Options For Over 50s Luxury Holidays

Having a luxury holiday does not necessarily means a weel of doing nothing as it comes to the over 50s.


Those in this age group are expanding their horizons and sampling new destinations and activities thanks to their increasingly adventurous nature, surveys suggest.


This means that over 50s looking into luxury package holidays have a variety of options when picking where to go and what to do, so research is essential to choose the perfect break for you.


While Spain is one of the main destinations commonly associated with this demographic, other locations such as the Caribbean, America and the Middle East are becoming more popular among travellers in their 50s and 60s.


Over 50s typically desire holidays that offer activities, interesting sights and pursuits in culture and sunshine-rich destinations, and all of these regions can offer that and more.


For example, a luxury holiday in the Caribbean might involve visiting museums relating to the region’s colonial history, going sailing, experiencing the colours and sounds of local carnivals and other festivities and sampling some exotic cuisine.


Elsewhere, over 50s travelling to the US may be particularly interested in Florida as a luxury destination, a state famous for its sunshine, golf, wildlife and shopping.


The Middle East, meanwhile, offers a unique insight into Islamic culture and is home to some spectacular desert scenery and mosques, coupled with the more modern attractions of super-luxurious hotels and elegant resorts.


Other popular luxury holiday destinations for over 50s include the Maldives, the Seychelles and Sri Lanka, each of which have their fair share of sumptuous beaches, natural sights and active pursuits such as trekking through rainforests.


If you’re looking to explore the Mediterranean beyond Spain, the likes of Cyprus, Egypt, Greece, Malta, Morocco, Portugal, Tunisia and Turkey again have much to offer when it comes to sunshine, historical wonders and unforgettable food and drink.


Even this quick look at the potential holidays on offer shows how varied the options are for over 50s considering a luxury getaway. Whichever you choose, you can be sure of having an altogether unique and unforgettable experience to treasure for years to come.


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