Kids go crazy for LEGOLAND California Resort, which features Lego-built cities, monuments and animals, plus interactive exhibits and rides. Families can snap a picture next to Bronte, the bright red brontosaurus at the entrance that reaches nine feet tall, or splash around in the massive water park. The LEGOLAND Hotel offers an amusing place to rest your head at the end of the day with 250 guest rooms from one of three popular LEGO lines: pirate, kingdom or adventure.
1 Legoland Dr., Carlsbad. (760) 918-5346 or california.legoland.com