19 days in Continental USA Itinerary

19 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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New York City
— 1 night
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Pittsburgh
— 1 night
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Cincinnati
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Memphis
— 1 night
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Saint Louis
— 1 night
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Springfield
— 1 night
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Oklahoma City
— 1 night
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Shamrock
— 1 night
10
Amarillo
— Few hours
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Childress
— 1 night
12
Dallas
— 1 night
13
Waco
— 1 night
14
Austin
— 1 night
15
San Antonio
— 1 day
16
Corpus Christi
— 4 nights
17
Houston
— 1 night

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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.
To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planner.

If you are flying in from Norway, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. July in New York City sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife Parks Tours

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Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh driving holiday planner.

Fly from New York City to Pittsburgh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New York City in July since evenings lows in Pittsburgh dip to °C. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks Museums Outdoors

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Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
On the 8th (Mon), snap pictures at Roebling Suspension Bridge.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cincinnati trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati in 5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. July in Cincinnati sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Tue) before leaving for Nashville.
Highlights from your plan
Roebling Suspension Bridge ©
Roebling Suspension Bridge

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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 9th (Tue), sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting and then visit Downtown Nashville.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Nashville sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Cincinnati to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cincinnati to Nashville. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cincinnati in July: high temperatures in Nashville hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods Tours Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Beer Tastings & Tours

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Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Memphis Riverboats as well as Graceland. On the 10th (Wed), choose your vessel at Memphis Riverboats.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Memphis attractions planner.

Getting from Nashville to Memphis by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Outdoors Transportation
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
Memphis Riverboats ©
Memphis Riverboats

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
The Gateway Arch has been added to your itinerary.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis day trip planning website.

You can drive from Memphis to Saint Louis in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Memphis in July since evenings lows in Saint Louis dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Fri) before leaving for Springfield.
Highlights from your plan
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch

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Springfield

Springfield ©
You've now added Route 66 Car Museum to your itinerary. On the 12th (Fri), Head underground at Fantastic Caverns and then examine the collection at Route 66 Car Museum.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Springfield trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Saint Louis to Springfield by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Springfield are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Springfield

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Route 66 Car Museum ©
Route 66 Car Museum
Fantastic Caverns ©
Fantastic Caverns

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Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes 45th Infantry Division Museum as well as National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): learn about all things military at 45th Infantry Division Museum and then explore the world behind art at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Oklahoma City itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Springfield to Oklahoma City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sun) before leaving for Shamrock.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum ©
45th Infantry Division Museum ©
45th Infantry Division Museum

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Shamrock

Shamrock ©
Shamrock is a city in Wheeler County, Texas, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tower Station and U-Drop Inn Cafe, Blarney Stone and Shamrock Water Tower. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Blarney Stone and then contemplate the long history of Shamrock Water Tower.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Shamrock day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Oklahoma City to Shamrock takes 3 hours. In July in Shamrock, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Amarillo.

Things to do in Shamrock

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Shamrock Water Tower ©
Shamrock Water Tower
Tower Station and U-Drop Inn Cafe ©
Tower Station and U-Drop Inn Cafe
Blarney Stone ©
Blarney Stone

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cadallic Ranch as well as U.S. Route 66 - Sixth Street Historic District. On the 15th (Mon), make a trip to Cadallic Ranch and then take a stroll through U.S. Route 66 - Sixth Street Historic District.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Amarillo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Shamrock to Amarillo takes 1.5 hours. In July in Amarillo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Childress.

Things to do in Amarillo

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Cadallic Ranch ©
Cadallic Ranch

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Childress

Childress
Childress is a city in Childress County, Texas, United States. For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Childress trip planner.

You can drive from Amarillo to Childress in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Childress can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Dallas.

Things to do in Childress

Parks Wineries

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): appreciate the history behind John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Dallas trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Childress to Dallas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Childress in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Dallas, with lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Wed) before leaving for Waco.
Highlights from your plan
John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza ©
John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza

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Waco

Waco ©
Sightseeing in Waco offers many possibilities in a medium-sized town on the Brazos River in central Texas.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum as well as Magnolia Market Silos. On the 17th (Wed), examine the collection at Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, look for gifts at Magnolia Market Silos, thenexamine the collection at Dr Pepper Museum, and finally snap pictures at Waco Suspension Bridge.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Waco road trip tool.

You can drive from Dallas to Waco in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or ride a tram. July in Waco sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Austin.

Things to do in Waco

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Dr Pepper Museum ©
Dr Pepper Museum
Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum
Waco Suspension Bridge ©
Waco Suspension Bridge

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Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the activities along Barton Springs Pool.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Austin trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Waco to Austin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Fri) before leaving for San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Natural Bridge Caverns as well as The Alamo. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): contemplate the long history of The Alamo and then explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the San Antonio road trip planning website.

Getting from Austin to San Antonio by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in San Antonio

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
The Alamo ©
The Alamo

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Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi ©
A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Padre Island National Seashore and Port Aransas Beach. There's much more to do: learn about all things military at USS Lexington Museum on the Bay, snap pictures at Corpus Christi Harbor Bridge, and admire the majestic nature at Mustang Island State Park.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Corpus Christi trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Corpus Christi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Houston.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Port Aransas
Highlights from your plan
Port Aransas Beach ©
Port Aransas Beach
Padre Island National Seashore ©
Padre Island National Seashore
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay ©
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay

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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.
Space Center Houston has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): examine the collection at Space Center Houston.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Houston trip builder tool.

You can fly from Corpus Christi to Houston in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Houston can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
Water Wall ©
Water Wall

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