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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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56 38
Disneyland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Disneyland Resort, Anaheim, California

2
40 33
Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
smart43 added California, USA

3
38 37
San Diego is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
California, USA

4
40 24
New York City is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
New York, USA

5
38 36
San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

6
29 14
Hershey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Pennsylvania, USA

7
18 4
Dublin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Ireland

8
18 5
Niagara Falls is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Niagara Gorge

9
30 18
London is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Great Britain, United Kingdom

10
14 4
Cape Cod is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Massachusetts, USA

11
31 23
Washington, D.C. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Contiguous United States, USA

12
36 29
Paris is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Île-de-France, France

13
14 5
Cape Town is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Western Cape, South Africa

14
13 4
Sesame Place is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Sesame Place Langhorne, Pennsylvania, USA

15
13 4
St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Missouri, USA

16
14 6
Boston is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Massachusetts, USA

17
14 6
Vancouver is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
British Columbia, Canada

18
12 4
Rome is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Lazio, Italy

19
16 14
Detroit is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
midgetslayer added Michigan, USA

20
15 8
Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Pennsylvania, USA

21
45 42
Walt Disney World is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA

22
12 6
Nantucket is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Massachusetts, USA

23
18 14
East Hampton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
New York, USA

24
30 28
Honolulu is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Hawaii, USA

25
11 6
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Asia

26
11 6
Berlin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Germany

27
31 30
Grand Canyon National Park is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations

28
17 14
Martha's Vineyard is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations

29
27 27
The Wizarding World of Harry P... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Orlando, Florida, USA

30
27 28
Yellowstone National Park is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
United States of America

31
9 6
Reykjavik is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Europe

32
26 27
Universal Studios Florida is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Orlando, Florida, USA

33
8 5
Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Minnesota, USA

34
8 5
Wisconsin Dells is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Wisconsin, USA

35
8 5
Tokyo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Japan

36
8 5
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Asia

37
7 4
Lisbon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Lisbon District, Portugal

38
7 4
Bahamas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Americas

39
12 10
Barcelona is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Catalonia, Spain

40
27 35
Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Adder added Nevada, USA

41
29 33
Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations

42
16 34
Santa Barbara is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
smart43 added California, USA

43
16 18
Mount Rushmore National Memori... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations

44
17 20
Kauai is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Hawaii, USA

45
8 8
Madrid is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Community of Madrid, Spain

46
6 6
San Juan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Puerto Rico

47
6 6
Denali National Park and Prese... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations

48
17 26
Disneyland Paris is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Adder added Paris, France

49
4 4
Bermuda is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Americas

50
9 16
French Riviera is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Family Vacation Destinations
Adder added France