21 Aug 2014

Jet2holidays goes to Tunisia


Jet2holidays has today announced the launch of another scorching new route for Newcastle International Airport for summer 2015 – Tunisia! 

The addition of this popular North African destination, hot on the heels of the launch of new sunshine hotspots Antalya, Larnaca and Malta and Zante, brings further growth at Newcastle International Airport. Passengers in the North East now have an unrivalled choice of destinations for their sunshine getaway next year. 

The direct weekly services to Enfidha Airport mean holidaymakers can take their pick from stunning resorts which are perfect for families and couples alike, including Yasemine Hammamet, Port El Kantaoui and Sousse.  Package breaks can be booked today from £339 and only a £60 deposit plus Jet2.com flights are also on sale from £75 per person, including taxes.

Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, said: “We are thrilled to announce yet more exciting news with the launch of Tunisia. The addition of this new hotspot means that people living in the North East can enjoy travelling even further afield with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays.

“This year has been a really busy one for us at Newcastle Airport with extensive growth and the introduction of even more new routes for summer 2015. Tunisia is a fantastic addition to our services and with the reliable sunshine, I am confident that it will be an extremely popular holiday destination for us next year and beyond.”

Leon McQuaid, Development Manager at Newcastle International Airport said: “This fifth new Jet2.com and Jet2holidays route for 2015 further increases choice from Newcastle Airport.  Tunisia is a great destination offering excellent value for money and we expect both the flights and holidays to be very popular.”

Tunisia holiday information:

Boasting year round sunshine Tunisia offers a variety of attractions including desert safaris, taking in famous film locations of the ever popular Star Wars, camel trekking, Turkish baths and a host of archaeological wonders.  It also offers the ideal location for sport enthusiasts with first class golf courses and world class scuba diving spots, whilst shopaholics can hone their haggling skills and take advantage of Jet2holidays’ generous 22kg baggage allowance in one of the many Souks.

  • Newcastle: Weekly departures run from 27th May to 28th October 2015.  Jet2holidays package holidays start at £339 per person for 7-nights half board with Jet2.com flights available from £75 per person, including taxes. 

For more information or to book visit www.Jet2.com or www.jet2holidays.com.