16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
fly:  1​h
1
New York City
— 5 nights
train:  2​h
2
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Green Bay
— 1 night
Fly + subway:  3​h
5
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Washington DC

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Book of Mormon, Ellis Island, Statue of Liberty National Monument, and other attractions you added. Your inner history buff will appreciate 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read New York City trip builder website .

Las Vegas to New York City is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in September, with highs in New York City at 31°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

3
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
You've added Masonic Temple, City Hall, Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get some historical perspective at Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center. Do some cultural sightseeing at Philadelphia Museum of Art and Independence National Historical Park. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Elfreth's Alley, hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, and get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia online travel route planner .

You can take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Elfreth's Alley ©
Elfreth's Alley
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Washington Monument, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, National Building Museum, and other attractions you added. Get a sense of the local culture at National Air and Space Museum and Tomb of the Unknowns. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Washington National Cathedral and Arlington National Cemetery. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC online visit planner .

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Washington DC in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Green Bay.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Arlington
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

1
night
Green Bay

Green Bay ©
Home of the Green Bay Packers, the city of Green Bay centers around sports and is home to hundreds of notable football icons, including Brett Favre and Curly Lambeau.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): examine the collection at Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Green Bay online visit planner .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Green Bay takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In September, Green Bay is a bit cooler than Washington DC - with highs of 27°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Green Bay

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame ©
Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
You've added Buckingham Fountain, The Magnificent Mile, Chicago History Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at The Art Institute of Chicago and Millennium Park. Next up on the itinerary: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago road trip site .

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Green Bay to Chicago in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Green Bay in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Chicago, with lows around 19°C. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Neighborhoods Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
The Field Museum ©
The Field Museum

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