Bontour | Holidays & Tours from the Channel Islands

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Welcome to Bontour

At Bontour, we want your holidays to be fantastique and our friendly team brings you their expertise with, of course, a little bit of extra je ne sais quoi.

Part of C. I. Travel Group, Bontour is a local company established over 30 years ago. We pride ourselves on personalised service, in-depth knowledge, high standards and above all, excellent value.

We specialise in short breaks and group itineraries across France, the UK and the Channel Islands and expertly organise escorted tours close to home and further afield using direct flights where possible. Our website is here to inspire you and tempt you with special offers, however we can also tailor-make your holiday helping you turn a dream into the memory of a lifetime.

Join the journey, come to see us; we’re your one stop shop from air and sea travel to trains and concert tickets and everything in-between and beyond. Bon Voyage!

The Bontour Experience


The team at Bontour offer a wealth of knowledge and experience together with a friendly personal service. Whatever you long to do, wherever you’d love to stay, we would be happy to advise you – be it a short break, a special occasion, a group or family outing, we can make it happen.

Five Star Customer Service


We believe that our knowledge, friendliness and customer service are second to none - but don’t just take our word for it!

We consistently receive positive feedback from our customers via independent feedback forum, FeeFo, and maintain a positive rating of 4.7 stars!

Feefo Gold Trusted Merchant

“It is all organised for you, all I had to do was turn up!”

“I will always use Bontour for my trips to France.”

“You'll feel that Bontour want to do the best for you.”

“Always friendly and helpful and extremely efficient.”

Our Featured Destinations

Florence City Break By Blue Islands and Bontour

Package Prices

Return direct flights + 3 nights B&B at the 3* Hotel Delle Nazioni + hotel transfers + 20kg luggage:
from only £629 per person*

* This offer is based on two adults sharing a double or twin room at the 3* Hotel Delle Nazioni and return direct flights to Florence from the Channel Islands. Jersey via Guernsey to Florence. A single supplement of £159 per person applies for a stay at the 3* Hotel Delle Nazioni. Please note that we provide full financial protection for our package holidays therefore a £2.50 supplement will be added to your package price. Low deposit of only £100.

Direct City Break Sold Out.
Waitlist only.
Please call 01534 496687 for details.

Why not look at FlyDirect’s city break to Barcelona instead?

Direct City Break
Channel Islands to Florence
Fri 19th to Mon 22nd October 2018

Blue Islands and Bontour bring you an exclusive direct trip to the Capital of Tuscany: the enchanting Florence! Be ready to explore the Cradle of the Renaissance from the 19th to the 22nd October and experience the magnificent city and all it has to offer, from the historical Ponte Vecchio to the many designer shops. A perfect Autumnal break, this package includes direct flights between the Channel Islands and Florence, a choice of three centrally located hotels for the duration of your stay and return transfers to your accommodation. Your flight also includes 20kg hold luggage, to fill with extravagant Haute-Couture items and tasty local wines!

Be free to simply enjoy your city break as you choose, before we collect you from your door on the day of your departure.

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Florence Optional Excursions

Day Trip to Pisa
  • Day Trip to Pisa (Transport & Visit)

Spend a day visiting one of the most iconic structures in the world: The Leaning Tower of Pisa. This wonderful tour will transport you to experience the incredible Miracoli Square and its white marble masterpieces: the Cathedral, the Baptistery, the Monumental Graveyard and the world renowned Leaning Tower. You’ll be accompanied by a knowledgeable tour leader who will assist you during your whole day trip. If you select to purchase entrance to The Leaning Tower, you will be issued with a ‘skip the line’ ticket giving you more time to enjoy at your leisure.

(Available everyday)

Prices:

Day trip to Pisa: £45.00 per person

Day trip to Pisa incl. entrance to The Leaning Tower: £69.00 per person

Collection from: Outside Santa Maria Novella Train Station, in front of Bar Reale.


Hop On Hop Off
  • Hop-on, Hop-off bus tickets, to use any time during your stay

Explore the jewel of the Renaissance, the incredible Florence and its surroundings with a hop-on hop-off bus pass. With two available routes: the ‘Florence City Route’, with 18 stops featuring the Duomo and Palazzo Pitti and the ‘Fiesole Route’ which will allow you to experience some incredible Tuscan views. Each bus will have an audio guide and the choice of a Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus ticket for either 24 hours or 48 hours so that you can enjoy Florence at your own pace.

(Available everyday)

Prices:

24 hours: £22.00 per person

48 hours: £26.00 per person

Collection from: Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station.


Tuscany Wine Tasting
  • Wine Tasting Tour

There aren’t many better ways to spend a day in Italy than tasting the local wine, and this excursion allows you to do just that! You’ll discover the art of the Chianti wine region and its rolling hills and olive groves. Lead by an expert, you’ll have the pleasure of enjoying two rich wine tastings of the world renowned Chianti red wine, accompanied by delicious regional products. If that wasn’t enough, you’ll also get a free visit of Greve in Chianti which is a quaint treasure trove of art, history and great flavours.

(Available everyday)

Prices:

Wine Tasting: £42.00 per person

Collection from: Outside Santa Maria Novella Train Station, in front of Bar Reale.


