Top 15 Tourist Attractions in USA

The United States of America is a dream country where you can have the absolutely excited moments and make a wonderful experience. With its beautiful nature and various culture, it is possible to feel something different from your ordinary days and get inspiration for your life. Here’s the top 15 tourist attractions in USA – stunning scenery, American culture and stimulating cities.

1. Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty is the symbol of the United States which aims to build a country of freedom, and it is one of the most popular tourist attractions in USA. In 1886, Statue of Liberty was sent as a gift to the United States from France to commemorate the 100th anniversary of USA’s independent and the unchanging friendship of the two countries.

Statue of Liberty

2. Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park is the world’s first national park located in Wyoming, Montana and Idaho. In particular, the colorful color surrounding “Grand Prismatic Spring” is made by the thermophilic bacteria and mineral living around, and it’s just awe-inspiring! Also Yellowstone National Park is known for its abundant wildlife.

Yellowstone National Park

3. Hollywood

Hollywood
Hollywood is the center of the film industry in Los Angeles, California and there are many tourist attractions related to filmmaking. In addition to Hollywood Sign, Walk of Fame which is a street that is embedded star-shaped plates with the names dominating in the entertainment industry. Check out my travel to Hollywood – 4 Days Travel to Los Angeles.

Hollywood

4. Antelope Canyon

Antelope Canyon
Antelope Canyon is one of the unexplored regions located in Arizona, the United States. It’s a part of the Colorado plateau that was created by the bump of the Rocky Mountains and its erosion. The beautiful and mysterious sight with natural light comes through the crack of ceiling is the one cannot be missed. Check out my travel to Antelope Canyon – 3 Days Travel to Las Vegas and Grand Canyon.

Antelope Canyon

5. Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas Strip
Las Vegas is famous for a casino city that doesn’t sleep. Especially Las Vegas Strip is lined with flashy hotels that mimic the world’s famous tourist attractions, such as Eiffel Tower in Paris and the pyramid in Egypt. As you can walk around with watching the world’s tourist destinations, the town itself is entertainment. Check out my travel to Las Vegas Strip – 3 Days Travel to Las Vegas and Grand Canyon.

Las Vegas Strip

6. Hawaii

Hawaii
Hawaii is one of the most popular resorts in the world for tourists and every year many people visit and enjoy the beautiful Emerald sea, tropical climate and leisurely flowing time. Hawaii is the last member of the United States and it is located in the Pacific Ocean, 3200 km away from the mainland. Their beautiful beaches, majestic volcanoes, relaxing Hawaiian music, friendly local people and a lot more continually attract many tourists.

Hawaii

7. Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate between the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay and it is the symbol of San Francisco. Golden Gate Bridge has total 2,737 meters length and it is possible to walk across and see the whole San Francisco city from here. Because of the unique climate with a lot of fog, you might not be able to see the bridge clearly but this beautiful red-colored bridge is worth a visit.

Golden Gate Bridge

8. Orlando

Orlando
Orlando is the top amusement park city in the world, located in Florida. There are two major amusement parks – Walt Disney World Resort which has the world’s largest scale and Universal Orlando Resort. In addition, you can enjoy a number of attractions such as Kennedy Space Center and SeaWorld Orlando.

Orlando

9. Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls are huge waterfalls of Canada and the United States (north of Buffalo), and it’s one of the world’s three major waterfalls along with Victoria Falls in Zambia and Iguazu Falls in Argentina. In the US side, there is a Niagara Falls boat cruise called “Maid of the Mist” which you can see the breathtaking flow of water up closely and get the mist and the high negative ions.

Niagara Falls

10. Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon
Grand Canyon would be the superb view that many tourists visit and it represents the natural landscape of the United States. It is the oldest national park in the United States and the largest canyon in the world. The spectacular view that nature has produced over hundreds of millions of years is too good for words! Check out my travel to Grand Canyon – 3 Days Travel to Las Vegas and Grand Canyon.

Grand Canyon

11. Aurora

Aurora
Aurora is the one everyone wants to see by own eyes someday and it is possible to watch the aurora in mainly Alaska, Canada, Scandinavia, Greenland and Iceland in the world. The beauty of Aurora appearing in frigid night sky is just impressive and unforgettable! If you have a chance to visit Alaska, go see the curtain of fantastic light – aurora.

Alaska

12. White Sands National Monument

White Sands National Monument
White Sands National Monument is a vast white sand desert located in New Mexico. This area was the bottom of the sea in ancient times but it raised by crustal deformations and became a desert like now. In White Sands National Monument, you can see the magnificent view that has only two colors – the blue sky and the white sands and walk into the impressive landscape.

White Sands National Monument

13. Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore
Mount Rushmore is a mountain which has the huge sculptures of the 4 people who left the most important achievement among American History, located in South Dakota. From the left, you can see the faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln.

Mount Rushmore

14. Hamilton Pool

Hamilton Pool
Hamilton Pool is a lake of half underground in the Dripping Springs of Texas, which is made by nature. Several thousand years ago, the cave was collapsed by erosion and created this awe-inspiring pool. The waterfalls has run down to the pond in the dome-shaped cave from 14 meters height, and it makes Hamilton Pool more fantastic!

Hamilton Pool

15. Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park in California is one of the most famous National Park in the world, which owns 4000m-class mountains, 1000m of cliffs, huge waterfalls, vast meadows and beautiful creeks. What Yosemite National Park attract tourists most is its vastness and the untouched wilderness. As the activities, you can enjoy rock climbing, hiking, cycling and river rafting with the great nature.

Yosemite National Park