 60 countries. Each has been recommended because it is special in some way. The Guide covers boutique hotels, hostels, B&B’s, and apartments. 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.
“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**
The Solo Traveler Deals page presents tours, cruises and other travel products that are great for solo travelers. It should be noted that, in most cases, we have not used the products and/or services listed below and Solo Traveler is not endorsing them. The companies on this page are paid advertisers and vetted by the fact that they have no or very low single supplement offerings. Travelers are responsible for their own selection of product/service provider(s). If your company would like to promote your travel deal to the readers of Solo Traveler, please contact Simon Constam.