Here is the package travel directive in application since 1 July 2018 in order to strengthen consumer rights in the EU:

Further information on the package travel directive can be found on the European Commission’s website:


The ECC Luxembourg has published an info sheet on package travel (French) including the following topics:

  • The duty to inform of the tour operator
  • The right of withdrawal by the traveler
  • The responsibilities of the tour operator

Here you will find a series of press clippings to this suject: Press clippings on package travel