Summer’s coming up and what better way to spend your holidays than by taking a fun-filled trip to Central America with your family? Going on vacation with your family is a fabulous idea. Not only do you get to experience new cultures and places with them, you also get the time to bond and create everlasting memories with the people you love the most. However, planning a holiday can be extremely stressful especially if you’re traveling to another continent. That’s where a packaged family vacation comes into play. Not only will you be stress-free but you’ll also notice that packaged vacations leave you much more space to simply enjoy your time. When you add up all the bonuses and special treats you get in the comfort of a packaged vacation, sometimes you’ll find that a packaged vacation goes a long way into saving your money. Without further ado, here are four Central American dreams, starting with your Costa Rica adventure family vacation that you and your family will love! [Photo credit: Costa Rica Beach]
1. Costa Rica
Costa Rica is a breath-taking country, complete with tropical rainforests, unreal waterfalls, thundering volcanoes and blissful waterfalls. It’s is known for its incredible array of flora and fauna so obviously your first stop should be Manuel Antonio, one of the country’s most incredible national parks. Trekking here is considered divine yet exhausting, even for the most enthusiastic trekkers. The size of this national park can be quite daunting but its beauty makes the journey worth it. Who knows, you might even catch a glimpse of the dolphins that inhabit the local water bodies! But make sure you carry along a pair of binoculars because you do not want to miss anything!
2. El Salvador
El Salvador is an adventure freaks dream come true! With everything from snorkeling to kayaking, you’re guaranteed to have the time of your life. Lake Ilopango is your ideal destination to explore El Salvador’s abundant aquatic life. While you’ll be able to scuba dive here as well as snorkel, the adjacent beach is a wonderful place to let your kids play and enjoy themselves! They’ll sure love it.
Tucked away in Central America, Panama is easily the dark horse on this list. The country of Panama boasts of crystalline beaches, innumerable parks and you guessed it, adventure sports! There is endless adventure in Panama City to explore. Boquete, Panama’s number one mountain town is THE place for you to go wild; with everything from river rafting to horseback riding to divine hiking experiences. It’s the perfect place for your Central American family adventure vacation, with entertainment around every corner!
[Photo credit: Boquete, Panama]
If you’re looking for a place with a jaw dropping number of water activities, Belize is definitely where you should spend your family adventure vacation. Belize is known for its local islands that are filled to the brim with water sports. Spending your vacation in Belize will allow you the chance to go bungee jumping, kayaking as well as jet skiing. With everything an adventure freak could every want, why would you want to go anywhere else?
Well, we’ve given you four absolutely gorgeous destinations to spend your Central American family adventure vacation and now, the choice is left to you. Will it be Guatemala, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Panama, Belize or maybe even all four? Because after all, the sky s the limit.
[Photo credit- feature image, Costa Rica]