15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Chicago
— 2 nights
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Burlington
— 1 night
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New York City
— 2 nights
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Philadelphia
— 1 night
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Gettysburg
— 1 night
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Washington DC
— 1 night
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Wilmington
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 1 night
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 1 night

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Millennium Park, and finally don't miss a visit to Cloud Gate.

To find photos and other tourist information, read our Chicago vacation planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Chicago is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Chicago is minus 16 hours. October in Chicago sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Burlington.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Millennium Park
Millennium Park

1
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Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the galleries of Ethan Allen Homestead, then walk around Waterfront Park, then trek along Burlington Bike Path, and finally hunt for treasures at Church Street Marketplace.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Burlington holiday maker site.

Drive from Chicago to Burlington in 16.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Burlington due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Burlington, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
Waterfront Park ©
Waterfront Park
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
On the 14th (Thu), appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, and then take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read New York City day trip planning app.

You can fly from Burlington to New York City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Burlington in October, expect New York City to be a bit warmer, temps between 24°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 16th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, then steep yourself in history at Independence Hall, and finally appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia trip planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Highlights from your plan
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): make a trip to Abraham Lincoln Statue, then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, and finally trot along with a tour on horseback.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Gettysburg online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Philadelphia to Gettysburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Expect little chillier evenings in Gettysburg when traveling from Philadelphia in October, with lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Horseback Riding Tours

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC vacation builder website.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Washington DC takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Gettysburg in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Washington DC, with lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Wilmington.

Things to do in Washington DC

Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

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night
Wilmington

Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
On the 19th (Tue), look for gifts at Old Books on Front Street, step aboard Battleship North Carolina, then have some family-friendly fun at Battle House Laser Tag, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Wilmington trip website.

Getting from Washington DC to Wilmington by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Washington DC, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Wilmington, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Wilmington

Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Battle House Laser Tag ©
Battle House Laser Tag
Battleship North Carolina ©
Battleship North Carolina

1
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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): browse the exhibits of Fort Sumter National Monument, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Charleston tour planner.

You can drive from Wilmington to Charleston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Charleston

Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 21st (Thu), immerse yourself in nature at Chastain Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Atlanta trip maker app.

You can fly from Charleston to Atlanta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Atlanta, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
Atlanta Botanical Garden ©
Atlanta Botanical Garden
Chastain Park ©
Chastain Park

1
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Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Lotz House Museum, see a show at Grand Ole Opry, and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Nashville trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Atlanta to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to Nashville. In October, daytime highs in Nashville are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Beer Tastings & Tours

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