Traveling with children can be a challenge, especially when it comes to deciding where to go next and what to do there. But whether you’re in search of a camping adventure or a thrilling amusement park, there are plenty of places right here in the U.S. perfect for your next family trip—many of which are easily accessible by car.
While the days of Covid-19 restrictions are largely behind us, it’s always important to check any local regulations when planning a trip. Booking early is also important as there is a surge of vacation-hungry travelers hoping to enjoy the summer as much as you are (be especially prepared with rental cars and flights). We’re all ready for a little “revenge travel,” whether it’s one hour away or straight across the country.
From camping in national parks to exploring cities like Boston and San Francisco, here are 51 vacation ideas for kids of all ages right here in the U.S.