22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Independence
— 3 nights
2
Washington DC
— 5 nights
3
Philadelphia
— 4 nights
4
Susquehanna
— Few hours
5
Palmyra
— 2 nights
6
Kirtland
— 1 night
7
Nauvoo
— 4 nights

3
nights
Independence

Independence ©
Independence is the fifth-largest city in the state of Missouri. Harry S Truman National Historic Site and Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate will appeal to history buffs. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like National Frontier Trails Museum and Independence Square. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum, examine the collection at 1879 Chicago & Alton RR Depot, get lost in a book at Midwest Genealogy Center, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Christ - Temple Lot.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Independence day trip planning tool.

Salt Lake City to Independence is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, shuttle, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Independence. Traveling from Salt Lake City in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of °F in Independence. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Independence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Harry S Truman National Historic Site ©
Harry S Truman National Historic Site
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate ©
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate
National Frontier Trails Museum ©
National Frontier Trails Museum

5
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 Gallery of Art will thrill your kids. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception and Smithsonian American Art Museum. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery, examine the collection at The National Archives Museum, and get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Independence to Washington DC takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Independence to Washington DC, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Smithsonian American Art Museum ©
Smithsonian American Art Museum

4
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Family-friendly places like Independence Hall and Museum of the American Revolution will thrill your kids. Visit Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul and Christ Church for their historical value. There's lots more to do: visit Independence Mall, contemplate the long history of Washington Square Park, examine the collection at Please Touch Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia's Magic Gardens.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Philadelphia online vacation builder.

Getting from Washington DC to Philadelphia by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Susquehanna.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul ©
Independence Mall ©
Independence Mall
National Museum of American Jewish History ©
National Museum of American Jewish History

few
hours
Susquehanna

Susquehanna ©
Susquehanna Depot, often referred to simply as Susquehanna, is a borough in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, located on the Susquehanna River 23mi southeast of Binghamton, New York. On the 21st (Sun), admire the majestic nature at Salt Springs State Park and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Priesthood Restoration Site.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Susquehanna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Susquehanna takes 3 hours. Traveling from Philadelphia in June, things will get slightly colder in Susquehanna: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Palmyra.

Things to do in Susquehanna

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Salt Springs State Park
Highlights from your plan
Salt Springs State Park ©
Salt Springs State Park
Priesthood Restoration Site
Priesthood Restoration Site

2
nights
Palmyra

Palmyra ©
On the 22nd (Mon), contemplate the long history of Book of Mormon Publication Site, thencontemplate the long history of Smith Family Farm, thenstroll through Shadow Hills Maple Syrup Farm, and finally take an in-depth tour of Heritage Square Museum. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Phelps General Store, take an in-depth tour of Historic Palmyra Museum, and then try your luck at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack.

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Traveling by car from Susquehanna to Palmyra takes 3 hours. In June, daytime highs in Palmyra are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kirtland.

Things to do in Palmyra

Historic Sites Museums Casinos

Side Trips

Ontario, Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack
Highlights from your plan
Book of Mormon Publication Site ©
Book of Mormon Publication Site
Smith Family Farm ©
Smith Family Farm
Historic Palmyra Museum ©
Historic Palmyra Museum

1
night
Kirtland

Kirtland ©
Kirtland is a city in Lake County, Ohio, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): experience rural life at Patterson Fruit Farms and then immerse yourself in nature at Chapin Forest Reservation.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kirtland online holiday planner.

Getting from Palmyra to Kirtland by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Palmyra in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of °F in Kirtland. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Nauvoo.

Things to do in Kirtland

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Patterson Fruit Farms
Highlights from your plan
Chapin Forest Reservation ©
Chapin Forest Reservation
Patterson Fruit Farms ©
Patterson Fruit Farms

4
nights
Nauvoo

Nauvoo ©
Nauvoo is a small city in Hancock County, Illinois, United States, on the Mississippi River near Fort Madison, Iowa. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum and Historic Nauvoo. Your inner history buff will appreciate Joseph Smith Historic Site and Brigham Young Home. Get out of town with these interesting Nauvoo side-trips: Kalona Historical Village (in Kalona), Mount Pleasant (Theatre Museum of Repertoire Americana & Midwest Central Railroad) and Terry Trueblood Recreational Area (in Iowa City). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nauvoo State Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Nauvoo Temple, take an in-depth tour of Rheinberger House Museum, and contemplate the long history of Carthage Jail.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Nauvoo travel website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kirtland to Nauvoo. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. June in Nauvoo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nauvoo

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Mount Pleasant, Carthage, Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, Kalona Historical Village, Terry Trueblood Recreational Area
Highlights from your plan
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum ©
Historic Nauvoo ©
Historic Nauvoo
Nauvoo State Park ©
Nauvoo State Park

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