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Easter Days out for Under 5’s

Easter Days out for Under 5's
Written by Rachel Cave

Give your little ones a day out they wont forget!
It could be the best one yet!
From all the fun of the farm, theme parks and more,
There are so many great days out to explore..

Gulliver’s World, Warrington

Gulliver's World, Warrington | Easter Days out for Under 5's

Gulliver’s Warrington is fantastic value for money with 80 fantastic rides to enjoy for kids aged between 2 and 13.  From the dodgems to the amazing tree top swings there is so much to keep the children occupied.  There is a lovely interactive play area, the NERF blaster zone where the kids can put their NERF skills to the test.
New for 2018, The roller zone, where families can enjoy a roller skating session!  For families wanting to stay longer there is an onsite hotel making it the perfect place for a short term break.  This Easter join in the Easter extravaganza with games and competitions, live entertainment, Easter bonnet parade and the big bunny bounce!  Find out more:

Farmer Palmers Farm Park, Poole, Dorset

If you are looking for a great fun-filled day out you can’t go wrong with Farmer Palmers! It is packed with brilliant attractions and adorable animals. Kids will be spoilt for choice with indoor and outdoor play areas, bumpy tractor trailer rides plus plenty of cuddles with cute animals. There is a live cow-milking demonstration for the little ones to learn all about where milk comes from and everyone will love the daily bottle feeding of the lambs and goats where anyone can have a go! Don’t miss the chance to cheer on the piggies in the pig races. There are bouncy castles and a Maize Maze (open July to October) to get lost in or take a quiet stroll on a beautiful woodland walk. With fantastic party rooms this is a great place to celebrate a birthday too!  Join in the Easter fun with daily Easter egg hunts from Good Friday to Easter Monday 🙂 Find out more here: 

Paultons Park- Home of Peppa Pig World! Romsey, Hampshire

 

Paultons Park- Home of Peppa Pig World! | Easter Days out for Under 5's

Paultons Park is a wonderfully fun day out for children under 5! Peppa Pig world is the perfect place for the little ones to ride on the slower paced rides such as Grandpa’s little train, George’s Dinosaur adventure, Miss Rabbit’s helicopter ride,  There is also a fantastic indoor soft play area the kids will love and so much more! You can even meet the characters from the popular kids TV show! In the main park there are also great rides and attractions for the younger children such as the ‘caterpillar coaster’ and the classic “Victorian carousel.’  This half term the little ones will love the newly developed zone ‘Little Africa’ discover the amazing birds and animals of the Savanna, including; porcupines, meerkats, lizards and mongoose.  Find out more here: 

Hounslow Urban Farm, London

 Hounslow Urban Farm, London | Easter Days out for Under 5's

This urban farm will appeal to all the family. Spread over 29 acres families can explore paddocks full of a variety of different animals. Enjoy a list of daily events including pig Meet and Greet, Owl Displays or Animal Encounters, where everyone can get up close and personal with farmyard favourites or slightly more exotic residents. Kids can let off steam in the outdoor play area or on the bouncy castle.  This Easter join in the fun at the baby boom Easter Holidays event- there will be some super-cute baby animals to cuddle up to including baby bunnies, goats, calves, piglets and adorable lamb chicks!  You can also meet the one and only Spiderman on 5th and 13th April! 🙂  Book through Picniq and save 33% 

Thomas Land at Drayton Manor, Tamworth

Thomas Land at Drayton Manor, Tamworth | Easter Days out for Under 5's

For a fantastic family day for under 5’s bring the family along to Drayton Manor! there really is something for everyone! There are indoor and outdoor play areas, a fun Dino Trail to follow and even a zoo with over 100 animals to see from all over the world. A visit to Thomas Land is a must as it’s packed with great rides and attractions for little ones. They can meet Cranky the Crane, Bertie Bus and Thomas himself of course! Hop aboard a fun train for a lovely journey that will take you all around the park or have a go on The Troublesome Trucks Roller Coaster. They offer amazing stay and play packages and even have their own camping and caravan site too if you fancy visiting for more than a day. Find out more:

CBeebies Land- Alton Towers, Stoke-On-Trent

CBeebies Land- Alton Towers, Stoke-On-Trent | Easter Days out for Under 5's

Alton Towers is not just about the big roller coasters!  Younger visitors will love Twirling Toadstool, Wobble World and Frog Hopper! There are Haunted Houses, live shows, and a 4D cinema! Visit the brand new CBeebies Land where the kids can help Postman Pat deliver his parcels, visit In The Night Garden, ride the Octonauts roller coaster, have your picture taken with Mike the Knight and much more!  Find out more:

Weymouth Sealife Centre, Dorset

Weymouth Sealife Centre, Dorset | Easter Days out for Under 5's

Enter a 7 acre world of underwater adventure with creatures who live on or in the sea. There are more than 1,000 amazing marine creatures from the ever-popular penguins, seals, otters, sharks and crocodiles to the spectacular Ocean Tunnel showcasing endangered green sea turtles. The Park also offers the opportunity for children over 8 and adults who wish to take part in the ‘Shark Trainer Experience.’ The day consists of a shark feed, penguin feed and turtle feed as well as assisting with general tasks that the animal care teams carry out such as temperature checks and water tests. Scale the 53m observation tower. Where you can enjoy amazing 360º views of the Weymouth Bay, Portland and the Jurassic Coast. This Easter join the Octonaughts shark mission from March 30th- April 15th! Find out more here:

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Bedfordshire

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Bedfordshire | Easter Days out for Under 5's

Whipsnade Zoo is home to more than 2,500 fantastic animals! Covering 600 acres a fun family day out is a guarantee! See some wonderful exotic creatures, including elephants, tigers, bears, giraffes, fascinating reptiles and so many more. There are daily feeds, talk and animal shows as well as a fun Adventure Indoor play area for the kids to go wild in!  This Easter holidays ZSL welcomes everyone to discover the incredible world of animal superheroes and their powers, kids can enjoy a superpowers trail and enjoy superhero games and fancy dress! Save 20% when you book through Picniq 

Flip Out Trampoline Parks

Flip Out Trampoline Parks | Easter Days out for Under 5's

The perfect all- weather attraction this Easter Holidays- Flip Out trampoline parks located in London and Basingstoke both offer bouncing fun for all the family.  With wall to wall trampolines, climbing walls, stunt boxes and ball games for the little one’s to enjoy.  A great activity for the little ones to burn off some energy and for Mum’s and Dad’s to keep fit and active too! Book through Picniq and save up to 50%

Tyntesfield, Somerset,

Tyntesfield, Somerset | Easter Days out for Under 5's

This historic house was once home to the Gibbs family and is worth exploring to see Gothic Carvings and a lovely estate including flower filled terraces and a kitchen garden. Explore over 540 acres of beautiful parkland and woodland and keep an eye out for interesting wildlife.  This Easter Holidays kids will love taking part in the “Goldilocks and the three bears event” where they will be holding storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by the classic fairy tale.  Find out more here:

Do you know any more Easter days out for under 5’s? We’d really love to know! Someone else might love it, and really want to give them a go! If you’ve got ideas, suggestions or reviews, you can shout all about it on whatever channel you choose!

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