The more exclusive the holiday, the more elusive it will surely be. That’s why we’ve put together this selection of sought after holidays and destinations so you can secure availability for travel next year.
Step aboard the Vistadome and Belmond Andean Explorer and discover Peru's great historical treasures by luxury rail. Or head to Namibia, regarded as one of the best wildlife spotting destinations, for Big Five self-drive safaris.
Closer to home, there are early booking savings of £4,600 per couple available on luxury APT Europe river cruises, or join an escorted tour through Southern Iceland as you go in search of the Northern Lights.
And don't forget, the British Airways sale is on until 11th July with a variety of travel dates until June 2018, so it’s worth planning ahead and booking early to secure some great reductions on tailor-made holidays and flights to worldwide destinations.
List of offers
This escorted tour takes in the winter wilderness of southern Iceland, starting and ending in the capital Reykjavik and visiting a number of the region's most impressive sites, from the iceberg-filled waters of the Jokulsarlon Lagoon to the waterfalls of Gullfoss and Skogafoss among others.
Discover the best of Vietnam, taking in the country's vibrant northern capital Hanoi, the emerald waters of Halong Bay and the historically rich central coastal towns of Hue and Hoi An. Then, fly south Ho Chi Minh City and the magic of the Mekong Delta and the infamous Cu Chi Tunnels.
Early Booking Fares for 2018 - Save up to £4,600 per couple
Book by: 31 December 2017
This all-inclusive luxury cruise showcases the best of the Rhine and Danube, calling at quiet riverside villages and city greats alike between Holland, Germany, Austria and Hungary. There’s included touring throughout, ranging from castle banquets to vineyard tastings.
Flight offer – Save up to £115 pp
Book by: 28 November 2017
Take in the city greats and spectacular natural world of New Zealand with this curated road trip, showcasing the best of the North and South islands.
– Save up to £230 pp
Book by: 31 January 2018
From sweeping tea plantations to UNESCO-listed treasures and the wildlife of the Yala National Park, spend two memorable weeks exploring the history, culture and beaches of this Indian Ocean gem, a land of smiles that's long made it a travellers' favourite.
– Save up to £130 pp
Book by: 22 November 2017
Explore the plains of the Namib Desert, the apricot dunes of Sossusvlei, the charming coastal town of Swakopmund, the rugged terrain of Damaraland and the abundance of wildlife in the world-renowned Etosha National Park.