Winter is upon us, and the days are getting shorter and colder. There is no better time to escape to warmer climes and enjoy tropical surroundings and sunny weather abroad. We have picked a selection of winter sun holiday destinations you can choose to relax and unwind in away from the UK.
As Autumn begins to descend onto the UK and the temperature falls, consider travelling further afield to Indonesia and experience the fascinating culture, pristine beaches and an array of things to see and do. It is an ideal time to visit Bali and Lombok in October during its dry season. Enjoy surfing on Kuta beach or interacting with monkeys at the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary in Ubud. Just be careful they don’t sneakily steal any of your belongings!
The months of November through to February is a great time to visit Mauritius as it is the start of the summer there! Temperatures are at their most optimum during December, January and February. Make the most of the Mauritian summer and enjoy perfect weather conditions for scuba diving or deep sea fishing. Explore the beautiful topography of the island and go on a hiking trail, visit a sugarcane field or a tea plantation for something a bit different. Other destinations in the Indian Ocean to visit for a spot of winter sun are the Maldives and the Seychelles, both gems of island paradise!
The Caribbean offers plenty of destinations to experience a winter sun holiday. Expect comfortable, warm weather from late November to March. Soak up the Caribbean sun and choose between destinations including The Bahamas, Saint Lucia or Jamaica. Experience a haven of stunning beaches, pure, glimmering warm waters and soak in the wonderful laidback Caribbean vibes. There are plenty of Caribbean islands to choose from ,each offering a unique insight into the Caribbean way of life.
Dubai is undoubtedly one of the top winter destinations and visitors can expect pure extravagance, shopping malls galore and stunning beaches of the Arabian Gulf. Dubai can provide a luxury escape from the dark and cold winter nights, replacing it with dazzling nightlife and a range of attractions. Be awed by the impressive stature of the Burj Khalifa, the 830 metre tall tower and the world’s biggest indoor snow park which features real snow!
For no signs of winter, consider choosing a destination which offers year round sunshine. Visitors after that everlasting sunshine can choose Los Angeles and Hawaii which show no signs of winter frost in sight! For no signs of winter, consider choosing a destination which offers year round sunshine. Visitors after that everlasting sunshine can choose Los Angeles and Hawaii which show no signs of winter frost in sight! Go island hopping across Hawaii’s 6 islands or take a drive around LA seeing the sights of Hollywood to Venice Beach.
Colin Matthews is the Managing Director at Travel Club Elite.