18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Chicago
— 1 night
2
Covington
— 1 night
3
New Orleans
— 1 night
4
Houston
— 1 night
5
Austin
— 1 night
6
Alamogordo
— 1 night
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
8
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
9
San Francisco
— 3 nights

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Chicago

Chicago
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Chicago day trip planner.

London, UK to Chicago is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Chicago is minus 6 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from London in February, with highs in Chicago at °C and lows at °C. On the 28th (Thu), you're off to Covington.

Things to do in Chicago

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games

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Covington

Covington ©
Covington is a city and the county seat of Newton County, Georgia, located 35 miles east of Atlanta. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Holy Spirit.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Covington trip itinerary app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chicago to Covington. Traveling from Chicago to Covington, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in February; daily highs in Covington reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Covington

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Monastery of the Holy Spirit
Highlights from your plan
Monastery of the Holy Spirit ©
Monastery of the Holy Spirit

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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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New Orleans tour itinerary app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Covington to New Orleans. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Covington to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Covington in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be warmer in New Orleans, with lows of °C. On the 2nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): tee off at Hermann Park and then get to know the resident critters at Houston Zoo.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Houston trip planning tool.

You can fly from New Orleans to Houston in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Houston, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Golf
Highlights from your plan
Hermann Park ©
Hermann Park
Houston Zoo ©
Houston Zoo

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Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 4th (Mon), snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, thenwander the streets of South Congress Avenue, thenponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, and finally admire the striking features of The Driskill.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Austin attractions planner.

Drive from Houston to Austin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Austin are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Alamogordo.

Things to do in Austin

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Driskill ©
The Driskill
South Congress Avenue ©
South Congress Avenue

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Alamogordo

Alamogordo ©
Alamogordo is the seat of Otero County, New Mexico, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): stop by Off the Beaten Path, learn about winemaking at McGinn's PistachioLand, and then take in the dramatic natural features at White Sands National Monument. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at New Mexico Museum of Space History and then delve into the distant past at Three Rivers Petroglyph Site.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Alamogordo day trip app.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Austin to Alamogordo in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Austin to Alamogordo. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Alamogordo when traveling from Austin in March, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Alamogordo

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Three Rivers Petroglyph Site, White Sands National Monument, Off the Beaten Path
Highlights from your plan
Off the Beaten Path ©
Off the Beaten Path
Three Rivers Petroglyph Site ©
Three Rivers Petroglyph Site
New Mexico Museum of Space History ©
New Mexico Museum of Space History

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): stop by Canyon Village Marketplace, see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, look for gifts at Lookout Studio, thenlook for gifts at Hopi House, thenadmire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, and finally engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Alamogordo to Grand Canyon National Park takes 9 hours. In March, Grand Canyon National Park is slightly colder than Alamogordo - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Shopping Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Head to Third Street Promenade and The Grovefor plenty of shopping. Get in touch with nature at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately Anaheim away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and stop by Amoeba Music.

To plan Los Angeles vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Squarefor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers, don't miss a visit to Nob Hill, visit SoMa, and get curious at Exploratorium.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in March, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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