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DH wants an "Adventure Holiday"........

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BaconAndAvocado Sat 20-Jan-18 09:49:38

In the process of booking our summer holiday.

Initially thinking of a Greek beach holiday, AI.

Now DH is saying that something more active, sporty would be good. Our DCs (9 and 11) are both sporty.

Where would I find an active/sporty holiday? We've done Center Parcs.

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shakemysilliesout Sat 20-Jan-18 09:51:51

Can't he come up with a few ideas if it's his idea?smile what about canoeing or rock climbing? Could do those in some nice beachy hot places

LIZS Sat 20-Jan-18 09:52:21

Mark Warner, Neilson, trip to the Alps with hiking, biking and white water rafting? PGL if you are wanting a group activity.

Sandsnake Sat 20-Jan-18 09:57:26

Alps? Somewhere like Alpe d’Huez has loads of ‘adventure’ stuff in the summer.

bluetrees Sat 20-Jan-18 09:58:43

A lot of winter ski resorts become adventure holiday resorts in the summer.

Twoevils Sat 20-Jan-18 09:58:52

We did a summer holiday in the French alps - Morzine. There was lots going on - chair lifts and gondolas open to get to the mountain tops for hiking, mountain biking, white water rafting, canoeing, horse riding, a tobogganing run. The town had a brilliant outdoor pool with slides. Loads of nice restaurants. Still a bit of the apres ski vibe, without the snow. Also can visit Geneva and Evian etc. Kids absolutely loved it, one of our favourite holidays.

imsorryiasked Sat 20-Jan-18 19:23:48

Stick with Greek beach holiday but go with neilson.

BaconAndAvocado Sat 20-Jan-18 21:50:41

What's Neilson?

I've never heard of it?

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LIZS Sat 20-Jan-18 22:05:18

Tour company like Mark Warner. They have sites in Greece, Turkey, Croatia et al with water sports, kids activities and excursions.

GetTaeBed Sat 20-Jan-18 22:07:50

It is very expensive in the school holidays is what it is grin

mummymeister Sat 20-Jan-18 23:17:04

have a look at ocean elements in vassiliki or club vass and have a sailing and windsurfing holiday. sunsail are pretty good as well. if not pgl have a French trip for families.

rookiemere Sun 21-Jan-18 09:11:07

We are doing Simply Morzine this summer. Looks fab - catered hotel with a pool and activities a plenty ( although at extra cost) . Price - including transfers but not flights - £650 per adult and £525 per child.
Did price up Neilson but was minimum £5000 for the week in summer.

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