Travel companies such as Olympic Holidays, Virgin Holidays, Thomson Holidays, Air Tours Holidays, Cosmos Holidays, the Holiday Superstore, TUI Travel and the Co-operative Travel all offer a huge choice of package deals on short haul flights with almost guaranteed sunshine, even in the midst of a gloomy British winter. The most popular holiday destinations from the UK are listed below:-
Spain is easily the most popular holiday destination for Brits with Majorca, Tenerife, Gran Canaria and Ibiza attracting millions of British tourists every year. Majorca or Mallorca offers a vibrant nightlife, scenic views and pristine beaches, great for a party or a quiet family holiday surrounded by nature. Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands just off the coast of North Africa and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. The temperature averages 20 degrees Celsius throughout the year so is fantastic for guaranteed sunshine all year round. After Tenerife, Gran Canaria is the second largest and second most popular island. Gran Canaria offers a unique experience with its volcanic landscape and is famous for its family sunshine packages and there are plenty of resorts to choose from. Ibiza is another beautiful Spanish island in the Mediterranean with an extended coast line of sandy beaches and Ibiza town offers a buzzing night-life scene.
Cyprus is the second most popular holiday destination for Brits with Limassol and Paphos being the most popular locations. Paphos is full of ancient sites with a rich history dating back to the 4th century BC and is a world heritage site. Limassol is the capital of southern Cyprus and popular with shoppers. Turkey is the third most visited holiday destination from the UK which offers both snow-capped mountains and sunny beaches just a few hours flight time from the UK.
Greece holidays are also very popular with British tourists, especially the southern-most of all Greek islands, Crete. Tourists from all over the world flock to Crete, Zante and Corfu in large numbers. Egypt holidays are probably the most popular winter holiday destination with tourist attractions like the pyramids and the Red sea with sunshine all year round.
There are many travel companies that offer packages to the most popular destinations. Visit ContactCompanies.co.uk for company contact information.
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