Good weather does a world of good to people. It can bring the best out of us, inspire travel and explore places to enrich and learn about different cultures. Spring time puts a spring on people’s feet to seek newer adventures and broaden horizons. While there are many places that you can visit during spring, there are some that offer more than the usual vacation getaway. If you know these hidden treasures, you will never look at March the same way!
Enjoy the salubrious climate and rejuvenating trip to the top 10 most popular tourist destinations in USA in March.
What makes Joshua Tree National Park so interesting? It is within the boundaries of Eastern California’s Joshua Tree National Park, that the Sonoran and Mojave deserts meet. Further, in the higher Mojave portion of the national park, it is surprising to view a number of unique rock formations called Inselbergs. Tourists can enjoy a rejuvenating time at the many beaches and bars in the enjoyable months of spring.
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This national park happens to be one of the most visited national parks in the United States. And, there is a good reason for it. During the month of March, the climate is pleasant and is perhaps the best time to plan a visit to the national park. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is home to many plant and animal species and is famous for brilliant views of the mountains. It is said that close to 1500 bears reside in this park. The park comes to life in spring and becomes a riot of vibrant colors.
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Zion National Park is considered the star among National Parks and National Monuments in Utah. Tourists will love Zion National Park as it displays layers of sandstone, towering cliffs, deep red canyons, mesas, buttes and massive monoliths. Zion’s fame is not because of its scenic beauty alone but also that it can offer interesting activities for its tourists. Tourists must explore backpacking or enjoy some of the best scenic drives anywhere. You will come away from Zion National Park feeling refreshed and relaxed, ready to take on the rigors of daily life.
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Virgin Islands National Park’s beaches, hills and valleys are extremely picturesque with an equally interesting history of civilizations that goes back to thousands of years. The islands of St. John are home to some of the most pristine beaches and white sands that make for an ideal tourist spot. It is interesting to note the islands are surrounded by live coral reefs. This means there is plenty of marine life that these reefs support. It can be fascinating to watch the brilliantly colored fish and other marine life. The Virgin Islands National Park enables 20 trails for hikers and tourists must make the best use of such trips.
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Big Bend National Park in southwest Texas is a favorite destination among hikers. It is undoubtedly one of the most far-flung national parks in the country. It is as if the rocks of Big Bend have a tale to tell. These rocks display thick deposits of limestone and shale. Day hikes and backpacking trips are very popular in this park, as they offer more than 150 miles of trails. So, pack some comfortable walking shoes to take in fresh air and use this break to commune with nature. Watching the park come to life in spring can change your perspective of life.
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Los Angeles is the hub for all things fun and March is one of the best times to visit the City. You will find yourself on your toes doing interesting stuff. Do not miss the parks for anything in this world. You cannot keep a tab on the time at the art museums, galleries and architectural landmarks. For all those shopaholic travelers, Los Angeles offers great deals and bargains on designer clothes, and accessories. The place is a hit for eat outs, street food and night life. You can watch plenty of movies too. For those interested in live music, there are many live bands to light up your evenings.
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Sun, sand and pristine blue waters are Miami’s specialties making it a leading destination of choice for fun, frolic and relaxation. This place has something for everyone. Tourists flock the luxurious hotels of Miami Beach to create everlasting memories. Night life is best on South Beach. Little Havana is another tourist hot spot. There are huge malls galore displaying spring and summer collections carrying huge discounts, you might just go crazy shopping here. Take an Art Deco tour to soak in the legendary architecture of the place. Miami Beach is known to offer fine dining, excellent nightlife and some of the best spas for you to relax and unwind. The indulgence is incomplete without some sporty stuff like a game of tennis or golf. Just strolling alongside the beach allows you to enjoy the magnificence of Miami cityscape.
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There is plenty to do in this city and so just drive around to see what this place is all about. All through the year this city is warm and enjoys a desert like climate. Yet in March, the weather is pleasant. This makes it the perfect time to visit Phoenix and enjoy the attractions. The Desert Botanical Gardens are a tourist attraction and can be visited during a day trip. The Arizona Science Center is an absolute treat and hosts many exhibitions and activities which is suitable for all ages. The Sonoran Desert offers an opportunity to enjoy the rugged landscape. In March, this landscape comes to life, with blooming cactuses and wildflowers covering valleys and hillside. Truly mesmerizing!
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For those that want to make the most of the sunny weather throughout the year, a holiday to City of Palm springs, at the base of San Jacinto Mountains is a treasure trove offering a delectable mix of amazing sights and experiences. You can soak in the rich art and culture of the place or choose to indulge in outdoor adventure and gaming. Tourists cannot miss the old world charm amid the desert backdrop of palm trees with amazing mountain views and inviting hiking trails. This picturesque place is the retreat of many celebrities and a visit to their homes is possible. Of course, you won’t be able to enter, but you may spot your favorite celebrity at the entrance of their homes.
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San Jose is situated on the plateau of Central Valley, so you know immediately that nature will strike you with a single blow. The capital of Costa Rica is home to numerous restaurants, museums and parks. Be sure to indulge in the hot springs and go on rainforest tour to spy colorful avian life. Coffee buffs will truly love the coffee tours that take them through aromatic coffee plantations. Be sure to visit the Gold Museum, the Jade Museum and the Insect Museum to see its collection of exotic bugs. The downtown is a bustling area with historic architecture, hospitable locals and quirky cafes and roadside eateries. Embark on a walking tour to explore the downtown and take in the historic side of the city.
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These are the top 10 destinations in USA that are perfect for a March vacation. These places offer an opportunity to welcome spring and rejuvenate the body and mind after a cold, long winter.
Tagged Arizona Science Center, Big Bend National Park, City of Palm Springs, Costa Rica, Desert Botanical Gardens, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Havana, Joshua Tree National Park, Los Angeles, Miami, Phoenix, San Jacinto Mountains, San Jose, Sonoran Desert, southwest Texas, Utah, Virgin Islands National Park, Zion National Park
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