Family holiday bucket list: Top trips to brag about

Once-in-a-lifetime getaways to take with the kids

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Family holiday to Machu Picchu, Peru


Deciding where to go for a family holiday can be difficult, particularly choosing a place that everyone will enjoy. But there are some bucket list destinations that are guaranteed to impress children of all ages as well as the adults, while providing unforgettable memories.

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We've picked some the once-in-a-lifetime family holidays that take in the lots of things that kids are bound to love, from wildlife, adventures and swimming in the sea.

How about a magical trip to Lapland to see the Northern Lights and go husky sledding, or a holiday in Borneo where you can friends with endangered orangutans, for example?

Closer to home, there's fantastic fun to be had in Scotland where you can take a Treasure Island adventure filled with kayaking, dolphin spotting, bike rides and a Harry Potter steam train ride.

Some of the most family-friendly destinations that everyone will love include Sri Lanka, Cuba and Italy.

Our list below also includes a few many places you may never have thought of taking the kids, but which that provide excellent activities and experiences. Browse our family holiday bucket list for once-in-a-lifetime travel ideas...

Family holiday bucket list

Family holiday bucket list