19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Chicago
— 3 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
2
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
State College
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Hershey
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Washington DC
— 4 nights
train:  2​h
6
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
train:  2​h
7
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Brussels

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Millennium Park, Macy's on State Street, The Chicago Theatre, and other attractions you added. There's more to do: take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Chicago vacation planning tool .

Brussels, Belgium to Chicago is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Traveling from Brussels in July, things will get a bit warmer in Chicago: highs are around 33°C and lows about 22°C. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Chicago

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Oak Street Beach ©
Oak Street Beach

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Niagara Falls online trip maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Chicago to Niagara Falls takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Niagara Falls, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to State College.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

1
night
State College

State College ©
State College is a home rule municipality in Centre County in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Penn State University as well as Beaver Stadium.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read State College online tour planner .

You can drive from Niagara Falls to State College in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Hershey.
Highlights from your plan
Penn State University ©
Penn State University
Beaver Stadium ©
Beaver Stadium

2
nights
Hershey

Hershey ©
Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
Tanger Outlets Hershey has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): revel in the low prices at Tanger Outlets Hershey and then learn about winemaking at Cullari Vineyards and Winery. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Eisenhower National Historic Site, walk around Gettysburg National Military Park, and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hershey tour itinerary maker app .

You can drive from State College to Hershey in 2 hours. Traveling from State College in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Hershey: highs are around 35°C and lows about 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Washington DC.

Things to do in Hershey

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Root's Country Market & Auction, Kitchen Kettle Village
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Kitchen Kettle Village ©
Kitchen Kettle Village
Eisenhower National Historic Site ©
Eisenhower National Historic Site

4
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Georgetown. Get in touch with nature at Antietam National Battlefield and Skyline Drive. Step out of Washington DC to go to Gettysburg and see Gettysburg National Military Park, which is approximately 1h 45 min away. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum and pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC tour itinerary tool .

Getting from State College to Washington DC by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from State College in July; daily highs in Washington DC reach 37°C and lows reach 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Thu) to allow time for the train ride to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Antietam National Battlefield, Skyline Drive, Gettysburg National Military Park
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive

3
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
You've now added Atlantic City Boardwalk to your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Valley Forge National Historical Park and Kelly Drive. There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art and get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary.

Make your Philadelphia itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Washington DC to Philadelphia by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Neighborhoods Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Atlantic City Boardwalk, Valley Forge National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

3
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.
To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip planner .

Take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in New York City sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife Parks Tours

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