17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 2 nights
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Atlanta
— 3 nights
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New Orleans
— 2 nights
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San Antonio
— 2 nights
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Austin
— 2 nights
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Chicago
— 3 nights

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, wander the streets of Times Square, browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

Discover how to plan a New York City trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to New York City is minus 5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in September: high temperatures in New York City hover around 31°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Change things up with these side-trips from Atlanta: Stone Mountain Park (in Stone Mountain) and Booth Western Art Museum (in Cartersville). And it doesn't end there: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, admire the masterpieces at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, contemplate the long history of Centennial Olympic Park, and admire the natural beauty at Atlanta Botanical Garden.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlanta trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Atlanta takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. In September in Atlanta, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Booth Western Art Museum ©
Booth Western Art Museum
Food Tours
National Center for Civil and Human Rights ©

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 11th (Sat), brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, and then get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, then examine the collection at Cabildo, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Garden District.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans travel planner.

You can fly from Atlanta to New Orleans in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from Atlanta in September, with lows around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in New Orleans

Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

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San Antonio

San Antonio ©

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
On the 13th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, then Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, and then get in on the family fun at Six Flags Fiesta Texas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the history at Mission San Juan, then take a stroll around Tower of the Americas, then contemplate the long history of The Alamo, and finally shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Antonio road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to San Antonio takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from New Orleans in September, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in San Antonio: temperatures range from 40°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
Mission San Juan ©
Mission San Juan
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk

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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of The Driskill, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool, then hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats. Keep things going the next day: deepen your understanding at University of Texas at Austin, take an in-depth tour of LBJ Presidential Library, then steep yourself in history at Texas State Capitol, and finally stop by 6th Street.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Austin trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Antonio to Austin in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. September in Austin sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
University of Texas at Austin ©
University of Texas at Austin

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take in the waterfront at Navy Pier, stroll through Millennium Park, and engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Austin to Chicago takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Austin in September, with highs in Chicago at 30°C and lows at 19°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Millennium Park
Millennium Park

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