10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Austin
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Saint Louis
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Saint Paul
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Oklahoma City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Dallas
— 1 night
bus:  3​h 15​min
6
Austin
— 1 night
End: Austin

1
night
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 18th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Jewel Box and then look for all kinds of wild species at Sachs Butterfly House. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, meet the residents at Saint Louis Zoo, and then enjoy breathtaking views from The Gateway Arch.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Saint Louis trip builder website .

Austin to Saint Louis is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. In July, Saint Louis is little chillier than Austin - with highs of 89°F and lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trip

Sachs Butterfly House
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Sachs Butterfly House ©
Sachs Butterfly House
Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, and finally make a trip to Cloud Gate. On the next day, make a trip to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago day trip app .

Fly from Saint Louis to Chicago in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Saint Louis in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Chicago: temperatures range from 83°F by day to 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Saint Paul.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

3
nights
Saint Paul

Saint Paul ©
The capital of Minnesota, Saint Paul represents half of the "Twin Cities" and embraces the outdoors and urban culture.
Kids will enjoy National Eagle Center and Dodge Nature Center. Get out of town with these interesting Saint Paul side-trips: Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve (in Savage), French Regional Park (in Plymouth) and Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge (in Zimmerman). There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at The Raptor Center and steep yourself in history at Historic Fort Snelling.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Paul trip planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Chicago to Saint Paul in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. In July in Saint Paul, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Saint Paul

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

National Eagle Center, Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge, French Regional Park, Dodge Nature Center, Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve
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National Eagle Center ©
National Eagle Center
Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve ©
Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve
Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge ©

1
night
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Centennial Land Run Monument, meet the residents at Oklahoma City Zoo, then learn more about the world around you at Museum of Osteology, and finally steep yourself in history at Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Oklahoma City trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Saint Paul to Oklahoma City in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, Oklahoma City is a bit warmer than Saint Paul - with highs of 93°F and lows of 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Dallas.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Oklahoma City Zoo ©
Oklahoma City Zoo
Museum of Osteology ©
Museum of Osteology

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Dallas World Aquarium and then make a trip to Top O'Hill Terrace.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Dallas holiday planner .

You can drive from Oklahoma City to Dallas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Oklahoma City in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 78°F in Dallas. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Austin.

Things to do in Dallas

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Top O'Hill Terrace
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Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
Dallas World Aquarium ©
Dallas World Aquarium

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, then don't miss a visit to Mount Bonnell, then identify plant and animal life at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, and finally admire all the interesting features of Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Austin trip builder app .

Traveling by bus from Dallas to Austin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Austin are 98°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center ©
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats ©

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