5 Must See Attractions to Visit This Summer
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Each year my hubby and I try to go on at least 3 vacations. One in January to snowboard, then to the beach during the summer and lastly in October we sail away on a Carnival cruise. Needless to say we enjoy traveling! The process in which leads up to us booking consists of me scouring the internet for months scoping out prices and things to do. As much as we love to travel we try to keep each trip as budget friendly as possible! From the beautiful beaches in the Caribbean to the powder slopes in Boone our adventures know no bounds. We have several sites to see this summer and I want to share them with you! May your summer months be warm and abundant with the endless possibilities of places to go!
Visit Yellowstone and experience the world’s first national park. Marvel at a volcano’s hidden power rising up in colorful hot springs, mudpots, and geysers. Explore mountains, forests, and lakes to watch wildlife and witness the drama of the natural world unfold. Discover the history that led to the conservation of our national treasures “for the benefit and enjoyment of the people.” Explore off the beaten path to truly understand Yellowstone National Park. Embark on a tour of discovery to see firsthand the geological wonders and the multitude of wildlife that Yellowstone National Park has to offer.
Tours4Fun’s experienced guides with their local knowledge will take you to the wildlife hotspots to observe and photograph the abundant wildlife. We have installed safari style roof hatches in our vehicles for the ease of viewing the wildlife. You will view Old Faithful and some of the other 10,000 thermal features of the park. Viewing and understanding geysers, hot springs, mud pots, and fumaroles (steam vents) bring one back in time to the creation of the world. Depending on interests we will take short hikes on easy terrain and boardwalks to explore the small living wonders of the Yellowstone area. It is our mission to connect you to this breathtaking area and to leave a lasting impression on you and your family.
At the most famous natural wonder of the world, you’ll discover the millions of years that it took to carve out this massive canyon with And in a place like the Grand Canyon, there can be a lot to see and so many different ways to see it. Actually two separate parks, the Grand Canyon is divided into the Grand Canyon National Park which houses the North, South, and East Rim, and Grand Canyon West Rim which is managed by the Hualapai Nation Reservation and features the thrilling Skywalk. Tour the park by land, river, or air with the best in Grand Canyon tours including the famous Papillion helicopter tours and Pink Jeep tours. However, you choose to explore the park make sure to bring your camera to capture the jaw-dropping sights.
Yosemite tours and guided activities are a great way to discover the national park. You can find deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, a vast wilderness area, and much more. This nearly 2,000-square-mile Central California treasure that was established in 1890 contains giant sequoia trees, spectacular waterfalls, rugged mountains, pristine streams and unparalleled nature scenes. Yosemite National Park stretching through a portion of the Sierra Nevada Mountains welcomes more than 3.7 million people per year for activities such as hiking, camping, rock climbing, fishing, horseback riding, picnicking, skiing and snowboarding. Your Yosemite tour can lead you to Yosemite Falls, Bridalveil Fall, Mirror Lake, Half Dome, El Capitan, Mariposa Grove, Tunnel View and Tuolumne Grove.
Every year this natural wonder attracts more than 12 million visitors from all over the world looking to see the gorgeous Niagara Falls. Actually composed of three massive waterfalls –Horseshoe Falls, American Falls, and Bridal Veil Falls – Niagara Falls straddle the border between the United States and Canada. Niagara Falls tours run throughout the year, whether rain or shine or snow. Spring and summer are the most popular times to visits as the famous Maid of the Mist cruise runs seasonal and gets visitors up close and personal with the falls. However, even in winter the falls are a sight to see, as the normal 85,000 cu ft/s flow of water can become a frozen wonderland. Even with the cruise closed in winter there is still many tours of Niagara Falls, especially for the gorgeous Niagara Falls Illumination Show. Throughout there year visitors can also enjoy day trips to Goat Island, which offers sweeping views of Horseshoe Falls and Bridal Veil Falls; the Cave of the Winds tour, which brings summer visitors as close as 30 feet from Bridal Veil Falls; and the IMAX feature presentation at Niagara Adventure Theater.
Ancient and captivating, the lost city of Machu Picchu still stands today as the iconic symbol of the Inca Empire and one of the most sought after ruins for world travels looking to explore first hand the wonder of the world.
Just as Inca Trail begins in Cusco, the Salcantay Trek begins in the Peruvian mountain town of Mollepata and ends in Santa Teresa or Hidroelectrica where hikers may reach Aguas Calientes to enter Machu Picchu. Less used than the Inca Trail, the Trek acts as a good alternative during peak hiking seasons when permits are hardly to receive. The trip typically takes 6 days and passes around Salkantay Mountain.