Branson, MO makes the cut for top cities to visit in the U.S.

A city known for its grand shows and various tourist attractions, Branson, Missouri has been a vacation destination for the Show-Me-State for quite some time.

TripAdvisor seems to agree that the popular spot is one of the best!

Photo courtesy of the Branson/Lakes Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

For the eighth year in a row, Branson made TripAdvisor’s list of top U.S. destinations.

Coming in at 19, Branson beat Seattle, Myrtle Beach, and Austin!

You can take a look at the list of the top 25 U.S. destinations below:

  1. New York City, NY
  2. Maui, HI
  3. Oahu, HI
  4. Las Vegas, NV
  5. Orlando, FL
  6. San Diego, CA
  7. Chicago, IL
  8. New Orleans, LA
  9. San Francisco, CA
  10. Island of Hawaii, HI
  11. Miami Beach, FL
  12. Washington, D.C.
  13. Los Angeles, CA
  14. Charleston, SC
  15. Key West, FL
  16. Nashville, TN
  17. Boston, MA
  18. Savannah, GA
  19. Branson, MO
  20. Seattle, WA
  21. Myrtle Beach, SC
  22. Austin, TX
  23. Pigeon Forge, TN
  24. Ashville, NC
  25. an Antonio, TX

So if you can’t jump on a flight to New York City, you might want to check out Branson, Missouri instead!

TripAdvisor says award winners were chosen by using an algorithm based on reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and experiences in destinations over a 12-month period.