When it comes to group guided holidays, your thoughts may still turn to bus-loads of tourists summarily snapping photos with their selfie sticks, then rushing off to the next attraction.
This couldn’t be further from the truth, however.
“From sailing Croatia and cruising down the Amazon to hiking Machu Picchu and trekking to the misty sanctuary of gorillas, group guided holidays offer meaningful experiences for travellers who want to embark on an effortless, value-for-money holiday," says Divan Viljoen, Flight Centre Travel Group Youth & Adventure Marketing Campaign Manager.
Guided group holidays have become a platform for like-minded solo travel souls from all over the world to share their experiences. First-timers can also dip their toes into solo travel without needing to worry about getting lost or lonely.
Guided holidays are great if you want convenience and value for money: