Mother's Day: 5 weekend trip ideas

Mother's Day is quickly approaching, and what better way to show love and appreciation to the moms in your life than with a weekend getaway? From a culinary adventure, beach retreats, or a wellness escape, we've curated a list of five Mother's Day travel ideas to make her feel spoiled and treasured.

Mother's Day Beach Trip

Nothing says relaxation like escaping to a sun-kissed shore. The laid-back feel of the Outer Banks, the vibrant energy of Miami Beach, or the pristine sands of Maui are all great options! A beach trip offers the perfect opportunity to create lasting memories by the sea, unwind with a fancy drink in hand, and soak up the sun.

Mother's Day Foodie Trip

If the mom in your life is a foodie, a culinary-focused trip is just the thing for her! Options range from the farm-to-table delights of Napa Valley to the eclectic food scene of New Orleans or even enjoying NYC's street food. Or find a cooking class to take together to enjoy quality time while learning some new skills!

Mother's Day Wellness Trip

Pamper mom with a rejuvenating wellness retreat designed to recharge the body, mind, and soul. Santa Fe has many luxurious spas for a high-class getaway, the Berkshires have options for meditation retreats, and Sedona is known for its serene yoga workshops. Only the best spa treatments, mindfulness practices, and soul-soothing relaxation to help mom escape for the day and feel rejuvenated.

Mother's Day Culture Trip

Is your mom the one who can spend days in a museum? Immerse yourselves in the art, history, and culture with a Mother's Day culture-themed trip to a lively city. Explore the unending iconic museums of Washington, D.C., wander through the historic streets of Savannah, or stand in awe at the architectural wonders of Chicago. Discover and enjoy the beauty and culture of a city to celebrate mom.

Mother's Day City Stay

If the mom in your life loves an urban adventure, try an elegant city and stay in the heart of a bustling metropolis. From the flashy lights of Las Vegas to the cosmopolitan charm of San Francisco, treat mom to a weekend of shopping, sightseeing, trendy food, and maybe a show! Stay in a lavish hotel and explore the iconic landmarks that define each cityscape.

Long Story Short

This Mother's Day, go above and beyond the traditional flowers and breakfast in bed! Give the gift of sustainable new luggage, with airplane tickets included!


Written by Andrea Jeschke