Summer break is a great time for family bonding! Whether you’re looking for a blast of sunlight to rejuvenate your soul or outdoor winter fun, this summer is your excuse to ditch the monotony of 9 to 5 life and head for a much-deserved vacation with your family.
Go ahead and plan your trip right away at below mentioned kid-friendly destinations.
Toons & More: If you ask a child about his/her ideal vacation, it would be Disney Land. Across the plaza from Disneyland’s monument to fantasy and make-believe is Disney California Adventure (DCA), an ode to California’s geography, history and culture, perfect for children of all ages. DCA, covers more acres than Disneyland and feels less crowded, it has more modern rides and attractions inspired by coastal amusement parks, the inland mountains and redwood forests, the magic of Hollywood, and car culture by way of the movie cars. Club this trip with a fantastic stay at Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa. Situated in the heart of California Surf on the beautiful Medano Beach, it is the safest swim-able beach in Cabo San Lucas for your children.
Cast a Spell: Along with your children, if you’re a Harry Potter Fan, you must visit London and the studio where Harry Potter was bought to life. Have a magical day out with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Harry Potter films at Warner Bros. Studio Tour in London. Several guided tours in London will take you around familiar Harry Potter film locations, either by foot and boat, or by bus. Brit Movie Tour, London Walks and Discovery Walks of London all offer tours dedicated to Harry Potter London locations, among other iconic British movies. Dressing up as wizards and witches is optional! While in London, enjoy your stay at Odessa Rental. The Odessa Club is situated in the historic warehouse of Odessa Wharf in the heart of London’s Docklands. Lately this area has experienced a renaissance, as all the beautiful old industrial buildings and warehouses have been renovated.
Water Babies: With a long coastline and jungle-topped islands in azure waters, Thailand will be right choice among travellers looking to take in some vitamin D. This paradise offers a varied menu: playing in the gentle surf of Ko Lipe, diving with whale sharks off Ko Tao, scaling the sea cliffs of Krabi, kiteboarding in Hua Hin, partying on Ko Phi-Phi, recuperating at a health resort on Ko Samui and feasting on the beach wherever sand meets sea. The Thai are known for their hospitality and kid-friendly nature, which makes for a welcoming family vacation spot. Complete this perfect vacation with a perfect stay at Aochalong Villa Resort & Spa. It offers a tranquil retreat by the sea set among beautiful tropical gardens and overlooking the calm waters of Chalong Bay and stunning offshore islands. You can spend hours watching the yachts while lounging by the pool or enjoy tantalizing local delicacies and seafood accompanied by live music in the evening at the onsite restaurant.
Adventure, the key ingredient to fun: With vast plains, massive herd of wildlife and snow-capped mountains, Kenya is an enchanted adventure garden for you family. A coastline of beautiful beaches perfect for lazing, stirring landscapes, ranging from equatorial glaciers and jagged peaks to wildlife-laden plains and tropical reefs, provide the visitor with too many exciting things to experience. Enjoy your stay at Royal Reserve Safari & Beach Club. This African style resort is set amongst coconut palm groves on the white sandy beach at Kikambala. This area is rural and unspoilt. Nairobi National Park in Kenya has access to some wonderful child-friendly attractions. The park where lions, leopards, giraffe and zebra roam free within sight of the city, is the perfect trip for wildlife-watching. Apart from these trips can be organised for underwater safaris and diving lessons. Visits to Kenya’s game parks can be arranged onsite.
Ski Away from Monotony: Tucked in a captivating Alpine nook, Switzerland is essentially the ski-bunny country. Switzerland’s ravishing landscapes demand immediate action – grab boots, leap on board, toot bike bell and let spirits rip. Skiing and snowboarding in Graubünden, Bernese Oberland and Central Switzerland are the best choices. The great thing about Switzerland is its fresh mountain air which does wonders to children of all ages. While in Switzerland, stay at Apart hotel Helvetia Intergolf. It is in an exclusive setting amongst shops and international boutiques, as well as the famous ski slopes. Additionally, take your kids to ride on the Chocolate Train (Glazier Express) that allows you to visit a cheese factory, a castle and a chocolate factory in Broc. What’s better than snow and chocolates?