It’s time to plan a vacation.
May is traditionally one of the first opens a bright holiday period and long-awaited vacation. The weather in may in most usual for the rest of the countries do not “spoil” the grueling heat and is considered the most optimal for a comfortable travel. And the prices for attractive destinations not so inflated as in the summer.
Therefore, spending may in stuffy offices – almost a crime. During this period, be sure at least a few days to get out to the azure sea. Fortunately, the may holidays are just around the corner.
We offer a convenient “calendar loophole” and is determined to go to one of the fabulous countries, from Egypt to the more familiar to the exotic Dominican Republic.
And travel Agency Tour Planet will tell you about the best offers and prices and choose the individual offers for every taste… and wallet 😉
Golden EGYPT (Sharm El-Sheikh, Hurghada)
Approximate budget: from $ 400. (10 744 UAH) per person.
What to expect: 7 nights (for example, date of departure – 30.04-02.05), double occupancy, hotel – 5 stars, first line, meals – all inclusive.
If you are lucky to catch “the burning” tour and will meet for one evening, you can count on 250-300 dollars. (6715-8058грн).
What hotels are advised to consider: Royal Holiday Beach Resort 5* Sharm Grand Plaza Resort Sharm 5* in Sharm, Sea Star Beau Rivage Hotel 5* in Hurghada.
Why you should consider a trip to Egypt in may
Do not rush skeptical to shake my head and scroll on! Egypt in may is traditionally one of the most attractive destinations. Even seasoned travelers among others choose exactly the item on the map a carefree holiday. And there are many “good” reasons.
Egypt is a country of two continents, occupying an advantageous geographical position in North Africa and Sinai Peninsula in Asia. Egyptian Golden beaches washed by the warm waters of two seas: in the North, tourists bask in the Mediterranean, in the East – in the Red sea.
You can enjoy all the shades of emerald and bright blue color of the Mediterranean sea or to go to the Red sea, enjoy here is diving with colorful fish among the coral reefs. The choice is yours!
The warm waters of the red sea – great diving spot (photo: unsplash/mahdis mousavi)
Weather in Egypt in may especially delight after the cold of the Ukrainian spring. Country meets comfortable water temperature. Mediterranean sea during this period warms up to +25°C, Red to +27°C. the Enduring heat is also safe for tourists.
If in addition to strong health and new experiences you want to show off after the holidays with a bronze tan, be sure to go to Egypt! The air temperature in the may Egypt rises to +30°C and falls to 8-9 degrees at night. Note that in the Sinai Peninsula due to the lack of strong wind warm weather is felt most strongly. About rains at that time in Egypt to worry about and not worth it.
Abu Simbel is a rock on the West Bank of the Nile, in which are carved two ancient Egyptian temple of the time of Ramses II (photo: unsplash/AussieActive)
Comfortable weather in Egypt in may comes to long trips (photo: unsplash/Adam Jang)
Missed the warmth and fun of the tourists will be pleasantly surprised by the variety of leisure activities in Egypt. In addition to the purely “marine” entertainment (diving, snorkeling, banana and water parks), you are waiting for parties and active nightlife (for example, in Hurghada and Sharm El-Sheikh), foam parties, national fishing competitions, desert Safari tours, Quad Biking in the desert, visiting Bedouin villages and many other curiosities.
Will consider tour deals to Cairo, Luxor or Aswan. Well, the legendary Egyptian pyramids – a must-have family photo archive.
Fabulous UAE (Dubai, Sharjah, RAS al-Khaimah)
The Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque in Abu Dhabi is one of the six largest mosques in the world (photo: unsplash /jcguarinpenaranda)
Approximate budget: from $ 550. (14 773 UAH) per person.
What to expect: 7 nights (for example, date of departure – 30.04-09.05), double occupancy, hotel – 4-5 stars, food – HB (Breakfast + dinner), 5 min. from the Bay or on the first line (depending on region).
