Top Five family adventures
Broaden your children's horizons with an amazing customized family vacation. Take them to see whales, monkeys and kangaroos. Take them down the Pacuare River or up into the mountains. Take them on an adventure.
When your children are for their first real adventure, our Experts can craft a customized itinerary for a family-friendly journey that explores as many places as you like in one trip. It could be island-hopping in the Maldives and Sri Lanka, spotting elephants on safari or experiencing the bright lights and colorful sights of Australia.
We craft adventures like this for all types of guests, but when it comes to families, we take each member into account, and the ages of your children, to ensure that what we create completely suits your unique needs. Which means you can venture to places and cultures far and wide, but still feel confident that your family is safe, happy and in for a truly inspiring adventure.
Here are just a few ideas, but it’s really only the tip of the iceberg. For more information and ideas, contact our Travel Experts.
From city lights to starry nights in the mountains, start in Sydney with a view of the Opera House. Charter a private yacht, try surf lessons at Bondi beach or fly in a seaplane up the spectacular coast. From the city to a natural paradise, on Lord Howe Island discover unspoiled beaches, a stunning lagoon and fabulous snorkeling. In the Blue Mountains, kangaroos and koalas appear all around you. Go horse-riding, take a four-wheel drive across the dramatic plains or simply relax by your private pool.
Embark on an action-packed and fun-filled family adventure across the ‘jewel of Central America’. Raft through stunning jungle scenery and down rushing rapids to reach your first stop, the beautiful and eco-friendly, Pacuare Lodge. Here you’ll find Costa Rica’s highest canopy walkway, as well as activities such as canyoning, horse riding and visits to the local indigenous Cabecar Indian communities. Then, spend some time in one of the most biologically diverse and untouched regions of the country where the hiking is top-notch. After a few days of indulging in more nature orientated adventures, it is time for some real adrenaline inducing activities. Arenal is a great base for all kinds of adventure activities with extreme ziplining, quadbike roaming, volcano hiking and waterfall rappelling on offer. End with a few well-deserved days of pure beach chill-out before journeying home.
Escape to the heart of the African bush to play ‘spot the big five’ before venturing to coral reefs, mangrove forests and blissful beaches. Witness elephant, oryx and cheetah on a game drive before a barbecue by the pool at sunset. On Lamu Island, experience perfect sea views and sunsets. There’s even a captain on hand for boat trips. Take a dip in your pool, swim with dolphins, go fishing, picnic on the beach and simply bask in the remoteness of it all.
There’s no shade of green quite like Sri Lanka’s lush paddy fields. Your children can experience new heights with an elephant ride before swapping majestic mammals for mountain bikes amongst the tea plantations. Try white-water rafting before a cup of tea fresh from the land. On your way to the ocean, stop off for a unique safari, waking up surrounded by Sri Lanka’s magnificent wildlife. After leopards come turtles and dolphins on the coast. Enjoy the spa, go scuba-diving or lie in the sun as the sea shimmers in front of you.
The United Kingdom
Starting off in the Highlands of Scotland, try your hand at falconry lessons a fantastic way for you to bond together and unleash your inner Robin Hood with archery classes, see who in the family has the best shot! Then it’s time for a city break in London. We can arrange for a private guide who will discuss your interests with you to devise a bespoke itinerary of experiences especially for you. Whether you want to see the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London, catch a show in the West End, or even take visit to the Harry Potter studios, the choice is yours! End your stay in the lovely and idyllic Cotswolds where you can take in the fascinating local history or simply wander the countryside walking trails.
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