Exploring national parks.

Which U.S. National Parks should you visit?

The National Park Service manages 63 national parks spanning millions of acres. Here, you'll find information on 15 spotlighted parks — each with useful planning resources like nearby hotels and recommended activities — all designed to help you figure out where to go, what to see and how to spend your time. Click on the park patches below to start exploring.

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Find your perfect park experience

National parks vacation packages available through AAA offer a world of possibilities, with options ranging from fully escorted vacations to independent travel and drive trips. Expertly planned itineraries let you explore parks while doing as much, or as little, as you want — with your transportation, accommodations, sightseeing and must-see spots all planned. Plus, take advantage of exclusive AAA Member benefits and valuable amenities with select tour partners.

Moose and mountain


Designed for the luxury traveler wanting to explore national parks with small groups.

Couple hiking..

Club Adventures

Travel unscripted to national parks on small group adventure tours in a variety of travel styles.

A view of some awesome mountains

Inspiring Journeys by AAA

Travel by land & sea visiting national parks with special access and tour managers on select trips.

A couple of bears swimming in the lake.

Member Choice Vacations

Take time to savor the scenery with a selection of national park guided vacations.

Family standing next to Thor's Hammer. On top of mountain looking at beautiful view.

Pleasant Holidays

Enjoy all the benefits of bundled vacation packages as you explore national parks.

Enjoying a view of the Grand Canyon

Travel Corp

Have meaningful experiences and connect with the national parks you visit.

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All aboard! Next stop, national parks

Imagine riding comfortably in a glass-domed train car, seeing wildlife in its natural habitat, or relaxing in a modern, luxurious train car while enjoying the awe-inspiring scenery of national parks. AAA offers options for every budget and can help you plan a memorable journey, plus take advantage of exclusive AAA Member benefits and valuable amenities with select rail partners.

Food service on Rocky Mountaineer.

Rocky Mountaineer

Aboard the award-winning Rocky Mountaineer, you’ll be surrounded by the splendor of the Rocky Mountains and treated to delicious cuisine and unparalleled service.

Walking the Brooklyn Bridge in New York.

Amtrak Vacations

Whether it’s a grand exploration of U.S. national parks or an epic coast-to-coast trek, Amtrak Vacations can help you discover the beauty of North America.

Deer near the Grand Canyon rail.

Grand Canyon Railway

There’s no better way to visit the Grand Canyon than the original way — by rail. Grand Canyon Railway has AAA exclusive packages that make trip planning easy.

train near the edge


Embark on a journey of a lifetime with train rides across North America with RailBookers, including scenic Alaska with breathtaking views.

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USA Travel Favorites

Looking for additional ways to see North America? Enjoy exclusive videos and view beautiful imagery in an immersive experience as you uncover even more memorable travel opportunities you won't want to miss.

USA travel favorite places

Rediscover America

Exploring Alaska.

Alaska Adventures

Young man, parked on the road enjoying the view.
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See our national parks your way with Hertz

Hit the open road with a Hertz rental vehicle and save! Enjoy exclusive AAA Member Benefits*, including:

  • Save up to 20% on daily, weekend and weekly rentals
  • Free Additional Driver ($13.50 savings per day)
  • Free Child Safety Seat Use ($13.99 savings per day)
  • Young Renter Fee Waived for members 20-24 ($29 savings per day)
  • Join Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® for free, get limited-time offers and more!

*Discount applies to the base rate. Taxes and fees excluded. Restrictions apply.