It’s hard to believe that August is nearing an end, but the imminent arrival of fall isn’t stopping travelers from planning great getaways! According to TripAdvisor’s annual fall and Labor Day travel survey, 86% of travelers are planning leisure trips this fall, up 12% from last year.
Recent economic news isn’t stopping travelers either, with 76% of respondents saying their fall travel plans remain unaffected. In fact, 36% of travelers intend to spend more than they did last fall on leisure trips and 48% feel that fall is the most economical season to travel.
Other interesting findings include:
Top 3 Fall Activities:
1. View colorful fall foliage – 43%
2. Wine tasting/visiting a vineyard – 29%
3. Attend a state/county fair or fall festival – 23%
Top 5 U.S. Destinations Travelers Plan to Visit this Autumn:
1. New York City
2. Las Vegas
5. San Francisco
Are you planning on escaping somewhere this fall? Tell us where in the comments section below!