Where to go on holiday in April?

Written on : 24 November 2017

Top 5 destinations to go to in April

Do you want to escape for a weekend or a week during the month of April? Here is our selection of ideal destinations for a romantic or family getaway. Europe? Asia? Africa? There will be something for everyone. City-breaks or a truly peaceful retreat in a secluded villa, you will always spend a holiday in the luxury and comfort you deserve.


Enjoy your holidays by visiting Mallorca out of season. More known than its neighbour Menorca, this island is famous for the tumult of its nightlife and its clubs on lively beaches. However, in the off-season, rhinestones and music give way to calm and relaxation. You will be able to peacefully discover fantastic and little known natural spaces away from the hordes of tourists that sweep to Mallorca in summer. In the centre of the largest island of the Balearic Islands, you will find villages surrounded by olive and almond trees. The month of April is ideal to see its sublime landscapes, embellished with white flowers.

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If you want to discover a new culture and escape completely from your daily life, we advise you to fly to Cambodia. A warm and sunny climate, perfect for cutting out the routine and hassle of everyday life. A country of myths and legends, surrounded by an extravagant forest, Cambodia is one of those destinations that is absolutely dreamlike. Its natural and cultural riches are so many reasons to visit this fabulous country located in Southeast Asia. While crisscrossing the most beautiful corners of the country, you will dive into a world both unique and magical. Discover all the unique activities that this country can offer you!

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With temperatures between 28°C and 32°C, its paradisiac beaches and its authentic constructions, you are sure to be struck by the change of scenery on your arrival. Although some areas are subject to some precipitation at the end of the day, the climate remains very comfortable to discover this wonderful island. The Maldives is adorned with a palette of landscapes that promises an absolute change of scenery. Enjoy, too, one of our most beautiful villas for rent in the Maldives and discover all the charm of these pearls of the Indian Ocean.

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The slight breeze comes to soften the heat of the day. The month of April is perfect to visit all the treasures of Marrakech. With plenty of places filled with culture and captivating activities to do with your family, it's impossible to get bored in the red city. You can choose to stay in a sublime traditional riad to push the cultural experience even further. It's also the perfect time to enjoy a round of golf on one of the many courses that will be within walking distance of your luxury villa.

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A few hours from the UK by plane, Lisbon is the perfect destination for a city break with friends. Discover Portuguese culture and its gastronomy by strolling through the city's lively neighbourhoods. Stop by one of the charming restaurants to savour typical dishes. The temperature is a bit warmer than in the rest of Europe, so take advantage of this opportunity to visit Portugal and discover the hospitality of locals for a weekend or a week. Many activities await you in the city that are not to be missed!

On the programme: gastronomy and traditions...
You are a lover of good food? Head to Lisbon where the festival Peixe em Lisboa is held, the opportunity to travel your taste buds in the best restaurants in the city! With family or friends, you will have the opportunity to savour the new gastronomic creations made with seafood, concocted by famous chefs. Do not miss the festivities of Holy Week that animate the country this season, especially those of Braga, in the region of Porto and the North. From April 13th to 31st, the whole city lives to the rhythm of processions and demonstrations. The streets are flowery and colourful, a unique atmosphere!
...but also cultural and sports events...
The period will really delight lovers of the 7th art since, for its part, the Portuguese capital organises Indie Lisboa, the International Festival of Independent Cinema. The latter is proving to be the perfect place to meet new filmmakers and identify some of the future big names in world cinema! Sports fans will probably focus on two dates. The first will be the International Equestrian Endurance Competition of Fronteira, while the second event is none other than the Estoril's Portugal Open, a tennis tournament counting for the official rankings of the ATP and the WTA Tour.
...without forgetting the essential tourist places!
Renowned for its famous Port wine, the Fado Country is full of remarkable tourist sites. Places classified by UNESCO such as the Belém Tower, the Batalha Monastery or the medieval city of Evora are just a glimpse of what you will have the privilege to discover in Lusitanian land. And to make the most of your stay, Villanovo have of course selected the most beautiful holiday rentals in Portugal! A change of scenery is guaranteed in these luxurious properties benefiting from tailor-made services!

>>> All our luxury villas in Lisbon