Family Adventure and Activity Holidays

If you are a family who love to explore and get active why not consider an adventure and activity holiday.  They offer the perfect opportunity to discover the world together creating lifetime memories.  Choose to go on a small group holiday travelling with like-minded families with departures during school holidays or we can help you create a private tailormade trip to suit your family.   There are trips to suit different age children and interests from wildlife and conservation, cookery, photography, water sports to history and culture; the choice is yours.

Wildlife & Nature Holidays

Track and spot some of the world’s iconic wildlife and natural creations, opportunities for fantastic photography and stories to be told. Sample trips highlighted below.

Home to howler monkeys & sloths. Zip wire through the cloud forest, learn how to make chocolate, share the beach with sunbathing iguanas and cruise the waterways of Tortuguero.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer, Christmas and Easter school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £2260 per adult, children aged 11 & under £2035, prices exclusive of flights for a 14 day small group trip.

Discover the famous Golden Circle, picnic at Skogafoss waterfall and soak in the waters of the Blue Lagoon. Visit a geothermal bakery, Icelandic horse farm and enter a lava tunnel.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £2999 per adult, children aged 12 & under £2839, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.

Visit the Orang-utan Rehabilitation Centre, a Sun Bear sanctuary and cruise the jungle waterways to see proboscis monkeys. Opportunity to snorkel, zipline, visit a tea plantation and for active families to summit Mt Kinabalu.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1350 per adult, children aged 11 & under £999, prices exclusive of flights for an 11 day small group trip.

Experience the islands of Flores, Komodo, Bali and Lombok. Go in search of the prehistoric Komodo dragon, travel through paddy fields and tropical jungle, visit tribal villages and climb Kelimutu Volcano to witness the colour changing crater lakes.

Minimum age: 11+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1630 per adult, children aged 11 & under £1470, prices exclusive of flights for a 14 day small group trip.

Visit the wonder of Victoria Falls before travelling to Chobe National Park; home to huge herds of elephants plus lions and cheetahs. Cruise along the Okavango River past pods of hippos and basking crocodiles. Safari in Moremi Game Reserve, spot its diverse birdlife, giraffes, zebras, lions, leopards and wild dog.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £2299 per adult, children aged 11 & under £2045, prices exclusive of flights for a 12 day small group trip.

Start in Quito and visit the Equator before boarding your ship to explore the coastline and lagoons of the Galapagos. Come face to face with the islands’ unique wildlife; giant tortoises, blue footed booby, sea lions and iguanas.

Minimum age: 6+
When to go: February, Easter, May, Summer, October or Christmas school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £3899 per adult, children aged 11 & under £2699, prices exclusive of flights for a tailor made 8 day trip.

Water Adventures

For the water babies among you! From relaxing water fun to adrenaline filled activities. Here are some ideas for water sports holidays.

Kayak over the sunken ruins of Kekova and enjoy snorkelling and swimming. On land explore the foothills of the Taurus Mountains.

Minimum age: suitable for all ages
When to go: May, Summer and October school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £499 per adult, children aged 11 & under £450, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.

Learn to surf the waves of the Atlantic coast whilst staying in tipi tents in a family campsite, enjoy the sites facilities: swimming pool, playgrounds and sports court or hire bikes and go exploring. Visit nearby historic city of Porto.

Minimum age: 6+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £479 per person, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip. Note a private departure or tailormade holiday can also be arranged.

Paddle board along Loboc River in the jungle and walk, jump and swim through a river canyon. See the cone shaped Chocolate Hills, spot Tarsiers in a local sanctuary, trek Taal volcano to the crater lake and enjoy superb snorkelling and diving.

Minimum age: 5+
When to go: February, Easter, May and Christmas school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £2699 per adult, children aged 11 & under £2399, prices exclusive of flights for a 14 day small group trip. Note a tailormade holiday can also be arranged.

Enjoy a holiday jam packed with water sports, choose from wind surfing, wakeboarding, water skiing, kayaking, dinghy sailing and paddle boarding. Beach clubs in Spain, Croatia, Greece, Italy and Sardinia offer a choice of inclusive sports and tuition.

Minimum age: suitable for all ages, inclusive kids clubs available (2-17yrs)
When to go: May to October
Holiday prices vary dependent on date of travel, please contact us with your proposed travel dates for a quote.

