Thomas Cook has launched the second edition of its Wintersun brochure for 2008/2009, including Nile and Red Sea options in Hurghada and Marsa Alam.

For the first time these Egyptian destinations can be booked on a plan code, allowing customers to select cabin and room upgrades and meal supplements as requested.

The operator said that the brochure includes a wide choice of differentiated product, including Thomas Cook Select, Finesse and Local Flavours, which would allow customers to find the right holiday for them.

Thomas Cook is also promising better value for extended holidays in range of properties and destinations.

The brochure includes package such as a seven night holiday in Turkey from £239 per person, based on six adults sharing at the three-star Club Hotel Hemera on All Including, flying from Gatwick on December 18 or 19 2008.

Thomas Cook has also updated its Sunset brochure – Winter Edition 2008/2009. The second edition has expanded the availability of holidays for odd durations, including three, four, 10 and 11 nights to popular destinations such as Gran Canaria and Tenerife.

A sample package: seven nights in Malaga from £155 per person, staying at the self-catering Apartments La Jabega in Fuengirola, flying from Gatwick.