The United States is vast and expansive country. It’s natural attractions are seen by millions and whatever you may be interested in, there’s an opportunity to seeing some beautiful places with impressive coastlines, majestic mountain ranges, pristine lakes, beautiful foliage, and more.
You might think that getting to these place is challenging. Traveling can, at times, be stressful. However, fear not, as you can get around the country in a number of different forms of transportation, be it plane, train, or automobile! Don’t get stressed out about the little things, like parking in the airport. There are many different coaches and trains to get you from one place to another, so getting to each of these destinations below will be little to no hassle. Besides, getting there is half the fun – you never know what sort of side adventures you’ll get into during your travels.
Here are just 5 interesting places you should consider visiting on your next trip to the U.S.:
Zion National Park – Utah
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Utah’s oldest national park, Zion is located near Springdale and is famous for its sweeping views and surreal canyons. For anyone who likes a good photos and prides themselves on their photography skills, make sure you have the camera at the ready because this location contains awe inspiring views that you don’t want to miss. The canyon hikes have made it a thrill-seekers destination for decades, so if you’re a daredevil, be sure to visit this site.
Grand Prismatic Spring – Wyoming
To be honest there a number of attractions to see within this location, but perhaps the most beautiful on of them all is this Grand Prismatic Spring. It is the largest hot spring in the United Sates and also features and dark blue centre which you might relate to something from a fairy tale, but when the spring is in action you’ll see nearly every colour of the rainbow circling its edges, something of pure beauty.
Sequoia & Kings Canyon – California
You’ll truly understand the meaning of prosperity because the deafening silence and sheer size of the 1,000-year-old Sequoia trees will make you feel like you’re standing among giants. Within the canyon, caverns and foothills you’ll witness one of the tallest tree species in the world – General Sherman .
Lake Tahoe – California
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This location is known for its outdoor water sports and adventure. With a stunning 300 days of sunshine, you’ll need not to worry about missing out on that glorious sun. If you do, fear not, because it has a beautiful winter that can rival its summer. The summer is optimal for enjoying the outdoor activities, while its warm winter and massive snowfalls makes it a prime destination for those radical winter athletes.
The Wave – Arizona
This location is characterized by its exclusivity. A location that is famous for its crazy lined rock formations, the hike you’ll endure in getting the Wave is challenging and supremely scenic. You’ll want to prepare for this destination since the formation is well–known among hikers and photographers for its colorful, undulating forms and the difficult hike required to reach it. Due to the fragile nature of the formation and the large number of people wishing to visit it, a daily lottery system is used to dispense only ten next–day permits in person at the Kanab visitor center.