One is never too old to spend time alone with one’s mother and one way to keep the vibrancy and fun in mother-daughter bonds is by taking a mother-daughter trip. While Mother’s Day is an ideal weekend for planning a trip, there is never a bad time to travel with one’s mother. Here are a few fantastic mother-daughter trips to consider. Whether you want to embark on an adventure with her or just sit back and relax, India Outbound lists five activities to experience with the best lady of your life.
Wine tasting at Napa Valley, California
Relax and rejuvenate in the stunning Napa valley amidst beautiful views and a glass of wine. From cosy inns to luxurious resorts, Napa Valley offers a wide range of accommodation options. From the Sterling to the Markham Vineyards, Napa is home to multiple stunning vineyards that hosts regular wine tasting sessions. So, if you want to bond with your mother amidst stunning vineyards and sparkling wine, Napa Valley is the place to be.
Star Gazing in Death Valley, US
Imagine you and your mother relaxing amidst the open sky full of stars. Looking up at the great canopy of space is a powerful experience, which everyone can enjoy. Tagged as a stargazing enthusiast’s paradise, Death Valley is not as dead as its name suggests, with the thousands of twinkling stars above. With a Gold Tier rating, the highest a dark sky park can achieve, immerse yourself into tranquility with the woman who brought you into this world. The world famous national park hosts regular star watching tours and is near many luxurious resorts and hotels. And if you are lucky, you may even get to see a shooting star shoot across the sky.
Glamping at Forest of Dean, UK
We are aware of what camping is. Try Glamping. A weekend spent in the great outdoors and away from the hustle and bustle of the city, shroud yourself and your mother in the lap of Mother Nature. The Forest of Dean in the UK offers travellers with amenities to camp glamorously. The woodland is the place to go if you want to give Mum a true taste of vintage luxury on a mother-daughter weekend getaway in the UK, as well as a well-deserved break from it all. Fancy reading horror stories but cannot do it alone? Cuddle up near the bonfire as you read the scariest of horror stories with your mother by your side to protect you.
Movie night under the stars, Dreams Las Mareas, Costa Rica
Movie night under the stars with ocean waves kissing the feet, one wouldn’t want to miss this experience. To make it all better, taking your mother along with you on such an offbeat experience makes it way more special. The Dreams Las Mareas Resort in Costa Rica offers its guests the opportunity to enjoy a flick at the beach with the resort’s big-screen movies under the stars. Grab a comfortable chair, kick back, relax and enjoy the show. Reminisce the old days where the entire family would gather to watch a film projected on a white cloth in your courtyard. Relive that moment but under the stars and by the ocean.
Dream rail trip, Switzerland
If your mom is also a mountain lover like mine, this tour would be etched in her mind forever as a beautiful memory. The Glacier Express train ride through the magical, snow-clad Swiss Alps, is a dream ride for many. Running through twisted tunnels and towering rail bridges, experience the beauty of Switzerland all while sitting inside a cosy and lavish train carriage. Don’t miss this once in a lifetime magical Alpine rail journey past dreamy villages and dramatic ravines that lasts for a total of five days.
Stay in the lap of luxury at the charming hotel in Interlaken followed by a trip to the picturesque Bern, Lucerne and Lake Thun. While on the real life Polar Express, enjoy a delicious three course meal of your choice while you climb the mighty mountains and cross through the mystical Oberalp Pass. Bask in the beauty of white snow clad mountains with your mother and create memories that will last for a lifetime.