This doesn’t always need to be the case, though. As it turns out, there might some perfectly beautiful islands that could be right near where you live. That’s why we thought it would be fun to take a look at some of the best islands the United States of America has to offer.
These islands are all over the map. There are some on the East Coast and some on the West Coast, just the same as there are some in between. Likewise, you’re going to find islands in the far north, and those in the far south. So, if you want to take an island vacation, but would like to do so in a fraction of the travel time, then read on! These are the 20 best islands to visit in the USA!
1. Nantucket (Massachusetts)
If you haven’t had the chance to experience life on this island, then perhaps this is the summer when that should change.
2. Amelia Island (Florida)
Those who are looking for outdoor experience while taking their island vacation will love this Florida destination.
3. Block Island (Rhode Island)
Just a short ferry ride away from Connecticut or Rhode Island, there’s a reason that New Englanders spend much of their summers here.
4. Chincoteague Island (Virginia)
One of the coolest things you can catch at this Virginia island is the annual pony swim, which is pictured above.
5. Hilton Head Island (South Carolina)
It’s one of the most popular vacation destinations in the country, and there’s definitely a reason for that.