The Adventure Company offers over 250 activity holidays to many destinations spanning every continent. We have many perfect destinations for your adventure travel, whatever your needs
Featured private group holidays
Fancy one of our fantastic adventures but only want to travel with people you know? Do it your way as a private group. We make private group trips for everyone, from big families to scouts and cadets.
- Activity Holidays – all action adventure
- Cultural Tours – lost cities & local life
- Wildlife Holidays – global wildlife encounters
- Trekking Holidays – peaks & summits
- Hands On Trips – conservation & your help
- Collection Trips – added comfort & style
- Astronomy Tours – eclipses & stargazing
- Expedition Cruises – polar experiences
- Photographic Holidays - photos for families
- Charity Holidays - do something amazing
- School Trips - exciting school trips abroad
- Northern Lights Tours - aurora borealis
- Private Groups - Create your own group
Feature adventure holidays
We’ve developed a range of dedicated solo holidays & solo travel packages; exclusively for people booking on their own. Around 40% of all our passengers are solo travellers.
- Single Parent Holidays
- Teenage Holidays
- Family Adventures
- Young Family Adventures
- Frequently asked questions
- Family Holiday Calendar
- February Half Term Holidays
- Easter Holidays
- Spring Half Term
- Summer Holidays
- About Family holidays
- Find your perfect family adventure
- Why take your family with us
- October Half Term Holidays
- Christmas Family Holidays
Finding your Perfect Family Adventure
Booking a family trip is exciting, but with so much to consider it can be daunting too. We want to make sure you pick a trip which suits both you and your children's interests and abilities, so take a minute to read our quick guide.
Decide where to go when
Decide the Adventure level & typeNow you've chosen your destination, choose the type of adventure you want to go on. We've graded each trip according to the level of adventure, culture and wildlife in the itinerary.
Use our age guides
Most children on our trips are aged between eight and 13 and the minimum age is highlighted on each trip page. We also offer dedicated teenage trips & departures (12+) and trips for younger children, aged two to five. Our Travel Consultants can confirm the ages of other children already booked on trips and find departures with similar child ages to your family. Every child and family is different so we suggest you use the adventure grades to help you decide if a trip is right for your children.
Speak to an expert
Our expert and friendly Travel Consultants are happy to assist you in any way they can and they have firsthand experience of many of our trips
If you have questions about a trip or want suggestions about where to go, and what's best for your family, our Travel Consultants are on hand to help.
Call us on 0845 450 5316.
Under each trip on the website you will find the Trip Notes. They include a full day-to-day itinerary, packing lists, visa and vaccination requirements and country details, such as currency accepted, tipping practice and key phrases. You can also ask a Travel Consultant to email or post the Trip Notes to you.
Book your trip in advance
It is important to remember that flights during school holidays sell quickly and the prices increase as seats are filled. To help get the lowest flight cost we recommend booking early, three to six months in advance. And if you do book six months prior to your date of departure we will give you 5% off.
This represents how active you'll be every day, how many early starts you might have and how different the environment and climate will be.
|Easy||Journey times are short and the itinerary is relaxed with plenty of daily free time. The climate and environment will be pleasant so ideal for all, particularly first time adventurers.|
|Gentle||You'll enjoy activities and experiences most days, but none will be physically challenging. The climate will be steady and accommodation comfortable so suitable for everyone.|
|Moderate||Some days will have early starts. They'll be activities of mixed physicality with some travelling most days. Accommodation is standard, some nights may be isolated locations.|
|Demanding||You'll be on the go with activities and travelling most days. Your surrounding environment will be off the beaten track and some destinations may have a changeable climate.|
|Strenuous||A packed itinerary will mean most days will have early starts. The environment may be rugged, isolated or at altitude for a majority of the trip, so suitable for travellers who adapt quickly.|