7 Fun Easter Egg Hunts around the world!
What have you planned for Easter? My little ones can't wait for this year's Easter Egg Hunt! If you think about it an Easter Egg hunt is as magical for them as waiting for Santa Claus, or the excitement in the morning after you left a special package for the tooth fairy god mother, the Easter bunny leaves delicious chocolate for them scattered around for them to find.
The Easter bunny originated among German Lutherans and stood up as sort of a judge to evaluate kids behavior therefore determining who got Easter eggs and who didn't.
Today Easter Egg Hunts are popular among the children and all the "children at heart". Around the world you can find different forms of celebrations for Easter and definitely one of the most fun to take part in which is the Easter Egg Hunt. We put together a list of the Easter Egg hunts around the world we love! Please let us know your thoughts and if you have any other suggestions.
1. The Amazing Maze 'n Maize Easter Egg Hunt
Auckland, New Zealand
This Easter egg hunt takes place in a maze set up on a cornfield where the Easter bunny pays constant visits to hide over 30,000 eggs during the Easter holidays. Children get to look for eggs and the bunny in this incredible six hectare maize maze.
2. EGGstreme Egg Hunt for Adults
Copper Mountain, Colorado, USA.
This high altitude takes place on the base of wonderful Copper Mtn. Over 65,000 eggs are scattered throughout the village and mountain. Committed to recycling the first 800 kids that bring their empty eggs for future reuse will receive a free chocolate candy by the resorts pet Yowie. This Easter Egg Hunt is known around Colorado as the biggest egg hunt in the region. Kids get to enjoy looking for eggs and taking part in the Easter arts & crafts event.
3. The Chateau Vaux Le Vicomte
This castle in the outskirts of Paris hosts and Easter egg hunt. Parents and kids go hunting for around 35,000 hidden eggs around the castle. Kids get to enjoy pony rides, chocolate making workshops and face painting that takes place in the premises.
4. Hot Cross Fun at Forest Adventure
In this entertainment park where kids get to enjoy ziplines and over 50 obstacles spread across the forest one of the country's biggest egg hunt and Easter celebration takes place. Kids get to swing off ziplines, climb through trees and clamber over swings to reach the hidden eggs. Children get to meet Mr. Bunny and show their painting skills decorating eggs.
5. Cadbury Werribee Park Easter Egg Hunt
Cadbury supports The Royal Children's Hospital's helping them raise funds with their annual egg hunt and family picnic that takes place in Werribee Park. This Easter Egg hunt is the biggest in Australia. Kids get to hunt for Cadbury eggs scattered around the park and enjoy rides, craft tents and events takes place on the park for the whole family.
6. Cadbury’s egg hunt at uShaka Marine World
Durban, South Africa.
This is Africa's biggest egg hunt. Over 100,000 eggs are hidden in the world fifth biggest aquarium in Durban, South Africa. Kids get to find Cadbury eggs spread across the aquarium, interact with the Easter bunny and enjoy different shows throughout the aquarium.
7. Easter Brunch 2017
Grouse Mountain Vancouver, Canada
This annual Easter festivities take place at Grouse Mountain. People get to enjoy a beautiful brunch buffet by the side of the mountain. Kids are led by the Easter egg bunny on an exciting egg hunt, and can have their faces painted. Families and children get to enjoy the mountain top activities at this beautiful resort just 20 minutes drive from downtown Vancouver.