23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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— 1 night
Washington DC
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
— 2 nights
Drive to Philadelphia International Airport, Fly to Kansas City International Airport, Drive to Manhattan
— 3 nights
Drive to Kansas City International Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to Hartford
— 3 nights
— 5 nights
Fly to Greenville Spartanburg International Airport, Drive to Anderson


Richmond — 1 night

The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): learn about all things military at White House of the Confederacy and then get a sense of history and politics at Virginia Capitol Building. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Maymont, admire the masterpieces at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and then stroll the grounds of Hollywood Cemetery.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Richmond travel itinerary planner.

Anderson to Richmond is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In October, daily temperatures in Richmond can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Washington DC.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Washington DC — 3 nights

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.
Washington DC is known for sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC trip maker app.

Getting from Richmond to Washington DC by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Philadelphia — 3 nights

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
Change things up with these side-trips from Philadelphia: Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square) and Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library (in Winterthur). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, steep yourself in history at Liberty Bell Center, explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and walk around Washington Square.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Philadelphia visit planner.

Traveling by train from Washington DC to Philadelphia takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Trenton.
Museums · Shopping · Parks · Fun & Games
Side Trips

Trenton — 2 nights

Trenton is the capital city of the U.S. state of New Jersey and the county seat of Mercer County. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): walk around Grounds For Sculpture, brush up on your military savvy at Old Barracks Museum, and then snap pictures at Pennsylvania Bridge. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Princeton University Art Museum, then walk around Washington Crossing Historic Park, and then get in on the family fun at Six Flags Great Adventure.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Trenton trip planner.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Trenton takes an hour. Traveling from Philadelphia in October, Trenton is little chillier at night with lows of 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Manhattan.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Side Trips

Manhattan — 3 nights

Manhattan is a city in northeastern Kansas in the United States at the junction of the Kansas River and Big Blue River. When in Manhattan, make a side trip to see Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad in Abilene, approximately Abilene away. The adventure continues: walk around Manhattan City Park, do a tasting at Oz Winery, meet the residents at Sunset Zoo, and look for gifts at OZ Museum.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Manhattan trip tool.

Explore your travel options from Trenton to Manhattan with the Route module. Traveling from Trenton to Manhattan, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in October, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Hartford.
Parks · Museums · Shopping · Wineries
Side Trips

Hartford — 3 nights

Hartford is the capital of the U.S. state of Connecticut. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hartford: Norman Rockwell Museum (in Stockbridge) and Foxwoods Resort Casino (in Mashantucket). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at The Mark Twain House & Museum, get curious at Connecticut Science Center, explore the galleries of Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, and ponder the world of politics at Connecticut State Capitol.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Hartford itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Manhattan to Hartford. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Manhattan in November, plan for a bit cooler days in Hartford, with highs around 52°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Boston.
Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Fun & Games
Side Trips

Boston — 5 nights

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Salem (The House of the Seven Gables & Salem Witch Museum). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, walk around Boston Common, appreciate the history behind New England Holocaust Memorial, and take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston trip website.

Getting from Hartford to Boston by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in November, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Side Trip

United States travel guide

Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

New Jersey travel guide

Casinos · Shopping Malls · Beaches
The Garden State
Often overshadowed by its legendary neighbor, New York, New Jersey holds its own as a land of thriving industrial cities, sprawling farmland, and lively coastal towns. Called the Garden State, New Jersey is a hub of entertainment and cultural attractions for the east coast, from the famous sandy beaches and carnival-like atmosphere of the Jersey Shore to alluring Atlantic City, the Las Vegas of the east. New Jersey also boasts a wealth of historical places to visit, including battle sites and memorials, such as George Washington's Revolutionary War headquarters.