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Solos Holidays invites solo travellers to indulge in some of the world’s best wine regions with a curated selection of enchanting, wine-themed adventures. From the rolling vineyards of Umbria to the sun-kissed wineries of South Africa’s Cape Winelands, tours are designed to immerse the rich flavours and unique experiences each unique destination offers. Take a seat and savour every drop whilst discovering new cultures and making lasting memories with fellow solo explorers. It’s International Wine Day on 25 May 2024, making it an apt time to plan your next wine adventure. Cheers!

Culinary Trails of Northern Portugal & Galicia

Embark on a gastronomic journey through the Vinho Verde wine region, where you will taste unique local wines and explore historical vineyards. This week-long tour combines stunning coastal landscapes, historic towns, and verdant hillsides with the culinary treasures of Northern Portugal and Galicia, Spain. Guests will stay at the charming Hotel Sercotel Tres Luces, in Vigo, enjoying comfortable accommodations as they delve into the rich flavours and traditions of the region. Each day promises new adventures, from sampling exquisite wines and savouring regional delicacies to discovering the cultural and historical landmarks that define this picturesque area. Whether wandering through ancient villages or taking in the breathtaking views of the Atlantic coast, this tour offers a perfect blend of relaxation, indulgence, and discovery.

The seven-night Culinary Trails of Northern Portugal & Galicia, departing 3 November 2024, costs £1,839 pp and includes return flights & transfers, airport taxes & charges, welcome drink, breakfast and dinner daily, tapas style evening with wine, double room (for single use), fully guided walking and sightseeing programme, four x tasting sessions, entrance fees to attractions, all transport and accompanying Solos Tour Leader. Solos (020 8951 2900,

Best of Bulgaria

Experience the charm of Melnik, home to renowned Bulgarian wine cellars, amidst a backdrop of wildlife, high mountains, dense forests, and a variety of lakes and rivers. This value-packed walking tour offers a unique opportunity to uncover Bulgaria’s natural, cultural, and historical landmarks. Over seven days, guests will have the chance to explore the picturesque towns and breathtaking landscapes of Bankso, Bankso-Smolyan, Smolyan, and Plovdiv, concluding the journey in the vibrant capital city of Sofia. Each location presents its distinctive charm, from the rustic beauty of mountain villages to the rich historical heritage of ancient cities, providing an unforgettable experience for every traveller.

The seven-night Best of Bulgaria departing 15 July 2024 or 12 August 2024, costs £1,6699 pp and includes return flights & transfers, airport taxes & charges, welcome drink, breakfast daily, seven dinners and five lunches, five guided walks, double room (for single use), eight excursions and accompanying Solos Tour Leader. Solos (020 8951 2900,

Tastes of Umbria, Italy

Enjoy an Italian family atmosphere and sample Italian wines during a visit to a traditional family farm in Montefalco. If holidays for you are all about sampling delicious food, this tour is calling your name. Join fellow foodies for a week of complete indulgence in Umbria, the green heart of Italy and an undiscovered gem. Based in the beautiful, medieval hilltop town of Trevi, guests will taste freshly made ricotta cheese and a series of local wines, trek through olive groves (tasting its produce along the way) and enjoy an opera in the nearby town of Macerata. This tour promises a rich blend of culture, food, and relaxation.

The seven-night Taste of Umbria departing 23 July 2024, costs £1,615 pp and includes return flights & transfers, airport taxes & charges, welcome drink, breakfast and dinner daily with Italian wine, six excursions and accompanying Solos Tour Leader. Solos (020 8951 2900,

Safari, Wine and Mother City, South Africa

Explore the historic Wine Route, starting with the Afrikaans Taal monument and then a wine and cheese tasting at the artisanal Fairview Wine Farm. Explore South Africa during this 10-day group tour and learn all about the rich culture and historical heritage of this diverse country. Take a safari game drive into the middle of the wilderness and watch the ‘big five’ in their natural environment. Guests can open their senses, uncover the country’s customs and traditions by exploring African cuisine in Cape Town, and taste the best wine and cheese from the Stellenbosch region.

The nine-night Safari, Wine and Mother City Tour departing 1 August 2024, costs £5,499 pp and includes return flights & transfers, airport taxes & charges, three game drives, welcome drink, breakfast daily, three lunches and four dinners, six-day / half day excursions and accompanying Solos Tour Leader. Solos (020 8951 2900,

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