When planning holidays with kids it can be tricky pleasing the whole family, especially when different age groups are involved! Many of the consultants at Mary Rossi Travel are parents (and travel regularly with their own children) so understand the ingredients that make a wonderful family holiday.
Below we’ve hand picked some of our favourite family travel ideas. We’re sure that you will find some inspiration.
Island Escapes Gem Collective
Families come in all shapes and sizes and love to travel together for lots of reasons. The “Gem Collective” aims to provide you with some of our favourite family holiday options throughout the Pacific and Thailand. These “gems” are boutique resorts we have experienced first-hand, that offer something truly unique and have given many families unforgettable experiences.
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Club Med Resorts – Sun & Ski holidays
With 80 resorts around the world, Club Med’s all inclusive packages offer a perfect solution for your next family holiday. Age specific kids clubs and a host of activities on offer will ensure children of all ages (and their parents) have a ball. Travel to exotic locations in Asia, Europe, America, Africa and more for your next break ski or sun break. Click here for current specials.
Whistler Family Ski Package – Four Seasons
EARLY BIRD FAMILY SKI WHISTLER
Receive lift tickets and daily breakfast for up to two adults and two children 12 and under when you book by November 15, 2018. Offer also includes daily breakfast at SIDECUT Modern Steak + Bar for up to two adults and two children 12 years of age and under, personal Ski Concierge, afternoon hot chocolate, daily wine reception, fitness classes, access to Resort-village shuttle.
FESTIVE RATE – 20% OFF
Celebrate the festive season with 20% off best available rates between December 15 and January 5.Offer is valid for : Dec 15 2018 – Jan 12 2019. Maximum stay : 10 nights
Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. Includes: Daily wine reception, fitness classes, access to Resort-village shuttle.
Uniworld Family Adventures in Europe
Uniworld specializes in personalised travel, and that goes for younger guests as well. Since no two kids are alike, Uniworld offers a full range of enticing onshore excursions and onboard activities—some geared for children and others tailored for tweens and teens. 25% off for young travellers 4 to 17 years old when traveling with an adult on select Generations Collection Cruises. Two examples include:
CLASSIC CHRISTMAS MARKETS 8 DAYS FROM NUREMBERG TO FRANKFURT
Embrace the holiday spirit in Germany, the land where many Christmas traditions began, and find the magic of the season in the smiles that you meet along the way. 2018 Generations Program Date: December 15. 2019 Generations Program Date: December 15
GEMS OF NORTHERN ITALY(2019) 10 DAYS FROM MILAN TO VENICE
Encounter unforgettable sights on an odyssey that begins in Milan and ends in legendary Venice, the ethereal “Queen of the Adriatic.” These iconic cities bookend an exploration of Northern Italy that also features amazing experiences in Verona, Bologna and Ferrara. 2019 Generations Program Dates:June 28, July 5, July 12
Backroads – Active Family Adventures
Backroads Family Trips offer great opportunities to connect with your kids away from the tv, ipod and other temptations. Routes are designed to suit kids’ abilities and attention spans, with longer options for adults and teens. There’s plenty of outdoor activity together while discovering a whole new part of the world—and a whole new side of yourselves.
From exploring the realm of North America’s tallest mountain and hiking in the habitat of moose, bears and caribou in Prince William Sound to Denali, hiking and biking along the sea from Spain to France in Basque Country to family-friendly biking journeys through Italy’s Dolomites or the Canadian Rockies, Backroads have the perfect new getaway just for your family!
Abercrombie & Kent
Quality time spent with the family is becoming increasingly hard to find in today’s busy world. Why not take the family on holiday with A&K and escape the rigours of everyday life, satisfy your dreams of wanderlust and inspire your child’s imagination with new cultures, famous monuments and history of the natural world. A&K’s wonderful family itineraries include A Family Adventure in South Africa, A Family Adventure in China, A Family Adventure in Vietnam, Active Family Adventure in Croatia & Luxury Small Group Journey – Family Galapagos. Give us a call to find out more.
Holiday in your own private villa
Whether it’s just your own family or an extended group, hiring a villa is a wonderful way to enjoy your family holiday. There’s an array of wonderful villas worldwide – Italy, Croatia, France, Greece, Spain, Bali, Thailand, Caribbean & Hawaii are just some of the wonderful destinations. We’d love to help you select one that ‘s perfect for you.
Butterfield & Robinson Family Trips
Unique trips just for families. Itineraries, activities and menus are developed for younger travellers. The kids are not only taken care of, but inspired by the new places they’re exploring (not to mention having fun with kids their own age!). Exploring, hiking, horseback riding, sailing, kite surfing, canoeing and much more – B&R Family trips provide adventures you and your kids will never, ever forget.
Vietnam to Cambodia Family Biking, South Africa Family Multi Active, Morocco Family Private, New Zealand Family Private and Japan Family Private are some of the amazing itineraries to choose from.