Black Friday Travel Deals 2019
Unless you’ve been off the radar recently, you probably know that Friday 29th November is Black Friday, one of the year’s biggest sales. If you can’t get online for Black Friday then don’t worry as Cyber Monday comes straight after on Monday 2nd December.
And it’s not just Amazon that have big sales. With savings on accommodation, transport and tours, it’s also a good time to book your travel for next year too.
To celebrate I’ve included all the Black Friday sales I can find to help us solo travellers. I’ve also added a Girl about the Globe special too! Find all the discounts listed below. Either click on the relevant topic or read the whole article for all of the deals!
- Girl about the Globe Products
- Tour Companies
- Day Tours
- Getting Around
- Travel Accessories
- Website Hosting
Girl about the Globe Products – Save 50%
You can still save a 50% discount on all of our Girl about the Globe products. That means that you can feel more confident travelling solo for half the price. Choose from the Solo Girl’s Survival Kit, the Girl about the Globe Guidebook, the Solo Travel Card or the Solo Travel Starter Kit. The discount is only until midnight on 30th November. Just enter “HappySinglesDay” at the checkout to get the discount:
Amazon.com – Their biggest sale!
Amazon are launching its biggest ever Black Friday Sale from 22nd November to 29th November with new deals being announced every day. Search the site for anything that you usually buy from Amazon. It’s also a good opportunity to buy travel products and Christmas presents too!
Airbnb – Save £25 off your first stay
If hotels are too expensive and you are looking for more privacy than a hostel, then Airbnb is a good choice. You can either rent a private room in a local’s place or pay for a whole apartment to yourself. Save £20 off your first Airbnb trip of £55 (US $25) or more with this link. N.b. This isn't a Black Friday special but I’ve included them as you can still save money.
Booking.com – Save money
Booking.com is my favourite accommodation booking site which lists hostels, hotels, apartments and eco accommodation. They are offering 40% off to Genius members for their Black Friday sale. The sale ends on Cyber Monday and you can save money on select stays until March 31.
Glamping Hub – $40 off
If you’ve ever wanted to stay in a traditional ger (yurt), a lotus bell tent near the beach, or a charming beach cottage on the coast, Glamping Hub has all types of unique accommodations and are offering $40 off your booking during Cyber Week. The site offers alternatives to hotels and a chance to get back to nature. With 27 different types of glamping in 115 countries and a motto to “embrace uniqueness” you can guaranteed to have a unique night’s stay.
Yotel – Save 40%
Yotel are a funky hotel chain with hotels in NYC, Boston, Singapore, San Francisco, Amsterdam, Istanbul, Edinburgh and Porto. You can also stay with their YOTELAIR chain in numerous airports too.
Contiki – Save up to 30% off
If you’re aged 18 to 35 years old and are looking for a fun trip, check out Contiki. As a worldwide leader in group travel they offer group trips to Europe, Asia, New Zealand and many more. Book your trip between 29th November to 2nd December and you can save up to 30% off if you pay in full in December too.
G Adventures – Save up to 30% off
I love this sustainable travel company who have their own foundation. They haven’t yet released their Black Friday specials but they do have current discounts of up to 20% and 30% off tours to Asia, South America, Africa and Europe. Click the link below from 26th November to see their Black Friday deals.
Intrepid Travel – 20% off
Intrepid Travel offer small group tours to worldwide destinations. From 25th November until 5th December you can save 20% off trips to Australia, Cambodia, Thailand, Guatemala, South Africa and so many more. If you’re planning on visiting Antarctica you can save up to 30% off.
Italy on a Budget – Up to 30% off
If you’ve ever wanted to travel around Italy on a budget then this tour company is for you. From the Amalfi Coast to week-long Italy tours, you can save up to 15% off. From 28th November to 2nd December you can make an even bigger saving and save 30% on their crazy 4 day sale. If you haven’t heard of them you can read the reviews here or go straight to their website on the link below to find out more.
MacBackpackers – Save 33%
If you’ve ever wanted to explore the history and culture of Scotland, MacBackpackers have been offering Scottish adventures for the last 20 years. Designed for 18 to 40 year olds, this award-winning company are ideal for solo travellers wanting to meet like-minded others and have fun on their trip (and they’re 100% Scottish). Save 33% on all standard tours between 25th November to 4th December with promo code “DihaoineDubh2019.”
