21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Atlanta
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
2
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Indianapolis
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h
5
Fargo
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
6
Bozeman
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
8
Redding
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 45​min
9
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
10
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
11
Albuquerque
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
12
Fort Worth
— 1 day
Drive:  45​min
End: Dallas

1
night
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 1st (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Fox Theatre.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Atlanta vacation planner .

Dallas to Atlanta is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Dallas in September: high temperatures in Atlanta hover around 84°F and lows are around 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Atlanta

Shopping Nightlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Center for Civil and Human Rights ©
Fox Theatre ©
Fox Theatre
Krog Street Market ©
Krog Street Market

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 3rd (Tue), get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and then ponder the design of Longwood Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, then take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, and finally savor the flavors at Ardmore Farmers Market.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Philadelphia day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Philadelphia takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Nightlife Classes

Side Trips

Longwood Gardens, Ardmore Farmers Market
Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then take in the pleasant sights at Times Square, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then explore and take pictures at Central Park.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Indianapolis.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

1
day
Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, then see the interesting displays at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, and finally wander the streets of Lockerbie Square District.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Indianapolis travel planning website .

Getting from New York City to Indianapolis by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from New York City in September since evenings lows in Indianapolis dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Fargo.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Museums Neighborhoods Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum ©
Room Escape Games

1
night
Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. On the 8th (Sun), examine the collection at Fargo Air Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Heritage Hjemkomst Interpretive Center, and then play a few rounds at Edgewood Golf.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Fargo trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Indianapolis to Fargo by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Indianapolis to Fargo. In September, Fargo is slightly colder than Indianapolis - with highs of 74°F and lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bozeman.

Things to do in Fargo

Golf Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Heritage Hjemkomst Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan
Fargo Air Museum ©
Fargo Air Museum

2
nights
Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): make a trip to Emerson Cultural Center, learn more about the world around you at Museum of the Rockies, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Last Wind-Up, then sample the fine beverages at Bozeman Spirits Distillery, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Madison River Brewing. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get into the urban bustle at Bozeman Public Library, then see the interesting displays at American Computer Museum, and then tee off at Bridger Creek Golf Course.

Make your Bozeman itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can fly from Fargo to Bozeman in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Fargo to Bozeman is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Fargo in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Bozeman, with lows of 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Bozeman

Museums Golf Outdoors

Side Trip

Madison River Brewing
Highlights from your plan
Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
American Computer Museum ©
American Computer Museum
Bozeman Public Library ©
Bozeman Public Library

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 11th (Wed), examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally stop by Elliott Bay Book Company.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip planner .

Fly from Bozeman to Seattle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bozeman to Seattle due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bozeman in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Seattle, with lows of 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Redding.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

1
day
Redding

Redding ©
Redding, officially the City of Redding, is the county seat of Shasta County, California, in the northern part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the views from Sundial Bridge, then kick back and relax at Brandy Creek Beach, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Whiskeytown Lake.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Redding trip itinerary app .

Getting from Seattle to Redding by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. While traveling from Seattle, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Redding, ranging from highs of 91°F to lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Redding

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Brandy Creek Beach
Highlights from your plan
Whiskeytown Lake ©
Whiskeytown Lake
Sundial Bridge ©
Sundial Bridge

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 13th (Fri), see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and finally step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Union Square, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, then browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and finally kick back and relax at Marshall’s Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Francisco road trip app .

Traveling by car from Redding to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Redding, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Union Square ©
Union Square

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): try your luck at Wynn Las Vegas, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, make a trip to Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then stop by Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, and finally don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains.

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Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from San Francisco in September, things will get a bit warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 93°F and lows about 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Helicopter Tours
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
nights
Albuquerque

Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Tesuque Glass Works and Canyon Road Contemporary Art. Appreciate the collections at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum and Western New Mexico Aviation Heritage Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Albuquerque: Sky City Cultural Center & Haak'u Museum (in Pueblo of Acoma) and Santa Fe (Tin - Nee - Ann, The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, & more). There's lots more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, examine the collection at New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society, and play a few rounds at Sandia Golf Club.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque trip itinerary maker app .

Getting from Las Vegas to Albuquerque by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Albuquerque. In September, Albuquerque is slightly colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 83°F and lows of 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Fort Worth.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trips

Santa Fe, Sky City Cultural Center & Haak'u Museum, Tesuque Glass Works, Western New Mexico Aviation Heritage Museum
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

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day
Fort Worth

Fort Worth ©
Advertising itself as the place where the American West begins, Fort Worth stubbornly clings to its cowboy roots, making it a distinctly different town from most other urban centers of its size.
On the 21st (Sat), wander the streets of Sundance Square, contemplate the long history of Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Shannon Brewing Company.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Fort Worth trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Albuquerque to Fort Worth takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Albuquerque to Fort Worth is 1 hour. In September, Fort Worth is somewhat warmer than Albuquerque - with highs of 92°F and lows of 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Fort Worth

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Shannon Brewing Company
Highlights from your plan
Shannon Brewing Company ©
Shannon Brewing Company
Sundance Square ©
Sundance Square

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