The best family vacations in America this winter

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Thinking of heading to America with your family this winter? Read through this list of top winter family attractions and get your ESTA application submitted now. You won’t want to miss out on these awesome adventures.

Orlando – Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World is Florida’s dream destination and it is noted around the world for being one of the best places for families. Orlando has a nice warm winter, so it also offers a nice break from the cold of the UK.


This little known Missouri town is jam-packed with family-friendly activities. Take your family on a replica of the Titanic, head to the Sights & Sounds Theatre and enjoy a huge light show. This city is affordable and fantastic for a winter getaway.

Sanibel Island

Florida’s Sanibel Island enjoys warm temperatures in the winter but can get cold at night. Walk along the sandy shores and head to Sanibel lighthouse before indulging in some fine seafood. This tranquil getaway will offer a nice change of pace at Christmas.


For those who love skiing or snowboarding, Gatlinburg is the place to visit. The winter sports on offer also include ski-tubing. When the cold gets too much, you can head inside to the popular Ripley’s Aquarium.


Head to Breckenridge in January to see the latest creations of the International Snow Sculpture Championships. This is a sight well worth seeing and it will amaze both adults and children alike as you pass through this snowy wonderland.

New York City

If you want to see Christmas in all its glory, head to New York City. Go and see the Rockefeller Center’s massive Christmas tree and eat to your heart’s content!


For families with animal-loving children, Tampa offers the perfect range of destinations. Head to the Florida Aquarium, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo and watch manatees at the Tampa Electric’s Manatee Viewing Center.

To get your holiday plan underway, complete your ESTA visa application today and enjoy the wonders of winter in America.