October is a fantastic time of year to go away with the family. Not only do most schools have a half term break during this month, but there are many destinations that are still enjoying warm, sunny weather during this time of year, so you can escape the chill of the UK and spend your days on the beach or by the pool with those nearest and dearest to you.
October half term breaks don’t have to be expensive. In fact, we have a range of cheap October half term holidays that won’t break the bank, so you’ll have more to spend whilst you’re there.
Here are some of our top destinations to visit for October half term holidays:
If you’re looking for an island paradise on which to spend the October half term holidays, consider Fuerteventura. This gem in the canaries enjoys highs of 26°C in October, making it the perfect place to relax on the beach or go for a splash about with the kids. The island is great for family holidays, and there’s plenty to do here, including the Oasis Park Zoo and Acua Water Park.
Croatia’s location in Southern Europe means that it enjoys warm temperatures well into October. Highs of 20 degrees celsius are common, with mild lows as warm as 13°C. The country is increasing in popularity with families due to its beautiful beaches, fun activities and low cost of living whilst you’re out there.
Malta is a great place to visit for a cheap October half term holiday, with highs of around 25°C. Such great weather means that you can still don your swimwear and enjoy a day at the beach with the family, or visit the island’s Splash & Fun water park to make some fabulous memories to cherish forever.