Our top three family activity holidays for kids (and grown ups) who love water sports

So you’ve decided that you want a family holiday that includes lots of fun activities (great choice!). Your kids love being in the water and you’re in search of a family holiday that offers you all the chance to experience a great selection of water sports.

To help you with your quest, we’ve selected our top three family adventure holidays for water sport lovers.

1.       Mediterranean Adventure, Costa Brava, Spain

d8791ab1-f7fe-4ac9-87db-ad0c625970e2Where better to enjoy a range of water sports than the warm blue Mediterranean sea? Located between Tossa de Mar and Lloret de Mar (and just 35 minutes from Barcelona Girona airport), our Mediterranean Adventure is within walking distance of a beautiful sheltered bay. Here you will enjoy banana boating, stand up paddleboarding, kayaking and snorkeling. There’s also the option to add on pico-sailing and diving, so plenty of great water activities on offer here! The water action doesn’t stop here, this holiday also includes a day at Waterworld, the largest water park in Europe. Here there are enough slides and pools to keep you entertained and smiling all day. As well as offering an action-packed programme, this is also a very sociable holiday with lots of other like-minded British families joining in and many leave with life-long friends. With a large swimming pool at the complex, there’s also time to enjoy a leisurely swim and relax.

Fly-drive price (6 nights in the summer holidays): £548 per child and £625 per adult (including full board cabin accommodation, activity programme and entry to Waterworld. Plus drinks with meals).

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2.      Dordogne Adventure, France

8f032903-5703-4f6b-a2c9-a934a4bb22e3If lake water sports are more your thing then our Dordogne Family Adventure holiday in this picturesque region of France is a great choice. Here the activity programme includes Kayaking, Sailing, Canoeing and Stand up Paddle Boarding on Sèchemailles lake, just 10 minutes from where you’ll be staying. You’ll also enjoy an exciting day enjoying a canoe challenge and gorge scrambling in the Millevaches National Park, recently named an area of outstanding natural beauty. Along with a huge selection of water sports, you’ll also get to try a range of other activities here including the chance to explore the Chateau du Val high ropes course in the trees, forest cycling, target sports, climbing and fencing. You’ll be accommodated in an ensuite family room within the Club Correze complex, with an exclusive area dedicated to Acorn families. Meals are served in the dining room and wine and drinks are included with meals. This is the ideal holiday for families wanting plenty of time on the water as well as a great mix of other exciting activities in a beautiful part of France. Just 8 hours from Calais, it’s also a great option for families keen to drive themselves and perhaps explore other parts of France.

Self-drive price (6 nights in the summer holidays): £383 per child and £416 per adult. Includes full board accommodation and activity programme. Coach holiday options available from £526pp. 

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3.       Two Centre Adventure (France & Italy)

0bd30ec1-1d3d-48cf-8eea-f007734f21f9If you’re looking for a two week adventure with transport included and packed full of water sports, then look no further than our hugely popular two centre adventure holiday which starts in the Gran Paradiso National Park in Italy and finishes in the picture postcard Ardeche region in the South of France. Our Italy activity programme offers a brilliant water sports programme including a day of white water rafting on the Dora Baltea River (located next to our centre) and a selection of lake water sports including stand up paddleboarding, raft building and kayaking. You’ll also enjoy a fantastic morning gorge scrambling up in the alps, with magnificent mountain views. Along with water sports, you’ll also enjoy rock climbing, abseiling, high ropes (in the trees) and enjoy a wonderful hill walk to really make the most of the views in this magnificent area of the world. You’ll then transfer to our centre in the Ardeche, South of France (about a six hour transfer) where there will be time to relax in the swimming pool before the rest of your holiday begins. The highlight of our family activity programme in the Ardeche is the two day canoe journey down the Ardeche River, guided by our expert river team. You’ll also enjoy a range of other activities here including climbing, high ropes, target sports and more as well as time to relax and explore the French markets and local towns. Our centre is ideally located within walking distance of the pretty town of Ruoms and is on the banks of two rivers, giving access to a beach area and the onsite swimming pool offers space to relax and unwind in free time. This action-packed adventure will be shared with other like-minded families and is a really enjoyable, sociable holiday. 

Coach holiday price for 14 nights (in the summer holidays) is £834 per child and £889 per adult. Includes full board accommodation, executive coach & ferry travel and all activities.

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