Sun Destination Holidays
Travel with us to experience a different kind of Sun Holiday, one filled with the perfect blend of relaxing and cultural exploration. On our trips, all flights, transfers and accommodation are included, as well as a selection of fantastic excursions with professional, friendly and knowledgeable local guides. So, whether you want to visit a traditional favourite or an undiscovered gem this year, we have the perfect sunny destination.
Relax in our sun destinations
Uncover historic & cultural landmarks
From Spain to Croatia
Local expert guides to assist & inspire
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Top Sun Holiday Destinations
Spain is known the world over for its relaxed atmosphere, delicious food and, most importantly, its beautiful beaches. Warm winds and seemingly endless days of sunshine also make Spain the perfect destination for a sun holiday. As always, our sun holidays provide an ideal mix of relaxation and sightseeing so, whether you want to explore the city of Barcelona and its nearby beaches on a trip to the Costa Brava or visit the Moorish influenced region of Andalucía on a trip to the Costa del Sol, we have the perfect trip.
Italy has a variety of great spots to enjoy a sun holiday. From beautiful lakes like Garda, Maggiore and Como to incredible islands like Sicily and Sardinia to stunning coastline in port towns like Sorrento and Bari. Each different area has its own unique culture for us to explore with help from our local, expert guide. On our sun holidays to Italy, we’ll have the opportunity to see breathtaking scenery and relax on sun soaked beaches, all while immersing ourselves in Italian culture.
Portugal is famous for its expansive, rugged coastline and our guided holidays are the perfect way to explore the beautiful scenery of the country. Our sun holidays to Portugal offer an fantastic mix of culture and leisure, with guided excursions and free time in equal measure. On our tours to Estoril, we’ll enjoy a day trip to Lisbon and Sintra Castle along with time to soak up the sun at the nearby beaches. On our holidays to the Algarve, we’ll relax on sandy coves set between dramatic cliffs and visit authentic Portuguese fishing villages.
In recent years, Croatia’s popularity as a sun holiday destination has been increasing and it’s easy to see why! On our trips to Croatia’s Adriatic or Dalmatian coasts, we’ll experience the very best that this gorgeous country has to offer. From a full day excursion by boat to the ‘Blue Pearl of the Adriatic’, Rovinj, to walking tours of historic towns like Split and Trogir, each of our holidays includes the perfect balance of leisure and sightseeing, so we get the most out of our trip.
The Eastern Mediterranean boasts some of Europe’s warmest winter temperatures and countries like Greece, Malta and Cyprus are prefect destinations to enjoy the nice weather on our sun holidays. In addition to beautiful beaches and year-round sunshine, each of these countries have a unique culture to discover. Our trips include guided excursions to explore those incredible locations, from discovering the seaside village of Marsaxlokk in Malta with its traditional fishing boats to taking a step back in time while visiting the archaeological site of Delphi in Greece.
A Guided Group Sun Holiday Experience
Sunshine is at the very top of many holiday makers’ wish lists. Sometimes we just want to escape the dreary weather and unwind on a sun-drenched island or white sand beach. But, there's more to our Sun Destinations than the weather alone. While we’ll enjoy plenty of leisure time to relax and soak up the sunshine, we’ll also discover these beautiful destinations with guided excursions to historic and cultural landmarks. From exploring Moorish palaces in Andalucía to island hopping through traditional fishing villages in Malta, we’ll see more than on a typical sun holiday. We offer tours to favourites like Spain, Italy and Portugal along with interesting destinations like Greece, Croatia, and Cyprus.
Sun Holiday FAQs
What is included in my holiday?
Travel Department holidays include flights, transfers and hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast, half board or full board basis, and excursions as specified.
All items that are included are clearly stated in our documentation. Add-ons such as insurance, bags and single room supplements are mentioned separately. In some cases you may have to pay a local departure tax or local transport cost. This will be detailed in your documentation and our local guides will assist you with these. Tipping is not included in your holiday price and information regarding tipping will also be included with your travel documents.
Will I be met at the airport?
You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.
What is the deposit and when is full payment due?
Deposit is required on booking and is dependent on your holiday type and starts at €100pp for city breaks. Full payment is due 10 weeks before departure hence if you book less than 10 weeks from departure full payment will be due when you book.
Do I need a Visa?
Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements
What if there is an emergency?
We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.
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