Places To Travel Celebrating The New Year

Venice, Italy

If you’re looking for a romantic destination for New Year’s Eve, visit Venice, Italy. Love and passion for a beautiful city is all you’ll need. Celebrate the night away with plenty to do in Italy’s top tourist destination. Fireworks, festive crowd, and plenty of entertainment! Check out the concerts offered in Venice, traveling by an Italian tour package. Rooms, dinner, and a concert all in one! Choose from a live orchestra and an opera. What could be more romantic than this? Explore the best Venetian restaurant and luxurious hotels. Gourmet dinners and live music can be found throughout the city. Relax and experience a spectacular show of fireworks overlooking the docks of Piazza San Marco. If you’re looking for a bit more excitement, check out the festivals throughout the day. And if you’re brave, the unique Carnival Pub Crawl may be just for you!

Sydney, Australia

Looking for a fireworks celebration of a lifetime, mate? Travel to Sydney, Australia and join over 1.6 million people in the world’s second largest New Year’s Celebration. View from some of the best rooftop bars or harbor cruises. Visit some of Australia’s exclusive islands for some unforgettable parties to ring in the New Year! There are many free places to witness the world-famous fireworks. Observatory Hill, Blues Point Reserve and Sydney Harbor Bridge are just a few. Grab a blanket and enjoy a front row seat and see the sky light up! Sydney offers plenty of bars and restaurants, with live music. The most sophisticated will fill up fast, so be sure to book early! If you prefer outdoor celebrations, visit Victoria Park and enjoy live music all night long! Family-friendly beaches will offer spectacular firework shows, offering carnival rides and food trucks. The event is $5 per person.

Las Vegas, Nevada

Sin city, here you come! Fun, fun and more fun in Las Vegas, Nevada. Enjoy nightlife experience like no other. DJ’s and world-class talent is offered throughout the strip. Grab a show, play some blackjack, dance away at some of the spectacular nightclubs. Fine dining and chilled champagne, along with firework displays you will see all over the city. There will be no lack of entertainment in Las Vegas on New Year’s Eve. Firework displays can be seen, launching from the rooftops of eight resorts! The entire city will be lit up! One big block party for all! If you want to explore another side of sin city, then take an Uber down to old Vegas. Take a stroll down the famous Fremont Street, go ziplining, or explore the “adult-only zone.”


The best New Year’s celebrations can be found Thailand’s most famous beaches. Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is one of the popular destinations to bring in the new year. Join one of the largest street parties on Khao San Road. This is a free event for the public. Another known attraction on New Year’s Eve is located in Chiang Mai. The Lanterns and Lights events will light up the city. Enjoy live music, numerous bars and restaurants, while viewing a remarkable fireworks display. Another great option is to join one of the largest street parties in Thailand. Along the Ping River you will find incredible talent, with endless entertainment. You will see people setting lanterns off into the sky when the New Year strikes at midnight. How cool!

New York City, New York

Bring in the new year in The Big Apple! Plenty of action and entertainment offered. New York City will keep you going all night long! The city that never sleeps will rock the night away. The famous Balldrop in Times Square on New Year’s Eve will excite you with food, drinks, Dj’s, and multiple parties throughout Times Square. Tickets need to be bought in advance to attend this spectacular event. This iconic symbol has been dropping in The Big Apple since 1907. Your admission will include access to numerous restaurants, night clubs, lounges and multiple venues throughout Times Square. Only 1500 tickets are available. Get yours today! Premium open bar access, complimentary food at participating venues. Top 40’s dance music all night long! Come participant in a live countdown and champagne toast when the clock strikes midnight! 

New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans will have something for the entire family to celebrate the New Year! You’ll find one of the biggest parties in Jackson Square. You’ll see the Fleur De Lis drop at midnight in the Quarter. Lots of delicious meals and bubbly throughout many packages offered. Live music, if you’re looking to dance the night away! Bars, clubs, entertainment throughout the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana. There are many hotels to choose from, including the Hyatt Regency. LGBT events can be found on Bourbon Street. Including DJ’s, laser shows and drag cabaret’s. If you’re looking for family fun, check out The Louisiana Children’s Museum. Your family will get to experience a “Noon Year’s Eve” celebration. In addition, the Audubon Zoo hosts a New Year’s celebration, featuring music, games and prizes for the young crowd. 

Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Are you ready to welcome in the New Year with the World’s largest New Year’s Eve Celebration? Come to Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro! Join in on the fun with over 2 million people for one of the wildest events. Wearing white on New Year’s Eve has been a tradition in Copacabana. “It portrays the welcoming of the New Year with the hopes for peace and prosperity”. Handmade boats released to lemanja, “the goddess of the water,” provide prosperity for the New Year. Enjoy a spectacular fireworks display, Brazilian dishes, and much, much more! Copacabana Beach has numerous stages set up along the stretch to bring in the New Year!