The Destinations Show, Olympia London

WELCOME TO DESTINATIONS - THE HOLIDAY & TRAVEL SHOW

From the Himalayan paradise of Bhutan to the majestic peaks and notable gastronomy of Macedonia, our world is a place of wonder and, with so much history to live, places to explore and experiences to behold, the question is where will you go next? At Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show London, we're bringing celebrities, experienced travellers, photographers and trailblazers together to share their tales and experiences alongside almost 500 travel companies, tour operators and tourist boards as part of the largest travel show of its kind in the UK.

What can I see at Destinations Show London?

Whether you're passionate about city breaks or love oceanic and river cruises, perhaps you have a special birthday approaching or just want to spend time with the family, London’s top travel event for the discerning traveller brings together all of the elements that you need to discover your destination inspiration. Don’t miss out on our vast selection of talks and sessions from travel experts and specialists, which are all included in your ticket to Destinations! 

View the Full 2020 Schedule Here

New for Destinations London 2020 is the Travel Smarter Stage! Gain the inside track on maximising your travel experiences in ways you may never have thought possible. Gain travel hacks, tips and inspiration from experienced travellers, influencers and experts! Highlights include travel tips from influencer Nicky KelvinThe Points Guy, Wanderlust present Dr Jane Wilson Howarth giving insight on travel health, Lloyd Figgins providing travel safety advice and first hand experiences from nomad traveller and influencers. For tips on how to transform your travel photos, drop into That Wild Idea and Photo Journey's sessions! For a full listing of events and times, click here.

We have a fantastic line-up of authors in this years' Stanford's Writers Festival, a line-up of incredible talks, presentations and panel sessions from a host of leading travel writers, authors and TV travel celebrities.  Don't miss Dom Joly who relives a short walk across Lebanon, Jung Chang reveals the lives of three extraordinary women who helped shape twentieth-century China, Ainsley Harriot discusses traditional recipes and local ingredients which will inspire dishes that will transport you to the real Caribbean from your own kitchen and Michael Portillo talks to Julia Wheeler about his vast travels and what he has learned along the way.
Authors will be available to sign books on the day. For a full listing of events and times, click here.

Each year we bring together experts and celebrity travel guests whose adventures are set to capture the imagination at our Meet the Experts Theatre. This year our theatre highlights include; John Torode, Sir Chris Bonington, mountaineer and photographer, and Pip Stewart, adventurer, journalist. We are delighted to host an Exodus film premiere - Ngumu, spotlighting the incredible female porters of Mr Kilimanjaro, followed by converstion with film director Olly Pemberton and Olympic Gold Medallist Crista Cullen who journeyed with the female porters. For a full listing of events and times, click here.

We are always in awe of the talented photographers taking part in the Wanderlust Travel Photo of the Year Competition. See the images for yourself at Olympia and, if you'd like some travel photography tips, sign up for our travel Photography Masterclasses These 2-hour sessions led by professional photographers will sharpen your skills, iron out bad habits and give you a better understanding of your camera's functions to enhance your travel images. Sessions include an Introduction to Photography with masterclass host Steve Davey, Make Photography Pay with Jamie Marshall and Capturing the Moment with award-winning wildlife photographer Paul Goldstein, but be quick, these are a highlight of the show and spaces fill up fast. To book your travel photography masterclass, click here.

Finally, come and indulge with us at the Taste the World Stage, with free samples of delicacies irresistible to the senses, and flavours that will transport you to your favourite holiday destinations.  For a full listing of events and times, click here. Make sure to look our for our Experience the World pop ups around the Show to bring different cultures to life, which is guarenteed to get you in the mood for travel. 
 

Over 600 inspiring travel brands

75+ global tourist boards

Show-only offers & discounts

Free entry for Children & Carers

DOWNLOAD THE SHOW GUIDE

Click on the Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show 2020 Show Guide Preview below, to see the full exhibitor list, floorplan and speaker timetable for  the Stanfords Travel Writers Festival, Meet The Experts Theatres, Travel Smarter Stage, Taste The World Stage and Travel Photography Masterclasses for the 2020 Show! 

WELCOME TO DESTINATIONS: THE HOLIDAY & TRAVEL SHOW LONDON

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Packed with hundreds of leading and independent expert travel agencies, over 75 tourist boards from across the globe, cultural entertainment, world flavours, travel celebrities and more, Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show in association with The Times & The Sunday Times is the UK's largest and longest-running travel event.

From activity and adventure to culture, cruise and safari and more Destinations vast array of exhibitors will inspire you to discover new destinations and adventures near and far. Take the opportunity to tap into their in-depth knowledge enabling you to tailor-make and book your perfect trip. 

Essential to planning and booking your ultimate trips of a lifetime, the Destinations Show London offers you an unparalleled choice of holiday and destination types. From quaint city breaks to captivating trekking adventures, thrilling cruises to relaxing beach holidays, boutique hotels and everything in between, choose adventures from all around the globe.

Sponsors & Partners

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