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Serene lakes where you can enjoy boat rides this weekend: Your kids will love no. 4

Serene lakes where you can enjoy boat rides this weekend: Your kids will love no. 4

The perfect weekend getaway with kids - boat ride at these lake destinations.

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1. Berlin, Germany "[A]ppreciated the boat trip on [L]ake Tegel..."

Lastminute.com reviewer Sabine Ursula shares, "Weather was great so I had a 2 hour lasting boat trip on Lake Tegel from Greenwich Promenade. Kid's experience: Eating ice cream at the Spargelfest. De-stressing tips: Swimming and wellness in the hotel in the evening. Boat trip on [L]ake Tegel. Film at the Zoopalast Cinema. I liked: I appreciated the boat trip on [L]ake Tegel and the space on the plane because it was only half occupied."

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2. Ljubljana, Slovenia "Boat trip along Bled lake to the island."

Lastminute.com reviewer Helen adds, "It was an enjoyable experience and thoroughly recommend others to visit this country. Public transport was very affordable we went everywhere by train, bus or minibus to all destinations, no need to hire a car. Food experience: Bled cake at Bled, tapas at Tabar, [l]ovely meal at [m]ost restaurant. Sightseeing places: Bled, Piran, Ljubljana, castle in a cave, largest cave in Europe, [f]antastic gorge, Roman remains, more castles. Kid's experience: Boat trip along Bled lake to the island. All the castles and caves. I liked: The affordable public transport to all the destinations, the variety of food and drink. The museum and history."

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3. Valencia, Spain "Oceanarium great experience, [o]ld town cathedral and town hall..."

Lastminute.com reviewer Alison says, "Weather perfect, blue skies and wall to wall sunshine with low humidity, stayed near science and arts park, was beautiful. Oceanarium well worth a visit, bus to old town and fantastic buildings to explore, long walk back through park, amazing gulliver play park worth a visit with children, bus to El Palmar with boat ride on Albufera lake and traditional paella, followed by visit to beach, you can cram a lot into 3 days, fantastic food everywhere we are, amazing place to visit. Sightseeing places: Oceanarium great experience, [o]ld town cathedral and town hall, Tetria Park well worth walking the whole lot from old town to science centre, El Palmer boat trip and traditional paella, It was all amazing. Kid's experience: Went with 12 year old son, loved Oceanarium, old town, El Palmer, Albufera and all the food. I liked: Everything was all perfect."

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4. Geneva, Switzerland "Good range of cultural & outdoors activities, especial[l]y on the lake..."

Lastminute.com reviewer Mariannd says, "Good range of cultural & outdoors activities, especial[l]y on the lake, with easy day trips out of town. Eating out is expensive but nice. De-stressing tips: Boat rides. Walks, city and in mountain. Swimming in lake. Kid's experience: Boats on the lake. I liked: Fresh air and atmosphere of Geneva."

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5. Carlisle, United Kingdom "We hiked, relaxed in the sunshine, rowed on a lake and enjoyed the peace..."

Lastminute.com reviewer Keith adds, "Quality of food was great as one would expect from a farming district with farmers markets. We went for walks, rowed a boat across Talk in Tarn, then walked around the small lake. The weather was gorgeous over Easter. And we loved it. The lakes were a short drive away. We didn't get to Scotland just a short drive away, but we will next time. De-stressing tips: We hiked, relaxed in the sunshine, rowed on a lake and enjoyed the peace and great food. Romantic experience: Relaxing together on a quiet weekend away in beautiful [c]ountryside. Kid's experience: Learning to handle a rowboat. I liked: Getting away from London into a clean, peaceful environment."

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6. New York, United States "[G]reat fun boating on the Central Park [l]ake.

Lastminute.com reviewer shares, "Had amazing time... Saw the sights, lots of fun things to do! Sightseeing places: Times Square, Central Park, Broadway Show - King Kong, FAO Schwarz, July 4th Fireworks. Did lots more, great fun boating on the Central Park [l]ake. Kid's experience: Boating on the Central Park lake. I liked: Boating on the [l]ake at Central Park!"

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