Summer is right around the corner but why wait until then for your next holiday? Make the most of our flight deals in May and plan the ultimate pre-summer escape.
Discover a new city on the bank holiday weekend or make the most of the warmer weather with a relaxing beach city getaway. Whatever you fancy doing, our May flight deals can help you beat the summer rush.
So let us help you decide where to go in May!
Plump for one of our May flight deals to Malta and you can experience the start of the island’s dry and sunny weather. It’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy the gorgeous Blue Flag status beaches here. From Golden Bay to St. George’s Bay, you can soak up the sun without the bustling crowds of the high season. If you prefer historic buildings and breathtaking waterfronts, head to Malta’s capital, Valetta, for some serious sightseeing. May is also the month where local village feasts (festi) become more frequent so keep an eye out for this taste of tradition. And for all you music-lovers and festival-goers, Annie Mac’s epic Lost and Found Festival takes place on the first weekend in May!
Get summer started early with a getaway to Dubrovnik. As the restaurants and museums begin to extend their opening hours, use our flight deals in May to experience this impressive Croatian city before the summer crowds arrive. Discover Dubrovnik’s incredible history with a wander around its centuries-old walls or take a boat trip to the nearby Lokrum Island. The warmer temperatures of May mean you can enjoy a glass of Croatian wine outside on the cobbled streets. You may even stumble across a traditional Linđo folklore ensemble whose summer performances kick off in May.
Fancy a Greek getaway? Then Corfu is the perfect place for you! Grab one of our flight deals in May to this stunning island, a destination complete with secret coves, golden beaches and stunning scenery. Head here for 1 May and you’ll be greeted by Corfu’s Labour Day celebrations. Do as the locals do with a picnic in the countryside while you gather flowers for your very own Labour Day wreath. But if you miss it, there’s no need to panic! There are various local festivals during the month of May and with more than 200 villages on the island, you’re bound to stumble across one. So expect plenty of live music, dancing and souvlaki from your Corfu May flight deal.
Girona is the ultimate destination for those who are wondering where to go in May. If you prefer a city break, you can stay inside the city’s walls and explore the history and culture of this Catalan classic. And why not visit during Girona Flower festival in the middle of May? You can witness the medieval city covered in glorious florals as you feast on world-famous gastronomy. For sun-worshippers, Girona is also the gateway to the Costa Brava. Lloret de Mar’s perfect for chilled beach days and buzzing nights or enjoy an early summer getaway in Calella. Girona is the ultimate way to use our flight deals in May!
If you’re not sure where to go in May or can’t decide what type of holiday you want, then head to Alicante. From sandy beaches and the historic castle of Santa Barbara to outdoor games and lively nightlife, Alicante has something for everyone. Head here at the start of the month and you can admire the colourful floral crosses and vibrant atmosphere of Cruces de Mayo in the Santa Cruz neighbourhood – a festival full of live music and dancing. Or use our May flight deals to experience Alicante’s Spring Festival. Taking place at the end of May, this musical extravaganza showcases a line-up of the country’s finest musical talent. Grab your friends and get ready to make some amazing memories this May!
The capital of Majorca, Palma is a year-round destination for sun, sand and sightseeing. So beat the crowds and snap up one of our great May flight deals to this stunning city! Relax on Playa de Palma as temperatures reach up to 24°C before grabbing tapas at a beachfront restaurant. You can also make the most of the quieter streets at this time of year and explore La Seu Cathedral and the Arab Baths. A beach and city break rolled into one, Palma is the destination for you!