Top places to visit in USA this summer:
Summer vacation is approaching and its time to think again about the vacation ideas.
Going on vacation with kids is always exciting .
But it gets difficult sometimes to pick one destination.
It is wise if the vacation is pre planned so that hotel ,air tickets and tours are booked at better rates.
Some of the popular destinations to visit in USA during vacations are discussed below:
Located in Kissimmee Orlando, Disneyworld is the favorite and popular destination among kids and adults too!!
Disneyworld is the largest amusement park in the world.
Disneyworld in florida includes 4 theme park-
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Disney's Magic Kingdom
Disney's Hollywood studios
And 2 water parks are:
Disneys Blizzard beach
Disney typhoon lagoon
There are some other popular amusement parks near Disneyworld like Seaworld, Universal Studio ,Legoland .
Orlando International Airport is the nearest near Disneyworld.
The capital of USA is home to many monuments and architectural building. Its one of the frequent visited place in USA.
Some of the popular destinations in Washington D.C are:
United States Capitol Hill
The Washington Monument
Jefferson Memorial and Tidal Basin
National Gallery of Art
National Mall and Veterans Memorials
National Zoological Park
Washington National Cathedral
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
The nearest airport is Washington Dulles International Airport
Paradise on the earth, Hawaii is a cluster of many small and beautiful Islands. Its stunning beauty is breathtaking and relaxing.
Its pristine beaches stuns the visitors and that is why it is one places that is visited by the visitors very frequently .
Hawaii is also a very popular honeymoon destination.
Hawaii offers nuemerous activities for visitors, hiking in Scenic rainforests, beach activities like swimmimg, snorkeling ,scuba diving,kayaking,
sea sailing,whalewatching and dolphin tours.One can also do biking, horse riding or take helicopter tours.
The main hawaiian island to visit are Island of Hawaii or the Big Island,Oahu,Maui,Kauai,Molokai, and Lanai
Oahu popular attractions are:
Hanauma Bay- Snorkeling
Pearl Harbor and USS Arizona Memorial,USS Missouri,USS Bowfin,Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor
Koko Head crater
Polynesian Cultural Center
Dole Pineapple Plantation
Ala Moana Beach
The nearest airport in Oahu is Honolulu International Airport
Big Island attractions:
Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park- drive,bike,hike or take helicopter tours
Kealakekua Bay Snorkeling
Waipio Valley-drive,bike,hike,take helicopter tours or horse riding
Mauna Kea Summit- stunning views at the tallest mountain.
One can indulge in various activities here. These places can be seen by helicopter tours or one can drive or do bike tours.
Nearest airport to reach big island is Kona International Airport at Keāhole.
Maui's Popular attractions are:
Road to Hana
Haleakalā National Park
Old Lahaina Luau Maui
Snorkeling in Molokini Crater
Lahania- Beach,dolphin and Whale watching,sea sailing, snorkeling and scuba diving
Pacific Whale Foundation at Maalaea
Kula Botanical Garden
Kahului Airport is an international airport located in Maui. All the islands can be visited by flying from oneisland to another through these airports
Kauai Attarction are
Nā Pali Coast State Park- camping,hiking,scenic views and lush waterfalls
Wailua Falls- hike to the stunning water falls
Waimea Canyon State Park- Spectacular views , scenic drive/hike.
Kalalau trail - 11 miles trail
Maha'ulepu Heritage Trail -Poipu
Sleeping Giant Trail
Kalaupapa National Historical Park
Phallic Rock (Ka Ule o Nanahoa)
Molokai Harbor (Kaunakakai)
St. Philomena Church
Kepuhi Beach (Maunaloa)
Palaau State Park
Lihue Airport is an international airport in the island of Kauai.
Lanai Culture & Heritage Center
Garden of the Gods at Lanai city
Munro Trail at Lanai City
Lanai airport is the nearest to visit the Island of lanai.
San Francisco is located in North California and is very famous destinations among tousrists in the whole world.
Each year thousands of visitors visit San Francisco from around the world.
Some of the popular attractions are:
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park
Aquarium of the Bay
San Francisco Cable Car Museum
California Academy of Sciences
De young museum san francisco
Legions of horror
Japanese tea garden
Lomabard dstreet/crooked street
Oakland Bay Bridge
Muir Woods National Monument
Nearest Airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International Airport.
San Diego is located along Pacific coast in the state of California. It is famous for its splendid beaches and enjoyable amusements park.
San Diego has warm weather, the hottest month is August, which is also the best time to visit.One can indulge in many activities in San Diego like
biking,camping, water activities like jet skiiing, para sailing, snorkeling, kayaking, cruising and whale watching.
San Diego is world famous for its beaches. Its coastline runs approximately 70 miles.
One can relax, sun bath or walk at the beach or indulge in other beach activities.
Some of the known beaches to visit in San Diego are:
La Jolla shores
La Jolla Cove
Apart from beaches San Deigo is also well known for its amusement parks and other fun places that can be visited with the family.
It is suggested to combine and save by buying a city pass or go city card .Some of the fun family places to visit are:
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
USS Midway Museum
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Maritime Museum of San Diego
Old Point Loma Lighthouse
Cabrillo National Monument
San Diego can be visited any time of the year . Kids love beaches so summer is the best time to visit with kids and family. But if someone
wants to avoid crowd then the best time to visit is either from March - May or in fall.
The nearest airport is San Diego International Airport, also called Lindbergh Field. There are many car rental options available inside the airport.
New York City -New york city is located in New york state.Its located in east side on Atlantic coast.
Some of the attractions in New York are:
Statue of Liberty
Empire State Building
American Museum of Natural History
National September 11 Memorial & Museum
Madison Square Garden
It is Suggested to combine and save by buying a city pass or go city card .
If you are flying to New York you have choice of two International airports and one domestic:
1. JFK - John F. Kennedy International Airport- It is an international airport in New York.
2. LaGuardia Airport - It is a Domestic Airport in New York.
3. Newark Liberty International Airport is an International Airport located in New Jersey which is very near to New York.
Washington State also called Evergreen State is located in the Northwest of United states . Pacific Ocean borders its coastline.
Washington is a very beautiful state. Its scenic locations are mesmerising .
SeaTac Airport is the nearest international airport. Some of the popular destinations to visit in this state are:
San Juan Island
Mount Rainier National Park
Olympic National Park
Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument
Mount Baker - Snoqualmie National Forest
North Cascades National Park
Los Angeles also called LA ,is located in southern California.
It is also one of the top visited US cities which is known for its Hollywood stars and perfect weather.
Popular destinations in LA are:
Universal Studio Hollywood
Iconic Hollywood Sign
Hollywood walk of Fame
Shopping at Rodeo Drive
La Conservancy Walking tours
Santa Monica Pier
History Museum of Los Angeles
La Brea Tar Pits
Hollywood Wax Museum
Los Angeles International Airport is the nearest airport.
These places are just a small list to see during summertime in USA.
USA is huge and offers a large variety of fun destinations.