TORONTO, July 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sunwing is offering residents of Victoria even more options to escape to the sun this winter with the introduction of flight options from their local airport to three of the travel company’s most popular Pacific Mexico destinations. Travellers can take advantage of weekly Saturday departures from December 22, 2018 to March 30th, 2019 to Puerto Vallarta, Monday flights to Los Cabos between November 5th, 2018 and April 22nd, 2019 and a weekly service on Tuesdays to Huatulco from November 6th, 2018 until April 16th, 2019.

President of Tour Operations, Andrew Dawson, welcomed the news. “Enabling our customers to save time and money by departing from their local airport is very important to us and we are delighted to be returning to Victoria again this winter and to be able to increase our vacation options to include three of our most popular destinations for the first time.”

“We’re pleased to welcome Sunwing back to Victoria,” said Geoff Dickson, President and CEO, Victoria Airport Authority.  “Sun destinations are very popular with our community.  Whether it’s golf, beaches, water sports or sport fishing, there’s something for everyone with these well-liked vacation options.”

Boasting a pleasant tropical climate year-round, Pacific Mexico is home to pristine beaches, dramatic mountain ranges and national parks.  Vacationers will find plenty of opportunities for adventure and relaxation throughout its majestic landscapes; from world-class golfing in Puerto Vallarta to ziplining through the jungle in Huatulco to joining a sailing tour of the famous Cabo San Lucas Arch in Los Cabos.

As the #1 to the sun, Sunwing offers a wide range of resorts in Pacific Mexico. Families will appreciate Riu Palace Pacifico  in Puerto Vallarta that offers rooms to sleep five or more and numerous included activities such as catamaran sailing and boogie boarding. This top-rated family resort is situated in an unique location that provides guests seasonal opportunities for whale watching.

Travellers could also opt for the recently renovated Riu Santa Fe in Los Cabos, which now features a thrilling Splash Water World water park. Boasting stunning views of Los Cabos’ famed Cabo San Lucas Arch from its panoramic infinity pool and oceanview suites, the resort also offers a daily kids club, reservation-free dining across a host of specialty restaurants, themed pool parties, evening entertainment and much more. Plus, vacationers who book their RIU vacation package with Sunwing will enjoy exclusive RIU®-topia inclusions such as unlimited à la carte dining, in room liquor dispensers and spa discounts.

In Huatulco, vacationers could opt for the family-friendly Las Brisas Huatulco. In addition to private beach areas, four sparkling pools and included activities like volleyball and soccer, the resort is also renowned as a paradise for snorkellers with its crystal-clear, aquarium-like waters that can be accessed directly from the beach.

To book your next all inclusive vacation visit  or contact your travel agent.

About Sunwing

As the #1 to the sun and North America’s largest vertically integrated travel company, Sunwing has more flights* to the south than any other leisure carrier with convenient direct service from over 33 airports across Canada to over 45 popular sun destinations. This scale enables Sunwing to negotiate the best deals and exclusive offers at all of the top-rated resorts across the Caribbean, Mexico, and Central America. All packages also include return flights, local transfers and the services of a local Sunwing Experiences representative once in destination. Travellers can also take advantage of a carefully selected range of Sunwing Experiences day tours and excursions that are available for pre-purchase in Canadian dollars.

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For all media enquiries, please contact:

Rachel Goldrick

Senior Corporate Communications Manager

Sunwing Vacations

1-800-387-5602 |

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