Been feeling the quarantine blues? With this Sunday being Father's Day, it makes for the perfect occasion to get together with your family and engage in fun activities. So what if you can't head out? In this digital world, you can find super fun ways to spend the day with your family and make your father feel extra special. After all, he has always been putting the family first, now it's your turn to pamper him. So, sign up for online experiences that are fun, engaging and can be participated by the whole family no matter the location.
We bring you 5 super fun online experiences from Airbnb, which are unique and will make for a memorable gift.
1. Leopard Spotting From Your Living Room
Embark on a virtual safari for a lesson on leopards, jaguars and other cats, without stepping out of your home. Transport dad and yourself to the Yala and Wilpattu national parks of Sri Lanka, accompanied by a safari guide. This online experience will let you step into the secretive lives of the elusive leopards, who roam these national parks. Dhanula will bring alive electrifying leopard stories and even help you master the art of identifying individual leopards.
Duration: 1.25 hours
Price: Rs 702 per person
2. Grab Your Apron And Chopsticks - It's Dumpling Time
A special occasion calls for a special meal. Join a hands-on online experience to learn how to make Chinese dumplings that will not just be delicious to eat but also perfect to pose with for the customary Father's Day post on the gram! This experience is hosted by Elaine, who is the founder of Dash of Soy, a local culinary school in Seattle that focuses on sharing the love for healthy home cooking inspired by her family and her travels.
Duration: 2 hours
Price: Rs 2,730 per person
3. Play Detective With Your Dad
You, your dad and your team of detectives will need to solve the case together to escape from this mystery room. With an intriguing plot line and lots of riddles and clues, this digital mystery room is a fun filled way to spend time together this weekend. So, involve your entire family, and put on your thinking caps!
Duration: 1.5 hours
Price: Rs 1,388 per person
4. Make Refreshing Cocktails With Your Father
Learn to shake up some sensational drinks for your father to celebrate his day. Turn some simple ingredients into some truly tasty drinks to enjoy a relaxing weekend with your dad. This is the most unique, interactive gin tasting you'll ever go on, where you'll make (and drink) some great cocktails and learn the history of gin. It's the perfect way to enjoy a great evening and celebrate Father's Day!
Duration: 1.5 hours
Price: Rs 1,664 per person
5. Family Yoga Time
Father's often end up ignoring their own health. This Father's Day, encourage your dad to put himself first. Here's a healthy way to spend time together as a family, designed to coach you to embody and model behaviours, while engaging in physical and mental practices that help improve executive functions in the brain. All while having a meaningful bonding time together as a family.
Duration: 1 hour
Price: Rs 2,184 per person
Beyond Father's Day, online experience offers fresh ways to connect and play through shared activities that are great for families and friends. With school out and many vacations postponed, you can choose from a variety of virtual options to create lasting memories this summer.