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Best places for Valentine’s Day 2024 in USA – romantic cities to celebrate

Trying to identify the best place in the USA to take your partner out on Valentine’s Day 2024?

If yes, congratulations. You are a good partner.

When it comes to surprising our Valentine, no amount of time is enough.

It is high time you start planning your Valentine’s Day.

Check out our list of the best places for Valentine’s Day 2024 in the USA.

Get romantic in New York

Valentine's day for couples in New York, USA
This Valentine’s day you can take romantic walks in Central Park, New York. Oneinchpunch / Shutterstock.com

If your idea of celebrating love is as simple as strolling through Central Park go for New York.

If it is having a classy dinner at one of the top-notch restaurants in the city, yet again go for the Big Apple.

This Valentine’s Day add some color to your already colorful life – choose New York.

There are enough parks, museums, shopping malls and restaurants here. All these will keep you busy the whole Valentine’s Day week.

Romantic shows in NYC

# Frozen, The Musical # Lion King on Broadway
# Phantom of the Opera # Aladdin, The Musical
# Harlem Jazz Concert # Chicago, The Musical

Lovey-dovey activities

# Lights Night Cruise # Best of NYC Cruise
# Woodbury Shopping Tour # Cruise around Liberty
# Italian Food Tour # Cup Cake Tour
# Central Park Carriage Ride # Central Park Bike Tour
# Daytime Helicopter Tour # Helicopter Tour at Night

Couple friendly attractions

# One World Observatory # Empire State Building
# Top of the Rock # Statue of Liberty
# Museum of Natural History # Metropolitan Museum
# Intrepid Museum # Guggenheim Museum

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Escape to Honolulu with your partner

If you want to escape from the crowd to celebrate your Valentine’s Day in 2024, Honolulu is the best place for you.

You can watch breathtaking sunsets and indulge in crazy surfing.

The cozy sand and all these make Honolulu one of the most romantic and chilled out places in USA.

While you are there, don’t miss out on the farm-to-table cuisine.

Go to Honolulu and relax like a monk.

Dig your toes in the sand or try water sports with your partner.

Once tired, watch the sunset with your partner accompanied by a few rounds of mai tais.

# Visit Pearl Harbour # Circle Island Tour
# Diamond Head Hike # Zip Line Adventure
# Helicopter Tour # Photography Tour

Romantic water activities

# Whale watching # Dolphin Watching
# Snorkeling tour # 2-hour Shark Dive
# Sunset Cocktail Cruise # Fireworks & Dinner Cruise
# Boat Tour in Waikiki # Submarine tour

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Hold hands in Miami

Whether you are in love or looking for the cupid to hit, celebrating Valentine’s Day in Miami is a fantastic idea. 

Miami is one of the most attractive and stylish cities around and is perhaps one of the best places for Valentine’s Day 2024 in USA.

A stroll on the beach with your partner. Or better still book cruise party.

If you prefer animals over humans, swim with the dolphins.

Once the day’s activities are over, get out and enjoy the Miami lights.

You can add an extra dash of romance to your Valentine’s Day 2024 celebration by booking Andrea Bocelli’s Valentine’s Day concert.

Couple activities in Miami

# Everglades National Park # Airboat + Alligator Show
# Airboat Night tour # Speedboat Tour
# Luminosa Festival # Millionaire’s Row Cruise
# Miami Dance Cruise # Segways at Sunset
# Wynwood Art District # Food Tour of Miami
# Fly with Superflight # Fly Over Miami

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Express your love in San Francisco

One of the most romantic places in the US, San Francisco will never disappoint you on Valentine’s Day!

There are a lot of romantic getaways in San Francisco that will take your breath away.

Valentine special bay cruises are for people in love.

Get onto to one of them this Valentine’s Day and enjoy it with your partner and special drinks.

There are three options – the morning cruise, the sunset cruise, and the dinner cruise with dancing.

San Francisco also has many romantic bars such as Biron Wine Bar, The Hidden Vine, Two Sisters Bar etc.

Without a doubt, this city is one of the best places for Valentine’s Day celebration in 2024.

Romantic Cruises in San Francisco

# Golden Gate Bay Cruise # Cruise around Alcatraz
# Dinner Dance Cruise # Champagne Brunch Cruise
# Sunset Catamaran Cruise # Bridge to Bridge Cruise

Exotic tours in SFO

# Muir Woods Tour # Yosemite Park Tour
# Hot Air Balloon # Helicopter Tour
# Napa Valley + Wine Tasting # Wine Tasting Tour
# Alcatraz + Bike Tour # Alcatraz + Bus Tour

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Charm your partner in Savannah, Georgia

Savannah is the biggest port in Georgia.

It is popular among romantic couples and thus one of the best places for Valentine’s Day 2024 in USA.

There are plenty of things to do in Savannah if you want to make your lover’s day special.

The oak-lined Chippewa Square is perfect for a romantic stroll.

You can spend an afternoon in the famous 30-acre Forsyth Park.

To add on more charm get couple massage at Sweet Sea water spa.

Another attraction is the oldest restaurant in Savannah, The Olde Pink House.

This restaurant offers an amazing underground bar, perfect to lighten up your evening.

Couple friendly activities in Savannah

# Old Town Trolley Tour # Savannah Walking Tour
# First Squares Food Tour # East Side Food Tour
# Ghosts & Graveyards Tour # Bonaventure Cemetery
# Land & Sea Combo tour # Good and Evil Tour

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Celebrate your love in New Orleans

Valentine's day for couples in New Orleans
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New Orleans is one of the most romantic cities in the world.

It is the hometown of jazz and home to some of the best restaurants of USA.

And this fact alone makes New Orleans one of the best destinations for Valentine’s Day 2024.

