Our latest travel updates

International Travel Returns with Cosmos

Including Flexible Booking and Travel Options

Cosmos is happy to announce we are operating some 2021 departures. For your select destination, simply check our website for available departure dates and details.

As more countries expand access, we will continue to update available 2021 departures on a regular basis. For 2022 departures and beyond for your select destination, simply check our website for availability.

UK Passengers travelling will need to check:

Proof of a full COVID-19 vaccination is currently required for all Cosmos tours and cruises. For details on all Cosmos Health & Safety Requirements, click here.

For Destination Entry and Return to the UK Requirements, simply click here  and enter "Where from?" "Where to?" and enter your date range. This will take you to specific information for both your departure destination and for entry to the UK upon your return. You must also check if you need to complete a Passenger Locator Form before travel to your destination. Click here and enter the Country you are visiting.

The UK government has introduced a Traffic Light System for entering the UK after visiting other Countries. It is our intention to operate our tours & cruises, where operationally viable, to destinations on the governments Green or Amber list which are accepting international visitors. For more information about your return to the UK please click on your Country of Residence above. If a PCR test is required once back in the UK as part of the rules of arriving from your destination you will need to pre-book the tests, before your holiday begins. Click here to see the UK government approved test providers. 

Remember you must have comprehensive travel insurance including Covid cover to protect you for all eventualities

And please note that as some destinations continue to have restricted access, we are carefully monitoring and suspending related upcoming departures. Our Cosmos guest service team is in contact with affected travelers, reviewing options for future travel.

For any questions regarding your preferred destination and available 2021 travel dates, please contact us at 03300588237 or call your travel advisor.


Book and Travel with Peace of Mind

Cosmos is allowing guests with bookings on any suspended travel dates to move dates easily and without incurring cancellation fees, land or airline penalties*.

You are free to move your booking to any Globus family of brands (Globus, Cosmos or Avalon Waterways) holiday for any destination. If you are not ready to choose your new holiday, the full value paid to us will be provided via a Letter of Credit, redeemable for any future departure through 2022 and is transferable.

To make the transition easier, this program includes an additional bonus credit. This bonus credit of up to £150 per person will be in addition to your Letter of Credit, redeemable for any future travel through 2022. Please note that the additional Avalon Waterways Bonus Credit cannot be applied to a Cosmos River Cruise:

  • Bonus credit of £150 when redeemed for an Avalon Waterways cruise 

  • Bonus credit of £75 when redeemed for a Globus tour

  • Bonus credit of £75 when redeemed for a Cosmos tour/Cosmos River Cruise, or £40 for an Escapes by Globus tour

And for added flexibility for future travel plans, we’re also offering a Peace of Mind Travel Plan, allowing you to move your 2021 or 2022 booking to any other date, departure or brand up until your final payment date. Click here for details 

*Peace of Mind offer valid for suspended departures August 1 through December 2021. The new booking bonus will be in addition to the Letter of Credit amount. Only one booking bonus per person can be applied per reservation.

Suspended departures August 1 through December 31, 2021 may retain past promotional offers if rebooked by July 9, 2021. Changes in airfare may apply, and the new booking is subject to any increase in vacation price for 2021 and 2022 travel. Offer may be withdrawn at any time and other restrictions may apply.

Cancellations for tours that have not been suspended follow our regular trip cancellation policy. Deposits remain non-refundable and applicable final payment dates still apply. Applicable price of the new tour/cruise/package applies. Air penalties and changes in airfare may apply. May be withdrawn any time. Refer to Terms & Conditions for details.