Press release

Saga takes the stress out of holidays

Tuesday 2 November 2010

As the 12th annual National Stress Awareness Day on 3 November celebrates the theme 'Start Living, Stop Stressing' Saga Holidays shows how you can take the stress out of travelling and make the most of your experience.

Planning the trip of a lifetime – whether it's trekking, island hopping or combating great mountain ranges - can be a daunting task. Saga Holidays aims to make travelling as stress-free as possible by taking care of all the arrangements from start to finish.

· Take the stress out of planning: Saga offers well-planned tours and itineraries that take in the main attractions of the destination as well as some hidden treasures.

· Take the stress out of budgeting: Insurance, flights, airport taxes, fees and charges, visas, accommodation, selected meals, transfers and a Saga representative are all included in the price

· Take the stress out of booking: No need to wait for last minute bargains as Saga's Price Promise ensures customers always get the best deal and will automatically pass on any further reductions in brochure prices after booking.

· Take the stress out of travelling: Saga's UK Travel Service offers a hassle-free start to the holiday with a door-to-door chauffeur service on all long-haul tours for customers living within 75 miles of the departure airport, or airport car parking or UK domestic flights.

For the most stress-free holidays Saga recommends:

The Himalayan Trail to Bhutan

Leave your worries behind and head to the ‘land of happiness’ with this magical tour from India to Bhutan. Walk above the clouds while visiting monasteries set on mountain edges and take in awe-inspiring views of the Paro Valley.

16 nights from £2949 per person

Machu Picchu and the Galapagos Islands

Watching as sea lions relax on the shore soaking up the sun it will be hard to feel anything but calm on the enchanting Galapagos isles. This ‘must-do’ tour visits the magnificent ruins of Machu Picchu and the colonial architecture of Cuzco and Quito before a three-night all-inclusive cruise that will take in the most spectacular wildlife of the Galapagos Islands.

12 nights from £3949 per person

Rocky Mountaineer

What could be more relaxing than ‘the most spectacular train trip in the world’ through Canada’s Rocky Mountains. On this memorable trip customers can travel through this vast mountain range whilst admiring breathtaking sights of shimmering lakes, rushing rivers and rolling hills from the comfort of their seat.

11 nights from £2349 per person

For further details please call 0800 056 5880 or visit




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