If you ask American Families about their most important holiday, many will surely respond with Thanksgiving. This is where families traditionally come together, cooking the famous turkey and eating lots of delicious side dishes. However, recently the tradition has been observed to change.
There are a lot of families who utilize the seasonal holiday in a very different way. They look for cheap Thanksgiving destinations and go for a vacation with wife and kids. The are many benefits to this plan.
The flights are cheaper than usual as there are less people flying to these cheap thanksgiving destinations because everyone else is visiting their families for Thanksgiving. The accommodation is cheaper as well plus there are always chances of getting an upgrade. You will also find less crowd at prime holiday destinations hence you can enjoy the sightseeing much better. If you compare cheap thanksgiving vacation packages with cheap Christmas holiday packages, thanksgiving holiday packages will cost around 60 percent less expensive and will offer twice the fun.
We have compiled a list of cheap thanksgiving destinations that you may go to this Thanksgiving.
1. Nassau, Bahamas
Bahamas is one of the best and cheap thanksgiving destinations during thanksgiving. The prices are slashed to less than half of the usual rates for lodging. Bahamas has the best white sand beaches amongst others and also it offers a lots of activities for families especially kids.
Panama offers almost the same discounts in addition to clubbing other activities like kayaking, horseback riding, and Wildlife centre tour along with the package. There are beach side resorts that offer all these in a package for the family of 4(2 adults and 2 children) at a very low cost. Watching Panama Canal is another adventure in itself that many parents would want their children to see.
3. Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona is a prime tourist destination all year around except November. November is a bit cold for the travelers to be visiting Barcelona. However, it is a great opportunity for you to visit Barcelona.
The Flights are estimated to be between $400-$500 and of course there is serious discount on accommodation. You can take your family to the famous museums, castles and amusement parks and would find very less crowd or basically the people who are there to take advantage of cheaper pricing.
4. Edinburgh, Scotland
Edinburgh is a city that mesmerizes the visitor as it did to J.K Rowling, the author of The Harry Potter Series. There is no shortage of things to do in and around the city but they are usually expensive. However, it is an off season in Edinburgh and you can get flights to Edinburgh for less than $600. You can visit Grand palaces and Castles in Edinburgh. Also don’t miss the Royal Yacht Britannia.
5. Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Gorgeous beaches with clear blue water is the definition of Punta Cana. There are a lot of other activities like hiking, snorkeling, diving, camping and beach side family dinner that will make sure that you get the best out of the holiday. Along with that, if you wish to spend time not doing anything, there are private pools and beaches, where you can relax, drink and have fun while your children are having an adventure. During Thanksgiving, Punta Cana is supposed to cost somewhere around 63 percent less than the usual cost of the holiday here. This might make Punta Cana the cheapest Thanksgiving destination among other.
Thanksgiving is about being with the family, it should not matter where. So, if any of these places seem worthy of your time, you can take your family there and get the best out of these cheap Thanksgiving vacation packages.