5 Awe-Inspiring Places To Travel With Kids

5 Awe-Inspiring Places To Travel With Kids

To travel with kids can be one of the best things that you do for them. Introducing them to new places and cultures isn’t just fun and educational, it also shapes the rest of their lives and who they become as adults.

It can also be stressful. Make sure to plan ahead and follow these tips for flying with your family which were pulled together by Schofields. Most of all, go with an attitude of fun and flexibility. Traveling with the kids will be something you remember for the rest of your lives. Of course, picking the right places to travel to will also make a huge difference, so here are my tips for 5 of the best places to travel with kids.

5 Awe-Inspiring Places To Travel With Kids

1. Redwood National Park, California

5 Awe-Inspiring Places To Travel With Kids

Redwood National Park is home to the tallest trees on earth. There’s also 40 miles of rugged coastline, so you can explore tide pools with the kids, hike through the rainforest, and go horseback riding or mountain biking. This is  a great adventure for active families who enjoy the great outdoors.

2. Penmon Point, Wales

5 Awe-Inspiring Places To Travel With Kids

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Go at night during the early summer months to see the shore lit up by neon blue algae. There is no fee at night and the lighthouse, starry sky, and lit up sea makes for a very unique trip. It has an enchanting atmosphere, created by the clanging beacon on the lighthouse, and during the day,the view to Puffin Island is spectacular.

3. Kerala, India

5 Awe-Inspiring Places To Travel With Kids

Kerala isn’t as hectic as the rest of India, and there are plenty of activities for kids to enjoy. Whether it’s houseboating along peaceful waterways, bamboo rafting, or enjoying the national parks with their elephants, it will be an experience for the kids to remember.

4. Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

5 Awe-Inspiring Places To Travel With Kids

Plitvice Lakes Park is a magical series of 16 crystal-clear interconnected lakes with waterfalls between and surrounding the lakes. The mineral filled lakes are known for their beautiful colors which range from green to azure, grey or blue. The setting is breathtaking. Make sure everyone wears comfortable shoes.

5. An Alaskan Cruise

5 Awe-Inspiring Places To Travel With Kids

Going on a cruise is a great way to travel with kids, as you aren’t having to constantly pack and unpack. There’s no better place than Alaska to really fascinate the kids. See the icebergs and calving glaciers in Glacier Bay, enjoy Orcas frolicking through the waters, and enjoy exploring the historic Gold Rush towns.