If you’re a parent trying to decide on the best vacation spot in Asia. We get you. The best way to ensure that you will have a stress-free vacation when kids are along is to make sure to keep they’re imaginations are stimulated as much as you possibly can. And luckily, kid friendly travel destinations in Asia are not hard to find.
Below are seven locations in Asia which are sure to thrill both parents and kids alike.
Children’s Grand Park, Seoul, South Korea
First on our list will be the Children’s Grand Park which was completely built and designed with kids in mind. This terrific vacation spot was created on the Korean holiday “Children’s Day” back in 1973.
This fun-for-all stop in your trip features a parrot village, marine animal house with seals and polar bears, and iLand section where thrilling rides are found. And a place for awesome water shows known as the Musical Fountain.
Khmer Temple Elephant Rides, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Children often show looks of thrilled surprise at the sight of an elephant. When they get the chance to ride one, it is a memory that they will never forget. And will never stop talking about for the rest of the trip. You can do just that on a trip to Siem Reap.
The views of the ancient ruins of Angkor Wat and the hilltop temple of Phnom Bakheng. All from the top of on an elephant’s back, is an absolutely amazing experience.
This attraction is so amazing that it was featured on the Cambodia episode of “One Thousand Places to See Before You Die”. Thousands of tourists visit yearly to get a glimpse of the spectacular view.
Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Singapore
A beautifully serene sanctuary located in the Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve is very known for its rich sightings of birds. Especially during the migratory season which is between the months of September and March.
Kids will be thrilled at the many different and beautiful birds going around; plovers, egrets, and sandpipers. Otters and monitor lizards will also be around. For a fun “show and tell” walk instead of going with a car.
There are many walking trails as well as free guided tours which are available during the weekends.
Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
For a view of the tallest twin towns on the globe, make a trip to see the Petronas Towers of KL. This famous Malaysian landmark is a terrific place to bring the family.
There are eighty-eight floors on these towers, with a Sky Bridge which join them on the forty-first and forty-second floors. A bird’s eye view of the KL is also available.
The Aquaria KLCC is another great place that’s right next door. A sixty thousand square foot tank which holds thousands of aquatic animals. The Petrosains (or Petroleum Discovery Centre) is yet another place that’s right by the towers and offers a lot of mental stimulation kids.
Koh Lanta Beaches, Thailand
If you would love to take advantage of the crystal clear waters of the Koh Lanta beaches, then a trip to the west coast of Thailand is a must.
Mom can feel free to lay out and get her tan while taking in lovely views of the coastline while kids can play in the safe waves and shallow waters.
The serenity and secluded feel of the island creates a very intimate setting for those who refer privacy and peace. There are also days in which snorkeling, diving, and kayaking will be available.
Sapa Village, Vietnam
Tucked away in the majestic mountains of northern Vietnam is the Sapa Village. It was once a French colonial sanctuary which has become a great place to take kids when you just want to get away.
The cooler weather and rolling hills are sure to take your breath away. Take advantage of this chance to interact with and observe the many traditions and cultures of the ethnic minorities who reside in the Sapa village.
Don’t miss the opportunity to walk through the rice terraces and try the local cuisine!
Hong Kong Disneyland
By far, one of the most kid friendly travel destinations Asia (or any other place) is Disneyland. A trip to the Hong Kong Disneyland will offer your family many unforgettable moments.
Aside from the chance to meet Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Sleeping Beauty, and more, the family can enjoy thrilling rides, a parade of floats, and exciting live performances. Kids get to be kids, and adults never have to grow up in this adventurous location.