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Light and relaxing European holidays for 2021

Lake Garda

With holidaymakers looking forward to 2021, Belfast Telegraph Travel has partnered with Travel Department to create a series of ’light and relaxed’ holidays to Europe. These holidays have been created with smaller groups in mind so that you can discover new destinations and see the sights while enjoying the highest standards of safety and social distancing.

These holiday packages have been expertly crafted to avoid enclosed spaces, large crowds and compacted areas, helping to ensure the safety and wellbeing of your group while enjoying the sights. You will also have lots of time to relax and explore between guided excursions, giving you the perfect mix of culture and relaxation. All holiday packages include flights, accommodation, airport transfers, guided excursions and your own local guide. Discover the full range of light and relaxed holidays here.

Discover Malta

Escape to the beautiful island of Malta, one of the Mediterranean’s most stunning gems. Discover the Malta coast and countryside, experience the stunning scenery and immerse yourself in the local culture. The villages of Safi and Qrendi are must see destinations, as well as the resort town of Sliema where you can visit wineries for a wine tasting.

Explore Northern Malta where you will see the spectacular views of Mellieha, Golden Bay, Mgarr and St Paul's Bay. You can pay a visit to one of the olive groves where you can see olive oil being made and even sample some fresh pressed olive oil.

Surrounded by stunning vistas and seascapes, there are plenty of sights to see, as well as shops and restaurants to visit. You can easily hop on a boat to visit the neighbouring islands or just spend some time soaking up the gorgeous Mediterranean sunshine, go sightseeing, shopping, visit the neighbouring islands by boat or just spend some time soaking up the sun.

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Explore Lake Garda

Enjoy one of the most beautiful locations in Italy set against a beautiful mountainous backdrop. Boat tours will help you explore the towns and villages that surround the lake. Lake Garda and the surrounding towns and villages.

For cultural excursions, look no further than the city of Bolzano. Experience the architecture, culture, art and stunning views of this city which sits in the shadow of the Dolomite mountain range.

For those looking to venture further afield for a day, pay a visit to the Italian Alps for a stunning hiking location.

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Visit Sicily

Sicily is a dream spot for holidaymakers, and with good reason. With the stunning views of Mount Etna, this Italian island is host to a spectacular variety of culture and history. View the picturesque landscapes and visit the local wineries to get a taste of authentic Sicilian wine. Pay a visit to the stunning Alacantara Gorges; one of Sicily’s must-see attractions.

Visit the small seaside towns of Savoca and Forza D'Agro to immerse yourself in the local culture and take in the stunning sea views. Cinephiles will love exploring these towns as they were filming locations from the film The Godfather.

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Belfast Telegraph Travel in association with Travel Department are the experts in guided travel, with nearly 25 years’ experience perfecting guided tours to many destinations worldwide. Their holidays typically include flights, accommodation, transfers excursions and a local guide, all for one great price.

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