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List of the Best Family Vacation Destinations ranked from best to worst. Taking a vacation with your family can be a lot of fun, but is can also be a lot of work. A great family destination has to have fun activities for the kids while offering plenty of things for mom and dad to do. Which is the best family vacation destination? Vote on this list and make sure your favorite spot ends up on top.

The first place that comes to mind as a great family destination is Walt Disney World. The Magic Kingdom brings out the kid in all of us. The teacups and flying Dumbo's are classic kid's rides and mom and dad can get a thrill riding on Space Mountain. Circus Circus in Las Vegas is also a great spot for the entire family. There is gambling for the parents, games for the children and a live circus act that everyone can enjoy.

If you are looking to get out into nature during your family vacation be sure to check out one of our spectacular National Parks. The Grand Canyon is a must see spot for the whole family. Its breath-taking beauty will impress kids and parents alike. Yosemite National Park offers families easy and moderate hikes that will encourage teamwork and build the bonds of family.

Which is the best family vacation destination? Just looking for some kid-friendly trip ideas? Vote on this list and let us know which family friendly vacation spot is your favorite in the comments section.
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1
58 41
Disneyland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Disneyland Resort, Anaheim, California

2
41 37
Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
smart43 added California, USA

3
41 39
San Diego is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
California, USA

4
32 16
Hershey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Pennsylvania, USA

5
40 39
San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

6
43 28
New York City is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
New York, USA

7
20 5
Dublin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Ireland

8
21 6
Niagara Falls is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Niagara Gorge

9
35 23
Washington, D.C. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Contiguous United States, USA

10
33 21
London is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Great Britain, United Kingdom

11
17 5
Cape Cod is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Massachusetts, USA

12
18 8
Boston is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Massachusetts, USA

13
51 44
Walt Disney World is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA

14
39 32
Paris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Île-de-France, France

15
16 8
Vancouver is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
British Columbia, Canada

16
14 6
Rome is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Lazio, Italy

17
14 6
St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Missouri, USA

18
35 30
Grand Canyon National Park is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations

19
33 28
Honolulu is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Hawaii, USA

20
15 8
Cape Town is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Western Cape, South Africa

21
14 8
Nantucket is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Massachusetts, USA

22
30 27
Universal Studios Florida is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Orlando, Florida, USA

23
11 5
Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Minnesota, USA

24
11 5
Wisconsin Dells is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Wisconsin, USA

25
19 15
Martha's Vineyard is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations