Permai Rainforest Resortboasts some enviabletreehouse accommodation – ideal for being lulled to sleep by the sounds of the jungle. To top it off, you’ll also have your own slither of private beach. For more inspiration, take a look at Rough Guides’ fully-customisable coastal Portugal trip, while oenophiles might want to consider booking a Wines of Portugal or Discovering the Douro Valley trip. Nearby, UNESCO World Heritage Site Sintra is a romantic must-visit.

For package holidays that do not include a flight, all monies paid to us in relation to such holidays are fully protected in the event of our insolvency. This insurance protection has been arranged by International Passenger Protection Limited. Please see our booking conditions for further information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL certificate go to If you have even longer to explore, I’d recommend adding some time in the Loyalty Islands, off the east coast – Ouvea, Lifou and Mare.

Or you could fly north to the wild Marquesas Islands, a group of castaway islands rich in history, culture and dramatic landscapes. Further south lie the Austral Islands, where peaceful lagoons are found beneath towering peaks and you can fill your days with hikes amongst the orange blossom and snorkelling with whales. Choose from the many exotic islands, incredible beaches and countless luxury resorts of the Caribbean. The ultimate beach holiday destination, the islands of the Indian Ocean are unmatched across the world.

Though this place offers excellent waves for more experienced surfers, there are surfing schools around here for you to get started. There are also great cafes for you to lounge with a beach-front view sipping a nice cold drink. Since there are many luxury resorts nearby, you can also consider Canggu Beach as your must-go spot for accommodation.

Canary Islands

Located just off the coast of Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Island is a brilliant place to end your Borneo adventure. At least, that’s the impression you’ll get from a trip to the town of Ohrid in landlocked North Macedonia, which has inland beaches. The eponymous Lake Ohrid, straddling North Macedonia and Albania, is one of Europe’s oldest and deepest lakes, and a seductive destination for a waterside break. After enjoying a sweetwater swim , wander the boardwalk and the charming cobbled streets of the Unesco-protected town, before heading up to the cliffside church of St John at Kaneo. Here you’ll enjoy a view of the lake often referred to as the “European Galapagos”, thanks to its dense biodiversity, all the while taking in Byzantine religious history and architecture. Meanwhile, taking a boat trip along the Canal Pangalanes offers untold opportunities for immersion in Madagascar’s unique wildlife, landscape and culture.

Guests can dine at several bars and restaurants serving an array of cuisine from around the world. The Cook Islands is a wonderful destination for families – children will be welcomed everywhere you go, learning to snorkel in the quiet waters and tasting new foods at the colourful market. There is a huge range of accommodation, from luxury hotels to relaxed self-catering guesthouses that are perfect for a family beach getaway. Antigua famously has 365 beaches, one for each day of the year. When you visit this pretty little island in the Caribbean, you’ll learn that they are right to be proud of these beautiful stretches of sand.

  • Whether you fancy lazy beach days, rustic coastlines or cosmopolitan resorts, we’ll match you up with your perfect escape.
  • Plus, all flight-inclusive package holidays are ATOL-protected, so beach-lovers rejoice; when you book a package holiday with us you can rest assured that you’re in good hands.
  • Then there’s El Nido, known for its lagoons, islets, and cathedral-like karst cliffs, while Snake Island is surrounded by the shimmering sapphire sea, and named for the serpentine sandbar that connects it to the mainland at low tide.
  • Stay in luxury hotels or on tiny beach huts right by the water – this is truly the stuff of dreams.
  • However, from around mid-afternoon, it will just be yourself and the resort guests watching the sunset over the sparkly white sands and lapping shores.

So, if you need some help in finding your own personal piece of paradise, they’re ready to guide you. Phu Quoc Island is the most popular islands inVietnamdue to its white-sand beaches and the serene atmosphere. This island owns numerous untouched beaches with uninhabited secluded islands for discovering. Besides, there are many interesting things to do (e.g., scuba diving, snorkelling and swimming). Don’t miss a chance to explore the UNESCO-listed national park, traditional fishing villages and sacred temples and pagodas.

Labranda Marine Aquapark Resort

From 2 March 2020, British nationals travelling to Turkey for tourism or business purposes will no longer need a visa for visits of up to 90 days within any 180-day period. We believe no two holidays should be the same and a human touch can make all the difference. Europe has a beach for every occasion, from a fun-filled family escape to a super-stylish honeymoon. Sandy floors, vibrant colour schemes, beautiful in and outdoor settings and tastefully selected lounge music makes the Spirit a perfect place to unwind and relax after an eventful day. Aesthetically appointed with breath-taking glass floor, the Villa feature a combination of natural wood and marble interiors, direct access to the lagoon and un-compromised view of the endless blue horizon. Sign-up to our newsletter to keep up to date with all of our very latest news and offers.

Lagoon Villa

The rooms have been built in a traditional Zanzibari style with coconut palm thatched roofs, lime wash walls and hand-crafted wooden doors. There is also a beautiful infinity pool for you to enjoy when the tide is out. Is a sophisticated, beachside spa resort around three kilometres from Nungwi Beach, offering a peaceful and private atmosphere away from the lively beachfront. All rooms and suites have private terraces and stunning views over the lush gardens and Indian Ocean.