Diving family vacations

Making great family memories in Bali

Family vacations are all about adventures and bonding. Sure, you might want to spend some time relaxing by the beach or pool, but to really bond as a family you need to get out there and enjoy some activities together. An activity that has become popular in recent times is scuba diving. There are so many reasons why diving in Bali is a fantastic adventure for family vacations. 

Why to Dive in Bali with your family?

Have a look at the top six.

1. You get to see some amazing wildlife

There is an entirely different world under the sea, with so many new sights to amaze you. Not only will you get the chance to see some incredible marine life but you will also get to enjoy some of the flora and fauna from under the sea. The entire family will certainly gain a new appreciation for all forms of aquatic life. Who knows what it could inspire them to do in the future.

2. Digital detox

Getting the kids away from their screens can be incredibly difficult and bonding certainly isn't much fun when they are stuck to their phones the whole time. To really entice them, you need to offer something else incredible for them to do. What could be more incredible than exploring under the sea while diving ina Bali? Plus, it's not like they could reach for their phones anyway in the slight chance that they might get bored. Scuba diving is definitely a winner when it comes to giving your family a break from screens.

3. Relieve stress

Floating in a weightless environment such as water is known to be a great way to relieve stress. Underwater you move in a completely different way and explore the sights and sounds differently, it certainly is great for helping get rid of tension. Helping each family member to reduce their stress levels is sure to help you all have the perfect break as a family, one that you can talk about for years to come. Check out some more ideas for making sure that your family holiday is as stress-free as possible online.

4. Improve swimming ability

The kids might well be proficient in the pool during their swimming lessons but there really is no better way to really try out skills than in the open water. Take advantage of the ocean and the safety net of having a qualified instructor with you and give the kids a swimming lesson they will never forget. Who knows, you might end up with an Olympian on your hands.

5. Promote healing

Studies show that floating and swimming in water has so many benefits when it comes to health. Not only can it be great for your physical condition but also mental health. If there are any members of your family that are in a slump, scuba diving could well be a great way to help lift their mood and ensure you have a great family holiday.

6. You can scuba dive anywhere

It used to be that you had to travel to far off destinations to enjoy scuba diving. This is not the case anymore. Many beach destinations offer the chance to give the sport a try. It can now be a cost-effective activity to do on a family vacation. There is nothing stopping you any more, so make sure you give it a go.

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