Journeys Within Family Adventures
My dad always told me, "do what you know and love!" Well what we now know and love is family travel. Not just have Callie and Couper grown up in Cambodia exploring this amazing region with us, but our tour consultants have all traveled with their kids to the region and we believe in the joy of traveling with your kids and getting to see the world through their eyes.
Don't get me wrong though, while we know the joy, we most definitely know the pain. When a luggage cart fell on Callie's head we got intimate with finding a pediatrician in Hanoi, when Couper just couldn't go on without ice cream we found the best ice cream parlour in Saigon and when the kids threw up their hands in defeat after multiple temple visits and history lessons we discovered the amazing Koh Phi Phi Island Resort with a water slide in the pool and all was forgiven.
We know kids and we know family travel and whether it's a special mother-daughter trip, or a multigenerational Christmas bonanza we can plan it for you and make it the trip of a lifetime for everyone!
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Classic Family Thailand
When I think of family friendly travel the first destination I think of is Thailand! A culture with a focus on their families, the Thai welcome traveling families with open arms. Known as the land of smiles, this beautiful family friendly country offers culture, diversity, history and some of the best beaches in the world. In this 14 day tour your family will experience the highlights, have a blast at Dream World Theme Park, and relax at the southern beaches.
Classic Family Cambodia
You can head out and explore all the different countries and culture Southeast Asia has to offer, or you can spend your time getting to really know all Cambodia has to offer. Cambodia is so much more than just temples, and we often say, you'll love the temples, but you'll fall in love with Cambodia. If you and your family are ready to fall in love with Cambodia, take this tour throughout the highlights of this incredible country. Enjoy the city and shopping in Phnom Penh, discover the wonders of the Angkor temples, and relax on the beaches in the south.
Classic Family Vietnam
Spend two weeks exploring the wonders of Vietnam. You kids will love taking a boat ride in Halong Bay, meeting students their age in Hanoi, playing on the beach and crawling through the Cu Chi Tunnels. You'll be amazed at the history, beauty and culture of this amazing country.
Classic Family Laos
Put down the iPad and start exploring! Kids these days have seen it all as we help you do it all. Kayak, explore, caves, swim in waterfalls and ride on elephants – this is a family trip that no one will forget!
First Time Asia for Families
This tour is designed for first time Asia goers, but more specifically for a family traveling to Asia for the first time. Through experience we've determined how people imagine Asia and the kind of trip they enjoy on their first visit. As a group of family travelers, we've also determined a great daily pace for families traveling with children, and tours that are family friendly. By minimizing flights, maximizing day tours, and planning in time for naps or time to let the kids run around and get their wiggles out, you'll see this tour may be just the right fit for your family's first Asia adventure. Fly into Bangkok and spend some time getting to know this amazing city before heading for the hills. Chiang Mai is the epitome of Thailand, a bustling city surrounded by beautiful countryside and interesting hill tribes. From Chiang Mai you'll head to Cambodia, a poor, but fascinating country full of culture and amazing temples. See the famous Angkor Wat and other surrounding temples while staying in the lovely Journeys Within Boutique Hotel. After seeing the temples and enjoying Cambodian culture head back to Thailand and the island of Phuket. Enjoy seafood on the beach, relax in the pool, and go snorkeling, diving or canoeing in the beautiful Andaman Sea.
Family Adventure Thailand
Break out of the norm and explore more of Thailand in this three week Family Thailand Adventure. Go beyond just Bangkok - by staying in a floating hotel on the River Kwai. Go beyond Chiang Mai, by exploring remote villages in Northern Thailand. And go beyond the normal beach relaxation, by zip-lining through the jungle in Khao Sok National Park! This adventure is perfect for the family that is active and ready to get off the beaten path.
Epic Family Journey
Many people talk about taking the adventure of a lifetime with their family, and this is the tour for those who want to make it happen! This tour was designed for families with children old enough to go out, have fun and explore. Bike, quad and trek your way through Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia together, experiencing the Southeast Asia cultures first hand by getting out of the normal tourist spots and into the homes of locals, and out into nature. This is a family journey that will keep everyone entertained and will have your family talking for years to come.
At Journeys Within we feel that the best way to experience a country is to make an investment in the community you are visiting. In this spirit we have created this Family Fun: Giving Back Adventure. This tour visit JWOC project as well as other projects we feel need out help and deserve it, because of the good they are doing. For your family, this tour is a way to do more than just visit Cambodia, it's a way to give back and become a part of a better future for this country and to show your kids the amazing rewards of helping others. For us travel is about seeing the highlights and experiencing the culture, but also about making the world a better place. Visiting a World Heritage site one day, and changing someone's life the next, it relax doesn't get any better than that.