Salt Lake City named top NYE destination

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) – Salt Lake City was named one of the top destinations for New Year’s Eve according to travel booking website

Expedia conducted a study on the best time to book holiday travel deals based on air ticket demands. It also polled the most popular and affordable NYE airfare for this holiday season.

The study found travelers most often took into account the cost of flights and hotels when deciding where to travel. The website says the sweet for booking holiday travel is between 21 and 30 days before departure.

Top 10 destinations with airfare under $400

  1. Seattle
  2. Salt Lake City
  3. Phoenix
  4. Denver
  5. Tampa
  6. San Francisco
  7. Fort Lauderdale
  8. Nassau
  9. Mexico City
  10. Los Angeles

Why Salt Lake City? 

The website sited attractions like downtown Salt Lake City’s “Last Hurrah” celebration. Formerly EVE, this year’s event will be headlined by singer/songwriter Joshua James. Organizers say it will be Utah’s largest countdown celebration. It also touted kid-friendly activities like Hogle Zoo’s Zoo Lights.  For more on why SLC was one of the most in demand NYE destinations click here

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