Top Ten U.S. Summer Adventure Travel Deals
With 3,790,000 square miles of diverse environments, incredible landscapes and sophisticated
urban centers, the good old United States has a lot to offer to anyone looking for a wonderful summer
vacation, whether you live in or out of the country. Just because the economy is in trouble doesn't mean
you can't explore what it has to offer! Let's take a look at the best deals around for adventure
travel within the United States.
Top Five Multi-Day Adventure Travel Deals in the United States
1. Alaskan Vacation: Kenai Peninsula
Alaska has some of the U.S.'s most beautiful landscapes, and
the Kenai Peninsula is perhaps the cream of the proverbial
crop. From sea kayaking in Kachemak Bay to hiking in
Harding Ice field, you're sure to have the experience of a
lifetime in this hands-on, all-out tour de force through
America's most extreme state. Experience Hope, AK's gold-
rush charm, cruise beside glaciers in Kenai Fjords National
Park, and more on this intense one-week adventure travel.
2. San Francisco to Seattle
Some of the most beautiful country in the U.S. is just north of
Frisco, and that's where you'll be going on this one-week road
trip. You'll explore the wilds of Northern California, Oregon
and Washington State, stopping by in Mendocino, CA and
Redwood National Park. Hike through Crater Lake's highlights,
ride dune buggies through Oregon's National Recreational
Area, visit Mt. St. Helens and Alcatraz. This is sure to be a
fantastic trip, so book now while there's still space!
3. USA & Canada - Beginner's Trek
Take a trip through the Northeast, through New York, D.C. and
Philadelphia, through the storied streets of American history.
Then, proceed on to Niagara Falls and into Canada. You'll stop
by at Algonquin Provincial Park, Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto
and more before returning to the States and visiting Boston,
Plymouth Rock and Cape Cod. For anyone who's always wanted to see the Northeast, this is clearly the
trip you've been waiting for!
4. Hiking Yosemite & Canyons
Yosemite is certainly one of the world's most incredible
environments, and is a must for anyone serious about
experiencing the real America. This 12-day adventure
travel will take you through not only the National Park, but
through the Grand Canyon's epic heights, Death Valley's bleak
vistas, and the Sierra Nevada's spectacular scenery. It's truly,
genuinely, the trip of a lifetime.
5. Experience America Westbound
If you're up for a huge adventure, why not head across
the entire United States? This guided tour will walk you
through every step of the way, on a 3-week adventure
travel through the most iconic American landscapes. See the
facade of Mt. Rushmore, ascend to the top of Willis Tower,
witness the bubbling geysers of Yellowstone's Old Faithful and
more on this odyssey of Roosevelt-esque proportions.
Top Five Day-Trip Adventure Travel Deals in the United States
1. Circle of Fire Helicopter Tour
If you're already visiting Hawaii this summer, you absolutely
must tour Kilauea; if you're not visiting Hawaii, you really
ought to reconsider! Kilauea is the longest continuously
erupting volcano in the world. From your comfortable aerial
vantage point, you'll see black sand beaches, extraordinary lava
flows, stunning rock formations, tropical rain forests and
gorgeous waterfalls. It's truly a trip you'll never forget!
2. Kipahulu Horseback Tour
See Maui from a perspective rare in this fast-paced modern
world: on horseback! After a traditional Pule ("Prayer"), your
native Hawaiian Alaka ' I ("Guide") and Kaka ' O ("Guide-
Apprentice") will lead your group through back
country Hawaiian trails. Here, you'll witness firsthand the
authentic, natural beauty of the island. Don't forget to pack a
lunch and take your bathing suit for after-ride beach fun!
3. Upper Colorado River Scenic Float
Ahh, the Colorado. At once unforgettable and inviting, the
River beckons you to float down its gentle eddies. On this trip,
you'll drift slowly down an easy section of the Colorado, capped
off with some very gentle rapids. This calm, easy day-trip is
suitable for the whole family, with a minimum weight
requirement of 30 lbs. Sunbathe, swim, and simply have fun!
4. Forbidden Coast Snorkel Adventure
Another Hawaiian adventure travel! On this trip you'll
snorkel through La Perouse Bay and swim with Hawaiian
Spinner Dolphins, before travelling to Molokini Crater for
further underwater fun! Visibility at Molokini often surpasses
an incredible 180 feet, and you'll be able to witness the
secluded Molokini Crater Wall in all its beauty. After you
snorkel the Forbidden Coast, you'll have gone where very few
non-natives have ever ventured before.
5. Newport Beach Whale Watching
If you're in the mood for an easygoing cruise, this Whale
Watching Tour out of Newport Beach might just be
the adventure travel you've been looking for. Newport Beach
is right on a major migration path, so you're sure to see at least
half a dozen whales in only two hours, and perhaps even more!