May Half Term Holidays

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Whisk the family away this May Half Term and make memories you'll cherish forever. We know that every family is different, so talk to our Travel Specialists and we’ll tailor-make a holiday that’s just right for you.
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Our top picks for May Half Term 2021

When are the May half term holidays 2021?

The holidays are Monday 31 May - Friday 4 June 2021.


Where should I go with my family during the May Half Term holidays?


Average temperatures: Highs of 25°C
Time difference: 2 hours ahead of the UK (GMT +2 hours)
Flight duration: Between 3 - 4 hours
Rainfall: 3 days of rain on average in May

Thousands of years of history, breathtaking natural landscapes, long, golden beaches, alongside a laid-back culture and vibrant cuisine. If this sounds like your dream escape from the rigours of regular life, then a May trip to Greece should appeal to you in spades. With innumerable ways to experience Greece, talk to one of our Travel Specialists to tailor-make your perfect holiday.


Average temperatures: Highs of 30°C
Time difference: 2 hours ahead of the UK (GMT +2 hours)
Flight duration: Between 4 - 5 hours
Rainfall: 1 day of rain on average in May

Cyprus proves that great things can indeed come in small packages, as this island paradise has everything that you’ll need for an unforgettable family holiday. From cities packed with culture, history, and boutique shopping, to landscapes with barely believable beauty and an idyllic coastline that is very literally the stuff of legends.


Average temperatures: Highs of 22°C
Time difference: None
Flight duration: Between 2 hours 30 minutes - 3 hours
Rainfall: 10 days of rain on average in May

Portugal is the home to both sleepy, authentic towns, and bustling cities with chic shopping and contemporary activities. One thing they both have in common – they are a haven for family activities and memory making. With no time differences and a climate that is the perfect temperature for swimming, but not so hot that the pool is your only sanctuary, Portugal is a must-visit May half term holiday.


Average temperatures: Highs of 30°C
Time difference: 4 hours behind the UK (GMT -4 hours)
Flight duration: Approx. 8 hours 40 minutes
Rainfall: 9 days of rain on average in May

If the sound of ocean is something that calls to you, then this castaway island paradise could well be your dream destination. Perfect for families and couples alike, this small Caribbean island boasts incredible coves and caves that lend themselves to both exciting watersports, quiet, romantic moments with the waves lapping the shore nearby and a host of other incredible things to do.


Average temperatures: Highs of 31°C
Time difference: 4 hours ahead of the UK (GMT +4 hours)
Flight duration: Approx. 10 hours
Rainfall: 15 days of rain on average in May

White-sand beaches, azure waters and colourful reefs make the Maldives the perfect spot for a luxury beachside getaway. Although the monsoon season begins towards the end of May, downpours are uncommon and temperatures remain high. This time of the year is also off season so you can have this tranquil slice of paradise almost to yourself.

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