Jet2holidays Launches Two New Sun Destinations For Blackpool

June 13, 2012 at 12:30

Jet2holidays launches Turkish treat Dalaman and Balearic favourite Ibiza for Summer 2013
- Seven night package holidays start from just £319 per person
- Direct flights from Blackpool to Dalaman and Ibiza from £38.99

Jet2holidays has announced the launch of two exciting destinations from Blackpool Airport - Turkish delight Dalaman and Balearic Island classic, Ibiza.

To celebrate the announcement, Jet2holidays has been getting Blackpool residents in to the Eastern spirit with a traditional belly dancer showing locals how to shimmy and body roll the Turkish way. Even the town’s resident donkeys have been getting involved!

These latest additions take Jet2holidays’ offering from Blackpool Airport to ten destinations, with Dalaman and Ibiza complementing the popular summer hotspots of Alicante, Murcia, Malaga, Faro, Palma and Tenerife. Dalaman is Jet2holidays’ first Turkish destination from Blackpool, providing passengers with a gateway to the ‘Turquoise Coast’, whilst the party island of Ibiza adds to its growing portfolio of Spanish destinations.

On sale from today, ATOL protected breaks to Dalaman will start from 27th May 2013 with package holidays flying on Mondays from just £395. Holidays to Ibiza start from 23rd May 2013 with packages from £319 per person. Flights with leading leisure airline, are also available to Dalaman and Ibiza from £38.99 including taxes.

Steve Heapy, Managing Director of Jet2holidaysand Chief Commercial Officer of, said: “We are delighted to announce the launch of two exciting new sun destinations for Blackpool residents. The Turkish hotspot of Dalaman will be the region’s first direct route and is proving to be one of Jet2holidays’ strongest sellers across our other northern bases. With its spectacular blue waters, beautiful countryside and ancient sights, it’s not hard to see why!”

“The introduction of firm favourite Ibiza, highlights our commitment to providing unrivalled choice for package breaks from Blackpool. With our low £60 deposit, booking couldn’t be easier for next summer with all our destinations now on sale for 2013.”

Set amongst a stunning countryside landscape and sweeping beaches, Dalaman offers something for every holidaymaker. Ancient architecture, along with many great restaurants, bars and cafes provides a tranquil and cultural break. The town of Fethiye, which sits upon the ancient city of Telmessos is a must see, as are the impressive tombs carved into the cliffs and the imposing medieval Knight’s Castle.

Primarily known for its famous clubbing scene, Ibiza can also be an undiscovered gem for couples and families looking for a quieter escape. With numerous secluded coves and gorgeous beaches, the island can offer a relaxing holiday for all. Ibiza Castle is a must see for those interested in the island’s past, with the ancient building open for tourists to walk amongst its many tunnels and walkways.

Example Jet2holidays packages:

Marmaris, Turkey – Seven nights all inclusive at the four star plus Green Nature Resort & Spa, departing Blackpool Airport. Prices from £479 are based on 2 adults sharing, including transfers and a 22kg baggage allowance.

Playa Es Cana, Ibiza – Seven nights all inclusive at the four star Azuline Hotel Atlantic, departing Blackpool Airport. Prices from £505 are based on 2 adults sharing – includes one free child place, including transfers and a 22kg baggage allowance.

Jet2holidays include flights with sister company, resort transfers and a generous 22kg baggage allowance. To book a holiday or find out further information, please visit, freephone 0800 408 5599 or visit your travel agent.