16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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New York City
— 1 night
2
Washington DC
— 1 night
3
Cincinnati
— 1 night
4
Chicago
— 2 nights
5
Memphis
— 1 night
6
New Orleans
— 1 night
7
San Antonio
— 2 nights
8
Las Vegas
— 1 night
9
San Francisco
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Fifth Avenue and then take a stroll through Times Square. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park and then race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip website.

Stoke-on-Trent, UK to New York City is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Stoke-on-Trent to New York City is minus 5 hours. In July, New York City is a bit warmer than Stoke-on-Trent - with highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

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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 28th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Eastern Market.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC online sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. July in Washington DC sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Washington DC

Nature · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
Eastern Market ©
Eastern Market
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

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Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
On the 29th (Thu), try your luck at JACK Cincinnati Casino, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mount Adams, then hunt for treasures at Findlay Market, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Urban Artifact.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cincinnati trip planner.

Fly from Washington DC to Cincinnati in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, Cincinnati is a bit cooler than Washington DC - with highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Casinos · Fun & Games · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
JACK Cincinnati Casino ©
JACK Cincinnati Casino
Mount Adams ©
Mount Adams
Findlay Market ©
Findlay Market

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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 30th (Fri): take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, tour the pleasant surroundings at Millennium Park, then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then grab your bike and head to Lakefront Trail.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Chicago online tour itinerary builder.

Fly from Cincinnati to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cincinnati to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Chicago

Outdoors · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Lakefront Trail ©
Lakefront Trail
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
Kayaking & Canoeing

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Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 1st (Sun), stop by Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid, then learn more about the world around you at Ducks Unlimited Waterfowling Heritage Center, then try to win big at Horseshoe Tunica, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Hampson Archeological Museum State Park, browse for treasures at Covington's Historic Square, and then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Memphis online visit planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Memphis in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in August; daily highs in Memphis reach 38°C and lows reach 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Memphis

Shopping · Museums · Casinos

Side Trips

Hampson Archeological Museum State Park, Covington's Historic Square, Horseshoe Tunica
Highlights from your plan
Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid ©
Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Covington's Historic Square ©
Covington's Historic Square

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): take a stroll through Frenchmen Street, wander the streets of Royal Street, then stroll through Woldenberg Park, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District.

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You can drive from Memphis to New Orleans in 7 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. When traveling from Memphis in August, plan for a bit cooler days in New Orleans, with highs around 32°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in New Orleans

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Frenchmen Street ©
Frenchmen Street
Garden District ©
Garden District
Royal Street ©
Royal Street

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, then examine the collection at Spanish Governor's Palace, and then shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): examine the collection at The Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum, steep yourself in history at King William Historic District, then take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Gardens, and finally browse the different shops at Pearl Brewery.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Antonio trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to San Antonio takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans in August, expect nights in San Antonio to be little chillier, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 43°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Pearl Brewery ©
Pearl Brewery

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Strip.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas tour itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. August in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 45°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, then take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Union Square, shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read San Francisco online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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