The USA is a wonderful place for a family holiday, with direct flights from the UK, stunning beaches, scenery and great accommodation. This two centre family holiday visiting San Diego on the Californian coast and a ranch in the Rockie mountains, means less time travelling and packing and more time to explore and have fun.
San Diego is consistently voted as the top city in the USA for families and with year round warm, sunny weather, it’s a great place to start. Despite being a large city it still retains a small town friendly feel. It has miles of sandy beaches just waiting to be played on, get out the bucket and spade or head into the waves and learn to surf or sail. Once, or if, you tire of the coast, there are many activities to keep you amused, trekking, biking or climbing as well as a number of gardens, museums or theme parks.
Head into the stunning Rocky mountains and experience life on a ranch, it’s not obligatory to get in the saddle though. Whether you participate in the many outdoor adventures on offer like rafting, rock climbing, hiking and of course horse riding or simply soak up the surroundings, spirit and culture of the north west, a ranch holiday is perfect for families.
Ranches in the north west are of a very high standard and definitely come with a warm welcome. Dunton Hot Springs is one of our favourites. A lovingly restored ghost town (sounds like a place you would find Scooby Doo) with its own hot springs. It has a wonderful atmosphere and retains the charm of its former years, a relaxed place with plenty of space to run free and go wild.
For a more detailed itinerary with great ideas on what to do and where to stay, please get in touch with our experts.
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Fly London to San Diego
San Diego on the coast of southern California is a relaxing place with year round warm, sunny weather. Despite being a large city it still retains a small town friendly feel and has miles of sandy beaches offering options for surfing, sailing or relaxing. If you tire of the coast, there are many activities to keep you amused - trekking, biking or climbing as well as a number of gardens, museums or theme parks.
Car HirePick up place: San Diego airport Drop off place: San Diego airport Duration of hire: 5 days Type of vehicle: Car
Drive from San Diego Airport up the coast to Del Mar
A journey of approximately 30 minutes
Del Mar is an affluent beach city a short 30 minute drive north of San Diego, California. It is an area famous for beautiful beaches, award-winning cuisine and home to the Del Mar horse racing track.
You will be staying at L’Auberge Del Mar, Room only
Day at LeisureHave the day at leisure to explore San Diego independently. Spend time on one of the beautiful sandy beaches, learn to surf or sail or just relax. For those feeling active go hiking, climbing or biking, options are endless. There are many gardens, museums and theme parks too.
Car HireDrop off place: San Diego airport Type of vehicle: Car
Drive from Del Mar to San Deigo Airport
A Journey of about 30 minutes.
Fly San Diego to Durango
Car HirePick up place: Durango airport Drop off place: Durango airport Duration of hire: 5 days Type of vehicle: Car
Drive from Durango Airport to Dunton Hot Springs
A journey of about two and a half hours.
You will be staying at Dunton Hot Springs and Cresto Ranch, Bed & Breakfast
Car HireDrop off place: Durango airport Type of vehicle: Car
Drive from Dunton Hot Springs to Durango Airport
Fly Durango to London overnight
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