New Years Eve family packages are available for a number of great destinations, so you might start planning something other than a hometown celebration. Perhaps a family trip to the Caribbean will be in the cards come the end of the year, or maybe you have aspirations of heading to a European capital such as Paris to enjoy the fireworks display and a host of fun activities. The options are seemingly endless, so get creative when trying to come up with ideas for 2016 New Years family breaks.
New Years Eve Family Packages
Many New Years Eve family packages include a stay at a theme park resort. In the US, Orlando's Disney World is among the more popular theme park resort destinations, as is its Californian counterpart of Disneyland. The Hersheypark amusement park in Hershey, Pennsylvania, is also worth considering when trying to come up with ideas for New Years family breaks, and Tampa's Busch Gardens is just one more option. Destinations like these offer spectacular fireworks displays on New Years Eve, and more often than not, the attractions stay open longer. They all also feature an array of nearby hotels as part of their New Years vacation packages.
When escaping to a warm weather destination is the aim, the 2016 New Years Eve family packages for the Caribbean are a good place to start. Many Caribbean vacation packages are of the all inclusive variety, and you can definitely take the family to an all inclusive Caribbean resort for New Years. A more hassle-free travel experience there could hardly be. All your meals and drinks will be covered, and the kids can treat themselves to complimentary snacks throughout the day. Free activities keep everyone in the group busy throughout the day, and there's nothing wrong with lounging around your comfortable room or doing little more than sunning on the beach.
If you are more interested in enjoying snow activities during your New Years family break, then keeping an eye out for ski resort packages is arguably the option of choice. There are plenty of world-class ski resorts in the US and Canada, and it's no different in Europe. When you're not skiing or snowboarding during your ski resort vacation, you can often enjoy a slew of other family friendly activities, such as tobogganing and ice skating. It's hard to rank the best ski resorts for families, as there are so many good ones. Plenty offer specialized skiing and snowboarding lessons for the little ones, not to mention babysitting services that allow the parents to enjoy some free time together. Top resorts such as Aspen, Vail, or Whistler Blackcomb can be excellent places to look for deals.
For some, New Years family breaks that involve a visit to the big city will be the most tempting. There is no shortage of fun things for families to do in most big cities, and often times, a variety of free activities and events can be enjoyed around the Christmas and New Years season. New York City is among the top US cities, while destinations such as Sydney, Paris, and Vancouver are worth keeping in mind on the international front. In the UK, New Years family breaks in Edinburgh are popular, as the city offers plenty of fun family-oriented activities during its four-day Hogmanay celebration.
New Years isn't just a time for adults to let loose and celebrate. Families with kids can find plenty of fun things to do on New Years breaks. New Years Eve family packages can help you plan the perfect end of the year escape, and should you want to go the hassle-free route, you can always book an all inclusive deal. Either way, booking everything well in advance is recommended so that you can get the best deals.