15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Boise
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Boise
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
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Saint Louis
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
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Pittsburgh
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
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York Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Boston
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  3​h
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New York City
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
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Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
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Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
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Minneapolis
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
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Keystone
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
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Billings
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Boise


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Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at World Center For Birds of Prey, have some family-friendly fun at Boise Escape, then have some family-friendly fun at Labyrinth Escape Games, and finally trek along Boise River Greenbelt.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Boise road trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Boise. May in Boise sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Fun & Games Trails

Side Trip

Labyrinth Escape Games
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Labyrinth Escape Games ©
Labyrinth Escape Games
Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt

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Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
On the 25th (Mon), explore and take pictures at Mount Evans Scenic Byway and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Denver day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Boise to Denver takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boise in May, things will get slightly colder in Denver: highs are around 66°F and lows about 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Denver

Nature Scenic Drive Parks
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Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Mount Evans Scenic Byway ©
Mount Evans Scenic Byway

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 26th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, then steep yourself in history at Missouri Botanical Garden, and then get your game on at Top Notch Axe Throwing St. Louis.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Saint Louis road trip app .

You can fly from Denver to Saint Louis in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Saint Louis. Traveling from Denver in May, things will get a bit warmer in Saint Louis: highs are around 77°F and lows about 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
Top Notch Axe Throwing St. Louis ©
Top Notch Axe Throwing St. Louis
Missouri Botanical Garden ©
Missouri Botanical Garden

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Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
On the 27th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, then examine the collection at Bicycle Heaven, and then get your game on at LumberjAxes.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Pittsburgh trip maker site .

Getting from Saint Louis to Pittsburgh by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Saint Louis to Pittsburgh. Traveling from Saint Louis in May, you will find days in Pittsburgh are slightly colder (72°F), and nights are about the same (53°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to York Beach.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Fun & Games Museums Parks

Side Trip

LumberjAxes
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven

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York Beach

York Beach ©
On the 28th (Thu), visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse, then explore the world behind art at George Marshall Store Gallery, then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and finally tee off at Merriland Farms Golf Course.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our York Beach online trip itinerary maker .

Explore your travel options from Pittsburgh to York Beach with the Route module. Traveling from Pittsburgh in May, expect York Beach to be slightly colder, temps between 66°F and 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Boston.

Things to do in York Beach

Historic Sites Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

York, Marginal Way Walkway, Merriland Farms Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
George Marshall Store Gallery ©
George Marshall Store Gallery

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 29th (Fri), explore the different monuments and memorials at Granary Burying Ground, then stroll around Boston Public Garden, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Auburn Cemetery.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston trip planner.

Traveling by car from York Beach to Boston takes 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Boston are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Mount Auburn Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery

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nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, admire the striking features of Empire State Building, and make a trip to 9/11 Memorial.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Boston to New York City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in New York City, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 2nd (Tue), ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and finally stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Philadelphia online tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by train from New York City to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wissahickon Valley Park ©
Wissahickon Valley Park
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): get to know the resident critters at Lincoln Park Zoo, stroll around Millennium Park, then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Memorial Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, then admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain, and finally admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Philadelphia to Chicago in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In June in Chicago, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, get your game on at Game Show Battle Rooms, then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Twin Cities Trapeze Center.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Minneapolis road trip site .

You can fly from Chicago to Minneapolis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. June in Minneapolis sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 61°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Twin Cities Trapeze Center, Game Show Battle Rooms
Highlights from your plan
Game Show Battle Rooms ©
Game Show Battle Rooms
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Twin Cities Trapeze Center ©
Twin Cities Trapeze Center

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Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
On the 6th (Sat), trek along Presidential Trail, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, then take in the pleasant sights at Breezy Point Picnic Area, and finally cruise along Iron Mountain Road.

To plan Keystone vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Minneapolis to Keystone by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Minneapolis to Keystone is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Minneapolis in June, with highs in Keystone at 73°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Billings.

Things to do in Keystone

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Iron Mountain Road
Highlights from your plan
Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Presidential Trail ©
Presidential Trail

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Billings

Billings ©
Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): trot along with a tour on horseback, see the interesting displays at Moss Mansion, then stop by Scheels, and finally do a tasting at Yellowstone Cellars & Winery.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Billings online vacation builder .

Traveling by flight from Keystone to Billings takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, Billings is somewhat warmer than Keystone - with highs of 80°F and lows of 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Billings

Wineries Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Yellowstone Cellars & Winery ©
Yellowstone Cellars & Winery
Horseback Riding Tours
Moss Mansion ©
Moss Mansion

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