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Family tour ideas

We approach every trip by getting to know you and your family. We’ll find out what excites you and what you need practically. The end result will be an individual itinerary that’s built around how your family likes to explore. Because of that, treat these itinerary ideas as suggestions to start you thinking about where you’ll head and how you want your family trip to feel.

As you’ll discover when you start planning with us, every detail is engineered to reflect your family’s preferences. Your specialist will recommend experiences that resonate with your whole group. You set the pace of each day’s activities and our local guides and experts will adapt them to fit. If younger children or grandparents want to take it slower, we’ll still find ways for you all to participate. And, we’ll pick hotels that suit you, from interconnecting rooms to your choice of facilities. The result — travel that’s rewarding for everyone and easy for you.

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  • Ponte Vecchio, Florence

    Highlights of Florence

    • Experience artisan shops and markets to sample and peruse locally crafted items.

    • Visit some of the most iconic art and sculptures in the world.

    • Embark on a truffle hunt, paired with a multi course traditional meal.

    • Learn Florentine cooking techniques alongside a local chef.

    5 days from £2,155pp

  • Djemaa el Fna

    Luxury highlights of Marrakesh

    • Explore the ancient medina of Marrakesh with a private guide, visiting historic palaces and peaceful gardens.

    • Try your hand at bartering in the souq and watch craftsmen at work.

    • Spend a day with an Amazigh family in the High Atlas Mountains.

    • Visit the women's weaving centre in the Atlas Mountains and support the charitable efforts of the Assafou Foundation, who support rural mountainous communities.

    5 days from £2,270pp

  • Lakaz Chamarel, Mauritius West Coast

    Boutique Mauritius

    • Stay in luxurious boutique properties in Chamarel and Grand Baie.

    • Explore the coastline with pedalos or kayaks.

    • Relax on a peaceful beach.

    • Enjoy a meal overlooking the ocean.

    9 days from £2,750pp

  • Ulun Danu Beratan Temple, Bali

    Bali uncovered

    • Snorkel in the clear warm waters of the north coast.

    • Relax with a stay at a tented camp on the slopes of Mount Batukaru.

    • Visit the iconic temple of Pura Ulun Danu Bratan at Lake Bratan.

    • Explore the markets and galleries around Ubud.

    15 days from £2,810pp

  • Panoramic city view, Bologna

    Culinary getaway to Bologna

    • Explore local markets with samples along the way.

    • Learn to prepare local and traditional Italian cuisine.

    • Take a guided walking tour around this historic city.

    • Visit globally renowned gastronomic capitals.

    5 days from £2,975pp

  • Camel caravan in Wadi Rum

    Jordan family adventure

    • Explore the magical ancient city of Petra.

    • Enjoy a hands-on cookery class with a local chef in Petra.

    • Spend a night under the stars in Wadi Rum.

    • Float in the salty waters of the Dead Sea.

    9 days from £3,495pp

  • Aldabra tortoise, La Digue

    Seychelles family adventure

    • Explore Praslin Island from a great central location.

    • Visit the giant tortoises on nearby island La Digue.

    • Enjoy a great range of activities and water sports.

    • Snorkel on the colourful reefs off Mahé and Praslin.

    13 days from £3,595pp

  • Great Wall, Beijing

    Essential China

    • See China’s quintessential sights including the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Terracotta Warriors and the Bund.

    • Travel by high-speed bullet trains and optional ride on Shanghai’s maglev train.

    • Explore Xian’s lively Muslim Quarter and the Grand Mosque.

    • Enjoy a cycling tour through Beijing’s Hutongs.

    9 days from £3,800pp

  • Climbing Mount Kinabalu

    Borneo's rivers, mountains & beaches tour

    Malaysia and Borneo
    • Explore Malaysia's capital, Kuala Lumpur. An ever-changing city with delicious cuisine and contrasting architecture.

    • Journey into the wilds of Sabah, Borneo. Stay in a remote river lodge and undertake daily boat trips to discover the 'big five'.

    • Visit an orangutan and sun bear conservation outpost while staying at a relaxed forest lodge.

    • Climb to the summit of Malaysia's highest peak, Mount Kinabalu.

    • Relax, unwind and enjoy the facilities at the luxurious Shangri-La Rasa Ria beach resort.

    13 days from £3,865pp

  • Orangutan in Bukit Lawang

    Classic Java & Sumatra

    • Track down orangutan and other wildlife in the dense jungles of Sumatra.

    • Go river tubing and trekking in Gunung Leuser National Park.

    • Travel overland through the volcanic landscape of western Java.

    • Visit the ancient Buddhist temple of Borobudur as the sun comes up.

    13 days from £3,945pp

  • Sloth, Tortuguero National Park

    Family adventure in Costa Rica

    Costa Rica
    • Glide through the canals of Tortuguero National Park.

    • See a huge array of wildlife from tiny frogs to sloths and tropical birds.

    • Fly over rainforest and volcanoes on your way to Arenal.

    • Soar through Arenal's canopy by zip-line or aerial tram.

    • Sample hand-crafted chocolate while learning how it is made.

    • Splash in the Pacific Ocean during a surf lesson or simply relax in the sand.

    11 days from £4,100pp

  • Dead Vlei

    Namibia self-drive family safari

    • Climb up the famous sand dunes of Sossusvlei.

    • Kayak among the hundred-strong seal colony at Pelican Point.

    • Sit up late into the night around the floodlit waterhole in Etosha and watch the animals come to drink.

    15 days from £4,110pp

  • Malacca

    Historical Malaysia & Singapore

    • See colonial architecture in the UNESCO city of Malacca that comes from the Portuguese, Dutch and British influence during the spice race.

    • Try the monorail in Kuala Lumpur during a guided walking tour of the city.

    • Visit Ipoh and take in dilapidated mansions and rubber plantations.

    • Soak up the sights, sounds and smells of the bustling UNESCO city of George Town.

    • Stroll around Chinatown and Little India in Singapore, and take in the colonial architecture dotted throughout the city.

    15 days from £4,130pp