19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Holley
Drive:  5​h
1
Port Huron
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Frankenmuth
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Ann Arbor
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Lansing
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
5
Ionia
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
6
Rockford
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
7
Grand Haven
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
8
Saugatuck
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
9
Rockford
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
10
Madison
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
11
Wisconsin Dells
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
12
Galena
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
13
Dubuque
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
14
Walcott
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
15
Pontiac
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
16
Lafayette
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
17
West Lafayette
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
18
Carmel
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
19
Centerville
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
20
Richmond
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
21
Fountain City
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
22
Fort Wayne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
23
Winona Lake
— 1 day
Drive:  45​min
24
Goshen
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
25
Mesopotamia
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
26
Archbold
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
End: Holley

few
hours
Port Huron

Port Huron
Port Huron is a city in the U.S. To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Huron travel planner.

Holley to Port Huron is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In August, daytime highs in Port Huron are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. You will leave for Frankenmuth on the 29th (Thu).

Things to do in Port Huron

Nightlife Outdoors Parks

1
night
Frankenmuth

Frankenmuth ©
Frankenmuth is a city in Saginaw County in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cherry Republic of Frankenmuth, Frankenmuth Clock Company and Rau's Country Store. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): look for gifts at Rau's Country Store, stop by Cherry Republic of Frankenmuth, then buy something for everyone on your list at Frankenmuth River Place Shops, and finally look for gifts at Frankenmuth Clock Company.

To find more things to do and tourist information, read Frankenmuth online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Port Huron to Frankenmuth in 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Frankenmuth can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Ann Arbor.

Things to do in Frankenmuth

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Frankenmuth River Place Shops ©
Frankenmuth River Place Shops
Cherry Republic of Frankenmuth ©
Cherry Republic of Frankenmuth
Frankenmuth Clock Company ©
Frankenmuth Clock Company

1
night
Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor ©
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes State Street as well as Kerrytown Markets and Shops. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take a stroll through Kerrytown, then browse the different shops at Kerrytown Markets and Shops, then wander the streets of State Street, and finally wander the streets of Main Street.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Ann Arbor day trip site .

You can drive from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Lansing.

Things to do in Ann Arbor

Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Kerrytown ©
Kerrytown
Kerrytown Markets and Shops ©
Kerrytown Markets and Shops

few
hours
Lansing

Lansing ©
Lansing is the capital of the US state of Michigan. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Old Town as well as Lansing City Market. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): hunt for treasures at Lansing City Market, get a sense of history and politics at Michigan State Capitol, then look for gifts at Horrocks Farm Market, and finally take a stroll through Old Town.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lansing itinerary planner.

Getting from Ann Arbor to Lansing by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Lansing can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ionia.

Things to do in Lansing

Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Horrocks Farm Market ©
Horrocks Farm Market
Michigan State Capitol ©
Michigan State Capitol
Lansing City Market ©
Lansing City Market

1
night
Ionia

Ionia
Ionia is the largest city in, and the county seat of, Ionia County, Michigan, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Historic Downtown Main Street. On the 31st (Sat), make a trip to Historic Downtown Main Street.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ionia trip planner .

Drive from Lansing to Ionia in an hour. August in Ionia sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Rockford.

1
day
Rockford

Rockford ©
Rockford is a city in Kent County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): go for a walk through Rockford Dam Overlook.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rockford trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ionia to Rockford takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in September, and nighttime lows around 54°F. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sun) before leaving for Grand Haven.
Highlights from your plan
Rockford Dam Overlook ©
Rockford Dam Overlook

few
hours
Grand Haven

Grand Haven ©
Grand Haven is a city in the U.S. You've now added The Musical Fountain to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): admire the local landmark of The Musical Fountain.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Grand Haven trip planner .

You can drive from Rockford to Grand Haven in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Grand Haven can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Saugatuck.
Highlights from your plan
The Musical Fountain ©
The Musical Fountain

1
night
Saugatuck

Saugatuck ©
Saugatuck is a city in Allegan County in the U.S. You've now added The Butler Pantry to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Butler Street and then stop by The Butler Pantry.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Saugatuck tour planner .

