Frequently Asked Questions


The average standard are 3-star hotels, however, on the Luxuria Signature range we have selected 4-star hotels located centrally.

    Our partner, Leger Holidays, have custom built and operate their own vehicles with 2 staff on board every coach. There are 3 standards;
  1. Executive– a 50 seat coach with a maximum of 50 passengers
  2. Silver Service – a 50 seat coach with a maximum of 40 passengers
  3. Luxuria – a 50 seat coach with a maximum of 31 passengers

All coaches are equipped with Air Conditioning, on board toilet and reclining seats.

Silver Service and Luxuria have a café/bar with a range of hot and cold drinks available for sale.

Luxuria is the equivalent of a business class airplane seat. There are 3 seats in a 2/1 formation, with back of headrest screens, USB charge points and foot rests.

Apart from the superior vehicle quality as mentioned above, we have over 200 itineraries and offer flexibility in terms of our touring and meal arrangements for you choose while on holiday.

With a wide selection of European escorted tours, short breaks, Christmas/winter breaks and Single Traveller holidays, there are itineraries suited to first time visitors to those who prefer diving deeper into specialised regions.

Some touring is included, however, the majority of touring and meals apart from breakfast are optional. Tours may be purchased directly in destination and are reasonable e.g. an Amsterdam river cruise is 11 Euros per passenger.

On most of our longer tours, the coaches depart from and return to UK (including hundreds of pick up points throughout England, Wales and Scotland at no additional cost).

You may join at the first night hotel in Europe which needs to be mentioned at the time of booking. There is no reduction in price should you choose to start/finish the trip in UK or Europe.

McLachlan European Holidays attracts customers from all over Australia and New Zealand, so for the sake of your flexibility we don’t insist on departure from any particular Australian airport. By listing the tour price without airfares, you have the flexibility to simply join one of our holidays from the UK or Europe. If you need us to arrange your airfare, we have access to some of the most competitive discounted airfares in Australia and many of our passengers entrust their entire arrangements to McLachlan European Holidays.
Absolutely! McLachlan European Holidays is part of a fully accredited travel organisation that has won numerous industry awards and is staffed by many of Australia’s most credible professional travel consultants. Our years of experience and depth of knowledge ensure your travel arrangements are in good hands. We are happy to arrange your airfares, accommodation, and any other travel arrangements you may need before or after your tour.
Yes it is a condition of travel with McLachlan European Holidays that each passenger is adequately covered by an appropriate travel insurance policy. We strongly advise taking out Travel Insurance at the time of making your booking to provide full cover. We will require you to send us your insurance details in advance. If you would like a competitive quote please Click Here