11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Schaghticoke
Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Buffalo
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h
2
Chicago
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Sioux City
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
4
Rapid City
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 45​min
5
Butte
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
6
George
— 5 nights
End: George

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Buffalo

Buffalo ©
The most populous city in the state after New York, Buffalo serves as the gateway to Niagara Falls and Canada for many travelers.
To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Buffalo trip planner .

Schaghticoke to Buffalo is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly. July in Buffalo sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Buffalo

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Elmwood Village ©
Elmwood Village
Pierce-Arrow Museum ©
Pierce-Arrow Museum

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night
Chicago

Chicago
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Buffalo to Chicago takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Buffalo to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Chicago are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. On the 14th (Sat), you'll travel to Sioux City.

Things to do in Chicago

Nightlife Parks Outdoors

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Sioux City

Sioux City ©
Sioux City is a city in Woodbury and Plymouth counties in the northwestern part of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): examine the collection at Sioux City Public Museum, then examine the collection at The Mid America Museum of Aviation & Transportation, and then join in the after-dark buzz at Hard Rock Casino Sioux City.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Sioux City trip planner .

Traveling by car from Chicago to Sioux City takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, daytime highs in Sioux City are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Sioux City

Nightlife Museums Casinos
Highlights from your plan
Sioux City Public Museum ©
Sioux City Public Museum

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): see the interesting displays at National Presidential Wax Museum, examine the collection at Founding Fathers Black Hills, wander the streets of Downtown Rapid City, then examine the collection at The Journey Museum & Learning Center, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Badlands National Park.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rapid City trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sioux City to Rapid City in 6 hours. Another option is to fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Sioux City to Rapid City is minus 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Rapid City can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Butte.

Things to do in Rapid City

Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

National Presidential Wax Museum
Highlights from your plan
America's Founding Fathers Exhibit ©
America's Founding Fathers Exhibit
National Presidential Wax Museum ©
National Presidential Wax Museum

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Butte

Butte ©
Butte is a city in, and the county seat of Silver Bow County, Montana, United States. To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Butte trip planner.

Drive from Rapid City to Butte in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect slightly colder evenings in Butte when traveling from Rapid City in July, with lows around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to George.

Things to do in Butte

Historic Sites Museums
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World Museum of Mining ©
World Museum of Mining
Butte-Silver Bow Public Archives ©
Butte-Silver Bow Public Archives

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George

George ©
George is a city in Grant County, Washington, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The teapot Dome Gas Station as well as The Gorge Amphitheatre. Museum-lovers will get to explore Chelan County Museum and Pioneer Village and Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Get outdoors at Apple Capital Loop Trail and Daroga State Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Olmstead Place State Park (in Ellensburg), Wapato (Owen Roe Winery & Treveri) and Pybus Public Market (in Wenatchee). There's much more to do: do a tasting at Wineglass Cellars, look for gifts at Orondo Cider Works, cruise along Frenchman Coulee, and examine the collection at Douglas County Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the George day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Butte to George in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Butte to George. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Butte in July, with highs in George at 92°F and lows at 63°F. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in George

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Zillah, Wenatchee, Wapato, Douglas County Museum, Orondo Cider Works
Highlights from your plan
Frenchman Coulee ©
Frenchman Coulee
Douglas County Museum ©
Douglas County Museum
Treveri ©
Treveri