Questor Insurances top family days out
At Questor Insurance we know it can be hard to plan that perfect half term or summer break. That’s why we have put together an action packed list of attractions and things to do in the UK to help keep the children entertained.
Chessington World of Adventures
Visit Chessington World of Adventures for an adrenalin fuelled day out with plenty to do for the whole family. Originally a zoo Chessington is now home to a number of animals and furry friends including lions, tigers, gorillas, penguins, sea lions and underwater species. During your visit to the zoo and Sea Life centre don’t forget to attend some of the talks and shows for that extra special experience.
While at Chessington World of Adventures Theme Park you will find yourself soaring through the trees on the spooky vampire ride, floating in a bubble tub around the remarkable Bubbleworks and clearing an ancient tomb of an evil curse in Tomb Blaster.
One day not long enough? Book a short break in one of the themed hotel rooms and return the next day for double the fun!
Love chocolate? Why not visit Cadburys World in Birmingham for a choctastic day out. There are 14 zones to explore, ranging from discovering how some of your favourite treats are made to embarking on a 3D chocolate adventure. Throughout half term and the summer holidays there will be a host of children’s entertainers to make your visit extra special. Before leaving don’t forget to visit the worlds largest Cadbury shop for a range of chocolate treats, souvenirs and personalised gifts.
W5 in Belfast features over 250 interactive exhibits, providing an incredible experience and hours of fun. Learn about health, genetics, explore space, create circuits, make and race your own K’nex car and become the animator of your very own cartoon!
It is advised to give yourself a minimum of 2 hours to be able to experience many of the attractions on offer, however we believe you will be staying for longer. Before you leave don’t forget to visit the coffee shop for a costa coffee and snack.
Legoland Windsor Resort
Legoland is the perfect building block for an amazing half term or summer holiday. You will get to search for hidden treasure in the Kingdom of the Pharaohs, watch the pirates of skeleton bay and experience the Nordic themed hedge maze. To find all your favourite attractions download the interactive Legoland mobile app from the AppleStore or Google play.
Don’t forget to visit the BIG shop before you leave to pick up all your Lego souvenirs such as your very own Lego mini figure!
With 14 locations around the UK and many others around the world you can choose the one closest to you. The Sea Life Centre is great for the whole family no matter of their age, experience Sharks, jelly fish, sea horses and many other underwater creatures up close and in a natural setting. Don’t forget to check out the talk and feeding times so you can see your favourites in action.
Colchester Zoo has recently won the TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Attractions Award and is rated one of the top 20 zoos around the world! Home to over 270 species including bears, lions, elephants and wallaby’s your bound to see plenty of animals in their natural themed exhibits.
Go Ape is an action packed day out for the whole family. Boasting a number of adrenalin fuelled activities including the original tree top adventure, Segways and an outdoor zip trekking adventure you’re bound to have an action packed day. With 28 locations across the UK you’re guaranteed to have one within a short distance of you
Trip to London
Take a trip to London, with an abundance of activities you will be considering a weekend away! Many of the activities in London are within walking distance of each other or are linked by tubes and buses. Some of our top activities to do in London include visiting a show, the London Eye, Madame Tussauds, London Dungeons, The Science Museum or even having a picnic in one of the capitals parks. Check out the Visit London website for a list of other attractions and offers within and around London.
Don’t forget to make sure the whole families gadgets are protected while you’re on your summer adventures, with a Questor Insurance gadget policy. For more information on our gadget insurance policy click here or contact us on 0333 323 0090.
Date Created: 28 May 2015 by Kim Coppins