Priya Ghatol from Rayna Tours has put together this post for us on the top family-friendly places to travel in Asia.
Asia, the largest continent on earth is home to varied culture and attractions. Be it mesmerising beaches, gorgeous landscapes or lively modern cities, Asia has it all. If you are travelling with your family, Asian countries are the place to be.
Here is the list of best places to visit in Asia with your family:
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Among places to travel in Asia, Singapore is one of the favourite destinations of travellers. Efficient transportation, cleanliness, many attractions and myriad places to dine makes Singapore a favourite destination. Just stroll along the sands of Sentosa Park, or make trips to Pulau Ubin island you will never get bored of Singapore.
Click lots of pics of your family with the Merlion statue in Merlion Park. Singapore is also home to varied culture which you can admire while you are at Shri Mariamman Temple, The Buddha tooth relic temple and Masjid Sultan. Also, attractions such as the Botanical gardens, the southern ridges, super trees at Gardens by the bay will kindle the curiosity of your children.
The amazing night safari will keep your kids’ curious minds engaged with viewing nocturnal animals. Last but not least, when you come to Sentosa island, there are loads of attractions for the complete family adventure. You can enjoy movie based shows and rides at Universal Studios. You can also soak up the mesmerising views from the Tiger Sky Tower. If your kids love adrenaline, then they can try their hands on Megazip Adventure Park.
Once a sleepy port town, Dubai is now a land of glamour, glitz and unlimited fun. This family holiday destination in Asia has something for everyone irrespective of their age. Thanks to Dubai tourism, getting Dubai visit visa online is easier than ever. From pristine white sand beaches to never-ending deserts Dubai has it all. The land of opposites, Dubai never ceases to surprise you. Have a look at the world’s tallest building the Burj Khalifa. The observation deck of this building allows you to soak in the view of entire Dubai leaving you in awe.
Visit the various souks in Dubai for a different type of shopping experience. Go to Dubai mall and visit the world’s largest aquarium and underwater zoo. With a collection of more than 30,000 marine animals, your family will be able to enjoy the sight of sharks, rays, crocodiles, piranhas and many more. The fine dining options in Dubai mall will spoil you for choices. This family destination will keep you wanting for more.
Not as famous as Dubai and Singapore but Japan – the land of the rising sun has many attractions for a complete family holiday. From traditional abodes to western style hotels you will find all kinds of accommodations in Japan. As for attractions, there are theme parks in Japan with something for everyone. Let your kids enjoy a range of acts at Kidzania. Visit the Ueno Zoo where your kids can watch some exotic animals Kindle the architect in you in Legoland or visit Hanayashiki, the oldest amusement park in Japan.
You can also spend some outdoor time with your family in Komodo no Mori park or paddle your way at Inokashira park. And if you want to know more about Japanese culture visit the Tokyo National Museum.
With loads of places to eat and drink, Hong Kong one of Asia’s supercities has something for everyone. Head to the Hong Kong Disneyland for a day of absolute enjoyment. Walk with your beloved characters or enjoy the firework show over the sleeping beauty castle. Head to the ocean park and enjoy a combination of rides and shows with your family. The large aquarium and aquatic animals will kindle the minds of your curious kids. Don’t forget to take amazing pics with your family at the Trick Eye museum and 3D Repulse Bay Visual Art museum.
Also, hong kong is known for its bold and delicious cuisine. This culinary capital offers you everything from dim sums to roasted goose which will tingle your taste buds and leave you completely satisfied.
One of the world’s most visited destinations Bali is Indonesia’s most popular islands. With umpteen choices for sight-seeing, you will never run out of options. Soak in and relax in the sunshine while your kids splash in the sea. The wide variety of restaurants serve delicious international cuisine. Visit the beautiful temple of Pura Tanah Lot which is surrounded by blue waters and is located in a beautiful islet.
If you love trekking, then Mount Batur is the place you must trek to. Surrounded by beautiful mountains covered by misty clouds this trek will leave you rejuvenated. There is also a wonderful waterpark Waterbom Bali which has many water slides for people of all ages.
This capital city of UAE is known throughout the world for its oil exports and commerce that is reflected by ultra-modern towers and mega shopping centres. Modern cultural and forward thinking this city has some of the most beautiful buildings. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is one of the world’s largest mosque that holds the world record for the biggest chandelier and biggest carpet which are hand-made. The chandelier is made using gold and Swarovski crystals. His traditional hub also hosts Ferrari World which has range of rides and attractions for visitors of all ages. With top-notch restaurants and eateries, you will never run out of options to satiate your hunger pangs. You can also enjoy desert safaris, and desert camps with many operators providing these services.
When it comes to your family, there are no compromises. The destination needs to be ideal for your kids, your parents, and for you looking for a much-deserved break from a routine lifestyle. Asia is one continent that something for every kind of traveller. We hope this list helps you chose your next travel destination and you enjoy your next family trip with your family.
Thanks very much Priya, Rayna Tours