15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Auburn
Drive:  12​h 30​min
1
Southfield
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Niagara Falls
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
3
New York City
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Drive:  11​h 30​min
End: Auburn

2
nights
Southfield

Southfield ©
Southfield is a city in Oakland County of the US state of Michigan. On the 5th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Detroit Institute of Arts and then examine the collection at The Henry Ford. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Detroit Zoo, then admire all the interesting features of Comerica Park, and then examine the collection at Greenfield Village.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Southfield trip itinerary maker website .

Auburn to Southfield is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Auburn to Southfield due to the time zone difference. In August, Southfield is little chillier than Auburn - with highs of 82°F and lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Southfield

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Detroit, Dearborn, Heritage Park, Detroit Zoo
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Detroit Zoo ©
Detroit Zoo
Heritage Park ©
Heritage Park
The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford

4
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Attractions like The Strong National Museum of Play and Aquarium of Niagara make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Niagara Falls side-trips: Buffalo (Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex & Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park) and Patriots and Heroes Park (in Williamsville). And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino, browse the different shops at One Niagara "The Gateway to the Falls", and take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Niagara Falls road trip website .

Explore your travel options from Southfield to Niagara Falls with the Route module. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 61°F. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Buffalo, Old Fort Niagara, The Strong National Museum of Play, Patriots and Heroes Park
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
The Strong National Museum of Play ©
Aquarium of Niagara ©
Aquarium of Niagara

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and American Museum of Natural History will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the New York City online itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Niagara Falls in August since evenings lows in New York City dip to 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

2
nights
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.
On the 17th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Washington DC sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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