2018 is a year which has made many of us turn to the great outdoors as a way of escape and self exploration. Being out in the real world and experiencing everything life has to offer is a great way to feed the senses but to also allow us to forget about the stresses of adult life.
Adventure holidays are becoming more and more popular in recent years because many are focused on their physical health and staying active while away. If you fancy doing something memorable and fun this year, here are a few suggestions for you…
If you love animals and you want to teach your kids about wildlife, a trip to KwaZulu-Natal on South Africa is the perfect place for you to go.
You will be able to get up close and personal with some of the most stunning creature on Earth and really feel like an adventurer. This is an 11 day tour which is divided between a few different locations including the Big Five Country which consists of lions, elephants, leopards, buffalo and rhino. Animal education. A safari in South Africa usually means Kruger Park. You will even be able to learn about animal tracking and bush skills, and then experience fun activities like,kayaking and mountain biking.
Camping in the Wild West
For all of the cowboy lovers out there, you could get the chance to camp out in the depths of the Wild West and experience what it is really like to sleep under the stars and experience the American sunrise. This tour takes in five different national parks in which you can hike, mountain bike and explore, then you will spend every night camping underneath the stars and even spending a night in a mud hut.
In Sri Lanka you will be able to visit some of the most stunning world heritage temples in the world during an 11 day tour of this breathtaking country. Sri Lanka is known for beautiful natural landscapes so you will definitely want to bring a camera with you for this.
The tour includes visiting the temples, exploring natural rock formations and visiting leopards at the Yala National Park. To immerse yourself in wildlife, nature and culture, this is the perfect destination.
Iceland is the perfect place to view one of the world’s most stunning phenomena in the world. One of those is the northern lights which you will be able to see throughout the winter in this country, and there is also another which is rather spectacular to behold. The land of fire and ice (not be be confused with George.R.R.Martin’s book series) consists of thermal hot springs which boil and form geysers in the middle of an otherwise frozen landscape.
You will be able to see this as well as other geothermal attractions, and you will be taken on guided hikes over mountains and waterfalls. You can see some of the tours available here: https://www.gadventures.co.uk/destinations/europe/iceland/?phonecode=UK_PPC_2&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIw9iX6Izz2AIVtDLTCh2h-ADcEAAYBCAAEgIfdfD_BwE
A sporty getaway
If you love sport and getting physical, then a trip to Argentina is the perfect place to let your fun side go wild. There is a ton of culture, great cuisines and fun activities in this country which are perfect for all of the family. You can go rock climbing with Climbthatrock.com, play polo and visit the famous football stadiums in the capital city. If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Iguana Falls is the perfect place for a hike.