Top 5 Holiday Travel Destinations for the Whole Family

November 20, 2023
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Did you invite your family over for the holidays but now discover that there are no rooms in the inn? Don’t get your tinsel in a tangle! The team behind TravelingToGive, the travel service that gives back with every hotel stay,  has a tree-topping list of destinations that sparkle throughout Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s, and every date in between. Best of all, these are havens tailored for the entire family’s delight.

Grapevine, Texas:

This Texan gem is a holiday wonderland, especially during Christmas. Families can immerse themselves in the magical atmosphere of Grapevine’s annual “Christmas Capital of Texas” celebrations. From the charming Christmas train rides aboard the Grapevine Vintage Railroad to the dazzling decorations at the Gaylord Texan Resort, there are ample activities for families. The city hosts parades, live shows, and even Santa’s Village, making it a delightful destination for kids and adults alike. Book hotels in Grapevine Texas here.

Strasbourg, France

Known as the “Capital of Christmas,” Strasbourg is a picturesque destination straight out of a holiday storybook. The city’s Christmas markets, including the famous Christkindelsmärik, offer an enchanting experience with beautifully adorned stalls, festive music, and delectable treats. Families can explore the city’s medieval streets, visit the stunning Strasbourg Cathedral, and enjoy the unique blend of Alsatian culture and holiday spirit. Find your perfect French holiday getaway here.  

St. Augustine, Florida

Escape the winter chill and head to St. Augustine for a sunny holiday retreat. Families can enjoy the “Nights of Lights” festival, where the entire historic district is adorned with millions of twinkling lights, creating a breathtaking display. The city offers various family-friendly activities, such as carriage rides, boat tours, and holiday-themed events, all set against the backdrop of the city’s rich history and beautiful architecture. Florida awaits! Find your stay here.  

Park City, Utah

For families seeking a snowy holiday adventure, Park City is an ideal destination. This winter wonderland offers world-class skiing and snowboarding opportunities for all skill levels. Beyond the slopes, families can partake in snowshoeing, snow tubing, and even dog sledding. The charming Main Street boasts festive decorations, cozy cafes, and unique boutiques, providing a perfect après-ski atmosphere for families to unwind together. Book your stay here.

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

With its abundance of family-oriented attractions, Pigeon Forge is a haven for holiday fun. Families can visit Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas, featuring dazzling light displays, live entertainment, and traditional holiday shows. The city also offers indoor water parks, interactive museums like WonderWorks, and the picturesque Great Smoky Mountains National Park for outdoor adventures, ensuring there’s something for everyone in the family to enjoy. Find great deals here.

These destinations cater to families by offering a blend of festive activities, cultural experiences, and diverse entertainment options, making them perfect holiday getaways for creating lasting memories together. Plus, by booking with TravelingToGIve, you can add generosity to every place you and your family stay. Learn more about TravelingToGive and Click. Travel. Give.