If your idea of the perfect holiday is enjoying fun-filled days in stunning destinations without travelling too far, you'll love the fantastic range of medium-haul holidays at Hays Travel. We offer exciting getaways to the Canary Islands, Cape Verde, and Cyprus, transporting you from your sofa to sun-bleached shores in just a matter of hours.
A medium-haul holiday is anything with a flight time between four and eight hours, so you'll have the the perfect opportunity to seek out the sun in a number of idyllic locations, without having to spend too much time on the plane. Whether you want to bask in glorious temperatures, or unleash your inner explorer with a spot of sightseeing, the trips are ideal for families or couples. They're also the perfect solo trip if you're keen to enjoy well-deserved 'me time'.
If you're looking to get away over May half-term, or indulge in a beach holidays, many of our tour operators offer extras like free child places, kids' club, and excursions to ensure there's something for all ages. The ideal alternative to a long-haul holiday, we also offer low deposits of £49 per person on our trips so you can enjoy a getaway to suit your budget.
Discover our wide range of medium-haul holidays at Hays Travel today, and look forward to an unforgettable break.
Create magical memories to cherish on a medium-haul holiday with Hays Travel. We have a wide variety of adventure-filled getaways in stunning destinations to suit all kinds of holidaymakers, whatever you enjoy. With a medium-haul holiday you're guaranteed a memorable trip in any of our sun-soaked destinations that won't take you forever to reach. Whether you prefer a laid back break by the beach, a getaway filled with adventurous waterparks and rides, or a cultural escape somewhere new, we have the perfect holiday for you.
Offering endless hours of sunshine, exciting days trips, and a stunning volcanic backdrop, the Canary Islands are a firm favourite with holidaymakers. In just five hours you can escape to Lanzarote. The third largest resort, Puerto del Carmen is packed with beautiful beaches, water sports, and activities to ensure there's something to satisfy adults, teenagers, and children. A day trip to Timanfaya National Park is highly recommended if you want a unique holiday experience. It's less than half an hour away, and you'll have the perfect opportunity to admire the volcanic landscape and geysers.
For a medium-haul holiday with a difference, why not jet off to Cape Verde? Located off the coast of Africa, it's made up of 10 volcanic islands and five islets; this means you're guaranteed to be surrounded by breathtaking views. With a blissful tropical climate, you couldn't be in a better spot to unwind in style on the golden sandy beaches and admire impossibly blue seas ; the beaches in Sal and Boa Vista are hugely popular with sun-lovers. Thrill-seekers will love activities like diving, snorkelling, and quad biking. When you want a break from the beach, why not indulge your passion for adventure with a trip to Cape Verde's highest peak, Pico do Fogo on the Island of Fogo? Just don't forget to bring your camera!
If you're big on culture and history, a trip to Cyprus won't disappoint. There's plenty to discover, including the archaeological ruins of Kourion, the UNESCO World Heritage protected Troodos Mountains, and the House of Dionysus, located in the iconic Paphos Archaeological Park in Paphos. Kolossi Castle is also located within walking distance of Limassol. The 4-star Louis Princess Beach Hotel in Larnaca is paradise for families looking for a luxurious break. Situated by the picture-perfect Oroklini beach, this hotel offers the ultimate combination of adventure and relaxation with a selection of pool and lounge areas. There's also a kids' club to entertain little ones if you want to recharge your batteries at the on-site spa.
If you're looking for the perfect medium-haul getaway, you'll find a superb selection of trips at Hays Travel. We have over 37 years of experience in planning unforgettable holidays in picture-perfect We've also been voted the UK’s Best High Street Travel Agent. Contact our dedicated team today, and you can trust us to book the holiday of your dreams.