If you are looking for a few fun getaway ideas for spring break, then you are probably starting to look at those last-minute deals in your inbox. Before you hit book now, I have a few more suggestions to add to your list! These ideas are all family-friendly places that both your kids and you will love! Here are the best family-friendly destinations to travel for spring break.
Family-Friendly Spring Break Destinations
If you don’t want to head to the coast this spring break, consider making a trip to Blowing Rock instead. Blowing Rock is a bit off of the radar and located in the western mountains of North Carolina. This city will give you some serious small-town vibes with a bunch of fun activities for the whole family. Head to Sugar Mountain for slopes and ice skating or head to the Blue Ridge Parkway for some hiking and mountain views.
Cocoa beach is everything you would expect a Florida surf town to be. This laidback saltwater lifestyle is just what you need to relax and enjoy some time off this spring break. This is a great budget-friendly option for spring break with a ton of chain hotels and family-run inns to keep costs low. You can spend your days hanging by the beach or enjoy the wildlife at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge.
If you are looking for a great Caribbean vacation, you can’t beat this destination! The volcanic island rises between Martinique and Guadeloupe and is within reach of Barbados and St. Martin. Dominica is one of the nature islands and in case the beautiful beaches weren’t enough to make you visit, the other activities will be! There are a bunch of great resorts here the whole family will love as well as rafting, hiking, and exploring the lush rainforest.
Heading to a big city in the Midwest is probably the last place you were thinking of heading for spring break. This is part of why it is such a great spot for spring break. The city’s bicentennial celebration will be happening this year, and you can take advantage of a bunch of events happening all over the city. Indianapolis is also home to the world’s largest children’s museum, which is perfect for toddlers and small kids.
If you are hoping for some old-fashioned family fun this spring break, that is precisely what you’ll find in Wisconsin Dells. This place is known as the waterpark capital of the world and for a good reason. You will want to put Mt. Olympus Water Park resort on your list for this trip to spend some fun in the sun and explore a truly fantastic water park. You can also find family fun, such as mini-golf and dining options that are an excellent fit for the whole family.
No matter where you plan to go this spring, I hope that your family has a wonderful time, and these ideas have given you some great trip ideas for a fantastic spring break.