When booking your summer holiday during the school holidays it’s a well known fact you should add an extra wad of cash to bookings in July and August.
But for families keen to get away this summer concerned about the cost of travel during the expensive school holiday period, travel experts at Skyscanner have been busy crunching their extensive hotel and flight price data to uncover the cheapest weeks for families travelling to popular destinations.
For those looking for some sun closer to home, Alicante is cheapest to visit w/c August 11, but for travellers looking to go further afield Orlando should be booked for the first week in August.
Skyscanner have released a savvy table below revealing the cheapest places to travel to this August.
Lisa Tyndall, Senior Growth Manager, Skyscanner comments: “As the summer school holidays commence many parents are still on the lookout for that bargain break in the sun.
“Where to go, when to book and when to travel are questions most travellers ask.
“For parents who are flexible on when they travel this August we have trawled through our comprehensive flight and hotel data to uncover when’s the cheapest week to go to some of the key destinations during the school summer holidays.”