Top 7 U.S Travel Destinations for International Visitors

As an international guest to the U.S, it can sometimes be very overwhelming to decide exactly where and when to visit during your stay.

United States tourism is, at times, overly complicated in the amount of options and attractions available, which we understand all too well here at Group Tours.

That's why we have made this handy guide for international guest groups looking for an uncomplicated, easy way to plan their next big trip. All you have to do is follow these three steps:

  1. Pick a location from below or one you already have in mind.

  2. Decide when you are going and what you want to do/see.

  3. Give us a call and let us handle the rest.


  1. New York City
    Ah, the Big Apple. This is the city where dreams are made, a bustling, and very popular, tourist destination international guests need to visit. Excellent food, essential United States landmarks and some of the most unique and interesting people await your group in NYC!Attractions You Need to See: 
    Empire State Building, 9/11 Memorial, Statue of Liberty, Times Square, Broadway, Fashion District, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, Smithsonian

    When You Need to Visit: April - June, September - November

    Aerial view of the Empire State Building at dusk, from the top of the Rockefeller Center - Manhattan, New York City, USA

    Aerial view of the Empire State Building at dusk, from the top of the Rockefeller Center - Manhattan, New York City, USA


  2. Chicago
    Deep dish pizza, world-class attractions, and a sea of skyscrapers...yep, we're talking Chicago! The Windy City offers international guests a Midwestern city delight, the area providing the perfect mix of urban bustle, beachside bliss, and Midwest charm.Attractions You Need to See: 
    Navy Pier, Chicago 360, Trump International Tower, Millenium Park, Magnificent Mile, Soldier Field, Willis Tower, Chicago Institute of Art

    When You Need to Visit: April-June, October 

    A View of the Chicago mid-River

    A View of the Chicago mid-River


  3. Washington D.C
    The country's capital is, of course, a must-see while visiting, Washington D.C being one of the most visited and most important cities in the United States.  Monuments and memorials cover the city with important American historical points you've got to see for yourself.

    Attractions You Need to See: 
    Jefferson Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Capital Hill, Arlington Cemetary, White House, Pentagon, National Mall, Washington Monument, Mt. VernonWhen You Need to Visit: September- November, March - May

    Washington D.C Capture, Ashton Bingam.

    Washington D.C Capture, Ashton Bingham.


  4. Los Angeles
    L.A is a fast-paced city that will show your group a more 'essential Cali' sort of travel, providing guests with top-notch exciting attractions and access to several popular beaches. Did we happen to mention Hollywood?

    Attractions You Need to See:
    Hollywood and Highland, Universal Studios Hollywood, Warner Brothers Studio, Venice Beach, Disneyland, Grauman's Chinese Theater, Griffith ParkWhen You Need to Visit: October- December, March - May

    Venice Beach, Pedro Szekely

    Venice Beach, Pedro Szekely


  5. Orlando
    Another city with world-famous attractions and recreation opportunities comes in at #5, the Floridian paradise of Orlando. Disney will greet your group here as the most visited attraction, though the city is truly chalk-full of them! The shore is a short distance drive from the city, this choice providing extra rec options!

    Attractions You Need to See:
    Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, SeaWorld, Kennedy Space Center, Busch Gardens, Gatorland, Orlando Eye, Ripley's Believe it Or Not, iFly OrlandoWhen You Need to Visit: January - April 

    Epcot Center Orlando

    Epcot Center Orlando


  6. Las Vegas
    Your group won't only find gambling and adult debauchery in Vegas, you'll also find world-class shopping, museums, and hotels, each holding so many different options that this stop is sure to please the whole group.

    Attractions You Need to See:
    The Strip, Bellagio, The Stratosphere, Mob Museum, Shark Reef, Spring Reserve, Madame Tussaud's Las Vegas, National Atomic Testing MuseumWhen You Need to Visit: March- May, September- November

    Las Vegas Strip from Cosmopolitan suites 2/8/11

    Las Vegas Strip from Cosmopolitan suites 2/8/11


  7. Maui
    One of the most popular beachside U.S tourist areas is hands-down Hawaii, a tropical paradise for those seeking sun, sand, and surf. Serious fun awaits in Maui, in particular, the area hosting some of the most naturally beautiful sites and exciting attractions.

    Attractions You Need to See:
    Haleakalā, Haleakalā National Park, Maui Ocean Center, Iao Valley, Waiʻanapanapa State Park, Bailey House Museum, Red Sand Beach.

    When You Need to Visit: April - May, September - November 

    Maui Sunset, Ruediger Gros

    Maui Sunset, Ruediger Gros