Customize your travel to your group's special interests with our individually customized travel programs?from food lovers to adventure travelers let Central Holidays create the perfect vacation for you. Below please find some thought-inspiring topics to consider, or feel free to offer your suggestions and allow our destination specialists to take care of the rest.
Enjoy our Culture and History Programs throughout the world, with unforgettable visits to castles, places of worship, museums, gardens, and ancient buildings that have been unbelievably well preserved. Experience the culture of the various people, by attending concerts, shows, or simply trying the local foods of that particular country. Meet the locals and interact with them by attending their festivals. Enjoy the landscapes and the panoramas of a particular destination, and learn about the country by just spending time there.
Enjoy a culinary extravaganza or visit some of the finest vineyards throughout Europe sample exquisite wines...savor traditional regional cuisine... experience the warmth and hospitality of locals that will make you feel at home... join in one of our cooking class itineraries where you can create some of your very own culinary masterpieces - all while exploring the rich diversity of Europe's picturesque towns, enchanting landscapes, and glorious cities.
River cruising in Europe is ideal for group travel. On our vast selection of enchanting river cruises throughout Europe and beyond you get meticulously planned itineraries ? packed with included sightseeing and time at leisure to explore coupled with a relaxed, casual, and comfortably stylish setting onboard for an outstanding trip each and every time. Our first-class voyages provide your group with the convenience of no packing and unpacking; no checking in and out of hotels; and no traffic jams to deal with ? just exquisite travel memories to enjoy. At each port, choose to join in the planned shore excursions, have a program created to your group?s interests, or opt for relaxing onboard in your vessel?s hot tub or in one of the state-of-the-art public areas ideal for sharing your time in Europe. With excellent tour directors and plenty of free time to wander, your group will be enveloped in the charm of each place you visit. Central Holidays also offers Mediterranean cruising with customized pre and post land programs to bring you the best of both worlds.
We offer a full complement of itineraries to religious destinations throughout Europe and the Mediterranean: visit Italy and participate in the weekly Papal Audience at St. Peter's Basilica, or reflect at the tomb of St. Francis of Assisi, the Shrine of Padre Pio in San Giovanni Rotondo, or the Sanctuary of Loreto; visit the pilgrimage sites of Lourdes in France, Fatima in Portugal, and Santiago de Compostela in Spain. Follow the steps of St. Paul in Greece and Turkey or walk the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem.