12 zodiac-inspired vacation destinations

Wondering where to vacation this year? Then why not let your zodiac sign be your guide. Here’s our round up of top destinations for 2019 to match every star sign. From Jamaican bobsled rides for daring Sagittarians to car-free desert island retreats sure to please even the shyest Virgos, your next vacation destination could be written in the stars.

Man walking down the stairs towards a jungle waterfall
Aries (March 21 – April 19)

Aries are born to travel. They’re active, courageous and ready for any kind of challenge life throws their way. Because this sign is so full of energy, going somewhere adventurous like Costa Rica is an ideal choice. Home to lush landscapes – including active volcanoes – and exotic wildlife, there are plenty of exciting excursions for Aries to try in Costa Rica from ziplining to river rafting and rainforest treks. After a day’s adventuring, the lavish Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Costa Rica could be the perfect place to relax with its inviting infinity pools and opulent spa.

Couple standing on a dock looking out at the Piton Mountains
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)

This earth sign loves being immersed in nature and enjoying life’s greatest pleasures using all five senses. Saint Lucia would be a perfect destination for a Taurus to explore, full of lush vegetation and unique natural landscapes. One of the best ways to explore the island is on the Sunwing Experiences’ Tout Bagay Tour, including a catamaran cruise along the coast past the Piton Mountains on a catamaran excursion and a rejuvenating mud bath in the hot springs.

Charming houses surrounded a bay in Grenada
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)

A curious sign who is all about exploring, Geminis soaking up the culture of the destination they are travelling to. The ‘Island of Spice’ of Grenada could be an ideal choice. One of our newest destinations for this winter, untouched beauty meets charming culture on this beautiful island with a fusion of old traditions and new generations.

Aerial view of the coast of Antigua at sunset
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)

Cancers are the lovers and givers of the signs. Sensitive and emotional beings, their ideal vacation would be a romantic getaway – and Antigua fits the bill! This picturesque island is home to small boutique resorts that provide the perfect intimate setting for romance, in addition to some of the most beautiful sunsets in the Caribbean. The brand-new Royalton Antigua Resort and Spa is the ideal place for a romantic getaway, nestled on a private beach by Deep Bay.

Downtown Miami lit up at night and surrounded by palm trees
Leo (July 23 – August 22)

Fun and sophisticated, Leos love visiting big cities with plenty of culture. Miami is the perfect destination for this sign with its artistic flair, beautiful beaches and exciting nightlife. Leos can indulge in their love for art and parties in Miami and fulfill their need for culture in cities around the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America with a Florida Cruise and Stay package. Offering the best of both worlds, Leos can spend some time in Miami and then board their cruise ship for a week of exploring unique ports of call.

Peaceful pier surrounded by turquoise waters in Isla Holbox
Virgo (August 23 – September 22)

Virgos are always on the go and tend to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of everyday life. That’s why a Virgo could benefit from a relaxing beach getaway, where they can unwind and enjoy some peace of mind. A vacation in Isla Holbox, an island north of Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula, is the ideal destination for a Virgo to forget about their daily worries. This car-free island provides ultimate tranquility and pristine landscapes for a Virgo to truly unwind. Virgos will enjoy ultimate rest and relaxation at the new Mystique Holbox by Royalton, offering an intimate ambiance with just 38 spectacular suites.

Woman holding a paddleboard at sunset in Los Cabos
Libra (September 23 - October 22)

This air sign enjoys balance, harmony and beauty in all forms. Libras like to have the best of both worlds – they want to embark on a daily excursion but they also value their relaxation time. Their ideal destination is Los Cabos in Pacific Mexico, which encompasses the best of both the desert and the sea. They can embark on an ATV excursion through the desert and zipline high above the unique landscapes, then settle down by their resort pool with a good book and soak in gorgeous coastal views. The adults only Riu Palace Baja California offers the best of both worlds that Libras will love, where they can relax by the pool while still enjoying access to the exciting water park and pool parties at Riu Santa Fe next door.

Classic American drive driving past colourful buildings
Scorpio (October 23 — November 21)

Scorpios are both intense and exciting. They love exploring and learning new things, but as water signs, they also enjoy remote beach locations where they can slip off the grid. Havana in Cuba is a perfect spot where Scorpios can explore the city, learn about new cultures and enjoy some quiet beach time. Scorpios can stay just steps from the action at Memories Miramar Habana, just a short walk from the sights and attractions of Old Havana; with a sprawling pool area where they can kick back and relax with a Cuban mojito in hand.

People climbing the rushing cascades of Dunn's River Falls
Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)

Sagittarius is the adventure-seekers of the zodiac. This sign is up for anything and enjoys the freedom of the outdoors. This sign will love Jamaica, offering plenty of opportunities for adventure and discovery; whether they’re climbing the famous Dunn’s River Falls or dancing on board a catamaran tour. This sign will love a stay at Riu Palace Tropical Bay near Negril, offering exciting activities of its own including windsurfing, boogie boarding, kayaking and catamaran rides.

Woman walking along the marina in St Maarten
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)

Capricorns enjoy the finer things in life and they like to travel in style to luxurious and exclusive destinations where they can be spoiled. A Capricorn would appreciate a vacation in St Maarten, a destination frequently visited by celebrities and super yachts. Capricorns can experience ultimate luxury at the adults only Sonesta Ocean Point Resort, an upscale clifftop resort with breathtaking views and world-class service.

Aerial view of boats cruising past Tobago with the turquoise sea
Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)

Aquarians enjoy independence and the freedom of doing anything they want in life. They thrive in a changing atmosphere, and being original is at the top of their wish list, so being one of the first to visit one of Sunwing’s newest destinations, Tobago, would be an ideal choice. Home to untouched beaches, lush rainforests and a vibrant culture where explorers can easily go from lounging on the beach to exploring the ruins of Fort King George and shopping in the colourful Scarborough Market. Aquarians may choose to stay at Starfish Tobago Resort, where they can soak in beautiful views of the island from around the resort.

Snorkel mask in crystal-clear water
Pisces (February 19 – March 20)

Pisces is a water sign that loves being near the deep blue and getting lulled to sleep by the sound of the ocean. This free-spirited sign enjoys going with the flow and not being tied down to a set schedule. A vacation to Bonaire, one of the world’s most famous scuba diving destinations, is exactly what this uninhibited-water sign ordered. With Sunwing as the only Canadian airline to offer direct flights to this world-famous but remote dive destination, Pisces can explore the underwater world with ease at Buddy Dive Resort that offers inclusive dive packages.

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