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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.

Have close encounters with unique wildlife. Set sail in the iconic harbour of San Francisco. Spot orcas in the clear waters of the San Juan Islands. At a relaxed pace, explore the natural wonders of the United States with local guides.

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

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Whale watching in Monterey Bay

Monterey Bay, United States

Cruise the waters of Monterey Bay with a marine biologist and look out for the stunning marine wildlife like whales and sea otters.

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Charter a flight over Seattle

Seattle, United States

Continue your adventure high in the sky with a charter plane around the Seattle area.

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Tour of Portland's unique culinary scene

Portland, United States

A plethora of diverse and delicious eateries await you on this Portland walking tour.

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Cycling adventure in San Francisco

San Francisco, United States

A guided biking tour around historic San Francisco that takes you past the famous Golden Gate Bridge, and many other must-see spots.

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Wildlife safari tours in Wyoming’s National Parks

Grand Teton National Park, United States

Take a wildlife safari in Yellowstone or Grand Teton National Park, perfect for the photography fanatic.

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Sailing in San Francisco Bay

San Francisco, United States

Take to the water and experience the fresh Pacific breeze in your hair with this guided San Francisco sailing tour.

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See the Grand Canyon from the air

Las Vegas, United States

Enjoy a scenic flight over the Grand Canyon

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A cruise and classic car tour

Newport, United States

Cruise Newport in style by boat and in a classic car

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Family fun on a farm near Portland

Willamette Valley, United States

Learn about modern agriculture on a family-owned farm near Portland

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Historical tour of Boston

Boston, United States

A great adventure through Boston

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"California is my favourite region because of the variety it has to offer: buzzing cities, stunning coastline, beaches, desert and forests and not to mention Yosemite National Park!"

Lisette, Travel specialist

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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.