Best Tourist Attractions in the USA
1. Grand Canyon National Park
The Grand Canyon is a world heritage site that lies on the Colorado Plateau in northwestern Arizona. It is famous for many reasons! It has a very wealthy fossil fuel background, one of the finest examples of arid-land erosion in the world and it has serval major ecosystems (to name a few). Visiting it is magical and it has a landscape like no other.
2. Yosemite National Park
Yosemite is one of the greatest national parks in the world and features a magnificent valley as well as many beautiful waterfalls. The tranquillity you’ll find when visiting is like no other! You can easily spend a whole day here – there is so much to do and see. Such as rock climbing, horseback riding, hiking, rafting, skiing (in winter) BUT so much more.
Yellow stone is also one of the worlds best national parks! If you’re ready for an outdoor adventure with friends and family, this is the place to visit. The landscape is picturesque and you might even see some wildlife sightings if you’re lucky. Such as mule deers, elks, mountain goats, black bears, Canada lynx, coyotes, bighorn sheep and more.
Maui is also known as ”The Valley Isle” and is part of the state of Hawaii. And is the second-largest Hawaiian island! It’s extremely popular and attracts over 3 million visitors each year. It’s known for its stunning beaches, heavenly sunrise/sunsets, views of migrating humpback whales and so much more. If you visit, you’ll understand straight away why it’s been voted the best island in the U.S.
5. Glacier National Park
Glacier Park is a national treasure! There are so many reasons to visit and activities to do. Include challenging hikes (with 734 miles to explore), rafting on the rivers, a relaxing boat ride, BBQ whilst watching the world-famous sunset and so much more! If it’s not on your USA bucket list yet, you won’t regret adding it.
6. Lake Tahoe
A large freshwater lake in Sierra Nevada mountains on the border of Nevada and California. It doesn’t matter which state that you’re staying in each side is absolutely magnificent. Whilst you’re taking in the breathtaking views and serenity of the lake there are many things to do. You can take part in different activities such as cable rides, rafting, boat rides etc. And there are many exceptional restaurants around the lake offering fine dining or just a casual stop off.
7. Golden Gate Bridge
The Golden Gate Bridge is an iconic sight to see in the USA! It’s a suspension bridge that crosses over the Golden Gate. And it connects San Franciso Bay to the Pacific Ocean! You can walk, run, cycle or drive across the bridge. There are also opportunities to join a tour guide and see the bridge whilst learning all about its history from below.
8. Statue of Liberty
Once again, a very iconic national monument in the USA that attracts millions of visitors each year. It’s safe to say it’s one of the world’s most recognised landmarks too, so it really is a must-see when you’re visiting the USA. It’s recommended that you take one of the tours available there so that you can learn about its history.