6 Funtastic Ways to Surprise Your Family with a Vacation

What is the best way to surprise your family with a vacation? There are so many fun and different ways to announce you are going on a trip but before you announce a vacation, you need to book it. When planning your trip, take a look at Get Away Today. They are a full-service, wholesale family travel agency that specializes in Southern California but can take you anywhere you want to go! They also have a Best Price, Best Service Guarantee, so you know you are getting the best deal. If you wind up going to Southern California, you can use promo code SCRATCHNSNIFF for an additional $10 off your package.

 
 

Not only does Get Away Today have the best vacation spots around, they also have some cute ideas to surprise your family with it. Here are six funtastic ways with the instructions and printables for various destinations for you. 

If you are going to Disneyland…

There are so many great ways to reveal a Disneyland vacation that it’s tough to pick one. Good thing Get Away Today has so many great options! From countdown chains to character invites and treasure hunts to a Mickey Mouse mirror, you really can’t go wrong. Take a look at these fun ideas and see which one is going to be fun to surprise your family with. 

If you are going to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter…

The new Wizarding World of Harry Potter is such a great addition to Universal Studios Hollywood and is definitely a must see whether you are a Harry Potter fan or not. This Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them pop-up card vacation reveal really gets your wizards and witches ready for a fantastic adventure! Check out the instructions and printable here. If you want something a little more mischievous then this Marauder’s Map vacation surprise might be perfect for you. 

If you are going on a cruise…

Cruises are the perfect vacation if you and your family are looking for a few different destinations in one trip. Whether you cruise with Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean, or even Disney Cruise Line, your family will have the time of their lives! Try this tropical word scramble for a fun way to surprise your family, Christmas time or not. If you are surprising your kids during another time of year, you can adapt this printable to a scavenger hunt or multiple separate gifts. You can find the printable and materials needed here.

If you are going to Hawaii…

Of course we can’t forget about Hawaii! Being such a fun and warm tropical makes it an awesome destination any time of year. A fun vacation deserves a fun surprise, right? And what is more fun than popping balloons? The cutest printable can be found here along with instructions and supplies needed for this balloon pop reveal. This is another great idea that can be adapted to different destinations besides Hawaii.

If you are going to a LDS Church History Site...

Are you mixing pleasure with history this year? The LDS Church History sites back east are beautiful in the fall and of course, there is always pageant season. Whether you are going to Nauvoo, New York, or Salt Lake City, try this Travel Mystery Word reveal. The first three cards should be the cards that make out the words, "Family," "Vacation," and "To." Then put whichever cards you will be visiting next and see your family start to connect the dots. Make it more fun by adding this LDS Mystery Word pack and putting your reveal cards at the end or in the middle of the pile. 

If you are going anywhere else…

This balloon surprise was made for Disneyland but can be adapted to any destination. All you need is a big box, some fun balloons and excited kids. Once they open the box and see where they are going- everyone is sure to “pop” with excitement! You can check out this vacation reveal here.

There are lots of different ways to surprise your family with a vacation. No matter where you go, be sure to book with Get Away Today. Their Best Price Guarantee makes any vacation destination an affordable one.  You can book now by heading to getawaytoday.com or by calling 855-GET-AWAY. If you end up going to Southern California, remember to use promo code SCRATCHNSNIFF to get an additional $10 off your vacation package. No matter how you book, let them know that Chicken Scratch n Sniff sent you and they will take great care of you!