Here at Kids Activities Blog, we love a good road trip. Road trips are a great way to travel as a family.
We’ve partnered with our sponsor, Radisson, to bring you ten of the very best family road trip destinations. From stunning national parks to thrilling theme parks, from the west coast to the east, we’ve got a road trip suggestion for all different kinds of family fun. And with Radisson’s Club Carlson, you will be earning free nights before you know it!
10 Awesome Family Road Trip Destinations
1. Walt Disney World®, Florida
Walt Disney World® truly is the happiest place on earth with four theme parks and two water parks for your family to explore. The Radisson Resort Orlando-Celebration is near Walt Disney World® Theme Parks so you’re never far from the action at the happiest place on Earth, and their scheduled shuttle service makes it easy to get to Epcot® Center and other parks.
2. San Diego, California
San Diego is full of adventure and a good location for family travel with the most sublime weather for outdoor activities. San Diego attractions include LEGOLAND, San Diego Zoo and Safari Park, Lake Hodges, and miles of beautiful beaches. Radisson Hotel San Diego-Rancho Bernardo is conveniently situated off I-15, making it a great place to stay when you visit.
3. Grand Canyon, Arizona
Truly grand, this iconic American wonder is not to be missed. Consider visiting the west rim where you can experience the Grand Canyon Skywalk, three stunning waterfalls, and Native American culture. If you’re up for a grand adventure, take a rafting trip down the mighty Colorado River.
4. Panama City, Florida
With the beach at your fingertips, Panama City offers a variety of friendly activates including Gulf Word Marine Park and Coconut Creek Family Fun Park. Boasting 1,200 feet of unrivalled frontage on Grand Anse Beach, the 20-acre Radisson Grenada Beach Resort makes it easy to enjoy water sports such as sailing, scuba diving and kayaking.
5. Washington D.C.
Steeped in American history, Washington D.C. is a wonderful family destination. The capital is home to stunning museums and beautiful monuments. There is so much to see and do, you’ll want to return.
6. Niagara Falls, Ontario
At Niagara falls your bound to have gallons of family fun, head to one of the many Water Parks or cruise the Niagara Falls on the Niagara Thunder cruise ship. Radisson Hotel & Suites Fallsview, ON boasts an ideal location overlooking the Ontario side of the famed Horseshoe Falls, making it the perfect choice for your vacation in Niagara Falls.
7. Yellow Stone, Wyoming
Interested in a unique learning experience for your family? Experience the magic of Yellowstone by immersing yourself into nature including hiking, wildlife watching, and photography.
8. Zion National Park, Utah
Incredible rock formations, beautiful water, and warm whether make this a great place for family adventure. Your kids will love exploring the canyons and discovering fossils. Hiking is one for the best ways to enjoy the park, be sure to hike Emerald Pools Trail.
9. Olympic National Park, Washington
A stunning temperate rainforest in the Pacific Northwest makes for fun family adventure. Drive along the stunningly scenic coast, hike among towering trees to dazzling water falls, and take a dip in soothing hot springs.
10. San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio is a great destination for family fun. You’ll find Texas-sized thrills with wild rides at cool theme parks and up close encounters with exotic animals at the San Antonio Zoo. Plus check out the amazing formations in a cavern and trail journeys on a dude ranch horse. Don’t miss the beautiful River Walk.
Get More With Radisson
When you are traveling with kids, family-friendly accommodations are really important! The last thing you need is a restless night in the middle of a road trip. That is why we are super excited about all the things Radisson offers families. In addition to comfortable rooms and amazing facilities that cater to each member of your household, this summer they are sweetening the road trip with the #GetMore promotion!
With the Get More Radisson® campaign, now through July 25, 2015 at participating hotels, when you book a 2-night stay you’ll receive an E-Certificate for 50% off a future stay. All eligible stays must be completed by August 31, 2015, with the discounted stay taking place between September 1, 2015 and January 31, 2016 (with the exclusion of December 31).
To join in the #GetMore conversation visit the Radisson Facebook page throughout the summer for a chance to win weekly prizes.
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