Our Top Family Vacation Ideas for 2020

What do the best family vacation ideas of 2020 include? Plenty of culturally-immersive, experiential travel. Opportunities for kid-friendly, adrenaline-packed activities. And sustainable practices that give back to local communities. Check out 2020’s family adventure hotspots and learn more about family-friendly itineraries to visit each.

6 Top Ideas for Midwinter and Spring Break Family Vacations

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Now’s the time to plan your midwinter and spring break family vacations. From the exhilaration of whale watching in Baja, Mexico, to the stunning beauty and monumental history of Peru’s Sacred Valley, here are 6 family-friendly vacation ideas you won’t want to miss.

What to Do in Peru on a Family Vacation

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Peru represents a land of breathtaking beauty and diversity and features some of the most impressive archaeological ruins in the world. From Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo, the Maras Salt Mines to Lake Titicaca, there are countless must-see highlights. Not sure where to start when it comes to what to do in Peru? Check out these kid-friendly destinations that showcase the diverse geography of this amazing, ancient land.

Peru with Kids: The Ultimate Family Travel Guide

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In the 16th century, Spanish conquistadors scoured Peru in the search for El Dorado, a land of incomparable wealth. Today, Peru remains a land rich in cultural heritage, colorful history, and vibrant folkloric traditions. Ready to learn more about traveling to Peru with kids? Read on for our ultimate family travel guide.

Travel with a Learning Curve: Educational Travel Adventures Your Family Will Love

From cooking classes to standup paddleboarding, there are countless ways to enjoy educational travel adventures. Read on to learn about some of the educational trip options that we offer and to find out which ones are right for you and your family.

Beyond Machu Picchu: 5 Awe-Inspiring Places to Visit in Peru

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Just as there’s more to France than the Eiffel Tour, Machu Picchu’s just the beginning when it comes to what to do in Peru. Beyond this ancient monument’s polished, dry-stone walls and classical Inca-style architecture lies a whole world of Peruvian landscapes and cultures to be explored. Check out these awe-inspiring places to visit in Peru with kids.

Puerto Maldonado: Gateway to the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest

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Visiting the Peruvian Amazon rainforest may not be the first thing that comes to mind when visiting the Land of the Incas. Yet, Peru also boasts lush, verdant jungles. The city of Puerto Maldonado represents one of the main gateways to Peru’s splendid tropical jungles where an unforgettable family adventure awaits you.

Experiential Family Travel in Peru: A Day in the Quechua Village of Huilloc

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Experiential family travel is the act of immersive, present, and meaningful interaction with a country’s traditions, values, and culture. This usually means stepping out of your comfort zone and into the shoes of someone much, much different from you. We recently had the opportunity to do just that when we visited the indigenous village of Huilloc, located in Peru’s Sacred Valley of the Inca thanks to Our Whole Village. Find out more about our life-changing journey.

Chow Down: Delicious Peruvian Food for Kids

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From Aji de Gallina to Salchipapas, there’s no end to yummy Peruvian food for kids. What’s more, the Peruvian reliance on local vegetables and fruits translates into nutritious dishes sure to satisfy without causing a sugar rush. Here’s our rundown of the best Peruvian food for kids based on countless family adventures to the Land of the Incas.