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It’s Not Too Late to Make This a Summer to Remember

Abercrombie & Kent Offers Ready-to-Book Family Journeys  to Europe, Asia, Africa, North & South America



May 30, 2017- It can be a panic-inducing feeling, facing down that last stretch of the school year and realizing you still haven’t decided on this summer’s family vacation. Abercrombie & Kent has announced last-minute availability on a selection of their Family Journeys to destinations across the globe, including Iceland, Spain, Japan, China, East Africa, Alaska, Peru and the Galápagos Islands.


Abercrombie & Kent’s dedicated small-group Family Journeys feature engaging itineraries, hotels chosen for their all-ages amenities and a Resident Tour Director® who travels with the group from beginning to end, and offers insight into local culture that only comes from being a local themselves. With a ready-to-book A&K Family Journey, every detail from sightseeing to meals is arranged by A&K’s experts, taking all the work out of planning, leaving only the fun anticipation of an exciting summer adventure.


A&K’s Featured Summer 2017 Family Journeys – Limited availability to some of Abercrombie & Kent’s most popular family destinations; additional dates may be found online.


NEW for 2017: Iceland: A Family Journey (Jul 27-Aug 6)

Experience incredible Iceland as a family with captivating Viking encounters and crafts, tours across volcanic terrain and awesome ice caps, fishing with local pros and swims in geothermal pools. 11 days from $8,995; Children under 12 save $400


Spain: A Family Journey (Jun 26-Jul 5)

Experience family-friendly Spain, exploring Gaudí­’s Sagrada Familia Basilica, gliding by cable car at the Rock of Gibraltar, riding a horse-drawn carriage to a palace in Seville and hunting for treasure in Madrid. Ten days from $5,995; Children under 12 save $400


NEW for 2017: Family Japan (Jun 16-24, Jun 23-Jul 1, Jul 28-Aug 5, Aug 4-12)

Immerse your family in the diverse charms of Japan, from the youth-driven culture of Tokyo to the traditional hospitality of Gôra Kadan, introducing the kids to kimonos and origami, and sharing a ride on a bullet train. 9 days from $9,795; Children under 12 save $800


Family China & the Yangtze (Jun 16-27, Jun 23-Jul 4, Jul 7-18, Jul 21- Aug 1, Aug 4-15)

Walk on the Great Wall and ride back down on a toboggan; visit pandas up close in their natural environment; Ride Like a Local in a pedicab in Beijing; and enjoy a lesson in Mandarin during your Yangtze River cruise.12 days from $5,995 per person; Children under 12 save $800


NEW for 2017: Family Kenya & Tanzania Safari (Jun 24-Jul 5, Aug 12-23)

Introduce your family to the magic of East Africa, as you tour an elephant orphanage, set out on thrilling game drives, meet a Maasai village elder and enjoy kid-friendly fun led by a Young Explorers Guide. 12 days from $9,995; Children under 12 save $800


Family Alaska (Jul 15-22, Jul 18-25, Jul 25-Aug 1, Jul 29-Aug 5, Aug 5-12)

Share a Portage River float trip, cruise through Kenai Fjords National Park, learn about Alaskan huskies and Iditarod dogsledding, sight bears and marine wildlife, and land on a glacier during a flight over Denali National Park. Eight days from $6,795; Children under 12 save $800


NEW for 2017: Family Peru (Jun 8-16, Jul 6-14)

Share the mystery and wonder of Machu Picchu on a family adventure that includes kayaking on a lake high in the Andes, feeding alpacas and llamas, playing a traditional game with local children and swimming with sea lions. Nine days from $5,995; Children under 12 save $800


Family Galapagos (Jul 14-23, Jul 28-Aug 6)

Cruise the Galápagos Islands aboard a small expedition ship to walk among giant tortoises, marine iguanas and sea lions; go kayaking or snorkeling; and share kid-friendly activities such as wildlife photography, scavenger hunts, Spanish lessons and art-making. 10 days from $9,195; Special Offer: Children under 18 save $800.


An A&K Resident Tour Director leads each journey, leaving parents free to spend quality time with their children – sharing experiences and building memories — instead of planning what to do next. Each day features at least one Family Discovery, a chance to connect by interacting with nature, culture or local kids. It could be seeing panda bears up close, riding Icelandic horses along a black sea beach, or discovering new foods at a local market.


Safety You Can Trust

Travel on an itinerary designed for all ages, featuring exciting kid-friendly activities, and return with memories to cherish for a lifetime. A&K’s local offices have deep roots and long-established relationships to ensure guest safety and security, and provide 24/7 support.


To make the most of this summer, go to , call 800 554 7094 to speak with a travel consultant or contact your travel professional.