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Top 5 family holiday destinations

Traveling with kids doesn't have to be a headache, if you keep them busy, happy and entertained. The school holidays are always around the corner, so where should you go? Check out Skyscanner's top 5 destinations that have plenty of things to do, for a stress-free family holiday.

1. Orlando, Florida, United States

Being a kid is a state of mind, not an age. Yes, even for adults, Orlando’s theme parks promises to be a fun-filled adventure! Hang out with Mickey and friends at the Magic Kingdom of Walt Disney World, and ride some thrilling roller-coasters at SeaWorld and Universal Studios‘ Islands of Adventure. If you’re done with rides and performances for the day, there’s also great golfing and a cool city to explore.

Address: Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830 Website: Disney World Resort

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The entrance of Disneyland

Welcome to the Magic Kingdom!

2. Seoul, South Korea

Seoul’s cutting-edge urban environment masks a surprisingly family-friendly city. A trio of amusement parks – Children’s Grand Park, Everland, and the ever-popular Lotte World – provide endless hours of fun with zoos, parades, and of course, thrilling rides. If you want to educate on top of entertain, there’s the fun and informative Samsung Children’s Museum, historic sites like the Changdeokgung palace, and the cable car ride and nature of Namsan Park.

Everland Address: 199 Everland-ro, Pogog-eup, Cheoin-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea Website: Everland

Lotte World Address: 240 Olympic-ro, Jamsil 3(sam)-dong, Songpa-gu, Seoul, South Korea Website: Lotte World

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Colourful dancers at a parade

Join the colourful parade at Everland.

3. Hong Kong

Hong Kong is family-friendly for a simple reason: there’s something for everybody. Parents can indulge their passions for shopping and eating, while junior gets entertained at small but cosy Hong Kong Disneyland and the sea-themed Ocean Park. Ride the iconic Star Ferry for great views of the harbour, and climb up the Peak to get a perfect family photo. If you’ve got time to spare, check out the interactive Hong Kong Science Museum, explore the educational Sai Kung Geopark, or work off all that food on one of the city’s underrated hiking trails.

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Disneyland Address: Lantau Island, Hong Kong Website: Hong Kong Disneyland

Ocean Park Address: Ocean Park, Hong Kong Website: Ocean Park

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Colourful cable cars

Take a cable car up Ocean Park!

4. Bali, Indonesia

Sometimes we just want to laze around and have someone else take care of the kids. Forget hard-partying Kuta and fashionable Seminyak, instead head over to quieter, family-friendly Nusa Dua and Sanur. The key to a great beach holiday is picking the right resort, one that has "kids clubs" that organise activities to keep your children entertained. Our picks are Grand Whiz Hotel and The Mulia in Nusa Dua, and Oasis Lagoon in Sanur. Bored of the beach already? Send the young adventurers to the Bali Safari Marine Park and Bali Treetop Park!

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Bali Safari Marine Park Address: Jl. Bypass Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra Km. 19,8, Serongga, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80551 Website: Bali Safari Marine Park

Bali Treetop Park: Candikuning, Baturiti, Tabanan Regency, Bali 82191 Website: Bali Treetop Park

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A family of four at the beach

Hang out with the family on the beach.

5. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

For somewhere budget and closer to home, it’s hard to beat KL. There’s the Sunway Lagoon theme park, which contains a huge waterpark, petting zoo and shopping centre apart from some gravity-defying rides. Closer to the city centre is the exciting Cosmo’s World, and the Petrosains Discovery Centre, which has a singing dinosaur and a wonderful smoking volcano! Or take a short hop to Ipoh, for the Lost World of Tambun adventure theme park, and end the day with a well-deserved soak in the Tambun Hot Springs.

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Sunway Lagoon Address: 3, Jalan PJS 11/11, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Website: Sunway Lagoon

Cosmo’s World Address: Berjaya Times Square, 1, Jalan Imbi, Imbi, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur Website: Cosmo’s World

Petrosains Discovery Centre Address: Level 4, Suria KLCC, PETRONAS Twin Towers, 50088 Kuala Lumpur Website: Petrosains Discovery Centre

Lost World of Tambun Address: No. 2, Persiaran Lagun Sunway 1, Sunway City Ipoh, 31150 Ipoh Website: Lost World of Tambun

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![A dinosaur at the museum]( ""Rrrr!" goes the T-Rex at Petrosains Discovery Centre.")

"Rrrr!" goes the T-Rex at Petrosains Discovery Centre.

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Originally published on 29 May 2014 and updated in February 2017. Any prices are lowest estimated prices only at the time of publication and are subject to change and/or availability.