23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Charlotte
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Atlanta
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Nashville
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
Louisville
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
Cleveland
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Buffalo
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 45​min
London

3
days
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Go for a jaunt from Philadelphia to Kennett Square to see Longwood Gardens about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, and contemplate the long history of Powel House.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Philadelphia travel itinerary planner .

London, UK to Philadelphia is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from London to Philadelphia, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in January: high temperatures in Philadelphia hover around 5°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

#Museums, #Nightlife, #Classes

Side Trips

Harrah's Philadelphia, Longwood Gardens
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Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

3
days
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Washington DC sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to Washington DC takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In January, daytime highs in Washington DC are 7°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Washington Monument ©
Washington Monument

2
days
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Billy Graham Library, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then admire all the interesting features of The Bank of America Stadium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at NASCAR Hall of Fame and then see the interesting displays at Discovery Place Science.

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Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Charlotte takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in January: highs in Charlotte hover around 13°C, while lows dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Charlotte

#Museums, #Childrens Museums, #Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
The Billy Graham Library ©
The Billy Graham Library
The Bank of America Stadium ©
The Bank of America Stadium
Room Escape Games

3
days
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Go for a jaunt from Atlanta to Stone Mountain to see Stone Mountain Park about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Georgia Aquarium, see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park, and admire the natural beauty at Atlanta Botanical Garden.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Atlanta online trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from Charlotte to Atlanta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Atlanta, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Atlanta

#Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Trails

Side Trip

Stone Mountain Park
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Atlanta Botanical Garden ©
Atlanta Botanical Garden

2
days
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, see a show at Grand Ole Opry, and then admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Fontanel Mansion, tour the pleasant surroundings at Centennial Park, then contemplate the long history of Belle Meade Plantation, then browse the exhibits of Lotz House Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Nashville day trip planner .

You can fly from Atlanta to Nashville in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta to Nashville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in January, things will get slightly colder in Nashville: highs are around 10°C and lows about -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Nashville

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

2
days
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 19th (Sat), examine the collection at Muhammad Ali Center, sample the fine beverages at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, then see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally try to win big at Churchill Downs. On your second day here, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cave Hill Cemetery, then see the interesting displays at Frazier History Museum, then examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Louisville trip maker website .

Getting from Nashville to Louisville by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Louisville due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Nashville in January: highs in Louisville hover around 7°C, while lows dip to -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Cleveland.

Things to do in Louisville

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co ©
Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co
Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©

3
days
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Change things up with a short trip to F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm in Akron (about 38 minutes away). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, see the interesting displays at International Women's Air & Space Museum, try to win big at JACK Cleveland Casino, and stroll through Rocky River Reservation.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cleveland trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Louisville to Cleveland by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. When traveling from Louisville in January, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Cleveland: temperatures range from 1°C by day to -6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Buffalo.

Things to do in Cleveland

#Parks, #Museums, #Wildlife

Side Trip

F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm
Highlights from your plan
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art
F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm ©
F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

2
days
Buffalo

Buffalo ©
The most populous city in the state after New York, Buffalo serves as the gateway to Niagara Falls and Canada for many travelers.
On the next day, try your luck at Seneca Niagara Casino and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Buffalo tour itinerary builder tool .

Drive from Cleveland to Buffalo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. January in Buffalo sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Buffalo

#Casinos, #Fun & Games, #Nature

Side Trips

Niagara Falls, Hamburg Gaming
Highlights from your plan
Seneca Niagara Casino ©
Seneca Niagara Casino
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

1
day
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Independence National Historical Park, pause for some photo ops at Rocky Statue, then explore the world behind art at Rodin Museum, then get curious at Mutter Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Love Park.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Buffalo to Philadelphia takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Buffalo in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Philadelphia: highs are around 5°C and lows about -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Museums
Highlights from your plan
Independence National Historical Park ©
Rodin Museum ©
Rodin Museum
Mutter Museum ©
Mutter Museum

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