Are you looking to take your little ones on a grand travel adventure that they will never forget? There are so many amazing places in Asia where you can take your family on a trip, with many beautiful sights and fun attractions to enjoy. Let take a look at 10 of the best family travel destinations on this continent, so that you can start planning your next travel adventure.
1. Ubud, Bali
This vibrant destination is very kid friendly and your family can attend one of the exciting Balinese cultural shows, featuring dancing, singing, theatre and much more. There are also plenty of great restaurants here with delicious food that kids will love. Most of the hotels have a swimming pool for little ones to play in and there are plenty of great walks and hikes in the area.
Although it might be a little pricier than some other destinations, Singapore has so much fun to offer your children. Take the Night Safari at the Zoo or spend the day checking out the golf courses, theme park and beach at Sentosa Island. The Science Centre is also a great place for kids – they will be having so much fun that they won’t even notice it is educational.
3. Railay, Thailand
This beautiful and laid back beach is ideal for children. It can be reached via boat from Krabi or Ao Nang and there are no cars within the town. It’s a peaceful and laid back place where kids can run free and relax on the beaches.
4. Koh Pha Ngan, Thailand
You might not think of this island as a family destination, as it is usually associated with the hedonistic Full Moon Party. However, the party only takes place on Haad Rin beach and if you venture beyond there you will find that the rest of the island is tranquil and laid back. Head to the beaches along the north coast and you will get a glimpse into what Thailand was like 20 years ago.
5. Hong Kong
This exciting Special Administrative Region of China is an ideal vacation spot for families as it offers modern hotels with great amenities, plenty of kid-friendly attractions and an incredible range of restaurants to choose from.
6. Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo is a very exciting city that is rich in history and culture, with so many fascinating temples, museums and other attractions for families to explore. It is clean, orderly, safe and easy to get around, especially with the speedy bullet trains. Your kids will love the many attractions including the Studio Ghibli Animation Museum, the walking robot at the Science museum and Tokyo Disneyland.
If you are looking for a family travel destination that will be peaceful and laid back, take the kids to Laos. Time flows slowly here and you can hike through rice patties, wander through quiet small villages, swim in stunning blue lagoons and enjoy conversations with the warm, friendly and generous people.
8. Ko Tonsay, Cambodia
Known as “Rabbit Island”, this lovely island off the southern coast of Cambodia near Kep is a lovely place to a low-key relaxing vacation with the family. The beach is wonderfully safe and empty, the seafood is delicious and the accommodation is very rustic, which means that you will be able to get back to basics and enjoy some quality time together.
9. Hoi An, Vietnam
This beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site city is laid back, friendly and welcoming and offers plenty to see and do. Teenagers will love the fact that they can get tailor made clothes for incredibly cheap and you can even take a cooking class at one of the local restaurants.
10. Boracay, Philippines
It’s hard to imagine a more picture perfect beach than Boracay – a long expanse of soft white sand and turquoise water where you and your little ones can play and frolic all day long. This lovely beach destination offers plenty of great family friendly villas and resorts as well as many restaurants to choose from.
These are just 10 examples of fantastic travel destinations where you can take your kids while travelling in Asia. There are so many diverse and beautiful places to discover, so why not start planning your travel getaway today?