10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  6 h
1
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
2
Montgomery
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  7 h
3
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Austin
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
New Orleans
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  6 h
End: New York City

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Louis Cemetery No. 1. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, then brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, then examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Louis Cemetery No. 3.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the New Orleans travel planner.

New York City to New Orleans is an approximately 6- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to New Orleans. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from New York City in September, with lows around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Montgomery.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
New Orleans Museum of Art ©
New Orleans Museum of Art

1
night
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. On the 9th (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Rosa Parks Museum.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Montgomery trip builder.

You can drive from New Orleans to Montgomery in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in September, Montgomery is a bit cooler at night with lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow time for travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Montgomery

Museums
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Rosa Parks Museum ©
Rosa Parks Museum

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the history at Mission Concepcion, find something for the whole family at SeaWorld, and then admire the masterpieces at McNay Art Museum. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at San Antonio Museum of Art, find something for the whole family at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip tool.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Montgomery to San Antonio in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Montgomery in September, you will find days in San Antonio are somewhat warmer (94°F), and nights are about the same (73°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites
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SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld
McNay Art Museum ©
McNay Art Museum
Six Flags Fiesta Texas ©
Six Flags Fiesta Texas

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 12th (Sat), appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool, and then get your game on at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Austin. On your second day here, gain insight at University of Texas at Austin and then take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Austin trip maker website.

You can drive from San Antonio to Austin in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Austin can reach 93°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. On the 13th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Austin

Fun & Games Nature Parks
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Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum
University of Texas at Austin ©
University of Texas at Austin

1
night
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
On the 14th (Mon), stroll the grounds of Lafayette Cemetery No.1, admire the masterpieces at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, then get outside with The American Bicycle Rental Company, and finally examine the collection at The Presbytere.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our New Orleans sightseeing planning website.

Traveling by flight from Austin to New Orleans takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Austin, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 83°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites
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The American Bicycle Rental Company ©
The American Bicycle Rental Company
Lafayette Cemetery No.1 ©
Lafayette Cemetery No.1

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