9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Savannah
Fly:  8​h 30​min
Valparaiso
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
West Lafayette
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Indianapolis
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
Cincinnati
— Few hours
bus:  2​h
Columbus
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Ann Arbor
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
Savannah

4
days
Valparaiso

Valparaiso ©
Valparaiso is a city and the county seat of Porter County, Indiana, United States. Museum-lovers will get to explore Hostetler's Hudson Auto Museum and La Porte County Historical Society Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Black Pine Animal Sanctuary and Silver Beach County Park. Get out of town with these interesting Valparaiso side-trips: Lemon Creek Winery (in Berrien Springs), Elkhart (National New York Central Railroad Museum & Ruthmere Mansion) and Hesston Steam Museum (in LaPorte). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Fernwood Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve, learn about winemaking at 12 Corners Vineyards, don't miss a visit to Chapel of the Resurrection, and see the interesting displays at Krasl Art Center.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Valparaiso trip builder .

Savannah to Valparaiso is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Savannah to Valparaiso. In June, Valparaiso is a bit cooler than Savannah - with highs of 80°F and lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to West Lafayette.

Things to do in Valparaiso

#Parks, #Museums, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Saint Joseph, Elkhart, LaPorte, Black Pine Animal Sanctuary, St. Julian Winery-Union Pier
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Black Pine Animal Sanctuary ©
Black Pine Animal Sanctuary
Hostetler's Hudson Auto Museum ©
Hostetler's Hudson Auto Museum
Hesston Steam Museum ©
Hesston Steam Museum

1
day
West Lafayette

West Lafayette ©
West Lafayette is a city in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Purdue University, then explore and take pictures at Mackey Arena, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lilly Nature Center.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the West Lafayette online route planner .

You can drive from Valparaiso to West Lafayette in 2 hours. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June in West Lafayette, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Indianapolis.

Things to do in West Lafayette

#Parks, #Wildlife
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Lilly Nature Center ©
Lilly Nature Center
Purdue University ©
Purdue University
Mackey Arena ©
Mackey Arena

1
day
Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
On the 7th (Thu), explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, explore the different monuments and memorials at Crown Hill Cemetery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Indianapolis Museum of Art, and finally see the interesting displays at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Indianapolis trip itinerary app .

Getting from West Lafayette to Indianapolis by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 63°F. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Fri) before leaving for Cincinnati.

Things to do in Indianapolis

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks
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Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Crown Hill Cemetery ©
Crown Hill Cemetery

few
hours
Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cincinnati trip maker site .

You can take a bus from Indianapolis to Cincinnati in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In June, daytime highs in Cincinnati are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Columbus.

Things to do in Cincinnati

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Wildlife
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1
day
Columbus

Columbus ©
More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
On the 9th (Sat), examine the collection at Jubilee Museum and Catholic Cultural Center, get engrossed in the history at Ohio History Center, then see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Pickerington Ponds, and finally see the interesting displays at Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Columbus trip maker site .

You can take a bus from Cincinnati to Columbus in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June in Columbus, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ann Arbor.

Things to do in Columbus

#Museums, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum, Pickerington Ponds
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Ohio History Center ©
Ohio History Center
Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum ©
Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum

1
day
Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor ©
Ann Arbor is a city in the US state of Michigan and the county seat of Washtenaw County. On the 10th (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Matthaei Botanical Gardens, then take an in-depth tour of Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, then examine the collection at Michigan Firehouse Museum, and finally wander the streets of Depot Town.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ann Arbor trip itinerary website .

Getting from Columbus to Ann Arbor by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Expect little chillier evenings in Ann Arbor when traveling from Columbus in June, with lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ann Arbor

#Parks, #Museums, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Ypsilanti
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens ©
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Michigan Firehouse Museum ©
Michigan Firehouse Museum
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology ©
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology

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