20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Fly
1
Boston
— 1 night
Drive
2
Newport
— 1 night
Drive
3
Cape May
— 1 night
Drive
4
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly
5
Key West
— 1 night
Fly
6
Orlando
— 1 night
Fly
7
Montgomery
— 1 night
Drive
8
New Orleans
— 1 night
Drive
9
Natchez
— 1 night
Taxi to Alexandria, Fly to Austin
10
Austin
— 1 night
Drive
11
San Antonio
— 1 night
Fly
12
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive
13
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly
14
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon
15
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive
16
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly
17
Milwaukee
— 1 night
Fly

S M T W T F S
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24

1
night
Boston

Beantown

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 1st (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts and then get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail. On the next day, kick back and relax at Crane Beach, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Good Harbor Beach, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Granary Burying Ground.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston trip planner.

New York City to Boston is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in October, with highs in Boston at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Boston

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

1
night
Newport

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): cruise along Ocean Drive Historic District, see the interesting displays at The Breakers, get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Newport trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Boston to Newport takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cape May.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Parks

1
night
Cape May

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
On the 4th (Sun), kick back and relax at Cape May City Beaches, browse the exhibits of Cape May Lighthouse, steep yourself in history at Emlen Physick Estate, then take a memorable tour with Tours, then kick back and relax at Wildwood Beach, and finally get in on the family fun at Breakfast in The Sky.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cape May road trip app.

Drive from Newport to Cape May in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Cape May

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery, get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then explore the activities along Tidal Basin, and finally pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Cape May to Washington DC in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. October in Washington DC sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

1
night
Key West

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House, kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Papa's Pilar Rum Distillery, and finally view the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Key West trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Key West takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Washington DC in October, you will find days in Key West are somewhat warmer (35°C), and nights are much hotter (29°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

1
night
Orlando

Theme Park Capital of the World

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
On the 7th (Wed), view the masterpieces at Timothy's Gallery, admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, then test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Orlando, and finally laugh and play at Discovery Cove.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Orlando holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Orlando, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Montgomery.

Things to do in Orlando

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trip

1
night
Montgomery

Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): appreciate the history behind National Memorial for Peace and Justice, steep yourself in history at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home, then see the interesting displays at The MOOseum, then contemplate the long history of First White House of the Confederacy, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Montgomery trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Orlando to Montgomery in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Orlando in October, things will get little chillier in Montgomery: highs are around 31°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites · Museums

1
night
New Orleans

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Cabildo, then take in the history at Chalmette National Historical Park, and finally see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our New Orleans sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by car from Montgomery to New Orleans takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Montgomery in October: highs in New Orleans hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Natchez.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

1
night
Natchez

Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. On the 10th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Stanton Hall, explore the different monuments and memorials at Natchez City Cemetery, make a trip to Longwood, then browse the exhibits of Rosalie Mansion, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica.

To see maps and more tourist information, read Natchez trip planner.

Drive from New Orleans to Natchez in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car. When traveling from New Orleans in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Natchez, with highs around 30°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites · Museums

1
night
Austin

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, explore the activities along Barton Springs Pool, then trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, then examine the collection at LBJ Presidential Library, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Austin trip planning website.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Natchez to Austin in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Natchez in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Austin, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

1
night
San Antonio

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, go for a walk through The San Antonio River Walk, then explore the galleries of The Alamo, then admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip planner.

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in San Antonio are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Antonio

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

1
night
San Diego

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, then immerse yourself in nature at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Diego trip planner.

Getting from San Antonio to San Diego by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Antonio to San Diego is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Antonio in October: highs in San Diego hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

1
night
Los Angeles

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Bay, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then examine the collection at The Getty Center, then make a trip to Santa Monica Pier, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica State Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles road trip site.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

1
night
San Francisco

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 15th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Funston National Park, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Marshall’s Beach, and finally step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read San Francisco online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

1
night
Grand Canyon National Park

The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): hike along Bright Angel Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, and then take some stellar pictures from Mather Point. On the next day, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, then hike along Rim Trail, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

1
night
Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Milwaukee.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature

1
night
Milwaukee

Brew City

Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of St. Josaphat, examine the collection at Harley-Davidson Museum, steep yourself in history at Pabst Mansion, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Lakefront Brewery, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Riverwalk.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Milwaukee attractions planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Milwaukee in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Milwaukee due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, expect nights in Milwaukee to be slightly colder, around 9°C, while days are cooler, around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

United States travel guide

4.5
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.

Rhode Island travel guide

4.6
Specialty Museums · Historic Walking Areas · Architectural Buildings
The Ocean State
Despite being the country's smallest state, Rhode Island includes over 640 km (400 mi) of coastline, courtesy of Narragansett Bay and more than 30 islands. Most of the state is part of the U.S. mainland, despite its somewhat misleading name. Though it takes only about 40 minutes to drive across this tiny state, Rhode Island includes more white sandy beaches than most visitors can hope to explore on a single trip. The state's one big city and surrounding small towns brim with places to visit, such as museums, galleries, restaurants, bars, and historical neighborhoods packed with colonial-era buildings. Although the state may seem small, your holiday itinerary is sure to be chock-full.

New Jersey travel guide

3.9
Casinos · Shopping Malls · Beaches
The Garden State
Often overshadowed by its legendary neighbor, New York, New Jersey holds its own as a land of thriving industrial cities, sprawling farmland, and lively coastal towns. Called the Garden State, New Jersey is a hub of entertainment and cultural attractions for the east coast, from the famous sandy beaches and carnival-like atmosphere of the Jersey Shore to alluring Atlantic City, the Las Vegas of the east. New Jersey also boasts a wealth of historical places to visit, including battle sites and memorials, such as George Washington's Revolutionary War headquarters.

