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Classic Larapinta Trek

I have returned from my Australia holidays and the Larapinta trek that I booked via your organization was the most wonderful experience. The scenery of central Australia is really awesome (you should go and visit yourself if you havenīt done it yet) and the organisation of the trek was perfect.

Many thanks to world expeditions. I will definitely come back to you for future trips.

Natascha S. | The Netherlands

Family Adventure Holidays


Take an adventure family holiday with World Expeditions, one of the world's leading travel companies

At World Expeditions, many of our trips are Family friendly adventure holidays.  Some of these are specific Family adventures while others, including those listed below, are suitable for a family with children minimum age of 12.  For families with children younger than 12 and still yearning for a family adventure travel holiday, many of our itineraries can be tailor made to suit your travel requirements.  Take a look at our range of holidays in Asia, India, Europe and Africa for inspiration.  Call us today to discuss your family holiday travel requirements.

Below is a selection of our trips that would be suitable for children as young as 12.  If you are looking for a family holiday, contact us today.


Family Holiday Asia


The diverse history, landscapes, traditions and cultures of Asia provide amazing experiences for all the family. All itineraries below can be adapted for families. In general, children under the age of 12 are not permitted on the standard departures. However all can be done as a "private" family departure where your family or a group of families travel together.

Borneo Panorama - This itinerary can be modified for a one of a kind family adventure holiday.
Active Laos & Cambodia - Contact us to travel Laos & Cambodia by bike, boat and on foot with your family or a group of families.
Classic Vietnam - Contact one of our professional consultants to learn how this adventure can be adapted for your family.
Myanmar Family Adventure - A fun-filled family adventure to discover the cultural pulse of Myanmar.

Family Holiday Himalaya


The Himalayas provide an amazing experience for all in the family.  

Annapurna Trek - the finest short trek in the Annapurna Region
Chitwan Safari- a 3 day wildlife safari in the Chitwan National Park
Annapurna Chitwan- Combine our introductory Annapurna Trek and Chitwan Safari
Everest Trek - Combine Sherpa culture with views of Everest and take the family on a short introductory trek of the Everest region.
Nepal Family Adventure - This low altitude trek in the Annapurna foothills is specifically devised for families

Family Holiday India, Nepal & Sri Lanka

India and Nepal are an exciting playground for all the family.

Highlights of India & Nepal - Embark on a North India Adventure, an Annapurna Trek and wildlife safari in the Chitwan National Park
India Nepal Adventure - Cycle to the Taj Mahal, trek the Annapurna's and visit Chitwan Jungle Lodge
Little Tibet Explorer - Trek and explore the rich buddhist culture of Tibet
Markha Valley Trek - The finest introduction to trekking in Little Tibet
Rajasthan Cycle - Cycle Rajasthan's country roads for a taste of the 'real' India
Summit to Sea - Trek the Annapurnas, take a Chitwan Safari, cycle to the Taj Mahal, and cruise the Maldives
Sri Lanka by Bike -  Take the family on a cycling tour of Sri Lanka

Family Holiday Extensions - India, Nepal and the Maldives

These extensions are perfect for a family wanting to add some amazing cultural experiences to their family holiday.

Explore India with our trip extensions of 3 to 5 days - Ancient Varanassi & the Ganges, Darjeeling Retreat, Tigers of Ranthambore.
Take in iconic Indian landmarks on Taj Mahal, Agra Fort & Fatehpur Sikri, India's Golden Triangle, Delhi to Kathmandu (4 days) or Kathmandu to Delhi (7 days)
Enjoy a family cruise of the coral reefs and translucent waters on our Maldives Dhoni Cruise

Family Holiday Tibet

Our active adventures in Tibet will take the family well beyond the tourist trails, to discover the cultural heart and hidden corners where few have been before.

High Road to Lhasa - An overland Tibetan Journey that affords stunning views of Everest
Journey to Mt Kailas - Explore the most sacred mountain in the Himalaya during the Saga Dawa festival

Family Holiday South America


Many of our South American trip extensions are suitable for a Family adventure holiday. 

Peru Family Adventure - An action packed family adventure exploring the highlights of Peru on foot and by bike.
For family tours in Patagonia consider - Patagonia Lakes Crossing, Torres del Paine Explorer, Fitz Roy and Perito Moreno Glacier
Family holidays in Argentina - Estancia Experience, Salta & Jujuy Highlights, Buenos Aires and Tango Show
Consider a family trip extension in Brazil - Wildlife of the Pantanal
Enjoy a stunning family cruise in chile - Chilean Fjords

Family Holiday Australia

Embark on a family adventure in Australia - travel into the outback, explore the Top End and interact with nature in Tasmania

Larapinta Experience - a shorter Larapinta trail experience still providing adventure on Australia's most popular trekking holiday
Explore Kakadu and Beyond - Discover the magic of Kakadu National Park
Cradle Mountain & the West Walks - Take a family holiday at Cradle Mountain with a revised itinerary

Family Holiday Africa


Embark on an unbeatable family safari showcasing the best of Africa's prolific wildlife -  visiting some of Kenya's famous game parks as well as Masai villages on our Kenya Family Adventure. In southern Africa, join our Namibian Family Adventure to watch wildlife at floodlit waterholes and meet cheetahs up close and personal. You'll find even more family adventures in Africa here.

Visit some of Tanzania's famous game parks as well as Masai villages and schools on our Tanzania: Wildlife, Culture & Coast itinerary.  If you are looking for more Africa Family Holiday Safari options, contact us.


Family Holiday Central America, North America, Antarctic, Central Asia & Middle East

For more information on our Family Holidays Central America, North America, Antarctic, Central Asia & the Middle East, please contact your closest World Expeditions office for a tailored family holiday itinerary.


Family Holiday Europe

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Through our Utracks program, we offer a range of Europe Family Holidays  designed to suit families with children as young as 2.  On many of our self guided cycling trips we arrange bike trailers which accommodate up to 2 children to a maximum of 40-60kgs (depending on specifications), and trail-a-bikes for 4-9 year olds.  Our self guided walks are suitable for active children from 8 years old, while our guided Mont Blanc Family Adventure is for children from 7 years.  Discounts are usually available for children under 12 years when sharing a room with two adults.    More on Utracks - Family Adventure Holidays Europe

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