11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Philadelphia
— Few hours
2
Cleveland
— 1 night
3
Saint Louis
— 1 night
4
Wichita
— 1 night
5
Denver
— 1 night
6
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
7
Chicago
— 2 nights
8
Indianapolis
— 1 night

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hours
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art and then get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Philadelphia trip itinerary maker site.

Newark to Philadelphia is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Cleveland.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

1
night
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): examine the collection at A Christmas Story House and then see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Cleveland online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Philadelphia to Cleveland in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, expect nights in Cleveland to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit cooler, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
A Christmas Story House ©
A Christmas Story House

1
night
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): walk around Forest Park, stop by Herbaria, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Missouri Botanical Garden.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Saint Louis tour itinerary planning site.

Fly from Cleveland to Saint Louis in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Cleveland to Saint Louis is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Cleveland, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Saint Louis, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Wichita.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Missouri Botanical Garden ©
Missouri Botanical Garden
Forest Park ©
Forest Park
Herbaria ©
Herbaria

1
night
Wichita

Wichita ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Mid-America All-Indian Center, get to know the resident critters at Sedgwick County Zoo, and then don't miss a visit to The Keeper of the Plains.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Wichita trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Saint Louis to Wichita by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. August in Wichita sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Wichita

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sedgwick County Zoo ©
Sedgwick County Zoo
The Keeper of the Plains ©
The Keeper of the Plains
Mid-America All-Indian Center
Mid-America All-Indian Center

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night
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
On the 5th (Wed), look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Denver Zoo, thencontemplate the long history of Molly Brown House Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Denver travel route planner.

You can fly from Wichita to Denver in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Wichita in August, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Denver. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

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nights
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, thenstroll around Garden of the Gods, and then gain insight at United States Air Force Academy.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs day trip site.

You can drive from Denver to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, walk around Millennium Park, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, thenponder the design of Buckingham Fountain, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from 360 Chicago Observation Deck. On the next day, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

Plan trip to Chicago with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Chicago by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Colorado Springs in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Chicago, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

1
night
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 10th (Mon), make a trip to USS Indianapolis Memorial, examine the collection at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, don't miss a visit to Central Canal, thenvisit Indiana State Fairgrounds, and finally stop by Rocket Fizz.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Indianapolis road trip planner.

You can drive from Chicago to Indianapolis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Indianapolis. August in Indianapolis sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum ©
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum
Indiana State Fairgrounds ©
Indiana State Fairgrounds
USS Indianapolis Memorial ©
USS Indianapolis Memorial

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