This week is all about sport. Whether your customers thrive off hiking to high peaks and setting their sights on spectacular landscapes or enjoy hitting the waves and participating in a variety of water sports. They'll be in their element with plentiful sporting opportunities available on British Airways network.
British Airways range of destinations ensures you can craft their perfect holiday.

Don't forget to enter our prize draw by emailing us with the subject line 'SPORT' between 8-14 July 2019 and you could win a luxurious summer prize
when you book any routes featured in the following 'sport' destinations.

 

Canada, a country with an endless variety of landscapes and plenty to offer in the great outdoors. With sky high mountains for hiking, serene lakes for canoeing and fierce rivers for rafting, the sporting activities within nature are endless. Perhaps your customers enjoy skiing and what better place to ski than this bucket-list destination. With immaculately groomed slopes and wide tree lined runs it’s easy to see why Canada is known as a once in a lifetime ski holiday.

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LHR LGW
 Calgary (YYC) 7  
Montreal (YUL) 7  
Toronto (YYZ) 14  4
Vancouver (YVR) 7  

 

With Croatia’s extraordinary island speckled coastline and remarkably clear water, it’s no wonder the country is so popular for water sports. From swimming and sailing to the more daring windsurfing, wakeboarding and kayaking, the options are endless for water sport fanatics. Not forgetting the beautiful landscapes that are ready to be explored by foot or bike. Hiking and cycling are the best activities to reach new areas and set sights on breathtaking scenery.

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LHR LGW LCY
Dubrovnik (DBV)   12  
Pula (PUY) 2    
Split (SPU) 7   3
Zagreb (ZAG) 7    

With a range of stunning terrain your customers will be in their element cycling through the beautiful landscapes that France has to offer. They can reach new heights and go hiking or climbing within The Alps or Pyrenees to see some spectacular views. Alternatively, your customers can stay closer to the ground and go horse riding through the enchanting countryside or hit the waves and go wakeboarding and diving on the Mediterranean Coast.

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019: (Winter schedules marked * based on week commencing 23 December 2019):

Destinations  LHR LGW  LCY STN
Basita (BIA) 1      
Chambery (CMF)     5* 2*
Figari-Sud Corse(FSC) 1      
Grenoble (GNB) 1* 3*    
Lyon (LYS) 21      
Marseille (MRS) 28      
Paris (CDG) 50 18    
Toulouse (TLS) 28      

Italy’s landscapes are truly spectacular, from The Alps and Apennines to the volcanoes and glistening lakes, there’s so many activity holiday options for your customers to enjoy. They can go hiking in the mountains, stay close to the coast and walk the famous ‘Footpaths of the Gods’ or go windsurfing and swimming on the beautiful lakes. If they’re looking to stroll and admire the stunning surrounding views while putting a few holes, Italy is filled with charming
golf courses.

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019. (Winter schedules marked * based on week commencing 16 December 2019):

Destination LHR LGW LCY
Cagliari (CAG)   7  
Catania (CTA)   8  
Genoa (GOA)   6  
Milan (MXP) 18   11
Milan Linate (LIN) 54*   24*
Naples (NAP)   20  
Olbia (OLB) 7    
Palermo (PMO) 5    
Rome (FCO) 43 25 6
Turin (TRN)   8  
Venice (VCE)   26 5
Verona (VRN)   14  

With South Africa’s ever-changing scenery, it’s the perfect destination for your customers to go hiking. Alternatively, they could hit the magnificent Atlantis dunes and go sandboarding, boasting stunning views and soft white sand dunes standing as tall as 35 metres, the perfect adaption from snowboarding. They may want to cool off from the South African sun by kiteboarding or windsurfing in the waves. If your customers are interested in cycling, the Cape Town Cycle Tour Lifecycle Week, the biggest individually timed bike race in the world takes place in March 2020 and is the perfect event for all things cycling.

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LHR
Cape Town (CPT)  7
Durban (DUR) 3
Johannesburg (JNB) 14

 

The ravishing landscapes demand immediate action in Switzerland’s great outdoors. Travellers can go hiking in the high peaks, cycle along stunning sites or swim, kayak or canoe on the serene lakes. Of course, there’s skiing and as Switzerland is home to some of the most picturesque resorts in the world, it has some serious skiing opportunities that mustn't missed!

See weekly frequencies below for the week commencing 29 July 2019:

Destination LHR LCY
Basel (BSL) 20  
Geneva (GVA) 56 10
Zurich (ZRH) 39 20