If you have the opportunity to spend the first few days of the New Year away from home – great! The trip guarantees new impressions and no boredom.
First of all, the answer depends on how much you are willing to spend on the trip. Economy option – visiting relatives living in another city / village / village. The question of where to live is removed from the agenda, plus you will most likely be provided with homemade food. Children will be happy to meet with their beloved relatives and enjoy walks in a new place.
Traveling around Russia and, especially, to another country will obviously come out more expensive. And the closer to the new year quotes, the higher the cost of travel and the more willing to visit popular resort places. Ideally, to think about where to go on New Year’s holidays with children, it is better a few months before the “X day”.
New Year’s trip to Russia
Russians in the choice of places for New Year holidays with children prefer the cities of their native country: Sochi, Gelendzhik, Crimea, St. Petersburg, and Moscow. The capital of Russia attracts with a variety of entertainment, Peter – with its cultural sights, the city of Krasnodar region – with the climate contrast with the climate of most of the rest of the country.
On New Year’s holidays, the whole family can go on a legendary tour of the Golden Ring, visiting the ancient beautiful cities of our country: Vladimir, Suzdal, Yaroslavl, Ivanovo and others.
Perhaps the most obvious answer to the question of where to bring a child for the New Year holidays will be the name – Great Ustyug. This city is the official residence of Santa Claus. There you will be able not only to get acquainted with the favorite of the kids, but also to see him Terem with the bedroom and the museum of gifts, the fabulous Mail, the Fashion House of Santa Claus, and the Path of Tales. No cost without sledding and even on the famous Emelya stove.
Another beautiful city that you can visit with your children during the New Year holidays is Kostroma. It is here that the grandfather of Santa Claus, the Snow Maiden, lives in his Tereme.
You can also have a great time with your family on New Year’s holidays in Karelia or Kaliningrad. Karelia attracts travelers with its pristine natural beauty. Clean air, ice-bound lakes and rivers, endless snowy expanses … Here you will feel as if you were caught in a real winter fairy tale. Kaliningrad will immerse you in the European atmosphere, while you will not have to leave Russia.
New Year tours in the near and far abroad
For trips with the family on holidays are tempting for residents of Russia and neighboring countries, for example, Abkhazia. And this is not surprising: the beautiful nature, a warm enough climate (in winter in Abkhazia, the temperature can rise to +15 ⁰С), the opportunity to enjoy walks on the beaches, the types of green palm trees and cypresses leave no one indifferent.
Remarkable impressions are also shared by those who spent holidays in another neighboring country, the Czech Republic. Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe with a unique medieval atmosphere.
Of the European countries, the most “new year quotes“, perhaps, are the Scandinavian, especially Finland. Scandinavia is attractive not only for its nature and European service, but also for the variety of winter sports options. Finnish tours often include a meeting with Santa Claus.
In the New Year holidays you can also visit Italy, Spain, and Austria – traditionally beloved by travelers of the country.
Many parents, and their children, dream of celebrating the New Year and spending New Year holidays in warm countries, closer to the equator. Maldives, Caribbean, Malaysia, Mauritius, Dominican Republic, Bali are the most expensive options. Thailand, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Vietnam, India are more acceptable under the budget.