MANY parents are looking for the perfect place to create special memories with their children.
Agoda analyzed booking data based on May departures and found that the favorite destinations of Korean travelers with children were Jeju in South Korea, Okinawa in Japan, Da Nang and Hoi An in Vietnam, Guam, Cebu in the Philippines, and Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia.
South Korea: Jeju
Known for its beach resorts, volcanic landscape of craters, and cave-like lava tubes, Jeju is full of enjoyable activities as well as beautiful nature.
You can enjoy fantastic natural features such as the Jungmun Daepo Columnar Lava Formation and Cheonjeyeon Falls, or participate in a ceramics painting class at the Lee Jung Seob Gallery.
The Teddy Bear Museum and Alive Museum are also good places to take the children.
Okinawa, a Japanese prefecture comprising more than 150 islands in the East China Sea between Taiwan and Japan’s mainland, is famously known as the beautiful “Hawaii of the East”.
At the Churaumi Aquarium, one of the largest in Asia, you can see whale sharks swimming. Children also like to visit the Nago Pineapple Park, where you can tour a pineapple plantation from a train.
Vietnam: Da Nang and Hoi An
Da Nang and Hoi An, Vietnam, are also top destinations for travelers with children.
Da Nang’s most famous landmark, Ba Na Hills National Park, has an amusement park and the world’s second longest cable car ride. You can enjoy a historical experience at Hoi An Old Town, which retains the appearance of a 17th-century trading port.
Famous for its beautiful beaches, the American territory Guam is popular for travelers with children. You can enjoy the beautiful sea at Tomon Beach, Gun Beach or Ritidian Beach.
Alternatively, you and your family can take part in exciting dolphin tours off the coast.
The Philippines: Cebu
Cebu, a province of the Philippines comprising Cebu island and more than 150 smaller surrounding islands and islets, is a perfect destination for travelers with children. It is a treasure trove of unique historical sites and beautiful natural features such as emerald beaches.
The Oslob Whale Shark Watching Tour is everyone’s favorite activity there. Take a glimpse of the culture of Cebu by exploring historic attractions such as Magellan’s Cross.
Malaysia: Kota Kinabalu
Kota Kinabalu in the tropical country of Malaysia is famous for gorgeous natural attractions including the coast, mangrove forests, and fireflies. Especially, the beautiful sunset, which is considered as one of the three greatest sunsets in the world, should not be missed.
Tunku Abdul Rahman Park offers a variety of activities to experience its unique ecosystem.