Are you looking for a summer vacation destination in the US that offers something for everyone? Here’s a list of US summer vacation destinations by region. You’ll find fun places to visit and things to do all around the country!
Use this list of US travel ideas, tips and the resources below to find the perfect getaway destination based on the part of the country you want to visit.
From sunny beaches to stunning mountain vistas, historic cities to theme parks and beyond, there are plenty of exciting options available.
With so many choices, it can be hard to narrow down your search and decide where you should go. Check out these articles shared by our travel friends all about visiting various places in US in the summer!
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What to Pack for a Summer Vacation
Check out our Summer Packing List for National Parks
- Hiking shoes/boots!
- Darn Tough hiking socks!
- Trekking poles
- Wicking and quick-drying base layers
- Water bottles or hydration backpacks
- Healthy snacks
- Lip protection with sunscreen
- Polarized sunglasses
- Insect repellant
- Hand lotion
- Toilet paper (carry out in a bag – do not bury)
- Hand sanitizer
- First aid kit
- Bags to pack out trash
- Camera Gear – DOWNLOAD our free checklist!
Where To Go For Summer Vacation in the USA
- Summer Vacation Ideas
- Summer Vacations in the Southwest
- Summer Road Trip Destinations
- Summer Hiking Trails in the US
- June Vacation Ideas in the US by Region
- July Vacation Ideas in the US by Region
- August Vacation Ideas in the US by Region
US Northeast Summer Vacation Ideas
US Midwest Summer Vacation Destinations
US South Summer Vacation Ideas
Florida Summer Vacation Ideas
US Southwest Summer Vacation Destinations
California Summer Vacation Ideas
US Northwest Summer Vacation Destinations
Hawaii and Alaska Summer Vacation Ideas
Puerto Rico Summer Vacation Ideas
USA AUDIO TOURS (GuideAlong)
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