30+ Awesome Road Trip Activities & Hacks for Kids

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INSIDE: 30+ Road Trip Activities & Hacks for Kids! Are you heading out on the road with the kids this summer? Check out this list of games, activities, toys, tips and hacks from some of the top kids activity bloggers around! This list of ideas will help make your road trip this summer a bit more bearable!

Road Tripping with Kids

Oh yes! the joys of a long journey on the road with a toddler, preschooler or a kid. We all look forward to it but the reality is often far from what we were hoping or even expecting!

30+ Road Trip Activities & Hacks for Kids

Don’t worry you aren’t alone. And although I can’t promise you a perfectly entertained toddler for your entire journey I can promise you that this list will have you well prepared for your trip! From printable; activities; busy bags and binders; travel organization tips; travel toys to travel hacks and more. This list of ideas will definitely inspire you to organize the best road trip ever for your family!

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30+ Road Trip Activities & Hacks for Kids

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30+ Road Trip Activities & Hacks for Kids

30+ Road Trip Activities for Kids

  1. Sensory Kits – Happy Toddler Playtime
  1. Super STEAM Activity Book – Happy Toddler Playtime
  1. Road Trip Toys – Happy Toddler Playtime
30+ Road Trip Activities & Hacks for Kids
  1. Would You Rather Questions for Kids – Happy Toddler Playtime
  1. Toddler Travel Toys – Happy Toddler Playtime
  2. Portable Lego Kit – The Gingerbread House
  3. Portable Car Play Kit – Mama Papa Bubba
  4. Dry Erase Road Trip Activity Book – Glue Sticks and Gum Drops
  5. EASY Portable Activity Kit for Road Trips – Mama Papa Bubba
  6. Road Trip Drawing Prompts – Free Printables – Pickle Bums
  7. Easy DIY Travel Felt Board Tutorial – Mama Smiles
  8. Take Along Activity Kit – Mama Papa Bubba
  9. Road Trip Scavenger Hunt Printables – Party Through the USA
  10. Cereal Box to Foldable Doll’s House DIY (perfect take along house) – Red Ted Art
  11. String Cheese Road Trip Games with FREE Printables – Arts and Crackers
  12. DIY Mini Road Trip License Plate Game (with free printable) – Comic Con Family
  13. Awesome Alphabet Road Trip I Spy Printable – Sunny Day Family
  14. Pipe Cleaner in a Bottle for Toddlers – The Piri Piri Lexicon
  15. Yellow Car Game Busy Bag – Adventures and Play
  16. Lego Suitcase Hack – Stir the Wonder
  17. Car Trip Game: Are We There Yet – Growing Book by Book
  18. Road Trip Activities: Travel Bags & Buckets – KCEventures
  19. Car Yoga for Kids – Sugar Spice and Glitter
  20. Create a Travel Art Kit to Keep Kids Busy on the Road – Mama Smiles
  21. Road Trip Kits — Easy Altoids Tin Craft – The Soccer Mom Blog
  22. Road Trip Bingo for Kids – Only Passionate Curiosity
  23. DIY Road Trip Activity Kit for Kids – Comic Con Family
  24. Our favorite road trip games for young kids {12 free and fun ideas} – Playful Notes
  25. DIY I Spy Bag – Handmade in the Heartland
  26. How to beat backseat boredom: 5 easy travel games for Roadschooling – Board Games for Learning
  27. Snack Ideas for Road Trips with Kids – 3 Boys and a Dog

The Best Travel Hacks For Traveling with Toddlers, Preschoolers + Kids

  1. The Best Toddler Road Trip Ideas – Toddler Approved
  2. Road Trip with Kids – Days With Grey
  3. 15 Brilliant DIY Car Organization Ideas That Prevent Clutter And Mess – Crafts on Fire
  4. Tips for Successfully Traveling with a Preschooler – Thrifty Little Mom

Age Suitability

These activities vary in skill and ability. Depending on the activity they are good for kids 3 years and up. My kids are 3, 3, and 6 year old.

The Best Book of Sensory Bins

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30+ Road Trip Activities & Hacks for Kids
30+ Road Trip Activities & Hacks for Kids

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