Sometimes it can seem like it is hard to please your teenage children. From destinations off the beaten path to more popular tourist destinations, here are 6 destinations that even the most jaded teenagers will love.
India is a great destination for holiday with teenagers because there are so many different things to do and see. Take a tour of India’s Golden Triangle. This will allow you to travel between Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. Delhi is your first stop and you can visit spectacular architecture such as the Red Fort, India Gate and the Lotus Temple. You can travel from Delhi to Agra to visit the iconic Taj Mahal. You can visit Jaipur where you can see the wonders of the “pink city” like temples and fortified buildings. After exploring the Golden Triangle you can explore Katra in Jammu.
Corfu is an Island in Greece that has rugged mountains and spectacular beaches. Sidari is a great location to visit as it has stunning beaches, water parks, and you can indulge in trekking along cliffs and go snorkeling in the crystal clear water. Spend a day at Palaiokastritsa where you can go enjoy fabulous caving. Be sure to visit Achilleion and the Museum of Asian Art of Corfu. Around Corfu, there are lots of villas with plenty of space which will allow your teenagers to have some space to relax on their own for a while and give them a bit of independence.
Costa Rica is a Central American country with a rugged landscape, rainforests and stunning coastlines. You can indulge in activities such as surfing, golfing, golfing, trekking and zip lining in the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. You can visit the Tortuguero National Park to have a close encounter with the turtles in their natural habitat. The Arenal Volcano in the province of Alajuela is a great location for canyoning, rafting and hot springs. You can trek at the Poás Volcano to watch the stunning views of the volcanic Crater Lake. The Playa Conchal is a lovely beach to bask in the sun or snorkel.
Namibia is in southwest Africa and is known for its significant cheetah population and the Namib Desert that goes along the Atlantic Ocean. Going on a luxury holiday to Namibia will allow you to enjoy watching the wildlife whilst relaxing in five-star comfort. Don’t settle for a budget holiday or your children might be uncomfortable and spend the whole time complaining! The Etosha National Park is a great location to see game such as lions, cheetahs, rhinos and elephants. Be sure to go on safari in Sossusvlei where you can also try sandboarding.
Croatia is in Eastern Europe and it has a long coastline on the Adriatic Sea as well as one thousand islands to explore. The country is known for its gothic and renaissance architecture, stunning lakes and spectacular beaches. Be sure to go trekking and have a picnic at Plitvice Lakes National Park which has alpine forests, dramatic waterfalls, and caves. You can visit Hvar and visit the 13th century hilltop fortress and see the view of the stunning port and the surrounding city.
Spain is a great location for a holiday with teenagers and there are many places that they will love. Head to Barcelona where you can visit Sagrada Família and view the spectacular work of renowned architect Antoni Gaudi. The Magic Fountain of Montjuïc offers spectacular water, light and music shows. Take a break at Costa Blanca to indulge in trekking, golf or bask in the sun around its stunning beaches.