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This Write-up Has a Collection of the Top Vacation Destinations

Top Vacation Destinations
The article deals with information about top vacation destinations in the world, and specifically in the US. Tourist spots suitable for families and couples are also presented through this write up.
Vacayholics Staff
Last Updated: Jul 4, 2017
There are many vacation destinations which can be counted among the best. There are, however, no fixed criteria/parameters to determine the same. There are many places spread right across the globe, some of which are less known. With the increase in revenue earned through tourism, governments are trying to promote it by increasing the influx of tourists. Here is a select list of some of the best destinations for some time off.


The Hawaii islands, which lie in the Pacific ocean and to the south-east of mainland USA, are known for their diverse landscapes of beaches, volcanic mountains, rainforests, and small, traditional villages. Six islands of the total eight, namely; Kauai, Molokai, Oahu, Big Island, Maui, and Lanai are the places to be visited. These islands have many tourist attractions right from beaches to trails for hikers.


The Alpine mountain ranges have led to an increase in the popularity of Switzerland as a global tourist spot. Its temperate climate attracts tourists who seek respite from the hot summer. The mountain peaks of 4000m height and a pleasant climate started attracting British tourists during the 19th century. Tourism is the main business activity in this country.


It is the most popular destination in India and attracts tourists from all over the world. It is famous for its beaches, churches, temples, and many other places. The Shigmo festival (Goan version of 'Holi'), Carnival, Christmas, and Ganesh Chaturthi are important celebrations. The Portuguese, who ruled this place, have left their mark on the culture and architecture.

San Francisco

The city of San Francisco is one of the popular tourist destinations in the US. It offers a lot for a tourist, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, Alcatraz, The Exploratorium, etc. which are a few of the important places to visit here. The Golden Gate Bridge, its most recognized symbol, is popular with pedestrians and cyclists.

Cape Town

Situated at the 'Cape of Good Hope,' it is one of the most diverse and multicultural cities one can imagine. Scenic views of the Atlantic coast along False Bay, Table Mountain, and the Constantia Valley attract a lot of tourists. Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay, and Simons Town are some other popular attractions. The Bloubergstrand and Table View suburbs which lie along the west coast are fast growing in terms of urban infrastructure.


Sydney is a cosmopolitan city in Australia, and is home to people from diverse cultures. The Australian tourism industry benefits a lot from the 3 million tourists who visit this place every year. The Sydney Harbor which is an important tourist spot has the Harbor Bridge, spectacular beaches, cruise rides, and many national parks.

Top US Vacation Destinations
  • Las Vegas
  • Hawaii
  • California
  • Texas
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • New York
  • Virginia
  • Colorado
  • North Carolina
US Family Vacation Destinations
  • Grand Canyon
  • Orlando Disney World
  • Rhode Island
  • Oklahoma
  • Lake Tahoe
  • Oregon
  • New Hampshire
Vacation Destinations for Couples
  • Italy
  • Las Vegas
  • Aruba
  • Jamaica
  • France
  • St. Lucia
  • Bahamas
  • Fiji
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Tahiti
  • Ireland
  • New Zealand
Couple hiking in New Zealand
Young couple on the beach
Fijian beach wedding celebration
Tourists in France
Aruba aerial view
Couple enjoying travel
Family Day at the Beach
Oklahoma City ??? Bricktown
Mother and Daughters
Family having fun at Grand Canyon
Harbour Bridge and Beach in Sydney
Kalk Bay and Simons Town
Constantia valley and Fish Hoek
False Bay and Table Mountain
Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, Alcatraz and Exploratorium
Temple and Church in goa
Beautiful Goa province beach
Maui Coastline and Lanai, Hawaii
Oahu and Big Island, Hawaii
Beach of Kauai and Molokai