A Look At The Top Ten Places To Visit In The USA
The United States offers a host of attractive locations to see, visit and enjoy where you can explore historical architecture, beautiful entertainment else get to know the local culture.
Top 10 Places To Visit in the USA
Out of them some places are sought after more than others due to their structure, value to society or as a popular recreational venue.
Here is a look at the top ten places to visit in the US:
1. Grand Canyon
Out of the many places that are a must to visit, the Grand Canyon stands first due to its sheer majestic beauty. Situated in Arizona State, it a steep canyon that is 277 meters long and about 18 meters wide, created millions of years ago by the Colorado River.
2. Times Square, Manhattan
Get into the busiest place in the US by visiting Times Square, Manhattan. It extends from West 42nd to West 47th street. It is referred to as ‘Crossroads of the World’ and gets about 50 million visitors annually. It is a bustling pedestrian area and one that has the best tourist and entertainment sections.
3. Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls is a stunning waterfall located on the U.S Canada border, falling from a height of 167 meters. It is a place of sheer majestic beauty and a valuable source of hydroelectric power, which is used for commercial, industrial and recreational purposes.
4. The fabulous Statue of Liberty
None can miss the fabulous Statue of Liberty, which stands at a height of 152 feet and is the largest statue in the world. Tickets to tour the place include visits to the crown, pedestal and ground. Dedicated to the Roman liberty goddess, it was erected in 1886 and gets more than 3.2 million visitors per day.
5.The Yellowstone National Park
The Yellowstone National Park is a place of majestic natural beauty, covering 3500 square miles on top of a volcanic hot spot. Geysers, hot springs and waterfalls abound the place and it is filled with picturesque natural beauty with 12 campgrounds and more than 2000 places where tents and RV camping is done.
6.Walt Disney World Resort
Walt Disney World Resort is the top of everyone’s list of places to see in the U.S. Setup in 1971, spanning 25000 acres it us full of the most attractive themes and rides. Even a week is not enough to explore the myriads of entertainment venues here, not to mention the eateries and host of thrills like nowhere else.
7. Las Vegas Strip
Las Vegas Strip is a most attractive of places to visit in the US, owing to the huge number of hotels, resorts, casinos and entertainment venues that are lined up in just this one place. It is called the All American road and is a picturesque sight at night, when all the lights are on.
8. Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Bridge is a must to see for its sheer majestic beauty. Connecting the Golden Gate strip with San Francisco Bay Area and Pacific Ocean, it is the most photographed bridge. The American society of Civil engineers has declared it as one of the Wonders of the Modern World.
9.Glacier National Park
Check out Glacier National Park which covers more than one million acres of land. Home to the most exotic and beautiful of flora and fauna typical of this region, it is the place for campaign, hiking, trekking, river rafting and much more. It is also a UNESCO world heritage site.
10.San Antonio River Walk
San Antonio River Walk is a scenic place with its beautiful restaurant, hotels, eateries, shops, retail outlets, etc. More important here is the public artwork on display as well as the five historical missions, both of which make it a major tourist attraction.