11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday planner
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Fly to Seattle Tacoma International Airport, Drive to Union
— 2 nights
— 2 nights
— 4 nights
Fly to Missoula International Airport, Drive to Superior
— 2 nights
Drive to Missoula International Airport, Fly to Dallas


Union — 2 nights

Union is a small census-designated place in Mason County, Washington, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Union: Scenic Beach State Park (in Seabeck) and Brinnon (Whitney Gardens and Nursery & Rocky Brook Falls Trail). Next up on the itinerary: trek along Staircase Rapids Nature Trail, head outdoors with Robin Hood Village, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Cushman, and make a trip to Dalby Water Wheel.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Union trip planning site.

Dallas to Union is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dallas to Union. In September, Union is colder than Dallas - with highs of 72°F and lows of 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Seattle.
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Side Trips

Seattle — 2 nights

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then get a taste of the local shopping with Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in the waterfront at Seattle Waterfront. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Glasshouse Studio, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, and finally take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Seattle tour planner.

You can drive from Union to Seattle in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Seattle when traveling from Union in September, with lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Portland.
Shopping · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Portland — 4 nights

City of Roses

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portland: Cannon Beach (Haystack Rock & Cannon Beach), Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil) and Cellar Door Wine Tours (in Lafayette). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Clear Creek Distillery, stop by Powell's City of Books, and admire the landmark architecture of Pittock Mansion.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Portland day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Portland takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Portland sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Superior.
Parks · Nature · Tours · Beaches
Side Trips

Superior — 2 nights

Superior is a town in and the county seat of Mineral County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in the views from Natural Pier Bridge and then get interesting insight from Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on Rugg's Outfitting.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Superior trip itinerary website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Portland to Superior. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Portland in September: high temperatures in Superior hover around 57°F and lows are around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.
Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Wildlife
Side Trip

United States travel guide

Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.