Americans during this span of the year generally get busy packing up bags and gearing up to set their direction out of their town for the long weekend that traditionally marks the end of summer. This year, hotel search trivago reports that San Francisco is the most searched destination by US travellers for Labor Day Weekend and hence given the #1 position . There are as well many who are opting for the West Coast cities thus making it the #2 place of interest. Las Vegas and Los Angeles are also amongst the favorite destinations thus taking the #3 and #4 spots on the list, respectively.
But it is of no surprise that Orlando, Florida is the second most popular destination this year, for the Walt Disney World has always been a favorite Labor Day weekend getaway for the Americans. New York City is no less a place for visit for as per the records it is given the #5 position, followed by Atlanta, Chicago, Indianapolis, and then Myrtle Beach. However at the spot #10, is the Atlantic City which is as well a spot of tourist attraction! NJ completes the list of most popular Labor Day destinations.
This year Labor Day Weekend will be more fun as the Milwaukee, Wisconsin will be celebrating the 110th Anniversary of Harley-Davidson Motorcycles. It is estimated that over 60 artists (including Toby Keith, Aerosmith and Kid Rock) will be holding various performances over the three-day festival that honors all things rock, American, and motorcycles. During this span of the year, hotel rates are generally high in the Midwestern city, for a dramatic rise a 107% (to $358) is estimated over the holiday weekend. The rise in price is based on the average nightly price over that of the previous weekend.
Other destinations that experience a high price rise are the Ocean City, MD ($404), New York City ($313) and Key West ($303), where the 4th Annual Key West Brewfest will take place.
Canadian cities take the #4 spot on the list of top international cities that are duly visited by Americans on the occasion of Labor Day. Niagara Falls is amongst the #1 position that is mostly searched as an international destination. Toronto, ON took the third place; whereas Montreal, QC took the sixth spot and Vancouver, BC, is on the 11th spot. Apart from these places of interest, there are many other favorite international destinations that will surely be a huge hit on this year Labor Day is that of London, UK (#2), San Juan Puerto Rico (#4), Paris, France (#5), Barcelona, Spain (#7), Rome, Italy (#8) and Negril, Jamaica (#9).
Labor Day Top Destinations