The United States of America is a favorite destination for people around the world. Thousands of people flock to the USA annually for a variety of different reasons; the diversity in this country allows for everyone to find something that interests them. From the stunning West Coast to the iconic East Coast, each state offers a different perspective of the country that will leave you in awe. By making the decision to tour the United States, you will be visiting some of the most famous landmarks in the world.
9 Reasons to Tour the USA
Out of the thousands of must-see locations, here are 9 locations that show the diversity of the country and why the United States needs to be your next holiday destination.
1. New York City
New York hasn’t been named one of the greatest cities of all time for nothing! If you are looking for a city that will keep you on your toes, this is your answer. Experience the bright lights of Time Square at night, take in an aerial view of the city from the Empire State Building or indulge in hundreds of facts in the Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum, the tourist attractions alone will keep you occupied for days. If you are on a budget, there are also multiple free locations to visit, such as Central Park, Grand Central Station and Wall Street. Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the city that never sleeps and lose yourself amongst the skyscrapers.
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2. Disneyworld and Universal Studios
If you have kids, or are just a kid at heart, Disneyworld in Orlando, Florida is worth the trip. This Disney park is the original and biggest theme park of its kind and will need at least for 6 days to make a dent in the rides and sights, and see most of the several parks. Escape reality by visiting the ‘happiest place on earth’ and marvel at the thrilling rides, your favorite characters and happy faces all around.
If you are a fan of movies and tv, such as Harry Potter and the Simpsons, head over to Universal for a fun filled day of movie set recreations and amazing rides.
3. Key West, Florida
Keeping to our Florida location, Key West in the Southern-most tip of the United States and brags beautiful beaches, cute coastal towns and amazing snorkeling/scuba diving. This island is only accessible via a cruise ship or the Overseas Highway, which literally goes over the sea!
Nashville- a music lovers heaven! The Southern state, Tennessee is home to Nashville, a city alive with music, legendary venues and home to many country stars. Spend your time visiting music museums, such as Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum, visiting iconic venues, such as The Bluebird Café where Taylor Swift and Faith Hill were discovered, or having a drink and listening to up and coming musicians play writers rounds. If you are looking for a vibe, Nashville is your place!
5. The Many National Parks
Venturing away from the cities and more towards nature, the United State have plenty national parks that make for stunning photos or breathtaking views. The famous Grand Canyon, Rocky Mountain National Park and Yellowstone Park are just three of the many parks that will amaze you. These parks tend to be the side of America you typically don’t see on television.
Home of the stars! If you are hoping for a star sighting whilst in America, this is your best chance. From the Hollywood walk of fame, the Hollywood sign and many familiar landmarks made famous by movies, you won’t be easily bored here. Take a tour of the star’s homes, walk Sunset Boulevard or be silly in the Museum of Selfies.
7. Las Vegas
Found in the dry Nevada desert, this oasis has quickly become one of the most popular locations to visit in the states. Gamble the night away in one of the many glamourous museums or take a walk down the strip and enjoy the bright lights lighting up the night.
This stunning paradise is often forgotten as part of the USA. If you are looking for more of an island getaway for your vacation, America have that for you too! Hawaii has 137 islands, but the main islands are Honolulu, Maui, O’ahu and Kauai. Stunning hikes, warm weather and beautiful beaches are waiting for you here.
9 Washington D.C.
No trip to the USA is complete without a trip to the country’s capital city. You will find so much history and many famous landmarks here, such as the White House, the Lincoln memorial statue and the Washington Monument. With so many more things to explore, this city will keep you on your feet for days.
Book Your USA Tour with Harvey Travel Today
If any of these destinations interest you, there is no time like the present to check them off your list! The Harvey Travel team are experts in making your dream vacation become a reality. Whether you want to visit one destination for a 5-star week of sight-seeing, or you want to tour the whole country, we are here to make it happen. Call us today and let us know where to next!