The sunny coastal state of California has plenty of fun family-friendly attractions for the oldest and youngest members of your brood. From amusement parks to piers to safari fun, the fun California has to discover offer for the entire family. From San Francisco to San Diego, there are a lots of things to do in California. Choose from the top California attractions, including museums, tours, and activities and save with a multi-attraction pass. There are too many excellent options year-round and some of the best vacation spots for kids are located in this beautiful state.
California's Great America, Santa Clara
This park offers rides and shows for the entire family. You can take in a 3-D animation show at the Paramount Action FX Theatre, take a spin on the world's tallest double-decker carousel, or head over to Boomerang. For families wishing to dine on their own food, the picnic area right outside the park's main entrance is available. The Lost Parents center offers bottle warming, formula, baby food, and some other special services with the park's youngest visitors in mind.
Redwood National and State Parks
Redwood National and State Parks are great for the outdoorsy kid who is ready to go beyond car camping. If either you or she wants a few more amenities, go to area state parks, like Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park near Orick; stay in the aptly named Elk Prairie area and you might get close-up views of huge Roosevelt elk.