Getting from Grand Haven to Saugatuck by car takes about an hour. In September, daytime highs in Saugatuck are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rockford.

Things to do in Saugatuck

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Butler Pantry ©
The Butler Pantry

1
night
Rockford

Rockford ©
Rockford is the third largest city in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Anderson Japanese Gardens as well as Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Anderson Japanese Gardens.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rockford journey builder app .

Traveling by car from Saugatuck to Rockford takes 4 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Rockford can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Madison.

Things to do in Rockford

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Anderson Japanese Gardens ©
Anderson Japanese Gardens
Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens ©

2
nights
Madison

Madison ©
Madison might be the capital of Wisconsin, but students rather than politicians give the city its identity.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Monroe Street Madison, High Noon Saloon, Capitol Square, and other attractions. On the 3rd (Tue), don't miss a visit to Memorial Union Terrace and then get a taste of local nightlife at High Noon Saloon.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Madison trip planner .

You can drive from Rockford to Madison in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Madison

Neighborhoods Shopping Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
State Street & Downtown Madison ©
State Street & Downtown Madison
High Noon Saloon ©
High Noon Saloon
Memorial Union Terrace ©
Memorial Union Terrace

few
hours
Wisconsin Dells

Wisconsin Dells ©
Named after a nearby scenic gorge famous for its steep sandstone formations, Wisconsin Dells features more than 20 water parks, making it one of the most popular vacation areas in this region.
You've now added Original Wisconsin Ducks to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): surround yourself with nature on Original Wisconsin Ducks.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Wisconsin Dells attractions planner.

Getting from Madison to Wisconsin Dells by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Wisconsin Dells can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. On the 5th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Galena.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Original Wisconsin Ducks ©
Original Wisconsin Ducks

1
night
Galena

Galena
Galena is the largest city in and the county seat of Jo Daviess County, Illinois, with a population of 3,429 at the 2010 census. To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Galena trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Wisconsin Dells to Galena takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Galena sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 54°F at night. On the 6th (Fri), you'll travel to Dubuque.

Things to do in Galena

Parks Museums Outdoors

few
hours
Dubuque

Dubuque
Dubuque is the county seat of Dubuque County, Iowa, United States, located along the Mississippi River. You've now added Riverwalk to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): go for a walk through Riverwalk.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Dubuque trip maker app .

Dubuque is just a short distance from Galena. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in September, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Walcott.

few
hours
Walcott

Walcott ©
Walcott is a city in Muscatine and Scott counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): examine the collection at Iowa 80 Trucking Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Walcott sightseeing planning app .

You can drive from Dubuque to Walcott in 1.5 hours. In September in Walcott, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Pontiac.

Things to do in Walcott

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Iowa 80 Trucking Museum ©
Iowa 80 Trucking Museum

1
night
Pontiac

Pontiac
Pontiac is a city in Livingston County, Illinois, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Route 66 Shield Mural. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Route 66 Shield Mural.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Pontiac trip planner.

Getting from Walcott to Pontiac by car takes about 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 56°F. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lafayette.

few
hours
Lafayette

Lafayette
Lafayette is a city in and the county seat of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States, located 63mi northwest of Indianapolis and 105mi southeast of Chicago. For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lafayette trip planner .

You can drive from Pontiac to Lafayette in 2.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Pontiac to Lafayette is 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 55°F. You will leave for West Lafayette on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Lafayette

Parks Outdoors Museums

1
night
West Lafayette

West Lafayette
West Lafayette is a city in Wabash Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States, about 65mi northwest of the state capital of Indianapolis and 103mi southeast of Chicago. To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our West Lafayette online trip itinerary builder .

West Lafayette is just a stone's throw from Lafayette. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in September, and nighttime lows around 55°F. On the 8th (Sun), you'll travel to Carmel.

Things to do in West Lafayette

Parks Museums Theme Parks

1
night
Carmel

Carmel
Carmel is a suburban city in Hamilton County, Indiana, United States, located immediately north of Indianapolis. To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Carmel trip maker website .

