Top 10 American Tourist Destinations

Here are the top tourist sites in the U.S.A. according to visitor numbers from 2009. We've also included a story to help you get started planning.

1. Times Square, New York, N.Y., (37.6 million visitors)

2. Las Vegas Strip, Las Vegas, Nev. (29.1 million visitors)

3. National Mall and Memorial Parks, Washington, D.C. (25 million visitors)

4. Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Boston, Mass. (19 million visitors)

5. Magic Kingdom/Walt Disney World, Orlando, Fla. (17.1 million visitors)

6. Golden Gate National Recreation Area, San Francisco Bay Area, Calif. (17 million visitors)

7. Disneyland Resort, Anaheim, Calif. (14.7 million visitors)

8. (tie) Hollywood Walk of Fame, Los Angeles, Calif. (10 million visitors) 
Fisherman’s Wharf San Francisco, Calif. (10 million visitors) 

10. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina and Tennessee (9.5  million visitors)

Source: Forbes