If you are planning a trip over Easter this year, you have come to the right place! This blog post brings you five destinations with amazingly affordable car hire over the Easter travel period.
At the time of writing this post, the daily price of car hire at these destinations (calculated from a seven-day rental including the Easter weekend) was under 10 pounds! But remember, prices change constantly and tend to increase closer to the pick-up date. So have a look if any of these egg-cellent destinations tickles your fancy, and get to booking!
Paradise-like Faro is located at the southern end of Portugal, in the Algarve region. The weather in March-April is mild and sunny, with temperatures generally hovering around a pleasant 20°C. Outside the busy summer season, Faro is a lovely place to visit, whether you want to explore the city itself or venture out to discover the famously beautiful beaches of the region.
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Palma de Mallorca is the only major city on the Balearic island of Mallorca in the Mediterranean Sea. The city offers visitors myriad fascinating sights and attractions year round, in many of which you can see the numerous cultures and religions that have left their mark on the island’s heritage. Don’t miss the chance to explore the rest of the island with your car, too!
The earliest settlements in Split date back to the 4th century BC, and subsequently the city has been under the control of a vast amount of empires and republics, from the Roman and Byzantine empires to the Republic of Venice and many more. Needless to say, the city houses numerous places of interest, and on top of this, is located on the coast of the turquoise Adriatic Sea.
Larnaca is a great place to enjoy some truly relaxing holiday activities in a pleasant climate, with average temperatures in March-April around 20°C. Head to the beach and work on your tan, or try your hand at water sports. Divers will delight in exploring the famous Zenobia wreck, just off the coast of Larnaca. The area around Larnaca also offers various activities including camel rides, quad bike safaris and fishing trips!
Johannesburg, South Africa
March-April is a great time to visit Johannesburg, as these months mark the beginning of the transition from summer to winter in South Africa. Days are warm and sunny, with average temperatures of about 25°C, while evenings are cooler. As the largest city in South Africa, Johannesburg offers a huge selection museums, restaurants, night life and shopping opportunities. Must-see attractions include the Apartheid Museum and a safari, which you can find in the countryside surrounding Johannesburg.