22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  12​h 30​min
1
New Castle
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Cleveland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
North Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Washington DC
— 3 nights
train:  45​min
6
Baltimore
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
7
Philadelphia
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
8
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
New Castle

New Castle ©
New Castle is a city in and the county seat of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, United States, 50mi northwest of Pittsburgh and near the Pennsylvania–Ohio border just 18mi east of Youngstown, Ohio. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): experience rural life at Irons Mills Farmstead, pause for some serene contemplation at Scottish Rite Cathedral, and then get to know the resident critters at Living Treasures Wild Animal Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New Castle online itinerary planner .

London, UK to New Castle is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. While traveling from London, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in New Castle, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Cleveland.

Things to do in New Castle

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Irons Mills Farmstead
Highlights from your plan
Living Treasures Wild Animal Park ©
Living Treasures Wild Animal Park
Irons Mills Farmstead ©
Irons Mills Farmstead
Scottish Rite Cathedral ©
Scottish Rite Cathedral

1
night
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
On the 24th (Sun), stroll around The Mall, explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, then perfect your strike at Bay Lanes Bowling, and finally stroll around Rocky River Reservation.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cleveland tour planner .

Getting from New Castle to Cleveland by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Cleveland can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Cleveland

Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Bay Lanes Bowling
Highlights from your plan
Bay Lanes Bowling ©
Bay Lanes Bowling
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art
Rocky River Reservation ©
Rocky River Reservation

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Attractions like Museum of Science and Industry and Lincoln Park Zoo make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, find something for the whole family at Fox in a Box Chicago, ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain, and explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago.

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Getting from Cleveland to Chicago by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cleveland to Chicago due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Chicago are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to North Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

2
nights
North Myrtle Beach

North Myrtle Beach is a city in Horry County, South Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Litchfield Beach, then meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the North Myrtle Beach trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Chicago to North Myrtle Beach by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Chicago in May, expect North Myrtle Beach to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in North Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Myrtle Beach, Litchfield Beach
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Litchfield Beach ©
Litchfield Beach
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach

3
nights
Washington DC

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.
Family-friendly places like National Air and Space Museum and National Zoological Park will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC road trip planner .

You can fly from North Myrtle Beach to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from North Myrtle Beach in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Washington DC, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Baltimore.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

2
nights
Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): brush up on your military savvy at U.S. Naval Academy, then try to win big at Horseshoe Casino, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sagamore Spirit Distillery. On your second day here, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Aquarium, then explore the world behind art at The Walters Art Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Patterson Park Pagoda, and finally get your game on at Urban Axes Baltimore.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Baltimore planning site .

Traveling by train from Washington DC to Baltimore takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Baltimore

Fun & Games Museums Parks

Side Trip

U.S. Naval Academy
Highlights from your plan
Urban Axes Baltimore ©
Urban Axes Baltimore
National Aquarium ©
National Aquarium
Sagamore Spirit Distillery ©
Sagamore Spirit Distillery

4
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kids will enjoy Longwood Gardens and Cape May County Park & Zoo. Change things up with these side-trips from Philadelphia: Bury The Hatchet Princeton - Axe Throwing (in Lawrenceville) and Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library (in Winterthur). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, make a trip to Liberty Bell Center, meet the residents at Philadelphia Zoo, and walk around Franklin Square.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Philadelphia trip planner .

You can take a train from Baltimore to Philadelphia in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cape May County Park & Zoo, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Longwood Gardens, Bury The Hatchet Princeton - Axe Throwing
Highlights from your plan
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Cape May County Park & Zoo ©
Cape May County Park & Zoo
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and New York Public Library will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, make a trip to Rockefeller Center, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New York City visit planning tool .

You can take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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