23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Aspen
— 1 night
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Dallas
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
— 2 nights
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 1 night
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New York City
— 4 nights
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Boston
— 3 nights
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Chicago
— 2 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Union Square and Ferry Plaza Farmers Marketfor some retail therapy. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Fort Funston National Park and Baker Beach. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, get curious at Exploratorium, explore the wide array of goods at Macy’s Union Square, and get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco travel route planner.

Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Melbourne to San Francisco. Traveling from Melbourne in December, expect San Francisco to be a bit cooler, temps between 17°C and 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Science Museum
Exploratorium
4.6

1
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Aspen

Aspen ©

Rocky Mountain High

Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Aspen day trip planning site.

You can fly from San Francisco to Aspen in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco to Aspen, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in December, expect Aspen to be cooler, temps between 1°C and -14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Aspen

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Maroon Bells
4.8

2
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Dallas

Dallas ©

Big D

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
On the 20th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Top O'Hill Terrace, then take in the exciting artwork at SiNaCa Studio School of Glass and Gallery, then shop like a local with Lifestylez Nails Spa, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Watters Creek. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at The Mosaic Hideaway, then look for gifts at The Velvet Angel, then appreciate the history behind Freedman's Memorial, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Museum of Memories.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dallas trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Aspen to Dallas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Aspen in December, expect Dallas to be much hotter, temps between 17°C and 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Dallas

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

2
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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, then learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and then take a stroll through Royal Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Louisiana Music Factory, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and finally make a trip to French Quarter.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New Orleans holiday planning site.

Getting from Dallas to New Orleans by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from Dallas in December, with lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in New Orleans

Highlights from your trip
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Historic Walking Area
Garden District
4.7
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Military Museum
The National WWII Museum
4.8

1
night
Atlanta

Atlanta ©

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): stroll through Centennial Olympic Park, then explore the world behind art at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, then see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, and finally take in the exciting artwork at HomeGrown Decatur.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Atlanta online vacation planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Atlanta in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from New Orleans in December, plan for little chillier nights in Atlanta, with lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Atlanta

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
World of Coca-Cola
3.9
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Historic Site
Centennial Olympic Park
4.3

1
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Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 25th (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at Gallery 202, take in the history at Lotz House Museum, see the interesting displays at RCA Studio B, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Centennial Park, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Nashville trip planner.

You can fly from Atlanta to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Nashville is minus 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Atlanta in December, with highs in Nashville at 13°C and lows at 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Nashville

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Lotz House Museum
4.8
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Historic Walking Area
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park
4.7
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Art Gallery
Gallery 202
4.9

4
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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Head to Fifth Avenue and Firenze Jewelsfor some retail therapy. And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, and take a stroll through Times Square.

To plan New York City vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from Nashville to New York City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to New York City. When traveling from Nashville in December, plan for slightly colder days in New York City, with highs around 10°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your trip

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Boston

Boston ©

Beantown

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.
Do your shopping at Faneuil Hall Marketplace and Newbury Street. Visit Freedom Trail and Granary Burying Ground for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Ogunquit (Marginal Way Walkway & Ogunquit Beach). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, visit North End, and admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston online tour itinerary maker.

Getting from New York City to Boston by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In December, Boston is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Boston

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
Museum of Fine Arts
4.8
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Historic Walking Area
Freedom Trail
4.7

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Step out of the city life by going to Veteran Acres Park and Swallow Cliff Stairs. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Art Institute of Chicago and Ernest Hemingway Birthplace. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, admire the landmark architecture of Chicago Cultural Center, examine the collection at Swedish American Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fourth Presbyterian Church.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago online travel route planner.

You can fly from Boston to Chicago in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Boston to Chicago. Traveling from Boston in January, expect Chicago to be a bit cooler, temps between 0°C and -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Cross-country Ski Area
Veteran Acres Park
4.6

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