Sunwing Vacations is increasing its flight schedule to offer a summer service from Ottawa for the first time.
Beginning May 11, the airline will operate a weekly, direct flight to Varadero, Cuba.
The introduction of the direct Ottawa-Varadero connection brings the total number of Canadian gateways available to summer travellers on Sunwing Airlines to seven. The tour operator already offers year-round vacation packages from Toronto, Montreal, Quebec, Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary.
Vacationers travelling to Cuba with young children are sure to appreciate Memories Varadero Beach Resort. Part of Sunwing’s Family Collection of properties, this beachfront resort offers both a complimentary Baby and Kids Club, together with two children’s pools within the extensive pool complex. Combining comfortable accommodation and warm and friendly service with an active schedule of social events and activities, Starfish Cuatro Palmas is another good option for family beach time.
Couples and newlyweds may prefer the Royalton Hicacos, part of Sunwing’s Adults Collection, or Memories Jibacoa. designed with families with older children and couples in mind. A week at Memories Jibacoa is available from $565 plus $350 taxes per person based on two people departing from Toronto on June 1 and sharing a Gardenview room on an all-inclusive basis.