Top 10 Destinations For Families

Top 10 Destinations For Families - Part 2

  • By Mary A
  • Resorts
  • 01.06.2016

Number 6. Caribbean Cruises is another option that is becoming increasingly popular with families due to the large array of activities, shows and other things to do. It's worth looking into the different types of cruises, as some cater just to kids with only kids activities, and shows and some do only teens, others concentrate on the whole family including adults.

Number 7. Maui in Hawaii is another great destination for the whole family, and it doesn't get too over crowded due to having over 80 beaches all open to the public. There are plenty of water activities here including snorkeling, and surfing as well as numerous other water sports. You can also go hiking at Haleakala National Park or do whale watching in the winter months.

Number 8. Washington DC seems an unlikely choice at first, until you realize how much you can do here, and it's great for the whole family. The Smithsonian Institution is a great place to start, with a dozen or more museums and art galleries. Furthermore, there is also a zoo here, and most of this is free to enter. The museums are a big draw for kids, as they love to see things like the huge mammoth or the 253 carat uncut diamond.

Number 9. Estes Park, CO is where you'll find the Rocky Mountain National Park, which has great opportunities for adventure for all the family. Just a few of the things you can do here are, Camping, Fishing, Climbing, Horseback riding, Biking, and wildlife viewing. Book to go in July, and you'll even be able to attend the Rodeo with cowboys as well as concerts.

Number 10. Myrtle Beach in South Carolina is an excellent vacation destination for families, and even if your on a budget this is a great place to go. There are 60 miles of beaches with Myrtle Beach being about the center. Hotels have children's playgrounds, and programs so this really is a family friendly place. There are about 100 golf courses here with 50 miniature golf courses. In addition, there are amusement and water parks, and numerous other water sports and activities for the kids to truly enjoy.

Destinations for families can be difficult to choose because there are so many, and trying to pick one that covers all members of the family can make it even harder to choose. Our top ten list is ideal to run through each place with your family. There is sure to be one that everyone agrees on.