10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Drive:  16​h
1
Saint Louis
— 1 night
2
Chicago
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Wisconsin Dells
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Madison
— 1 day
drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
6
Dearborn
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Canton
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
End: Philadelphia

1
night
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
The Gateway Arch has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): see the interesting displays at City Museum and then make a trip to The Gateway Arch.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Saint Louis day trip website .

Philadelphia to Saint Louis is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Saint Louis can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Museums
Highlights from your plan
City Museum ©
City Museum
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shoreline Sightseeing as well as Navy Pier. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, appreciate the history behind Cloud Gate, then take a memorable tour with Shoreline Sightseeing, and finally ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Navy Pier.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Chicago journey builder site .

Traveling by flight from Saint Louis to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Saint Louis in July, expect nights in Chicago to be about the same, around 67°F, while days are slightly colder, around 83°F. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Chicago

Theme Parks Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Navy Pier ©
Navy Pier

2
nights
Wisconsin Dells

Wisconsin Dells ©
Named after a nearby scenic gorge famous for its steep sandstone formations, Wisconsin Dells features more than 20 water parks, making it one of the most popular vacation areas in this region.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes House on the Rock as well as Dells Boat Tours. On the 25th (Thu), get a new perspective on things with Dells Boat Tours and then admire the landmark architecture of House on the Rock.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Wisconsin Dells trip planner .

Getting from Chicago to Wisconsin Dells by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Chicago in July, Wisconsin Dells is slightly colder at night with lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Madison.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

House on the Rock
Highlights from your plan
Dells Boat Tours ©
Dells Boat Tours
House on the Rock ©
House on the Rock

1
day
Madison

Madison
Madison might be the capital of Wisconsin, but students rather than politicians give the city its identity.
On the 26th (Fri), ponder the world of politics at Wisconsin State Capitol.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Madison trip planner .

You can drive from Wisconsin Dells to Madison in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in July, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Mackinac Island.

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night
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church, brush up on your military savvy at Fort Mackinac, then explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock, and finally admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Mackinac Island online holiday planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Madison to Mackinac Island. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Madison in July, you will find days in Mackinac Island are a bit cooler (73°F), and nights are about the same (58°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Dearborn.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac

1
night
Dearborn

Dearborn ©
Dearborn sits as part of the Detroit metropolitan area and was the home of Henry Ford.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Greenfield Village and then see the interesting displays at The Henry Ford.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Dearborn trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Mackinac Island to Dearborn with the Route module. Traveling from Mackinac Island in July, things will get a bit warmer in Dearborn: highs are around 82°F and lows about 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Canton.

Things to do in Dearborn

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford
Greenfield Village ©
Greenfield Village

1
night
Canton

Canton
Canton is a city in and the county seat of Stark County, Ohio, United States. To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Canton trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Dearborn to Canton takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 63°F. On the 30th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Canton

Parks Outdoors Museums

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