15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
Scottsdale
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
San Antonio
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Austin
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  4​h 30​min
4
Pensacola
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Montgomery
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Birmingham
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
7
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  5​h 15​min
End: New York City

1
night
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. On the 22nd (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden, then stop by Outrageous Olive Oil & Vinegar, and then take in the exciting artwork at Elan Wollitzer Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, explore the world behind art at Phoenix Art Museum, and then learn about winemaking at Aridus Wine Company.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Scottsdale trip planner .

New York City to Scottsdale is an approximately 8-hour combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from New York City in June: highs in Scottsdale hover around 107°F, while lows dip to 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Phoenix
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Phoenix Art Museum ©
Phoenix Art Museum
Aridus Wine Company ©
Aridus Wine Company

1
night
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mission Trail, and then take in the history at Mission Concepcion. On the next day, explore the galleries of The Alamo, then admire the masterpieces at San Antonio Museum of Art, then browse the exhibits of The Guenther House Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of King William Historic District.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read San Antonio trip itinerary maker app .

Getting from Scottsdale to San Antonio by combination of bus and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Scottsdale in June, with highs in San Antonio at 93°F and lows at 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Mission Trail ©
Mission Trail
Mission Concepcion ©
Mission Concepcion

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 26th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, wander the streets of SoCo District, and then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol.

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Traveling by car from San Antonio to Austin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 93°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Pensacola.

Things to do in Austin

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum

4
nights
Pensacola

Pensacola ©
Surrounded on three sides by water, Pensacola offers access to white-sand beaches and emerald-green ocean unspoiled by large resorts.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fort Morgan State Historic Site and Bellingrath Gardens and Home. National Naval Aviation Museum and Mobile Carnival Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Pensacola side-trips: Orange Beach (Fishing Charters & Tours & Parasailing & Paragliding), Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (in Mobile) and Gulf State Park (in Gulf Shores). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Fort Barrancas and admire all the interesting features of Pensacola Naval Air Station.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Pensacola tour planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Austin to Pensacola in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Austin in June, expect nights in Pensacola to be about the same, around 74°F, while days are little chillier, around 88°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Montgomery.

Things to do in Pensacola

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Orange Beach, Mobile, Gulf State Park, Fort Morgan State Historic Site, Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Highlights from your plan
Mobile Carnival Museum ©
Mobile Carnival Museum
Bellingrath Gardens and Home ©
Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Fort Morgan State Historic Site ©
Fort Morgan State Historic Site

2
nights
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Civil Rights Memorial Center, get lost in a book at Alabama Department of Archives and History, then examine the collection at The MOOseum, then take an in-depth tour of Rosa Parks Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church. On the next day, steep yourself in history at The Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum, steep yourself in history at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home, then steep yourself in history at First White House of the Confederacy, and finally explore the galleries of Alabama State Capitol.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Montgomery route planning website .

Traveling by car from Pensacola to Montgomery takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Birmingham.

Things to do in Montgomery

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Civil Rights Memorial Center ©
Civil Rights Memorial Center
Rosa Parks Museum ©
Rosa Parks Museum

2
nights
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
On the 3rd (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kelly Ingram Park, then get great views at Vulcan Park and Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Birmingham Museum of Art, get curious at McWane Science Center, then steep yourself in history at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral of St. Paul.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Birmingham trip maker site .

You can drive from Montgomery to Birmingham in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Birmingham are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Birmingham Museum of Art ©
Birmingham Museum of Art

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens & Museum of Art, then explore the galleries of Carter House, then steep yourself in history at Lotz House Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Frist Art Museum, then examine the collection at Lane Motor Museum, and then explore and take pictures at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, refer to the Nashville itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Nashville are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Cheekwood ©
Cheekwood
Carter House ©
Carter House
Lane Motor Museum ©
Lane Motor Museum

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