Across the Atlantic, the USA offers something for everyone culture, history shopping and entertainment are just the start of what you can experience. With vast landscapes there is no denying its beauty and fascination. The USA blessed with natural treasures like its breath-taking Yosemite National Park, the world’s tallest and largest trees, amazing Death Valley and over 2000km of stunning beaches and rugged coastline.
Not forgetting its wildest theme parks and coastal attractions, the USA guarantees a great time for all. America is renowned for hot springs and relaxing spas.
USA Activity Highlights
For shopping in the US you will need to have plenty of room in your suitcase as there are so many bargains to be had, especially as the pound goes a long way. The shopping malls are destinations in themselves and bountiful designer outlets means you won’t be disappointed.
Dining in the USA is an event in itself. You can expect to enjoy world famed culinary experiences influenced by wide and varied cultures of Europe, Mexico and the Far East. Dining options range from fast food outlets, street carts, homely-dinners to celebrity-chef restaurants and you are sure to find something to suit every budget.
When it comes to where you’ll stay in the USA, you are certainly spoilt for choice, everything is bigger and much more than you’d expect. The majority of properties are air-conditioned, even the mobile accommodations such as the motor homes. You will have many types of accommodation to choose from depending on the type of holiday you plan to have. There are boutique city hotels, luxury mountain retreats, lakeside lodges, mountain cabins, motor homes and country inns to name just a few. Whatever you decide there is something to suit.
Nightlife across the USA will amaze you. From the excitement of the strip in Vegas, to Hollywood’s bright lights or take in a Broadway show! Wherever you go whether it’s the big cities or the charming towns there are clubs, pubs, bars and joints to ensure you have a great time.
Whatever your interest, you can be sure of an action packed adrenalin filled holiday in the USA. Skiing in Colorado, helicopter flights above the Grand Canyon, white water rafting in the Appalachian Mountains, rock climbing in North Carolina, jeep safaris in the Nevada Desert and scuba diving off the Florida Keys.
For adrenalin junkies who really want to push the pedals why not try a wide range of mountain bike trails around Lake Tahoe, or try some gravity racing car driving skills on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
For more gentle adrenalin activities, you might like to try hot air ballooning in New Mexico or try spotting your favourite animals and sea life outdoor pursuits. From the West Coast’s blue whales to East Coast’s grizzly bears, wolves, bison and elks all of which will amaze you.
Water sports abound with America’s bountiful lakes, coasts, seas and lakes there is something for everyone. From rafting, kayaking and canoeing to sailing on a mail boat or a windjammer or a paddle steamer on the Mississippi River. Surfers can test their skills in the white waters of Hawaii, California and New Jersey where you will find some of the largest waves.
Rail is the perfect way to sit back and relax and take in all the scenery America has to offer. A 21 day Coast to Coast tour will take you through some of Americas most spectacular natural wonders, from the sites of New York’s Statue of Liberty, The White House in Washington, Chicago’s Al Capone headquarters, Denver’s Rio Grande and Wild West, The Rockies, Grand Canyon, Los Angeles and San Francisco.
A themed fly drive is a great way to explore this massive expanse of land. Hire anything from a small car to a motor home known as RVs (Recreational Vehicles) and take to the roads where you can follow roads like Route 66 dubbed the mother road of the USA as it trails through the heartlands from Chicago to California, or the Alaskan Seaward Highway for waterfalls and ice blue glaciers, Route One for Big Sur and Carmel and the rugged coastline, or the Mississippi Blues Trail or Kentucky’s Country Music Highway an ideal for music lovers. Whatever you choose you will be welcomed in spacious caravan parks along the way, fully equipped with excellent facilities to ensure your holiday goes smoothly, though it is advisable to book in advance if you plan to stay at the national or state parks as they are very much in demand.
California in the west, boasts some of America’s biggest attraction and theme parks suitable for children and teens with innovative museums and attractions where they can be anything from an astronaut to a pirate.
Take the Napa Valley Wine train for a tour of the Vineyards of California The Napa Wine Valley Train offers a variety of dining options which you can experience as the train winds its way through the numerous vineyards.
For an action packed day, visit Universal Studios Hollywood for entertainment, thrilling rides and shows and see where some of the biggest block busters are made. Watch a real working movie set in action and with bars, shops and restaurants at City Walk a perfect way to end the day.
New York, on the east coast, where you can hail a yellow cab and head to the iconic Times Square, Rockefeller Centre and the Empire State Building. Don’t forget to check out the Manhattan skyline a perfect backdrop to the Statue of Liberty.
Without a doubt a trip to the Strip in Las Vegas will fill you with excitement, as you prospect at winning in the shiny casinos and partake of the round the clock party atmosphere that envelopes this city. The Stratosphere Tower will deliver an unforgettable view of the city’s colourful illuminations.
Florida boasts Universal Orlando Resort to include new attractions, Transformers The Ride in 3D and the Simpsons themed area – Springfield. Disneyland, Sea World, Epcot to name a few of its many attractions will captivate the hearts of both big and little kids.
With so many states to choose from and so much to do, give us a call and we will create your USA dream holiday for you and your travelling companions.