Top Deck – Up to 30% off
Topdeck are offering up to 30% off selected trips. If you haven't heard of them, Topdeck arrange tours for 18 to 30 somethings and have worldwide adventures. The savings are on trips leaving in the next 4 months.
Travel Talk – 50% off Skiing in Bansko
If you are aged 18-39 and are looking for an adventure tour company, look no further than Travel Talk, a budget-friendly tour company for adventurous and cultural travellers. Designed for 18 to 39 year olds who are looking for affordable tours with a premium service, they offer group tours to Spain, Portugal, Croatia, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Morocco, and more. Save up to 50% on all Ski Bansko tours. Offer ends November 30, 2019.
Get Your Guide – From 15% to 25% off
From 29th November Get Your Guide is giving up to 25% off all tours and activities including their best-in-class GetYourGuide Original tours that offer exclusive access to top sights. They have worldwide day tours for every type of solo whether you are planning on seeing the views from the Eiffel Tower in Paris or visiting the floating market in Bangkok.
City Passes – Save money and win prizes
If you are planning a trip to New York, London or Paris, you can take advantage of the city pass sales. A city pass will save you money on attractions and city transportation. From Friday 29th November until 2nd December you can also win tours such as an afternoon tea in London or a helicopter experience over the Big Apple. Save money and potentially win at the same time!
- Check prices for the Paris pass here
- Check prices for the New York pass here
- Check prices for the London pass here
Avis – Get an Amazon gift card
If you are a member of Amazon Prime and planning car hire, make sure to book between 28th November to 2nd December to get a special offer. Between this period Avis are giving an Amazon gift card for up to 15% of your booking cost.
Busabout – Black Friday Specials
Bus about are a hop-on hop-off bus company where you can travel around Europe, Asia, Africa and the USA and get dropped off at hostels on the way. I love this company and used them for part of my Europe trip. They are a great way to meet other solos on the buses. They currently have a 10% discount on 2020/2021 Asia trips with the promo code ‘ASIAEB’ until 18th December. Sign up to their email list to get notified off the Black Friday offers.
Megabus – Free bus passes
Megabus are giving away thousands of free tickets from Cyber Monday. If you are planning on travelling around the USA in January or February 2020, check their site for their ticket giveaway. They offer bus tickets to more than 100 cities in the United States.
Skyscanner – Black Friday Deals
Unsure where to choose next for your trip? Skyscanner have picked some of the most inspiring destinations to fly to. Get savings on worldwide flights when you book between 29th November to 2nd December.
Ryan Air – Sales
Ryan Air do have a bit of a reputation for hidden costs but if you’re prepared to pay extra for baggage (including hand luggage), then you can get some really great deals. They fly to 27 different countries so you’re guaranteed to find a deal to a new destination.
Trtl Travel Pillow – Get 30% off
If you’ve ever wanted a good night’s sleep when you travel but found the traditional neck pillows too uncomfortable, try the Trtl travel pillow. It’s been scientifically proven for neck support and is only half the size of a standard U-shaped travel pillow. As a Black Friday special you can get 30% off.
Ivory Ella – 40% off
If you want to buy a funky t-shirt and help elephants at the same time, Ivory Ella is an online clothing store affiliated with Save the Elephants. They donate 10% of the profits of all clothing and accessories. Choose from long-sleeved pink t-shirts, tie dye hoodies and cosy sherpas. They even have recycled leggings in their clothes for a cause. Choose from selected items for 40% off between 27th November to 2nd December 2019.
Bluehost – 50% off
If you’ve ever wanted to start your very own travel blog (like me!) then you’ll need hosting for your site. Blue Host is offering a discounted rate for Black Friday making it a great time to start thinking about starting your blog. Instead of paying €7.27 a month the rates are as low as €2.68 a month! Sign up before 2nd December to make the most of the discounted rate.
SiteGround – 75% off
Starting from Friday 29th November Siteground are offering 75% off all off their shared hosting plans for new clients who sign up for a period of 1, 2, or 3 years. The deal will be running until Cyber Monday.
Happy shopping 🙂
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