16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Atlanta
— 2 nights
2
Saint Louis
— 2 nights
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
5
New Orleans
— 3 nights

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tellus Science Museum and Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site. Museum-lovers will appreciate Booth Western Art Museum and Swan House. Venture out of the city with trips to Amicalola Falls State Park (in Dawsonville) and Little White House (in Warm Springs). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Atlanta trip planner.

Orlando to Atlanta is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. June in Atlanta sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Atlanta

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Cartersville, Amicalola Falls State Park, Little White House
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Tellus Science Museum ©
Tellus Science Museum
Booth Western Art Museum ©
Booth Western Art Museum
Little White House ©
Little White House

2
nights
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Charles Historic District, examine the collection at Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum, steep yourself in history at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, thenadmire the natural beauty at Missouri Botanical Garden, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Missouri Civil War Museum, have fun and explore at The Magic House, St. Louis Children's Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Saint Louis Art Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Saint Louis route planner.

You can fly from Atlanta to Saint Louis in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to Saint Louis. June in Saint Louis sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, St. Charles Historic District
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St. Charles Historic District ©
St. Charles Historic District
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site ©
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site

4
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Grand Prismatic Spring and West Thumb Geyser Basin. Escape the urban bustle at Upper Geyser Basin and Uncle Tom's Trail. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Firehole Canyon Drive, witness a stunning natural landmark at Mud Volcano, explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge Trail, and explore the striking landscape of Artists’ Paintpots.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park tour builder tool.

Fly from Saint Louis to Yellowstone National Park in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, taxi, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Saint Louis to Yellowstone National Park is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Saint Louis in June, expect Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Castle Geyser ©
Castle Geyser
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive

2
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Explore hidden gems such as Bright Angel Trail and Desert View Watchtower. Get outdoors at Grand Canyon South Rim and Hopi Point. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Hermit's Rest, get great views at Mather Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip builder.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 13 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at °F and lows at °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Hopi Point ©
Hopi Point

3
nights
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.
Appreciate the collections at Whitney Plantation and The National WWII Museum. Get some cultural insight at Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Escape My Room New Orleans. Take a break from New Orleans with a short trip to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Slidell, about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Ultimate Swamp Adventures, stroll the grounds of Lake Lawn Metairie, get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, and admire the masterpieces at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA.

To see photos and other tourist information, read New Orleans trip itinerary app.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans by combination of bus and flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, New Orleans is much warmer at night with lows of °F. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Ultimate Swamp Adventures, Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, Whitney Plantation, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Ultimate Swamp Adventures ©
Ultimate Swamp Adventures
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site

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