With summer 2020 on hold, it’s never too late to enjoy the summer later in the year. There’s always time to enjoy the sun in winter too! So the question is… where are the best destinations for when the British winter has taken over and you need some sun, beautiful beaches and a tan! Well, we’ve put together a list of the best destinations where you can escape the dreadful weather and make the most of the sun.
For a quick fix of Vitamin D, Tenerife is on the top of our list. With guaranteed warmth and sunshine in winter, Tenerife is a beautiful holiday destination – and affordable for the family! Enjoy one of the most popular waterparks in Europe; Siam Park. With so much going on and some of the best beaches, we can’t see why you wouldn’t want to spend your winter here. Enjoy the sunshine and take in the beach views and explore the island, with only a 4 hour flight from the UK, you definitely won’t need to venture too far.
Another popular destination in the winter months is Fuerteventura, with year-round sunshine and a great place to escape from the miserable British weather, you certainly won’t be disappointed. If you don’t fancy relaxing on the beach, there’s so much more to do, like taking part in watersports! That’s right you can choose from windsurfing, kite surfing, sailing and fishing. You’ll never be bored on your holiday and can keep the whole family entertained.
Lanzarote is the perfect place to be during the winter months, due to being unpopulated by tourists during this time, you can really relax and enjoy the island without too many people. Take in the tranquility of the island and enjoy the temperatures in the 20s. Along with a list of events that you can enjoy in the winter months such as the Quemao Class, Lanzarote Film Festival, Win and Gastronomic Festival we’re sure you’ll have plenty to do. You won’t need to break the bank to visit Lanzarote during the winter either!
Gran Canaria is another go-to holiday destination for the winter months, with guaranteed sunshine and an average temperature of 22c, most holidaymakers find Gran Canaria the ideal place to escape to for the winter. Make the most of the empty and quiet beaches during this time and take part in fun watersport activities and fantastic waterparks. Visit the popular vineyards where you can experience some zest, citrus wine tasting.
Want to venture out even further? Take a long week in the sun and travel to Egypt for the perfect winter escape. Hurghada and Sharm el Sheikh are the top destinations for the ultimate relaxation. With beautiful clear water and temperatures in the late 20s, you’ll forget it’s winter. Explore the Gran Aquarium in Hurghada or take a stroll down El-Dahar Square, visit museums and take a trip to see the pyramids up close. Scuba dive in the Red Sea in Sharm el Sheikh and Hurghada or walk through the Old Town. Enjoy the sunsets whilst relaxing by the pool.
It’s never too late to book your winter holiday, we all need a break from the often colder weather in the UK. So turn your winter into summer this year by visiting one of our top destinations!