Why you should book a tour with Riviera Travel

Barrhead Travel has a long history with Riviera Travel, who create an incredible range of touring holidays that are culturally immersive and boast miraculous attention to detail. We’re proud to offer Riviera Travel tours to our customers and here are eight reasons why!

They offer on-land tours and river cruises

Being true travel experts, Riviera Travel know that some destinations are best explored by road and others by river. Each itinerary has been allocated to the most appropriate mode of transport available.

Experienced tour managers and local guides

On each itinerary you’ll be joined by an experienced tour manager (some of them have 30 years’ experience) and a local guide who has first-hand knowledge of the local area. On top of proving their in-depth knowledge during the selection process, all guides are also engaging speakers. The bar is set high.

Their tours take place all over the world

Whether it’s a river cruise along the Danube or a voyage to Antarctica, there aren’t many places that Riviera Travel’s itineraries don’t reach.

Award-winning reputation

Riviera Travel currently hold two Which? Recommended Provider awards: Package Holiday Providers and River Cruises. They have also been awarded ‘Best Value for Money’ by Travel Weekly.

ABTA & ATOL protected

Riviera Travel are fully bonded members of ABTA and ATOL. This means that in the unlikely event that your flights are cancelled, you’ll receive 100% of your money back.

Hand-crafted itineraries

Every itinerary has been thoughtfully crafted by travel experts and provides fascinating perspectives on the culture, history, gastronomy, art and architecture of the places you’ll visit. Plus, free time is included in each itinerary.

Personalised experiences

To enhance your experience, Riviera Travel offer hand-picked highlights that you can add to your holiday. Upgrades and extensions are also available on many tours, too.

Comfortable transport

Riviera Travel can book scheduled flights from a choice of regional airports across the UK or Eurostar travel with regional rail connections to London on selected tours within Europe. You’ll also have the option to upgrade to business class on many long-haul flights.

Then on your tour, you’ll travel by comfortable, air-conditioned coach. On longer journeys, internal flights or train travel are included to make the most of your time on holiday.

What’s your favourite thing about Riviera Travel Tours?

Morag Lee

Morag is the resident blog writer at Barrhead Travel. Can usually be found exploring a cruise ship or on a city break.