South: 37 sun destinations

All about the South

Air Transat offers sun and surf to Canadians, with flights from several major cities, as well as many regional airports. And thanks to the introduction of new routes and additional flights, you will have even more flexibility to vacation wherever you’d like.

Whether you rent a villa in Mexico, stay in a home in Florida or go on a backpacking adventure in Nicaragua, you can count on Air Transat to take you there, with more than 260 flights a week departing from 22 Canadian cities to 37 Sun destinations.

Caribbean

 
  • Cuba

    Discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1492, the island is the largest in the Caribbean and boasts almost 6,000 km of coastline.Cuba enjoys balmy sub-tropical breezes and warm, crystalline waters.

  • Haiti

    Tropical vegetation, coral reefs, multicoloured fish, waterfalls and grottos are just a few reasons to book a flight to Port-au-Prince airport and tour this beautiful country.

  • Jamaica

    Influenced by Britain, Spain, Asia and Africa, it’s impossible to travel to Jamaica without sampling the jerk cuisine or taking in some reggae, the island’s official sound.

  • Puerto Rico

    The famous Caribbean island is warm and inviting, with lush geography and plenty of culture and excitement. Puerto Rico’s traditions, art and culture still have an impact on modern daily life on the island.

  • St. Maarten

    With no border patrols or customs between Dutch St. Maarten and the French portion of the island, a flight to this Caribbean destination is two vacations in one for those who want to explore both sides.

  • Dominican Republic

    Travellers and time-share owners fly again and again to the Dominican Republic because of its magnificent beaches (like the ones in Punta Cana) and verdant natural landscapes (like those found in Samaná).

Central and South America

 
  • Colombia

    Colombia is bursting with riches. Flights into Cartagena or San Andres provide travellers with the perfect departure point for a vacation replete with biodiversity and cultural abundance.

  • Costa Rica

    The name Costa Rica describes the country well: rich coast. This exotic destination means vacationing in a paradise of active volcanoes, sandy beaches, tropical rainforests and airy cloud forests.

  • El Salvador

    Nature lovers looking for a tourism experience that respects the environment and who want an adventure off the beaten path book a flight to El Salvador, Central America’s ecotourism treasure chest.

  • Guadeloupe

    Each “wing” of butterfly shaped Guadeloupe offers tourists a different experience. Flights into central Pointe-à-Pitre allow visitors to head east or west for their preferred vacation.

  • Honduras

    With more than 760 km of beaches on the Caribbean and the Pacific sides, sun worshippers get their fill here.

  • Martinique

    Martinique’s stunning natural beauty and fascinating history make it one of the most cosmopolitan islands in the Caribbean.

  • Nicaragua

    Nicaragua is one of the safest and most striking countries in the Americas with it's lakes, it's volcanoes and it's poetry.

  • Panama

    Flights to Panama let travellers marvel at some of the most beautiful landscapes, most vibrant cultures, most interesting history and most amazing beaches.

Mexico

 
  • Mexico

    A vacation to Mexico means discovering a diverse country full of bustling cities, endless beaches, majestic mountains like the Sierra Madre Occidental, and sweeping desert landscapes. Home to over 95 million people.

    Acapulco
    Cancún
    Cozumel
    Huatulco
    Ixtapa
    Los Cabos
    Puerto Vallarta
    Riviera Maya

Florida

  • Fort Lauderdale

    Located in southeastern Florida, not too far from Miami, Fort Lauderdale covers over 23 miles of heavenly beaches that are available to visitors. Travellers can find a quiet spot to relax on the sand or join in the bustling activity by strolling "the strip", a hugely popular 5-mile avenue

  • Orlando

    The city features a rich and varied arts and culture scene, with something to appeal to every taste. From classical music and Shakespeare, to children's theatre and the independent movie scene, travellers are sure to find plenty of options that will delight their artistic sensibilities.

  • Tampa

    Tampa has all manner of exciting attractions, but some people just want to kick their feet up on the beach. One of the very center of Florida tourism, a big attraction is the countless number of stunning beaches in the area.

Sun vacation packages

  • Sun Packages

    There’s nothing like the all-inclusive approach to unplug, recharge… and wriggle your toes in the sand! Once you’ve booked, the only thing to think of is how many books and swimsuits to pack.

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  • South Tours

    Transat features coach tours showcasing Costa Rica and Nicaragua’s natural wonders and Cuba’s rich historical past, in the comfort of an air-conditioned coach, accompanied by professional guides. Quality accommodation and several meals are also included, and most departures are guaranteed.

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  • South Cruises at a glance

    Transat takes the hassle out of your travels, offering a comprehensive package that includes: roundtrip flight with Air Transat, all transfers and cruise. With our simplified offer, when you book one of our cruises, you also make all the necessary travel arrangements to turn your cruising dream into a reality.

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