10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly + taxi:  7​h 15​min
1
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  10​h 45​min
2
Panama City Beach
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 15​min
3
Marathon
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h 45​min
4
Hilton Head
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Chicago

1
night
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park attractions planner.

Chicago to Glacier National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Chicago in June: high temperatures in Glacier National Park hover around 75°F and lows are around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive
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Logan Pass ©
Logan Pass
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

2
nights
Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach ©
Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Visit Swim with Dolphins and Panama City Beach for some beach relaxation. Family-friendly places like Henderson Beach State Park and St. Andrews State Park will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and buy something for everyone on your list at Pier Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Panama City Beach driving holiday tool .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to Panama City Beach takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Glacier National Park to Panama City Beach, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Glacier National Park in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Panama City Beach: temperatures range from 89°F by day to 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Marathon.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Henderson Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Panama City Beach ©
Panama City Beach
Swim with Dolphins
Henderson Beach State Park ©
Henderson Beach State Park

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
You'll get in some beach time at Dolphin Research Center and Fishing Charters & Tours. Kids will appreciate attractions like Bahia Honda State Park and Sombrero Beach. It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital and snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Marathon sightseeing app .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Panama City Beach to Marathon in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Panama City Beach in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Marathon, with lows around 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach

1
night
Hilton Head

Hilton Head ©
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): stroll through Coligny Beach and then race across the water with a speed boat tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hilton Head online tour itinerary planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Marathon to Hilton Head in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Marathon in July since evenings lows in Hilton Head dip to 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Speed Boats Tours

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