Best destinations to visit in March...
March is an ideal time to travel Jordan as the days are warm, with temperatures into the high 20Cs, but nights are cool. Exploring the sites in this climate is pleasant, it is not too hot for hiking in the nature reserves and both flora and fauna are abundant.
India is a land of countless fascinating religious festivals, and one of the most colourful is Holi, a spring Hindu festival, also known as the Festival of Colours, which takes place in March, celebrating the victory of good over evil and the end of winter. The festival takes place in towns and cities across India and you can experience Holi for yourself on March departures of our India tours. Vast crowds gather in a fun and friendly atmosphere and throw brightly coloured powder and coloured water over each other. Everyone from young children to the elderly take part, and visitors are just as welcome to join in! The streets are soon painted in a multitude of vibrant hues and there’s plenty of live music and dancing to enjoy too.
Another to fit the category of best places to go on holiday in March has to be Vietnam, without the usual higher humidity, March presents a sunny, dry climate, perfect for exploring fascinating history and culture. The UNESCO-listed ancient town of Hoi An - left untouched since trade moved to nearby Danang, the beautiful centre hosts 19th century architure and exquisite temples - can pleasantly be discovered in February along with Halong Bay, Vietnam’s most famous image, a picturesque bay advocated by thousands of bizarrely-shaped limestone karsts. Vietnam also hosts the fascinating Cai Be Floating Market (included in Titan’s Vietnamese Discovery itinerary) where locals sell produce by boat, it’s a colourful and unique sight adored by both locals and visitors.
Cuba, the Caribbean Island lost in time, has a vast amount of historic monuments to intrigue travellers in the region’s sunny month of March. Culture lovers should head to Havana and embrace the vibrant, enticing capital and discover the Spanish colonial architecture found in the UNESCO-listed old town of Trinidad. Cienfuegos mesmerises tourists with its unique history, from the beautiful palaces overlooking the spectacular Caribbean bay to the incredible attractions such as the Parque Jose Marti visitors are bound to be left inspired, especially in the bright, warm month of March.
The weather is warm and the waters glisten in Hawaii at this time of year. The main eight islands of Hawaii are volcanic and offer varied attractions and beautiful scenery making them all great for adventure. Titan’s departure in March visits the key sights including the dramatic cliffs of Kauai’s Na’Pali Coast and the volcanic summit of Maui’s Haleakala Crater and provides the opportunity to taste some of the world’s best coffee in the lush-green countryside hills above Kona, as well as adventure there is plenty of down-time to relax and enjoy the exquisite surroundings.