What hotels are advised to consider: Byblos Hotel 4* Dubai, Marjan Island Resort & Spa 5* RAS al Khaimah, Red Castle Hotel Sharjah 4* Sharjah.
You can also choose the city hotel (about a 10 min. drive from the Gulf). With the less pay – 400-450 USD. (10 -12 087 744 UAH) for one and devote their weekend’s main attractions, such as Dubai.
Why you should consider a trip to the UAE in may
The trip to the Emirates is a unique opportunity to feel like a contemporary Oriental tale, filled with luxury and wealth.
Luxury hotels, high-class service, some of the most expensive entertainments in the world, wonders of engineering, the incredible skyscrapers – all this and more, causing “goose bumps”, are collected in a small area South-West Asia, in the desert, washed by the Omani and Persian gulfs.
As comfortable as possible to enjoy exotic Arabic can just in may, when the temperature does not exceed +30°C.
UAE is best explored in may (photo: unsplash/chrumo)
The beaches of UAE are different fine white sand. The most popular destinations (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, RAS al-Heim) located on the side of the Persian Gulf, where the water is heated to +28-29°C. In this case, around the coast stretches both paid and free urban beaches, that is no different in purity and beauty.
Vacation in the Emirates it is difficult to imagine solely on the beaches with a cocktail in hand. Because UAE is one of the best Nightclubs, extreme “rides” on jeeps or camels in the desert with red sand and steep dunes, excursions and of course shopping.
Especially popular among tourists for Dubai, Sharjah and the capital Abu Dhabi.
One of the entertainment in the UAE – an extreme ride on the sand dunes (photo: unsplash/jadav)
View from observation deck Burj Khalifa (photo: unsplash/tomcchen)
In Dubai you definitely will not be easy to dedicate yourself to only one “sea” vacation. This city contains perhaps the most fantastic sights of the Emirates. The tallest skyscraper in the world Burj Khalifa, observation deck with spectacular views, next to Dubai Fountain, the artificial island of palm Jumeirah, a huge water Park, flower garden. Every year thousands of tourists from all over the world come to Dubai local Mall is the largest shopping center in the world, a total area of more than 1.2 million square metres!
The opposite of a “rave” of Dubai – the Emirate of Sharjah, which is considered the cultural capital of the UAE. Here are dozens of museums, galleries and theatres. You can also spend the day strolling through the ranks of traditional Oriental Souk. By the way, Sharjah is the only Emirate located on the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman.
Spain (Costa Brava – Lloret de Mar, Santa Susanna)
Costa Brava – the “pearl” of Spain (photo: besttravel.ge)
Approximate budget: from 369 € (12 195) per person.
What to expect: double occupancy, hotel – 4-5 stars, food – BB (Breakfast), first line, or a maximum of 600 metres from the beach (depending on region).
What hotels are advised to consider: Caprici 4* in Santa Susanna, GHT Oasis Park Lloret 4* Lloret de Mar.
Why you should consider a trip to Spain in may
Costa Brava is one of the most beautiful places for a holiday home in Spain, is a Mediterranean coastal region in the northeast of Catalonia.
The maximum temperature in may reaches +21°C, sometimes rising to +23 to 26°C. the nights can be cooler (about +14°C). The water in this period is heated to 17°C. However, this is not a reason to be upset!
Spain, especially the Costa Brava, is a great choice not only for a beach holiday. May features for Hiking and exploring world-famous attractions.
Just two hours ‘ drive from Lloret is lovely Barcelona. And in less than an hour you can reach the romantic town of Girona with amazing architecture and cuisine. For the best recommendations you can directly contact the travel Agency.
Even in the calm and peaceful Costa Brava extremal’ll find entertainment for the soul (photo: unsplash/jantraid)
Be sure to try the local cuisine (photo: unsplash/ingridhofstra)
Seasoned travelers suggest to take the opportunity to visit the South of France, which is located nearby.
By the way, the Spanish name “Costa Brava” translates as “rocky”. And yet there is a pebbly and sandy beaches.
