Best Places To Travel In January In the US


Even though the holidays are over and the winter has set in throughout much of the United States, that doesn’t mean you have to settle in, too.

Hop on a plane or hit the road and explore one of these best places to travel in the US in January.

Well.. It depends!

Where is The Best Place To Go in The USA in January?

Places like Florida, Arizona, or California are great destinations if you prefer warmer temperatures.

The Southeast region is an excellent choice for those seeking a chillier getaway.

Anna Maria Island, Florida

You won’t believe the colors and beauty of this place, not to mention the mild temperatures in January, with highs still in the low 70s.

Amelia Island, Florida

Looking for mild winter temperatures, great golf, historical travel, and a secluded old south feel? Consider a January vacation in Amelia Island, Florida.

Santa Cruz, California

Santa Cruz isn’t just great for summer travel because the weather hovers in the 60s most of the year. There’s plenty to do in January as well! 

Monterey, California

Monterey, California, is great to visit any time of year, but January is a beautiful time to see gray whales on their annual migration! 

New York City

There’s no question that when one thinks of quintessential places to travel in January in the US, New York City comes to mind. 

Tennessee  Smoky Mountains

From skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing to visiting historical sites, and exploring nature trails there are so many things to do in the Smokies in January.

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