21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oklahoma City
— 4 nights
2
Duluth
— 5 nights
3
Minneapolis
— 4 nights
4
Minot
— 2 nights
5
Pierre
— 2 nights
6
Chamberlain
— 1 night
7
Kansas City
— 2 nights

4
nights
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Oklahoma City: Tulsa (Atlas Life Building, Philbrook Museum of Art, &more). There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, admire the natural beauty at Myriad Botanical Gardens, ponder the world of politics at State Capitol, and admire the masterpieces at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Oklahoma City trip builder.

Austin to Oklahoma City is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Austin in September, with highs in Oklahoma City at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Duluth.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Tulsa, Clue Quest
Highlights from your plan
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum ©
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology ©
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology
Philbrook Museum of Art ©
Philbrook Museum of Art

5
nights
Duluth

Duluth ©
Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Change things up with these side-trips from Duluth: Two Harbors (Superior Hiking Trail, Gooseberry Falls State Park, &more), Soudan Underground Mine (in Soudan) and North American Bear Center (in Ely). There's much more to do: cruise along Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive, contemplate the long history of Glensheen, The Historic Congdon Estate, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lakewalk, and stroll around Enger Park.

To see more things to do and tourist information, go to the Duluth travel route planning app.

You can fly from Oklahoma City to Duluth in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Oklahoma City in September, with highs in Duluth at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Duluth

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Two Harbors, Soudan Underground Mine, North American Bear Center, Great Lakes Candy Kitchen, Swiftwater Adventures
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Swiftwater Adventures ©
Swiftwater Adventures
Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive ©
Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive
Aerial Lift Bridge ©
Aerial Lift Bridge

4
nights
Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
Change things up with these side-trips from Minneapolis: Kerfoot Canopy Tour (in Henderson) and Saint Cloud (Munsinger Gardens & Clemens Gardens). Next up on the itinerary: browse the different shops at Mall of America, have fun at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, admire the sheer force of Minnehaha Park, and grab your bike and head to Mill Ruins Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Minneapolis itinerary planner.

Getting from Duluth to Minneapolis by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Duluth in September: highs in Minneapolis hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Minot.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Saint Cloud, Mall of America, Kerfoot Canopy Tour, Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, Rush Creek
Highlights from your plan
Kerfoot Canopy Tour ©
Kerfoot Canopy Tour
Mall of America ©
Mall of America
Clemens Gardens ©
Clemens Gardens

2
nights
Minot

Minot ©
Minot is a city in and the county seat of Ward County, North Dakota, United States, in the state's north-central region. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): stroll around Scandinavian Heritage Park, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Roosevelt Park Zoo, and then learn about all things military at Dakota Territory Air Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): let the kids burn off some steam at Oak Park and then explore and take pictures at Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Minot trip itinerary planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Minneapolis to Minot. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Minot when traveling from Minneapolis in September, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Pierre.

Things to do in Minot

Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Scandinavian Heritage Park ©
Scandinavian Heritage Park
Dakota Territory Air Museum ©
Dakota Territory Air Museum
Roosevelt Park Zoo ©
Roosevelt Park Zoo

2
nights
Pierre

Pierre ©
Pierre is the capital of the state of South Dakota and the county seat of Hughes County. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Cultural Heritage Center, thenponder the design of Flaming Fountain, and then admire the landmark architecture of State Capitol. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see human ingenuity at work at Oahe Dam, see the interesting displays at Pioneer Auto Museum, and then pause for some photo ops at Trail of Governors.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Pierre trip planning site.

You can drive from Minot to Pierre in 5.5 hours. Another option is to fly. While traveling from Minot, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Pierre, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Chamberlain.

Things to do in Pierre

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Pioneer Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Pioneer Auto Museum ©
Pioneer Auto Museum
Cultural Heritage Center ©
Cultural Heritage Center
State Capitol ©
State Capitol

1
night
Chamberlain

Chamberlain
Chamberlain is a city in Brule County, South Dakota, United States. For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Chamberlain tour planner.

Traveling by car from Pierre to Chamberlain takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You'll set off for Kansas City on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Chamberlain

Museums Outdoors Shopping

2
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): learn about all things military at National WWI Museum and Memorial, contemplate the long history of Union Station, and then see the interesting displays at Museum of Illusions. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Arabia Steamboat Museum, explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, thensee the interesting displays at American Jazz Museum, and finally examine the collection at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kansas City trip planner.

Drive from Chamberlain to Kansas City in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Chamberlain in September, Kansas City is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate
Highlights from your plan
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Arabia Steamboat Museum ©
Arabia Steamboat Museum

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