WITH Easter a little over a week away, you might be wondering how you can keep yourself and your family busy this April.
It can be difficult to know what to get up to so if you’re lacking inspiration for the Easter holidays, look no further.
Best UK family-friendly experiences for Easter holidays
1. Sherlock’s Secret Challenge – The puzzle solving game that shows you the city
Age: Adults and children 12+
Tickets: From £20 per adult, children under 12 years are free
This experience takes you and your team through Edinburgh while you complete puzzles along the way.
Solve clues as you find out about the city’s history, work out a path and discover the connection between Edinburgh and Sherlock Holmes.
To find more information and search for more Edinburgh Treasure Hunt experiences, you can visit the Tripadvisor website.
2. Fascinating Walking Tours Of Roman Chester With An Authentic Roman Soldier
Tickets: From £9 per adult
On this tour, you’ll find out about Chester’s ancient heritage and see Chester Roman Amphitheatre, the Chester Roman Gardens and walk its city walls.
Two daily slots are available to choose from and you’ll set off on foot.
3. Paddington Bear Walking Tour of London
Age: Whole family
Tickets: From £15.50 per adult
A guide will show you around London’s neighbourhoods and attractions but that’s not all.
The tour will also give you an insight into the key filming locations from the Paddington Bear films and you’ll see locations from the books too, including Mr Gruber’s antique shop and the spot where Paddington arrived in London after travelling from Peru.
4. Treasure Hunt at the British Museum
Tickets: From £25.50 per adult
Teams are formed of two or more people and have to photograph themselves in front of as many treasures as possible in the time given.
Bonus points are up for grabs for those who add silliness and creativity to their submissions.
5. The Bear Grylls Adventure
Where: NEC Birmingham
Tickets: From £22.50 per adult
This experience gives you the chance to put your wilderness survival skills to the test.
Activities here include climbing, archery, high ropes and skydiving so there’s plenty to get your adrenaline pumping.
The challenges are inspired by those Bear Grylls found himself facing around the world.
6. iFly Indoor Skydiving Experience
Tickets: From £65 per adult
An instructor will be on hand to guide you, all equipment is provided and when the fun is over, you’ll receive a certificate.
7. Double Kayak Hire in the Lower Lliw Reservoir
Tickets: From £20 per adult
Groups of two can paddle on the calm waters of Lower Lliw Reservoir in a double kayak.
Take in the stunning scenery and keep an eye out for some of the rare flora and fauna in the area as well as birds including peregrine, kestrel and raven.
8. Outdoor Adventure Experience
Where: Pendine, Carmarthenshire
Tickets: From £30 per adult
9. The Chocolatarium Chocolate Tour Experience
Tickets: From £19.50 per adult
Make your own Scottish-themed chocolate and sample a wide selection of chocolates in the tasting room, including haggis chocolate and chilli chocolate.
10. Wizard Walk of York – Magical Fun for all the Family!
Age: 5-10 years and above
Tickets: From £9 per adult
You can join the multi-award winning entertainer The Magic Hatter as The Wizard of York in a family-friendly tour.
Wizard magic, mystery and comedy with a bit of York’s history is all to be expected.