Holidays For The Elderly

Vacations for our much-loved elderly are very important. It gives them something to look forward to, it provides a change of scenery, and most of all they get to meet new people and make new friends.

Mother’s Day is coming and Father’s Day in June. If you wish to combine a gift for your elderly parents, a holiday for them is  a great idea. However, before booking any property check first if they have disabled equipment such as knee walker , hoists, electric beds, lowered kitchen and bathroom units and accessible wet rooms. If you are unsure how to go about it, check out some of these elderly friendly holidays for senior.

1. Cruises for elderly. Most often, cruise ships are fully equipped  for the elderly with lifts and ramps to assist people who have difficulty walking.

2. Accessible Beach Holidays. Look for properties with direct and easy access to the beach. The sun ane sea breeze are always  a welcome sight for seniors.

3. Coach tours for the elderly. Many coach tour operators run coach tours especially aimed at the elderly and the coaches have lifts to assist those with mobility problems getting on board. The accommodation is usually elderly person friendly too with ramps and lifts to assist with mobility problems.

4. Check out tour operators specializing in holidays for the elderly.


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One Response to Holidays For The Elderly

  1. Nowadays, there are many elderly people loves to travel than the younger ones. I believe it, because my grandparents are always traveling to exotic places.

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