The growth of the European Union and the continued expansion and improvement of short-haul flight options has made travelling to Europe a more affordable and practical consideration.


Short Breaks

Whether you’re searching for a long weekend away or an escorted city break, we have a wealth of cultural, tropical and relaxing trips for you to experience. Thanks to the continued expansion and improvement of short-haul flights, short breaks are continuing to become more popular.

In more recent years, the ability to jet away on escorted city breaks further afield to the likes of north Africa and Russia has grown exponentially. Our four and five-night getaways will take you across the globe, from Portugal and Malta to Iceland and Jordan; experience all the wonders of the world with a well-deserved short break away.

Discover short breaks with Jules Verne

Get away for an adventure with Jules Verne. No matter where you’re venturing to, our escorted short breaks boast something for everyone. So, whether you’d love to experience some of the world’s most stunning architecture, or some of the spectacular natural wonders of the globe, discover some of the short breaks we have to offer.

Discover the old medieval capital of Poland on our Krakow Preserved tour. Here you’ll explore the unspoilt ancient centre, with its restaurants, cafés and beautifully kept streets. On your short break, you’ll also take a trip to the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp, a moving and eye-opening experience.

Looking to immerse yourself completely? Take in the sights, sounds and smells of Marrakech on our VJV Riad escorted short break. This vibrant destination is known for its low cost of living, with reasonably priced food and drink for you to sample and enjoy! During this break you’ll be able to indulge in a special rooftop dinner either at the riad or at the historic restaurant of the neighbouring Angsana Riad Si Said.

No matter where in the world you’re longing to discover, our short breaks are the perfect way to travel if you’re looking to keep your trips condensed.

Why choose Jules Verne for short break holidays?

Experience an abundance of culture and beauty in some of the world’s most incredible destinations. You’ll never be short of things to do and places to see on one of our short breaks away.

With over 40 years of experience creating some of the most unforgettable trips, escorted short breaks with Jules Verne help create memories that last a lifetime.

Whether you want to enjoy travel among a small group of likeminded travellers, with an experienced guide or solo, our friendly personal travel experts are on hand to discuss your travel aspirations.