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Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Ideas And Road Trips

No one wants to be cooped up during the holiday and flying to Nana’s house may seem too risky. AVR is here to help take back your holiday and get to Nana’s or wherever your destination may be, safely. Road trips have been deemed a way safer option for those wanting to travel for Thanksgiving or even early Christmas. Don’t just take our word for it, The New York Times and Trip.com have stepped in to offer their views on why road travel is much safer. Even science proves that road trips improve family bonding and lasting memories for kids. Sounds like a win-win if you ask us. No more being cramped in the same house with nothing but the same games to play or TV. With AVR’s help, your family will be driving in style, windows down, music blasting and having the road trip of a lifetime. AVR is all about family journeys and have our own blog dedicated to amazing road trips that have all stops and sites to see included.


Make sure you check that blog to see what other amazing journey options we have from cities all around the U.S. Who knows, you may skip the boring dinner at the in-laws or Nana’s and take everyone on the road trip of a lifetime. Check out some of our favorite trips starting from our locations! Great fun for holiday travels or a weekend getaway with family or friends. Find your perfect journey today because the journey should be just as fun as the destination!


  • The Dallas trip is a particular favorite, as it offers a wide variety of stops. The ghost tours in Albuquerque and Flagstaff's variety make those stops amazing for kids. For adults, the Vegas stop is going to pure amazing, even kids can have fun in Vegas so don't worry.
  • Another favorite is the Denver trip to Zion National Park. It is a shorter trip drive and stop wise, but Zion makes for a perfect Thanksgiving getaway.
  • The trip that starts out in Atlanta heats up fast with a stop in Nashville. That hot chicken will get the whole family going before a more scenic stop in Poplar Bluff. The journey finishes off in Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Missouri that will blow your breath away.
  • Our Houston journey is designed to showcase some of the best cities in the U.S. before heading out to Little River Canyon National Preserve. This southern showcase of cities and great food goes to Louisiana Mississippi and Alabama. Come see what southern hospitality is like and chow down on some amazing food.
  • Las Vegas offers a lot of fun, but sometimes you need a break from the city life. Our trip that starts from Vegas goes through some smaller cities in Utah, Montana, and Idaho, before finishing in North Dakota for some natural beauty of a lifetime. Theodore Roosevelt National Park is a sight to behold and it offers so much family fun. This makes for a great alternative to a boring old Thanksgiving dinner. Spice it up with a feast outdoors under the beautiful star-filled sky.


You can easily have a beautiful and fun family dinner, all while enjoying some of the best scenery nature has to offer. AVR offers 12 and 15 passenger van rentals, so be sure to keep that in mind. No need to worry about sanitation, as all vehicles are properly inspected and cleaned to ensure customer and employee safety. So, what are you waiting for?


Reserve and prepay your rental now for up to15% off rental price. You also get to skip the line this way. It’s just another way AVR leads the charge in being the preferred passenger and minivan rental choice. Come do this holiday season the AVR way and do it right.


Coming soon, we are going to have a big sale leading up to Thanksgiving. We also be running specials for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Be sure to ensure your signed up for our email blasts and social media so you get all the update promos/flash sales!