The United States is the hub to an endless number of tourist destinations. A vacation package to this country needs to be prepared with care since otherwise, it could become too heavy for your purse! Rest assured, this country has several places that are affordable as well as worth exploring.
As a tourist, you need to know which are those places that will help you save a good amount of your cash without making your trip boring. Here is a complete list of destinations in the U.S. that are cheaper yet marvelous.
1. San Antonio, Texas:
San Antonio in Texas is a vast city that offers close-to-home vibes to the tourists. With its laid-back nature and Mexican culture sprawling to the brim, San Antonio can be easily experienced on a budget. Add to your vacation package the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park. This UNESCO World Heritage Site had under its control four of five Spanish frontier missions. Don't miss to check out the Alamo, the historical landmark of the city. The entrance to this place is free. The McNay Art Museum and Witte Museum offer a glimpse of the history of San Antonio and the art of many famous painters. Budget travelers can buy souvenirs and delicious Mexican food from Market Square. Wrap your trip with a visit to the River Walk, a serene destination with an array of top restaurants. Or simply sit and absorb the peaceful atmosphere.
2. Albuquerque, New Mexico:
Albuquerque was named as one of the inexpensive cities for a budget-friendly vacation package in 2019. Here you will find a wide range of activities and attractions that are free of charge at minimal rates. The Albuquerque Internally Balloon Fiesta is held annually in October. The entire destination comes to life with colorful hot air balloons that soar high in the sky. Witness several other interesting activities such as the carving exhibition, skydiving, and fireworks celebration. Affordable museums include the American International Rattlesnake Museum and the Albuquerque Museum.
3. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina:
Myrtle Beach is another budget-friendly destination to add to your vacation package. It has several accommodation properties to choose from that come at affordable expenses. Most of the hotels offer more facilities than what you pay for and are clean and hygienic. The Simeon Chapin Art Museum, Vereen Memorial Gardens, Murrells Inlet Marshwalk, Market Common are just some destinations that offer free admission. The Broadway at the Beach is home to everything, right from food, music to entertainment. It will satisfy your touristy vibes at lesser costs. Must-visit!
4. Branson, Missouri:
Branson is Missouri's cheapest destination with a variety of different attractions to tour. The Branson Landing Fountain Show is a delightful light show of music, fountains, and lights. The Dewey Short Visitors Center beside the Table Rock Lake is an exhibition center with native wall paintings, murals, maps, and an interactive movie session about the Table Rock Dam. Vacation packages offer hiking trails at the Ruth and Paul Henning Conservation Area. The Copper Run Distillery provides free tours to whiskey lovers. Taste the rum and vodka samples made by the experts.
5. St. Augustine, Florida:
One of the oldest cities of America, St. Augustine is a lively destination in Florida and also the cheapest. Tourists love St. Augustine Beach for its white sandy atmosphere and a chain of affordable beachside hotels. Vacation packages offer free or inexpensive church tours to the historical churches in the city including the famous Presbyterian Church and St. Augustine Cathedral Basilica. Don't miss the free ferry trip to Rattlesnake Island. The Fort Matanzas located here is a historical watchtower built by the Spanish. Kids, as well as adults, will love the Pirate and Treasure Museum which gives a wealth of knowledge about the history of pirates.
6. Colorado Springs, Colorado:
Colorado Springs is a prominent destination chosen by tourists who expect a rocky trip. It has several interesting rock formations such as the Gardens of the Gods and the Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. Both these destinations have no admission fee as such and can be explored at your own pace. Are you a lover of planes and aviation? Then the United States Air Force Academy is the place for you. Watch jets soaring high in the sky, and seek information about America's aviation history. Vacation packages offer hiking tours to the Helen Hunt Falls and Seven Falls in North Cheyenne Canon Park. Red Rock Canyons and Old Colorado City are other budget-friendly destinations to explore.
7. Raleigh, North Carolina:
Struggling to find a destination that will be suitable for children? Include Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina in your vacation package. Visit the Videri Chocolate factory and explore the chocolate world with a self-guided tour. Pullen Park is a free public amusement park that is one of the oldest ones in America. It is a favorite weekend destination for many tourists. It includes various spots for picnicking and several rides as well. ArtSpace is an art exhibition center where you can meet novice and professional artists. Tourists can buy original pieces of art and take art classes too.
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