Neapolitan Riviera and Italian tours available from Cambridge Airport

Cambridge International Airport has welcomed the announcement by award-winning specialist travel company Newmarket Holidays that it will be offering direct holidays to the Neapolitan Riviera in summer 2016.


The holidays have been introduced for next year due to popular demand from the Airport’s all-new international facilities, with a direct departure to Naples in southern Italy.

Departing in June 2016, travellers will be able to choose from a selection of seven-night packages to Sorrento and nearby resorts on the beautiful Bay of Naples and Amalfi Coast, just a stone’s throw away from some of Europe’s most fascinating attractions including Pompeii and the magnificent Mount Vesuvius.  

Newmarket Holidays offer a choice of traditional holidays and escorted tours for those keen to discover more of Italy, including the ‘Beautiful Amalfi Coast’ tour, the ‘Capri, Pompeii & Amalfi Coast’ tour or the tour of ‘Rome, Pompeii & Classic Italy’, all of which are eight days long. Prices start from just £579 per person. For bookings made before the end of July 2015, Newmarket Holidays is offering a low deposit of just £50 per person.

David Surley, head of business and route development at Cambridge International Airport, welcomed the news, “We are really pleased to welcome Newmarket Holidays again with a new departure in summer 2016; from experience, we know that the Bay of Naples, the Amalfi Coast and beyond will be hugely popular.  Customers have clearly indicated they want to visit and explore this beautiful and fascinating part of Italy.  One of the UK’s best loved travel operators, we know Newmarket Holidays will delight our travellers with great holiday and tour choices next June”.

Amanda George, regional charter manager at Newmarket Holidays, added, “Our previous tour programmes from Cambridge have been a runaway success and departed fully booked.  We’re delighted to be offering another Italian gem for next summer, direct from one of the UK’s fastest growing regional airports, and our Naples product range will offer a choice of 7-night holidays in Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast alongside fantastic touring options around the Neapolitan Riviera, to the island of Capri, Rome and even Florence, Tuscany and Puglia in the south.  

Ideally located only three miles from the city centre, Cambridge International Airport offers convenient terminal-side car parking, easy check-in and all-new passenger and lounge facilities

For more information and to book visit or contact the Airport’s travel agency Fred. Olsen Travel on 01223 373 883 located in the terminal check-in area and open Mon-Sat with free customer parking.

Cambridge International Airport

Cambridge International Airport is part of the Marshall Group of Companies, a privately owned family business founded in 1909.  The business was founded in Cambridge in 1909, and entered aviation in1929.  

Situated just 3 miles from the centre of Europe's leading University City and at the heart of the East of England, central to Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Peterborough, East Anglia and the south eastern Midlands region.  Often referred to as the UK's Silicon Valley, the Airport is within short commute of major towns and cities and the UK's leading scientific R&D economy fronted by academic, medical, science and technology, clean-tech, research investment and development, engineering, agriculture and high capacity production sectors.  London is less than one hour away with fast train links to the heart of the British capital and easy access to the M11 motorway.

The airport is currently experiencing growth in the Passenger airline and Executive Jet sectors and recent new airline and tour operator services including the UK, the Channel Islands and destinations within Europe.  The fully refurbished terminal offers passengers an excellent and friendly customer experience including short check-in times, speedy security processes with no queues, spacious departure and VIP lounge, Costa Coffee and complimentary WiFi throughout.


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