19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Fresno
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Phoenix
— 1 night
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Albuquerque
— 1 night
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Denver
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Kansas City
— 1 night
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Saint Louis
— 1 night
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Chicago
— 1 night
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Indianapolis
— 1 night
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Columbus
— 1 night
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Pittsburgh
— 1 night
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New York City
— 3 nights
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San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge and then get great views at Battery Spencer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then stop by Fisherman's Wharf, and finally browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco online vacation maker.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 8 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in February; daily highs in San Francisco reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Fresno.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Fresno

The only metropolitan hub nestled between three national parks, Fresno makes a surprisingly lively getaway.
For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Fresno online road trip planner.

Drive from San Francisco to Fresno in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Fresno are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Fresno

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nightlife

Los Angeles

— 1 night

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, then admire the masterpieces at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, then take a memorable drive along Mulholland Drive, and finally examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Fresno to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In February, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than Fresno - with highs of 25°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 2 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then shop like a local with The Strip. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, explore the world behind art at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally try to win big at Casino At The Venetian.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in February; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 21°C and lows reach 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks

Phoenix

— 1 night
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 8th (Mon), examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Phoenix online road trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Phoenix in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Phoenix is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in February, with highs in Phoenix at 27°C and lows at 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Albuquerque

— 1 night

Duke City

Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
On the 9th (Tue), sample some tasty brews at Routes Bicycle Tours & Rentals and then have fun and explore at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque.

To find out how to plan a trip to Albuquerque, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Phoenix to Albuquerque in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Phoenix in February, plan for a bit cooler days in Albuquerque, with highs around 16°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Childrens Museums
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Colorado Springs

— 1 night
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 10th (Wed), stroll around Garden of the Gods and then explore the activities along Manitou Springs Incline.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Albuquerque to Colorado Springs takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Albuquerque in February, expect Colorado Springs to be little chillier, temps between 9°C and -7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Thu) before leaving for Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

Denver

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey Tour and then see the interesting displays at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Denver trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Denver takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. In February, daytime highs in Denver are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Denver

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

Kansas City

— 1 night

City of Fountains

The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, savor the flavors at Barley Bus Tours, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tom's Town Distilling Co..

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kansas City trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Denver to Kansas City in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Kansas City. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in February, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Kansas City

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Wineries · Museums

Saint Louis

— 1 night

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): see the interesting displays at City Museum, then explore the world behind art at Saint Louis Art Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Saint Louis trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kansas City to Saint Louis in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Museums · Historic Sites

Chicago

— 1 night

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 14th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, and finally get in on the family fun at Fox in a Box Chicago.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Chicago trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Saint Louis to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In February, Chicago is slightly colder than Saint Louis - with highs of 2°C and lows of -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Chicago

Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Parks · Fun & Games

Indianapolis

— 1 night

Circle City

Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): don't miss a visit to USS Indianapolis Memorial, then indulge your taste buds at Top Shelf Tours, then see the interesting displays at Rhythm! Discovery Center, and finally look for gifts at Rocket Fizz.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Indianapolis trip planner.

You can drive from Chicago to Indianapolis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago to Indianapolis, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in February, and nighttime lows around -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Columbus.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Columbus

— 1 night

The Discovery City

More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
On the 16th (Tue), stroll around Highbanks Metro Park, wander the streets of Easton Town Center, then take a stroll through Arena District, and finally examine the collection at Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Columbus trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Indianapolis to Columbus in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Columbus are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Columbus

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Pittsburgh

— 1 night

City of Bridges

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum, gain some tasty knowledge on Wigle Whiskey, then see the interesting displays at Bicycle Heaven, and finally pause for some photo ops at Southern Pennsylvania World War II Memorial.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Pittsburgh itinerary planner.

You can drive from Columbus to Pittsburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. February in Pittsburgh sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

New York City

— 3 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): go for a walk through Central Park and then appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a stroll through Times Square, and then make a trip to Empire State Building.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the New York City tour itinerary builder website.

Fly from Pittsburgh to New York City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Pittsburgh in February, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in New York City: temperatures range from 9°C by day to -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.