ADD IN ABBOTSFORD Sunwing to offer vacation packages this winter

ADD IN ABBOTSFORD Sunwing to offer vacation packages this winter

Sunwing has announced it will be offering vacation packages from Abbotsford for the first time. Beginning December 17, and running weekly until April 8, 2018, travellers can look forward to convenient Sunday departures from the airport direct to the popular vacation destination of Puerto Vallarta in Pacific Mexico.

The addition, the new gateway by Sunwing also means that residents of British Columbia will have four different departure cities across the province to choose from when they book their vacation with this winter.

President of Tour Operations, Andrew Dawson, welcomed the news. “Saving our customers time and money by providing them with convenient access to the most popular sunshine destinations is central to our commitment of delivering an exceptional vacation experience. Puerto Vallarta is one of our most popular vacation destinations, and we are sure it will be well received among our Abbotsford customers this winter.”

Mayor of Abbotsford, Henry Braun, also commented on the news. “Service additions are always great news for Abbotsford and for residents across the Fraser Valley region. The airport is one of our main economic enablers and is a key factor in making us a regional hub for transportation and investment. This new route gives our residents another great option when traveling to Mexico for their winter holidays, and we are happy to welcome Sunwing to YXX and our region.”

Sunwing offers a wide variety of accommodation packages in Puerto Vallarta. A favourite among families and couples, Riu Jalisco is situated on the soft sands of Playa de Flamingos in Nuevo Vallarta. Located on a private beach area, it offers a variety of complimentary land and watersports including shuffleboard, kayaking, and catamaran sailing. Younger guests can enjoy a wide variety of crafts and activities at the complimentary RiuLand Kids’ Club, while the children’s swimming pool provides a safe place to splash around.

Known for its entertaining Kamp Krystal for kids which features an indoor playground, video games room and daily program of activities for younger guests, the family-friendly Krystal Vallarta is another consistently popular choice. Parents looking for a little alone time can take advantage of the relaxing Jacuzzis, indulgent spa treatments, and romantic outdoor dining that affords breathtaking views of Banderas Bay.

All Sunwing packages to Puerto Vallarta from Abbotsford include return flights operated by Viva Aerobus. Once on board, passengers can sit back and relax with quality inflight service that includes complimentary drinks including soda, water, coffee or tea and one snack. Light meal options and alcoholic beverages are also available for purchase.

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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Abbotsford, British Columbia

Abbotsford, British Columbia

Abbotsford is a Canadian city located in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia, adjacent to Greater Vancouver. It is the 5th largest municipality in British Columbia, home to 123,864 people (2006). Its Census Metropolitan Area, which includes the District of Mission to Abbotsford's north, is the 23rd largest in Canada, with 159,020 people (2006). Abbotsford has the 3rd highest proportion of visible minorities among Census Metropolitan Areas in Canada, after the Greater Toronto Area and Metro Vancouver. 

Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is a Mexican beach resort city situated on the Pacific Ocean's Bahía de Banderas. The 2010 census reported Puerto Vallarta's population as 255,725 making it the fifth largest city in the state of Jalisco, and the second largest urban agglomeration in the state after the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area. The City of Puerto Vallarta is the government seat of the Municipality of Puerto Vallarta which comprises the city as well as population centers outside of the city extending from Boca de Tomatlán to the Nayarit border (the Ameca River). Around the Bay, marvellous beaches, lush jungles and sparkling waterfalls offer many opportunities for the adventurous while five star resorts, world-class shopping and gourmet restaurants satisfy even the most sophisticated traveller. Stretching from the south end of Old Town to central downtown, a newly extended and refurbished boardwalk along the ocean, called the Malecon, passes by any number of shops, restaurants, and hotels, and often plays host to mimes, break-dancers, clowns and artists.

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