Best Travel Games | Travel Toys For Kids

Now my eldest is over 6 we have had to add to our repertoire of travel toys for kids. However, our travel toys for toddlers still come along with us for my now 3 year old. Here are some ideas for the best travel games to pack, which are light to carry and are useful for pulling out at your destination too.

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Best Travel Games | Travel Toys For Kids, Uno

Uno – the universally known fun card game which all the family can play. Also handy for airport delays!  This always rates highly as one of the best travel games for kids.

 

 

Best Travel Games | Travel Toys For Kids, washable dry ease pens

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Crayola Washable Dry-Erase Markers and small  dry-erase white board. So handy for playing boxes, hangman, drawing, tic-tac-toe and other games. The pens are washable so no need to worry about stains and with a white board it saves on paper. I like these dry erase white boards with an adhesive backing as you can stick them to a hard surface if you want to. Handy if you want to stick to a snack box, or small storage case so you can keep all the bits together. Possibly one of the best travel games hacks I’ve heard of!

Best Travel Games | Travel Toys For Kids

 

Best Travel Games | Travel Toys For Kids, magnetic travel games

Magnetic Travel Board Game Set  This magnetic set comes with a dozen fun board games.  They include Checkers, Chess, Chinese checkers, Tic Tac Toe, Backgammon, Snakes & Ladders, Solitaire, NineMen’s Morris, Auto Racing, Ludo, Space Venure and Racing. They do have smaller parts, and although it has magnetic parts, this game may prove better used in the airport or a hotel room rather than on a plane.

Best Travel Games | Travel Toys For Kids, sushi go

Sushi Go is suitable for 8 year olds and over. The goal is to grab the best combination of sushi dishes as they whizz by. Score points for making the most maki rolls or for collecting a full set of sashimi. This game is popular with friends’ kids and it helps with maths skills too!  Parents really rate this as one of the best travel games for children.

These Water Wow cards from Melissa and Doug are perfect for a 5 year old wanting to practise numbers and the alphabet. With various colouring scenes and a compact they are easy to whip out at the airport, a restaurant or a long queue.

 

50 Road Trip games. 50+ travel games in one compact deck of cards. The recommended age varies depending on the game but some games start for kids as young as 4 years old.

 

Best Travel Games | Travel Toys For Kids, hatchimals

My two are obsessed with Hatchimals, so this little pack is handy for a treat  bribe to ‘hatch’ on the flight. As there are 4 in this pack, we share them out and they have a fun little character to role-play with.

 

What travel toys for kids or travel games do you recommend?

 

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Now my eldest is over 6 we have had to add to our repertoire of travel toys for kids. However, our travel toys for toddlers still come along with us for my now 3 year old. Here are some ideas for the best travel games to pack, which are light to carry and are useful for pulling out at your destination too. #travelgames #traveltoys #familytravel #travel #toys #games

 

 

 

 

 

11 Comments

  1. Great ideas! We have a version of Uno with animals which is totally addictive (and Uno itself) but I love the whiteboard hack. I need to find a UK seller for these, as my daughter loves drawing on the whiteboard we have at home and that would keep her very happy.

  2. We always take a pack of ordinary playing cards with us wherever we go. Plus we play games like I-Spy, the word association game and the alphabet game. Endless fun and no need to carry anything with you! We do also love crossword, wordsearch and Sudoku books as well.

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