15 Winter sun destinations

Winter holidays often rhyme with snow, Christmas and skiing. However, for some people, it is the perfect opportunity to change the weather and spend some time in the sun. If you prefer spending your winter holidays on a beach getting suntanned, then in this article we will share with you 15 winter sun destinations. If you are looking to travel you could try using a private jet. Indeed, it could be useful if you intend to visit multiple tropical islands for example. It is less expensive than you think if you use private jet rental companies such as AEROAFFAIRES.


The Maldives Islands are ideal for anyone seeking sun, beaches, and crystal-clear water. It's a wonderful island with breathtaking views. Enjoy your stay in a magnificent location where you can relax in the sun with lovely weather during the winter.

The Canary Islands

Tenerife and La Palma in Spain's Canary Islands are popular winter destinations. Great weather, wonderful accommodations, and it is not a costly vacation. There are numerous activities available, such as snorkelling, sightseeing, walking in nature, and so on.


Morocco is an ideal winter vacation destination, featuring destinations such as Agadir, Marrakech, and Rabat. Beach resorts, luxurious hotels, traditional flea markets, local cuisine, desert excursions—there are so many things that you will forget you are in winter.

Seychelles Islands

If you want to visit another tropical paradise, go to the Seychelles Islands. Snorkelling with dolphins and turtles in pristine ocean water is not your typical winter vacation. However, we can assure you that if you want white sand, sleeping in villas on the water, beach parties, and seafood, the Seychelles Islands are a must-see. 

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Thailand is one of the greatest places to visit because of its diverse resort options, which include the islands of Phuket, Koh Samui, Krabi, and the ever-popular Pattaya. You might choose to stay in a resort and participate in customary activities such as snorkelling and monkey watching. Obviously, Bangkok is a must-see when in Thailand.


Set sail on an unforgettable Caribbean cruise that includes a stop in Barbados. Swim in the clear blue oceans and then unwind on the beach with a tasty rum. There are also magnificent resorts with cutting-edge spas and a diverse range of activities.


Bali is a magnificent paradise full of surprises. Bali is synonymous with white sand beaches, exotic vegetation, high-end spas, and beach parties. You can either stay at a stunning resort or a private home with a pool and beach access.

Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The Yucatán Peninsula on Mexico's Atlantic Coast is a stunning blend of old and modern civilizations. Swim in its cenotes, learn about Mayan culture in its famed temples, sunbathe on a wonderful beach in Tulum, and party at night in Cancun. Mérida is also a great site to see colonial architecture and enjoy local food.

Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town is a great winter destination. There is so much to do there: take a safari tour, climb or ride the cable car up Table Mountain, visit Nelson Mandela's cell, attend a rugby match, or eat local cuisine. After a few days in Cape Town, you might want to take a tour of South Africa, which has many beautiful landscapes. 

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Dubai is the place to go for guaranteed winter sun and fun. Whether you want to go jet skiing, party, camel ride in the desert, as well as visit unique shopping malls, Dubai has an activity for you. We suggest taking a trip to the desert to witness the wonderful sunset.

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

When we think of the most beautiful tropical island, we often think of Bora Bora. It has a vast number of small islands where you can spend your winter vacation and have the best winter vacation of your life. Scuba dive, paddle, and take a dip in the turquoise lagoons of Bora Bora, with a dormant volcano in the background.


If you're looking for a breathtaking destination in South-East Asia, Cambodia is a must-see. Set out on a jungle adventure to discover jungle temples. You could also choose to visit typical villages, which provide a true immersion in Cambodian culture. 

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Vietnam has so many places to visit that it is one of the best winter destinations. You could visit cities and have a fantastic time in Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi. You must visit local markets and try local food. You could also go to the coast, which has incredible beaches and wonderful islands, such as Ha Long Bay.

Miami, USA

With its palm trees, tropical temperature, famous beaches, rich diversity, and nightlife, Miami is a one-of-a-kind destination. It is truly a unique city in the United States, and winter is the perfect time to visit.

Costa Rica

Finally, Costa Rica is one of our top winter sun destinations. It has everything: tropical forests, diverse wildlife to observe, national parks, volcanoes, kayaking spots, surfing, magnificent beaches and resorts.

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We are Jacob and Taylor. Travel is our passion and we love sharing our experiences here at The Travelling Souk. Our hope is that you would be inspired by this little blog to try something new, embrace an adventure, and live life to the fullest. 

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