Discover Martin Clunes’ Islands of America

by Travelbag on 04 February 2019, 10:02AM

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After exploring the islands of Britain and Australia, Martin Clunes has recently embarked on a tour across various islands in the USA. Launched on ITV on 5th February, Martin Clunes’ Islands of America follows his adventures as he travels from coast to coast, uncovering some of the USA’s lesser-known islands. Get ready to discover another side to America, from the coastal scenery of California’s Channel Islands National Park, to the rugged wilderness of Alaska’s Kodiak Island.

If you like what you see – and we’re pretty sure you will – why not plan your own island adventure in the States? To help you follow in Martin Clunes’ footsteps and go beyond America’s mainland, we’ve created these exclusive holiday packages. Take a look and start planning your holiday to the USA.

 

Hawaii

Nearly 2,500 miles west of California, Hawaii is appearing on more and more bucket lists – and not just for Jurassic Park fans. This remote archipelago is diverse, romantic and increasingly easy to get to, with more flights from London than ever before. Popular with honeymooners and adventurers alike, Hawaii serves up stunning volcanic vistas, glorious Pacific beaches, and abundant wildlife – not to mention a wide range of luxury hotels.

How to get there

Enjoy seven nights in Hawaii staying at the four-star Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay on a room-only basis from £1479pp. This includes flights from London Heathrow with Air Canada, for travel any time between 1st and 30th of September 2019. Transfers are not included.

 

Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts

Floating off Massachusetts’ southern coast, Martha’s Vineyard has long since been a summer spot for wealthy and well-connected Americans. And it’s easy to see why. Oozing with charm, this little isle is the epitome of rocking-chair-on-a-porch USA. Martha’s Vineyard is all about sleepy harbour towns, character-filled farms and cute lighthouses. It makes a great day trip from Boston or Cape Cod – all you need is your camera and a sense of adventure.

How to get there

Book your place on our 12-day Best of New England self-drive tour, featuring accommodation at a range of four- and four-and-a-half-star hotels on room-only basis. Prices start from £1,199pp including car hire and flights from London Heathrow with United Airlines, for travel any time between 1st and 30th of April 2019. Transfers are not included.

Martha's Vineyard

San Juan Islands, Washington State

Anchored off northwest America, the San Juan Islands are a collection of over 100 isles. Peppered throughout Puget Sound, they’re unspoilt, tranquil and a haven for wildlife. But they’re also just a stone’s throw from Seattle – and easily reached thanks to Washington State Ferries and seaplane tours – offering you a picturesque retreat from the city. Once you’re on the islands, you can go hiking and kayaking, explore historical communities, and go in search of wild orcas on a whale-watching tour.

How to get there

We’re offering three nights in Seattle staying at the four-star Edgewater Hotel on a room-only basis from £579pp. This includes flights from London Gatwick with American Airlines, for travel any time between 1st and 28th of February 2019. Transfers are not included.

 

Florida Keys, Florida

While Orlando may often steal the limelight in the Sunshine State, Florida Keys is the real show-stopper. Stretching off the southern tip of Florida, these easy-going islands stretch for around 120 miles. Famous for their reefs, snorkelling and scuba diving, the isles themselves are actually a coral cay archipelago, connected to mainland Florida by the famous Seven Mile Bridge – one of the most scenic drives in the world. The Keys is the perfect place for a relaxing beach break, but you can also expect lively bars in Key West, along with cultural sites like the Ernest Hemingway Museum.

How to get there

Discover Florida Keys with two nights at the four-star Riviera Suites South Beach in Miami, and five nights at the four-star Hawk Cay Resort from £969pp. This price includes car hire for seven days and flights from London with American Airlines, based on selected travel dates between 1st and 30th of September 2019.

Seven Mile Bridge, Florida Keys

Kodiak Island, Alaska

You’ve heard of Yellowstone and Yosemite – but what about Kodiak Island? If you’re into wildlife, this place should definitely be on your list. Just an hour’s flight south of Anchorage, this rugged Alaskan isle is home to the world’s second-largest species of bear – the Kodiak Bear. Even larger than a grizzly, these shy creatures are best spotted at dawn or dusk. Kodiak Island is also an excellent spot for bird watching, and you’ll find that there are lots of hiking trails and guided walks across the island.

How to get there

Plan your own trip to Kodiak Island when you book five nights in Anchorage, staying at the four-star Hotel Alyeska on a room-only basis. Prices start from £1279pp including flights from London Heathrow, for travel any time between 1st and 30th of May 2019.

 

Manhattan, New York

Arguably America’s most famous island, Manhattan is often totally disregarded as an island at all. And, with a population of nearly two million, it’s certainly not your average spec of land. Within its 23-square-miles worth of space, the heart of New York packs in some of the world’s most famous landmarks, including the Empire State Building, the Rockefeller Centre and Grand Central Station. As with any island, though, it’s best viewed from afar – stroll across Brooklyn Bridge or sail out to the Statue of Liberty, and look back at the most iconic skyline on Earth.

How to get there

Bite into the Big Apple with three nights in Manhattan, staying at the four-star Westgate New York City on a room-only basis. Prices start from £669pp including flights from London Heathrow with American Airlines, for travel any time between 1st and 30th of September 2019. Transfers not included.

Manhattan, New York City

These special holiday packages must be booked by 5th March 2019 – so what are you waiting for? Call our expert team today on 0203 139 7026 to book your American island adventure, or visit your nearest Travelbag shop.


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