Holidays from Norwich Airport
Up until relatively recently those living around Norwich had very limited international travel options, although Norwich International Airport did offer package holiday flights to the Costa’s as far back as 1971, many package holiday destinations were simply not catered for, forcing local residents to make trips to other larger takeoff points such as one of London’s main airports.
Over the years that has changed considerably and now there is a huge of options when it comes to package holidays starting from Norwich. A wealth of new destinations have been added, especially over the last decade. These days it is possible to take flights to many countries saving a huge amount of time, cost, and inconvenience, on making journeys to other areas of the country to catch a flight.
There are now a number of well-known “no-frills” airlines and household name package tour operators offering a wide range of flights to many well-known and not so well known, holiday destinations.
For example First Choice and Thomson’s package trips are available to Alicante in Spain as well as Tunisia in North Africa. They also offer the possibility of holidays in Egypt, via the airport at Sharm El Sheikh, all direct from Norwich.
If Eastern Europe and its formally unknown delights are more to your taste then Balkan Holidays offers packages to Bulgaria and it is nearly undiscovered beaches. Around Christmas Canterbury Travel’s packages from Norwich include a child pleasing trip to see Father Christmas in Lapland.
If winter sun is more to your taste First Choice & Thomson can fly you away from the misery of a British winter to the Canaries and their package holiday destinations on the island of Tenerife, where you can experience the sun on your back year-round, and arrive back home refreshed sporting a January suntan.
Greece has been a popular destination from Norwich for many years and several companies offer package trips to the Greek island of Corfu and it’s lost in time feel, which is cleverly mixed with an exciting nightlife for those who want to dance the night away. Crete is another possibility, with Airtours, Classic Collection, Flexible Trips, Planet Holidays and Thomas Cook making it a premier getaway destination from Norwich.
If somewhere slightly more British is more to your taste then perhaps the Channel Islands will be of interest to you, with Premier Holidays offering packages to Guernsey and Jersey during the summer months. The unspoiled charms of the Portuguese Atlantic island of Madeira are also available from the aptly named, Atlantic Holidays.
Several companies also flying to the point where East meets West, Turkey, Airtours, Flexible Trips, Manos and Thomas Cook offer package opportunities to both Dalaman and Antalya, in this incredibly diverse and varied country.
As you can see from just this selection Norwich International airport is now very much capable of whisking package tourists to many destinations.
Take a look at what three of the major discount Package tour operators have to offer from Norwich:
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