A set of seven Spanish islands of the north-western coast of Africa, the Canary Islands offer a year round climate which is ideal for a holiday at any time. With five of the islands boasting a booming tourist economy and all attaining potential winter temperatures in the region of 20°C there are countless holiday options to suit you whenever you want to go.

Holidays to the Canary Islands are very popular in the months of December and February due to numerous cheap package deals being available for holidaymakers. If some winter sun is what you require then the Canaries will be the ideal destination for you. Imagine soaking up the sun on a golden beach in December. The Canary Islands are not just a destination for winter holidays however, as with little rainfall throughout the year and summer temperatures in the region of 30°C they remain one of the most popular destinations for British holidaymakers at any time of the year.

There is much more to holidays in the Canary Islands than the warm temperatures and year-long sun. If you’re a music lover and enjoy the unique atmosphere of a carnival then you should make sure you visit the islands during February and March. The island of Tenerife will become awash with colour for one of Europe’s biggest carnivals. Enjoy the grand street party and lavish costumes as you dance to Latin American rhythms. This is truly one of the best times to visit the Canary Islands.

Numerous holidaymakers flock to the Canary Islands for a vast array of different sports. The rugged volcanic terrain located on all the islands in the region has made them popular destinations for holidaymakers looking to enjoy sports such as trekking and mountain biking. Although ideal at anytime of the year it is often preferable to travel in winter to avoid it being too hot when enjoying these activities. If you’re a water sports enthusiast the Canary Islands, most notably Gran Canaria will be ideal for you, offering great conditions all year round. Two of the most popular sports to be enjoyed in Gran Canaria are windsurfing and kite surfing with the conditions being perfect for both beginners and more experienced at anytime of the year. For sports enthusiasts this is a real bonus for Canary Islands holidays.

You can enjoy the perfect holiday at any time of the year in the Canary Islands, one of Europe’s premier holiday destinations.

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