Come and meet the team of Falkland Islands Holidays at Birdfair (The Birdwatcher’s Glastonbury) being held in Rutland England  on the 19th, 20th & 21st August

We have a couple of new exciting features this year..............find out more



“Best Destination for Wildlife and Nature”

Falkland Islands has won this award for the second year in a row for “Best Destination for Wildlife and Nature” in the Selling Travel Magazines, “Agents Choice Awards.”


Birdfair Prize Draw winner 2015

Congratulations to Garry Nolloth from Ipswich who is the lucky winner of the free prize draw held on the Falkland Islands Stand at this year’s Birdfair held in Rutland.  The prize was offered by Falkland Islands Holidays in association with the Malvina House Hotel and Darwin Lodge.


Come and see us at Birdfair Friday 21st - Sunday 23rd August 2015

Marquee: 1 and Stand Number: 3

During the weekend Falkland Islands Holidays have teamed up with the Malvina House Hotel and Darwin House Lodge to offer one couple a chance to win a weeks holiday in the Falkland Islands*

Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Egleton, Rutland, LE15 8BT www.birdfair.org.uk

Described as the birdwatcher’s Glastonbury, The British Birdwatching Fair is jointly organised by the Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust and the RSPB.

*Terms and conditions apply

Competion is only available to vistitors of Birdfair and closes at 5pm on Sunday 23rd August 2015

Jenny Luxton and Michelle Pepper attended Experience Latin America (ELA) in London between 15  17 June 2015 on behalf of Falkland Islands Holidays.


This is Europe's exclusive by-invitation only travel event, organised by the Latin American Travel Association (LATA) and is an exciting trade event held in Canary Wharf,London, bringing together key suppliers from Latin America with influential buyers from the UK and Europe.

Trip to Falkland Islands under Shackleton Scholarship scheme

21st January 2015 to 13th February 2015

Photograph taken at Darwin House, Darwin East Falklands

Falkland Islands Holidays wins Agency of the year award 2015


A Change of Manager at Falkland Islands Holiday                                                                                      April 2014

Come and meet Jenny Luxton at:


Friday 15th - Sunday 17th August 2014, Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Egleton, Rutland, LE15 8BT

In our usual place in Marquee Stand 3  www.birdfair.org.uk/Exhibitors/falkland-islands-holidays

For travel profesionals and tour operatours at the Trade Event

Travel Latin America

Between 16th -18th June 2014, Canary Wharf, London  www.experiencelatinamerica.co.uk


This years reviews of our travellers holidays, in their own words.

Captain’s Choice arrived in the Falkland Islands on the 2nd November 2013 as part of their 20 day Magic of South America tour, starting in Brazil and ending in Bermuda.

Since 1994, Captain’s Choice has been Australia’s experts in inspired travel, big and small and their business has a proud tradition of such moments. They have set a new standard with the private charter of a Qantas jet for international touring and they pioneered Australian travel to destinations such as Vietnam, Cuba, and Bhutan and have an active engagement with many of the global communities they visit.  In addition to visiting the countries they also support many diverse charities within the community of the destinations on their tours.   Captain’s Choice together with generous donations from their guests on tour, they have contributed over $3 million to date.


Falkland Islands Holidays Attends TravelMart LatinAmerica in Quito, Ecuador

2013 was another very successful year for BirdFair celebrating its 25 year anniversary, held on Friday 16th to Sunday 18th August.  With 25,000 birders and nature enthusiasts in one place, along with exhibitors, organisers and volunteers, this ensures it the UK’s largest and most popular fair for the bird watching community, a spectacular show for everyone into birds, nature and wildlife.

Falkland Island Holidays have had a stand at BirdFair for a number of years and this year we saw a few changes.

Falkland Islands Holidays for the first time is featured in the ABTA 2013 Members handbook alongside the destination guide to the Falkland Islands.

Come and see us at Birdfair Friday 16th - Sunday 18th August 2013

Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Egleton, Rutland, LE15 8BT

Described as the birdwatcher’s Glastonbury, The British Birdwatching Fair is jointly organised by the Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust and the RSPB.



Stanley Services Limited is pleased to announce the acquisition of Darwin Lodge and approximately 50 acres of surrounding land.

Fortunately FIH were FOR THE SECOND YEAR RUNNING were able to have their own stand at the wonderful BirdFair show in Rutland this year. We are pleased to announce that the stand was kept extremely busy over the 3 day event, with many visitors interested in learning more about the islands and how a visit can be made possible with the expertise of our staff and services. The Falklands is one the most fantastic Bird Life locations in the world, where binoculars are hardly ever needed due to birds of all species being so tame!

Thank you for the arranging of an excellent holiday. The Falklands are really spectacular Rosey and I soaked up the atmosphere. Can I commend your lodge hosts and tour guides, really know how to treat visitors.
Accommodation and food was also excellent.

"We both agree that it is one of the best wildlife experiences we have ever had! It was very well organised, ran like clockwork and would have no hesitation in recommending especially as it is better value than the big tour companies in the UK!"

Falkland Islands Holidays will be attendng the 35th TMLA in Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil on the 11, 12 & 13 September 2011.

A representative of Falkland Islands Holidays will be joining the Falkland Islands Tourist Board stand for the duration of the show. Please feel free to come along for an informal chat about the Falkland Islands and our tailor made itineraries for groups and indivdual travellers alike.

"We had a great time! Thanks for organising everything - it all went like clockwork, with no uncertainties at all. And good value for money -Volunteer Point - the king penguins left me speechless. I'd also like to comment that the Falkland Islanders are a great bunch of people - very helpful, friendly and resilient!"

Share the experiences enjoyed by Elston Hill during their visit to the islands in November 2009. Amazing photography shots, useful informtaion and hints to help you make the most of your time in the Falklands. Enjoy!

Looking for that extra special, rather unusual gift?

Steppes Travel - Celebrating their 20th anniversary at the following events...

Special offer 7-night wildlife tour offer - only £1100 (based on a party of 4)

Falkland Islands Holidays is pleased to unveil a brand new website for 2009...

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