With summer just around the corner, a lot of people are probably counting down the days until their vacations, and when we say a lot, we mean A LOT.
According to a new TripAdvisor survey, 87% of folks are planning a summer getaway this year. What’s more, 91% of those people will stay in the U.S. for their vacation, with the Northeast the most popular region for a summer vaca (27%). As for the types of vacations people will be going on, 47% are heading to the beach or the ocean, while 38% will go to a city destination.
- So, what are the most popular domestic destinations for summer this year? Well, Mackinac Island, Michigan tops the site’s list this year based on the greatest booking interest from spring to summer. Also popular is Bar Harbor, Maine and Block Island, Rhode Island.
Top Ten U.S. Summer Vacation Destinations
- Mackinac Island, Michigan
- Bar Harbor, Maine
- Block Island, Rhode Island
- Lake George, New York
- West Yellowstone, Montana
- Ocean City, Maryland
- Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts
- Anchorage, Alaska
- Jackson Hole, Wyoming
- Nantucket, Massachusetts