Keeping the kids amused and entertained while you are away shouldn’t be hard work! The options for those with children young and old are limitless and there are plenty of unforgettable holiday experiences waiting that children and adults alike will savour. Here are a few travel experiences that your children are sure to love.
Sentosa island, Singapore
Singapore’s Sentosa island is the perfect playground for children of all ages. This picturesque entertainment zone features numerous roller coasters and other attractions for children to try, including the recently opened Universal Studios Singapore. You can make the experience truly special by choosing to stay in a luxurious resort at Sentosa such as the newly opened Planet Hollywood Resort and travelling to the island in style by cable car.
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
The city of Kota Kinabalu is located on the edge of the Borneo Jungle, which are sure to delight nature loving children. There are plenty of luxurious resorts to be found here, and most offer trips to attractions such as the local orangutan sanctuary. Children will also have the chance to interact with animals such as civets, bearcats, slow loris and deer. Special programmes allow children to feed the animals and children can also choose to foster an animal if they wish.
Lampang, Northern Thailand
Children are sure to enjoy spending time at the Elephant Conservation Centre in Lampang. Children can take a special three-day training course to learn all about how to take care of elephants through a project that is run the centre along with Thailand’s National Elephant Institute. Skills that children will learn during the course include elephant driving, feeding and river bathing and the kids are presented with a certificate at the end of the course.
Safari, South Africa
Going on safari in Africa is an excellent way to capture children’s imaginations. In addition to observing a wide range of wild animals in the natural environment, children are also offered a hands-on approach by several of Africa’s family safari camps. Special activities that are arranged by experienced children-friendly guides include identifying animal poo, tracking paw prints and cooking classes.
If any of these sound like good options for your next family holiday, visit The Ultimate Travel Company website for more information and to speak to the travel experts about where would best suit you and your family.