If you are searching for a family holiday on a budget, locations offering a range of activities and entertainment, fine dining, and that all-important sunshine are accessible without breaking the bank. Check out the top destinations for affordable all inclusive holidays to see what’s on offer.
Renowned for its welcoming atmosphere and sandy beaches, Spain is the perfect destination for couples and families alike. All inclusive resorts will generally provide entertainment and with various excursions available you can make the most of sightseeing opportunities or find fun at water parks such as Port Aventura. The local food on offer is usually cooked to the traditional style of the region you are visiting, adding authenticity to your Spanish experience. And as all your food is included, you will have the freedom to try the resort’s dishes without limitation and at no extra price, so you can make the most of that Paella!
For a relaxing trip, Portugal boasts stunning surroundings and ancient monuments, not to mention the draw of the beautiful Algarve coastline. Although it can be a bit cooler in winter, the warmer months offer the opportunity to go on a dolphin safari from Portimao Marina or to visit the largest open air water park in Europe, Aqualand. With the money you save by going on an all-inclusive, why not spend the money on an excursion? If you enjoy seafood and fresh fish, there is chance to taste the local delicacies of octopus salad, fresh fish, and steamed clams.
For a luxury all inclusive break, try the popular destination of Sharm el Sheikh. Ideal for couples seeking hot climates and beautiful sands, a holiday in Egypt can be the ultimate in relaxation. With the Red Sea at your fingertips, this is the perfect chance to make the most of the country’s famous snorkelling and driving facilities. Of course, an educational trip to the Pyramids is a must, and with an all-inclusive package, when you book an excursion most hotels will provide packed lunches, so you can enjoy your day without spending additional money on food.
Spicy food, palm trees, sunshine and rum; these are some of the images that spring to mind when picturing the Caribbean. And by choosing to travel all inclusive, all that is left is for you to worry about is the abundance of pre-paid meals of fresh fish and seafood, tropical fruits, plantain, and delicious rum cocktails. A tough life! With high temperatures all year round, cool off with a fresh coconut enjoyed through a straw while walking along the palm tree lined sandy beaches and admiring the stunning clear waters of the sea.
For a cost effective trip, more holiday-goers are seeking all inclusive packages in Turkey. Perfect for all the family, there are great deals to be found around late spring and early autumn. The heat at these times is also more bearable for those with young children. There so much to explore in Turkey, from the stunning Taurus Mountain and its waterfalls to the ancient sites around the Alanya and Belek resorts. For white sands and snorkelling, visit Caretta to watch the turtles swimming or the family orientated shallow, clear waters of Olu Deniz. With all inclusive holidays, you don’t have to worry about additional costs of feeding your family or for those adults wishing to relax with a beer by the pool. With everything pre-paid, you can relax and know you have the choice to enjoy the resort without additional costs or to explore further afield with extra spending money. Explore Co-operative holidays for more information on all inclusive packages to suit all the family.