Why Solos?

Solos was formed in 1982 specifically to meet the needs of the single traveler - we were the first vacation company to specialise in this way. Since that time, we've stayed true to our roots and our expertise has been recognised by an ever-growing and loyal community of guests. We remain the UK's number one singles vacation company and have been voted by consumers as Best Singles Specialist Tour Operator in the British Travel Awards every year since 2011.

We are aware of our responsibilities to the solos traveler and will always strive to obtain the best possible deal - this means we will never charge a single supplement

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Solos isn’t just another vacation company. Solos is a community, and we fondly welcome new guests to enjoy the experience of traveling with us. We know that our success is very much down to our guests and that’s the ethos upon which our business has grown over the last 30 years. Indeed, over three-quarters of our guests are regular Solos travelers, and this is by no means something that we take for granted. The service we offer is personal, yet unobtrusive - group sizes do vary but you will be with other single travelers who share a passion for life, a desire to embrace new experiences and who enjoy discovering exciting destinations.

Solos Vacations Tour Leaders

Each of our trips is accompanied by one of our hand-picked Tour Leaders, many of whom began their journey with Solos as guests, giving them a first-hand understanding of the requirement when accompanying our groups.
The Solos Tour Leader is like no other - not just a representative but a companion who travels with the group, from the very start of your singles vacation to the time when you wave goodbye to your new-found friends at the end of your Solos experience.
They have a multifaceted, responsible role and work diligently behind the scenes to ensure everything goes smoothly, whilst blending in with the group to ensure everybody is happy and getting the most from their singles vacation. It’s worth noting that on evenings where meals are not included, you don’t have to dine alone as your Tour Leader will make suggestions of places for the group to eat together if they wish.
Solos Vacations Tour Leaders are a special group of people and we’re extremely proud of each and every one of them, believing them to be the best in the business. They are so much more than merely organisers with clipboards who make sure you know where the lounge bar is, what time to meet for dinner, and to make sure you are on time for your flight home (although they do all of that too!) Your Solos Tour Leader is there to add that magic ingredient of fun, laughter, companionship and fabulous memories to your vacation.

Tour Leader Quote:

“To potential travelers, I would say that there is something for everyone in every Solos vacation.... perhaps it is just company in the evening or organised excursions, or exploring the corners of foreign countries. Wherever your interest lies, the programme is there to join as you like. Within the group, you will always find a kindred spirit and quite likely make a friend for life.”

Annie Apgar - Solos Tour Leader

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Why Solos Vacations?

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We are aware of our responsibilities to the solos traveler and will always strive to obtain the best possible deal - this means we will never charge a single supplement

Solos Vacations have unrivalled knowledge and experience of creating vacation experiences specifically for the single traveler.With all of our vacations you are guaranteed a room to yourself, the services of an experienced tour leader throughout the tour, all meals as shown, all inclusions as shown, a welcome drink and reception and most importantly - time to yourself and time to make friends.

Meet the Solos Tour Leaders

Our tour leaders are your companions from the very start of your vacation; to help, guide and assist you throughout. Meet a few of our many wonderful tour leaders here!

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Meet some fellow Solos guests, tour leaders and holiday guides in our videos below.

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Solos community

Solos Community

Solos isn't just another escorted vacations company; we are also a friendly travel community welcoming new members to travel with us throughout the UK and Europe.  Vacation with Solos - make new friends and have fun!  Browse our site and visit our facebook page and see what people are talking about.

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Based in the UK - expert knowledge

Solos Vacations is based in the United Kingdom and have been operating vacations for the single traveler for over 30 years. Whether you're single or simply seeking time away from a partner or spouse to pursue a dream, we have a vacation for you.  Because we're based in the United Kingdom, we are perfectly placed to organize the perfect trip for you - we know the best hotels to use, the itineraries that work best for you and some of those secret extras that other operators just wouldn't know about!  We're here to make your vacation special.

Trusted and secure for over 30 years

Solos has been serving the solo traveler for almost 35 years, with guests from all over the world joining our vacations. We are a financially secure, well-resourced company, fully bonded in the United Kingdom, so you can be confident your money is safe with us.

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