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Top things to do in the United States for families

Whether your children are 5 or 15, the United States is a perfect destination for a family holiday. We have personally selected extraordinary local experiences for children of all ages. And our focus is on nature conservation and small-scale locally owned companies. A chance to spend quality time together and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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Explore the wilderness of Yosemite National Park. Hike through mystical forests, past striking cliffs and gushing waterfalls. Kayak the waters of Monterey Bay and spot otters, dolphins, and whales as the sun slowly rises. Early birds will be rewarded with magical views during their journey through the United States.

Would you like to know more about active activities that suit your family's interests? Get in touch with our travel specialists to find out about all the possibilities.

5 of our best active activities for families

Paddle silently through the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary and experience the marine wildlife up close. In… read more

Take a surfing lesson from an experienced local surf instructor in Santa Barbara. This charming town has a… read more

This is a unique chance to discover Montana on foot and on horseback with a member of the Blackfeet Tribe as your… read more

Experience the vastness and natural beauty of this park with the safety of your own private guide. Yosemite is the… read more

Cycling is a great way to see all the sites of this fascinating city, famous for its scenic beauty. History is… read more

"Nature in the United States is just stunning - you really just have to get out there under those big skies. I can't wait to go kayaking and hiking in the National Parks again."

Clare, Content writer

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You probably already have ideas for your holiday to the United States and Canada. Nature tours through the Rocky Mountains, spotting orcas near the San Juan Islands, or exploring the streets of San Francisco on the iconic cable car?

For the best local tips and advice, visit one of our online presentations. Meet our travel specialists and have all of your questions answered.