People of New Orleans actually know how to live life and how to celebrate love.

They have the best of food, best of music and best of celebration.

Love is what people breathe here and that is why many romantics celebrate Valentine’s Day in New Orleans.

Activities for Couples

# Day Jazz Cruise # Evening Jazz Cruise
# 1-hour Carriage Ride # World War 2 Museum

Lovey dovey tours in New Orleans

# French Quarter Food Tour # French Quarter Tour
# Garden District Tour # Oak Alley Plantation Tour
# Voodoo & Cemetery Tour # Louisiana Bayou Swamp Tour
# Food History Tour # Hop on Hop Off Bus Tour

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Get intimate in Seattle

Seattle is one of the most beautiful destinations of USA

If you are planning to spend quality time with your partner, Valentine’s Day in Seattle is a good idea.

You can treat your Valentine to the best of exotic foods in romantic, luxurious restaurants in the town.

Seattle has many art and cultural shows.

These shows can make your girlfriend or boyfriend feel special.

Seattle Boat Show and Seattle Music Show are very famous.

So are Wine and chocolate Show and 5th Avenue theatre.

Once the shows are over, there are art museums to conquer and the Lake Washington cruise to float on.

Couple activities in Seattle

# Underground Walking Tour # Boeing Factory Tour
# Pike Place Food Tour # Seattle City Highlights
# Mount Rainier Park # Waterfall Wonderland Hike
# Whale Watching # Seattle Cannabis Tour
# Olympic National Park # Sky View Observatory

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Trigger the passions in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is paradise for lovers because of the sexy shows, luxurious hotels, nightclubs and bars!

Kickstart your day at Siegfried and Roy’s Secret Garden and take lots of photos with the dolphins.

Las Vegas is as romantic as Paris. In fact, there is a replica of Eiffel Tower in Las Vegas that’s popular among lovers.

Don’t miss out on the most romantic attraction in Las Vegas – The Fountain of Bellagio.

You and your partner will love over 1200 dancing fountains on romantic tracks.

After watching dancing fountains for a while, if you feel like shaking your hips a little visit lively nightclubs such as Zumanity.

Couples can enjoy quality time at Spa Aquae in the steam room and sauna.

Who says you can’t have a memorable Las Vegas Valentine’s Day if you don’t step outdoors.

If you opt for this city, we guarantee you that your partner will never forget the 2024 Valentine’s Day.

Romance in Grand Canyon

# Grand Canyon (West Rim) # Grand Canyon (South Rim)
# Grand Canyon Helicopter Landing # Grand Canyon Airplane Tour
# Antelope Canyon + Horseshoe Bend # Black Canyon Kayak Tour
# Red Rock Canyon tour # Hoover Dam Tour

Couple friendly activities in Vegas

# High Roller at the LINQ # Night Helicopter over Las Vegas
# LINQ Zipline # Weapon Shooting in Vegas
# Vegas Night Bus Tour # Pawn Stars Tour
# Mob Museum # Death Valley Tour
# Indoor Skydiving # Valley of Fire Hike
# Hot Air Balloon Flight # Fremont Street Tour

Shows couples love to watch together

# The Ultimate Variety Show # Vegas! Vegas! Show
# The Mentalist Show # Las Vegas Live Comedy
# Criss Angel Magic Show # Legends in Concert

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Get lovey-dovey in Memphis, Tennessee

Valentine's day for couples in Memphis
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To squeeze romance out of the city of Memphis, it need not be Valentine’s Day.

There are many activities which couples in love can indulge in, in Memphis.

Carriage tours of Memphis are romantic as couples get a chance ride along the Missisippi river.

You can visit Memphis Brook Museum for a private celebration of being together.

There are music museums such as Rock n Soul and the Stax Museum, which can excite an audiophile partner.

If your partner loves sports take them to Fedex forum.

For couples who love to biking, check out the Midtown Bike Company and the routes they suggest.

If you want to have a long Valentine’s Day celebration you can opt for the American Queen Steamboat voyage of 9 days.

Couple activities in Memphis

# Graceland Mansion # City Bus Tour
# Sun Studio + Music History # Stax Music Museum
# National Civil Rights Museum # Beale Street Tour

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Have fun with your lover in Portland, Oregon

What can be better than a historic city with gorgeous buildings as a timeless backdrop for your Valentine’s Day 2024 celebration.

Portland was once a small fishing village. With time, it has transformed into a beautiful city full of art, culture, and history.

Take a stroll with your partner in the cobble-stoned port area.

You will love the fine dining options and the wine spots available.

Once you finish your wine, head out to nearby Congress Street for some shopping.

In recent times Portland has become one of the best destinations for couple activities, awesome food, and scenic beauty.

No wonder, it is one of the best places for Valentine’s Day 2024 in the USA.

Romantic walking tours

# Underground Walking Tour # Food Tasting Tour
# Portland Walking Tour # ‘Bizarre’ Walking Tour

Activities for Couples

# Columbia River’s Waterfalls # Tour to Multnomah Falls
# Portland Drive-By Tour # Bike Tour of Portland
# Mt Hood Day Tour # Willamette Valley Wine Tour
# Mount St. Helens Tour # Pink Trolley Tour

Best US Cities for Valentine’s Day celebration

Boston Miami New Orleans
Chicago Las Vegas Seattle
Philadelphia San Francisco Orlando
San Diego New York Los Angeles
San Antonio Denver Austin
Tampa Nashville Hawaii
Houston Minneapolis Dallas
Atlanta Charlotte Cleveland
Pittsburgh St. Louis Detroit

Additional Reading

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Edited by Rekha Rajan & fact checked by Jamshed V Rajan

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