Sunwing is pleased to announce it will be returning to Val d’Or, Quebec, for another season this winter to offer direct flights to two of the tour operator’s most popular vacation destinations, Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic and Holguin in Cuba. Avid beachgoers can look forward to convenient Monday flights to Punta Cana from December 11, 2017 until April 16, 2018, and weekly Tuesday service to Holguin from December 12, 2017 until April 17, 2018. As the #1 to the sun, Sunwing is the only leisure carrier offering flights to sun destinations from this airport. 

President of Tour Operations, Andrew Dawson, commented on the news. “Sunwing is proud to have offered direct leisure flights for travellers from Val d’Or for almost 10 years, and we look forward to continuing this convenient service to two incredibly popular vacation hotspots this winter.”

“We are very pleased that Sunwing is offering this flight to our local community. It is a great privilege to have this service here as it provides travellers more convenience in reaching their ideal tropical vacation this winter,” said Louise Beaulieu, General Manager for Val d’Or Regional Airport.

As the #1 for family vacations, Sunwing offers a host of value-added packages at top-rated resorts in Holguin and Punta Cana. What’s more, travellers can also enjoy exclusive family-friendly inclusions such as access to the largest offering  TripAdvisor’s® top-rated family resorts, Kids Stay, Play, and Eat FREE, and family rooms that accommodate 5 or more guests, depending on the resort they select.

In Punta Cana, travellers can find plenty of sun and splash-worthy fun at the award-winning Memories Splash Punta Cana. Home to one of the Caribbean’s largest on-site waterparks, it’s complete with 20ft slides, a tipping bucket, wave pool, and splash park for younger children. The resort also features an action-packed kids’ club, and complimentary access to the luxurious facilities at the Royalton Punta Cana, including a casino and spa.

Another perennial favourite among travellers is the picturesque Memories Holguin Beach Resort on the Yuraguanal Beach. Known for its large 2-storey kids club packed with plenty of activities, the family-friendly resort offers five refreshing pools, two of which are designated just for kids. Plus, guests of all ages can enjoy the many activities included such as beach volleyball, billiards, basketball, kayaking, and more.

All Sunwing packages include return flights on Sunwing Airlines where passengers can sit back and relax while on board, with award-winning inflight service that includes a sparkling wine toast, complimentary non-alcoholic beverage service and buy on board selection of light meals and snacks with choices inspired by Food Network Canada Celebrity Chef, Lynn Crawford. Passengers also benefit from a generous complimentary 23kg checked luggage allowance.

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