Family Favourite holidays
Europe has something for everyone, discover everything from hip city hubs such as Amsterdam or Paris to rugged, dramatic scenery in the Alps or the German countryside.
Check out some of our holiday inspiration ideas below, suitable for couples, groups of friends, but especially suitable for families. Whether you want an outdoor adventure at a Center Parcs, or action-packed fun in Disneyland, the choice is yours!
Take your car on one of our ferry crossings to Europe and you can explore the continent at your own pace and enjoy the freedom of the open road.
Pet friendly holidays
Your pets are part of the family too, so why wouldn’t you want to bring your furry friends with you on holiday? Well now you can, thanks to our pet travel offers!
Efteling Theme Park
Holland’s Efteling theme park is the ideal family getaway, so why not book your tickets for the park as part of a 5 or 6 night holiday package?
Parc Asterix Exclusive Discount
Right now, DFDS customers can save 20% on a ferry crossing between Dover and France, packaged with entry to Parc Asterix, one of France’s best and most popular attractions.
Futuroscope Exclusive Discount
Book a DFDS ferry crossing and sample the futuristic and fantastical world of Futuroscope, with a saving of €6pp per 1-day entry ticket.
Center Parcs is one of Europe’s favourite family holiday providers. book a break to a Center Parcs resort with DFDS and save €25!
Disneyland® Paris is the most magical place in Europe. Book a ferry crossing to France with DFDS and enjoy exclusive discount with Magic Breaks, the UK top Specialist Agent for Disneyland®.
Sunparks holiday villages
The four Sunparks villages are set in some of Belgium’s most picturesque regions including two by the coast and one just 30 minutes from Bruges.
Enjoy 20% off at Belgium's favourite theme park, Plopsaland when you book a return Dover-France or Newcastle-Amsterdam ferry crossing with DFDS.
Perfect for couples and active families, our cycling holidays with Saddle Skedaddle let you see Europe on two wheels.
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