4 Amazing Family Holidays
Family is forever and often we don’t realise the value of our moments shared until they are just memories. Families want to explore new destinations, have real experiences, learn local cultures, taste the different food, witness unique wildlife and explore the beauty of our world.
Here are 5 amazing family holidays we felt you shouldn’t miss out on.
1. Meet Kenya’s wildlife and the Maasai
Families can get closer to the wildlife and the people on a luxury safari in Kenya. Start off in Kenya’s capital which offers bustling markets, interesting history and numerous attractions. Enjoy the vast array of safari experiences on offer in Laikipia. As the sun chases the cool of the Laikipia night from the plains, awaken to friendly call of “Jambo!” from outside your room, and find steaming coffee waiting for you outside. Listen to the quiet swish of long grass against your trousers as the expert walking guide leads you through the quiet hours of the waking wilderness. The Masai Mara is Kenya’s most renowned game park, situated in the northern extension of the Serengeti. Its legendary Great Migration, of over two million wildebeest and other antelope, has been described as one of nature’s greatest wildlife spectacles – and an experience every safari enthusiast should witness at least once in their lifetime. Game viewing in this celebrated park is wonderful throughout the year, with virtually guaranteed sightings of the Big Five. Learn more
2. South Africa’s cities, safaris and sea
South Africa has it all, from the history of the cities to the safaris which host the Big 5 and the incredible scenery of Cape Town. Explore the colourful townships of Johannesburg and discover the golden beaches, world-class winelands of the Cape, the remarkably beautiful Garden Route coastline. No holiday in South Africa would be complete without a safari adventure. Madikwe Game Reserve (renowned for endangered African wild dogs) and &Phinda Private Game Reserve (world famous for its cheetah sightings). Families will love what South Africa has to offer. Learn more
3. Family Safari In Botswana
Botswana is fast becoming a destination of choice for families who want their children to experience the pinnacle of the Safari in Africa. The discovery of Africa is a profound and impactful experience in one’s life, which will be remembered for many years to come. Activities are centered around game drives throughout the Savute area in open 4×4 safari vehicles. Families can also enjoy a visit to the ancient San rock paintings at Gubatsa Hills, a small hilly outcrop which forms a remarkable landmark in the otherwise flat landscape. Learn more
4. Snorkel the Underwater World of the Maldives
The magnificent Maldives offer exclusivity, adventure and fun for the whole family. Its family-friendly, yet oh-so luxurious, overwater beach bungalows offer the ultimate in barefoot luxury. The young and young at heart can simply dive off the front veranda into a magical underwater world teeming with colourful coral and curious creatures. With world-class snorkelling and scuba diving right on your doorstep, children are able to explore and learn about marine conservation at the same time. Blessed with year-round sunshine, snow-white beaches and warm, crystal clear water, this is a family vacation that will be remembered a life-time. Learn more