13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Zurich
Fly:  14​h 30​min
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
Waterloo
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
Saint Louis
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Natchez
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Vicksburg
— 1 night
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  16​h
Zurich

1
day
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Memphis planning tool .

Zurich, Switzerland to Memphis is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Zurich to Memphis. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Zurich in July; daily highs in Memphis reach 38°C and lows reach 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Waterloo.

Things to do in Memphis

#Historic Sites, #Museums
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Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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Waterloo

Waterloo
Waterloo is a city in Southern Ontario, Canada. For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Waterloo online vacation planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Memphis to Waterloo. In July, Waterloo is a bit cooler than Memphis - with highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C. You'll set off for Saint Louis on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Waterloo

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

2
days
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): relax in the rural setting at Grant's Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at City Museum, then meet the residents at Saint Louis Zoo, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

For maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Saint Louis online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Waterloo to Saint Louis in 5.5 hours. Another option is to fly. July in Saint Louis sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Saint Louis

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites
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Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo
City Museum ©
City Museum
Grant's Farm ©
Grant's Farm

4
days
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
For shopping fun, head to Frenchmen Street or Royal Street. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, stop by Louisiana Music Factory, make a trip to Jackson Square, and brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum.

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Traveling by flight from Saint Louis to New Orleans takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Saint Louis in July, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Parks
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Jackson Square ©
Jackson Square
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas ©
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

few
hours
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Natchez travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from New Orleans to Natchez in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and car. When traveling from New Orleans in July, plan for a bit warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Natchez: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Natchez

#Historic Sites
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St. Mary Basilica ©
St. Mary Basilica
Longwood ©
Longwood

1
day
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at U.S.S. Cairo Museum, then witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, then examine the collection at Biedenharn Coca-Cola Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Vicksburg vacation planner .

Getting from Natchez to Vicksburg by car takes about 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Vicksburg are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vicksburg

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
Biedenharn Coca-Cola Museum ©
Biedenharn Coca-Cola Museum

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