The Top 7 Destinations For Easter Sun

Updated 7 February 2020 | by Alex Georgiades
The Top 7 Destinations For Easter Sun

The Easter break provides the ideal opportunity to seek out some early sunshine, or explore a brand new city. Flip-flops...check! Sunnies...check! Beach towel...check! We think you're almost ready for your annual dose of Easter Sun...


1. Crete, Greece

Out of all of Greece's beautiful islands, Crete is the largest, drawing thousands of sun-seekers every year. Boasting gorgeous seashores and mountain villages, it is a destination ideal for families and couples alike. 

Sun Report: Temperatures are rising in the Mediterranean, with Crete seeing an average temperature of 17-18°C around Easter time!


Clickstay villas in Crete

Villas in Crete

2. Sicily, Italy

Italy's most mesmerising island destination, Sicily is full of eminent allures that bring tourists back time and time again. It combines fascinating ruins of Greek and Roman civilisations, whilst still offering that rich Italian culture that is appreciated worldwide.

Sun Report: During the Easter months, the city is bathed in mild sunshine, with temperatures hitting up to 17°C.



Villas in Sicily


3. Dubrovnik, Croatia

With its Old Town becoming more and more revered amongst short-haul travellers, Europe's youngest country has hugely grown in popularity. Situated on the glistening Adriatic, Croatia's Dubrovnik provides an excellent spring escape with warm sunshine, stylish Baroque-style buildings and bustling market places, ideal for villa holidays.

Sun Report: This seaside resort offers mild Easter sun without the crowds that it often sees in summer time, with temperatures reaching about 15°C.


Villa on the Dubrovnik Riveriera, Croatia

Villas in Croatia


4. Lanzarote, Canary Islands

Known for promising year-round sunshine, the Canary Islands are an obvious choice for an Easter getaway. Experience the wonderful seaside resorts in Lanzarote, full of restaurants and seaside activities, perfect for families. 

Sun Report: Head to Lanzarote for real beach holiday, with plenty of brilliant resorts to choose from and the weather reaching 24°C!


Villa in Lanzarote

Villas in Lanzarote


5. Orlando, Florida

With two weeks off school, the Easter break is the best opportunity for a dream holiday to Orlando. Find guaranteed sun and fun in a city with some of the most famous theme parks in the world, best experienced from the comfort of a private family villa!

Sun Report: In the spring months, Orlando sees no shortage of sunshine with temperatures rising to a whopping 28°C!


Villa in Orlando Disney

Villas in Orlando Disney


6. Madeira, Portugal

Found in the glimmering Atlantic ocean, Portugal's treasured botanical island of Madeira is at its most beautiful in the spring. Whilst it doesn't offer much of a beach holiday, you can experience its wondrous surroundings from one of the many private villas on offer!

Sun Report: There is no better time to experience Madeira, with spring season reaching up to 20°C!


Villa in Madeira
Top: Photo by Pawel Kazmierczak

 Villas in Madeira


7. Cape Verde

With beautiful volcano backdrops and azzure Atlantic waters close by, Cape Verde is definitely one of Western Africa's hidden gems. Escape the crowds to this picturesque island for the ultimate beach holiday!

Sun Report: In a short six hour flight from the UK, you could experience the islands stunning beach resorts in 26°C sunshine.


Villa in Cape Verde

Villas and apartments in Cape Verde