We have the top 5 luxurious holiday destinations for your Easter holiday this year. You’re won’t be disappointed as we searched the globe looking for the ultimate and unique holidays from a city in full bloom to a 1500 year old mystery.
Vatican City, Italy
The Pope himself holds many of the masses and blessings that turn the home of the Vatican into a prime destination for experiencing grand Easter ceremonies. St Peter’s Square and the world-famous Basilica are best for added pomp, but Easter celebrations are held in almost every church of the Italian capital. You’re sure to be amazed by the history and architecture of this historic Italian city.
New York, America
New York’s Fifth Avenue is turned into a sea of extravagant bonnets on Easter Sunday. Get yourself a hat and join the informal parade that dates back to the 19th century, when it was the tradition to wear new clothes on Easter Sunday. The action revolves around Manhattan’s neo-Gothic St Patrick’s Cathedral. An iconic city of the world, the “Big Apple” has as much to do as its city’s hustle and bustle itself.
Rows of daffodils and tulips in full bloom turn the area around Amsterdam into a sea of colour every spring. Wander around the Keukenhof flower gardens, further southwest of the city, where millions of bulbs blossom in imaginative arrangements among manicured lawns. This capital city is known for its artistic heritage (think Van Gough and Rembrandt), elaborate canal system and narrow houses with gabled facades, legacies of the city’s 17th-century Golden Age.
Hand-coloured Easter eggs and chocolate bunnies are on sale from the small stalls of Vienna’s Easter markets. The Versailles-inspired 18th-century Schönbrunn Palace provides a particularly scenic backdrop to buy decorations and local craft. As the capital of Austria, Vienna is home to beautiful castles and residents including Mozart, Beethoven and Sigmund Freud shaped it’s arts legacy.
Easter Island, Chile
It is one of the most isolated islands in the world famous for it’s mysterious "moai" statues- some of the most incredible ancient relics ever discovered. Located in the South Pacific more than 2,000 miles off the Chilean coast, explore the unique landscape, relax on an uncrowded beach and ponder one of the most mysterious places on Earth.