Cooking Class
  • Cooking Class

If you love Italian food and want to know more about it, then this is for you! You’ll experience first-hand the tastes of Tuscany and learn the secrets of Italian cuisine by preparing your own meal! You will buy your own fresh ingredients from San Lorenzo Market (the biggest food market in Florence) and then be guided into how to prepare the perfect dish by a qualified and professional chef. You’ll taste local products, be taught by famous local chefs and have a wine tasting session as well. End the perfect day with a graduation certificate and a booklet of other recipes to show to everyone back home!

(Available everyday)

Prices:

Cooking Class: £73.00 per person

Collection from: TOURS & NEWS STAND in Piazza della Repubblica.

All excursions can be booked until the 30th September.
Payment is due by the 30th September.

Florence's Highlights

Explore Florence and Tuscany this year with this exclusive direct city break! Our trip allows you to make the most of your weekend while you just sit back and relax. With direct flights taking from only 3 hours, we will whisk you off from the airport to your selected hotel. Stay in comfort in a convenient location where you can easily come and go to all the main attractions. You will have plenty of free time to discover Florence, at your own pace. Be ready to explore the birthplace of the Renaissance, a romantic, captivating and irresistible city:

  • Be impressed by the magnificent Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral and its majestic Duomo
  • Stroll along the oldest bridge of the city, the Ponte Vecchio and its centuries-old jewellery shops
  • Watch the sunset with a glass Chianti, from above, at Piazzelle de Michaelangelo
  • Indulge in your fashion fantasies in the elegant capital’s designer shops
  • Hop on a train for a short ride to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa!
  • Discover more about Florence and get some more holiday inspiration here.

Your Choice of Hotels

From Friday 19th to Monday 22nd October 2018. All hotels include breakfast. Prices are based on two people sharing a room.

3* Hotel Delle Nazioni: From £629 per person

Single supplement: £159 per person

4* Starhotels Tuscany Hotel: From £698 per person

Single supplement: £198 per person

4* Grand Hotel Cavour: From £728 per person

Single supplement: £258 per person

Flight Times (all times are local)

Jersey flights will stop-over in Guernsey: outbound passengers will remain on the plane, inbound passengers will be required to pass through customs.

Your flights will be with Blue Islands on-board an ATR 72.

Outbound Flight - Friday 19th October

  • Jersey – Guernsey 07.40 – 08.00
  • Guernsey – Florence 08.20 – 12.20

Return Flight - Monday 22nd October

  • Florence - Guernsey 17.30 - 19.30
  • Guernsey - Jersey - 19.50 - 20.10

Hotel Transfers

Transfers from the airport to your hotel is included in your package. These will take approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.

Luggage

20kg of hold luggage and one cabin bag up to 5kg (maximum 55cm length x 35cm width x 20cm height including wheels and handles) is included in your package price.

In addition to your cabin bag you may also carry one small personal item such as a handbag or laptop bag/briefcase (this item must be smaller than the standard item). The combined weight of both cabin bags must not exceed 10kg.

On-board Catering

There is a selection of sweet and savoury snacks along with soft or alcoholic drinks available to purchase on-board from the in flight menu.

Payment is accepted in cash or card.

Travel Insurance

It is absolutely vital that you have valid travel insurance when booking your holiday from the Channel Islands.

C. I. Travel Group are working in partnership with Cherry Godfrey. Please visit Cherry Godfrey to complete the online form or please call 01481 711666, ask for the 'Travel Insurance Department' and quote C. I. Travel Group to get your tailored quote.

Important Information

Check-in opens from 2 hours prior to scheduled departure time and minimum check-in time for all flights is 1 hour prior to departure.

Final flight details for all departures will be shown on your travel documents issued approximately 2 weeks prior to departure.

Please note the airline reserves the right to change the times for a specific flight at any time.

We provide full financial protection for our package holidays therefore a £2.50 supplement will be added to your package price.

This trip is reliant on a minimum number of passengers to go ahead. We reserve the right to cancel your travel arrangements if the minimum number is not reached in which case you will be contacted no less than 8 weeks before your travel departure and your deposit will be returned.

Recommended Accommodation

Hotel Delle Nazioni, Florence

Hotel Delle Nazioni, Florence

The Hotel Delle Nazioni is located in Florence, Italy, across the street from the Santa Maria Novella Station

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Starhotels Tuscany, Florence

Starhotels Tuscany, Florence

Starhotels Tuscany brings authentic Italian charm and contemporary comfort to Northern Florence’s new business district Novoli

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Grand Hotel Cavour, Florence

Grand Hotel Cavour, Florence

The Hotel Delle Nazioni is located in Florence, Italy, across the street from the Santa Maria Novella Station

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Package Prices

Return direct flights + 3 nights B&B at the 3* Hotel Delle Nazioni + hotel transfers + 20kg luggage:
from only £629 per person*

* This offer is based on two adults sharing a double or twin room at the 3* Hotel Delle Nazioni and return direct flights to Florence from the Channel Islands. Jersey via Guernsey to Florence. A single supplement of £159 per person applies for a stay at the 3* Hotel Delle Nazioni. Please note that we provide full financial protection for our package holidays therefore a £2.50 supplement will be added to your package price. Low deposit of only £100.

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