Looking for the best place to go for a week long relaxing holiday with the family for the Easter break? Look no further, here is Schooldays.ie breakdown of the best spots in the beautiful Canary Islands in Spring.
The Canary Islands belong to Spain and are located just off the northwest coast of Africa. The four most popular islands among family holiday makers are Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote and Fuerteventura. Flight time from Dublin is approximately 4 and a half hours.
The maximum daytime temperature is a warm 20 degrees with 10 hours of sunshine in April. The water temp is high at 20 degrees with 30mm of rainfall for the month, on average.
With approximately 500 beaches and fantastic weather all year round, Gran Canaria is the perfect spot for a mid term holiday with the kids. If you are looking for a more active holiday, the island is a hiking and cycling hotspot with trails running throughout the island.
Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands, with much to offer families travelling with kids. The island is famous for its abundance of watersports on offer, as well as its natural parks, walking trails and
wildlife. The island is made up of tiny, unspoilt mountain villages, as well as its famous lively holiday resorts.
Lanzarote is famous for its black sandy beaches and dramatic landscapes. With large resorts including Puerto del Carmen and Playa Blanca, the island is well set up for family holiday makers in need of some relaxation away from home in the sun.
Fuerteventura With 340 km of coastline, Fuerteventura is the perfect destination for those looking to spend their holiday on the beach. The island is ideal for swimming, snorkelling and kayaking and is more relaxed and low key than some of its neighbours.
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