11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Saint Louis
— 2 nights
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Green Bay
— 3 nights
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Mackinac Island
— 2 nights
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Watkins Glen
— 2 nights
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Altoona
— 1 night

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Saint Louis is known for museums, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at City Museum, relax in the rural setting at Grant’s Farm, admire the natural beauty at Missouri Botanical Garden, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Saint Louis itinerary builder tool.

New York City to Saint Louis is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Saint Louis is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from New York City in October since evenings lows in Saint Louis dip to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Green Bay.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
City Museum ©
City Museum
Saint Louis Zoo ©
Saint Louis Zoo
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch

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Green Bay

Green Bay ©

Home of the Packers

Home of the Green Bay Packers, the city of Green Bay centers around sports and is home to hundreds of notable football icons, including Brett Favre and Curly Lambeau.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Green Bay: Fish Creek (Edgewood Orchard Galleries & Peninsula State Park), George Burr Gallery (in Ephraim) and Sturgeon Bay (The Farm & Cave Point County Park). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame and admire the natural beauty at Bookworm Gardens.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Green Bay road trip planner.

Fly from Saint Louis to Green Bay in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Saint Louis in October; daily highs in Green Bay reach 60°F and lows reach 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Green Bay

Parks · Museums · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bookworm Gardens ©
Bookworm Gardens
Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame ©
Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame
Peninsula State Park ©
Peninsula State Park

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity Church, then immerse yourself in nature at Mackinac Island State Park, then brush up on your military savvy at Fort Mackinac, and finally explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock. On the next day, browse the exhibits of Liberty Lego Display, contemplate the long history of Fort Holmes, then trot along with a tour on horseback, then stop by Little Luxuries of Mackinac Island, and finally discover the deep blue sea with Great Turtle Kayak Tours.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mackinac Island trip builder site.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Green Bay to Mackinac Island in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Green Bay to Mackinac Island due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Green Bay in October, you will find days in Mackinac Island are slightly colder (55°F), and nights are about the same (43°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Watkins Glen.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Tours · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Great Turtle Kayak Tours ©
Great Turtle Kayak Tours
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac

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Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): do a tasting at Silver Springs Winery L.L.C., sample the tasty concoctions at Two Goats Brewing, then take a pleasant ride with Painted Bar Stables, and finally admire the majestic nature at Watkins Glen State Park. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Glenn H. Curtiss Museum, then see the interesting displays at Corning Museum of Glass, and then explore the world behind art at The Rockwell Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Watkins Glen road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Mackinac Island to Watkins Glen takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of ferry, bus, train, and taxi. When traveling from Mackinac Island in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Watkins Glen: temperatures range from 64°F by day to 42°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Altoona.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Museums · Wineries · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Corning Museum of Glass ©
Corning Museum of Glass
Glenn H. Curtiss Museum ©
Glenn H. Curtiss Museum

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Altoona

Altoona ©
Altoona is a city in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum, contemplate the long history of Allegheny Portage Railroad, then contemplate the long history of Horseshoe Curve National Historic Landmark, and finally revel in the low prices at Boyer Candy Factory Outlet.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Altoona trip planning site.

You can drive from Watkins Glen to Altoona in 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Altoona are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Altoona

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Allegheny Portage Railroad ©
Allegheny Portage Railroad
Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum ©
Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum
Boyer Candy Factory Outlet ©
Boyer Candy Factory Outlet

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