The Poconos Mountain Resorts are located within the vicinity of the picturesque Pocono Mountains. This amazing tourist destination is located two hours away from the cities of Philadelphia and New York. There are resorts of all types and designation. Some are designated couples-only while others allow for families and groups. Pocono family vacations are ideal for families that intend to spend some quality time together. Parents and their kids can enjoy fun filled activities that include kayaking, swimming, archery, outside camping, and golf. Additionally, families can also engage in skiing, shoe shoeing, skating, and toboggan runs.
The Proximity of the Poconos to the major cities of New York and Philadelphia endears it to persons living in these cities. This is because the resort offers a serene and tranquil environment where the city dwellers can take a retreat and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature away from the busy and noisy city. Pocono family getaways are ideal for families that would like to take time off the busy city life and just rejuvenate their strength as they bond with each other and spend some quality family time together. Families can check into one of the many Pocono resorts that offer fine dining and family events to the satisfaction of every family member.