Top places to visit in USA


Places that are common stop-offs with popular America tours such as Washington D.C., San Francisco and New York all feature in the top 20 list and all receive rave reviews.

The surprise package of the rankings was Maui in Hawaii as this was ranked as the number one place to visit in the US. The areas beaches and scenery were highlighted as being the main reasons behind its high ranking.

Yellowstone National Park was ranked as the second best place to visit in the US and was praised in the report for its stunning natural beauty and abundance of wildlife.

Washington D.C., San Francisco & New York high up in list

Unsurprisingly popular cities like Washington D.C., San Francisco and New York City rounded off the top five best places to visit in the US.

Washington was ranked as the third best place to visit in the US as it is home to a number of great attractions such as the White House, the National Zoo and its war memorials.

San Francisco came fourth in the list with the city’s Golden Gate Bridge and Chinatown being described as must-visit areas.

New York, which came fifth in the list, is a popular destination with many escorted USA tours for a reason as the report backs up. New York was praised for holding endless activities and for having a number of attractions such as Times Square, Wall Street and the Statue of Liberty.

Other destinations that featured in this year’s 20 best places to visit in the USA list were San Diego, Yosemite National Park, Honolulu, Orlando, the Virgin Islands, Anchorage in Alaska, Cape Cod, Chicago, Jackson Hole, Grand Canyon, Charleston, Las Vegas, New Orleans, Seattle and Aspen.

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