17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Atlanta
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h
2
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Houston
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Austin
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Dallas
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Milan

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): get advice or help at Historic Downtown Senoia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, then find something for the whole family at SKYVIEW Atlanta, and then meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Atlanta planning tool .

Milan, Italy to Atlanta is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. August in Atlanta sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Tours

Side Trip

Historic Downtown Senoia
Highlights from your plan
Bad Axe Throwing ©
Bad Axe Throwing
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
Food Tours

4
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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum, stroll through New Orleans City Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, and meet the residents at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our New Orleans trip itinerary planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Atlanta to New Orleans in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Atlanta in August, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 32°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

2
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
On the 8th (Thu), get curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, admire all the interesting features of Minute Maid Park, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christ Church Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then take in the dramatic scenery at Water Wall, and then get in on the family fun at Kemah Boardwalk.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Houston trip planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Houston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in August: highs in Houston hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Kemah Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Kemah Boardwalk ©
Kemah Boardwalk
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
Minute Maid Park ©
Minute Maid Park

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool, then hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and finally appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Austin, then get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Austin trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Houston to Austin by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Austin are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool

2
nights
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 12th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, take in the history at Mission San Jose, and then pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, then browse the exhibits of The Alamo, and then shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the San Antonio trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in San Antonio, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Theme Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns

3
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Go for a jaunt from Dallas to Fort Worth to see Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Dallas, make a trip to Top O'Hill Terrace, meet the residents at Dallas World Aquarium, and see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Dallas day trip app .

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to Dallas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Dallas, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, Top O'Hill Terrace, The Escape Game Dallas
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace

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