Most families travel independently within the UK, but some organised trips including activity holidays are popular with parents for the way they allow those with kids of various ages to try things they may not be able or confident to do under their own steam.  

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Active Family Adventure in the Lake District

Head to the Lake District for a fun-filled, action-packed family activity holiday, based in the pretty town of Keswick.

Intrepid Family Retreat: Cornwall

Slow down and discover more of the 'real' Cornwall on this family retreat.

Intrepid Family Retreat: Peak District

A few days away in the fresh air and beautiful scenery of the Peak District National Park - fun for all the family.

Cruise the Scottish Islands with St Hilda Sea Adventures

Set sail onboard a choice of ships and explore the West Coast of Scotland, including the Highlands and Islands, for an amazing experience at sea with the kids.

The Esplanade Hotel - Family Surf Breaks

An active family holiday on famous Fistral Beach, based at a child-friendly hotel with family rooms for up to six.