The Inside Scoop On Touring With Your Family

Did you know that over the recent years family touring has become immensely popular? The demand has grown so much that the tour companies have pulled out all of the stops in order to craft tours that cater specifically to family travel. With summer vacation just around the corner, family travel planning can be somewhat of a hassle to coordinate activities for every member of the family. Why not let the experts of amazing vacation experiences do all of the planning, coordinating, and activity arrangements for you? Many popular tour companies have done just that while keeping your family in mind. They understand that both children and adults need a good balance of fun activities as well as some down time for relaxation while they are on vacation.

Here are a few examples of what to expect from some incredible family tour packages.

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Staff Adventures: Touring America’s Canyonlands with Tauck

Last year one of our brilliant agents here at AffordableTours.com went on a trip with Tauck to explore America’s terrains. He came back with an amazing recount of his adventures. Read below to see how his trip went!

 

Touring America’s Canyonlands with Tauck
Written by Robert Blair, AffordableTours.com Travel Consultant

If you’ve ever wanted to travel to see wondrous landmarks just outside your back door, consider a journey into America’s Canyonlands with Tauck. With lavish accommodations and dining experiences in Phoenix and Las Vegas, plus incredible, iconic natural wonders, this escorted tour is an excellent introduction to the best of the U.S. Southwest.

Our first stop on our 8-day itinerary was Sedona, Arizona, known for its scenic red rock vistas and rich history. This beautiful area has long been an inspiration for artists; we enjoyed its great shopping and restaurants. We ended our first full day of touring at the majestic Grand Canyon. From the top of the North Rim, I enjoyed watching the sun set and seeing the layers of rock change colors before my eyes.

After breakfast overlooking the rim the next morning, our tour group learned how millions of years of weather events created the magical scenery. We boarded our motorcoach to head north through sacred Navajo Indian territory, where our guide explained many Navajo traditions and cultures. By this point, I had taken over 300 photographs! I was able to immediately share my photos online thanks to complimentary wi-fi on our motorcoach.

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Learn About Cruise Family Programs

With summer just around the corner, you’re probably gearing up for some fun-in-the-sun activities. Why not take the whole family on a cruise and get your fill of tons of activities primed for just about everyone in your family—from the tiniest tot to the older but young-at-heart adult!

But first, you should get to know the various cruise lines and their own specially crafted family fun guaranteed activities aboard ship. Here are four major cruise lines with top-notch family programs: Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Disney Cruise Lines, and Carnival Cruise Lines.

Visit AffordableTours.com’s Cruising Family Fun page to learn more: http://www.affordabletours.com/event/21/?src=fp318

 

Video: Uniworld’s Timeless Wonders of Vietnam, Cambodia & the Mekong

If you’ve always wanted to experience the local customs and cultures of the eastern world, you can’t miss out on Uniworld’s new Timeless Wonders of Vietnam, Cambodia & the Mekong. Watch this introductory video and see all of the highlights and intimate cultural experiences to enjoy on this one-of-a-kind itinerary.

 

Valentine’s Day Week Long Specials

Forget the flowers and chocolates this year. We’ve got deals to make your Valentine feel incredibly special when you give the gift that tops it all—the gift of travel! Hurry and see our great specials running this Valentine week only! Special sale prices are for Cruises and River Cruises. Don’t forget to check out our hand-picked faves—AffordableTours.com Top 10 Romantic Tour Destinations. See Specials