Here’s our final gift guide for this year, what to give families who love adventure. And if you missed any of our other gift guides, here they are: Stocking Stuffers for Teens, Gifts for Teen Girls, and Gifts for Teen Boys. Happy shopping and happy holidays!
Gifts for Families Who Love Adventure
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This year we’re committing to visiting more of the US National Parks, and this book from Moon Guides is going to help us reach our goal! This latest book from Moon Guides has coverage of all 59 National Parks, and features hike descriptions and trail maps, where to stay, and what to know before you go. It’s everything you need for a National Park visit!
This waterproof speaker is perfect for indoors and outdoors, whether you want to have it in the shower or on your outdoor adventures. Easy to pair with Bluetooth, with a range of up to 33 feet, you can listen to your tunes even when your device is far away. The speak provides up to 12 hours of music and can be recharged in just 3 hours. Perfect for families on the go!
This special photo album keeps your memorable photos with your own style. It is perfect to store anniversary, wedding, family, travel and birthday photos as well as a memory box. There’s 80 pages to hold up to 160 photos. Get those pictures off your phone and into a book!
The HP Sprocket allows for printing photos on the go. Connect your social media accounts to the HP Sprocket App and instantly turn those photos into colorful prints.
One of our favorite traditions is collecting an ornament each time we travel. Love this globe ornament as the perfect addition to a Christmas tree!
This is a great entry level drone that won’t break the bank. The drone has a 720P HD FPV camera and connects through an app our your smart phone. An easy interface makes it perfect for beginners and kids to use.
A family on the go can never have enough charging ports, so this docking station solves the problem. This unit charges up to 7 USB devices simultaneously, and each of them receives the max charging speed, making other charges obsolete. Everyone can check their devices before bedtime and sleep peacefully.
Lands’ End is known for its high quality products and this bag certainly meets that description! This gorgeous plaid title has three interior pockets and a key ring keep smaller things organized. There’s also space for up to three pairs of shoes, another pocket on the outside, and a trolley sleeve that lets you easily slip the bag over the handle of a suitcase. A coated bottom protects from damp surfaces and is easy to wipe clean. Who’s ready for the weekend?
This travel backpack has a separate laptop compartment for a 15.6” laptop and separate space for all the extras with nine other pockets (7 internal and 2 external, zipped). Also includes a USB charger port outside and a USB cable inside so you can charge your phone on the go!
Do you have one person in the family who never appears in photos because they’re always behind the camera? With this wireless remote control, they can get in front of the camera and still get the picture they want. With a 16-foot wireless range, snap the picture when you’re ready, and get the perfect family photo.
11. Airbnb Gift Card
Know a family who likes to stay at airbnb when they travel? This is the perfect gift, available in denominations from $25-$500.
Want to stay at airbnb? Click on our link to book and you’ll get $40 towards your first trip! Click HERE.
Keep everyone’s important information safe with this family passport holder. Can hold up to four passports and credit cards.
A creative travel guide for anywhere, this handy deck includes 75 cards to inspire exploration. With a unique mix of concrete actions and whimsical prompts. Write down what you like on a small piece of paper and leave it where someone else will find it later. Anywhere encourages users to see things differently while discovering both new and familiar places.
Give the gift of education with a Context Tour gift card. Context has private and semi-private guided tours for the “Intellectually Curious Traveler”. The Context tour we took in Paris with kids, was one they always remember as one of their favorites. We took the Roman Paris for Families tour, but the company offers tours around the world. Do yourself a favor and book one for your group, you won’t be disappointed.
I can’t think of a family who doesn’t need this for their next airplane ride. The Airhook supports cell phones and tablets up to 8.5 inches tall and has an adjustable angle for reclined seats. It will also hold your airplane cup, can, or bottle (up to 16 oz.). All I can say is: genius!
In this amazing National Geographic book, two of my favorite travel writers, Anne and Mike Howard, officially the World’s Longest Honeymooners and founders of the acclaimed travel blog HoneyTrek, whisk you away to journeys of a lifetime. Drawing on their experience traveling together across seven continents, they curate the globe and offer tested-and-approved recommendations for intrepid couples, bringing culture, adventure, and romance to any couple, no matter their age or budget.
If your younger kids (or older ones) have difficult snorkeling, try a full face mask! The mask seals around the entire face, which decreases the chance of water getting into the mask. It’s equipped with a mechanism that seals the top of the snorkel when submerged. The purge valve at the bottom of the mask to drain water when the head is raised. My youngest one refused to snorkel until he used one of these. It was a game changer! And an added bonus, this one will mount your GoPro camera for awesome underwater pics.
Easily share audio with friends and family using the Belkin Rockstar 5-Jack Audio Headphone Splitter. This colorful headphone splitter lets you share audio from your phone, computer, or tablet with up to five sets of headphones.
19. Travel Pillow
The J-Pillow Travel Pillow has unique chin support that keeps heads from falling forward and provides neck support by filling the gap between head and shoulders, making it the best patented travel support pillow for travel and home. The perfect gift for those who travel a lot!
The ultimate selfie stick and tripod in one. This lightweight camera extension is only 8” when folded and weighs 7 oz. It can extend from 10.8” to 40” making it perfect for travel, outdoor adventures, and family gatherings.
Ever wonder what to do with all those photos on your phone? Or your Instagram images? Create a wonderful photo album using the Chatbooks app. Super easy, and they make the perfect gift. Use the code KIDS20 for 20% off your order. (Code good until February 1, 2019)
To celebrate the holiday season, we are giving away some of our favorite things. To enter, use the Rafflecopter widget below. ONE winner will receive all six prizes. Prizes include:
- Amazon Oasis E-Reader 32 GB
- Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Camera in Ice Blue with Film
- Moon USA National Parks: The Complete Guide to All 59 Parks book
- Adrienne Vittadini Faux Vauchetta Workbook Tote in British Tan
- A $25 Amazon gift card
- Lonely Planet Kids Spotter’s World book
Contest open to U.S. residents only, full contest rules can be found in Rafflecopter widget.