The US is a huge country but this simply means there are hundreds of places which are worth visiting. In fact, there are simply too many sites to visit in one vacation.
This is why the Travelers’ Choice Awards selects the 25 best places to travel in the US in 2018; it will give you an idea of where you should be going for your next vacation.
How The Results Are Obtained
TripAdvisor is behind this award list and uses a complex algorithm. Factors which are considered include the reviews of the attractions. Customer opinion regarding the hotels and restaurants are also important.
It also looks at the booking interest in specific destinations and the ultimate destination chosen.
Surprisingly August is one of the best months to travel as you’ll receive the best discounts. Take a look at the list below to see your favourite destinations and some surprising entries in the 25 best places to travel in the US in 2018.
Then book your vacation!
- New York
The list of attractions in the city that never sleeps is virtually endless. It’s best to go in August and the average hotel is $406 per night.
- Maui, Hawaii
Many people call this paradise on earth and it’s easy to see why. October is the cheapest month and the average hotel is $484 per night.
- Las Vegas
This place needs no introduction. Average hotel is $207 per night and April is generally the cheapest month to visit.
- Oahu, Hawaii
The second entry for Hawaii on this list! See the impressive Pearl Harbor and emerge yourself in history before hitting the beach and the surf.
It’s best to visit in November and the average hotel is $365 per night.
- Orlando, Florida
Visit in August and expect an average hotel price of $203 per night. This is one place where the fun never stops!
- Chicago, Illinois
This is also known as the Windy City but a beautiful place to visit. Hotels are an average $285 per night and December offers the most attractive deals.
- San Diego, California
With almost wall to wall sunshine, you’ll be guaranteed to enjoy your stay here. Try April with an average cost of $226 per night.
- San Francisco, California
Another destination which is famous the world over for good reason. The best deals are in April with an average hotel price of $347 per night.
- New Orleans, Louisiana
Everyone should visit this magnificent city at least once in their life! Try going in August and expect an average hotel of $246 per night.
- Island of Hawaii
You can sum this up in one word, paradise. Try visiting in May when average hotel prices are $332 per night.
- Washington, DC
It’s the capital! What else do you need to know? Visit in August for the best deals with an average of $320 per night.
- Miami Beach, Florida
Return to the sun in September and enjoy one of the hottest destinations on Earth, in more ways than one!
Visit in September and expect to pay $335 per night.
- Los Angeles, California
Sample this sunny city and enjoy the delights of Hollywood. May offers good savings with the average hotel being $225 per night.
- Key West, Florida
White sandy beaches and palm trees, what more could you ask for? Book a trip for September to get the best discounts. The average hotel is $406 per night.
- Charleston, South Carolina
With an average hotel charge of $227 and excellent discounts in December, this could be your next Christmas vacation.
- Nashville, Tennessee
Famous for its music and musicians, you won’t be disappointed. Try visiting in August where the average hotel room is $229 per night.
- Savannah, Georgia
This metropolitan city is surrounding by beautiful countryside making it a truly stunning place to visit. Go in August for the best discounts and pay an average of $178 per night!
- Boston, Massachusetts
This is another stunning city to visit in December. The average hotel is $379 per night; reflecting the glamour of the place.
- Myrtle Beach, California
This is potentially one of the most famous beaches in the world and with good reason. Head there in November and enjoy an average room rate per night of $175.
- Branson, Missouri
The average hotel room is just $103 per night with excellent discounts in April.
- Seattle, Washington
This city is famous as the setting for the movie ‘When Harry Met Sally’ but there’s much more to this place than that!
Get the best deals in April and expect to pay an average hotel of $282 per night.
- Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
With average hotel rates at just $150 and good discounts in May, there is no reason not to visit!
- Sedona, Arizona
Experience some of the most stunning scenery in the world while visiting a cosmopolitan city. Go in July and find average hotel rates of $241 per night.
- Austin, Texas
You’ll be amazed by how much is packed into this city. Visit in July for the best discounts and find hotel rooms for an average $206 per night.
- San Antonio, Texas
May is the best time to visit this modern city set in an oasis of green. Hotel rates are $143 per night on average.