Drive from West Lafayette to Carmel in 1.5 hours. In September in Carmel, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 54°F at night. You'll set off for Centerville on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Carmel

Parks Fun & Games Museums

few
hours
Centerville

Centerville ©
Centerville is a town in Center Township, Wayne County, in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Centerville Antique Mall and then stop by Warm Glow Candle Company.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Centerville trip website .

Traveling by car from Carmel to Centerville takes 1.5 hours. In September in Centerville, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Richmond.

Things to do in Centerville

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Warm Glow Candle Company ©
Warm Glow Candle Company
Centerville Antique Mall ©
Centerville Antique Mall

few
hours
Richmond

Richmond ©
Richmond is a city in east central Indiana, United States, bordering on Ohio. You've now added Richmond Historic Depot District to your itinerary. On the 9th (Mon), take a stroll through Richmond Historic Depot District.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Richmond trip planner .

Richmond is very close to Centerville. September in Richmond sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Fountain City.

Things to do in Richmond

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Richmond Historic Depot District ©

few
hours
Fountain City

Fountain City
Fountain City, formerly Newport, is a town in New Garden Township, Wayne County, in the U.S. To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Fountain City trip maker .

Fountain City is just a stone's throw from Richmond. September in Fountain City sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 53°F at night. On the 9th (Mon), you'll travel to Fort Wayne.

Things to do in Fountain City

Historic Sites Shopping

2
nights
Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne ©
Fort Wayne is a city in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jefferson Pointe as well as Lakeside Park & Rose Garden. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): buy something for everyone on your list at Jefferson Pointe, then stroll around Lakeside Park & Rose Garden, and then look for gifts at DeBrand Fine Chocolates.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Fort Wayne trip planning app .

Getting from Fountain City to Fort Wayne by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in September, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Winona Lake.

Things to do in Fort Wayne

Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
DeBrand Fine Chocolates ©
DeBrand Fine Chocolates
Jefferson Pointe ©
Jefferson Pointe
Lakeside Park & Rose Garden ©
Lakeside Park & Rose Garden

1
day
Winona Lake

Winona Lake ©
Winona Lake is a town in Wayne Township, Kosciusko County, in the U.S. On the 11th (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at The Village at Winona.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Winona Lake day trip planning site .

Getting from Fort Wayne to Winona Lake by car takes about an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Goshen.

Things to do in Winona Lake

Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Village at Winona ©
The Village at Winona

2
nights
Goshen

Goshen ©
Goshen is a city in and the county seat of Elkhart County, Indiana, United States. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Goshen using our trip planner.

You can drive from Winona Lake to Goshen in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in September, and nighttime lows around 55°F. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mesopotamia.

Things to do in Goshen

Historic Sites

Side Trips

South Bend, Havilah Beardsley House
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sacred Heart ©
Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes ©
Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes
Havilah Beardsley House ©
Havilah Beardsley House

1
night
Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia Township is one of the twenty-four townships of Trumbull County, Ohio, United States. To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Mesopotamia trip builder tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Harlan to Mesopotamia. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Harlan to Mesopotamia. September in Mesopotamia sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 53°F at night. You will leave for Marion on the 12th (Thu).

Things to do in Mesopotamia

Parks Nature Shopping

2
nights
Archbold

Archbold ©
Archbold is a village in Fulton County, Ohio, United States. You've now added Sauder Village to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Archbold side-trips: Spangler Candy Factory (in Bryan) and Lake Hudson Recreation Area (in Clayton). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Goll Woods State Nature Preserve, learn about winemaking at Stoney Ridge Winery, and admire the majestic nature at Harrison Lake State Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Archbold road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mesopotamia to Archbold takes 3.5 hours. September in Archbold sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 54°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Archbold

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Bryan, Lake Hudson Recreation Area, Harrison Lake State Park
Highlights from your plan
Harrison Lake State Park ©
Harrison Lake State Park
Stoney Ridge Winery ©
Stoney Ridge Winery
Spangler Candy Factory ©
Spangler Candy Factory