Where to go on holiday in June
Mykonos is the place to be seen in June where you can dance the night away to international DJs at Cavo Paradiso and relax during the day at one of the best-preserved and most important archaeological sites in Greece. If you love sea life then June is a great month for you to travel to Vancouver Island in Canada for whale-spotting or visit the Galapagos Islands where you can also enjoy a spot of birdwatching.
Temperature: 20°C high; 14°C low
Flight time from UK: 9 hours and 15 minutes
Time difference: GMT -7
Canada enjoys long and sunny days in July, with comfortable temperatures making it ideal for exploring the Rockies and Vancouver Island to make the most of the great outdoors in the stunning national parks.
June is peak season for spotting whales on Vancouver Island. It’s also a great month for seeing grizzly and black bears fishing, due to the salmon-swollen rivers.
Temperature: 27°C high; 21°C low
Flight time from UK: 3 hours and 50 minutes
Time difference: GMT +3
Mykonos is the place to be seen in June where you can dance the night away to international DJs at Cavo Paradiso and relax during the day by the clear-blue sea at one of the beach clubs, such as Scorpios at Paraga beach.
If you’re after a more cultural experience, take the 45-minute ferry to Delos, the UNESCO World Heritage Site which is one of the best-preserved and most important archaeological sites in Greece.
If you enjoy your food, we recommend trying your hand at a Mykonos Cooking Class, a wonderful chance to experience the traditional way of life on Mykonos and learn about its culture and cuisine on this 6-hour program that starts at 10am or 4pm with free transfer from your hotel or the cruise port.
Temperature: 27°C high; 19°C low
Flight time from UK: 12 hours 20 minutes.
June is a great time of year to take a Galapagos Islands cruise or enjoy a spot of birdwatching as there is plenty of mating and nesting in the archipelago at this time of year. If you like photography, then there are some excellent opportunities to get pictures of Galapagos flightless cormorant on Fernandina Island.