Best Activity Vacations for the Active Family

Going on a holiday with your family can be exciting and memorable when you get a perfect destination. Not only do vacations give you a break from your busy lifestyle, but they also allow you time to bond with your family. Whether it is a long summer holiday or a few days’ trips, you can find something fun for everyone if you make proper plans.

Here is a list of some interesting activities you may consider for your family’s vacation:

  1. Surfing in Australia

Australia is an iconic tourist destination and home to some of the best surfing spots. Its waves differ in strength to adequately support different surfing levels. If you are new to the sport, there are several camps to assist you through the initial steps. Experienced surfers can also get assistance with more difficult breaks.

Some of the best surfing spots in Australia include the Bondi and Bells Beach as well as the Byron Bay. Any time of the year is good for surfing in Australia, though the best conditions are experienced between December and April.

  1. Golf Break in Portugal

Portugal is known for its balmy weather and challenging terrain. It has approximately 80 world-class golf courses located at scenic places which attract thousands of golf lovers on Portuguese golf breaks, from all over world, each year.

Major golfing spots within the country are situated around the southwest. One such spot is the Algarve. For large groups, you may consider places like Vilamoura and beginners can visit Quinta do Lago’s San Lorenzo.

  1. Cycling Holiday in Morocco

If you love cycling around deserts, coastlines, and thrilling mountains, then Morocco could be the best destination for your vacation. The country has a wide array of landscapes with amazing backdrops suited for diverse cycling experiences. Discover the unique Moroccan culture as enjoy dramatic descends across the Sahara.

Morocco features 16,000 miles of paved road which is mostly left for cyclers. The climate is relatively mild, making it an all-year-round destination.

  1. Winter Activities in France

France is endowed with large mountain ranges, Pyrenees and Alps. Its winter season lasts between December and April, facilitating numerous snow activities like skiing. The French Alps are the most famous ski resorts in the world. Choosing France as a destination for your family allows you to engage in many other winter Alps holiday activities such as:

  • Ice climbing in the frozen waterfalls
  • Igloo construction, especially for children
  • Flying over the Alps on the fastest zip-wires in Europe
  • Snowshoeing and racing in the alpine region

  1. Rock Climbing in the United States

The US has several exceptional cliffs that are suitable for beginners as well as expert rock climbers. The varying rock-climbing sites are found in most parts of the country. Some climbing gyms are bringing the experience to urban areas. However, total fun is still found in natural parks and beautiful wilderness landscapes.

The nature of rocks varies from place to place. You may find granite, basalt, sandstone, or tuff. One popular spot for staunch climbers that you may have heard of is Yosemite in California. It is where American climbing was birthed. Pioneer American climbers such as John Long and Lynn Hill began the sport at Yosemite which features routes such as Sentinel, Half Dome, and El Capitan.

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