14 June, 2024, 12:01

Picture-Perfect Destinations for the 2024 Solar Eclipse

Hundreds of cities across 13 states – including Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine – are poised to watch the moon obscure the sun from view during the upcoming solar eclipse on April 8. Several properties within the Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio lie along the path of totality, inspiring travelers to catch this special event, which won’t come again until 2044:

Find a Solar Spectacle in Texas Hill Country

Soon the great North American eclipse will shroud La Cantera Resort & Spa in temporary darkness. While the eclipse will only last a matter of minutes, there’s plenty to keep guests occupied during their stay their stay at the San Antonio-based resort including five sparkling pools, luxurious cabanas, a world-class golf course, a destination spa and more. Offsite, La Cantera is conveniently located just 20 minutes from downtown San Antonio’s finest shopping, dining and entertainment.

See the Solar Eclipse Grace the Green Mountain State

Vermont is one of the destinations that lies along the upcoming eclipse’s path of totality. Steeped in history and nestled in the Green Mountain National Forest in Manchester, Vermont, The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa, is an ideal destination for astro-tourists eager to explore the quintessential New England region. In addition to elegant accommodations and fine dining, guests can enjoy a variety of unique activities at the resort such as Land Rover driving, falconry, fly fishing, clay shooting and more.