19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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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
+2
Train + 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.
You've added Millennium Park, Macy's on State Street, The Chicago Theatre, and other attractions to your itinerary. It doesn't end there: wander the streets of The Magnificent Mile.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Chicago trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Chicago is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Brussels to Chicago. Traveling from Brussels in July, expect Chicago to be somewhat warmer, temps between 33°C and 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 Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
Oak Street Beach ©
Oak Street Beach
The Loop ©
The Loop

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls trip itinerary app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Chicago to Niagara Falls in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Niagara Falls. In July, daytime highs in Niagara Falls are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Sat) before leaving for State College.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Outdoors Museums

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 where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read State College holiday planning site.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to State College in 4.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in State College can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can 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, contemplate the long history of Eisenhower National Historic Site, then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hershey day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from State College to Hershey takes 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from State College in July, with highs in Hershey at 35°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Hershey

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Kitchen Kettle Village, Root's Country Market & Auction
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. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Gettysburg National Military Park and Antietam National Battlefield. Step out of Washington DC to go to Shenandoah National Park and see Skyline Drive, which is approximately 2h 45 min away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum and pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Hershey to Washington DC in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and train; or take a bus. July in Washington DC sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Skyline Drive, Gettysburg National Military Park, Antietam National Battlefield
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.
Atlantic City Boardwalk has been added to your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Valley Forge National Historical Park and Kelly Drive. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art and take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary.

Find out how to plan Philadelphia trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Tue) before leaving for New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Atlantic City Boardwalk, Valley Forge National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Valley Forge National Historical Park
Kelly Drive ©
Kelly Drive

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.
Start your trip to New York City by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in New York City are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife Parks Tours

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