Holiday Ideas


Travel lovers are delighted with the fact that affordable tours and tailor-made tour packages are being offered by most of the travel agents. A wide range of holiday ideas are being implemented these days. Earlier, a tourist destination

which was not affordable can be visited now as affordable travel packages are common these days. With an increasing number of tour operators offering competitive rates, buying a holiday package has become easier.There are plenty of holiday ideas for people of all age group ,one has to pick up a holiday idea according to his or her interest.

Holiday Ideas – Trends

Reports provided by Tourism Intelligence indicate that the Brits are the ones who are leading in the list of availing holidays that are cost-effective. DIY holiday ideas are in. It is being expected that more and more travelers will opt for DIY holidays which can be customized according to the requirement of the tourist.


The latest trend is that travel agents are wiling to be flexible in designing tour packages that are “dynamic”. Consumer protection is another aspect that is being talked about greatly in the tourism industry. The travel agents that are getting business are the ones that are offering competitive rates to its customers.


Holiday Ideas – Activities

One of the main ideas for spending the holidays is to participate in recreational activities. The following activities are gaining prominence. These are holiday ideas that travelers are opting for. They are

  • Dolphin rides
  • Parasailing
  • Paragliding
  • Banana boat rides
  • Water scooter rides
  • Diving
  • Cruising
  • Rail tours

  • Jungle safaris
  • Camel safari
  • Elephant safari
  • Angling
  • City tours
  • Hiking
  • Camping
  • Barrel racing
  • Diving and many more.

Holiday Ideas – Destinations

Holiday destinations are so many that it becomes difficult to settle for one. Given below are holiday destinations that you can tour around. The places are –

  • Egypt
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • France
  • India
  • Dubai
  • Thailand
  • Malaysia
  • Singapore
  • Sri Lanka
  • Hong Kong
  • Germany
  • China
  • United States of America

How to have a trouble free holiday

Holidays can be fun and exciting if the planning is done in a proper manner. There are few aspects that you need to keep in mind prior to embarking upon a trip. Few holiday tips are given below that will help you top avoid pitfalls. They are as follows –

  • Travel light
  • Make a list of items that you want to carry
  • Pack clothes that won’t require ironing frequently
  • Don’t wait for the last minute
  • Finally before you zip your luggage double check with the list
  • Make sure you are aware of the limitation on weight of baggage
  • Carry a small hand bag that will have the essentials
  • Don’t part with your passport and important documents
  • Prior to leaving your house, check if you have turned off electrical appliances
  • Check whether you have turned off oven and other gadgets
  • Keep your train/air tickets safely.
  • It is best to make a photocopy of the tickets and keep it in 2 separate places

By following the above guidelines, your holiday can be less cumbersome and a memorable one.

Last Updated on 14/03/2011