17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: London
+5
Train + Fly + Bus + Subway + Foot + Train:  11 h 15 min
1
Salem
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
2
Dallas
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
San Antonio
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Fredericksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Austin
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Amarillo
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 45 min
7
Reno
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
8
Portland
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Train:  13 h 30 min
End: London

2
nights
Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the views from Minuteman National Park - Old North Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Salem Witch Trials Memorial, explore the world behind art at Peabody Essex Museum, and then contemplate the long history of The House of the Seven Gables.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Salem trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to Salem is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Traveling from London in July, things will get a bit warmer in Salem: highs are around 32°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Salem

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gloucester, Minuteman National Park - Old North Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Good Harbor Beach ©
Good Harbor Beach
Peabody Essex Museum ©
Peabody Essex Museum
The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables

1
day
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.
On the 25th (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and then pause for some photo ops at John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Dallas journey app.

Traveling by flight from Salem to Dallas takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salem to Dallas. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Salem in July; daily highs in Dallas reach 41°C and lows reach 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza ©
John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza

3
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.
Pack the 26th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of The Alamo, take in the history at Mission San Jose, shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read San Antonio online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Dallas to San Antonio in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of tram and flight; or drive. In July, daytime highs in San Antonio are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld

1
night
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, take in nature's colorful creations at Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Pacific War, and finally don't miss a visit to Charles Beckendorf Gallery.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Fredericksburg trip app.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Fredericksburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from San Antonio in July; daily highs in Fredericksburg reach 39°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus ©
Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus
St. Mary's Catholic Church ©
St. Mary's Catholic Church

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Austin is known for museums, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, get engrossed in the history at LBJ Presidential Library, snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Austin trip website.

Traveling by car from Fredericksburg to Austin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daily temperatures in Austin can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Austin

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

1
night
Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
On the 2nd (Fri), make a trip to Cadallic Ranch, get engrossed in the history at Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, and then get a taste of life in the country at Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Amarillo journey planner.

Getting from Austin to Amarillo by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In August, Amarillo is little chillier than Austin - with highs of 37°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to Reno.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums

Side Trip

Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
Highlights from your plan
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West ©
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West
Cadallic Ranch ©
Cadallic Ranch
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum ©
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

1
night
Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
On the 3rd (Sat), deepen your understanding at University of Nevada, Reno, then enjoy some diversion at Reno Guns & Range, then see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Reno trip builder website.

You can fly from Amarillo to Reno in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Reno when traveling from Amarillo in August, with lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Reno

Fun & Games Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Reno Guns & Range ©
Reno Guns & Range
National Automobile Museum ©
National Automobile Museum
Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral ©
Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral

3
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Take a break from Portland with a short trip to Multnomah Falls in Bridal Veil, about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, get outside with Portland Timbers, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Oregon Zoo, and browse the collection at Multnomah County Central Library.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Portland itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Reno to Portland in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Reno in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Portland: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

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