Month Wise Travel Destinations in the United States

When planning a vacation the most common question that comes to our mind is “Where to Travel Next?”. And there’s nothing wrong with this question, especially when there are so many options to select from, thus making it a bit harder to choose the best destination for your next getaway.

But, no worries, we have compiled a month wise list of travel destinations in the U.S, that would give you an idea about places you can visit in the United States in specific months. So, let’s have a look at the top destinations.


The first month of the year is the coldest month in the northern hemisphere. The month is also the best period to enjoy skiing and other winter sports. Places that are suitable for vacation during January time are:- 

  • Death Valley National Park (Eastern California & Nevada)
  • Breckenridge, (Colorado)
  • Palm Desert (California)
  • Lanai (Hawaii)
  • Zion National Park (Utah)
  • Big Sky (Montana)
  • Miami (Florida)


The month with the least number of days than other months, but it doesn’t mean you will find fewer places to explore during this month. Here is the list of places you can explore in February;-

  • Santa Fe (New Mexico)
  • Bryce Canyon National Park (Utah)
  • Milwaukee (Wisconsin)
  • San Diego (California)
  • YellowStone National Park (Wyoming, Montana)
  • Table Rock State Park (South Carolina)
  • Lake Tahoe (California)


March is the first month that brings wild and windy spring and the bloom of spring flowers, making it the perfect time to visit the places mentioned below.

  • Olympic National Park (Washington)
  • Hill Country (Texas)
  • Asheville (North Carolina)
  • Key West (Florida)
  • Charleston (South Carolina)
  • Sevierville, (Tennessee)
  • Providence Canyon State Park (Georgia)
  • Promised Land State Park (The Poconos)


April month brings a plethora of holidays and observances stressing health, art, nature, and food, making this month tailor-made for vacations. Here are some of the places that are ideal for perfect vacation spots in April.

  • Seattle (Washington)
  • Tucson (Arizona)
  • Skagit Valley (Washington)
  • Ennis (Texas)
  • Moab (Utah)
  • Santa Catalina Island (California)
  • Disney World (Florida)


May is the month of the arrival of summer, the month of blossom, and the month when outdoor recreational activities and entertainment begins. Here are the top destinations to visit during May.

  • Oahu (Hawaii)
  • Mackinac Island (Michigan)
  • Denver (Colorado)
  • Lake Naomi (The Poconos)
  • Rainbow Springs State Park (Florida)
  • Southern Utah (Utah)
  • Jim Thorpe (The Poconos)


The month of June brings beauty to all-natural wonders, from flowers to mountains, from lakes to rivers, and from waterfalls to forests. Our list of top vacation destinations during the month of June is mentioned below.

  • Box Canyon State Park (Idaho)
  • The Adirondacks (New York)
  • Anza-Borrego Desert State Park (California)
  • Lake Harmony (The Poconos)
  • Blakeslee (Pennsylvania)
  • Chicago (Illinois)
  • Lehigh Gorge Scenic Park (The Poconos)


July is the month of celebration, the celebration of Independence Day, the celebration of fireworks, picnics, parades, and whatnot. July holidays are hot and plenty, the same as the places to explore and enjoy in the month of July. Here is a list of great places for a perfect vacation.

  • Ohau (Hawaii)
  • San Juan Island (Washington)
  • Delaware Gap Recreational Area (The Poconos)
  • Sequoia National Park (California)
  • Grand Teton National Park (Wyoming)
  • The Ozarks (Missouri)
  • Chincoteague Island (Virgina)
  • Hickory Run State Park (The Poconos)
  • Mount Pocono (Pennsylvania)
  • Bryson City (North Carolina)


The 8th month of the year is also the last month of summer. So, prepare for your holiday vacation, and here are some of the places to consider for your August getaway.

  • Glacier Bay National Park (Alaska)
  • Boulder (Colorado)
  • Half Moon Bay (North California)
  • Priest Lake (Idaho)
  • Lake Wallenpaupack (The Poconos)
  • Stonington (Maine)
  • Portland (Oregon)
  • Blue Lakes (Colorado)


September starts with the labor day holiday and everyone eagerly waits for the coming of indoor activities and the magical fall events. Select some of the below-mentioned unique places to enjoy your September specials.

  • North Cascades National Park (Washington)
  • Kenai Fjords (Alaska)
  • Seattle (Washington)
  • Wilkes-Barre (The Poconos)
  • Cape May (New Jersey)
  • Beaufort (South Carolina)
  • Charleston (South Carolina)
  • Seven Tub Recreational Area (The Poconos)
  • Boulder Field (The Poconos)


October month is a harbinger of Halloween and the harvest period which means it’s time for a family trip to the pumpkin patch and planning a getaway to witness the changing landscapes. Here are some of the best places to visit in October.

  • Blue Ridge Parkway (North Carolina)
  • Savannah (Georgia)
  • Door County (Wisconsin)
  • Acadia National Park (Maine)
  • Sleepy Hollow (Hudson Valley)
  • Chicago (Illinois)
  • Bushkill Falls (The Poconos)
  • Big Pocono State Park (The Poconos)


November is a great month for small and big holidays. It is the month to celebrate the harvest and blessing of the past year. Our top picks for November vacation are:-

  • Charleston (South Carolina)
  • Key West (Florida)
  • Napa Valley (California)
  • Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area (Oregon)
  • Havasupai Falls (Arizona)
  • Lake George (New York)
  • Great Salt Lake (Utah)
  • San Antonio (Texas)


The last month of the year also brings in some special celebrations like Christmas and also a period to prepare for the arrival of the New Year. Here are some of the best places to visit in December.

  • Miami (Florida)
  • Phoenix (Arizona)
  • Stowe (Vermont)
  • Yellowstone National Park (Wyoming)
  • Leavenworth (Washington)
  • Anchorage (Alaska)
  • Aspen (Colorado)
  • Sun Valley (Idaho)


Every place has something unique to offer and every passing month makes some places more attractive than others. So, don’t forget to check out suitable places for respective months and plan your vacation accordingly. 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



Sign in

Send Message

My favorites