Top Spring Break Destinations Around the World

Style Magazine Newswire | 1/22/2024, 12:48 p.m.
Whether it signifies a hiatus from work or school, spring break is always a welcome notion and a great time …

Whether it signifies a hiatus from work or school, spring break is always a welcome notion and a great time for families, couples, friends and more to travel. From traditional tropical Mexican vacations to coolcation travel experiences in Norway, please see the below round up of locations ideal for Spring Break 2024.

Ultimate Nordic Wellness Getaway in Norway

Embark on a transformative wellness journey this spring with Up Norway's 15-day Nordic Wellness Expedition through Scandinavia. Spring breakers can experience the pioneering happiness traditions of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, exploring sustainable destinations like Gothenburg, Bergen, and Copenhagen. The itinerary unfolds with unique experiences such as panoramic forest walks at Skovtårnet, visits to geologically fascinating sites like Møns Klint, and a scenic train journey to Ästad Vingård, an organic vineyard and boutique spa hotel. Travelers can delve into sleep therapy amidst Norway's tranquil landscapes, including a private floating sauna experience and exploration of Oslo by foot and water. Fjord adventures await with a rail journey through UNESCO heritage-protected fjords and a cruise on the majestic Sognefjorden. Travelers can also indulge in gastronomic delights in Bergen and the Island Kingdom of Austevoll, featuring vibrant bar scenes, outdoor hot tubs, guided hikes, and culinary tastings. This holistic journey promises to rejuvenate the mind, body, and spirit, drawing inspiration from the region's consistent top ranking on the Global Happiness Index.

Luxury Harvest Season Experience in Argentina

For an extraordinary spring break journey during the Southern Hemisphere's harvest season, travelers can explore the wine region of Mendoza, Argentina. Nestled amidst breathtaking natural landscapes, Mendoza offers outdoor adventures and premium wine experiences. For an unparalleled experience, travelers can choose to stay at SB Winemaker's House & Spa Suites, where they can enjoy exclusive access to the winery of Susana Balbo, Argentina’s first female winemaker,, guided tours, hands-on harvest activities, ultra-premium wine tastings, and traditional Asado barbeque picnics in the vineyard. Complementing the harvest festivities, the hotel offers luxurious wellness options curated by the in-house Wellness Butler, featuring geothermal therapy massages, sensory wellness rituals, grape seed exfoliations, and wine-infused facials. Guests can also elevate their stay with additional experiences and expeditions arranged by the Experience Curator, including private plane to hard to reach smaller destinations, ultra-premium tastings, open-flame chef's table, custom blending, and a variety of activities such as rafting, tennis, golf, yoga, horseback riding, rappelling, and more.

Living Like a Local in All of the Best Spring Break Destinations with HomeExchange Collection

Families or friend groups can embark on living like a local in the destination of choice with HomeExchange Collection, an exclusive home exchange community for luxury homes. Members can elevate their travel experience by gaining instant access to a handpicked selection of over 4,000 luxurious homes across 70 countries. This spring break, travelers can immerse in the epitome of luxury with meticulously evaluated homes boasting opulent designs, top-tier amenities, and prime locations. HomeExchange Collection not only redefines luxury travel but also allows members to embrace the spirit of spring break fully by allowing them to experience the authentic charm of local cultures by following the guidance of fellow members, who provide valuable insights and recommendations. Members can transform their spring break into a memorable journey filled with unparalleled comfort, elegance, and cultural immersion in traditional destinations such as Miami, the Outer Banks, and Palm Springs, or opt for more exotic destinations such as Fiji, Maui, and San Miguel.

Adults Only Fun in Los Cabos

Adults looking for a warm and relaxing spring break sans kids can experience a lavish spring break at the new Grand Velas Boutique Los Cabos, which recently opened its doors in January. This exclusive adults-only sanctuary ensures an unparalleled experience for luxury-seeking travelers. With 79 luxurious suites featuring private terraces, intricate design details, and a sophisticated neutral palette adorned with Mexican art and metal touches, the resort offers an extraordinary haven of relaxation. Culinary aficionados will savor the two-star Michelin consulting chef's creative dining experiences, complemented by a curated wine selection inspired by Mexico's fine wine region. Beyond the luxurious confines, travelers can explore the spectacular landscapes of Los Cabos, creating unforgettable memories against the backdrop of sun-soaked beaches and breathtaking vistas.

Classic Family Adventures in Riviera Maya

A true spring break destination, Riviera Maya consists of over a 100-mile stretch of beautiful beaches and tropical oasis. Running along the Yucatan Peninsula, the world-renowned paradise is home to lagoons, mangroves, ancient Mayan cities, ecological reserves, and even the world's second largest coral reef. With activities for those of all ages Riviera Maya remains a fan favorite destination for family travel year after year. Grand Velas Riviera Maya offers special services and activities for all ages to enjoy with their age group or as a family. Guests ages 4 to 12 can enjoy the ultimate kid’s club complete with board games, XBox and Wii consoles, movies, arts and crafts activities and storytelling that happen daily at the Kids' Club. Teens can enjoy the resort’s teens club featuring a game room, pool table, ping pong, air hockey, foosball, karaoke and more. For Grand Velas’ littlest guests, babies are catered to with a Baby Concierge who can coordinate a crib, Mexican toys, baby floats, gentle bath and shampoo gels, and organic foods in advance. And, to foster quality time together, entertainment for families ranges from astronomy nights, sandcastle building, and human foosball to Mexican Fiesta, drive-in movies, eco-cycling tours, and painting Alebrijes. While the kids are supervised, parents can relax at the SE Spa, awarded 5 stars by Forbes Travel Guide, or dine at one of the resort's 6 fine dining restaurants.

Over-the-Top Golf Spring Break in Rome

Ideal for golfers looking for a new escape, Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese and Italy4Golf have partnered together to bring travelers an exclusive five-night luxury golf experience. The package offers unparalleled golfing experiences across Italy, featuring rounds at prestigious courses such as Marco Simone Golf Club in Rome, La Bagnaia in Tuscany, and San Domenico Golf in Puglia. Golf enthusiasts can elevate their game with instruction and playing alongside a member of the 2023 European Ryder Cup championship team. They will also enjoy the luxury of helicopter transport, a cultural golf cart tour, wine-tasting at renowned wineries, and more.

Beat the Summer Crowds in Dubrovnik

Prime time to visit before the summer crowds, Dubrovnik is the next “it” destination for spring break. The ancient port city is a dream destination in spring to visit due to its privileged climate, cultural heritage as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, crystal blue sea and beautiful coastline. Dubrovnik is known for its rich history and culture, stunning architecture, and picturesque landscapes. For family accommodations, travelers should look no further than Hotel Dubrovnik Palace. The hotel is nestled on the scenic seafront between a pine forest and the turquoise coastal waters of the lush Lapad peninsula. Just a few minutes’ drive north west of medieval Dubrovnik Old Town, the stunning location offers phenomenal photo opportunities of the Elafiti Islands from every direction. The contemporary luxury resort has direct access to a quiet and peaceful beach, two outdoor pools with an additional third indoor pool.