Cruise the beautiful island of Evia on a traditional wooden boat, swim and snorkel in the azure waters of the Aegean Sea straight from the boat. Take time to explore ruins and forts along the coastline and visit peaceful fishing villages and taverns.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £825 per adult, children aged 11 & under £720, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.

Choose a family sailing holiday; bareboat charter where everyone gets involved; plotting the course, navigating and setting sail or enjoy a flotilla holiday offering a balance of support and autonomy. Enjoy beach barbecues, swim, snorkel, kayak and explore. Great family destinations include Greece, Croatia, BVI and Bahamas.

Minimum age: recommend 5+
When to go: All year round depending on destination
Holiday prices vary dependent on type of sailing holiday, destination and dates, please contact us for a quote.

Cultural Discovery

Opportunity to experience new countries and communities, taste different food, visit historic sites and discover new cultures. Our cultural holidays aim to offer you as many different experiences and sights within a country, setting your senses tingling; see a selection below.

Explore the Forbidden City, Beijing, walk part of the Great Wall. Cycle the ancient city walls of Xian, enjoy street food and take in the iconic Terracotta Warriors. Visit the Giant Panda Breeding Centre. Explore the waterways of Yangshuo before heading to the fascinating city of Hong Kong.

Minimum age: 6+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1899 per adult, children aged 11 & under £1710, prices exclusive of flights for a 14 day small group trip.

From Venice through Tuscany to Rome. Immerse yourself in Italian culture. Try your hand at Venetian mask making, learn how to make pasta in Florence and feel the thrill of being a gladiator in Rome.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1559 per person, exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.

A challenging adventure for active families. Trek the famous mountain trail to Machu Picchu. Enjoy white water rafting and mountain biking in the Sacred Valley. Spend a night in a local house in the village of Misinay, meet the local community. Explore Cusco and visit the colourful Pisac markets.

Minimum age: 11+ due to physical demand & altitude of the Inca Trail
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1699 per adult, children aged 11 £1530, prices exclusive of flights for a 13 day small group trip. Option available to extend; stay in an eco-lodge and explore the Tambopata Reserve area in the Amazon.

From north to south Vietnam; sightsee by cyclo and by bike, enjoy magical boat rides and kayak around Halong Bay, the Eastern Sea and Mekong Delta, crawl through the Cu Chi war tunnels, practice your chopstick skills, plus time to relax on Whale Island where you can enjoy the beaches and snorkel in the turquoise seas.

Minimum age: 9+
When to go: Easter, Summer and Christmas school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1299 per adult, children aged 16 & under £974, prices exclusive of flights for a 16 day small group trip. Available to book as a private adventure.

Explore the city of light, Paris then visit the home of Monet before delving into the D-Day experience and memorial at Bayeux. Head to the UNESCO site of Mont-Saint-Michel, journey onto the Loire Valley and canoe along the Cher River. On your return to Paris stop at the impressive Palace of Versailles.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £2349 per adult, children aged 12 & under £2189, prices exclusive of flights for a 9 day small group trip.

Explore the Atlas mountains, children ride mules as you walk, stop for picnic lunches and enjoy the views. Discover Marrakech’s maze of markets and inhale the spicy aroma; before relaxing on the sandy beaches of Essaouira.

Minimum age: 2+
When to go: February, Easter, May and October school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £649 per adult, children aged 11 & under £579, prices exclusive of flights for a 10 day small group trip. Note a tailormade holiday can also be arranged.

Multi Activity Holidays

Packed with fun experiences, adventure and action, something for everyone in your family. Not forgetting time to chill out and recount the day’s stories. We have detailed some of our favourite trips for you to consider.

Explore the remote Azores archipelago. Kayak the twin lakes of Sete Cidades, swim in the crater of a volcano, explore the lava tubes, relax on volcanic sandy beaches and bathe in geothermal pools. Go on a whale watching adventure and for the truly adventurous abseil, swim and slide the Ribeira dos Caldeiroes Canyon.

Minimum age: 8+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1499 per adult, children aged 11 & under £1399, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip. Note a tailormade holiday can also be arranged.

Explore the stunning Garfagnana Valley. Walk the Cinque Terre coastal path. Activities include: kayaking, high ropes adventure park, canyoning and zip wires. At the end of the day relax by the pool and enjoy home cooked Tuscan cuisine.

Minimum age: 7+ also trips available for 11+
When to go: May and Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1220 per adult, children aged 11 & under £1099, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.

