Ensure Every Member of Your Family Enjoys Your Next Vacation
Customize Private Experiences on Abercrombie & Kent’s Luxury Tailor Made Journeys
May 22, 2018
Just as a bespoke suit guarantees the perfect fit, a custom family vacation is no different. Designing a private journey around your family’s interests, pace and style of travel – with local guides by your side to take care of all the details – offers an almost fool-proof method for planning a successful family vacation. Abercrombie & Kent’s Luxury Tailor Made Journeys are created just for families, featuring the must-see cities, hidden gems and the most Instagrammable sites along the way – in more than 100 countries around the world.
Whether built around the hottest family destinations like Japan and Peru, family classics like Alaska and Italy, or adventurous destinations like Kenya and Morocco, each itinerary can be customized to reflect a family’s interests, from active adventures to regional food specialties, wildlife, art or traditional handcrafts. Explore colorful markets in Tokyo and manicured gardens in Kyoto. Feed llamas, alpacas and vicuñas in Cusco with an opportunity to sample chocolate treats and try your hand at crafting traditional pottery.
A&K has a team of dedicated Tailor Made Travel Consultants, each an expert who can offer personal recommendations because they have spent time in the region themselves. These suggested day-by-day itineraries provide a starting point for an in-depth conversation about where the family wants to go and their travel interests, whether built around one-on-one time between a parent and child -- or an extended family spanning multiple generations. Each journey features family-friendly hotels, local dishes and child-friendly interactions and activities. A&K guides are gurus at keeping all ages interested and engaged, even if it means rearranging plans on the fly.
On A&K’s Luxury Tailor Made Family Journeys, every detail from sightseeing to meals is handled by local A&K experts, taking the stress out of planning -- and leaving only the anticipation of an exciting family adventure.
Begin with a sample journey, from A&K’s newest itineraries in Japan and Peru, wildlife adventures in Kenya and Alaska or cultural exploration in Morocco and Italy – and be inspired to make it your own.
New: Tailor Made Family Peru
Retrace the footsteps of the Incas as you explore the iconic ruins of Ollantaytambo, Sacsayhuaman and magical Machu Picchu. Mingle with farmers and their children in the Sacred Valley during a visit to a remote village. Discover a treasure trove of pre-Columbian artifacts with a family-friendly exploration of Lima’s Larco Museum. Kayak in a remote lagoon high in the Andes Mountains. Cruise out to Palomino Island and take a dip with the resident sea lions. Nine days from $6,595 per person, double occupancy
New: Tailor Made Family Japan
Explore the many sides of Japan, from Tokyo’s soaring high-rises to Kyoto’s traditional temples. Travel like a local on one of Japan’s famed bullet trains. Participate in an interactive taiko drumming lesson, followed by a performance. Enjoy a kid-friendly, hands-on cooking class as you create a colourful Bento box lunch. Experience contemporary Tokyo culture with a stop at one of the city’s famed cat cafés. Marvel at Kyoto's Kinkaku-ji Temple, the Golden Pavilion, completely covered in gold leaf. Seven days from $11,395 per person, double occupancy
A&K’s expert local guides are the highlight of every Luxury Tailor Made Journey, thanks to the insider knowledge they bring from being lifelong residents who know the ins and outs of every stop on the itinerary. Each journey is also supported by a host of dedicated A&K personnel who guests may encounter briefly -- or never meet at all -- from the representative who greets them at the airport (transfers are always included), to the staff members behind the scenes who make the journey run without a hitch.
Our on-the-ground experts have inspected hundreds of hotels, including five-star properties; charming, one-of-a-kind boutique hotels; and family-friendly hotels with all-ages amenities. This first-hand knowledge allows A&K to find the perfect fit for each family’s Tailor Made itinerary.
Safety You Can Trust
A&K’s network of more than 55 local offices and long-established relationships provide peace of mind, along with 24/7 support should anything unexpected occur. A&K has resources at the ready, whether in response to a misplaced passport, lost glasses or a need for medical attention.
For a private family adventure tailored to your exact specifications, leave every detail to the experts at A&K. Check out more than 100 sample itineraries at https://www.abercrombiekent.com/luxury-tailor-made-travel, call 800 554 7094 to speak with a travel consultant or contact your travel professional.
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Prices are per person, double occupancy, based on a family of four
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