17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  25​h
1
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Lafayette
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  3​h
3
Houston
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
4
Logan
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Virginia City
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Singapore

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 The National WWII Museum and Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Royal Street and Faulkner House Books. Change things up with these side-trips from New Orleans: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell) and Global Wildlife Center (in Folsom). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, don't miss a visit to French Quarter, view the masterpieces at Jamie Hayes Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral.

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Singapore, Singapore to New Orleans is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Singapore to New Orleans, you'll gain 14 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in August, expect nights in New Orleans to be about the same, around 32°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Lafayette.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Global Wildlife Center
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

1
night
Lafayette

Lafayette ©
Lafayette is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): gain insight at Acadian Cultural Center, get to know the fascinating history of Vermilionville, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Acadian Village, and finally stroll the grounds of Cathedral of St John the Evangelist.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Lafayette road trip website .

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Lafayette takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in August: highs in Lafayette hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in Lafayette

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St John the Evangelist ©
Vermilionville ©
Vermilionville
Acadian Cultural Center ©
Acadian Cultural Center

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 26th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strand, and then get to know the fascinating history of The Seawall. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Cockrell Butterfly Center, then engage your brain at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Houston trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Lafayette to Houston takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In August in Houston, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Logan.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Galveston
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center

1
night
Logan

Logan ©
Logan is a city in Cache County, Utah, United States. On the 28th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of LDS Tabernacle, take an in-depth tour of American West Heritage Center, and then stop by Gossner Foods Store.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Logan tour planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Houston to Logan. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Houston to Logan due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Houston, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Logan, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Logan

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

American West Heritage Center
Highlights from your plan
American West Heritage Center ©
American West Heritage Center
Gossner Foods Store ©
Gossner Foods Store

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Salt Lake City trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Logan to Salt Lake City takes 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Salt Lake City when traveling from Logan in August, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Virginia City.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Natural History Museum of Utah ©
Natural History Museum of Utah
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple

2
nights
Virginia City

Virginia City ©
Virginia City is a census-designated place (CDP) that is the county seat of Storey County, Nevada. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Chollar Mansion, examine the collection at Fourth Ward School Museum, examine the collection at The Washoe Club Haunted Museum, examine the collection at The Way It Was Museum, then look for gifts at Chocolate Nugget Candy Factory, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary in the Mountains Catholic Church. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery, then admire the majestic nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sand Harbor.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Virginia City online vacation planner .

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Virginia City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Virginia City. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 14°C in Virginia City. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Virginia City

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

South Lake Tahoe, Sand Harbor, Chocolate Nugget Candy Factory
Highlights from your plan
Fourth Ward School Museum ©
Fourth Ward School Museum
Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery ©
Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery
The Washoe Club Haunted Museum ©
The Washoe Club Haunted Museum

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Marshall’s Beach and Fort Funston National Park. Shop till you drop at Exploratorium and Ferry Building Marketplace. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Moss Landing), Safari West (in Santa Rosa) and Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma). There's still lots to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at de Young Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip maker website .

Getting from Virginia City to San Francisco by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Virginia City in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Safari West, Sonoma Coast State Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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