Great Family Vacation Spots – Fun Places to Take the Whole Family
Regardless of the reason for your getaway, finding the best family vacation spots can make your trip perfect.
Orlando, Florida. Fun vacation spot in the world! Disney World is an attraction that every family should see at least once. They offer tons of discounts and plane tickets are usually pretty cheap no matter where you’re coming from. It’s best to plan for at least 4 days at Disney World and up to a week if the budget (and your sanity) can handle it.
Hershey, Pennsylvania is home to Hershey Park or “Chocolate Town USA.” This quaint amusement park is just three hours from New York City and 90 minutes from Philadelphia. They offer high-end accommodation, restaurants, and a chocolate-themed amusement park. And get ready, the whole town smells sweetly of chocolate.
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin is the water park capital of the world. The Great Wolf Lodge is a dream location for family fun, with over 100,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor water parks and regular playgrounds. All kinds of seasonal and festive fun are also on offer, including Halloween events and holiday events in December. This park is truly one of the world’s great family vacation spots.
Riviera Maya, Mexico. Sure, the kids can go to Mexico with you, why not? There are beaches galore and ruins to explore. Mexico City offers all-inclusive resorts that are excellent for family vacations. Other activities include snorkeling and visiting the Xcaret theme park.
Grand Canyon, Arizona. His children will stand there with their mouths open. And you too. She flies (or drives) the family to Arizona to take a look at the biggest and most beautiful “hole” in North America. Try your hand at whitewater rafting, or go houseboating, take a helicopter, or even a hot air balloon ride over the canyon for stunning views of the landscape.
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Always one of the great family vacation spots in the US, Myrtle Beach offers relaxation, sun, sand, and surf. With over 60 miles of beaches, how can you go wrong? In terms of budget, it is ideal for families and many of the hotels offer activities for children. There are plenty of water parks, amusement parks, and tons of other entertainment for the whole family.
Williamsburg, Virginia combines the educational fun of Colonial Williamsburg with the entertaining fun of nearby Busch Gardens. At Colonial Williamsburg, life during the 1770s comes to life with actors and volunteers. It’s a great experience for everyone, not just the kids.
Washington DC. The perfect place for children to learn about the United States government while visiting monuments, statues and the White House itself. Here, in one of the great family vacation spots, you can visit the Smithsonian Institution, the Museum of Natural History, the Air and Space Museum, as well as the American History Museum.
New England. New England, being the birthplace of America is a wonderful place for any family to visit. History is rich here and the places to visit are endless. From beaches to national parks, monuments and historical buildings, you and your children will learn a lot about life in colonial times.