Deals of the Week

The Independent (London, England), May 13, 2001 | Go to article overview
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Deals of the Week


A 10-day trip to Egypt departing 19 May, 2 June and 9 June with Explore Worldwide (tel: 01252 760100) costs from pounds 535. The holiday takes in the major monuments in Cairo, Luxor, Karnak and the Valley of the Kings, as well as a four-day trip through Upper Egypt on a traditional felucca sailboat. The price includes return flights, accommodation and most meals.


Inghams (tel: 020-8780 4433, is offering seven nights' b&b in a two-star hotel north of Lake Garda from pounds 259, including return flights from Gatwick to Verona and transfers. Departs 23 May.


Discover Morocco's deserts and kasbahs on an escorted two-week trip with the Imaginative Traveller (tel: 020-8742 8612, The itinerary features a camel trek into the southern desert and a Jeep journey into the Atlas Mountains. The price is pounds 889, which includes return flights, all internal transport, 14 nights' accommodation and some meals. Departs 30 June.


A two-week walking holiday in the wilderness of Iceland's interior costs pounds 769 with Sherpa (tel: 020-8577 2717, The price includes return flights, 14-nights' full-board accommodation in hostels and mountain huts and a guide. Mountains, waterfalls and hot springs are some of the highlights. Departs 27 May.


Kuoni (tel: 01306 743000, is offering seven- night b&b breaks at the five-star Sun International Kanuhura Sun Resort and Spa from pounds 998. The price includes accommodation in a garden villa, return flights and transfers. Snorkelling and scuba diving in reefs around the Maldives can be arranged. Departs 10, 17 and 24 June.


Two weeks' self-catering at the Dionyssos Studios in Malia costs pounds 159 per person with First Choice (tel: 0870 750 0001).

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