15 days in Continental USA Itinerary

15 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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15 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Milan
Fly:  27​h
Juneau
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
Page
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly + taxi:  9​h 30​min
Custer
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly + taxi:  7​h 30​min
Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  17​h 15​min
Milan

3
days
Juneau

Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Zipline and Helicopter Tours. Spend the 9th (Thu) exploring at Tracy Arm Fjord. Next up on the itinerary: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and explore the striking landscape at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

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Milan, Italy to Juneau is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Juneau is minus 10 hours. When traveling from Milan in August, plan for much colder days and little chillier nights in Juneau: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Juneau

Tours Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Zipline
Helicopter Tours

1
day
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, explore the stunning scenery at Lower Antelope Canyon, then get great views at Horseshoe Bend, and finally appreciate the history behind Rainbow Bridge National Monument.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Page attractions planner .

Fly from Juneau to Page in 10.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Juneau to Page is 2 hours. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Juneau in August; daily highs in Page reach 39°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Custer.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks
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Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

3
days
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Needles Eye Tunnel and Sylvan Lake. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Custer: Rapid City (Bear Country USA & Reptile Gardens). There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of Wildlife Loop Road, appreciate the history behind Crazy Horse Memorial, immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

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You can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi from Page to Custer in 9.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In August, Custer is slightly colder than Page - with highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Custer

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rapid City, Crazy Horse Memorial, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake

3
days
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Change things up with a short trip to River Rafting & Tubing in Hartford (about 42 minutes away). Pack the 19th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at The Island in Pigeon Forge. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Parrot Mountain & Gardens, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, examine the collection at Titanic Museum, and sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company.

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Do a combination of taxi and flight from Custer to Gatlinburg in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Custer in August; daily highs in Gatlinburg reach 36°C and lows reach 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Theme Parks Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
The Island in Pigeon Forge
The Island in Pigeon Forge
River Rafting & Tubing
Parrot Mountain & Gardens
Parrot Mountain & Gardens

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