04 Apr 2003 -
Sunwing & Red Seal Vacations release UK/Europe 2003/04 Brochure
Sunwing & Red Seal Vacations have just released their 16 pg double-covered brochure for the UK and Europe.
The Sunwing UK program features European Aviation charter flights that will operate from Toronto to London and Manchester for the peak summer period of Mid-June to mid-September.
European Aviation has been in business for over ten years with offices in the UK, and has operated for some of the largest UK tour operators. Its fleet includes five Jumbo jets and eleven 737’s.
Flights to and from London Gatwick will operate four times per week (Fridays, Sundays, Mondays & Wednesdays) from June 27 to Sep 11. Manchester flights will be operating from July 7 to September 10 twice weekly on Mondays & Wednesdays.
Sunwing will be featuring European Aviation’s Jumbo Boeing 747 aircraft. Flights feature three classes of service.
Economy class (Y) is for travellers of all ages with a comfortable seat pitch of 32” to 34” (scheduled service seating) along with a limited number of skycots available for infants. Its in-flight service will consist of a hot dinner with wine followed by a continental breakfast on UK bound flights. Enjoy a hot lunch with wine and afternoon tea on the Toronto bound flight. Additionally, in-flight entertainment headsets are available at the cost of $5 along with a cash bar. The baggage allowance is 20 kgs or 44 lbs.
The Upper Deck Class (U) will also have a comfortable seat pitch of 32” to 34” in a separate cabin assigned as a quiet zone, only for adults with its own washroom facilities and in-flight attendant. It also features complimentary seat selection and is available at an extra $100 per sector.
The Premium Class (J) (regular scheduled business class seating with a large set pitch of 51”) is located in a separate front spacious cabin with individual TV monitors, upgraded meals, complimentary bar service & in-flight entertainment headsets, a big baggage allowance of 30 kgs or 66 lbs, complimentary seat selection plus a convenient separate red carpet check-in at the airport, all available for only an additional $300 per sector.
Travellers can also combine the different classes of service by flying on one class of service one-way & another class of service on their return.
Sunwing is the only tour operator providing a senior and youth discount of $60 roundtrip that applies to those 65+yrs and 13 to 18 yr olds. A child discount of $100 roundtrip applies to kids 2 to 12 yrs. Infants under 2 years of age will be allowed to travel for free plus there are a limited number of skycots available.
Other features on these Sunwing Trans-Atlantic flights are:
·No minimum or maximum stay
·Open jaws at no extra cost
·No weekend surcharges
·Pre-paids are available at an added cost of $40
High season roundtrip fares are available for a limited time offer from the following prices:
·Adult - $599
·Youths - $539
·Senior - $539
·Child - $499
Seat selection is available on Economy class (Y) seats with Sunwing at a cost of $10 each way by calling 1-800-761-1711 or 416-620-3380. Complimentary seat selection is available on Upper Deck Class (U) and Premium Class (J) cabins.
Britrail and European train travel passes are all available including Gatwick Express, BritRail Flexipass, BritRail Classic Pass, the Eurostar (Channel Tunnel Train) and Thalys Premier Train. Sunwing & Red Seal Vacations offer rail pass protection for certain passes at a cost of $16 per person.
Car rentals featuring basic and inclusive plans are offered at a number of European countries including Britain, Belgium, Ireland, Holland, Spain and Switzerland with weekly pricing commencing at $193.
Discover Britain, Ireland & Europe with the Best Western Travel Card. Priced from $63 per person, per night, this go-as-you please program allows you the flexibility and choice to visit over 950 Best Western hotels throughout 33 European countries.
A wide selection of hotels and apartments are available once again throughout central London for any consumer priced from $79 per person, based on double occupancy.
Favourites such as the London Finishing Touches are also back. They include London Visitor Travel Cards, Great British Heritage Pass, and Sightseeing in London with Golden Tours along with Theatre tickets and passes priced from $59 per person.
Red Seal’s accommodation program includes city hotels featured throughout Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Holland, Hungary, Ireland, Spain and Switzerland.
Red Seal Vacations also offers weekly Tuesday flights with LTU from Toronto to Dusseldorf from May to September/2003.
For more information, contact
Director of Marketing and Product
Tel: 416 620 3386