20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Riga
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Atlanta
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Louisville
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Indianapolis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Chicago
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h
7
Detroit
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Riga

4
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes CNN Studio Tours. Take a break from Atlanta with a short trip to Anna Ruby Falls in Helen, about 1h 55 min away. There's still lots to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium, take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Atlanta, and get in on the family fun at SKYVIEW Atlanta.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Atlanta tour itinerary builder app .

Riga, Latvia to Atlanta is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. Traveling from Riga to Atlanta, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Riga in July: high temperatures in Atlanta hover around 37°C and lows are around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Anna Ruby Falls
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Anna Ruby Falls ©
Anna Ruby Falls

2
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Graceland.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Memphis driving holiday planner.

Fly from Atlanta to Memphis 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 Atlanta to Memphis. In July in Memphis, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. On the 11th (Sat), you're off toNashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland

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.
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and then sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Nashville holiday planner.

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In July in Nashville, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Louisville.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe

2
nights
Louisville

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Distillery Tours as well as Kentucky Science Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, engage your brain at Kentucky Science Center, and then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Louisville trip itinerary planning website .

Drive from Nashville to Louisville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Louisville due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Tours Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Distillery Tours
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum

2
nights
Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): meet the residents at Indianapolis Zoo and then see the interesting displays at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Indianapolis holiday site .

You can drive from Louisville to Indianapolis in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Indianapolis are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Chicago.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis Zoo ©
Indianapolis Zoo

5
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chicago Children's Museum. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, take in the waterfront at Navy Pier, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lincoln Park Zoo.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Chicago online trip maker .

You can drive from Indianapolis to Chicago in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Indianapolis to Chicago due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Chicago are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. You will leave for Detroit on the 21st (Tue).

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

2
nights
Detroit

Detroit ©
Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Henry Ford, then take a leisurely stroll along Detroit RiverFront, and then contemplate the long history of James Scott Memorial Fountain.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Detroit route planner .

Fly from Chicago to Detroit in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Detroit due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dearborn
Highlights from your plan
Greenfield Village ©
Greenfield Village
The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford
Detroit RiverFront ©
Detroit RiverFront

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