20 Cheap Travel Destinations Across America For Fun-Filled Vacations

91% of Americans are looking to practice better personal finance habits. So when it comes time for a vacation, don’t drain all your savings, or even worse, go into credit card debt.

With over 19,000 cities in America, there are many places for a vacation. Here are 20 cheap travel destinations across America to inspire your next fun-filled and budget-friendly vacation.

Jacksonville has 22 miles of beach (the most of any city in the state!), an extensive park system, fishing, museums, and even a craft beer scene.

1. Florida’s Jacksonville

You could spend your trip swimming, hiking, boating, or relaxing in Shoshone Falls Park for less than $10, and this destination has a long list of free hiking and outdoor sites.

2. Idaho’s Twin Falls

Perfect for those looking for cheap travel destinations for a family vacation, visitors call Council Bluffs a pleasant surprise.

3. Iowa’s Council Bluffs

Nature lovers, or those looking to escape the hustle or bustle of Boston, or New York City, will fall in love with all the region offers.

4. Massachusetts’s Berkshires

Branson is not only the #1 best value in U.S. travel according to Trivago but is described as the Orlando of the Midwest for its Disney World meets Nashville vibe.

5. Missouri’s Branson

With affordable hotel stays, all-you-can-eat buffets, and local restaurants, plus a list of free activities, Vegas is another one of the cheap travel destinations on this list.

6. Nevada’s Las Vegas

A go-to escape for centuries, there’s always been magic in back-to-nature Catskills. 2 hours from NYC and 3 from Boston, you’ll feel away, even if you’re close to home.

7. New York’s Catskills

In Fayetteville, there’s something for everyone. It’s home to two parks, more than 1,000 acres of recreation space, trails, lakes, and a new minor league ballpark.

8. North Carolina’s Fayetteville