21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Miami
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
2
South Padre Island
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Corpus Christi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Fredericksburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Austin
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h
7
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Miami

5
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Florida Mall and International Drive. Appreciate the collections at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art and SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology. Change things up with these side-trips from Orlando: Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens (in Port Orange), Beach at Daytona Beach (in Daytona Beach) and Ormond Beach (in Ormond Beach). Next up on the itinerary: discover the magic at World of Disney, get engrossed in the history at Lake Mary Museum, get some fabulous bargains at Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets, and get in on the family fun at Fun Spot America.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando driving holiday planning tool.

Miami to Orlando is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. September in Orlando sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to South Padre Island.

Things to do in Orlando

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kissimmee, Lake Mary Museum, Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens, Beach at Daytona Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Florida Mall ©
The Florida Mall
Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
South Padre Island

South Padre Island ©
A vibrant resort town, South Padre Island sits on a barrier island of the same name, located just off the Texas Gulf Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Sea Turtle, Inc., thenidentify plant and animal life at South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our South Padre Island online visit planner.

You can fly from Orlando to South Padre Island in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Orlando to South Padre Island, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September in South Padre Island, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 79°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Corpus Christi.

Things to do in South Padre Island

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sea Turtle, Inc. ©
Sea Turtle, Inc.
Dolphin & Whale Watching
South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center ©

2
nights
Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi ©
A gulf coast town with a semi-tropical climate, Corpus Christi serves as a getaway destination with a life of its own.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at USS Lexington Museum on the Bay and then stroll through Port Aransas Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Padre Island National Seashore.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Corpus Christi travel route planner.

Drive from South Padre Island to Corpus Christi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from South Padre Island in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Corpus Christi, with lows around 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in Corpus Christi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Port Aransas Beach
Highlights from your plan
Port Aransas Beach ©
Port Aransas Beach
Padre Island National Seashore ©
Padre Island National Seashore
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay ©
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay

2
nights
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): relax in the rural setting at Wildseed Farms, thentake an in-depth tour of National Museum of the Pacific War, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an unorthodox tour of Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, browse the exhibits of Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site, thendo a tasting at Grape Creek Vineyards, and finally make a trip to Main Street.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Fredericksburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Corpus Christi to Fredericksburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Corpus Christi in September since evenings lows in Fredericksburg dip to 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Museums Wineries Tours
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site ©
Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site
Wine Tours & Tastings

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): take an in-depth tour of LBJ Presidential Library, trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, thenexplore the activities along Barton Springs Pool, and finally get great views at Mount Bonnell. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of South Congress Avenue, get some fabulous bargains at San Marcos Premium Outlets, and then admire the striking features of The Driskill.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Austin online route planner.

Traveling by car from Fredericksburg to Austin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Fredericksburg in September: high temperatures in Austin hover around 93°F and lows are around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

San Marcos Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
San Marcos Premium Outlets ©
San Marcos Premium Outlets
LBJ Presidential Library ©
LBJ Presidential Library
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool

5
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get in touch with nature at Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Helicopter Tours. Discover out-of-the-way places like Historic Route 66 Museum and Machine Guns Vegas. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Vegas: Chloride, Arizona (in Chloride) and Metcalf Park (in Kingman). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Shelby American Inc, visit The LINQ Promenade, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, and stop by Coca-Cola Store Las Vegas.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Austin to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Austin to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Las Vegas are 93°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Kingman, Chloride, Arizona, Helicopter Tours
Highlights from your plan
Historic Route 66 Museum ©
Historic Route 66 Museum
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Counts Kustoms ©
Counts Kustoms

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Get in touch with nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and Ultimate Swamp Adventures. Let the collections at Whitney Plantation and New Orleans Pharmacy Museum capture your imagination. Go for a jaunt from New Orleans to Slidell to see Nature & Wildlife Tours about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Historic New Orleans Collection, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, and look for gifts at Maskarade.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the New Orleans tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to New Orleans in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to New Orleans, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around 83°F, while days are little chillier, around 83°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Whitney Plantation, Ultimate Swamp Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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