We're nominated for two huge prizes and we need your help!

4 July 2022

We are delighted to share that we have been nominated for two prizes at this year’s British Travel Awards! We are up for:

  • Best Coach Holiday Travel Company
  • Best Escorted Group Holiday Travel Company

Voting will close on October 9, and, as always, we would really appreciate your support.


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An Interview with Alastair Walker

4 April 2022

If you're a previous Brightwater Holidays guest, you may have been lucky enough to enjoy a trip alongside Alastair Walker – one of our most popular Tour Managers.

Alastair was recognised by Wanderlust magazine in 2021 at the World Guide Awards, where he was named a finalist for the coveted…

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A Guide To Island-Hopping In Scotland

17 February 2022

If you're going to make the journey to Scotland, why not maximize your time there by doing a bit of island hopping? There are around 900 islands dotted around the Scottish shorelines, some uninhabited and others boasting amazing sites to visit, and there are a range of ways to travel…

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Everything You Need To Know About The Chelsea Flower Show 2022

4 February 2022

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show will return to its usual May slot for the first time since 2019 this year and we couldn't be more excited. 

Taking place from 24 - 28 May at The Royal Hospital in Chelsea, London, this highly anticipated horticultural highlight will return with a bang,…

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Oberammergau 2022

16 October 2020

The legendary play created from the desperation of a deadly plague saw its almost 400-year history disrupted by a modern-day pandemic, but it will return in 2022 and we have now launched a series of exciting holidays that can take you to experience it.

Germany’s Oberammergau Passion Play was first…

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Our 5 Best Vacations For Wildlife

12 August 2020

If you want to explore the natural world on your next vacation, why not consider one of the following tours? Whether or not wildlife is the main focus, each of these trips will have you coming face-to-face with endemic fauna in magnificent destinations. So, where can we take you and…

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5 Scottish Islands You Must Visit

12 August 2020

The Scottish Islands are incredibly beautiful, home to stunning landscapes, rich history and unique charm, and we have rounded up five of our favorites that we would absolutely recommend you visit. What's more, with Brightwater, you can...…

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