So, you are taking a family vacation to Wilmington. Well, since you will be travelling with your kids, it is extremely important that they do not get bored. Let me share with you some of the main activities to participate in in Wilmington.
We start off with the Children’s museum in downtown Wilmington. The museum is a perfect start to the day. The museum teaches kids and keeps them entertained. It has many different rooms for kids of all ages. There are rooms with pirate ships, gravity walls, the sand room, the dress-up room, the science room along with an area for your toddlers. It also has a diner with international cuisines. Your kids and you will never be bored in this museum and the admission fees will not cost you a fortune!
Next, take your kids to the serpentarium. This place satisfies the curiosity of all kids – young and old. With more than a hundred species of reptiles, snakes and crocodiles, you and your kids will be fascinated and thoroughly entertained. You can look at and experience species like the black mamba, vipers, king cobras, pythons, crocodiles and monitor lizards. The serpentarium allows you and your kids to enjoy the many wonders of the reptile kingdom in a controlled environment.
If you felt alive by this experience, the next location will take you to another level. The next destination is the Totem Inn Zoo. This is one of the biggest zoos in the state. The zoo houses many animals from around the world. You can look at and interact with exotic animals like the white tiger and the giraffe. The petting area of the zoo will allow you and your kids to interact with many different docile animals, feed them and become friendly.
Let us continue our adventure by visiting the Jungle rapids – a water park and amusement park that operates during the spring and summer seasons. You can enjoy activities like miniature golf, arcade type games, a huge jungle area and go-carts. Activities like laser tag, the many water slides and a snack bar in the park will ensure that you are never bored or hungry. The facilities keep both adults and kids entertained and this place is a must-visit.
The next trip is to the Battleship of NC. This experience transports the entire family back to World War II. Your kids can take part in the various activities and games designed for them while you can wear authentic sailor uniforms, hear stories of battles fought, explore the decks, buy mementos from the gift shop and unwind.
At the end of your sightseeing, go visit the many beaches in Wilmington. You can explore the coastline, relax, shop and enjoy the sights and sounds while your kids enjoy the atmosphere on the beach. As you can see, Wilmington offers you and your family a number of options that will keep you entertained while educating your kids and ensuring that the entire family has a great time.
A good tip when traveling on a budget to any destination, actually, is to book things like flights and hotels (in Norwegian fly og hotell) ahead of time. That way you can save a lot of money and spend it on something more fun.