Tourists here also “find themselves” in a more active entertainment: water sports (rafting), climbing, sailing, skydiving and more. For families with children, zoos, dolphinariums, water parks and a small zoo.
And yet most importantly – give yourself at least a day on a tasting of traditional cuisine of Catalonia: Suquet, paella of black rice, chicken with prawns, and many other variations with seafood, fresh salads and wine – mmm! Apetito Agradable!
Paradise Dominican Republic (Punta Cana)
The rest, as on the TV screens? Is Punta Cana (photo: weddingvacations.com)
Approximate budget: from $ 1588. (42 653) for one person.
What to expect: nine nights (approximate date of departure – 01.05-09.05), double occupancy, hotel – 5 stars, food – all inclusive beachfront.
What hotels are advised to consider: Riu Palace Punta Cana 5* Punta Cana.
Why you should consider a trip to the Dominican Republic in may
If you have long dreamed about the rest, like the postcard – white sandy beaches, turquoise water, palm trees, hammocks, sweet cocktails then you definitely need to consider the exotic town of Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic (Caribbean). It is truly a Paradise.
The average water temperature in Punta Cana in may is +26-27°C. the languid Air warms up to +31°C. At this time, in the Dominican Republic can take showers, but they don’t overshadow the rest in General. By the way, a big “plus” may in the Dominican Republic reduced due to the demand price.
Around the coast of Punta Cana located small hotels, as this place is popular with pampered beautiful holiday destination.
On the coast of Punta Cana is a very popular variety of nautical activities (photo: unsplash/mustangjoe)
At least for the sake of such beauty should go to the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean (photo: unsplash/mustangjoe)
Nearby national parks and mangrove forests, where you can meet tropical birds and unusual animals. By the way, the kitchen in Punta Cana is famous for its fish delicacies. So be sure to visit one of the seafood restaurants.
The areas of Punta Cana and Bavaro form a region with a beautiful and promising name of the Costa del Coco (Coconut coast), known for its luxury resort hotels working on system “all inclusive”. Here are popular outdoor activities: zip line (descent on an inclined rope), Windsurfing, kayaking and sailing.
In simple words, the Dominican Republic is the ideal choice for a relaxing holiday among the green of nature, a dazzling pristine beaches and clear water.
Cyprus (Ayia NAPA, Limassol)
For white sand beaches and party go to Ayia NAPA (photo: booking.com)
Approximate budget: from 547 Euro (18 078 UAH) per person.
What to expect: five nights (approximate date of departure – 28.04-01.05), double occupancy, hotel – 5 stars, food – HB (Breakfast + dinner), beachfront.
What hotels are advised to consider: Adams Beach hotel 5* in Ayia NAPA, is situated near the famous beach of Nissi and active youth in the region.
Why you should consider a trip to Cyprus in may
The island of Cyprus – another great destinations for the may holidays. Moreover, the flight from Ukraine takes only about three hours.
In may the temperature here is about +24-26°C. Near the coast may be a little cooler. Interestingly, in the inner part of the island at this time is already quite hot – around 30°C. the water in the Mediterranean sea not so much warming (about +21-23°C), ideal for swimming.
By the way, the climate is one of the most beneficial to health in the world, so in Cyprus, home to many centenarians! Reason to think 😉 And look at the best suggestions on rest.
It is holiday in the city of Limassol is considered the most curative. This is despite the fact that Limassol is the economic and shopping center of the southern coast of Cyprus. Not to worry – the water and beaches in the area very clean. Sandy beaches with grey volcanic sand rich in silicon.
In Limassol contains many interesting architectural and historical sights: the ruins of ancient city of Cyprus, Kourion, various museums, a water Park. Note that Limassol is also the wine centre of Cyprus!
But Ayia NAPA is considered the party city with active nightlife. And the beaches in this city – the best on the island: white sand and easy access to the sea. The most popular beach is Nissi Beach.