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20 of the Top Places to Travel During the Christmas Season

Wondering where to travel at Christmas with family? While many people stay home over the Christmas holidays, it’s also a great time to travel. Whether you are traveling to visit family, or are traveling to experience a new destination, there are plenty of vacation spots for Christmas.

Every year, destinations across the world celebrate the holidays over the course of November and December. From special events like the Nantucket Stroll in early December in Nantucket, to the season-long activities at Disneyland Resort and the Walt Disney World Resort, there are lots of options for families looking to celebrate the holidays while on vacation. We found 20+ of the top places to travel for Christmas in the US and Canada (and one in Europe) by talking to other family travel bloggers. They are compiled and linked here. 

For more inspiration on where to travel with kids during the holidays, visit our Pinterest boards. And, check out this post for Christmas travel tips before you start booking. The holidays can be a busy time, so it’s definitely important to have a strategy before heading out on vacation.

We also have some tips for saving money on a family trip during school vacation.

There are lots of options for families looking to celebrate the holidays while on vacation. We found 20 of the top places to travel with kids during the Christmas season in the US and Canada (and one in Europe), and compiled them here.

20+ of the Top Places to Travel During the Christmas Season

Christmas Fun in Vancouver
Toronto’s Casa Loma Castle at Christmas Time
Garden of Lights at San Diego Botanic Garden
Nantucket Christmas Stroll Weekend
Gear Up for the Holidays in Seattle
Helping Make Travel Easier and Less Expensive (Christmas Edition)
A Christmas Market in Toronto
Fun Family Christmas at the Gaylord Texan
Union Square Holiday Market
Holidays at the Disneyland Resort
Christmas in Maui  Ten Annual Holiday Concerts and Activities
Christmas at Knotts Berry Farm with Snoopy & Friends
Sights from Gaylord Palms ICE featuring Shrek the Halls
Holidays in Phoenix at Zoolights
The Broadmoor: Christmas Paradise in the Colorado Rockies
Walt Disney World Christmas Events
Holidays at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
Christmas Events at the Gaylord Opryland
Christmas Activities in Grapevine, Texas

Have you been to any of these locations? What are your favorite places to travel to during the Christmas season?

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