Sunshine holidays in May are popular with UK travellers as the majority of European holiday resorts are bathed in sun and bright blue skies. There are 2 bank holidays in May so it offers a good opportunity to enjoy a sunshine break without having to take too many holidays from work. The 1st and 29th May are the bank holiday’s in 2017 so departures at the beginning of the month and around the 27th – 28th are ideal for a 7-day break. The summer half term holidays take place at the end of the month so May is a great time to enjoy a family holiday in the sun. As the peak summer season gets closer the cost of holiday’s increases but there are still plenty of bargains to be bagged in May so have a look at our holidays in May at the bottom of the page for some fabulous bargains.
Hot Holiday Destinations in May
There are countless hot and sunny holidays in May. Here are some of our favourite destinations.
Cyprus is a fantastic place to go for a sunshine holiday in May with a choice of resorts for party animals, family holidays and cosy breaks with your loved one. Protaras, Ayia Napa, Larnaca and Paphos are a few of the favourites.
Tenerife is a year round favourite but May is a great time to go before it really hots up and gets super busy over the summer months.
The Dominican Republic has a few thunderstorms in May but these quickly clear and the island basks in blue skies and average temperatures of 31 ºC. If you are looking for an all inclusive holiday in the May sunshine, then the Dom Rep should be on your shortlist.
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