Top 10 Birthday Vacations

top 10 birthday vacationsIf you want to celebrate your birthday in style, then maybe you should consider taking a birthday vacation. It lets you celebrate a birthday in a unique way.

Your birthday vacation destination will depend on the birthday boy or girl's personal style and preference. Here are the top 10 birthday vacation destinations.

1. Disney World

Whether the birthday vacation is for a kid or someone who's a kid at heart, Disney World in Orlando, Florida, is a great birthday vacation spot. Disney World offers many special touches, including a complimentary birthday button, birthday cake and songs by the crew at any Disney retaurant, and more.

2. Disneyland

If you want to celebrate with Mickey Mouse and his friends on the West Coast, then head to Disneyland. The Park Plaza Inn books birthday parties that include music and cake decorating, and members of the party receive a party hat, souvenir cup, and mini birthday cake. Southern California residents get a discount.

3. Pebble Beach Golf Links

Birthday vacations for golfers will be a hit if they include a round of golf at this picturesque course in Pebble Beach, California, one of the top courses in the country. Play a round of golf and then celebrate with cake and ice cream at a nearby restaurant.

4. Las Vegas

If you're over 21 and like to party, then consider Las Vegas for a fun-filled birthday vacation. In addition to the extravagant shopping, the hot clubs, and casinos, you'll want to take in a show like Blue Man Group, a magic show, or a spectacular Cirque du Soleil show. If you get tired of the casino scene and the strip, there are plenty of places outside the city to explore. Many people enjoy renting a car and visiting Hoover Dam for a change of pace.

5. Enchantment Resort

This spa in Sedona, Arizona is the perfect place for a pampered birthday vacation. Enjoy the beauty of Sedona along with a full service spa that includes massages, manicures, facials, whirlpools, and healing practices. Visitors can also enjoy horseback riding and hiking. A trip to Sedona will be a truly rejuvenating experience for your loved one’s birthday.

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6. Hawaii

Regardless of which island you visit, birthday vacations in Hawaii can include luaus, beaches, surfing, and enjoying the beautiful mountains, waterfalls, and ocean. Visitors to Oahu should check out the Royal Hawaiian on Waikiki Beach for music and dancing. Each island offers plenty of opportunities to explore the outdoors. Depending on which island you visit, there are waterfalls, coral reefs, and volcanoes.

7. New York City

A trip to the Big Apple is the perfect way to spend a birthday. Whether you're watching a Broadway show, strolling through Central Park, or buzzing around Times Square, you're sure to enjoy your birthday in the City That Never Sleeps. There’s no shortage of upscale shopping and attractions to make for a memorable birthday vacation. Stop by Grimaldi's Pizzeria in Brooklyn for a delicious meal.

8. San Francisco

This top vacation spot is perfect for those who want to explore Pier 49, tour the Golden Gate Bridge, or take a trolley through town. Don't forget to pick up some world famous Ghirardelli's chocolate!

9. Los Angeles

Birthday vacations in sunny Los Angeles won't disappoint. There's no shortage of things to do. Experience luxury shopping on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, visit the beaches, or cruise down the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

10. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Whether you're strolling along the 60-mile stretch of beach, or taking a swing on a championship course, Myrtle Beach is a great place to get older.