Destinations: The Holiday and Travel Show - The Essential Event For Travel Inspiration

Packed with hundreds of leading and independent tour operators, over 70 tourist boards from across the globe, cultural entertainment, world flavours, travel celebrities and more Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show is the UK's biggest and longest-running travel show.  The show is the place to fuel your wanderlust and is a brilliant opportunity to indulge your passion for travelling.

With a huge choice of holiday options on offer visitors can be inspired to discover new destinations and adventures from our expert exhibitors.

In 2016 the Stanfords Travel Writers Festival showcased an incredible line-up of talks, presentations and panel sessions from a host of leading travel writers, authors and adventurers, whilst exotic cultures were brought to life through dance, performance, food and drink tastings on the Experience The World stages.

Our two Meet the Experts Theatres, which provide over 50 hours of free travel advice from destination specialists covering an array of journeys to every continent, provide inspirations to our visitors to discover and learn about various new destinations.

Thank you to all our visitors who made this year's show a success. Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show will return to Olympia London, 2nd - 5th February 2017!

Wherever your next journey leads make sure it begins at Destinations.

Travel News

It's been a fantastic first day at Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show (4-7 February) and you have until Sunday to head down to Olympia London and meet an incredible selection of travel...

Show Offers

Each and every GIC villa offers something unique that makes it that extra bit special - whether it be a cottage close to the sea with a boat mooring, a child-friendly villa with pool or a village...

Attractions and inspiration for 2016

Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show, the UK’s biggest and longest running travel show, has teamed up with National Geographic to put adventure travel at the heart of the show in 2016.

You'll get to meet National Geographic travel experts, immerse yourself in a world of adventure...

Dive in and experience world cultures, foods and entertainment in our four incredible stages: Experience the Americas, Experience Asia, Experience Africa and Experience Europe! Get a taste for unusual international delicacies with hundreds of free world food and drink samples, enjoy the...

From explorers, adventurers, TV presenters, journalists and politicians to food writers and poets, the Stanfords Travel Writers Festival will bring a brand new line-up of the very best travel authors to Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show. 

Celebrity speakers at the 2016 event ...