If you love adventure or want to have a relaxing vacation with your kids, the world has some great destinations for you to explore. And, when you visit these places, both you and your kids get a different experience and exposure.
When your kids travel along with you, they not only get to enjoy themselves but also learn a lot. So, the next time you plan to go somewhere with your kids, don’t forget to visit these ten unique destinations that can create those memorable moments.
The Fascinating Yellowstone National Park
As one of the highly acclaimed National Parks in the US, the Yellowstone National Park is a must-visit destination for kids. The Park is widely known for all kinds of natural springs, including geysers, mud pots, and hot springs. Yellowstone National Park also has an Old Faithful capable of shooting steam up to 185 feet high. The Park also boasts of the Grand Prismatic Spring, one of the largest hot springs in the world. It comes with a hue of colors ranging from blue, red, and yellow to green and orange.
When you go here, don’t forget to let your kids measure the temperature of the hot water springs using the infrared thermometer guns. You can also take them to the wildlife park to witness some rare animals such as bison, bighorn sheep, and elk. While you are there, your children might even get a chance to catch a glance at some elusive bears and wolves roam around in the wilderness.
Camping Amidst the Northern Lights of Kilpisjarvi
If you love to camp and want your kids to experience what life is like when you are outside, you can take them camping in the Northern Lights of Kilpisjarvi in Finland. They are visible only during the winter season. The place has everything you need for a great stay, including mobile sleeping huts, each furnished with gas stoves, super-wide beds, toilets, tables, and heaters. So, if you are bringing your vehicle along, make sure to install a toyota roof rack to stash all your luggage.
Camping at Kilpisjarvi can be an unforgettable experience, especially when your tents have glass roofs through which you can gaze at the stars. In the evenings, you get free snowmobile rides that take you to the wilderness where you can enjoy the aurora all by yourself. You also get to take your children along with you on this adventure.
National Park Tour in a Recreational Vehicle
The USA has some incredible National Parks in the world. But, one of the things that set these parks apart is the recreational vehicles. You get to explore the National Parks of the USA in a recreational vehicle that houses a hotel inside it. The RVs come with large windows through which you can get some breath-taking views of the Park and the surroundings.
Prague’s Fairy-tale Landscape
With its beautiful medieval art and architecture, warm and friendly people, and playgrounds, you feel as though the capital of the Czech Republic is a city from one of your fairy tales. While your kids can enjoy their real-world Disneyland, you get to experience the rich history and culture of Europe along with some pivo, which stands for beer in Czech.
Don’t forget to check out the tourist hotspots of the city, including the magnificent Charles Bridge. And while you are at it, enjoy some high-quality ice-cream from one of the country’s greatest ice-cream makers, Angelato. Angelato is a family-run business and makes rich and flavorful ice-cream using traditional methods.
Night in a Covered Wagon
There can be nothing like spending time outdoors. The fresh air and lush surroundings of a park can never compare to a city made of concrete. Spending the night in a covered wagon can be one of the best ways to spend time in the lap of nature. The Yosemite Pines RV Park gives you such an irresistible offering by providing you a Conestoga Wagon that comes fully equipped with amenities such as a heater, an air-conditioner, a microwave, a mini-fridge, and a coffee pot.
There is no doubt that all this is enjoyable during the colder seasons. However, if you plan to visit during the summer months, the resort also has a pool where you can go for a swim. The staff at the Yosemite Pines Resort are friendly and have got some activities, especially for tourists. The resort also has the YARTS shuttle that takes you directly to the Yosemite Park.
Endless Adventures in Banff
In a place like Banff, summers are not as warm as you expect them to be. Nevertheless, your kids can still have a great summer vacation here. There are plenty of things to do. Just a week’s adventure would include riding on horseback to an old cookout, walking on ice glaciers, white water rafting, and exploring wild caves. But if you are not the adventure type, there are tons of other things you could be doing, like visiting one of the most famous lakes in the world – Lake Louise.
You also have different forms of wildlife in Banff. The most prominent among are several species of grizzly bears. The Banff National Park has got nearly 65 of them. So, make sure to visit the Park if you are planning to go to Canada.
High-Octane Whitewater River Rafting
Snowmass in Colorado is the perfect destination for all those families who love adventures and the outdoors. Whitewater rafting is a favorite among tourists who come to Snowmass, especially during summer. You get to glide down the rapid Roaring Fork River, Colorado River, or even the Arkansas River. Your kids can also enjoy river rafting if they are of a suitable age. Moreover, all the rivers run at varying speeds, and you get to choose the type of river that you want to go rafting in, depending on the age and difficulty levels.
So, for instance, if you have a five-year-old with you, that kid can go for the Lower Roaring Fork, which is less intense. While a 16-year-old can paddle down the more thrilling Slaughterhouse Falls where he or she gets to experience a six-foot drop from the waterfalls.
The Amazing Aquatic Adventure Park of Cancun
Many people think of Cancun as a place where college kids go off to enjoy their spring break. But all that’s changed, and the Mexican city now offers some exotic resorts, not to mention, sporting and other activities for tourists and adventure lovers. Cancun is also home to the famous Xel-Ha aquatic adventure park. People who come here can enjoy a swim with the turtles or bask on the beach and gaze at the crystal-clear ocean.
The city also has hotels with incredible room service and a restaurant that serves the most exquisite cocktails. Cancun has also got more activities for the kids than they can handle. Surely, you won’t be left feeling unsatisfied when you visit Cancun.
The Super-fun East Coast
DC and New York on the East Coast are genuinely the best places to visit for kids. The cities are rich in American culture, and children can get to learn more about the country’s history. This can be enthralling, especially during spring, when the weather is pleasant and when there is also not much crowd.
In contrast, New York is a bit chilly during that time around, but you can still have a blast. Get to experience some basketball action while munching on lots of pizza. You also get to witness some amazing historical sites, including the Statue of Liberty, the Central Park, the Empire State Building, the Museum of Natural History, and the 9/11 Memorial.
A Relaxing Vacation on a Private Island
If you are up for a relaxing vacation on a private island, then the Coral Caye, situated right behind the renowned Belize Barrier Reef, could be just the thing you need. You could spend time with your family here and make for a nice getaway. The island can cater to 10 tourists and comes fully furnished with bath and cooking facilities. Your hosts will make sure that they take care of all your needs by preparing your meals, which include a Creole-style Barbeque and fresh seafood. You can also swim on the island or relax on a hammock under the shade of a mangrove tree.
Be rest assured that these destinations are exclusively for children, and you don’t have to leave them with your relatives when you go off to visit them. So, don’t forget to take them along when you plan to visit these beautiful destinations. It will help create those memorable moments, not just for you but also for your kids.