12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Dallas
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Gulf Shores
— 1 night
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Panama City Beach
— 2 nights
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Tampa
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Dallas

Dallas ©

Big D

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a splash at NRH2O Family Water Park and then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Dallas.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Dallas trip planner.

Chicago to Dallas is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago in June, things will get a bit warmer in Dallas: highs are around 92°F and lows about 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Dallas

Theme Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
NRH2O Family Water Park ©
NRH2O Family Water Park
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Family-friendly places like The National WWII Museum and Jackson Square will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, make a trip to French Quarter, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the New Orleans day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Dallas to New Orleans takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas in June, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around 83°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in New Orleans

Highlights from your plan
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum

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Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Orange Beach Waterfront Park, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then putt your heart out at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf.

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Traveling by car from New Orleans to Gulf Shores takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from New Orleans in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 71°F in Gulf Shores. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pirate's Island Adventure Golf ©
Pirate's Island Adventure Golf

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Panama City Beach

World's Most Beautiful Beaches

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Panama City Beach Winery, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Panama City Beach. Keep things going the next day: play a few rounds at Camp Creek Golf Club, kick back and relax at Santa Rosa Beach, and then pick up some new knowledge with Beach Sand Sculptures.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Panama City Beach trip planning app.

Drive from Gulf Shores to Panama City Beach in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Tampa.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Panama City Beach ©
Panama City Beach
Santa Rosa Beach
Santa Rosa Beach

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Tampa

Tampa ©

Big Guava

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Attractions like Universal Orlando Resort and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Tampa: Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Clearwater) and Orlando (Walt Disney World Resort & Magic Kingdom Park).

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tampa trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of car and flight from Panama City Beach to Tampa in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. July in Tampa sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 77°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampa

Theme Parks · Tours · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay ©
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

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