Vacationing with your toddler takes a little ingenuity to make it a fun and if possible, relaxing time for all. Choosing the wrong location can be a huge, expensive babysitting experience however, if the right spot is found your toddler will be more than happy. These are 5 vacation destinations for families with toddlers that offer a kid friendly experience.
Great Wolf Lodge
Currently with eleven locations and growing, Great Wolf Lodge is a hotel in the Poconos, Pennsylvania with an indoor water park and unique scavenger hunt program that will have your toddler running, swimming and giggling through it all. The water park is a safe, clean fantasy land of toddler friendly play areas as well as exciting tube chutes (that you would assist with). Theme rooms are available including tree house, wolf den and fireplace options. There is also a story time every night with animatronics entertainment.
This sprawling mini-metropolis on Paradise Island in the Bahamas offers eleven pools and seven different waterslides. However, it is the aquarium that has won awards for its unique layout of exotic ocean life including sharks, piranhas, octopus and multi-colored frogs to name a few. There is also a toddler camp available with loads of activities so you can steal away with your loved one for some adult time.
Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort
Located in Snowbird, Utah this resort comes complete with skiing for ages three to adult. Lessons for your toddler will have them sliding down the bunny slope on skis or a snowboard better than most wobbling parents. There is also ice skating, snowshoe tours, snow tubing and even luge sleds. In the summer there are over five thousand acres to hike through as well as other activities such as horseback riding, whitewater rafting and an Alpine slide.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Located in Orlando, Florida this spot can handle every toddler’s needs with ease and perfection. Even though the Magic Kingdom is toddler-friendly and worth the visit it is the Animal Kingdom that can really wow them. There are over two-hundred animals including one-hundred different species that roam freely throughout the grounds. Staying at the Animal Kingdom Lodge puts you and your child front and center in a massive outlay of authentic African bush complete with a visual and audible wildlife experience every night.
Out ‘n’About Treesort
This is by far one of the most unique resorts that will guarantee vivid memories even for a toddler. It is located in fourteen tree houses that sleep two to eight people nestled in the tree tops of Oregon’s Takilma woods. There is horseback riding, rope tying courses, rafting, pools, arts and crafts and zip lines. It is a Swiss Family Robinson fantasy come true.
These 5 fun vacation destinations for families with toddlers will make for a fantastic time for all. Enjoy time away together and discover all there is to stimulate and entertain you and your toddler.