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Cosmos has been providing holiday adventures since 1961. A family-owned company, we specialise in escorted tour and cruise holidays, with over 400 crafted itineraries available across 80 destinations.

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Recent news

Statement on Monarch Travel Group

(London 2 October) UK tour operator Cosmos Tours Ltd wishes to express its sadness over the news of Monarch Travel Group entering administration. Cosmos Tours Ltd has no links whatsoever with Monarch.

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News archive

Experience your own Indian adventure with Cosmos 

As this week sees Joanna Lumley back on British TV screens to travel the length and breadth of India, holiday company Cosmos reports that bookings have doubled in a year to the subcontinent, making it the fastest growing long haul holiday choice for customers.

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Just released: Limited seats on Cosmos' special 40th memorial Elvis and the Southern Sounds tour

This year marks the 40th year since the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll died, and Elvis fans have a fantastic opportunity to experience the sights and sounds of the legend himself, as American touring specialist, Cosmos has just released extra seats on its popular Elvis and the Southern Sounds 40th Memorial Tour, departing 12 August.

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Cosmos takes new direction with a refreshed brand and new holiday adventures for 2018

(London 20 April) Today, holiday specialist, Cosmos Tours & Cruises re-launches as Cosmos, taking a new direction as it undergoes a full rebrand to reflect the incredible choice of exciting worldwide holiday adventures it can now offer.

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Cosmos tours expands Balkan programme

Touring specialist, Cosmos Tours has expanded its Balkan programme to include an exciting range of escorted tours in Croatia, Bosnia, Herzegovina and Serbia.

With five new itineraries, from 5-9 days in duration, the tours meet demand from customers who want to discover the incredible culture, history and scenery of the Balkan region.  

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Cosmos Tours Reports Huge Demand For India Holidays

With India in the spotlight at the moment, on both the big and small screen as epic films are released like the ‘Viceroy’s House’, and a new ITV series ‘Good Karma Hospital’ set to start on Sunday, specialist holiday company, Cosmos Tours has seen a huge spike of 100% in bookings compared to last year. 

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