US fall vacations ideas in 2021
This year has probably been one of the most difficult and challenging for the tourism industry in the last century. As people were forced to stay home or travel a lot less due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, travel destinations were closed throughout the world and certain countries took strict measures regarding incoming tourism. The United States is still dealing with the serious issue of the Covid-19 pandemic, but in the last months, tourism has been opening up again and travelers have a lot of choice regarding the best US destinations to visit in fall 2020. It is still probably best to avoid crowded cities and extremely popular destination, yet there are still a lot of wonderful natural areas and wonders to explore and discover. Some of the most enchanting fall scenery can be found throughout the United States and many national parks welcome visitors in complete safety. Of course, there are still some health regulations to uphold, but these should not impact the overall travel experience of any traveler. Here are some of the best and most fascinating places to visit in the US this fall:
New England Foliage
One of the most famous regions to admire the colorful fall foliage each year, New England offers plenty of hiking paths and routes to experience the beauty of nature. From the pleasant villages along the Route 169 road to the stunning White Mountains of New Hampshire, through the fascinating forests of Vermont and Maine, there are plenty of destinations to experience
Aspen – Colorado
Mostly famous as a winter destination, Aspen can also be enchanting during the fall season, surrounded by charming forests and majestic mountains. It offers plenty of opportunities for active holidays, including awesome hiking trails, but also rock-climbing, fishing, horseback riding and adventure sports.
Yellowstone National Park
There are not many things to say about the Yellowstone, as it is one of the most popular and magnificent national parks in the world. It is a great destination to escape the hustle of the city and experience pristine natural wonders. There are plenty of hiking routes to explore the park and its attractions, such as the fascinating geysers and the rich wildlife
What better place to avoid the crowds than the wilderness of the far north. Alaska is probably one of the safest places to visit in the United States and fall is a unique time to see the stunning nature of Alaska. From the Wrangell St. Elias National Park to the Kenai Fjords National Park, there are plenty of wild destinations to explore and admire
Great Smoky Mountains
One of the most fascinating natural destinations of the US, the Great Smoky Mountains can be found between North Carolina and Tennessee. Dense forests cover the ridges of these marvelous mountains, filled with a rich biodiversity and especially beautiful during fall.
US Virgin Islands
If the weather seems too cold during the fall in continental United States, travelers can certainly choose to relax on the pristine beaches of the Caribbean in the US Virgin Islands. Apart from the beaches, there are also plenty of safe water activities as well as the authentic local culture.
Author – Dimitar Aleksiev
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