Top 5 singles photography holidays for solo travellers

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Top 5 singles photography holidays for solo travellers

With no single supplements and small intimate groups, it is guaranteed that you will meet like-minded people while indulging in your own personal space without paying the price for being a solo traveller.

These amazing photography holidays make sure everything is taken care of for you, and that you head out daily to a new location so you can capture the complete beauty of the area – the only thing you have to do is decide which destination you want to explore with your camera!

1. Photography Hero holiday in Charante, France

restored barn with deck chairs and pool in France

Beautiful restored barn where you’ll stay in Charante

Here in the beautiful region of Charante, south-west France, you will find some of the most picturesque villages of the region providing endless inspiration and stay a gorgeous, intimate farm house that allows for 6 guests maximum on this photographer’s dream holiday.

Most guests do come as solo travellers and you’ll get your own charming ensuite room with no single supplements. In addition, you’ll work and develop your images with state of the art software and computers, and you will be leaving with four A4 prints of your best photographs to show off in your own home.

Watch: Discover the highlights and subjects on this photography holiday

2. Photography holiday in Andalucia, Spain

photographers sitting under olive tree in Andalucia

Even photographers stop to admire the view with their eyes rather than lens

This unique photography holiday is one of the first photography holidays around to offer a combined course in camera AND smartphone photography. So whatever your level, there’s no need to worry about who’ll have the biggest and best equipment. Just bring a camera and/or your smartphone to experience expert tuition on how to get great shots from both devices.

Based in the Andalucian town of Torrox, you’ll be amazed by the outstanding photo opportunities on offer in the area – from pueblo blanco to rolling hills to charming ports. Each location steeped in history and culture.

Read more: Why returning guest Peter thinks this photography holiday is great value for money

3. Tuscan photography holiday

sun shining through clouds on town in Tuscany valley

Capture incredible shots like this of the sun breaking over Barga

Although your photography tutor, Martin comes from Scotland, he based his holiday in the lush green Garfagnana and Serchio Valley of Tuscany, as he finds the area’s calming atmosphere and inspiring landscapes with perfect light make for unbelievable photographs. This region provides contrasts through green mountains and valleys, ancient towns and architecture, rivers, and cobbled streets; however, the best part is that it is well of the tourist trail so your shots will be one of a kind.

Not only are there no single supplements for your own ensuite room, but there are also return transfers from Pisa airport included in the price so everything is taken care of for you.

4. Photography and culture in Essaouira, Morocco

photography guest taking photo of souk in Morocco

Explore the colours and people of the medina for amazing shots

Darren, our photographer based in Morocco, offers 3 photography holidays; photography & culture, photography & cooking, and one just straight up photography for those who want that extra time perfecting their craft. Morocco provides a wonderful backdrop of colours throughout the country and architecture. On-location shots will take place in the desert, by the sea, at local markets & Souks and many more capturing local people, sunsets and seascapes to name just a few.

If this is your first trip to Morocco, you’re in for a treat. You’ll stay in a traditional riad smack in the centre of the bustling fishing town of Essaouira. Beautifully decorated and complete with roof terrace, it’s the ideal place to relax in and you’ll pay NO single supplement to have your own ensuite bedroom.

Who’s Darren? Find out why photography instructor Darren ended up falling up Morocco’s charms

5. Landscape photography holiday across the Algarve, Portugal

two women taking photos on the beach in Portugal

Leave no subject unturned as you journey across the Algarve

Our new Portuguese photography holiday in the Algarve gives you 4-star accommodation in a double ensuite room in 2 spectacular locations as you’ll be moving mid-week to take make the most of this stunning region.

The first part of the holiday you’ll be staying in central Tavira, with some of the best churches in the Algarve, Arab and Roman influenced architecture, shopping and riverfront restaurants & cafes. Each day will take you out into the field so you can photograph everything from wildlife to salt pan beds and castles. Midweek, you will move base to the west, and stay a quick walk away from the beach for many other photographic opportunities and seaside restaurants. Your week will also include a boat and ferry ride, and awe-inspiring cliffs, so you can see take photos from a different view.


Feel inspired? Browse our full range of photography holidays – most with no single supplements or some just a small fee to upgrade to a private room.

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