Best Package Holidays to Canary Islands

Closer to the equator than any other European holiday destination, the beautiful Canary Islands are scattered just off the coast of Morocco. With around 3,000 hours of sunshine every year, the islands are a prime spot for a relaxing holiday - whether soaking up the rays and unwinding on one of the many beaches or heading inland to experience a tranquil pace of life.

Holidays to the Canary Islands

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Holidays to the Canary Islands

The Canary Islands are blessed with a predominantly sub-tropic and desert climate, which naturally means warm temperatures, a quiet breeze and lots of sun. Nonetheless, there are plenty of micro-climates across the archipelago, and each island is home to distinctive landscapes, from beautiful bays to breath-taking mountains and volcanic formations. The five main islands have long been the preferred destination for tourists wishing to escape to warmer weather, and whether you are heading to the lively islands of Tenerife and Lanzarote, or the calmer, more family-friendly Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria and La Palma, the Canary Islands offer something for everyone.

Along the coasts of the islands, you’ll find plenty of picturesque beaches with clear, crystal blue water. Experience the black sands of Lanzarote and try windsurfing on Famara beach for a seaside adventure. Not to be missed, visit the majestic dunes of Maspalomas on Gran Canaria and frolic in the sun on the expansive beaches of Fuerteventura. For experiences inland, explore the old town of Vegueta in Las Palmas as well as the Casa Museu de Colon, to see what the island used to be like when it was mainly frequented by sailors and explorers, including a certain Christopher Columbus. In Tenerife, visit the stunning old church Iglesia de Nuestra Señora, and in Lanzarote, take a tour to the Timanfaya National Park to see the vast black landscape created by the towering Islote de Hilario volcano. In nearby villages, try riding a camel before exploring the local markets — make sure to pick up jewellery made from the local green gem known as peridot, found in the volcanic soil.

On each island you’ll find plenty of things to while away the day, and when the sun sets over the palm trees, it’s time to find a restaurant to try some local delicacies. One of the main culinary experiences in Canarian cuisine is the herby and slightly spicy sauce known as mojo. Try papas arrugadas (baked potatoes with rich helpings of mojo), sancocho canario (boiled fish with vegetables and green mojo) as well as the rich, meaty soup known as puchero canario. Regardless of which of the Canary Islands you find yourself holidaying in, we guarantee that you’ll find plenty of sun, amazing food and new, memorable experiences.

The Canary Islands are a unique mix of exotic and familiar. With their mixture of striking volcanic landscapes and lush foliage, each island has a difference in feel. They offer all-year-round sunshine and a welcoming atmosphere, which is why package holidays to the Canary Islands are such a perennial favourite. Here at Fleetway Travel, we always have some amazing Canary Islands holiday deals on offer. Whether you are hoping to book affordable family holidays to the Canary Islands or a romantic break for you and your partner, we have you covered. Once you have decided which island suits you, you can start looking forward to your dream holiday in the Canary Islands.

Package Holidays To Canary Islands

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