The Grand Canyon
Though you may not consider anything near Las Vegas to be a family-friendly vacation spot, the Grand Canyon in Arizona actually is. There are tons of activities, including river trips, guided bus tours, camping, and of course, simply enjoying the amazing view of the awe-inspiring, immense landmark from the South Rim at sunset. Before the kids turn into teenagers and start complaining about having to camp outdoors or spend quality time with their siblings, take a few days to enjoy to beauty and the fun of the Grand Canyon as a family. Plus, the child-friendly activities will keep everyone amused and maybe even let Mom and Dad get a few minutes of peace and quiet.