18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chicago
1
Chicago
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Cleveland
— 3 nights
Drive:  11​h
3
Boston
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
New York City
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Washington DC
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: New York City

4
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Magnificent Mile.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Chicago trip planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. June in Chicago sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. On the 10th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Theme Parks Parks
Highlights from your plan
BATL-The Backyard Axe Throwing League ©
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

3
nights
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes USS Cod Submarine Memorial. On the 14th (Sun), steep yourself in history at USS Cod Submarine Memorial, then admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art, and then see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on nature at Cleveland Museum of Natural History, make a trip to A Christmas Story House, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at West Side Market.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Cleveland travel route planner.

Drive from Toledo to Cleveland in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Cleveland can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland Museum of Natural History ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

4
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
When in Boston, make a side trip to see Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, approximately 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, traverse land and water with a duck tour, get engrossed in the history at USS Constitution Museum, and walk around Boston Common.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Boston trip planner .

You can fly from Cleveland to Boston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Boston can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Tours Parks

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

5
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Change things up with a short trip to Bronx Zoo in Bronx (about 36 minutes away). The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, admire all the interesting features of The High Line, and explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read New York City online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Boston to New York City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

1
night
Washington DC

Washington DC
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC route maker app .

Fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from New York City in June, you will find days in Washington DC are a bit warmer (35°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). On the 24th (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Nightlife Tours

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