It’s tough to take the little ones out of their comfort zone. It’s even more difficult to plan a trip keeping your child’s comfort in mind. How will you know which one is more kid-friendly? It is also very important for your kids to like them simply because they need to enjoy the trip. As the holiday season is nearing, you must check out some places which will be absolutely great for a family trip with your kids. Start planning but before that here is a quick tour around the globe with a few destinations which are absolutely kid friendly. Read on…
Nassau, the Bahamas
Kids love the beaches and if you are planning a trip with your kids, The Bahamas can be a great option. The tiny hands will be making the sand castles as you enjoy the beauty of the waves. The stay at the Bahamas will be very comforting as most of the rentals in Nassau, the capital city of the island country, are kid-friendly. Introduce your kids to the water sports which are suitable for her/his age. Take a dip in the beauty of the Bahamas beaches along with your kids and we can assure you a fun-filled vacation which will be really hard to forget.
Pro tips – Carry raincoat and beach toys for your kid. If your child is below five years, it is best to carry some baby foods , and oh, don’t forget to bring a baby sling carrier for your little one!
Are you thinking that it will be tough for you to take your kids on an India trip? Well, Kerala will prove you wrong. Though it is tough to keep up with the pace of India, Kerala is calm and absolutely suitable for a family vacation with the little ones. Fort Cochin is the old-fashioned yet chilled out part of Kerala with many luxurious hotels and resorts. You can enjoy the peaceful backwaters of Alleppey, also known as Alappuzha. The kids will definitely enjoy elephant-spotting at the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Bamboo rafting is also there for the teenagers to enjoy.
Pro tips – Food can be too spicy, always good to carry some options like energy bars in case of emergency.
It is always amazing to stroll around the streets of the small Scottish capital. The city hosts many fun and education attraction for your kids that can be enjoyed by the family as well. But the biggest attraction of Edinburgh is the festivals that the city organises. From a storytelling festival to a science fest, the city has a sack full of amazing festivals for your kids to enjoy. Try and plan your trips keeping one of the festivals in mind.
Pro tip – You will get almost everything that you need for your kid, if your kid has some prescribed medicinal routine to follow, you may not get them there. It is always better to carry the medicines that you might need there.
Heard about the theme parks of Florida? Your kids will love the trip if it is to Florida. In the north-eastern part, the Daytona Beach is worth visiting, along with the Shuttle Launch Experience at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Children will be spellbound by the alligators of Everglades National Park and its subtropical wilderness. You must also visit the Tampa Bay and enjoy the Crystal River manatee tours. Also, the sunshine state is full of surprises, just plan your trip already!
Pro tip – Ask your kid which theme park they want to visit. It is not possible to visit all of them, so pick and chose as per your kid’s interest.
If your kid is an animal lover and enjoys the wildlife channels, it’s probably the time to give them some real experiences. Though it seems like Nairobi is not going to be a kid-friendly city but you are absolutely mistaken. Why so? Because Nairobi has a number of children-friendly attractions to choose from, Nairobi National Park, is probably the closest you can go to lions, leopards, giraffe and zebra. These animals roam free within the city sight and if wildlife-watching interests your kid you must go on a day trip. Take your kid to the Giraffe Centre where they can feed the long and elegant giraffes.
Pro tip – Take a mosquito net and all other precautionary items for your kid. It is simple because you are visiting a place closer to wildlife.
There are a lot of kid-friendly places to go in Japan. Tokyo, the capital city is, of course, the hub of all the interesting places to visit. Ghibli Museum and Odaiba are of course must visits and how can we miss the Tokyo Disneyland. Doraemon, Sinchan and all other animes that your kids are glued to have come from this country so you can very well understand how excited your kids are going to be to go to Japan. Arrange for day trips to Yokohama, Kamakura and Nikkō.
Pro tip – Japan is quite developed as a country so you will get almost everything there. It is always advisable to carry a baby carrier bag if your offspring can’t walk yet.
Here’s the list you were waiting for. No place in this world is unsafe for your kid if you are accompanying him/her, however, it is always good to have a prior idea of the place you are visiting with your kid. An alien place can be quite troublesome for your kid to get adjusted into, it is you who will make the little one comfortable. Go ahead and have a wonderful family holiday now!