15 days in United States Itinerary

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— 3 nights
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
— 4 nights
— 1 night
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Sioux Falls
— 2 nights


Milwaukee — 3 nights

Brew City

Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milwaukee: Memorial Union Terrace (in Madison) and Rotary Botanical Gardens (in Janesville). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of St. Josaphat, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Great Lakes Distillery, contemplate the long history of Pabst Mansion, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Milwaukee tour website.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Milwaukee is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Milwaukee, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Sao Paulo in December, with highs in Milwaukee at 1°C and lows at -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to fly to Glacier National Park.
Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games · Breweries & Distilleries
Side Trips

Glacier National Park — 2 nights

Crown of the Continent

Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Swiftcurrent Mountain and then hike along Swiftcurrent Pass Hike. On the next day, explore the activities along McDonald Creek and then hike along John's Lake Loop.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Milwaukee to Glacier National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can fly to Seattle.
Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Seattle — 4 nights

Emerald City

You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seattle: Tacoma (5 Mile Drive & Trails, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, &more). There's lots more to do: view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, and walk around Volunteer Park Conservatory.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Seattle trip planner.

You can fly from Glacier National Park to Seattle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Glacier National Park to Seattle is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Glacier National Park in January, expect nights in Seattle to be much hotter, around 3°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can fly to Denver.
Parks · Museums · Shopping · Outdoors
Side Trips

Denver — 1 night

Mile-High City

Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Museo De Las Americas, and finally explore the galleries of The International Church of Cannabis.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Denver tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Denver takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Denver. Traveling from Seattle in January, Denver is a bit cooler at night with lows of -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Colorado Springs.
Museums · Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites

Colorado Springs — 2 nights

On the 11th (Wed), see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, then learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, then stop by Christmas in Manitou, and finally walk around Garden of the Gods. On your second day here, get a tailor-made plan with Rocky Mountain Food Tours, then examine the collection at Penrose Heritage Museum, and then find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Denver to Colorado Springs takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. In January, daytime highs in Colorado Springs are 9°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can fly to Sioux Falls.
Tours · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries
Side Trips

Sioux Falls — 2 nights

On the 13th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Old Courthouse Museum, and then stroll around Falls Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Sioux Falls day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Sioux Falls takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Colorado Springs to Sioux Falls is 1 hour. Traveling from Colorado Springs in January, expect Sioux Falls to be slightly colder, temps between -3°C and -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

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.

Montana travel guide

River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.

Colorado travel guide

River Rafting & Tubing · Parks · Scenic Drive
The Centennial State
Home to diverse natural ecosystems, Colorado boasts numerous ski resorts, vineyards, canyons, fossil-rich national parks, rugged natural trails, and picturesque scenic drives. Arguably the greatest of Colorado's many natural wonders is Mt. Elbert, the highest peak in the North American Rockies. The state's natural beauty inspired the opening lyrics of the song "America the Beautiful." Aside from its abundant unspoiled wilderness, Colorado also offers many urban attractions, including award-winning restaurants and nationally praised microbreweries. With an extensive system of highways and railroads, the state provides visitors on vacation with a chance to explore this largely untamed part of the country by car or train.

South Dakota travel guide

National Parks · Scenic Drive · Monuments
The State of Great Faces and Great Places
Famous for the cliffside monuments of Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse memorial, South Dakota is a land of Old West history, American Indian culture, and impressive natural wonders. Get to know the state's diverse and breathtaking landscape with a trip through Custer National Park, with a herd of 1,300 free-roaming bison, or by traversing the dramatic peaks of Badlands National Park near the Black Hills. Allow time in your itinerary to visit the state's largest city, Sioux Falls, for shopping, dining, and entertainment options, as well as a number of museums and historical attractions.