Explore Vancouver before boarding a catamaran for a whale watching trip. Try a tree top adventure at Capilano Suspension bridge. Camp and canoe along Clearwater Lake overnight in Wells Gray Park. Head to Jasper looking for black bears, elks and eagles. Drive the Icefields Parkway; travel on Athabasca Glacier. Explore Banff National Park and bathe in geothermal waters before finishing your trip in Calgary.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £2545 per adult, children aged 11 & under £2170, prices exclusive of flights for a 14 day small group trip.

Explore Aigues Tortes National Park; white water rafting and kayaking on the Noguera River, option to abseil down gorges and off-road mountain biking. Enjoy your hotel’s swimming pool and spa before venturing into the town of Sort to enjoy the bars and restaurants.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £899 per adult, children aged 11 & under £799, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.

Cruise along Bangkok’s canals in a long tail boat then join a Muay Thai boxing training session. Try your culinary skills in a Thai cookery lesson; raft River Kwai, cycle to limestone caves and sleep in a raft house. Visit Khao Sok National Park home to diverse wildlife; explore the jungle by canoe before relaxing in Koh Samui.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer and Christmas school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1399 per adult, children aged 11 & under £1055, prices exclusive of flights for a 14 day small group trip.


Zip wire through the Cloud Forest at Mombacho, climb Cerro Negro Volcano and stay on the volcanic island of Ometepe. Kayak on Lake Nicaragua; go in search of crocodiles in the mangroves and track monkeys in Chocoyero El Brujo National Park. Have a go at surfing and even make your own chocolate bar using Nicaraguan cacao.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Summer school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £2399 per adult, children aged 11 & under £2160, prices exclusive of flights for a 15 day small group trip.

Winter Fun

Enjoy a winter wonderland and have fun in the snow. Try skiing, snowshoeing, snow sculpturing, igloo building, ice fishing plus many more unusual snow activities. To find out more look at our selection of winter activity holidays.


Head to the beauty of Hossa National Park in Finland and snowshoe, ski and sledge your way around. Learn essential winter survival skills, drive a husky led sled and enjoy a reindeer sledge ride. Relax in a Finnish sauna in the evening and hopefully witness the stunning Northern Lights.

Minimum age: 10+
When to go: Christmas and February school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1199 per adult, children aged 11 & under £1049, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip. Note a tailormade holiday can also be arranged.


Experience a range of unusual winter activities from snow tubing to riding a skifox. Board a funicular to a high mountain village and face the avalanche challenge to find as many snow hidden objects as possible using detectors and shovels. Opportunity to ski and snowboard and ice skate on a frozen lake.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: February school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1295 per adult, children aged 11 & under £1140, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.


Explore the fairytale town of Bergen; enjoy a Viking dinner and take the scenic Flam railway through the heart of the fjords. Safari through the fjords on a RIB plus cruise the Naeroy Fjord with its dramatic waterfalls. Head to Myrkdalen, mountain resort and take part in snow racing plus other optional winter activities.

Minimum age: 7+
When to go: Christmas and February school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1699 per adult, children aged 11 & under £1649, prices exclusive of flights for a 7 day small group trip. Note a tailormade holiday can also be arranged.


Cross country skiing in the snow-sure, picturesque hamlet of Venabu; sat on the edge of the Rondane National Park, Norway. Ski from your hotel doorstep and return to enjoy traditional Norwegian dishes.

Minimum age: 8+
When to go: Christmas and February school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1309 per person, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.


Spend a week at Basecamp Oulanka in the remote Finnish wilderness; where you may get the chance to see the Northern Lights. Activities on offer include snowshoe walks, dog sledding, cross country skiing, reindeer sleigh ride and snow games galore. Optional activities are ice-climbing and a snowmobile tour.

Minimum age: 9+
When to go: Christmas, February and Easter school holidays
You can travel with us starting from £1749 per adult, children aged 16 & under £1312, prices exclusive of flights for an 8 day small group trip.



Visit Santa in Lapland; a trip filled with magical experiences and a lifetime of memories. Be met by cheeky elves and enjoy snow filled fun activities from husky and reindeer sled rides to mini skidoos, ice fishing to tobogganing before you go in search of Santa in his private cabin hideaway. Top tip: book early for Santa Saver offers.

Minimum age: suitable for any age
When to go: during December up till Christmas Eve (he’s very busy that night!)
You can travel with us starting from £999 per adult, with reduced rates for children for a 3 day break. There are alternative 4 days trips and even day trips to see Santa in Lapland. Book early to have access to free child places and grandparent savings.

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