ummer heat can be unbearable, but these destinations are great places to escape the heat.

Here are some of the most stunning U.S. destinations that you'll enjoy visiting this summer:

Maui, Hawaii

Maui is the second largest of Hawaii's islands and known for its beautiful beaches, including Kaanapali. It has a tropical climate year-round and is a good place to visit in the summer due to its warm temperatures.

If you're looking for a place that has an active tourist industry, Maui offers activities like horseback riding, snorkeling, surfing, scuba diving, and ziplining.

Kodiak, Alaska

Kodiak is the largest city in Alaska and offers some amazing outdoor adventures. With an average temperature of 64 degrees in July, you’ll be able to enjoy all the activities that this small town has to offer without overheating or sweating through your shirt.

It's home to some of the best fishing and hiking in the region, as well as world-class wildlife viewing opportunities. There are also plenty of camping options if you want to get away from it all.

Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

If you're looking to escape the summer heat, this is a great place to do so. Located in Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park is home to impressive mountain peaks, clear lakes, and abundant wildlife.

Klamath Falls, Oregon

If you’re looking for a bit of relief from the summer heat, Klamath Falls offers a wide range of options. It's located on US Route 97, about three hours south of Portland and two hours north of Bend, Oregon. The area is known for its outdoor activities and natural beauty, but it also has great food and wine to offer visitors.

There are over 60 wineries in the region that produce award-winning wines‚ÄĒand some even have distilleries on site! You can visit one or two during your stay or take in an entire tour with one company like Wild West Wine Tours (which also offers tastings at local breweries).

Acadia National Park, Maine

Acadia National Park is a national park located in the state of Maine. It is America’s only coastal national park and has been called one of the most beautiful places in the world. It is made up of Mount Desert Island, which includes Bar Harbor, and a number of smaller islands off its coast. The area is filled with hiking trails and scenic drives that offer stunning views.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina, and Tennessee

If you're looking for a great way to escape the summer heat, head to this national park! Known for its dense forests, mountains, and lakes, it's the perfect place to cool down in the summer.

Explore some of the most beautiful scenery in all of America as you hike through old-growth forests and see waterfalls. If you're feeling adventurous, try whitewater rafting or horseback riding on one of the many trails that wind through the park's mountains. You'll be amazed by all that nature has to offer when you visit this stunning park!

These are just a few of the stunning U.S. destinations that are great places to visit this summer.

Of course, tastes differ and everyone will have their own opinions, but hopefully, you've found this list to be helpful!

If you're up for traveling by train, check out these destinations to travel to around the U.S. in our class: Traveling the U.S. by Train

Aug 1, 2022

Live Clases by

Russ Eanes

View All