If you are a fan of water sports there are plenty of superb destinations around the world where you can undertake your favourite activities.

Whether you’re a fan of swimming, scuba diving, caneoing, kayaking, surfing or something else, there are a plethora of options available globally. Read on as we look at four of the best water sports holidays.

Tokyo, Japan

The Summer Olympics head to Tokyo in 2020 and will feature a vast array of top class water sports action.  In addition to being able to enjoy Japan’s superb capital city, the best sports betting apps will provide you with a host of opportunities to make money by wagering on the Games.

Rowing, sailing, surfing, water polo and swimming will be amongst the most popular events and if the action inspires you there are lots of places in the area where you will be able to take to the water yourself.

Cairngorms and Central Highlands, Scotland

If you want to see some stunning scenery there is no better way to do it than by booking a canoeing holiday in Scotland. Travel around superb Scottish rivers and lochs to enjoy the great outdoors, before returning to a comfortable hotel each night.

Paddle around the world famous Loch Ness, check out the wildlife around River Beauly or canoe along the iconic River Spey. Suitable for beginners and experts, Scotland is a great place to enjoy a water sports holiday.

Dubrovnik, Croatia

With over 1,000 miles of coastline, Croatia is one the most popular destinations in the world amongst water sports enthusiasts. Sailing is a great way to explore the coast and the surrounding islands, while the waters provide plenty of opportunities for swimming and snorkeling.

With kitesurfing, windsurfing, kayaking, rafting and fishing amongst the other water-based activities you can undertake, you will never be short of something to during a holiday in Croatia.

Lake Garda, Italy

Many families enjoy partaking in water sports together and Lake Garda provides the perfect base to do just that. There are lots of hotels in the region that provide organised activities for people of all ages.

Lake Garda is also hugely popular for windsurfing, with places like Val di Sogno Bay and Brenzone sul Garda offering family-orientated courses to teach you this brilliant water sport.