Florida travel guide

4.3
Disney Parks & Activities · Beaches · Theme Parks
The Sunshine State
The “Sunshine State,” Florida became a favorite winter destination for the affluent crowd over a century ago. Today, the state attracts visitors from around the world with its golden beaches and modern theme parks. You can spend your entire vacation enjoying the state's highly developed seaside areas, but remember that some of Florida's best-kept secrets are in secluded locations. Visit the big cities and their comfortable resorts offering top-notch dining and nightlife, but leave some time to see the peninsula's swampy landscape, filled with wild creatures and native plants. Farther away from the tourist-packed urban areas, the untamed wetlands of Florida offer a selection of things to do, such as kayaking, boat rides, and numerous other outdoor activities.

Alabama travel guide

4.2
Dolphin & Whale Watching · Military Museums · Specialty Museums
Heart of Dixie
Known as a focal point of the civil rights struggle in the 1960s, Alabama features diverse landscapes that include tall mountains, rolling hills, and gentle plains. Though still largely undiscovered by foreign visitors, Alabama offers tourists a chance to discover the distinct culture of the Deep South. In addition to well-preserved examples of antebellum architecture, this area also boasts an outstanding local cuisine, famous for traditional barbecue recipes passed down from generation to generation. Looking for outdoorsy things to do? Nature lovers on holiday can explore the state's beaches, rugged canyons, and lush river valleys.

Louisiana travel guide

4.1
Historic Walking Areas · Nightlife · Military Museums
The Pelican State
With a landscape of deltas, marshes, and swamps formed by the sediments of the Mississippi River, Louisiana is home to rich native plant and animal life, including rare species of tree frogs, ibis, and egrets. The state's urban areas, most notably the historical city of New Orleans, are some of its most popular attractions and boast a varied multicultural and multilingual heritage, strongly influenced by a mix of French, Spanish, Native American, and African cultures. Native Louisianans proudly cling to their distinctive dialects and musical traditions, offering visitors a chance to explore one of the most culturally diverse areas in North America. The homeland of both Cajun and Creole cuisines, Louisiana remains a top holiday destination for foodies from around the world.

Mississippi travel guide

3.5
Casinos · Historic Sites · History Museums
The Magnolia State
Still relatively unspoiled by mass tourism, Mississippi epitomizes rich history and offers warm hospitality to those who vacation here. The Mississippi River forms most of its western border, so it's no surprise that this mighty waterway shapes the lives of people calling the "Magnolia State" their home. The river influences everything from the food they eat to the music they listen to. Perhaps the easiest way to discover Mississippi is to take a drive on the 715 km (444 mi) long national parkway, which follows a route used since pre-colonial times that's famous for its scenic beauty and attractions of historical interest. At the end of the parkway sits a town packed with nearly 600 antebellum homes.

Texas travel guide

4.2
Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
The Lone Star State
Thanks to its size and geologic features, Texas contains diverse landscapes that closely resemble both the south and southwest of the United States. Though most people associate Texas with tracts of barren land, deserts cover only about 10 percent of the state, with most of its big population centers located in areas once covered by prairies, grasslands, and forests. As you travel from one end of Texas to the other, observe the changing terrain that ranges from coastal piney woods and swamps in the east to the mountains of the west, with rolling plains and rugged hills in the center. For a bit of urban sightseeing visit some of the state's large cities such as Houston, Dallas, or Austin, or immerse yourself in the nation's history by adding famous attractions like The Alamo to your itinerary. Take plenty of time to mingle with the locals, famous for their hospitality, generosity, and fiercely independent spirit.

California travel guide

4
Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.

Arizona travel guide

4.3
Canyons · Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails
The Grand Canyon State
Known as the "Grand Canyon State," Arizona boasts dense forests, deep gorges, sprawling national parks, and modern ski resorts. Native American reservations take up about a quarter of the state, housing several tribes and offering visitors a chance to discover the varied cultures of the country's indigenous population. A patchwork of diverse tourist attractions, Arizona features exclusive golf courses and upscale shops, as well as cactus-covered canyons and stretches of desolate desert straight out of old Westerns, perfect for a vacation far from the city bustle. Though the state still clings to its Old West flavor, its busy college towns packed with young students from around the world exude a cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Nevada travel guide

4.3
Performances · Fountains · Casinos
The Silver State
The neon streets of Las Vegas represent only one chapter in the story of Nevada, a sparsely populated state offering travelers a chance to discover the country's western frontier. Utterly unlike the more populated parts of the North American continent, Nevada's landscape includes huge deserts where you can easily leave modern civilization behind and enjoy a tranquil vacation. For a taste of untamed Nevada, explore the network of paved and unpaved roads leading to some of the world's most rugged and desolate natural wonders. If trying to make a fortune is high on your itinerary, remember that in the first state to legalize gambling, a slot machine is never too far away. Even gas stations and small motels in the largely deserted rural areas offer some form of gambling to the passing traveler.

Wisconsin travel guide

4.2
Specialty Museums · Water Parks · Zoos
The Badger State
Wisconsin is known as "America's Dairyland" because of its status as the nation's most famous producer of milk and cheese. A growing favorite with foreign tourists, the state is a perfect holiday destination for nature lovers, offering year-round outdoor activities like fishing, boating, kayaking, and hiking. Dotted with thousands of inland lakes and waterways alongside apple and cherry orchards, Wisconsin also offers numerous urban tourist attractions, its cities hosting renowned beer and art festivals each year.