Sometimes, the best vacations are in April, and that’s why we have prepared 15 best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations.
The winter has been long and cold. Once the harsh weather finally goes away, we finally wake up and start thinking clearly. There is just something about early spring that makes us want to do more. We feel refreshed and ready to face new challenges. After months of hibernation, it’s no wonder we feel so energized and alive. In April, we want to travel, wear lighter clothes, and spend all day outside. What better time to explore a new destination than now?
Unfortunately, the winter has just arrived, and it won’t go away soon, but you can motivate yourself by thinking of an April vacation. Why not check out the best places to travel in April 2018 and choose your destination now? That way, you will have something to look forward to until the snow and the harsh weather disappear.
Early spring gives you a lot more opportunities than winter, so the list of best holiday destinations in April becomes much longer. Although many great destinations experience a high almost unbearable level of humidity during April, there are plenty of other choices, so don’t worry. Since it’s not too cold anymore to visit some of the old, fascinating cities in Europe, you can have a real adventure like you used to do. When it comes to Europe, it’s hard to choose a few places, but I would have to say that best places to visit in April in Europe certainly include the beautiful Italy, France, and some central European countries such as the Czech Republic. These places are truly magical, and you will probably fall in love with them the moment you arrive.
The US also has an abundance of places you should see in early spring and the best places to visit in April in US include Hawaii and Las Vegas of course. You should check out 16 Best Places to Visit in USA in April to learn more.
If you have read 15 Best Places to Travel in March in Europe, Asia and Tropical Destinations, then you could probably use our suggestions for April as well. Some of them are best April vacations for couples, as well. You can compare what we found for both months, and book your next vacation. We searched for best holiday destinations on websites such as Travel and Leisure, Price of Travel, and The Best Time to Visit in April and we came up with our list. Aside from compiling a list of great vacation destinations, we have included the lowest prices per night we found on Trip Advisor. Prices may change over time and you may be able to find cheaper accommodation in some places. Take a look at the 15 best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations.
15. Cancun, Mexico
The south-east coast of Mexico is also a great location for your April holiday. Cancun is one of the most popular holiday destinations with a great climate and the weather is great in early spring. The temperatures reach 89°F in April so you can enjoy the sunshine by the beach sipping a drink. The lowest price per night we found is $136 per night.
The city is no longer crowded in April as most of the tourist are already home. The weather is great too as the temperatures are lower and reach 73°F in April. Buenos Aires is also quite affordable compared to European destinations, for example. Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Films takes place in April so it’s something to think about. The lowest price per night we found is $89.
Winter has slowly faded from this beautiful country and Copenhagen becomes a very popular destination in April. All European cities are gorgeous from spring to fall but Copenhagen is also slightly more affordable during this period. The lowest price per night we found is $86.
12. Dublin, Ireland
Ireland is a truly majestic country with stunning nature and extraordinary history. It is certainly worth visiting this beautiful country and its capital city with plenty of castles and April is a great time to do so. The weather is warm enough so that you can go sightseeing but not too hot. The lowest price per night we found is $82.
If you have wondered where is hot in April in Europe, this is your answer. The Canary Islands which rank 11th on our list of best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations, are ideal vacation spots during winter months as well as in April. The islands feature mild weather throughout the whole year so whenever you choose to go, you’ve chosen right. The lowest price per night we found in Tenerife, one of the Canary Islands, is $81.
If you are looking for best places to visit in April in Asia, then you should definitely consider Bali. April is the perfect time to visit this beautiful place because the summer crowds have not yet arrived. Bali is known for exciting nightlife and numerous beaches you can go to enjoy the sunshine. The lowest price we found is about $77 per night.
Located in the heart of Central Europe, the Czech Republic will amaze you with its old buildings and stunning architecture. Prague is the capital of Czech Republic with plenty to see if you are a fan of history and beautiful medieval towns. If you are planning a trip this April make you should consider visiting this beautiful European city. The lowest price per night we found is $75.
April is a good time to visit Mexico City before the rainy season starts so consider booking a hotel on time. April is dry and warm so you’ll have plenty of chances to go sightseeing and exploring the city. The city center is very safe so you can enjoy the food and the nightlife without any concern. April is full of events in Mexico so depending on when in April are you traveling, you can witness the Holy Week (Semana Santa), International Classic Car Competition or International Dance Day. The lowest price per night we found is $72.
7. Kyoto, Japan
If you haven’t found anything you like yet, continue reading about best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia, and tropical destinations. Japan has a lot to offer and it is especially beautiful in April with cherry blossoms that color the place pink. Kyoto is amazing this time of the year and there are countless temples and shrines you can see while you’re there. The lowest price per night we found is $71.
April is a good month to visit Punta Cana, which ranks 6th on our list of best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations, and relax at its wonderful white sandy beaches as the prices can get slightly lower after the winter months. The temperatures reach 86°F, the perfect weather for a beach holiday. There are so many resorts you can choose from and it’s not that pricey at all. The lowest price per night we found in Punta Cana is $68.
Interested in inexpensive destination for your April journey? San José ranks 5th on our list of best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations. It is a great place for an adventure with temperatures about 78°F in April. The rainy season hasn’t started yet so you can take the opportunity and explore the entire country which has much to offer. If you visit it just before Easter, you will be able to feel the atmosphere during the Semana Santa in the city or participate in Fiesta San Rafael de Santa Ana, a street fair with music, food, and dancing. The lowest price per night we found is $63.
Those interested in a tropical vacation should definitely consider Boracay Island which is a great tourist destination with temperatures about 87°F in April. It ranks 4th on our list of best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations, and it’s a small resort island with beautiful beaches where you can relax and get tanned while a great part of the world is still recovering from winter. The lowest price per night we found is $58.
While it’s not a tropical destination, Budapest is one of the most gorgeous, exciting cities in Europe. If you like exploring old cities then you must see the capital of Hungary as this amazing city is known for lovely architecture and rich history. If you are a fan of exciting nightlife, you’ll find it here. Budapest is a very popular European destination so you’ll hear many different languages on the streets. It is affordable too and the lowest price per night we found is $56.
Panama City ranks second on our list of best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations. It is hot in April but that makes it a perfect destination for a beach holiday. You can cool off by swimming as temperatures will be about 89°F. The Orchid Festival in Panama takes place in April showcasing thousands of varieties of this beautiful flower. Prices are reasonable in Panama City and the lowest price per night we found is $55.
Nepal is a very popular destination and also the cheapest one on our list of 15 best places to travel in April in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations. April is one of the good weather months in this region. Although this is kind of a high season in Pokhara, prices are still very affordable. You should book in advance because the place is very popular during April and May. The lowest price per night we found is $19.