11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Cape May
— 2 nights
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Austin
— 4 nights
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Oklahoma City
— 1 night
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Wichita
— 1 night
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Omaha
— 1 night
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Des Moines
— 1 night

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Cape May

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Cape May City Beaches and Cape May Point State Park. Step out of the city life by going to Boat Tours & Water Sports and Sunset Beach. There's still lots to do: stroll through Wildwood Beach, contemplate the long history of Emlen Physick Estate, kick back and relax at North Wildwood Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Cape May Bird Observatory.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Cape May road trip app.

New York City to Cape May is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. In September, daytime highs in Cape May are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Austin.

Things to do in Cape May

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Wildwood Beach ©
Wildwood Beach

4
nights
Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Texas State Capitol and San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Visiting Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail and ATXcursions will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Lake Travis Zipline Adventures (in Volente) and San Antonio (The Alamo & The San Antonio River Walk). The adventure continues: witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool, get great views at Mount Bonnell, admire the striking features of The Driskill, and snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Austin online route planner.

Getting from Cape May to Austin by combination of bus and flight takes about 12 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cape May to Austin, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Cape May in September, with highs in Austin at 93°F and lows at 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Austin

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Lake Travis Zipline Adventures ©
Lake Travis Zipline Adventures

1
night
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©

The Big Friendly

Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
On the 15th (Tue), examine the collection at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, then contemplate the long history of Henry Overholser Mansion, then pause for some photo ops at Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Old Cathedral.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Oklahoma City trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Austin to Oklahoma City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Austin in September; daily highs in Oklahoma City reach 87°F and lows reach 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Wichita.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Henry Overholser Mansion ©
Henry Overholser Mansion
St. Joseph Old Cathedral ©
St. Joseph Old Cathedral
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum ©
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum

1
night
Wichita

Wichita ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): hike along Arkansas River Trail, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sedgwick County Zoo, and then identify plant and animal life at Great Plains Nature Center.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Wichita travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Oklahoma City to Wichita in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Omaha.

Things to do in Wichita

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sedgwick County Zoo ©
Sedgwick County Zoo
Great Plains Nature Center ©
Great Plains Nature Center

1
night
Omaha

Omaha ©

Gateway to the West

A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): grab your bike and head to Chalco Hills Recreation Area, try to win big at Horseshoe Council Bluffs, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Henry Doorly Zoo.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Omaha online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Wichita to Omaha in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Wichita in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Omaha: temperatures range from 81°F by day to 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Des Moines.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
Chalco Hills Recreation Area ©
Chalco Hills Recreation Area
Horseshoe Council Bluffs ©
Horseshoe Council Bluffs

1
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Des Moines

Des Moines
Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Clive Greenbelt Trail, grab your bike and head to High Trestle Trail, and then hike along Brown's Woods.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Des Moines route maker app.

You can drive from Omaha to Des Moines in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Des Moines

Trails · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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