will offer a summer service from Ottawa for the 1
st time this year.
Beginning 11MAY, the operator will offer a weekly, direct flight to
of the direct YOW-VRA connection brings the total # of Canadian gateways
available to summer travellers on Sunwing Airlines to 7. The tour operator
already offers year-round vacation packages from Toronto, Montreal, Quebec,
Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary.
“Ottawa is an
important gateway for us," says Andrew Dawson, President, Tour Operations for
Sunwing Vacations. “Over the past winter season, we have successfully operated
a program to 12 varied sunshine destinations including Grand Bahama, Fort
Lauderdale in Florida and Cancun, Mexico. So we are pleased to be able to
maintain our operations all year round with the introduction of this new direct
flight to one of our most popular vacation destinations, Varadero, Cuba."
The new flight service
will enable Ottawa residents to experience some of Sunwing's new and exclusive
resorts in the Varadero area, including: Memories Varadero Beach, part of
Sunwing's Family Collection; the Royalton Hicacos, part of the operator's
Adults Collection and Memories Jibacoa, the latest addition to the Memories