Special-interest holidays worldwide
Island Holidays
Established 1987

The Polar Regions

Whether in Antarctica or the Arctic, expedition voyages take you to remote, unspoilt places with amazing scenery, wildlife and history. Island Holidays offers both land-based holidays and expedition cruises. View our Arctic and Antarctic expedition cruises


South Atlantic Islands

We're talking about some of the most remote places on Earth – St Helena (to which we offer both fully guided tours and independent travel), the Falkland Islands and Tristan da Cunha to name but a few. View our South Atlantic Islands cruise holidays

Featured Favourites

Over many years Island Holidays has been offering fantastic birding, wildlife and history themed holidays, some of which have stood out as being really very special. Some are close to home, some far-flung, all of them favourite! View our favourite guided holiday destinations


How to Book

If you wish to make a booking with us our preferred method of contact is the phone, but please read all your booking options below. Our contact details are:

Booking Options

There are several ways you can book:

  • Make your complete booking over the phone. Call us and we will carry out the booking while you're on the line. Note that this option is only possible for those who are paying by debit or credit card.
  • Call us and we'll send you a booking form. We will ask for your name and address and will send you a booking form which you will need to complete and return to us (our postal address is shown below) with your payment by cheque enclosed.
  • Download our booking form and return it by post or via email. Our booking form is available as a PDF download on this page. Fill out the form and return it by traditional post (our postal address is shown below) with an enclosed cheque. Alternatively, scan your completed form (make sure the scan is legible) and send as an attachment in your email. We will then call you to take your payment by card.

Note that the relevant deposit has to be paid at the time of making the reservation, either by cheque (if applying by post), by bank transfer or by debit card.


You can pay for your holiday in the following ways:

  • By cheque made payable to 'Island Holidays'.
  • By debit card with no surcharge.
  • By credit card (Visa or Mastercard only) with a 2.5% surcharge applied.
  • By BACS or bank transfer.

The total cost of your holiday must be paid at least 10 weeks prior to departure.

Please read our booking conditions before you book.

The majority of the holidays and flights on this website are ATOL Protected. Please read our details about ATOL prior to booking.

Our Postal Address

Island Holidays
PO Box 26317
Scotland, UK

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