Paphos is the Cheapest Destination for Brits Looking for a New Year Break Followed by Lanzarote

31/12/2018

Paphos is the cheapest destination for Brits looking for a winter sun New Year break, new research has revealed.

In a survey of 12 winter sun resorts, the town in Cyprus is where British holidaymakers will see their pounds stretch further.

In second place is the Canary island of Lanzarote, while the most expensive place to holiday in early 2019 is Mauritius, the study showed.

The survey was carried out by Post Office Travel Money with researchers looking at the price of a one-week package holiday (based on two sharing) at the beginning of January and the weekly cost of evening meals including wine plus coffee and beers.

For cheapest destination Paphos, the weekly cost is just under £382 per person - at least 17 per cent cheaper than Lanzarote (£461.86) and third place Tenerife (£469.48).