Guide to Different Tour Styles by AffordableTours.com

Here at AffordableTours.com, we partner with a number of reputable tour companies to offer you a variety of tours to different destinations, with differing lengths and amenities, and of different styles. Read on to discover the many styles of tours you can book for your next vacation.

Escorted Tour

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Our most popular type of vacation is the escorted tour.  Vacationers may not be familiar with their travel destinations, and may find the challenge of learning all about a foreign locale and determining the best itinerary on their vacation intimidating. With an escorted tour, many of these details are handled by professionals and all included in the packaged price. An escorted tour is usually led by a single tour director who is in charge of the details and services for the duration of the trip. The tour director arranges all transportation and even baggage handling as you go from destination to destination within your tour package.

Learn about our Escorted Tours!

Some features you might find in an escorted tour:

  • A single tour director from beginning to end
  • Internal flights (flights between destinations within a tour), hotels, motor-coach as the primary mode of transportation, and other transportation
  • Meals included
  • Sightseeing included
  • Moderate to Fast pace, often no more than two nights in a single locationContinue reading

A Guide to Tour Quality and Price

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One of the great features AffordableTours.com’s partners offer is the ability to take a vacation within any size budget. (Hey, that’s why we’re called ‘Affordable Tours’, after all.) Through AffordableTours.com, you can book vacations across any price range and comfort level. Our budget vacations allow the fiscally conscious to still enjoy a holiday without worrying about the expense, while our luxury vacations give the premium shopper the finest amenities on a vacation, with every detail planned and accounted for with care.

Read on to learn more about the various classes of vacation and tour quality offered through AffordableTours.com.Continue reading

National Cruise Vacation Week’s World’s Largest Cruise Sale

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If you’ve been thinking about taking a cruise for your next vacation, there’s no better time to pick one out than now. October 20-27 is National Cruise Vacation Week. If you’d like to know what that means for you, keep reading.

The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) holds National Cruise Vacation Week. National Cruise Vacation Week also includes the “World’s Largest Cruise Sale“, a time when many participating member organizations of CLIA have special sales, discounts, and package offerings for cruise vacations. It’s the best time of the year to buy a cruise package at a discount.Continue reading