Where is hot in April

The arrival of April finally marks the end of winter. Signs of new life are popping up everywhere, so now’s the time to get inspired and have a think of where to go in April to experience something new. If you’ve been dreaming of swimming in warm blue waters and relaxing on powdery beaches over the last few months, then the Caribbean island of Antigua should be one to cross off your bucket list.

The temperatures are rising at destinations closer to home too, e.g. Cyprus or Gran Canaria, but you can still enjoy some peace and quiet before the summer season starts. Orlando is a bit less peaceful, but you can take the whole family away for unlimited fun and activities.

Keep reading to find out more about our list of hot places in april.

Cyprus

Flight Time 4h50m
Avg. monthly temp. 17°C
Sunlight hours 11h
Avg. sea temp. 18°C
Cyprus in April is best for...
Scuba diving
Cycling
Hiking
Culture
Essential Info

Cyprus tops our list of hot countries in April destinations. It is a really special time to visit Cyprus. The warmer weather brings the whole island into full bloom with wild flowers, orchids and red anemones and the views of the hilly green landscapes are spectacular. There are three UNESCO World Heritage Sites on the island as well as plenty of hiking trails that are perfect for exploring at this time of year. But the long sunny days also mean you can enjoy the beaches and nightlife early in the year.

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Gran Canaria

Flight Time 4h35m
Avg. monthly temp. 19°C
Sunlight hours 8h
Avg. sea temp. 19°C
Gran Canaria in April is best for...
Sports
Nature
Adventure
Staying active
Essential Info

If you are deciding on where to go in April and you love the outdoors, you’ll love what Gran Canaria has to offer in the spring. The island is green and floral and full of all kinds of places to get active while you enjoy the warm, sunny weather. Fly to Gran Canaria and travel through volcanic landscape with pine forest covered mountains leading into villages which provide the many hiking trails that the island is becoming well-known for. If you need a bit of extra motivation to get hiking, head into the hills of Monte Lentiscal and Santa Brigida to take a tour of one of the 50 wineries. 

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Lanzarote

Flight Time 4h20m
Avg. monthly temp. 18°C
Sunlight hours 7h
Avg. sea temp. 18°C
Lanzarote in April is best for...
adventure
hiking
cycling
nature
Essential info

The weather in the Canary Islands is pleasant all through the year but with April brings warmer temperatures and plenty of opportunities for spring sunbathing. It’s also the perfect time to appreciate the unique crater-like scenery without baking in the mid-summer sun. But if you don’t fancy too much walking then you can just sit back on the beach and catch some rays knowing the summer has come early for you. Canary Island is a perfect vacation option for those looking for hot places in April.

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Orlando

Flight Time 9h20m
Avg. monthly temp. 22°C
Sunlight hours 10h
Avg. sea temp. 25°C
Orlando in April is best for...
Shopping
Fishing
Theme parks
Boating
Essential Info

Whether you’re on a budget or splurging, it’s impossible not to have fun in Orlando. In the theme park capital of the world you can explore magical wizarding worlds of Harry Potter, get inside the silver screen at Universal Studios and meet the dinosaurs on Jurassic Park Island, all in one holiday.  A string of festivals are also held during April including the Florida Film Festival and the Orlando Cabaret Festival, where you can mingle with the locals and see a different side of the city. If you are a fan of theme parks and deciding on where to go in April, Orlando would be a perfect fit for you.

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Antalya

Flight Time 4h
Avg. monthly temp. 18°C
Sunlight hours 12h
Avg. sea temp. 16°C
Antalya in April is best for...
Culture
History
Sun
Sport
Essential Info

Antalya in April is perfect for spring lovers. Cooler temperatures of around 13°C and highs of 18°C mean you can spend the day happily sightseeing and checking out the gorgeous Roman ruin of Hadrian’s Gate and other landmarks without the sweltering heat and crowds of tourists in later months.  With long days consisting of almost 12 hours of sunlight, you'll have plenty of time to fit it all in.

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Paphos

Flight Time 4h
Avg. monthly temp. 21°C
Sunlight hours 9h
Avg. sea temp. 18°C
Paphos in April is best for...
Scuba diving
Cycling
Hiking
Culture
Essential Info

As spring kicks into full swing, Paphos' weather really starts warming up in April and travellers will be happy to see averages of around 21°C, perfect for exploring and relaxing. While sea temperatures are yet to provide the best swimming conditions, at 18°C they're still a lot warmer than the UK! Holidaymakers can enjoy very low chances of rain and long 9 hour days of sunshine to top it off.

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