24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
1
Phoenix
— 4 nights
Drive:  8​h
2
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Drive:  12​h
3
Dallas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h
5
New Orleans
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h
6
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
7
Charlotte
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
8
Arlington
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
New York City
— 4 nights
End: New York City

4
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Phoenix is known for museums, parks, nature, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, explore and take pictures at Chase Field, admire the natural beauty at Desert Botanical Garden, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Phoenix vacation website .

If you are flying in from Nepal, the closest major airport is Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. In September in Phoenix, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 30°C at night. On the 5th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Phoenix

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Horseback Riding Tours
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

2
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, get to know the fascinating history of Canyon Road, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Barrio de Analco, then make a trip to Meow Wolf, then admire the natural beauty at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, and finally stop by Wind River Trading Company.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Fe travel route tool .

Fly from Phoenix to Santa Fe in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. While traveling from Phoenix, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Santa Fe, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens ©
Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens

3
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
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.
When in Dallas, make a side trip to see Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District in Fort Worth, approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Dallas, don't miss a visit to Grassy Knoll, pause for some photo ops at John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza, and admire all the interesting features of AT&T Stadium.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dallas trip maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Santa Fe to Dallas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Santa Fe to Dallas due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Santa Fe in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Dallas, with highs around 39°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, The Escape Game Dallas, AT&T Stadium
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Antonio road trip app .

Traveling by flight from Dallas to San Antonio takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in San Antonio are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
SeaWorld San Antonio ©
SeaWorld San Antonio
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral ©
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral

1
night
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 13th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, and then take a stroll through Garden District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, then take a stroll through Royal Street, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip builder app .

Fly from San Antonio to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Antonio in September, plan for a bit cooler days in New Orleans, with highs around 33°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

1
night
Nashville

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 15th (Sun), see a show at Grand Ole Opry, examine the collection at RCA Studio B, and then sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Bowen Plantation House, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and then take a stroll through Downtown Nashville.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Nashville vacation planning site .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Nashville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be colder in Nashville, with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Charlotte.

Things to do in Nashville

Tours Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Bowen Plantation House
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

1
night
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Carowinds, get lost in a book at Billy Graham Library, and then identify plant and animal life at Latta Plantation Nature Center & Preserve.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Charlotte trip planner.

Fly from Nashville to Charlotte in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Charlotte. September in Charlotte sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Arlington.

Things to do in Charlotte

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Latta Plantation Nature Center & Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Carowinds ©
Carowinds
Billy Graham Library ©
Billy Graham Library

2
nights
Arlington

Arlington ©
Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Go for a jaunt from Arlington to Chantilly to see Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, appreciate the history behind U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial, stroll around Gravelly Point Park, and grab your bike and head to Mount Vernon Trail.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Arlington holiday maker .

You can fly from Charlotte to Arlington in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Arlington can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Arlington

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Mount Vernon Trail ©
Mount Vernon Trail

4
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

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You can fly from Arlington to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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