April is just around the corner and that means we’re full on into spring now. That also means summer is right around the corner. It’s time to start planning for travel or maybe even taking some last minute adventures, before the summer price hike kicks in. Either way, it’s time for some spring fun and cheap flights.
Below are some of the best deals on cheap flights and travel packages right now. These are the sites and Twitter feeds that you should be following and setting up alerts for. Prices will vary. Sales will pass quickly. You’ve gotta shop hard and act fast. Good luck out there and happy travels!
Secret Flying has some great deals today from all over America to all over this world of ours. If you’re feeling the desert blues, Albuquerque to Hawaii is going for $348 roundtrip right now on American Airlines. Likewise, you can snag a trip from Phoenix to Shanghai for a super cheap $481 roundtrip.
If you’re on the east coast and looking to leave this long-lasting winter weather behind, there’s a roundtrip from Philly to Medellin, Columbia for only $335. That’s a steal for a trip all the way to South America.
Wowair wants to get you to Europe as cheaply as possible. There are flights from all over the country to Iceland for as low as $99 each way. If you want to get to mainland Europe, expect to pay closer to $149 each way, which is still a great deal. Pick a destination and go gather some new experiences!
Norwegian knows how to get your travel dollars. They’re undercutting Wowair right now with some flights from the east coast to Europe for only $89 each way. You’ll also find plenty of flights to all over Europe from $100-$300 each way.
The world’s your oyster with prices this cheap.
AirAsia is notorious for having $1 and $2 flights and a super cheap flatbed business class. Right now, they’re offering a big discount on flights between Honolulu and Osaka, Japan for only $129 one way. From Osaka, you can also use AirAsia to get around the bulk of eastern, southeast, and south Asia for under $100. It’s a great way to explore a continent.
If traveling overseas isn’t your jam right now but you still want to go somewhere, then Frontier might be your play. They’re offering their famous $20 Online Deals on flights all over America. Seriously, 20 bucks to get around America is so cheap that it’s almost crazy not to go somewhere new this weekend.
PARK HYATT ST. KITTS
On the flipside of things, you’ll need a place to stay if you’re traveling. The Caribbean is an enticing place this time of year with all that sun and El Carib fun. Park Hyatt St. Kitts has a great offer right now. They’ll give you the fourth night free (when booking three) and float you a $300 airfare credit per person to help you get there.
$300 off a flight is no joke and makes trips like this that much more accessible.
ALDERBROOK OYSTER MONTH
Alternatively, if you’re down for following Uproxx’s suggestion of a chilled out Spring Break this year, Alderbrook Resort on Washington State’s Olympic Peninsula has a great deal for the foodies out there.
Their Northwest Fjord Tradition offers 15 percent discounts on booking between Thursdays and Sundays through April along with a $75 dining credit. Next month, Alderbrook is also celebrating their yearly Oyster Month. Each weekend you can take part in three days of oyster collecting, feasts, and cooking classes dedicated to all things oysters. The classes and feasts are included in your booking if you’re there over a weekend, and everything is locally sourced to shine a light on local farmers and foodways.
FRIENDLY PLANET TRAVEL
Friendly Planet Travel is also hitting the foodie travel bug hard right now with trips all over east and southeast Asia that are food-centric. More importantly, if you use the coupon code SEASIA2018, you’ll save up to $500 on selected trips like the Hong Kong to Bangkok Food Tour. That extra $500 you can save means a lot of extra streetfood in two of the best cities on the planet for food.
Contiki focuses on travel and tourism for the 18-35 crowd. And right now, they’re offering 20 percent discounts and $250+ discounts on flights for a large swath of their tours around Europe and Asia. Their tours are hip, comprehensive, and, most of all, fun. Plus, 20 percent off and a $250 flight credit means you’ll be saving serious cash by letting Contiki guide you around a dope corner of the planet.
Trafalgar is deeply immersive tourism that you can cater to your every whim and desire. Their trips really are top-notch explorations. Right now, you can save upwards of $500 off Trafalgar Vacations along with a $300 credit on flights to European destinations. That’s $800 savings for a great trip where the only thing you have to worry about is showing up.
Not too shabby.