Essential to the Orange County “vacation scene” are the huge selection of family friendly theme parks.
With so many theme parks and family-oriented activities in the area, it’s so easy to build your ultimate family vacation in Orange County. Your family can explore magical new worlds, view expansive movie backlots, and get up close and personal with the wildest of animals. Where do you begin? From the friendly faces of Mickey Mouse and Snoopy to kid-friendly rides and thrilling attractions for teens, everyone in your family will let their imaginations run wild! Everyone knows about Disneyland, try a dance with Shamu at SeaWorld, easy access provided by Greyline door to door.
Even education can be fun in the OC! Talk with the animals or explore family-friendly museums.
At the Discovery Science Centre children have a blast with the interactive exhibits and don’t even realize they’re learning about science. The Bowers museum of Modern Art its own Kidseum, where little ones can create their own masterpieces and touch hands-on exhibits from all-over the world.
In need of some down time? Plant yourself under an umbrella on one of our sandy beaches and let the family loose. They’ll have a ball building sandcastles, hunting for seashells or frolicking in the surf.
Of course, amid all this fun, you may need to feed your family. Family dining is taken to a whole new level of fun in Orange County with great family specials and theme restaurants galore.
Finally, wind down at one of the area’s family-friendly accommodation with kids suites and special treats. Howard Johnson, affectionately called Ho JO has amazing themed play areas and great activities for all the family.
Check out all this and more on the Anaheim OC visitors’ bureau site