Family adventure travel vacations are so much more than just taking
the family on a road trip. Shared experiences bring families closer
together and adding an exciting activity to the mix, whether it be
an overseas adventure travel experience or one close to home, will
create lasting memories.
Following are some ideas that will help you find the right adventure
for your family. Get the kids involved and start planning now.
Youll find that a family adventure travel experience will help you
teach your children many lifelong lessons about the importance of
family, the environment, other peoples and cultures and life in
And you might even create an exciting legacy of fun and adventure
for future generations of your family.
Things to do
When trying to decide on what kind of family adventure vacations are
a good fit for your children, you first need to take their age and
physical maturity into consideration. What are they going to be able
to really enjoy at their current stage of life? One thing that seems
to work for kids of all ages is wildlife watching.
Following is a list of popular activities for those looking for
family adventure travel excursions with suggestions for a
destination next to them.
- Bicycle tours (France, California, Australia, UK, Bolivia)
- Birdwatching (Florida, Australia, Thailand)
- Camping (USA, France, Spain)
- Canopy tours / ziplines (Costa Rica, South Africa, Thailand)
- Eco tours (Belize, Canada, Greece)
- Fishing (USA, Canada, Mexico, St. Lucia)
- Hiking (Nepal, Chile, Peru, USA, Canada)
- Horseback riding (Australia, Ireland, USA, Spain)
- Nature trips (Tanzania, Ecuador, USA)
- Safaris (Africa, Alaska, India)
- Whale watching (Mexico, new Zealand, California, the Azores)
- White water rafting (California, Costa Rica, Uganda)
- Wildlife watching (Galapagos Islands, Africa, Alaska)
Types of adventures
Some of the more popular kinds of adventure vacations when it
comes to searches on the Web include the following.
- Family beach vacations
- Family cruises
- Family resort vacations
- Inexpensive (budget) vacations
- Luxury vacations
If youre in the search mode right now you might want to
click on the text link to start checking out some of the most reputable
companies that offer family adventure travel experiences all around
For a lot of families you can also rely on the tried and true Disney
vacations. Thats a favorite adventure for most of the younger
kids and you can find package deals with just about any travel agent
you run into.
Places to go
If youre looking to get away for an overseas adventure travel
experience, following is a list of a dozen family favorite travel
and adventure destinations. You cant miss when going to one of
these hot spots.
- Costa Rica
- Galapagos Islands