INGHAMS LAKES & MOUNTAINS CELEBRATES ITS 85TH YEAR WITH THE LAUNCH OF ITS NEW BROCHURE FOR SUMMER 2019
Discover hidden gems, explore three new resorts and enjoy once-in-a-lifetime experiences!
Leading tour operator Inghams Lakes & Mountains has launched its Summer 2019 brochure, which marks its 85th year of operating summer holidays in some of Europe’s most beautiful destinations. The new programme includes 100-plus fantastic hotel-based stays, group tours and flexible durations, and introduces three NEW resorts:
- Ruhpolding in Bavaria, Germany – Germany was recently voted the second best travel destination for 2019 by Lonely Planet
- Canazei in Italy – the stunning Dolomiti mountain village is a paradise for biking and hiking
- Radovljica in Slovenia – a hidden gem medieval town in the Gorenjska region
What else is new?
Additionally, Inghams’ NEW seven-night “Peaks of Perfection” Activity Week in Chamonix, France, introduces guests to the highlights of this world-famous mountain resort: white-water rafting, mountain biking and guided hiking, as well as optional paragliding, an optional night in the spectacular Refuge du Montenvers, and ample time to discover this stunning part of the world! Inghams offers a “Peaks of Perfection” mountain holiday from £759 per person in Summer 2019. Price includes accommodation on a catered basis (including buffet breakfasts, packed lunches, afternoon tea with cake, and evening meals with complimentary wine for five nights) at the three-diamond Hotel La Sapiniere in Chamonix, return flights and airport transfers, as well as the white-water rafting, guided mountain biking and guided hiking. To book, visit www.inghams.co.uk/lakes-mountains-holidays or call 01483 791 116.
Furthermore, the NEW seven-night “A Taste of Switzerland” Escorted Group Rail Tour" takes guests on a journey around the country, visiting Bern, Neuchatel, Gstaad and the dreamy lakeside resort of Montreux. There will be plenty opportunity to soak up the scenery, visit superb museums and taste some delicious wines, cheese and chocolates! Inghams offers the “A Taste of Switzerland” rail tour from £2,089 per person in Summer 2019. Price includes accommodation in four-star hotels, return flights, the services of a tour guide throughout, first class rail transfers and private coach transfers, lunch at the Jazz Café, daily breakfasts and five evening meals, a walking city tour of Bern and a visit to the Einstein museum, a cruise on Lake Neuchatel and a visit to Creux du Van and the clock-making museum, and visits to Chillon Castle and Gruyere Castle with tastings. To book, visit www.inghams.co.uk/lakes-mountains-holidays or call 01483 791 116.
Finally, the NEW seven- or 11-night “Iconic Mountains” Tour offers the chance to explore two or three awesome mountain towns, linked by one of the most spectacular rail journeys across the Alps: the Mont Blanc Express. Start in Chamonix, France, followed by Zermatt in Switzerland. Those looking for an extended stay can continue on to Grindelwald in the Bernese Oberland. Inghams offers the “Iconic Mountains” Tour from £1,089 per person (for seven nights) in Summer 2019. Price includes half board accommodation in four-star hotels, free daily packed lunches, return flights and airport transfers, and a journey on the Mont Blanc Express. To book, visit www.inghams.co.uk/lakes-mountains-holidays or call 01483 791 116.
Paul Carter, Inghams CEO, commented, “We have curated an exciting new Lakes & Mountains programme for Summer 2019. Next year will be a very special year for us as we celebrate our 85th year in business, and I believe our founder, Walter Ingham, would be proud of our continued dedication to offering one of the widest ranges of travel options to Europe. I’m confident the Summer 2019 programme will further cement our position as the UK’s market-leading Lakes & Mountains operator, and we look forward to welcoming all – both returning guests and new ones – next year.”
Value for money remains very much a central feature of the programme, through a combination of early booking savings, free packed lunches, free bike hire, free guided walks, free afternoon tea and wine with dinner, free travel and great-value excursions in certain resorts, as well as single supplements for solo travellers in a selected range of hotels.
Other highlights for 2019:
There are few destinations that can boasts as spectacular a landscape as Northern Norway. Inghams’ 12-day Highlights of the Fjords Tour takes in spectacular fjords, lakes, mountains and glaciers in one trip.
- Lake Garda
One of the most stunning lakes in Europe, head north to mountainous Riva for dramatic scenery and fun lake activities or south to Sirmione for old world charm and fantastic ice-cream.
- Cycling the Danube - Vienna to Budapest
This seven-night self-guided cycle tour travels along the River Danube through Austria, Slovakia and Hungary, passing riverside forests, medieval castles and fascinating historical towns.
For more information, and to receive a copy of the new brochure, visit www.inghams.co.uk/lakes-mountains-holidays or call 01483 791 116.
Inghams was founded by Walter Ingham in 1934, born out of his enduring passion for ski, mountaineering and walking. In 2019, Inghams celebrates its 85th year and the brand continues to pride itself on being one of the UK's leading, most experienced specialist tour operators, delivering a wide range of award-winning holidays to its loyal guests. Today, Inghams offers winter holidays to over 90 resorts in eight countries, with flights from 21 UK regional airports. It also has a popular Lakes & Mountains summer holiday programme to many European destinations and a dedicated Inghams Italy programme. For more information, visit www.inghams.co.uk.
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