30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Portland
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Austin
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
Nashville
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Chicago
— 4 nights
subway + Fly:  3​h
Dubuque
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Asheville
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  6​h
Sarasota
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
Loveland
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Boulder
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
Tucson
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  3​h
San Jose
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Sebastopol
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Portland
— 3 nights
Portland

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Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Venture out of the city with trips to San Antonio (The Alamo & The San Antonio River Walk). There's much more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, identify plant and animal life at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, stroll through Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and pause for some photo ops at Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Austin trip builder .

Portland to Austin is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Portland in April, expect Austin to be somewhat warmer, temps between 80°F and 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Austin

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trip

San Antonio
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The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

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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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, make a trip to French Quarter, meet the residents at Audubon Zoo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read New Orleans online trip itinerary maker .

You can fly from Austin to New Orleans in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Austin in April, plan for slightly colder days in New Orleans, with highs around 71°F, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
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The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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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 11th (Wed): browse the exhibits of Lotz House Museum and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Nashville trip planner .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Nashville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in April, plan for cooler nights in Nashville, with lows around 50°F. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Nashville

#Tours, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park, and meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nashville to Chicago by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Nashville in April: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 60°F and lows are around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Dubuque.

Things to do in Chicago

#Museums, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

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Dubuque

Dubuque ©
Dubuque is the county seat of Dubuque County, Iowa, United States, located along the Mississippi River. To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Dubuque trip planner.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Chicago to Dubuque takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Dubuque

#Fun & Games
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Mystique Ice Center ©
Mystique Ice Center

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Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, take in the dramatic natural features at Chimney Tops, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Walker Sisters' Cabin, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chimneys Picnic Area, and then sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Gatlinburg road trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Dubuque to Gatlinburg in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubuque to Gatlinburg is 1 hour. In April, Gatlinburg is somewhat warmer than Dubuque - with highs of 73°F and lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Highlights from your plan
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Chimney Tops ©
Chimney Tops
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area

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Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Asheville tour itinerary website .

You can drive from Gatlinburg to Asheville in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Gatlinburg in April, with highs in Asheville at 68°F and lows at 44°F. On the 19th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sarasota.

Things to do in Asheville

#Wineries, #Historic Sites, #Museums
Highlights from your plan
Biltmore Estate ©
Biltmore Estate

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Sarasota

Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. On the 20th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at The Ringling, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Siesta Beach.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sarasota road trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Asheville to Sarasota takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Asheville in April, expect Sarasota to be a bit warmer, temps between 83°F and 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Loveland.

Things to do in Sarasota

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trip

Siesta Beach
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
The Ringling ©
The Ringling

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hours
Loveland

Loveland ©
The City of Loveland is the Home Rule Municipality that is the second most populous municipality in Larimer County, Colorado, United States. To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Loveland road trip planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sarasota to Loveland. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Sarasota in April, with highs in Loveland at 61°F and lows at 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Boulder.

Things to do in Loveland

#Shopping
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The Dam Store ©
The Dam Store

1
day
Boulder

Boulder ©
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
On the 22nd (Sun), explore the striking landscape at Flatirons.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Boulder road trip website .

Drive from Loveland to Boulder in an hour. In April, daytime highs in Boulder are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tucson.

Things to do in Boulder

#Parks, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
Flatirons ©
Flatirons

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Tucson

Tucson
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Sabino Canyon.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Tucson online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Boulder to Tucson takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. When traveling from Boulder in April, plan for much hotter days in Tucson, with highs around 82°F, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Tucson

#Parks, #Nature

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately 30 minutes away. Pack the 25th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles sightseeing planner .

You can fly from Tucson to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Tucson, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 75°F to lows of 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to San Jose.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Municipal Rose Garden and then relax in the rural setting at Emma Prusch Farm Park.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the San Jose day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Jose takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect little chillier with lows of 50°F in San Jose. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Sebastopol.

Things to do in San Jose

#Parks, #Outdoors
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Emma Prusch Farm Park ©
Emma Prusch Farm Park
Municipal Rose Garden ©
Municipal Rose Garden

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Sebastopol

Sebastopol ©
Sebastopol or is a city in Sonoma County, California, United States, approximately 52mi north of San Francisco. To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sebastopol road trip planning site .

You can drive from San Jose to Sebastopol in 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from San Jose in April since evenings lows in Sebastopol dip to 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Sebastopol

#Wineries
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Iron Horse Vineyards ©
Iron Horse Vineyards

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Go for a jaunt from Portland to Bridal Veil to see Multnomah Falls about 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, identify plant and animal life at Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge, head outdoors with Portland Timbers, and get to know the fascinating history of Eastbank Esplanade.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Portland trip itinerary maker website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sebastopol to Portland. Traveling from Sebastopol in April, expect nights in Portland to be about the same, around 44°F, while days are slightly colder, around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Pittock Mansion ©
Pittock Mansion

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