Top 10 U.S. Social Media Influencers in Travel & Tourism

Using our extensive media database, we compiled a list of the top 10 social media influencers throughout the United States and operating in the Travel & Tourism space. Our solution makes it easy to find — and connect with — the influencers that matter to you.

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*Data as October, 2019

1. Chris Burkard


Bio: ChrisBurkard
Have Camera, Will Travel.
LDS•Photographer•Speaker•Director #chrisburkard @burkgnar

Followers: 3.5M

2. Travis Burke


Bio: Photographer. Athlete. Dream Chaser.
From deep space to the depths of the oceans and everything in between.

Followers: 826k

3. Mary Kate Robertson


Bio: Mary Kate Robertson
following Jesus, adventuring with John Luke
wellness account: @marykaterobwellness

Followers: 761k

4. Kiersten Rich


Bio: Kiki | The Blonde Abroad
Escape Artist | Mother of Drones
📍 Currently Exploring: #Jordan 🇯🇴
📷 Photos Edited with @tbapresets
🌍 All-Female Tours @tbaescapes
Travel Tips!

Followers: 556k

5. Divergent Travelers


Bio: Lina & David -America’s Adventure Couple. Awarded bloggers & photographers. 2018 Muster Winner. Current Partners: @Allianz @GAdventures

Location: Wisconsin, USA

Followers: 123k

6. Wendy Hu


Bio: Wendy | Nomadic Fare
Design the life you want to live.
Traveler. Storyteller. Creative Director. Believer.
⇣ adventure, travel, unique stays ⇣

Followers: 62k

7. Emily Hart


Bio: ᴇᴍɪʟʏ 💜
Pᴀʀᴛ-ᴛɪᴍᴇ sᴏʟᴏ ᴛʀᴀᴠᴇʟᴇʀ. Fᴜʟʟ-ᴛɪᴍᴇ ᴍᴀᴛʜ ᴛᴇᴀᴄʜᴇʀ.
51/61 🇺🇸 Nᴀᴛɪᴏɴᴀʟ Pᴀʀᴋs
🌵👗🥾🗻☀️☮️🧘🏻‍♀️🐢📚🎨🏜 & ʟᴏɴɢ ᴄᴀᴘᴛɪᴏɴs

Followers: 43k

8. Pete and Dalene Heck


Bio: Pete and Dalene Heck
Stories of life, love, and travel.
Nat Geo Travelers of the Year.
Owners of @HeckticMedia, also at @thepeteheck and @dalene.heck.

Followers:  29k

9. Joanna Kalafatis


Bio: Joanna Kalafatis: Lose the Map
🌍Traveling Actress 🇬🇷🇺🇸
📷Responsible & ethical travel – support locals
🖋Learn, give back, connect
📍Currently in: LA 🌆

Followers:  16.6k

10. Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon


Bio: Travel ✈️ Fitness🏃🏾‍♀️Style 👠
Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon|Caribbean travel expert|writer + editor|on-camera host|stylish perennial|color lover|runner|@jetsetshops | 📍BGI

Followers:  16.5k


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