Let’s face it: Waiting until the summer starts to plan your Labor Day Weekend isn’t exactly the best idea ever… Maybe you’re a last-minute planner, or you actually never thought of doing anything else on the holidays besides fusing with your sofa while watching Netflix.
However, being a couch potato might is painfully dull. Why do you want to waste your life like that?
If you are sitting here nodding in agreement, but are not sure where to start, there are many popular holiday destinations still available to you. Believe it or not, hotel rooms, event tickets, and even restaurant reservations can be booked at the nick of time…If you actually know where to look for them.
Here are our top unique vacation ideas for Labor Day weekend
This tropical paradise is actually more accessible than you think, with many last-minute flights available for booking. Don’t limit yourself by staying too close to your home this summer, break away from the ordinary this season!
Some might think: "Isn't that too far?" Well, it is. But, if you're up for a unique experience, then Iceland is the perfect weekend destination for all of those who love a good adventure. Also, the famous blue lagoons of Iceland should be reason enough for you to look into this dreamlike location.
Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming
Along with an abundance of wildlife, the Grand Teton National Park offers some of the most spectacular mountain settings in the Americas. Start your Labor Day Weekend by enjoying the beautiful waterfalls and the horseback riding excursions. Also, make sure to visit the Jenny Lake shoreline.
If you’re looking for an accessible weekend destination with lots of historic charm, then Montreal, Canada, will be the perfect place for you. If you’re in the hunt for art galleries, museums, and trendy wine bars, then this French-speaking city will amaze you. Don’t forget to get on the Montreal Observation Wheel!
Riviera Maya, Mexico
There's nothing like a quick trip to Mexico. If you have a travel itch that isn’t easy to satisfy, then consider taking a trip to the Riviera Maya! Mexico’s Rivera Maya is packed with beautiful shores, more than 400 international-class hotels, famous restaurants, and it’s also the home of the beautiful national park Sian Ka’an, a corner of Mexico renowned for its natural splendor.
Lake Tahoe, California
Set across the border of California and Nevada, Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in all America. With its emerald and blue waters, this beautiful lake is ideal for swimming over the Labor Day weekend, and If you’re daring enough, it’s also a great scuba diving location. However, Lake Tahoe is not only limited to water activities, In early September you can also go on hiking and biking in the mountains that surround it. You won’t regret basking yourself in the spectacular landscape that can only be found in Lake Tahoe!
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