Days Out Ideas

Top Family Attractions off the Beaten Path

Written by Yeyen

The London Bridge Experience-52percent

For a day out with a difference that’s really very cool
Look no further than this blog… it really has it all!
From caverns to toboggans, or lemurs or a cruise,
For adventurous families there’s nothing here to loose!

New Forest Water Park, Hampshire

With activities such as kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding and wake-boarding, as well as inflatable banana and tyre rides, this amazing water park is perfect for family’s after an active day out in the beautiful New Forest! Find out more.

Nature in Your Garden, Botanic Garden, Oxfordshire

31st May

Come and explore these amazing gardens, which are packed with nature! Families can find out all about how to look after plants and wildlife, as well as take part in lots of different craft activities on a drop in basis! Find out more.

Ackers Adventure, Sparkbrook, Birmingham

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For an action-packed and fun-filled day out, head down to Ackers Adventure, which offers an array of activities. Children over the age of 3 can go tobogganing and anyone over the age of 5 can choose between Skiing, Climbing, Canoeing, Kayaking, Jungle Challenge, Archery and Bushcraft, among many more! Find out more.

Enchanted Fairy Forest, Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife and Falconry Centre, Sheffield

24th May – 4th June

Half-term magic awaits all the family where everyone can explore cute pixie dwellings and fairy hideaways with the help of Fairy Guides! See daily bird of prey displays and have fun meeting the lemurs and meerkats. Find out more.

Quad Treks, Aviemore, Scotland

Go on an exciting quad trek in the heart of the magnificent Cairngorms National Park. Explore the stunning mountain and moorland scenery of the Scottish Highlands by learning to manoeuvre these fast quad bikes along the tracks. Find out more.

Up at the 02, London

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Take in a stunning view of London from 52m above the ground when you enjoy this exhilarating guided expedition over the roof of The O2! This is a thrilling 90 minute experience over the 380m long O2 walkway, which, at it’s steepest point, has a 28° incline on the way up and 30° on the way back down! BOOK HERE.

Cheddar Gorge, Somerset

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At Cheddar Gorge explore stunning stalactite caverns and see the dramatic cliffs which rise 450ft above the ground. There are two very different caves to explore, a museum, cliff top walk, open top bus tour and lookout tower! Gough’s Cave is Britain’s largest stalactite cavern. BOOK HERE.

Thames River Services, London

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What better way to explore London than with a relaxing return Thames River cruise? Take the family on a cruise from Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier and back. The River Thames has a long and interesting history to be explored, as do all the fantastic landmarks along the way! BOOK HERE.

Go Ape, Various Locations

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What could be more off of the beaten track than actually swinging, zipping, balancing and jumping above it through vthe trees? Younger adventurers will love Tree Top Junior, a lower and easier version. BOOK HERE.

Absolute Adventure, Ystradgynlais, Wales

Set in the stunning scenery of the Brecon Beacons, this amazing adventure park offers canoeing, rock climbing and abseiling, gorge walking, hill walking and mountaineering, caving and lots more. Perfect for mini (and big!) adrenaline junkies! Find out more.

Breacon Mountain Railway, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales

Take a trip from Pant and travel in one of the all weather observation carriages behind a majestic steam locomotive, into the Brecon Beacons National Park to see the stunning views of the peaks and reservoir! Find out more.

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