43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

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43 days in United States Itinerary

Charlotte
Drive:  8​h 30​min
Hershey
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
Rochester
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Cleveland
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
Detroit
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
Chicago
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
Minneapolis
— 4 nights
Drive:  27​h
Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  11​h
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  11​h 45​min
Denver
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h
Kansas City
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 45​min
Dallas
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Memphis
— Few hours
Drive:  10​h 45​min
Houston
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Panama City
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
Charlotte

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Hershey

Hershey
Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hershey's Chocolate World. When in Hershey, make a side trip to see Kitchen Kettle Village in Intercourse, approximately 56 minutes away. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 2nd (Sat) at Hersheypark. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at The Hershey Story Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Hershey online trip planner .

Charlotte to Hershey is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Charlotte in May, things will get slightly colder in Hershey: highs are around 73°F and lows about 53°F. You'll set off for Philadelphia on the 3rd (Sun).

Things to do in Hershey

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Kitchen Kettle Village
Highlights from your plan
Hersheypark
Hersheypark
Hershey's Chocolate World
Hershey's Chocolate World
The Hershey Story Museum ©
The Hershey Story Museum

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Six Flags Great Adventure. Step out of Philadelphia with an excursion to Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square--about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: stroll through Wissahickon Valley Park, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, appreciate the history behind Rocky Statue, and contemplate the long history of Liberty Bell Center.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Philadelphia trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Hershey to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Boston.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Longwood Gardens, Six Flags Great Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Six Flags Great Adventure ©
Six Flags Great Adventure
Longwood Gardens
Longwood Gardens
Wissahickon Valley Park ©
Wissahickon Valley Park

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Louisburg Square, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, and then explore and take pictures at Fenway Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston road trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Philadelphia to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Philadelphia in June; daily highs in Boston reach 75°F and lows reach 59°F. On the 9th (Sat), you're off toRochester.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Museum of Fine Arts
Museum of Fine Arts

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Rochester

Rochester
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rochester holiday maker .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Boston to Rochester takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Rochester can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can take a train to Cleveland.

Things to do in Rochester

Historic Sites Casinos Fun & Games

Side Trip

Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack
Highlights from your plan
Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
Stone-Tolan House ©
Stone-Tolan House
Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack ©
Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack

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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.
To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Cleveland trip planner.

You can take a train from Rochester to Cleveland in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rochester in June, Cleveland is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Detroit.

Things to do in Cleveland

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
West Side Market
West Side Market
The Cleveland Museum of Art
The Cleveland Museum of Art
Progressive Field ©
Progressive Field

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Detroit

Detroit ©
Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Detroit trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Cleveland to Detroit takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dearborn
Highlights from your plan
The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford
Detroit Institute of Arts
Detroit Institute of Arts
Comerica Park ©
Comerica Park

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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: admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, and enjoy breathtaking views from 360 CHICAGO.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Chicago trip planner .

Getting from Detroit to Chicago by combination of bus and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago ©
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo

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Minneapolis

Minneapolis
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
You've now added Mall of America to your itinerary. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Minneapolis Institute of Art, get in on the family fun at Cafesjian's Carousel, take in the dramatic scenery at Minnehaha Park, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Minneapolis online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Chicago to Minneapolis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Minneapolis can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. You'll set off for Seattle on the 19th (Tue).

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trips

Saint Paul, Mall of America
Highlights from your plan
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Target Field
Target Field

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days
Seattle

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll, then take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally explore and take pictures at Safeco Field. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Seattle online travel route planner .

You can fly from Minneapolis to Seattle in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Minneapolis in June: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 72°F and lows are around 56°F. You will leave for Portland on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Seattle

Tours Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight
The Museum of Flight

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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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): stop by Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, explore and take pictures at Portland State University, then admire the natural beauty at Hoyt Arboretum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Portland travel planner .

Fly from Seattle to Portland in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in June, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): make a trip to Lombard Street, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and finally stroll through Golden Gate Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip website .

You can fly from Portland to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, Las Vegas is warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 102°F and lows of 76°F. On the 28th (Thu), you'll travel to Denver.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Nature
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

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Denver

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens and then take a stroll through 16th Street Mall.

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Fly from Las Vegas to Denver in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Denver is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in Denver to be much colder, around 55°F, while days are little chillier, around 84°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Denver

Adventure Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Coors Field
Coors Field
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Botanic Gardens

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Kansas City

Kansas City
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Union Station, take an in-depth tour of National World War I Museum and Memorial, shop like a local with Country Club Plaza, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally explore and take pictures at Kauffman Stadium. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Arabia Steamboat Museum, explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, get engrossed in the history at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, then see the interesting displays at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, and finally cool off at Worlds Of Fun.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Kansas City trip planner .

You can fly from Denver to Kansas City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Denver in June since evenings lows in Kansas City dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Theme Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Room Escape Games

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Dallas

Dallas
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden, then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and then contemplate the long history of Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at George W. Bush Presidential Center, meet the residents at The Dallas World Aquarium, then examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, then appreciate the history behind John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza, and finally admire all the interesting features of AT&T Stadium.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Dallas trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Kansas City to Dallas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kansas City in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Dallas: highs are around 97°F and lows about 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, AT&T Stadium
Highlights from your plan

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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.
On the 4th (Wed), meet the residents at Memphis Zoo and then look for gifts at Center For Southern Folklore.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Memphis vacation tool .

You can fly from Dallas to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas in July, expect nights in Memphis to be about the same, around 74°F, while days are slightly colder, around 92°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Memphis

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Memphis Zoo ©
Memphis Zoo
Center For Southern Folklore
Center For Southern Folklore

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Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
On the 5th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Houston Museum of Natural Science, find something for the whole family at Kemah Boardwalk, and then admire all the interesting features of Minute Maid Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Water Wall and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Houston Zoo.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Houston trip planner.

You can fly from Memphis to Houston in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Houston are 96°F, while nighttime lows are 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Kemah Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Houston Zoo ©
Houston Zoo
Minute Maid Park
Minute Maid Park
Kemah Boardwalk ©
Kemah Boardwalk

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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.
On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, then see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, and finally get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Houston to New Orleans takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Houston in July, you will find days in New Orleans are little chillier (82°F), and nights are about the same (80°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Panama City.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

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Panama City

Panama City ©
Panama City is a city and the county seat of Bay County, Florida, United States. To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Panama City online trip maker .

You can drive from New Orleans to Panama City in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in July: highs in Panama City hover around 88°F, while lows dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Panama City

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Panama City Beach
Highlights from your plan
Beach at Panama City ©
Beach at Panama City
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pier Park ©
Pier Park

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Nashville

Nashville
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Nashville driving holiday site .

You can fly from Panama City to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Panama City in July, Nashville is slightly colder at night with lows of 70°F. You will leave for home on the 12th (Thu).

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods Parks Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Nashville
Downtown Nashville
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry